A Question Answering service for information retrieval in Cooper

Bas Giesbers, Wim Van der Vegt, Jan Van Bruggen, Rob Koper, Antonio Taddeo

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    In Cooper, part of the student support will be provided by a Question Answering application in the form of a webservice. Question Answering allows a user to use the content of project document as input to find related documents as well as related experts. Latent Semantic Analysis as an underlying technique is briefly discussed followed by a description of our Latent Semantic Analysis engine and the software architecture that was developed. Issues for further development are also mentioned. The final section contains a specific case study of an environment in which an implementation is planned.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Collaborative Open Environments for Project-Centered Learning
    EditorsStefano Ceri, Wolfgang Nejdl, Jan van Bruggen, Frans Van Assche
    Place of PublicationAachen, Germany
    Publication statusPublished - 7 Jan 2008
    Event2nd European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning - Crete, Greece
    Duration: 17 Sept 200720 Sept 2007


    Conference2nd European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning
    Abbreviated titleEC-TEL 2007
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