Sven Schade

Research Assistant,

Institute for GeoInformatics, Münster, Germany.

 

Working group:

*        MUSIL (Münster Semantic Interoperability Lab)

Projects:

*        GDI-GRID

*        SWING

*        meanInGs

*        ACE-GIS

*        ariadne

*        VuGIS

 

Research interests:

*        Spatial Data Infrastructures

*        Uncertainty in Geospatial Information

*        Semantic Reference Systems

*        Measurement Theory

Publications

*        D. Roman, S. Schade, A. J. Berre, N. Rune Bodsberg and J. Langlois  (forthcoming): Environmental Services Infrastructure with Ontologies – A Decision Support Framework, accepted as full-paper at EnviroInfo 2009, Berlin, Germany.

*        Maué, P. and S. Schade (forthcoming): Data Integration in the Geospatial Semantic Web, accepted for publication as Book Chapter.

*        S. Schade  (2009): Translation of Geospatial Data – Challenges, Solution and Vision. AGILE  Workshop „Challenges in Geospatial Data Harmonisation“, Hannover, Germany.

*        D. Roman, S. Schade, A. J. Berre, N. Rune Bodsberg and J. Langlois  (2009): Model as a Service (MaaS). AGILE  Workshop „Grid Technologies for Geospatial Applications “, Hannover, Germany.

*        The MUSIL Working Group (2009) Grounding Geographic Information, AGILE 2009, Hannover, Germany.

*        Beckmann, O., C. Blut, T. Deelmann, H. Michels, A. Osmanov, M. Roth, H. Weerasinghe, M. Wilden, and S. Schade (2009). Getting inspired? Geoinformatik 2009. Osnarbrück, Germany.

*        Gone, M. and S. Schade (2008): Towards Semantic Composition of Geospatial Web Services – Using WSMO in Comparison to BPEL, International Journal of Spatial Data Infrastructures Research (IJSDIR), Vol 3.

*        S. Schade (2008): Semantic Reference Systems Accounting for Uncertainty, Chapter in Quality Aspects in Spatial Data Mining, CRC Press.

*        Schade, S. (2008): Towards Semantic Datums for Geospatial Information, 5th International Conference on Formal Ontology in Information Systems, Saarbrücken, Germany.

*        Janowicz, K., Maué, P., Wilkes, M., Schade, S., Scherer, F., Braun, M., Dupke, S. and W. Kuhn (2008): Similarity as a Quality Indicator in Ontology Engineering, accepted for publication at FOIS 2008, October 2008, Saarbrücken, Germany.

*        Andrei, M., Berre, A., Costa, L., Duchesne, P., Fitzner, D., Grcar, M., Hoffmann, J., Klien, E., Langlois, J., Limyr, A., Maue, P., Schade, S., Steinmetz, N., Tertre, F., Vasiliu, L., Zaharia, R. and N. Zastavni (2008): SWING: An Integrated Environment for Geospatial Semantic Web Services. Demonstration paper at ESWC'08, June 2008.

*        Maué, P. and S. Schade (2008): Quality of Geographic Information Patchworks. In Proc. of AGILE 2008, May 2008.

*        Schade, S. and P. Maué (2008): Standardizing the Geospatial Semantic Web? Position paper at the Workshop "Semantic Web meets Geospatial Applications", held in conjunction with AGILE 2008, May 2008.

*        Andrei, M., Berre, A., Costa, L., Duchesne, P., Fitzner, D., Grcar, M., Hoffmann, J., Klien, E., Langlois, J., Limyr, A., Maué, P., Schade, S., Steinmetz, N., Tertre, F., Vasiliu, L., Zaharia, R. and N. Zastavni (2008): SWING: A Geospatial Semantic Web Service Environment. Demonstration paper at the Workshop "Semantic Web meets Geospatial Applications", held in conjunction with AGILE 2008, May 2008.

*       Schade, S., Maué, P. and J. Langlois (2008), Knowledge acquisition with geologists – an experiences report. Article for the workshop "Semantic Interoperability, Knowledge and Ontologies" at the EGU General Assembly 2008.

*       Gone, M. and S. Schade (2007): Towards Semantic Composition of Geospatial Web Services – Using WSMO in Comparison to BPEL, In Proc. of the 5th GI Days – Young Researchers Forum, Münster, Germany.

*       S. Schade (2007): Semantic Reference Systems Accounting for Uncertainty - A Requirements Analysis. In Proc. of the 5th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality (ISSDQ), Enschede, Netherlands.

*       Larson, J., M. Siliceo, M. Silva, E. Klien, and S. Schade (2006): Are Geospatial Catalogues Reaching their Goals?. Presented at the 9th International AGILE Conference, Visegrad, Hungary.

*       Friis-Christensen, A., L. Bernard, I. Kanellopoulos, J. Nogueras-Iso, S. Peedell, S. Schade and C. Thorne (2006): Building service oriented applications on top of a spatial data infrastructure – a forest fire assessment example. In Proc. of the 9th International AGILE Conference, Visegrad, Hungary.

*        Schade, S., S. Sen (2005): Towards Semantic Integration of Geo-Sensor Data. Presented at Graticule 2005, New Delhi, India, October 2005.

