Simon Dietz

Simon Dietz, M. Sc.

Researcher & PhD Candidate

Lehrstuhl für Maschinelles Lernen und Datenanalytik
Department Artificial Intelligence in Biomedical Engineering (AIBE)

Room: Room 01.020
Carl-Thiersch-Straße 2b
91052 Erlangen

Office hours

Room 01.020,

Academic CV

06/2022 – present Researcher and PhD Candidate
Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen (DE)
Machine Learning and Data Analytics Lab
05/2022 – present Data Scientist and Researcher
Siemens Healthineers, Forchheim (DE)
04/2019 – 09/2021 M.Sc in Medical Engineering “Medical Image and Data Processing”
Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen (DE)
Master’s Thesis:  Machine Learning Methods for Mixed-Type Time Series Analysis.
09/2018 – 02/2019 Internship
STORZ Endoskop Produktions GmbH, Schaffhausen (CH)
Design and Quality Assurance
10/2015 – 02/2019 B.Sc in Medical Engineering
Hochschule Furtwangen University, Villingen-Schwenningen (DE)
Bachelor’s Thesis: Automated Test Stand for Medical Devices with Graphical User Interface. Integration of the Overall System and Test Operation Using a Sample Device.
01/2018 – 04/2018 Semester Abroad
University of New Brunswick, Fredericton (CA)
08/2017 – 12/2017 Internship
STORZ Endoskop Produktions GmbH, Schaffhausen (CH)
Design and Quality Assurance

Research Projects



Scrum Master for the Innovation Lab for Wearable and Ubiquitous Computing (InnoLab)


Student Supervision

Year Name Title
2023 Dmitrii Maksimov Personalized Real-Time Anomaly Detection on Event Sequences

(Master’s Project)

2023 Betelhem Nebebe Sounds Interesting – Neural Visual Attention with Audio-Video Self-Learning Systems

(Master’s Project)

2023 Annika Wünsch Explaining Infuential Diferences in Human Gait Datasets on Machine Learning Tasks

(Bachelors’s Thesis, co-supervision)

2023 Johannes Enk The Art of Shrinking Down Neural Networks

(Research Internship)

2022 Jelina Unger Creating Danger Maps by Combining the Risk Index of Forest Fires and the Accessibility of Regions

(Research Internship)


Partners & Funding Agencies