Prof. Dr. Steffen Herbold

Institute for Software and Systems Engineering

Methods and Applications of Machine Learning

Office Hours

Please make an appointment via email.

 

Social Media 

twitter.com/HerboldSteffen

 

CV

  • Since October 2021: Professor for Methods and Applications of Machine Learning at the TU Clausthal
  • Apr 2021-Oct 2021: Substitute Professor for Methods and Applications of Machine Learning at the TU Clausthal
  • Apr 2020-Mar 2021: Substitute Profesor for Efficient Algorithms at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Oct 2018-Mar 2020: Substitute Professor for Machine Learning at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Aug 2012-Sep 2017: PostDoc in the research group Software Engineering for Distributed Systems of Prof Dr. Jens Grabowski at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Oct 2008-Jul 2021: PhD student and research assistant in the research groups Theoretical Computer Science of Prof. Dr. Stephan Waack and Software Engineering for Distributed Systems of Prof. Dr. Jens Grawbowski at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Apr 2007-Sep 2008: M.Sc. student in the Applied Computer Science program at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  • Oct 2005-Mar 2007: B.Sc. student in the Applied Computer Science program at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen 

Research

  • Quality assurance of software for machine learning
  • Ethical and explainable AI
  • Analysis of data with machine learning
  • Evidence-based software engineering

 

Awards

  • Top-5 Paper of 2020 of the Journal and Systems and Software for the paper “Are Unit and Integration Test Definitions Still Valid for Modern Java Projects? An Empirical Study on Open-Source Projects
  • Distinguished Artifact Award of the “36th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance and Evolution” for the paper “Static source code metrics and static analysis warnings for fine-grained just-in-time defect prediction
  • Outstanding Reviewer 2018 Award from the Information and Software Technology Journal, Elsevier
  • Best Industry Paper Award of the “24th IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering” for the paper “Performance Tuning for Automotive Software Fault Prediction
  • ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award of the “13th International Conference on Mining Software Repositories” for the paper “Addressing Problems with External Validity of Repository Mining Studies Through a Smart Data Platform
  • Best Paper Award of the „9th International Conference on Predictive Models in Software Engineering” for the paper “Training data selection for cross-project defect prediction
  • DASMA Diplomarbeiten-Preis 2008 for the M.Sc. thesis “Detection of feature freezes using clustering algorithms

 

Publications

http://www.sherbold.de/index.php/publications/

Contact

Phone: +49 5323 / 72-7120
Fax: +49 5323 / 72-99 7120
E-Mail: steffen.herbold@tu-clausthal.de

Address
Clausthal University of Technology
Institute for Software and Systems Engineering
Building C10, Room 219a
Arnold-Sommerfeld-Str. 1
38678 Clausthal-Zellerfeld
Germany