Monthly Report for June  2007



Project No.: 260671

Funding Agency: Defense Logistics Agency - Defense Technical Information Center

Award No.: SP4700-05-P-0148

Project Title: Tools for Automatic Extraction of Metadata from DTIC Electronic Documents Collections - Phase II

Project Period: 09/19/05 - 04/30/07


Work Accomplishments during period


·        Had paper on categorization accepted at ICSIIT

·        Prepared paper for ICADL

·        Gave final report to NASA management


Problem Areas and Corrective Actions




Deviations in Cost/Schedule




Work to be Accomplished Next Period

1)Work on restructuring code and cvs system for code to be better manageable and adhere to software engineering standards

2) Prepare for phase 3 work



·        “Automated Template-Based Metadata Extraction Architecture”, Paul Flynn, Li Zhou, Kurt Maly, Steven Zeil, and Mohammad Zubair, submitted to ICADL 2007

·        “A Machine Learning Approach for Automatic Text Categorization – A Case Study for DTIC Collection”, (with S. Zeil, M. Zubair, N. Ratkal), ICSIIT 2007, accepted for publication, Bali, Indonesia, July 2007