Torsten Hothorn is Professor of Biostatistics ad
personam at the Epidemiology, Biostatistics
and Prevention Institute of the University of Zurich.
He received a Diploma in Statistics from the University of Dortmund in
2000 and a Dr. rerum naturalium in 2003 from the same university. From 2000 to 2007 he worked as a
PhD student and later as PostDoc and lecturer at the Institute for Medical
Informatics, Biometry, and Epidemiology of the Friedrich-Alexander-University
Erlangen-Nuremberg. In 2007 he accepted a position as Professor of
Biostatistics at the Department of Statistics
of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich.
Since April 2013 he is faculty member of the Medical Faculty
and the Faculty of Science
of the University of Zurich.
Natalia Korepanova, Heidi Seibold, Verena Steffen, and Torsten Hothorn.
Survival forests under test: Impact of the proportional hazards
assumption on prognostic and predictive forests for als survival.
Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 2019.
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Andrea Doris Kupferschmid, Peter Brang, Lukas Bütikofer, Andreas Schwyzer,
and Torsten Hothorn.
Quantifying the relative influence of terminal shoot browsing by
ungulates on tree regeneration.
Forest Ecology and Management, 446:331--344, 2019.
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Transformation boosting machines.
Statistics and Computing, 2019.
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Prof. Dr. Torsten Hothorn
Universität Zürich - Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute
Tel +41 44 634 48 17
Fax +41 44 634 43 86