Science Concierge: A Fast Content-Based Recommendation System for Scientific Publications

@inproceedings{Achakulvisut2016ScienceCA,
  title={Science Concierge: A Fast Content-Based Recommendation System for Scientific Publications},
  author={Titipat Achakulvisut and Daniel E. Acu{\~n}a and Tulakan Ruangrong and Konrad P. K{\"o}rding},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2016}
}
Finding relevant publications is important for scientists who have to cope with exponentially increasing numbers of scholarly material. Algorithms can help with this task as they help for music, movie, and product recommendations. However, we know little about the performance of these algorithms with scholarly material. Here, we develop an algorithm, and an accompanying Python library, that implements a recommendation system based on the content of articles. Design principles are to adapt to… CONTINUE READING