• USA-2013

    For contributions to query languages, query optimization and data provenance.

Val's work is centered around data management technologies and their applications in life sciences. He and his group are currently working on models and systems for data sharing, data provenance and uncertain information. His research has been applied in genomics and bioinformatics as well as in phyloinformatics and systematic biology. Val's past work also includes research in programming languages and high-performance computing. In addition, he maintains a special interest in applications of mathematical logic to computer science.