Now showing items 1-10 of 52
The BTD Importer is used to importer Bound Thesis Dissertations to the Electronic Thesis Dissertation Database. The process involves taking a hard copy thesis and scanning it into PDF form. Once in PDF form, the importer ...
University Undergraduate Research Conference - April 18, 2014
(Virginia Tech, 2014-04-18)
An abstract book for the research conference held on April 18, 2014, at the Graduate Life Center.
Generating an Intelligent Human-Readable Summary of a Shooting Event from a Large Collection of Webpages
We describe our approach to generating summaries of a shooting event from a large collection of webpages. We work with two separate events - a shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut and another at a mall in Tucson, ...
Natural Language Processing: Generating a Summary of Flood Disasters
In the event of a natural disaster like a flood, news outlets are in a rush to produce coverage for the general public. People may want a clear, concise summary of the event without having to read through hundreds of ...
Engineers' Forum, Volume 35, Number 4, November 2014
(Engineers' Forum, 2014-12)
Published since 1981, Engineers' Forum is Virginia Tech's interdisciplinary student-staffed engineering magazine. It covers the latest updates and articles regarding the achievements and initiatives of the Virginia Tech ...
The main goal of this project is to provide a convenient Web enabled interface to a large collection of event-related webpages supporting the two main services of browsing and searching. We first studied the events and ...
TrackPunch is a music streaming platform that redefines music discovery through social network influence using Big Data from Facebook. The big data indexing and analysis was designed to run in PHP and is capable of running ...
CS4624 IDEAL Spreadsheet
The IDEAL proposal encompasses an incredibly vast infrastructure of technology intended to be used by people of varying backgrounds. The analysts and researchers who will be familiar with the data presented through many ...
Xpantrac Connection with IDEAL
Title: Integrating Xpantrac into the IDEAL software suite, and applying it to identify topics for IDEAL webpages Identifying topics is useful because it allows us to easily understand what a document is about. If we ...
The purpose of this project was to simplify the process of unzipping web archive files, parsing them, and indexing them into a Solr instance. These tasks are only a subset of tasks that are part of a greater project called ...