Prof. Dr. Kurt Stockinger

Prof. Dr. Kurt Stockinger

Prof. Dr. Kurt Stockinger
ZHAW School of Engineering
Obere Kirchgasse 2 / Steinberggasse 12/14
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 49 79
kurt.stockinger@zhaw.ch

Personal profile

Management role

  • Head, Director of Studies MAS Data Science

Position at the ZHAW

Professor of Computer Science

http://init.zhaw.ch

Professional development teaching

Projects

Project team leader

Project team member

Publications

Peer-reviewed articles/chapters

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Large-Scale Data-Driven Financial Risk Assessment

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In: Martin Braschler; Thilo Stadelmann; Kurt Stockinger (Hg.). Data Science Applications. (In press). Berlin: Springer. Peer reviewed.

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ZNS - Efficient Query Processing with ZurichNoSQL

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Data and Knowledge Engineering. Peer reviewed.

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Applied data Science: Using Machine Learning for Alarm Verification

: A novel alarm verification service applying various machine learning algorithms can identify false alarms.

ERCIM News, 107, 10. Peer reviewed.

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Big Data Analytics in a Connected World

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Business Intelligence Journal, TDWI Peer reviewed.

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Data Scientist als Beruf

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Big Data – Grundlagen, Systeme und Nutzungspotenziale, Springer Verlag., Edition HMD 59-81. Peer reviewed.

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Toward Automatic Data Curation for Open Data

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ERCIM News, 100. 32-33. Peer reviewed.

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Data Science für Lehre, Forschung und Praxis

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Praxis der Wirtschaftsinformatik Peer reviewed.

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Applied Data Science in Europe

: Challenges for Academia in Keeping Up with a Highly Demanded Topic.

European Computer Science Summit Peer reviewed.

Non-peer-reviewed articles/chapters

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Applied Data Science: Using Machine Learning for Alarm Verification (Extended Version)

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Technical Report: Zurich University of Applied Sciences

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Data-Driven Financial System Modeling (DatFisMo)

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In: PWC Swiss Data Week 2014. Workshop. (05.05.2014). Zürich: Big Data Week.

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Evaluation of Query Processing with Impala for Mixed Workloads

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In: . Winterthur: Technical Report: Zurich University of Applied Sciences.

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Data Scientists - Die neuen Helden des 21. Jahrhunderts?

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Tagesanzeiger

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Book Chapters and Journals:

Lukas Blunschi, Claudio Jossen, Donald Kossmann, Magdalini Mori, Kurt Stockinger. SODA: Generating SQL for Business Users. Proceedings of Very Large Databases PVLDB 5(10): 932-943 (2012).

Markus Ehrenmann, Roland Pieringer, Kurt Stockinger. Is there a Cure-All for Business Analytics? Case Studies of Exemplary Businesses in Banking, Telecommunications, and Retail. Business Intelligence Journal, 2012.

Kesheng Wu, Arie Shoshani, Kurt Stockinger: Analyses of Multi-Level and Multi-Component Compressed Bitmap Indexes. ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS) 35(1): 2010.

Kurt Stockinger, John Cieslewicz, Kesheng Wu, Doron Rotem, and Arie Shoshani. Using Bitmap Indexing Technology for Combined Numerical and Text Queries. New Trends in Data Warehousing and Data Analysis, Annals of Information Systems. Vol 3. Pages 1-23. 2009.

Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Bitmap Indices for Data Warehouses, in Wrembel R., Koncilia Ch.: Data Warehouses and OLAP: Concepts, Architectures and Solutions. Idea Group, Inc. 2007

Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Rene Brun, Philippe Canal, Bitmap Indices for Fast End-User Physics Analysis in ROOT, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, April 2006, Elsevier.

Peter Kunszt, Erwin Laure, Heinz Stockinger, and Kurt Stockinger. File-based Replica Management, Future Generation Computer Systems, 22(1):115-123, 2005, Elsevier.

Andrea Domenici, Flavia Donno, Gianni Pucciani, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger. Replica Consistency in a Data Grid, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Volume 534, Issues 1-2, 21, November 2004, Elsevier.

