Theses

Prof. Bouros has a long experience in advising and (co-)supervising undergraduate and graduate student projects.

The Data Management group offers interesting topics for theses (bachelor or master) on query processing, database systems and information systems. Some suggested topics can be found in the following link (last update on January 13, 2022). Interested students can also suggest their own topics of interest.

For more information contact Prof. Bouros via email (bouros@uni-mainz.de).

Ongoing (in alphabetical order)

  • Judith Kunz, Master thesis
    Alternative path-finding for social network analysis (working title)
    University of Kostanz
    Primary supervisor: Prof. Dr. Michael Grossniklaus
  • Artur Titkov, Master thesis
    Outlier detection for complex data (working title)
  • David Betz, Bachelor thesis
    Evacuation planning (working title)
  • Samia Goragya Mubarika, Bachelor thesis
    Generating complex and composite data
  • Aishwarya Umashankar Rao Kale, Bachelor thesis
    Graph databases for systems neuroscience (working title)

Completed (by completion year)

  • 2022 - Claudia Berenice Perez Martinez, Bachelor thesis
    An interactive interface for generating road networks
  • 2022 - Lisa-Patricia Barth, Master thesis
    App-Based Specification and Visualization of User Preferences in Routing
    Primary supervisor: Prof. Dr. Stefan Kramer
  • 2021 - Yannic Marcel Moog, Bachelor thesis
    Extending k-Shortest Paths with Limited Overlap
  • 2021 - Marc Araujo Conde, Bachelor thesis
    A Database with Amnesia
    Primary supervisor: Prof. Dr. Felix Schuhknecht
  • 2021 - Daniel-Valentin Kowalski, Bachelor thesis
    Evaluating GeoSocial Reachability Queries
  • 2021 - Christian Häcker, Bachelor thesis
    k-Most Diverse Near-Shortest Paths
  • 2020 - Artur Titkov, Bachelor thesis
    Spatially Combined Text Searches
  • 2019 - Mohamed Masarwa, Bachelor thesis
    Monitoring Geo-Social Influence in Location-Aware Social Networks
  • 2019 - Alina Gerhards, Master thesis
    Equi-joins on GPU
  • Primary supervisor: Prof. Bertil Schmidt

  • 2019 - Matthias Sawatzky, Bachelor thesis
    A Web Application for Analysis and Comparison of k-Shortest Paths with Limited Overlap Algorithms on Road Networks
  • 2017 - Theodoros Chondrogiannis, PhD thesis
    Faculty of Computer Science, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy
    Efficient Algorithms for Route Planning Problems on Road Networks
    Primary supervisor: Prof. Johann Gamper
  • 2016 - Shuyao Qi, PhD thesis
    Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong, China PR
    Advanced Ranking Queries on Composite Data
    Primary supervisor: Prof. Nikos Mamoulis
  • 2016 - Jens C. B. Madsen and Benjamin Petersen, Graduate student project
    Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Continuous Monitoring of Geo-Socially Influential Users
  • 2016 - Tobias Sommer, Graduate student project
    Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Outlier detection on spatio-temporal data
  • 2015 - Florian Hönicke, Diploma thesis
    Department of Computer Science, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
    Optimizing Set Similarity Joins on MapReduce
    Primary supervisor: Prof. Johann-Christoph Freytag
  • 2015 - John Liagouris, Doctorate thesis
    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
    Web Data Management with Applications in Privacy (in greek)
  • 2014 - Anja Kunkel, Undergraduate student project (Studienarbeit)
    Department of Computer Science, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
    Set Containment Joins using Two Prefix Trees
  • 2012 - Shen Ge, PhD thesis
    Department of Computer Science, University of Hong Kong, China PR
    Advanced analysis and join queries in multidimensional spaces
    Primary supervisor: Prof. Nikos Mamoulis
  • 2009 - Dora Kontogianni, Diploma thesis
    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
    GRAPHIT-DB: Graph Data Management System (II) (in greek)
  • 2009 - Vassilis Giannopoulos, Diploma thesis
    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
    P-Miner+: Portal Catalogs Administration Supporting Usage Data Mining Processes (in greek)
  • 2008 - John Liagouris and Trifon Farmakakis, Diploma thesis
    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
    DataBase supported Reasoning System (DBRS) (in greek)
  • 2007 - Lemonia Boula, Diploma thesis
    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
    GRAPHIT-DB: Graph Data Management System (I) (in greek)
  • 2006 - Theodore Galanis, Diploma thesis
    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
    P-Miner: Portal Catalogs Administration Supporting Usage Data Mining Processes (in greek)