Category Archives: Achievement

General category for any notable achievement by an IRTG member.

Defense of Manfred Eppe

Manfred Eppe successfully defended his PhD thesis with a summa cum laude degree  on 18th Dec. 2013. The title of his dissertation is “Postdictive Reasoning in Epistemic Action Theory”. The supervisor and first reviewer was Prof. Bernd Krieg-Brückner from University … Continue reading

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A Conceptual Analysis of Resolution

The paper entitled ‘A Conceptual Analysis of Resolution’ (by Auriol Degbelo and Werner Kuhn) has been accepted for publication and will be presented at the XIII Brazilian Symposium on Geoinformatics (Geoinfo). Geoinfo is held annualy and is a conference for … Continue reading

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An Ontology Design Pattern for Spatial Data Quality Characterization in the Semantic Sensor Web

The paper entitled “An Ontology Design Pattern for Spatial Data Quality Characterization in the Semantic Sensor Web” (Author: Auriol Degbelo) has been accepted for publication and will be presented at the 5th International Workshop on Semantic Sensor Networks (SSN2012). SSN2012 … Continue reading

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Interleaving Planning and Plan Execution with Incomplete Knowledge in the Event Calculus at STAIRS

The paper “Interleaving Planning and Plan Execution with Incomplete Knowledge in the Event Calculus” by Manfred Eppe and Dominik Dietrich will be presented at the Starting Artificial Intelligence Research Symposium (STAIRS), Montpellier, France, 27th-28th August 2012. STAIRS is co-located with … Continue reading

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Journal Article "An Egocentric Reference System for Affordances" Accepted Pending Major Revision for the Semantic Web Journal

I am pleased to let you know that the journal article “An Egocentric Reference System for Affordances“ by Jens Ortmann, Giorgio De Felice, Dong Wang and Desiree Daniel was accepted for publication pending major revision for the Semantic Web Journal. … Continue reading

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Representing Vague Places : Determining a Suitable Method

“Representing Vague Places : Determining a Suitable Method” – a paper by Mohammed Imaduddin Humayun and Angela Schwering was accepted for publication and will be presented at the Place-Related Knowledge Acquisition Research (P-KAR) workshop, in conjunction with Spatial Cognition 2012, Kloster Seeon, Germany, August 31th, 2012.

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Intuitive and Natural Interfaces for Geospatial Data Classification

A paper entitled “Intuitive and Natural Interfaces for Geospatial Data Classification” by Falko Schmid, Oliver Kutz, Lutz Frommberger, Till Mossakowski, Tomi Kauppinen and Cunyuan Cai was accepted for publication and will be presented at the Place-Related Knowledge Acquisition Research (P-KAR) Workshop, in conjunction with Spatial … Continue reading

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IRTG at the 2nd International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS'12)

Last week, Alejandro Llaves flew to Craiova (Romania) to attend the WIMS’12 conference and to present a paper about his research work: Llaves, A., Michels, H., Maué, P., & Roth, M. (2012): “Semantic Event Processing in ENVISION”. In Proceedings of … Continue reading

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Dagstuhl Seminar on Cognitive Approach for the Semantic Web

From May 29th to June 1st, the IRTG student Jens Ortmann attended the invitation-only Dagstuhl seminar “Cognitive Approach for the Semantic Web“. The event was coordinated by Krzystof Janowicz from UC Santa Barbara, and organized by Dedre Gentner, Pascal Hitzler, Kai-Uwe … Continue reading

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An award for The Triangle of Sustainability project

The Triangle of Sustainability (in German “Dreieck der Nachhaltigkeit”) by  Thomas Bartoscheck and Tomi Kauppinen and their big team from the Institute for Geoinformatics at the University of Münster was  awarded 8000€ and a second place in Wissenschaft interaktiv 2012 organized during June 2–6, 2012, Lübeck, Germany. The Triangle of Sustainability … Continue reading

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