Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Faculty of Computer Science
Department for Technical & Operational Information Systems
Data & Knowledge Engineering Group

Andreas Nürnberger

Mail: Prof. Dr. Andreas Nürnberger
Fakultät für Informatik
Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg
Universitätsplatz 2
39106 Magdeburg
Phone: +49.391.67.58487
Fax: +49.391.67.12020
Office: G29 room 113.


Current Interests

  Adaptivity and Context in Systems for Information Retrieval and Organisation  (See, e.g., List of Projects)
  Multimedia Retrieval
  Machine Learning and Data Mining
  Human-Computer Interaction

Recent and Current Activities

  Head of the Data & Knowledge Engineering Group
  Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science
  Vice Dean (Research) of the Faculty of Computer Science (10/2012 - 09/2014)
  DFG Liaison Officer (Vertrauensdozent) of the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
  Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics (before: IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Part B)
  Associate Editor of the International Journal of Knowledge Based and Intelligent Engineering Systems (KES)
  Member Board of Governors of IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society (2010 - 2013)
  Founding member of the European Chapter (EuroMM) of the Special Interest Group of ACM on Multimedia (SIGMM)
  Initiator (together with Marcin Detyniecki) and Programm Chair of the AMR workshop series. (Most recent workshop: AMR 2012 - the 10th International Workshop on Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval, October 24-25, 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark)
  Tutorial on Multimedia Personalization at the Summer School on Multimedia Semantics 2009 (SSMS'09), August 23-28, 2009, Koblenz, Germany
  Program Co-Chair for Cybernetics of IEEE SMC 2007 - IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, October 7-10, 2007, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  Area Chair of ECML/PKDD 2007 - the 18th European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML) and the 11th European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (PKDD), September 17-21, 2007, Warsaw, Poland
  General Track Chair for Web Intelligence, Text and Multimedia Mining and Retrieval of KES 2012 - 16th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems, San Sebastian, Spain, 10-12 September 2012
  Area Chair for Fuzzy Information Processing (Information Extraction, Retrieval and Fusion) of FUZZ-IEEE 2007 - IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, July 23-26, 2007, London, UK
  Local Chair of ECML/PKDD 2006 - the 17th European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML) and the 10th European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (PKDD), September 17-22, 2006, Berlin, Germany


For a list of publications click here.

Short CV  

Since October 2007 Professor for Data and Knowledge Engineering (DKE) at Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg.
2003 - 2007 Juniorprofessor for Information Retrieval and Emmy Noether Fellow at Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg.
Mar./Apr. 2005 Invited Professor at Laboratoire d'Informatique de Paris 6 (LIP6), Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC), Paris, France.
2001 - 2003 Postdoctoral Researcher and BT Senior Fellow at Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS), Computer Science Division, University of California at Berkeley, research group of Prof. Lotfi A. Zadeh, USA.
1996 - 2001 Researcher at the Otto-von-Guericke-University of Magdeburg at the Institute for Knowledge and Language Processing of the Facultyof Computer Science.
Nov./Dec. 1999 Visiting Researcher of the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (now: Department of Mechanical Engineering), Mechatronics Research Group, University of Melbourne, Australia.
April 2001 Ph.D. degree in computer science (Dr.-Ing.) from Otto-von-Guericke-University of Magdeburg.
1990 - 1996 Studies of computer science at the Technical University of Braunschweig.
1996 Diploma Thesis at the DASA GmbH, Hamburg (now European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS), Airbus).
October 1996 Diplom in computer science (Dipl.-Inform.) from the Technical University of Braunschweig.
1990 Scientific Assistant at Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR),Göttingen.
1987 - 1990 Apprenticeship to MaTA (Mathematisch-technischer Assistent) at Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR),Göttingen.
1987 Abitur at the Pädagogium,Bad Sachsa.

Last modified December 2012