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For further information on the above mentioned founding process, please refer to the official press release by the State Chancellery of Saarland.

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Publication Details

Constrained fractional set programs and their application in local clustering and community detection

Thomas Bühler, Syama Sundar Rangapuram, Simon Setzer, Matthias Hein

Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Machine Learning, ICML 2013, Atlanta, GA, USA, 16-21 June 2013, pp. 624–632, JMLR.org, 2013.

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