Distilling Relevant Documents by Means of Dynamic Quantum Clustering

  • Emanuele Di Buccio
  • Giorgio Maria Di Nunzio
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6931)


Dynamic Quantum Clustering (DQC) is a recent clustering technique based on physical intuition from quantum mechanics. Clusters are identified as the minima of the potential function of the Schrödinger equation. In this poster, we apply this technique to explore the possibility to select highly relevant documents relative to a query of a user. In particular, we analyze the clusters produced by DQC with a standard test collection.


Relevant Document Document Frequency Test Collection Physical Intuition Propose Cluster Method 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Emanuele Di Buccio
    • 1
  • Giorgio Maria Di Nunzio
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information EngineeringUniversity of PaduaPaduaItaly

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