Erwin Laure, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger, Performance Engineering in Data Grids, Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, 17(2-4):171-191, February-April 2005

Kurt Stockinger with WP2 Team, Replica Management in the EU DataGrid Project, International Journal of Grid Computing, 2(4):341-351, 2004.

David G. Cameron, Ruben Carvajal-Schiaffino, A. Paul Millar, Caitriana Nicholson, Kurt Stockinger, Floriano Zini, Analysis of Scheduling and Replica Optimization Strategies for Data Grids using OptorSim, International Journal of Grid Computing, 2(1): 57-69, 2004.

William H. Bell, David G. Cameron, Luigi Capozza, A. Paul Millar, Kurt Stockinger, Floriano Zini, OptorSim - A Grid Simulator for Studying Dynamic Data Replication Strategies, International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications, Vol.17 (4), 2003.



Conference Proceedings:

Claudio Jossen, Lukas Blunschi, Donald Kossmann, Magdalini Mori, Kurt Stockinger. The Credit Suisse Meta-Data Warehouse. International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2012), April 2012.

Lukas Blunschi, Claudio Jossen, Donald Kossmann, Magdalini Mori, Kurt Stockinger. Data-Thirsty Business Analysts need SODA – Search Over Data Warehouse. ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2011), October 2011.

Kesheng Wu, Sean Ahern, E. Wes Bethel, Jacqueline Chen, Hank Childs, Estelle Cormier-Michel, Cameron Geddes, Junmin Gu, Hans Hagen, Bernd Hamann, Wendy Koegler, Jerome Lauret, Jeremy Meredith, Peter Messmer, Ekow Otoo, Victor Perevoztchikov, Arthur Poskanzer, Prabhat, Oliver Rubel, Arie Shoshani, Alexander Sim, Kurt Stockinger, Gunther Weber, and Wei-Ming Zhang. FastBit: Interactively Searching Massive Data. In Proc. SciDAC 2009.

Kesheng Wu, Kurt Stockinger, and Arie Shoshani. Breaking the Curse of Cardinality on Bitmap Indexes. International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM 2008), July 2008, Hong Kong, China, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Rishi Sinha, Marianne Winslett, Kesheng Wu, Kurt Stockinger, and Arie Shoshani. Adaptive Bitmap Indexes for Space-Constrained Systems. ICDE 2008, pages 1418¯¯1420.

Frederick Reiss, Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Arie Shoshani, Joseph M. Hellerstein, Enabling Real-Time Querying of Live and Historical Stream Data, International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM 2007), Banff, Canada, July 2007, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Adelmann, A. Gsell, B. Oswald, T. Schietinger, W. Bethel, J.M. Shalf, C. Siegerist, K. Stockinger. Progress on H5Part: A Portable High Performance Parallel Data Interface for Electromagnetics Simulations, Particle Accelerator Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, June 2007, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Kurt Stockinger, E. Wes Bethel, Scott Campbell, Eli Dart, Kesheng Wu. Detecting Distributed Scans Using High-Performance Query-Driven Visualization. Supercomputing (SC06), Tampa, Florida, USA, November 2006, IEEE Computer Society Press.

E. Wes Bethel, Scott Campbell, Eli Dart, Kurt Stockinger and Kesheng Wu. Accelerating Network Traffic Analysis Using Query-Driven Visualization. Symposium on Visual Analytics Science and Technology (VAST), Baltimore, Maryland, USA, October 31 - November 2, 2006, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Luke Gosink, John Shalf, Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Wes Bethel, HDF5-FastQuery: Accelerating Complex Queries on HDF Datasets using Fast Bitmap Indices, International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM 2006), Vienna, Austria, July 2006, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Doron Rotem, Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Minimizing I/O Costs of Multi-Dimensional Queries with Bitmap Indices, International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM 2006), Vienna, Austria, July 2006, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Kurt Stockinger et al., Network Traffic Analysis With Query Driven Visualization - SC 2005 HPC Analytics Results, Supercomputing 2005 (HPC Analytics Challenge), Seattle, Washington, USA, November 2005, ACM Press.

