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Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval

Fullname:Proceedings of the 27th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval
Editors:Kalervo Jarvelin; James Allan; Peter Bruza; Mark Sanderson
Location:Sheffield, United Kingdom
Dates:2004-Jul-25 to 2004-Jul-29
Standard No:ISBN 1-58113-881-4; ACM Order Number: 534042; ACM DL: Table of Contents hcibib: IR04
  1. Keynote
  2. Opening session
  3. Test collections
  4. Formal models-1
  5. XML retrieval
  6. Dimensionality reduction
  7. Formal models-2
  8. Cross-language information retrieval
  9. Language models
  10. Clustering
  11. Text classification
  12. Disambiguation
  13. Recognising and using named entities
  14. Efficiency and scaling
  15. Content-based filtering & collaborative filtering
  16. Image retrieval, users and usability
  17. Keynote
  18. Machine learning for IR
  19. Natural language processing
  20. Web structure
  21. Posters
  22. Doctorial consortium


Challenges in using lifetime personal information stores BIBAFull-Text 1
  Gordon Bell; Jim Gemmell; Roger Lueder

Opening session

Evaluating high accuracy retrieval techniques BIBAFull-Text 2-9
  Chirag Shah; W. Bruce Croft
Scaling IR-system evaluation using term relevance sets BIBAFull-Text 10-17
  Einat Amitay; David Carmel; Ronny Lempel; Aya Soffer
Using temporal profiles of queries for precision prediction BIBAFull-Text 18-24
  Fernando Diaz; Rosie Jones

Test collections

Retrieval evaluation with incomplete information BIBAFull-Text 25-32
  Chris Buckley; Ellen M. Voorhees
Forming test collections with no system pooling BIBAFull-Text 33-40
  Mark Sanderson; Hideo Joho
Building an information retrieval test collection for spontaneous conversational speech BIBAFull-Text 41-48
  Douglas W. Oard; Dagobert Soergel; David Doermann; Xiaoli Huang; G. Craig Murray; Jianqiang Wang; Bhuvana Ramabhadran; Martin Franz; Samuel Gustman; James Mayfield; Liliya Kharevych; Stephanie Strassel

Formal models-1

A formal study of information retrieval heuristics BIBAFull-Text 49-56
  Hui Fang; Tao Tao; ChengXiang Zhai
Probabilistic model for contextual retrieval BIBAFull-Text 57-63
  Ji-Rong Wen; Ni Lao; Wei-Ying Ma
Discriminative models for information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 64-71
  Ramesh Nallapati

XML retrieval

The overlap problem in content-oriented XML retrieval evaluation BIBAFull-Text 72-79
  Gabriella Kazai; Mounia Lalmas; Arjen P. de Vries
Length normalization in XML retrieval BIBAFull-Text 80-87
  Jaap Kamps; Maarten de Rijke; Borkur Sigurbjornsson
Configurable indexing and ranking for XML information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 88-95
  Shaorong Liu; Qinghua Zou; Wesley W. Chu

Dimensionality reduction

Locality preserving indexing for document representation BIBAFull-Text 96-103
  Xiaofei He; Deng Cai; Haifeng Liu; Wei-Ying Ma
Polynomial filtering in latent semantic indexing for information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 104-111
  E. Kokiopoulou; Y. Saad
On scaling latent semantic indexing for large peer-to-peer systems BIBAFull-Text 112-121
  Chunqiang Tang; Sandhya Dwarkadas; Zhichen Xu

Formal models-2

GaP: a factor model for discrete data BIBAFull-Text 122-129
  John Canny
Belief revision for adaptive information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 130-137
  Raymond Y. K. Lau; Peter D. Bruza; Dawei Song
Tuning before feedback: combining ranking discovery and blind feedback for robust retrieval BIBAFull-Text 138-145
  Weiguo Fan; Ming Luo; Li Wang; Wensi Xi; Edward A. Fox

Cross-language information retrieval

Translating unknown queries with web corpora for cross-language information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 146-153
  Pu-Jen Cheng; Jei-Wen Teng; Ruei-Cheng Chen; Jenq-Haur Wang; Wen-Hsiang Lu; Lee-Feng Chien
Resource selection for domain-specific cross-lingual IR BIBAFull-Text 154-161
  Monica Rogati; Yiming Yang
Using the web for automated translation extraction in cross-language information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 162-169
  Ying Zhang; Phil Vines

