People

Team leader

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Marieke van Erp

Cultural AI, Language Technology, Semantic Web

Researchers

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Adina Nerghes

network analysis

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Melvin Wevers

evolution of ideas

Affiliated members

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Antal van den Bosch

cultural ai, natural language processing, text analytics, machine learning, language variation, Dutch

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Charles van den Heuvel

user interfaces, network analysis, spatial humanities, digital hermeneutics, uncertainty, ontologies

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Elli Bleeker

literary text modeling, digital scholarly editing, automated collation, textual scholarship, markup, ontologies for text and semantic markup

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Ernst van den Hemel

social media, polarization, combining qualitative and quantitative methodologies, religion, emotion, affect, politics, discourse, affective publics

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Folgert Karsdorp

cultural evolution, folklore, complexity theory, Bayesian statistics

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Inger Leemans

Text Mining, Sentiment Mining, Concept Mining, Emotion Mining, 3d visualisations, ontologies, sensory mining

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Jelle van Lottum

maritime history, economic history

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Joris van Zundert

Text & meaning modeling. Narrative modeling. Automatic inference. Stylometrics.

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Karina van Dalen-Oskam

Literary Studies, Sociology of Art, Stylometry, Name Studies (Onomastics), Translation Studies

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Lodewijk Petram

(socio-economic) history, semantic web, data modelling, data analysis

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Marijke van Faassen

Political and Institutional History, International Relations, Migration history, Information History, Editing

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Marijn Koolen

Information Retrieval, Recommender Systems, Digital History, Digital Literary Studies, Methodology, Data Science

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Mariken Teeuwen

medieval manuscripts, medieval intellectual history

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Marnix van Berchum

digital musicology, music encoding, linked data, research data management

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Martin Reynaert

Spelling and OCR post-correction, corpus building, Digital Humanities infrastructure development, diachronical Dutch lexica and word embeddings

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Matthias van Rossum

(Global) Social History; Innovating Methods; Digital Sources; Slavery; Asia; VOC

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Peter Boot

Literature, Literary culture, Reading, Text analysis, Digital Scholarly Editing, LIWC, and more

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Peter van Kranenburg

Computational musicology, folk song research, modeling of musical style, melody, music information retrieval, music and religion.

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Richard Zijdeman

social inequality, structured data, Linked Data, multi-level models, replication

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Rombert Stapel

spatial humanities, GIS, gazetteers, history, middle ages

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Ronald Haentjens Dekker

Textual variation, witness collation, document modelling, formal languages such as markup languages, knowledge representation, markup semantics, ontologies, machine learning

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Sakina Loukili

Religion, Politics, Identity, Social Media, Activism

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Theo Meder

Folktales, databases, literature (esp. Middle Dutch), classifications, sentiment analysis, stylometrics

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Ulbe Bosma

Commodity Frontiers, Consumption

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Weixuan Li

Art history, mapping, transmission of ideas, network analysis

Student assistants

Former staff

Projects

Global Apple Pie

Global apple pie investigates the relationship between sugar import and export and recipes as well as opinions on health.

Mining Wages in Nineteenth Century Newspaper Job Advertisements

This projects aims to computationally extract job advertisements from the nineteenth century digitized newspapers provided by the Dutch National Library.

Amsterdam Time Machine

The Amsterdam Time Machine is a digital commons for the history of Amsterdam. DHLab is involved in modelling and mapping Amsterdam’s linguistic history together with researchers from the Meertens Institute.

EviDENce

EviDENce explores new ways of analysing and contextualising historical sources by applying event modelling and semantic web technologies.

Recent & Upcoming Talks

In the constellation of research fields, new configurations are continuously reshaping our ideas of what a field should be. This is …

The contributors to this panel are jointly developing an integrated platform to present historical information about people, places, …

This study applies computer vision techniques to examine the representation of gender in historical advertisements. Using information …

By digitally studying a commercial food magazine, this paper aims to bring to the surface the slow rise of neoliberal thinking in Dutch …

This panel focus on new challenges for the alliance of research communities and service institutions which emerge from new data …

Leonardo (1968-present), published by MIT Press, is the leading international peer-reviewed publication on the relationship between …

10th Data Science NL Meetup Talk 1: Data Science in the Humanities Humanities is a broad research field that covers (but is not limited …

ACDH Lecture 5.2 AMSTERDAM TIME MACHINE: BRINGING TOGETHER DATA AND DISCIPLINES Abstract: The Amsterdam Time Machine is a digital …

Seminar on Language Technologies by Marieke van Erp Why language technology can’t handle Game of Thrones (yet) Abstract: Natural …

Invited talk by Marieke van Erp at the VOGIN-IP-LEZING - Zoeken en Vinden 2019 in Amsterdam. 27.000 Recepten vinden in 8 miljoen …

Invited talk by Marieke van Erp at the 8th AIUCD Conference 2019 – ‘Pedagogy, teaching, and research in the age of Digital Humanities’ …

Contact

  • KNAW Humanities Cluster, Oudezijds Achterburgwal 185, 1012 DK Amsterdam, the Netherlands