Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Hans-Dieter Schütte

Fachgebiet Nachrichtentechnik/Digitale Signalverarbeitung
Fachbereich Technik

+49 (0) 481 8555-335

+49 (0) 481 8555-301


Gebäude: 1.2, Raum: 1.041

Fritz-Thiedemann-Ring 20
25746 Heide

Curriculum Vitae


Dipl.-Ing. in Electrical Engineering (Communications), University of Paderborn, Germany
Dr.-Ing. Dissertation: "Digital Filters for complex and hypercomplex Signals"; University of Paderborn, Germany

Brief Career Details

1985 - 1990
Research assistant at University of Paderborn, Germany, working on network theory and complex digital filters.
1990 - 1994
R&D engineer at Deutschen Thomson-Brandt GmbH, Villingen (Thomson Consumer Electronics, Corporate Research; today Thomson Multimedia). Working on digital magnetic recording, digital terrestrial television within the framework of German (BMBF) and European (RACE) R&D projects, i.e. HDTVT and dTTb, IC concept engineering.
1994 - 1997
Professor for communications/signal processing at Schmalkalden University of applied sciences, department of electrical engineering.
since 1997
Professor for communications at FH-Westküste, University of applied Sciences.
Member of VDI, VDE and IEEE.


1989 H.-D. Schütte,
On Adaptors for Complex Wave Digital Filters, Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. on Circuits and Systems, Portland/Oregon
1990 H.-D. Schütte, J. Wenzel,
Hypercomplex Numbers in Digital Signal Processing, Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. on Circuits and Systems, New Orleans.
1994 H.-D. Schütte, H.-J. Kluth,
Videorecorder mit Aufzeichnung eines PALplus-Helpersignals, Offenlegungsschrift DE 4317 130 A1, H04 N 9/79
1994 Paul G. M. de Bot, Bernard Le Floch, Vittoria Mignone, H.-D. Schütte,
An Overview of the Modulation and Channel Coding Schemes Developed for Digital Terrestrial Television Broadcasting within the dTTb Project, International Broadcasting Convention (IBC 1994), Amsterdam
1995 H.-D. Schütte,
Aspect of digital television transmission technology (in german), in W. Hirsch(ed.): Fernsehen - Perspektiven eines Alltagsmediums, Reihe Schmalkalden Band 1, LIT Verlag Münster, Germany, 1995.
2004 H.-D. Schütte, H.-J. Naumann,
Substitution of RS422 Navigation Sensor Networks Using Bluetooth Communication for Integrated Bridges on Vessels, 15th IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2004): Barcelona.


Courses in signals and systems, fundamentals of communications, digital signal processing, television technology, multimedia. Experience in distance education using ISDN (H.320) video teleteaching in collaboration with University of applied sciences University of Applied Sciences Hochschule Emden  and University of Applied Sciences and Arts Fachhochschule Dortmund, both Germany.

Research & Projects

Research Projects

1999 - 2001 Virtuelle Fachhochschule (funded by BMBF)
2001 - 2004 AUTENDIB (funded by BMBF)

Research Interests

Digital Signal Processing (complex digital filters), Digital Communications (modulation, coding), Global Positioning System (GPS), applications of multimedia for distant learning