Researcher, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology
Alexander Schindler is a researcher in the field of multimedia retrieval focusing on multi-modal aspects of acoustic information. As a scientist at the Center for Safety and Security of the AIT Austrian Institute of Technology he is working Applied Artificial Intelligence methods for advanced audio indexing and retrieval as well as on machine learning tasks in general. He is also part of the Music Information Retrieval team at the department of Software Technology and Interactive Systems of the Vienna University of Technology where he participates in teaching and research. His research interests include information retrieval, specifically multi- and cross-modal retrieval of audio, image processing and machine learning with a focus on deep neural networks. He serves as reviewer for scientific journals and conferences, hosts scientific and public events within his field of research and has many years of experience in the field of Software Engineering in various companies as well as in international projects.