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

New paper

Big Data and Its Technical Challenges, in Communications of the ACM (July 2014). 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


Fall 2014
CS 1655 - Secure Data Management and Web Applications

Recent News

September 18, 2014:
PHDs_supervised++;    Roxana Gheorghiu's PhD dissertation, entitled Unifying Qualitative and Quantitative Database Preferences to Enhance Query Personalization, is officially approved.#students

August 20, 2014:
I participated in the discussion on Building a More Resilient Pittsburgh that was organized by the City of Pittsburgh, as part of the City's application for the 100 Resilient Cities Challenge. [video]#pittsburgh

July 25, 2014:
Attending the 12th Hellenic Data Management Symposium and participating in the panel, ``Big Data from a DB researcher's point of view: hype or opportunity?'' [slides] #panels

July 1, 2014:
Our paper, Big Data and Its Technical Challenges is published in the Communications of the ACM (July 2014 -- DOI: 10.1145/2611567). The paper has a companion web site at #papers

June 25, 2014:
Call for Research papers for ACM SIGMOD 2015 is out -- I am a Group Leader in the Program Committee.#service

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