Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Expertise Retrieval

Expertise Retrieval (Paperback)

£88.00
Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 01/07/2012.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

People have looked for experts since before the advent of computers. With advances in information retrieval technology and the large-scale availability of traces of knowledge-related activities, computer systems that can fully automate the process of locating expertise have become a reality. The past decade has witnessed tremendous interest and a wealth of results in expertise retrieval as an emerging subdiscipline in information retrieval. Expertise Retrieval highlights advances in models and algorithms relevant to this field. It draws connections among methods proposed in the literature and summarizes them in five groups of basic approaches. These serve as the building blocks for more advanced models that arise when a range of content-based factors that may impact the strength of association between a topic and a person are considered. It also discusses practical aspects of building an expert search system and presents applications of the technology in other domains such as blog distillation and entity retrieval. The survey also points out the limitations of these current approaches.

Expertise Retrieval concludes with a set of conjectures on what the future may hold for expertise retrieval research. It is an ideal state-of-the-art reference for academic researchers, students, faculty, and anyone with an interest in how we locate expertise.

Computing & ITBusiness applicationsComputing & ITComputer scienceComputing & ITDatabasesDatabase software Publisher: now publishers Inc Publication Date: 01/07/2012 ISBN-13: 9781601985668  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 01/07/2012.  

More books by Krisztian Balog

More books by Yi Fang

More books by Maarten Rijke

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Second Class Available free for ALL orders. No charge for each additional book. 3-7 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Oracle Mobile Cloud Service...
(Paperback)
Thomas
 
 
£53.99
 
Learn FileMaker Pro 16: The...
(Paperback)
Mark Munro
 
 
£33.99
 
SQL Server 2016 High Availability...
(Paperback)
Paul Bertucci
 
 
£30.99
 
Pgrouting: A Practical Guide
(Paperback)
Regina O Obe
 
 
£27.99
 

Currently out of stock

Latest Blog
#FoylesFive: Picture Books for Black History Month
20/10/2017

Our Birmingham shop is celebrating Black History Month with an array of new and exciting picture books for children.

Caroline Taggart on Why Punctuation Can be Surprisingly Exciting
18/10/2017

Caroline Taggart explains the versatility of punctuation.

Under the Knife: Recreating the Grimy World of Victorian Surgery
17/10/2017

Lindsey describes how she made the trailer for her debut The Butchering Art in order to see how the sights, sounds, and smells of this gruesome period in medical history would translate onto the screen.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd