Alvaro A.A. Fernandes: Papers (by Topic) (By Year)

Active Areas = {Dataspaces, Sensor Network Data Management, Adaptive/Autonomic Systems} | Inactive Areas
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Active Areas

Dataspaces

  1. Klitos Christodoulou, Norman W. Paton, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes: Structure inference for linked data sources using clustering. EDBT/ICDT Workshops 2013: 60-67
    (Digital Form)
  2. Cornelia Hedeler, Khalid Belhajjame, Lu Mao, Chenjuan Guo, Ian Arundale, Bernadette Farias Loscio, Norman W. Paton, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Suzanne M. Embury: DSToolkit: An Architecture for Flexible Dataspace Management. T. Large-Scale Data- and Knowledge-Centered Systems 5: 126-157 (2012)
    (Digital Form)
  3. Norman W. Paton, Klitos Christodoulou, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Bijan Parsia, Cornelia Hedeler: Pay-as-you-go data integration for linked data: opportunities, challenges and architectures. SWIM 2012: 3
    (Digital Form)
  4. Khalid Belhajjame, Norman W. Paton, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Cornelia Hedeler, Suzanne M. Embury. User Feedback as a First Class Citizen in Information Integration Systems. CIDR 2011: 175-183
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  5. Cornelia Hedeler, Khalid Belhajjame, Norman W. Paton, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Suzanne M. Embury, Lu Mao, Chenjuan Guo: Pay-as-you-go mapping selection in dataspaces. SIGMOD Conference 2011: 1279-1282
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  6. Khalid Belhajjame, Norman W. Paton, Suzanne M. Embury, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Cornelia Hedeler: Feedback-based annotation, selection and refinement of schema mappings for dataspaces. EDBT 2010: 573-584
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  7. Cornelia Hedeler, Khalid Belhajjame, Lu Mao, Norman W. Paton, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Chenjuan Guo, Suzanne M. Embury: Flexible Dataspace Management Through Model Management. EDBT/ICDT Workshops 2010
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  8. Hedeler, C., Belhajjame, K., Paton, N.W., Campi, A., Fernandes, A.A.A., Embury, S.M.: Dataspaces. SeCO Workshop 2009: 114-134
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  9. Hedeler, C., Belhajjame, K., Fernandes, A.A.A., Embury, S., Paton, N.W. Dimensions of Dataspaces. BNCOD 2009: 55-66
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  10. Mao, L., Belhajjame, K., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A. Defining and Using Schematic Correspondences for Automatically Generating Schema Mappings. CAiSE 2009: 79-93
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Sensor Network Data Management

