University of California, Irvine
At UC Irvine they are using a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant for a project that provides support for efficient fuzzy queries on large text repositories.
The FLAMINGO Project on Data Cleaning
|Abstract: In many applications, data-quality issues resulting from a variety of errors create inconsistencies in structures, representations or semantics. Dealing with these issues is becoming increasingly important as the value of data being processed increases. This project is providing support for efficient fuzzy queries on large text repositories. Supporting fuzzy queries can ultimately help applications mitigate their data quality issues because entities with different representations can be matched. ....