[News] Mohamed Sharaf successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation

Student member of the group Mohamed Sharaf successfully defended his Ph.D dissertation last Friday, June 22nd 2007. The subject of his defense was "Metrics and algorithms for processing multiple continuous queries". More details can be found in the event's post here.

[News] Prof. Alex Labrinidis appointed Editor in Chief of ACM SIGMOD Record.

Alexandros Labrinidis has recently been appointed Editor in Chief of ACM SIGMOD Record, the official newsletter of ACM's Special Interest Group on Management of Data, currently in its 36th year of circulation. Congrats Alex!

[News] Prof. Panos Chrysanthis named senior IEEE member

Panos K. Chrysanthis was recently named senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Inc. Senior membership is the highest professional grade in the IEEE, and is conferred upon only 7 percent of the institute's membership. Congrats, Panos!