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M.Sc. Maximilian Kuschewski

Technical University of Munich

Informatics 13 - Chair of Decentralized Information Systems and Data Management (Prof. Leis)

Postal address

Boltzmannstr. 3
85748 Garching b. München


Maximilian Kuschewski received his B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Augsburg in 2018 and his M.Sc. from the TUM, LMU, and the University of Augsburg in 2020.

He joined the Chair for Decentralized Information Systems and Data Management at TUM in 2022 as a Ph.D. candidate, moving from the University of Erlangen with Prof. Leis. His research interests include efficient database query processing, modern NVMe SSDs, and cloud-native data analytics.


SIGMOD 2023   
Research Paper
BtrBlocks: Efficient Columnar Compression for Data Lakes
Maximilian Kuschewski, David Sauerwein, Adnan Alhomssi, Viktor Leis
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VLDB 2021   
Vision Paper
Towards Cost-Optimal Query Processing in the Cloud
Viktor Leis, Maximilian Kuschewski
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CIDR 2021    
Short Paper
White-Box OLAP Performance Modeling for the Cloud
Maximilian Kuschewski, Viktor Leis



Winter term 2023/24

Summer term 2024

Course no.TitleDatesDurationType
0000001204 Data Structure Engineering (CIT3230003)Link4VO


I cannot supervise additional theses during the 2024 summer term.