A Description of the LAMB Web-Derived Language Model Builder

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Authors:ONeil, Edward, Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of Virginia French, James, Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of Virginia
Abstract:

This paper describes the language modeling script constructed for the Spring 2000 Information Retrieval seminar. The script builds on Callan's work of automatically generating language models for text databases by creating language models for internet search engines. An overview of the work, principles and observed properties of language models, the language modeling script (LAMB) and its shortcomings are described.

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All rights reserved (no additional license for public reuse)
Language:
English
Source Citation:

ONeil, Edward, and James French. "A Description of the LAMB Web-Derived Language Model Builder." University of Virginia Dept. of Computer Science Tech Report (2000).

Publisher:
University of Virginia, Department of Computer Science
Published Date:
2000