Publications

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Journal Articles

  1. Martin Bauer, Han van der Aa, Matthias Weidlich
    Sampling and Approximation Techniques for Efficient Process Conformance Checking
    Information Systems 2020 (accepted for publication)
  2. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Matthias Weidlich
    Partial Order Resolution of Event Logs for Process Conformance Checking
    Decision Support Systems, 136: 113347, 2020.
  3. Nimrod Busany, Han van der Aa, Arik Senderovich, Avigdor Gal, Matthias Weidlich
    Interval-based Queries over Lossy IoT Event Streams
    ACM Transactions on Data Science 2020 (accepted for publication).
  4. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Hajo A. Reijers
    Efficient Process Conformance Checking on the Basis of Uncertain Event-to-Activity Mappings
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, 32(5): 927-940, 2020.
  5. Henrik Leopold, Han van der Aa, Jelmer Offenberg, Hajo A. Reijers
    Using Hidden Markov Models for the Accurate Linguistic Analysis of Process Model Activity Labels
    Information Systems, 83: 30-39, 2019.
  6. Henrik Leopold, Han van der Aa, Fabian Pittke, Manuel Raffel, Jan Mendling, Hajo A. Reijers
    Searching Textual and Model-based Process Descriptions based on a Unified Data Format
    Software and Systems Modeling, 18(2):1179-1194, 2019.
  7. Josep Sànchez-Ferreres, Han van der Aa, Josep Carmona, Lluís Padro
    Aligning Textual and Model-Based Process Descriptions
    Data & Knowledge Engineering, 118: 24-40, 2018.
  8. Elena Kuss, Henrik Leopold, Han van der Aa, Heiner Stuckenschmidt, Hajo A. Reijers
    A Probabilistic Evaluation Procedure for Process Model Matching Techniques
    Data & Knowledge Engineering, 117: 393-406, 2018.
  9. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Hajo A. Reijers
    Checking Process Compliance against Natural Language Specifications using Behavioral Spaces
    Information Systems, 78: 83-95, 2018.
  10. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Adela del-Rio-Ortega, Manuel Resinas, Hajo A. Reijers
    Transforming Unstructured Natural Language Descriptions into Measurable Process Performance Indicators Using Hidden Markov Models
    Information Systems, 71: 27-39, 2017.
  11. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Hajo A. Reijers
    Comparing Textual Descriptions to Process Models – The Automatic Detection of Inconsistencies
    Information Systems, 64: 447-460, 2017.
  12. Claudio Di Ciccio, Han van der Aa, Cristina Cabanillas, Jan Mendling, Johannes Prescher
    Detecting Flight Trajectory Anomalies and Predicting Diversions in Freight Transportation
    Decision Support Systems, 88(1): 1-17, 2016.
  13. Han van der Aa, Hajo A. Reijers, Irene Vanderfeesten
    Designing Like a Pro: The Automated Composition of Workflow Activities
    Computers in Industry, 75(1): 162-177, 2016.

Conference Papers

  1. Karolin Winter, Han van der Aa, Stefanie Rinderle-Ma, Matthias Weidlich
    Assessing the Compliance of Business Process Models with Regulatory Documents
    39th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER 2020), November 3-6, 2020, Vienna, Austria
  2. Stephan A. Fahrenkrog-Petersen, Han van der Aa, Matthias Weidlich
    PRIPEL: Privacy-Preserving Event Log Publishing Including Contextual Information
    18th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2020), September 13 – 18, 2020, Sevilla, Spain.
  3. Martin Bauer, Han van der Aa, Matthias Weidlich
    Estimating Process Conformance by Trace Sampling and Result Approximation
    17th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2019), September 1-6, 2019, Vienna, Austria.
  4. Stephan A. Fahrenkrog-Petersen, Han van der Aa, Matthias Weidlich
    PRETSA: Event Log Sanitization for Privacy-aware Process Discovery
    1st International Conference on Process Mining (ICPM 2019), June 24-26, 2019, Aachen, Germany.
  5. Han van der Aa, Claudio Di Ciccio, Henrik Leopold, Hajo A. Reijers
    Extracting Declarative Process Models from Natural Language
    31st International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering (CAiSE 2019), June 3-7, 2019, Rome, Italy.
  6. Han van der Aa, Josep Carmona, Henrik Leopold, Jan Mendling, Lluis Padro
    Challenges and Opportunities of Applying Natural Language Processing in Business Process Management
    27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2018), August 20 – 26, Santa Fe, USA.
  7. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Inge van de Weerd, Hajo A. Reijers
    Causes and Consequences of Fragmented Process Information: Insights from a Case Study
    23rd Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2017), August 10-12, 2017, Boston, USA.
  8. Han van der Aa, Avigdor Gal, Henrik Leopold, Hajo A. Reijers, Tomer Sagi, Roee Shraga
    Instance-Based Process Matching using Event-Log Information
    29th International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering (CAiSE 2017), June 12-16, 2017, Essen, Germany.
  9. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Hajo A. Reijers
    Checking Process Compliance on the Basis of Uncertain Event-to-Activity Mappings
    29th International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering (CAiSE 2017), June 12-16, 2017, Essen, Germany.
  10. Elena Kuss, Henrik Leopold, Han van der Aa, Heiner Stuckenschmidt, Hajo A. Reijers
    Probabilistic Evaluation of Process Model Matching Techniques
    35th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER 2016), November 14 – 17, 2016, Gifu, Japan.
  11. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Hajo A. Reijers
    Dealing with Behavioral Ambiguity in Textual Process Descriptions
    14th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2016), September 18 – 22, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  12. Ermeson Andrade, Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Steven Alter, Hajo A. Reijers
    Factors Leading to Business Process Noncompliance and its Positive and Negative Effects: Empirical Insights from a Case Study
    22nd Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2016), August 11-14, 2016, San Diego, USA.
  13. Han van der Aa, Adela del-Rio-Ortega, Manuel Resinas, Henrik Leopold, Antonio Ruiz-Cortés, Jan Mendling, Hajo A. Reijers
    Narrowing the Business-IT Gap in Process Performance Measurement
    28th International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering (CAiSE 2016), June 13-17, 2016, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
  14. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Hajo A. Reijers
    Detecting Inconsistencies between Process Models and Textual Descriptions
    13th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2015), August 31 – September 3, 2015, Innsbruck, Austria.
  15. Han van der Aa, Hajo A. Reijers, Irene Vanderfeesten
    Composing Workflow Activities on the Basis of Data-flow Structures
    11th International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM 2013). August 26-30, 2013, Beijing, China.

Book

Book Chapters

  • Han van der Aa and Henrik Leopold
    Supporting Robotic Process Automation through Natural Language Processing
    Robotic Process Automation, De Gruyter STEM (forthcoming, 2021).
  • Han van der Aa, Alexander Artikis, Matthias Weidlich
    Complex Event Processing Methods for Process Querying
    Process Querying Methods (forthcoming, 2019).

Workshop & Working Conference Papers

  1. Anti Alman, Karl Johannes Balder, Fabrizio M. Maggi, Han van der Aa
    Declo: A Chatbot for User-friendly Specification of Declarative Process Models
    18th International conference on Business Process Management (demos), September 13 – 18, 2020, Sevilla, Spain.
  2. Han van der Aa, Karl Johannes Balder, Fabrizio M. Maggi, Alexander Nolte
    Say It In Your Own Words: Defining Declarative Process Models Using Speech Recognition
    BPM Forum’20, September 13 – 18, 2020, Sevilla, Spain.
  3. Martin Bauer, Stephan A. Fahrenkrog-Petersen, Agnes Koschmider, Felix Mannhardt, Han van der Aa, Matthias Weidlich
    ELPaaS: Event Log Privacy as a Service
    17th International Conference on Business Process Management (demos), September 1-6, 2019, Vienna, Austria.
  4. Jan Mendling, Henrik Leopold, Lucinéia Heloisa Thom, Han van der Aa
    Natural Language Processing with Process Models
    2nd Workshop on Natural Language Processing for Requirements Engineering & NLP Tool Showcase.
  5. Michael Offel, Han van der Aa, Matthias Weidlich
    Towards Net-based Formal Methods for Complex Event Processing
    Large-scale Data Management and Processing – Applications in Research and Industry (LWDA 2018), August 22-24 2018, Mannheim, Germany.
  6. Henrik Leopold, Han van der Aa, Hajo A. Reijers
    Identifying Candidate Tasks for Robotic Process Automation in Textual Process Descriptions
    BPMDS’18 Working Conference (BPMDS 2018), June 11-12, 2018, Tallinn, Estonia.
  7. Henrik Leopold, Han van der Aa, Fabian Pittke, Manuel Raffel, Jan Mendling, Hajo A. Reijers
    Integrating Textual and Model-based Process Descriptions for Comprehensive Process Search
    BPMDS’16 Working Conference (BPMDS 2016), June 13-14, 2016, Ljubljana, Slovenia. [pdf]
  8. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Kimon Batoulis, Mathias Weske, Hajo A. Reijers
    Integrated Process and Decision Modeling for Data-Driven Processes
    3th International Workshop on Decision Mining & Modeling for Business Processes (DeMiMoP’15), August 31, 2015, Innsbruck, Austria.
  9. Han van der Aa, Henrik Leopold, Felix Mannhardt, Hajo A. Reijers
    On the Fragmentation of Process Information: Challenges, Solutions, and Outlook
    BPMDS’15 Working Conference (BPMDS 2015), June 8-9, 2015, Stockholm, Sweden.

Invited Article

Dissertations

  1. Han van der Aa
    Comparing and Aligning Process Representations
    PhD Thesis, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (2018).
  2. Han van der Aa
    Composing Workflow Activities
    Master’s Thesis, Eindhoven University of Technology (2013).