Prof. Dr. Stefan Funk
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Prof. Dr. Stefan Funk

Chair of Physics and Erlangen Centre for Astroparticle Physics (ECAP)

Application of machine learning algorithms in the context of astroparticle physics and photonics

  • Development of deep-learning-based event reconstruction algorithms for gamma-ray observatories (graph networks, attention-based architectures, and convolutional neural networks)
  • Development of machine-learning and deep-learning-based classifiers for background rejection
  • Analysis of stereoscopic observation data (multi-view image reconstruction)
  • Acceleration of air shower simulations using deep generative models
  • Application of clustering algorithms to gamma-ray data
  • Anomaly detection using deep learning