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Alumnus of the Artificial Intelligence Center
He was a Computer Scientist in the Natural Language Group.
A system for extracting information from free text.
The following are in reverse chronological order of publication.
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Bear, J. and Israel, D. and Petit, J. and Martin, D. Using Information Extraction to Improve Information Retrieval, in Proceedings of the Sixth Text Retrieval Conference, Gathiersburg, MD, Nov 1997. [PS, Details]
Hobbs, Jerry and Appelt, Douglas and Bear, John and Israel, David and Kameyama, Megumi and Stickel, Mark and Tyson, Mabry. FASTUS: A Cascaded Finite-State Transducer for Extracting Information from Natural-Language Textin Finite State Devices for Natural Language Processing, MIT Press, 1996. [PDF, Details]
Appelt, Douglas E. and Hobbs, Jerry R. and Bear, John and Israel, David and Kameyama, Megumi and Kehler, Andy and Martin, David and Myers, Karen and Tyson, Mabry. SRI International FASTUS system MUC-6 test results and analysis, in Proceedings of the Sixth Message Understanding Conference (MUC-6), Columbia, Maryland, 1995. [PDF, Details]
Appelt, D. and Hobbs, J. and Bear, J. and Israel, D. J. and Tyson, M. FASTUS: A Finite-State Processor for Information Extraction from Real-World Text, in Proceedings of IJCAI-93, Chambery, France, Sep 1993. [PDF, Details]
Appelt, Douglas and Hobbs, Jerry and Bear, John and Israel, David and Kameyama, Megumi and Tyson, Mabry. SRI: Description of the JV-FASTUS System Used for MUC-5, in the Proceedings of the Fifth Message Understanding Conference (MUC-5), Tokyo, Japan, Aug 1993. [PS, Details]