Roger Thompson

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This article presents the results of our exploration of the Dewey Decimal Classification (Dewey) as a concept definition source for the Scorpion project. Particularly, we show that Dewey demonstrates a high degree of class integrity and thus is a good knowledge base for an automatic subject assignment tool. With the advent of desktop publishing and the(More)
A network organization for implementing a document retrieval system is proposed. This organization has significant advantages in terms of the range of searches that can be used when compared to either inverted or clustered file organizations. Algorithms for generating and maintaining the network are described together with experiments designed to test their(More)
This study developed and applied benchmarks for five indicators included in the CAH Financial Indicators Report, an annual, hospital-specific report distributed to all critical access hospitals (CAHs). An online survey of Chief Executive Officers and Chief Financial Officers was used to establish benchmarks. Indicator values for 2004, 2005, and 2006 were(More)
I am submitting a thesis written by Angelina Inesia-Forde entitled " The Presence of Learning Disabled Youth in Our Juvenile Justice Institutions: Excusable or Gross Negligence? " I have examined the final copy of this thesis and recommend that it be accepted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science with a major in(More)
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