Accession Number:

ADA409665

Title:

Getting What You Want: Accurate Document Filtering in a Terabyte World

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept. Sep 1999-Sep 2002

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS UNIV AMHERST DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

79.0

Abstract:

This document describes information retrieval research techniques to users who are interested in receiving filtered information for specific topics or domains. The research includes techniques for setting document filtering thresholds, for adaptive learning and for filtering based upon user feedback in order to refine the document filtering process.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE