Functional Safety

Martin Lange


Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:00

SR-01-014 Building 103


The talk will give a brief introduction to Functional Safety with a focus on legal and normative regulations.

Key topics:

  • What is Functional Safety?
  • Legal and normative background
  • Basic contents of the Functional Safety standards
  • Deriving Safety Functions: risk analysis
  • Safety architectures
  • Requirements on the Functional Safety development process (especially for software)
  • Manufacturing Functional Safety products

Short Bio of the speaker:

  • Study of Physics in Darmstadt and Freiburg
  • PhD in Physics in 2001
  • in 2002: one of the first employees of embeX
  • since 2013: global head of Functional Safety at embeX