xWCPS: Bridging the Gap Between Array and Semi-structured Data

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8982)


The ever growing amount of information collected by scientific instruments and the presence of descriptive metadata accompanying them calls for a unified way of querying over array and semi-structured data. We present xWCPS, a novel query language that bridges the path between these two different worlds, enhancing the expressiveness and user-friendliness of previous approaches.


Array databases Query language Scientific data 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Athena Research and Innovation CenterMaroussiGreece
  2. 2.Jacobs University BremenBremenGermany

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