Publications

A BibTeX file containing all the publications listed below is also available.

Bookchapters

  • P. Parapatics and M. Dittenbach, "Patent Claim Decomposition for Improved Information Extraction," , Lupu, M., Mayer, K., Tait, J., Trippe, A. J., and Croft, W. B., Eds., Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2011, vol. 29, pp. 197-216.
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  • A. Pesenhofer, H. Berger, and M. Dittenbach, "Offering New Insights by Harmonizing Patents, Taxonomies and Linked Data," , Lupu, M., Mayer, K., Tait, J., Trippe, A. J., and Croft, W. B., Eds., Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2011, vol. 29, pp. 357-371.
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      title = {Offering New Insights by Harmonizing Patents, Taxonomies and Linked Data},
      booktitle = {Current Challenges in Patent Information Retrieval},
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  • I. Seidel, M. Gärtner, M. Pöttler, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Itchy Feet: A 3D e-Tourism Environment," , Sharda, N., Ed., Hershey, PA: IGI Global, 2010, pp. 209-242.
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      author = {Seidel, I. and G{\"a}rtner, M. and P{\"o}ttler, M. and Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Itchy Feet: A 3D e-Tourism Environment},
      booktitle = {Tourism Informatics: Visual Travel Recommender Systems, Social Communities, and User Interface Design},
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      publisher = {IGI Global},
      year = {2010},
      editor = {Sharda, N.},
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  • R. Genswaider, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, A. Pesenhofer, D. Merkl, A. Rauber, and T. Lidy, "A Synthetic 3D Multimedia Environment." Springer-Verlag, 2007.
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      author = {Genswaider, R. and Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Pesenhofer, A. and Merkl, D. and Rauber, A. and Lidy, T.},
      title = {A Synthetic 3D Multimedia Environment},
      booktitle = {Computational Intelligence in Multimedia Processing},
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  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Let’s get Social in e-Tourism: The ”itchy feet way“." ICFAI University Press, 2007.
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      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Let's get Social in e-Tourism: The ''itchy feet way``},
      booktitle = {E-Tourism},
      publisher = {ICFAI University Press},
      year = {2007},
      note = {reprint APCHI 2006, in press},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and A. Rauber, "Serendipity in Text and Audio Information Spaces: Organizing and Exploring High-Dimensional Data with the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map," , Halgamuge, S. K. and Wang, L., Eds., Springer-Verlag, 2005, vol. 4, pp. 43-60.
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      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Serendipity in Text and Audio Information Spaces: Organizing and Exploring High-Dimensional Data with the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map},
      booktitle = {Classification and Clustering for Knowledge Discovery},
      pages = {43--60},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      year = {2005},
      editor = {Halgamuge, S. K. and Wang, L.},
      volume = {4},
      series = {Studies in Computational Intelligence},
      }
  • R. Genswaider, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, A. Pesenhofer, D. Merkl, A. Rauber, and T. Lidy, "A Synthetic 3D Multimedia Environment," , Hassanien, A. -E., Abraham, A., and Kacprzyk, J., Eds., Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, 208, vol. 96, pp. 79-98.
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      author = {Genswaider, R. and Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Pesenhofer, A. and Merkl, D. and Rauber, A. and Lidy, T.},
      title = {A Synthetic 3D Multimedia Environment},
      booktitle = {Computational Intelligence in Multimedia Processing: Recent Advances},
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Journal Papers

  • B. Dippelreiter, C. Grün, M. Pöttler, I. Seidel, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and A. Pesenhofer, "Online Tourism Communities on the Path to Web 2.0 – An Evaluation," Information Technology and Tourism, vol. 10, iss. 4, pp. 329-353, 2009.
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      author = {Dippelreiter, B. and Gr{\"u}n, C. and P{\"o}ttler, M. and Seidel, I. and Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Pesenhofer, A.},
      title = {Online Tourism Communities on the Path to Web 2.0 - An Evaluation},
      journal = {Information Technology and Tourism},
      year = {2009},
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      volume = {10},
      number = {4},
      pages = {329--353},
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  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, A. Bogdanovych, S. Simoff, and C. Sierra, "Opening New Dimensions for e-Tourism," Virtual Reality, vol. 11, iss. 2–3, pp. 75-87, 2007.
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      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Bogdanovych, A. and Simoff, S. and Sierra, C.},
      title = {Opening New Dimensions for e-Tourism},
      journal = {Virtual Reality},
      pages = {75--87},
      year = {2007},
      volume = {11},
      number = {2--3},
      month = {June},
      annote = {ISSN:1359-4338 (print)},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, M. Denk, D. Merkl, and A. Pesenhofer, "Getting Tourists Quicker to the Fun Part: Photographs, Tourist Types, Community Beings, and their Implications for a 3D e-Tourism Environment," Information Technology and Tourism, Cognizant, vol. 9, iss. 3, 2007.
