Truong-Sinh An

Project Manager R&D

Truong-Sinh An studied Computer Science at the Technical University of Berlin (TUB). He received his diploma degree (Dipl-Inf.) with the completion of his thesis "Development of a Recommendation as a Service Platform using NoSQL Database Technology" (RaaS) at Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems (FOKUS) in 2014. 

He worked at the Business Unit Future Applications and Media (FAME) with contributions to the national and international industry and research projects TV Predictor, webinos and FIcontent before he worked as a Scientific Assistant and Software Developer at the Beuth University of Applied Science in Berlin where he was responsible for the technical management in the "Smart Learning" projects (national BMBF-funded projects SLHw and SLOW), focussing on learning analytics and anomaly detection in technology enhanced learning (TEL) from 2015 until 2018. Since 2019 he was working as a Software Engineer for the BitTubes GmbH focusing on media specific web technologies, authoring tools and R&D in the Horizon 2020 project 5G-MEDIA. 

In 2020, he returned to FOKUS and is currently employed as a Scientific Assistant and Project Manager at the Business Unit FAME. There, he specializes in the R&D of topics dealing with future mobile and web applications and technologies, as well as with topics in the artificial intelligence area.


Fraunhofer publication list
Pham, Stefan; Avelino, Mariana; Silhavy, Daniel; An, Truong-Sinh; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Standards-Based Streaming Analytics and its Visualization
(Multimedia Systems Conference (MMSys) <12, 2021, Istanbul; Online>)
In: Özgu, Alay (Editor): MMSys 2021, 12th ACM Multimedia Systems Conference. Proceedings: September 28 - October, 1, 2021, Istanbul, Turkey. New York: ACM, 2021, pp. 350-355
An, Truong-Sinh; Merceron, Agathe; Krauß, Christopher:
Können typische Lernverhalten, wie sie in MOOCs gefunden wurden, auch in anderen Kursen auftauchen?
(Research Day <3, 2017, Berlin>)
In: Research Day 2017. Stadt der Zukunft: Tagungsband. 05.07.2017. Berlin: Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag, 2018, pp. 88-93
An, Truong-Sinh; Krauss, Christopher; Merceron, Agathe:
On the emergence of typical behaviours in LMS
(E-Learning Fachtagung Informatik (DeLFI) <16, 2018, Frankfurt>)
In: Schiffner, D.: Pre-Conference-Workshops der 16. E-Learning Fachtagung Informatik 2018. Proceedings. Online resource: Co-located with 16th e-Learning Conference of the German Computer Society (DeLFI 2018), Frankfurt, Germany, September 10, 2018. Frankfurt, 2018. (CEUR Workshop Proceedings 2250), Paper 6, 10 pp.
An, Truong-Sinh; Krauss, Christopher; Merceron, Agathe:
Can typical behaviors identified in MOOCs be discovered in other courses?
(International Conference on Educational Data Mining (EDM) <10, 2017, Wuhan>)
In: Hu, Xiangen (Editor): 10th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, EDM 2017. Proceedings. Online resource: Wuhan, China, June 25-28, 2017. Wuhan, 2017, pp. 220-225
Krauß, Christopher; Merceron, Agathe; An, Truong-Sinh; Zwicklbauer, Miggi; Dinziol, Martin; Scharp, Michael:
"Smart Learning". Ein digitaler Lernbegleiter für die berufliche Bildung
(Research Day <2016, Berlin>)
In: Gross, Monika (Ed.): Research Day 2016 Stadt der Zukunft. Tagungsband: 5.7.2016, studiere - Stadt der Zukunft!, Berlin. Berlin: Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag, 2017, pp. 66-71
Krauss, Christopher; Merceron, Agathe; An, Truong-Sinh; Zwicklbauer, Miggi; Steglich, Stephan; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Teaching advanced web technologies with a mobile learning companion application
(World Conference on Mobile and Contextual Learning (mLearn) <16, 2017, Larnaca>)
In: Loizides, Fernando (Editor): mLearn 2017, 16th World Conference on Mobile and Contextual Learning. Proceedings: Larnaca, Cyprus, October 30 - November 01, 2017. New York: ACM, 2017, Art. 29, 4 pp.
Zwicklbauer, Miggi; Krauss, Christopher; An, Truong-Sinh; Merceron, Agathe; Kania, Jost-Peter; Scharp, Michael:
Mobiles Lernen in der beruflichen Bildung mit dem digitalen Lernbegleiter: Vortrag gehalten auf der Learntec 2016, 26.01.2016, Karlsruhe, Germany
(Internationale Fachmesse und Kongress "LEARNTEC" <24, 2016, Karlsruhe>)
Krauss, Christopher; Merceron, Agathe; An, Truong-Sinh; Zwicklbauer, Miggi; Arbanowski, Stefan:
The smart learning approach - a mobile learning companion application
(International Conference on Mobile, Hybrid, and On-line Learning (eLmL 2016) <8, 2016, Venice>)
In: White, Stephen (Editor): ElmL 2016, Eighth International Conference on Mobile, Hybrid, and On-line Learning: April 24-28, 2016; Venice, Italy. IARIA, 2016, pp. 13-16