CSE 590Q Database Seminar

Spring 2008: SIGMOD 2008

Magdalena Balazinska
Dan Suciu

Wednesdays 4:30 - 5:30pm,
CSE 605 Database Lab

Seminar Description

This quarter, the database seminar will go over SIGMOD and PODS 2008 papers. SIGMOD and PODS are both number one database conferences, so the papers are normally very interesting and high quality.

Each student participating in the seminar will have the opportunity to select and present the paper of their choice. Please let email Nodira to let her know when and what you will be presenting asap.


Day Topic(s) Presenter(s)
2 April 2008 Representing and Querying Regression Models in a DBMS Magdalena Balazinska
9 April 2008 Cancelled -
16 April 2008 Efficient Storage Scheme and Query Processing for Supply Chain Management using RFID Evan Welbourne
23 April 2008 Bootstrapping Pay-As-You-Go Data Integration Systems Nodira Khoussainova
30 April 2008 Building a Database on S3 YongChul Kwon
7 May 2008 The power of two min-hashes in similarity search among hierarchical data objects Abhay Jha
14 May 2008 Tree-width and functional dependencies in databases Vibhor Rastogi
21 May 2008 Toward Best-effort Information Extraction Michael Cafarella
28 May 2008 TBD Julie Letchner
4 June 2008 TBD Marianne Shaw

The mailing list is here. Send mail to that list at cse590q_sp08 at u.washington
If you have registered for the seminar, your email will be automatically added to the list.

UW Database Group Web

Please feel free to send comments to nodira@cs.washington.edu or magda@cs.washington.edu