Florian Karl


I am a PhD student at the working group for Computational Statistics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich (LMU) in cooperation with the Fraunhofer ADA Center, working on Automatic Machine Learning and Model-Based Optimization.

I hold a Bachelor's Degree (B.Sc.) as well as a Master's Degree (M.Sc.) in Mathematics from Technische Universität München.


Fraunhofer-Arbeitsgruppe für Supply Chain Services SCS

Adalbertstraße 16

D-80799 München

Phone: +49 911 58061 9503

florian.karl [at] iis.fraunhofer.de

Research Interests

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  1. Lindauer M, Karl F, Klier A, Moosbauer J, Tornede A, Müller AC, Hutter F, Feurer M, Bischl B (2024) Position: A Call to Action for a Human-Centered AutoML Paradigm Accepted for Publication at the 41st International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML),
  2. Karl F, Pielok T, Moosbauer J, Pfisterer F, Coors S, Binder M, Schneider L, Thomas J, Richter J, Lang M, Garrido-Merchán EC, Branke J, Bischl B (2023) Multi-Objective Hyperparameter Optimization in Machine Learning – An Overview. ACM Transactions on Evolutionary Learning and Optimization 3, 1–50.
  3. Deng D, Karl F, Hutter F, Bischl B, Lindauer M (2022) Efficient Automated Deep Learning for Time Series Forecasting Joint European Conference on Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery in Databases,