Markus Ackermann

Markus Ackermann
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Address Work
eccenca GmbH
Hainstraße 8, 04109 Leipzig
Email Office
Phone Work
+49-341-26508028
Fax Work
+49-341-26489305

Short Bio

Markus Ackermann worked as research assistant at the AKSW - KILT group in Leipzig. Before joining AKSW group, he was involved in several Digital Humanities projects by the NLP department and the DH department at Leipzig University as student assistant worker and also supplemented an introductory NLP lecture with hands-on sessions. After switching from teacher's training for Mathematics and English to Computer Science, he received his BSc. at Leipzig University in 2013.

Markus's research interests are in the area of Natural Language Processing, Knowledge Representation & Reasoning and the potential of combining both utilizing Semantic Web paradigms. In the course of his activities he also developed interests in Functional Programming Approaches, Machine Learning, Computational Morphology and possibilities to improve Named Entity recognition therewith.

Past Projects

  • ALIGNEDAligned, Quality-centric Software and Data Engineering
  • Dockerizing Linked DataKnowledge Base Shipping to the Linked Open Data Cloud
  • MMoOnThe Multilingual Morpheme Ontology and Language Inventories
  • NLP2RDFConverting NLP tool output to RDF

Publications

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News

Assessing Language Identification Over DBpedia ( 2021-05-04T23:27:40+02:00 EdgardMarx)

2021-05-04T23:27:40+02:00 EdgardMarx

Large-scale multilingual knowledge bases (KBs) are the key for cross-lingual and multilingual applications such as Question Answering, Machine  Translation,  and  Search. Read more about "Assessing Language Identification Over DBpedia"

DBpedia Tutorial @ Knowledge Graph Conference 2021 ( 2021-04-09T13:20:50+02:00 by Julia Holze)

2021-04-09T13:20:50+02:00 by Julia Holze

On May 4, 2021 we will organize a tutorial at the Knowledge Graph Conference (KGC) 2021. Read more about "DBpedia Tutorial @ Knowledge Graph Conference 2021"

DBpedia @ Google Summer of Code program 2021 ( 2021-03-15T09:41:22+01:00 by Julia Holze)

2021-03-15T09:41:22+01:00 by Julia Holze

DBpedia, one of InfAI’s community projects, will participate in the Google Summer of Code (GSoC) program for the 10th time. The GsoC program has the goal to bring students from all over the globe into open source software development. Read more about "DBpedia @ Google Summer of Code program 2021"

DBpedia’s New Website ( 2021-01-28T12:42:40+01:00 by Julia Holze)

2021-01-28T12:42:40+01:00 by Julia Holze

We are proud to announce the completion of the new DBpedia website. Read more about "DBpedia’s New Website"

SANSA 0.7.1 (Semantic Analytics Stack) Released ( 2020-01-17T09:52:41+01:00 by Prof. Dr. Jens Lehmann)

2020-01-17T09:52:41+01:00 by Prof. Dr. Jens Lehmann

We are happy to announce SANSA 0.7.1 – the seventh release of the Scalable Semantic Analytics Stack. SANSA employs distributed computing via Apache Spark and Flink in order to allow scalable machine learning, inference and querying capabilities for large knowledge graphs. Read more about "SANSA 0.7.1 (Semantic Analytics Stack) Released"