Items where author is affiliated with Fudan University
Number of items: 2.
and Yang, Jiang-Ming
and Cai, Rui
and Wang, Xin-Jing
and Wang, Wei
and Zhang, Lei Modeling Semantics and Structure of Discussion Threads.
The abundant knowledge in web communities has motivated the research interests in discussion threads. The dynamic nature of discussion threads poses interesting and challenging problems for computer scientists. Although techniques such as semantic models or structural models have been shown to be useful in a number of areas, they are inefficient in understanding discussion threads due to the temporal dependence among posts in a discussion thread. Such dependence causes that semantics and structure coupled with each other in discussion threads. In this paper, we propose a sparse coding-based model named SMSS to Simultaneously Model Semantic and Structure of discussion threads.
and Zhang, Peiwu
and Zhao, Yingbin
and Feng, Rui
and Xue, Xiangyang Web Image Retrieval ReRanking with Multi-view Clustering.
General image retrieval is often carried out by a text-based search engine, such as Google Image Search. In this case, natural language queries are used as input to the search engine. Usually, the user queries are quite ambiguous and the returned results are not well-organized as the ranking often done by the popularity of an image. In order to address these problems, we propose to use both textual and visual contents of retrieved images to reRank web retrieved results. In particular, a machine learning technique, a multi-view clustering algorithm is proposed to reorganize the original results provided by the text-based search engine. Preliminary results validate the effectiveness of the proposed framework.
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