News

LocWeb2016 at WWW

The 6th International Workshop on Location and the Web
April 11th 2016

In conjunction with WWW 2016, April 11 - 15 2016, Montreal, Canada

Workshop Website

CS3CS 2016 Workshop

CS3CS — Workshop on City Strategies for Smart Sustainable Climate Solutions
June 15th 2016

In conjunction with ICE 2016, June 13 - 15 2016, Trondheim, Norway

Workshop Website

Scriptorium

Dissertation
PhDThesis/Book
Dirk Ahlers
OlWIR Verlag, Oldenburg Computer Science Series,
2011
214 p., ISBN: 978-3-939704-69-0. PhD thesis, University of Oldenburg, 2011.
2016
InProceedings
Dirk Ahlers, Patrick Driscoll, Erica Löfström, John Krogstie, Annemie Wyckmans
2016
InProceedings
Training on the Job: Learning While Searching in an Engineering Workplace
Dirk Ahlers, Mahsa Mehrpoor
2016
Talk
CTT2.0 Carbon Track and Trace. Stop Guessing, Start Measuring.
Dirk Ahlers
2016
Invited talk at the Northeast Asian Air Quality Improvement Forum, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 19.-20.05.2016. Organized by East Asia Clean Air Cities EACAC.
[slides]
InProceedings
Understanding challenges in municipal greenhouse gas emissions inventories
Dirk Ahlers, Patrick Driscoll
2016
Short Paper. Session Sustainable Technology Management.
Proceedings
LocWeb '16 — Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Location and the Web
Dirk Ahlers, Erik Wilde, Bruno Martins
2016
Held at WWW2016.
Chapter
LEAP Collaboration System
Kjetil Kristensen, John Krogstie, Dirk Ahlers, Mahsa Mehrpoor
2016
The Methods and Tools of the Linked Engineering and Manufacturing Platform (LEAP), Chapter 5, Elsevier
[doi] [book] [amazon]
Chapter
LEAP Virtual Obeya
Monica Rossi, Matteo Cocco, Sergio Terzi, Kjetil Kristensen, Simone Parotta, John Krogstie, Dirk Ahlers
2016
The Methods and Tools of the Linked Engineering and Manufacturing Platform (LEAP), Chapter 7, Elsevier
[doi] [book] [amazon]
InProceedings
Dirk Ahlers
TinyToCS Vol. 4,
2016
[pdf] [CC BY-NC-SA 3.0] [bib] []
2015
InProceedings
Expanding the Utility of Geospatial Knowledge Bases by Linking Concepts to WikiText and Polygonal Boundaries
Bruno Martins, Francisco J. López-Pellicer, Dirk Ahlers
2015
[doi] [pdf]
InProceedings
Dirk Ahlers, Kristoffer Gebuhr Aulie, Jeppe Eriksen, and John Krogstie
2015
InProceedings
Dirk Ahlers, Mahsa Mehrpoor, Kjetil Kristensen, John Krogstie
2015
Proceedings
LocWeb '15 — Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Location and the Web
Dirk Ahlers, Erik Wilde, Bruno Martins
2015
Held at WWW2015.
InProceedings
Geospatial Grounding of the Web Graph
Dirk Ahlers
2015
Poster
InProceedings
Using Process Ontologies to Contextualize Recommender Systems in Engineering Projects for Knowledge Access Improvement
Mahsa Mehrpoor, Jon Atle Gulla, Dirk Ahlers, Kjetil Kristensen, Soroush Ghodrat, Ole Ivar Sivertsen
2015
Article/Newsletter
Report on the Fourth Workshop on Location and the Web (LocWeb 2014)
Dirk Ahlers, Erik Wilde, Bruno Martins
2015
2014
Proceedings
LocWeb '14 — Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Location and the Web
Dirk Ahlers, Erik Wilde, Bruno Martins
2014
Held at CIKM 2014
InProceedings
LocWeb — 4th International Workshop on Location and the Web. CIKM 2014 Workshop Summary.
Dirk Ahlers, Erik Wilde, Bruno Martins
2014
Talk
Quick Intro to Geographic Information Retrieval
Dirk Ahlers
Talk at BigData Trondheim
2014
[slides]
InProceedings
Spatio-Temporal Quality Issues for Local Search
Dirk Ahlers
2014
Poster
[pdf] [doi] [bib]
2013
Article
Dirk Ahlers
Revista Colombiana de Computación - RCC, Volumen 13-2.
2012
[pdf] [CC BY 3.0] [bibtex]
InProceedings
Interactive Exploration of Geographic Regions with Web-based Keyword Distributions
Chandan Kumar, Dirk Ahlers, Wilko Heuten, Susanne Boll
2013
Chapter
Dirk Ahlers, Philipp Sandhaus, Susanne Boll
Internet Multimedia Search and Mining, Hua, X., Worring, M., and Chua, T., Eds., Bentham Science
2013,
2012
InProceedings
Multi-source conflating index construction for local search in a low-coverage country
Dirk Ahlers
2012
InProceedings
On finding cross-lingual article pairs
Dirk Ahlers
TinyToCS Vol. 1,
2012
[pdf] [CC BY-NC-SA 3.0] [bib] []
InProceedings
Dirk Ahlers, José Matute, Isaac Martinez, Chandan Kumar
2012
Short Paper