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      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Denk, M. and Merkl, D. and Pesenhofer, A.},
      title = {Getting Tourists Quicker to the Fun Part: Photographs, Tourist Types, Community Beings, and their Implications for a 3D e-Tourism Environment},
      journal = {Information Technology and Tourism, Cognizant},
      year = {2007},
      volume = {9},
      number = {3},
      note = {in press},
      }
  • H. Berger, D. Merkl, and M. Dittenbach, "A Comparison of Data Preparation Approaches for e-Mail Categorization," International Journal of Intelligent Information and Database Systems (IJIIDS), Inderscience, vol. 1, iss. 2, pp. 91-121, 2007.
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      author = {Berger, H. and Merkl, D. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {A Comparison of Data Preparation Approaches for e-Mail Categorization},
      journal = {International Journal of Intelligent Information and Database Systems (IJIIDS), Inderscience},
      pages = {91--121},
      year = {2007},
      volume = {1},
      number = {2},
      annote = {ISSN (Print): 1751-5858},
      }
  • G. Pölzlbauer, M. Dittenbach, and A. Rauber, "Advanced visualization of self-organizing maps with vector fields," Neural Networks, Elsevier Science, vol. 19, iss. 6-7, pp. 911-922, 2006.
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      author = {P{\"o}lzlbauer, G. and Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Advanced visualization of self-organizing maps with vector fields},
      journal = {Neural Networks, Elsevier Science},
      year = {2006},
      volume = {19},
      number = {6-7},
      pages = {911--922},
      month = {July-August},
      annote = {ISSN: 0893-6080},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "An Adaptive Multilingual Interface for Tourism Information," International Journal of Electronic Business (IJEB), Inderscience Publishers, vol. 2, iss. 5, pp. 531-541, 2004.
    @Article{BER_04ijeb,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {An Adaptive Multilingual Interface for Tourism Information},
      journal = {International Journal of Electronic Business (IJEB), Inderscience Publishers},
      year = {2004},
      volume = {2},
      number = {5},
      pages = {531--541},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "User-oriented Evaluation of a Natural Language Tourism Information System," Information Technology and Tourism, Cognizant, vol. 6, iss. 3, pp. 167-180, 2004.
    @Article{BER_04itt,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {User-oriented Evaluation of a Natural Language Tourism Information System},
      journal = {Information Technology and Tourism, Cognizant},
      year = {2004},
      volume = {6},
      number = {3},
      pages = {167--180},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, "The Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map: Uncovering Hierarchical Structure in Data," Journal of the Austrian Society for Artificial Intelligence (OeGAI), vol. 22, pp. 25-28, 2003.
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      author = {Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {The Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map: Uncovering Hierarchical Structure in Data},
      journal = {Journal of the Austrian Society for Artificial Intelligence (OeGAI)},
      year = {2003},
      volume = {22},
      pages = {25--28},
      month = {October},
      }
  • A. Rauber, D. Merkl, and M. Dittenbach, "The Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map: Exploratory Analysis of High-Dimensional Data," IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, IEEE Press, vol. 13, iss. 6, pp. 1331-1341, 2002.
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      author = {Rauber, A. and Merkl, D. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {The Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map: Exploratory Analysis of High-Dimensional Data},
      journal = {IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, IEEE Press},
      year = {2002},
      volume = {13},
      number = {6},
      pages = {1331--1341},
      month = {November},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, A. Rauber, and D. Merkl, "Uncovering the Hierarchical Structure in Data Using the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map," Neurocomputing, Elsevier Science, vol. 48, iss. 1-4, pp. 199-216, 2002.
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      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Uncovering the Hierarchical Structure in Data Using the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map},
      journal = {Neurocomputing, Elsevier Science},
      year = {2002},
      volume = {48},
      number = {1-4},
      pages = {199--216},
      month = {October},
      }

Papers in Refereed Conference Proceedings

  • M. Dittenbach, B. Pflugfelder, A. Pesenhofer, G. Roda, and H. Berger, "SOIRE: a service-oriented IR evaluation architecture," in Proceeding of the 18th ACM conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2009), Hong Kong, 2009, pp. 2101-2102.
    @InProceedings{DIT_09cikm,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Pflugfelder, B. and Pesenhofer, A. and Roda, G. and Berger, H.},
      title = {SOIRE: a service-oriented IR evaluation architecture},
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      booktitle = {Proceeding of the 18th ACM conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2009)},
      pages = {2101--2102},
      year = {2009},
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      address = {Hong Kong},
      month = {November 2-6},
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      publisher = {ACM},
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  • P. Parapatics and M. Dittenbach, "Patent claim decomposition for improved information extraction," in Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Patent Information Retrieval (PaIR 2009), Hong Kong, 2009, pp. 33-36.
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      author = {Parapatics, P. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Patent claim decomposition for improved information extraction},
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      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Patent Information Retrieval (PaIR 2009)},
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  • J. Tait, M. Lupu, H. Berger, G. Roda, M. Dittenbach, A. Pesenhofer, E. Graf, and K. van Rijsbergen, "Patent Search: An important new test bed for IR," in Proceedings of the 9th Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop (DIR 2009), Enschede, The Netherlands, 2009, pp. 56-63.
