Alina Leidinger M.Sc.

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin
Lehrstuhl für Multimodale Mensch-Technik Interaktion
Telefon: +49 821-5982346
Raum: 2039 (N)
Adresse: Universitätsstraße 6a, 86159 Augsburg

Research Interests

Deep Learning, Causality, Fairness

Short Bio

Alina Leidinger started her doctoral studies at the Human-Centered Multimedia group in July 2020. She completed her undergraduate degree in Mathematics at Imperial College London and an MSc in Mathematics in Data Science at Technical University of Munich.

Thesis Supervision

I am supervising master theses in the area of Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Causality, Fairness/Ethical AI.


Possible topics include:

  • Sequential causal modelling and decision making
  • VAE based methods for Causal Inference
  • Causal Fairness, Counterfactual Fairness
  • Ethical AI

I am also open to hear about your ideas for possible topics. If you are interested, feel free to drop me an email with a few lines about yourself, your interests and background. The topic will then be tailored to you.    


Sagonas C, Panagakis Y, Leidinger A, Zafeiriou S. Robust joint and individual variance explained. InProceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition 2017 (pp. 5267-5276).