Papers

Utilizing Marginal Net Utility for Recommendation in E-commerce
Jian Wang, Yi Zhang
Summarizing the Differences in Multilingual News
Xiaojun Wan, Houping Jia
Cross-Language Web Page Classification via Joint Nonnegative Matrix Tri-factorization Based Dyadic K
Wang Hua, Heng Huang
Incremental Diversification for Very Large Sets: a Streaming-based Approach
Enrico Minack, Wolf Siberski, Wolfgang Nejdl
Multifaceted Toponym Recognition for Streaming News
Michael Lieberman, Hanan Samet
Collaborative Competitive Filtering: Learning Recommender Using Context of User Choices
Shuang-Hong Yang, Bo Long, Alex Smola, Hongyuan Zha, Zhaohui Zheng
Who Should Share What? Item-level Social Influence Prediction for Users and Posts Ranking
Cui Peng, Fei Wang, Shao-Wei Liu, Ming-Dong Ou, Shi-Qiang Yang
Identifying Points of Interest by Self-Tuning Clustering
YiYang Yang, Zhiguo Gong, Leong Hou U
PICASSO - To Sing you must Close Your Eyes and Draw
Aleksandar Stupar, Sebastian Michel
Collective Entity Linking in Web Text: A Graph-Based Method
Xianpei Han, Le Sun
Toward Social Context Summarization For Web Documents
Zi Yang, cai keke, Jie Tang, Li Zhang, Zhong Su, Juanzi Li
CLR: A Collaborative Location Recommendation Framework based on Co-Clustering
Kenneth Wai-Ting Leung, Wang-Chien Lee, Dik Lun Lee
A Boosting Approach to Improving Pseudo-Relevance Feedback
Yuanhua Lv, Wan Chen, ChengXiang Zhai
Detecting Outlier Sections in US Congressional Legislation
Elif Aktolga, Irene Ros, Yannick Assogba
Out of sight, not out of mind: On the effect of social and physical detachment on information need
Elad Yom-Tov, Fernando Diaz
Synthesizing High Utility Suggestions for Rare Web Search Queries
Alpa Jain, Umut Ozertem, Emre Velipasaoglu
Measuring Improvement in User Search Performance Resulting From Optimal Search Tips
Neema Moraveji, Daniel Russell, Jacob Bien, David Mease
ILDA: Interdependent LDA Model for Learning Latent Aspects and their Ratings from Online Product Rev
Samaneh Moghaddam, Martin Ester
Evolutionary Timeline Summarization: a Balanced Optimization Framework via Iterative Substitution
Rui Yan, Xiaojun Wan, Jahna Otterbacher, Liang Kong, Yan Zhang, Xiaoming Li
Efficient Manifold Ranking for Image Retrieval
Bin Xu, Jiajun Bu, Chun Chen, Zhanying He, Deng Cai
The Economics in Interactive Information Retrieval
Leif Azzopardi
Cluster-based fusion of retrieved lists
Anna  Khudyak Kozorovitsky, Oren Kurland
Active Learning to Maximize Accuracy vs. Effort in Interactive Information Retrieval
Aibo Tian, Matthew Lease
Document Clustering with Universum
Dan Zhang, Jingdong Wang, Luo Si
Composite Hashing with Multiple Information Sources
Dan Zhang, Fei Wang, Luo Si
Automatic Boolean Query Suggestion for Professional Search
Youngho Kim, Jangwon Seo, Bruce Croft
Inverted Indexes for Phrases and Strings
Manish Patil, Sharma V. Thankachan, Rahul Shah, Wing-Kai Hon, Jeffrey Vitter, Sabrina Chandrasekaran
Query by Document via a Decomposition-Based Two-Level Retrieval Approach
Linkai Weng
UPS: Efficient Privacy Protection in Personalized Web Search
He Bai, Lidan Shou, Ke Chen, Gang Chen, Yunjun Gao
