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Arnab Nandi

  • Associate Professor, Computer Science & Engineering
  • Associate Professor, SBS-Biomedical Informatics
  • 687 Dreese Laboratories
    2015 Neil Ave
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-6377

Honors

  • 2015-2020

    NSF CAREER Award. .

  • 2016

    Office of Outreach and Engagement Travel Award. .

  • 2016

    IEEE TCDE Early Career Award for contributions towards user-focused data interaction. ( 1 recipient internationally each year ). .

  • 2016

    Lumley Research Award. .

  • 2015

    Most Useful Idea (awarded for work Breathing Life into Database Textbooks. .

  • 2013

    CCC Best Paper Award - OIV Track. .

  • 2012

    Google Research Faculty Award. .

  • 2008-2010

    Yahoo! Research PhD Fellowship. .

Chapters

2015

  • Nandi,Arnab; Huang,Ziqi; Cao,Man; Elsner,Micha; Jiang,Lilong; Parthasarathy,Srinivasan; Venkatachalam,Ramiya. 2015. "Interactive Tweaking of Text Analytics Dashboards." In DATABASES IN NETWORKED INFORMATION SYSTEMS (DNIS 2015), 122 - 132. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

2011

  • Organic Databases.. 2011. "H.V. Jagadish, Arnab Nandi, and Li Qian." In DATABASES IN NETWORKED INFORMATION SYSTEMS (DNIS 2011), 49 - Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Journal Articles

2015

  • Lilong Jiang, Arnab Nandi, 2015, "SnapToQuery: Providing Interactive Feedback during Exploratory Query Specification." Very Large Data Bases 8, no. 11, 1250 - 1261.
  • H. V. Jagadish, Li Qian, Arnab Nandi, 2015, "Organic databases." International Journal of Computational Science and Engineering 11, no. 13, 270 - 283.

2013

  • Arnab Nandi, Lilong Jiang, Michael Mandel, 2013, "Gestural Query Specification." Very Large Data Bases 7, no. 4, 289 - 300.

2011

  • Arnab Nandi, HV Jagadish, 2011, "Guided Interaction: Rethinking the Query-Result Paradigm." Very Large Data Bases 4, no. 12, 1466 - 1469.
  • Arnab Nandi, Cong Yu, Philip Bohannon, Raghu Ramakrishnan, 2011, Data Cube Materialization and Mining over MapReduce. IEEE Transactions of Knowledge and Data Engineering 24, no. “Best Papers in ICDE 2011â€� Special Issue, 1747 - 1759.

Unknown

  • Niranjan Kamat, Arnab Nandi, "A Session-Aware Approach to Reusing Error Computations in Sampled Aggregations." IEEE Transactions of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (under review)

