• Dr Stefan Maetschke

Dr Stefan Maetschke is a Senior Research Engineer at IBM Research Australia. He was awarded his PhD in computer science from the University of Queensland in 2007.

Major stages in his career include R&D at Siemens, Germany, where he developed kinematic and dynamic robot models to improve trajectorial accuracy; research as a Computational Biologist at the Institute for Molecular Bioscience, Australia with a focus on the inference of biological networks; educational work as an associate lecturer and course coordinator for software engineering courses at the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, Australia; and software development at Google, USA, where he implemented infrastructure and deep-learning methods for privacy protection of Street View imagery. His current research is focused on the development of machine learning methods to support the diagnosis of eye diseases.