Database Systems

Database systems research includes database systems, spatiotemporal and image databases, information retrieval, content-based information retrieval, data management issues on the web and social networks, querying and indexing novel data types, knowledge discovery in databases, indexing, data mining, spatial data mining, web mining, database aspects of multimedia, bioinformatics, logic programming and artificial intelligence.

Research Groups

  • Database Research Group

Awards

Awarded To Award Recipient(s) Awarded Date
Undergraduate
International Award
Best Undergraduate Poster Award
SIGMOD
Tyler Sliwkanich
Douglas Schneider
Aaron Yong
Mitchell Home
2012
Graduate
National Award
Best Poster Award
NSERC Business Intelligence Network
Filipe Mesquita 2011
Faculty
International Best Paper
Best Paper Award
IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering
Denilson Barbosa 2010
Faculty
International Award
SIGKDD Service Award
ACM
Osmar Zaiane 2010
Faculty
International Award
Outstanding Service Award
IEEE International Conference on Data Mining
Osmar Zaiane 2009

Department of Computing Science, 2-32 Athabasca Hall, University of Alberta, T: 1 (780) 492-2285, E: info@cs.ualberta.ca