Presentations

  • "Guided Interaction over Large Datasets." 2012, Presented at Carnegie Mellon University,
  • "OSU." 2012, Presented at Joint Workshop between Battelle and Ohio State on Big Data and Cyber-security,
  • "Querying Without Keyboards." 2013, Presented at Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research (CIDR),
  • "GestureDB: A Gestural Database System." 2013, Presented at The STEAM Factory Winter Market,
  • "Building Interactive Data Systems." 2013, Presented at IBM Research,
  • "GestureDB: Querying Without Keyboards." 2013, Presented at Technicolor Labs, Palo Alto,
  • "Large Scale Interactive Analytics." 2013, Presented at Nationwide Data Analytics Group,
  • "Large Scale Interactive Analytics." 2013, Presented at OSU Technology Commercialization Office,
  • "Building Interactive Database Systems." 2014, Presented at Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
  • "Breathing Life into Database Textbooks." 2015, Presented at Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research,
  • "Beyond Binary Gestures: Exploring Documents using Touch Interfaces." 2015, Presented at CHI 2015,
  • "Designing Interactive Query Interfaces to Teach Database Systems in the Classroom." 2015, Presented at CHI 2015,
  • "Piloting Interactive Exhibits in the Academic Research Library." 2015, Presented at Symposium on Information Technology in the Arts and Humanities,
  • "Building Interactive Database Systems." 2015, Presented at UC Berkeley,
  • "Systems Challenges in Gesture-Driven Data Exploration." 2015, Presented at IBM Almaden Research Lab,
  • "Challenges in Gesture-Driven Data Exploration." 2015, Presented at Samsung Research Labs,
  • "Challenges in Gesture-Driven Data Exploration." 2015, Presented at HP Research Labs,
  • "SnapToQuery: Providing Interactive Feedback during Exploratory Query Specification.." 2015, Presented at VDLB 2015,
  • "Querying Without Keyboards: GestureDB." 2013, Presented at NEC Labs America,
  • "Gestural Query Specification." 2014, Presented at VDLB 2014,
  • "Interactivity as a First-class Concept in Database Systems." 2015, Presented at SUNY Buffalo,
  • "Building Interactive Database Systems." 2015, Presented at Purdue University,
  • "SnapToQuery: Providing Interactive Feedback during Exploratory Query Specification.." 2015, Presented at VDLB 2015, Waikoloa, US|USA
  • "New Researchers Panel." 2014, Presented at SIGMOD 2014,
  • "Querying Without Keyboards." 2015, Presented at UC San Diego,
  • "Querying Without Keyboards: GestureDB." 2013, Presented at Trifacta Inc.,
  • "Designing for Interaction: Broadening our View on Working with Data." 2015, Presented at VLDB 2015,
  • "Querying Without Keyboards." 2015, Presented at Brown University,
  • "Assisted querying using instant-response interfaces (Demo)." 2007, Presented at SIGMOD 2007, Beijing, CN|CHN
  • "Qunits: Queried Units in Database Search." 2009, Presented at Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research,
  • "Using Search Clicklogs for Schema and Taxonomy Matching." 2009, Presented at VDLB 2009, Lyon, FR|FRA
  • "University Explorations Interdisciplinary Panel." 2014, Presented at University Explorations Interdisciplinary Panel,
  • "Effective Phrase Prediction." 2007, Presented at VDLB 2007, Vienna, AT|AUT
  • "The Interactive Join." 2013, Presented at CHI 2013 Works in Progress,
  • "GestureQuery: A Multitouch Database Query Interface (Demo)." 2013, Presented at VDLB 2013,
  • "Distinguished Lecture." 2014, Presented at APWeb,
  • "JobsOhio Panel on IT." 2016, Presented at JobsOhio Panel on IT, Menlo Park, US|USA
  • "Interactive Data Analytics." 2016, Presented at Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Technical Center, Atlantic City, US|USA
  • "Large Scale Data Cubing." 2016, Presented at ScaleTech Talk Series, Columbus, US|USA
  • "Chasing Interactivity." 2016, Presented at ICDE, Helsinki, FI|FIN
  • "Building Interactive Database Systems." 2016, Presented at IBM India Research Lab, Delhi, IN|IND

Papers in Proceedings

2016

  • Arnab Nandi, Meris Mandernach "Hackathons as an Informal Learning Platform." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of ACM SIGCSE." in ACM SIGCSE. (3 2016). 346 - 351.
  • Roee Ebenstein, Niranjan Kamat, Arnab Nandi "FluxQuery: An Execution Framework for Highly Interactive Query Workloads." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of SIGMOD." in ACM SIGMOD 2016. (5 2016). 1333 - 1345.
  • Arnab Nandi, Carsten Binnig, Alan Fekete "First Annual Workshop on Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics (Front Matter)." JOURNAL: "Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics (HILDA 2016)." in Human-in-the-Loop Data Analytics (HILDA 2016). (6 2016).
  • Niranjan Kamat, Eugene Wu, Arnab Nandi "TrendQuery: A System for Interactive Exploration of Trends." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of HILDA." in HILDA: Human In The Loop Data Analytics. (6 2016). (digital) -

2015

  • Jiongqian Liang, David Fuhry, David Maung, Roger Crawfis, Lynne Gauthier, Arnab Nandi, Srinivasan Parthasarathy "Data Analytics Framework for A Game-based Rehabilitation System." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of SDM Workshop on Data Mining for Medicine and Healthcare 2015." in SDM Workshop on Data Mining for Medicine and Healthcare 2015. (6 2015). . -
  • Ziqi Huang, Juan Felipe Beltran, Azza Abouzied, Arnab Nandi "Beyond Binary Gestures: Exploring Documents using Touch Interfaces." JOURNAL: "ACM Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction Works in Progress 2015." in CHI 2015 Works in Progress. (4 2015). 1747 - 1751.
  • Lilong Jiang, Arnab Nandi "Designing Interactive Query Interfaces to Teach Database Systems in the Classroom." JOURNAL: "ACM Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction Works in Progress 2015." in CHI 2015 Works in Progress. (4 2015). 1479 - 1482.
  • Eugene Wu, Arnab Nandi "Towards Perception-aware Interactive Data Visualization Systems." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of Data Systems for Interactive Analysis (DSIA) Workshop 2015." in Data Systems for Interactive Analysis (DSIA @ VIS) Workshop 2015. (10 2015).
  • Manirupa Das, Micha Elsner, Arnab Nandi, Rajiv Ramnath "TopChurn: Maximum Entropy Churn Prediction Using Topic Models Over Heterogeneous Signals." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of International World Wide Web Conference Web Science (Invited to Best Papers of WWW Web Science Journal Special Issue)." in World Wide Web Conference Web Science. (5 2015). 291 - 297.
  • Akash Das Sarma, Ayush Jain, Arnab Nandi, Aditya G. Parameswaran, Jennifer Widom "JellyBean: Crowd-Powered Image Counting Algorithms." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of the Third AAAI Conference on Human Computation and Crowdsourcing 2015." in HCOMP 2015, San Diego, CA, USA. (11 2015). 178 - 187.

