By Zhigang Wang, Yu Gu, Roger Zimmermann, Ge Yu (auth.), Weiyi Meng, Ling Feng, Stéphane Bressan, Werner Winiwarter, Wei Song (eds.)
This quantity set LNCS 7825 and LNCS 7826 constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the 18th foreign convention on Database platforms for complex functions, DASFAA 2013, held in Wuhan, China, in April 2013. The fifty one revised complete papers and 10 brief papers provided including 2 invited keynote talks, 1 invited paper, three commercial papers, nine demo displays, four tutorials and 1 panel paper have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from a complete of 227 submissions. the themes coated partially 1 are social networks; question processing; nearest neighbor seek; index; question research; XML information administration; privateness security; and unsure info administration; and partially 2: graph facts administration; actual layout; wisdom administration; temporal information administration; social networks; question processing; facts mining; purposes; and database applications.