People

Head of Data Systems and Theory Group

Administrator

  • Samantha O'Farrell (ofarrell@ifi.uzh.ch; +41 44 635 67 58)

Senior Research and Teaching Assistants

  • Dr. Ahmet Kara
    • PhD in Computer Science (Technical University of Dortmund, Germany) on Logics and Automata on data words and data trees and their applications in formal system verification
    • Research interests: principles of factorized computation; incremental view maintenance
  • Dr. Nils Vortmeier
    • PhD in Computer Science (Technical University of Dortmund, Germany) on dynamic descriptive complexity theory
    • Research interests: foundations of databases; incremental view maintenance

PhD Students

  • Nadia Knorozova (PhD student, Zurich)
    • BA in Computer Science (University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, USA), MSc in Computer Science (University of Oxford, UK)
    • Software Engineer: General Mills, Inc (Minneapolis); LogicBlox, Inc (Atlanta)
    • Research interests: databases and machine learning
  • Antonia Kormpa (PhD student, Oxford)
    • BSc in Computer Engineering and Informatics, MSc in Computer Science (University of Patras, Greece)
    • Research interests: spatial joins
  • Haozhe Zhang (Assistant, Zurich; PhD student, Oxford)
    • MSc in Computer Science (University of Oxford, UK)
    • Research interests: incremental view maintenance
  • Dorde Zivanovic (PhD student, Oxford)
    • MSc in Electrical engineering and Computer Science and BSc in Electrical engineering (University of Belgrade, Serbia)
    • Research interests: in-database linear algebra

Alumni

Alumni of Prof. Dr. Dan Olteanu at the Universities of Oxford, Saarland, and Munich