Mirco Kocher

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This paper describes and evaluates an effective unsupervised author clustering authorship linking model called SPATIUM-L1. The suggested strategy can be adapted without any problem to different languages (such as Dutch, English, and Greek) in different genres (e.g., newspaper articles and reviews). As features, we suggest using the m most frequent terms of(More)
Brain metastases represent an important cause of morbidity in patients with lung cancer and are associated with a mean survival of less than 6 months. Thus, new regimens improving the outcome of these patients are urgently needed. On the basis of promising data raised in a phase I/II trial, we initiated an open, randomised, prospective, multicentric phase(More)
This paper describes and evaluates an author profiling model called SPATIUM-L1. The suggested strategy can be adapted without any problem to different Indo-European languages (such as Dutch, English, and Spanish). As features, we suggest using the m most frequent terms of the query text (isolated words and punctuation symbols with m at most 200). Applying a(More)
This paper describes and evaluates an effective unsupervised author clustering and authorship linking model called SPATIUM. The suggested strategy can be adapted without any difficulty to different languages (such as Dutch, English, and Greek) in different text genres (e.g., newspaper articles and reviews). As features, we suggest using the m most frequent(More)
To assess the reliability of the Burdizzo procedure for castrating calves and lambs, testicular tissue from 63 bull calves (15 intact and 48 castrated) and 69 male lambs (35 intact and 34 castrated) was collected at slaughter and assessed histologically. The bull calves were castrated at either one, four to five or 12 to 16 weeks of age and the lambs at(More)