Dr. Wolfgang Wörndl

(Dipl.-Inform., Dipl.-Kfm.)

Technical University of Munich (TUM)
Department for Informatics
Chair of Connected Mobility
formerly Chair of Applied Informatics / Cooperative Systems (Prof. Schlichter)

Managing Director of the Center for Doctoral Studies in Informatics and its Applications (CeDoSIA)

Email: woerndl@in.tum.de
Tel.: +49 89 289 18686
Fax: +49 89 289 18657
Office: Room MI 01.05.043
Address: Boltzmannstr. 3, 85748 Garching b. München

Times of absence:


Teaching WS 2020/21:

The lecture course User Modeling and Recommender Systems (IN2119) is not offered anymore!

Open Students' Projects Topics:

  • none, at this time

List of previous courses

Research interest areas:

  • User modeling and recommender systems
  • Mobile applications and context-aware computing
  • (Mobile) Human-computer interaction
  • Automotive domain, eTourism and travel

Current research focus: Interactive Recommender Systems in Mobile Scenarios

Selected previously funded project: Social and Collaborative Mobility Services in TUM Living Lab Connected Mobility (TUM LLCM)


Try out our Web-based prototypes for travel recommendation:

  • TourRec (with Daniel Herzog and Christopher Lass): Web-based system to recommend a sequence of interesting places for visiting a city
  • Travel Region Recommender: Combine travel regions to recommend a composite trip
  • CityRec (with Linus Dietz and Saadi Myftija): Conversational destination recommender for city trips

Selected current academic activities:

Private interests: Traveling; Photography; Sports (e.g. Baseball and Golf); Outdoors (e.g. Hiking and Skiing); Music, Philosophy and Art.