University of Konstanz
Algorithmics Group
Prof. Dr. Ulrik Brandes


name Daniel Weidele
phone +1 (617) 869 6095
email daniel.weidele (at)

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since 01/2016 Associated PhD student
University of Konstanz
10/2013 – 12/2015 PhD student in NEXUS1492
University of Konstanz
04/2010 – 04/2013 M.Sc. Information Engineering
University of Konstanz
10/2006 – 03/2010 B.Sc. Information Engineering
University of Konstanz


since 07/2016 IBM Research
01/2016 – 06/2016 IBM Watson
Cambridge, MA
02/2011 – 09/2013 Managing Director
ESTEAM Software GmbH, Konstanz
01/2010 – 01/2011 Project Engineer
Bond IT GmbH, Konstanz
02/2008 – 12/2009 Software Developer
ESTEAM Software GmbH, Konstanz


date type title author(s) institute(s)
05/2016 Article in
Journal of Archaeological Science
On graphical representations of similarity in geo-temporal frequency data
04/2013 Master's thesis Social-aware Matrix Factorization for Recommender Systems [source code]
01/2012 Master's project Considering Words in Tag Recommendation
03/2010 Bachelor's thesis Abstract transition visualizer: an extendable (geo-spatial) data exploration framework


conference type title contributor(s) institute(s)

Siena, Italy
presentation Network Science in Archaeology:
A Case Study Replication
session Geographical and temporal network science in archaeology
workshop Introduction to exploratory network analysis for archaeologists using Visone


date language title contributor(s) institute(s)
02/2015 R Brainerd-Robinson similarity
11/2014 Java Prokrustes: optimal affine transformation between two aligned 2D-point sets
04/2013 Java Java Rating Prediction Library [thesis]


date role title parties institute
SS 2015 tutorials Complexity Theory
WS 2014 tutorials Design and Analysis of Algorithms
WS 2013 tutorials Network Dynamics

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