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User Modeling 2001

Volume 2109 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science pp 240-242

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Using Document Structures for Personal Ontologies and User Modeling*

  • Sanghee KimAffiliated withIntelligence, Agents, Multimedia Group, Department of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton
  • , Wendy HallAffiliated withIntelligence, Agents, Multimedia Group, Department of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton
  • , Andy KeaneAffiliated withComputational Engineering and Design Center, School of Engineering Science, University of Southampton

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Abstract

We present a new approach that makes use of the embedded structural information of the documents which a user frequently refers to for deriving a personalized concept hierarchy and for identifying user preferences concerning document searching and browsing.

Keywords

Personal ontology Supported browsing Structured document