Rüdiger Voigt

Rüdiger Voigt, M.A., is a political scientist and worked in IT as a programmer, database developer and course instructor.
He is a doctoral student at the University of Cologne (Germany). His main research interests are machine learning, data science, comparative politics, and international relations.

Teaching

Software

I released some software I wrote as Open Source:

Exoskeleton
A Python framework to build polite, but tenacious crawlers / scrapers with a MariaDB backend.
salted
Smart, Asynchronous Link Tester with Database backend: works with HTML, Markdown and TeX files.
userprovided
A Python library to check user input for validity and / or plausibility
compatibility
A Python library that checks whether the running version is compatible and tested. Remind the user to check for updates.
agg
A Python library to aggregate files and data.
bote
A Python library to send email. Enforces encryption if not sending via localhost.

Data and Analyses

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