Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Wenfei Fan

Personal Chair in Web Data Management

  1. Big Graph Analyses: From Queries to Dependencies and Association Rules

    Fan, W. & Hu, C., Mar 2017, In : Data Science and Engineering. 2, 1, p. 36-55 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Think Sequential, Run Parallel

    Fan, W., Liu, M., Xu, R., Hou, L., Li, D. & Meng, Z., 29 Sep 2018, Symposium on Real-Time and Hybrid Systems - Essays Dedicated to Professor Chaochen Zhou on the Occasion of His 80th Birthday. Changsha, China: Springer, Cham, p. 1-25 25 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  3. Secure XML Querying with Security Views

    Fan, W., Chan, C. Y. & Garofalakis, M. N., 2004, Proceedings of the ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data, Paris, France, June 13-18, 2004. ACM, p. 587-598 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  4. SMOQE: A System for Providing Secure Access to XML

    Fan, W., Geerts, F., Jia, X. & Kementsietsidis, A., 2006, Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, Seoul, Korea, September 12-15, 2006. ACM, p. 1227-1230 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  5. Selectively Storing XML Data in Relations

    Fan, W. & Ma, L., 2006, Database and Expert Systems Applications: 17th International Conference, DEXA 2006, Kraków, Poland, September 4-8, 2006, Proceedings. Springer International Publishing, p. 22-32 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  6. Report on PODS 2013

    Fan, W., 2013, In : ACM SIGACT News. 44, 3, p. 69-71 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Incremental graph pattern matching

    Fan, W., Wang, X. & Wu, Y., 2013, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 38, 3, p. 18 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Towards certain fixes with editing rules and master data

    Fan, W., Li, J., Ma, S., Tang, N. & Yu, W., Apr 2012, In : VLDB Journal. 21, 2, p. 213-238 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Adaptive Asynchronous Parallelization of Graph Algorithms

    Fan, W., Lu, P., Luo, X., Xu, J., Yin, Q., Yu, W. & Xu, R., 27 May 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD'18). Texas, USA: ACM, p. 1141-1156 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  10. Parallel Reasoning of Graph Functional Dependencies

    Fan, W., Liu, X. & Cao, Y., 25 Oct 2018, 34th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering 2018 (ICDE). Paris, France: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 593-604 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  11. Adding Counting Quantifiers to Graph Patterns

    Fan, W., Wu, Y. & Xu, J., 2016, ACM SIGMOD Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 2016). ACM, p. 1215-1230 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  12. Querying Big Data by Accessing Small Data

    Fan, W., Geerts, F., Cao, Y., Deng, T. & Lu, P., 2015, Proceedings of the 34th ACM Symposium on Principles of Database Systems. New York, NY, USA: ACM, p. 173-184 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  13. Detecting Errors in Numeric Attributes

    Fan, G., Fan, W. & Geerts, F., 2014, Web-Age Information Management : 15th International Conference, WAIM 2014, Macau, China, June 16-18, 2014. Proceedings. Springer International Publishing, Vol. 8485. p. 125-137 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  14. Data Quality Problems beyond Consistency and Deduplication

    Fan, W., Geerts, F., Ma, S., Tang, N. & Yu, W., 2013, In Search of Elegance in the Theory and Practice of Computation - Essays Dedicated to Peter Buneman. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol. 8000. p. 237-249 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  15. Semandaq: a data quality system based on conditional functional dependencies

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Jia, X., 2008, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 1, 2, p. 1460-1463 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Graph pattern matching revised for social network analysis

    Fan, W., 2012, 15th International Conference on Database Theory, ICDT '12, Berlin, Germany, March 26-29, 2012. ACM, p. 8-21 14 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  17. Incremental Detection of Inconsistencies in Distributed Data

    Fan, W., Li, J., Tang, N. & Yu, W., 2012, IEEE 28th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2012), Washington, DC, USA (Arlington, Virginia), 1-5 April, 2012. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 318-329 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  18. Interaction between record matching and data repairing

    Fan, W., Li, J., Ma, S., Tang, N. & Yu, W., 2011, Proceedings of the ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data, SIGMOD 2011, Athens, Greece, June 12-16, 2011. ACM, p. 469-480 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  19. Conditional Dependencies: A Principled Approach to Improving Data Quality

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Jia, X., 2009, Dataspace: The Final Frontier: 26th British National Conference on Databases, BNCOD 26, Birmingham, UK, July 7-9, 2009. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol. 5588. p. 8-20 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  20. Foundations of Data Quality Management

    Fan, W. & Geerts, F., Jul 2012, In : Synthesis Lectures on Data Management. 4, 5, p. 1-217 217 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Capturing Missing Tuples and Missing Values

    Fan, W. & Geerts, F., 2010, PODS 2010: PROCEEDINGS OF THE TWENTY-NINTH ACM SIGMOD-SIGACT-SIGART SYMPOSIUM ON PRINCIPLES OF DATABASE SYSTEMS. NEW YORK: ASSOC COMPUTING MACHINERY, p. 169-178 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  22. Determining the currency of data

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Wijsen, J., 2011, PODS '11 Proceedings of the thirtieth ACM SIGMOD-SIGACT-SIGART symposium on Principles of database systems. New York, NY, USA: ACM, p. 71-82 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  23. Towards certain fixes with editing rules and master data

    Fan, W., Li, J., Ma, S., Tang, N. & Yu, W., Sep 2010, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 3, 1, p. 173-184 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Expressiveness and complexity of XML publishing transducers