  1. Alan B. Stokes, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Norman W. Paton: Resilient sensor network query processing using logical overlays. MobiDE 2012: 45-52
    (Digital Form)
  2. Ixent Galpin, AlvaroA.A. Fernandes, and NormanW. Paton. QOS-aware optimization of sensor network queries. The VLDB Journal (to appear).
    (Digital Form)
  3. Farhana Jabeen and Alvaro A.A. Fernandes. Efficiently implementable algebra for distributed in-network spatial analysis. International Journal of Geographical Information Science (to appear)
    (Digital Form)
  4. Farhana Jabeen, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes: An algorithmic strategy for in-network distributed spatial analysis in wireless sensor networks. J. Parallel Distrib. Comput. 72(12): 1628-1653 (2012)
    (Digital Form)
  5. Ixent Galpin, Christian Y. A. Brenninkmeijer, Alasdair J. G. Gray, Farhana Jabeen, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Norman W. Paton: SNEE: a query processor for wireless sensor networks. Distributed and Parallel Databases 29(1-2): 31-85 (2011)
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  6. Valkanas G., Gunopulos D., Galpin I., Gray J.G. A., Fernandes A.A. A. Extending Query Languages for In-Network Query Processing, in Proc. of the 10th Int. ACM Workshop on Data Engineering for Wireless and Mobile Access (MobiDE'11), Athens, Greece, June 2011.
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  7. Valkanas G., Kotsifakos A., Gunopulos D., Galpin I., Gray J.G. A., Fernandes A.A. A., Paton W. N. Deploying In-Network Data Analysis Techniques in Sensor Networks, Demo at 12th IEEE Int. Conf. On Mobile Data Management (MDM'11), Lulea, Sweden, June 2011 [poster].
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  8. Alasdair J. G. Gray, Raul Garcia-Castro, Kostis Kyzirakos, Manos Karpathiotakis, Jean-Paul Calbimonte, Kevin R. Page, Jason Sadler, Alex Frazer, Ixent Galpin, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Norman W. Paton, Óscar Corcho, Manolis Koubarakis, David De Roure, Kirk Martinez, Asunción Gómez-Pérez A Semantically Enabled Service Architecture for Mashups over Streaming and Stored Data. ESWC (2) 2011: 300-314
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  9. Alasdair J. G. Gray, Jason Sadler, Oles Kit, Kostis Kyzirakos, Manos Karpathiotakis, Jean-Paul Calbimonte, Kevin Page, Raúl García-Castro, Alex Frazer, Ixent Galpin, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Norman W. Paton, Oscar Corcho, Manolis Koubarakis, David De Roure, Kirk Martinez and Asunción Gómez-Pérez A Semantic Sensor Web for Environmental Decision Support Applications Sensors 2011, 11(9), 8855-8887
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  10. Galpin, I., Brenninkmeijer, C.Y.A., Jabeen, F., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W. Comprehensive Optimization of Declarative Sensor Network Queries SSDBM 2009: 339-360
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  11. Farhana Jabeen, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes: Monitoring spatially-referenced entities in wireless sensor networds. 2010 Symposia and Workshops on Ubiquitous, Autonomic and Trusted Computing: 398-403.
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  12. Farhana Jabeen, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes: Distributed spatial analysis in sensor networks. ICPADS 2010: 558-567.
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  13. Christian Y. A. Brenninkmeijer, Ixent Galpin, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Norman W. Paton: Validated cost models for sensor network queries. DMSN 2009
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  14. Brenninkmeijer, C.Y.A., Galpin, I., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., A Semantics for a Query Language over Sensors, Streams and Relations. Proc. 25th British National Conference on Databases, Cardiff, July 2008. LNCS 5071, pp. 87-99.
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  15. Jabeen, F., Fernandes, A.A.A. Impact on Accuracy of Deployment Trade-Offs in Localized Sensor Network Event Detection. Proc. Int. Workshop on Localized Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks., Pages V.19-V.26., 2008
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  16. Galpin, I., Brenninkmeijer, C.Y.A., Jabeen, F., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., An Architecture for Query Optimization in Sensor Networks. [Poster] Proc. 24th Intl. Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE), IEEE Press, 1439-1441, 2008
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Adaptive/Autonomic Systems

