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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.

Next talk in the Stochastics Colloquium: 26.10.2016, 11:15, Dr. Itai Dattner (University of Haifa)
"Statistical Learning of Dynamic Systems" (Abstract).
Press release: The yoga poses of ion channels: Scientists from the universities of Melbourne and Göttingen (Dr. Ivo Siekmann, postdoc at the Felix Bernstein Institute for Mathematical Statistics in the Bioscience (FBMS), research group Prof. Dr. Axel Munk) have gained new insights into the complex stochastic patterns of opening and closing observed in ion channels. (Press release).
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.
Wintersemester 2016/17
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
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