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Luis Gravano
Computer Science Department
Columbia University
1214 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10027
Office: Schapiro CEPSR 706
Phone: +1-212-939-7064
Fax: +1-212-666-0140

Areas of Research

Databases, Information Retrieval, Web Search: distributed search over text databases, information extraction, event identification in social media, text mining.

Columbia University Database Research Group

Some Past and Current Research Projects

Ph.D. Students

Some Recent Professional Activities

Teaching and Advising: Office Hours for Fall 2017

I hold my office hours in Schapiro CEPSR 706. If the door downstairs is locked, please call me at 1-212-939-7064.

Biographical Sketch

Luis Gravano is a Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University. Luis joined Columbia in 1997. In 2001, Luis was a Senior Research Scientist at Google (on leave from Columbia). He received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Stanford University in 1997. He also received an M.S. degree from Stanford in 1994 and a B.S. degree from the Escuela Superior Latinoamericana de Informática (ESLAI), Argentina, in 1991. His research interests are in databases, information retrieval, and web search. Luis is a recipient of an NSF CAREER award. He has received multiple best paper awards, including at the ACM SIGMOD 2006 and IEEE ICDE 2005 conferences.

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Luis Gravano