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University of Helsinki Department of Computer Science

Processing of large document collections, Spring 2006

582410 Laajojen dokumenttiaineistojen käsittely (4 op, 2 ov)
582410 Processing of large document collections(4 cr, 2 cu)

Lectures: Prof. Helena Ahonen, 14.3.-27.4., Tue 12-14, Thu 10-12, B222

Exercises: Miro Lehtonen, 22.3.-26.4., Wed 10-12, B222

Topics: Automatic text categorization. Text summarization. Question answering systems. Information extraction from text.

See also introductory slides.

Current issues

  • Results are available in the intranet. You can ask Miro Lehtonen about grading, e.g., on Wed 14.6. at 16-16:30 (A221) or by email.
  • Useful links page added (See Material, bottom of the page)
  • Lectures and exercise sessions will be in Finnish, but all material is in English.
  • Registration

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