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[News] Prof. Panos K. Chrysanthis was appointed as the Special Issue Coordinator and Prof. Alexandros Labrinidis as the Systems Track Coordinator of Distributed and Parallel Databases, An International Journal

Prof. Panos K. Chrysanthis was appointed as the Special Issue Coordinator and Prof. Alexandros Labrinidis as the Systems Track Coordinator of Distributed and Parallel Databases, An International Journal (DAPD). Previously, both Prof. Chrysanthis and Prof. Labrinids served as associate editors of DAPD, 2011-2017 and 2014-2017, respectively.

 

[News] Congratulations to Xiaoyu Ge and Anatoli Shein for their CS Department Awards

We are very proud and excited with the teaching awards recognizing two members of our group during 2017 CS Awards Event:

The CS Department awarded Xiaoyu Ge the Orrin E. and Margaret M. Taulbee Award for 2017! Congratulations Xiaoyu!
The CS Department awarded Anatoli Shein the Orrin E. and Margaret M. Taulbee Award as a runner-up for 2017! Congratulations Anatoli!
The CS Department awarded Anatoli Shein the Teaching Assistance Award for 2017! Again, Congratulations Anatoli!

The Orrin E. and Margaret M. Taulbee Award is given every year to the Computer Science graduate student who exhibited an exceptional performance in teaching and research.

 

[News] Prof. Panos K. Chrysanthis was one of the keynote speakers at the Twenty-Ninth International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering.

Prof. Panos K. Chrysanthis was one of the keynote speakers at the Twenty-Ninth International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering on July 6, 2017. His keynote was on “User-centric Techniques for Big Data Exploration.”

[News] Congratulations to Xiaoyu Ge for passing his comprehensive exams!

Congratulations to Xiaoyu Ge for passing his comprehensive exams!

[News] Congratulations to Darpun Kohli, our undergrad intern, for co-designing the winning ICDE 2018 logo!

Congratulations to Darpun Kohli, our undergrad intern, for co-designing the winning ICDE 2018 logo! The price is a free registration to attend ICDE 2018 in Paris.

 

[News] Prof. Chrysanthis and Collaborators Receive $1.8M U01 NIH Grant titled “Systems Level Causal Discovery in Heterogeneous TOPMed Data”

Takis Benos PhD, Frank Sciurba MD, and Panos K. Chrysanthis PhD will investigate the mechanism, pathology and pathophysiology of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) facilitation and progression by analyzing existing TOPMed clinical and omics datasets. COPD is the third leading cause of death and a major cause of disability and health care costs in the US. The tools and methods developed through this grant will be made publicly available using cloud services.

 

[News] Results of our collaborative research funded by our NIH BD2K Center of Causal Discovery will be presented in ISMB/ECCB 17

Congratulations Vineet and Xiaoyu for their posters in Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB '17).

 

[News] Congratulations to Nikos for his two PVLDB papers to be presented in VLDB 2017 in Munich.

Congratulations to Nikos for his two PVLDB papers to be presented in VLDB 2017 in Munich.

- A holistic view of stream partitioning costs
Nikos Katsipoulakis, Alexandros Labrinidis and Panos K. Chrysanthis.

- Mison: A Fast JSON Parser for Data Analytics
Yinan Li, Nikos R. Katsipoulakis, Badrish Chandramouli, Jonathan Goldstein, Donald Kossmann

[News] Congratulations to Angen for Successfully Defending his PhD Thesis

Congratulations to Angen Zheng, for successfully defending his PhD thesis on Architecture- and Workload-Aware Graph (Re)Partitioning

[News] Our new FlatFIT ACQ Algorithm got accepted in SSDBM 2017

Congratulations to Anatoli for his paper titled FlatFIT, Aggregate Continuous Query, Sliding-Window Processing, which was accepted in the 29th International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM), June 2017.