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Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Wolfgang Klas
Head of Research Group
Universität Wien
Research Group Multimedia Information Systems
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Head of the Multimedia Information Systems Research Group

Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science
Dekan der Fakultät für Informatik

Dr. Wolfgang Klas is a Full Professor at Faculty of Computer Science of the University of Vienna, Austria, heading the Multimedia Information Systems group. Since October 2008 he serves as the Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science. Until 2000, he was Professor at the Computer Science Department at the University of Ulm, Germany. Until 1996, he was head of the Distributed Multimedia Systems Research Division (DIMSYS) at GMD-IPSI, Darmstadt, Germany, and directed many research projects and industrial collaborations in the fields of object-oriented database technology, multimedia information systems, interoperable database systems, and cooperative systems. In 1991/1992, Dr. Klas was a visiting fellow at the International Computer Science Institute (ICSI) at the University of California at Berkeley, CA, USA. His research interests are currently in multimedia information systems and Internet-based applications. He currently serves on the editorial board of the Journal Multimedia Systems, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Germany, and from 1998 until 2005 on the editorial board of the Very Large Data Bases Journal,  from 2005 until 2008 on the editorial board of ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications, ACM, USA. He has been a member and chair of program committees of many conferences.

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  • A key project of Europeana, the European digital portal providing access to Europe’s cultural heritage Date: May 2009 - November 2011
  • Offline Availability for RDF Repositories Date: March 2008 - August 2010
  • Semantic Enhancement of the WebDAV Protocol and New Paradigms for the Organization of Unstructured Content Date: November 2006 - October 2008
  • Process Oriented Learning and Information Exchange Date: December 2005 - November 2009
  • Building Resources for Integrated Cultural Knowledge Services Date: January 2004 - June 2007
  • Date: November 2003 - September 2005
  • Mobile Learning: Medieninformatik Any-Time Any-Where Date: January 2003 - December 2004
  • Multimedia Knowledge Management Tool for Culture and arts Date: September 2001 - August 2003
  • Date: August 2001 - February 2002
  • Next Generation Open Multimedia Management System Date: August 2001 - December 2003
  • Cultural Heritage in Regional Networks Date: April 2001 - March 2003
  • Date: January 2001 - December 2003
  • Date: July 2000 - June 2002
  • Gallery of Cardiac Surgery Date: January 1998 - December 2000

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99 Publications

Books

  • Klas, Wolfgang and Ioannidis, Yannis (1998)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and de By, Rolf and Veijaleinen, Jari (1997)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Elmagarmid, Ahmed K. (1992)
  • Book Sections/Chapters

  • Klas, Wolfgang and Zaharieva, Maia In: eLearning an der Universität Wien. Forschung — Entwicklung — Einführung. Waxmann Verlag, pp. 70-82 (2006)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and King, Ross In: B. Furht (ed.), Encyclopedia of Multimedia. (2005)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and King, Ross In: B. Furht (ed.), Encyclopedia of Multimedia. (2005)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and King, Ross In: B. Furht (ed.), Encyclopedia of Multimedia, Springer Verlag, ISBN: 0-38724-395-X. (2005)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and King, Ross In: B. Furht (ed.), Encyclopedia of Multimedia. (2005)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and King, Ross In: B. Furht (ed.), Encyclopedia of Multimedia. (2005)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and King, Ross In: B. Furht (ed.), Encyclopedia of Multimedia. (2005)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Zillner, Sonja and Schellner, Karin and Klas, Wolfgang (2005)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and King, Ross In: B. Furht (ed.), Encyclopedia of Multimedia. (2005)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Boll, Susanne and Sheth, Amit In: Multimedia Data Management: Using Metadata to Integrate and Aplly Digital Media. , p. 24 (1998)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Klingemann, Justus and Tesch, Thomas and Wäsch, Jürgen In: Transaction Management Support for Cooperative Applications. , p. 23 (1997)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Breiteneder, Christian and de Vries, Arjen P. In: Multimedia Databases in Perspective. , p. 13 (1997)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Aberer, Karl In: Multimedia Databases in Perspective. , p. 30 (1997)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Gardarin, Georges and Gannouni, Sofiane and Finance, Beatrice and Fankhauser, Peter and Pastre, Dominique and Legoff, Regis and Ramfos, Antonis In: Object Oriented Multidatabase Systems: A Solution for Advanced Applications. (1996)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Löhr, Michael In: Multimedia Information Storage and Management. , p. 49 (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko In: Multimedia Database Systems: Design and Implementation Strategies. , p. 58 (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Fankhauser, Peter and Muth, Peter and Rakow, Thomas and Neuhold, Erich J. In: Object Oriented Multidatabase Systems: A Solution for Advanced Applications. (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Aberer, Karl and Neuhold, Erich J. In: Advances in Object-Oriented Database Systems. (1994)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Muth, Peter and Rakow, Thomas C. and Neuhold, Erich J. In: Database Transaction Models for Advanced Applications. , p. 59 (1991)
  • Journal Papers

