Proteus: a concept browsing interface towards conventional Information Retrieval Systems

  • O. Signore
  • A. M. Garibaldi
  • M. Greco


In the access to the unstructured information, the representation of the relevant concepts is a fundamental issue for the sharing of the knowledge between indexers and users. The browsing of the concepts can play an important role in the user interface. We present an implementation of an interface that will give the possibility of interacting with a conceptual structure of the documents, and of making a graphical navigation on the thesauri available on the different fields.


Query Language Information Retrieval System Query Formulation Unstructured Information Query Token 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • O. Signore
    • 1
  • A. M. Garibaldi
    • 1
  • M. Greco
    • 1
  1. 1.CNUCEInstitute of CNRPisaItaly

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