Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


March 2010 Vol. 33 No. 1   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Letter from the Special Issue Editor   Beng Chin Ooi 2

Special Issue on Keyword Search

Enhancing Search with Structure   Soumen Chakrabarti, Sunita Sarawagi and S. Sudarshan 3
Searching RDF Graphs with SPARQL and Keywords    
    Shady Elbassuoni, Maya Ramanath, Ralf Schenkel and Gerhard Weikum 16
Weighted Set-Based String Similarity   Marios Hadjieleftheriou and Divesh Srivastava 25
Search-As-You-Type: Opportunities and Challenges   Chen Li and Guoliang Li 37
Query Results Ready, NowWhat?   Ziyang Liu and Yi Chen 46
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Keyword Search   William Webber 54
Enhancing Keyword Search in Relational Databases Using Nearly Duplicate Records    
    Xiaochun Yang, Bin Wang, Guoren Wang and Ge Yu 60
Keyword Search in Relational Databases: A Survey   Jeffrey Xu Yu, Lu Qin and Lijun Chang 67

Announcements and Notices

VLDB 2010 Conference   79
ICDE 2011 Conference   backcover