Stochastic models for web ranking

Y. Volkovich, D. Donato, Nelli Litvak

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Web search engines need to deal with hundreds and thousands of pages which are relevant to a user's query. Listing them in the right order is an important and non-trivial task. Thus Google introduced PageRank [1] as a popularity measure for Web pages. Besides its primary application in search engines, PageRank also became a major method for evaluating importance of nodes in different informational networks and database systems.
Original languageUndefined
Article number10.1145/1328690.1328713
Pages (from-to)53-53
Number of pages1
JournalSIGMETRICS performance evaluation review
Issue number67310A/3
Publication statusPublished - 2007


  • EWI-11636
  • MSC-68P10
  • IR-62079
  • MSC-90B15
  • METIS-245891
  • MSC-80J80

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