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» June 30, 2006

    Workshop Program

The workshop will be held on Friday, June 30th according to the following schedule.

   WebDB 2006: Friday, June 30
9:00-10:00 Invited talk

By Renee Miller
10:00-10:20 Coffee break
10:20-12:00 Session I: Web Search

Structural Text Search and Comparison Using Automatically Extracted Schema
Michael Gubanov (University of Washington), Philip A. Bernstein (Microsoft Research)

Exploiting Community Behavior for Enhanced Link Analysis and Web Search
Julia Luxenburger, Gerhard Weikum (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Informatik)

Vision-based Web Data Records Extraction
Liu Wei, Meng Xiaofeng, Meng Weiyi (Renmin University of China)

Answering Structured Queries on Unstructured Data
Jing Liu, Xin (Luna) Dong (University of Washington), Alon Halevy (Google Inc.)
12:00-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Invited Talk

By Rick Hull
2:30-3:30 Session II: Semistructured Data

Twig Patterns: From XML Trees to Graphs
Benny Kimelfeld, Yehoshua Sagiv (Hebrew University)

The Meaning of Erasing in RDF under the Katsuno-Mendelzon Approach
Claudio Gutierrez, Carlos Hurtado, Alejandro Vaisman (Universidad de Chile)

Amoeba Join: Overcoming Structural Fluctuations in XML Data
Taro Saito, Shinichi Morishita (University of Tokyo)
3:30-4:00 Coffee break
4:00-5:20 Session III: Peer-to-Peer Systems

Replication-Aware Query Processing in Large-Scale Distributed Information Systems
Jie Xu, Alexandros Labrinidis (University of Pittsburgh)

Automatic Tuning of File Descriptors in P2P File-Sharing Systems
Dongmei Jia, Wai Gen Yee, Ophir Frieder (Illinois Institute of Technology)

KISS: A Simple Prefix Search Scheme in P2P Networks
Yuh-Jzer Joung, Li-Wei Yang (National Taiwan University)

Global Document Frequency Estimation in Peer-to-Peer Web Search
Matthias Bender, Sebastian Michel (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Informatik), Peter Triantafillou (University of Patras), Gerhard Weikum (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Informatik)
5:20 Closing Remarks

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