Language models

Dependence language model for information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 170-177
  Jianfeng Gao; Jian-Yun Nie; Guangyuan Wu; Guihong Cao
Parsimonious language models for information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 178-185
  Djoerd Hiemstra; Stephen Robertson; Hugo Zaragoza
Cluster-based retrieval using language models BIBAFull-Text 186-193
  Xiaoyong Liu; W. Bruce Croft
Corpus structure, language models, and ad hoc information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 194-201
  Oren Kurland; Lillian Lee


Document clustering by concept factorization BIBAFull-Text 202-209
  Wei Xu; Yihong Gong
Learning to cluster web search results BIBAFull-Text 210-217
  Hua-Jun Zeng; Qi-Cai He; Zheng Chen; Wei-Ying Ma; Jinwen Ma
Document clustering via adaptive subspace iteration BIBAFull-Text 218-225
  Tao Li; Sheng Ma; Mitsunori Ogihara
Restrictive clustering and metaclustering for self-organizing document collections BIBAFull-Text 226-233
  Stefan Siersdorfer; Sergej Sizov

Text classification

Feature selection using linear classifier weights: interaction with classification models BIBAFull-Text 234-241
  Dunja Mladenic; Janez Brank; Marko Grobelnik; Natasa Milic-Frayling
Web-page classification through summarization BIBAFull-Text 242-249
  Dou Shen; Zheng Chen; Qiang Yang; Hua-Jun Zeng; Benyu Zhang; Yuchang Lu; Wei-Ying Ma
Parameterized generation of labeled datasets for text categorization based on a hierarchical directory BIBAFull-Text 250-257
  Dmitry Davidov; Evgeniy Gabrilovich; Shaul Markovitch


Information retrieval using word senses: root sense tagging approach BIBAFull-Text 258-265
  Sang-Bum Kim; Hee-Cheol Seo; Hae-Chang Rim
An effective approach to document retrieval via utilizing WordNet and recognizing phrases BIBAFull-Text 266-272
  Shuang Liu; Fang Liu; Clement Yu; Weiyi Meng
Web-a-where: geotagging web content BIBAFull-Text 273-280
  Einat Amitay; Nadav Har'El; Ron Sivan; Aya Soffer

Recognising and using named entities

Focused named entity recognition using machine learning BIBAFull-Text 281-288
  Li Zhang; Yue Pan; Tong Zhang
Learning phonetic similarity for matching named entity translations and mining new translations BIBAFull-Text 289-296
  Wai Lam; Ruizhang Huang; Pik-Shan Cheung
Text classification and named entities for new event detection BIBAFull-Text 297-304
  Giridhar Kumaran; James Allan

Efficiency and scaling

Assigning identifiers to documents to enhance the clustering property of fulltext indexes BIBAFull-Text 305-312
  Fabrizio Silvestri; Salvatore Orlando; Raffaele Perego
Filtering algorithms for information retrieval models with named attributes and proximity operators BIBAFull-Text 313-320
  Christos Tryfonopoulos; Manolis Koubarakis; Yannis Drougas
Hourly analysis of a very large topically categorized web query log BIBAFull-Text 321-328
  Steven M. Beitzel; Eric C. Jensen; Abdur Chowdhury; David Grossman; Ophir Frieder

Content-based filtering & collaborative filtering

A collaborative filtering algorithm and evaluation metric that accurately model the user experience BIBAFull-Text 329-336
  Matthew R. McLaughlin; Jonathan L. Herlocker
An automatic weighting scheme for collaborative filtering BIBAFull-Text 337-344
  Rong Jin; Joyce Y. Chai; Luo Si
Using bayesian priors to combine classifiers for adaptive filtering BIBAFull-Text 345-352
  Yi Zhang
A nonparametric hierarchical bayesian framework for information filtering BIBAFull-Text 353-360
  Kai Yu; Volker Tresp; Shipeng Yu

Image retrieval, users and usability

Automatic image annotation by using concept-sensitive salient objects for image content representation BIBAFull-Text 361-368
  Jianping Fan; Yuli Gao; Hangzai Luo; Guangyou Xu
A search engine for historical manuscript images BIBAFull-Text 369-376
  Toni M. Rath; R. Manmatha; Victor Lavrenko
Display time as implicit feedback: understanding task effects BIBAFull-Text 377-384
  Diane Kelly; Nicholas J. Belkin
Human versus machine in the topic distillation task BIBAFull-Text 385-392
  Mingfang Wu; Gheorghe Muresan; Alistair McLean; Muh-Chyun (Morris) Tang; Ross Wilkinson; Yuelin Li; Hyuk-Jin Lee; Nichloas J. Belkin


Chemoinformatics: an application domain for information retrieval techniques BIBAFull-Text 393
  Peter Willett

Machine learning for IR

Learning effective ranking functions for newsgroup search BIBAFull-Text 394-401
  Wensi Xi; Jesper Lind; Eric Brill
Language-specific models in multilingual topic tracking BIBAFull-Text 402-409
  Leah S. Larkey; Fangfang Feng; Margaret Connell; Victor Lavrenko
Web taxonomy integration through co-bootstrapping BIBAFull-Text 410-417
  Dell Zhang; Wee Sun Lee

Natural language processing

Evaluation of an extraction-based approach to answering definitional questions BIBAFull-Text 418-424
  Jinxi Xu; Ralph Weischedel; Ana Licuanan
Query based event extraction along a timeline BIBAFull-Text 425-432
  Hai Leong Chieu; Yoong Keok Lee
Sentence completion BIBAFull-Text 433-439
  Korinna Grabski; Tobias Scheffer

Web structure

Block-level link analysis BIBAFull-Text 440-447
  Deng Cai; Xiaofei He; Ji-Rong Wen; Wei-Ying Ma
Usefulness of hyperlink structure for query-biased topic distillation BIBAFull-Text 448-455
  Vassilis Plachouras; Iadh Ounis
Block-based web search BIBAFull-Text 456-463
  Deng Cai; Shipeng Yu; Ji-Rong Wen; Wei-Ying Ma


