Publications

2012

  • Anytime Approximation in Probabilistic Databases. Robert Fink, Jiewen Huang, and Dan Olteanu. (Conditionally accepted with minor revisions to the Very Large Data Bases Journal (VLDBJ).)
  • Aggregation in Probabilistic Databases via Knowledge Compilation. Robert Fink, Larisa Han, and Dan Olteanu. In PVLDB 5(5):490-501, 2012.

2011

  • SPROUTĀ²: A Squared Query Engine for Uncertain Web Data. Robert Fink, Andrew Hogue, Dan Olteanu, and Swaroop Rath. System demonstration. In Proc. of ACM SIGMOD, Athens, June 2011.
  • The Next Big Challenge in Data Management: Probabilistic Databases. Robert Fink and Dan Olteanu. Invited article in the Digit magazine, June 2011 (10th Anniversary Special). More about the Digit Magazine in Wikipedia.
  • Providing Support for Full Relational Algebra in Probabilistic Databases. Robert Fink, Dan Olteanu, and Swaroop Rath. In Proc. of IEEE Int Conf on Data Engineering (ICDE), Hannover, April 2011.
  • On the Optimal Approximation of Queries using Tractable Propositional Languages. Robert Fink and Dan Olteanu. In Proc. of Int. Conf. on Database Theory (ICDT), Uppsala, March 2011.

2009

  • ChangeRefinery: Assisted Refinement of High-Level Change Requests. David Trastour and Robert Fink and Fen Liu. In Proc. of IEEE Int Symposium on Policies for Distributed Systems and Networks (POLICY), London, July 2009. [pdf, slides]