Person ← Department of Cybernetics


Current Position:
- Canceled -
Current Projects:
MONDIS (2011-2015) Poruchy nemovitych pamatek: znalostni system pro analyzu, navrh intervenci a prevenci (2011-2015, MK0/DF). (see)

IRIS (2008-2012) Integrated european industrial risk reduction system. Large-scale integrating research project of EC 7FP. (see)

Netcarity (2007-2011) NETworked multisensor system for elderly people: health CARe, safety and and securITY in home environment (see)

SEVENPRO (2006-2008) Semantic Virtual Engineering Environment For Product Design (see)

CIPHER (2002-2004) Communities of Interest to Promote Heritage of European Regions (see)



  • Advanced Methods of Knowledge Representation (homepage)
  • Database systems (homepage)
  • Web and Enterprise applications (homepage)


  • Decision Support Systems
  • Managerial Information Systems
  • Information and Knowledge-Bases Systems
2012 Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence and Biocybernetics at the Dept. of Cybernetics, FEE CTU

2011 Research Stay at the Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

2005 MSc. in Technical Cybernetics at the Dept. of Cybernetics, FEE CTU

2011 Intenship at the Clark & Parsia, LLC, Washington DC, USA

Theses Supervised:

PhD students

  • Ing. Bogdan Kostov (supervisor specialist), Ing. Martin Ledvinka
Master theses
  • Podlaha, J.: Uživatelské rozhraní pro sémantický crawler,2013
  • Dundálek, J.: Flexibilní uživatelské rozhraní pro ontologické aplikace - in progress.
  • Ledvinka, M.: Aplikacni pristup k perzistentnim ontologiim - in progress
  • Micka, P.: Automaticke generovani jazykovych testu. 2011
  • Kostov, B.: Vizualizace expresivních dotazů do OWL 2 ontologií . 2010
  • Smid, M.: Využití databází pro deskripční logiky. 2009
  • Abrahamcik, J.: Využití ontologií pro správu znalostí o strukturálních poruchách staveb. 2009
  • Blasko, M.: Modelování n-árních relací v deskripčních logikách. 2008

Bachelor theses

  • Tomiska, L.: Sémantická webová aplikace fotbalového klubu - in progress.
  • Ledvinka, M.: Transakční zpracování ontologií. 2011

Journal Papers

  • Křemen, P. - Kostov, B.: Expressive OWL Queries: Design, Evaluation, Visualization. International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems. 2013, . ISSN 1552-6283.
  • Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z.: Ontology-Driven Information System Design. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Part C. 2012, vol. 42, no. 3, p. 334-344. ISSN 1094-6977.
  • Žáková, M. - Křemen, P. - Železný, F. - Lavrač, N.: Automating Knowledge Discovery Workflow Composition Through Ontology-Based Planning. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON AUTOMATION SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING. 2011, vol. 8, no. 2, p. 253-264. ISSN 1545-5955.
  • Bierhoff, I. - Sproll, S. - Mueller, S. - Avatangelou, E. - Delaney, S. - et al.: Making User-Centred Design a Reality: Experiences from the NETCARITY and SOPRANO Project. Gerontechnology. 2010, vol. 9, no. 2, p. 134. ISSN 1569-1101.

Book Chapters

  • Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z. - Blaško, M.: Semantic Annotation of Objects. In Handbook of Research on Social Dimensions of Semantic Technology and Web Services. Hershey, Pennsylvania: IGI Global, 2009, p. 223-238. ISBN 978-1-60566-650-1.
  • Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z.: Incremental Approach to Error Explanations in Ontologies. In Networked Knowledge - Networked Media. Heidelberg: Springer, 2009, p. 171-185. ISBN 978-3-642-02183-1.
  • Drdácký, M. - Valach, J. - Křemen, P. - Abrahamčík, J.: Damage database. In Cultural Heritage Protection Against Flooding. Prague: Institute of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, 2011, p. 185-195. ISBN 978-80-86246-37-6.

