Awards

Best Paper
A User-oriented Model for Expert Finding
Elena Smirnova1, Krisztian Balog2
1 INRIA Sophia Antipolis - Mediterranee, France; 2 ISLA, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Other Best Paper Nominees
Domain Adaptation for Text Categorization by Feature Labeling
Cristina Kadar, Jose Iria
IBM Research Zurich, Switzerland

Learning Models for Ranking Aggregates
Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis
School of Computing Science, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

Classifying with Co-Stems: A new Representation for Information Filtering
Nedim Lipka, Benno Stein
Bauhaus-Universitat Weimar, Germany

To Seek, Perchance to Fail: Expressions of User Needs in Internet Video Search
Christoph Kofler, Martha Larson, Alan Hanjalic
Multimedia Information Retrieval Lab, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

What Makes Re-finding Information Difficult? A Study of Email Re-finding
David Craig Elsweiler1, Mark Baillie2, Ian Ruthven2
1 Department Computer Science 8 (AI), University of Erlangen, Germany;


Best Student Paper
A Methodology for Evaluating Aggregated Search Results
Jaime Arguello1, Fernando Diaz2, Jamie Callan1, Ben Carterette3
1Carnegie Mellon University, USA; 2Yahoo! Research; 3University of Delaware, USA

Other Best Student Paper Nominees
Domain Adaptation for Text Categorization by Feature Labeling
Cristina Kadar, Jose Iria
IBM Research Zurich, Switzerland

A User-oriented Model for Expert Finding
Elena Smirnova1, Krisztian Balog2
1 INRIA Sophia Antipolis - Mediterranee, France; 2 ISLA, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Subspace Tracking for Latent Semantic Analysis
Radim R(ehu*r(ek
Masaryk University, Faculty of Informatics, Czech Republic

A Generalized Method for Word Sense Disambiguation based on Wikipedia
Chenliang Li, Aixin Sun, Anwitaman Datta
School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


Best Poster

A Novel Re-Ranking Approach Inspired by Quantum Measurement
Xiaozhao Zhao1, Peng Zhang2, Dawei Song2, Yuexian Hou1
1 School of Computer Sci & Tec, Tianjin University, China; 2 School of Computing, The Robert Gordon University, UK

Other Best Poster Nominees
Personal Blog Retrieval Using Opinion Features
Shima Gerani, Mostafa Keikha, Mark Carman, Fabio Crestani
Faculty of Informatics, University of Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland

Towards Predicting Relevance Using a Quantum-Like Framework
Emanuele Di Buccio1, Massimo Melucci1, Dawei Song2
1 University of Padua, Italy; 2 Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK

Processing Queries in Session in a Quantum-inspired IR Framework
Ingo Frommholz1, Benjamin Piwowarski1, Mounia Lalmas2, Keith van Rijsbergen1
1 School of Computing Science, University of Glasgow, UK
2 Yahoo! Research Barcelona

Reranking Collaborative Filtering with Multiple Self-contained Modalities
Yue Shi, Martha Larson, Alan Hanjalic
Multimedia Information Retrieval Lab, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands

Towards Quantum-based DB+IR Processing based on the Principle of Polyrepresentation
David Zellhoefer1, Ingo Frommholz2, Ingo Schmitt1, Mounia Lalmas3, Keith van Rijsbergen2
1 Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU) Cottbus, Department of Computer Science, Germany; 2University of Glasgow, School of Computing Science, Glasgow, Scotland UK;
3 Yahoo! Research, Spain

Supported By

  • Dublin City University
  • University of Sheffield
  • The British Computer Society