Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


March 2007 Vol. 30 No. 1   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Letter from the Outgoing TCDE Chair   Erich Neuhold 2
Letter from the Incoming TCDE Chair   Per-Åke (Paul) Larson 2
Letter from the Outgoing ICDE Steering Committee Chair   Erich Neuhold 3
Letter from the Incoming ICDE Steering Committee Chair   Calton Pu 3
Letter from the Special Issue Editor   Jayant Haritsa 4

Special Issue on Multi-lingual Information Systems

Rethinking Full-Text Search for Multi-lingual Databases   Jeffrey Sorensen, Salim Roukos 5
Regular Expression Matching for Multi-script Databases   Sudeshna Sarkar 17
Mapping and Structural Analysis of Multi-lingual Wordnets    
    J. Ramanand, Akshay Ukey, Brahm Kiran Singh, Pushpak Bhattacharyya 30
Multi-lingual Semantic Matching with OrdPath in Relational Systems   A. Kumaran, Peter Carlin 44
Multi-lingual Indexing Support for CLIR using Language Modeling   Prasad Pingali, Vasudeva Varma 57

Announcements and Notices

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