Extracting Objects and Their Attributes from Tables in Text Documents.
Extracting information from tables is an important and rather complex part of information retrieval.
For the task of objects extraction from HTML tables we introduce the following methods: determining table orientation, processing of aggregating objects (like Total) and scattered headers (super row labels, subheaders).
Proceedings of the Institute for System Programming, vol. 21, 2011, pp. 297-310.
ISSN 2220-6426 (Online), ISSN 2079-8156 (Print).Full text of the paper in pdf Back to the contents of the volume