CSSeer is an expert discovery and related topic recommendation system mainly targeted at Computer Science and is based on CiteSeerX digital library and Wikipedia as a supplementary resource. CSSeer is a highly automated system with little manual involvement. Given a term or phrase q of for which an expert is needed, the experts of q are recommended based on both textual relevance and the quality of their related published documents. In addition, a list of related topics of q is provided for reference.

Compared to other few publicly available expert recommenders, our system soley provides experts of related topics. Users are more likely to obtain a comprehensive list of experts by browsing though the experts of related topics provided by CSSeer.

Data and code available upon request.

This project is partially supported by the National Science Foundation.

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