A hybrid P2P search engine for social learning

Ashraf Uddin Ahmed, Tanvir Shahid, Hong Chen, Qun Jin

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Abstract

Social learning is showing one of the immersive potentialities for human knowledge gathering on the Internet throughout the last decEDe. Due to rapid growth of Internet, people can communicate with each other using IM (Instant Messaging), WWW and P2P. IM Services, such as; Yahoo, Twitter, Google Talk, ICQ (I seek you), etc. which provides individual and group communications. Web search engines (Google, Yahoo, AOL etc.) collect versatile information by crawling web directories, and web public documents (html, PDF, text, etc.) throughout the world. P2P (Gnutella, Napster, Freenet, etc.) serves file sharing between and/or among users. However, IM, WEB and P2P do not support WW, which indicates WHO the right person/user is and WHAT the right topic a user is looking for. To overcome the WW issues, this research presents a hybrid search engine called P2P-SSE (P2P Social Search Engine) which can find the WW and serves users queries for the support of social learning.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings - 2011 IEEE International Conferences on Internet of Things and Cyber, Physical and Social Computing, iThings/CPSCom 2011
Pages564-569
Number of pages6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Dec 1
Event2011 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things, iThings 2011 and 4th IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical and Social Computing, CPSCom 2011 - Dalian, China
Duration: 2011 Oct 192011 Oct 22

Publication series

NameProceedings - 2011 IEEE International Conferences on Internet of Things and Cyber, Physical and Social Computing, iThings/CPSCom 2011

Conference

Conference2011 IEEE International Conference on Internet of Things, iThings 2011 and 4th IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical and Social Computing, CPSCom 2011
CountryChina
CityDalian
Period11/10/1911/10/22

Keywords

  • Information retrival
  • Knowledge acquisition
  • P2P
  • Search engine
  • Social learning

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications

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    Ahmed, A. U., Shahid, T., Chen, H., & Jin, Q. (2011). A hybrid P2P search engine for social learning. In Proceedings - 2011 IEEE International Conferences on Internet of Things and Cyber, Physical and Social Computing, iThings/CPSCom 2011 (pp. 564-569). [6142199] (Proceedings - 2011 IEEE International Conferences on Internet of Things and Cyber, Physical and Social Computing, iThings/CPSCom 2011). https://doi.org/10.1109/iThings/CPSCom.2011.111