Katrin Franke, Professor of Computer Science | Forensic Data Science | Machine Learning | Computational Forensics Norwegian University of Science and Technology
CCIS & NTNU 38Mio project in cooperation with Research Council and the Police.
Katrin Franke is professor of computer science at the NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology / Centre for Cyber and Information Security (CCIS). In 2005 she obtained her Ph.D. degree at the Artificial Intelligence Institute, University of Groningen, The Netherlands. She is an alumni of the Technical University of Dresden in Germany.
In 2007 Katrin Franke joint the Norwegian Information Security laboratory at Gjøvik University College in Norway. She conducts research in Computational Forensics, supervises Ph.D. projects and teaches courses in Machine Learning and Pattern Recognition at the PhD and master level. She is appointed in the Research and Advisory board at Gjøvik University College.
Dr. Franke has published more that 70 scientific papers including one patent. She regularly reviews technical papers for research organizations, international conferences, and some leading scientific journals, like IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI), International Journal on Document Analysis and Recognition (IJDAR) where she also serves as an associate editor. She is a member of the World Federation on Soft Computing (WFSC)and the World-Wide-Web Consortium (W3C) where she contributes to the international standardization of InkML, an Xml-application for handwriting data. She is a member of several international program committees. She is involved in the organization of international conferences; the most prominent among them is the International Workshop on Computational Forensics (IWCF). Dr. Franke is a founding member of the IAPR-TC6 on Computational Forensics founded in 2008 and serves currently as its chair.
Katrin Franke is an IAPR* Young Investigator Awardee in the year 2009. (* International Association of Pattern Recognition)