TU Wien Informatics

Wolfdieter Merkl

Ao.Univ.Prof. Mag.rer.soc.oec. Dr.rer.soc.oec.

Research Focus

Research Areas

  • Machine Learning, Electronic Commerce, Information Retrieval, Neurocomputing, Pattern Recognition, Human-Computer Interaction
Wolfdieter Merkl

About

art history, machine learning, e-learning, games

Role

Note: Due to the rollout of TU Wien’s new publication database, the list below may be slightly outdated. Once APIs for the new database have been released, everything will be up to date again.

2019

2018

2016

2014

2013

2012

  • Netzwerkanalyse von kunsthistorischen Attributen anhand von Social Tags / M. Arends, J. Froschauer, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl / Talk: Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts - EVA 2012 Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 2012-11-07 - 2012-11-09; in: "EVA 2012 Berlin Elektronische Medien & Kunst, Kultur, Historie", (2012), ISBN: 978-3-942709-05-7; 138 - 144
  • Analysing User Motivation in an Art Folksonomy / M. Arends, J. Froschauer, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl, M. Weingartner / Talk: 12th International Conference on Knowledge Management and Knowledge Technologies, Graz, Austria; 2012-09-05 - 2012-09-07; in: "Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Knowledge Management and Knowledge Technologies", ACM, New York, NY (2012), ISBN: 978-1-4503-1242-4; 13:1 - 13:8
  • A Serious Heritage Game for Art History: Design and Evaluation of ThIATRO / J. Froschauer, M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl / Talk: 18th International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia (VSMM), 2012, Mailand, Italien; 2012-09-02 - 2012-09-05; in: "18th International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia (VSMM)", IEEE, (2012), ISBN: 978-1-4673-2565-3; 283 - 290
  • Learning about Art History by Exploratory Search, Contextual View and Social Tags / M. Arends, M. Weingartner, J. Froschauer, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl / Talk: 12th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, Rome, Italy; 2012-07-04 - 2012-07-06; in: "12th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies", (2012), ISBN: 978-0-7695-4702-2; 395 - 399
  • ARTournament: A Mobile Casual Game to Explore Art History / J. Froschauer, J. Zweng, W. Merkl, M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, M. Weingartner / Talk: 12th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, Rom, Italien; 2012-07-04 - 2012-07-06; in: "12th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies", (2012), ISBN: 978-0-7695-4702-2; 80 - 84
  • Art History on Wikipedia, a Macroscopic Observation / D. Goldfarb, M. Arends, J. Froschauer, W. Merkl / Talk: ACM Web Science 2012, Evanston, Illinois, USA; 2012-06-22 - 2012-06-24; in: "Proceedings of the ACM WebSci'12", ACM, (2012), ISBN: 978-1-4503-1228-8; 163 - 168

2011

  • Exploring Art History Content by Presenting Artworks in Context / M. Arends, J. Froschauer, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl, M. Weingartner / Talk: Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts - EVA 2011 Berlin, Berlin; 2011-11-09 - 2011-11-11; in: "Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts - EVA 2011 Berlin", (2011), ISBN: 978-3-942709-01-9; 154 - 160
  • Tag Analysis of an Art Folksonomy / M. Weingartner, M. Arends, J. Froschauer, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl / Talk: Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts - EVA 2011 Berlin, Berlin; 2011-11-09 - 2011-11-11; in: "Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts - EVA 2011 Berlin", A. Bienert, F. Weckend, J. Hemsley, V. Cappellini (ed.); Berlin (2011), ISBN: 978-3-942709-01-9; 138 - 144
  • Revisiting 3D information landscapes for the display of art historical web content / D. Goldfarb, M. Arends, J. Froschauer, W. Merkl / Talk: 8th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology, Lissabon, Portugal; 2011-11-08 - 2011-11-11; in: "ACE '11 Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology", ACM, (2011), ISBN: 978-1-4503-0827-4; Paper ID 46, 8 pages
  • Analysing User Generated Content Related to Art History / M. Arends, J. Froschauer, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl / Talk: 11th International Conference on Knowledge Management and Knowledge Technologies, Graz; 2011-09-07 - 2011-09-09; in: "Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Knowledge Management and Knowledge Technologies", ACM, (2011), ISBN: 978-1-4503-0732-1
  • Combining Cultural Heritage Related Web Resources in 3D Information Landscapes / D. Goldfarb, M. Arends, J. Froschauer, W. Merkl, M. Weingartner / Talk: Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA 2011), London, UK; 2011-07-06 - 2011-07-08; in: "Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA 2011)", BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, (2011), ISBN: 978-1-906124-88-5; 73 - 80
  • Designing Serious Games in a Socio-Cultural Context / J. Froschauer, M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, M. Weingartner, W. Merkl / Poster: World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications (EDMEDIA) 2011, Portugal, Lissabon; 2011-06-27 - 2011-07-01; in: "World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications (EDMEDIA) 2011", T. Bastiaens, M. Ebner (ed.); EdITLib Digital Library for Education & Information Technology, (2011), 2190 - 2196
  • Designing Socio-Cultural Learning Games: Challenges and Lessons Learned / J. Froschauer, M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, M. Weingartner, W. Merkl / Talk: International Conference on Information Society (i-Society 2011), London, UK; 2011-06-27 - 2011-06-29; in: "International Conference on Information Society (i-Society 2011)", IEEE CS Press, (2011), ISBN: 978-0-9564263-8-3; 56 - 61
  • Towards an Online Multiplayer Serious Game Providing a Joyful Experience in Learning Art History / J. Froschauer, M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl / Talk: 2011 Third International Conference on Games and Virtual Worlds for Serious Applications VS-Games 2011, Athen, Griechenland; 2011-05-04 - 2011-05-06; in: "2011 Third International Conference on Games and Virtual Worlds for Serious Applications VS-Games 2011", F. Liarokapis, A. Doulamis, V. Vescoukis (ed.); IEEE CS Press, (2011), ISBN: 978-0-7695-4419-9; 160 - 163
  • Museums on the Web: Interaction with Visitors / M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl, M. Weingartner / in: "Handbook of Research on Technologies and Cultural Heritage: Applications and Environments", issued by: University of Ioannina, Greece; IGI Global, Hershey, PA, 2011, ISBN: 978-1-60960-044-0, 142 - 165

