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 Computer Science -- DB Systems Research


CS/DB Research
  Research Resources
  Inspiring Talks
  Classic Papers
  Interesting Reading
  Software Tools
  Data Resources

Online Research Resources

Inspirational Talks

New Database Research Directions (2003)
Jeff D. Ullman believes these directions as "information integration, stream processing, semi-structured data and XML, peer-to-peer and grid databases, and data mining".

Classic Papers

A Relational Model of Data for Large Shared Data Banks
by E. F. Codd, in Communications of the ACM, Vol. 13, No. 6, June 1970, pp. 377-387. It layed a grand plan that seeded the rapid growth of relational database technology.

The Anatomy of a Large-Scale Hypertextual Web Search Engine
by Sergey Brin and Lawrence Page, in Proceedings of the 7th International World Wide Web Conference, 1998. It described the technical foundation for the Google search engine.

Interesting Reading

Computing by 2020 Nature Special Issue (2006)
What will the relationship between computing and science bring us over the next 15 years?

SIGKDD Special Issue on Link Mining (Vol 7 Issue 2, 2005)
How has web search technology advanced since Google?

Mining Scale-Free Networks using Geodesic Clustering
By Wu, M. Garland, and J. Han, at KDD'04, Seattle, WA, Aug. 2004.

Searching for intellectual turning points: Progressive Knowledge Domain Visualization
By Chaomei Chen, PNAS, 101 (Suppl. 1), 5303-5310.

Internet Advertising and the Generalized Second Price Auction: Selling Billions of Dollars Worth of Keywords
by Harvard, Stanford, and UC Berkeley researchers with special permission from Google, in Stanford Graduate School of Business Research Papers Section.

Software Resource

Data Resource

DB/CS Seminars

Professional Societies

DB Conferences

CS Conference Impact Factor (by CiteSeer, May 2003)

  • SIGMOD: ACM SIGMOD Conf on Management of Data
  • PODS: ACM SIGMOD Conf on Principles of DB Systems
  • VLDB: Very Large Data Bases
  • ICDE: Intl Conf on Data Engineering
  • ICDT: Intl Conf on Database Theory
  • SSD: Intl Symp on Large Spatial Databases
  • DEXA: Database and Expert System Applications
  • FODO: Intl Conf on Foundation on Data Organization
  • EDBT: Extending DB Technology
  • DOOD: Deductive and Object-Oriented Databases
  • DASFAA: Database Systems for Advanced Applications
  • CIKM: Intl. Conf on Information and Knowledge Management
  • SSDBM: Intl Conf on Scientific and Statistical DB Mgmt
  • CoopIS - Conference on Cooperative Information Systems
  • ER - Intl Conf on Conceptual Modeling (ER)
  • COMAD: Intl Conf on Management of Data
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