Using latent semantic analysis to find different names for the same entity in free text

Abstract

A common problem faced when gathering information from the web is the use of different names to refer to the same entity. For example, the city in India referred to as Bombay in some documents may be referred to as Mumbai in others because its name officially changed from the former to the latter in 1995. Multiplicity of names can cause relevant documents… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/584931.584939

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@inproceedings{Oates2002UsingLS, title={Using latent semantic analysis to find different names for the same entity in free text}, author={Tim Oates and Vinay Bhat and Vishal Shanbhag}, booktitle={WIDM}, year={2002} }