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Database Lunch Schedule: Spring 2010

The database lunch is the weekly informal meeting of students and faculty interested in data management and data mining at Cornell. We usually have a paper presentation of seminal or recent papers of general interest. Lunches take place every Monday at noon in 5130 Upson Hall, with the paper presentation starting at 12:10 and ending by 1pm including questions.

Date

Topic

Speaker

Location

February 1 DBToaster: Aggressive SQL Query Compilation Yanif Ahmad 5130 Upson
February 8 An Overview of Scratch and Kodu Walker White 5130 Upson
February 15 Graham Cormode and Marios Hadjieleftheriou. Finding Frequent Items in Streams of Data. CACM October 2009. Ashwinkumar B V 5130 Upson
February 22 ICDE Practice Talks Marcos Vaz Salles and Oliver Kennedy 5130 Upson
March 1 Kevin Beyer, Rainer Gemulla, Peter J. Haas, Berthold Reinwald, Yannis Sismanis. Distinct-Value Synopsis for multiset operations. CACM October 2009. Lu Wang 5130 Upson
March 8 Graduate Student Visit Date: No lunch.
March 15 Guoliang Li, Shengyue Ji, Chen Li, and Jianhua Feng. Efficient Type-Ahead Search on Relational Data: a TASTIER Approach. SIGMOD 2009.

Holger Bast, Ingmar Weber: Type less, find more: fast autocompletion search with a succinct index. SIGIR 2006.

Michaela Goetz 5130 Upson
March 22 No lunch, spring break. 5130 Upson
March 29 Shengyue Ji, Guoliang Li, Chen Li, and Jianhua Feng. Efficient Interactive Fuzzy Keyword Search. WWW 2009. Surajit Chaudhuri, Raghav Kaushik: Extending autocompletion to tolerate errors. SIGMOD 2009. Sudip Roy 5130 Upson
April 5 H. Samet, J. Sankaranarayanan and H. Alborzi. Scalable network distance browsing in spatial databases.SIGMOD 2008 Ben Sowell 5130 Upson
April 12 No lunch; extra faculty meeting.
April 19 Snapshot Isolation: An introduction and recent results. Lucja Kot and Tao Zou 5130 Upson
April 26 Snapshot Isolation: An introduction and recent results (Continued). Lucja Kot and Tao Zou 5130 Upson
May 3 Michael Stonebraker, Daniel Abadi, David J. DeWitt, Sam Madden, Erik Paulson, Andrew Pavlo, Alexander Rasin. MapReduce and Parallel DBMSs: Friends or Foes? CACM January 2010. Azza Abouzeid, Kamil Bajda-Pawlikowski, Daniel J. Abadi, Avi Silberschatz, Alex Rasin. HadoopDB: An Architectural Hybrid of MapReduce and DBMS Technologies for Analytical Workloads. VLDB 2009. Guozhang Wang 5130 Upson
May 10 René Müller, Jens Teubner, Gustavo Alonso: Streams on Wires: A Query Compiler for FPGAs In Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment, Vol 2, No. 1--2, 2009. (VLDB 2009), Lyon, France. # René Müller, Jens Teubner, Gustavo Alonso: Data Processing on FPGAs In Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment, Vol 2, No. 1--2, 2009. (VLDB 2009), Lyon, France. Tuan Cao 5130 Upson
May 12 Database Colloquium. Val Tannen, University of Pennsylvania 5130 Upson, starts at 10:30am
May 24 Database Colloquium. Gerome Miklau, University of Massachusetts -- Amherst 5130 Upson

DBLunch is financially supported by Yahoo! Research.

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