DI (FH) Michael Zwick

Senior Research Project Manager Data Science
Research Team Lead Scalable Optimization and Control


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Michael Zwick is a Senior Project Manager and Industrial Researcher for Data Science with a focus on Industrial Process Optimization and over 16 years of experience in various research areas such as Data Analysis Systems, Knowledge-based Technologies and Database Technology.


Research Interests

  • Industrial Process Optimization (Virtual Sensors in Industrial Manufacturing)
  • Open-World Machine Learning, automatic segmentation (e.g. for human-robot collaboration)
  • Multi-Task Learning, Edge ML, Federated Learning
  • Hyperdimensional Computing


Key Facts

  • Dipl-Ing (FH) in Software Engineering for Medical Purposes from the University of Applied Sciences (FH) Hagenberg (Thesis: "Biometric Signature Recognition").
  • Senior Research Project Manager for the Research Focus "Predictive Analytics & Optimization".
  • Managed various multi-firm projects within the FFG COMET funding program (Deepred, moFOCS, AVOS) together with industry partners.
  • Project Manager for several contract research projects (StraightWire, Slitting Optimization, ...) together with industry customers.