Basic

David Stutz

Employee, Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Informatics

Saarbrücken, Germany

Skills

Deep Learning
Python
PyTorch
Computer Vision
Machine Learning
Data Mining
Pattern Recognition
Data Science
Big Data
Mustererkennung
Bildverarbeitung
Web-Entwicklung
Web Development
C/C++
LaTeX
PHP
JavaScript
HTML
CSS
Teaching
Softwareentwicklung
Software Engineering
Data Visualization

Timeline

Professional experience for David Stutz

  • Current , since Oct 2017

    Researcher

    Max Planck Institute for Informatics

  • 9 months, Jan 2017 - Sep 2017

    Student Research Assistant

    Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems

    As part of my master thesis, I used deep generative models to learn shape priors and perform shape completion in point clouds. Additionally, I worked on KITTI's 3D object detection benchmark, see http://www.cvlibs.net/datasets/kitti/eval_3dobject.php.

  • 3 months, Oct 2016 - Dec 2016

    Web Developer

    RS Computer GmbH & Co. KG

    Responsible for the conception and implementation of a web-based working plan for a medium-sized company. This greatly benefits my software engineering and project management skills.

  • 3 months, Jul 2016 - Sep 2016

    Software Engineering Intern

    Microsoft Ireland

    In the Office Marketplace Experience Team, I worked on Centralized Deployment allowing administrators to distribute Office Add-Ins within organizations. The experience improved my software engineering and communication skills and taught me to continuously reflect and learn.

  • 3 months, Apr 2016 - Jun 2016

    Front Camera Intern

    Mobis Parts Europe N.V.

    Development of an experimental prototype to evaluate deep learning techniques for pedestrian detection. I got first-hand insights on advanced driver assistance systems, their requirements and the problems faced during development.

  • 11 months, May 2015 - Mar 2016

    Student Researcher

    Computer Vision Group, RWTH Aachen University

    Starting with the results from my bachelor thesis, published at GCPR 2015, I worked towards a more comprehensive comparison of recent superpixel algorithms. I improved my academic writing and presentation skills and learned to value reproducible research.

  • 11 months, May 2015 - Mar 2016

    Research Scientist

    Fyusion Inc.

    I developed experimental prototypes tackling various computer vision problems including line segment and keypoint tracking, statistical clustering and pedestrian detection. By working from home, I learned to communicate results and problems effectively and self-organize my work.

  • 7 months, Oct 2014 - Apr 2015

    Webentwickler

    RS Computer

    Entwicklung von Plugins und Templates für Content Management Systeme (z.B. Wordpress und CMSimple). Konzeption, Entwicklung und Wartung von Web-Anwendungen für mittelständige Unternehmen.

  • 6 months, Oct 2014 - Mar 2015

    Webentwickler

    RS Computer GmbH & Co. KG

    I worked on several web development and design projects including plugin and theme development for content management and e-commerce systems. This experience improved my software engineering skills regarding popular web technologies.

  • 6 months, Apr 2014 - Sep 2014

    Tutor, "Mathematical Foundations II"

    RWTH Aachen University

    As tutor for "Mathematical Foundations II", I presented weekly exercises to a group of roughly 30 students, graded their homework and final exams as well as acted as general contact person. This experience improved my mathematical understanding as well as communication and presentation skills.

  • 6 months, Oct 2013 - Mar 2014

    Tutor, "Calculus"

    RWTH Aachen University

    As tutor for "Calculus", I presented weekly exercises to a group of up to 50 students, graded their homework and final exams as well as acted as general contact person. This experience improved my mathematical understanding as well as communication and presentation skills.

  • 5 years and 3 months, Jan 2009 - Mar 2014

    Web Developer

    RS Computer GmbH & Co. KG

    I worked on several projects involving plugin and theme development for content management and e-commerce systems as well as web design. Additionally, I developed individual solutions for specific problems in medium-sized companies. Overall, I was able to improve my programming and software engineering skills and gather hands-on experience in project management.

  • 2 months, Aug 2012 - Sep 2012

    Student Employee

    Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics

    I worked on visualizing web analytics data using d3.js. This experience introduced me to the topic of data visualization and improved my software engineering skills, especially regarding visualization and animation using JavaScript.

  • 1 month, Mar 2012 - Mar 2012

    Student Employee

    Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics

    I developed an import and export module for the open source analytics framework Piwik. I was able to improve my software engineering skills, especially regarding web technologies.

  • 3 months, May 2011 - Jul 2011

    Student Employee

    Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics

    I developed a web interface for a web analytics application allowing the user to run complex query against the underlying database. The work fostered my programming and software engineering skills and had significant impact on my decision to pursue computer science.

  • 1 month, Oct 2009 - Oct 2009

    Intern

    Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics.

    I was introduced to C++ programming, modeling using Blender and animation in X3D. This experience allowed me to gather hands-on experience within a big research institution.

Educational background for David Stutz

  • Current , since Oct 2017

    Computer Science

    Max Planck Institute for Informatics & Saarland University

    Expected in 2020.

  • 5 months, Jan 2015 - May 2015

    Computer Science

    Georgia Institute of Technology

    Courses: Statistical Techniques in Robotics, Probabilistic Graphical Models, Special Problems in Computer Vision Also worked in Prof. Irfan Essa's group on video segmentation using intrinsic video.

  • 3 years, Oct 2014 - Sep 2017

    Computer Science

    RWTH Aachen University

    GPA: 1.0 (with Distinction, Top of Class); Selected Courses: Mathematical Image Processing, Data Science, Data Mining, Artifical Intelligence, Convex Optimization, Project Management; Thesis: "Learning Shape Completion from Bounding Boxes with CAD Shape Priors"

  • 3 years and 1 month, Oct 2011 - Oct 2014

    Computer Science

    RWTH Aachen University

    GPA: 1.1 (with Distinction); Selected Courses: Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Numerical Analysis, Complexity Theory, Model-Based Software Engineering; Thesis: "Superpixel Segmentation using Depth Information"

  • 8 years and 8 months, Aug 2002 - Mar 2011

    Gymnasium Calvarienberg

    GPA: 1.2; Majors: Physics, English, Mathematics, Geography

Languages

  • German

    First language

  • English

    Fluent

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