Dipl.-Inform. Merih Seran Uysal

Research associate
Phone:+49-241-80-21904
Room:6323
Email:uysal@informatik.rwth-aachen.de
Publications: 25 entries

Research:

  • Efficient query processing in large databases
  • Similarity search in high dimensional databases
  • Earth Mover’s Distance
  • Applications in multimedia databases (e.g. image and video data)

Reviewing activities for international conferences:

  • EDBT (International Conference on Extending Database Technology): 2015
  • CIKM (International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management): 2014, 2015
  • DASFAA (International Conference on Database Systems for Advanced Applications): 2014
  • ICDE (IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering): 2014, 2016
  • VAST (IEEE Conference on Visual Analytics Science and Technology): 2013
  • COMAD (International Conference on Management of Data): 2013

Teaching:

  • Lectures:
    • WS15/16: Content-based Multimedia Search (organized and contributed to exercises, support on exams)
    • SS15: Database and Information Systems (organized and contributed to lectures, exercises, support on exams)
    • WS14/15: Content-based Multimedia Search (organized and contributed to exercises, support on exams)
    • SS14: Algorithms and Data Structures (support on exams)
    • WS13/14: Content-based Multimedia Search (organized and contributed to exercises, support on exams)
  • Seminars:
    • WS15/16: Data Mining and Multimedia Retrieval (organized seminar, advised students)
    • SS15: Data Mining and Multimedia Retrieval (organized seminar, advised students)
    • WS14/15: Multimedia Retrieval and Data Mining (advised students)
    • 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:

  • Tobias Brockhoff (with K. Driessen)
  • Thibaud Kehler (with Y. Lu)
  • Benedict Becker
  • Daniel Sabinasz  (with C. Beecks)
  • Judith Hermanns (with C. Beecks)
  • Jochen Schmücking (with C. Beecks)
  • Tim Rohlfs  (with C. Beecks and S. Fries)

Research Background:

  • Research and teaching assistant at Chair of Computer Science 9 (since 2013)
  • Studied computer science at RWTH Aachen University.
    Diplomarbeit (Master thesis): "Quadratic Form Distances on Signatures for Similarity Search in Multimedia Databases".