Mikko Koho

Mikko Koho is a doctoral candidate at the Semantic Computing Research Group in the Department of Computer Science at the Aalto University School of Science. He is doing his dissertation on knowledge discovery with Linked Data, with an emphasis on interdisciplinary digital humanities projects. Recently Mikko has been involved in WarSampo, a big digital humanities project, which recently won the Open Data Prize from the international LODLAM Challenge.

Selected publications:

Koho M., Hyvönen E., Heino E., Tuominen J., Leskinen P. and Mäkelä E.: Linked Death – Representing, Publishing, and Using Second World War Death Records as Linked Open Data. The Semantic Web: ESWC 2017 Satellite Events. Springer-Verlag, 2017.

Ikkala E., Koho M., Heino E., Leskinen P., Hyvönen E. and Ahoranta T.: Prosopographical Views to Finnish WW2 Casualties Through Cemeteries and Linked Open Data. Proceedings of the Workshop on Humanities in the Semantic Web (WHiSe II), CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vienna, Austria, October, 2017.

Koho, M., Hyvönen, E., and Lehikoinen, A.: Ornithology based on linking bird observations with weather data. In The Semantic Web: ESWC 2014 Satellite Events. Springer International Publishing, 2014.