Schema Transformation Techniques for Database Reverse Engineering.

Jean-Luc Hainaut, C. Tonneau, M. Joris, M. Chandelon: Schema Transformation Techniques for Database Reverse Engineering. ER 1993: 364-375
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               C. Tonneau and
               M. Joris and
               M. Chandelon},
  editor    = {Ramez Elmasri and
               Vram Kouramajian and
               Bernhard Thalheim},
  title     = {Schema Transformation Techniques for Database Reverse Engineering},
  booktitle = {Entity-Relationship Approach - ER'93, 12th International Conference
               on the Entity-Relationship Approach, Arlington, Texas, USA, December
               15-17, 1993, Proceedings},
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  10. Margita Altus: A Modular Design Strategy for a Flexible Graphical Database Design Environment: An Experimental Study. ER 1996: 146-162
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