Chair of Artificial Intelligence

B6, 26 Room B 1.20
Tel.: +49 621 181 2530

Consultation hours: Thursday 11:00-12:00 

heiner (at)

Curriculum Vitae

Jahr Tätigkeit
seit 2011W3-Professur für Praktische Informatik
MItglied im Direktorium des INstitut für Enterprise Systems
CIO der Universität Mannheim
2009 - 2011W2-Professur für Künstliche Intelligenz als vorgzogene Neubesetzung des Lehrstuhls für Praktische Informatik II der Universität Mannheim.
2008 Ruf auf eine W3-Professur für Wirtschaftsinformatik an der Universität Paderborn (Ruf abgelehnt)
2005 - 2008Juniorprofessur für Wissensrepräsentation und Wissensmanagement an der Universität Mannheim  mit erfolgreicher Zwischenevalution
2002 - 2005 Post-Doc in der Knowledge Representation & Reasoning Group der freien Universität Amsterdam (Prof. van Harmelen)
2003 Promotion an der freien Universität Amsterdam
1999 - 2001 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter in der Arbeitsgruppe Künstliche Intelligenz an der Universität Bremen (Prof. Herzog)

Current Teaching

  • Wirtschaftsinformatik II - Foundations of Data and Process Modelling (Bachelor)
  • Decision Support (Master)
  • Different Team Projects
  • AI Seminar
  • PhD Seminar Data- and Web Science

Current Projects

Public Hand Funded Projects:

  • SFB 884: Political Economy of Reforms
  • DFG Project "Matching Representations at Different Levels of Granularity"
  • BMWi Project: "A Motio-visual Sensor System for Spare Part Logistics"
  • BMBF Project: "Fit4Four: Semantic Integration for Industry 4.0 Applications"

Privately Funded Projects:

  • Demand Prediction with external Parameters (OPAL Analytics)
  • Patient Monitoring for personalized Healthcare (Roche Diagnostics)

Teaching and Infrastructure Projects:

  • VICE -  Virtual Open Science Collaboration Environment



Conference Item

  • Kai Eckert, Mathias Niepert, Christof Niemann, Cameron Buckner, Colin Allen and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Crowdsourcing the Assembly of Concept Hierarchies. In: JCDL'10 : digital libraries : 10 years past, 10 years forward, a 2020 vision; 139-148. ACM Press, New York, NY, 2010.
  • Jérôme Euzenat, Alfio Ferrara, Christian Meilicke, Andriy Nikolov, Juan Pane, Francois Scharffe, Pavel Shvaiko, Heiner Stuckenschmidt, Ondrej Svab-Zamazal, Vojtech Svatek and Cássia Trojahn Results of the Ontology Alignment Evaluation Initiative 2010. In: CEUR workshop proceedingsOM-2010 : Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Ontology Matching (OM-2010) collocated with the 9th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC-2010), Shanghai, China, November 7, 2010; Paper 0. RWTH, Aachen, 2010.
  • Jérôme Euzenat, Christian Meilicke, Heiner Stuckenschmidt and Cássia Trojahn A Web-based Evaluation Service for Ontology Matching. In: CEUR workshop proceedingsISWC-2010 Posters&Demos : Proceedings of the ISWC 2010, Posters & Demonstrations Track: Collected Abstracts; Shanghai, China, November 9, 2010; 93-96. RWTH, Aachen, 2010.
  • Daniel Fleischhacker and Heiner Stuckenschmidt A Practical Implementation of Semantic Precision and Recall. In: CISIS 2010, The Fourth International Conference on Complex, Intelligent and Software Intensive Systems, Krakow, Poland; 986-991. IEEE Computer Soc., Piscataway, NJ, 2010.
  • Fred Freitas, Zacharias Candeias and Heiner Stuckenschmidt A new usage for semantic technologies for e-government: checking official documents’ consistency. In: The proceedings of the 10th European Conference on eGovernment : National Centre for Taxation Studies and University of Limerick, Ireland; 167-175. Academic Publ., Reading , 2010.
  • Rim Helaoui, Mathias Niepert and Heiner Stuckenschmidt A Statistical-Relational Activity Recognition Framework for Ambient Assisted Living Systems. In: Advances in Intelligent and Soft ComputingAmbient Intelligence and Future Trends - International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence (ISAmI 2010) : Guimarães, Portugal, 16-18 June 2010; 247-254. Springer, Berlin [u.a.], 2010.
  • Martin Knechtel and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Query-Based Access Control for Ontologies. In: Lecture Notes in Computer ScienceWeb Reasoning and Rule Systems : Fourth International Conference, RR 2010, Bressanone/Brixen, Italy, September 22-24, 2010; proceedings; 73-87. Springer, Berlin [u.a.], 2010.
  • Robert Meusel, Mathias Niepert, Kai Eckert and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Thesaurus Extension using Web Search Engines. In: Lecture Notes in Computer ScienceThe Role of Digital Libraries in a Time of Global Change : 12th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2010, Gold Coast, Australia, June 21-25, 2010; proceedings; 198-207. Springer, Berlin [u.a.], 2010.
  • Mathias Niepert, Christian Meilicke and Heiner Stuckenschmidt A Probabilistic-Logical Framework for Ontology Matching. In: Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the Twenty-Second Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence Conference; 1413-1418. AAAI Press, Menlo Park, Calif., 2010.
  • Jan Noessner, Mathias Niepert, Christian Meilicke and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Leveraging Terminological Structure for Object Reconciliation. In: Lecture notes in computer science The Semantic Web: Research and Applications : 7th Extended Semantic Web Conference, ESWC 2010, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, May 30 – June 3, 2010, Proceedings, Part II; 334-348. Springer, Berlin [u.a.], 2010.
  • Phillipp Nowakowski and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Ontology-based Product Catalogues: An Example Implementation. In: Multikonferenz Wirtschaftsinformatik 2010; . Univ.-Verl., Göttingen, 2010.
  • Nikolas Schmitt, Mathias Niepert and Heiner Stuckenschmidt BRAMBLE: A Web-based Framework for Interactive RDF-Graph Visualisation. In: CEUR workshop proceedingsISWC-2010 Posters&Demos : Proceedings of the ISWC 2010 Posters & Demonstrations Track: Collected Abstracts, Shanghai, China, November 9, 2010; 89-92. RWTH, Aachen, 2010.
  • Jörg Schönfisch, Willy Chen and Heiner Stuckenschmidt A purely logic-based approach to approximate matching of Semantic Web Services. In: CEUR workshop proceedingsSMR2 2010 : Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Service Matchmaking and Resource Retrieval in the Semantic Web (SMR2 2010) Workshop at the 9th International Semantic Web Conference - ISWC 2010 Workshops Vol. IV Shanghai, China, Nov. 8, 2010; 37-52. RWTH, Aachen, 2010.
  • Heiner Stuckenschmidt, Stefano Ceri, Emanuele Della Valle and Frank van Harmelen Towards Expressive Stream Reasoning. In: Dagstuhl Seminar proceedings; 1-14. Leibniz-Zentrum für Informatik, Wadern, 2010.
  • Cássia Trojahn, Christian Meilicke, Jérôme Euzenat and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Automating OAEI Campaigns (First Report). In: CEUR workshop proceedingsIWEST 2010 : Proceedings of the International Workshop on Evaluation of Semantic Technologies (IWEST 2010) Workshop at the 9th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC2010) - ISWC 2010 Workshops Volume III, Shanghai, China, November 8, 2010; Paper 13. RWTH, Aachen, 2010.