Bertram Ludäscher is a Professor of Computer Science at the Department of Computer Science and the Genome Center at the University of California, Davis. Prior to joining UC Davis, he worked at the San Diego Supercomputer Center at UC San Diego where until 2004 he was an Associate Research Scientist, leading the Knowledge-Based Information Systems lab.
He received his M.S. in Computer Science (Dipl.-Inform.) from the Technical University of Karlsruhe in 1992, and his Ph.D. (Dr.rer.nat.) in Computer Science from the University of Freiburg in 1998, both in Germany.