Prof. Dr. Nils Bertschinger

Research Area: Systemic Risk
Focuses: Finance Market, Machine Learning

Research Group


Office: 2|402 (FIAS)
Phone: +49 69 798 47616


Nils Bertschinger is Helmut O. Maucher Stiftungsjuniorprofessor for systemic risk. He studied computer science at RWTH Aachen and did his PhD at the Max-Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences about information processing in complex systems.  At FIAS he now applies methods from information theory and machine learning to investigate how systemic risks can develop and spread in financial systems.