The 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference was over 10 days ago (23-27 July 2007, Amsterdam). I didn’t have time to list the accepted papers/posters/demos. Here they are. has all the glory. While you are there and if you have an account, check Karen Sparck Jones online video.

Accepted Papers

Hierarchical Classification for Automatic Image Annotation
Jianping Fan

Alternatives to Bpref
Tetsuya Sakai

Laplacian Optimal Design for Image Retrieval
Xiaofei He, Deng Cai

Federated Text Retrieval From Uncooperative Overlapped Collections
Milad Shokouhi, Justin Zobel

A New Approach for Evaluating Query Expansion: Query-document Term Mismatch
Tonya Custis, Khalid Al-Kofahi

Fast Generation of Result Snippets in Web Search
Andrew Turpin, Yohannes Tsegay, David Hawking, Hugh E. Williams

Updating Collection Representations For Federated Search
Milad Shokouhi, Mark Baillie, Leif Azzopardi

HITS hits TREC: Exploring IR evaluation results with network analysis
Stefano Mizzaro, Stephen Robertson

Latent Concept Expansion Using Markov Random Fields
Donald Metzler, Bruce Croft

Query Performance Prediction in Web Search Environments
Yun Zhou, Bruce Croft

Indexing Confusion Networks for Morph-based Spoken Document Retrieval
Ville Turunen, Mikko Kurimo

Reliable Information Retrieval Evaluation with Incomplete and Biased Judgements
Stefan Buettcher, Charles Clarke, Peter Yeung, Ian Soboroff

New Event Detection Based on Indexing-tree and Named Entity
Kuo ZHANG, JuanZi LI, Gang WU

A Time Machine for Text Search
Klaus Berberich, Srikanta Bedathur, Thomas Neumann, Gerhard Weikum

Compressed Permuterm Index
Paolo Ferragina, Rossano Venturini

Detecting, Categorizing and Clustering Entity Mentions in Chinese Text
Wenjie Li, Donglei Qian, Chunfa Yuan, Qin Lu

FRank: A Ranking Method with Fidelity Loss
Ming-Feng Tsai, Tie-Yan Liu, Tao Qin, Hsin-Hsi Chen, Wei-Ying Ma

A Regression Framework for Learning Ranking Functions Using Relative Relevance Judgments
Zhaohui Zheng, Hongyuan Zha, Keke Chen, Gordon Sun

History Repeats Itself: Re-Finding Queries in a Major Search Engine’s Logs
Jaime Teevan, Eytan Adar, Rosie Jones, Michael Potts

Random Walks on the Click Graph
Nick Craswell, Martin Szummer

Towards Automatic Extraction of Event and Place Semantics from Flickr Tags
Tye Rattenbury, Nathaniel Good, Mor Naaman

Clustering of Documents with Local and Global Regularization
Fei Wang, Changshui Zhang, Tao Li

An InterActive Algorithm For Asking And Incorporating Feature Feedback into Support Vector Machines
Hema Raghavan, James Allan

Efficient Document Retrieval in Main Memory
Trevor Strohman, Bruce Croft

A Boosting Algorithm for Information Retrieval
Jun Xu, Hang Li

How well does result relevance predict session satisfaction?
Scott Huffman, Michael Hochster

A Support Vector Method for Optimizing Average Precision
Yisong Yue, Thomas Finley, Filip Radlinski, Thorsten Joachims

Strategic System Comparisons via Targeted Relevance Judgments
Alistair Moffat, William Webber, Justin Zobel

Topic Segmentation with Shared Topic Detection and Alignment of Multiple Documents
Sun Bingjun, Prasenjit Mitra, Lee Giles, Hongyuan Zha, John Yen

HITS on the Web: How does it Compare?
Marc Najork, Hugo Zaragoza, Michael Taylor

Effective Missing Data Prediction for Collaborative Filtering
Hao Ma, Irwin King, Michael R. Lyu

Feature Selection for Ranking
Xiubo Geng, Tie-Yan Liu, Tao Qin

Interesting Nuggets and Their Impact on Definitional Question Answering
Kian-Wei Kor, Tat Seng Chua

Ranking with Multiple Hyperplanes
Tao Qin, Tie-Yan Liu, Wei Lai, Xu-Dong Zhang, De-Sheng Wang, Hang Li

Building Simulated Queries for Known-Item Topics: An Analysis using Six European Languages
Leif Azzopardi, Maarten de Rijke, Krisztian Balog

