Alexandros Labrinidis     (Αλέξανδρος Λαμπρινίδης)
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Pittsburgh
Co-Director, Advanced Data Management Technologies Laboratory
Adjunct Associate Professor, Computer Science Department, Carnegie Mellon University

Paper spotlight

Big Data and Its Technical Challenges, in Communications of the ACM, July 2014 (over 8,500 downloads from ACM DL). Companion web site at

Research Interests

Big data, user-centric data management, scientific data management, data stream management systems, data-intensive computing, collaborative systems, quality of data/quality of service, the deep Web.

Research Projects


Spring 2015
CS 1699 - Fundamentals of Data Science NEW
Fall 2014
CS 1655 - Secure Data Management and Web Applications

Recent News

July 8, 2015:
Participating in the Panel on ``Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering vs Big Data'' of the 27th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering #panels

June 9, 2015:
New paper: Focused crawling for the hidden web by Panagiotis Liakos, Alexandros Ntoulas, Alexandros Labrinidis, and Alex Delis, published in the World Wide Web Journal. #papers

June 1, 2015:
If you are attending, ACM SIGMOD 2015, come see our demo: CE-Storm: Confidential Elastic Processing of Data Streams on Wednesday (10:30am - 12:10pm) or Thursday (3:40 - 5:20pm) #demos

May 26, 2015:
New paper: Unifying Qualitative and Quantitative Database Preferences to Enhance Query Personalization by Roxana Gheorghiu, Alexandros Labrinidis, Panos K. Chrysanthis, presented at ExploreDB 2015. #papers

May 26, 2015:
New paper: Preferential Diversity by Xiaoyu Ge, Panos K. Chrysanthis, Alexandros Labrinidis, presented at ExploreDB 2015. #papers

May 1, 2015:
New demo paper: CE-Storm: Confidential Elastic Processing of Data Streams by Nick Katsipoulakis, Cory Thoma, Eric Gratta, Alexandros Labrinidis, Adam Lee, Panos Chrysanthis, to be demonstrated at ACM SIGMOD 2015. #papers

March 2, 2015:
New paper: CryptStream: Cryptographic Access Controls for Streaming Data (short paper), by Cory Thoma, Adam Lee, and Alexandros Labrinidis, presented at ACM CODASPY 2015. #papers

January 8, 2015:
Gave a talk at IBM Almaden on Handling Big Streaming Data with DILoS. #talks

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