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Ruben Verborgh

  • PhD
  • Postdoctoral Researcher
  • Ghent University
  • 6


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  • 146


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Research Interests

Semantic Web REST hypermedia Linked Data Web

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Ruben Verborgh is a researcher in semantic hypermedia at Ghent University – iMinds, Belgium, where he obtained his PhD in Computer Science in 2014. He explores the connection between Semantic Web technologies and the Web's architectural properties, with the ultimate goal of building more intelligent clients. Along the way, he became fascinated by Linked Data, REST/hypermedia, Web APIs, and related technologies. He’s a co-author of two books on Linked Data, and has written several publications on Web-related topics in international journals.



Professional experience

Postdoctoral Researcher

Ghent University

February 2014 - Present

PhD Student

Ghent University

August 2010 - February 2014 (4 years)

Education history

Ghent University

PhD in Computer Science Engineering

August 2010 - February 2014 (4 years)

Ghent University

Master in Computer Science Engineering

September 2008 - June 2010 (2 years)

Ghent University

Bachelor in Computer Science

September 2005 - June 2008 (3 years)