CollabSum: Exploiting Multiple Document Clustering for Collaborative Single Document Summarizations
Xiaojun Wan

The Influence of Caption Features on Clickthrough Patterns in Web Search
Charles Clarke, Eugene Agichtein, Susan Dumais, Ryen White

Personalized Query Expansion for the Web
Paul – Alexandru Chirita, Claudiu Firan, Wolfgang Nejdl

Principles of Hash-based Text Retrieval
Benno Stein

An Outranking Approach for Rank Aggregation in Information Retrieval
Mohamed Farah, Daniel Vanderpooten

Deconstructing Nuggets: The Stability and Reliability of Complex Question Answering Evaluation
Jimmy Lin, Pengyi Zhang

DiffusionRank: A Possible Penicillin for Web Spamming
Haixuan Yang, Irwin King, Michael R. Lyu

Investigating the Querying and Browsing Behavior of Advanced Search Engine Users
Ryen White, Dan Morris

Neighborhood Restrictions in Geographic IR
Steven Schockaert, Martine De Cock

A Probabilistic Graphical Model for Joint Answer Ranking in Question Answering
Jeongwoo Ko, Luo Si, Eric Nyberg

Towards Task-based PIM Evaluations
David Elsweiler, Ian Ruthven

Utility-based Information Distillation Over Temporally Sequenced Documents
Yiming Yang, Abhimanyu Lad, Ni Lao, Abhay Harpale, Bryan Kisiel, Monica Rogati, Jian Zhang, Jaime Carbonell, Peter Brusilovsky, Daqing He

A Semantic Approach to Contextual Advertising
Vanja Josifovski, Andrei Broder, Lance Riedel, Marcus Fontoura

Test Theory for Assessing IR Test Collections
David Bodoff, Pu Li

Vocabulary Independent Spoken Term Detection
Jonathan Mamou, Bhuvana Ramabhadran, Olivier Siohan

ESTER: Efficient Search on Text, Entities, and Relations
Holger Bast, Alexandru Chitea, Fabian Suchanek, Ingmar Weber

A Combined Component Approach for Finding Collection-Adapted Ranking Functions based on Genetic Prog
Humberto Almeida, Marcos Goncalves, Marco Cristo, Pavel Calado

Supporting Multiple Information Seeking Strategies in a Single System Framework
Xiaojun Yuan, Nicholas Belkin

Context Sensitive Stemming for Web Search
Fuchun Peng, Nawaaz Ahmed, Xin Li, Yumao Lu

Know your Neighbors: Web Spam Detection using the Web Topology
Carlos Castillo, Debora Donato, Aristides Gionis, Vanessa Murdock, Fabrizio Silvestri

Combining Content and Link for Classification using Matrix Factorization
Shenghuo Zhu, Kai Yu, Yun Chi, Yihong Gong

Evaluating sampling methods for uncooperative collections
Paul Thomas, David Hawking

An Exploration of Proximity Measures in Information Retrieval
Tao Tao, ChengXiang Zhai

Relaxed Online Support Vector Machines for Spam Filtering
D. Sculley, Gabriel Wachman

Robust Classification of Rare Queries Using Web Knowledge
Andrei Broder, Marcus Fontoura, Evgeniy Gabrilovich, Amruta Joshi, Vanja Josifovski, Tong Zhang

Multiple-signal duplicate detection for search evaluation
Scott Huffman, April Lehman, Alexei Stolboushkin, Howard Wong-Toi, Fan Yang, Hein Roehrig

Structured Retrieval for Question Answering
Matthew Bilotti, Paul Ogilvie, Jamie Callan, Eric Nyberg

Robust Evaluation of Information Retrieval Systems
Ben Carterette

On the Robustness of Relevance Measures with Incomplete Judgments
Tanuja Bompada, Chi-Chao Chang, John Chen, Ravi Kumar, Rajesh Shenoy

Cross-Lingual Query Suggestion Using Query Logs of Different Languages
Wei Gao, Cheng Niu, Jian-Yun Nie, Ming Zhou, Jian Hu, Kam-Fai Wong, Hsiao-Wuen Hon

Efficient Bayesian Hierarchical User Modeling for Recommendation Systems
Yi Zhang, Jonathan Koren

Studying the Use of Popular Destinations to Enhance Web Search Interaction
Ryen White, Mikhail Bilenko, Silviu Cucerzan

Knowledge-intensive Conceptual Retrieval and Passage Extraction of Biomedical Literature
Wei Zhou, Clement Yu, Neil Smalheiser, Vetle Torvik, Jie Hong

The Impact of Caching on Search Engines
Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Aristides Gionis, Flavio Junqueira, Vanessa Murdock, Vassilis Plachouras, Fabrizio Silvestri

Heavy-Tailed Distributions and Multi-Keyword Queries
Arnd Konig, Surajit Chaudhuri, Liying Sui, Kenneth Church

Improving Text Classification for Oral History Archives with Temporal Domain Knowledge
James Olsson, Douglas Oard

Estimation and Use of Uncertainty in Pseudo-relevance Feedback
Kevyn Collins-Thompson, Jamie Callan

Term Feedback for Information Retrieval with Language Models
Bin Tan, Atulya Velivelli, Hui Fang, ChengXiang Zhai

Enhancing Relevance Scoring With Chronological Term Rank
Adam Troy, Guo-Qiang Zhang

Inverted Index Pruning with Correctness Guarantee
Alexandros Ntoulas, Junghoo-John Cho

A Study of Poisson Query Generation Model for Information Retrieval
Qiaozhu Mei, Hui Fang, ChengXiang Zhai

ARSA: A Sentiment-Aware Model for Predicting Sales Performance Using Blogs
Yang Liu, Jimmy Huang, Aijun An, Xiaohui Yu

A Music Search Engine Built upon Audio-based and Web-based Similarity Measures
Peter Knees, Tim Pohle, Markus Schedl, Gerhard Widmer

Learn from Web Search Logs to Organize Search Results
Xuanhui Wang, ChengXiang Zhai

Using Query Contexts in Information Retrieval
Jing Bai, Jian-Yun Nie, Hugue Bouchard, Guihong Cao

Measuring the Spatial Correlation of Retrieval Functions for Zero- Judgment Performance Prediction
Fernando Diaz

Towards Musical Query-by-Semantic-Description using the CAL500 Data Set
Douglas Turnbull, Luke Barrington, David Torres, Gert Lanckriet

Web Text Retrieval with a P2P Query-Driven Index
Gleb Skobeltsyn, Toan Luu, Ivana Podnar, Martin Rajman, Karl Aberer

Analyzing Feature Trajectories for Event Detection
Qi He, Kuiyu Chang, Ee-Peng Lim

Broad Expertise Retrieval in Sparse Data Environments
Krisztian Balog, Maarten de Rijke, Leif Azzopardi


Using Gradient Descent to Optimize Language Modeling Smoothing Parameters
Donald Metzler

Locality Discriminating Indexing for Document Classification
Weihong Deng, Jun Guo, Weiran Xu, Jiani Hu

Management of Keyword Variation with Frequency Based Generation of Word Forms in IR
Kimmo Kettunen

OMES: A New Evaluation Strategy Using Optimal Matching for Document Clustering
Xiaojun Wan

Revisiting the Dependence Language Model for Information Retrieval
Loic Maisonnasse, Eric Gaussier, Jean-Pierre Chevallet

Quantify Query Ambiguity using ODP metadata
Guang Qiu, Kangmiao Liu, Jiajun Bu, Chun Chen, Zhiming Kang

Combining Error-Correcting Output Codes and Model-Refinement for Text Categorization
Songbo Tan, Yuefen Wang

User-Oriented Text Segmentation Evaluation Measure
Martin Franz, J. Scott McCarley, Jian-Ming Xu

Story Segmentation of Broadcast News in Arabic, Chinese and English Using Multi-Window Features
Martin Franz, Jian-Ming Xu

Recommending Citations for Academic Papers
Trevor Strohman, W. Bruce Croft, David Jensen

Exploration of the Tradeoff between Effectiveness and Efficiency for Results Merging in Federated Search
Suleyman Cetintas, Luo Si

Understanding the Relationship of Information Need Specificity to Search Query Length
Nina Phan, Peter Bailey, Ross Wilkinson

An Effective Snippet Generation Method Using the Pseudo Relevance Feedback Technique
Hongkuk An, Jungyun Seo, Youngjoong Ko

Probability Ranking Principle via Optimal Expected Rank
Robert W.P. Luk, K. F. Wong, H. C. Wu

Combining Term-Based and Event-Based Matching for Question Answering
Michael Wiegand, Jochen L. Leidner, Dietrich Klakow

