Accession Number : AD0272572

Title :   PROBABILISTIC INDEXING. A STATISTICAL TECHNIQUE FOR DOCUMENT IDENTIFICATION AND RETRIEVAL

Corporate Author : THOMPSON RAMO WOOLDRIDGE INC LOS ANGELES CA

Personal Author(s) : MARON, M E ; KUHNS, J L ; RAY, L C

PDF Url : AD0272572

Report Date : Jun 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 100

Abstract : This report describes recent experiments that were made to evaluate the retrieval effectiveness of a new method of literature indexing and searching entitled Probabilistic Indexing. In addition several refinements and extensions of the basic notions of Probabilistic Indexing are presented.

Descriptors :   *DOCUMENTS, *INDEXES, *LIBRARIES, *MATHEMATICS, ALGEBRA, ALGEBRAIC TOPOLOGY, COMPUTERS, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), PROBABILITY, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, TOPOLOGY

Subject Categories : Mathematical and Computer Sciences

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE