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Torsten Schaub

Affiliation: University of Potsdam, Germany

URL: http:/­/­­~torsten/­

Biography: Torsten Schaub received his diploma and dissertation in informatics in 1990 and 1992, respectively, from the Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany. He received his habilitation in informatics in 1995 from the University of Rennes I, France. From 1990 to 1993 he was a Researcher at the Technical University at Darmstadt. From 1993 to 1995, he was a Research Associate at IRISA/INRIA at Rennes. From 1995 to 1997, he was University Professor at the University of Angers. At Angers he founded the research group FLUX dealing with the automatisation of reasoning from incomplete, contradictory, and evolutive information. Since 1997, he is University Professor for knowledge processing and information systems at the University of Potsdam. In 1999, he became Adjunct Professor at the School of Computing Science at Simon Fraser University, Canada; and since 2006 he is also an Adjunct Professor in the Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems at Griffiths University, Australia. His research interests range from the theoretic foundations to the practical implementation of methods for reasoning from incomplete and/or inconsistent information, in particular Answer set programming.

Seminars given by Torsten Schaub

Arming Tweety with Jet Engines (is not enough)

Speaker: Torsten Schaub (University of Potsdam, Germany)

Time: 07/04/2011 from 14:00 to 15:00

Venue: Access Grid UWS. Presented from Penrith (Y239), accessible from Parramatta (EB.1.32) and Campbelltown (26.1.50).

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