Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Gerald Ehmayer, Gerti Kappel, Siegfried Reich
    Pages 1-15
  3. John Debenham
    Pages 48-57
  4. Ladjel Bellatreche, Kamalakar Karlapalem, Ana Simonet
    Pages 58-67
  5. Mohammed Benattou, Lotfi Lakhal
    Pages 68-80
  6. Jean-Yves Gay, Le Gruenwald
    Pages 81-90
  7. Tarik Bouaziz, Janne Karvonen, Antti Pesonen, Antoni Wolski
    Pages 91-100
  8. Mohammad Said Desouki, Ana Simonet, Michel Simonet
    Pages 101-111
  9. Marie-Christine Fauvet, Jean-François Canavaggio, Pierre-Claude Scholl
    Pages 112-121
  10. Bernard Faure, Maguelonne Teisseire, Rosine Cicchetti
    Pages 122-131
  11. Oscar Pastor, Emilio Insfrán, Vicente Pelechano, Susana Ramírez
    Pages 132-141
  12. C. Oussalah, M. Magnan, S. Vauttier
    Pages 152-161
  13. Sin Yeung Lee, Tok Wang Ling
    Pages 182-191
  14. Kohji Zettsu, Kuniaki Uehara, Katsumi Tanaka, Nobuo Kimura
    Pages 192-201

About these proceedings


This book contains the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications, DEXA '97, held in Toulouse, France, September 1997. The 62 revised full papers presented in the book, together with three invited contributions, were selected from a total of 159 submissions. The papers are organized in sections on modeling, object-oriented databases, active and temporal aspects, images, integrity constraints, multimedia databases, deductive databases and knowledge-based systems, allocation concepts, data interchange, digital libraries, transaction concepts, learning issues, optimization and performance, query languages, maintenance, federated databases, uncertainty handling and qualitative reasoning, and software engineering and reusable software.


database databases deductive database expert system knowledge-based system knowledge-based systems learning modeling multimedia optimization performance software engineering uncertainty

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-63478-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-69580-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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