Ryan Maas, maas@cs
Office hours: Tuesday 10:30am-11:30am, CSE 214

Teaching assistants:

James Wang, jamesw96@cs
Office hours: Tuesday 1:30pm - 3pm, Gates 153

Jack Xu, shibix@cs
Office hours: Monday 2:30pm - 3:30pm, CSE 007

Kevin Bi, kevinb22@cs
Office hours: Wednesday 3:30pm - 4:30pm, CSE 007

Josh Bean, jbean96@cs
Office hours: Friday 9:30 - 10:30am in Gates 151, and 1pm - 2pm in CSE 007

Shumo Chu, chushumo@cs
Office hours: Thursday 1:00pm - 2:00pm in Allen Center 3rd floor breakout


MWF 10:30-11:20am, ECE 125


Th 9:30-10:20am THO 125

Th 10:30-11:20am JHN 075

Th 11:30-12:20pm MUE 153

Th 12:30-1:20pm MUE 153


Recommended: Database Management Systems (third edition), Raghu Ramakrishnan and Johannes Gehrke
Also works: Database Systems: The Complete Book, Hector Garcia-Molina, Jeffrey Ullman, Jennifer Widom

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In this class, we build a small database management system, called SimpleDB, in Java through a series of labs. This lab series was originally developed by Prof. Sam Madden at MIT. In 444, we are working together with the MIT team on extending and enhancing this lab series.