Bibliographic Databases

Conferences and Workshops

  • Amgad Madkour, Ahmed M. Ali, Walid G. Aref, “WORQ: Workload-driven RDF Query Processing”, ISWC 2018 [Paper][Slides]

  • Amgad Madkour, Walid G. Aref, Ahmed M. Aly, “SPARTI: Scalable RDF Data Management Using Query-Centric Semantic Partitioning”, Semantic Big Data (SBD18) [Paper][Slides]

  • Amgad Madkour, Walid G. Aref, Sunil Prabhakar, Mohamed Ali, Siarhei Bykau, “TrueWeb: A Proposal for Scalable Semantically-Guided Data Management and Truth Finding in Heterogeneous Web Sources”, Semantic Big Data (SBD18) [Paper][Slides]

  • Amgad Madkour, Walid G Aref, Faizan Ur Rehman, Mohamed Abdur Rahman, Saleh Basalamah, “A Survey of Shortest-Path Algorithms”, Technical Report. arXiv 2017 [Paper]

  • Amgad Madkour, Walid Aref, Mohamed Mokbel, Saleh Basalamah, “Geotagging Non-Spatial Concepts”, ACM SIGSPATIAL MobiGIS 2015 [Paper][Slides]

  • Ahmed Mahmood, Ahmed Aly, Thamir Qadah, El Kindi Rezig, Anas Daghistani, Amgad Madkour, Ahmed Abdelhamid, Mohamed Hassan, Walid Aref, Saleh Basalamah, “Tornado: A Distributed Spatio-Textual Stream Processing System”, VLDB Demo, 2015 [Paper]

  • Amgad Madkour, Walid G. Aref, Saleh Basalamah, “Knowledge Cubes - A Proposal for Scalable and Semantically-Guided Management of Big Data”, IEEE BigData 2013 [Paper][Slides]

  • Eduard Dragut, Mourad Ouzzani, Amgad Madkour, Nabeel Mohamed, Peter Baker, David E. Salt. “Ionomics Atlas : A Tool To Explore Interconnected Ionomic, Genomic and Environmental Data”, (CIKM ‘12) [Paper]

  • Sara Noeman,Amgad Madkour, “Language independent Transliteration mining system using Finite State Automata framework”, ACL NEWS2010 [Paper]

  • Khaled S. Refaat, Amgad Madkour, “An Optimized Method for Arabic Cross-Document Named Entity Normalization”, MEDAR 2009 [Paper]

  • Amgad Madkour, Tarek Hefni, Ahmed Hefny, Khaled S. Refaat, “Using Semantic Features to Detect Spamming in Social Bookmarking Systems”, ECML PKDD 2008 [Paper]

  • Amgad Madkour, Ahmed Sameh, “Intelligent Open Spaces: Using Neural Networks for Prediction of Requested Resources in Smart Spaces”, CSE2008

  • Amgad Madkour, Sherif G. Aly, “Resource Sharing Systems: A Combinatorial Application to Pervasive Computing”, AICCSA2007

  • Amgad Madkour, K. Darwish, Hany Hassan, Ahmed Hassan, Ossama Emam, “BioNoculars : Extracting relations between entities from biomedical documents using a fully unsupervised Statistical Approach” , ACL BioNLP 2007 [Paper]

  • Amgad Madkour, Sherif G. Aly, “Pervasive Open Spaces: A Transparent and Scalable Dome-Based Pervasive Resource Allocation System” , ISPA 2006 Ws, LNCS 4331, p115-124, 2006

  • Kareem Darwish, Amgad Madkour, “The GUC Goes to TREC 2004: Using Whole or Partial Documents for Retrieval and Classification in the Genomics Track”, TREC2004 [Paper]


  • Amgad Madkour, Saleh Basalamah, “SYSTEM, DEVICE, AND METHOD FOR TRACKING PRAYER”, United States Patent, Filed 25 September 2014. [View Patent]

  • Amgad Madkour, Hany Hassan, “SELECTING A DATA ELEMENT IN A NETWORK”, United States Patent, Filed 25 July 2011. [View Patent]

Ph.D Thesis

  • Amgad M. Madkour, “Efficient Query Processing Over Web-Scale RDF Data”, Ph.D Computer Science thesis, Computer Science Department, Purdue University, January 2019 [View Publication]

MSc. Thesis

  • Amgad Madkour, “Pervasive Open Spaces: An Intelligent and Scalable Pervasive Environment for Providing Contextual Resource Sharing”, MSc.Computer Science thesis, Computer Science Department, The American University in Cairo, July 2008 [View Publication]