2014

  • Yi Wang, Gagan Agrawal, Arnab Nandi "SAGA: Array Storage as a DB with Support for Structural Aggregations." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management." in SSDBM 2014. (2 2014). 9 -
  • Kamat,Niranjan; Jayachandran,Prasanth; Tunga,Karthik; Nandi,Arnab "Distributed and Interactive Cube Exploration." in IEEE 30th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE). NEW YORK, (1 2014). 472 - 483.

2013

  • Lilong Jiang, Michael Mandel, Arnab Nandi "GestureQuery: A Multitouch Database Query Interface (demo)." JOURNAL: "Very Large Data Bases." in Very Large Data Bases. (8 2013). 1342 - 1345.
  • Prasanth Jayachandran, Karthik Tunga, Niranjan Kamat, Arnab Nandi "Combining User Interaction, Speculative Query Execution and Sampling in the DICE System (Demo)." JOURNAL: "Very Large Data Bases." in Very Large Data Bases. (1 2013). 1697 - 1700.
  • Arnab Nandi "Querying Without Keyboards (Best Paper: OIV Track)." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of CIDR 2013." in CIDR. (1 2013).
  • David Fuhry, Yang Zhang, Venu Satuluri, Arnab Nandi, Srinivasan Parthasarathy "PLASMA-HD: Probing the LAttice Structure and MAkeup of High-dimensional Data (Demo)." JOURNAL: "Very Large Data Bases." in Very Large Data Bases. (9 2013). 1318 - 1321.
  • Arnab Nandi, Michael Mandel "The Interactive Join: Recognizing Gestures for Database Queries (WIP Track)." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of CHI." in CHI 2013. (5 2013).
  • Nandi,Arnab; Paparizos,Stelios; Shafer,John,C; Agrawal,Rakesh "With a Little Help from My Friends." in 29th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) Demonstration. NEW YORK, (1 2013). 1288 - 1291.

2012

  • Manish Singh, Arnab Nandi, H.V. Jagadish "Skimmer: Rapid Scrolling of Relational Query Results." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of SIGMOD." in ACM SIGMOD 2012. (6 2012). 181 - 192.

2011

  • Jagadish,H,V; Nandi,Arnab; Qian,Li "Organic Databases." in 7th International Workshop on Databases in Networked Information Systems (DNIS 2011). BERLIN, (1 2011). 49 - 63.
  • Nandi,Arnab; Yu,Cong; Bohannon,Philip; Ramakrishnan,Raghu "Distributed Cube Materialization on Holistic Measures." in IEEE 27th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2011). NEW YORK, (1 2011). 183 - 194.

2009

  • Nandi,Arnab; Bernstein, Philip "Using Search Clicklogs for Schema and Taxonomy Matching." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of VLDB." in VLDB 2009, Lyon, France. (8 2009). 181 - 192.
  • Nandi,Arnab; Jagadish, HV "Qunits: Queried Units in Database Search." JOURNAL: "Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research." in CIDR 2009. (1 2009). abs/0909.1765 -

2007

  • Arnab Nandi, HV Jagadish "Assisted Querying Using Instant Response Interfaces (Demo)." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of ACM SIGMOD 2007." in ACM SIGMOD 2007. (6 2007). 1156 - 1158.
  • Jayapandian,Magesh; Chapman,Adriane; Tarcea,V,Glenn; Yu,Cong; Elkiss,Aaron; Ianni,Angela; Liu,Bin; Nandi,Arnab; Santos,Carlos; Andrews,Philip; Athey,Brian; States,David; Jagadish,H,V "Michigan Molecular Interactions (MiMI): putting the jigsaw puzzle together." JOURNAL: "NUCLEIC ACIDS RESEARCH." (1 2007). D566 - D571.
  • Arnab Nandi, HV Jagadish "Effective Phrase Prediction." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of VLDB." in VLDB 2007. (8 2007). 219 - 230.

2005

  • Soumen Chakrabarti, Jeetendra Mirchandani, Arnab Nandi "Searching Personal Information Networks (Demo)." JOURNAL: "Proceedings of ACM SIGIR 2005." in ACM SIGMOD 2005. (8 2005). 674 -

Patents

  • Arnab Nandi, Lilong Jiang. "Providing Interactive Feedback During Exploratory Query Specification."
  • Arnab Nandi, Roee Ebenstein, Niranjan Kamat. "An Execution Framework For Highly Interactive Query Workloads."
  • Arnab Nandi, Niranjan Kamat. "Stratified Random Sampling From Both Sides Of A Join."