Medical researchers are well known for self-experiments; computer scientists also have a tendency in that direction. Here is what I'm doing:

About the URI of this page

Background on internationalized URIs

The official URI of this page is The part of interest, D%C3%BCrst, was set up as follows: Take my name (Dürst), encode it with UTF-8, and apply %HH escaping.

It may show up in your browser in various ways:

Typing %C3%BC into your browser is probably a bit complicated. Therefore, the server at is set up (for this single case, at the moment) to also accept Dürst when sent in ISO-8859-1 (Latin-1), and Duerst and Durst.

How to write my name

If for whatever reason you feel that you have to write my name, please use the following: