[CEUR Workshop Proceedings] Vol-355

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The Fifth Spring Young Researchers Colloquium on Databases and Information Systems

Proceedings of the SYRCODIS 2008 Colloquium on
Databases and Information Systems
Saint-Petersburg, Russia, May 29-30, 2008

Edited by

Sergei Kuznetsov *
Peter Pleshachkov *
Boris Novikov +
Dmitry Shaporenkov +

* Moscow State University, Russia
+ University of Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Table of Contents

Invited Talks

  1. Multimedia Information Retrieval
    Yannis Manolopoulos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)
  2. The Information Lifecycle
    Pankaj Mehra (HP Labs)

Full Research Papers

  1. Towards Cost-based Query Optimization in Native XML Database Management Systems
    Andreas Weiner, Christian Mathis and Theo Härder
  2. Co-evolution model for data sources and views
    Alexander Dolnik and Sergei Syntulskiy
  3. On the Semantics of Updates in a Functional Language
    Pavel Loupal
  4. Semantic Relatedness Metric for Wikipedia Concepts Based on Link Analysis and its Application to Word Sense Disambiguation
    Denis Turdakov and Pavel Velikhov
  5. Realizing Fine-Granular and Scalable Transaction Isolation in Native XML Databases
    Sebastian Bächle and Theo Härder
  6. Optimizing Concurrent Processing of Write-then-Read Transactions
    Alexander Kalinin
  7. The Framework for Study Of Caching Algorithm Efficiency
    Michael V. Grankov, Ngo Thanh Hung and Mosab Bassam Y Al Zgool

Research-in-Progress Reports

  1. New Objective Function for Vertical Partitioning in Database System
    Michael V. Grankov and Ngo Thanh Hung
  2. Search request routing in Bittorrent and other P2P based file sharing networks
    Konstantin Scherbakov
  3. On Using Materialized Views for Query Execution in Distributed Real-Time Database Management Systems
    Alexander Zharkov
  4. Personalization of XML text search via search histories
    Chernishev George
  5. Stochastic Approach to Binary Matrix Partitioning for Phylogenetic Networks
    Victoria Kusherbaeva and Nikolay Vyahhi
  6. Application-Tailored XML Storage
    Maxim Grinev and Ivan Shcheklein
  7. Efficient Implementation of XQuery Constructor Expressions
    Leonid Novak, Maxim Grinev and Ilya Taranovn

10-Jun-2008: submitted by D. Shaporenkov
10-Jun-2008: published on CEUR-WS.org