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I am a PhD student at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics supervised by Prof. Bernt Schiele interested in computer vision and deep learning. Previously, I completed my master degree at RWTH Aachen University and wrote my master thesis at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems supervised by Prof. Andreas Geiger . During my master degree, I also spent a semester abroad at Georgia Tech working with Prof. Irfan Essa . I also hold a bachelor degree from RWTH Aachen University for which I wrote my bachelor thesis in the Computer Vision Group supervised by Prof. Bastian Leibe .

Over the last few years, I worked for RS Computer , Fraunhofer FKIE , the Computer Vision Group and MATHCCES at RWTH Aachen University , Fyusion , MOBIS and Microsoft . I am still working as a freelance web developer.

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What I've been up to ...

In the last few months, I finished my work on weakly-supervised 3D shape completion with a CVPR'18 paper as well as a follow-up journal submission. This means that I will be visiting CVPR this year. Afterwards, I plan to focus on robustness of deep neural networks — for example: why do adversarial examples exist and how can we defend deep neural networks against them? To answer these questions, I will also be visiting MLSS'18 later this summer.22thMAY2018
After submitting my master thesis last week, my time at the Max Planck Institute in Tübingen is coming to an end. I will, however, not leave the Max Planck Institute completely. Instead, starting in October, I will start a PhD position at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics in Saarbrücken. Advised by Prof. Bernt Schiele, I will continue research in computer vision and deep learning.09thOCTOBER2017