Max Ehre, M.Sc.

Room: N3628

Phone: +49 89 289 25032

E-Mail: max.ehre@tum.de

Office hours: by arrangement

Curriculum Vitae

  • since 2017 | PhD student at the Engineering Risk Analysis Group, Technische Universität München
  • 2014 - 2016 | M.Sc in Mechanical Engineering, ETH Zürich
  • 2010 - 2014 | B.Sc in Aerospace Engineering, Universität Stuttgart

Research

  • Bayesian rare event updating in the presence of multi-type uncertainty
  • High-dimensional surrogate modelling techniques
  • Reliability sensitivity analysis

Teaching

  • SS18: Lecturer for the course “Introduction to Data Analysis with MATLAB", TUM
  • WS17/18: Teaching assistant for the lecture "Stochastic Finite Element Methods", TUM
  • WS17/18: Teaching assistant for the lecture "Umweltmonitoring & Risikomanagement", TUM

Supervised theses/projects

  • Master's thesis: Layla Assila (ongoing) - Stochastic modelling and uncertainty propagation for a class of hydraulic dam models; jointly with EDF, France
  • Semester project: Tobias Zeh (2018) - Uncertainty Propagation in a Wind Turbine Model - Comparison of two polynomial-based meta-models
  • Master's thesis (jointly with the Chair of Structural Mechanics): Felix Schneider (2017) - Bayesian identification of cross laminated timber plates using surrogate models
  • Bachelor's thesis: Christoph Haderer (2017) - Extension and Parameter Studies of a 1-D SFEM Code with Random Fields

Publications

  • Max Ehre, Iason Papaioannou, Daniel Straub (2018). Efficient estimation of variance-based reliability sensitivities in the presence of multi-uncertainty. Proc. 19th working conference of the IFIP Working Group 7.5 on Reliability and Optimization of Structural Systems (IFIP 2018). Zürich, Switzerland.
  • Iason Papaioannou, Max Ehre, Daniel Straub (2018). Efficient PCE representation for reliability analysis in high dimensions. Proc. 19th working conference of the IFIP Working Group 7.5 on Reliability and Optimization of Structural Systems (IFIP 2018). Zürich, Switzerland.
  • Max Ehre, Iason Papaioannou, Daniel Straub (2018). Efficient Conditional Reliability Updating with Sequential Importance Sampling. Proceedings in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics. 89th GAMM Annual Meeting. Munich, Germany.

Talks

  • Efficient estimation of variance-based reliability sensitivities in the presence of multi-uncertainty. 19th working conference of the IFIP Working Group 7.5 on Reliability and Optimization of Structural Systems (IFIP 2018). Zürich, Switzerland.
  • Sequential Designs of PLS-based PCE Surrogates for Reliability Analysis. SIAM Conference on uncertainty quantification 2018 (SIAMUQ18). Garden Grove, California.
  • Efficient Conditional Reliability Updating with Sequential Importance Sampling. 89th GAMM Annual Meeting. Munich, Germany.
  • Bayesian updating of rare events with meta-model-based reliability methods. Frontiers of Uncertainty Quantification in Engineering 2017 (FrontUQ). Munich, Germany.