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A probabilistic approach to multi-document summarization for generating a tiled summary

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3 Author(s)
Saravanan, M. ; Indian Inst. of Technol., Madras, India ; Raman, S. ; Ravindran, B.

Due to data overload and time-critical nature of information need, automatic summarization of documents plays a significant role in information retrieval and text data mining. This paper discusses the design of a multi-document summarizer that uses Katz's K-mixture model for term distribution. The model helps in ranking the sentences by a modified term weight assignment. The system has been evaluated against the frequently occurring sentences in the summaries generated by a set of human subjects. Our system outperforms other auto-summarizers at different extraction levels of summarization with respect to the ideal summary, and is close to the ideal summary at 40% extraction level.

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Computational Intelligence and Multimedia Applications, 2005. Sixth International Conference on

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16-18 Aug. 2005

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