PD Dr.-Ing. habil. Frank Kienle


Roche Diagnostics GmbH

Sandhofer Strasse 116

68305 Mannheim

Frank Kienle worked for Blue Yonder from 01/2013 to 09/2017, first as a senior data scientist, later as director data science consulting. He is convinced that Industry 4.0 marks the beginning of a new era in which a strong combination of modern software methods and traditional engineering education becomes mandatory. His main focus topics are with machine learning applications and artificial intelligence systems, with focus on delivering value for the customer. Since 10/2017 he is working at Camelot ITLabs and is head of the competence center artificial intelligence and data science.

Frank Kienle, doctor in electrical engineering, has more than 10 years experience in data processing and modern algorithms. From 2006 to 2012 he was an academic advisor at the Technical University Kaiserslautern (TUK). During this time he supervised numerous industrial projects and lectured at the microelectronic systems design research group and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Since 2014 he gives the lecture 'Introduction to Data Science' at TUK.

Research Areas since 2013

  • predictive analytics
  • data science
  • big data applications

Research Areas until 2013

  • LDPC and TC decoder architectures
  • Binary/Duo-Binary Turbo-Codes
  • Multi-dimensional Turbo-Codes
  • Multi-edge type LDPC Codes
  • LDPC Codes for hybrid ARQ
  • Low-Density MIMO Codes
  • Iterative MIMO Demodulation