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Spark, an application based on Serendipitous Knowledge Discovery.


Workman TE, Fiszman M, Cairelli MJ, Nahl D, Rindflesch TC

J Biomed Inform. 2016 Apr;60:23-37. doi: 10.1016/j.jbi.2015.12.014. Epub 2015 Dec 28.

Abstract:

Findings from information-seeking behavior research can inform application development. In this report we provide a system description of Spark, an application based on findings from Serendipitous Knowledge Discovery studies and data structures known as semantic predications. Background information and the previously published IF-SKD model (outlining Serendipitous Knowledge Discovery in online environments) illustrate the potential use of information-seeking behavior in application design. A detailed overview of the Spark system illustrates how methodologies in design and retrieval functionality enable production of semantic predication graphs tailored to evoke Serendipitous Knowledge Discovery in users. Copyright © 2016. Published by Elsevier Inc.


Workman TE, Fiszman M, Cairelli MJ, Nahl D, Rindflesch TC Spark, an application based on Serendipitous Knowledge Discovery. 
J Biomed Inform. 2016 Apr;60:23-37. doi: 10.1016/j.jbi.2015.12.014. Epub 2015 Dec 28.

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