Homepage of Alexander Paar

last update: 11/26/2016

Talks, Publications, Committees

Talks & Panel Discussions

2017, Bitkom Big Data Summit, Hanau, Germany, "User-centered Smart Data", Stephan Blankenburg, Alexander Paar.

2017, 17. Internationales Stuttgarter Symposium, Stuttgart, Germany, "Big Data für Ingenieure – der Anwender im Focus", Alexander Paar, Stephan Blankenburg, Zarah de Luca-Hellwig.

2016, TWT Form, TWT GmbH Science & Innovation, Stuttgart, Germany, "Guten Morgen, Kollege Roboter! Wie künstliche Intelligenz Big Data beherrschbar macht", Alexander Paar, Zarah de Luca-Hellwig.

2016, TWT Form, TWT GmbH Science & Innovation, Stuttgart, Germany, "Das könnte Ihnen auch gefallen: Wie Vorschlagsalgorithmen unser Leben verändern", Alexander Paar, Andrea Gröttrup.

2016, Dagstuhl Seminar - Fresh Approaches to Business Process Modeling, Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, Invitee. DOI PDF

2015, TWT Form, TWT GmbH Science & Innovation, Stuttgart, Germany, "Microservices – SOA, die funktioniert!", Alexander Paar, Johannes Mezger.

2015, TWT Form, TWT GmbH Science & Innovation, Stuttgart, Germany, "Performance in Entwicklungskooperationen – Kollaborationen stärken durch standardisierten Datenaustausch", Alexander Paar, Andrea Winkler, Gerwin Mathwig (Daimler AG).

2014, Dagstuhl Seminar - Informatik@Schule, Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, Invitee.

2014, Studierendenkonferenz Informatik (SKILL 2014), Start des 10. Studierendenwettbewerbs der Gesellschaft für Informatik (InformatiCup 2015). JPG JPG

2014, InformatiCup finals at the Informatiktage 2014, Potsdam, Germany, Opening Speech. JPG JPG JPG JPG

2013, Dagstuhl Seminar - Verifiably Secure Process-Aware Information Systems, Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, Invited Panelist. JPG

2012, Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies, Braga, Portugal, "From Program Execution to Automatic Reasoning - Integrating Ontologies into Programming Languages" (Keynote), Alexander Paar. PDF BibTeX

2012, WeST Spring Mindswap, St. Goar, Germany, "Position Statement", Alexander Paar. PDF BibTeX

2010, Zuse Collatz Colloquium, University of Pretoria, South Africa, "Konrad Zuse - Der Erfinder des Computers", Alexander Paar. PDF

2010, Research Workshop of the University of Pretoria Computer Science Department, Diep in die Berg, South Africa, "Zhi# - Programming Language Inherent Support for Ontologies", Alexander Paar.

2006, Advanced Developers Conference, Frankenthal, Germany, "Design Patterns with C# - An Introduction to Design Patterns for Object Oriented Systems", Alexander Paar.

2005, .NET Developers Group Stuttgart, Germany, "Object Oriented Software Design Patterns: Beyond the Gang of Four", Alexander Paar.

2004, .NET Developers Group Stuttgart, Germany, "XML: Elements, Attributes, Namespaces, and... Constraints!", Alexander Paar.

Program Committees & Advisory Boards

2017, Workshop on Gamification Software for Education and Enterprises (FedCSIS 2017), Prague, Czech Republic.

2017, Digital Enterprise Computing 2017 (DEC 2017), Herman Hollerith Lehr- und Forschungszentrum (HHZ), Böblingen, Germany. Program Chair Cognitive Computing Track.

2017, Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE 2017), Porto, Portugal.

2017, Workshop Industrial Applications of Artificial Intelligence (IAAI 2017), Stuttgart, Germany. Program Chair.

2016, International Conference on Emerging Networks and Systems Intelligence (EMERGING 2016), Porto, Portugal.

2016, International Conference on Ambient Computing, Applications, Services and Technologies (AMBIENT 2016), Venice, Italy.

2016, Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE 2016), Maribor, Slovenia.

2016, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2016), Rome, Italy.

2016, Praxisforum at Modellierung (Modellierung 2016), Karlsruhe, Germany. Program Chair.

2016, Editorial Advisory Board of the book "Gamification-Based E-Learning Strategies for Computer Programming Education" to be published by IGI Global.

2015, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2015), Lisbon, Portugal.

2015, Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE 2015), Madrid, Spain.

2015, International Conference on Cloud Computing, Grids, and Virtualization (CLOUD COMPUTING 2014), Nice, France.

2014, GI Workshop Technologien zur Analyse und Steuerung komplexer cyber-physischer Systeme (CPSData 2014), Stuttgart, Deutschland.

2014, Informatiktage (INFORMATIKTAGE 2014), Potsdam, Germany.

2014, Innovative Teaching Strategies and New Learning Paradigms in Computer Programming, IGI GLOBAL (editorial advisory board).

2014, Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE 2014), Braga, Portugal.

2014, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2014), Barcelona, Spain.

