Koehn AI is a laboratory specializing in value creation from Artificial Intelligence, providing support for executives of companies and organizations across a range of sectors. The company consists of a core team of AI specialists, experts for business, prototyping and engineering. Our office is located at Gendarmenmarkt right in the center of Berlin, Germany.
Before founding Koehn AI in 2019, Dr. Michael Koehn held a senior position at one of Germany's largest consulting companies specializing in Artificial Intelligence, where he advised and supported clients from sectors automotive, insurance, banking, telecommunications, food industry, retail and logistics. He received his doctorate from the Humboldt University of Berlin for mathematical research on quantum physics and relativity theory and his diploma for his work on number theory and field theory. Subsequently, he conducted research at the University of Pennsylvania and for the Max Planck Society. He holds a postgraduate degree in business from the University of Potsdam. Besides his expertise on deep machine learning, he is a pioneering expert for Linux server administration and cloud computing, and an expert for the major programming, scripting and database query languages.
Dr. David Winnekens studied mathematics and physics at the University of Cambridge and at the Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremburg, where he received his degree for research on quantum physics and relativity theory and a scholarship from the German Academic Scholarship Foundation. Prior to joining Koehn AI full-time in 2021, he wrote his doctoral thesis. He is an expert for algorithm development and an experienced lecturer.
Dr. Dennis Müller received his doctorate for mathematical research on quantum field theory from the Humboldt University of Berlin. He was awarded the Humboldt prize for his thesis as one of the University's top five of the year. Subsequently, he was appointed research fellow at the Niels Bohr Institute in Copenhagen, and filled this role until he joined Koehn AI full-time in 2021. He is an internationally recognized researcher and a passionate lecturer with a comprehensive background in mathematical modelling and algorithm design.
Dr. Shane Farnsworth received his doctorate for research on geometry, particle theory and cosmology from the Perimeter Institute in Canada. He graduated with distinction in mechatronics, robotics and automation engineering at the University of Newcastle, Australia. Prior to joining Koehn AI for 4 days per week in 2022, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the Albert Einstein Institute in Potsdam, where he continues to hold a guest research position. He is an expert for higher mathematics and algorithm development.
Dr. Andrew Wiszniewski received his doctorate for research on biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of Western Australia. Prior to joining Koehn AI in 2023, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology in Potsdam, Germany. He is an expert for statistical methods and the processing of large datasets from scientific experiments.
Dr. Peter Bourgonje received his doctorate for research on computational linguistics from the University of Potsdam. Prior to joining Koehn AI in 2023, he worked as a researcher for natural-language processing at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence in Berlin and for a number of companies as a machine-translation and linguistics expert. He is a guest researcher at the Discourse Research Lab of the University of Potsdam.