Publications

2017

  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour, Richard Zijdeman, Rinke Hoekstra. “Actionable Data Links: Tools for Reproducibility in Social Science and History”. 42nd Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association (SSHA) (2017). (PDF)
  • Thanos G. Stavropoulos, Efstratios Kontopoulos, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Stavros Tachos, Stelios Andreadis, Ioannis Kompatsiaris. “Cross-domain Semantic Drift Measurement in ontologies using the SemaDrift Tool and Metrics”. In: Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Managing the Evolution and Preservation of the Data Web (MEPDaW 2017), 14th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2017), Portoroz, Slovenia, May 28th, 2017 (2017). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra. “Easing Access to Linked Data Resources for Digital Humanities Scholars”. Demonstration at the Digital Humanities Benelux Conference (DHBenelux), July 1-5, 2017, Utrecht (2017). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra. “SPARQL2Git: Transparent SPARQL and Linked Data API Curation via Git”. In: Proceedings of the 14th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2017), Poster and Demo Track. Portoroz, Slovenia, May 28th – June 1st, 2017 (2017). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra. “Automatic Query-centric API for Routine Access to Linked Data”. In: Proceedings of the 16th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2017), to appear (2017). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra, Aldo Gangemi, Peter Bloem, Reinier de Valk, Bas Stringer, Berit Janssen, Victor de Boer, Alo Allik, Stefan Schlobach, Kevin Page. “The MIDI Linked Data Cloud”. In: Proceedings of the 16th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC 2017), to appear (2017). (PDF)

2016

  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela. “Humanists And Scientists: More Alike Than Different”. eHumanities Magazine, number 7, February 2016 (HTML)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour. “Historical Quantitative Reasoning on the Web”. European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC 2016), Valencia, Spain (2016). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra. “grlc Makes GitHub Taste Like Linked Data APIs”. SALAD 2016 — Services and Applications over Linked Data APIs and Data. International workshop, ESWC 2016, May 29th, Heraklion, Crete, Greece (2016). (PDF) Best SALAD2016 paper award
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra. “grlc Makes GitHub Taste Like Linked Data APIs”. The Semantic Web – ESWC 2016 Satellite Events, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, May 29 – June 2, 2016, Revised Selected Papers. LNCS 9989, pp. 342-353 (2016). (PDF)
  • Rinke Hoekstra, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Kathrin Dentler, Auke Rijpma, Richard Zijdeman, Ivo Zandhuis. “An Ecosystem for Linked Humanities Data”. In: Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Humanities in the SEmantic web (WHiSE 2016). ESWC 2016, May 29th, Heraklion, Crete, Greece (2016). (PDF) Best WHiSE2016 paper award
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra. “The Song Remains the Same: Lossless Conversion and Streaming of MIDI to RDF and Back”. In: 13th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC 2016), posters and demos track. May 29th — June 2nd, Heraklion, Crete, Greece (2016). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela. “Refining Statistical Data on the Web”. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (2016) (Amazon) (VU-DARE) PhD thesis
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra. “We’re Not Gonna Take It: Putting the Web at Musicians’ Service”. Digital Humanities Congress, University of Sheffield. September 8-10 (2016) (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Peter Wittek, Sándor Daranyi. “Visualizing the Drift of Linked Open Data Using Self-Organizing Maps”. In: Detection, Representation and Management of Concept Drift in Linked Open Data (Drift-A-LOD), Workshop at EKAW, Bologna, Italy, 19-23 November (2016). (PDF)
  • Victor de Boer, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Niels Ockeloen. “Linked Data for Digital History. Lessons Learned from Three Case Studies”. Mirella Romer Recio, M. Jesús Colmenero (eds.). Historiografía digital: proyectos para almacenar y construir la Historia. Anejos de la Revista de Historiografía 4. Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (2016). (PDF)

