Christoph Berger, M.Sc.

Christoph Berger, M.Sc.

  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
    Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
    Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik und Marketing
    Kaiserstraße 89, 76133 Karlsruhe

Research Interests


  • Interoception & Mental Health, Well-being and Flow-Experience @ Knowledge Work
  • Detection of Mental (Flow) and Affective States
  • Emotion Expression / Facial Behavior Analysis (especially camera-based, e.g. Noldus FaceReader®)
  • Experimental Research & Survey Studies
  • Quantitative & Qualitative Methods




  • KD2School - Graduate School on Adaptive Systems for Economic Decision Making
  • Management Team KD2Lab

Curriculum Vitae

05/2022 - Today Doctoral Researcher IISM
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

03/2020 - 04/2022

Research Assistant / Research Associate IISM
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
10/2018 - 09/2021 # Bachelor of Science - Psychology
University Koblenz-Landau (final grade: passed with Distinction / 1.1)
04/2012 - 06/2018 Development Engineer for Radar-/Camera-based Assistance and Safety Systems for heavy Weight Trucks
Daimler AG (Development-/Research-Center of Mercedes-Benz Trucks Europe, Wörth am Rhein)
03/2009 - 08/2012 # Master of Science (FH) - Vehicle Systems Technology
Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences (final grade: Excellent)
09/2008 - 03/2012 Development Engineer for electropneumatic Braking Systems for heavy Weight Trucks
Daimler AG (Development-/Research-Center of Mercedes-Benz Trucks Europe, Wörth am Rhein)
10/2006 - 08/2008 Engineer for Automization, Robotics and electrical / electronical Plant Construction
Daimler AG (Cab Bodyshell of Production Plant of Mercedes-Benz Trucks Europe, Wörth am Rhein)
10/2003 - 09/2006

# Diplom-Ingenieur (BA) - Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Automization)
Cooperative State University Mannheim (final grade: 1.5)

# Bachelor of Science with First Class Honours - Electrical Engineering
The Open University (final grade: with First Class Honours)



Detecting Flow Experiences in the Field Using Video- Based Head and Face Activity Recognition: A Pilot Study.
Berger, C.; Knierim, M.T.; Weinhardt C.
2021. NeuroIS Retreat 2021: June 1-3, 2021.

Open-source concealed EEG data collection for Brain-computer-interfaces - neural observation through OpenBCI amplifiers with around-the-ear cEEGrid electrodes.
Knierim, M. T.; Berger, C.; Reali, P.
2021. Brain-computer interfaces. doi:10.1080/2326263X.2021.1972633