Clustering of scientific citations in Wikipedia

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    Abstract

    The instances of templates in Wikipedia form an interesting data set of structured information. Here I focus on the cite journal template that is primarily used for citation to articles in scientific journals. These citations can be extracted and analyzed: Non-negative matrix factorization is performed on a (article x journal) matrix resulting in a soft clustering of Wikipedia articles and scientific journals, each cluster more or less representing a scientific topic.
    Original languageEnglish
    Publication date2008
    Publication statusPublished - 2008
    EventWikimania 2008 - Alexandria, Egypt
    Duration: 17 Jul 200819 Jul 2008

    Conference

    ConferenceWikimania 2008
    CountryEgypt
    CityAlexandria
    Period17/07/200819/07/2008

    Keywords

    • Scientometrics
    • Citation analysis
    • Cluster analysis
    • Wikipedia

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