Further technical details of the entity summarization approach and detailed insights on computing PageRank on Wikipedia were published recently:
> Andreas Thalhammer, Nelia Lasierra, and Achim Rettinger. LinkSUM: Using Link Analysis to Summarize Entity Data. In Web Engineering: 16th International Conference, ICWE 2016, Lugano, Switzerland, June 6-9, 2016. Proceedings, volume 9671 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 244–261. Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2016.
> Andreas Thalhammer and Achim Rettinger. PageRank on Wikipedia: Towards General Importance Scores for Entities. In Joint Proceedings Know@LOD and CoDeS 2016, co-located with the 13th Extended Semantic Web Conference, volume 1586 of CEUR Workshop Proceedings. CEUR-WS.org, 2016.
The last paper was selected by the Know@LOD and CoDeS 2016 workshop organizers to be published in an enhanced version in the "ESWC 2016 Satellite Events" proceedings.