Víctor Cuevas Vicenttín

February 6th, 2013

Current Position

Postdoctoral researcher, DataONE
University of California at Davis/University of New Mexico

Research Interests

Scientific workflows, data provenance, query processing, logic programming

Education

Ph.D. in Computer Science

University of Grenoble, France
Advisor: Prof. Christine Collet
Co-Advisor: Dr. Genoveva Vargas Solar
Thesis: Evaluation of Hybrid Queries Based on Service Coordination

M.S. Computer Science

Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico
Summa Cum Laude
Thesis: Distributed Query Processing on Heterogeneous Astronomical Data Sources

B.S. Computer Science

Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Mexico
Summa Cum Laude
Thesis: ANDROMEDA, Astronomical Data Resources Mediation

Research Projects

DataONE (2012 – present)

Database and Knowledge Systems Lab, University of California at Davis/University of New Mexico
Data Observation Network for Earth

  • Development of a data provenance model for scientific workflows
ANR Optimacs (2008 – 2010)

Grenoble Institute of Technology (ANR-08-SEGI-014), France
Service composition based framework for optimizing queries

  • Development of a query processor based on service coordination
RNTL WEBContent (2006 – 2008)

Grenoble Institute of Technology and EADS, France
Semantic Web Framework

  • Implementation of a workflow engine for service coordination
Mexican Virtual Observatory (2004 – 2006)

Research Center for Information and Automation Technologies (CENTIA-UDLA), Mexico
National Institute of Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics (INAOE), Mexico
Highly Distributed, Heterogeneous Large Data Volumes Integration

  • Development of data integration techniques for distributed astronomical data sources
SPIDHERS (2002 – 2003)

French-Mexican Informatics Laboratory (LAFMI)
SPatial data Integration from Distributed and HEteRogeneos Sources

  • Implementation of data mediation algorithms for XML data

Contact

1 Shields Avenue
Davis, California, 95616
vcuevasvicenttin [at] ucdavis.edu
Personal site

Publications

International journals
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, S. C. Dey, S. Köhler, S. Riddle, and B. Ludäscher. Scientific Workflows and Provenance: Introduction and Research Opportunities. Datenbank-Spektrum 12(3): 193-203, Springer Verlag, 2012.
  • G. Vargas-Solar, J. L. Zechinelli-Martini, and V. Cuevas-Vicenttín. Integrating and querying astronomical data on the e-grov data grid. International Journal of Computer Systems Science and Engineering, 23(2):107-119, 2008.
  • M. Osorio and V. Cuevas. Updates in answer set programming: An approach based on basic structural properties. Theory and Practice of Logic Programming, 7(4):451-479, Cambridge U. Press, 2007.
International conferences
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, G. Vargas-Solar, C. Collet. Evaluating hybrid queries through service coordination in HYPATIA. Demo paper. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Extending Database Technology (EDBT ’12), pages 602-605, Berlin, Germany, March, 2012.
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, G. Vargas-Solar, C. Collet, N. Ibrahim, and C. Bobineau. Coordinating services for accessing and processing data in dynamic environments. In Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Cooperative Information Systems (CoopIS’10), pages 309-325, LNCS 6426, Springer-Verlag, Heraklion, Greece, October, 2010.
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, G. Vargas-Solar, and C. Collet. Efficiently coordinating services for querying data in dynamic environments. In Proceedings of the 10th Mexican International Conference on Computer Science (ENC’09), pages 95-106, IEEE Press, 2009.
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, G. Vargas-Solar, and C. Collet. Web services orchestration in the webcontent semantic web framework. In Proceedings of the Ninth Mexican International Conference on Computer Science (ENC’08), pages 271-282. IEEE Press, 2008.
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, J. L. Zechinelli-Martini, and G. Vargas-Solar. Andromeda: building e-science data integration tools. In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA’06), pages 44-53, LNCS 4080, Springer Verlag, Cracow, Poland, 2006.
National conferences
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, G. Vargas-Solar, C. Collet, and N. Ibrahim. HYPATIA: Flexible Processing of Hybrid Queries Using Service Coordination. In BDA 2010: 26mes Journées Bases de Données Avancées, Toulousse, France, 2010.
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, G. Vargas-Solar, C. Collet, and N. Ibrahim. The HYPATIA System for Processing Hybrid Queries. Demo paper. In BDA 2010: 26mes Journées Bases de Données Avancées, Toulousse, France, 2010.
International workshops
  • S. C. Dey, V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, S. Köhler, Eric Gribkoff, M. Li Yuan Wang, and B. Ludäscher. On Implementing Provenance-Aware Regular Path Queries with Relational Query Engines. 2nd International Workshop on Querying Graph Structured Data (GraphQ’13), Genoa, Italy, 2013, to appear.
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín, S. C. Dey, M. Li Yuan Wang, T. Song, and B. Ludäscher. Modeling and Querying Scientific Workflow Provenance in the D-OPM. 7th Workshop on Workflows in Support of Large-Scale Science (WORKS’12), Salt Lake City, USA, 2012, to appear.
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín. Hybrid query processing through services composition. In Ph.D. ’08: Proceedings of the 2008 EDBT Ph.D. workshop, pages 75-82, New York, NY, USA, 2008. ACM.
  • V. Cuevas-Vicenttín. Towards multi-scale query processing. Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE 24th International Conference on Data Engineering Workshop (ICDEW ’08), pages 137-144. IEEE Press, 2008.