Michael Mommert

Michael Mommert

Michael Mommert

Dr.
Senior Researcher
Institut für Informatik (ICS-HSG)
61-522
Rosenbergstrasse 30
9000 St. Gallen
Main Focuses
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Remote Sensing of Earth
  • Quantification of Climate Change Drivers and Effects
  • Open Source Software Development
Fields of research
  • Application of Computer Vision and Deep Learning to Remote Sensing Data
  • Quantification of Climate Change Drivers and Effects
Further fields of research
Education
Professional Career
  • 2020 - today: Senior Researcher, University of St. Gallen
  • 2018 - 2020: Astronomer, Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, USA
  • 2013 - 2018: Post-Doc/Research Associate, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, USA 
  • 2011 - 2012: Short-term Visiting Scholar, Steward Observatory, University of Arizona, USA
  • 2009 - 2013: PhD student, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, e.V., Berlin, Germany

Teaching Activities
  • Spring term 2021: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, lab course lead
  • Spring term 2021: EMBA 58/59 - W8/3 - Coding für Führungskräfte, lab course support 
  • Fall term 2020: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, lab course support
  • Fall term 2020: Introduction to Machine Learning and Deep Learning, lab course support 
  • Fall term 2016 (Northern Arizona University): Introduction to Python for Scientists
  • Spring term 2016 (Northern Arizona University): Python for Scientists
Affiliations IEEE, SGPF
Awards
  • NASA Planetary Science Early Career Fellow (2017)
  • Northern Arizona University Research and Creative Activity Award as most promising post-doctoral researcher (2016)
  • NASA Group Achievement Award (2015)
  • Asteroid (12893) Mommert named after me (2013)