Publications 2018

Scientific Journal Paper

Chegini, M., Shao, L., Gregor, R., Lehmann, D.J., Andrews, K., and Schreck, T.: Interactive visual exploration of local patterns in large scatterplot spaces. Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 99-109. Wiley. 2018.

Ilvonen, I., Thalmann, S., Manhart, M., and Sillaber, C.: Reconciling digital transformation and knowledge protection: a research agenda. Journal Knowledge Management Research & Practice, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp. 235-244. Taylor & Francis Online. 2018.

Mayer, S. and Römer, K.: Intelligente Schnittstellen für Analoge Dinge – Semantische Technologien und Mixed Reality machen versteckte Abhängigkeiten sichtbar. Journal Industrie 4.0 Management, Volume 4, p. 33. GITO Verlag. 2018.

Mayer, S., Ciortea, A., Ricci, A., Robles, M.I., Kovatsch, M., and Croatti, A.: Hypermedia to connect them all: Autonomous hypermedia agents and socio‐technical interactions.” Journal Internet Technology Letters, Volume 1, Issue 4, e50. 2018.

Haslgrübler, M., Gollan, B., and Ferscha, F.: A cognitive assistance framework for supporting human workers in industrial tasks. Journal IT Professional, Volume 20, Issue 5, pp. 48-56. IEEE. 2018.

Michahelles F., Kawsar F., Mayer S., and Mottola, L.: Beyond Testbeds: Real-World IoT Deployments. Journal IEEE Pervasive Computing, Volume 17, Issue 4, pp. 13-14. IEEE. 2018.

Thalmann, S.: Data driven decision support. Journal it-Information Technology, Volume 60, Issue 4, pp. 179-181. De Gruyter. 2018.

Vagliano, I., Günther, F., Heinz, M., Apaolaza, A., Bienia, I., Breitfuss, G., Blume, T., Collyda, C., Fessl, A., Gottfried, S., Hasitschka, P., Kellerman, J., Köhler, T., Maas, A., Mezaris, V., Saleh, A. Skulimowski, A.M.J., Thalmann, S., Vigo, M., Wertner, A., Wiese, M., and Scherp, A.: Open Innovation in the Big Data Era With the MOVING Platform. Journal IEEE MultiMedia, Volume 25, Issue 3, pp. 8-21. IEEE. 2018.

Weichhart, G., Stary, C. and Appel, M.: The digital Dalton Plan: Progressive education as integral part of web-based learning environments. Knowledge Management & E-Learning: An International Journal, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp. 25-52. 2018.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Paper

Fast-Berglund, A., Thorvald, P., Billing, E., Palmquist, A., Romero, D. and Weichhart, G.: Conceptualizing Emodied Automation to Increase Transfer of Tacit knowledge in the Learning Factory. IS 2018, IEEE 2018 International Conference on Intelligent Systems, pp. 358-364. IEEE. 2018.

Ciortea, A., Mayer, S., and Michahelles, F.: Repurposing manufacturing lines on the fly with multi-agent systems for the web of things. AAMAS 2018, 17th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and MultiAgent Systems, pp. 813-822. ACM. 2018.

Diwold, K., Mayer, S., Einfalt, A., Parreira, J. X., Hodges, J., Anicic, D., and Mosshammer, R.: Grid Watch Dog: A Stream Reasoning Approach for Lightweight SCADA Functionality in Low-Voltage Grids. IoT 2018, 8th International Conference on the Internet of Things, Article No. 12, pp. 1-8. ACM. 2018.

Koutroulis, G. and Thalmann, S.: Challenges from Data-Driven Predictive Maintenance in Brownfield Industrial Settings. BIS 2018, International Conference on Business Information Systems, pp. 461-467. Springer, Cham. 2018.

Haslgrübler, M., Ferscha, A., and Heftberger, J.: Transferring Expert Knowledge through Video Instructions. PETRA 2018, 11th PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments Conference, pp. 358-362. ACM. 2018.

Haslgrübler, M., Jungwirth, F., Murauer, M., and Ferscha, A.: Visually Perceived Relevance of Objects reveals Learning Improvements and Task Difficulty. PETRA 2018: 11th PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments Conference, pp. 265-268. ACM. 2018.

Huemer, C., Kappel, G., Wimmer, M., Proper, H. A., Reich, S., Behrendt, W., Thalmann, S., Weichhart, G., and Zoitl, A.: Interoperability and Integration in Future Production Systems. CBI 2018, IEEE 20th Conference on Business Informatics, Vol. 2, pp. 175-177. IEEE. 2018.

