Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


September 2011 Vol. 34 No. 3   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Letter from the Special Issue Editors   Xin Luna Dong and Wang-Chiew Tan 2

Special Issue on Towards Quality Data with Fusion and Cleaning

Truthfulness Analysis of Fact Statements Using the Web   Xian Li, Weiyi Meng, Clement Yu 3
Corroborating Information from Web Sources   Amélie Marian, Minji Wu 11
Eliminating NULLs with Subsumption and Complementation    
    Jens Bleiholder, Melanie Herschel, Felix Naumann 18
Efficient and Effective Analysis of Data Quality using Pattern Tableaux    
    Lukasz Golab, Flip Korn, Divesh Srivastava 26
Uniform Dependency Language for Improving Data Quality   Wenfei Fan, Floris Geerts 34
Towards a Domain Independent Platform for Data Cleaning    
    Arvind Arasu, Surajit Chaudhuri, Zhimin Chen, Kris Ganjam, Raghav Kaushik, Vivek Narasayya 43
Developments in Generic Entity Resolution   Steven Euijong Whang, Hector Garcia-Molina 51
Extracting, Linking and Integrating Data from Public Sources: A Financial Case Study    
    Doug Burdick, Mauricio Hernández, Howard Ho, Georgia  
    Koutrika, Rajasekar Krishnamurthy, Lucian Popa, Ioana R. Stanoi, Shivakumar Vaithyanathan, Sanjiv Das 60

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