Former members of the "Theory of Machine Learning" group

PhD students and Postdocs

  • Matthäus Kleindessner (PhD student, 2013 - 2017)
  • Lennard Schulz (PhD student, 2016 - 2017)
  • Tobias Lang (Postdoc, 2015)
  • Morteza Alamgir (PhD student and postdoc, 2010 - 2015)
  • Sven Kurras (PhD student, 2012 - 2015)
  • Samory Kpotufe (Postdoc, 2011 - 2012)
  • Agnes Radl (Postdoc, 2009 - 2011)
  • Markus Maier (PhD student, 2006 - 2010)

Long term visitors

  • Cheng Tang (PhD student at George Washington University, Spring 2017)
  • Rita Morisi (2015, PhD student, Institute of Advanced Studies in Lucca, Italy)
  • Siavash Haghiri (2014, Master student, Sharif University, Iran)
  • Antoine Channarond (2014, Postdoc at ENS Cachan, France)
  • Yoshikazu Terada (2012-2013, PhD student at Osaka University, Japan)
  • Dario Garcia (2010; PhD student at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)
  • Samory Kpotufe (2010, PhD student at the University of California at San Diego)
  • Sebastien Bubeck (2008, Master student at the Ecole normale superieure, France)
  • Odalric-Ambrym Maillard (2008, Master student at the Ecole normale superieure, France)

Undergraduate students (BSc and MSc thesis)

  • Tobias Frangen (2018, MSc thesis in maths): Consistency of relative neighborhood classification rules
  • Leena Chennuru Vankadara (2018, MSc thesis in CS): Metric Embeddings for Machine Learning
  • Sascha Meyen (2016, MSc thesis in CS): Relation between classification accuracy and mutual information
  • Kai Frederking (2015, BSc thesis in CS): The doubling dimension of geometric graphs
  • Robert Kessler (2015, MSc thesis in CS): Using ordinal comparisons in gaming
  • Mehdi Sajjadi (2015, MSc thesis in CS): Peer-grading algorithms: Mean estimator outperforms probabilistic models.
  • Yuliia Orlova (2015, MSc thesis in maths): On the Power of Graph Kernels
  • Longshan Sun (2015, MSc thesis in CS): Algorithms for peer grading
  • Jonas Häring (2015, BSc thesis in maths): Comparing expander graphs to graphs with a low doubling dimension
  • Alexis Engelke (2015, BSc thesis in CS): Dynamic streaming algorithms for graph partitioning
  • Sundus Israr (2014, MSc thesis in maths): Graph kernels for brain networks
  • Julian Busch (2013, BSc thesis in CS): A randomized algorithm for balanced mincuts
  • Rolf Köhler (2010, MSc thesis in maths): Detecting the mincut in very sparse random graphs
  • Philipp Drewe (2009, MSc thesis in maths): Hierarchical clustering and density estimation based on kNN graphs
  • Stephanie Jegelka (2008, MSc thesis in CS): Statistical learning theory approaches to clustering