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Dr. Franz Elsner

Freiberufler, Chief Research Officer / Senior AI developer, res mechanica GmbH

Munich, Deutschland

Skills

Artificial intelligence
Machine learning
Reinforcement learning
Supervised learning
Unsupervised learning
Deep learning
Evolutionäre Algorithmen
Neural Networks
Decision trees
Classification
Regression Analysis
Clustering
Natural language processing
Data Science
Big Data
Datenanalyse
Visualisierung
Statistik
High-performance computing
Cloud Lösungen
Softwareentwicklung
Projektmanagement
Forschung
Python
TensorFlow
Tensorforce
Keras
PyTorch
spaCy
scikit-learn
SciPy
SQLAlchemy
C
C++
CUDA
Fortran
MPI
OpenMP
Mathematica
MatLab
SQL
Git
AWS
Bash (Unix shell)
Linux
Unix
MacOS
Windows

Timeline

Professional experience for Franz Elsner

  • Current , since Oct 2018

    Chief Research Officer / Senior AI developer

    res mechanica GmbH

    - Implementing reinforcement learning algorithms to optimize marketing strategies: + Implementing a PoC to minimize customer churn rates using next-best action marketing + Implementing a recommendation engine for web shops to reduce online returns - Applying supervised learning to problems arising in the field of life sciences: + Developing deep neural networks to automatically diagnose leukemia + Utilize decision trees to facilitate an automated diagnosis of common skin diseases

  • 2 years, Oct 2016 - Sep 2018

    Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

    Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik

    - Developing novel techniques for the exploration of high-dimensional parameter spaces. - Simultaneous measurement of 10^7 correlated parameters. - Quantitative estimate of statistical uncertainties.

  • 3 years, Oct 2013 - Sep 2016

    Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

    University College London

    - Continuing my work for the Planck satellite experiment. - Developing of improved estimators for the data analysis of next generation optical telescopes. - Characterizing the statistical properties of these estimators using large numbers of simulations.

  • 2 years and 10 months, Dec 2010 - Sep 2013

    Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

    Institut d'astrophysique de Paris

    - Joining the international collaboration of the Planck space observatory. - Deriving a statistical model of the data set. - Developing, implementing, and maintaining the software pipeline for the main analysis of Planck. - Verifying the analysis pipeline using large numbers of simulations.

Educational background for Franz Elsner

  • 3 years and 7 months, May 2007 - Nov 2010

    Astrophysik

    Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik

  • 5 years and 1 month, Oct 2001 - Oct 2006

    Physik

    LMU München

Languages

  • English

    Fluent

  • German

    First language

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