Iglesias-Urkia, M., Casado-Mansilla, D., Mayer, S., and Urbieta, A.: Enhanced publish/subscribe in CoAP: describing advanced subscription mechanisms for the observe extension. IoT 2018, 8th International Conference on the Internet of Things, Article No. 14, pp.1-8. ACM. 2018.

Iglesias-Urkia, M., Casado-Mansilla, D., Mayer, S. and Urbieta, A.: Validation of a CoAP to IEC 61850 Mapping and Benchmarking vs HTTP-REST and WS-SOAP. ETFA 2018, 23rd IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation, Vol. 1, pp. 1015-1022. IEEE. 2018.

Jungwirth, F., Haslgrübler, M., Murauer, M., Gollan, B., Elancheliyan, P., and Ferscha, A.: EyeControl: Towards Unconstrained Eye Tracking in Industrial Environments. SUI 2018, Symposium on Spatial User Interaction, pp. 177-177. ACM. 2018.

Jungwirth, F., Haslgrübler, M., and Ferscha, A.: Contour-guided gaze gestures: using object contours as visual guidance for triggering interactions. ETRA 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 ACM Symposium on Eye Tracking Research & Applications, Article No. 28, pp. 1-10. 2018.

Jungwirth, F., Murauer, M., Haslgrübler, M., and Ferscha, A.: Eyes are different than hands: An analysis of gaze as input modality for industrial man-machine interactions. PETRA 2018, 11th PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments Conference, pp. 303-310. ACM. 2018.

Kajmakovic, A., Zupanc, R., Mayer, S., Kajtazovic, N., Hoeffernig, M., and Vogl, H.: Predictive Fail-Safe – Improving the Safety of Industrial Environments through Model-based Analytics on hidden Data Sources. SIES 2018, 13th International Symposium on Industrial Embedded Systems, pp- 1-4. IEEE. 2018.

Mayrhofer, M., Goos, J., Witters, M., and Egyed, A.: Explore Design Spaces using a generic framework.” REM 2018, 19th International Conference on Research and Education in Mechatronics, pp. 24-29. IEEE. 2018.

Murauer, M., Haslgrübler, M., and Ferscha, A.: Natural Pursuits for Eye Tracker Calibration. iWOAR 2018, 5th international Workshop on Sensor-based Activity Recognition and Interaction, Article No. 3, pp. 1-10. ACM. 2018.

Nwabuona, S., Schuss, M., Mayer, S., Diwold, K., Krammer, L., and Einfalt, A.: Time-synchronized Data Collection in Smart Grids through IPv6 over BLE. IoT 2018, 8th International Conference on the Internet of Things, Article No. 25, pp. 1-4. ACM. 2018.

Shafei, A., Hodges, J., and Mayer, S.: Ensuring Workplace Safety in Goal-based Industrial Manufacturing Systems. SEMANTiCS 2018, 14th International Conference on Semantic Systems, pp. 90-101. ELSEVIER. 2018.

Thalmann, S., Mangler, J., Schreck, T., Huemer, C., Streit, M., Pauker, F., Weichhart, G., Schulte, S., Kittl, C., Pollak, C., Vukovic, M., Kappel, G., Gashi, M., Rinderle-Ma, S., Suschnigg, J., Jekic, N., and Lindstaedt, S.: Data Analytics for Industrial Process Improvement – A Vision Paper. CBI 2018, 20th Conference on Business Informatics, Vol. 2, pp. 92-96. IEEE. 2018.

Thomay, C., Gollan, B., Haslgrübler, M., Ferscha, A., and Heftberger, J.: Modeling Worker State for Optimal Training of Novices in Complex Industrial Processes. ICETA 2018, 16th International Conference on Emerging eLearning Technologies and Applications, pp. 577-582. IEEE. 2018.

Weichhart, G.: Representing Processes of Human-Robot Collaboration. S-BPM-ONE 2018, S-BPM-ONE Workshop Proceedings. CEUR-WS Vol. 2074. 2018.

Weichhart, G., Akerman, M.,  Akkaladevi, S.C., Plasch, M. Fast-Berglund, A., and Pichler, A.: Models for interoperable human robot collaboration. IFAC-PapersOnLine Volume 51, Issue 11,  pp. 36-41. ELSEVIER. 2018.

Weichhart, G., Pichler, A., and Wögerer, C.: Workflow representations for human and artificial agent collaborations. ACHI 2018, 11th International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions. pp. 132-136, IARIA, 2018.

