Daniel Schalk



After previously being a student assistant at the working group Computational Statistics at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, I joined it as a PhD student in june 2018 with a main focus on machine learning.

I have a Bachelor's Degree (B.Sc.) in Business Mathematics and Actuarial Sciences from the University of Applied Sciences Rosenheim and a Master's Degree (M.Sc.) in Statistics from the LMU Munich.


Institut für Statistik

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Ludwigstraße 33

D-80539 München

Room 344, 3rd floor

Phone: +49 89 2180 3196

daniel.schalk [at] stat.uni-muenchen.de

Research Interests

You Can Find me on


  1. Daniel Schalk BB Janek Thomas (2018) compboost: Modular Framework for Component-Wise Boosting. JOSS 3, 967. JOSS.