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Scientific and Statistical Database Management, International Conference on (1996)
Stockholm, SWEDEN
June 18, 1996 to June 20, 1996
ISBN: 0-8186-7264-1
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Foreword (PDF)

pp. viii

Committees (PDF)

pp. ix
Invited Lecture I
Session 1: Fundamental Issues in Statistical Database Management

Censoring statistical tables to protect sensitive information: easy and hard problems (Abstract)

M. Moscarini , Dept. of Electr. Eng., L'Aquila Univ., Italy
F.M. Malvestuto , Dept. of Electr. Eng., L'Aquila Univ., Italy
pp. 12

A Data Structure for Representing Aggregate Data (Abstract)

Leonardo Tininini , Istituto di Analisi dei Sistemi ed Informatica, Italy
Maurizio Rafanelli , Istituto di Analisi dei Sistemi ed Informatica, Italy
Antonia Bezenchek , Istituto di Analisi dei Sistemi ed Informatica, Italy
pp. 22

Statistical Dependencies (Abstract)

Henri Luchian , A.I.Cuza University, OMANIA
Paul Cotofrei , A.I.Cuza University, OMANIA
pp. 32
Session 2: Current Problems in Scientific Databases

Astronomical Tables, 2-D Indexing, and Fuzzy-joins (Abstract)

Clive G. Page , University of Leicester, U.K.
pp. 44

Sequence Matching of Images. (Abstract)

Nasser Yazdani , Case Western Reserve University
Z. Meral Ozsoyoglu , Case Western Reserve University
pp. 53
Session 3: New Systems

FROG and TURTLE: Visual Bridges Between Files and Object-Oriented Data (Abstract)

Vaishnavi Anjur , University of Wisconsin
Yannis E. Ioannidis , University of Wisconsin
Miron Livny , University of Wisconsin
pp. 76

A Scientific Multimedia Database System for Polymer Science Experiments (Abstract)

Z. M. Ozsoyoglu , Case Western Reserve University
T. Bozkaya , Case Western Reserve University
G. Ozsoyoglu , Case Western Reserve University
T. Lee , Case Western Reserve University
H-C. Kuo , Case Western Reserve University
pp. 86
Session 4: Implementation Methods I

Persistent array access using server-directed I/O (Abstract)

K.E. Seamons , Transarc Corp., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
S. Kuo , Transarc Corp., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
M. Winslett , Transarc Corp., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Y. Cho , Transarc Corp., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Y. Chen , Transarc Corp., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
M. Subramaniam , Transarc Corp., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
pp. 98

Extendible arrays for statistical databases and OLAP applications (Abstract)

D. Rotem , Database Manage. Group, Lawrence Berkeley Lab., CA, USA
J.L. Zhao , Database Manage. Group, Lawrence Berkeley Lab., CA, USA
pp. 108

Optimizing Statistical Queries by Exploiting Orthogonality and Interval Properties of Grouping Relations (Abstract)

Chang Li , George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
X. Sean Wang , George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
pp. 118
Invited Lecture II
Position Papers:

Design Principles for a Unified Statistical Data/Metadata System (Abstract)

William P. LaPlant Jr , U.S. Bureau of the Census
Daniel W. Gillman , U.S. Bureau of the Census
Martin V. Appel , U.S. Bureau of the Census
pp. 150

Quality aspects of a modern database service (Abstract)

B. Sundgren , Res. & Dev., Stat. Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden
P. Dean , Res. & Dev., Stat. Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden
pp. 156
Session 5: Applications of Data and Process Modeling

Conceptual Data Model with Structured Objects for Statistical Databases (Abstract)

Giuseppe de Giacomo , Universita di Roma
Paolo Naggar , Autorita' per l'Informatica nella Pubblica Amministrazione, Roma, Italy
pp. 168

Using the Functional Data Model to Integrate Distributed Biological Data Sources (Abstract)

Peter M.D. Gray , University of Aberdeen
Joel Dupont , University of Aberdeen
Graham J.L. Kemp , University of Aberdeen
pp. 176

Reuse of High-Level Information Requests: Leveraging the Investment (Abstract)

Gregory A. Washburn , Sequent Computer Systems
Mark A. Whiting , Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Lois M.L. Delcambre , Oregon Graduate Institute
pp. 186
Session 6: Requirements and Design

Requirements and design of replication services for a time series management system (Abstract)

A.K. Dittrich , UBILAB, Union Bank of Switzerland, Zurich, Switzerland
M. Bleichenbacher , UBILAB, Union Bank of Switzerland, Zurich, Switzerland
W. Dreyer , UBILAB, Union Bank of Switzerland, Zurich, Switzerland
D. Schmidt , UBILAB, Union Bank of Switzerland, Zurich, Switzerland
pp. 208
Panel II: Managing Scale and Complexity in Scientific Databases

The Design and Implementation of a Database For Human Genome Research (Abstract)

Dave Fuhrman , Utah Center For Human Genome Research, Department of Computer Science, University of Utah
Terence Critchlow , Utah Center For Human Genome Research, Department of Computer Science, University of Utah
Peter Cartwright , Utah Center For Human Genome Research, Department of Computer Science, University of Utah
Tony Di Sera , Utah Center For Human Genome Research, Department of Computer Science, University of Utah
Rob Sargent , Utah Center For Human Genome Research, Department of Computer Science, University of Utah
Gary Lindstrom , Utah Center For Human Genome Research, Department of Computer Science, University of Utah
Robert Mecklenburg , Utah Center For Human Genome Research, Department of Computer Science, University of Utah
pp. 220

Data and Information Architectures for Large-Scale Distributed Data Intensive Information Systems (Abstract)

Larry Kerschberg , George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
Jong Pil Yoon , George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
Daniel Menasc , George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
Hassan Gomaa , George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
pp. 226

Characterization of temporal sequences in geophysical databases (Abstract)

D. Mitra , Lawrence Berkeley Lab., CA, USA
J. Jacobsen , Lawrence Berkeley Lab., CA, USA
A. Shoshani , Lawrence Berkeley Lab., CA, USA
P. Holland , Lawrence Berkeley Lab., CA, USA
pp. 234
Session 7: Implementation Methods II

Computational indexes for time series (Abstract)

E. Falkenroth , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Linkoping Univ., Sweden
pp. 242

Efficient temporal join processing using time index (Abstract)

R. Elmasri , Dept. of Comput. Sci. Eng., Texas Univ., Arlington, TX, USA
Daeweon Son , Dept. of Comput. Sci. Eng., Texas Univ., Arlington, TX, USA
pp. 252

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 262
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