Volume 32    Number 1    March 2003  
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SIGMOD Officers, Committees and Awards (also in: PDF)
Editor’s Notes (in: PDF)
ACM TODS in this Internet Age Available in: PDF


Performing Joins without Decompression in a Compressed Database System
S.J. O Connell and N. Winterbottom
Available in: PDF
XPath Processing in a Nutshell
Georg Gottlob, Christoph Koch, and Reinhard Pichler
Available in: PDF
A Graphical Query Language for Mobile Information Systems
Y.H. Chang
Available in: PDF
A Multi-paradigm Querying Approach for a Generic Multimedia Database Management System
Ji-Rong Wen, Qing Li, Wei-Ying Ma, and Hong-Jiang Zhang
Available in: PDF
A Database Approach to Quality of Service Speci cation in Video Databases
E. Bertino, A.K. Elmagarmid, and M.-S. Hacid
Available in: PDF
ANSI SQL Hierarchical Processing Can Fully Integrate Native XML
Michael M David
Available in: PDF
Analysis of existing databases at the logical level: the DBA companion project
Fabien De Marchi, Stephane Lopes, Jean-Marc Petit, Farouk Toumani1
Available in: gzipped Postscript and

Book Reviews

Call for Book Reviews
Karl Aberer
Available in: PDF
URL: http://www.acm.org/sigmod/record/bookreviews.html

Distinguished Database Profiles

Interview with Jim Gray
Marianne Winslett
Available in: PDF
URL: http://research.microsoft.com/~Gray/

Influential Papers

Reminiscences on Influential Papers – Kenneth A. Ross ed.
Minos Garofalakis, Jeffrey Naughton
Available in: PDF


Report on the First International Workshop on Efficient Web-based Information Systems
Z. Lacroix, O. Boucelma
Available in: PDF
Report on the First International Conference on Ontologies, Databases and Applications of Semantics
K. Aberer
Available in: PDF

Research Centers

Database Research at UT Arlington
Sharma Chakravarthy, Alp Aslandogan, Ramez Elmasri, Leonidas Fegaras, and JungHwan Oh
Available in: PDF
URL: http://itlab.uta.edu/

Calls for Participation

29th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB 2003)
Available in: PDF
URL: http://www.vldb.informatik.hu-berlin.de
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