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Dr. Firas Al Laban


Campus Golm
House 70
Room 1.16

University of Potsdam
Department of Computer Science
An der Bahn 2
14476 Potsdam


consulting hours
everytime the door is open

Scientific Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Firas Al Laban holds a PhD in Computer Science (specializing in Knowledge Management Systems), a Master's degree in Software Engineering, and a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Damascus University.

During his tenure as a lecturer at various universities, he taught numerous Computer Science and Mathematics courses and supervised several student projects. Concurrently with his teaching responsibilities, he actively participated in multiple research projects, leading to publications and contributions at various international conferences.

Since June 2019, he has been a member of the scientific staff at the Chair for Complex Multimedia in the Computer Science Department at Potsdam University.

  • Since March 2023, he has been part of the scientific staff on the NFDIxCS Project.
  • Until the end of 2022, he was involved in the OpenU Project.

Research Interest

  • Bolstering Open Science Infrastructures
  • Research data & software management
  • Ontologies and Knowledge Graphs