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Robert Knight

  • BSc. (Hons) Computer Science
  • Developer
  • Hypothesis
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Research interests

Programming LanguagesSoftware Engineering


I am currently a developer at Hypothesis , working on an effort to bring annotation to the web. Previously I worked at Mendeley, where I built much of Mendeley Desktop. Outside of Mendeley I have been involved with the KDE project, where I have worked mostly on the Konsole terminal program.

Co-authors (4)

Publications (2)

  • A Comparison of Layout based Bibliographic Metadata Extraction Techniques

    • Granitzer M
    • Hristakeva M
    • Knight R
  • A Comparison of Metadata Extraction Techniques for Crowdsourced Bibliographic Metadata Management

    • Granitzer M
    • Hristakeva M
    • Knight R

Professional experience



September 2015 - Present

Software Engineer

Elsevier / Mendeley

July 2008 - September 2015(7 years)

Education history

BSc. (Hons) Computer Science

University of Southampton

September 2006 - June 2008(2 years)