Parallel Architectures/Algorithms/Applications Research Group
The Parallel Architectures/Algorithms/Applications Research Group focuses on multi-core CPUs and NUMA servers programming, many-core GPUs and GPGPU computing, utilization of emerging parallel architectures (Intel MIC, Parallela/Epiphany), distributed computing on tightly coupled clusters, parallel data processing, concurrency in database systems, and languages (and compilers) for parallel processing.
SImilarity RETrieval Research Group
The Similarity Retrieval Research Group (SiRet) focuses on similarity search in multimedia databases, structural bioinformatic similarity retrieval, similarity modeling and database indexing – metric access methods.
XML and Web Technologies Research Group
The XML and Web Technologies Research Group (XRG) focuses on XML and Web technologies and their exploitation, service-oriented architectures (design, implementation, management), evolution, change management and adaptability of applications, efficient processing of graph data (XML, RDF, linked data), ontologies, Web 2.0, and semantic web services.