Andrew Yates

Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik
Department 5: Databases and Information Systems
 office: Campus E1 4, Room 409
Saarland Informatics Campus
66123 Saarbrücken
 email: Get my email address via email
 phone: +49 681 9325 5113
Andrew Yates


Andrew Yates is a senior researcher in the Databases and Information Systems Department, where he heads the Searching, Mining, and Learning with Informal Text group.

Andrew received his PhD from Georgetown University, where he was a member of the Information Retrieval Lab. A list of publications is available on Google Scholar, and further information is available on his homepage.


  • Summer Semester 2020: Machine Learning for Harvesting Health Knowledge
    Seminar offered with Dr. Erisa Terolli and Dr. Patrick Ernst
  • Winter Semester 2019/2020: Information Retrieval and Data Mining
    9 ECTS, core lecture co-taught with Dr. Rishiraj Saha Roy [LSF]
  • Summer Semester 2019: Topics in Neural Information Retrieval
    6 ECTS, advanced lecture