People

Locarno-11062021

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