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


Book Section


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  • Manel Achichi, Michelle Cheatham, Zlatan Dragisic, Jérôme Euzenat, Daniel Faria, Alfio Ferrara, Giorgos Flouris, Irini Fundulaki, Ian Harrow, Valentina Ivanova, Ernesto Jiménez-Ruiz, Kristian Kolthoff, Elena Kuss, Patrick Lambrix, Henrik Leopold, Huanyu Li and Chri Meilicke Results of the Ontology Alignment Evaluation Initiative 2017. In: CEUR workshop proceedingsOM 2017 : Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Ontology Matching co-located with the 16th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2017), Vienna, Austria, October 21, 2017; 61-113. RWTH, Aachen, 2017.
  • Melisachew Wudage Chekol, Giuseppe Pirrò, Jörg Schönfisch and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Marrying uncertainty and time in knowledge graphs. In: Proceedings of the Thirty-First AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence and the Twenty-Ninth Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence Conference : February 4–9, 2017, San Francisco, California USA; 88-94. AAAI Press, San Francisco, CA, 2017.
  • Melisachew Wudage Chekol, Giuseppe Pirrò, Jörg Schönfisch and Heiner Stuckenschmidt TeCoRe: temporal conflict resolution in knowledge graphs. In: Proceedings of the VLDB EndowmentProceedings of the VLDB Endowment : 43. International Conference on Very Large Data Bases; Iss. 12, 1929-1932. Association of Computing Machinery, New York, NY, 2017.
  • Melisachew Wudage Chekol and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Rule based temporal inference. In: Open access series in informaticsTechnical communications of the 33rd International Conference on Logic Programming : ICLP 2017, August 28-September 1, 2017, Melbourne, Australia; Article 4, 1-14. Dagstuhl Publishing, Wadern, 2017.
  • Alexander Diete, Timo Sztyler, Lydia Weiland and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Recognizing grabbing actions from inertial and video sensor data in a warehouse scenario. In: Procedia computer science14th International Conference on Mobile Systems and Pervasive Computing (MobiSPC 2017) / 12th International Conference on Future Networks and Communications (FNC 2017) / Affiliated Workshops; 16-23. Elsevier, Amsterdam [u.a.], 2017.
  • Elena Kuss, Henrik Leopold, Christian Meilicke and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Ranking-based evaluation of process model matching. In: Lecture notes in computer scienceOn the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems. OTM 2017 Conferences : Confederated International Conferences: CoopIS, C&TC, and ODBASE 2017, Rhodes, Greece, October 23-27, 2017, Proceedings, Part I; 298-305. Springer, Cham, 2017.
  • Elena Kuss and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Automatic classification to matching patterns for process model matching evaluation. In: CEUR workshop proceedingsER-Forum-Demos 2017 : proceedings of the ER Forum 2017 and the ER 2017 Demo Track co-located with the 36th International Conference on Conceptual Modelling (ER 2017) Valencia, Spain, November 6-9, 2017; 306-319. RWTH, Aachen, 2017.
  • Christian Meilicke, Daniel Ruffinelli, Andreas Nolle, Heiko Paulheim and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Fast ABox consistency checking using incomplete reasoning and caching. In: Lecture notes in computer scienceRules and Reasoning : International Joint Conference : RuleML+RR 2017, London, UK, July 12-15, 2017, Proceedings; 168-183. Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2017.
  • Timo Sztyler and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Online personalization of cross-subjects based activity recognition models on wearable devices. In: PerCom 2017 : The Fifteenth Annual IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications : March 13-17, 2017, Big Island, HI, USA; 180-189. IEEE Computer Society, Piscataway, NJ, 2017.
  • Sanja Štajner, Mark Franco-Salvador, Simone Paolo Ponzetto, Paolo Rosso and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Sentence alignment methods for improving text simplification systems. In: The 55th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics - proceedings of the conference : July 30-August 4, 2017, Vancouver, Canada : ACL 2017; 97-102. Association for Computational Linguistics, Stroudsburg, PA, 2017.
  • Sanja Štajner, Goran Glavaš, Simone Paolo Ponzetto and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Domain adaptation for automatic detection of speculative sentences. In: IEEE 11th International Conference on Semantic Computing ICSC 2017 : 30 January - 1 February 2017, San Diego, California : proceedings; 164-171. IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA [u.a.], 2017.
  • Sanja Štajner, Simone Paolo Ponzetto and Heiner Stuckenschmidt Automatic assessment of absolute sentence complexity. In: Proceedings of the 26th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2017) : Melbourne, Australia 19-25 August 2017; 4096-4102. International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence, Melbourne, 2017.

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