Contact Information

Mirella M. Moro

Departamento de Ciência da Computação
Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais - UFMG
Av. Antônio Carlos, 6627
Pampulha, Belo Horizonte - MG, Brazil
CEP 31270-010
Phone numbers:
+55 (31) 3409-5849 (Office) +55 (31) 3409-5858 (Fax)
Email:
mirella [AT] dcc [DOT] ufmg [DOT] br

Files

  • RESUME in PDF (updated in June 2016 )
  • CURRICULUM VITAE in PDF (updated in January 2015)

Areas of Interest

Databases and Information Systems. In particular (in order of research activity): social networks, query optimization, dissemination and recommendation systems, hybrid XML/relational modeling, stream processing, temporal databases, versioning management, and schema evolution.

Education

2007 – 2008 PostDoc in Computer Science. Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul – UFRGS. Coordinator: Prof. José Palazzo M. de Oliveira

09/2002 - 03/2007 PhD in Computer Science. University of California, Riverside - UCR. Advisor: Prof. Vassilis Tsotras

03/2000 - 06/2001 Master of Science, Computer Science Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul - UFRGS, Brazil. Advisors: Profs. Nina Edelweiss, and Clesio Saraiva dos Santos

03/1995 - 09/1999 Bachelor of Science, Computer Science Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul - UFRGS, Brazil. Advisor: Prof. Nina Edelweiss

Publications

Book Chapters

  • M. A. Brandão, M. A. Diniz, G. A. de Sousa, M. M. Moro. Visualizing Co-Authorship Social Networks and Collaboration Recommendations with CNARe. In Natarajan Meghanathan (editor). Graph Theoretic Approaches for Analyzing Large-Scale Social Networks . IGI Global, 2017. Pages 173-188. doi: 10.4018/978-1-5225-2814-2.ch011

  • M. M. Moro, L. Lim, Y-C. Chang. Challenges on Modeling Hybrid XML-Relational Databases. In Eric Pardede (editor). Open and Novel Issues in XML Database Applications: Future Directions and Advanced Technologies. IGI Global, 2009. Pages 28-45.
  • M. M. Moro, Z. Vagena, V. Tsotras. Recent Advances and Challenges in XML Document Routing. In Eric Pardede (editor). Open and Novel Issues in XML Database Applications: Future Directions and Advanced Technologies. IGI Global, 2009. Pages 136-150.

  • M. M. Moro, T. Weber, C. M. D. S. Freitas. Women in Brazilian CS Research Community: The State-of-the-Art. In Aileen Cater-Steel. Women in Engineering, Science and Technology: Education and Career Challenges. IGI Global, 2010. Pages 301-317.
  • M. M. Moro, V. Braganholo. Desmistificando XML: da Pesquisa à Prática Industrial. In: André C. P. L. F. de Carvalho; Tomasz Kowaltowski (Editors) Atualizações em Informática 2009. PUC-Rio, 2009. Pages 231-278.

