Olga Fink

Prof. Dr. Olga Fink


Assistant Professor

Contact Data

Tel.: +41 44 633 66 86
Tel. (Sec.): +41 44 633 41 69

ORCID: 0000-0002-9546-1488


ETH Zürich
Olga Fink
Inst. Bau-&Infrastrukturmanagement
HIL  F 23.1
Stefano-Franscini-Platz 5
8093 Zürich

Organisations SNSF Professor at the Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering
Research Field

Deep Learning and Decision Support Algorithms for Intelligent Fault Detection, Diagnostics and Prognostics of Complex Industrial Assets

Data‐Driven Condition‐Based and Predictive Maintenance


Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Olga Fink has been SNSF (Swiss National Science Foundation) professor of intelligent maintenance systems at ETH Zürich since October 2018. Olga is also a research affiliate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an Expert of the Innosuisse, Swiss Innovation Agency, in the field of ICT. Before joining ETH faculty in 2018, she was heading the research group “Smart Maintenance” at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) between 2014 and 2018. Olga received her Ph.D. degree from ETH Zurich with the thesis on “Failure and Degradation Prediction by Artificial Neural Networks: Applications to Railway Systems”, and Diploma degree in industrial engineering from Hamburg University of Technology. She has gained valuable industrial experience as reliability engineer for railway rolling stock with Stadler Bussnang AG and as reliability and maintenance expert for railway systems with Pöyry Switzerland Ltd. Olga has received several research grants, including the highly competitive Professorship Grant of the Swiss National Science Foundation.

Additional Information


A current list of publications can be found on my Google Scholar profile. 

Course Catalogue
364-1058-00L Risk Center Seminar Series
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