Prof. Dr. Donald Kossmann

Surname

Kossmann

First Name

Donald

Phone

+41 44 632 29 40

Email

donaldk@inf.ethz.ch

Address

CAB F 73

Bio

Donald Kossmann is a professor for Computer Science at ETH Zurich (Switzerland). He received his MS in 1991 from the University of Karlsruhe and completed his PhD in 1995 at the Technical University of Aachen. After that, he held positions at the University of Maryland, the IBM Almaden Research Center, the University of Passau, the Technical University of Munich, and the University of Heidelberg. He is a former associate editor of ACM Transactions on Databases and ACM Transactions on Internet Technology. He is an ACM fellow, a member of the board of trustees of the VLDB endowment, was the program committee chair of the ACM SIGMOD Conf., 2009, and is the chair of the executive board of ACM SIGMOD since 2013. He is a co-founder of i-TV-T (1998), XQRL Inc. (acquired by BEA in 2002), 28msec Inc. (founded 2006, still in business), and Teralytics AG (2012, still in business). His research interests lie in the area of databases and information systems.

Talks

Recent Publications

The full list of publications can be found in the Pubzone Profile.

Hastagiri P. Vanchinathan, Andreas Marfurt, Charles-Antoine Robelin, Donald Kossmann, Andreas Krause.
Discovering Valuable Items from Massive Data.
CoRR 2015, Volume 0 2015
Arvind Arasu, Ken Eguro, Manas Joglekar, Raghav Kaushik, Donald Kossmann, Ravishankar Ramamurthy.
Transaction processing on confidential data using cipherbase.
31st IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2015, Seoul, South Korea, April 13-17, 2015 2015 2015
Martin Kaufmann, Peter M. Fischer, Norman May, Chang Ge 0002, Anil K. Goel, Donald Kossmann.
Bi-temporal Timeline Index: A data structure for Processing Queries on bi-temporal data.
31st IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2015, Seoul, South Korea, April 13-17, 2015 2015 2015
Anja Gruenheid, Donald Kossmann, Theodoros Rekatsinas, Divesh Srivastava.
StoryPivot: Comparing and Contrasting Story Evolution.
Proceedings of the 2015 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, May 31 - June 4, 2015 2015 2015
Lucas Braun, Thomas Etter, Georgios Gasparis, Martin Kaufmann, Donald Kossmann, Daniel Widmer, Aharon Avitzur, Anthony Iliopoulos, Eliezer Levy, Ning Liang.
Analytics in Motion: High Performance Event-Processing AND Real-Time Analytics in the Same Database.
Proceedings of the 2015 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, May 31 - June 4, 2015 2015 2015
Claude Barthels, Simon Loesing, Gustavo Alonso, Donald Kossmann.
Rack-Scale In-Memory Join Processing using RDMA.
Proceedings of the 2015 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, May 31 - June 4, 2015 2015 2015