Quay Au


I am a PhD student at the working group for Computational Statistics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich in cooperation with Audi AG, working on using machine learning to solve human computer interaction problems.

I have a Bachelor's Degree (B.Sc.) in Mathematical Economics from the University of Bielefeld and a Master's Degree (M.Sc.) in Statistics from the TU Dortmund.


Institut für Statistik

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Ludwigstraße 33

D-80539 München

Room 459

Phone: +49 89 2180 2925

quay.au [at] stat.uni-muenchen.de

Research Interests

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  1. Schoedel R, Au Q, Völkel S et al. (2017) Digital footprints of sensation seeking: a traditional concept in the big data era.
  2. Völkel ST, Graefe J, Schödel R et al. (2018) I Drive My Car and My States Drive Me Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications - AutomotiveUI ’18, pp. 198–203. ACM Press, New York, New York, USA.
  3. Probst P, Au Q, Casalicchio G, Stachl C, Bischl B Multilabel Classification with R Package mlr.
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  4. Stachl C, Hilbert S, Au Q et al. (2017) Personality Traits Predict Smartphone Usage (C Wrzus, Ed.). European Journal of Personality 31, 701–722.
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