2014, International Conference on Cloud Computing, Grids, and Virtualization (CLOUD COMPUTING 2014), Barcelona, Spain.

2013, Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE 2013), Porto, Portugal.

2013, International Conference on Ambient Computing, Applications, Services and Technologies (AMBIENT 2013), Porto, Portugal.

2013, International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2013), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

2013, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2013), Aachen, Germany.

2012, Workshop on Programming the Semantic Web (PSW 2012), Boston, USA.

2012, International Conference on Ambient Systems, Networks and Technologies (ANT 2012), Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.

2012, Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE 2012), Braga, Portugal.

2012, International Workshop on Web APIs and Services Mashups (Mashups 2012), Bertinoro, Italy.

2012, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2012), Porto, Portugal.

2011, National Conference on XML and its Applications (XATA 2011), Vila do Conde, Portugal. Editorial Advisory Board of the book "Innovations in XML Applications and Metadata Management: Advancing Technologies".

2011, International Workshop on Web APIs and Services Mashups (Mashups 2011), Lugano, Switzerland.

2011, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2011), Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands.

2010, International Workshop on Web APIs and Services Mashups (Mashups 2010), Ayia Napa, Cyprus.

2010, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2010), Valencia, Spain.

2010, Workshop on Transforming and Weaving Ontologies in Model Driven Engineering (TWOMDE 2010), Malaga, Spain.

2010, International Workshop on Modeling and Visualization of XML and Semantic Web Data (MoViX 2010), Bilbao, Spain.

2010, International Workshop on Benchmarking of XML and Semantic Web Applications (BenchmarX 2010), Tsukuba, Japan.

2009, Workshop on Transforming and Weaving Ontologies in Model Driven Engineering (TWOMDE 2009), Toulouse, France.

2009, International Workshop on Schema Languages for XML (X-Schemas 2009), Riga, Latvia.

2009, International Workshop on Modeling and Visualization of XML and Semantic Web Data (MoViX 2009), Linz, Austria.

2009, International Workshop on Benchmarking of XML and Semantic Web Applications (BenchmarX 2009), Brisbane, Australia.

2008, Workshop on Transforming and Weaving Ontologies in Model Driven Engineering (TWOMDE 2008), Toulouse, France.

2006, Workshop on Meta-modeling and Ontologies (WoMM 2006), Karlsruhe, Germany.

Book Chapters

2012, Innovations in XML Applications and Metadata Management: Advancing Technologies, IGI Global, Foreword, Alexander Paar. BibTeX

2009, Computers in the Human Interaction Loop, Human-Computer Interaction Series, Springer Verlag, ch. "Ontological Modeling and Reasoning", Alexander Paar, Jürgen Reuter. BibTeX

Journals

2009, Applied Intelligence, "A Formally Specified Ontology Management API as a Registry for Ubiquitous Computing Systems", Alexander Paar, Jürgen Reuter, John Soldatos (Athens Information Technology), Kostas Stamatis (Athens Information Technology), and Lazaros Polymenakos (Athens Information Technology). BibTeX

2003, ACM Personal and Ubiquitous Computing Journal, "The BTRC Bluetooth Remote Control System", Fridtjof Feldbusch, Alexander Paar, Manuel Odendahl, and Ivan Ivanov. BibTeX

Conferences

2016, 23rd IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering (SANER 2016), Osaka, Japan, "On the Relationship of Inconsistent Software Clones and Faults: An Empirical Study" Stefan Wagner, Asim Abdulkhaleq, Kamer Kaya and Alexander Paar.

2012, 1st Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE 2012), Braga, Portugal, "From Program Execution to Automatic Reasoning - Integrating Ontologies into Programming Languages" (Keynote), Alexander Paar. PDF BibTeX

2011, South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists Conference on Knowledge, Innovation and Leadership in a Diverse, Multidisciplinary Environment (SAICSIT 2011), Cape Town, South Africa, "Static typing with value space-based subtyping", Alexander Paar and Stefan Gruner. BibTeX

2011, South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists Conference on Knowledge, Innovation and Leadership in a Diverse, Multidisciplinary Environment (SAICSIT 2011), Cape Town, South Africa, "A domain-specific language for URDAD based requirements elicitation", Fritz Solms, Craig Edwards, Alexander Paar, and Stefan Gruner. BibTeX

2011, 8th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2011), Heraklion, Greece, "Zhi# - OWL Aware Compilation", Alexander Paar and Denny Vrandečić. PDF BibTeX

2006, 21st IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering (ASE 2006), Tokyo, Japan, "Programming Language Inherent Support for Constrained XML Schema Definition Data Types and OWL DL", Alexander Paar and Walter F. Tichy. BibTeX

2006, 3rd IFIP Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications & Innovations (AIAI 2006), Athens, Greece, "A Formally Specified Ontology Management API as a Registry for Ubiquitous Computing Systems", Alexander Paar, Jürgen Reuter, John Soldatos (Athens Information Technology), Kostas Stamatis (Athens Information Technology), and Lazaros Polymenakos (Athens Information Technology). BibTeX

2005, 2nd International Conference on Embedded Software and Systems (ICESS 2005), Xi'an, P.R. China, "An Ontology-based Framework for Dynamic Resource Management in Ubiquitous Computing Environments", Ippokratis Pandis (Carnegie Mellon University), John Soldatos (Athens Information Technology), Alexander Paar, Jürgen Reuter, Michael Carras (Athens Information Technology), and Lazaros Polymenakos (Athens Information Technology). BibTeX

2005, 9th IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering and Applications (SEA 2005), Phoenix, AZ, USA, "Zhi#: Programming Language Inherent Support for XML Schema Definition", Alexander Paar and Walter F. Tichy. BibTeX

2003, 18th Annual ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Object Oriented Programming Systems, Languages And Applications (OOPSLA 2003), Anaheim, CA, USA, "Semantic Software Engineering Tools", Alexander Paar. BibTeX

2002, 8th Euro-Par, Paderborn, Germany, "A Novel Predication Scheme for a SIMD System-On-Chip", Alexander Paar, Manuel L. Anido (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro), and Nader Bagherzadeh (University of California, Irvine). BibTeX

2002, 16th International Conference on Architecture of Computing Systems (ARCS 2002), Karlsruhe, Germany, "A Bluetooth Remote Control System", Fridtjof Feldbusch, Alexander Paar, Manuel Odendahl, and Ivan Ivanov. BibTeX

Workshops & Seminars

2013, Dagstuhl Seminar - Verifiably Secure Process-Aware Information Systems, Alexander Paar. Seminar Homepage

2010, 2nd International Workshop on Search-driven development: Users, Infrastructure, Tools and Evaluation (SUITE 2010), Cape Town, South Africa, "Searching and Using External Types in an Extensible Software Development Environment", Alexander Paar. BibTeX

2007, 4th International Workshop on Software Language Engineering (ateM 2007), Nashville, TN, USA, "Zhi# - Programming Language Inherent Support for Ontologies", Alexander Paar. BibTeX

2005, 1st Australasian Ontology Workshop (AOW 2005), Sydney, Australia, "A Pluggable Architectural Model and a Formally Specified Programming Language Independent API for an Ontological Knowledge Base Server", Alexander Paar, Jürgen Reuter, and Jaron Schaeffer. BibTeX

2003, 1st Workshop on Embedded Systems for Real-Time Multimedia (ESTIMedia 2003), Newport Beach, CA, USA, "A Component Oriented Simulator for HW/SW Co-Designs", Alexander Paar, Haitao Du (University of California, Irvine), and Nader Bagherzadeh (University of California, Irvine). BibTeX

2003, 5th Autonomic Computing Workshop - Active Middleware Services (AMS 2003), Seattle, WA, USA, "Semantic Software Engineering Approaches for Automatic Service Lookup and Integration", Alexander Paar and Walter F. Tichy. BibTeX

2002, 15th Brazilian Symposium on Integrated Circuit Design (SBCCI 2002), Porto Alegre, Brazil, "A Novel Method for Improving the Operation Autonomy of SIMD Processing Elements", Manuel L. Anido (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro), Alexander Paar, and Nader Bagherzadeh (University of California, Irvine). BibTeX

2002, 5th Euromicro Symposium on Digital System Design (DSD 2002), Dortmund, Germany, "Improving the Operation Autonomy of SIMD Processing Elements by Using Guarded Instructions and Pseudo Branches", Manuel L. Anido (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro), Alexander Paar, and Nader Bagherzadeh (University of California, Irvine). BibTeX

Technical Reports

2003, Technical Report (Universität Karlsruhe, Fakultät für Informatik, ISSN 1432-7864), "Grundlagen des Autonomen Rechnens (Interner Bericht 2003-14)", Alexander Paar, Gábor Szeder, Tom Gelhausen, and Marc Schanne (Hrsg.). BibTeX

Theses

2010, Dissertation, Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany, "Zhi# - Programming Language Inherent Support for Ontologies". BibTeX

2002, Diplomarbeit, Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany, "A Novel Predication Scheme for a SIMD System-On-Chip developed with a Component Oriented Simulator". BibTeX

2002, Studienarbeit, Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany, "Design and Implementation of a Bluetooth Based Ubiquitous Remote Control System". BibTeX

Competitions

2001, IEEE Computer Society International Design Competition (IEEE CSIDC), Washington, DC, USA, "The Universal BTRC Remote Control System", Alexander Paar, Manuel Odendahl, Ivan Ivanov, and Fridtjof Feldbusch.

Counting papers...

... slows the rate of scientific progress.

Please form your own opinion on David Lorge Parnas' article in the Communications of the ACM (November 2007/Vol. 50, No. 11).

Where have all...

... the workshops gone? Asks Moshe Y. Vardi in his editor's letter in the Communications of the ACM (January 2011/Vol. 54, No. 1).

Bibliography

My complete bibliography can be found here.

DBLP

My DBLP computer science bibliography can be found here.

Google Scholar

My Google Scholar profile can be found here.

CiteULike

My CiteULike profile can be found here.