The brothers Stefan and Matthias
Bornhofen, born in 1972 and 1977, respectively, grew up in Bad
Kreuznach upon the Nahe in Germany. Already in their school days,
they spent the bigger part of their leisure time developing computer
games for C64, Amiga and PC.
Stefan studied mathematics and computer science
at the University of Mainz. In 2008, he reveived a PhD from the
University Paris-Sud Orsay in the research field of Artificial
Intelligence and Artificial Life. Since then, he holds a teaching
and research position at the EISTI, a computer technology engineering
school located at Cergy near Paris.
Matthias studied mathematics and computer science
as well as music at the University resp. the University of Music
of Freiburg im Breisgau. Since 2007, he is a teacher for music,
mathematics and computer science at the Kolleg St. Sebastian in
Stegen near Freiburg.