Publications

  1. M. D. Adelfio, H. Samet.
    Itinerary Retrieval: Travelers, like Traveling Salesmen, Prefer Efficient Routes.
    In GIR'14: Proceedings of the 8th ACM SIGSPATIAL Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval (GIR'14), Dallas, TX, November 2014.
    [PDF, Slides]

  2. M. D. Adelfio, H. Samet.
    Automated Tabular Itinerary Visualization.
    In SIGSPATIAL'14: Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, pages 593-596, Dallas, TX, November 2014.
    [PDF, Poster]

  3. S. Peng, H. Samet, M. D. Adelfio.
    Viewing Streaming Spatially-Referenced Data at Interactive Rates.
    In SIGSPATIAL'14: Proceedings of the 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, pages 409-412, Dallas, TX, November 2014.

  4. R. Lan, M. D. Adelfio, H. Samet.
    Spatio-Temporal Disease Tracking Using News Articles.
    In HealthGIS'14: Proceedings of the 3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL Workshop on the Use of GIS in Public Health, Dallas, TX, November 2014.
    [PDF]

  5. H. Samet, J. Sankaranarayanan, M. D. Lieberman, M. D. Adelfio, B. C. Fruin, J. M. Lotkowski, D. Panozzo, J. Sperling, B. E. Teitler.
    Reading News with Maps by Exploiting Spatial Synonyms.
    Communications of the ACM, 57(10):64-77, October 2014.
    [PDF]

  6. M. D. Adelfio and H. Samet.
    Structured Toponym Resolution Using Combined Hierarchical Place Categories.
    In GIR'13: Proceedings of the 7th ACM SIGSPATIAL Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval, Orlando, CA, November 2013.
    GIR'13 Best Paper Award.
    [PDF, Slides]

  7. M. D. Adelfio and H. Samet.
    GeoWhiz: Toponym Resolution Using Common Categories.
    In SIGSPATIAL'13: Proceedings of the 21st ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, pages 542-545, Orlando, CA, November 2013.
    [PDF, Poster]

  8. B. E. Teitler, J. Sankaranarayanan, H. Samet, M. D. Adelfio.
    Online Document Clustering Using GPUs.
    In GID'13: Proceedings of the 2nd International ADBIS Workshop on GPUs in Databases, Genoa, Italy, August 2010.

  9. H. Samet, M. D. Adelfio, B. C. Fruin, M. D. Lieberman, J. Sankaranarayanan.
    PhotoStand: A Map Query Interface for a Database of News Photos.
    PVLDB, 6(12):1350-1353, August 2013. Also Proceedings of the 39th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases.
    [PDF]

  10. M. D. Adelfio and H. Samet.
    Schema Extraction for Tabular Data on the Web.
    PVLDB, 6(6):421-432, April 2013. Also Proceedings of the 39th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases. [PDF, Slides]

  11. S. Nutanong, M. D. Adelfio, and H. Samet.
    An Efficient Layout Method for a Large Collection of Geographic Data Entries.
    In EDBT'13: Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Extending Database Technology, pages 717-720, Genoa, Italy, March 2013.
    [PDF]

  12. S. Nutanong, M. D. Adelfio, and H. Samet.
    Multiresolution Select-Distinct Queries on Large Geographic Point Sets.
    In GIS'12: Proceedings of the 20th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, pages 159-168, Redondo Beach, CA, November 2012.
    [PDF]

  13. M. D. Adelfio, S. Nutanong, and H. Samet.
    Similarity Search on a Large Collection of Point Sets.
    In GIS'11: Proceedings of the 19th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, pages 132-141, Chicago, IL, November 2011.
    [PDF]

  14. M. D. Adelfio, S. Nutanong, and H. Samet.
    Searching Web Documents as Location Sets.
    In GIS'11: Proceedings of the 19th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, pages 489-492, Chicago, IL, November 2011.
    [PDF]

  15. H. Samet, M. D. Adelfio, B. C. Fruin, M. D. Lieberman, and B. E. Teitler.
    Porting a Web-Based Mapping Application to a Smartphone App.
    In GIS'11: Proceedings of the 19th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, pages 525-528, Chicago, IL, November 2011.
    [PDF]

  16. H. Samet, B. E. Teitler, M. D. Adelfio, and M. D. Lieberman.
    Adapting a Map Query Interface for a Gesturing Touch Screen Interface.
    In WWW'11: Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on World Wide Web (Companion Volume), pages 257-260, Hyderabad, India, March 2011.
    [PDF]

  17. M. D. Adelfio, M. D. Lieberman, H. Samet, and K. A. Firozvi.
    Ontuition: Intuitive data exploration via ontology navigation.
    In GIS'10: Proceedings of the 18th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, pages 540-541, San Jose, CA, November 2010.
    [PDF]

  18. M. D. Adelfio.
    Lower Bounds on the Communication Complexity of Shifting.
    Undergraduate Honors Thesis TR2005-548, Dartmouth College, Computer Science, Hanover, NH, June 2005.
    [PDF]