Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Ralf Möller

- Full Professor, Head of Institute until 31.01.2024 -


Institute of Information Systems
University of Luebeck
Ratzeburger Allee 160
 ( Building 64 - 2nd floor)

D-23562 Lübeck

Phone Office: +49 451 3101 5700
Cell phone: +49 176 56946432

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Office hours WS2324: Tuesdays 4 - 5 pm in my office, room 69 (Building 64, 2nd floor)

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  • Diploma in Computer Science: 1990, University of Hamburg, Dipl. Inform.
  • PhD in Computer Science: 1996, University of Hamburg, Dr. rer. nat.
  • Habilitation: 2001, University of Hamburg
  • Professor: 2001-2003, University of Applied Sciences Wedel
  • Associate Professor: 2003-2014, Hamburg University of Technology
  • Full Professor: 01.10.2014-31.01.2024, University of Luebeck
  • Spokesperson Research Unit 'Data Linking' of the DFG-Cluster of Excellence 'Understanding Written Artifacts' at University of Hamburg
  • Representative for Research Data Management at University of Luebeck
  • Member of the Academic Senate of University of Luebeck
  • Liaison lecturer of the mathematics/computer science student council: since 1.2.2021
  • Programme Director and Examination Committee Chairman for the Bachelor's and Master's programme in Computer Science: May 2021 - January 2024

Ralf Möller is Full Professor for Computer Science and heads the Institute of Information Systems at Universität zu Lübeck (UzL). His main research areas are knowledge representation and data base technologies for  information systems, machine learning and data mining for decision making, as well as probabilistic relational modeling in multi-agent systems.

He was Associate Professor for Computer Science at Hamburg University of Technology from 2003 to 2014. From 2001 to 2003 he was Professor at University of Applied Sciences in Wedel/Germany. In 1996 he received the degree Dr. rer. nat. from the University of Hamburg and successfully submitted his Habilitation thesis in 2001 also at the University of Hamburg. 

Prof. Möller was a co-organizer of several international workshops on description logics and is the author of numerous workshop and conference papers as well as several book and journal contributions. He served as a reviewer for all major journals and conference in the knowledge representation and reasoning area. He is an Associate Editor for the Journal of Knowledge and Information Systems, member of the Editorial Board of the Journal on Big Data Research, as well as Mathematical Reviews/MathSciNet Reviewer.


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