Patrick Lambrix is a Professor at the Department of Computer and Information Science (IDA) at Linköping University, Sweden.

He received MSc degrees in Mathematics (1988) and in Computer Science (1990) from the KU Leuven, Belgium, and a PhD degree (1996) from Linköping University, Sweden.  In 2007 he was appointed full professor at Linköping University.

He is the Deputy Director of the Division for Database and Information Techniques where he leads the Database and Web Information Systems group. He is also member of the Semantic Web research group and founded the Sports Analytics research group at IDA.

His main expertise is in knowledge engineering and his research interests relate to the areas of Semantic Web (ontologies), Databases, Bioinformatics and Sports Analytics. In the fields of knowledge representation and ontology engineering he has pioneered work on part-whole reasoning in description logics, ontology alignment, and ontology debugging and completion, where his group developed award-winning systems.

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Database and Web Information Systems Group (of ADIT at IDA)
Semantic Web Research Group (at IDA)
Sports Analytics Research Group (at IDA)


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Director of Studies of ADIT at IDA.
Program coordinator for the Master in Computer Science program.


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Teno González Dos Santos, Chunyan Wang, Niklas Carlsson, Patrick Lambrix (2022) Predicting Season Outcomes for the NBA Machine Learning and Data Mining for Sports Analytics: 8th International Workshop, MLSA 2021, Virtual Event, September 13, 2021, Revised Selected Papers , s. 129-142 Continue to DOI


Mina Abd Nikooie Pour, Alsayed Algergawy, Florence Amardeilh, Reihaneh Amini, Omaima Fallatah, Daniel Faria, Irini Fundulaki, Ian Harrow, Sven Hertling, Pascal Hitzler, Martin Huschka, Liliana Ibanescu, Ernesto Jimenez-Ruiz, Naouel Karam, Amir Laadhar, Patrick Lambrix, Huanyu Li, Ying Li, Franck Michel, Engy Nasr, Heiko Paulheim, Catia Pesquita, Jan Portisch, Catherine Roussey, Tzanina Saveta, Pavel Shvaiko, Andrea Splendiani, Cassia Trojahn, Jana Vatascinova, Beyza Yaman, Ondrej Zamazal, Lu Zhou (2021) Results of theOntology Alignment Evaluation Initiative 2021 Proceedings of the 16th International Workshop on Ontology Matching , s. 62-108

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