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crew102
Last seen: 09/13/2021 - 21:26
Joined: 11/25/2019 - 12:02
Evaluation metrics are missing for inventor disambiguation

Greetings -

Does PatentsView have evaluation metrics on the various inventor evaluation sets that they're willing to make public? I noticed in the docs (https://s3.amazonaws.com/data.patentsview.org/documents/PatentsView_Disambiguation_Methods_Documentation.pdf) that only assignee and location-based disambiguation tasks had evaluation metrics reported.

Thanks,

Chris

emelluso
Role: administrator
Last seen: 09/10/2021 - 17:27
Joined: 10/21/2020 - 10:51
Hello Chris, Here is the…

Hello Chris, 

Here is the information you requested. It will likely be included in future documentation but is not currently part of anything publicly available. 

Table with metrics and classifications for evaluation

Best,

Emily, on behalf of  the PVTeam

crew102
Last seen: 09/13/2021 - 21:26
Joined: 11/25/2019 - 12:02
Hi Emily - Thanks for the…

Hi Emily -

Thanks for the prompt response. I don't think any of those evaluation sets are for inventors, though. In other words, I'm looking for metrics that describe the ability of the disambiguation algorithm to disambiguate inventors on patents, not assignees or locations.

Chris