Martin Kersten

Full Name
Prof.dr. M.L. Kersten
Function(s)
Professor - Universiteit van Amsterdam, CWI-Fellow
Email
Martin.Kersten@cwi.nl
Telephone
+31 20 592 4066
Room
L312
Department(s)
CWI Management, Database Architectures
Homepage
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_L._Kersten

Biography

Martin L. Kersten is a computer scientist with research focus on database architectures, query optimization and their use in scientific databases. He is an architect of the MonetDB system, an open-source column for data warehouses, online analytical processing (OLAP) and geographic information systems (GIS). For this work he received the prestigious ACM SIGMOD E.F. Codd Innovation Award and the ACM SIGMOD Systems award. He published > 150 papers and is an ACM Research Fellow. He has been (co-) founder of several successful spin-offs of CWI.