Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Conceptual Modelling and Its Theoretical Foundations

Essays Dedicated to Bernhard Thalheim on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday

Editors: Düsterhöft, Antje, Klettke, Meike, Schewe, Klaus-Dieter (Eds.)

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This Festschrift, published in honor of Bernhard Thalheim on the occasion of his 60th birthday presents 20 articles by colleagues from all over the world with whom Bernhard Thalheim had cooperation in various respects; also included is a scientific biography contributed by the volume editors. The 20 contributions reflect the breadth and the depth of the work of Bernhard Thalheim in conceptual modeling and database theory during his scientific career spanning more than 35 years of active research. In particular, ten articles are focusing on topics like database dependency theory, object-oriented databases, triggers, abstract state machines, database and information systems design, web semantics, and business processes.

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Dedication to a Theory of Modelling

    Düsterhöft, Antje (et al.)

    Pages 1-6

  • What about Constraints in RDF?

    Paredaens, Jan

    Pages 7-18

  • Some Remarks on Relational Database Schemes Having Few Minimal Keys

    Biskup, Joachim

    Pages 19-28

  • Random Databases with Correlated Data

    Katona, Gyula O. H.

    Pages 29-35

  • Statistical Inference for Rényi Entropy Functionals

    Källberg, David (et al.)

    Pages 36-51

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Conceptual Modelling and Its Theoretical Foundations
Book Subtitle
Essays Dedicated to Bernhard Thalheim on the Occasion of his 60th Birthday
Editors
  • Antje Düsterhöft
  • Meike Klettke
  • Klaus-Dieter Schewe
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
7260
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-28279-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-28279-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-28278-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 329
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