2015

  • Berit Janssen, Albert Meroño Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour and Christophe Guéret. “Tracking down the habitat of folk songs”. eHumanities Magazine, number 4, 2015 (HTML)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela. “We’ve Always Been Digital”. eHumanities Magazine, number 4, 2015 (HTML)
  • Ashkan Ashkpour, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Kees Mandemakers. “The Aggregate Dutch Historical Censuses: Harmonization and RDF”. Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History, 48(4), pp. 230-245, 2015. (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour, Andrea Scharnhorst, Christophe Guéret, Sally Wyatt. “Linked Open Census Data”. DHCommons Journal, 1st issue. (PDF) (HTML)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Christophe Guéret, Stefan Schlobach. “Linked Edit Rules: A Web Friendly Way of Checking Quality of RDF Data Cubes”. Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Semantic Statistics (SemStats 2015), ISWC 2015, Bethlehem, PA, USA (2015). (PDF)
  • Bas Stringer, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Antonis Loizou, Sanne Abeln, Jaap Heringa. “To SCRY Linked Data: Extending SPARQL the Easy Way”. Diversity++ workshop, ISWC 2015, Bethlehem, PA, USA (2015). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour, Marieke van Erp, Kees Mandemakers, Leen Breure, Andrea Scharnhorst, Stefan Schlobach, Frank van Harmelen. “Semantic Technologies for Historical Research: A Survey”. Semantic Web — Interoperability, Usability, Applicability, 6(6), pp. 539–564. IOS Press (2015). http://www.semantic-web-journal.net/content/semantic-technologies-historical-research-survey-0 (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour, Christophe Guéret, Stefan Schlobach. “CEDAR: The Dutch Historical Censuses as Linked Open Data”. Semantic Web — Interoperability, Usability, Applicability, 8(2), pp. 297–310. IOS Press (2015). http://semantic-web-journal.net/content/cedar-dutch-historical-censuses-linked-open-data-1 (PDF)
  • Bas Stringer, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Antonis Loizou, Sanne Abeln, Jaap Heringa. “SCRY: Enabling quantitative reasoning in SPARQL queries”. Semantic Web applications and tools for life sciences (SWAT4LS 2015), December 7-10 Cambridge, England (2015). (PDF)

2014

  • Ashkan Ashkpour, Albert Meroño-Peñuela. “Harmonizing the Dutch Historical Censuses in the Semantic Web”. Digital Humanities Benelux Conference, The Hague, 12-13 June 2014. (PDF)
  • Wouter Beek, Rinke Hoekstra, Fernie Maas, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Inger Leemans. “Linking the STCN and Performing Big Data Queries in the Humanities”. Digital Humanities Benelux Conference, The Hague, 12-13 June (2014). (PDF)
  • Ashkan Ashkpour, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Kees Mandemakers. “Harmonization of Dutch Census Data”. 10th European Social Science History Conference, Vienna, 23-26 April (2014). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour. “Integrating Historical Census Data in the Semantic Web”. Historical Network Research Conference, Ghent University, Belgium, 15-19 September (2014). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour. “From Napoleon Conquests to the Big Brother Sabotage: Harmonization of the Dutch Historical Censuses in the Semantic Web”. Digital Humanities Congress, The University of Sheffield, 4-6 September (2014). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour, Christophe Guéret. “From Flat Lists to Taxonomies: Bottom-up Concept Scheme Generation in Linked Statistical Data”. Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Semantic Statistics (SemStats 2014), ISWC 2014, Riva del Garda, Italy (2014). (PDF)
  • Sarven Capadisli, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Sören Auer, Reinhard Riedl. “Semantic Similarity and Correlation of Linked Statistical Data Analysis”. Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Semantic Statistics (SemStats 2014), ISWC 2014, Riva del Garda, Italy (2014). (PDF)
  • Andrea Scharnhorst, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Christophe Guéret. “Baseline Statistics of Linked Statistical Data”. In: Proceedings of the Second Annual Knowescape Conference (KNOWeSCAPE 2014). Tessaloniki, Greece (2014). (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra. “What is Linked Historical Data?”. In: Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management, EKAW 2014, LNAI 8876, pp. 282-287, Springer. Linköping, Sweden (2014) (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela. “LSD Dimensions: Use and Reuse of Linked Statistical Data”. In: Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management, EKAW 2014. LNCS 8982, Springer. Linköping, Sweden (2014) (PDF)

