Innovative Data Exploration Laboratory (InDeX Lab) is an academic research group directed by Dr. Abolfazl Asudeh, at the Computer Science department of the University of Illinois at Chicago. At InDeX Lab, we study different aspects of Big Data and Data Science, including data management, data analytics, and data mining, for which we aim to find efficient, accurate, and scalable algorithmic solutions.

  • 2020:
    In collaboration with the DBGroup@UM and DBXLAB@UTA, InDeXLab published 5 papers at VLBD 2020 (three full reseach papers, one tutorial, and one demo), 1 demo paper at SIGMOD 2020, and 1 invited paper at VLBDJ (Special Issue on Best of VLDB'18).
    Our work has been recognized by the Communications of the ACM's -- CACM's Research Highlight.
  • 2019:
    We published 3 papers at SIGMOD 2019 (two full reseach papers and one demo), 2 papers at VLDB 2019 (one full research paper and one demo), 1 full research paper at ICDE 2019, 1 at PAKDD 2019, 1 demo paper at CIKM 2019, and 1 invited paper at Data Engineering Bulletin.
    We received the ACM SIGMOD Research Highlight Award 2019.
Open Positions
We always look for passionate students to join the team. If you are interested, click here to see more details.