Recent Publications

2020 & Preprints

  • Scalable Compatibility Estimation from Extremely Sparse Graphs with path embeddings
    Krishna Kumar P., Paul Langon, Wolfgang Gatterbauer
    SIGMOD 2020, to appear

  • New results for the complexity of resilience for binary conjunctive queries with self-joins
    Cibele Freire, Wolfgang Gatterbauer, Neil Immerman, Alexandra Meliou
    PODS 2020, to appear [arxiv pdf]

  • Optimal Algorithms for Ranked Enumeration of Answers to Full Conjunctive Queries
    Nikolaos Tziavelis, Deepak Ajwani, Wolfgang Gatterbauer, Mirek Riedewald, Xiaofeng Yang
    arXiv:1911.05582 [arxiv paper]


  • VISE: Vehicle Image Search Engine with Traffic Camera
    Hyewon Choi, Erkang Zhu, Arsala Bangash, Renée J. Miller
    PVLDB 12(12): 1842-1845 (2019). [pdf]

  • Data Lake Management: Challenges and Opportunities (tutorial)
    Fatemeh Nargesian, Erkang Zhu, Renée J. Miller, Ken Q. Pu, Patricia C. Arocena
    PVLDB 12(12): 1986-1989 (2019). [pdf]

  • A Collective, Probabilistic Approach to Schema Mapping Using Diverse Noisy Evidence
    Angelika Kimmig, Alex Memory, Renée J. Miller, Lise Getoor
    IEEE Trans. Knowl. Data Eng. 31(8): 1426-1439 (2019) [pdf]

  • JOSIE:  Overlap Set Similarity Search for Finding Joinable Tables in Data Lakes
    Erkang Zhu, Dong Deng, Fatemeh Nargesian, Renée J. Miller
    SIGMOD, pp. 847-864, 2019. [pdf]

  • Bridging Quantities in Tables and Text
    Yusra Ibrahim, Mirek Riedewald, Gerhard Weikum, Demetrios Zeinalipour-Yatzi
    ICDE, pp. 1010-1021, 2019. [pdf]

  • Anytime Approximation in Probabilistic Databases via Scaled Dissociations
    Maarten Van den Heuvel, Peter Ivanov, Wolfgang Gatterbauer, Floris Geerts, Martin Theobald
    SIGMOD, pp. 1295-1312, 2019. [ACM], [preprint], [bib]

  • Abstract Cost Models for Distributed Data-Intensive Computations
    Rundong Li, Ningfang Mi, Mirek Riedewald, Yizhou Sun, Yi Yao
    DAPD Journal, 37(3): 411-439, 2019. [paper pdf], [bib]



  • Beta Probabilistic Databases: A scalable approach to belief updating and parameter learning
    Niccolò Meneghetti, Oliver Kennedy, Wolfgang Gatterbauer
    SIGMOD, pp. 573-586, 2017. [ACM pdf], [preprint pdf], [bib]
    (Invited to the Special Issue of TODS on “best of SIGMOD 2017“)

  • Automated Template Generation for Question Answering over Knowledge Graphs
    Abdalghani Abujabal, Mohamed Yahya, Mirek Riedewald, Gerhard Weikum
    In Proc. Int. Conf. on World Wide Web (WWW), pages 1191-1200, 2017

  • The linearization of belief propagation on pairwise Markov Random Fields
    Wolfgang Gatterbauer
    AAAI, pp. 3747-3753, 2017. [AAAI pdf], [Full arXiv version pdf], [bib]

  • A Case for Abstract Cost Models for Distributed Execution of Analytics Operators
    Rundong Li, Ningfang Mi, Mirek Riedewald, Yizhou Sun, Yi Yao
    In Proc. Int. Conf. on Big Data Analytics and Knowledge Discovery (DaWaK), pages 149-163, 2017

  • Conflict of interest declaration and detection system in heterogeneous networks
    Siyuan Wu, Leong Hou U, Sourav S Bhowmick, Wolfgang Gatterbauer
    CIKM, pp. 2383-2386, 2017 (Short paper). [ACM pdf], [preprint pdf], [bib]

  • Algorithms for automatic ranking of participants and tasks in an anonymized contest
    Yang Jiao, R. Ravi, Wolfgang Gatterbauer
    WALCOM, pp 335-346, 2017. [Springer pdf], [arXiv pdf], [bib]
    (Invited to the Special Issue of Elsevier TCS on “best of WALCOM 2017“)

  • Dissociation and propagation for approximate lifted inference with standard relational database management systems
    Wolfgang Gatterbauer, Dan Suciu
    VLDBJ (Special Issue of VLDB Journal on “best of VLDB 2015“). pp. 5-30, 2016. [Springer pdf], [Full arXiv version pdf]

  • Interactive Navigation of Open Data Linkages
    Erkang Zhu, Ken Q. Pu, Fatemeh Nargesian, Renée J. Miller
    PVLDB 10(12): 1837-1840 (2017)

  • Data Quality: The Role of Empiricism
    Shazia Wasim Sadiq, Tamraparni Dasu, Xin Luna Dong, Juliana Freire, Ihab F. Ilyas, Sebastian Link, Renée J. Miller, Felix Naumann, Xiaofang Zhou, Divesh Srivastava
    SIGMOD Record 46(4): 35-43 (2017)

  • DeepSea: Progressive Workload-Aware Partitioning of Materialized Views in Scalable Data Analytics
    Jiang Du, Renée J. Miller, Boris Glavic, Wei Tan
    EDBT 2017: 198-209

  • A Collective, Probabilistic Approach to Schema Mapping
    Angelika Kimmig, Alex Memory, Renée J. Miller, Lise Getoor
    ICDE 2017: 921-932

  • VIQS: Visual Interactive Exploration of Query Semantics
    Christina Christodoulakis, Eser Kandogan, Ignacio G. Terrizzano, Renée J. Miller
    ESIDA@IUI 2017: 25-32

  • The Future of Data Integration (Keynote Abstract)
    Renée J. Miller
    KDD 2017: 3


  • Merlin: Exploratory Analysis with Imprecise Queries
    B. Qarabaqi, M. Riedewald
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 28(2): 342-355, 2016 (“Best of ICDE 2014“)

  • Making Sense of Entities and Quantities in Web Tables
    Y. Ibrahim, M. Riedewald, and G. Weikum
    In Proc. ACM Int. Conf. on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), pages 1703-1712, 2016