*        Schade, S., A. Walkowski (2005): Five Revolutions in Geoinformatics – Caused by Geo-Sensor Networks. Presented at the International Conference GIS Visions 2025. Ostrava, Czech Republic, September 2005.

*       Friis-Christensen, A., S. Schade, S. Peedell (2005): Approaches to Solve Schema Heterogeneity at the European Level. Presented at the 11th EC-GIS Workshop, Alghero, Sardinia, June 2005.

*        Schade, S. (2005): Sensors on the Way to Semantic Interoperability. Proceedings GI-Days 2005:  Geo-Sensor Networks - From Science to Practical Applications. ifgi-Prints Bd. 23. Münster.

*        Schade, S., A. Sahlmann, et al. (2004). Comparing Approaches for Semantic Service Description and Matchmaking. The 3rd International Conference on Ontologies, DataBases, and Applications of Semantics for Large Scale Information Systems (ODBASE 2004), Larnaca, Cyprus.

*       Keßler, Schade, Starke, Tegtmeyer, Walkowski, Wilmes (2003): ariadne – GI- Dienste für Notfall-Management-Systeme. Tagungsband GI-Tage 2003: Geodaten- und Geodienste-Infrastrukturen - von der Forschung zur praktischen Anwendung. ifgi-Prints Bd. 18. Münster.

Project Reports:

*        Schade, S, Peñarrubia, F., Militello, S. and A.Tamayo (2008): Deliverable 1.4.3 – User Experience CCS Components Final Implementation for LLs and Reference Lab Feedback. C@R Project Deliverable.

*        Schade, S., Maué, P., Wosniok, C. Fincke, T., Heuer, J.T., Dupke, S., and F. Scherer (2008): Deliverable 3.3 – Ontology Repository with Ontologies. SWING Project Deliverable.

*        Gould, M., Schade, S. and F. Peñarrubia (2008): Deliverable 1.4.2 – User Experience CCS Components First Prototype Implementations. C@R Project Deliverable.

*        Schade, S. and F. Tertre (2008): Deliverable 7.2 – Workshop academic community. SWING Project Deliverable.

*        Nientiedt, M., Grcar, M. and S. Schade (2008): Deliverable 4.4 – Automating the Annotation of Geo-Data. SWING Project Deliverable.

*        Schade, S., Klien, E., Maué, P., Fitzner, D. and W. Kuhn (2008): Deliverable 3.2 - Report on Modelling Approach and Guideline. SWING Project Deliverable.

*       Gould, M., Schade, S. and F. Peñarrubia (2008): Deliverable 1.4.1 – User Experience CCS Components Internal Architecture and Interfaces Design, First Specification. C@R Project Deliverable.

*       Klien, E., Schade, S., Hoffmann, J. (2007): Deliverable 3.1 - Ontology Modelling Requirements. SWING Project Deliverable.

*        Probst, F., Maué, P., Soon, K.H., Schade, S., Sen, S. and W. Kuhn (2004): Deliverable 6.3 - Report and Refereed Conference and Journal Publications on Algebraic Model and Pilot Prototype. ACE-GIS Project Deliverable.

Presentations:

*        Geospatial ontologies, registries and semantic services - experiences from the SWING project. Presentation and Demonstration at OGC TC Meeting, Ontologies WG, 02.06.2008, Potsdam, Germany.

*        Geospatial ontologies, registries and semantic services - experiences from the SWING project. Presentation and Demonstration at ISO/TC211 Standards in Action Workshop, 28.05.2008, Copenhagen, Denmark.

*        Geospatial ontologies, registries and semantic services - experiences from the SWING project. Presentation and Demonstration at ISO/TC211 Meeting, PT19150 Geographic information – Ontologies, 27.05.2008, Copenhagen, Denmark.

*        Sensor Web Enablement - Current Approach and Arising Potential, Joint Research Center (JRC), 24.11.2006, Ispra, Italy.

*        Erfahrungen mit GeoMedia im Zusammenspiel mit Oracle, Oracle Spatial Centers of Excellence, Workshop 27.-29.08.2002, Hamburg.

*         Oracle Spatial und Laser-Scan Radius Topology, Oracle Spatial Centers of Excellence, Workshop 27.-29.08.2002, Hamburg.

Supervised theses:

*        Franca Scherer (2009). The role of similarity in ontology engineering to estimate
fitness for purpose. Diploma Thesis.

*        Harshi Weerasinghe (2009). Development of an Interface for Ontology-based transformation between Features of different Types Master Thesis.

*        Carlos Abargues Casanova (2009). Discovery and retrieval of geographic data using Google. Master Thesis.

*        Markus Herzog (2008). A Functional Approach to Semantic Schema Matching. Diploma Thesis.

Teaching:

*        Computing Schema Mapping in INSPIRE - Study project (2009)

*        Schema Translation for INSPIRE - Study project (2008)

*        Semantic Similarity Server - Study project (2007)

*        Object-Oriented Modelling of Geospatial Data - Exercise (2006)

 

 

 

 Institute Links:

MUSIL

IFGI

 

Project Pages:

GDI-GRID

SWING

meanInGs

ACE-GIS

ariadne

VuGIS

 

Theses:

PhD Thesis

Diploma Thesis

 

Contacts:

Phone

+49(0)251 83-33085

Fax

+49(0)251 83-39763

E-Mail

schades@uni-muenster.de

Room

17