Papers in Refereed Journals
- A Quality-Aware Optimizer for Information Extraction,
Alpa Jain and Panagiotis Ipeirotis, ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS), March 2009.
Papers in Refereed Conferences
- Synthesizing High Utility Suggestions for Rare Web Search Queries,
Alpa Jain, Umut Ozertem, and Emre Velipasaoglu, SIGIR, 2011.
- Dynamic Relationship and Event Discovery,
Anish Das Sarma, Alpa Jain and Cong Yu, WSDM, 2011.
- Domain-Independent Entity Extraction from Web Search Query Logs,
Alpa Jain and Marco Pennacchiotti, WWW 2011 (short paper).
- Understanding the Functions of Business Accounts on Twitter,
Ana-Maria Popescu and Alpa Jain, WWW 2011 (short paper).
- Organizing Query Completions for Web Search,
Alpa Jain and Gilad Mishne, CIKM, 2010.
- PROBER: Ad-Hoc Debugging of Extraction and Integration Pipelines,
Anish Das Sarma, Alpa Jain and Phil Bohannon Technical report, 2010.
- I4E: Interactive Investigation of Iterative Information Extraction,
Anish Das Sarma, Alpa Jain and Divesh Srivastava, SIGMOD, 2010.
- Open Entity Extraction fromWeb Search Query Logs,
Alpa Jain and Marco Pennacchiotti, COLING, 2010.
- FactRank: Random Walks on a Web of Facts,
Alpa Jain and Patrick Pantel, COLING, 2010.
- Identifying Comparable Entities on the Web,
Alpa Jain and Patrick Pantel, CIKM , 2009 (short paper).
- Exploring a Few Good Tuples From a Text Database,
Alpa Jain and Divesh Srivastava, ICDE , 2009.
- Join Optimization of Information Extraction Output: Quality Matters!,
Alpa Jain, Panagiotis Ipeirotis, AnHai Doan, and Luis Gravano, ICDE , 2009.
- Optimizing SQL Queries over Text Databases,
Alpa Jain, AnHai Doan, and Luis Gravano, ICDE, 2008
- Acronym-Expansion Recognition and Ranking on the Web,
Alpa Jain, Silviu Cucerzan, and Saliha Azzam, IEEE-IRI, 2007.
- SQL Queries Over Unstructured Text Databases,
Alpa Jain, AnHai Doan, and Luis Gravano, ICDE, 2007 (short poster paper).
- Names and Similarities on the Web: Fact Extraction in the Fast Lane,
Marius Pasca, Dekang Lin, Jeffrey Bigham, Andrei Lifchits, and Alpa Jain, COLING-ACL, 2006.
- Organizing the World Wide Web of Facts - Step One: the One-Million Fact Extraction Challenge, Marius Pasca, Dekang Lin, Jeffrey Bigham, Andrei Lifchits, and Alpa Jain, AAAI, 2006.
- Decentralized Information Spaces for Composition and Unification of Services,
Alpa Jain and Gail Kaiser, Position paper in the Object-Oriented Web Services (OOWS) Workshop, OOPSLA Conference, 2002
Papers in Posters, and Demonstration Sessions
- Relational Query Processing Over Text Documents, Alpa Jain and Luis Gravano, in New York DB/IR Day (April 2005: Best Technical Presentation Award, November 2005: Honorable Mention Award)
- Building Query Optimizers for Information Extraction: The SQoUT Project,
Alpa Jain, Panagiotis Ipeirotis, and Luis Gravano, SIGMOD Record, Special Issue on "Managing Information Extraction," vol. 37, no. 4, December 2008.