msgraph - 1:40 pm on Feb 25, 2003 (gmt 0) Inventors: Krishna Bharat [searchwell.com]
Ranking search results by reranking the results based on local inter-connectivity [patft.uspto.gov]
Assignee: Google, Inc.
A re-ranking component in the search engine then refines the initially returned document rankings so that documents that are frequently cited in the initial set of relevant documents are preferred over documents that are less frequently cited within the initial set.
Inventors: Krishna Bharat [searchwell.com]