Philipp Back

Postdoctoral Researcher
Postdoctoral Researcher
E704 Dept. Information and Service Management
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machine learning, Data Science, Business analytics, Artificial intelligence, Agent-based simulations, Reinforcement learning, Finance, Forests


Best Paper Nomination (2nd place) in the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) 2020

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Information and Service Management Jun 2020


Real-World Reinforcement Learning: Observations from Two Successful Cases

Philipp Back 2021 Proceedings of the 34th Bled eConference: Digital Support from Crisis to Progressive Change

Reinforcement Learning in Optimizing Forest Management

Pekka Malo, Olli Tahvonen, Antti Suominen, Philipp Back, Lauri Viitasaari 2021 Canadian Journal of Forest Research

Towards sustainable forest management strategies with MOEAs

Philipp Back, Antti Suominen, Pekka Malo, Olli Tahvonen, Julian Blank, Kalyanmoy Deb 2020 Proceedings of the 2020 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference

Knowledge-Driven Approaches for Financial News Analytics

Bikesh Upreti, Philipp Back, Pekka Malo, Oskar Ahlgren, Ankur Sinha 2019 Network Theory and Agent-Based Modeling in Economics and Finance