[DB Seminar][Colloquium] System Support for Managing Graph Data

Dr. Sameh Elnikety, Microsoft Research

Wednesday November 6, 2013
3:00 pm - Sennott Square - Room 6516
(Hosted by Dr. Panos Chrysanthis)

[News] Alexandros Labrinidis participated in SSDBM 2013 panel on data science education

Professor Alexandros Labrinidis participated in the panel on "Education and career paths for data scientists" of the 25th International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, held on July 31, 2013.

[News] Qinglan Li successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation, Congratulations!

Qinglan Li successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation at June 19, 2013 . The topic of her PhD dissertation is "A user-driven annotation framework for scientific data". Congratulations to Qinglan! More details can be found in the event's post here.

[News] Lory AI Moakar successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation, Congratulations!

Lory AI Moakar successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation at May 28, 2013. The topic of her PhD dissertation is "Class-based Continuous Query Scheduling in Data Stream Management Systems". Congratulations to Lory! More details can be found in the event's post here.

[News] Panos K. Chrysanthis talked at U. of Maryland On May 14, 2013

Professor Chrysanthis in his talk in the Computer Science Department of the University of Maryland briefly discussed the current ADMT projects related to Big Data and presented DILoS, A Dynamic Integrated Load Manager and Scheduler for Continuous Queries, which focuses on three of the Eight Big Data's Vs, that is, volume, velocity and variability.

https://talks.cs.umd.edu/talks/342

[News] Our group is featured in today's University Times

The University Times published today an interview of Profs. Chrysanthis and Labrinidis, where they talk about the recently launched Pittsburgh DataWorks initiative, our group's Big Data projects, and about the Big Data phenomenon in general.

[News][13th Annual CS Day] Many congratulations to Thao, Roxana, and Nick!

In this year's CS Day Event, Thao Pham won first price at the Poster Competition with her poster "Avoiding class warefare: Managing continuous queries in a multi-tenant environment with differentiated classes of service". Congratulations!

Also, congratulations to Roxana Gheorghiu and to Nicholas Farnan for being finalists in this year's Research Competition.

[News] Pittsburgh Data Works initiative launches on March 21st, 2013

Professors Chrysanthis and Labrinidis are members of the advisory committee that has founded the Pittsburgh DataWorks initiative, whose aim is to bring together organizations and people working on "big data" throughout southwestern PA, with the ultimate goal of supporting ongoing initiatives and attracting big data talent and investments to the US’s “most livable city”.

[News] Congratulations to Roxana Gheorghiu for successfully defending her Ph.D. proposal!

Roxana Gheorghiu successfully defended her PhD proposal on February 4th, 2013. The topic of her PhD dissertation will be "Unifying qualitative and quantitative database preferences to enhance query personalization". Congratulations to Roxana! More details can be found in the event's post.

[News] Panayiotis Neophytou successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation, Congratulations!

Panayiotis (Panickos) Neophytou successfully defended his PhD dissertation at December 17th, 2012. The topic of his PhD dissertation is "Continuous Workflows: From Model to Enactment System". Congratulations to Panickos! More details can be found in the event's post here.