Semantic search as inference : applications in health informatics
Koopman, Bevan Raymond (2014) Semantic search as inference : applications in health informatics. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
This thesis developed new search engine models that elicit the meaning behind the words found in documents and queries, rather than simply matching keywords. These new models were applied to searching medical records: an area where search is particularly challenging yet can have significant benefits to our society.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (PhD)|
|Supervisor:||Bruza, Peter & Sitbon, Laurianne|
|Additional Information:||Recipient of 2014 Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award.|
|Keywords:||Information Retrieval, Semantic Search, Health Informatics, Medical Information Retrieval, Information Retrieval Inference, Graph-based Information Retrieval, ODTA|
|Divisions:||Current > Schools > School of Information Systems
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||28 May 2014 03:03|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 05:54|
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