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Amgad Madkour

Ph.D. Student / Graduate Assistant
Department of Computer Sciences

Office: Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 2149 #24
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Im a Ph.D. student at the Department of Computer Science, Purdue University.  Im advised by Walid G. Aref.

Current Research

My current research addresses Big Data aspects of Linked Data. In specific, i focus on the volume and value aspects of Linked Data. First, i address scalability challenges of RDF Data. Second, i investigate novel analytical queries that can be issued over the Linked Data cloud.

Related Publications

  • Amgad Madkour, Walid Aref, Mohamed Mokbel, Saleh Basalamah, "Geotagging Non-Spatial Concepts
    ", ACM SIGSPATIAL MobiGIS 2015 [Paper][Slides]
  • Amgad Madkour, Walid G. Aref, Saleh Basalamah, "Knowledge Cubes - A Proposal for Scalable and Semantically-Guided Management of Big Data", IEEE BigData 2013 [Paper][Slides]

Research Interests

  • Data Management
  • Information Retrieval

Purdue University, Computer Sciences, 305 N. University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, Phone: (765) 494-6010, Fax: (765) 494-0739