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MODELS 2020
Fri 16 - Fri 23 October 2020
Thu 22 Oct 2020 15:00 - 15:20 at Room B - B5-Models and Data Chair(s): Dimitris Kolovos

As scientific progress highly depends on the quality of research data, there are strict requirements for data quality coming from the scientific community. A major challenge in data quality assurance is to localise quality problems that are inherent to data collections. In this paper, we present the results of a qualitative study on quality problems occurring in cultural heritage data. To cope with the dynamic digitalisation of the humanities, we present a model-driven approach to analyse the quality of research data. It allows abstracting from the underlying database technology. Based on the observation that many of the identified quality problems show anti-patterns, a data engineer formulates analysis patterns that are generic concerning the database format and technology. A domain expert chooses a pattern that has been adapted to a specific database technology and concretises it for a domain-specific database format. The resulting concrete patterns are used by data analysts to locate quality problems in their databases. As a proof of concept, we implemented tool support that realises this approach for XML databases. We evaluated our approach concerning expressiveness and performance.

Thu 22 Oct
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15:00 - 16:15: B5-Models and DataTechnical Track at Room B
Chair(s): Dimitris KolovosUniversity of York
15:00 - 15:20
Full-paper
Technical Track
Arno Kesper, Viola WenzPhilipps-Universität Marburg, Gabriele TaentzerUniversität Marburg
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15:20 - 15:35
Demonstration
Technical Track
15:35 - 15:50
Demonstration
Technical Track
Hourieh KhalajzadehMonash University, Australia, Tarun Verma, Andrew SimmonsDeakin University, John GrundyMonash University, Mohamed AbdelrazekDeakin University, Australia, John HoskingUniversity of Auckland
15:50 - 16:05
Demonstration
Technical Track
Francesco BascianiUniversity of L'Aquila, Juri Di RoccoUniversity of L'Aquila, Davide Di RuscioUniversity of L'Aquila, Ludovico IovinoGran Sasso Science Institute, L'Aquila, Italy, Alfonso PierantonioUniversità degli Studi dell'Aquila