Journals

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  1. E. G. Barrosa, A. H.F. Laender, M. M. Moro, A. S. da Silva. LCA-based algorithms for efficiently processing multiple keyword queries over XML streams. Data & Knowledge Engineering 103 (May): 1–18, 2016 ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  2. T.H.P. Silva, G. Penha, A. P. C. da Silva, M. M. Moro. A performance indicator for academic communities based on external publication profiles. Scientometrics 107 (3): 1389-1403, 2016 ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  3. T. H. P. Silva, L. M. A. Rocha, A. P. C. Silva, M. M. Moro. 3c-index: Research Contribution Across Communities as na Influence Indicator. Journal of Information and Data Management 6 (3): 192-205, 2015 ( Abstract | bibtex | PDF )
  4. H. Lima, T. H. P. Silva, M. M. Moro, R. L. T. Santos, W. Meira Jr, A. H. F. Laender. Assessing the profile of top Brazilian computer science researchers. Scientometrics 103 (3): 879-896, 2015 ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  5. M. A. Brandão, M. M. Moro, J. M. Almeida. Experimental Evaluation of Academic Collaboration Recommendation using Factorial Design. Journal of Information and Data Management 5 (1): 52-63, 2014 ( Abstract | BibTex |PDF )
  6. D. A. Guimarães, F. L. Arcanjo, L. R. Antuna, M. M. Moro, R. A. C. Ferreira. Processing XPath Structural Constraints on GPU. Journal of Information and Data Management 4 (1): 47-56, 2013 ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  7. G.R. Lopes, R. da Silva, M.M. Moro, J.P.M. de Oliveira. Scientific Collaboration in Research Networks: A Quantification Method by Using Gini Coefficient. International Journal of Computer Science & Applications 9 (2): 15-31, 2012 ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  8. C. Bigonha, T.N.C. Cardoso, M.M. Moro, M.A. Gonçalves, V.A.F. Almeida Sentiment-based influence detection on Twitter. Journal of the Brazilian Computer Society, 18(3):169-183, 2012 ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  9. A.C. Hora, C. Davis Jr., M.M.Moro Mapping Network Relationships from Spatial Database Schemas to GML Documents. . Journal of Information and Data Management, vol 2, n 01, pg. 67-74, 2011. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  10. E. G. Barros, M. M. Moro, A. H. F. Laender. An Evaluation Study of Search Algorithms for XML Streams. Journal of Information and Data Management, vol 1, n 03, October 2010. ( Abstract | BibTex |PDF )
  11. M. M. Moro, V. Braganholo, C. F. Dorneles, D. Duarte, R. Galante, R. S. Mello. XML: Some Papers in a Haystack. SIGMOD Record, vol 38, n 02, June 2009. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  12. A. H. F. Laender, M. M. Moro, C.Nascimento, P. Martins. An X-Ray on Web-Available XML Schemas . SIGMOD Record, vol 38, n 01, March 2009. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  13. M. M. Moro, Z. Vagena, V. J. Tsotras. XML Structural Summaries, Tutorial. PVLDB, vol. 1, n. 2, 1524-1525. 2008. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  14. R. Machado, A.F. Moreira, R. M. Galante, M.M.Moro. Type-safe Versioned Object Query Language. Journal of Universal Computer Science, Vol. 12, No. 7, pp. 938-957, September 2006. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  15. M.M. Moro, V.P. Braganholo, A.C. Nácul, M.R. Fornari. The Successful Grad Student. IEEE Potentials, n.03, vol.24, August-September, 2005. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  16. M.M. Moro, V.P. Braganholo, A.C. Nácul, M.R. Fornari. Rumo ao Título de Doutor/Mestre. Revista de Informática Teórica e Aplicada, n.02, vol.10, Porto Alegre: Instituto de Informática, 2004.( Abstract | BibTex | PDF ) – In Portuguese
  17. M.M. Moro, N. Edelweiss, C.S. dos Santos. Modelo Temporal de Versões. Revista de Informática Teórica e Aplicada, n.01, vol.9, ISSN 0103-4308, Porto Alegre: Instituto de Informática, 2002.pp.37-51( Abstract | BibTex | PDF) – In Portuguese

