Transforming the World

through Mathematics

Independent Junior Research Groups – Alumni

Nicole Mücke,

03/2020 – 06/2021

TU Berlin

Mathematical Foundations of Data Science


Nicole Mücke took up her position as head of the MATH+ Junior Research Group “Mathematical
Foundations of Data Science” at TU Berlin in March 2020.


She is currently working in the field of statistical learning theory, in particular, deep learning, the efficiency of kernel methods, stochastic approximation methods, and statistical inverse problems.


Nicole Mücke studied mathematics both in Potsdam and at HU Berlin. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Potsdam in October 2017. Afterward, she held postdoc positions at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia Center for Convergent Technologies for one year, and for another year at the University of Stuttgart before she returned to Berlin.