[Paper] CollaborateCom'14 and BigGraphs 2014

Two new papers published in the IEEE CollaborateCom 2014 conference and in the workshop on BigGraphs 2014 (held together with the 2014 IEEE Big Data Conference).

[NEWS] Professors Alexandros Labrinidis and Panos K. Chrysanthis are co-investigators in the newly funded Center for Causal Modeling and Discovery of Biomedical Knowledge from Big Data (CCMD).

Professors Alexandros Labrinidis and Panos K. Chrysanthis are co-investigators in the newly funded Center for Causal Modeling and Discovery of Biomedical Knowledge from Big Data (CCMD), which is one of the 12 new Centers of Excellence funded through NIH's Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) program.  

[DB Talk][DB Seminar] CMU/Pitt Joint DB Monthly Meetup

Date: Wednesday, October 22nd @ 4:30 pm
Location: Room 5317, Sennott Square Building, University of Pittsburgh Campus
Speaker: Spyros Blanas, Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University
Title: Scalable in situ query processing for exploratory data analysis

[Paper]Professor Alexandros Labrinidis is the co-author of a new review article entitled "Big Data and Its Technical Challenges"

Big Data and Its Technical Challenges, was published in the July 2014 issue of the Communications of the ACM. There is also a companion web site at db.cs.pitt.edu/bigdata/resources

[News] Roxana Gheorghiu has successfully defended her PhD. thesis entitled Unifying Qualitative and Quantitative Database Preferences to Enhance Query Personalization

On Friday, May 30, Roxana Gheorghiu successfully defended her thesis. Congratulations Roxana! More information can be found here.

[DB Talk][DB Seminar] CMU/Pitt Joint DB Monthly Meetup

Date: Wednesday, April 16th @ 4:30 pm
Location: Board Room, Room 6329, 6th floor Sennott Square Building, Pitt Campus
Speaker: Roger MacNicol, PhD Oracle
Title: Columnar Processing in Oracle: pivots and fractured mirrors

[DB Talk] Pitt DB Talk

Date: Wednesday, April 9th @ 4:30 pm
Location: Eli Lilly room, Sennott Square
Speakers: ADMT Lab members that attended ICDE 2014
Title: Impressions of ICDE 2014
Abstract: The purpose of this meeting will be to discuss our impressions of ICDE 2014.

[DB Talk][DB Seminar] CMU/Pitt Joint DB Monthly Meetup

Pitt/CMU Joint DB Monthly Meetup
Date: Wednesday, March 19th @ 4:30 pm
Location: Room GHC6121 CMU Campus
1st Speaker: Nicholas L Farnan, PhD Pitt CS
2nd Speaker: Danai Koutra, PhD CMU CS
 

[DB Talk][Colloquium] Automated Operator Placement in Distributed Data Stream Management Systems Subject to User Constraints

Date: Wednesday March, 5th, 2014
Time: 4:30 pm
Location: Eli Lilly Room, Sennott Square
Speaker: Cory Thoma

[DB Talk][DB Seminar] CMU/Pitt Joint DB Monthly Meetup

Date: Wednesday, February 19th @ 4:30 pm
Location: Board Room, Room 6329, 6th floor Sennott Square Building, Pitt Campus
1st Speaker: Danai Koutra, PhD CMU CS
2nd Speaker: Roxana Gheorghiu, PhD Pitt CS