Data Management and Analytics Lab (DMAL)


Data Management and Analytics Graduate Lab (DMAL) formally known as DISCO was officially opened in September 2012. It currently consists of 10 faculty members from the School of Computer Science and Engineering in NTU. The core research focus of DMAL is in the areas of data management, data analytics, information retrieval, and information privacy.


Mission & Vision

"Enhancing human needs and aspirations through next-generation data and knowledge management"

  • To conduct frontier research in next-generation data and knowledge management with the overall objective of enhancing human needs and aspirations.
  • To establish strong international reputation by publishing research results in top international conferences and journals, and by establishing research collaboration with other renowned research institutions abroad.
  • To build strong relationship with industry by transferring commercially-viable research results to the industry.


Latest News


  • Gao has a paper in VLDB 13
  • SONAR members' have a paper in MM13