Prof. Dr.

Bernd Niklas Klein


  1. I. König, B. N. Klein, and K. David, „On the stability of context prediction”, in Proceedings of the 2013 ACM conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing adjunct publication (UbiComp '13 Adjunct). ACM, New York, NY, USA, pp. 471-480, September 2013.
  2. K. David, B. N. Klein, S. L. Lau, S. Sigg, and B. Ziebart, “2nd workshop on recent advances in behavior prediction and pro-active pervasive computing”, in Proceedings of the 2013 ACM conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing adjunct publication (UbiComp '13 Adjunct). ACM, New York, NY, USA, pp. 435-440, September 2013.
  3. R. Kusber, K. David, and B. N. Klein, "A Novel Future Internet Smart Grid Application for Energy Management in Offices", in Future Network & Mobile Summit 2013.
  4. A. Muhammad, B. N. Klein, K. Van Laerhoven, and K. David, “A feature set evaluation for activity recognition with body-worn inertial sensors,” in InterHub2011, (Amsterdam), Springer Verlag, November 2011.
  5. K. David, S. L. Lau, and B. N. Klein, “Social link app - a new communication paradigm empowering mobile users”, IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, September 2011.
  6. B. N. Klein, S. L. Lau, and K. David, “Evaluation of the influence of time synchronisation on classification learning based movement detection with accelerometers”, in The 11th IEEE/IPSJ International Symposium on Applications and the Internet, (Munich, Germany), pp. 56–64, July 2011.
  7. B. N. Klein, On the importance of time synchronization for context aware applications. PhD thesis, University of Kassel, 2011.
  8. M. Krohn, B. N. Klein, S. Jandt, M. Atzmüller, C. Scholz, H. Hoffmann, R. Kniewel, and C. Evers, “Das Forschungszentrum für Informationstechnik-Gestaltung (ITeG),” Praxis der Informationsverarbeitung und Kommunikation (PIK), vol. 34, no. 2, pp. 238–240, 2011.
  9. I. König, C. Voigtmann, B. N. Klein, and K. David, “Enhancing alignment based context prediction by using multiple context sources: experiment and analysis,” in Lecture Notes in Artificial Inteligence, 2011.
  10. S. Groppe, J. Groppe, B. N. Klein, R. Bettentrupp, S. Böttcher, and L. Gruenwald, “Transforming xslt stylesheets into xquery expressions and vice versa,” Computer Languages, Systems & Structures, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 76–111, 2011.
  11. B. N. Klein and K. David, “Basic approach of timing in context aware architectures verified by concrete advantages”, in Proceedings of the 2010 10th IEEE/IPSJ International Symposium on Applications and the Internet, SAINT ’10, (Washington, DC, USA), pp. 113–116, IEEE Computer Society, 2010.
  12. A. Pirali, B. N. Klein, S. L. Lau, and K. David, “The context sensitive shopping list,” in Proceedings of Multikonferenz Wirtschaftsinformatik (MKWI 2010), (Göttingen, Germany), pp. 987–997, 2010.
  13. S. L. Lau, B. N. Klein, A. Pirali, O. Droegehorn, and K. David, “Evaluation of the technology agnostic service creation approach,” in Selbstorganiserende, adaptive, kontextsensitive verteilte Systeme 2010 (SAKS2010), vol. 27, Electronic Communications of the EASST, 2010.
  14. B. N. Klein and K. David, “Time locality: A novel parameter for quality of context,” in Proceedings of Seventh International Conference on Networked Sensing Systems, pp. 277–280, 2010.
  15. B. N. Klein, S. Sigg, K. David, and M. Beigl, “Dag based context reasoning: Optimised dag creation,” in Proceedings of Workshop on Context-Systems Design, Evaluation and Optimisation. ARCS 2010 - Architecture of Computing Systems, (Hannover, Germany), pp. 177–182, 2010.
  16. S. L. Lau, B. N. Klein, A. Pirali, I. König, and K. David, “Implementation of a user-centric context-aware playground,” in Workshops der Wissenschaftlichen Konferenz Kommunikation in Verteilten Systemen 2009 (WowKiVS 2009), vol. 17, Electronic Communications of the EASST, 2009.
  17. S. L. Lau, B. N. Klein, A. Pirali, I. Koenig, O. Droegehorn, and K. David, “Making service creation for (almost) everyone,” in ICT-Mobile Summit 2008, (Stockholm), June 2008.
  18. B. N. Klein, S. L. Lau, A. Pirali, T. Löffler, and K. David, “Dagr - dag based context reasoning: An architecture for context aware applications,” in Proceedings of the 2008 Eighth International Workshop on Applications and Services in Wireless Networks, (Washington, DC, USA), pp. 20–25, IEEE Computer Society, 2008.
  19. O. Droegehorn, S. L. Lau, B. N. Klein, I. König, and J. Porras, “Service creation for end-users,” in Proceedings of the IEEE 19th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC, IEEE, pp. 1–5, 2008.
  20. S. Böttcher, R. Steinmetz, and B. N. Klein, “Xml index compression by dtd subtraction,” in 9th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS) (J. Cardoso, J. Cordeiro, and J. Filipe, eds.), pp. 86–94, 2007.
  21. B. N.  Klein, “Kompression von xml datenströmen,” diploma thesis, University of Paderborn, 2006.
  22. B. N. Klein, S. Groppe, S. Böttcher, and L. Gruenwald, “A prototype for translating xquery expressions into xslt stylesheets,” in ADBIS (J. Eder, H.-M. Haav, A. Kalja, and J. Penjam, eds.), vol. 3631 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 238–253, Springer, 2005.
  23. B. N. Klein, “Übersetzung von xquery-ausdrücken nach xslt-stylesheets,” bachelor thesis, University of Paderborn, 2004.

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Past Students

Master Students (thesis or project work)

  • Jochen Pfahl
  • V. Weinhandl
  • Andreas Scharf
  • Felix Bodewald
  • Kazi Imran Aziz
  • Mostafa Hamdy
  • Zayed Khaled
  • Oluwatobi Shada
  • Sofia Daskalou
  • Mario Groß
  • Christian Voigtmann
  • Stefan Achler
  • Haseeb Khan
  • Agha Syed Muhammad
  • Christoph Bechtel
  • Rahel Takle
  • Mehmet-Emin Yazici
  • Helen Wondimagegnehu
  • Dominik Bechtel

Bachelor Students (thesis or project work)

  • Kai Weide
  • Sebastian Lange
  • Göhkan Cimsir
  • Abdu Imac
  • Christoph Bechtel
  • Christoph Schütte
  • Volker Weinhandl
  • Sofia Dascalou
  • A.-S. Reincke
  • T. Binder

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