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Martin Theobald

Martin Theobald

Full professor in Computer science - Big data

Faculty or Centre Faculty of Science, Technology and Medicine
Postal Address Université du Luxembourg
Maison du Nombre
6, Avenue de la Fonte
L-4364 Esch-sur-Alzette
Campus Office MNO, E04 0435-070
Telephone (+352) 46 66 44 5789
Fax (+352) 46 66 44 35789

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Theobald has been appointed as a Professor of Computer Science with a focus on “Big Data” by the University of Luxembourg, at the Faculty for Science Technology and Communication, in 2017. He previously held positions as a Professor and Co-Director of the Institute for Databases and Information Systems (DBIS) at the University of Ulm, and as a Professor in the Advanced Database Research and Modeling (ADReM) group at the University of Antwerp. He obtained a doctoral degree from the Max Planck Institute for Informatics in Saarbrücken in 2006 and subsequently spent two years as a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Stanford University Infolab. Between 2008 and 2012, Martin led the research group for “Ranking and Uncertain Data Management” at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics.

Martin currently is head of the Interdisciplinary Lab for Intelligent and Adaptive Systems (ILIAS) and the Big Data Research Group at the University of Luxembourg. He has served as PC member, reviewer and organizer for more than 100 international conferences, workshops and journals, including SIGMODSIGKDD, SIGIRVLDBICDECIKMWSDMTKDETODS, and many others. He has been an Area Editor for Elsevier’s “Information Systems” between 2013 and 2018.

Awards & Honors

Current Courses

-       Bachelor

  • Information Management I-III (BICS, 3rd-5th semester)
  • Cloud Computing (BINFO, 5th semester)
  • Databases (BINFO-FC, 3rd semester)

-       Master

  • Big Data Analytics (MICS & ISM, 2nd semester)
  • Advanced Database Topics (MICS, 3rd semester)

External Profiles

Last updated on: Friday, 24 May 2019

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See detailIndexing for Graph Query Evaluation
Fletcher; Theobald, Martin

in Sakr, Sharif; Zomaya, Albert Y. (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Big Data Technologies (2019)

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See detailProceedings - 2017 ILILAS Distinguished Lectures
Bouvry, Pascal; Bisdorff, Raymond; Schommer, Christoph; Sorger, Ulrich; Theobald, Martin; van der Torre, Leon

Report (2018)

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See detailSupporting Set Operations in Temporal-Probabilistic Databases
Papaioannou, Katerina; Theobald, Martin; Böhlen, Michael

in Proceedings of the 34th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2018, Paris, France, April 16-19, 2018 (2018, April 16)

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See detailInteractive feature selection for efficient customer recognition in contact centers: Dealing with common names.
Saberi, Morteza; Theobald, Martin; Hussain, Omar Khadeer; Chang, Elizabeth; Hussain, Farookh Khadeer

in Expert Systems with Applications (2018), 113

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See detailA General Framework for Anytime Approximation in Probabilistic Databases
Van den Heuvel, Maarten; Geerts, Floris; Theobald, Martin; Getterbauer, Wolfgang

in CoRR (2018), abs/1806.10078

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See detailGCAI 2017: 3rd Global Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Miami, FL, USA, 18-22 October 2017
Benzmüller, Christoph; Lisetti, Christine; Theobald, Martin

Book published by EPiC Series in Computing, EasyChair (2017)

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See detailConcept Recognition in European and National Law
Nanda, Rohan; Siragusa, Giovanni; Di caro, Luigi; Theobald, Martin; Boella, Guido; Robaldo, Livio; Costamagna, Francesco

in proc. of The 30th international conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems (JURIX 2017) (2017)

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See detailQuery-Driven On-The-Fly Knowledge Base Construction
Nguyen, Dat Ba; Abujabal, Abdalghani; Tran, Khanh; Theobald, Martin; Weikum, Gerhard

in Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (2017), 11(1), 66--79

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See detailJ-REED: Joint Relation Extraction and Entity Disambiguation
Nguyen, Dat Ba; Theobald, Martin; Weikum, Gerhard

in Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2017, Singapore, November 06 - 10, 2017 (2017)

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See detailLearning Tuple Probabilities
Dylla, Maximilian; Theobald, Martin

E-print/Working paper (2016)

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See detailDistributed Set Reachability
Gurajada, Sairam; Theobald, Martin

in Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Management of Data, SIGMOD Conference 2016, San Francisco, CA, USA, June 26 - July 01, 2016 (2016)

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See detailDistributed Processing of Generalized Graph-Pattern Queries in SPARQL 1.1
Gurajada, Sairam; Theobald, Martin

E-print/Working paper (2016)

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See detailJ-NERD: Joint Named Entity Recognition and Disambiguation with Rich Linguistic Features
Nguyen, Dat Ba; Theobald, Martin; Weikum, Gerhard

in TACL (2016), 4

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See detailSummary Generation for Temporal Extractions
Wang, Yafang; Ren, Zhaochun; Theobald, Martin; Dylla; Melo, Gerard De

in Database and Expert Systems Applications - 27th International Conference (DEXA 2016) (2016)

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