Johannes Schwerdt

M.Sc. Johannes Schwerdt

Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
Faculty of Computer Science
Institut für Technische und Betriebliche Informationssysteme (ITI)
Gebäude 29, Universitätsplatz 2, 39106, Magdeburg, G29-118

Research Areas:

  • Machine Learning
  • Probabilistic Graphical Models

Current Projects:

  •  Data-driven User-Modelling in context of information search

Previous Projects:

  • Analysis of epidemiological and clinical factors influencing SRMA recurrence rate for the veterinary science
  • Designing diagnostic support systems applied to Mass Spectrometry data for the pneumology
  • Development of statistical Data Mining tools for (semi-)automated ontology creation
  • Impementation of statistical tagger for Chemical Named Entity Recognition


 2016 Research assistant at the Data and Knowledge Engineering group
 2014 Software developer Ontochem IT Solutions GmbH
 2013 Master's thesis "Introducing a Gibbs Sampling Algorithm for De-novo Motif Discovery in the Transcriptional Hourglass Pattern in Embryogenesis"
 2011 Start of studies in Bioinformatics (Master) at the Martin-Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg
 2011 Bachelor's thesis "Comprehensive Evaluation of Mapping-Assembly Algorithms for Next-Generation Sequencing Data"
 2007 Start of studies in Bioinformatics (Bachelor) at the Martin-Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg


Begutachteter Zeitschriftenartikel

Hilpert, Elisabeth;  Tipold, Andrea;  Meyerhoff, Nina;  Schwerdt, Johannes;  Winkler, Sandra;  Jurina, Konrad;  Fischer, Andrea;  Kornberg, Marion;  Parzefall, Birgit;  Flegel, Thomas 

Steroid-responsive meningitis-arteritis in dogs in Germany - are there epidemiological or clinical factors influencing recurrence rate?
In: Tierärztliche Praxis / K - Stuttgart: Thieme, Bd. 48.2020, 1, S. 5-12



Schwerdt, Johannes;  Kotzyba, Michael;  Nürnberger, Andreas 

Fact-finding or exploration - identifying latent behavior clusters in users search activities
In: IEEE SMC 2019: IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, 6-9 October 2019, Bari, Italy - IEEE, S. 1465-1471



Kotzyba, Michael;  Schwerdt, Johannes;  Gossen, Tatiana;  Krippl, Martin;  Nürnberger, Andreas 

The effect of motivational goals on information search for tasks of varying complexity levels
In: SMC 2018: 2018 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics$d7-10 October 2018, Miyazaki, Japan : proceedings/ IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics - Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, S. 2602-2607



Kotzyba, Michael;  Gossen, Tatjana;  Schwerdt, Johannes;  Nürnberger, Andreas 

Exploration or fact-finding - inferring user's search activity just in time
In: Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Conference Human Information Interaction and Retrieval: Oslo, Norway, March 07 - 11, 2017 - New York, NY: ACM, Association for Computing Machinery, S. 87-96

Schwerdt, Johannes;  Kotzyba, Michael;  Nürnberger, Andreas 

Inferring user's search activity using interaction logs and gaze data
In: 2017 International Conference on Companion Technology (ICCT): 11-13 Sept. 2017 - [Piscataway, NJ]: IEEE


Winter Term 2020/2021

Summer Term 2020

Winter Term 2019/2020

Summer Term 2019

Winter Term 2018/2019

Summer Term 2018

Winter Term 2017/2018

Summer Term 2017

Last Modification: 20.02.2020 - Contact Person:

Sie können eine Nachricht versenden an: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Nürnberger