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Dr. Moritz Schubotz

Department of Mathematics
FIZ Karlsruhe - Leibniz-Institute for Information Infrastructure
Franklinstr. 11
D-10587 Berlin

Cell: +49 1578 047 1397
Office: +49 30 3999 3460





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Moritz Schubotz

Heute bin ich Gast bei der MittelbauIni der @TUBerlin zum Thema "Wie mit Plagiaten umgehen?". Eine sehr spannende Diskussion und gutes Feedback für die Weiterentwicklung von HyPlag.… @fjthephysiker

Sarah-Isabella Behrens

@kunsthochzwei, @xenia_sch, Moritz Schubotz und @MakerTobey bringen auch ihre #OpenScience Erfahrungen zum Besten @WikimediaDE 🙌 #fellowsfreieswissen

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Heute seit zwei Jahren ist @Wikipedia in der Türkei 🇹🇷 gesperrt. Wir bedauern das sehr. Die Welt weiß weniger über die Türkei, und Menschen in der Türkei bleibt der Zugang zu Freiem Wissen verwehrt. Wir fordern den Freien Zugang zu Wikipedia in der Türkei! #WeMissTurkey…

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Moritz Schubotz

Check out this talk about the status of #MathML in #Chormium… For @mediawiki this means: The benefits of MathML rendering will eventually be available to all visitors of @Wikipedia #BlinkOn

Deyan Ginev

Exciting direction, neural models for algebraic reasoning. State of art can't go beyond basic algebra, if that. "For example, on one trained Transformer, the question “Calculate 17 * 4.” gave the correct answer 68, but the same question without the final full stop gave 69."…

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Moritz Schubotz

We will research how mathematics services, can keep up with the growth in publications and mathematical research artifacts of different kinds (such as mathematical software, formal proofs, data models).

Moritz Schubotz

The department provides mathematics services, i.e., zbMATH, which organizes and reviews the world's literature in mathematics and related areas since 1931.

Moritz Schubotz

After two and a half fantastic years at the Gipp group, it's time for me to move on to new challenges. From April 1st I will join the mathematics department of FIZ Karlsruhe to build my research group on mathematical information retrieval.

Corinna Breitinger

Minister @a_pinkwart an der @Uni_Wuppertal zum Thema #Digitalisierung auf der Auftaktveranstaltung des Interdisziplinären Zentrums #MachineLearning and #DataAnalytics #IZMD

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Dr. Moritz Schubotz

Senior Researcher for Mathematical Information Retrieval and Open Science

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Moritz Schubotz (Dr. rer. nat.) is a senior researcher at the Data & Knowledge Engineering Group at the University of Wuppertal, Germany. Together with the Ph.D. students Cornelius Ihle and Stephan Leible he investigates the potential of Blockchain Technology to advance the Open Science movement. As an Wikimedia Open Science Fellow Moritz is committed to the FAIR principles and advocates for Open Science in general. As a theoretical physicist he follows his passion to make mathematics machine readable. André Greiner-PetterPhilipp Scharpf and Felix Petersen share this special interest and research methods and tools to make mathematical expressions more useful for humans and computers.

He is offsite collaborator at NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S.A) since 2014 and was a fellow at the National Institute of Informatics in Tokyo, Japan from July 2017 to August 2018. Earlier, he earned a Ph.D. (summa cum laude) in Computer Science from TU Berlin, Germany.

He has published over 30 peer-reviewed articles and contributed to numerous successful grant applications at his former universities. He served for several years as elected member in several commissions (Fakultätsrat (faculty board), Haushaltsausschuss (financial steering committee), Akademischer Senat (university board), and others) in the university self-administration. 

In his spare time, he enjoys team sport in the water such as canoe polo and water polo.


09/2018 – present Senior researcher
Data & Knowledge Engineering Group, University of Wuppertal, Germany
2017 – 2018 Postdoc
National Institute of Informatics (NII), Tokyo, Japan
2016 – 2017 Research Associate
Information Science Group, University of Konstanz, Germany
2012 – 2016 Research Associate
Database and Information Management Group, TU Berlin, Germany


The complete list of publications is available here.

1. Current publications (Mathematical Information Retrieval)

Improving the Representation and Conversion of Mathematical Formulae by Considering their Textual Context 
M Schubotz, A Greiner-Petter, P Scharpf, N Meuschke, HS Cohl, B Gipp
Proceedings of the 18th ACM/IEEE on Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, JCDL 2018, Fort Worth, TX, USA, June 03-07, 2018
DOI: 10.1145/3197026.3197058
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Mathoid: Robust, Scalable, Fast and Accessible Math Rendering for Wikipedia
M Schubotz, G Wicke
Intelligent Computer Mathematics - International Conference, CICM 2014, Coimbra, Portugal, July 7-11, 2014. Proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-08434-3_17

2. Vision papers A vision for a collaborative semi-formal, language independent math(s) encyclopedia
J Corneli, M Schubotz
2nd Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Theorem Proving,
Obergurgl, Austria, March 26 -30, 2017

A Vision for Performing Social and Economic Data Analysis using Wikipedia's Edit History 
E Dahm, M Schubotz, N Meuschke, B Gipp
Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on World Wide Web Companion, Perth, Australia, April 3-7, 2017
DOI: 10.1145/3041021.3053363 Preprint Bibtex

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