MICHAEL OSTHEGE

Master student of systems biology at Heidelberg University and a passionate programmer.

Below are some of the projects I am or was involved with.

Take a look and feel free to contact me.

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  • Master Thesis

    since September 2017

    I am building a toolbox for automating Bayesian parameter estimation in Python.

  • Data Science Intern @ Zymergen, Inc.

    January - April 2017

    At Zymergen, I build models and automated their training as Airflow pipelines.

  • 2017
  • Neural Networks @ EMBL

    July - December 2016

    At EMBL Heidelberg I'm building deep neural networks for image classification.

  • RCSwitch for Windows 10 IoT

    I ported the RCSwitch Arduino library to Windows 10 IoT.

  • 2016
  • Systems Biology Master Student

    October 2015 - present

    At Heidelberg University

  • iGEM Aachen 2015

    February - October 2015

    Metabolic engineering of E. coli for methanol metabolism, DIY bioreactors, data analysis and coordinating a highly enthusiastic team. Won Best Manufacturing Project (overgrad), a gold medal and nominated for Best Supporting Software (overgrad).

  • 2015
  • B.Sc. Biotechnology

    October 2011 - September 2014

    Graduated in applied and molecular biotechnology from RWTH Aachen University.

  • iGEM Aachen 2014

    February - November 2014

    Co-founded Aachen's first iGEM team and built a microbial biosensor and measurement device. Won a gold Best Measurement Project (overgrad), Best Supporting Software (overgrad), Safety Commendation and a gold medal.

  • 2014
  • Windows 8/10 Touch Injection

    The TouchInjector takes TUIO messages and injects them as Windows touch input.

  • Kinect-controlled Racing

    Playing racing games without a controller.

  • 2012
  • Multitouch Wall

    Summer 2011

    Built a 56" back-projected multitouch wall with a infrared laserlight plane (LLP)"

  • 2011
  • Multitouch Table

    Fall 2010

    Built a multitouch couch table with infrared injection-FTIR.

  • 2010