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Omar Siam

Telephone
(+43 1) 51581 – 7295

E-Mail
omar.siam(at)oeaw.ac.at

… is a member of the ACDH’s technical group. As a graduate of a technical college for information technology and near eastern studies, he has a strong interest in programming languages as well as natural languages, especially Arabic.


Fields of interest

  • software development
  • server management and virtualization

He has been actively involved in the development of the ACDH’s stack of tools and services and ensures smooth running of the institute’s servers. Currently, he is engaged primarily in the projects:

Mecmua

TUNICO

VLE

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Publications

  • Mörth, Karlheinz, Daniel Schopper, and Omar Siam. 2016. Towards a diatopic dictionary of spoken Arabic varieties: challenges in compiling the VICAV dictionaries. Bucharest.