Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Wenfei Fan

Personal Chair in Web Data Management

  1. 2012
  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. On the Complexity of View Update Analysis and Its Application to Annotation Propagation

    Cong, G., Fan, W., Geerts, F., Li, J. & Luo, J., 2012, In : IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering. 24, 3, p. 506-519 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Partial Evaluation for Distributed XPath Query Processing and Beyond

    Cong, G., Fan, W., Kementsietsidis, A., Li, J. & Liu, X., 2012, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 37, 4, p. 32-75 43 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Performance Guarantees for Distributed Reachability Queries

    Fan, W., Wang, X. & Wu, Y., 2012, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 5, 11, p. 1304-1315 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 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

  9. View determinacy for preserving selected information in data transformations

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Zheng, L., Mar 2012, In : Information Systems. 37, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. 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

  11. On the complexity of package recommendation problems

    Deng, T., Fan, W. & Geerts, F., 21 May 2012, Proceedings of the 31st ACM SIGMOD-SIGACT-SIGART Symposium on Principles of Database Systems, PODS 2012, Scottsdale, AZ, USA, May 20-24, 2012. ACM, p. 261-272 12 p.

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

  12. 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

  13. Determining the Currency of Data

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Wijsen, J., Dec 2012, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 37, 4, 46 p., 25.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Determining the Currency of Data

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Wijsen, J., 1 Dec 2012, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 37, 4, p. 1-46

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. 2013
  16. 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

  17. Determining the relative accuracy of attributes

    Cao, Y., Fan, W. & Yu, W., 2013, Proceedings of the ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data, SIGMOD 2013, New York, NY, USA, June 22-27, 2013. ACM, p. 565-576 12 p.

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

  18. 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

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. Making Queries Tractable on Big Data with Preprocessing

    Fan, W., Geerts, F. & Neven, F., 2013, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 6, 9, p. 685-696 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. On the Complexity of Package Recommendation Problems

    Deng, T., Fan, W. & Geerts, F., 2013, In : SIAM Journal on Computing. 42, 5, p. 1940-1986 57 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. On the Complexity of Query Result Diversification

    Deng, T. & Fan, W., 2013, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 6, 8, p. 577-588 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. On the aggregation problem for synthesized Web services

    Deng, T., Fan, W., Libkin, L. & Wu, Y., 2013, In : Journal of Computer and System Sciences. 79, 6, p. 873-891 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. 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

  26. Report on PODS 2013

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Inferring data currency and consistency for conflict resolution

    Fan, W., Geerts, F., Tang, N. & Yu, W., Apr 2013, 29th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE 2013, Brisbane, Australia, April 8-12, 2013. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 470-481 12 p.

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

  28. 2014
  29. Answering graph pattern queries using views

    Fan, W., Wang, X. & Wu, Y., 2014, IEEE 30th International Conference on Data Engineering, Chicago, ICDE 2014, IL, USA, March 31 - April 4, 2014. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 184-195 12 p.

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

  30. Bounded Conjunctive Queries

    Cao, Y., Fan, W., Wo, T. & Yu, W., 2014, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 7, 12, p. 1231-1242 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. 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

  32. 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

  33. Extending inclusion dependencies with conditions

    Ma, S., Fan, W. & Bravo, L., 2014, In : Theoretical Computer Science. 515, p. 64-95 32 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Incremental Detection of Inconsistencies in Distributed Data

    Fan, W., Li, J., Tang, N. & Yu, W., 2014, In : IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering. 26, 6, p. 1367-1383 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. 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

  36. On the Complexity of Query Result Diversification

    Deng, T. & Fan, W., 2014, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 39, 2, p. 15 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Querying Big Data: Bridging Theory and Practice

    Fan, W. & Huai, J., 2014, In : Journal of Computer Science and Technology. 29, 5, p. 849-869 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. 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

  39. Strong simulation: Capturing topology in graph pattern matching

    Ma, S., Cao, Y., Fan, W., Huai, J. & Wo, T., 2014, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 39, 1, p. 4 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Interaction between Record Matching and Data Repairing

    Fan, W., Ma, S., Tang, N. & Yu, W., May 2014, In : Journal of Data and Information Quality. 4, 4, p. 16 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. On the Complexity of Query Result Diversification

    Deng, T. & Fan, W., 26 May 2014, In : ACM Transactions on Database Systems. 39, 2, p. 1-46 46 p., 15.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 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

  43. On the Data Complexity of Relative Information Completeness

    Cao, Y., Deng, T., Fan, W. & Geerts, F., Sep 2014, In : Information Systems. 45, p. 18-34 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. 2015
  45. Data Quality: From Theory to Practice

    Fan, W., 2015, In : SIGMOD Rec.. 44, 3, p. 7-18 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. 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

  47. Virtual Network Mapping: A Graph Pattern Matching Approach

    Cao, Y., Fan, W. & Ma, S., 2015, Data Science: 30th British International Conference on Databases, BICOD 2015, Edinburgh, UK, July 6-8, 2015, Proceedings. Maneth, S. (ed.). Springer International Publishing, p. 49-61 13 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 9147).

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

  48. On recommendation problems beyond points of interest

    Deng, T., Fan, W. & Geerts, F., Mar 2015, In : Information Systems. 48, p. 64-88 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Making pattern queries bounded in big graphs

    Cao, Y., Fan, W., Huai, J. & Huang, R., 1 Apr 2015, Data Engineering (ICDE), 2015 IEEE 31st International Conference on. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 161-172 12 p.

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

  50. Extending Conditional Dependencies with Built-in Predicates

    Ma, S., Duan, L., Fan, W., Hu, C. & Chen, W., 30 Jun 2015, In : IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering. 27, 12, p. 3274 - 3288 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. Keys for Graphs

    Fan, W., Fan, Z., Tian, C. & Dong, X. L., Aug 2015, In : Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment (PVLDB). 8, 12, p. 1590-1601 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. 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

  53. 2016
  54. 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

  55. An Effective Syntax for Bounded Relational Queries

    Cao, Y. & Fan, W., 2016, ACM SIGMOD Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD 2016). ACM, p. 599-614 16 p.

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