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  Patrick Lambrix

Patrick Lambrix is professor at the Department of Computer and Information Science of Linköping University. He received his PhD in Computer Science from Linköping University in 1996.

He is the head of the Division for Databases and Information Techniques (ADIT) where he also leads the Database and Web Information Systems Group. He is a member of the Swedish e-Science Research Centre SeRC and an affiliate of the Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program WASP. He is also member of the Semantic Web research group and the Sports Analytics research group at Linköping University.

His main expertise is in knowledge engineering and his current research interests relate to the areas of

  • Semantic Web (ontologies)
  • Databases
  • Knowledge engineering for Materials Science
  • Knowledge engineering for the Life Sciences
  • Sports analytics

Social media: Twitter

Degree projects related to knowledge engineering and the Semantic Web as well as to sports analytics may be available.

NEWS: Patrick Lambrix will be honored as 'Markante Tongenaar 2022' (Remarkable citizen of Tongeren 2022) for his scientific contributions on November 4, 2022 in Tongeren, Belgium.

NEWS: Patrick Lambrix will give an invited talk on our work on performance metrics for ice hockey players at the Skövde Sports Analytics Summit, October 27-28, 2022.

NEWS: Patrick Lambrix gave an invited talk on our work on semantic and integrated access to materials databases at Psi-k 2022, August 22-25, 2022. The Psi-k conference, which is held every 5 years (but due to covid-19, it was 7 years ago), is the largest conference in electronic structures.

NEWS: Read about Linköping Hockey Analytics Conference - LINHAC 2022: in the LiU news and LHC news (in Swedish).

NEWS: My student Huanyu Li will present his PhD thesis on May 19, 2022. Opponent: assoc prof Mari Carmen Suarez-Figueroa. Examination Committee: prof Harald Sack, Dr Luca Ghiringhelli, prof Marco Kuhlmann, (prof Patrik Thollander).

NEWS: Bo Fu, Patrick Lambrix and Catia Pesquita organize VOILA 2022 - 7th International Workshop on Visualization and Interaction for Ontologies and Linked Data, co-located with the 21th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2022).

NEWS: Our group participates in Onto-DESIDE, a EU-funded Horizon Europe project on circular economy. Eva Blomqvist from our Semantic Web group leads the project with start mid 2022. From our division, Olaf Hartig, Niklas Carlsson and Patrick Lambrix participate.

NEWS: Bo Fu, Patrick Lambrix and Catia Pesquita are guest editors for a special issue of the Semantic Web Journal on Interactive Semantic Web. Deadline for submission of contributions: June 30, 2022. Link to call for contributions

NEWS: The poster teaser video for 'An Approach for Repairing Incoherent Ontologies Repairing' by Ying Li and Patrick Lambrix was selected as best teaser video at ISWC - the International Semantic Web Conference 2021. youtube video

NEWS: Mina Abd Nikooie Pour and Ying Li gave talks about systems for extending and completing ontologies at VOILA 2021 - 6th International Workshop on Visualization and Interaction for Ontologies and Linked Data which was co-organized by Patrick Lambrix.

NEWS: Rickard Armiento, Welzel Andersen, Gareth Conduit, Luca Ghiringhelli, Patrick Lambrix and Cormac Toher organized a Workshop on Ontologies for Materials-Databases Interoperability on October 5-7, 2021.

NEWS: Patrick Lambrix gave a talk on October 1, 2021 on our work on extending ontologies at the FAIR-DI Workshop 2021 on a FAIR data infrastructure for materials science. youtube video

NEWS: Patrick Lambrix presented our paper 'Predicting Season Outcomes for the NBA' by Teno Gonzalez dos Santos, Chunyan Wang, Niklas Carlsson and Patrick Lambrix at MLSA 2021, the 8th Workshop on Machine Learning and Data Mining for Sports Analytics, September 13, 2021. Link to paper, youtube video

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patrick.lambrix (at)
phone: +46 (13) 28 26 05, fax: +46 (13) 14 22 31
office: Building B, Ground floor, Room 2B:474
post address: Department of Computer and Information Science (IDA), Linköpings universitet, S-581 83 Linköping, Sweden