Lehr- und Forschungseinheit für Datenbanksysteme
Hans-Peter Kriegel has been a Professor of Informatics at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen, Germany, since 1991. He has published over a wide range of data mining topics including clustering, outlier detection and high-dimensional data analysis. From the beginning of his research he was and still is working on spatial data management and similarity search, now in particular on searching and mining uncertain data, including uncertain spatio-temporal data. In 2009 the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) elected Professor Kriegel an ACM Fellow for his contributions to knowledge discovery and data mining, similarity search, spatial data management, and access-methods for high-dimensional data. So far, his more than 450 publications have been cited more than 30,000 times according to Google Scholar. Microsoft Academic Search currently ranks him Number 5 for field rating in the field of data mining.