Shaman team

SHAMAN (ex Pilgrim) is the acronym of “a Symbolic and Human-centric view of dAta MANagement”.

SHAMAN is a research team of the Data and Knowledge Management (DKM) department of IRISA.

We are located in Lannion (Brittany, France) at the facilities of the ENSSAT.

Research lines:

  • Modeling/integrating imperfect data
  • Understanding data (data summaries, database clustering, data analytics)
  • Querying data in a flexible way (preference queries, bipolar fuzzy queries, implementation, fuzzy query optimization, flexible querying of graph databases)
  • Cooperative answering (obviating empty/plethoric answer sets, Providing enriched answers)
  • Ontology-based data access (optimization, scalability, inconsistency tolerance, analytics)

Our last activity report (2015)