L3S Research Center - Germany
Thomas Risse is the deputy managing director of the L3S Research Center and research group leader at L3S in Hannover. He received a PhD in Computer Science from the Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany in 2006. Before he joined the L3S Research Center in 2007 he lead a research group about intelligent information environments at Fraunhofer IPSI, Darmstadt. He worked in several European and industrial projects.
He was the technical director of the European funded project BRICKS (about decentralized digital library infrastructures) and ARCOMEM (about Social and Semantic based Web archiving). He was the project coordinator of the EU FP7 project Living Web Archive (LiWA). Thomas Risse's research interests are Semantic Evolution, Digital Libraries, Web Archiving, Data Management in Distributed Systems and Self-organizing Systems. He serves regularly as program committee member or project reviewer. He published several papers at the relevant international conferences.