Dr. Saravanan Thirumuruganathan | Hamad Bin Khalifa University
Hamad Bin Khalifa University

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Dr. Saravanan Thirumuruganathan

Dr. Saravanan Thirumuruganathan


Scientist
Data Analytics
Qatar Computing Research Institute QCRI

  • Office locationRC-B1-1125

Biography

Dr. Saravanan (Sara) Thirumuruganathan is a Scientist in the Data Analytics group at the Qatar Computing Research Institute. He received his PhD in 2015 from the University of Texas at Arlington. His interdisciplinary research focuses on cross pollinating ideas between databases and machine learning to solve important problems. His work has received a number of awards including Best Demonstration at the International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2019, Best Paper of Very Large Data Bases (VLDB) 2018 and 2012, and Special Interest Group on Management of Data (SIGMOD) Research highlights 2018.

 


Research Interests

  • Data Analytics
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning

Experience

Scientist

Data Analytics, QCRI

2016 - Present

Education

PhD

University of Texas at Arlington, USA

2015
  • MS

    University of Texas at Arlington; USA

    2010

Selected Publications

  • Saravanan Thirumuruganathan, Shohedul Hasan, Nick Koudas, Gautam Das;

    Approximate Query Processing using Deep Generative Models; ICDE 2020

    2020
  • Laks V. S. Lakshmanan, Michael Simpson, Saravanan Thirumuruganathan;

    Combating Fake News: A Data Management and Mining Perspective; PVLDB 2018

    2018
  • Sona Hasani, Saravanan Thirumuruganathan, Abolfazl Asudeh, Nick Koudas, Gautam Das

    Efficient Construction of Approximate Ad-Hoc ML models Through Materialization and Reuse.; VLDB 2018

    2018
  • Amr Ebaid, Saravanan Thirumuruganathan, Walid G. Aref, Ahmed K. Elmagarmid, Mourad Ouzzani;

    EXPLAINER: Entity Resolution Explanations; ICDE 2019

    2019
  • Bertty Contreras-Rojas, Jorge-Arnulfo Quiane-Ruiz, Zoi Kaoudi, Saravanan Thirumuruganathan;

    TagSniff: Simplified Big Data Debugging for Dataflow Jobs; SoCC 2019

    2019
  • Muhammad Ebraheem, Saravanan Thirumuruganathan, Shafiq R. Joty, Mourad Ouzzani, Nan Tang;

    Distributed Representations of Tuples for Entity Resolution; PVLDB 2018

    2018