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We report on the University of Lugano's participation in the Blog track of TREC 2008. In particular we describe our system for performing opinion retrieval and blog distillation. ... INTRODUCTION The 2008 Blog track continued on from the successful 2007 Blog track  , including the same opinion retrieval and blog distillation activities. ... Table 3 shows the opinion retrieval results of the two proposed methods using our baseline(opin0kl, opin0svm) and one of the TREC 2008 baselines (opin1kl, opin1svm). ...dblp:conf/trec/GeraniKCGTC08 fatcat:qu46r6rttvcl5h4bwy73atjkqm
They are provided to support research in the TREC blog track. Thanks are also due to the 7 groups who assessed this year's top stories identification task topics. ... Acknowledgements The description of system runs are based on paragraphs contributed by the participating groups. ... BLOGS08 COLLECTION Previous incarnations of the TREC Blog track, 2006-2008, used a specially created test collection called Blogs06. ...dblp:conf/trec/MacdonaldOS09 fatcat:3fjndgiqznhsndm2sxa4t5hiqi
Our goal will be achieved first developing a web crawler to extract user generated content on OSS, building a data-set of relevant user generated then we apply the opinion mining process the OSS blogs ... Results of the application of our technique show that opinion mining can help to evaluate the opinions of OSS products. ... Acknowledgements We are deeply indebted to and would like to thank University of Lugano, in quality of Prof. Fabio Crestani, Shima Gerani and Mark Carman for the collaboration in this work. ...doi:10.15344/2456-4451/2016/104 fatcat:at5oh7wibbbbxhbip47ln6uad4
through provision of access to data, associated tools and services at each separate stage of and along the entire research cycle. ... BiCIKL will provide for the first time access and tools for seamless linking and usage tracking of data along the line: specimens > sequences > species > analytics > publications > biodiversity ... He worked as scientific researcher at the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar Research, and as managing director at ETI Biodiversity ...doi:10.3897/rio.8.e81136 fatcat:4owwssl7zzfzna6likizigcv7u
combination of them. -Challenges in Document Mining ... There are only two of these worldwide which contain an opinion mining component: TREC (blog track) and NTCIR (multilingual opinion analysis task), organised by NIST and NII respectively. ... Incremental Level Set Tracking Nir Sochen (Tel Aviv University, IL) License Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 3.0 Unported license © Nir Sochen We consider the problem of contour tracking in the level set framework ...fatcat:avtfcawkbvcmtjermu24aonau4
In fact, all of these entities are connected in a large knowledge graph. In consequence, a lot of data is often available for single entities. ... The outcomes of our experiments lead us to conclude that 1) minimal background knowledge can be leveraged for producing state-of-the-art entity summaries (as exemplified with Web link structure and usage ... In contrast, in our work, we account for different granularities at the modeling level and also match complete facts. ...doi:10.5445/ir/1000065395 fatcat:ykjfzsymaza4zdiyytb4ttbimi