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Denis Shestakov

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Research interests

web crawling; massive data processing; image retrieval; distributed algorithms; mapreduce; deep web; web measurements

About

Denis Shestakov is a postdoctoral researcher in the Web Services Group at the Department of Media Technology, Aalto University, Finland. He spent one year as a visiting researcher at the INRIA Rennes, France. Denis obtained his PhD in Computer Science (2008) at University of Turku, Finland in 2008. In his doctoral work, Denis addressed the limitations of web crawlers, specifically the poor coverage of information available in online databases (a.k.a. the deep Web). His current research interests lie in the area of distributed algorithms for big data processing, with particular applications in web crawling and large-scale multimedia retrieval. Besides research work, he teaches several postgraduate courses on cloud computing, distributed data management and web application development.

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Publications

Leveraging declarative languages in web application development

  • Vuorimaa P
  • Laine M
  • Litvinova E
  • Shestakov D
World Wide Web (2015)
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Terabyte-Scale Image Similarity Search

  • Moise D
  • Shestakov D
Handbook of Statistics (2015)
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Intelligent Web Crawling

  • Shestakov D
IEEE Intelligent Informatics Bulletin (2013)
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Host-IP clustering technique for deep web characterization

  • Shestakov D
  • Salakoski T
Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (2010)
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On estimating the scale of national deep web

  • Shestakov D
  • Salakoski T
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) (2007)
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Professional experience

Post-doctoral researcher

Aalto University, School of Science

June 2009 - December 2013 (5 years)

Postdoctoral researcher

Inria Rennes Atlantic Brittany Research Centre

April 2012 - April 2013 (a year)

Lecturer

University of Turku

October 2007 - May 2009 (2 years)

Education history

University of Turku

PhD, Computer Science

January 2003 - June 2008 (5 years)

Nanyang Technogical University

MEng, Computer Engineering

July 2001 - September 2002 (a year)