Schema design and knowledge discovery

  • Heikki Mannila
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1157)


Knowledge discovery in databases (KDD), often also referred to as data mining, aims at the discovery of useful information from large masses of data. In this talk we review some issues in the intersection of schema design and knowledge discovery, both in the relational database design and in text databases.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Heikki Mannila
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  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of HelsinkiHelsinkiFinland

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