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Intelligent Access
Heterogeneous Information

Proceedings of the 4th Workshop KRDB-97
Athens, Greece, August 30, 1997.

Edited by

Franz Baader *
Manfred A. Jeusfeld *
Werner Nutt +

* RWTH Aachen, Informatik, Ahornstr. 55, 52056 Aachen, Germany
+ Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Institute of Computer Science, Givat Ram, Jerusalem 91904, Israel

KRDB-97 is held in conjunction with the International Conference on Very Large Databases (VLDB-97).


Table of Contents

  1. An Approach for the Extraction of Information from Heterogeneous Sources of Textual Data
    Sonia Bergamaschi, Claudio Sartori
  2. Exploitation of Interschema Knowledge in a Multidatabase System
    John Cardiff, Tiziana Catarci, Giuseppe Santucci
  3. Conceptual Views over the Web
    Tiziana Catarci, Luca Iocchi, Daniele Nardi, Giuseppe Santucci
  4. Querying Schema Information
    Vinay K. Chaudhri, Peter D. Karp
  5. Building DD to Support Query Processing in Federated Systems
    Yangjun Chen, Wolfgang Benn
  6. Semantic Query Caching for Heterogeneous Databases
    Parke Godfrey, Jarek Gryz
  7. Semantic Equivalence in Engineering Design Databases
    Bill Hills, Barry Florida-James, Nick Rossiter
  8. Integrating Information for Organized Work
    Geert-Jan Houben, Frank Dignum
  9. Quality of Service in Knowledge Collection and Management
    Eric Hughes, Daryl Morey, Arnon Rosenthal
  10. DOOD and DL - Do we need an Integration?
    Paul-Thomas Kandzia, Christian Schlepphorst
  11. Software Agent-Oriented Frameworks for Heterogeneous Information Access
    Zakaria Maamar, Bernard Moulin
  12. Materialized Views and Data Warehouses
    Nick Roussopoulos
  13. On Preserving Views in Evolving Environments
    Elke A. Rundensteiner, Amy J. Lee, Anisoara Nica
  14. Alamo: An Architecture for Integrating Heterogeneous Data Sources
    Daniel P. Miranker, Vasilis Samoladas
  15. On Intelligent Access to Heterogeneous Information
    Felix Saltor, Elena Rodriguez
  16. ADLER: An Environment for Mining Insurance Data
    Martin Staudt, Jörg-Uwe Kietz, Ulrich Reimer
  17. Extensions of Query Processing Facilities in Mediator Systems
    Kazumasa Yokota, Yutaka Banjou, Takashi Kuroda

submitted by M. Jeusfeld, 31-Aug-1997