!!!Wolf-Tilo Balke
\\
%%(float:left;margin-left:20px;margin-right:30px;)
[{Image src='balke_wolf_tilo.jpg'  alt='Wolf-Tilo Balke' height='200'}]
%%
[{AcadMemberDataPlugin}]
Homepage:%%(margin-left:23px;) %%[http://www.ifis.cs.tu-bs.de/staff/balke]
\\ \\
\\ \\
\\ \\
__Present and Previous Positions__
* 2010 - 2013 appointed Head of Department for the Computer Science Department at Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
* Since 2008 appointed to a tenured Full Professorship (Chair for Databases and Information Systems) at Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig, Germany
* Since 2008  appointed as director of the L3S Research Center at University of Hannover, Germany
* 2005 - 2008 lecturer at University of Hannover, Germany, in the field of databases and information systems
* 2004 - 2008 appointed as associate research director of the L3S Research Center at University of Hannover, Germany
* 2002 - 2004 appointed as research fellow at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
* 2001 - 2002 lecturer at University of Augsburg, Germany, in the field of databases and information systems
\\
__Fields of Scholarship__
* Query processing in databases and information systems
* User preferences and personalization
* Digital libraries and content syndication
* Cognitive user modeling and conceptualization
* Peer-to-peer networks and distributed retrieval
\\
__Honours and Awards__
* 2010 "Best Paper Award" awarded at IEEE Conference on Commerce and Enterprise Computing (CEC’10), Shanghai, China
* 2007 "Best Paper Award" awarded at IEEE Conference on Research Challenges in Information Systems (RCIS'07), Ouarzazate, Morocco
* 2005 "Best Paper Award" awarded by the IEEE Technical Committe on Digital Libraries at European Conference on Advances in Digital Libraries (ECDL'05), Vienna, Austria
* 2002 admitted to "Emmy Noether Program of Excellence" by the German Research Foundation (DFG)
* 2001 "Science Award" awarded for best Ph.D. thesis 2001 by the University Foundation, University of Augsburg
\\
%%columns-900

%%coolborders-140-70
[{Image src='User/paper_content_pencil_48.png' width='48px' class='image_left'}]
[Curriculum Vitae |User/Balke_Wolf-Tilo/CV]
%%
----
%%coolborders-140-70
[{Image src='User/book_48.png' class='image_left'}]
[Publication list|User/Balke_Wolf-Tilo/Publications]
%%
----
%%coolborders-140-70
[{Image src='User/camera_noflash_48.png' width='48px' class='image_left'}]
[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Balke_Wolf-Tilo/Highlight]
%%
----
%%coolborders-140-70
[{Image src='User/database_48.png' class='image_left'}]
[Other information|User/Balke_Wolf-Tilo/OtherInformation]
%%
%%

[{ALLOW view All}]
[{ALLOW edit wbalke}]
[{ALLOW upload wbalke}]
[{ALLOW comment All}]