Volume 23    Number 1    March 1994  
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EDITOR’S NOTES
In Memory of Bob Kooi


COMMENTARY:

Observations on the ODMG-93 Proposal
Won Kim


ARTICLES:

Research Perspectives for Time Series Management Systems
Werner Dreyer, Angelika Kotz Dittrich, and Duri Schmidt
A Hypertext Query Language for Images
Li Yang
Supporting Dynamic Displays Using Active Rules
O. Diaz, A. Jaime, N. W. Paton, and G. al-Qaaimari
Constructing the Next 100 Database Management Systems
Andreas Geppert and Klaus R. Dittrich


SPECIAL SECTION:
Section Overview: Temporal Database Infrastructure Richard T. Snodgrass (Section Editor) Towards an Infrastructure for Temporal Databases — A Workshop Report Niki Pissinou et al. A Consensus Glossary of Temporal Database Concepts Christian S. Jensen (Editor) TSQL2 Language Specification Richard T. Snodgrass et al.


DATABASE RESEARCH SURVEYS:

Comprehension Syntax
P. Buneman, L. Libkin, D. Suciu, V. Tannen, and L. Wong
Text Databases: A Survey of Text Models and Systems
Arjan Loeffen
Databases for GIS
Claudia Bauzer Medeiros and Fatima Pires


DATABASE RESEARCH CENTERS:

The Database Research Group at ETH Zurich
M. C. Norrie, S. M. Blott, H.-J. Schek and G. Weikum


DATABASE STANDARDS ACTIVITIES:

Influencing Database Language Standards
Leonard Gallagher

TRADE PRESS NEWS Rafael Alonso


DATABASE RESEARCH FUNDING:

Progress on HPCC and NII
Marianne Winslett

ANNOUNCEMENTS and CALLS FOR PAPERS
Detailed CFPs

Arie Segev / segev@csr.lbl.gov

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