Research Topics of jan hidders

Graph Databases and RDF Stores

Graph databases can be seen as a special case of NoSQL databases, however they usually have very specific different implementation techniques and application domains that are different from other NoSQL databases. For example graph database play an important role in graph analytics for domains such as social media, the life sciences, telecommunication and crime fighting.

Large-scale and Distributed Data Processing Platforms

Many platforms for big data processing have emerged in recent years, and many are still emerging with different platforms focussing on different types of data processing such as memory-based data processing, graph processing or stream-based processing.