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Philipp Mayr

  • Dr
  • Team leader
  • GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences in Mannheim
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Research interests

information behavior and information retrievalknowledge representationapplied informetricsevaluation of information systemsbibliometric methodsnon-textual ranking in digital libraries

About

Philipp Mayr is a postdoctoral researcher and team lead at the GESIS department Knowledge Technologies for the Social Sciences (WTS). Since winter semester 2012, he teaches as a senior lecturer at Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Faculty 03 of Information Science. From October 2009 till August 2011, Philipp Mayr was a visiting professor for knowledge representation at University of Applied Sciences in Darmstadt, Department of Information Science & Engineering. Philipp Mayr is a graduate of the Berlin School of Library and Information Science at Humboldt University Berlin where he finished his doctoral research in 2009. He studied LIS, computer science and sociology. Philipp Mayr published in the areas Informetrics, Information Retrieval and Digital Libraries and is an active organizer of the Networked Knowledge Organization Systems/Services (NKOS) European network. He is member of the editorial board of the information science journals Scientometrics and Information Wissenschaft & Praxis. He serves frequently as a reviewer for various journals (e.g. JASIST, Aslib Proceedings, Online Information Review) and international conference program committees (e.g. Dublin Core, ESWC/ISWC, iConference 2014).

Co-authors (56)

Publications

A Complete Year of User Retrieval Sessions in a Social Sciences Academic Search Engine

  • Mayr P
  • Kacem A
21st International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL 2017) (2017)
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Analysis of Footnote Chasing and Citation Searching in an Academic Search Engine

  • Kacem A
  • Mayr P
Proc. of the 2nd BIRNDL Workshop (2017)
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Data Requirements for Evaluation of Personalization of Information Retrieval - A Position Paper

  • Belkin N
  • Hienert D
  • Mayr P
PIR-CLEF2017 workshop in CLEF 2017 Working Notes (2017)
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Decentralized creation of academic documents using a Network Attached Storage (NAS) server

  • Wilm J
  • Sadeghi A
  • Lange C
Enabling Decentralised Scholarly Communication co-located with the Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2017) (2017)
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Evaluating Reference String Extraction Using Line-Based Conditional Random Fields: A Case Study with German Language Publications

  • Körner M
  • Ghavimi B
  • Mayr P
Proc. of the AMSD workshop 2017 (2017)
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Professional experience

Team leader

Gesis

February 2010 - Present

Education history

PhD

Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin

December 2005 - February 2009(3 years)