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

  • Mathieu D’Aquin, Anne Schlicht, Heiner Stuckenschmidt and Marta Sabou Ontology Modularization for Knowledge Selection: Experiments and Evaluations. In: Lecture Notes in Computer ScienceDatabase and expert systems applications : 18th International Conference, DEXA 2007, Regensburg, Germany, September 3 - 7, 2007; proceedings; 874-883. Springer, Berlin [u.a.], 2007.
  • Kai Eckert, Heiner Stuckenschmidt and Magnus Pfeffer Interactive Thesaurus Assessment for Automatic Document Annotation. In: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Knowledge Capture, K-CAP'07 ; 103-110. ACM Press, New York, NY, 2007.
  • Norman May and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Querying embedded RDF with XML Technology - A Feasibility Study. In: XML-Tage 2007 in Berlin : 24. - 26. September 2007 in Berlin; [Tagungsband]; 1-12. Freie Univ., Berlin, 2007.
  • Christian Meilicke and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Applying Logical Constraints to Ontology Matching. In: Lecture Notes in Computer ScienceKI 2007: advances in artificial intelligence : 30th Annual German Conference on AI, KI 2007, Osnabrück, Germany, September 10 - 13, 2007; proceedings; 99-113. Springer, Berlin [u.a.], 2007.
  • Christian Meilicke, Heiner Stuckenschmidt and Andrei Tamilin Repairing Ontology Mappings. In: Proceedings of the Twenty-Second AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence : [AAAI-07 / IAAI-07]; 22-26 July 2007, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; 1408-1413. AAAI Press, Menlo Park, Calif., 2007.
  • Livia Predoiu and Heiner Stuckenschmidt A Probabilistic Framework for Information Integration and Retrieval on the Semantic Web. In: VLDB 2007 co-located workshops : University of Vienna, Austria, September 23 and 24, 2007 ; proceedings ; 1-8. VLDB, Vienna, 2007.
  • Anne Schlicht and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Criteria-Based Partitioning of Large Ontologies. In: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Knowledge Capture : Whistler, BC, Canada, Oct. 28 - 31, 2007 / ACM, Association for Computing Machinery; . ACM Press, New York, NY, 2007.
  • Heiner Stuckenschmidt Approximate Subsumption in ALCQ. In: CEUR workshop proceedingsProceedings of the 2007 International Workshop on Description Logics (DL 2007) : Brixen-Bressanone, near Bozen-Bolzano, Italy 8–10 June, 2007; Paper 4. RWTH, Aachen, 2007.
  • Heiner Stuckenschmidt Partial Matchmaking Using Approximate Subsumption. In: Proceedings of the Twenty-Second AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence : [AAAI-07 / IAAI-07]; 22-26 July 2007, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; 1459-1464. AAAI Press, Menlo Park, Calif., 2007.
  • Ondrej Svab-Zamazal, Vojtech Svatek and Heiner Stuckenschmidt A Study in Empirical and 'Casuistic' Analysis of Ontology Mapping Results. In: Lecture Notes in Computer ScienceThe Semantic Web: Research and Applications : 4th European Semantic Web Conference, ESWC 2007, Innsbruck, Austria; proceedings; 655-669. Springer , Berlin [u.a.], 2007.