- Targeted audience
- DAI Hauptstudium with 8 credit points :
- ISE Master
- Kommedia Master
Information Mining deals with the extraction on implicit
information from raw data (Data Mining) or text (Text Mining). The
goal is the development of methods for analyzing databases and
discovering useful information by means of abstraction. For this
pupose, machine learning methods are applied.
The data mining part of the course is based on the book
by Ian Witten und Eibe Frank.
The text mining part is based on chapters 13-17 of the book
Introduction to Information Retrieval
by D. Manning, Prabhakar Raghavan and Hinrich Schütze.