Talks and Demonstrations

2012

  • Aggregation in Probabilistic Databases (VLDB 2012, Istanbul)
  • Ranking Related Web Tables (Google, Mountain View, September 2012)
  • Optimal Approximation of Queries using Tractable Propositional Languages. (LSV Seminar, ENS Cachan, February 2012)
  • Aggregation in Probabilistic Databases (DBWeb Seminar, Télécom ParisTech)

2011

  • Introduction to Probabilistic Databases (Acunu Seminar, London)
  • Aggregation in Probabilistic Databases (Information Systems Seminar, Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford)
  • Aggregation in Probabilistic Databases Dagstuhl Seminar on "Foundations of distributed data management".
  • SPROUT²: 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.
  • 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.

2010

  • Distributed Query Evaluation on Semistructured Data (On Dan Suciu's 2002 paper with the same name. Seminar on distributed databases, Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford)
  • Query evaluation in probabilistic databases (Information Systems Seminar, Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford)

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]

2007

  • Introduction to dynamical systems (Seminar on adaptive systems, LMU Munich)

2006

  • Free electron lasers (Seminar on laser physics, LMU and TU Munich)