Doron Rotem, Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Optimizing Candidate Check Costs for Bitmap Indices, Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2005), Bremen, Germany, November 2005, ACM Press.

Kurt Stockinger, John Shalf, Kesheng Wu, Wes Bethel, Query-Driven Visualization of Large Data Sets, IEEE Visualization, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, October 2005, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Arie Shoshani, Alex Sim, Kurt Stockinger, RRS: Replica Registration Service for Data Grids, VLDB Workshop on Data Management in Grids, Trondheim, Norway, September 2005, Springer Verlag.

Doron Rotem, Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Optimizing I/O Costs of Multi-Dimensional Queries using Bitmap Indices, International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2005), Copenhagen, Denmark, August 2005, Springer Verlag.

Kurt Stockinger, John Shalf, Wes Bethel, Kesheng Wu, DEX: Increasing the Capability of Scientific Data Analysis Pipelines by Using Efficient Bitmap Indices to Accelerate Scientific Visualization, International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM 2005), Santa Barbara, California, USA, June 2005, IEEE Computer Society Press.

David G. Cameron, Ruben Carvajal-Schiaffino, A. Paul Millar, Caitriana Nicholson, Kurt Stockinger, Floriano Zini, OptorSim: A Simulation Tool for Scheduling and Replica Optimization in Data Grids, International Conference for Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP 2004), Interlaken, Switzerland, September 2004.

Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Arie Shoshani, Evaluation Strategies for Bitmap Indices with Binning, International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2004), Zaragoza, Spain, September 2004, Springer-Verlag.

Kurt Stockinger with WP2 Team, Data Management Services in the European DataGrid Project, eScience All Hands Meeting, Nottingham, UK, September 2004.

Heinz Stockinger, Flavia Donno, Roberto Puccinelli, Kurt Stockinger. Data Grid Tutorials with Hands-on Experience,1st International Workshop on Grid Education (Grid.Edu 2004), Chicago, Illinois, April 2004, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Paul Graham, Matti Heikkurinen, Jarek Nabrzyski, Ariel Oleksiak, Mark Parsons, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger, Maciej Stroinski, Jan Weglar,EU Funded Grid Development in Europe. 2nd Europen Across Grids Conference, Nicosia, Cyprus, January 2004. Springer Verlag.

David G. Cameron, Ruben Carvajal-Schiaffino, A. Paul Millar, Caitriana Nicholson, Kurt Stockinger, Floriano Zini, Evaluating Scheduling and Replica Optimization Strategies in OptorSim, International Workshop on Grid Computing (Grid 2003), Phoenix, Arizona, November 2003, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Kurt Stockinger, Heinz Stockinger, Lukasz Dutka, Renata Slota, Darin Nikolow, Jacek Kitowski, Access Cost Estimation for Unified Grid Storage Systems, International Workshop on Grid Computing (Grid 2003), Phoenix, Arizona, November 2003, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Peter Kunszt, Erwin Laure, Heinz Stockinger, and Kurt Stockinger. Advanced Replica Management with Reptor, International Conference on Parallel Processing and Applied Mathematics, Czestochowa, Poland, September 2003, Springer-Verlag.

David G. Cameron, Ruben Carvajal-Schiaffino, A. Paul Millar, Caitriana Nicholson, Kurt Stockinger, Floriano Zini, UK Grid Simulation with OptorSim, e-Science All-Hands Meeting, Nottingham, UK, September 2003.

William H. Bell, David G. Cameron, Ruben Carvajal-Schiaffino, A. Paul Millar, Kurt Stockinger, and Floriano Zini. Evaluation of an Economy-Based File Replication Strategy for a Data Grid. In International Workshop on Agent based Cluster and Grid Computing at CCGrid 2003, Tokyo, Japan, May 2003. IEEE Computer Society Press.

Kurt Stockinger with WP2 Team, Next-Generation EU DataGrid Data Management Services, International Conference for Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP 2003), La Jolla, CA, USA, March 2003.

Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, and Arie Shoshani. Strategies for Processing ad-hoc Queries on Large Data Warehouses. Proc of ACM Fifth International Workshop on Data Warehousing and OLAP (DOLAP 2002), McLean, VA, USA, November 2002. ACM Press.

William H. Bell, David G. Cameron, Luigi Capozza, A. Paul Millar, Kurt Stockinger, Floriano Zini, Simulation of Dynamic Grid Replication Strategies in OptorSim, Proc. of the ACM/IEEE Workshop on Grid Computing (Grid 2002), Baltimore, USA, November 2002. Springer-Verlag.

Ann L. Chervenak, Ewa Deelman, Ian Foster, Adriana Iamnitchi, Carl Kesselman, Wolfgang Hoschek, Peter Kunszt, Matei Ripeanu, Bob Schwartzkopf, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger and Brian Tierney, Giggle: A Framework for Constructing Scalable Replica Location Services, Proc. of the IEEE Supercomputing Conference (SC 2002), Baltimore, USA, November 2002. IEEE Computer Society Press.

Kurt Stockinger. Bitmap Indices for Speeding Up High-Dimensional Data Analysis, International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2002), Aix-en-Provence, France, September 2002, Springer-Verlag.

Mark Carman, Floriano Zini, Luciano Serafini, Kurt Stockinger, Towards an Economy-Based Optimization of File Access and Replication on a Data Grid, International Workshop on Agent based Cluster and Grid Computing at International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid (CCGrid 2002), Berlin, Germany, May 2002, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Kurt Stockinger, Performance Analysis of Generic Tags vs. Sliced Tags in HepODBMS, International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP 2001), Beijing, China, September 2001.

J. J. Bunn, T. Hickey, K. Holtman, I. Legrand, V. Litvin, H. Newman, A. Samar, C. Steenberg, K.Stockinger, R. Wilkinson, Progress in Grid R&D at Caltech for CMS, International Conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics (CHEP 2001), Beijing, China, September 2001.

Dirk Düllmann, Wolfgang Hoschek, Javier Jean-Martinez, Asad Samar, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger. Models for Replica Synchronization and Consistency in a Data Grid, 10th IEEE Symposium on High Performance and Distributed Computing (HPDC 2001), San Francisco, CA, USA, August 7-9, 2001, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Kurt Stockinger, Design and Implementation of Bitmap Indices for Scientific Data, International Data Engineering and Applications Symposium (IDEAS 2001), Grenoble, France, July 2001, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Luciano Serafini, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger, Floriano Zini, Agent-Based Query Optimization in a Grid Environment, IASTED International Conference on Applied Informatics, Innsbruck, Austria, February 2001.

Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger, Erich Schikuta, Ian Willers. Towards a Cost Model for Distributed and Replicated Data Stores. 9th Euromicro Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Processing (PDP 2001), Mantova, Italy, February 2001, IEEE Computer Society Press.

Wolfgang Hoschek, Javier Jaen-Martinez,Asad Samar, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger. Data Management in an International Data Grid Project. ACM International Workshop on Grid Computing (Grid 2000), Bangalore, India, December 2000, IEEE Computer Society Press.(distinguished paper award)

Kurt Stockinger, Dirk Duellmann, Wolfgang Hoschek, Erich Schikuta. Improving the Performance of High Energy Physics Analysis through Bitmap Indices. 11th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 2000), London - Greenwich, UK, September 2000. Springer-Verlag.

Kurt Stockinger, Erich Schikuta. ViMPIOS, A "Truly" Portable MPI-IO Implementation. Euromicro Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Processing (PDP 2000), Rhodos, Greece, January 2000. IEEE Computer Society Press.

Kurt Stockinger, Erich Schikuta, Thomas Fuerle, and Helmut Wanek. Design and Analysis of Parallel Disk Accesses in ViPIOS, In Proc. of the 2nd International Conference on Parallel Computing Systems PCS'99, Ensenada, Mexico, August 1999.

