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Christopher Kuhn, M.Sc.

Chair of Media Technology (Prof. Steinbach)

Postal address

Arcisstr. 21
80333 München

  • Phone: +49 (89) 289 - 23541
  • Room: 0509.03.934
  • christopher.kuhn(at)


Christopher Kuhn studied Electrical Engineering at the Technische Universität München. He received the degree Bachelor of Science with high distinction in 2016 and the degree Master of Science with high distinction in 2018. He received a VDE award for his Master thesis in 2018. Since December 2018, he is an external PhD candidate at BMW in the field of autonomous driving.  In 2020, he received the Best Student Paper Award at the IEEE ISM 2020 for his paper "Better Look Twice - Improving Visual Scene Perception Using a Two-Stage Approach".

Research Interests

His research interests are in the fields of Machine Learning and Computer Vision. Currently, he is studying methods for failure prediction and uncertainty estimation in order to predict challenging traffic scenarios automatically and predictively.