Dr. Florian Meinfelder (Academical Senior Councillor)

Contact:

Office                           F21/00.79

Phone                         +49 (0)951/863-2741

Fax                             +49 (0)951/863-2532

Email                          florian.meinfelder(at)uni-bamberg.de

Mail for Master Survey-Statistik: miss(at)uni-bamberg.de

Consultation-hours:

  • In the current semester: Monday, from 13 o'clock until 14 o'clock (Please arrange an appointment via email)
  • During the semester break: only on appointment

Current courses:

  • Lecture: Statistical Methods I
  • Lecture: Introduction to Bayes Statistics
  • Seminar: Statistical-econometric advanced seminar

Research interests:  

  • Data analysis with missing values
  • Empirical Bayes methods
  • Nearest-Neighbour-Algorithms

Monographs:

  • Koller-Meinfelder, F. (2001). Multiple Ergänzung im Rahmen des
    Fragebogensplittings, Diplomarbeit, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.
  • Koller-Meinfelder, F. (2009). Analysis of Incomplete Survey Data - Multiple Imputation via Bayesian Bootstrap Predictive Mean Matching, Dissertation, Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg.

Publications:

  • Rässler, S., Koller, F., Mäenpää, C. (2002). A Split Questionnaire Survey Design applied to German Media and Consumer Surveys, Proceedings of the International Conference on Improving Surveys, ICIS 2002, Copenhagen.
  • Koller, F. (2006). Getting the most from auxiliary information in personal interviews, White Paper, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan.
  • Koller-Meinfelder, F., Raghunathan, T.E., Rässler, S. (2008). Strategies for Multiply Imputing Missing Integer Values or Rounded Variables, eingereicht bei “Survey Methodology”.
  • Koller-Meinfelder, F. (2009). Fragebogensplitting – Reduzierung der Antwortbelastung durch Datenergänzung, erschienen in Schnapp, .K.-U., Behnke, N., Behnke, J. "Datenwelten – Datenerhebung und Datenbestände in der Politikwissenschaft", Nomos-Verlag, Baden-Baden, S.152-173.

Lectures/ talks:

  • A Split Questionnaire Survey Design applied to German Media and Consumer Surveys. ICIS (International Conference on Improving Surveys), Kopenhagen, 2002.
  • In-In Data Fusion in Switzerland, GfK Media’s Integrated Intelligence Meeting, Wien, 2003.
  • Evaluation Problems of Data Imputation Techniques, International Meeting of GfK Statisticians and Methodology Experts (IMSM), Nürnberg, 2003.
  • Robustifying imputation model estimation. International Conference on Logic and Methodology (RC 33), Amsterdam, 2004.
  • Correcting for zero-probability measures: A Multiple Imputation experimental design. International Meeting of GfK Statisticians and Methodology Experts (IMSM), Kopenhagen, 2005.
  • Sequential Predictive Mean Matching Method of Multiple Imputation. Joint Statistical Meeting (JSM) of the American Statistical Association, Minneapolis, 2005.
  • Causal Inference for TV Trailer Contacts. International Meeting of GfK Statisticians and Methodology Experts (IMSM), Haarlem, 2006.
  • Datenfusionen als Hilfsmittel der Mediaoptimierung. 2. Workshop des Medienwissenschaftlichen Lehr- und Forschungszentrums (MLFZ), Köln, 2007.
  • You fuse, they lose! – Why data fusion has caught on. GfK Media Summit, New York, 2008.
  • Multiple Imputation for Descrete Survey Data. 2nd Workshop on "Analysis of Incomplete Data" (AID), Bamberg, 02.10.2009.
  • Multiple imputation for discrete survey data – the Bayesian Bootstrap Predictive Mean Matching. EAM-SMABS IV European Congress of Methodology, Potsdam, 23.07.2010.
  • Multiple imputation for discrete survey data-the Bayesian Bootstrap Predictive Mean Matching. Statistische Woche der Deutschen Statistischen Gesellschaft, Nürnberg, 17.09.2010.