President of the Republic of Armenia Dr. Armen Sarkissian visited TUM-IAS


Dr. Armen Sarkissian, the 4th President of the Republic of Armenia, visited the TUM-IAS on February 18, 2019. TUM President Professor Wolfgang A. Herrmann and TUM-IAS Director Professor Ernst Rank welcomed President Sarkissian, the Armenian Ambassador to Germany H. E. Ashot Smbatyan and their delegation. President Sarkissian, a physicists and computer scientist, was especially interested in the concept of the TUM-IAS and in current research projects of the TUM departments Informatics and Physics. TUM professors Stephan Paul and Stefan Schönert presented the Excellence Cluster “Origins” and TUM professor Daniel Cremers presented “Computer Vision@TUM”.

For further pictures of the event see as well the Armenia Presidential Office.


Photographies by Ulrich Benz (TUM).