Conference Proceedings Papers

  • Křemen, P. - Mička, P. - Blaško, M. - Šmíd, M.: Ontology-Driven Mindmapping. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Semantic Systems [CD-ROM]. New York: ACM, 2012, p. 125-132. ISBN 978-1-4503-1112-0.
  • Křemen, P. - Sirin, E.: SPARQL-DL Implementation Experience. In OWL: Experiences and Directions 2008 [CD-ROM]. Washington: OWL Working Group, 2008, vol. 1, p. 39-48. ISSN 1613-0073.
  • Blaško, M. - Cacciotti, R. - Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z.: Monument Damage Ontology. In Progress in Cultural Heritage Preservation. Heidelberg: Springer, 2012, p. 221-230. ISBN 978-3-642-34233-2.
  • Bierhoff, I. - Goosen, B. - Wintjens, K. - Huijnen, C. - Křemen, P. - et al.: PARTICIPATORY DESIGN OF NETCARITY SERVICES USING DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES. In Proceedings of the first International AEGIS Conference [CD-ROM]. Seville: AEGIS project, 2010, p. 202-209.
  • Blaško, M. - Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z.: Semantic Approach to Privacy Protection. In 3rd Annual European Semantic Technology Conference 2009 - Proceedings [CD-ROM]. Vienna: Semantic Technology Institute International, 2009,
  • Křemen, P.: Inference support for semantic annotations in description logics. In Proceedings of Workshop 2007 [CD-ROM]. Prague: CTU, 2007, p. 110-111. ISBN 978-80-01-03667-9.
  • Žáková, M. - Křemen, P. - Železný, F. - Lavrac, N.: Using Ontological Reasoning and Planning for Data Mining Workflow Composition. In SoKD: ECML/PKDD 2008 workshop on Third Generation Data Mining: Towards Service oriented Knowledge Discovery [CD-ROM]. Antwerp: University of Antwerp, 2008,
  • Žáková, M. - Křemen, P. - Železný, F. - Lavrač, N.: Planning to Learn with a Knowledge Discovery Ontology. In Planning to Learn Workshop at ICML 2008 [CD-ROM]. Madison: Omnipress, 2008, p. 29-34.
  • Aubrecht, P. - Kejkula, M. - Křemen, P. - Nováková, L. - Rauch, J. - et al.: Mining in Complex Medical Data - a Case Study. In Znalosti 2006. Ostrava: VŠB - Technická univerzita Ostrava, 2006, p. 37-47. ISBN 80-248-1001-8.
  • Aubrecht, P. - Kejkula, M. - Křemen, P. - Nováková, L. - Rauch, J. - et al.: Mining in Hepatitis Data by LISp-Miner and SumatraTT. In Proceedings of the Workshop W10- Discovery Challenge. Porto: Universidade de Porto, 2005, p. 131-138.
  • Blaško, M. - Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z.: Privacy Protection Using Semantic Technologies. In Proceedings of the Twentieth European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research. Vienna: Austrian Society for Cybernetics Studies, 2010, p. 585-590. ISBN 978-3-85206-178-8.
  • Butka, P. - Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z. - Matoušek, K.: OWL Version - Development of the Ontology Versioning System. In 4th Workshop on Intelligent and Knowledge oriented Technologies 2009 - Proceedings. Košice: TU Košice, FEI, 2009, p. 102-105. ISBN 978-80-89284-42-9.
  • Kostov, B. - Křemen, P.: OWL2Query Protégé Plugin: Graphical Editor for SPARQL-DL Queries. In Sborník příspěvků 11. ročníku konference. Praha: Matematicko Fyzikální Fakulta, UK, 2012, p. 145-148. ISBN 978-80-7378-220-7.
  • Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z.: Conjunctive Query Optimization in OWL2-DL. In Database and Expert Systems Applications. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2011, vol. 2, p. 188-202. ISBN 978-3-642-23090-5.
  • Křemen, P. - Kouba, Z.: Incremental Approach to Error Explanations in Ontologies. In Proceedings of I-KNOW `07. Graz: Graz University of Technology, 2007, p. 332-339. ISSN 0948-695X.
  • Křemen, P. - Šmíd, M. - Kouba, Z.: OWLDiff: A Practical Tool for Comparison and Merge of OWL Ontologies. In Twenty-Second International Workshop on Database and Expert System Applications. Los Alamitos: IEEE Computer Society, 2011, p. 229-233. ISBN 978-0-7695-4486-1.
  • Matoušek, K. - Křemen, P. - Kung, J. - Stumptner, R. - Anderlik, S. - et al.: On Transforming a Knowledge Base from Topic Maps to OWL. In Computer Aided Systems Theory. 35017 Gran Canaria: Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 2011, p. 114-115. ISBN 978-84-693-9560-8.
  • Matoušek, K. - Křemen, P. - Küng, J. - Stumptner, R. - Anderlik, S. - et al.: On Transforming a Knowledge Base from Topic Maps to OWL. In Computer Aided Systems Theory - EUROCAST 2011. London: Springer, 2011, p. 208-215. ISBN 978-3-642-27548-7.
  • Uhlíř, J. - Kouba, Z. - Křemen, P.: Graphical Interface to Semantic Annotations. In Znalosti 2005 - sborník posterů. Ostrava: VSB-TUO, 2005, p. 129-132.
  • Žáková, M. - Křemen, P. - Železný, F. - Sedano, J.A. - Tisot, C.M. - et al.: Relational Pattern and Subgroup Discovery in CAD Documents. In Znalosti 2007 Sborník příspěvků 6. ročníku konference. Ostrava: VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava, 2007, p. 276-287. ISBN 978-80-248-1279-3.
  • Žáková, M. - Železný, F. - Garcia-Sedano, J. - Masia Tissot, C. - Lavrac, N. - et al.: Relational Data Mining Applied to Virtual Engineering of Product Designs. In 16th International Conference on Inductive Logic Programming. Corunna: University of Corunna, 2006, p. 231-233. ISBN 84-9749-206-4.
  • Žáková, M. - Železný, F. - Garcia-Sedano, J. - Massia Tisot, C. - Lavrač, N. - et al.: Relational Data Mining Applied to Virtual Engineering of Product Designs. In Inductive Logic Programming - 16th International Conference, ILP 2006, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, August 24-27, 2006, Revised Selected Papers. Heidelberg: Springer, 2007, p. 439-453. ISBN 978-3-540-73846-6.
  • Žáková, M. - Železný, F. - Křemen, P. - Tissot, C.M. - Lavrač, N.: Relational Data Mining through Propositionalization and Subsequent Propositional Search for Semantic Virtual Engineering. In KCAP 2007 Workshop on Knowledge Management and Semantic Web for Engineering Design (KW4ED'07). New York: ACM, 2007, p. 49-58. ISBN 978-1-59593-643-1.

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