2013

  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Christophe Guéret, Ashkan Ashkpour, Andrea Scharnhorst. “Publishing, Harmonizing and Consuming Census Data: the CEDAR Project”. Open Data on the Web Workshop, World Wide Web Consortium, Open Data Institute, Open Knowledge Foundation, 23-24 April 2013, Google Campus, Shoreditch, London http://www.w3.org/2013/04/odw/papers (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Stefan Schlobach, Frank van Harmelen. “Semantic Web for the Humanities”, In: Proceedings of the 10th Extended Semantic Web Conference, ESWC 2013, Montpellier, France, May 28-30, 2013. Philipp Cimiano et al. (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7882 Springer 2013, pp. 645-649. (PDF) (Slides) Best ESWC2013 PhD Symposium paper award
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Rinke Hoekstra, Andrea Scharnhorst, Christophe Guéret, Ashkan Ashkpour. “Longitudinal Queries over Linked Census Data” (poster)10th Extended Semantic Web Conference, ESWC 2013, Montpellier, France, May 28-30, 2013. (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour, Christophe Guéret and Andrea Scharnhorst. “The CEDAR Project: Publishing and Consuming Harmonized Census Data” (poster). The Soeterbeeck eHumanities Workshop, 13-14 June, 2013, Soeterbeeck, the Netherlands. (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Christophe Guéret, Rinke Hoekstra, Stefan Schlobach. “Detecting and Reporting Extensional Concept Drift in Statistical Linked Data”. Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Semantic Statistics (SemStats 2013), ISWC 2013, Sydney, Australia. (PDF)
  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Stefan Schlobach. “Non-Temporal Orderings as Proxies for Extensional Concept Drift”. Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Semantic Statistics (SemStats 2013), challenge paper. ISWC 2013, Sydney, Australia. (PDF)
  • Ashkan Ashkpour, Albert Meroño-Peñuela. “Classifying the Dutch Historical Censuses”. International UDC Seminar 2013, The Hague, 24-25 October (2013) (PDF)

2012

  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Ashkan Ashkpour, Laurens Rietveld, Rinke Hoekstra, and Stefan Schlobach. “Linked Humanities Data: The Next Frontier? A Case-study in Historical Census Data”, proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Linked Science 2012 (LISC2012), ISWC 2012, Boston, USA. (PDF)

2011

  • Jorge González-Conejero, Albert Meroño-Peñuela and David Fernández Gámez. “Ontologies for Governance, Risk Management and Policy Compliance”, proceedings of the Workshop on Modelling Policy-Making 2011 (MPM2011), http://wyner.info/research/Papers/JURIXMPMWorkshop2011.pdf . JURIX 2011, Viena, Austria. (PDF)
  • Jorge González-Conejero, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Josep Suquet and Oriol Martínez Pujol. “Online Mediation Consumer Tools: MediWeb and MediApp”. Published in: eChallenges e-2011 Conference Proceedings, Paul Cunningham and Miriam Cunningham (Eds), IIMC International Information Management Corporation Ltd 2011, ISBN 978-1-905824-27-4, ISBN: 978-1-905824-27-4 (PDF)

2010

  • Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Núria Casellas, Sergi Torralba, Mario Reyes, and Pompeu Casanovas. “Legal Compliance Support with an Ontology-based Information System” (poster), proceedings of Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management by the Masses (EKAW 2010), 11th October-15th October 2010 – Lisbon, Portugal. (PDF)
  • Casellas, N., Nieto, J-E., Meroño, A., Roig, A., Torralba, S., Reyes de los Mozos, M., Casanovas, P. “Ontological Semantics for Data Privacy Compliance: the NEURONA Ontology”, AAAI Spring Symposium Series Technical Reports (Intelligent Information Privacy Management), Stanford 23rd-25th of March 2010. (PDF)

2009

  • Núria Casellas, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Sergi Torralba, Joan-Josep Vallbé, Marta Poblet, Emma Teodoro, Pompeu Casanovas. “The Use of Semantic Technologies in Legal Applications: The IURISERVICE, NEURONA and ONTOMEDIA Projects”. In: AI approaches to the complexity of legal systems: Multilingual ontologies, Multiagent systems, Distributed networks (AICOL 2009). XXIV IVR World Congress, Beijing, 19 September (2009). (PDF)
  • Sergi Torralba, Núria Casellas, Juan-Emilio Nieto, Albert Meroño-Peñuela, Antoni Roig, Mario Reyes, Pompeu Casanovas. “The Neurona Ontology: A Data Protection Compliance Ontology”. In: AI approaches to the complexity of legal systems II (Follow-up Workshop) (AICOL-II 2009). JURIX 2009, Rotterdam, 16 December (2009). (PDF)
  • Sergi Torralba, Albert Meroño, Antoni Roig. “Service Providers Accountability”. Proceedings of the First Workshop on Law and Web 2.0, IDT Series, Barcelona.