Recent Publications



  • Beta Probabilistic Databases: A scalable approach to belief updating and parameter learning 
    Niccolò Meneghetti, Oliver Kennedy, Wolfgang Gatterbauer
    SIGMOD, pp. 573-586, 2017. [ACM pdf], [preprint pdf], [bib]
    (Invited to the Special Issue of TODS on “best of SIGMOD 2017“)

  • Automated Template Generation for Question Answering over Knowledge Graphs
    Abdalghani Abujabal, Mohamed Yahya, Mirek Riedewald, Gerhard Weikum
    In Proc. Int. Conf. on World Wide Web (WWW), pages 1191-1200, 2017

  • The linearization of belief propagation on pairwise Markov Random Fields 
    Wolfgang Gatterbauer 
    AAAI, pp. 3747-3753, 2017. [AAAI pdf], [Full arXiv version pdf], [bib]

  • A Case for Abstract Cost Models for Distributed Execution of Analytics Operators
    Rundong Li, Ningfang Mi, Mirek Riedewald, Yizhou Sun, Yi Yao
    In Proc. Int. Conf. on Big Data Analytics and Knowledge Discovery (DaWaK), pages 149-163, 2017

  • Conflict of interest declaration and detection system in heterogeneous networks 
    Siyuan Wu, Leong Hou U, Sourav S Bhowmick, Wolfgang Gatterbauer
    CIKM, pp. 2383-2386, 2017 (Short paper). [ACM pdf], [preprint pdf], [bib]

  • Algorithms for automatic ranking of participants and tasks in an anonymized contest 
    Yang Jiao, R. Ravi, Wolfgang Gatterbauer 
    WALCOM, pp 335-346, 2017. [Springer pdf], [arXiv pdf], [bib]
    (Invited to the Special Issue of Elsevier TCS on “best of WALCOM 2017“)

  • Dissociation and propagation for approximate lifted inference with standard relational database management systems 
    Wolfgang Gatterbauer, Dan Suciu 
    VLDBJ (Special Issue of VLDB Journal on “best of VLDB 2015“). pp. 5-30, 2016. [Springer pdf], [Full arXiv version pdf]


  • Merlin: Exploratory Analysis with Imprecise Queries
    B. Qarabaqi, M. Riedewald
    IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 28(2): 342-355, 2016 (“Best of ICDE 2014“)

  • Making Sense of Entities and Quantities in Web Tables
    Y. Ibrahim, M. Riedewald, and G. Weikum 
    In Proc. ACM Int. Conf. on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), pages 1703-1712, 2016