John Samuel

Current Position

Post-Doctoral Researcher, Geo-modelisation Group,
LIRIS, Université de Lyon,
43, bd du 11 novembre 1918,
69622 Villeurbanne CEDEX, France,
Email: john.samuel_(at)_liris_(dot)_cnrs_(dot)_fr

Research Interests

Data Integration, Data Warehouses, Data Analysis, Big Data, Web Services, Knowledge Representation, Semantic Web, Multidimensional Data Modeling, Description Logic, Geographical Information Systems

PhD Thesis

Feeding a Data Warehouse with Data coming from Web Services. A Mediation Approach for the DaWeS prototype (Link)

Past Positions

2015-2014

Post-Doctoral Researcher, Database Group, LIRIS, Université de Lyon, Villeurbanne

2014-2011

PhD Researcher, LIMOS, Université Blaise Pascal, Aubière

2011-2009

Senior Software Engineer, Yahoo!, Bangalore

2009-2008

Software Engineer, Yahoo!, Bangalore

Journals

2016

Integration of Multiple Heterogeneous and Autonomous Web Services using Mediation Approach: Open Challenges, John Samuel, Christophe Rey, Special Issue on Digital Information Management, Journal on Advances in Theoretical and Applied Informatics - JADI 2016, Volume 2, No. 2, Pages 38-46 (Link)

Conference Proceedings

2016

Visualization of Documented 3D Cities, Clément Chagnaud, John Samuel, Sylvie Servigne, Gilles Gesquière, Eurographics Workshop on Urban Data Modelling and Visualisation, UDMV 2016, Liège, Belgium, Decembre 8, 2016 (Link)

Representation and Visualization of Urban Fabric through Historical Documents, John Samuel, Clémentine Périnaud, Sylvie Servigne, Georges Gay, Gilles Gesquière, 14th EUROGRAPHICS Workshop on Graphics and Cultural Heritage, Genova, Italy, October 5-7, 2016 (Link)

Challenges in Integrating Multiple Heterogeneous and Autonomous Web Services using Mediation Approach, John Samuel, Christophe Rey, 11th International Conference on Digital Information Management, Porto, Portugal, September 19-21, 2016

Heterogeneous Sensor Data Exploration and Sustainable Declarative Monitoring Architecture: Application to Smart Building, Sylvie Servigne, Yann Gripay, Ozgun Pinarer, John Samuel, Atay Ozgovde, and Jacques Jay, ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume III-4/W1, 2016 1st International Conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities, 30th UDMS, 7–9 September 2016, Split, Croatia (Link)

2014

Towards a Data Warehouse fed with Web Services, John Samuel, In The Semantic Web: Trends and Challenges - 11th International Conference, ESWC PhD Symposium 2014, Volume 8465 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 874–884. (Link)

DaWeS: Data Warehouse fed with Web Services John Samuel, Christophe Rey, In Actes du XXXIIème Congrès INFORSID, Lyon, France, 20-23 Mai 2014., pp. 329–344. (Link)

An Upper Bound on the Number of Accesses for Datalog α Last Queries, John Samuel, Benjamin Momège, Base de Données Avancées (BDA 2014), Autrans, Grenbole, France, 14-17 Octobre 2014, Session Jeune Chercheur. (Link)

Posters and Demonstrations

2016

Generic Web Service Wrapper for Mediation based Data Warehousing, John Samuel, Christophe Rey, International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS), Nîmes, France, June 13-15 (Link)

Dynamique et représentations des données patriomoniales, Gilles Gesquière, Frédéric Pedrinis, John Samuel, MuséoHub 4, Maquettes et restitutions, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Lille, France, April 20. Poster (Link)

2014

Mediation-based web services fed data warehouse, John Samuel, Christophe Rey, Franck Martin, Lionel Peyron, In Journées francophones sur les Entrepôts de Données et l’Analyse en ligne (EDA 2014), Vichy, Volume B-10 of RNTI, Paris, pp. 159–162. Hermann. Demonstration. (Link)

Tutorials and Seminars

2016

A Declarative Approach to Information Extraction Using Web Service API, John Samuel, Christophe Rey, International Conference on Web Engineering (ICWE), USI Lugano, Switzerland, June 7, 2016

2015

Integration and Analysis of Data from Heterogeneous Web Services, ERIC, Université de Lyon 2, Bron, France, March 23, 2015.

2007

Introduction to Linux Kernel, FOSS Meet, NIT Calicut, March 4, 2007, Calicut, India

Conferences, Seminars and Workshops Attended

2016

Eurographics Workshop on Urban Data Modelling and Visualisation, Liège, Belgium, December 8, 2016

Journée IMU: Habiter les mondes urbains, Lyon, November 17, 2016

ALARIC workshop (Approches documentaires et approches sensibles d’un ancien territoire industriel : Vaise (Lyon)), Lyon, October 18, 2016

EUROGRAPHICS Workshop on Graphics and Cultural Heritage, Genova, Italy, October 5-7, 2016

International Conference on Digital Information Management, Porto, Portugal, September 19-21, 2016

International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics (WIMS) 2016, Nîmes, France, June 13-15, 2016

International Conference on Web Engineering (ICWE) 2016, USI, Lugano, Switzerland, June 7, 2016

École Géomatique du GDR MAGIS 2016, Saint-Paul-en-Jarez, France, May 30-June 3, 2016

Information géographique 3D et pratique scientifique, IUT, Lyon, France, May 4, 2016

Gamagora Game Show, Université Lumière Lyon 2, Lyon, France, April 29, 2016

MuséoHub 4, Palais des Beaux Arts, Lille, France, April 20, 2016

2015

TEDxINSA, May 7, 2015, INSA Lyon, France

MiniDeb Conf, April 11-12, 2015, Lyon, France

2014

INFORSID, 20-23 May 2014, Lyon, France

ESWC (Extended Semantic Web Conference), May 25-29 2014, Heraklion, Greece

EDA (Entrepôts de Données et l’Analyse en ligne), June 5-6 2014, Vichy, France

BDA (Bases de Données Avancées), 14-17 Octobre 2014, Autrans, Grenbole, France

2012

BDA (Bases de Données Avancées), 24-26 October 2012, Clermont-Ferrand, France

2011

BPM (Business Process Modeling), August 28-September 2, 2011, Clermont-Ferrand, France

Apache Hadoop India Summit, February 16, 2011, Bangalore, India

Research Carnival, Yahoo!, April 2, 2011, Bangalore, India

2009

Sun Tech Days, 18-20 February, 2009, Hyderabad, India

2007

FOSS Meet, NIT Calicut, 2-4 March, 2007, Calicut, India

2006

Workshop on Algorithms for Data Streams, IIT Kanpur, December 18-20, 2006, Kanpur, India

Nominations and Prizes

2015

Among 12 Nominees for Prix Jeune Chercheur (Young Researcher Award) 2015, Clermont Ferrand, Hôtel de Ville, Clermont Ferrand, France, March 19, 2015 (Article on La Montagne)

2014

Runner-up of Prix Jeune Chercheur (Young Researcher Award) BDA 2014

2006

2nd rank, Bachelors of Technology (B.Tech), Computer Science and Engineering, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), India

Education

2014-2011

PhD, Computer Science, LIMOS, Université Blaise Pascal, Aubière, France

2008-2006

Masters of Technology (M.Tech), Computer Science and Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Calicut, India

2006-2002

Bachelors of Technology (B.Tech), Computer Science and Engineering, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), India

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