Accession Number:

AD0619955

Title:

SOME MATHEMATICAL PROBLEMS ARISING IN INFORMATION RETRIEVAL FROM INVERTED FILES

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ALABAMA UNIV IN HUNTSVILLE RESEARCH INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-06-30

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The report is concerned with certain logical and mathematical problems arising in the design and implementation of computer systems for information retrieval from inverted files. The central problem is that of minimizing computer time necessary for mechanized retrieval. Several specific problems are formulated and investigated. Partial or complete answers to some questions are given but several other questions remain unanswered.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE