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Dipl.-Inf. Francis Gropengießer

Technische Universität Ilmenau
Department of Computer Science and Automation
Databases and Information Systems Group
P.O. Box 100 565
D-98684 Ilmenau, Germany

Phone: +49 (0) 3677 69 4165
FAX: +49 (0) 3677 69 4541
E-Mail: francis.gropengiesser(at) 
Office: Zusebau 3083


Short CV

Francis Gropengießer was born in Nordhausen, Germany, in 1982. He received his diploma (M.Sc.) from the Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany, at the beginning of 2008. Thereafter, he started his Ph.D. studies as a research associate with the Databases & Information Systems Group (head: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Kai-Uwe Sattler) at the Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany.



  • Database Backend as a Service: Automatic Generation, Deployment, and Management of Database Backends for Mobile Applications
    Datenbank-Spektrum, Number 2, Pages 85-95, Volume 14, 2014


  • Hibernating in the Cloud - Implementation and Evaluation of Object-NoSQL-Mapping
    BTW 2013, March, Pages 15, 2013, Magdeburg, Germany
    [Bibtex] [Abstract]

  • Monitoring and Autoscaling IaaS Clouds: A Case for Complex Event Processing on Data Streams
    Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC), 2013 IEEE/ACM 6th International Conference on, December, Pages 387-392, 2013


  • Learning from the History of Distributed Query Processing - A Heretic View on Linked Data Management
    Proceedings of the 3rd Consuming Linked Data Workshop (COLD 2012), Pages 12, 2012, Boston, USA
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]


  • Transactions a la carte -- Implementation and Performance Evaluation of Transactional Support on top of Amazon S3
    DataCloud icw. IPDPS, Pages 1077 - 1086, 2011, Publisher IEEE Computer Society, Anchorage, Alaska
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]

  • Cloudy Transactions: Cooperative XML Authoring on Amazon S3
    BTW, Pages 307-326, 2011
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]


  • Optimistic Synchronization of Cooperative XML Authoring Using Tunable Transaction Boundaries
    DBKDA, Pages 35-40, 2010, Publisher IEEE Computer Society
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]


  • Cooperative Spatial Audio Authoring: Systems Approach and Analysis of Use Cases
    Audio Engineering Society Convention 126, May, 2009
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]

  • Kooperatives XML-Authoring: Integration von Workgroups in Workspace-Szenarien
    Grundlagen von Datenbanken, Pages 87-91, 2009, Rostock
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]

  • An extended transaction model for cooperative authoring of XML data
    Computer Science - R&D, Number -1, Pages 85-100, Volume 24, 2009
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]

  • Ein kooperativer XMLEditor für Workgroups
    BTW, Pages 600-603, 2009
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]


  • Masterthesis: Sperrverfahren für kooperative Transaktionsmodelle
    Ilmenau University of Technology, 2008
    [Bibtex] [Download]

  • Ein Aktionsmodell für die kooperative Bearbeitung von XML-Daten
    Grundlagen von Datenbanken, Pages 41-45, 2008, Apolda
    [Bibtex] [Abstract] [Download]

  • An Extended Cooperative Transaction Model for XML
    PIKM icw. CIKM, Pages 41-48, 2008
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