Schedule

A list of email adresses can be found here (sorted on first name).

The left side names are Alex, Niek, ..., Everton. The right side names are Pim, Frank, ..., Bas. For the odd numbered sessions, the left side participants are expected to submit questions for discussion. For the even numbered sessions, the right side participants will do so. You do not submit questions to your own session. Please mail both speakers and Hans.

session
date
speakers
topics
0
Mon Nov 9
Hans
kick off meeting
Wed Nov 11
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No session. Read from the book 13.1 - 13.4.7; 13.5 - 13.6.2.
The remaining part of this chapter gives more details about record layout related to variable sized records and updates.
1
Mon Nov 16
Alex, Pim
indices (B-tree, hashing, bitmaps, R-trees)
2
Wed Nov 18
Niek, Frank
introduction to query processing
3
Mon Nov 23 
Jesse, Armen
query optimization
4
Wed Nov 25 
Daphne, Jelle
SSD & query processing
5
Mon Nov 30
An, Everton
large scale parallelism (MapReduce)
6
Wed Dec 2
Hans
intro main-memory databases
7
Mon Dec 7
Susanne, Ana

MonetDB/X100

8
Wed Dec 9
Alex, Pim
multi-core main-memory joins
  Mon Dec 14   no session
Wed Dec 16
exam (about sessions 1-5): Ruppert 116, 8:30 - 10:30
   
Xmas break
9
Mon Jan 4 
Petra, Abe
similarity 1
10
Wed Jan 6
Petra, Abe
similarity 2
11
Mon Jan 11
Koen, Rens
advertising on the web
12
Wed Jan 13
Everton, Bas
recommendation systems
  Mon Jan 18
9:30-10:45
Hannes Mühleisen
guest lecture
remaining time
writing paper