Dipl.-Ing. Electrical Engineering , Dortmund University, Germany, 1984
Detlef works in the the high-speed systems, signals and processing group within BELL LABs.
Detlef started at Alcatel-Lucent (former SEL) in 1984. He did first work in the research area on ASIC development for high speed transport applications. Later Detlef changed into the business devision, and came back into research in 2007.
Since then Detlef works on signal processing and since 2011 on forward error correction for high speed optical systems.