Learning Search Tasks in Queries and Web Pages via Graph Regularization
Ming Ji, Jun  Yan, Siyu Gu, Jiawei Han, Xiaofei He
Multimedia Answering: Enriching Text QA with Media Information
Liqiang Nie, Meng Wang, Zha Zhengjun, Li Guangda, Tat Seng Chua
Evaluating Diversified Search Results Using Per-intent Graded Relevance
Tetsuya Sakai, Ruihua Song
Functional Matrix Factorizations for Cold-Start Collaborative Filtering
Ke Zhou, Shuang-Hong Yang, Hongyuan Zha
Mining Topics on Participations for Community Discovery
Guoqing Zheng, Jinwen Guo, Lichun Yang, Shengliang Xu, Shenghua Bao, Zhong Su, Dingyi Han, Yong Yu
Integrating Hierarchical Feature Selection and Classifier Training for Multi-Label Image Annotation
Cheng Jin, Xiangyang Xue
Understanding Re-finding Behaviour in Naturalistic Email Interaction Logs
David Elsweiler, Morgan  Harvey, Martin  Hacker
Bagging Gradient-Boosted Trees for High Precision, Low Variance Ranking Models
Yasser Ganjisaffar, Rich Caruana, Cristina Lopes
Query Suggestions in the Absence of Query Logs
Sumit Bhatia, Debapriyo  Majumdar, Prasenjit Mitra
Estimation Methods for Ranking Recent Information
Miles Efron, Gene Golovchinsky
Unsupervised Query Segmentation Using Clickthrough for Information Retrieval
Yanen Li, Bo-June Hsu, ChengXiang Zhai, Kuansan Wang
Pseudo Test Collections for Learning Web Search Ranking Functions
Nima Asadi, Donald Metzler, Tamer Elsayed, Jimmy Lin
Predicting Web Searcher Satisfaction with Existing Community-based Answers
Qiaoling Liu, Eugene Agichtein, Gideon Dror, Evgeniy Gabrilovich, Yoelle Maarek, Dan Pelleg, Idan Szpektor
Social Annotation in Query Expansion a Machine Learning Approach
Yuan Lin, Song Jin, Hongfei Lin, Yunlong Ma, Kan Xu
Probabilistic Factor Models for Web Site Recommendation
Hao Ma, Chao Liu, Irwin King, Michael R. Lyu
Quaternary Semantic Analysis: Providing Recommendations based on Explicit and Implicit Feedbacks
Chen wei, Hsu Wynne, Mong Li Lee
Mining Tags Using Social Endorsement Networks
Theodoros Lappas, Kunal Punera, Tamas Sarlos
Why Searchers Switch: Understanding and Predicting Engine Switching Rationales
Qi Guo, Ryen White, Yunqiao Zhang, Blake Anderson, Susan Dumais
Exploiting Geographical Influence for Collaborative Point-of-Interests Recommendation
Mao Ye, Peifeng Yin, Wang-Chien Lee, Dik Lun Lee
Clickthrough-Based Latent Semantic Models for Web Search
Jianfeng Gao, Kristina Toutanova, Wen-tau Yih
Indexing Strategies for Graceful Degradation of Search Quality
Shuai Ding, Sreenivas Gollapudi, Samuel Ieong, Krishnaram Kenthapadi, Alexandros Ntoulas
Enriching Document Representation via Translation for Improved Monolingual Information Retrieval
Seung-Hoon Na, Hwee Tou Ng
Regularized Latent Semantic Indexing
Quan Wang, Jun Xu, Hang Li, Nick Craswell
People Searching for People: Analysis of a People Search Engine Log
Wouter Weerkamp, Richard Berendsen, Bogomil Kovachev, Edgar Meij, Krisztian Balog, Maarten de Rijke
An Event-centric Model for Multilingual Document Similarity
Jannik Strötgen, Conny Junghans, Michael Gertz
From One Tree to a Forest: a Unified Solution for Structured Web Data Extraction
