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**Limitations of the empirical Fisher approximation for natural gradient descent**
*Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 32*, pages: 4158-4169, (Editors: H. Wallach and H. Larochelle and A. Beygelzimer and F. d’Alché-Buc and E. Fox and R. Garnett), Curran Associates, Inc., 33rd Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, December 2019 (conference)

**Convergence Guarantees for Adaptive Bayesian Quadrature Methods**
*Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 32*, pages: 6234-6245, (Editors: H. Wallach and H. Larochelle and A. Beygelzimer and F. d’Alché-Buc and E. Fox and R. Garnett), Curran Associates, Inc., 33rd Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, December 2019 (conference)

**DeepOBS: A Deep Learning Optimizer Benchmark Suite**
*7th International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR)*, ICLR, 7th International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR), May 2019 (conference)

**Fast and Robust Shortest Paths on Manifolds Learned from Data**
*Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS)*, 89, pages: 1506-1515, (Editors: Kamalika Chaudhuri and Masashi Sugiyama), PMLR, April 2019 (conference)

**Active Probabilistic Inference on Matrices for Pre-Conditioning in Stochastic Optimization**
*Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS)*, 89, pages: 1448-1457, (Editors: Kamalika Chaudhuri and Masashi Sugiyama), PMLR, April 2019 (conference)

**Kernel Recursive ABC: Point Estimation with Intractable Likelihood**
*Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Machine Learning*, pages: 2405-2414, PMLR, July 2018 (conference)

**Counterfactual Mean Embedding: A Kernel Method for Nonparametric Causal Inference**
*Workshop on Machine Learning for Causal Inference, Counterfactual Prediction, and Autonomous Action (CausalML) at ICML*, July 2018 (conference)

**Dissecting Adam: The Sign, Magnitude and Variance of Stochastic Gradients**
In *Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML)*, 2018 (inproceedings) Accepted

**Probabilistic Approaches to Stochastic Optimization**
Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany, 2018 (phdthesis)

**Large sample analysis of the median heuristic**
2018 (misc) In preparation

**Probabilistic Ordinary Differential Equation Solvers — Theory and Applications**
Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany, 2018 (phdthesis)

**On the Design of LQR Kernels for Efficient Controller Learning**
*Proceedings of the 56th IEEE Annual Conference on Decision and Control (CDC)*, pages: 5193-5200, IEEE, IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, December 2017 (conference)

**Coupling Adaptive Batch Sizes with Learning Rates**
In *Proceedings Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI) 2017*, pages: 410-419, (Editors: Gal Elidan and Kristian Kersting), Association for Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (AUAI), Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI), August 2017 (inproceedings)

**Dynamic Time-of-Flight**
*Proceedings IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2017*, pages: 170-179, IEEE, Piscataway, NJ, USA, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), July 2017 (conference)

**Virtual vs. Real: Trading Off Simulations and Physical Experiments in Reinforcement Learning with Bayesian Optimization**
In *Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)*, pages: 1557-1563, IEEE, Piscataway, NJ, USA, IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), May 2017 (inproceedings)

**Fast Bayesian Optimization of Machine Learning Hyperparameters on Large Datasets**
*Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS 2017)*, 54, pages: 528-536, Proceedings of Machine Learning Research, (Editors: Sign, Aarti and Zhu, Jerry), PMLR, April 2017 (conference)

**Nonparametric Disturbance Correction and Nonlinear Dual Control**
(24098), ETH Zurich, 2017 (phdthesis)

**Approximate dual control maintaining the value of information with an application to building control**
In *European Control Conference (ECC)*, pages: 800-806, June 2016 (inproceedings)

**Active Uncertainty Calibration in Bayesian ODE Solvers**
*Proceedings of the 32nd Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI)*, pages: 309-318, (Editors: Ihler, A. and Janzing, D.), AUAI Press, June 2016 (conference)

**Automatic LQR Tuning Based on Gaussian Process Global Optimization**
In *Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)*, pages: 270-277, IEEE, IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, May 2016 (inproceedings)

**Batch Bayesian Optimization via Local Penalization**
*Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS)*, 51, pages: 648-657, JMLR Workshop and Conference Proceedings, (Editors: Gretton, A. and Robert, C. C.), May 2016 (conference)

**Probabilistic Approximate Least-Squares**
*Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS)*, 51, pages: 676-684, JMLR Workshop and Conference Proceedings, (Editors: Gretton, A. and Robert, C. C. ), May 2016 (conference)

**Automatic LQR Tuning Based on Gaussian Process Optimization: Early Experimental Results**
*Machine Learning in Planning and Control of Robot Motion Workshop at the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (iROS)*, pages: , , Machine Learning in Planning and Control of Robot Motion Workshop, October 2015 (conference)

**Inference of Cause and Effect with Unsupervised Inverse Regression**
In *Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics*, 38, pages: 847-855, JMLR Workshop and Conference Proceedings, (Editors: Lebanon, G. and Vishwanathan, S.V.N.), JMLR.org, AISTATS, 2015 (inproceedings)

**Probabilistic Line Searches for Stochastic Optimization**
In *Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 28*, pages: 181-189, (Editors: C. Cortes, N.D. Lawrence, D.D. Lee, M. Sugiyama and R. Garnett), Curran Associates, Inc., 29th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2015 (inproceedings)

**A Random Riemannian Metric for Probabilistic Shortest-Path Tractography**
In *18th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention*, 9349, pages: 597-604, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, MICCAI, 2015 (inproceedings)