  1. Norman W. Paton, Marcelo A. T. Arag√£o, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes: Utility-driven adaptive query workload execution. Future Generation Comp. Syst. 28(7): 1070-1079 (2012)
    (Digital Form)
  2. Kevin Lee, Norman W. Paton, Rizos Sakellariou, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes: Utility functions for adaptively executing concurrent workflows. Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience 23(6): 646-666 (2011)
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  3. Kwanchai Eurviriyanukul, Norman W. Paton, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Steven J. Lynden: Adaptive join processing in pipelined plans. EDBT 2010: 183-194
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  4. Lee, K., Paton, N.W., Sakellariou, R., Deelman, E., Fernandes, A.A.A., Mehta, G. Adaptive Workflow Processing and Execution in Pegasus. Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience 21(16): 1965-1981 (2009)
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    [A shorter version appeared in 3rd International Workshop on Workflow Management and Applications in Grid Environments (WaGe08), in Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Grid and Pervasive Computing Symposia/Workshops, IEEE Press, Pages 99-106, 2008
    (.pdf Preprint)].
  5. Lee, K., Paton, N.W., Sakellariou, R., Fernandes, A.A.A. Fernandes: Utility Driven Adaptive Workflow Execution. CCGRID 2009: 220-227
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  6. Gounaris, A., Fernandes, A.A.A., Papadopoulos, A.N., Yfoulis, C., Parallel Query Processing on the Grid. In (Xhafa, F., ed.) Parallel Programming and Applications in Grid and P2P Systems, pp. 177-203. IOS Press, ISBN 978-1-60750-004-9. 2010
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  7. Lengu, R., Missier, P., Fernandes, A.A.A., Guerrini, G., Mesiti, M. Time-completeness trade-offs in record linkage using adaptive query processing. EDBT 2009: 851-861.
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    [An extended abstract appeared as Missier, P., Fernandes, A.A.A., Lengu, R., Guerrini, G., Mesiti, M. Data Quality support to on-the-fly data integration using Adaptive Query Processing 17th Italian Symposium on Advanced Database Systems June 21st - 24th 2009, Camogli (Genova), Italy.
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  8. Paton, N.W., Aragão, M.A.T., Lee, K., Fernandes, A.A.A., Sakellariou, R. Optimizing Utility in Cloud Computing through Autonomic Workload Execution. Bulletin of the Technical Committee on Data Engineering 32(1), March 2009, pages 51-58.
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  9. Paton, N.W., Buenabad-Chavez, J., Chen, M., Raman, V., Swart, G., Narang, I., Yellin, D.M., Fernandes, A.A.A. Autonomic Query Parallelization using Non-dedicated Computers: An Evaluation of Adaptivity Options. VLDB Journal (18), 2009, pages 119-140.
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  10. Gounaris, A., Smith, J., Paton, N.W., Sakellariou, R., Fernandes, A.A.A. and Watson, P., Adaptive workload allocation in query processing in autonomous heterogeneous environments. Distributed and Parallel Databases (25), 2009. pages 125-164.
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  11. Lee, K., Sakellariou, R., Paton, N.W. and Fernandes, A.A.A., Workflow Adaptation as an Autonomic Computing Problem, 2nd Workshop on Workflows in Support of Large-Scale Science (WORKS 07), Proceedings of HPDC & Co-Located Workshops, pages 29-34, ACM Press, 2007
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  12. Gounaris, A., Paton N.W., Sakellariou, R., Fernandes, A.A.A., Smith, J., Watson, P. Modular Adaptive Query Processing for Service-Based Grids 3rd IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing Dublin, Ireland. June 2006. [Poster]
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  13. Anastasios Gounaris, Norman W. Paton, Rizos Sakellariou, Alvaro A. A. Fernandes, Jim Smith, Paul Watson: Practical Adaptation to Changing Resources in Grid Query Processing. ICDE 2006: 165 [Demonstration Paper]
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  14. Gounaris, A., Sakellariou, R., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A. A Novel Approach to Resource Scheduling for Parallel Query Processing on Computational Grids Distributed and Parallel Databases 19(2-3):87-106, May 2006.
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  15. Eurviriyanukul, K., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A. A Foundation for the Replacement of Pipelined Physical Join Operators in Adaptive Query Processing In Proc. QLQP-2006: Query Languages and Query Processing, 11th Int. Workshop on Foundations of Models and Languages for Data and Objects (FMLDO). Munich, Germany. March 30-31, 2006, pp. 2-13.
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  16. Gounaris, A., Smith, J., Paton, N.W., Sakellariou, R., Fernandes, A.A.A., Watson, P. Adapting to Changing Resource Performance in Grid Query Processing In Proc. 1st International Workshop on Data Management in Grids, September 2, 2005. Trondheim, Norway. pp. 30-44.
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  17. Gounaris, A., Paton, N.W., Sakellariou, R., Fernandes, A.A.A.. Adaptive Query Processing and the Grid: Opportunities and Challenges Invited Paper. In Proc. GLOBE'04: 1st International Workshop on Grid and Peer-to-Peer Computing Impacts on Large Scale Heterogeneous Distributed Database Systems 30 August - 3 September 2004, Zaragoza, Spain. IEEE Computer Society 2004, ISBN 0-7695-2195-9, pp. 506-510
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  18. Gounaris, A., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Sakellariou, R.. Self-Monitoring Query Execution for Adaptive Query Processing Data & Knowledge Engineering 51(3):324-348 2004.
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  19. Gounaris, A., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Sakellariou, R.. Adaptive Query Processing: A Survey In (B. Eaglestone, S. North, A. Poulovassilis, eds.) Advances in Databases, 19th British National Conference on Databases, BNCOD 19, Sheffield, UK, July 17-19, 2002, Proceedings. LNCS 2405 Springer 2002, ISBN 3-540-43905-6 pp. 11-25.
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Inactive Areas

