Professor Ralf Krestel

Information Profiling and Retrieval
Portrait: Professor Ralf Krestel
T: +49-431-8814-273
Düsternbrooker Weg 120
24105 Kiel

Function

  • Professor for Information Profiling and Retrieval

Key activities

  • Text Mining
  • Information Retrieval
  • Recommender Systems
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Information Extraction
  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Neural Networks
  • Topic Modeling
  • Knowledge Graphs

Professional background

  • 2001 - 2007
    Diploma in Computer Science; University Karlsruhe (TH)
  • 2007
    Diploma thesis; Concordia University, Montreal
  • 2007 - 2012
    Doctorate; L3S, Leibniz University Hannover
  • 2013 - 2014
    Postdoc; University of California, Irvine
  • 2014
    Postdoc; Hasso Plattner Institut (HPI), Potsdam
  • 2015 - 2021
    Head of Web Science Research Group; HPI, University Potsdam
  • 2019 - 2020
    Visiting professor; University Passau
  • Since 2021
    Professor for Information Retrieval and Profiling, ZBW, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel