Curriculum Vitae


PROFESSIONAL CAREER

Research Positions

2004-present Full Professor, The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

2003-2008 Full Professor, Department of Software and Media Technology, Aalborg University Esbjerg, Denmark

1998-2003 Associate Professor, Department of Software and Media Technology, Aalborg University Esbjerg, Denmark

1997-1998 Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Denmark.

1996 Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Information and Computer Science, University of California, Irvine, USA (7 months).

1993-1997 Assistant Professor, Programming Systems Group, Department of Computer Science, Aalborg University, Denmark.

1991-1992 Visiting Scholar, Hypermedia Research Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Texas A&M University, USA (1 year).

Management Positions

2006 Dean, Faculty of Engineering, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

2004-2006 Director, The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

1998-2004 Department Head, Department of Software and Media Technology, Aalborg University Esbjerg, Denmark

Education

1993 Ph.D. in Computer Science, Aalborg University, Denmark.

1990 M.S. in Computer Engineering, Aalborg University, Denmark.

Research Interests

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Conference and Workshop Organization

General Chair, European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC 2012), (Odense, Denmark, August 2012).

General Chair, International Symposium on Open Source Intelligence & Web Mining 2012 (OSINT-WM 2012), (Odense, Denmark, August 2012).

General Chair, European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC 2011), (Athens, Greece, September 2011).

General Chair, International Symposium on Open Source Intelligence & Web Mining 2011 (OSINT-WM 2011), (Athens, Greece, September 2011).

General Chair, The 2011 International Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2011), (Kaohsiung, Taiwan, July 2011).

General Chair, The 2010 International Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2010), (Odense, Denmark, August 2010).

General Chair, International Symposium on Open Source Intelligence & Web Mining 2010 (OSINT-WM 2010), (Odense, Denmark, August 2010).

Organizer, International Workshop on Counterterrorism and Open Source Intelligence, (Odense, Denmark, October 2009).

General Chair, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2006), (Odense, Denmark, August 2006).

General Chair, International Symposium on Wikis (WikiSym 2006), (Odense, Denmark, August 2006).

Organizing Committee, International Metainformatics Symposium (MIS 2005), (Esbjerg, Denmark, November 2005).

Program Chair, International Metainformatics Symposium, (Salzburg, Austria, Sep. 2004).

General Chair, Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval, (Esbjerg, Denmark, May 2004).

Organizing Committee, International Metainformatics Symposium, (Graz, Austria, Sep. 2003).

Program Chair, Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval, (Montpellier, France, May 2003).

Organizing Committee, International Metainformatics Symposium, (Esbjerg, Denmark, Aug. 2002).

Treasurer, ACM Conference on Digital Libraries (DL 2000), (San Antonio, TX, Jun. 2000).

Mentoring Chair, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2000), (San Antonio, TX, May 2000).

Treasurer, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2000), (San Antonio, TX, May 2000).

Workshop Organizer, 5.5 Open Hypermedia System Working Group Meeting, (Esbjerg, Denmark, Sep. 1999).

Program Chair, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '99), (Darmstadt, Germany, Feb. 1999).

Workshop Organizer, 5th Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '99), (Darmstadt, Germany, Feb. 1999).

Panels Chair, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '98), (Pittsburg, PA, Jun. 1998).

Workshop Organizer, 4th Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '98), (Pittsburg, PA, Jun. 1998).

Workshop Organizer, 3.5 Open Hypermedia System Working Group Meeting, (Aarhus, Denmark, Sep. 1997).

Workshop Chair, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '97), (Southampton, UK, Apr. 1997).

Workshop Organizer, 3rd Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '97), (Southampton, UK, Apr. 1997).

Workshop Organizer, 2nd Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '96), (Washington, DC, Mar. 1996).

Publicity Chair, International Workshop on Temporal Databases, The 21st International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB '95), (Zürich, Switzerland, Sep. 1995).

Workshop Organizer, Workshop on Collaborative Hypermedia Systems, ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW '94), (Chapel Hill, NC, Oct. 1994).

Workshop Organizer, 1st Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, ACM European Conference on Hypermedia Technology (ECHT '94), (Edinburgh, Scotland, Sep. 1994).

Program Committees and Conference Reviewing

European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC 2012), (Odense, Denmark, August 2012).

International Symposium on Open Source Intelligence & Web Mining 2012 (OSINT-WM 2012), (Odense, Denmark, August 2012).

ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2012), (Seattle, WA, February 2012).

European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC 2011), (Athens, Greece, September 2011).

International Symposium on Open Source Intelligence & Web Mining 2011 (OSINT-WM 2011), (Athens, Greece, September 2011).

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2011), (Eindhoven, the Netherlands, June 2011).

The 2009 International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2009), (Athens, Greece, July 2009).

European Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics (EuroISI 2008), (Copenhagen, Denmark, December 2008).

ArtAbilitation Conference 2008, (Maia, Portugal, September 2008).

Computer Music Modeling and Retrieval (CMMR 2005), (Pisa, Italy, September 2005).

The Seventh International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS 2005), (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, September 2005).

The Sixth International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS 2004), (Jakarta, Indonesia, September 2004).

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2004), (Santa Cruz, CA, August 2004).

International Metainformatics Symposium (MIS 2004), (Salzburg, Austria, September 2004).

International Metainformatics Symposium (MIS 2003), (Graz, Austria, September 2003).

First EurAsian Conference on Advances in Information and Communication Technology (EURASIA-ICT2002), (Tehran, Iran, October 2002).

International Metainformatics Symposium (MIS 2002), (Esbjerg, Denmark, August 2002).

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2002), (Baltimore, MD, June 2002).

The 11th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2002), (Honolulu, HI, May 2002).

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2001), (Århus, Denmark, August 2001).

The 10th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW10), (Hong Kong, China, May 2001).

Symposium on Applications and the Internet (SAINT 2001), (San Diego, CA, Jan. 2001).

AACE WebNet 2000 - World Conference of the WWW, Internet and Intranet, (San Antonio, TX, Nov. 2000).

4th International Workshop on Query Processing and Multimedia Issues in Distributed Systems (QPMIDS 2000), (Greenwich, UK, Sep. 2000).

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2000), (San Antonio, TX, May 2000).

The 9th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW9), (Amsterdam, The Netherlands, May 2000).

AACE WebNet '99 - World Conference of the WWW, Internet and Intranet, (Honolulu, HI, Nov. 1999).

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '99), (Darmstadt, Germany, Feb. 1999)

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '98), (Pittsburg, PA, Jun. 1998)

The 7th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW7), (Brisbane, Australia, Apr. 1998).

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '97), (Southampton, UK, Apr. 1997).

IEEE-CS Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-30), (Maui, HI, Jan. 1997).

Nordic Workshop on Programming Environment Research (NWPER '96), (Aalborg, Denmark, May 1996).

ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext '96), (Washington, DC, Mar. 1996).

ACM European Conference on Hypermedia Technology (ECHT '94), (Edinburgh, Scotland, Sep. 1994).

East-West International Conference on Multimedia, Hypermedia, and Virtual Reality (MHVR '94), (Moscov, Russia, Sep. 1994).

IEEE-CS Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-27), (Maui, HI, Jan. 1994).

IEEE-CS Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-26), (Maui, HI, Jan. 1993).

ACM / IEEE-CS Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC '92), (Kansas City, MO, Mar. 1992).

Journal Reviewing

ACM Transactions on Information Systems.

Software - Practice & Experience.

Journal of Management Information Systems.

Journal of Digital Information.

The Computer Journal.

ACM Computing Survey.

Journal of Network and Computer Applications.

New Review of Hypermedia.

IEEE Multimedia.

IEEE Pervasive Computing.

Journal of Web Engineering.

ACM Transactions on Internet Technology.

Springer Annals of Information Systems.

International Journal of Digital Libraries

Data & Knowledge Engineering

Social Network Analysis and Mining

Editorials

Editorial Boards

2011-present ISRN Software Engineering, Hindawi

2010-present Social Network Analysis and Mining, Springer

1998-present Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Elsevier

Advisory Boards

2010-present Security Informatics, Springer

Special Issues

Security Informatics, Special Issue on Criminal Network Investigation, 2012. Springer.

International Journal of Networking and Virtual Organizations, Special Issue on Open Source Intelligence and Web Mining, 8, 1/2, 2011. Inderscience Publishers.

Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Special Issue on Structural Computing, 26, 1, Jan. 2003.

Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Special Issue on Hypermedia Extensibility Mechanisms and Scripting Languages, 24,1, Jan. 2001.

Journal of Digital Information, Special Issue on Open Hypermedia, 1, 2, Dec. 1997.

Awards

Won the best paper award at KMIS 2009 with the following paper (369 submissions; 32/369 = 8.7 % acceptance ratio):

Conference Keynotes

Roberta: Transportrobotten på Svendborg Sygehus. RoboCluster konference om Transportsystemer i fremtidens hospitaler, (Kolding, Denmark, April 2010).

Hypermedia Technology for Knowledge Workers: A Vision of the Future. ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2005), (Salzburg, Austria, September 2005).

Tutorials

Mathematical Models, Algorithms, Tools and Techniques for Counterterrorism. Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Southern Denmark (Odense, Denmark, February 2010).

Nürnberg, Peter J. and Wiil, Uffe K. 2001. Metadata Management through Open Hypermedia. Twelfth ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2001), (Århus, Denmark, August).

