Dr. Ralf Schenkel

Ralf Schenkel headed of the Independent Research Group Efficient Search in Semistructured Data Spaces within the Cluster of Excellence from January 2008 till November 2012.

Research interests

The focus of his work has been on efficient retrieval algorithms for text and XML data, graph indexing, and search in social networks.


Dr. Ralf Schenkel

Dr. Ralf Schenkel

Saarland University

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66123 Saarbrücken

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Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Saarbrücken Max-Planck-Institute for Software Systems Saarland University