Confluence: Enhancing Contextual Desktop Search
Karl Anders Gyllstrom, Craig Soules, Alistair Veitch

Estimating the Value of Automatic Disambiguation
Paul Thomas, Tom Rowlands

A Generic Framework for Machine Transliteration
A Kumaran, Tobias Kellner

Where to Start Reading a Textual XML Document?
Jaap Kamps, Marijn Koolen, Mounia Lalmas

Novelty Detection Using Local Context Analysis
David E. Losada, Ronald T. Fernandez

Towards Robust Query Expansion: Model Selection In The Language Modeling Framework
Mattan Winaver, Oren Kurland, Carmel Domshlak

Automatic Classification of Web Pages into Bookmark Categories
Chris Staff, Ian Bugeja

What Emotions do News Articles Trigger in Their Readers?
Changhua Yang, Hsin-Hsi Chen, Kevin Hsin-Yih Lin

Evaluating Discourse-based Answer Extraction for Why-Question Answering
Lou Boves, Nelleke Oostdijk, Peter-Arno Coppen, Suzan Verberne

Topic Segmentation Using Weighted Lexical Links (WLL)
Patrice Bellot, Laurianne Sitbon

Lexical Analysis for Modeling Web Query Reformulation
Alessandro Bozzon, Paul – Alexandru Chirita, Claudiu S. Firan, Wolfgang Nejdl

Bridging the digital divide: Understanding information access practices in an Indian village community
Ramnath Bhat, Maxine Frank, David Frohlich, Matt Jones, Mounia Lalmas

BordaConsensus: a New Consensus Function for Soft Cluster Ensembles
Xavier Sevillano, Francesc Alias, Joan Claudi Socoro

A Flexible Retrieval System of Shapes in Binary Images
Gloria Bordogna, Luca Ghilardi, Simone Milesi, Marco Pagani

Semantic Text Classification of Disease Reporting
Bing Liu, Yi Zhang

Evaluating Relevant in Context: Document Retrieval with a Twist
Jaap Kamps, Mounia Lalmas, Jovan Pehcevski

IDF Revisited: A Simple New Derivation within the Robertson-Sparck Jones Probabilistic Model
Lillian Lee

Validity and Power of tTest for Comparing MAP and GMAP
Gordon V. Cormack, Thomas R. Lynam

Model-Averaged Latent Semantic Indexing
Miles Efron

Characterizing the Value of Personalizing Search
Jaime Teevan, Susan T. Dumais, Eric Horvitz

Improving Retrieval Accuracy by Weighting Document Types with Clickthrough Data
Peter C.K. Yeung, Charles L.A. Clarke, Stefan Buettcher

Protecting Source Privacy in Federated Search
Wei Jiang, Luo Si, Jing Li

Applying Ranking SVM in Query Relaxation
Ciya Liao, Thomas Chang

Learning to Rank Collections
Jingfang Xu, Xing Li

VideoReach: An Online Video Recommendation System
Bo Yang, Xian-Sheng Hua, Linjun Yang, Tao Mei, Shi-Qiang Yang, Shipeng Li

Modelling Epistemic Uncertainty in IR Evaluation
Murat Yakici, Mark Baillie, Ian Ruthven, Fabio Crestani

On the Importance of Preserving the Part-Order in Shape Retrieval
Bjorn Gottfried, Ole Osterhagen, Otthein Herzog, Arne Schuldt

The Relationship between IR Effectiveness Measures and User Satisfaction
Mark Sanderson, Paul Clough, Azzah Al-Maskari

A Multi-Criteria Content-based Filtering System
Gabriella Pasi, Gloria Bordogna, Robert Villa

Boosting Static Pruning of Inverted Files
Roi Blanco, Alvaro Barreiro

Resource Monitoring in Information Extraction
Jochen L. Leidner

The DILIGENT Framework for Distributed Information Retrieval
Fabio Crestani, Ralf Bierig, Fabio Simeoni

Varying Approaches to Topical Web Query Classification
Steven M Beitzel, Eric C Jensen, Abdur Chowdhury, Ophir Frieder

A Comparison of Pooled and Sampled Relevance Judgments
Ian Soboroff

Clustering Short Texts using Wikipedia
Somnath Banerjee, Krishnan Ramanathan, Ajay Gupta