Conferences and Workshops

  1. H. Lima, T. H. P. Silva, M. M. Moro, R. L. T. Santos, W. Meira Jr., A. H. F. Laender. Aggregating Productivity Indices for Ranking Researchers across Multiple Areas. In: ACM/IEEE Joint Conference in Digital Library (JCDL), 2013. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  2. M. Brandão, M. M. Moro, G. R. Lopes, J. P. M. Oliveira. Using Link Semantics to Recommend Collaborations in Academic Social Networks. In: Work. on Simplifying Complex Networks for Practitioners (SIMPLEX) - WWW Companion Volume, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2013. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  3. W. Viana, Mirella M. M. Moro. FriendRouter: real-time path finder in social networks. In: SIGMOD Undergraduate Research Poster Competition, New York City, USA, 2013. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  4. E. M. Barbosa, M. M. Moro, G.R. Lopes, J.P.M. Oliveira. VRRC: Web Based Tool for Visualization and Recommendation on Co-Authorship Network. In: SIGMOD Undergraduate Research Poster Competition, Scottsdale, USA, 2012. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  5. W. Viana, M.M.Moro. Busca de Caminhos entre Usuários de Redes Sociais em Tempo Real. In: I Brazilian Workshop on Social Network Analysis and Mining (BRASNAM), Curitiba, Brazil, 2012. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  6. A.H. Laender, M.M. Moro, M.A. Gonçalves, C. Davis Jr., A.S. Silva, A.J.C. Silva, C.A.S. Bigonha, D.H. Dalip, E.M. Barbosa, E. Cortez, P.S. Procópio Jr., R.O. Alencar, T.N.C. Cardoso, T. Salles. Building a Research Social Network from an Individual Perspective. In: ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, Ottawa, Canada, 2011. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  7. A.H. Laender, M.M. Moro, A.S. Silva, C. Davis Jr., M.A. Gonçalves, R. Galante, C.A.S. Bigonha, D.H. Dalip, E.M. Barbosa, E.N. Borges, E. Cortez, P.S. Procópio Jr., R.O. Alencar, T.N.C. Cardoso, T. Salles. CiênciaBrasil - The Brazilian Portal of Science and Technology. In: SEMISH - Seminário Integrado de Software e Hardware, Natal, Brazil, 2011. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  8. E.M. Barbosa, M.M. Moro, G.R. Lopes, J.P.M. Oliveira. VRRC: Uma Ferramenta Web para Visualização e Recomendação em Redes de Coautoria. In: VIII Sessão de Demos, Simpósio Brasileiro de Banco de Dados, Florianopolis, Brazil, 2011. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  9. F.C. Hummel, A.S. da Silva, M.M. Moro, A.H.F. Laender. Multiple keyword-based queries over XML streams. In: ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), Glasgow, UK, 2011. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  10. G.R. Lopes, M.M. Moro, J.P.M. Oliveira. Temporal Influence in Collaborators Recommendation in Social Networks. In: IADIS International Conference WWW/Internet, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2011. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  11. G.R. Lopes, M.M. Moro, R. da Silva, E.M. Barbosa, J.P.M. Oliveira. Ranking Strategy for Graduate Programs Evaluation. In: ICITA - 7th International Conference on Information Technology and Application, Sydney, Australia, 2011. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  12. J.P.M. de Oliveira, G.R. Lopes, M.M. Moro Academic Social Networks. In: ER Workshops, pages 2-3, Brussels, Belgium, 2011. ( Resumo | BibTex | PDF )
  13. P.S.Procopio Jr., A.H.F. Laender, M.M. Moro. Análise da Rede de Coautoria do Simpósio Brasileiro de Bancos de Dados. In: Sessão de Pôsteres, Simpósio Brasileiro de Banco de Dados, Florianopolis, Brazil, 2011. ( Resumo | BibTex | PDF )
  14. F.C. Hummel, A. S. Silva , M. M. Moro. Automatically Generating Structured Queries in XML Keyword Search. In: 9th International Workshop of the Initiative for the Evaluation of XML Retrieval, INEX 2010, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
  15. C.A.S. Bigonha, T.N.C. Cardoso, M.M. Moro, V.A.F. Almeida, M.A. Gonçalves. Detecting Evangelists and Detractors on Twitter. Best Paper Award. In: Proceedings of the Brazilian Symposium on Multimedia and the Web (WebMedia), 2010, Belo Horizonte, Brazil. ( Abstract| BibTex )
  16. G.R. Lopes, M.M. Moro, L. K. Wives, J.P.M. de Oliveira. Collaboration Recommendation on Academic Social Networks. In: Proceedings of ER Workshops - International Workshop on Web Information Systems Modeling (WISM), 2010, Vancouver, Canada. ( Abstract| BibTex | PDF)
  17. G.R. Lopes, M.M. Moro, L. K. Wives, J.P.M. de Oliveira. Cooperative Authorship Social Network. In: IV Alberto Mendelzon Workshop on Foundations of Data Management (AMW), 2010, Buenos Aires, Argentina. ( Abstract| BibTex | PDF)
  18. A.C. Hora, C.A. Davis Jr., M.M. Moro. Generating XML/GML Schemas from Geographic Conceptual Schemas. In: IV Alberto Mendelzon Workshop on Foundations of Data Management (AMW), 2010, Buenos Aires, Argentina. ( Abstract | BibTex |PDF)
  19. M. M. Moro, D.B. Saccol, R.M. Galante. TRIple Content-based OnTology (TRICOt) for XML Dissemination. In: International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE), 2009, Boston, USA. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  20. M. M. Moro, R. M. Galante, D. Saccol, B. Loscio. Disseminação de Conteúdo XML Baseada em Ontologias. In: Seminário Integrado de Software e Hardware (SEMISH). Anais do XXIX Congresso da Sociedade Brasileira de Computação (SBC), 2009. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  21. F. C. Hummel, A. S. Silva , M. M. Moro. Especificação de Perfis Baseados em Palavras-chave em Disseminação de Documentos XML. In: Workshop on Thesis and Dissertations in Databases (WTDBD), Brazilian Symposium on Databases (SBBD), 2009. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  22. M. M. Moro, R. M. Galante. Sistemas de Disseminação de Conteúdo Inteligentes. In: II Seminário sobre Grandes Desafios da Computação no Brasil (GD2), 2009, Manaus, Brazil.
  23. Z. Vagena, M. M. Moro. Semantic Search over XML Document Streams. In: International Workshop on Database Technologies for Handling XML Information on the Web (DATAX), 2008, Nantes, France. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  24. M. M. Moro, A. H. F. Laender, J. P. M. de Oliveira. LADS - Latin America Dissemination Service. In: Grand Challenges in Computer Science Research in Latin America Workshop (CHARLA), 2008.
  25. C. M. D. S. Freitas, L. P. Nedel, R. Galante, L. C. Lamb, A. S. Spritzer, S. Fujii, J. P. M. de Oliveira, R. M. Araújo, M. M. Moro. Extração de Conhecimento e Análise Visual de Redes Sociais. In: Seminário Integrado de Software e Hardware (SEMISH). Anais do XXVIII Congresso da Sociedade Brasileira de Computação (SBC), 2008. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  26. A. B. Perini, R. M. Galante, M. M. Moro. AXEES: Adapting XML Queries on Evolving Schemas. In: Workshop on Thesis and Dissertations in Databases (WTDBD), Brazilian Symposium on Databases (SBBD), 2008. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  27. M.M. Moro, Z. Vagena. The Role of Structural Summaries for XML Retrieval, Tutorial. In: 22nd Brazilian Symposium on Databases (SBBD), October 2007, João Pessoa, Brazil. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  28. M.M. Moro, P. Bakalov, V.J. Tsotras. Early Profile Pruning on XML-aware Publish/Subscribe Systems. In: 33rd International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB), September 2007, Viena, Austria. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF)
  29. M.M. Moro, L. Lim, Y-C Chang. Schema Advisor for Hybrid Relational-XML DBMS. In: 26th ACM SIGMOD International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD), June 2007, Beijing, China. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT )
  30. Z. Vagena, M.M. Moro, V.J. Tsotras. RoxSum: Leveraging Data Aggregation and Batch Processing for XML Routing. In: 23rd International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE), April 2007, Istanbul, Turkey. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  31. Z. Vagena, M.M. Moro, V.J. Tsotras. Value-Aware RoXSum: Effective Message Aggregation for XML-Aware Information Dissemination. In: 10th International Workshop on the Web and Databases (WebDB), June 2007, Beijing, China. ( Abstract | PDF | BibTex | PPT )
  32. M.M. Moro, S. Malaika, L. Lim. Preserving XML Queries during Schema Evolution. In: 16th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW), May 2007, Banff, Canada. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT)
