Seminar - Modern Database Systems

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Meetings take place on Mondays (2pm-4pm) in 02.09.014


In this seminar, we study the challenges of modern database systems. We discuss topics along very recent publications in seven sessions.


This seminar is geared towards the top students in database systems.
  • Fundamentals of Databases (Grundlagen Datenbanken, GDB) or similar course.
  • Additional database implementation courses are highly recommended.


Dates and Deadlines

  • Preliminary discussion:
  • Registration
  • During the semester
    • You have to present your paper, lead a discussion on another paper, and submit a 5 page report about your paper.
    • Up to three students present their paper each week
    • Deadline for your report is 2 weeks after presenting your paper
    • Presentation will take place each Monday from 2pm to 4pm starting from May 22nd in 02.09.014
  • Tentative Deadlines (based on your presenation date)
    • 1 week prior: Slides
    • Presenation date: Presentation
    • 2 weeks later: Report