Thomas Fuerle, Erich Schikuta, Christoph Loeffelhardt, Kurt Stockinger, and Helmut Wanek. On the Implementation of a Portable, Client-Server Based MPI-IO Interface. In Proc. of the EuroPVM/MPI98, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Liverpool, UK, September 1998. Springer-Verlag.

Erich Schikuta, Thomas Fuerle, Kurt Stockinger, and Helmut Wanek. On the Performance and Scalability of Client-Server Based Disk I/O, 1998 SPAA Revue, Puerto Valarte, Mexico, June 1998.


Technical Reports:

Kurt Stockinger, Doron Rotem, Arie Shoshani, Kesheng Wu, Analyzing Enron Data: Bitmap Indexing Outperforms MySQL Queries by Several Orders of Magnitude, Technical Report, LBNL-59437, Berkeley Lab, Berkeley, California, January 2006.

Doron Rotem, Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Efficient Binning for Bitmap Indices on HighCardinality Attributes, Technical Report, LBNL-56936, Berkeley Lab, Berkeley California, November 2004.

Kurt Stockinger, Kesheng Wu, Improved Searching for Spatial Features in Spatio-Temporal Data, Technical Report, LBNL-56376, Berkeley Lab, Berkeley, California, September 2004.

Kurt Stockinger with WP2 Team, Final Evaluation Report for Data Management, Technical Report, DataGrid-02-D2.6, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland, December 2003.

Peter Kunszt, Erwin Laure, Heinz Stockinger, and Kurt Stockinger. Replica Management with Reptor. Technical Report, DataGrid-02-TED-030408, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland, April 2003.

William H. Bell, David G. Cameron, Luigi Capozza, A. Paul Millar, Kurt Stockinger, and Floriano Zini. Design of a Replica Optimization Framework. Technical Report, DataGrid-02-TED-021215, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland, December 2002.

Luigi Capozza, Kurt Stockinger, and Floriano Zini. Preliminary Evaluation of Revenue Prediction Functions for Economically-Effective File Replication. Technical Report, DataGrid-02-TED-020724, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland, July 2002.

Leanne Guy, Peter Kunszt, Erwin Laure, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger, Replica Management in Data Grids, Technical Report, Global Grid Forum - GGF5, Edinburgh, Scotland, July 2002.

Ian Bird, Bryan Hess, Andy Kowalski, Don Petravick, Rich Wellner, Junmin Gu, Ekow Otoo, Alex Romosan, Alex Sim, Arie Shoshani,Wolfgang Hoschek, Peter Kunszt, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger, Brian Tierney, Jean-Philippe Baud, SRM Joint Functional Design Summary of Recommendations, Technical Report, Global Grid Forum - GGF4, Toronto, Canada, February 2002.

Ann Chervenak, Ewa Deelman, Ian Foster, Wolfgang Hoschek, Adriana Iamnitchi, Carl Kesselman, Peter Kunszt, Matei Ripeanu, Heinz Stockinger Kurt Stockinger, and Brian Tierney. Giggle: A Framework for Constructing Scalable Replica Location Services. Technical Report, Global Grid Forum - GGF4, Toronto, Canada, February 2002.

Mark Carman, Floriano Zini, Luciano Serafini, Kurt Stockinger, Towards an Economy-Based Optimization of File Access and Replication on a Data Grid, Technical Report, TR-01 12-04, IRST, Trento, Italy, Dec. 2001

Kurt Stockinger, Multi-Dimensional Bitmap Indices for Optimising Data Access within Object Oriented Databases at CERN, Ph.D. Thesis, University of Vienna, Austria, November 2001

Paolo Busetta, Mark Carman, Luciano Serafini, Kurt Stockinger, Floriano Zini, Grid Query Optimisation in the Data Grid, Technical Report, TR-01 09-01, IRST, Trento, Italy, Sept. 2001

Erich Schikuta, Helmut Wanek, Heinz Stockinger, Kurt Stockinger, Thomas Fuerle, Oliver Jorns, Christoph Loeffelhardt, Peter Brezany, Minh Dang, and Thomas Mueck. Vienna Input Output System (ViPIOS). Report for research Project P11006-MAT, Vienna, Austria, December 1998.