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G-RIPS Projects 2019

The sponsors and projects for 2019 include:
1. 1000shapes (Biotechnology)

Company: 1000shapes GmbH is a ZIB spin-off that transfers research in life sciences into products for clinical applications.

Project: The project will deal with the integrative analysis of large medical data sets coming from a large study about knee osteoarthritis, one of the most common causes of disability in adults. Based on clinical, imaging, genomics and proteomics data the project team will work on and with state-of-the-art algorithms for analyzing this data. The ultimate goal is to integrate the single data sources into a large modelling framework which allows detection / diagnosis of the disease.

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2. Deutsche Bahn (Public Transport):

Company: Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the Germany’s major railway company. It transports on average 5.4 million customers every day.

Project: You will learn to think about the railway network at DB from a planner’s perspective. Making up ICE rotations sounds easy at first, but you will soon find out that a lot of constraints have to be taken into account and do not forget about the size of Germany’s rail network!

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3. Deloitte Deutschland (Data Analysis)

Company: Deloitte provides audit, risk advisory, tax, financial advisory, and consulting services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries. Deloitte’s approximately 286,000 professionals are committed to making an impact that matters.

Project: The goal of this project is to analyze data anomalies in the context of credit card data. Based on anonymized credit card transactions, time series patterns need to be analyzed in order to detect payment fraud. Based on both statistical and machine learning approaches, competing fraud detection models will be investigated.