Conceptual Modelling and Its Theoretical Foundations

Essays Dedicated to Bernhard Thalheim on the Occasion of His 60th Birthday

  • Editors
  • Antje Düsterhöft
  • Meike Klettke
  • Klaus-Dieter Schewe

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7260)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Antje Düsterhöft, Meike Klettke, Klaus-Dieter Schewe
    Pages 1-6
  3. Jan Paredaens
    Pages 7-18
  4. Gyula O. H. Katona
    Pages 29-35
  5. David Källberg, Nikolaj Leonenko, Oleg Seleznjev
    Pages 36-51
  6. Johann A. Makowsky, Elena V. Ravve
    Pages 73-84
  7. Flavio Ferrarotti, Sven Hartmann, Henning Köhler, Sebastian Link, Millist W. Vincent
    Pages 85-100
  8. Alejandro L. Grosso, José M. Turull Torres
    Pages 116-135
  9. Stephen W. Clyde, David W. Embley, Stephen W. Liddle, Scott N. Woodfield
    Pages 151-172
  10. Sudarshan Murthy, David Maier, Lois Delcambre
    Pages 173-189
  11. Arne Sølvberg
    Pages 190-196
  12. Gerti Kappel, Philip Langer, Werner Retschitzegger, Wieland Schwinger, Manuel Wimmer
    Pages 197-215
  13. Antonio Villegas, Antoni Olivé, Maria-Ribera Sancho
    Pages 216-230
  14. Oscar Pastor, Juan Carlos Casamayor, Matilde Celma, Laura Mota, M. Ángeles Pastor, Ana M. Levin
    Pages 231-250
  15. Marie Duží
    Pages 268-290
  16. Yasushi Kiyoki, Shiori Sasaki, Nhung Nguyen Trang, Nguyen Thi Ngoc Diep
    Pages 316-328
  17. Back Matter

About this book


This Festschrift, published in honor of Bernhard Thalheim on the occasion of his 60th birthday presents 20 articles by colleagues from all over the world with whom Bernhard Thalheim had cooperation in various respects; also included is a scientific biography contributed by the volume editors.

The 20 contributions reflect the breadth and the depth of the work of Bernhard Thalheim in conceptual modeling and database theory during his scientific career spanning more than 35 years of active research.
In particular, ten articles are focusing on topics like database dependency theory, object-oriented databases, triggers, abstract state machines, database and information systems design, web semantics, and business processes.


business process design data semantics database theory logical inference systems modeling

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-28278-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-28279-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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