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Unexpected results in automatic list extraction on the web
The discovery and extraction of general lists on the Web continues to be an important problem facing the Web mining community. There have been numerous studies that claim to autom...
Tim Weninger, Fabio Fumarola, Rick Barber, Jiawei ...
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We're Not in Kansas Anymore: Detecting Domain Changes in Streams
Domain adaptation, the problem of adapting a natural language processing system trained in one domain to perform well in a different domain, has received significant attention. Th...
Mark Dredze, Tim Oates, Christine D. Piatko
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Disparity Statistics for Pedestrian Detection: Combining Appearance, Motion and Stereo
Pedestrian detection is an important problem in computer vision due to its importance for applications such as visual surveillance, robotics, and automotive safety. This paper push...
Stefan Walk, Konrad Schindler, Bernt Schiele
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A taxonomy of distributed termination detection algorithms
An important problem in the ®eld of distributed systems is that of detecting the termination of a distributed computation. Distributed termination detection (DTD) is a dicult p...
Jeff Matocha, Tracy Camp
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On constructing an optimal consensus clustering from multiple clusterings
Computing a suitable measure of consensus among several clusterings on the same data is an important problem that arises in several areas such as computational biology and data mi...
Piotr Berman, Bhaskar DasGupta, Ming-Yang Kao, Jie...
88views more  KER 2008»
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Ontology change: classification and survey
Ontologies play a key role in the advent of the Semantic Web. An important problem when dealing with ontologies is the modification of an existing ontology in response to a certai...
Giorgos Flouris, Dimitris Manakanatas, Haridimos K...
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Expansion of Sliding Window Method for Finding Shorter Addition/Subtraction-Chains
Finding a shorter addition/subtraction-chain for an integer is an important problem for many cryptographic systems based on number theory. Especially, execution time of multiplica...
Younho Lee, Heeyoul Kim, Seong-Min Hong, Hyunsoo Y...
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On the number of principal components: A test of dimensionality based on measurements of similarity between matrices
An important problem in principal component analysis (PCA) is the estimation of the correct number of components to retain. PCA is most often used to reduce a set of observed vari...
Stéphane Dray
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Navigating the textual redundancy web in legacy source
Understanding the source, data, and documentation files associated with legacy systems in preparation for maintenance or reengineering is an increasingly important problem for man...
J. Howard Johnson
9 years 5 months ago
It is a Far, Far Better Mean I Find...
An important problem often faced by simulation analysts is that of choosing (or selecting) one of several potential system designs. This can be accomplished by comparing output fr...
Susan M. Sanchez