Vyacheslav Tykhonov is Senior Information Scientist at the Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS), an institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and Dutch funding organization NWO. He is serving as lead developer of DataverseEU project coordinating joint collaboration between 11 European countries for the internalization and further development of Dataverse, a general-purpose data repository built on open-source software that is intended for sharing and facilitating citation and reuse of research data.
Vyacheslav is also developing digital tools and new services for the Digital Humanities based on the innovative information technologies. He is actively involved in a number of national and EU projects and large research infrastructures like Clio-Infra, CLARIAH, PARTHENOS and CESSDA. As a member of DANS Research and Innovation group he is working on Linked Data and Semantic Web technologies, including knowledge representation and query languages.
Vyacheslav received his MSc degree from the National Technical University of Ukraine and worked for search engine companies and international research institutes in the past.