# Browse Research and Tech Reports - Computer Science by Title

• (2009-03-31)
Popular products often attract an astonishing number of user reviews. Sifting through them by the thousands can be quite a headache, one that has inspired solutions like unique phrase identification (e.g., Yelp) and ...

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• (2011-05)
In recent years, multicore processors have been receiving a significant amount of attention from avionic and automotive industries as the demand for high-end real-time applications drastically increases. However, the ...

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• (2004-11)
With its sheer amount of information, the Web is clearly an important frontier for data mining. While Web mining must start with content on the Web, there is no effective search-based'' mechanism to help sifting through ...

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• (2008-02)
Well-centered meshes (meshes composed of well-centered simplices) have the advantage of having nice orthogonal dual meshes (the dual Voronoi diagram), which is useful for certain numerical algorithms that require or prefer ...

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• (2008-10)
In large software projects often multiple modeling languages are used in order to cover the different domains and views of the application and the language skills of the developers appropriately. Such "multi-modeling" ...

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• (2005-05)
Distributed systems are getting bigger and more complex. While the complexity of large-scale distributed systems has been acknowledged to be an important challenge, there has not been much work in defining or measuring ...

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• (2012-10-14)
Mixing the actor model with other concurrency models in a single program can break the actor abstraction. This increases the chance of creating deadlocks and data races—two mistakes that are hard to make with actors. ...

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• (2013-11-14)
Adaptation of models to a new domain is important for many natural language tasks. Because without adaptation, NLP tools trained on news domain achieve sub par results on other domains. In many practical scenarios, the ...

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• (2008)
Wikipedia, the popular online encyclopedia, has in just six years grown from an adjunct to the now-defunct Nupedia to over 31 million pages and 429 million revisions in 256 languages and spawned sister projects such as ...

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• (2005-08)
With the technical advances in ubiquitous computing and wireless networking, there has been an increasing need to capture the context information (such as the location) and to figure it into applications. In this paper, ...

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• (2015-05-07)
Distributed graph processing systems largely rely on proactive techniques for failure recovery. Unfortunately, these approaches (such as checkpointing) entail a significant overhead. In this paper, we argue that distributed ...

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• (2004-08)
Microprocessor design complexity is growing rapidly. As a result, current development costs for top of the line processors are staggering, and are doubling every 4 years. As we design ever larger and more complex processors, ...

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