  • Haslhofer, Bernhard and Klas, Wolfgang ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), 42 (2). 7:1-7:37 ISSN 0360-0300 (2010)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Rui, Yong and Mayer-Patel, Ketan IEEE MultiMedia Magazine, 3 (14). pp. 12-13 (2007)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Westermann, Utz Software: Practice & Experience, 8 (36). pp. 785-834 (2006)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Celetano, Augusto and Candan, K. Selçuk ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing Communications and Applications, 3 (2). pp. 173-176 (2006)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Westermann, Gerd Utz Journal on Multimedia Tools and Applications , 27 (3). ISSN 1380-7501 (2005)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Klas, Wolfgang ACM Computing Surveys, 35 (4). 331 - 373 ISSN 0360-0300 (2003)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Klas, Wolfgang and Friedl, R. and Rose, T. and Tremper, J. and Stracke, S. and Gödje, O. and Hannekum, A. Methods of Information in Medicine, 42 (1). pp. 68-78 ISSN 0026-1270 (2003)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Klas, Wolfgang Accepted for Publication in Multimedia Tools And Applications, - (-). (2003)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Friedl, R. and Preisack, M.B. and Rose, T. and Stracke, S. and Quast, K.J. and Hannekum, A. and Gödje, O. The Heart Surgery Forum, 3 (5). ISSN 1522-6662 (2002)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, DS-8 Special Issue, IEEE Computer Society, 13 (3). p. 21 (2001)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Westermann, Gerd Utz Multimedia Tools and Applications, 11 (3). (2000)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Gruener, Andreas and Haaf, Armin Distributed and Parallel Databases, Special issue on Internet Electronic Commerce, 7 (2). p. 149 (1999)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Böhm, Klemens and Aberer, Karl Multimedia - Tools and Applications, 8 (1). p. 25 (1999)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Battaglin, Bernhard ACM Sigmod Record - Special Issue on Electronic Commerce, 27 (4). p. 48 (1998)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Dadam, Peter ACM SIGMOD Record, 26 (4). p. 4 (1997)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Rakow, Thomas C. and Neuhold, Erich J. IEEE Multimedia Newsletter, 4 (1). p. 5 (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Fischer, Gisela and Aberer, Karl Journal of Systems Integration, 4 (4). (1994)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Muth, Peter and Rakow, Thomas C. and Neuhold, Erich J. IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, 14 (1). (1991)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Neuhold, Erich J. and Schrefl, Michael Computer Communications, Special Issue on Multimedia Systems, 13 (4). p. 12 (1990)
  • Conference Papers/Workshop Papers

