Award - Best Demo Award Runner-Up at DASFAA 2013


Hassani M., Kim Y. and Seidl T. received the Best Demo Award Runner-Up for their demo paper entitled Subspace MOA: Subspace Stream Clustering Evaluation Using the MOA Framework at the DASFAA International Conference on Database Systems for Advance Applications, Wuhan, 2013. [link]

Götz Gräfe visiting RWTH Aachen


The internationally highly renowned database researcher, Goetz Graefe, Ph.D., will visit the Computer Science Department 9 at RWTH Aachen University on Thursday, 18.04.2013. At 15:00 he will give a talk on "Instant Recovery in Databases" in lecture hall AH 6. Goetz Graefe is HP Fellow and member of the Advanced Database Group at HP Labs since 2006. From 1994 to 2006 he was Software architect at Microsoft, primarily SQL Server, and he worked as assistant and associate professor from 1987 to 1994 at different universities. His research interests are database systems and their implementation, including query optimization, query execution, indexing, concurrency control, recovery, and database utilities.

Award - BTW 2013 Dissertationspreis für Stephan Günnemann


Herr Dr. Stephan Günnemann (@DME / @CMU) erhält auf der 15. GI-Fachtagung für Datenbanksysteme in Business, Technologie und Web (BTW 2013) den Dissertationspreis des Fachbereichs DBIS Datenbanken und Informationssysteme der Gesellschaft für Informatik (GI). Stephan Günnemann hat seine Dissertation zum Thema "Subspace Clustering for Complex Data" am Lehrstuhl für Informatik 9 (Datenmanagement und -exploration) erstellt. Seit Oktober 2012 arbeitet er als PostDoc in der Gruppe von Prof. Christos Faloutsos, Ph.D., an der Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, wofür er erfolgreich ein PostDoc Stipendium des DAAD eingeworben hat.

SSTD 2013 - abstracts due


The 13th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases (SSTD 2013) will be held at the University of Munich, Germany, August 21-23, 2013. Submission dates are indicated in the Call for Papers. The series of biannual SSTD symposia is linked at DBLP.

Praktikum- und Seminaranmeldungen - Sommersemester 2013


Die Anmeldefristen für unser KNIME-basiertes Praktikum und unsere Data Mining Seminarreihe im Sommersemester 2013 laufen am 28.01.2013 ab. Die aktuellen Anmeldezahlen sind unter <> einsehbar. [pd]