Prof. Dr. Ansgar Scherp

Knowledge Discovery
Scherp
T: +49-431-8814-628
Düsternbrooker Weg 120
24105 Kiel

Funktion

Professor für Knowledge Discovery

Forschungsschwerpunkt

Im Forschungsschwerpunkt Knowledge Discovery geht es um die Erschließung unbekannter, fachlicher Zusammenhänge zwischen digitalen Objekten aus großen Dokumentkorpora im World Wide Web.

Beruflicher Hintergrund

  • September 2001:
    Scientific Assistant, Division on Multimedia and Internet Information Services, OFFIS Institute for Information Technology, Oldenburg, Germany
  • Oktober 2001 - Januar 2003:
    Scientific Assistant, Division of Information Systems, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany
  • Oktober 2004 - November 2004:
    Group Study Exchange Program, Rotary International Kansai, Japan
  • August 2005:
    Research Exchange in the EU Network of Excellence DELOS Technical University of Vienna, Austria
  • Februar 2003 - Oktober 2006:
    Scientific Assistant, Division on Multimedia and Internet Information Services, OFFIS Institute for Information Technology, Oldenburg, Germany
  • November 2006 - Oktober 2007:
    Post-doctoral researcher, Marie Curie Fellowship of the EU Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
  • November 2007 - April 2008:
    Post-doctoral researcher, returning phase of the Marie Curie Fellowship R&D Division Multimedia and Internet Information Services OFFIS Institute for Information Technology, Oldenburg, Germany
  • Mai 2008 - März 2011:
    Post-doc and leader of the focus group Interactive and Multimedia Web at the University of Koblenz-Landau, Koblenz, Germany
  • April 2011 - August 2012:
    Junior-Professor for Semantic Web, University of Koblenz-Landau, Koblenz, Germany
  • August 2012 - Dezember 2013:
    Junior-Professor for Media Informatics, University of Mannheim, Germany
  • Seit Januar 2014:
    Head of the Group Knowledge Discovery at ZBW and Professor for Knowledge Discovery, Kiel University

Studium und Promotion

  • Oktober 1995 - August 2001:
    Studies of computer science, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany Minor subject: Mathematics
  • 25. August 2006:
    Finished PhD studies with a Doctor of Engineering with the thesis title: A Component Framework for Personalized Multimedia Applications Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Germany Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Susanne Boll, Prof. Dr. Ralf Reussner Graduation: with honors (summa cum laude)
  • 7. Dezember 2011:
    Habilitation (venia legendi) in Computer Science with the thesis title: Semantic Media Management University of Koblenz-Landau, Koblenz, Germany

Ehrungen und Auszeichnungen

  • 11/1998:
    Advancement award for outstanding results in studies, Association for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies (VDE), Germany
  • 9/2002:
    Audience Award at the finals of the Medida-Prix for media-didactics in higher education for the project Virtual Laboratories, Basel, Switzerland (with M. Schlattmann, A. Hasler, W. Heuten, and R. Kuczewski)
  • 10/2008:
    Winner of the “Billion Triple Challenge” at the Semantic Web Conference, Karlsruhe, Germany with the system SemaPlorer (with S. Schenk, C. Saathoff, and S. Staab)
  • 10/2011:
    Winner of the “Billion Triple Challenge” of the Semantic Web Conference, Bonn, Germany with the tool SchemEX (with M. Konrath and T. Gottron)