!!!Gerhard Weikum
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__Present and Previous Positions__
*since 2003 Director and Scientific Member at Max-Planck Institute for Informatics 
*1994 - 2003 Professor at Saarland University in Saarbruecken 
*1990 - 1994 Professor at ETH Zurich 
*1989 - 1990 ETH Zurich Zurich 
*1988 - 1989 MCC in Austin 
*1987 Research Associate and Postdoc at TU Darmstadt
*1986 doctoral dissertation at TU Darmstadt  
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__Fields of Scholarship__
*Distributed information systems
*Database performance optimization (automatic tuning) and self-organization (autonomic computing)
*DB & IR integration (database systems & information retrieval)
*Information extraction and knowledge harvesting
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__Honours and Awards__
*ACM SIGMOD Contributions Award
*Google Focused Research Award
*Fellow of the German Computer Society (GI)
*Member of the German Academy of Science and Engineering (acatech)\
*Member of the Academia Europaea
*ACM Fellow 2005
*CIDR 2005 Timeless Idea Award
*VLDB 10-Year Award 2002
*Best Paper Awards at ACM Conferences CIKM 2010, CIKM 2006, SIGMOD 1998 (with co-authors)
*Best Demo Award at WWW 2011 (with co-authors)
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[Curriculum Vitae |User/Weikum_Gerhard/CV]
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[Publication list|User/Weikum_Gerhard/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Weikum_Gerhard/Highlight]
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