Dr. rer. nat. Claus-Peter Klas

Contact person in projects

    A Network of Excellence on Digital Libraries (FP6)
    Distributed Agents for User-Friendly Access of Digital Libraries
  • Pepper
    Peer-to-Peer Architectures for Federated Search of Complex Digital Libraries

Involved in projects

    Classification and Intelligent Search on Information in XML
  • MIND
    Resource Selection and Data Fusion for Multimedia International Digital Libraries




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Diploma, Master and Bachelor theses

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    Research Interests

    My research interests were in the beginning as research assistent in the area of automtatic classification of documents. Within the DFG projekt Daffodil this moved to the areas:

    • user-oriented Digital Libraries and evaluation
    • distributed information retrieval
    • service-oriented architectures
    • data integration
    • user-oriented interactive information seeking and searching
    • personalisation, recommendation and adaptivity

    During my dissertation and ask task leader in DELOS Network of Excellence i started to research in the evaluation of digital libraries. The dissertation is now submitted and the defense should be done by end of May.

    My complete CV can be found here: CV. Since August, 1st 2007 i am employed at the distance university Hagen, chair of Multimedia and Internet Applications.

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