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phone: ++49 341 9 73 22 35
fax: ++49 341 9 73 22 99
Information for visitors: our group is located on 8th floor of the
Paulinum, the part of the university building remembering (and looking
like) a church.
To find us enter the building from Augustusplatz and use one of the
elevators to the right of the entrance hall to the 8th floor.
Together with John Schlipf I co-chaired LPNMR 2007 (Logic Programming and Nonmonotonic Reasoning), Tempe, Arizona, May 2007. The local arrangements chair was Chitta Baral.
I am also program co-chair (together with Jerome Lang) of KR-2008, the International Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning, Sydney, September 2008. General chair is Patrick Doherty.
I am a PC member of AAAI-08, JELIA-08, CLIMA-08, ICLP-08, ICAI-08 and several other workshops this year. In 2007 I received the AAAI outstanding senior PC member award. I also belong to the advisory board of IJCAI-09.
I am an associate editor of the Artificial Intelligence Journal
(AIJ) and the Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research (JAIR).
I was invited speaker at the Spanish AI-conference CAEPIA-05,
Santiago de Compostela, at the Swedish AI-workshop (SAIS-06) in
May 2006, and gave an invited
talk at the 8th de Morgan Workshop on Belief Revision, Merging and
Social Choice (London, Nov. 2006). I was also invited to speak at the
Conference on Logic Programming, Porto, Sept. 2007, at COMMA
(Computational Models of Argument) 2010, NMR-2010 as well as JELIA 2010.
I was a member of the ECCAI-board (executive board of
European Coordinating Committee for
Intelligence representing 29 national European AI societies)
August 2006 to 2012. From July 2008 onwards I was president of
ECCAI for 4 years.
I was general chair of KR-2012, the International
Conference on Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning,
Rome, June 2012. Since that date I am president of KR, inc.
In Oct. 2012 QuantLA
(Quantitative Logics and Automata), a new joint PhD programme of TU
Dresden and Leipzig University, will start. Please check the web pages
for topics and open positions.
Click here if you are interested in a selection of my recent publications
Click here if you are looking for teaching material (most of it in German)
Click here if you are interested in my former PC memberships and activities
Last update: 8.1.2009