International Journal of Web Information Systems: Volume 7 Issue 4


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A survey on information re‐finding techniques

Tangjian Deng, Ling Feng

Observing that people re‐access what they have seen or used in the past is very common in real lives. The purpose of this paper is to review the subject of information re‐finding…

ReClose: web page summarization combining summary techniques

Brent Wenerstrom, Mehmed Kantardzic

Search engine users are faced with long lists of search results, each entry being of a varying degree of relevance. Often users' expectations based on the short text of a search…

Result‐reconstruction method to return useful XML elements

Atsushi Keyaki, Kenji Hatano, Jun Miyzaki

Nowadays there are a large number of XML documents on the web. This means that information retrieval techniques for searching XML documents are very important and necessary for…

Load distribution by using Web Workers for a real‐time web application

Shusuke Okamoto, Masaki Kohana

The purpose of this paper is to propose a load distribution technique for a web server. It utilizes Web Workers, which is a new feature of Javascript.

Modelling a web site quality‐based recommendation system

Edelweis Rohrer, Regina Motz, Alicia Diaz

Web site recommendation systems help to get high quality information. The modelling of recommendation systems involves the combination of many features: metrics of quality…

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  • Prof. Honghao Gao
  • Prof. Li Kuang