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Post-doctoral research assistant: The Institute for Mathematical Stochastics is offering the position of a post-doctoral research assistant in a project funded by the DFG priority programme 1590: "Probabilistic structures in evolution". Closing date for applications is August 5, 2016. For more information see here.

Next talk in the Stochastics Colloquium: 26.10.2016, 11:15, Dr. Itai Dattner (University of Haifa)
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Prof. Dr. Axel Munk
Foto Prof. Dr. Axel Munk

Institut für Mathematische Stochastik

Goldschmidtstrasse 7
37077 Göttingen

Room:Raum 4.111: Goldschmidtstr. 7 (Informatik u.Stochastik), Gebaeude Informatik/Stochastik
Phone:+49 551 39 172111
Fax:+49 551 39 13504
Research interests
  • Statistics: nonparametric regression and multiresolution methods, statistical inverse problems and imaging, shape constraint estimation, qualitative inference, statistics and shape.
  • Statistics in Biophysics: statistical methods for single molecule experiments, nanoscale fluorescence microscopy.
  • Clinical Trials: bioequivalence and noninferiority trials.
  • Econometrics: microstructure noise models.
  • Pattern recognition: analysis of fingerprints.
list of publications
Sommersemester 2016
Curriculum vitae
1967year of birth
10/92Diplom in Mathematics, Georg-August Universität Göttingen
10/1994Dr. rer. nat., Georg-August Universität Göttingen
1995DFG Research Fellowship:TU Dresden, Cornell, The Wharton School, Philadelphia
1996-2000wiss. Assistent, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
1999Habilitation, Fakultät für Mathematik, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
2000Professor for Statistics, Fakultät für Betriebswirtschaft, Universiät GH Siegen
2001Professor for Applied Mathematics, Fakultät für Mathematik, Universität GH Paderborn
2002-2008Chair for Mathematical Stochastics, Georg-August Universität Göttingen
2009 -Felix-Bernstein Chair for Mathematical Statistics
2010 -Max-Planck Fellow at the Max-Planck-Institute for Biophysical Chemistry
Thirds party funded projects




Member of

Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS)
Bernoulli Society
American Statistical Association (ASA)
Deutsche Mathematiker Vereinigung (DMV)

Elected member of the ERC (2008-2012) of the Bernoulli Society
Elected member of the The International Statistical Institute (ISI)
Elected member of the Göttingen Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Elected member of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Academic Service

Associate Editor of

Annals of Statistics (2009 -2012, 2016-  )
Bernoulli (2012 -- )
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B (2013 - )
Journal of Nonparametric Statistics (2008 - )
Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference (2012 - 2016)
Metrika (2008 - 2012)
Statistics & Risk Modeling (2008 - 2014)
Electronic Journal of Statistics (2016 - )