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Nicolas Heist


B6, 26, Room B 0.01

nico (at)

Consultation hours by appointment

Research Interests

  • Semantic Web Technologies
  • Knowledge Graphs and Linked Data


  • ​​​​​​Data Mining I - Exercise (HWS 2018, HWS 2019)
  • ​​​​​​Data Mining II - Exercise (FSS 2019)


  • Heist, N. and Paulheim, H. (2019). Uncovering the semantics of Wikipedia categories. In , ISWC 2019 : The 18th International Semantic Web Conference, Knowledge Graphs, Linked Data, Linked Schemas and AI on the Web : October 26 - 30, 2019 The University of Auckland, New Zealand (S. tba). , Springer: Cham.
  • Heist, N. (2018). Towards knowledge graph construction from entity co-occurrence. In Hollink, L., EKAW-DC 2018 : Proceedings of the EKAW Doctoral Consortium 2018 co-located with the 21st International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW 2018) Nancy, France, November 13, 2018 (S. 1-8). CEUR Workshop Proceedings, RWTH: Aachen.
  • Heist, N. and Paulheim, H. (2017). Language-agnostic relation extraction from Wikipedia abstracts. In d'Amato, C., The Semantic Web – ISWC 2017 : 16th International Semantic Web Conference, Vienna, Austria, October 21–25, 2017, proceedings, part I (S. 383-399). Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer International Publishing: Cham.