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Philipp Mayr

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  • 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 (57)

Publications (269)

Analysis of Footnote Chasing and Citation Searching in an Academic Search Engine

  • Kacem A
  • Mayr P
Proceedings of the 2nd Joint Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval and Natural Language Processing for Digital Libraries (BIRNDL 2017) co-located with the 40th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information (2017)
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Data Requirements for Evaluation of Personalization of Information Retrieval - A Position Paper

  • Belkin N
  • Hienert D
  • Mayr P
Working Notes of CLEF 2017 - Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum (2017)
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Decentralized creation of academic documents using a Network Attached Storage (NAS) server

  • Wilm J
  • Sadeghi A
  • Lange C
Joint Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Scientometrics and 1st International Workshop on Enabling Decentralised Scholarly Communication co-located with 14th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2017) (2017)
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Editorial for the 2nd Joint Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval and Natural Language Processing for Digital Libraries (BIRNDL) at SIGIR 2017

  • Mayr P
  • Chandrasekaran M
  • Jaidka K
Proceedings of the 2nd Joint Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval and Natural Language Processing for Digital Libraries (BIRNDL 2017) co-located with the 40th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information (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
New Trends in Databases and Information Systems. ADBIS 2017 Short Papers and Workshops, AMSD, BigNovelTI, DAS, SW4CH, DC, Nicosia, Cyprus, Greece, September 24–27, 2017, Proceedings (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)