Advances in Information Retrieval

41st European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2019, Cologne, Germany, April 14–18, 2019, Proceedings, Part I

  • Leif Azzopardi
  • Benno Stein
  • Norbert Fuhr
  • Philipp Mayr
  • Claudia Hauff
  • Djoerd Hiemstra
Conference proceedings ECIR 2019

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11437)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 11437)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxii
  2. Modeling Relations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Georgios Balikas, Gaël Dias, Rumen Moraliyski, Houssam Akhmouch, Massih-Reza Amini
      Pages 3-18
    3. Amin Milani Fard, Ebrahim Bagheri, Ke Wang
      Pages 19-34
    4. Puneet Agarwal, Maya Ramanath, Gautam Shroff
      Pages 35-50
    5. Shelan S. Jeawak, Christopher B. Jones, Steven Schockaert
      Pages 51-66
  3. Classification and Search

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Mark Fisher, Dyaa Albakour, Udo Kruschwitz, Miguel Martinez
      Pages 69-85
    3. Nektaria Potha, Efstathios Stamatatos
      Pages 102-115
  4. Recommender Systems I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Alfonso Landin, Daniel Valcarce, Javier Parapar, Álvaro Barreiro
      Pages 133-147
    3. Javier Sanz-Cruzado, Pablo Castells
      Pages 148-163
    4. Farhan Khawar, Nevin L. Zhang
      Pages 164-178
  5. Graphs

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 179-179
    2. Koki Kishimoto, Katsuhiko Hayashi, Genki Akai, Masashi Shimbo, Kazunori Komatani
      Pages 181-196
  6. Recommender Systems II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 213-213
    2. Xi Wang, Iadh Ounis, Craig Macdonald
      Pages 215-228
    3. Pierre-Edouard Osche, Sylvain Castagnos, Anne Boyer
      Pages 229-243
    4. Mayank Singh, Rajdeep Sarkar, Atharva Vyas, Pawan Goyal, Animesh Mukherjee, Soumen Chakrabarti
      Pages 244-257
  7. Query Analytics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 259-259
    2. Seyed Ali Bahrainian, Fattane Zarrinkalam, Ida Mele, Fabio Crestani
      Pages 261-275
    3. Jeffrey Dalton, Shahrzad Naseri, Laura Dietz, James Allan
      Pages 290-303
  8. Representation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 305-305
    2. Satya Almasian, Andreas Spitz, Michael Gertz
      Pages 307-322
    3. Gaurav Pandey, Shuaiqiang Wang, Zhaochun Ren, Yi Chang
      Pages 323-336
  9. Reproducibility (Systems)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 337-337
    2. Joel Mackenzie, Antonio Mallia, Matthias Petri, J. Shane Culpepper, Torsten Suel
      Pages 339-352
    3. Antonio Mallia, Michał Siedlaczek, Torsten Suel
      Pages 353-368
    4. Harrie Oosterhuis, Maarten de Rijke
      Pages 382-396
    5. Ruifan Yu, Yuhao Xie, Jimmy Lin
      Pages 397-409
  10. Reproducibility (Application)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 411-411
    2. Paheli Bhattacharya, Kaustubh Hiware, Subham Rajgaria, Nilay Pochhi, Kripabandhu Ghosh, Saptarshi Ghosh
      Pages 413-428
    3. Andrew Yates, Michael Unterkalmsteiner
      Pages 429-442
    4. Jarana Manotumruksa, Dimitrios Rafailidis, Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis
      Pages 443-456
    5. Ludovico Boratto, Gianni Fenu, Mirko Marras
      Pages 457-472
  11. Neural IR

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 473-473
    2. Litton J. Kurisinkel, Yue Zhang, Vasudeva Varma
      Pages 475-488
    3. Daniël Rennings, Felipe Moraes, Claudia Hauff
      Pages 489-503
  12. Cross Lingual IR

  13. QA and Conversational Search

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 539-539
    2. Svitlana Vakulenko, Kate Revoredo, Claudio Di Ciccio, Maarten de Rijke
      Pages 541-557
  14. Topic Modeling

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 573-573

Other volumes

  1. Advances in Information Retrieval
    41st European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2019, Cologne, Germany, April 14–18, 2019, Proceedings, Part I
  2. 41st European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2019, Cologne, Germany, April 14–18, 2019, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


This two-volume set LNCS 11437 and 11438 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 41st European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2019, held in Cologne, Germany, in April 2019.
The 48 full papers presented together with 2 keynote papers, 44 short papers, 8 demonstration papers, 8 invited CLEF papers, 11 doctoral consortium papers, 4 workshop papers, and 4 tutorials were carefully reviewed and selected from 365 submissions. They were organized in topical sections named: Modeling Relations; Classification and Search; Recommender Systems; Graphs; Query Analytics; Representation; Reproducibility (Systems); Reproducibility (Application); Neural IR; Cross Lingual IR; QA and Conversational Search; Topic Modeling; Metrics; Image IR; Short Papers; Demonstration Papers; CLEF Organizers Lab Track; Doctoral Consortium Papers; Workshops; and Tutorials.


artificial intelligence data mining databases image processing information retrieval information services internet language natural language processing systems ontologies pattern recognition recommender systems search engines semantics signal processing social networking social networks Support Vector Machines (SVM) World Wide Web

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of StrathclydeGlasgowUK
  2. 2.Bauhaus Universität WeimarWeimarGermany
  3. 3.Universität Duisburg-EssenDuisburgGermany
  4. 4.GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social SciencesCologneGermany
  5. 5.Delft University of TechnologyDelftThe Netherlands
  6. 6.University of TwenteEnschedeThe Netherlands

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