  • Belal, Abu Naim and Klas, Wolfgang In: 2014 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops (ICMEW), 14-18 July 2014, Chengdu, China (2014)
  • Zaharieva, Maia and Klas, Wolfgang In: WISE 2004 Workshop on Intelligent Networked Mobile Systems, 2004-11-22, Brisbane, Australia (2004)
  • Zaharieva, Maia and Klas, Wolfgang In: WISE 2004 International Workshop on Advances of Mobile Learning (2004)
  • Schellner, Karin and Westermann, Gerd Utz and Zillner, Sonja and Klas, Wolfgang In: 2003 Conf. on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS 2003), 2003-09-24, Miami, Florida (2003)
  • Hofreiter, Birgit and Huemer, Christian and Klas, Wolfgang In: 12th International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering, 2002-02-01, San Jose, California, USA (2002)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Heinlein, C. and Menth, M. In: ACM Multimedia Conference 2001, 2001-10-05, Ottawa, Kanada (2001)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Heinlein, C. and Wandel, J. In: 6th International Workshop on Multimedia Information Systems, 2000-10-28, Chicago, USA (2000)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Friedl, R. and Greiner, C. In: 20th Annual conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatics, 1999-09-14, Heidelberg, Germany (1999)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Greiner, Christian and Friedl, Reinhard In: IEEE Internationeal Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems (ICMS 99), 1999-06-07, Florence, Italy (1999)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Klas, Wolfgang In: First International Workshop on Multimedia Intelligent Storage and Retrieval Management (MISRM), 1999-10-01, Orlando, Florida (1999)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Wandel, Jochen In: ACM Multimedia Presentation'99, 1999-10-30, Orlando, Florida, USA (1999)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang In: 8th IFIP Conference on Data Semantics (DS-8) - Semantic Issues in Multimedia Systems, 1999-01-05, Rotorua, New Zealand (1999)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Westermann, Gerd Utz In: IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems (ICMCS '99), 1999-06-07, Florence, Italy (1999)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Boll, Susanne and Westermann, Gerd Utz In: 8. GI Fachtagung Datenbanksysteme in Büro, Technik und Wissenschaft (BTW'99), 1999-03-01, Freiburg, Germany (1999)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko and Cowan, Crispin and Walpole, Jonathan and Pu, Calton In: IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing and Systems, 1997-06-03, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (1997)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Rakow, Thomas C. and Neuhold, Erich J. In: 2nd Int. Workshop on Multimedia Information Systems, 1996-09-26, West Point, New York, USA (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko and Walpole, Jonathan and Pu, Calton and Cowan, Crispin In: International Workshop on Multimedia Database Systems, 1996-01-01, Blue Mountain Lake, USA (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Frankhauser, Peter and Finance, Beatrice In: 6th International Conference on Extending Database Technology (EDBT '96), 1996-03-25, Avignon, France (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko In: 12th International Conference on Data Engineering, 1996-02-26, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Wäsch, Jürgen In: RIDE-NDS96, Sixth International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering: Interoperability of Nontraditional Database Systems, 1996-02-26, New Orleans, Louisiana (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Moser, Frank and Kraiß, Achim In: 21th International Conference of Very Large Data Bases 1995 (VLDB'95), 1995-09-01, Zürich, Switzerland (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Rusinkiewicz, marek and Tesch, Thomas and Wäsch, Jürgen and Muth, Peter In: 21st International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB '95), 1995-09-11, Zürich, Switzerland (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko In: First International Workshop on Multi-Media Database Management Systems, 1995-08-28, Blue Mountain Lake, NY (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Rusinkiewicz, Marek and Tesch, Thomas and Wäsch, Jürgen and Muth, Peter In: VLDB 1995 Conference, 2002-07-05, Sankt Augustin (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Aberer, Karl In: Advanced Course on Multimedia Databases in Perspective, 1995-01-05, University of Twente, The Netherlands (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Chen, Weimin and Turau, Volker In: 8th European Conference on Object-Oriented Programming (ECOOP'94), 1994-07-04, Bologna, Italy (1994)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Aberer, Karl and Furtado, Antonio L. In: CAiSE*94, 1994-06-01, Utrecht (1994)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Busse, Ralph and Fankhauser, Peter and Huck, Gerald In: International Workshop on Advances in Databases and Information Systems ADBIS'94, 1994-05-01, Moscow, Russia (1994)
  • Eder, Johann and Klas, Wolfgang and Kalinichenko, Leonid A. and Kuznetsov, Sergei D. and Manthey, Rainer In: 1st International Workshop on Advances in Databases and Information Systems, 1994-05-23, Moscow, Russia (1994)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Aberer, Karl In: IEEE International Conference on Multimedia Computing Systems, 1994-05-14, Boston, USA (1994)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Halper, Michael and Geller, James and Perl, Yehoshua In: 3rd ACM international Conference of Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), 1994-11-01, Maryland (1994)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Aberer, Karl and Neuhold, Erich In: NATO Advanced Study Institute Summer School, 1993-08-06, Kusadast, Turkey (1993)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Neuhold, Erich and Aberer, Karl and Stein, Adelheit and Thiel, Ulrich In: GI-EMISA Fachtagung "Objekt-orientierte Methoden für Informationssysteme", 1993-06-07, Klagenfurt, Austria (1993)
  • Klas, Wolfgang In: Workshop on Heterogeneous Databases & Semantic Interoperability, 2002-07-08, Boulder Colorado (1992)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Muth, Peter and Neuhold, Erich J. In: IEEE RIDE-TQP workshop, 1992-01-01, Phoenix, Arizona (1992)
  • Technical Reports

  • Nussbaumer, Philipp and Haslhofer, Bernhard and Klas, Wolfgang Technical Report. University of Vienna (2010)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Klas, Wolfgang Technical Report. Dept. of Computer Science and Business Informatics, University of Vienna (2003)
  • Schellner, Karin and Westermann, Gerd Utz and Zillner, Sonja and Klas, Wolfgang Technical Report. Dept. of Computer Science and Business Informatics (2003)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Klas, Wolfgang Technical Report. Dept. of Computer Science and Business Informatics, University of Vienna (2003)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Klas, Wolfgang Technical Report. Dept. of Computer Science and Business Informatics, University of Vienna (2002)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Westermann, Gerd Utz Technical Report. Dept. of Computer Science and Business Informatics, University of Vienna (2002)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Westermann, Gerd Utz and Heinlein, C. Technical Report. Dept. of Computer Science and Business Informatics, University of Vienna (2001)
  • Westermann, Gerd Utz and Klas, Wolfgang Technical Report. University of Ulm (1999)
  • Boll, Susanne and Klas, Wolfgang and Westermann, Gerd Utz Technical Report. University of Ulm, Germany (1999)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko and Walpole, Jonathan and Pu, Calton and Cowan, Crispin Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1996)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Rusinkiewicz, Marek and Tesch, Thomas and Wäsch, J. and Muth, Peter Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Thimm, Heiko Technical Report. ftp://ftp.darmstadt.gmd.de/pub/oasys/reports/P-95-10.ps.Z (1995)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Aberer, Karl Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1993)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Turau, Volker Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (1993)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Aberer, Karl and Furtado, Antonio L. Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1993)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Fischer, Gisela and Aberer, Karl Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1993)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Muth, Peter and Rakow, Thomas C. and Neuhold, Erich J. Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1991)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Neuhold, Erich J. Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1990)
  • Klas, Wolfgang and Neuhold, Erich J. and Schrefl, Michael Technical Report. GMD Technical Report (Arbeitspapiere der GMD) (1990)
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