Grid/Web Information Management

  1. Lynden, S., Mukherjee, A., Hulme, A.C., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Sakellariou, R., Watson, P., The Design and Implementation of OGSA-DQP: A Service-Based Distributed Query Processor, Future Generation Computer Systems (25), 2009, pages 224-236.
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  2. Alpdemir, M.N., Gounaris, A., Mukherjee, A., Fitzgerald, D., Paton, N.W., Watson, P., Sakellariou, R., Fernandes, A.A.A., Smith, J. Experience on Performance Evaluation with OGSA-DQP In Proceedings of Fourth e-Science All Hands Meeting, 19 - 22nd September 2005, Nottingham, UK.
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  3. Alpdemir, M.N., Mukherjee, A., Gounaris, A., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Sakellariou, R., Watson, P., Li, P. Using OGSA-DQP to Support Scientific Applications for the Grid Invited Paper. In Proc. First International Workshop on Scientific Applications in Grid Computing (SAG'04) 20-24 September, Beijing, China. LNCS 3458, ISSN 0302-9743, pp. 13-24.
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  4. Gounaris, A., Sakellariou, R., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A.. Resource Scheduling for Parallel Query Processing on Computational Grids In 5th International Workshop on Grid Computing (GRID 2004), November 8, 2004, Pittsburgh, USA. ISBN 0-7695-2256-4. pp. 396-401. IEEE Press.
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  5. Alpdemir, M.N., Mukherjee, A., Gounaris, A., Paton, N.W., Watson, P., Fernandes, A.A.A., Fitzgerald, D. OGSA-DQP: A Service for Distributed Querying on the Grid In (E. Bertino et al., eds.) Advances in Database Technology - EDBT 2004: 9th International Conference on Extending Database Technology, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, March 14-18, 2004, LNCS 2992, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-540-21200-0. pp. 858-861. [Demonstration Paper]
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  6. Alpdemir, M.N., Mukherjee, A., Gounaris, A., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Watson, P., Smith, J. An Experience Report on Designing and Building OGSA-DQP: A Service Based Distributed Query Processor for the Grid In (Foster, I. et al. eds.) Online Proc. Global Grid Forum Workshop on Designing and Building Grid Services - GGF 9, Chicago, Illinois, USA. October 6-10, 2003.
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  7. Alpdemir, M.N., Mukherjee, A., Gounaris, A., Paton, N.W., Watson, P., Fernandes, A.A.A., Smith, J. Service-Based Distributed Querying on the Grid In (M. E. Orlwoska, S. Weerawarana, M. P. Papazoglu, and J. Yang, eds.) Service Oriented Computing - ICSOC 2003 First International Conference, Trento, Italy, December 15-18, 2003, LNCS 2910, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-540-20681-7. pp. 467-482.
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  8. Alpdemir, M.N., Mukherjee, A., Gounaris, A., Paton, N.W., Watson, P., Fernandes, A.A.A., Smith, J. OGSA-DQP: A Service-Based Distributed Query Processor for the Grid In (S. Cox, ed.) Online Proceedings of the Second e-Science All Hands Meeting, Nottingham, UK, 2-4 September 2003
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  9. Goble, C.A., De Roure, D., Shadbolt, N., Fernandes, A.A.A. Enhancing Services and Applications with Knowledge and Semantics. In (Foster, I. and Kesselman, C. eds.) The Grid: Blueprint for a New Computing Infrastructure (2nd. ed), Ch. 23, pp. 431-458. Morgan Kaufmann, 2003. ISBN 1-55860-933-4.
    (Please send an email to a.fernandes(at)manchester.ac.uk if you would like a reprint.)
  10. Smith, J., Gounaris, A., Watson, P., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Sakellariou, R.. Distributed Query Processing on the Grid International Journal of High Performance Computing and Applications. Volume 17, Issue 4, November 2003, Pages 353-368.
    (Please send an email to a.fernandes(at)manchester.ac.uk if you would like a reprint.)
    [A shorter version appeared in (Manish Parashar, ed.) Grid Computing - GRID 2002, Third International Workshop, Baltimore, MD, USA, November 18, 2002, Proceedings. LNCS 2536, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-540-00133-6. pp. 279-290.
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Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Information Management

