Dr. Thomas Natschläger

Scientific Head Data Analysis Systems
Phone: +43 7236 3343 868
Fax: +43 7236 3343 888

Education and employment

2013 present Scientific Head of the Data Analysis Systems Group at the Software Competence Center Hagenberg
2005 2013 Head of the Industrial Data Mining Group at the Software Competence Center Hagenberg
2003 2005 Member of scientific staff at the Software Competence Center Hagenberg
1999 2003 PostDoc at the Institute for Theoretical Computer Science, Technische Universität Graz
  1999 PhD thesis Efficient Computation in Networks of Spiking Neurons – Simulations and Theory
1997] 1999 PhD research at the Institute for Theoretical Computer Science on computation in networks of spiking neurons
1996 1997 Post graduate research at the Institute for Theoretical Computer Science on computation in networks of spiking Neurons
  1996 Masters thesis Raum- zeitliche Strukturen von Berechnungen in biologisch realistischen neuronalen Netzwerken
1989 1996 Student of Telematik at the Technical University Graz

Research (main areas)

machine learning (transfer learning, deep learning, algorithms for interpretable and sparse models), smart data analytics for industrial applications, fault detection and diagnosis, sequence analysis and prediction using reservoir computing and recurrent neural networks, computational neuroscience

Projects

  • MBS-Plus - Multifunktionale Kleinspeicher: Entwicklung von dezentral organisierten Kleinspeicher-Netzwerken zur Optimierung des volkswirtschaftlichen Nutzens, 6.2016-8.2017 (FFG, Energieforschung)
  • dasRES - Strategic Research on Industrial Data Analysis Systems, 1.2015-present (FFG, COMET K1)
  • inFADIA - Industrial Fault Detection, Diagnosis and Prognosis, 1.2015- present (FFG, COMET K1)
  • imPACts - Industrial Methods for Process Analytical Chemistry - From Measurement Technologies to Information Systems, 9.2014-present (FFG, COMET K-Project)
  • RePhrase- Refactoring Parallel Heterogeneous Resource-Aware Applications - A Software Engineering Approach, 4.2015-present (EU, Horizon 2020, ICT-09-2014)
  • EStore-M - Electricity Storage Management, 3.2015-12.2017 (FFG, Energieforschung)
  • ProSAM - Intelligent fault prognosis systems for anticipative maintenance strategies, 12.2014-11.2017 (FFG, IKT der Zukunft), coordinator
  • Smart Maintenance - Ressourcenintelligente Instandhaltung durch Condition Monitoring und antizipative Datenanalyse, 9.2014-12.2017 (FFG, Produktion der Zukunft)
  • MPC-Energy - Model-predictive-control for energy saving and home automation in residential buildings, 3. 2012-12.2014 (EU, government of upper Austria), project leader
  • ParaPhrase - Parallel Patterns for Adaptive Heterogeneous Multicore Systems, 10.2011-3.2015 (EU, FP7, STREP)
  • PAC - Process Analytical Chemistry-Data Acquisition and Data-Processing, 9.2010-8.2014 (FFG, COMET K-Project)
  • VMI - Vertical Model Integration, strategic project, 1.20019-6.2014 ((EU, government of upper Austria), project leader