Michael Backenköhler

Address:
Saarland Informatics Campus
Campus E1 3, Room 326
66123 Saarbrücken, Germany

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+49 (0)681 / 302-64104


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I am currently a PhD student at the chair of modeling and simulation. My work focuses on moment-based techniques for stochastic reaction networks with a particular focus on models exhibiting multimodal behaviour.

Publications

  • M. Backenköhler, L. Bortolussi, V. Wolf: Bounding Mean First Passage Times in Population Continuous-Time Markov Chains. arXiv 1910.12562, 2019. (pre-print)
  • M. Backenköhler, L. Bortolussi, V. Wolf: Control Variates for Stochastic Simulation of Chemical Reaction Networks. 17th International Conference on Computational Methods in Systems Biology, Springer LNCS 11773 pp. 42-59, 2019. (pre-print)
  • M. Backenköhler, F. Scherzinger, A. Singla, V. Wolf: Data-Driven Approach Towards a Personalized Curriculum. Proc. of the 11th International Conference on Educational Data Mining, 2018,
  • M. Backenköhler, L. Bortolussi, V. Wolf: Moment-Based Parameter Estimation for Stochastic Reaction Networks in Equilibrium. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (TCBB) 15(4) pp. 1180-1192, 2018.
  • M. Backenköhler, V. Wolf: Student performance prediction and optimal course selection: An MDP approach. 6th International Symposium “From Data to Models and Back (DataMod)” (SEFM), Springer LNCS, 2017.
  • M. Backenköhler, L. Bortolussi, V. Wolf: Generalized Method of Moments for Stochastic Reaction Networks in Equilibrium. 14th International Conference on Computational Methods in Systems Biology, Springer LNCS pp. 15-29, 2016. Best Student Paper!

Teaching

Other Work

I have reviewed manuscripts for CAV 2017, CMSB 2017, MMB 2018, CONCUR 2018, CMSB 2018, ACM SIGSIM PADS 2019, EDM 2019, QEST 2019, CMSB 2019.