[pdf] [bibtex]
InProceedings
Chandan Kumar, Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll
2012
[pdf] [bibtex]
TechReport
Buscador Geoespacial para Honduras
Dirk Ahlers
Unitec Revista Postgrado.
2012
to appear
Chapter
Dirk Ahlers
Web Search Engine Research, Dirk Lewandowski, Ed., Series Library and Information Science, Emerald.
2012
2011
Talk
(Re)Search -- There is Geo in the Web
Dirk Ahlers
Unitec Guest Lecture
2011
Talk
Geo and the Web
Dirk Ahlers
BarCamp 4.0 Unitec
2011
2010
Defense
Dirk Ahlers
Universität Oldenburg
2010
[Thesis defense]
Chapter
Loccata – Entwicklung eines mobilen Wanderführers im Montafon
Susanne Boll, Daniel Wichmann, Dirk Ahlers, Jochen Meyer, Franz Rüf
mTourism – Mobile Dienste im Tourismus
2010.
Session
Credibility in GIR
Dirk Ahlers
2010.
Discussion session
2009
Article
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll
i-com – Zeitschrift für interaktive und kooperative Medien
2009
InProceedings
On the Accuracy of Online Geocoders
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll
2009
2008
InProceedings
Ortsbasierte Websuche im Automobil
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll, Andreas Ebert, Jens Fliegner, Martin Hofmann
2008
InProceedings
Applying Tactile Displays to Automotive User Interfaces
Martin Pielot, Dirk Ahlers, Amna Asif, Wilko Heuten, Susanne Boll
Workshop on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Applications (AUIIA 08) held at Mensch & Computer 2008
2008
[bibtex] [GI]
Talk
Geographisch Fokussierte Websuche
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll
2008
(Talk)
InProceedings
Urban Web Crawling
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll
First International Workshop on Location and the Web (LocWeb2008) at WWW2008
2008
[doi] [bibtex] [pdf] [Also see improved method]
InProceedings
A Web more Geospatial: Insights into the Location Inside
Susanne Boll, Dirk Ahlers
Workshop on Understanding Web Evolution: A Prerequisite for Web Science (WebEvolve2008) at WWW2008
2008
InProceedings
Virtual signposts for location-based story-telling
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll, Daniel Wichmann
2008
[pdf] [bibtex]
InProceedings
Dirk Ahlers, Martin Pielot, Daniel Wichmann, Susanne Boll
5th Workshop on Positioning, Navigation and Communication WPNC'08
2008
[pdf] [doi] [bibtex]
InProceedings
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll
International Conference on Multimedia Modeling MMM2008
LNCS vol 4903/2008, Springer
2008
2007
Article
Geospatially Focused Web Crawling
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll
Datenbankspektrum, Special Issue Focused Search (Fokussierte Suche)
2007
[bibtex]
Chapter
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll
The Geospatial Web. How Geo-Browsers, Social Software and the Web 2.0 are Shaping the Network Society. Arno Scharl, Klaus Tochterman (Eds.), Springer
2007
Poster
MontaPhone — Location-based Mobile Hiking Narratives
Dirk Ahlers, Susanne Boll, Daniel Wichmann
Poster at GI-Days 2007, Münster, Germany
2007
[pdf] [bibtex]
Poster & talk
LAW3 — Location Aware World Wide Web: An architecture for rapid geographical data acquisition from the WWW
Jochen Meyer, Dirk Ahlers
Poster at Fourth Heidelberg Innovation Forum 2007
2007
Seminar
Modular reusable software components for mobile applications
Dirk Ahlers, Daniel Wichmann
2007
2006
Chapter
Ortsbasierte Suche im Internet
Norbert Rump, Dirk Ahlers
Niccimon – Das Niedersächsische Kompetenzzentrum Informationssysteme für die Mobile Nutzung – Bericht und Ausblick.
2006
Article
Web-based tools for data analysis and quality assurance on a life-history trait database of plants of Northwest Europe
Stadler, M., Ahlers, D., Bekker, R.M., Finke, J., Kunzmann, D., Sonnenschein, M.
Environmental Modelling & Software 21, pp. 1536-1543, 2006
2006
[doi] [bibtex]
2005
InProceedings
A Web-based Reviewing Process Guidance System for an Ecological Database of Plant Traits
Dirk Ahlers, Jens Finke, Michael Stadler, Michael Sonnenschein
Proceedings of EnviroInfo 2005
2005
2004
Thesis
Entwicklung einer webbasierten Reviewing-Komponente für eine ökologische Pflanzendatenbank
Diplomarbeit in der Umweltinformatik (Prof. Dr. M. Sonnenschein)
11/2004