A hybrid statistical/linguistic model for generating news story gists BIBAFull-Text 464-465
  William P. Doran; Nicola Stokes; Eamonn Newman; John Dunnion; Joe Carthy
Image based gisting in CLIR BIBAFull-Text 466-467
  Mark Sanderson; Robert Pasley
Classifying racist texts using a support vector machine BIBAFull-Text 468-469
  Edel Greevy; Alan F. Smeaton
Discovery of aggregate usage profiles based on clustering information needs BIBAFull-Text 470-471
  Azreen Azman; Iadh Ounis
Merging retrieval results in hierarchical peer-to-peer networks BIBKFull-Text 472-473
  Jie Lu; Jamie Callan
The effect of back-formulating questions in question answering evaluation BIBKFull-Text 474-475
  Tetsuya Sakai; Yoshimi Saito; Yumi Ichimura; Tomoharu Kokubu; Makoto Koyama
Effect of varying number of documents in blind feedback: analysis of the 2003 NRRC RIA workshop "bf_numdocs" experiment suite BIBKFull-Text 476-477
  Jesse Montgomery; Luo Si; Jamie Callan; David A. Evans
Eye-tracking analysis of user behavior in WWW search BIBAFull-Text 478-479
  Laura A. Granka; Thorsten Joachims; Geri Gay
Subwebs for specialized search BIBAFull-Text 480-481
  Raman Chandrasekar; Harr Chen; Simon Corston-Oliver; Eric Brill
Comparison of using passages and documents for blind relevance feedback in information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 482-483
  Zhenmei Gu; Ming Luo
Measuring pseudo relevance feedback & CLIR BIBAFull-Text 484-485
  Paul Clough; Mark Sanderson
A two-stage mixture model for pseudo feedback BIBAFull-Text 486-487
  Tao Tao; ChengXiang Zhai
Natural language processing for browse help BIBAFull-Text 488-489
  Eric Crestan; Claude de Loupy
Triangulation without translation BIBAFull-Text 490-491
  James Mayfield; Paul McNamee
A session-based search engine BIBAFull-Text 492-493
  Smitha Sriram; Xuehua Shen; Chengxiang Zhai
Evaluation of filtering current news search results BIBAFull-Text 494-495
  Steven M. Beitzel; Eric C. Jensen; Abdur Chowdhury; David Grossman; Ophir Frieder
The document as an ergodic markov chain BIBAFull-Text 496-497
  Eduard Hoenkamp; Dawei Song
Expertise community detection BIBAFull-Text 498-499
  Raymond D'Amore
Learning patterns to answer open domain questions on the web BIBAFull-Text 500-501
  Dmitri Roussinov; Jose Robles
Email is a stage: discovering people roles from email archives BIBFull-Text 502-503
  Anton Leuski
Searching databases for semantically-related schemas BIBAFull-Text 504-505
  Gauri Shah; Tanveer Syeda-Mahmood
Topic prediction based on comparative retrieval rankings BIBAFull-Text 506-507
  Chris Buckley
Context-based question-answering evaluation BIBAFull-Text 508-509
  Elizabeth D. Liddy; Anne R. Diekema; Ozgur Yilmazel
Design of an e-book user interface and visualizations to support reading for comprehension BIBAFull-Text 510-511
  Yixing Sun; David J. Harper; Stuart N. K. Watt
Toward better weighting of anchors BIBAFull-Text 512-513
  David Hawking; Trystan Upstill; Nick Craswell
Aggregated feature retrieval for MPEG-7 via clustering BIBAFull-Text 514-515
  Jiamin Ye; Alan F. Smeaton
Answer models for question answering passage retrieval BIBAFull-Text 516-517
  Andres Corrada-Emmanuel; W. Bruce Croft
Collaborative filing in a document repository BIBAFull-Text 518-519
  Harris Wu; Michael D. Gordon
A study of topic similarity measures BIBAFull-Text 520-521
  Ryen W. White; Joemon M. Jose
Effectiveness of web page classification on finding list answers BIBAFull-Text 522-523
  Hui Yang; Tat-Seng Chua
Detection and translation of OOV terms prior to query time BIBAFull-Text 524-525
  Ying Zhang; Phil Vines
Evaluation of the real and perceived value of automatic and interactive query expansion BIBAFull-Text 526-527
  Yael Nemeth; Bracha Shapira; Meirav Taeib-Maimon
The NRRC reliable information access (RIA) workshop BIBKFull-Text 528-529
  Donna Harman; Chris Buckley
On evaluating web search with very few relevant documents BIBAFull-Text 530-531
  Ian Soboroff
A music recommender based on audio features BIBAFull-Text 532-533
  Qing Li; Byeong Man Kim; Dong Hai Guan; Duk whan Oh
Information extraction using two-phase pattern discovery BIBAFull-Text 534-535
  Liping Ma; John Shepherd
A search engine for imaged documents in PDF files BIBAFull-Text 536-537
  Yue Lu; Li Zhang; Chew Lim Tan
Context sensitive vocabulary and its application in protein secondary structure prediction BIBAFull-Text 538-539
  Yan Liu; Jaime Carbonell; Judith Klein-Seetharaman; Vanathi Gopalakrishnan
Formal multiple-bernoulli models for language modeling BIBKFull-Text 540-541
  Donald Metzler; Victor Lavrenko; W. Bruce Croft
User biased document language modelling BIBAFull-Text 542-543
  L. Azzopardi; M. Girolami; C. J. van Rijsbergen
Information retrieval for language tutoring: an overview of the REAP project BIBKFull-Text 544-545