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      author = {Tait, J. and Lupu, M. and Berger, H. and Roda, G. and Dittenbach, M. and Pesenhofer, A. and Graf, E. and van Rijsbergen, K.},
      title = {Patent Search: An important new test bed for IR},
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      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 9th Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop (DIR 2009)},
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  • A. Pesenhofer, S. Edler, H. Berger, and M. Dittenbach, "Towards a patent taxonomy integration and interaction framework," in Proceedings of the 1st ACM Workshop on Patent Information Retrieval (PaIR 2008), Napa Valley, CA, 2008, pp. 19-24.
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      author = {Pesenhofer, A. and Edler, S. and Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Towards a patent taxonomy integration and interaction framework},
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      address = {Napa Valley, CA},
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  • D. Merkl, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and A. Pesenhofer, "Tourist Type Profiling in Web 3D: A Second Life Experience," in Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2008, Algarve, Portugal, 2008, pp. 29-36.
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      title = {Tourist Type Profiling in Web 3D: A Second Life Experience},
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      booktitle = {Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2008},
      pages = {29--36},
      year = {2008},
      editor = {Nunes, M.B. and Isa{\'i}as, P. and Powell, P.},
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  • H. Berger, M. Denk, M. Dittenbach, A. Pesenhofer, and D. Merkl, "Photo-Based User Profiling for Tourism Recommender Systems," in Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies (EC-Web’07), Regensburg, Germany, 2007.
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      author = {Berger, H. and Denk, M. and Dittenbach, M. and Pesenhofer, A. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Photo-Based User Profiling for Tourism Recommender Systems},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies (EC-Web'07)},
      year = {2007},
      address = {Regensburg, Germany},
      month = {September 3-7},
      publisher = {Springer Verlag},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Denk, M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and A. Pesenhofer, "Quo Vadis Homo Turisticus? Towards a Picture-based Tourist Profiler," in Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism (ENTER 2007), Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2007, pp. 87-96.
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      author = {Berger, H. and Denk, M. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Pesenhofer, A.},
      title = {Quo Vadis Homo Turisticus? Towards a Picture-based Tourist Profiler},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism (ENTER 2007)},
      pages = {87--96},
      year = {2007},
      editor = {Sigala, M. and Mich, L. and Murphy, J.},
      address = {Ljubljana, Slovenia},
      month = {January 24-26},
      publisher = {Springer Verlag},
      note = {Best Paper Award},
      annote = {ISBN: 978-3-211-69564-7},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, H. Berger, R. Genswaider, A. Pesenhofer, A. Rauber, T. Lidy, and D. Merkl, "Shaping 3D Multimedia Environments: The MediaSquare," in Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR’07), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2007.
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      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Berger, H. and Genswaider, R. and Pesenhofer, A. and Rauber, A. and Lidy, T. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Shaping 3D Multimedia Environments: The MediaSquare},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR'07)},
      year = {2007},
      address = {Amsterdam, The Netherlands},
      month = {July 9-11},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Towards a Community-Driven 3D eTourism Environment," in Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference e-Society 2006, Dublin, Ireland, 2006, pp. 168-172.
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      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Towards a Community-Driven 3D eTourism Environment},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference e-Society 2006},
      pages = {168--172},
      year = {2006},
      editor = {Isa{\'i}as, P. and McPherson, M. and Bannister, F.},
      volume = {II},
      address = {Dublin, Ireland},
      month = {July 13-16},
      publisher = {IADIS Press},
      annote = {ISBN: 972-8924-16-X},
      }
  • H. Berger, D. Merkl, and M. Dittenbach, "Exploiting Partial Decision Trees for Feature Subset Selection in e-Mail Categorization," in Proceedings of the 2006 ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2006), Dijon, France, 2006, pp. 1105-1109.
    @InProceedings{BER_06sac,
      author = {Berger, H. and Merkl, D. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Exploiting Partial Decision Trees for Feature Subset Selection in e-Mail Categorization},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2006 ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2006)},
      pages = {1105--1109},
      year = {2006},
      volume = {2},
      address = {Dijon, France},
      month = {April 23-27},
      publisher = {ACM Press},
      annote = {ISBN: 1-59593-108-2},
      }
  • H. Berger, D. Merkl, and M. Dittenbach, "Experiments in Multi-Class e-Mail Categorization," in Communications of the 7th International Baltic Conference on Databases and Information Systems (Baltic DB&IS 2006), Vilnius, Lithuania, 2006, pp. 79-90.
    @InProceedings{BER_06baltic,
      author = {Berger, H. and Merkl, D. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Experiments in Multi-Class e-Mail Categorization},
      booktitle = {Communications of the 7th International Baltic Conference on Databases and Information Systems (Baltic DB{\&}IS 2006)},
      pages = {79--90},
      year = {2006},
      editor = {Vasilecas, O. and Eder, J. and Caplinskas, A.},
      address = {Vilnius, Lithuania},
      month = {July 3-6},
      publisher = {Vilnius Technika},
      annote = {ISBN: 9955-28-013-1},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, H. Berger, D. Merkl, and F. Eckkrammer, "ConceptWorld: Uncovering the Pragmatic Depth of Semantic Concepts Using the WWW," in Proceedings of the 1st Asian Semantic Web Conference Workshops (ASWC 2006), Beijing, China, 2006, pp. 301-312.
