Syed Uzair Aqeel

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The need for effective identity matching systems has led to extensive research in the area of name search. For the most part, such work has been limited to English and other Latin-based languages. Consequently, algorithms such as Soundex and n-gram matching are of limited utility for languages such as Arabic, which has a vastly different morphology that(More)
We address name search for transliterated Arabic given names. In previous work, we addressed similar problems with English and Arabic surnames. In each previous case, we used a variant of Soundex and n-grams to improve precision and recall of name matching compared against well known approaches such as the Russell Soundex algorithm. Unlike prior work, the(More)
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