About the article
Rainer Gemulla is a professor for computer science at the University of Mannheim, Germany, which he joined in 2014. He obtained his PhD from the Technical University of Dresden, Germany, in 2008, and worked subsequently as a postdoctoral researcher at the IBM Almaden Research Center in San Jose, CA, USA, and as a senior researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics in Saarbrücken, Germany. Rainer's research focuses on data analysis and data mining techniques for efficiently extracting useful information from large, complex data collections. His work has been awarded with several awards, including multiple best-paper awards and a Google Focused Research Award. He serves as a junior fellow of the Gesellschaft für Informatik since September 2013.
Universität Mannheim, Data and Web Science Research Group, 68131 Mannheim, Germany
Published Online: 2015-03-27
Published in Print: 2015-04-28