english version

Postdoc position: The Institute for Mathematical Stochastics seeks qualified applicants for the position of a postdoctoral researcher starting on or after January 01, 2017. Closing date for applications is October 23, 2016. For more information see here.

Nächster Vortrag im Stochastischen Kolloquium: 26.10.2016, 11:15, Dr. Itai Dattner (University of Haifa)
"Statistical Learning of Dynamic Systems" (Abstract).
Presseinformation: Die Yogastellungen der Ionenkanäle: Wissenschaftler der Universitäten Melbourne und Göttingen (Dr. Ivo Siekmann, wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter am Felix-Bernstein-Institut für Mathematische Statistik in den Biowissenschaften, AG Prof. Dr. Axel Munk) haben herausgefunden, nach welchem System sich Ionenkanäle öffnen und schließen. (Presseinformation der Universität Göttingen).


stepR - an R package for change-point inference

Authors: T. Hotz and H. Sieling


This package includes an implementation of the change-point methods described in the work of


K. Frick, A. Munk and H. Sieling (2013),

Multiscale change-point inference,

Journal of the Royal Statist. Society, Ser. B, with discussion and a rejoinder by the authors,


T. Hotz, O. Schuette, H. Sieling, T. Polupanow, U. Diederichsen, C. Steinem and A. Munk (2013),

Idealizing Ion Channel Recordings by a Jump Segmentation Multiresolution Filter,

IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience





A. Futschik, T. Hotz, A. Munk, H. Sieling (2014),

Multiscale DNA partitioning: statistical evidence for segments,



The package is available on CRAN: