H ? « »

Language peer sets for SIR:
United States
United States/1963
Designed 1963
1960s languages
Third generation
Early Cold War


alternate simple view
Country: United States
Designed 1963

for Semantic Information Retrieval

Early question answering system at MIT

evolved into QA

Related languages
SIR QA3   Evolution of

  • Bobrow (1964) Bobrow, D.G. "Natural Language Input for a Computer Problem Solving System", Report MAC-TR-1, Project MAC, M.I.T., Cambridge, Mass., June 1964 Online copy pdf ps Abstract Extract: Introduction Extract: SIR
  • Raphael (1964) Raphael, B., "SIR: A Computer Program for Semantic Information Retrieval" Ph. D. Thesis, Mathematics Department, MIT Cambridge Mass 1964
  • Simmons (1966) Simmons, R. F. "Storage and retrieval of aspects of meaning in directed graph structures" Extract: Introduction Extract: The Problem Extract: The Conceptual Dictionary Extract: Toward an Operational System Extract: Acknowledgments Extract: Discussion Abstract
          in [ACM] (1966) [ACM] CACM 9(03) March 1966 includes proceedings of the ACM Programming Languages and Pragmatics Conference, San Dimas, California, August 1965
  • Raphael (1968) Raphael, B. "SIR: A computer program for semantic information retrieval" pp33-134
          in Minsky (ed) (1968) Minsky, Marvin (ed.), "Semantic Information Processing" Cambridge, MA: MIT Press 1968
  • Schwarcz et al (1970) Schwarcz, R., J.F. Burger & R.F. Simmons (1970). A deductive question-answerer for natural language inference. CACM, 3. Abstract DOI Extract: PILOT, SIR, STUDENT
          in Minsky (ed) (1968) Minsky, Marvin (ed.), "Semantic Information Processing" Cambridge, MA: MIT Press 1968
  • Schultz et al (2003) Schultz, Jeffrey A.; Pitts, Sarah T.; Kamery, Rob H. "From the Early 1970S: A Review Of Some Natural Language Question-Answering Systems" Extract: Introduction
          in [AIMS] (2003) Proceedings of the Academy of Information and Management Sciences, 7(2) Las Vegas, 2003
    Search in: Google  Google scholar  World Cat  Yahoo  Overture  DBLP  Monash bib  NZ  IEEE  ACM portal  CiteSeer  CSB  ncstrl  jstor  Bookfinder