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Elisabeth Porrmann

Michell Boerger (M.Sc.) is a Scientist at the business unit SQC

Education & Career

Michell received a Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Computer Science from the Technical University of Berlin. He is currently working as a Scientist for the Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS, where he is active in the research group for Smart Cities. Furthermore, he is an active member of the group Quality Engineering for Quantum Computing. In his work at Fraunhofer FOKUS, Michell is involved in several industry and research projects in the areas of Smart Cities, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, IT Security, and Smart Energy. In the BMWi-funded WindNODE project, he developed and evaluated a blockchain-based prototype for a digital energy market (flexibility trading). Currently, he is working in the H2020 project SPATIAL on the challenges and possible solutions of explainable and trustworthy Artificial Intelligence in ICT systems and cybersecurity applications.

Expertise & Areas of Interest

  • Smart Cities
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Network and IT Security
  • Blockchain
  • Cryptography
  • Software- and Network-Architecture
  • Quantum Computing & Quantum Machine Learning
  • Project Management

Projects

Current Projects:

  • H2020 SPATIAL – Explainable and trustworthy Artificial Intelligence in ICT systems and Cybersecurity.
  • Stadt-Land-Fluss (SLF) – Design and prototyping of a digital data platform for economic and nutritional data using Artificial Intelligence methods

Previous Projects:

  • STOA-Panel-Study „Key Enabling Technologies for European technological sovereignty” for the EU Parliament
  • WindNODE – Utilization of Blockchain for the Smart Energy domain

Publications

Fraunhofer publication list
Lämmel, Philipp; Boerger, Michell; Tcholtchev, Nikolay; Ottendörfer, Eva:
Policies and Recommendations for IT Security in Urban Environments from the Morgenstadt Urban Data Partnership Project
In: ERCIM News, (2021), No.127, pp.7-8
urn:nbn:de:0011-n-6410635
Subudhi, Budankailu Sameer Kumar; Catal, Faruk; Tcholtchev, Nikolay; Chiu, Kin Tsun; Rebahi, Yacine; Boerger, Michell; Lämmel, Philipp:
Performance testing for VoIP emergency services: A case study of the EMYNOS platform and a reflection on potential Blockchain utilisation for NG112 emergency communication
In: Journal of ubiquitous systems and pervasive networks, Vol.12 (2020), No.1, pp.1-8