Mimicking Web search engines for expert search

  title={Mimicking Web search engines for expert search},
  author={Rodrygo L. T. Santos and Craig MacDonald and Iadh Ounis},
  journal={Inf. Process. Manage.},
Many enterprise employees may publish content outside their corporate intranet, making the Web a valuable source for identifying company experts. In this article, we thoroughly investigate the usefulness of Web search engines (WSEs) for expert search. In particular, we claim that the ranking of documentary expertise evidence provided by a WSE should also… CONTINUE READING