Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Inf.
Kjeld Engel

Computer Scientist


Personal Data


Birth date: October 2, 1967
Birthplace: Rostock, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania
Citizenship: Germany


Address: University of Regensburg Medical Center
eHealth Competence Center, Franz-Josef-Strauß-Allee 11, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
Email: kengel-nordzz@web.de

Study and education

  • 23th primary/secondary school “Kurt Barthel” in Rostock, 1974-1984
  • 1st extended secondary school “Ernst Thälmann” in Rostock, 1984-1986
  • Study of (chemical) engineering at the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Apparatuses and constructions of substances conversion, 1989-1994
  • Study of informatics at the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Database systems/Technical information systems, 1994-1997


  • Engineer (Diploma Degree), 1994
  • Computer scientist (Diploma Degree), 1997

Professional Life

  • Medical Informatics Department, Institute for Biometry and Medical Informatics, Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Senior Researcher, 1998-2004
  • Health Telematics Project Group, Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS in Erlangen, Senior Researcher, 2004-2006

Working Areas

  • Security, safety, quality in Health Informatics
  • Security domains
  • Security policy and security policy bridging
  • Communication standards (Health Level 7)
  • Communication security, secure messaging, secure channels
  • Network security, Internet security and Web security
  • Firewall-Architectures