Mantas Šimkus

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I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Computing at Umeå University (Sweden). I am a Faculty Member in the WASP Program (Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program). I am currently a Principle Investigator of 3 research projects funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) and the Vienna Business Agency, hosted by the Database and Artificial Intelligence Group at the Institute of Logic and Computation of TU Wien.


Research Interests
  • Description Logics
  • Rule Languages
  • Combining Rules and Ontologies
  • Semantic Web


Ontology-mediated Queries for Graph Databases

KtoAPP: Compiling Knowledge into Applications

CoRec-Concept Recognition in Monitoring Data

  • Funding Agency: Vienna Business Agency (From Science to Products 2019)
  • Cooperation project involving Campfire Solutions, TU Wien, and the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
  • Principle Investigator at TU Wien
  • 113K Euros at TU Wien
  • People:

Logic-based Methods in Data Management

  • Bilateral project with Poland
  • Coordinator on the Austrian side
  • 6.800,00 Euros from the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (Austria)