Estimating Collection size with logistic regression
Sheng Wu, Xing Li, Jingfang Xu

Selection and Ranking of Text from Highly Imperfect Transcripts for Retrieval of Video Content
Alexander Haubold

Enhancing Patent Retrieval by Citation Analysis
Atsushi Fujii

MRF based Approach for Sentence Retrieval
Chun Chen, Kangmiao Liu, Jiajun Bu, Peng Huang, Keke Cai

Improving Weak Ad-Hoc Queries using Wikipedia as External Corpus
Wing Pong Robert Luk, Kei Shiu Edward Ho, Fu Lai Korris Chung, Yinghao Li

Fine-Grained Named Entity Recognition and Relation Extraction for Question Answering
Changki Lee, Yi-Gyu Hwang, Myung-Gil Jang

World Knowledge in Broad-Coverage Information Filtering
Bennett A. Hagedorn, Massimiliano Ciaramita, Jordi Atserias

The Influence of Basic Tokenization on Biomedical Document Retrieval
Wessel Kraaij, Franciska de Jong, Dolf Trieschnigg

Using Clustering to Enhance Text Classification
Theodore Kalamboukis, Antonia Kyriakopoulou

A Fact/Opinion Classifier for News Articles
Vibhu Mittal, Adam Stepinski, Adam Stepinski

Matching Resumes and Jobs Based on Relevance Models
Xing Yi, James Allan, W. Bruce Croft

The Utility of Linguistic Rules in Opinion Mining
Xiaowen Ding, Bing Liu

A Comparison of Sentence Retrieval Techniques
Niranjan Balasubramanian, James Allan, Bruce W. Croft

High-Dimensional Visual Vocabularies for Image Retrieval
Stefan Rueger, Joao Magalhaes

A Web Page Topic Segmentation Algorithm Based on Visual Criteria and Content Layout
Bich-Lien Doan, Idir Chibane

Document Clustering – an Optimization Problem
Ao Feng

Finding Similar Experts
Krisztian Balog, Maarten de Rijke

Active Learning for Class Imbalance Problem
Seyda Ertekin, Jian Huang, C. Lee Giles

Strategies for Retrieving Plagiarized Documents
Benno Stein, Sven Meyer zu Eissen, Martin Potthast

Generative Modeling of Persons and Documents for Expert Search
Pavel Serdyukov, Djoerd Hiemstra, Maarten Fokkinga, Peter M.G. Apers

Random Walk Term Weighting for Information Retrieval
Christina Lioma, Roi Blanco

Comparing Query Logs and Pseudo-Relevance Feedbackfor Web-Search Query Refinement
Ryen W White, Charles L. A. Clarke, Silviu Cucerzan

Automatic Extension of Non-English WordNets
Katja Hofmann, Erik Tjong Kim Sang

First Experiments Searching Spontaneous Czech Speech
Pavel Ircing, Douglas W. Oard, Jan Hoidekr

Power and Bias of Subset Pooling Strategies
Gordon V. Cormack, Thomas R. Lynam

Problems with Kendall’s Tau
Ian Soboroff, Mark Sanderson

Opinion Holder Extraction from Author and Authority Viewpoints
Yohei Seki

Incorporating Term Dependency in the DFR Framework
Craig Macdonald, Ben He, Vassilis Plachouras, Iadh Ounis, Jie Peng

HITS on Question Answer Portals: Exploration of Link Analysis for Author Ranking
Pawel Jurczyk, Eugene Agichtein

Heads and Tails: Studies of Web Search with Common and Rare Queries
Doug Downey, Susan Dumais, Eric Horvitz

Dimensionality Reduction for Dimension-specific Search
Hengtao Shen, Xiaofang Zhou, Dawei Song, Stefan Rueger, Zi Huang

An Effective Method for Finding Best Entry Points in Semi-Structured Documents
Pierre-Francois Marteau, Gildas Menier, Eugen Popovici

Query Rewriting using Active Learning for Sponsored Search
Xiaofei He, Benjamin Rey, Wei Vivian Zhang, Rosie Jones

An Analysis of Peer-to-Peer File-Sharing System Queries
Linh Thai Nguyen, Dongmei Jia, Wai Gen Yee, Ophir Frieder

Investigating the Relevance of Sponsored Results for Web Ecommerce Queries
Bernard J. Jansen

Viewing Online Searching Within a Learning Paradigm
Brian Smith, Danielle L. Booth, Bernard J. Jansen

More Efficient Parallel Computation of PageRank
John R. Wicks, Amy Greenwald

Using Similarity Links as Shortcuts to Relevant Web Pages
Mark D. Smucker, James Allan

Fast Exact Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Mixture of Language Models
Yi Zhang, Wei Xu

TimedTextRank: Adding the Temporal Dimension to Multi-Document Summarization
Xiaojun Wan

Winnowing Wheat from the Chaff – Propagating Trust to Sift Spam from the Web
Lan Nie, Baoning Wu, Brian D. Davison

Feature Engineering for Mobile (SMS) Spam Filtering
Gordon V Cormack, Jose Maria Gomez Hidalgo, Enrique Puertas Sanz

Ranking by Community Relevance
Lan Nie, Brian D. Davison, Baoning Wu

Query Suggestion based on User Landing Pages
Silviu Cucerzan, Ryen W. White

Making Mind and Machine Meet – A Study of Combining Cognitive and Algorithmic Relevance Feedback
Chirag Shah, Diane Kelly, Xin Fu

Using Collaborative Queries to Improve Retrieval for Difficult Topics
Xin Fu, Diane Kelly, Chirag Shah

Retrieval of Discussions from Enterprise Mailing Lists
Maheedhar Kolla, Olga Vechtomova

Effects of Highly Agreed Documents in Relevancy Prediction
Andres R. Masegosa, Hideo Joho, Joemon M. Jose

Detecting Word Substitutions: PMI vs. HMM
SzeWang Fong, David Skillicorn, Dmitri Roussinov

Workload Sampling for Enterprise Search Evaluation
David Hawking, Ramesh Sankaranarayana, Tom Rowlands

Document Layout and Color Driven Image Retrieval
Pere Obrador

Large-Scale Cluster-Based Retrieval Experiments on Turkish Texts
Ismail Sengor Altingovde, Rifat Ozcan, Huseyin Cagdas Ocalan, Fazli Can, Ozgur Ulusoy

Improving Active Learning Recall via Disjunctive Boolean Constraints
Emre Velipasaoglu, Hinrich Schuetze, Jan O. Pedersen

Creativity Support: Information Discovery and Exploratory Search
Eunyee Koh, Andruid Kerne, Rodney Hill


MQX: Multi-Query Engine for Compressed XML Data
Aoying Zhou, Juzhen He, Wilfred Ng, Xiaoling Wang

ISKODOR: Unified User Modeling for Integrated Searching
Melanie Gnasa, Armin B. Cremers, Douglas W. Oard

Babel: A Machine Transliteration Workbench
A Kumaran, Tobias Kellner

X-Site: A Workplace Search Tool for Software Engineers
Peter C.K. Yeung, Luanne Freund, Charles L.A. Clarke

The Wild Thing Goes Local
Kenneth Ward Church, Bo Thiesson

DiscoverInfo: A Tool for Discovering Information with Relevance and Novelty
Chirag Shah, Gary Marchionini

Radio Oranje: Searching the Queen’s Speech(es)
Laurens van der Werff, Roeland Ordelman, Arjan van Hessen, Franciska de Jong, Willemijn Heeren

Mobile Interface of the MEMORIA Project
Rui Jesus, Rute Frias, Nuno Correia, Ricardo Dias

A Full-Text Retrieval Toolkit for Mobile Desktop Search
Wei Chen, Jiajun Bu, Kangmiao Liu, Chun Chen, Chen Zhang

EXPOSE: Searching the Web for Expertise
Holger Schwarz, Mihaly Jakob, Fabian Kaiser

Text Categorization for Streams
D.L. Thomas, W.J. Teahan

Search Results using Timeline Visualizations
Michael Gertz, Ricardo Baeza-Yates, Omar Alonso

Wikipedia in the Pocket
Martin Potthast

Nexus: A Real Time QA System
Kisuh Ahn, Bonnie Webber

Geographic Ranking for a Local Search Engine
Tony Abou-Assaleh, Weizheng Gao

Focused Ranking in a Vertical Search Engine
Philip O’Brien, Tony Abou-Assaleh

A “Do-It-Yourself” Evaluation Service for Music Information Retrieval Systems
M Cameron Jones, Mert Bay, J Stephen Downie, Andreas F. Ehmann

IR-Toolbox: an experiential learning tool for teaching IR
Efthimis N. Efthimiadis, Nathan G. Freier