My name is Ruben Taelman. I am a postdoctoral researcher at IDLab, imec, Ghent University with a focus on investigating decentralized Web querying and publication techniques for Linked Data.
My goal is to bring query execution over the Web closer to the end-user, so that people become more empowered in how they can find and use data. To enable this, I focus on the research area of query execution over decentralized environments.
The Web and programming in general have always been a great fascination for me, as can be seen from the different projects I am working on. I am a proponent of openness, which is why I aim to open-source all my projects whenever possible.
Next to my main job as a researcher, I also take up small freelancing tasks during my free time. If you're interested in hiring me for something, feel free to contact me.
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