IAM

Check out our latest research on weakly-supervised 3D shape completion.

TAG»CAREER«

ARTICLE

STEM-Award IT 2018 First Price

In September, I was honored to receive the STEM-Award IT 2018 for the best master thesis on autonomous driving. The award with the topic “On The Road to Vision Zero” was sponsored by ZF, audimax and MINT Zukunft Schaffen. The jury specifically highlighted the high scientific standard of my master thesis “Learning 3D Shape Completion under Weak Supervision”.

More ...

ARTICLE

t-SNE, 3D Vision and Being a Good CVPR Citizen — Notes from CVPR’18

Last week, I attended my very first CVPR in Salt Lake City, where I also presented my work on weakly-supervised 3D shape completion. In the course of the week, I attended several tutorials as well as all oral and poster sessions. In this article, I want to share my notes and some general comments.

More ...

ARTICLE

Qualification Exam “Learning Shape Completion from Bounding Boxes with CAD Shape Priors”

At at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics, PhD students — which are enrolled in the Saarbrücken Graduate School for Computer Science — have to pass a qualification exam. In this article, I want to share the slides of my qualification exam talk.

More ...

ARTICLE

What I Learned about PhD Programs

In the last few months, I started to pursue a PhD. Although I did not have many options, also because I decided not to apply to many programs, I found choosing the right PhD incredible difficult. In this article, I want to share some of my insights.

More ...

ARTICLE

Invited Talk on Superpixels at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics in Saarbrücken

In April, I visited Prof. Bernt Schiele’s Computer Vision and Multimodal Computing Department at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics in Saarbrücken. Aside from a presentation on my recent superpixel benchmark, I also met many interesting people and learned a lot about a career in research.

More ...

ARTICLE

Mission Statements From My PhD Applications

In the last few months I applied to two different PhD programs offered by the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems in Tübingen. In this article, I want to share the mission statements required for the applications.

More ...

ARTICLE

Tips and Tricks for Studying Computer Science at RWTH Aachen University

There are many things worth knowing about studying computer science at RWTH Aachen University. This article presents a collection of tips and tricks regarding specific courses as well as studying computer science in general.

More ...

ARTICLE

Rethinking my Curriculum Vitae – Experimenting with “Personal” Identity

This article presents my freshly designed Curriculum Vitae – inspired by Corporate Identity and available on GitHub.

More ...

ARTICLE

Motivation Statement for an Exchange Semester at Georgia Tech

In this article, I want to share the motivation statement which I submitted as part of my application at Georgia Tech. I hope it will be of help for other students in writing good motivation statements.

More ...

ARTICLE

Preparing for a Microsoft Interview – Reading List

There are many articles on preparing for coding interviews; this is my personal reading list for preparing for a Microsoft Interview (from a C++ perspective).

More ...