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Topic distillation (Internet searching)

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    • Distillation, Topic (Internet searching)
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    • found: Work cat.: Topic distillation and spectral filtering, 1998:abstr. (This paper discusses topic distillation, an information retrieval problem that is emerging as a critical task for the WWW)
    • found: International ACMSIGIR Conference on Research & Development in Information Retrieval (24th : 2001 : New Orleans, La.). Proceedings of the 24th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 2001:p. 208 (Topic distillation is the analysis of hyperlink graph structure to identify mutually reinforcing authorities (popular pages) and hubs (comprehensive lists of links to authorities). Topic distillation is becoming common in Web search engines)
    • found: WAIM 2002 (2002 : Beijing, China). Advances in Web-age information management, 2002:p. 316 (Given a query on the World Wide Web, a typical search engine may return a large number of relevant documents; at the same time, a user is only willing to see [an] extremely small number of those pages. How, from this sea of pages, should a search engine find quality documents related to the topic of the query? Many attempts have been made to determine the relative authority values of these documents for various search queries. This process of finding quality pages is called topic distillation)
    • found: International ACMSIGIR Conference on Research & Development in Information Retrieval (27th : 2004 : Sheffield, England). Proceedings of SIGIR 2004, 2004:p. 530 (Topic distillation is a special kind of topical relevance search where the user wishes to find a few key web sites rather than every relevant web page)
    • found: Asia Information Retrieval Symposium (2004 : Beijing, China). Information retrieval technology, 2005:p. 129 (Topic distillation is a web search task to find high-quality web pages (called key resources) for a particular topic. These pages can offer users with credible information or a good entry point to several useful pages)
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