Dr. rer. nat. Christian Beecks

Research associate
Phone:+49-241-80-21908
Room:6323
Email:beecks@informatik.rwth-aachen.de
Publications: 55 entries

I'm currently student advisor for the subsidiary subjects business administration, mathematics, physics, biology and chemistry. More information can be found here.

 

Research Interests

Research Projects

Teaching

Reviewing Activities

Invited Talks

  • Indexing Multimedia Data with Metric and Ptolemaic Approaches
    Ghent University, Belgium, 19 August 2014
  • Adaptive Similarity Search in Multimedia Databases (with T. Seidl)
    Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, 2 October 2012
  • Large-Scale Multimedia Exploration with Adaptive Similarity Measures
    University of Klagenfurt, Austria, 10 January 2012
  • The Signature Quadratic Form Distance For Content-Based Multimedia Retrieval
    University of Trento, Italy, 20 April 2011
  • Content-Based Multimedia Retrieval using the Signature Quadratic Form Distance
    Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic, 25 February 2011

Research Stays

  • Multimedia Lab Research Group, Ghent University, Belgium
    1 May 2014 - 31 July 2014
  • Distributed Multimedia Systems Research Group, University of Klagenfurt, Austria
    6 January 2012 - 12 January 2012
  • SIRET Research Group, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic
    22 February 2011 - 2 March 2011

Supervised Bachelor, Master, and Diploma Theses

  • J. Hermanns: Indexing Feature Signatures with the Fisher Framework, 2015. (with M. Uysal)
  • D. Sabinasz: Content-based Video Similarity Search Using Feature Signatures, 2015. (with M. Uysal)
  • S. Neumann: Flexible Realtime-Suche in Microblogs, 2014.
  • D. Schmalzing: Similarity Search for Gestures in Motion Capture Data, 2014. (with M. Hassani)
  • M. Töws: Optimizing Sequential Pattern Mining of Interval-Based Events Within Multiple Streams, 2014. (with M. Hassani)
  • J. Schmücking: Lower-bounds of the Earth Mover’s Distance for Signatures, 2014. (with M. Uysal)
  • T. Rohlfs: Efficient similarity search in Ptolemaic metric spaces, 2014. (with S. Fries and M. Uysal)
  • P. Steingrube: Wie Daten die Zukunft vorhersagen: Analyse enormer Datenströme zur Empfehlung von Nutzerverhalten in Echtzeit, 2013. (with plista GmbH)
  • C. Abel: Similarity Self-joins of Metric Data with MapReduce, 2013. (with B. Boden and S. Fries)
  • M. Faber: Efficient Exploration of Large Multimedia Databases, 2012.
  • S. Kirchhoff: A Quadratic Form Distance on Probability Distributions for Content-based Similarity Search in Multimedia Databases, 2011. (with A. Ivanescu)
  • P. Nguyen: Sub-Structure Similarity Search Using Adaptive Feature Representation, 2011. (with S. Fries)
  • S. Okasha: Efficient Similarity Search for Quadratic Form Distances on Hybrid Signature, 2010.
  • P. Driessen: Exploring Large Multimedia Databases using Multi-Object Queries Based on the M-Tree, 2009.
  • M. Uysal: Quadratic Form Distances on Signatures for Similarity Search in Multimedia Databases, 2009.
  • S. Wiedenfeld: Techniques for Exploring Large Datasets via Multidimensional Scaling, 2009.
  • N. Steinmann: Inhaltsbasiertes Attribute-Matching zur Klassifikation von Werkzeugdaten, 2009. (with P. Kranen and CIM GmbH)

Further Links

Thesis

Relevance Feedback für EMD-basierte Ähnlichkeitssuche

Tutor: Wichterich M., Assent I.
Type: Diplomarbeit

Distance-based Similarity Models for Content-based Multimedia Retrieval

Tutor: Seidl T.
Type: Dissertation