Dr Allan Hanbury
Professional Title: Researcher
Primary domain: Information Retrieval
Organization name: TU Wien
Organization type: Academia/Research
City / Country: Vienna - Austria
Allan Hanbury is Senior Researcher and Privatdozent at the TU Wien, Austria. He is coordinator of the EU-funded KConnect Innovation Action on technology for analysing medical text, and coordinator of the CHIST-ERA project MUCKE on credibility of and search in multimodal data and social networks. He was scientific coordinator of the EU-funded KHRESMOI Integrated Project on medical and health information search and analysis, and coordinator of the EU-funded VISCERAL project on evaluation of algorithms on big data. He was leader of the Evaluation, Integration and Standards work package of the MUSCLE EU Network of Excellence, and has led a number of Austrian national projects. His research interests include data science, information retrieval, multimodal information retrieval, and the evaluation of information retrieval systems and algorithms. He is author or co-author of over 100 publications in refereed journals and refereed international conferences.