DB&IS Seminar SS 2018

Seminar on Recent Developments in Databases and Information Systems. 

To attend this seminar, students need to register according to the registration procedure explained below. After the end of the registration process, participants are selected and informed. Each selected student will get assigned one research paper that needs to be presented at the end of the semester. Finally, also a short report (4 pages) about the presented paper needs to be submitted, latest two weeks after the presentation.


Information on the Registration Process

  • This seminar is offered in Summersemester 2018.
  • The number of participants is limited.
  • Registration is not done on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • In order to register, download this json template registration file, rename it to yourmatriculationnumber.json, edit it to reflect your information and send it as an attachment via email to Evica Milchevski (milchevski at cs.uni-kl.de). Use the paper ids from the following table to specify your preference for at least five papers. Please use your official university email account @cs.uni-kl.de or @rhrk.uni-kl.de to register and to send the email. 
  • Registration due March 31st (no extensions).
  • Soon after the end of the registration we will let you know whether or not you got a slot in the seminar.


List of papers 

 Paper ID Paper


 Raja Appuswamy, Angelos Anadiotis, Danica Porobic, Mustafa Iman, Anastasia Ailamaki:
Analyzing the Impact of System Architecture on the Scalability of OLTP Engines for High-Contention Workloads. PVLDB 11(2): 121-134 (2017)


Viktor Leis, Michael Haubenschild∗, Alfons Kemper, Thomas Neumann:
LeanStore: In-Memory Data Management Beyond Main Memory. ICDE 2018


 Chuitian Rong, Chunbin Lin, Yasin N. Silva, Jianguo Wang, Wei Lu, Xiaoyong Du:
Fast and Scalable Distributed Set Similarity Joins for Big Data Analytics. ICDE 2017: 1059-1070


 Yong Zhang, Xiuxing Li, Jin Wang, Ying Zhang, Chunxiao Xing, Xiaojie Yuan:
An Efficient Framework for Exact Set Similarity Search Using Tree Structure Indexes. ICDE 2017: 759-770


 Xubo Wang, Lu Qin, Xuemin Lin, Ying Zhang, Lijun Chang:
Leveraging Set Relations in Exact Set Similarity Join. PVLDB 10(9): 925-936 (2017)


 Yi Lu, Anil Shanbhag, Alekh Jindal, Samuel Madden:
AdaptDB: Adaptive Partitioning for Distributed Joins. PVLDB 10(5): 589-600 (2017)


 Paris Carbone, Stephan Ewen, Gyula Fóra, Seif Haridi, Stefan Richter, Kostas Tzoumas:
State Management in Apache Flink: Consistent Stateful Distributed Stream Processing. PVLDB 10(12): 1718-1729 (2017)


 Wei Chit Tan, Meihui Zhang, Hazem Elmeleegy, Divesh Srivastava:
Reverse Engineering Aggregation Queries. PVLDB 10(11): 1394-1405 (2017)


Yongjoo Park, Ahmad Shahab Tajik, Michael J. Cafarella, Barzan Mozafari:
Database Learning: Toward a Database that Becomes Smarter Every Time. SIGMOD Conference 2017: 587-602


 Dolan Antenucci, Michael R. Anderson, Michael J. Cafarella:
A Declarative Query Processing System for Nowcasting. PVLDB 10(3): 145-156 (2016)


  • Participants should have successfully attended the core lecture Datenbanksysteme (database systems) or equivalent.
  • Having attended the beginners course Informationssysteme (information systems), or equivalent, is assumed anyway.




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