  1. Griffiths, T., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Jeong, S.-H., Djafri, N., Mason, K. Spatio-Temporal Databases in Practice: Directly Supporting Previously Developed Land Data Using Tripod In ( K. Aberer, M. Franklin and S. Nishio) Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2005, 5-8 April 2005, Tokyo, Japan. IEEE Computer Society 2005, ISBN 0-7695-2285-8. pp. 1135-1136.
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  2. Jeong, S.-H., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Griffiths, T. A Generic Algorithmic Framework for Aggregation of Spatio-Temporal Data In (M. Hatzopoulos and Y. Manolopoulos, eds.) Proc. 16th International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management, SSDBM 2004, Santorini, Greece, June 21-23, 2004. IEEE Computer Society. ISBN: 0-7695-2146-0. pp. 245-254.
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  3. Griffiths, T., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Jeong, S.-H., Djafri, N. Language Bindings for Spatio-Temporal Database Programming in Tripod In (M. H. Williams and L. M. MacKinnon, eds.) Key Technologies for Data Management: 21st British National Conference on Databases, BNCOD 21, Edinburgh, UK, July 7-9, 2004, LNCS 3112, Springer-Verlag ISBN: 3-540-22382-7. pp. 216-233.
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  4. Jeong, S.-H., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Griffiths, T. An Experimental Performance Evaluation of Spatio-Temporal Join Strategies In Transactions in GIS, 9(2): 129-156. ISSN: 1361-1682.
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  5. Griffiths, T., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Barr, R. The Tripod Spatio-Historical Data Model. Data & Knowledge Engineering,49(1): 23-65. ISSN: 0169-023X.
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  6. Djafri, N., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Griffiths, T.. Spatio-Temporal Evolution: Querying Patterns of Change in Databases In (A. Voisard, S.-C. Chen, eds.) Proc. ACM-GIS 2002, Tenth ACM Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, November 8-9, 2002, McLean, Va, USA. ACM Press, ISBN 1-58113-591-2. pp. 35-41.
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  7. Griffiths, T., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Jeong, S.-H., Djafri, N., Mason, K., Huang, B., Worboys, M. Tripod: A Spatio-Historical Object Database System In R. Ladner, K. Shaw, M. Abdelguerfi (ed.) Mining Spatio-Temporal Information Systems, The Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science: Volume 699, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, 2002. ISBN 1-4020-7170-1.
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  8. Griffiths, T., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Mason, K., Huang, B., Worboys, M., Johnson, C. Tripod: A Comprehensive System for the Management of Spatial and Aspatial Historical Objects In (W. Aref, ed.) Proc. ACM-GIS 2001, Ninth ACM Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, November 9-10, 2001, Atlanta, GA, USA. ACM Press, pp. 118-123.
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  9. Griffiths, T., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Mason, K., Huang, B., Worboys, M. Tripod: A Comprehensive Model for Spatial and Aspatial Historical Objects In (H. S. Kunii, S. Jajodia, A. Solvberg, eds.) Conceptual Modeling - ER 2001, 20th International Conference on Conceptual Modeling, Yokohama, Japan, November 27-30, 2001, Proceedings. LNCS 2224 Springer 2001, ISBN 3-540-42866-6. pp. 84-102.
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  10. Griffiths, T., Fernandes, A.A.A., Djafri, N., Paton, N.W. A Query Calculus for Spatio-Temporal Object Databases (C. Bettini and A. Montanari, eds.) Proc. Eighth International Symposium on Temporal Representation and Reasoning (TIME-01), Cividale del Friuli, Italy. June 14-16, 2001, IEEE Computer Society Press. ISBN 0-7695-1107-4, pp. 101-110. [Corrected Version]
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  11. Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Griffiths, T. Spatio-Temporal Databases: Contentions, Components and Consolidation. Invited Paper. Proc. 11th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (ASDM 2000 -International Workshop on Advanced Spatial Data Management), London, September 2000, IEEE Computer Society, ISBN 0-765-0680-1, pp. 851-855.
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  12. Fernandes, A.A.A., Dinn, A., Paton, N.W., Williams, M.H., and Liew, O. Extending a Deductive Object-Oriented Database with Spatial Data Handling Facilities. Information and Software Technology 41(8) 1999, pp. 483-497.
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  13. Mueller, V., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Dinn, A., and Williams, M.H. Virtual Realms: An Efficient Implementation Strategy for Finite Resolution Spatial Data Types. 1996. In M.J. Kraak and M. Molenaar (eds.), Advances in GIS Research II Proceedings of the Seventh International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling - SDH'96, pp. 697-710. Delft, The Netherlands, August 1996. Taylor & Francis. 1997 ISBN 0-748-40591-7.
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  14. Abdelmoty, A.I., Paton, N.W., Williams, M.H., Fernandes, A.A.A., Barja, M.L., and Dinn, A. Geographic Data Handling in a Deductive Object-Oriented Database. In D. Karagiannis (ed.) Database and Expert System Applications - 5th International Conference, DEXA'94, Proceedings, LNCS 856, pp. 445--454. Athens, Greece, September 1994. Springer-Verlag. ISBN 3-540-58435-8.
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  15. Williams, M.H, Paton, N.W., Abdelmoty, A., Fernandes, A.A.A. and Barja, M.L. Applying Advanced Database Techniques to Geographic Information Systems. In M.J. Cardwell et al. (eds.) JFIT Technical Conference Digest, DTI/SERC, University of Keele, pp. 221-228, March 1993.
    (Please send an email to a.fernandes(at)manchester.ac.uk if you would like a photocopy.)

