Advanced Seminar: Data representation and retrieval


Yossi Matias

Tuesday 18:00-20:00, Schreiber 309

In this seminar we will discuss various research issues concerning data representation and retrieval in modern information systems. Relevant application domains include

We will concentrate on works which have both theoretical and applied flavor. The students will present papers from recent proceedings of ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data, of International Conference on Very Large Databases (VLDB), and others. In addition, we may have guest speakers from both academia and industry.
No prior knowledge on databases will be assumed.

The seminar is open to Masters students. Every student will present a paper from the list of suggested papers, and will prepare a project on the presented subject.
Last updated October 21, 1999