Invited Talks

CrimeFighter tools. Presentation at European Commission, Joint Research Center, workshop on Tools to Detect Violent Radical Content on the Internet, (Brussels, Belgium, June 2011).

CrimeFighter tools. Presentation at Danish Defense, (Copenhagen, Denmark, October 2010).

CrimeFigther tools. Presentation at Dutch Defense, (Den Haag, the Netherlands, June 2010).

CrimeFighter tools. Presentation at Danish Defense, (Copenhagen, Denmark, September 2009).

CrimeFighter: A Toolbox for Counterterrorism. Presentation at the 5th Conference on Mathematical Models for Counterterrorism, (Washington, DC, Mar. 2009).

Doing Metainformatics Work in Practice. Opening talk at the Fourth International Metainformatics Symposium, (Esbjerg, Denmark, Nov. 2005).

Structural Computing and Metainformatics. Opening talk at the International Metainformatics Symposium, (Graz, Austria, Sep. 2003).

Past, Present and Future of the OHS Working Group. Opening talk at the OHS Working Group Meeting, (Southampton, UK, Dec. 1996).

The Impact of Open Hypermedia Systems on the WWW: A Vision of the Future. Presentation at WIRED: World Wide Web & Internet Symposium, Irvine Research Unit in Software, (Irvine, CA, May 1996).

Hyperform: Concurrency Control, Transaction Management and Notification Control. Presentation at the NSF (National Science Foundation, USA) Workshop on Hyperbase Systems, (Washington, DC, Oct. 1992).

Hyperform: Data Model and Architecture. Presentation at the NSF (National Science Foundation, USA) Workshop on Hyperbase Systems, (Washington, DC, Oct. 1992).

Invited Panels

Knowledge Management in EU Governments. Panel at the Fourth Metainformatics Symposium, (Esbjerg, Denmark, Nov. 2005).

Peer-to-Peer Hypertext. Panel Chair. Panel at The Thirteenth ACM Conference on Hypertext (Hypertext 2002), (Baltimore, MD, Jun. 2002).

Future of the Internet and World Wide Web. Panelist. Panel at WIRED: World Wide Web & Internet Symposium, Irvine Research Unit in Software, (Irvine, CA, May 1996).

Invited Colloquia

Mathematical Models, Algorithms, Tools and Techniques for Counterterrorism. Dept. of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Southern Denmark (Odense, Denmark, February 2010).

The Role of Modern Hypermedia Technology in Knowledge Management: A Look into the Future. IT University of Copenhagen (Copenhagen, Denmark, Sep. 2002).

Knowledge Discovery, Management and Structuring in Digital Libraries. University of Bretagne Occidentale (Brest, France, Jul. 2001).

Aalborg University: Educational Model. University of Bretagne Occidentale (Brest, France, Jul. 2001).

Open Hypermedia System Research at Aalborg University. University of California, Irvine, (Irvine, CA, May 1996).

Open Hypermedia System Research at Aalborg University. New Jersey Institute of Technology, (Newark, NJ, Mar. 1996).

Issues in the Design of EHTS: A Multiuser Hypertext System for Collaboration. Texas A&M University, (College Station, TX, Jan. 1992).

Workshop Presentations

Providing Structural Computing Services on the World Wide Web. 3rd Workshop on Structural Computing, Hypertext 2001, (Århus, Denmark, Aug. 2001).

Development Tools in Component-Based Structural Computing Environments. 7th Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, Hypertext 2001, (Århus, Denmark, Aug. 2001).

A Structural Computing Perspective on Common Information Spaces. Workshop on Cooperative Organization of Common Information Spaces, (Copenhagen, Denmark, Aug. 2000).

Using the Construct Development Environment to Generate a File-Based Hypermedia Storage Service. 2nd Workshop on Structural Computing, Hypertext 2000, (San Antonio, Texas, Jun. 2000).

Towards a Proposal for a Standard Component-Based Open Hypermedia System Storage Interface. 6th Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, Hypertext 2000, (San Antonio, Texas, May 2000).

Multiple Open Services in a Structural Computing Environment. 1st Workshop on Structural Computing, Hypertext '99, (Darmstadt, Germany, Feb. 1999).

Collaboration in Open Hypermedia Environments. 4th Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, Hypertext '98, (Pittsburgh, PA, Jun. 1998).

Interoperability and Open Hypermedia Systems. 3rd Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, Hypertext '97, (Southampton, UK, Apr. 1997).

The HyperDisco Approach to Open Hypermedia Systems. 2nd Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, Hypertext '96, (Washington, DC, Mar. 1996).

Hyperform Status Report. 2nd Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, Hypertext '96, (Washington, DC, Mar. 1996).

HyperDisco: An Open Hypermedia-based Distributed Collaborative Computing Environment. ECHT '94 Workshop on Open Hypermedia Systems, (Edinburgh, Scotland, Sep. 1994).


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