Qiang Hao, Rui Cai, Lei Zhang
A Site Oriented Method For Segmenting Web Pages
David Fernandes de Oliveira, Edleno Moura, Altigran da Silva, Berthier Ribeiro-Neto, Edisson Braga
Learning to Rank for Freshness and Relevance 
Na Dai, Milad Shokouhi, Brian Davison
A Novel Corpus-Based Stemming Algorithm  using Co-occurrence Statistics
Jiaul Paik, Dipasree  Pal, Swapan  Parui
DOM Based Content Extraction via Text Density
Fei Sun, Dandan Song, Lejian Liao
Scalable multi-dimensional user intent identification using tree structured distributions
Vinay Jethava, Liliana Calderon-Benavides, Chiranjib Bhattacharyya, Devdatt Dubhashi, Ricardo Baeza-Yates
Handling Data Sparsity in Collaborative Filtering using Emotion and Semantic Based Features
Yashar Moshfeghi, Benjamin Piwowarski, Joemon M. Jose
Improved video categorization from text metadata and user comments
Katja Filippova, Keith Hall
CrowdLogging: Distributed, Private, and Anonymous Search Logs
Henry Feild, James Allan, Joshua Glatt
Evaluating Multi-Query Sessions
Evangelos Kanoulas, Ben Carterette, Paul Clough, Mark Sanderson
Parameterized Concept Weighting in Verbose Queries
Michael Bendersky, Donald Metzler, Bruce Croft
Mining Weakly Labeled Web Facial Images for Search-based Face Annotation
Steven Hoi, dayong wang, Ying He
Fast Context-aware Recommendations with Factorization Machines
Steffen Rendle, Zeno Gantner, Christoph Freudenthaler, Lars Schmidt-Thieme
No Free Lunch: Brute Force vs. Locality-Sensitive Hashing for Cross-lingual Pairwise Similarity
Ferhan Ture, Tamer Elsayed, Jimmy Lin
Intentions and Attention in Exploratory Health Search
Marc-Allen Cartright, Ryen White, Eric Horvitz
CRTER: Using Cross Terms to Enhance Probabilistic Information Retrieval
Jiashu Zhao, Jimmy Huang, Ben He
User Behavior in Zero-Recall eCommerce Queries
Gyanit Singh, Nish Parikh, Neel Sundaresan
Faster Temporal Range Queries over Versioned Text
Jinru He, Torsten Suel
Hypergeometric Language Models for Republished Article Finding
Manos Tsagkias, Maarten de Rijke, Wouter Weerkamp
SCENE : A Scalable Two-Stage Personalized News Recommendation System
Lei Li, Dingding Wang, Tao Li
Crowdsourcing for Book Search Evaluation: Impact of Quality on Comparative System Ranking
Gabriella Kazai, Jaap Kamps, Marijn Koolen, Natasa Milic-Frayling
Post-Ranking Query Suggestion by Diversifying Search Results
Yang Song, Dengyong Zhou, Li-wei He
Authorship Classification: A Discriminative Syntactic Tree Mining Approach
Sangkyum Kim, Hyungsul Kim, Tim Weninger, Jiawei Han, Hyun Duk Kim
Learning Online Discussion Structures by Conditional Random Fields
Wang Hongning, Chi Wang, ChengXiang Zhai, Jiawei Han
Filtering Semi-Structured Documents Based on Faceted Feedback
Lanbo Zhang, Yi Zhang
A Cascade Ranking Model for Efficient Ranked Retrieval
Lidan Wang, Jimmy Lin, Donald Metzler
Ranking Related News Predictions
Nattiya Kanhabua, Roi Blanco, Michael Matthews
Modeling and Analysis of Cross-Session Search Tasks 
Alexander Kotov, Paul Bennett, Ryen White, Susan Dumais, Jaime Teevan
Repeatable and Reliable Search System Evaluation using Crowd-Sourcing
