Felix M. Riese

Felix M. Riese

Data Scientist

OmicEra Diagnostics

Hey, I am Felix.

I am a physicist with a Ph.D. in remote sensing & artificial intelligence (AI), and an MBA. My passion is technology, my mission is changing the world to the better with the help of AI and first-principles thinking. Currently, I am working at OmicEra Diagnostics, a leading proteomics start-up in Munich.

Reach out to me via e-mail or LinkedIn.

Interests
  • Data Science & Artificial Intelligence
  • Life Sciences & Health Diagnostics
  • Remote Sensing
  • Startups & Entrepreneurship
  • Fitness & Strength Training
  • 10k Runs & Multi-Day Hikes
Education
  • MBA, 2021

    Collège des Ingénieurs

  • Ph.D. in Remote Sensing and AI, 2020

    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

  • M.Sc. in Particle Physics, 2017

    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

  • B.Sc. in Physics, 2014

    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Experience

More details on LinkedIn

 
 
 
 
 
Data Scientist
Feb 2021 – Present Munich (DE)
 
 
 
 
 
MBA Consultant | Digital Biomarkers
Jul 2020 – Jan 2021 Basel (CH)
Pharma Research and Early Development (pRED) Informatics - Digital Biomarker. Main tasks: Management Consulting, Change Management, Data Analysis, Project Management
 
 
 
 
 
Consultant | Data Science, AI, and Computer Vision
Feb 2020 – Jan 2021 Karlsruhe (DE)
Freelancing consultant for Data Science, AI, and Computer Vision.
 
 
 
 
 
Data Science Intern
Sep 2019 – Dec 2019 Sydney (AU)
Design and implementation of crop type classifier based on satellite images in Python; developed parallelized software on Google Cloud.
 
 
 
 
 
Researcher & Ph.D. Candidate | AI & Remote Sensing
May 2017 – Jun 2020 Karlsruhe (DE)
Development of unsupervised, supervised, and semi-supervised machine learning tools; research in the estimation of soil moisture, soil type, water quality parameters, and land-use; data acquisition with hyperspectral camera, DJI drones, and multiple other sensor systems.
 
 
 
 
 
University Lecturer
Jan 2016 – May 2018 Karlsruhe (DE)
Lectures and exams for linear algebra, analysis, statistics, and knowledge-based systems.

Projects

Personal and professional projects, see also GitHub

*
AI in Healthcare

AI in Healthcare

Artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms, platforms, and tools in healthcare.

Deep Learning for Remote Sensing

Deep Learning for Remote Sensing

Development of deep learning methods for remote sensing applications.

SUSI

SUSI

Development of supervised self-organizing maps (SUSI) for regression and classification.

Trust Project

Trust Project

Sustainable drinking water supply for prosperous regions with water shortage.

Mathematics lectures

Mathematics lectures

Lectures about linear algebra, analysis, statistics and knowledge-based systems at the DHBW Karlsruhe.

KAMUN 2016

KAMUN 2016

I was conference manager at the Karlsruhe Model United Nations (KAMUN) conference 2016.

Publications

Articles, book chapters, and datasets as listed on GoogleScholar