Bulletin of the Technical Committee on


September 2012 Vol. 35 No. 3   IEEE Computer Society


Letter from the Editor-in-Chief   David Lomet 1
Message from the TCDE Chair Nominating Committee   Paul Larson and Masaru Kitsuregawa 3
Election for Chair of IEEE Computer Society TC on Data Engineering   Carrie Walsh 3
TCDE Chair Candidate Malu Castelanos   Malu Castelanos 4
TCDE Chair Candidate Kyu-Young Whang   Kyu-Young Whang 5
Letter from the Special Issue Editors   Juliana Freire 6

Special Issue on Data Management beyond Database Systems

Data Management for Journalism   Alon Halevy and Susan McGregor 7
Advancing Declarative Query in the Long Tail of Science   Bill Howe and Daniel Halperin 16
Managing Data for Visual Analytics: Opportunities and Challenges   Jean-Daniel Fekete and Claudio Silva 27
Usability, Databases, and HCI   Fei Li and H. V. Jagadish 37
Big Data Methods for Computational Linguistics   Gerhard  
    Weikum, Johannes Hoffart, Ndapandula Nakashole, Marc Spaniol, Fabian Suchanek, Mohamed Amir Yosef 46
Bisque: Advances in Bioimage Databases    
    Kristian Kvilekval, Dmitry Fedorov, Utkarsh Gaur, Steve Goff, Nirav Merchant, B.S. Manjunath, Ambuj Singh 56

Announcements and Notices

Self-Managing Database Systems (SMDB) 2013 Workshop   65
Data Management in the Cloud (DMC) 2013 Workshop   66
International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE)   backcover