- 05.2013 - up to now: Joined the Database and Information Systems group of Prof. Dr. Lausen as a Ph.D. student
- 04.2013: Master Of Science in Computer Science, University Of Freiburg, Germany
- 07.2009: Bachelor Of Science in Computer Science, Damascus University, Syria
- Recommender Systems & Machine learning
Current Research Projects:
- Conference Assistance System for Augmented Reality Devices ( Durchblick )
Learning-toRank in research paper CBF recommendation: Leveraging irrelevant papers [ .pdf ]
In Proc. of the 3rd Workshop on New Trends in Content-Based Recommender Systems (CBRecSys 2016) co-located with ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2016). Boston, MA, USA, September 16, 2016
PubRec: Recommending Publications Based On Publicly Available Meta-Data [ .pdf ]
In Proc. of the LWA 2015 Workshops: KDML, FGWM, IR, and FGDB. Trier, Germany, October 7-9, 2015
Speeding up Collaborative Filtering with Parametrized Preprocessing [ .pdf ]
In Proc. of the 6th International Workshop on Social Recommender Systems (SRS 2015),
in conjunction with the 2015 ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD 2015). Sydney, Australia, August 2015.
Predicting Lifetime of Information Cascades[ .pdf ].
ACM Web Science 2015
Durchblick - A Conference Assistance System for Augmented Reality Devices [ .pdf ]
In Proc. of the 11th Extended Semantic Web Conference: Posters & Demonstrations Track (ESWC 2014). Heraklion (Greece), May 2014
Similar Structures Inside RDF-Graphs[ .pdf ]
WWW Workshop on Linked Data on the Web (LDOW 2013), in conjunction with the 22nd World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2013), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 14 May, 2013 , in CEUR Workshop Proceedings Vol. 996.