Knowledge Discovery

  1. Aragão, M.A.T., Fernandes, A.A.A. Seamlessly Supporting Combined Knowledge Discovery and Query Answering In (E. Suzuki, S. Arikawa, eds.) Proc. Discovery Science, 7th International Conference, DS 2004, Padova, Italy, October 2-5, 2004. ISBN 3-540-23357-1. LNCS 3245, pp. 403-411
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  2. Aragão, M.A.T., Fernandes, A.A.A. Logic-Based Integration of Query Answering and Knowledge Discovery In (H. Christiansen and M.-S. Hacid and T. Andreasen and H.L. Larsen, eds.) Proc. 6th International Conference on Flexible Query Answering Systems, 24-26 June 2004, Lyon, France. LNCS 3055, Springer-Verlag ISBN: 3-540-22160-3. pp. 68-83.
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  3. Aragão, M.A.T., Fernandes, A.A.A. Combined Inference Databases Technical Report, Version 1.0.0, June 2004
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  4. Aragão, M.A.T., Fernandes, A.A.A. Inductive-Deductive Databases for Knowledge Management Proc. Workshop on Knowledge Management and Organizational Memories, 15th ECAI, Lyon, July 21-26. 2002. pp. 11-19. Available in electronic form at http://www-sop.inria.fr/acacia/WORKSHOPS/ECAI2002-OM/Accepted-Papers.html
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  5. Aragão, M.A.T., Fernandes, A.A.A. Characterizing Web Service Substitutivity with Combined Deductive and Inductive Engines In (T. M. Yakhno, ed.) Advances in Information Systems, Second International Conference, ADVIS 2002, Izmir, Turkey, October 23-25, 2002, Proceedings, LNCS 2457, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-540-00009-7. pp. 244-254.
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  6. Fernandes, A.A.A. Combining Inductive and Deductive Inference in Knowledge Management Tasks. Proc. 11th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications (First International Workshop on Theory and Applications of Knowledge Management - TAKMA 2000), London, September 2000, IEEE Computer Society, ISBN 0-765-0680-1, pp. 1109-1114
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  7. Gerber, L., Fernandes, A.A.A.. An Abstract Algebra for Knowledge Discovery in Databases In (G. Gottlob, A.A. Benczúr, J. Demetrovics, eds.) Proc. Advances in Databases and Information Systems, 8th East European Conference, ADBIS 2004 22-25 September, 2004, Budapest, Hungary. ISBN 3-540-23243-5. LNCS 3255, pp. 83-98.
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e-Science/e-Business

  1. Tröger, A., Fernandes, A.A.A. A Language-Based Approach to Comprehensively Supporting the In Silico Experimental Process In International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, 15(3):487-510, 2005. ISSN: 0218-1940.
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  2. Alpdemir, M.N., Mukherjee. A., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Watson, P., Glover, K., Greenhalgh, C., Oinn, T., Tipney, H. Contextualised Workflow Execution in myGrid In Proc. EGC2005, European Grid Conference 14-16 February, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. LNCS 3470, ISSN 0302-9743, pp. 444-453.
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  3. Tröger, A. , Fernandes, A.A.A. Specifying In Silico Experiments as Coordinations of Coarse-Grained Processes In (E. Merelli, P. Gonzalez and A. Omicini, eds.) Proc. 4th International Workshop on Network Tools and Application in Biology - Models and Metaphors from Biology to Bioinformatics Tools. (NETTAB 2004) Camerino, Italy. September 5-7, 2004. pp. 143-154.
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  4. Tröger, A. , Fernandes, A.A.A. A Language for Comprehensively Supporting the In Vitro Experimental Process In Silico In (P. C. Y. Sheu, ed.) Proceedings 4th IEEE International Symposium on BioInformatics and BioEngineering (BIBE 2004), 19-21 March 2004, Taichung, Taiwan. IEEE Computer Society 2004, ISBN 0-7695-2173-8.
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  5. Aragão, V.R., Fernandes, A.A.A. Conflict Resolution in Web Service Federations. In (M. Jeckle and L.-J. Zhang, eds.) Web Services - International Conference ICWS-Europe 2003, Erfurt, Germany, September 23-24, 2003, LNCS 2853, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-540-20125-4. pp. 109-122.
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  6. Aragão, V.R., Fernandes, A.A.A., Goble, C. A. Towards an Architecture for Personalization and Adaptivity in the Semantic Web In (W. Winiwarter, S. Bressan, I.K. Ibrahim, eds.) Proc. 3rd. Intl. Conf. on Information Integration and Web-Based Applications and Service, iiWAS 2001, Linz, Austria. September 10-12, 2001. Austrian Computer Society, pp. 139-149. ISBN 3-85403-150-5
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  7. Fernandes, A.A.A. [with massive input from the myGrid and Polar* teams] myGrid: Grid Services for Data-Intensive Bioinformatics Invited Talk to the Objects in Bio- & Chem-Informatics 2002 Conference (OiBC-2002), Washington, DC, USA, November 18-19, 2002. zipped PowerPoint presentation

