Dr. Markus Wenzel

Dr. Markus Wenzel is a senior scientist in the Applied Machine Learning Group at Fraunhofer HHI's Artificial Intelligence Department. In his research, he is particularly interested in using machine learning to address problems from the life sciences, neuroscience and medicine. Results of his research have been published in various renowned scientific journals, such as Bioinformatics, BMJ Health & Care Informatics, BMC genomics, Frontiers in Neuroscience, Journal of Neuroscience, Journal of Neural Engineering, Journal of Medical Systems, Nature Digital Medicine, IEEE CSM,  PloS one, and The Lancet. In addition, he supports the AI standardization initiative of the ITU/WHO focus group on “AI for Health” as co-chair of the working group “Operations” and as deliverable editor. He received his PhD (summa cum laude) from Technische Universität Berlin, for research on brain-computer interfacing using machine learning, completed graduate studies (with distinction) in neurobiology, bioinformatics and biophysics at Albert-Ludwigs- Universität Freiburg, and has conducted research at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon, the Berlin Institute for Medical Systems Biology, and the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience.

Recent publications (2019-present; see G-Scholar for 2012-2018)