This syllabus is very much a work in progress.
Aug 28: Intro. Presentation. Assignment 1.
Sept 4, Intro, part 2. Google paper(pdf). Google paper(html).
Sept 11: Search Engines. Presentation. Lab. Assignment 2.
Sept 18: Isabel.
Sept 26: Search, continued. Google API. Google API Presentation and lab.
Oct 2: Information Extraction. Presentation. Lab. Assignment 3.
Oct 9: GATE. Presentation. Annie example.
Oct 16: Fall break
Oct 23: GATE lab
Oct 30: Document Summarization and Topic Tree creation. Presentation. Lab. Assignment 4.
Nov 6: AeroText, AeroDAML, Ontologies. Presentation and lab.
Nov 13: Document clustering and categorization. Presentation.
Nov 20: Oracle's text mining tools. Oracle Text white paper.
Nov 27: Thanksgiving
Dec 4: Conclusions, what next? Presentation.
Dec 11: Projects.
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