    @InProceedings{DIT_06ascw_ws,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Berger, H. and Merkl, D. and Eckkrammer, F.},
      title = {ConceptWorld: Uncovering the Pragmatic Depth of Semantic Concepts Using the WWW},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 1st Asian Semantic Web Conference Workshops (ASWC 2006)},
      pages = {301--312},
      year = {2006},
      editor = {Li, G. and Liang, Y. and Ronchetti, M.},
      address = {Beijing, China},
      month = {September 4-7},
      publisher = {Jilin University Press},
      annote = {ISBN: 7-5601-3528-5},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, A. Bogdanovych, S. Simoff, and C. Sierra, "Playing the e-Business Game in 3D Virtual Worlds," in Proceedings of the OZCHI 2006, Sydney, Australia, 2006.
    @InProceedings{BER_06ozchi,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Bogdanovych, A. and Simoff, S. and Sierra, C.},
      title = {Playing the e-Business Game in 3D Virtual Worlds},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the OZCHI 2006},
      year = {2006},
      address = {Sydney, Australia},
      month = {November 20-24},
      publisher = {ACM Press},
      annote = {ISBN: 1-59593-545-2},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Let’s get Social in e-Tourism: The ”itchy feet way“," in Proceedings of the 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction (APCHI 2006), Taipei, Taiwan, 2006.
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      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Let's get Social in e-Tourism: The ''itchy feet way``},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction (APCHI 2006)},
      year = {2006},
      address = {Taipei, Taiwan},
      month = {October 11-14},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, H. Berger, and D. Merkl, "Automated Concept Discovery from Web Resources," in Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI-06), Hong Kong, 2006.
    @InProceedings{DIT_06wi,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Berger, H. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Automated Concept Discovery from Web Resources},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI-06)},
      year = {2006},
      address = {Hong Kong},
      month = {December 18-22},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Analyzing the Effect of Document Representation on Machine Learning Approaches in Multi-Class e-Mail Filtering," in Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI-06), Hong Kong, 2006.
    @InProceedings{BER_06wi,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Analyzing the Effect of Document Representation on Machine Learning Approaches in Multi-Class e-Mail Filtering},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2006 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI-06)},
      year = {2006},
      address = {Hong Kong},
      month = {December 18-22},
      }
  • A. Rauber, M. Dittenbach, H. Berger, A. Pesenhofer, G. Pölzlbauer, N. Sokolovska, R. Mayer, T. Lidy, and R. Neumayer, "Detecting and Exploring Semantic Concepts in Unstructured Data," in Semantic Content Engineering – Proceeding of the Semantics 2005, Vienna, Austria, 2006, pp. 16-27.
    @InProceedings{RAU_05semantics,
      author = {Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M. and Berger, H. and Pesenhofer, A. and P{\"o}lzlbauer, G. and Sokolovska, N. and Mayer, R. and Lidy, T. and Neumayer, R.},
      title = {Detecting and Exploring Semantic Concepts in Unstructured Data},
      booktitle = {Semantic Content Engineering - Proceeding of the Semantics 2005},
      pages = {16--27},
      year = {2006},
      editor = {Reich, S. and G{\"u}ntner, G. and Pellegrini, T. and Wahler, A.},
      number = {17},
      series = {Schriftenreihe Informatik},
      address = {Vienna, Austria},
      month = {November 23-25},
      publisher = {Trauner Verlag Univerist{\"a}t},
      annote = {ISBN: 3-85487-979-2, 978-3-85487-979-4},
      }
  • R. Neumayer, M. Dittenbach, and A. Rauber, "PlaySOM and PocketSOMPlayer: Alternative interfaces to large music collections," in Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR 2005), London, UK, 2005, pp. 618-623.
    @InProceedings{NEU_05ismir,
      author = {Neumayer, R. and Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {PlaySOM and PocketSOMPlayer: Alternative interfaces to large music collections},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR 2005)},
      pages = {618--623},
      year = {2005},
      editor = {Reiss, J. and Wiggins, G.},
      address = {London, UK},
      month = {September 11-15},
      publisher = {Queen Mary University of London},
      }
  • A. Pesenhofer, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and A. Rauber, "Applying Text Classification in Conference Management: Some Lessons Learned," in Digital Libraries: Advanced Methods and Technologies, Digital Collections (RCDL 2005), Yaroslavl, Russia, 2005, pp. 126-133.
    @InProceedings{PES_05rcdl,
      author = {Pesenhofer, A. and Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Applying Text Classification in Conference Management: Some Lessons Learned},
      booktitle = {Digital Libraries: Advanced Methods and Technologies, Digital Collections (RCDL 2005)},
      pages = {126--133},
      year = {2005},
      address = {Yaroslavl, Russia},
      month = {October 4-6},
      publisher = {Russian Academy of Sciences},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, R. Neumayer, and A. Rauber, "PlaySOM: An Alternative Approach to Track Selection and Playlist Generation in Large Music Collections," in Proceedings of the First International Workshop of the EU Network of Excellence DELOS on Audio-Visual Content and Information Visualization in Digital Libraries (AVIVDiLib 2005), Cortona, Italy, 2005, pp. 226-235.