**Probabilistic Progress Bars**
In *Conference on Pattern Recognition (GCPR)*, 8753, pages: 331-341, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, (Editors: Jiang, X., Hornegger, J., and Koch, R.), Springer, GCPR, September 2014 (inproceedings)

**Probabilistic Solutions to Differential Equations and their Application to Riemannian Statistics**
In *Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics*, 33, pages: 347-355, JMLR: Workshop and Conference Proceedings, (Editors: S Kaski and J Corander), Microtome Publishing, Brookline, MA, AISTATS, April 2014 (inproceedings)

Meier, F., Hennig, P., Schaal, S.
**Local Gaussian Regression**
*arXiv preprint*, March 2014, clmc (misc)

**Probabilistic ODE Solvers with Runge-Kutta Means**
In *Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 27*, pages: 739-747, (Editors: Z. Ghahramani, M. Welling, C. Cortes, N.D. Lawrence and K.Q. Weinberger), Curran Associates, Inc., 28th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2014 (inproceedings)

**Active Learning of Linear Embeddings for Gaussian Processes**
In *Proceedings of the 30th Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence*, pages: 230-239, (Editors: NL Zhang and J Tian), AUAI Press , Corvallis, Oregon, UAI2014, 2014, another link: http://arxiv.org/abs/1310.6740 (inproceedings)

**Probabilistic Shortest Path Tractography in DTI Using Gaussian Process ODE Solvers**
In *Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention – MICCAI 2014, Lecture Notes in Computer Science Vol. 8675*, pages: 265-272, (Editors: P. Golland, N. Hata, C. Barillot, J. Hornegger and R. Howe), Springer, Heidelberg, MICCAI, 2014 (inproceedings)

**Sampling for Inference in Probabilistic Models with Fast Bayesian Quadrature**
In *Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 27*, pages: 2789-2797, (Editors: Z. Ghahramani, M. Welling, C. Cortes, N.D. Lawrence and K.Q. Weinberger), Curran Associates, Inc., 28th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2014 (inproceedings)

**Incremental Local Gaussian Regression**
In *Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 27*, pages: 972-980, (Editors: Z. Ghahramani, M. Welling, C. Cortes, N.D. Lawrence and K.Q. Weinberger), 28th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2014, clmc (inproceedings)

**Efficient Bayesian Local Model Learning for Control**
In *Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems*, pages: 2244 - 2249, IROS, 2014, clmc (inproceedings)

**Camera-specific Image Denoising**
Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Germany, October 2013 (diplomathesis)

**The Randomized Dependence Coefficient**
In *Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 26*, pages: 1-9, (Editors: C.J.C. Burges, L. Bottou, M. Welling, Z. Ghahramani, and K.Q. Weinberger), 27th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2013 (inproceedings)

**Fast Probabilistic Optimization from Noisy Gradients**
In *Proceedings of The 30th International Conference on Machine Learning, JMLR W&CP 28(1)*, pages: 62–70, (Editors: S Dasgupta and D McAllester), ICML, 2013 (inproceedings)

**Nonparametric dynamics estimation for time periodic systems**
In *Proceedings of the 51st Annual Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing*, pages: 486-493 , 2013 (inproceedings)

**Analytical probabilistic proton dose calculation and range uncertainties**
In *17th International Conference on the Use of Computers in Radiation Therapy*, pages: 6-11, (Editors: A. Haworth and T. Kron), ICCR, 2013 (inproceedings)

**Quasi-Newton Methods: A New Direction**
In *Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Machine Learning*, pages: 25-32, ICML ’12, (Editors: John Langford and Joelle Pineau), Omnipress, New York, NY, USA, ICML, July 2012 (inproceedings)

**Learning Tracking Control with Forward Models**
In pages: 259 -264, IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), May 2012 (inproceedings)

**Approximate Gaussian Integration using Expectation Propagation**
In pages: 1-11, -, January 2012 (inproceedings) Submitted

**Kernel Topic Models**
In *Fifteenth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics*, 22, pages: 511-519, JMLR Proceedings, (Editors: Lawrence, N. D. and Girolami, M.), JMLR.org, AISTATS , 2012 (inproceedings)

**Nonparametric System Identification and Control for Periodic Error Correction in Telescopes**
University of Stuttgart, 2012 (diplomathesis)

**Optimal Reinforcement Learning for Gaussian Systems**
In *Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 24*, pages: 325-333, (Editors: J Shawe-Taylor and RS Zemel and P Bartlett and F Pereira and KQ Weinberger), Twenty-Fifth Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), 2011 (inproceedings)

**Using an Infinite Von Mises-Fisher Mixture Model to Cluster Treatment Beam Directions in External Radiation Therapy **
In pages: 746-751 , (Editors: Draghici, S. , T.M. Khoshgoftaar, V. Palade, W. Pedrycz, M.A. Wani, X. Zhu), IEEE, Piscataway, NJ, USA, Ninth International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA), December 2010 (inproceedings)

**Approximate Inference in Graphical Models**
University of Cambridge, November 2010 (phdthesis)

**Coherent Inference on Optimal Play in Game Trees**
In *JMLR Workshop and Conference Proceedings Volume 9: AISTATS 2010*, pages: 326-333, (Editors: Teh, Y.W. , M. Titterington ), JMLR, Cambridge, MA, USA, Thirteenth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics, May 2010 (inproceedings)