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DB Talks: Spring 2011 (January -- April)

Contact: Jian Xu

Spring 2011 DB-Talks : DB-Talks is a weekly meeting for people in the DMM lab and those interested in database research to discuss their current research, ideas, and papers. It is scheduled every Friday 2:30pm-3:30pm in ICICS/CS 304. We welcome everyone interested in database-related area come and join our discussions.

DMM lab members will present research papers or talk about their own current research in the meeting. This term papar presentations will focus on the theme Text Analytics.

The title and relavent files for each talk will be published in this page a couple of days before the talk. Check back and find out what we will be discussing in the next db-talk!

Per our discussion in the 1st meeting (Jan 14th), we decided to focus on DB usability issues and Web mining this term.


Date Topic Presenter Files
Jan 14, 2011 Organizational Rachel
Jan 21, 2011 Making database systems usable (Sigmod 07 paper) Charles (Zhaohong Chen) ACM Portal link
Jan 28, 2011 Update Translation in Data Coordination Michael Lawrence
Feb 4, 2011 Extreme Learning Machine: Learning Without Iterative Tuning Dr. Huang Guang-Bin abstract
Feb 11, 2011 New perspectives and methods in link prediction Jian Paper by R.N. Lichtenwalter et,al. KDD2010
(Feb 18 reading week) Feb 25, 2011 Msc thesis presentation Dibesh The Model Manager: A Multidimensional Conceptual Modeling Tool in the CIM
March 4th, 2011 Current Research Talk Jian Xu The Acquaintance selection and Decomposition aggregate query for distributed data integration system
March 11th, 2011 Paper presentation: Qunits: Queried Units for Database Search Min Xie Published in CIDR 09; Authors Arnab Nandi & H.V. Jagadish; Uni. of Michigan


Last Update: October, 21, 2009