    @InProceedings{DIT_05avivdilib,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Neumayer, R. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {PlaySOM: An Alternative Approach to Track Selection and Playlist Generation in Large Music Collections},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the First International Workshop of the EU Network of Excellence DELOS on Audio-Visual Content and Information Visualization in Digital Libraries (AVIVDiLib 2005)},
      pages = {226--235},
      year = {2005},
      address = {Cortona, Italy},
      month = {May 4-6},
      }
  • G. Pölzlbauer, A. Rauber, and M. Dittenbach, "A Vector Field Visualization Technique for Self-Organizing Maps," in Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining: 9th Pacific-Asia Conference (PAKDD 2005), Hanoi, Vietnam, 2005, pp. 399-409.
    @InProceedings{POE_05pakdd,
      author = {P{\"o}lzlbauer, G. and Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {A Vector Field Visualization Technique for Self-Organizing Maps},
      booktitle = {Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining: 9th Pacific-Asia Conference (PAKDD 2005)},
      pages = {399--409},
      year = {2005},
      editor = {Ho, T. B. and Cheung, D. and Liu, H.},
      number = {3518},
      series = {LNCS},
      address = {Hanoi, Vietnam},
      month = {May 18-20},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • G. Pölzlbauer, M. Dittenbach, and A. Rauber, "Graph Projection Techniques for Self-Organizing Maps," in Proceedings of the 13th European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks (ESANN 2005), Bruges, Belgium, 2005, pp. 533-538.
    @InProceedings{POE_05esann,
      author = {P{\"o}lzlbauer, G. and Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Graph Projection Techniques for Self-Organizing Maps},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 13th European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks (ESANN 2005)},
      pages = {533--538},
      year = {2005},
      editor = {Verleysen, M.},
      address = {Bruges, Belgium},
      month = {April 27-29},
      publisher = {d-side publications},
      }
  • G. Pölzlbauer, A. Rauber, and M. Dittenbach, "Advanced Visualization Techniques for Self-Organizing Maps with Graph-Based Methods," in Advances in Neural Networks – ISNN 2005: Second International Symposium on Neural Networks, Part II, Chongqing, China, 2005, pp. 75-80.
    @InProceedings{POE_05isnn,
      author = {P{\"o}lzlbauer, G. and Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Advanced Visualization Techniques for Self-Organizing Maps with Graph-Based Methods},
      booktitle = {Advances in Neural Networks - ISNN 2005: Second International Symposium on Neural Networks, Part II},
      pages = {75--80},
      year = {2005},
      editor = {Wang, J. and Liao, X. and Yi, Z.},
      number = {3497},
      series = {LNCS},
      address = {Chongqing, China},
      month = {May 30 - June 1},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • G. Pölzlbauer, M. Dittenbach, and A. Rauber, "Gradient visualization of grouped component planes on the SOM lattice," in Proceedings of the 5th Workshop On Self-Organizing Maps (WSOM 2005), Paris, France, 2005, pp. 331-338.
    @InProceedings{POE_05wsom,
      author = {P{\"o}lzlbauer, G. and Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Gradient visualization of grouped component planes on the SOM lattice},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th Workshop On Self-Organizing Maps (WSOM 2005)},
      pages = {331--338},
      year = {2005},
      editor = {Cottrell, M.},
      address = {Paris, France},
      month = {September 5-8},
      }
  • G. Pölzlbauer, A. Rauber, and M. Dittenbach, "A SOM View of Oilfield Data: A Novel Vector Field Visualization for Self-Organizing Maps and its Applications in the Petroleum Industry," in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Knowledge Management (I-KNOW 2005), Graz, Austria, 2005, pp. 502-509.
    @InProceedings{POE_05iknow,
      author = {P{\"o}lzlbauer, G. and Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {A SOM View of Oilfield Data: A Novel Vector Field Visualization for Self-Organizing Maps and its Applications in the Petroleum Industry},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Knowledge Management (I-KNOW 2005)},
      pages = {502--509},
      year = {2005},
      editor = {Tochtermann, K. and Maurer, H.},
      address = {Graz, Austria},
      month = {June 29},
      publisher = {J.UCS - Journal of Universal Computer Science},
      }
  • G. Pölzlbauer, A. Rauber, and M. Dittenbach, "A Visualization Technique for Self-Organizing Maps with Vector Fields to Obtain the Cluster Structure at Desired Levels of Detail," in Proceedings of the IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2005), Montreal, Canada, 2005, pp. 1558-1563.
