Sven Eckhardt


Research Assistant

Department of Informatics
University of Zurich
Binzmuehlestrasse 14

CH-8050 Zürich

Email: eckhardt AT
Fax: +41 44 63 56809
Room: BIN 2.C.10

Short CV




  • 10/2017 - 04/2021: Master of Science Information SystemsKarlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany. Thesis Topic: Inferring Causal Relations between Extreme Events (PD Dr. D. Janzing)
  • 08/2017 - 06/2018: Exchange Term, Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • 10/2014 - 08/2017: Bachelor of Science Information Engineering and ManagementKarlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany. Thesis Topic: Applied Deep Learning for Text Classification (Prof. Dr. G. Satzger)


Research Interests

  • Causality and causal inference
  • Explainable and fair machine learning
  • human-centered AI

Involved Projects


What Your Radiologist Might be Missing: Using Machine Learning to Identify Mislabeled Instances of X-ray Images Rädsch, T., Eckhardt, S., Leiser, F., Pandl, K. D., Thiebes, S., & Sunyaev, A. In Proceedings of the 54th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS). DOI: 10.5445/IR/1000127578. URL: