Michael Carey

Email: mjcarey [at] ics.usc.edu
Title: Adjunct Faculty
Phone: (949) 824-2302
Company: UC Irvine
Personal Website: http://www.ics.uci.edu/~mjcarey/

Research Interests: Database management systems, information integration, transactional middleware, distributed systems, e-business applications and infrastructure, computer systems performance evaluation.
Biographical Information: Dr. Michael Carey is currently a Bren Professor of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of California, Irvine.  Prior to rejoining academia in 2008, Dr. Carey was a Senior Engineering Director at BEA Systems, Inc., where he landed after the Internet startup bubble burst in 2001.  At BEA he was chief architect for the BEA AquaLogic Data Services Platform. Prior to joining BEA, Dr. Carey spent a dozen years on the University of Wisconsin-Madison computer science faculty, five years as an IBM Almaden database researcher and research manager, and a year and a half at an e-commerce software startup called Propel Software. In addition to UW-Madison and UC Irvine, he has taught graduate computer science classes at U.C. Berkeley and Stanford. Dr. Carey is an ACM Fellow, a member of the National Academy of Engineering, and a past recipient of the ACM SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award and ACM SIGMOD Contributions Award. He has co-authored numerous conference and journal articles on topics related to database management systems and middleware. 

Recent Publications:

1. "XQSE: An XQuery Scripting Extension for the AquaLogic Data Services Platform," Proc. of the 24th Int'l. Conf. on Data Engineering, Cancun, Mexico, April 2008 (with V. Borkar, D. Engovatov, D. Lychagin, T. Westmann, and W. Wong).

2. "AL$MONY: Exploring Semantically-Assisted Matching in an XQuery-Based Data Mapping Tool," USC Database Laboratory Technical Report Number 2007-02. International Workshop on Semantic Data and Service Integration (SDSI 2007), co-located with VLDB, Vienna, Austria, September 23, 2007 (with S. Ghandeharizadeh, K. Mehta, P. Mork, L. Seligman, and S. Thatte).

3. "Data Delivery in a Service-Oriented World: The BEA AquaLogic Data Services Platform," Proc. of the ACM SIGMOD Int'l. Conf. on Management of Data, Chicago, IL, June 2006.

Michael Carey < carey [at] dblab.usc.edu >