2010

  • Interaktion mit musealen Inhalten in Web3D / M. Arends, J. Froschauer, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl, M. Weingartner / Talk: EVA 2010 Berlin - Elektronische Medien & Kunst, Kultur, Historie, Berlin, Deutschland; 2010-11-10 - 2010-11-12; in: "Konferenzband EVA 2010 Berlin - Elektronische Medien & Kunst, Kultur, Historie", Gesellschaft zur Förderung angewandter Informatik e.V., (2010), ISBN: 9783981215885; 161 - 167
  • Design and Evaluation of a Serious Game for Immersive Cultural Training / J. Froschauer, I. Seidel, M. Gärtner, H. Berger, W. Merkl / Talk: International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia, Seoul, Korea; 2010-10-20 - 2010-10-23; in: "International Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia", IEEE CS Press, (2010), ISBN: 9781424490257; 253 - 260

2009

  • Interaction With Art Museums On The Web / M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl, M. Weingartner / Talk: IADIS Int'l Conference WWW/Internet 2009, Rom; 2009-11-19 - 2009-11-22; in: "Proceedings of the IADIS Int'l Conference WWW/Internet 2009", P. Isaias, B. White, M.B. Nunes (ed.); IADIS Press, (2009), ISBN: 978-972-8924-93-5; 117 - 124
  • Mobile Devices in a Museum Environment / M. Arends, D. Goldfarb, W. Merkl, M. Weingartner / Talk: The Second International Workshop on Information Technology and Tourism and Open Mobile Networks San Sebastian, Spain, San Sebastian (invited); 2009-11-19 - 2009-11-20
  • E-Learn 2009: World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education / J. Froschauer, I. Seidel, M. Gärtner, H. Berger, W. Merkl / Talk: World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education, Vancouver, Canada; 2009-10-26 - 2009-10-30; in: "Proceedings of the World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education", (2009), 8 pages
  • An agent-based centralized e-marketplace in a virtual environment / I. Seidel, M. Gärtner, J. Froschauer, H. Berger, W. Merkl / Talk: 21st International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Boston, MA; 2009-07-01 - 2009-07-03; in: "Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering", Knowledge Systems Institute Graduate School, (2009), ISBN: 1-891706-24-1; 218 - 221
  • Itchy Feet: A 3D e-Tourism Environment / I. Seidel, M. Gärtner, M. Pöttler, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, W. Merkl / in: "Tourism Informatics: Visual Travel Recommender Systems, Social Communities, and User Interface Design", N. Sharda (ed.); IGI Global, Hershey, PA 17033, USA, 2009, ISBN: 978-1605668185, 209 - 242

2008

  • A Synthetic 3D Multimedia Environment / R. Genswaider, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, A. Pesenhofer, W. Merkl, A. Rauber, T. Lidy / in: "Computational Intelligence in Multimedia Processing: Recent Advances", Springer, Berlin / Heidelberg, 2008, ISBN: 978-3-540-76826-5, 79 - 98
  • Tourist type profiling in Web 3d: A Second Life experience / W. Merkl, H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, A. Pesenhofer / in: "Proceedingsw of the IADIS Int'l Conference on Information Systems 2008", issued by: IADIS - Int'l Organization for the Development of the Information Society; Proceedings of the IADIS Int'l Conference on Information Systems, IADIS Press, 2008, ISBN: 978-972-8924-57-7, 29 - 36

2007

  • Photo-Based User Profiling for Tourism Recommender Systems / H. Berger, M. Denk, M. Dittenbach, A. Pesenhofer, W. Merkl / Talk: EC-Web, Regensburg, Germany; 2007-09-03 - 2007-09-07; in: "E-Commerce and Web Technologies", G. Psaila, R. Wagner (ed.); Springer, LNCS 4655 (2007), ISBN: 3-540-74562-9; 46 - 55
  • Shaping 3D Multimedia Environments: The Media Square / M. Dittenbach, H. Berger, R. Genswaider, A. Pesenhofer, A. Rauber, T. Lidy, W. Merkl / Talk: International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR), Amsterdam, The Netherlands; 2007-07-09 - 2007-07-11; in: "Proceedings of the 6th ACM International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval", (2007), ISBN: 978-1-59593-733-9; 4 pages
  • Quo Vadis Homo Turisticus? Towards a Picture-Based Tourist Profiler / H. Berger, M. Denk, M. Dittenbach, W. Merkl, A. Pesenhofer / Talk: ENTER Conference 2007, Ljubljana, Slovenia; 2007-02; in: "Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism", M. Sigala (ed.); (2007), ISBN: 978-3-211-69564-7; 87 - 96
  • Opening new dimensions for e-tourism / H. Berger, M. Dittenbach, W. Merkl, A. Bogdanovych, S. Simoff, C. Sierra / Virtual Reality, 11 (2007), 2-3; 75 - 87

2003

2002

 

Note: Due to the rollout of TU Wien’s new publication database, the list below may be slightly outdated. Once APIs for the new database have been released, everything will be up to date again.