Dipl.-Inform. Merih Seran Uysal

Research associate
Publications: 10 entries


  • Topics of interest:
    • Earth Mover’s Distance
    • Signature Quadratic Form Distance
    • Similarity Search

Reviewing activities for international conferences:

  • VAST 2013: IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology
  • COMAD 2013 : International Conference on Management of Data
  • ICDE 2014 : IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering
  • DASFAA 2014: International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications


  • Lectures:
    • WS13/14: "Content-based Multimedia Search“ (organized and contributed to exercises, support on exams)
  • Seminars:
    • SS14: "Data Mining and Multimedia Retrieval" (organized seminar, advised students)
    • WS13/14: “Multimedia Retrieval und Data Mining” (advised students)
    • SS13: "Data Mining and Multimedia Retrieval" (advised students)

Supervised Master and Bachelor theses:

  • Jochen Schmücking (with C. Beecks)
  • Tim Rohlfs (with C. Beecks and S. Fries)


Quadratic Form Distances on Signatures for Similarity Search in Multimedia Databases

Tutor: Beecks C.
Type: Diplomarbeit