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Scientific and Statistical Database Management, International Conference on (2002)
Edinburgh, Scotland
July 24, 2002 to July 26, 2002
ISSN: 1099-3371
ISBN: 0-7695-1632-7
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

Foreword (PDF)

pp. vii

Committees (PDF)

pp. viii
Invited Speaker
Demonstrations

A Structure-Based Search Engine for Phylogenetic Databases (Abstract)

Dennis Shasha , New York University
William H. Piel , University at Buffalo
Jason T. L. Wang , New Jersey Institute of Technology
pp. 7

Using the GRID for Biodiversity Research: The GRAB Demonstrator (Abstract)

J. S. Robinson , University of Southampton
W. Alex Gray , Cardiff University
Jonathan P. Giddy , Cardiff University
Andrew C. Jones , Cardiff University
N. J. Fiddian , Cardiff University
pp. 11

A Conceptual Framework for Composing and Managing Scientific Data Lineage (Abstract)

Rajendra Bose , University of California at Santa Barbara
pp. 15

The Design and Implementation of a Meaning Driven Data Query Language (Abstract)

D. Baer , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
P. Groenewoud , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
P. Mueller , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
E. Kapetanios , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
pp. 20
Distributed Scientific Databases

Query Processing with Description Logic Ontologies Over Object-Wrapped Databases (Abstract)

Martin Peim , University of Manchester
Carole A. Goble , University of Manchester
Enrico Franconi , University of Manchester
Norman W. Paton , University of Manchester
pp. 27

Chimera: AVirtual Data System for Representing, Querying, and Automating Data Derivation (Abstract)

Michael Wilde , Argonne National Laboratory
Ian Foster , Argonne National Laboratory and University of Chicago
Yong Zhao , University of Chicago
Jens Vöckler , University of Chicago
pp. 37

An Architecture for Managing Distributed Scientific Resources (Abstract)

Marta Mattoso , COPPE Sistemas — UFRJ — Rio de Janeiro
Maria Luiza Campos , DCC/IM - UFRJ - Rio de Janeiro
François Llirbat , INRIA Rocquencourt
Maria Cláudia Cavalcanti , COPPE Sistemas — UFRJ — Rio de Janeiro
Eric Simon , INRIA Rocquencourt
pp. 47
Scientific Metadata Management

Annotating Scientific Images: A Concept-Based Approach (Abstract)

Michael Hogarth , University of California at Davis
Fredric Gorin , University of California at Davis
Kai-Uwe Sattler , University of California at Davis and University of Magdeburg
Michael Gertz , University of California at Davis
Jim Stone , University of California at Davis
pp. 59

Managing Heterogeneous Ecological Data Using Morpho (Abstract)

Daniel Higgins , University of California at Santa Barbara
Chad Berkley , University of California at Santa Barbara
Matthew B. Jones , University of California at Santa Barbara
pp. 69
Scientific Query Optimisation

ATreeGrep: Approximate Searching in Unordered Trees (Abstract)

Kaizhong Zhang , University of Western Ontario
Dennis Shasha , New York University
Jason T. L. Wang , New Jersey In-stitute of Technology
Huiyuan Shan , New Jersey Institute of Technology
pp. 89

Compressing Bitmap Indexes for Faster Search Operations (Abstract)

Arie Shoshani , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Kesheng Wu , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Ekow J. Otoo , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
pp. 99

Accelerating High-Dimensional Nearest Neighbor Queries (Abstract)

Ambuj K. Singh , University of California at Santa Barbara
Christian A. Lang , University of California at Santa Barbara
pp. 109
Spatio-Temporal Data

Efficient k Nearest Neighbor Queries on Remote Spatial Databases Using Range Estimation (Abstract)

Wee-Keong Ng , Nanyang Technological University
Ee-Peng Lim , Nanyang Technological University
Danzhou Liu , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 121

A Cost Model for Interval Intersection Queries on RI-Trees (Abstract)

Thomas Seidl , University of Munich
Marco Pötke , sd&m AG software design & management
Martin Pfeifle , University of Munich
Hans-Peter Kriegel , University of Munich
pp. 131

Efficient Techniques for Range Search Queries on Earth Science Data (Abstract)

Joseph F. JaJa , University of Maryland at College Park
Qingmin Shi , University of Maryland at College Park
pp. 142
Scientific Multimedia Data Management

Access Support Tree & TextArray: A Data Structure for XML Document Storage & Retrieval (Abstract)

Dieter Scheffner , Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Johann-Christoph Freytag , Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
pp. 155

Image Data Model for an Efficient Multi-Criteria Query: A Case in Medical Databases (Abstract)

L. Brunie , LISI - INSA de Lyon
R. Chbeir , LISI - INSA de Lyon
S. Atnafu , LISI - INSA de Lyon
pp. 165

Similarity Searching for Multi-Attribute Sequences (Abstract)

Ambuj Singh , University of California at Santa Barbara
Tamer Kahveci , University of California at Santa Barbara
Aliekber Gürel , University of California at Santa Barbara
pp. 175
Panel
Invited Speaker
Statistics

XML-Extended OLAP Querying (Abstract)

Karsten Riis , Aalborg University
Dennis Pedersen , Aalborg University
Torben Bach Pedersen , Aalborg University
pp. 195

A Negotiation Agent for Distributed Heterogeneous Statistical Databases (Abstract)

Sally McClean , University of Ulster
Bryan Scotney , University of Ulster
Kieran Greer , University of Ulster
Rónán Páircéir , University of Ulster
pp. 207

Information-Theoretic Disclosure Risk Measures in Statistical Disclosure Control of Tabular Data (Abstract)

Vicenç Torra , IIIA - CSIC
Josep Domingo-Ferrer , Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Anna Oganian , Universitat Rovira i Virgili
pp. 227
Posters

The Edinburgh Mouse Atlas and Gene-Expression Database: A Spatio-Temporal Database for Biological Research (PDF)

Andrew Waterhouse , Human Genetics Unit, Medical Research Council
Duncan Davidson , Human Genetics Unit, Medical Research Council
Derek Houghton , Human Genetics Unit, Medical Research Council
Richard Baldock , Human Genetics Unit, Medical Research Council
Albert Burger , Human Genetics Unit, Medical Research Council and Heriot-Watt University
Nick Burton , Human Genetics Unit, Medical Research Council
Yiya Yang , Human Genetics Unit, Medical Research Council
pp. 239

Abstract and Discrete Models for Uncertain Spatiotemporal Data (PDF)

Mads Nygård , Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Erlend Tøssebro , Norwegian University of Science and Technology
pp. 240

Joint Queries Estimation from Multiple OLAP Databases (PDF)

Arie Shoshani , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Elaheh Pourabbas , Instituto di Analisi dei Sistemi ed Informatiac "Antonio Ruberti" a-CNR
pp. 241
Author Index

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 243
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