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.


Home of the Innovation Lab

The MaD Lab is the home of the Innovation Lab for Wearable and Ubiquitous Computing, where students develop innovative prototypes with industry partners. Application period for upcoming summer term: 16.03.2020 – 21.04.2020 via StudOn!


On February 7, Martin was awarded with the Fritz und Maria Hofmann-Preis by FAU’s Faculty of Engineering. The award was presented by the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Andreas Paul Fröba, during the yearly graduation ceremony. Martin won the award for his Master’s Thesis “...

On January 30, students participating in the Innovation Lab for Wearable and Ubiquitous Computing presented their project to the Mayor of Erlangen and a news team of the Bavarian Broadcasting Corporation. The students developed a smart sensor that can be placed near a tree and detects automatically ...

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...

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. Congratulations Arne!