Michael Sühling was born in
Bocholt, Germany, in 1974. He studied
Technomathematics at the University
of Kaiserslautern and received his diploma in August 2000.
During his studies, he took part in the educational program of the
European Consortium for Mathematics
in Industry (ECMI). As part of the program,
he stayed at the Chalmers University
of Technology, Göteborg (Sweden), from August 1997 to April 1998.
In summer 1998, he did an Internship at
Summus Limited, Columbia-SC, USA; he was involved in the development of
an objective measure to evaluate the quality of compressed video sequences.
From March 1999 to May 2000, he was part-time research assistant at
Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Mathematics (ITWM), Kaiserslautern,
where he worked on Wavelet-based compression of images and video sequences.
Currently, he is working towards a Ph.D. at the
Biomedical Imaging Group (BIG) of
Prof. Michael Unser at
the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne,