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Stylometry, 2004-current. Project on the possibilities for quantitative stylometric analysis of literary texts. This research is driven by both methodological as well as technical innovations. Methodological we introduce a more empirical approach by using statistical inference for validating hypotheses on authorship, style and topic changes etc. This empirical approach is levered by new digital technologies …

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Autonom, 2002-2004. An on line shared text analysis work bench. Tools included a project portfolio, a fast work-flow for semi automated lemmatization (for the purpose of statistical aggregation), NER (Named Entity Recognition) capabilities, concordancing, expandable KWIC (Keyword in Context), text generation. (Role: functional and usability design, development, conceptual architecture, research.)

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BNTL (Bibliografie van de Nederlandse Taal- en Literatuurwetenschap), 2000 – current. Project to realize a new on line biblography for this once PICA-database containing about 350.000 bibliographic metadata items. The three main goals of the project are: 1) create and support a workflow that is less labor intensive while preserving output volume and quality; 2) …

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EVA (European Visual Archive Project), 2000-2002. The European Visual Archive is a searchable image resource containing thousands of historical photographs from the collections of amongst others the London Metropolitan Archives and the Stadsarchief Antwerpen. From a research perspective usability and metadata scheming were the more interesting aspects. (Role: functional and usability design, development, project organisation.) …

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KennisLab, 1997-2000. An on line virtual knowledge center initiated by the former Dutch National Foundation for the Promotion of Science and Technology (Stichting Wetenschap en Techniek Nederland). It comprised in- and externally linked encyclopedic knowledge, personal note taking capabilities, virtual contact to committed experts. Intended users: pupils in secondary education, interested general public. It later …