Prof. Hristidis conducts research on Databases, Information Retrieval, and particularly the intersection of these two areas. His long-term vision is to make the information in databases easily accessible and useful, in various application domains. His research has strong emphasis on interdisciplinary topics, like Health Informatics, Intellectual Property and Disaster Management.
Professor Ravishankar's teaching and research have been in the areas of Databases, Distributed Systems, Networking, and Programming Languages. His work addresses the practical and theoretical obstacles to building of software systems in the real world.
Database management, access methods, evolving databases, temporal databases, spatiotemporal databases, spatiotemporal knowledge management, XML data, parallel databases, wireless data dissemination.
PostDoc and Visiting Scholar
Office: 309 Winston Chung Hall
Phone: (951) 827-2536
Dr. Jun Zhang is a professor from Dalian Maritime University, China.
His research interest is in Database and Information Retrieval, particularly Object-level Information Retrieval over Relational Databases; Semantic Search; Web Ontology and Intelligent Information Processing.
Elanas's research interests lie in the area of algorithms and data mining.
Her current research focuses on developing and implementing algorithms for large spatial, spatiotemporal and evolving datasets.