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Our research on public radio

The national public radio broadcasters Deutschlandfunk and Deutschlandradio Kultur covered today our collaborative research on Plagiarism Prevention and Detection and our prototype system CitePlag. Deutschlandfunk:   Deutschlandradio:

By | 2016-10-16T20:50:05+00:00 March 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Article in the Newspaper “Die Welt”

Neue Software spürt Plagiate künftig besser auf Wer sich für eigene Texte fremder Quellen bedient, muss immer öfter damit rechnen, entdeckt zu werden. Informatiker haben einen neuen Weg gefunden, um Plagiate aus medizinischen Studien aufzuspüren. Von Birgit Vey More

By | 2015-10-19T17:54:46+00:00 October 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our Jugend forscht project “GSM-Schutzengel” critically discussed in the media

This article, which discusses a "Jugend forscht" project I did more than 10 years ago, originally appeared on Netzpolitik.org. Permission of reposting was given. Vorratsdatenspeicherung von Autos: Ab nächstem Jahr durch eCall-System verpflichtend – äh „freiwillig“ von Andre Meister am 03. Juni 2014, 18:32 in Datenschutz Ab nächstem Jahr müssen alle Neuwagen in Europa mit GPS-Empfänger [...]

By | 2016-10-16T20:50:15+00:00 June 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Paid Research-Internships in Tokyo, Japan for MS and PhD Students

UPDATE: Application closed We are offering two internships related to various research and software development projects at the National Institute of Informatics Tokyo. Key Facts: • Location: Tokyo, Japan • Duration: minimum 2 months, maximum flexible • Salary: approx. 170,000 JPY per month (sufficient to cover living expenses in Tokyo) Requirements: • Interns must be currently [...]

By | 2016-01-10T20:17:48+00:00 May 23rd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Apply for an Internship at SciPlore – Summer 2014

We are offering a paid internship for a computer science Bachelor student, who is passionate about prototype design and development. Prerequisite is that you are a student studying at a German university. More details on prerequisites here. At SciPlore you will be working with an international team of researchers, affiliated with the University of California Berkeley [...]

By | 2016-10-16T20:50:15+00:00 December 13th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CitePlag got a makeover

CitePlag is the first prototype of a citation-based Plagiarism Detection (CbPD) System. The prototype was just recently demonstrated at this year’s SIGIR conference. So what’s novel about CitePlag? In contrast to existing text-based approaches to plagiarism detection, CitePlag does not analyze literal text matches alone to determine document suspiciousness - but rather, CitePlag makes use [...]

By | 2016-10-16T20:50:18+00:00 October 18th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments