Archive for April, 2010

CiteSeerx- A survey

April 27, 2010 Leave a comment
  • Focused Crawling Using Context Graphs
  • CiteSeerX – A Scalable Autonomous Scientific Digital Library
  • Are Your Citations Clean?


The aim was to identify different problems faced by Citeseer and propose appropriate solutions by introducing a new architecture in order achieve scalability, flexibility and increase in performance. Citeseer was firstly introduced in 1997 and its nature of being available for non commercial and costless increased its popularity in the World Wide Web. In a span of few years it grew into a proper functional digital library storing over 730,000 documents and more than 8 million citations. CiteSeer got its regular users in the form of students, teachers and researchers. After its rapid growth till 2005 the existing architecture dropped down its efficiency due to limited framework and less scalable structure. Resultantly many users experienced problems during accessing it caused by excessive quantity of documents and unexpected increase in latency. Read more…

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Circles?.. is it?

April 13, 2010 Leave a comment

Like a drop of rain in to the ocean.. like a moving planet in the sky.. we have our rapidly generating circle around us, our range, our story, our life.. which ever name you want to give it.. Everyone who ever got birth comes into the world with its circle.. It remains across it for ever, even after death.. we get to know each other, overlap over circles.. if synchronized its affection, if haphazard, so hatred.. Distance between circles matters a lot.. for some it can reduce the synchronization, for some it can increase the circles range.. we tend to move from circle to circle, and sometimes come across group of similar sync circles,, we join it, and our circles, with time, change in its way.. this vary change.. this minute change, Read more…

Categories: Articles, Personal

Sorting Algorithm Experimentation

April 6, 2010 Leave a comment

Experimental Setup:

The experimentation was took place to check the time complexity of the sorting algorithms Quick sort, Merge sort and Heap sort. Details of the experimentation are as follows:

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happy birthday maddy..

April 4, 2010 Leave a comment

its my birthday..  🙂 May Allah guide us through every part of life..

Cake… Eat a little
Eat a lot
Eat until you have to stop!
I hope that you have the best birthday that you could wish for
And I hope that the candles on your cake go out with your first puff
For then your wish will come sparkling true!
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Categories: Articles, Personal