Dr. Daniel Sonntag

German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence, DFKI 
 Stuhlsatzenhausweg-3
66123 Saarbr├╝cken
   Germany
Principal Researcher and Research Fellow
Editor-in-Chief of the German Journal on Artificial Intelligence
Editor-in-Chief of Cognitive Technologies

He has been teaching since 2010 at Saarland University and the Technical University of Kaiserslautern. His research interests include intelligent user interfaces, natural language processing, information retrieval and mining, dialogue systems, common-sense modelling, and semantic machine learning methods for cognitive computing and improved usability.
This includes multimodal multisensor interfaces for medical and health systems in particular, common-sense and (interactive) machine learning methods for human computer interfaces, knowledge discovery, information extraction, and cognitive modelling with ontologies.
He has published over 120 scientific articles, and has been recipient of the German High Tech Champion Award in 2011 and the AAAI Recognition and IAAI Deployed Application Award in 2013. He leads both national and European projects from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, and Horizon 2020.
SmartWeb's mobile interaction design and part of its technical infrastructure has been industrialised by Apple (Siri).
Publications DFKI database, DBLP, Google Scholar
Books Question Answering (SmartWeb)
Multimodal Multisensor Interfaces
Memberships  GI, AAAI, ACM, SIGAI, SIGCHI
News
News (medical systems)
Main Projects Medical Cyber-Physical Systems
CPS for Smart Factories
Old homepage
University Courses Intelligent User Interfaces
Advances in Multimedia Information Extraction

Natural Language Access to Big Data (Fall Symposium)
Semantic Web Technologies for HCI and Information Retrieval
Contact sonntag@dfki.de, my research group