Deductive, Active and Object-Oriented Databases

  1. Ali, M.A., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W. MOVIE: Incremental View Maintenance of Materialized OQL Views. Data & Knowledge Engineering Volume 47, Issue 2, November 2003, Pages 131-166. ISSN: 0169-023X.
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  2. Ali, M.A., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A. An Experimental Performance Evaluation of Incremental Materialized View Maintenance in Object Databases In (Y. Kambayashi, W. Winiwarter, M. Arikawa, eds.) Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery, Third International Conference, DaWaK 2001, Munich, Germany, September 5-7, 2001, Proceedings. LNCS 2114 Springer 2001, ISBN 3-540-42553-5. pp. 240-253.
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  3. Ali, M.A., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W. Incremental View Maintenance of Materialized OQL Views In R. Missaoui and Il-Yeol Song (eds), Proc. DOLAP 2000 ACM Third International Workshop on Data Warehousing and OLAP, Washington, D.C, USA, November 2000, ACM Press, pp. 41-48.
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  4. Fernandes, A.A.A., Comparing Active and Deductive Rules In Paton, N.W. (ed.) Active Rules in Database Systems, Monographs in Computer Science. Springer-Verlag, NY, 1999. ISBN 0-387-98529-9.
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  5. Fernandes, A.A.A., Barja, M.L., Paton N.W. and Williams, M.H. The Formalisation of ROCK & ROLL: A Deductive Object-Oriented Database System. Information and Software Technology 39(6) 1997, pp. 379-389.
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  6. Fernandes, A.A.A., Williams, M.H. and Paton N.W. A Logic-Based Integration of Active and Deductive Databases. New Generation Computing 15(2) 1997, pp. 205-244.
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    Copies of slides from a talk describing this work are available. (.ps))
  7. Dinn, A., Paton, N.W., Williams, M.H., Fernandes, A.A.A., and Barja, M.L., The Implementation of a Deductive Query Language over an OODB. Journal of Systems Integration 7(3/4), 1997, pp. 231-261.
    [A shorter version appeared in T.W. Ling, A.O. Mendelzon, and L. Vielle (eds.) Proceedings DOOD'95 - Fourth International Conference on Deductive and Object-Oriented Databases, LNCS 1013, pp. 143-160. Singapore, December 1995. Springer-Verlag. ISBN 3-540-60608-4.
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  8. Dinn, A., Paton, N.W., Williams, M.H., and Fernandes, A.A.A. An Active Rule Language for ROCK & ROLL. 1996. In R. Morrison and J. Kennedy (eds.) Advances in Databases: 14th British National Conference on Databases, BNCOD 14, LNCS 1094, pp. 36-55. Edinburgh, July 1996. Springer-Verlag. ISBN 3-540-61442-7.
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  9. Paton, N.W., Campin, J., Fernandes, A.A.A., and Williams, M.H. Formal Specification of Active Database Functionality: A Survey. In T. Sellis (ed.) 2nd International Workshop on Rules in Database Systems - RIDS'95, Proceedings, LNCS 985, Athens, Greece, pp. 21-35, September 1995. Springer-Verlag. ISBN 3-540-60365-4.
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  10. Fernandes, A.A.A. An Axiomatic Approach to Deductive Object-Oriented Databases. PhD Thesis, xi+206 pp., 4 appendices, glossary. Department of Computing and Electrical Engineering, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. September 1995.
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    [Abstract] (txt)
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  11. Barja, M.L., Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Williams, M.H., Dinn, A., and Abdelmoty, A.I. Design and Implementation of ROCK & ROLL: A Deductive Object-Oriented Database System. Information Systems 20(3), pp. 185-211, 1995.
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    (A copy of the ROCK & ROLL 4.0 manual is available. (.ps))
  12. Fernandes, A.A.A., Barja, M.L., Paton, N.W., Williams, M.H., Diaz, I.P., and Abdelmoty, A.I. ROCK & ROLL: A Deductive Object-Oriented Database System. Proceedings 5th International Workshop on the Deductive Approach to Information Systems and Databases, pp. 25-32. Aiguablava, Spain. September 1994.
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  13. Fernandes, A.A.A., Williams, M.H., Paton, N.W., Barja, M.L., and Dinn, A. Object-Oriented Database Programming Languages Founded on an Axiomatic Theory of Objects. Position paper for the ECOOP 94 Workshop on Logical Foundations of Object-Oriented Programming, Bologna, Italy, July 1994.
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  14. Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W. and Williams, M.H. A Logical Query Language for an Object-Oriented Data Model. In N.W. Paton and M.H. Williams (eds.) Proceedings of First International Workshop on Rules in Database Systems, Edinburgh, UK, 1994, Springer-Verlag, Workshops in Computing Series, pp. 234-250. ISBN 3-540-19846-6, 0-387-19846-6.
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  15. Barja, M.L., Paton, N.W., Fernandes, A.A.A., Williams, M.H., and Dinn, A. An Effective Deductive Object-Oriented Database Through Language Integration. In J. Bocca, M. Jarke, and C. Zaniolo (eds.) Proceedings of the Twentieth International Conference on Very Large Databases, pp. 463-474. Santiago de Chile, Chile, September 1994. Morgan Kaufmann Publishers. ISBN 1-55860-153-8.
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  16. Fernandes, A.A.A., Barja, M.L., Paton, N.W., and Williams, M.H. A Deductive Object-Oriented Database for Data Intensive Application Development. In M. Worboys and A.F. Grundy (eds.) Advances in Databases: Proceedings of the 11th British National Conference on Databases (BNCOD 11), Keele, UK, Springer-Verlag, LNCS 696, pp. 176-198, July 1993. ISBN 3-540-56921, 0-387-56921-9.
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  17. Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W., Williams, M.H., and Bowles, A. Approaches to Deductive Object-Oriented Databases. Information and Software Technology 34(12), pp. 787-803, December 1992.
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Adaptive Hyperlink-Based Systems

  1. Ohene-Djan, J., Fernandes, A.A.A., Personalising Electronic Books. Journal of Digital Information 3(4) 2003.
    ( http://jodi.ecs.soton.ac.uk/Articles/v03/i04/Ohene-Djan/)
    [Also appeared in M. Landoni and P. Diaz (eds.) Proc. ECDL2002 Workshop on "E-books + E-Readers + E-journals = E-education?" Available in electronic form at http://www.dei.inf.uc3m.es/ebecdl2002/]
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  2. Ohene-Djan, J., Fernandes, A.A.A., Modelling Personalisable Hypermedia: The Goldsmiths Model. New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia 8, 2002, pp. 99-137.
    (Please send an email to a.fernandes(at)manchester.ac.uk if you would like a reprint.)
  3. Ohene-Djan, J., Fernandes, A.A.A., A Personalization Framework For Advanced Learning Technology In Proc. International Workshop on Advanced Learning Technologies, Palmerston North, New Zealand), December 2000, IEEE Press, ISBN 0-769-50653-4, pp. 21-24.
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  4. Ohene-Djan, J., and Fernandes, A.A.A., Modelling Personalizable Hyperlink-Based Interaction (P.Brusilovsky and P. De Bra, eds.) Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Adaptive Hypertext and Hypermedia (Ninth ACM Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia HYPERTEXT'98), Pittsburgh, USA, June 20-24, 1998.
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  5. Fernandes, A.A.A., and Ohene-Djan, James, An Approach to Personalization and Adaptivity in Hyperlink-Based Systems. [Notes]
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    [Slides] (.ps) for a talk at the Department of Computer Science, University of Cardiff. September 1998.

Database Technology

  1. Fernandes, A.A.A. Middleware for Distributed Data Management. [Overview for Social Scientists] In (Fielding, N., Lee, R.M., Blank, G. eds.) The SAGE Handbook of Online Research Methods. SAGE, 2008. ISBN 978-1-4129-2293-7
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  2. Fernandes, A.A.A. Where from? Where now? Where to? Invited Article on Database Technology in Public Service Review: Central Government: Spring 2004, pp. 204-205, PSCA International Ltd.
    (PDF version)
  3. Fernandes, A.A.A., Paton, N.W. Databases Invited Article in R. Meyers (ed.) Encyclopedia of Physical Science & Technology, 3rd. ed., Vol. 4, Section 6.03, Academic Press, 2001. ISBN 0122274105.
    (PostScript preprint)

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