Chair of Information Management

Schahin Tofangchi

Research Fields and Interests

  • Machine learning / Big data analytics
  • Distributed decision-support systems
  • Automated analysis of qualitative data

Curriculum Vitae


  • 10/2013 - 08/2016: Master's degree in Computer Science,
    Humboldt-University of Berlin, Germany
  • 10/2010 - 01/2014: Bachelor's degree in Information Systems,
    University of Hamburg, Germany


  • Tofangchi, S.; Hanelt, A.; Böhrnsen, F. (2017): Distributed Cognitive Expert Systems in Cancer Data Analytics: A Decision Support System for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. International Conference on Information Systems 2017 pp. 1-21 (forthcoming)
  • Tofangchi, S.; Hanelt, A.; Kolbe, L. M. (2017): Towards Distributed Cognitive Expert Systems. Twelfth International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology pp. 145-159


Topics for Bachelor and Master theses and project studies

  • No Idea's Original: Identifying Similar Knowledge Contributions Using Natural Language Processing (Conceptualisation and Implementation)
    (Master thesis/Project study)

Language: German/English

If you are interested in writing a thesis under my supervision, please contact me with your topic(s) of interest and a copy of your grade sheet from FlexNow.
Feel free to also contact me, if you have a research idea of your own for a bachelor or master thesis or project study, relating to the field of machine learning or big data analytics.