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Tim Weninger

Tim Weninger

Email: tweninge@nd.edu

Phone: 574-631-6770

Office: 353 Fitzpatrick Hall


Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013


I work in "network science", with a particular focus on multimodal/heterogeneous information networks. My research lies at the intersection of machine learning and databases and information retrieval.

Summary of Activities/Interests

Network science, data science, machine learning, databases, and information retrieval.


Data Mining for Group Gold: New Study to Map How Committees Work

July 26, 2017

Anyone who has served on a committee understands that coming to a consensus can be a lengthy and not altogether pleasant — or effective — process. Along with a general back-and-forth of possible outcomes and other lengthy discussions, there can also be heated arguments before even the smallest decisions can be reached. This group decision-making process is what a team led by Notre Dame’s Tim Weninger will be studying as part of a recently awarded grant from the Army Research Office’s Young Investigator Program.

Notre Dame Researchers Receive Prestigious National Science Foundation Awards

May 17, 2017

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has recognized ten University of Notre Dame faculty members — including four from the College of Engineering — for their excellence in research with Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards.

Weninger Receives Metaknowledge Grant from Templeton Foundation

December 3, 2014

Tim Weninger, assistant professor of computer science and engineering, has received a $50,000 renewable grant, one of 15 grants presented by Knowledge Lab as part of the Metaknowledge Project. Supported by the Templeton Foundation, all of the grants focus on data-driven projects about how ideas are formed and circulated. They encompass 11 different institutions, eight existing Metaknowledge Network research associates, and the addition of eight new researchers, of which Weninger is one.