Welcome to the MaD Lab!
The researchers in the Machine Learning and Data Analytics (MaD) lab conduct theoretical and applied research for wearable computing systems and machine learning algorithms for engineering applications at the intersection of sports and health care. Our motivation is generating a positive impact on human wellbeing, be it through increasing performance, maintaining health, improving rehabilitation, or monitoring disease.
The MaD Lab is the home of the Innovation Lab for Wearable and Ubiquitous Computing, where students develop innovative prototypes with industry partners.
On 6 December the 2nd ZD.B-Science Slam took place in Munich at the Einstein Kultur. Slammers presented their projects and knowledge to an audience of representatives from business, science, and politics. In his talk "Medical Data - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly" Arne showed how the future of medi...
On December 2-3 2019 Matthias Zuerl and Philipp Dumbach were representing MaD Lab and FAU at the meeting of all Bavarian innovation labs supported by Zentrum Digitalisierung.Bayern (ZD.B) in Augsburg. During these two days Dr. Holger Wittges, Managing Director ZD.B, informed about new focus areas an...
Arne Küderle, one of our PhD students, got awarded the Friedrich Wilhelm Award for his master thesis at the RWTH Aachen.
The Friedrich Wilhelm Award is one of the highest awards at the RWTH Aachen, received by only 24 out of over 10000 annual graduates.
Prof. Dr. Bjoern Eskofier received the ROTARY-Award of Excellence for the good of society, awarded in the Orangery of the FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg. The entire MaD Lab team is very proud!
Congratulations to Dr. MaD Peter Blank, who successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled „Smart Racket – Instrumented Racket as Real-time Feedback Device for Table Tennis".