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 CSE 454 Advanced Internet and Web Services
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Design of Internet search engines, including spider architecture, inverted indices, frequency rankings, latent semantic indexing, hyperlink analysis, and refinement interfaces. Construction of scalable and secure web services. Datamining Webserver logs to provide personalized and user-targeted services. Large project. Prerequisite: CSE 326.

  • 5/29: Dates and instructions for the project report and presentation are now online. Report | Presentation

Lectures: Tues 10:30am-11:50am EE1 003


Thurs same

Final Project Presentations:

During Final Exam Slot.


Office Hours

Dan Weld, Instructor
weld at cs-dot-washington-dot-edu

Tues 4:30pm in CSE 588

Alan Liu, TA
cse454-ta at cs-dot-washington-dot-edu

Tuesdays 1:30-2:30pm and Thursdays 2-3pm in CSE 218


None required, but there will be numerous readings.


Project artifact 50%, written report 25%; oral presentation, class participation, and paper summaries 25%.


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