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Neven, F., Dec 2008, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 33, 4, p. 1-49 49 p., 25.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Discovering Graph Functional Dependencies

    Fan, W., Hu, C., Liu, X. & Lu, P., 27 May 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD'18). Texas, USA: ACM, p. 427-439 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  26. GRAPE: Parallelizing Sequential Graph Computations

    Fan, W., Xu, J., Wu, Y., Yu, W. & Jiang, J., 31 Aug 2017, Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment 2017. 12 ed. Very Large Data Base Endowment Inc., Vol. 10. p. 1889-1892 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  27. Incremental Graph Computations: Doable and Undoable

    Fan, W., Hu, C. & Tian, C., 9 May 2017, SIGMOD '17 Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Conference on Management of Data. ACM, p. 155-169 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  28. Conflict resolution with data currency and consistency

    Fan, W., Geerts, F., Tang, N. & Yu, W., Aug 2014, In : Journal of Data and Information Quality. 5, 1-2, 37 p., 6.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Adding regular expressions to graph reachability and pattern queries

    Fan, W., Li, J., Ma, S., Tang, N. & Wu, Y., 2012, In : Frontiers of Computer Science. 6, 3, p. 313-338 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Querying Big Social Data

    Fan, W., 2013, Big Data: 29th British National Conference on Databases, BNCOD 2013, Oxford, UK, July 8-10, 2013. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol. 7968. p. 14-28 15 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  31. A Uniform Dependency Language for Improving Data Quality

    Fan, W. & Geerts, F., 2011, In : IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin. 34, 3, p. 34-42 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Graph Pattern Matching: From Intractable to Polynomial Time

    Fan, W., Li, J., Ma, S., Tang, N., Wu, Y. & Wu, Y., 2010, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 3, 1, p. 264-275 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Query preserving graph compression

    Fan, W., Li, J., Wang, X. & Wu, Y., 2012, Proceedings of the 2012 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data. New York, NY, USA: ACM, p. 157-168 12 p. (SIGMOD '12).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  34. Conditional functional dependencies for capturing data inconsistencies

    Fan, W., Geerts, F., Jia, X. & Kementsietsidis, A., Jun 2008, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 33, 2, p. 1-48 48 p., 6.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Query Translation from XPath to SQL in the Presence of Recursive DTDs

    Fan, W., Yu, J. X., Lu, H., Lu, J. & Rastogi, R., 2005, Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, Trondheim, Norway, August 30 - September 2, 2005. p. 337-348 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  36. Answering Pattern Queries Using Views

    Fan, W. & Wang, X., 1 Feb 2016, In : IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering. 28, 2, 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Specifying and Reasoning about Workflows with Path Constraints

    Fan, W. & Weinstein, S., 1999, Internet Applications: 5th International Computer Science Conference, ICSC'99, Hong Kong, China, December 13-15, 1999, Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol. 1749. p. 226-235 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  38. Integrity Constraints for XML

    Fan, W. & Siméon, J., 2000, Proceedings of the Nineteenth ACM SIGMOD-SIGACT-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, May 15-17, 2000, Dallas, Texas, USA. ACM, p. 23-34 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  39. Association Rules with Graph Patterns

    Fan, W., Wang, X., Wu, Y. & Xu, J., 1 Aug 2015, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 8, 12, p. 1502-1513 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Querying Big Graphs Within Bounded Resources

    Fan, W., Wang, X. & Wu, Y., 2014, Proceedings of the 2014 ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data. New York, NY, USA: ACM, p. 301-312 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  41. On Scale Independence for Querying Big Data

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Libkin, L., 2014, Proceedings of the 33rd ACM SIGMOD-SIGACT-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems. New York, NY, USA: ACM, p. 51-62 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  42. Diversified Top-k Graph Pattern Matching

    Fan, W., Wang, X. & Wu, Y., 2013, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 6, 13, p. 1510-1521 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. ExpFinder: Finding experts by graph pattern matching

    Fan, W., Wang, X. & Wu, Y., 2013, 29th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2013, Brisbane, Australia, April 8-12, 2013. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 1316-1319 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  44. Data Quality: Theory and Practice

    Fan, W., 2012, Web-Age Information Management: 13th International Conference, WAIM 2012, Harbin, China, August 18-20, 2012. Proceedings. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol. 7418. p. 1-16 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  45. Extending dependencies with conditions for data cleaning

    Fan, W., 2008, Proceedings of 8th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, CIT 2008, Sydney, Australia, July 8-11, 2008. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 185-190 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  46. Distributed Graph Simulation: Impossibility and Possibility

    Fan, W., Wang, X., Wu, Y. & Deng, D., 2014, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 7, 12, p. 1083-1094 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Dynamic constraints for record matching

    Fan, W., Gao, H., Jia, X., Li, J. & Ma, S., 2011, In : VLDB Journal. 20, 4, p. 495-520 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Reasoning about Record Matching Rules

    Fan, W., Jia, X., Li, J. & Ma, S., 2009, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 2, 1, p. 407-418 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Complexity and composition of synthesized web services

    Fan, W., Geerts, F., Gelade, W., Neven, F. & Poggi, A., 2008, Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh ACM SIGMOD-SIGACT-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, PODS 2008, June 9-11, 2008, Vancouver, BC, Canada. ACM, p. 231-240 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  50. Expressiveness and complexity of xml publishing transducers

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Neven, F., 2007, Proceedings of the Twenty-Sixth ACM SIGACT-SIGMOD-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, June 11-13, 2007, Beijing, China. ACM, p. 83-92 10 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution