Stefan Heindorf is a PhD student and research assistant at Paderborn University. His research focuses on the quality of knowledge bases. He has developed the first corpus for vandalism detection in Wikidata as well as corresponding machine learning models. The topic of his PhD thesis is “Vandalism Detection in Crowdsourced Knowledge Bases.”
Professional Background: Stefan Heindorf received his Bachelor of Science (2011) as well as Master of Science in Computer Science (2013) from Paderborn University, Germany. Since 2013, he is a PhD student and research assistant in the research group Database and Information Systems of Professor Dr. Gregor Engels, Paderborn University.