    @InProceedings{POE_05ijcnn,
      author = {P{\"o}lzlbauer, G. and Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {A Visualization Technique for Self-Organizing Maps with Vector Fields to Obtain the Cluster Structure at Desired Levels of Detail},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2005)},
      pages = {1558--1563},
      year = {2005},
      volume = {3},
      address = {Montreal, Canada},
      month = {July 31 - August 4},
      publisher = {IEEE Computer Society Press},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, A. Rauber, and G. Pölzlbauer, "Investigation of Alternative Strategies and Quality Measures for Controlling the Growth Process of the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map," in Proceedings of the IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2005), Montreal, Canada, 2005, pp. 2954-2959.
    @InProceedings{DIT_05ijcnn,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A. and P{\"o}lzlbauer, G.},
      title = {Investigation of Alternative Strategies and Quality Measures for Controlling the Growth Process of the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2005)},
      pages = {2954--2959},
      year = {2005},
      volume = {5},
      address = {Montreal, Canada},
      month = {July 31 - August 4},
      publisher = {IEEE Computer Society Press},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "An Adaptive Information Retrieval System based on Associative Networks," in Proceedings of the 1st Asia-Pacific Conference on Conceptual Modelling (APCCM 2004), Dunedin, New Zealand, 2004, pp. 27-36.
    @InProceedings{BER_04apccm,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {An Adaptive Information Retrieval System based on Associative Networks},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 1st Asia-Pacific Conference on Conceptual Modelling (APCCM 2004)},
      pages = {27--36},
      year = {2004},
      editor = {Hartmann, S. and Roddick, J.},
      volume = {31},
      series = {Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology},
      address = {Dunedin, New Zealand},
      month = {January 18-22},
      publisher = {Australian Computer Society Inc.},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "An Accommodation Recommender System Based on Associative Networks," in Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Information Technologies in Tourism (ENTER 2004), Cairo, Egypt, 2004, pp. 216-227.
    @InProceedings{BER_04enter,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {An Accommodation Recommender System Based on Associative Networks},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Information Technologies in Tourism (ENTER 2004)},
      pages = {216--227},
      year = {2004},
      editor = {Frew, A. J.},
      address = {Cairo, Egypt},
      month = {January 26-28},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, H. Berger, and D. Merkl, "Improving Domain Ontologies by Mining Semantics from Text," in Proceedings of the 1st Asia-Pacific Conference on Conceptual Modelling (APCCM 2004), Dunedin, New Zealand, 2004, pp. 91-100.
    @InProceedings{DIT_04apccm,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Berger, H. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Improving Domain Ontologies by Mining Semantics from Text},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 1st Asia-Pacific Conference on Conceptual Modelling (APCCM 2004)},
      pages = {91--100},
      year = {2004},
      editor = {Hartmann, S. and Roddick, J.},
      volume = {31},
      series = {Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology},
      address = {Dunedin, New Zealand},
      month = {January 18-22},
      publisher = {Australian Computer Society Inc.},
      }
  • D. Merkl, S. H. He, M. Dittenbach, and A. Rauber, "Adaptive Hierarchical Incremental Grid Growing: An Architecture for High-Dimensional Data Visualization," in Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Self-Organizing Maps (WSOM 2003), Hibikino, Kitakyushu, Japan, 2003.
    @InProceedings{MER_03wsom,
      author = {Merkl, D. and He, S. H. and Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Adaptive Hierarchical Incremental Grid Growing: An Architecture for High-Dimensional Data Visualization},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Self-Organizing Maps (WSOM 2003)},
      year = {2003},
      address = {Hibikino, Kitakyushu, Japan},
      month = {September 11-14},
      note = {accepted for publication},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and H. Berger, "Using a Connectionist Approach for Enhancing Domain Ontologies: Self-Organizing Word Category Maps Revisited," in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (DaWaK 2003), Prague, Czech Republic, 2003, pp. 267-277.
    @InProceedings{DIT_03dawak,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Berger, H.},
      title = {Using a Connectionist Approach for Enhancing Domain Ontologies: Self-Organizing Word Category Maps Revisited},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (DaWaK 2003)},
      pages = {267--277},
      year = {2003},
      editor = {Kambayashi, Y. and Mohania, M. and W{\"o}{\ss},
      W.},
      number = {2737},
      series = {LNCS},
      address = {Prague, Czech Republic},
      month = {September 3-5},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Activation on the Move: Querying Tourism Information via Spreading Activation," in Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2003), Prague, Czech Republic, 2003, pp. 474-483.
    @InProceedings{BER_03dexa,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Activation on the Move: Querying Tourism Information via Spreading Activation},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2003)},
      pages = {474--483},
      year = {2003},
      editor = {Ma{\v{r}}{\'i}k, V. and Retschitzegger, W. and {\v{S}}t{\v{e}}p{\'a}nkov{\'a},
      O.},
      number = {2736},
      series = {LNCS},
      address = {Prague, Czech Republic},
      month = {September 1-5},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Querying Tourism Information Systems in Natural Language," in Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Information System Technology and its Applications (ISTA 2003), Kharkiv, Ukraine, 2003, pp. 153-164.
    @InProceedings{BER_03ista,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Querying Tourism Information Systems in Natural Language},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Information System Technology and its Applications (ISTA 2003)},
      pages = {153--164},
      year = {2003},
      editor = {Godlevsky, M. and Liddle, S. and Mayr, H. C.},
      volume = {P-30},
      series = {Lecture Notes in Informatics},
      address = {Kharkiv, Ukraine},
      month = {June 19-21},
      publisher = {German Informatics Society (GI)},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and H. Berger, "A Natural Language Query Interface for Tourism Information," in Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Information Technologies in Tourism (ENTER 2003), Helsinki, Finland, 2003, pp. 152-162.
    @InProceedings{DIT_03enter,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Berger, H.},
      title = {A Natural Language Query Interface for Tourism Information},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Information Technologies in Tourism (ENTER 2003)},
      pages = {152--162},
      year = {2003},
      editor = {Frew, A. J. and Hitz, M. and O'Connor, P.},
      address = {Helsinki, Finland},
      month = {January 29-31},
      }
  • E. Schweighofer, G. Haneder, A. Rauber, and M. Dittenbach, "Improvement of Vector Representations of Legal Documents with Legal Ontologies," in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Business Information Systems (BIS 2002), Poznan, Poland, 2002.
    @InProceedings{SCH_02bis,
      author = {Schweighofer, E. and Haneder, G. and Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Improvement of Vector Representations of Legal Documents with Legal Ontologies},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Business Information Systems (BIS 2002)},
      year = {2002},
      address = {Poznan, Poland},
      month = {April 23-25},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and H. Berger, "What Customers Really Want From Tourism Information Systems But Never Dared to Ask," in Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Electronic Commerce Research (ICECR-5), Montreal, Canada, 2002.
    @InProceedings{DIT_02icecr,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Berger, H.},
      title = {What Customers Really Want From Tourism Information Systems But Never Dared to Ask},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Electronic Commerce Research (ICECR-5)},
      year = {2002},
      address = {Montreal, Canada},
      month = {October 23-27},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and A. Rauber, "Organizing and Exploring High-Dimensional Data with the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map," in Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD 2002), Singapore, 2002, pp. 626-630.
    @InProceedings{DIT_02fskd,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Organizing and Exploring High-Dimensional Data with the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery (FSKD 2002)},
      pages = {626--630},
      year = {2002},
      editor = {Wang, L. and Halgamuge, S. and Yao, X.},
      volume = {2},
      address = {Singapore},
      month = {November 18-22},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and H. Berger, "Free Speech for Tourists," in Proceedings of the 13th Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS 2002), Melbourne, Australia, 2002, pp. 1145-1154.
    @InProceedings{DIT_02acis,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Berger, H.},
      title = {Free Speech for Tourists},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 13th Australasian Conference on Information Systems (ACIS 2002)},
      pages = {1145--1154},
      year = {2002},
      editor = {Wenn, A. and McGrath, M. and Burstein, F.},
      volume = {3},
      address = {Melbourne, Australia},
      month = {December 4-6},
      }
  • E. Schweighofer, A. Rauber, and M. Dittenbach, "Automatic Text Representation, Classification and Labeling in European Law," in Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law (ICAIL 2001), St. Louis, MO, USA, 2001.
    @InProceedings{SCH_01icail,
      author = {Schweighofer, E. and Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Automatic Text Representation, Classification and Labeling in European Law},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law (ICAIL 2001)},
      year = {2001},
      address = {St. Louis, MO, USA},
      month = {May 21-25},
      publisher = {ACM Press},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, A. Rauber, and D. Merkl, "Recent Advances with the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map," in Advances in Self-Organising Maps, Lincoln, UK, 2001, pp. 140-145.
    @InProceedings{DIT_01wsom,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Recent Advances with the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map},
      booktitle = {Advances in Self-Organising Maps},
      pages = {140--145},
      year = {2001},
      editor = {Allison, N. and Yin, H. and Allison, L. and Slack, J.},
      address = {Lincoln, UK},
      month = {June 13-15},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and A. Rauber, "Hierarchical Clustering of Document Archives with the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map," in Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN 2001), Vienna, Austria, 2001, pp. 500-505.
    @InProceedings{DIT_01icann,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Hierarchical Clustering of Document Archives with the Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN 2001)},
      pages = {500--505},
      year = {2001},
      editor = {Dorffner, G. and Bischof, H. and Hornik, K.},
      number = {2130},
      series = {LNCS},
      address = {Vienna, Austria},
      month = {August 21-25},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • E. Schweighofer, A. Rauber, and M. Dittenbach, "Improving the Quality of Labels for Self-Organising Maps Using Fine-Tuning," in Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2001), Munich, Germany, 2001, pp. 804-808.
    @InProceedings{SCH_01lisa,
      author = {Schweighofer, E. and Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Improving the Quality of Labels for Self-Organising Maps Using Fine-Tuning},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2001)},
      pages = {804--808},
      year = {2001},
      editor = {Tjoa, A M. and Wagner, R. R.},
      address = {Munich, Germany},
      month = {September 3-7},
      publisher = {IEEE Computer Society},
      }
  • A. Rauber, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Towards Automatic Content-Based Organization of Multilingual Digital Libraries: An English, French, and German View of the Russian Information Agency Novosti News," in Proceedings of the 3rd All-Russian Scientific Conference ”Digital Libraries: Advanced Methods And Technologies, Digital Collections“ (RCDL 2001), Petrozavodsk, Russia, 2001, pp. 88-95.
    @InProceedings{RAU_01rcdl,
      author = {Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Towards Automatic Content-Based Organization of Multilingual Digital Libraries: An English, French, and German View of the Russian Information Agency Novosti News},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 3rd All-Russian Scientific Conference ''Digital Libraries: Advanced Methods And Technologies, Digital Collections`` (RCDL 2001)},
      pages = {88--95},
      year = {2001},
      address = {Petrozavodsk, Russia},
      month = {September 11-13},
      }
  • H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and W. Winiwarter, "Providing Multilingual Natural Language Access to Tourism Data," in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications and Services (IIWAS 2001), Linz, Austria, 2001, pp. 269-276.
    @InProceedings{BER_01iiwas,
      author = {Berger, H. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Winiwarter, W.},
      title = {Providing Multilingual Natural Language Access to Tourism Data},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications and Services (IIWAS 2001)},
      pages = {269--276},
      year = {2001},
      editor = {Winiwarter, W. and Bressan, St. and Ibrahim, I. K.},
      address = {Linz, Austria},
      month = {September 10-12},
      publisher = {Austrian Computer Society},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, A. Rauber, and D. Merkl, "Business, Culture, Politics, and Sports – How to Find Your Way Through a Bulk of News? On Content-Based Hierarchical Structuring and Organization of Large Document Archives," in Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2001), Munich, Germany, 2001, pp. 200-210.
    @InProceedings{DIT_01dexa,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Rauber, A. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Business, Culture, Politics, and Sports - How to Find Your Way Through a Bulk of News? On Content-Based Hierarchical Structuring and Organization of Large Document Archives},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2001)},
      pages = {200--210},
      year = {2001},
      editor = {Mayr, H. C. and Lazanski, J. and Quirchmayr, G. and Vogel, P.},
      number = {2113},
      series = {LNCS},
      address = {Munich, Germany},
      month = {September 3-7},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • A. Rauber, M. Dittenbach, and D. Merkl, "Automatically Detecting and Organizing Documents into Topic Hierarchies: A Neural-Network Based Approach to Bookshelf Creation and Arrangement," in Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL 2000), Lisbon, Portugal, 2000, pp. 348-351.
    @InProceedings{RAU_00ecdl,
      author = {Rauber, A. and Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D.},
      title = {Automatically Detecting and Organizing Documents into Topic Hierarchies: A Neural-Network Based Approach to Bookshelf Creation and Arrangement},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL 2000)},
      pages = {348--351},
      year = {2000},
      editor = {Borbinha, J. and Baker, T.},
      number = {1923},
      series = {LNCS},
      address = {Lisbon, Portugal},
      month = {September 18-20},
      publisher = {Springer-Verlag},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and A. Rauber, "The Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map," in Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2000), Como, Italy, 2000, pp. 15-19.
    @InProceedings{DIT_00ijcnn,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {The Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN 2000)},
      pages = {15--19},
      year = {2000},
      editor = {Amari, S.-I. and Giles, C. L. and Gori, M. and Piuri, V.},
      volume = {6},
      address = {Como, Italy},
      month = {July 24-27},
      publisher = {IEEE Computer Society},
      }
  • M. Dittenbach, D. Merkl, and A. Rauber, "Using Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Maps for Document Classification," in Proceedings of the 8th European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks (ESANN 2000), Bruges, Belgium, 2000, pp. 7-12.
    @InProceedings{DIT_00esann,
      author = {Dittenbach, M. and Merkl, D. and Rauber, A.},
      title = {Using Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Maps for Document Classification},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the 8th European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks (ESANN 2000)},
      pages = {7--12},
      year = {2000},
      address = {Bruges, Belgium},
      month = {April 26-28},
      publisher = {D-Facto Publications},
      }

PhD Thesis

  • M. Dittenbach, "Mining Semantics from Text: A Connectionist Approach to Ontology Enhancement for a Tourism Information System," PhD Thesis , Vienna, Austria, 2003.
    @PhdThesis{dit_03phd,
      author = {Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {Mining Semantics from Text: A Connectionist Approach to Ontology Enhancement for a Tourism Information System},
      school = {Vienna University of Technology},
      year = {2003},
      address = {Vienna, Austria},
      month = {May},
      }

Master’s Thesis

  • M. Dittenbach, "The Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map: Uncovering Hierarchical Structure in Data," Master’s Dissertation , Vienna, Austria, 2000.
    @MastersThesis{dit_00ms,
      author = {Dittenbach, M.},
      title = {The Growing Hierarchical Self-Organizing Map: Uncovering Hierarchical Structure in Data},
      school = {Vienna University of Technology},
      year = {2000},
      address = {Vienna, Austria},
      month = {December},
      }

Contact

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