Volume 38    Number 3    September 2009
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Regular Research Articles | Database Principles | Surveys | Research Centers
Open Forum | Event Reports | TODS Column | Announcements | Calls for Papers

ENTIRE ISSUE – 59 pages (in: PDF)
SIGMOD Officers, Committees and Awardees (also in: PDF)
Editor’s Notes (in: PDF)
Chair’s Message (in: PDF)

Regular Research Articles

Sense the Physical, Walk Through the Virtual, Manage the Co (existing) Spaces: A Database Perspective
Beng Chin Ooi, Kian-Lee Tan, and Anthony Tung Available in: PDF
A Time Efficient Indexing Scheme For Complex Spatiotemporal Retrieval
George Lagogiannis, Nikos Lorentzos, Spyros Sioutas, and Evangelos Theodoridis Available in: PDF

Database Principles

Composition and Inversion of Schema Mappings
Marcelo Arenas, Jorge Perez, Juan Reutter, and Cristian Riveros Available in: PDF


Database Encryption – An Overview of Contemporary Challenges and Design Considerations
Erez Shmueli, Ronen Vaisenberg, Yuval Elovici, and Chanan Glezer Available in: PDF

Research Centers

Spatio-Temporal Database Research at the University of Melbourne
Available in: PDF

Open Forum

Repeatability & Workability Evaluation of SIGMOD 2009
S. Manegold, I. Manolescu, L. Afanasiev, J. Feng, G. Gou, M. Hadjieleftheriou, S. Harizopoulos, P. Kalnis, K. Karanasos, D. Laurent, M. Lupu, N. Onose, C. Re, V. Sans, P. Senellart, T. Wu, and D. Shasha Available in: PDF

Event Reports

Logic In Databases: Report on the LID 2008 Workshop
Andrea Cali, Laks V.S. Lakshmanan, and Davide Martinenghi Available in: PDF URL: http://conferenze.dei.polimi.it/lid2008/
SIGMOD 2009 Best Demonstration Competition
Bjorn Thor Jonsson Available in: PDF URL: http://www.sigmod09.org/

TODS Column

Changes to TODS Editorial Board and TODS Web Site
Z. Meral Ozsoyoglu Available in: PDF


Call for Nominations – SIGMOD Jim Gray Doctoral Dissertation Award
Available in: PDF
Second Annual SIGMOD Programming Contest: Distributed Query Engine
Available in: PDF
SIGMOD Conference Experimental Repeatability Requirements
Available in: PDF

Calls for Papers

First ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing (SoCC)
Available in: PDF URL: http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/redmond/events/socc2010/index.htm
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