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George Furnas

Known as: George W. Furnas 
George William Furnas (born 1954) is an American academic, Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Strategy at the School of Information of the… Expand
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2015
2015
Abstract. Abundant research has been devoted to understanding the complexity of the biogeochemical and physical processes that… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
In this paper, an empirical study of tagging behaviour in web-based bibliographic annotation systems is presented. Starting from… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
vector space model for text data (Salton & McGill, 1983). In this model, each document in a corpus is represented by a term… Expand
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2004
2004
The complexity and diversity of government regulations make understanding and retrieval of regulations a non-trivial task. One of… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Abstract As the amount of electronic information increases, traditional lexical (or Boolean) information retrieval techniques… Expand
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
It is often desirable to predict or constrain the lexical choices people make with spoken language systems. I discuss lexical… Expand
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
We describe Pad++, a zoomable graphical sketchpad that we are exploring as an alternative to traditional window and icon-based… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
An agent's ability to understand an utterance depends upon its ability to relate that utterance to the preceding discourse. The… Expand
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
A multidatabase system provides integrated access to heterogeneous, autonomous local databases in a distributed system. An… Expand
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
In conventional Boolean retrieval systems, users have difficulty controlling the amount of output obtained from a given query… Expand
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