JAN E. ACOSTA - Austin TX,
CARRIE J. BRACHT - AUSTIN TX,
JAMES L. JONES - AUSTIN TX,
KAREN A. ROSENGREN - ROUND ROCK TX,
ELIZABETH V. WOODWARD - CEDAR PARK TX,
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION - ARMONK NY
707748, 707E17108, 707723
Identifying subject matter experts including receiving, by an SME search engine from a user, a search request including text corresponding to a particular subject matter; finding, in one or more information repositories, in dependence upon the text of the search request, one or more resources, including determining for each resource a credibility rating; identifying one or more potential subject matter experts associated with the resources; calculating, for each of the potential subject matter experts, in dependence upon the credibility rating of the each resource, a weighted expert score representing an estimated level of expertise for each potential subject matter expert; and returning, to the user by the SME search engine as one more search results, the potential subject matter experts in order of the weighted expert scores along with resources associated with the potential subject matter experts.