The next-generation graph analytics engine


  • Wilco van Leeuwen, Thomas Mulder, Bram van de Wall,  George Fletcher, and Nikolay Yakovets: AvantGraph Query Processing Engine. PVLDB. 2022

  • Wilco van Leeuwen, George Fletcher, and Nikolay Yakovets: A General Cardinality Estimation Framework for Subgraph Matching in Property Graphs. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering. 2022

  • Kaijie Zhu, George Fletcher, Nikolay Yakovets: Competition-driven modeling of temporal networks. EPJ Data Science. 2021

  • Kaijie Zhu, George Fletcher, Nikolay Yakovets: Leveraging temporal and topological selectivities in temporal subgraph query processing. ICDE 2021

  • Job van der Looij: Avantstep: parallel query execution in graph databases. MSc Thesis, TU Eindhoven. 2021

  • Zahid Abul-Basher, Nikolay Yakovets, Parke Godfrey, Stanley Clark, Mark H. Chignell: Answer Graph: Factorization Matters in Large Graphs. EDBT 2021 (Best short paper award)

  • Jochem Kuijpers, George Fletcher, Tobias Lindaaker, Nikolay Yakovets: Path Indexing in the Cypher Query Pipeline. EDBT 2021

  • Bram van de Wall. “Fully Compiled Execution of Conjunctive Graph Queries”. MSc Thesis. Eindhoven University of Technology. 2020.

  • Thomas Mulder, Nikolay Yakovets, George Fletcher. "Towards Planning of Regular Queries with Memory". In Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Extending Database Technology, EDBT 2020.

  • Mike de Brouwer. “Hybrid Worst-case Optimal Query Planning”. MSc Thesis. Eindhoven University of Technology. 2020.

  • Stanley Clark. “Structural In-memory Graph Factorisation: Query graph-based IR Compression and Result Enumeration ”. MSc Thesis. Eindhoven University of Technology. 2019. 

  • Kaijie Zhu, George H. L. Fletcher, Nikolay Yakovets, Odysseas Papapetrou, Yuqing Wu: Scalable temporal clique enumeration. In proceedings of the 16th International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases. SSTD 2019.

  • Thomas Mulder. "Regular Queries with Memory: From Theory to Practice". MSc Thesis. Eindhoven University of Technology. 2019.

Meet Our Team

AvantGraph is made with ❤️ by the people of the Database Group at the Eindhoven University of Technology and collaborators worldwide


Xuming Meng


Wilco van Leeuwen


Kaijie Zhu


Bram van de Wall


Stanley Clark


Thomas Mulder


George Fletcher


Nikolay Yakovets