  33. R. Machado, A.F. Moreira, R.M. Galante, M.M. Moro. A Query Language for a Versioned Object Oriented Database. In: 21st Brazilian Symposium on Databases (SBBD), October 2006, Florianopolis, Brazil. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  34. M.M. Moro, Z. Vagena, V.J. Tsotras. Evaluating Structural Summaries as Access Methods for XML. In: 15th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW), May 2006, Edinburgh, Scotland. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  35. M.M. Moro, Z. Vagena, V.J. Tsotras. Tree-Pattern Queries on a Light-weight XML Processor. In: International Conference on Very Large Databases (VLDB), August 2005, Trondheim, Norway. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT )
  36. Z. Vagena, M.M. Moro, V.J. Tsotras. Efficient Processing of XML Containment Queries using Partition-Based Schemes. In: 8th International Database Engineering & Applications Symposium (IDEAS), July 2004, Coimbra, Portugal. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT)
  37. Z. Vagena, M.M. Moro, V.J. Tsotras. Twig Query Processing over Graph-Structured XML Data. In: 7h International Workshop on the Web and Databases (WebDB), held with ACM International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD), June 2004, Paris, France. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT )
  38. Z. Vagena, M.M. Moro, V.J. Tsotras. Supporting Branched Versions on XML documents. In: 14th International Workshop on Research Issues on Data Engineering (RIDE-WS-ECEG), held with 20th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE), March 2004, Boston, USA. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT )
  39. M.M. Moro, N. Edelweiss, C.S. dos Santos. Temporal Versions Model. In: IX Concurso de Tesis de Maestría Clei-UNESCO, XXVIII Conferencia Latinoamericana de Informatica, November 2002, Montevideo, Uruguay, p.116. First Prize. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT )
  40. M.M.Moro, A.P. Zaupa, N.Edelweiss, C.S. dos Santos. TVQL - Temporal Versioned Query Language. In: DEXA 2002 - 13th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications, September 2002, Aix en Provence, France, LNCS 2453, pp.618-627. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT )
  41. M.M. Moro, N. Edelweiss, C.S. dos Santos.Temporal Versions Model.In: XV Workshop de Teses e Dissertações - CTD 2002,XXII Congresso da Sociedade Brasileira de Computação -SBC, July 2002, Florianópolis, Brazil, v.3. p.33-37. Honorable Mention.( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT )
  42. M.M. Moro, S.M. Saggiorato, N. Edelweiss, C.S. dos Santos.Adding Time to an Object-Oriented Versions Model.In: DEXA 2001 - 12th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications,September 2001, Munich, Germany, LNCS 2113, pp. 805-814( Abstract | BibTex | PDF | PPT)
  43. M.M. Moro, S.M. Saggiorato, N. Edelweiss, C.S. dos Santos.Dynamic Systems Specification using Versions and Time.In: IDEAS - International Database Engineering and Applications,July 2001, Grenoble, France, IEEE Press, pp. 99-107 (PDF )
  44. M.M. Moro, S.M. Saggiorato, N. Edelweiss, C.S. dos Santos.A Temporal Versions Model for Time-Evolving Systems Specification.In: Proceedings of SEKE - 13th International Conference on Software Engineering & Knowledge Engineering,June 2001, Buenos Aires, Argentina. pp.252-259. ( Abstract | BibTex )
  45. M.M. Moro, S.M. Saggiorato, N. Edelweiss, C.S. dos Santos.Um Modelo Temporal de Versões para Especificação de AplicaçõesIn: Memorias IDEAS - 4th Iberoamerican Workshop on Requirements Engineering and Software Environments,April 2001, Santo Domingo, Costa Rica, pp.336 - 347.
  46. C.W.K. Langsh, M.M.Moro, S.C. Bertagnolli, M.Pimenta.Requisitos de Interfaces para Sistemas CríticosIn: Memorias IDEAS - 4th Iberoamerican Workshop on Requirements Engineering and Software Environments,April 2001, Santo Domingo, Costa Rica, pp.360 - 369( Abstract | BibTex | PPT)
  47. N.Edelweiss, P. Hübler, M.M. Moro, G. Demartini. A Temporal Database Management System Implemented on top of a Conventional Database. Proceedings of XX International Conference of the SCCC - SCCC'2000,November 2000, Santiago do Chile, Chile, IEEE Press, pp 58-67. ( Abstract | BibTex | PDF )
  48. M.M. Moro, N. Edelweiss.Interface de Consultas TF-ORM para Bancos de Dados Relacionais.In: XXVI Conferencia Latinoamericana de Informatica - CLEI'2000,September 2000, Mexico City, Mexico.( Abstract | BibTex /PDF )
  49. M.M. Moro, N. Edelweiss.Interface de Consulta TF-ORM para Oracle.In: XIX Concurso de Trabalhos de Iniciação - CTIC'2000, Curitiba.Anais do XX Congresso da Sociedade Brasileira de Computação,July 2000, Curitiba, Brazil, pp.50.( Abstract | BibTex | PPT | PDF )
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