Farah Karim

Research Assistant

I am a doctoral student with a DAAD scholarship - and research assistant in Data Science and Digital Libraries and Scientific Data Management research groups at the TIB Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology. I obtained my MS in Information Technology from the National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan. My B.Sc. was awarded a gold medal and a presidential award, Izaz-i-Sabqat, for academic distinction for the year 2004 by the Government of Pakistan. My research interests include data and knowledge management and the semantic web. My doctoral research is to efficiently represent knowledge graphs, and query processing over knowledge graphs.


My main research areas - with a special focus on data management - are in the areas of:

  • Semantic Web, Knowledge Graphs and Big Data Management
  • Semantic Data Representation and Management for Observational Data

Information about my current publications can be found at TIB research information system and DBLP.


Email: farah.karimtibeu
Phone: +49 511 762-14695


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