Using Web Graph Structure for Person Name Disambiguation

@inproceedings{Smirnova2010UsingWG,
  title={Using Web Graph Structure for Person Name Disambiguation},
  author={Elena Smirnova and Konstantin Avrachenkov and Brigitte Trousse},
  booktitle={CLEF},
  year={2010}
}
In the third edition of WePS campaign we have undertaken the person name disambiguation problem referred to as a clustering task. Our aim was to make use of intrinsic link relationships among Web pages for name resolution in Web search results. To date, link structure has not been used for this purpose. However, Web graph can be a rich source of information… CONTINUE READING