Linköpings universitet > Department of Computer and Information Science > Division for Database and Information Techniques > Patrick Lambrix
research commissions publications supervision teaching

Conference organization
Leadership commisions
Examination Ph.D. students

Conference organization:

Committee chair

Steering committee

  • EKAW, International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (since 2014, chair dec 2014 - nov 2016).
  • OAEI, Ontology Alignment Evaluation Initiative (since 2018).

Program committee member

Session organizer

  • Co-organizer with Judith Blake and Nigam Shah of session on 'Ontology Alignment' at Dagstuhl Seminar 07132, Towards Interoperability of Biomedical Ontologies, Dagstuhl, Germany, 2007.

Editorial board member

Leadership commisions:


(LiU = Linköping University; IDA = Department of Computer and Information Science.)
  • Head of the ADIT division at LiU/IDA. (since 2020)
  • (First) Undergraduate studies area manager (studierektor) of the ADIT division at LiU/IDA. (1999-2006, 2011-2015, since end of 2016)
  • Degree project coordinator of the ADIT division at LiU/IDA. (since 2015 )
  • Program coordinator for the Computer Science Master programs at LiU. (since 2007)
  • Deputy member of the department board for LiU/IDA (2001-2005, since 2021). Member of the department board for LiU/IDA (2006-2020).
  • Member of Program Planning Group for the Computer Science and Computer Engineering Master programs at LiU.
  • Member of LiU/IDA's working group on PhD education. (since 2020)
  • Member of LiU/IDA's working group on undergraduate education. (since 2019)


  • Program coordinator for the Computer Science/CUGS Master program at LiU.
  • (First) Director of undergraduate studies (huvudstudierektor) of LiU/IDA. (2002-2006)
  • Undergraduate studies area manager (studierektor) of the SaS division at LiU/IDA. (2010-2012)
  • Deputy member of the board of CUGS, national graduate school of computer science. (2001-2008)
  • Member of the education board (UN) and the planning committee (LoT) for the Mechanical Engineering curriculum at LiU. (2000-2002)
  • Member of the education board (UN) and the planning committee (LoT) for the Engineering Biology curriculum at LiU. (2003-2006)
  • Deputy Member of the education board for chemistry, biology and biotechnology (KB-nämnd) at LiU. (2015-2020)
  • Co-developer and co-responsible for the Bioinformatics specializations in the Computer Science curriculum and the Engineering Biology curriculum at LiU.
  • Responsible for the Industrial Information Systems profile in the Mechanical Engineering curriculum at LiU. (2000-2002)
  • Co-developer of the Statistics and Data Mining Master program at LiU.
  • (First) Degree project coordinator at LiU/IDA. (1997-2002)
  • Degree project coordinator of the SaS division at LiU/IDA. (2010-2012)
  • Member of board for undergraduate education (IDUN) at LiU/IDA.
  • Departmental coordinator for proposing head and vice-heads of department for LiU/IDA (2008 for 2009-2011; 2011 for 2012-2014; 2014 for 2015-2017; 2017 for 2018-2020, 2020 for 2021-2023); member (1999) and coordinator (2008, 2011, 2014, 2017, 2020) of election committee for board of LiU/IDA.
  • Initiator (with H Li) of double degree master program LiU - Harbin Institute of Technology.
  • Different working groups, e.g.,
    at LiU/IDA: IDA 2000 information group, preparation for Bologna (chair), programming languages in education (chair), IDA Web Information Group, IDA Ladok 3 group, IDA office space group
    at LiU/TFK: Merging computer science educations CS and DAV (chair)

Examination Ph.D. students

Ph.D. examination committee

  • (backup) Natalia Skripnyak (2020), LiU/IFM.
    Theoretical description of Ti and Ti Alloys from first principles.
  • Nicholas Baltzer (2019), Uppsala University, Sweden.
    Predicitive Healthcare: Cervical Cancer Screening Risk Stratification and Genetic Disease Markers.
  • Amina Annane (2018), Montpellier University, France.
    Using Background Knowledge to Enhance Biomedical Ontology Matching.
  • Leif Jonsson (2018), LiU/IDA.
    Machine Learning-Based Bug Handling in Large-Scale Software Development.
  • Thanh Truong (2016), Uppsala University, Sweden.
    Main-Memory Query Processing Utilizing External Indexes.
  • Magnus Ingmarsson (2013), LiU/IDA.
    Creating and enabling the useful service discovery experience.
  • Fredrik Lysholm (2013), LiU/IFM.
    Bioinformatic methods for characterization of viral pathogens in metagenomic samples.
  • Kerstin Ådahl (2012), Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden.
    On decision support in participatory medicine supporting health care empowerment.
  • Joel Hedlund (2010), LiU/IFM.
    Bioinformatic protein family characterisation.
  • Merja Karjalainen (2010), Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.
    A Uniform Query Processing Approach for Integrating Data for Heterogeneous Resources.
  • Jetendr Shamdasani (2010), University of the West of England, Bristol, UK.
    Semantic Matching for the Medical Domain.
  • Aida Vitoria (2010), LiU/ITN.
    Reasoning with Rough Sets and Paraconsistent Rough Sets.
  • Mikael Nyström (2010), LiU/IMT.
    Enrichment of Terminology Systems for Use and Reuse in Medical Information Systems.
  • (backup) Martin Berzell (2010), LiU/IMH.
    Electronic Healthcare Ontologies - Philosophy, the Real World and IT structures.
  • Jonas Carlsson (2009), LiU/IFM.
    Mutational effects on protein structure and function.
  • Eva Blomqvist (2009), LiU/Jönköping.
    Semi-automatic Ontology Construction based on Patterns.
  • Fredrik Heintz (2009), LiU/IDA.
    DyKnow - A Stream-Based Knowledge Processing Middleware Framework.
  • Andreas Doms (2009), TU Dresden, Germany.
    GoPubMed: Ontology-based literature search.
  • Waclaw Kusnierczyck (2008), NTNU, Trondheim, Norway.
    Augmenting Bioinformatics Research with Biomedical Ontologies.
  • Anders Bresell (2008), LiU/IFM.
    Characterization of protein families, sequence patterns, and functional annotations in large data sets.
  • Thomas Gustafsson (2007), LiU/IDA.
    Management of Real-Time Data Consistency and Transient Overloads in Embedded Systems.
  • Yuxiao Zhao (2005), LiU/IDA.
    Standards-based application integration for bussiness-to-business communications.
  • Håkan Petersson (2003), LiU/IMT.
    On information quality in primary health care registries.
  • Mathias Broxvall (2002), LiU/IDA.
    A study in the computational complexity of temporal reasoning.

Faculty opponent

  • Erik Sundsvall (2011), LiU/IMT, half-way-PhD seminar.
    Information visualization, ontologies and Electronic Health Records.
  • Mikael Nyström (2009), LiU/IMT, half-way-PhD seminar.
    Analyser av medicinska terminologisystem.
  • Marie Gustafsson (2006), Chalmers Tekniska Högskola/Göteborgs universitet, Licentiate.
    Design, development and adoption of ontology-driven clinical software.


Print this page