Roi Blanco, Harry Halpin, Daniel  Herzig, Peter Mika, Jeffrey Pound, Henry Thompson, Thanh D. Tran
Enhanced Results for Web Search
Kevin Haas, Peter Mika, Paul Tarjan, Roi Blanco
Efficiently Collecting Relevance Information from Clickthroughs for Web Retrieval System Evaluation
Jing He, Xin Zhao, Baihan Shu, Xiaoming Li, Hongfei Yan
System Effectiveness, User Models, and User Utility:  A General Framework for Investigation
Ben Carterette
Seeding Simulated Queries with User-study Data for Personal Search Evaluation
David Elsweiler, David Losada, Jose Carlos  Toucedo, Ronald T. Fernández 
Associative Tag Recommendation Exploiting Multiple Textual Features
Fabiano Belém, Eder Martins, Tatiana Pontes, Jussara Almeida, Marcos Goncalves
Recommending Ephemeral Items at Web Scale
Ye Chen, John Canny
Improving Local Search Ranking through External Logs
Klaus Berberich, König Arnd, Dimitrios  Lymberopoulos, Peixiang Zhao
Intent-Aware Search Result Diversification
Rodrygo Santos, Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis
Inferring and Using Location Metadata to Personalize Web Search
Paul Bennett, Filip Radlinski, Ryen White, Emine Yilmaz
Evaluating the Synergic Effect of Collaboration in Information Seeking
Chirag Shah, Roberto González-Ibáñez
Temporal Index Sharding for Space-Time Efficiency in Archive Search
Avishek Anand, Srikanta Bedathur, Ralf Schenkel, Klaus Berberich
Energy-Price-Driven Query Processing in Multi-center Web Search Engines
Enver Kayaaslan, B. Barla Cambazoglu, Roi Blanco, Cevdet Aykanat
Learning Sentiment Streams with Training Expansion and Demand-Driven Partitioning
Ismael Santana Silva, Janaína Gomide, Adriano Veloso, Renato Ferreira, Wagner Meira Jr.
ViewSer: Enabling Large-Scale Remote User Studies of Web Search Examination and Interaction
Dmitry Lagun, Eugene Agichtein
Posting List Intersection on Multicore Architectures
Shirish Tatikonda, B. Barla Cambazoglu, Flavio Junqueira
Timestamp-based Result Cache Invalidation Mechanisms for Web Search Enginess
Sadiye Alici, Ismail Altingovde, Rifat Ozcan, B. Barla Cambazoglu, Ozgur Ulusoy
Enhancing Multi-Label Music Genre Classification Through Ensemble Techniques
Chris Sanden, John Zhang
Learning Relevance in a Heterogeneous Social Network and Its Application in Online Targeting
Chi Wang, Rajat Raina, David Fong, Ding Zhou, Jiawei Han, Greg Badros
Find It If You Can: Modeling and Predicting Different Types of Web Search Success with Behavior Data
Mikhail Ageev, Qi Guo, Dmitry Lagun, Eugene Agichtein
Faster Top-k Document Retrieval Using Block-Max Indexes
Ding Shuai, Torsten Suel
Enhancing Ad-hoc Relevance Weighting Using Probability Density Estimation
Xiaofeng Zhou, Jimmy Huang, Ben He
On Theme Location Discovery for Travelogue Services
Mao Ye, Rong Xiao, Wang-Chien Lee, Xing Xie
Quantifying test collection quality based on the consistency of relevance judgements
Falk Scholer, Andrew Turpin, Mark Sanderson
Competition-based User Expertise Level Estimation
Jing Liu, Young-In Song, Chin-Yew Lin
Relevant Knowledge Helps in Choosing Right Teacher: Active Query Selection for Ranking Adaptation
Peng Cai, Wei Gao, Aoying Zhou, Kam-Fai Wong