Dominik Sobania

Dominik Sobania, M.Sc.

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+49 6131 39 - 29452
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dsobania@uni-mainz.de
Wednesday, 09:30 am - 10:30 am

Research Interests

  • Genetic programming (GP) for program synthesis
  • Genetic improvement (GI)

Teaching

  • Tutor for "Data Analytics" (Department 03) – summer term 2020
  • Tutor for "Development of business information systems" (Department 03) – winter term 2019/20
  • Tutor for "Decision support systems" (Department 03) – summer term 2019
  • Tutor for "Development of business information systems" (Department 03) – winter term 2018/19
  • Tutor for "Decision support systems" (Department 03) – summer term 2018
  • Tutor for "Development of business information systems" (Department 03) – winter term 2017/18
  • Lecturer for "Skills and Tools" (Department 03) – summer term 2017
  • Tutor for "Client- and Server-based Web Applications" (Department 08) – summer term 2013
  • Tutor for "Server-based Web Applications" (Department 08) – winter term 2012/13
  • Tutor for "Client- and Server-based Web Applications" (Department 08) – summer term 2012
  • Tutor for "Server-based Web Applications" (Department 08) – winter term 2011/12

CV

  • Since 04/2017: Research Assistant at the Chair of Information Systems
  • 10/2015 - 03/2017: Software developer at SinnerSchrader Deutschland GmbH
  • 10/2013 - 09/2015: Student trainee at SinnerSchrader Deutschland GmbH
  • 10/2012 - 09/2015: Master of Science in Internet- and Web-based Systems (TU Darmstadt)
  • 10/2009 - 10/2012: Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (JGU Mainz)

Publications

2021

Briesch, M., Sobania, D., & Rothlauf, F. (2021). The Randomness of Input Data Spaces is an A Priori Predictor for Generalization. Author/Publisher URL
Olmscheid, C., Wittenberg, D., Sobania, D., & Rothlauf, F. (2021). Improving Estimation of Distribution Genetic Programming with Novelty Initialization. Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference Companion, 261-262. DOI
Schweim, D., Hemberg, E., Sobania, D., O'Reilly, U.-M., & Rothlauf, F. (2021). Using knowledge of human-generated code to bias the search in program synthesis with grammatical evolution. Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference Companion, 331-332. DOI
Sobania, D., & Rothlauf, F. (2021). A Generalizability Measure for Program Synthesis with Genetic Programming. In F. Chicano & K. Krawiec (Eds.), Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (pp. 822-829). ACM. Author/Publisher URL
Sobania, D., Schweim, D., & Rothlauf, F. (2021). Recent Developments in Program Synthesis with Evolutionary Algorithms. In arXiv. Author/Publisher URL

2020

Sobania, D., & Rothlauf, F. (2020). Challenges of Program Synthesis with Grammatical Evolution. Proceedings of 23rd European Conference on Genetic Programming, 211-227. DOI

2019

Sobania, D., & Rothlauf, F. (2019). Teaching GP to program like a human software developer: Using Perplexity Pressure to Guide Program Synthesis Approaches. GECCO ’19: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, 1065-1074. DOI

2018

Sobania, D., & Rothlauf, F. (2018). CovSel: A new approach for ensemble selection applied to symbolic regression problems. In H. E. Aguirre & K. Takadama (Eds.), GECCO ’18: Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (pp. 529-536). ACM. DOI

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Sobania, D. On the Generalizability of Programs Synthesized by Grammar-Guided Genetic Programming. Proceedings of 24th European Conference on Genetic Programming, 12691, 130-145. DOI