Weichhart, G., Fast-Berglund,A., Romero, D., and Pichler, A.: An Agent- and Role-based Planning Approach for Flexible Automation of Advanced Production Systems. IS 2018, IEEE 2018 International Conference on Intelligent Systems, pp. 391-399. IEEE. 2018.

Zörrer, H., Weichhart, G., Plasch, M., and Vorderwinkler, M.: Chatting Roles: A Pragmatic Service Resolution Infrastructure for Service Choreography based on Publish/Subscribe. IFAC 2018, IFAC-PapersOnLine 51.11. ELSEVIER. 2018.

Talks & Presentations

Ferscha, A.: Pro²Future. FFG Forum Produktion. Graz, Austria. 2018.

Ferscha, A.: Enterprise Interoperability. ICIST 2018, Keynote 8th International Conference on Information Society and Technology 2018. Kopaonik, Serbia. 2018.

Ferscha, A.: Pro²Future: Produkte und Produktionssysteme der Zukunft werden denken! JKU Transfertag. Linz, Austria. 2018.

Ferscha, A.: Spotlight 5 – IoT, the thinking things. ECSEL-Austria Conference. Linz, Austria. 2018.

Ferscha, A.: The Future of Products and Production Systems is Cognitive. Pro²Future in Progress. Linz, Austria. 2018.

Ferscha, A.: Shaping the cognitive productions systems of the future. INDustrial TECHnologies. Vienna, Austria. 2018.

Ferscha, A. and Pollak, C.: Pro²Future und CDP: Common Research Program. CDP Opening Event. Vienna, Austria. 2018.

Haslgrübler, M.: Cognitive Worker Assistance. ÖWGP Dissertationskolloquium. Vienna, Austria. 2018.

Theuretzbacher-Fritz, H., Pollak, C., and Weichhart, G.: Research for Industry 4.0 and beyond. Hannover Messe. Hannover, Germany. 2018.

Weichhart, G.: Future of Manufacturing and Logistics Systems. INCOM 2018, 16th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing. Bergamo, Italy. 2018.

Weichhart, G.: Enterprise Integration & Interoperability. 33. österreichischer Automatisierungstag der OCG. Vienna, Austria. 2018.

Weichhart, G.: Interoperability in the Connected Factory. EFFRA – European Factories of the future research association, Connected Factories Regional Workshop. Linz, Austria. 2018.

Weichhart, G.: What’s up after Industry 4.0? Expertenpanel “Forschung und Weiterbildung für die Digitale Produktion @ TU Wien”. Vienna, Austria. 2018.


Thalmann, S. and Schäper, S.: Localizing Knowledge in Networks of SMEs—Implication of Proximities on the IT SupportKnowledge Management in Digital Change, pp. 189-206. Springer, Cham, 2018.

Thalmann, S. and Ilvonen, I.: Balancing Knowledge Protection and Sharing to Create Digital Innovations. Knowledge Management in Digital Change, pp. 171-188. Springer, Cham, 2018.

Weichhart, G. and Egyed, A.: Interoperability Requirements for Adaptive Production System‐of‐Systems. Enterprise Interoperability: Smart Services and Business Impact of Enterprise Interoperability, pp. 57-63. ISTE, Wiley Online Library. 2018.

Technical Reports, Patents & Posters

Brillinger, M., Bloder, M., Ratasich, M., Kopsch, P., Bader, M., and Fuckar G.: Spaltrohrmotor mit segmentiertem Spaltrohr. Erfindungsmeldung. 2018.

Kolar, B., Gehring, N., and Schöberl, M.: On the Calculation of Differential Parametrizations for the Feedforward Control of an Euler-Bernoulli Beam. arXiv preprint. 2018.

Finished PhD Theses

Brillinger, Markus: 3D-Druck von Natriumacetat-Trihydrat als das Ergebnis eines konsequenten Entwicklungsprozesses

Finished Master Theses

Abdelrahman Mahmoud, Ahmad: A smart network for marketing solutions

Kritzinger, Lisa: Visualization Support for Requirements Monitoring in Systems of Systems

Gashi, Milot: Goal oriented Visual Recommendation via User Behavior Analysis

Diwold, Johannes: Beobachterentwurf für nichtlineare mechanische Systeme

Finished Bachelor Theses

Taskiran, Samet: Internet of Things & hochpräzise Regelung mit Raspberry Pi 3

Kaineder, Hannes: Untersuchungen zur Coextrusion von Polyolefinen

Finished Habilitations

Thalmann, Stefan: The Management of Knowledge Sharing and Protection in Inter-Organizational Relationships