M.Sc. Merlin Knäble

  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
    Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
    Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik und Marketing
    Kollegiengebäude am Kronenplatz (05.20)
    Kaiserstraße 89, 76133 Karlsruhe

Research Interests

  • Interactive Machine Learning
  • Interactive Labeling & Training Data Creation
  • Human-AI Interaction
  • Human-Computer Interaction

Short CV

2020-now Doctoral Researcher, ISSD, IISM, KIT
2017-2020 M.Sc. Information Engineering & Management, KIT
2017-2020 Junior Researcher, ISSD, IISM, KIT
2014-2017 B.Sc. Information Engineering & Management, KIT


  • team project "Interactive Document Labeling Platform"
  • ISSD literature review seminar (fall semester 2020, organization)
  • CDT seminar (fall semester 2020, organization)
  • Interactive Analytics Seminar (further information)
  • various topics along my research interests in abovementioned seminars
  • Wirtschaftsinformatik 1 & 2 lecture (starting summer semester 2021)
  • for current thesis offerings check
  • Always open for Bachelor's & Master's thesis proposals from motivated students!


Journal Articles
  1. Power to the Oracle? Design Principles for Interactive Labeling Systems in Machine Learning.
    Nadj, M.; Knaeble, M.; Li, M. X.; Maedche, A.
    2020. Künstliche Intelligenz, 1–12. doi:10.1007/s13218-020-00634-1
Conference Papers
  1. An Interactive Machine Learning System for Image Advertisements.
    Foerste, M.; Nadj, M.; Knaeble, M.; Maedche, A.; Gehrmann, L.; Stahl, F.
    2021. Mensch und Computer 2021 (MuC ’21), Ingolstadt, 5.-8.9.2021, 574–577, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). doi:10.1145/3473856.3474027
  1. Oracle or Teacher? A Systematic Overview of Research on Interactive Labeling for Machine Learning.
    Knaeble, M.; Nadj, M.; Maedche, A.
    2020. 15. Internationale Tagung Wirtschaftsinformatik (WI 2020), Potsdam, 9 - 11 März 2020, 2–16, GITO Verlag. doi:10.30844/wi_2020_a1-knaeble
  1. Designing Uncertainty-Aware Dashboards for Software Development Projects.
    Knaeble, M.; Nadj, M.; Maedche, A.
    2018. 13th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology (DESRIST), Chennai, IND, June 3-6, 2018, 1–15