  Kevyn Collins-Thompson; Jamie Callan
A unified model of literal mining and link analysis for ranking web resources BIBAFull-Text 546-547
  Yinghui Xu; Kyoji Umemura
Automatic recognition of reading levels from user queries BIBKFull-Text 548-549
  Xiaoyong Liu; W. Bruce Croft; Paul Oh; David Hart
A joint framework for collaborative and content filtering BIBAFull-Text 550-551
  Justin Basilico; Thomas Hofmann
Refining term weights of documents using term dependencies BIBAFull-Text 552-553
  Hee-soo Kim; Ikkyu Choi; Minkoo Kim
Multiple sources of evidence for XML retrieval BIBAFull-Text 554-555
  Borkur Sigurbjornsson; Jaap Kamps; Maarten de Rijke
Verifying a Chinese collection for text categorization BIBAFull-Text 556-557
  Yuen-Hsien Tseng; William John Teahan
Query-related data extraction of hidden web documents BIBAFull-Text 558-559
  Y. L. Hedley; M. Younas; A. James; M. Sanderson
The patent retrieval task in the fourth NTCIR workshop BIBAFull-Text 560-561
  Atsushi Fujii; Makoto Iwayama; Noriko Kando
Measuring ineffectiveness BIBAFull-Text 562-563
  Ellen M. Voorhees
Information retrieval using hierarchical dirichlet processes BIBAFull-Text 564-565
  Philip J. Cowans
Broken plural detection for Arabic information retrieval BIBAFull-Text 566-567
  Abduelbaset Goweder; Massimo Poesio; Anne De Roeck
A study of methods for normalizing user ratings in collaborative filtering BIBAFull-Text 568-569
  Rong Jin; Luo Si
A review of relevance feedback experiments at the 2003 reliable information access (RIA) workshop. BIBAFull-Text 570-571
  Robert H. Warren; Ting Liu
Supporting federated information sharing communities BIBAFull-Text 572-573
  Bicheng Liu; David J. Harper; Stuart Watt
The effect of document retrieval quality on factoid question answering performance BIBKFull-Text 574-575
  Kevyn Collins-Thompson; Jamie Callan; Egidio Terra; Charles L. A. Clarke
Exploiting hyperlink recommendation evidence in navigational web search BIBFull-Text 576-577
  Trystan Upstill; Stephen Robertson
Context-based methods for text categorisation BIBAFull-Text 578-579
  D. S. Hunnisett; W. J. Teahan
eMailSift: mining-based approaches to email classification BIBKFull-Text 580-581
  Manu Aery; Sharma Chakravarthy
Constructing a text corpus for inexact duplicate detection BIBAFull-Text 582-583
  Jack G. Conrad; Cindy P. Schriber
Why current IR engines fail BIBAFull-Text 584-585
  Chris Buckley
Automatic sense disambiguation for acronyms BIBAFull-Text 586-587
  Manuel Zahariev
Filtering for personal web information agents BIBKFull-Text 588-589
  Gabriel L. Somlo; Adele E. Howe
Evaluating content-based filters for image and video retrieval BIBAFull-Text 590-591
  Michael G. Christel; Neema Moraveji; Chang Huang
Semantic video classification by integrating unlabeled samples for classifier training BIBAFull-Text 592-593
  Jianping Fan; Hangzai Luo
Implicit queries (IQ) for contextualized search BIBAFull-Text 594
  Susan Dumais; Edward Cutrell; Raman Sarin; Eric Horvitz
An implicit system for predicting interests BIBAFull-Text 595
  Ryen W. White; Joemon M. Jose
Geotemporal querying of multilingual documents BIBAFull-Text 596
  Fredric C. Gey; Aitao Chen; Ray Larson; Kim Carl
ACES: a contextual engine for search BIBKFull-Text 597
  Xuehua Shen; Smitha Sriram; Chengxiang Zhai
Armadillo: harvesting information for the semantic web BIBKFull-Text 598
  Sam Chapman; Alexiei Dingli; Fabio Ciravegna
UKSearch: search with automatically acquired domain knowledge BIBKFull-Text 599
  Udo Kruschwitz; Hala Al-Bakour
Geographic information retrieval (GIR): searching where and what BIBFull-Text 600
  Ray R. Larson; Patricia Frontiera

Doctorial consortium

Sharing knowledge online (abstract only): a dream or reality? BIBAFull-Text 602
  Melanie Gnasa
Supporting federated information sharing communities (abstract only) BIBAFull-Text 602
  Bicheng Liu
Improving document representation by accumulating relevance feedback (abstract only): the relevance feedback accumulation algorithm BIBAFull-Text 602
  Razvan Stefan Bot
Toponym resolution in text (abstract only): "which Sheffield is it?" BIBAFull-Text 602
  Jochen L. Leidner
Understanding combination of evidence using generative probabilistic models for information retrieval (abstract only) BIBAFull-Text 603
  Paul Ogilvie
Discovering and representing the contextual and narrative structure of e-books to support reading and comprehension (abstract only) BIBAFull-Text 603
  Yixing Sun
Reliability and verification of natural language text on the world wide web (abstract only) BIBAFull-Text 603
  Melanie J. Martin
An artificial intelligence approach to information retrieval (abstract only) BIBAFull-Text 603
  Andrew Trotman
Supporting multiple information-seeking strategies in a single system framework (abstract only) BIBAFull-Text 604
  Xiaojun Yuan