Prof. Dr. -Ing. Peter Knott holds the Chair of Radar Systems Engineering at the Institute of High Frequency Technology at RWTH Aachen University since September 2017. He is also managing director of the Fraunhofer Institute for High Frequency Physics and Radar Technology FHR in Wachtberg near Bonn. Until August 2016, he was head of its department of Antenna Technology and Electromagnetic Modelling (AEM).

Projects at the Chair of Radar Systems Engineering are concerned with architectures, components and signal processing methods for radar systems in various applications.