Advances in Information Retrieval

37th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2015, Vienna, Austria, March 29 - April 2, 2015. Proceedings

  • Allan Hanbury
  • Gabriella Kazai
  • Andreas Rauber
  • Norbert Fuhr
Conference proceedings ECIR 2015

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9022)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Aggregated Search and Diversity

    1. Arbi Bouchoucha, Xiaohua Liu, Jian-Yun Nie
      Pages 1-12
    2. Horaţiu Bota, Ke Zhou, Joemon J. Jose
      Pages 13-24
    3. Jaime Arguello
      Pages 25-36
    4. Christian Schulte, Bilyana Taneva, Gerhard Weikum
      Pages 37-42
  3. Classification

    1. Lars Buitinck, Jesse van Amerongen, Ed Tan, Maarten de Rijke
      Pages 43-48
    2. Julia Efremova, Alejandro Montes García, Toon Calders
      Pages 49-54
    3. Mustafa Ilker Sarac, Ahmet Iscen, Eren Golge, Pinar Duygulu
      Pages 55-60
  4. Cross-Lingual and Discourse

    1. Pascal Kuyten, Danushka Bollegala, Bernd Hollerit, Helmut Prendinger, Kiyoharu Aizawa
      Pages 80-91
    2. Salvatore Romeo, Dino Ienco, Andrea Tagarelli
      Pages 92-103
    3. Andrea Esuli, Alejandro Moreo Fernández
      Pages 104-109
  5. Efficiency

    1. Liudmila Ostroumova Prokhorenkova, Yury Ustinovskiy, Egor Samosvat, Damien Lefortier, Pavel Serdyukov
      Pages 110-122
    2. Sean Moran, Victor Lavrenko
      Pages 135-146
    3. Timothy Chappell, Shlomo Geva, Guido Zuccon
      Pages 147-158
  6. Evaluation

    1. Hyun Joon Jung, Matthew Lease
      Pages 159-171
    2. Daniel Hienert, Wilko van Hoek, Alina Weber, Dagmar Kern
      Pages 172-183
    3. Marijn Koolen, Toine Bogers, Antal van den Bosch, Jaap Kamps
      Pages 184-196
    4. Timothy Jones, Falk Scholer, Andrew Turpin, Stefano Mizzaro, Mark Sanderson
      Pages 203-208
    5. Eddy Maddalena, Stefano Mizzaro, Falk Scholer, Andrew Turpin
      Pages 215-220
  7. Event Mining and Summarisation

    1. John Foley, James Allan
      Pages 221-232
    2. Yuan Liang, James Caverlee, Cheng Cao
      Pages 233-244
    3. Giang Tran, Mohammad Alrifai, Eelco Herder
      Pages 245-256
  8. Information Extraction

    1. Henry S. Vieira, Altigran S. da Silva, Marco Cristo, Edleno S. de Moura
      Pages 257-264
    2. Mónica Marrero, Julián Urbano
      Pages 265-270
    3. Simon Gog, Alistair Moffat, Matthias Petri
      Pages 278-283
  9. Recommender Systems

    1. Marden B. Pasinato, Carlos E. Mello, Geraldo Zimbrão
      Pages 291-302
    2. Gebrekirstos G. Gebremeskel, Arjen P. de Vries
      Pages 303-314
    3. Julien Gaillard, Jean-Michel Renders
      Pages 327-332
    4. Zhenhua Wang, Ping He, Lidan Shou, Ke Chen, Sai Wu, Gang Chen
      Pages 333-338
    5. Markus Schedl, David Hauger, Katayoun Farrahi, Marko Tkalčič
      Pages 339-345
    6. Daniel Valcarce, Javier Parapar, Álvaro Barreiro
      Pages 346-351
    7. Adriel Dean-Hall, Charles L. A. Clarke
      Pages 352-357
  10. Semantic and Graph-Based Models

    1. Tuukka Ruotsalo, Eero Hyvönen
      Pages 358-369
    2. Serwah Sabetghadam, Mihai Lupu, Ralf Bierig, Andreas Rauber
      Pages 370-381
    3. François Rousseau, Michalis Vazirgiannis
      Pages 382-393
    4. Deepak P., Sayan Ranu, Prithu Banerjee, Sameep Mehta
      Pages 394-399
  11. Sentiment and Opinion

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 37th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2015, held in Vienna, Austria, in March/April 2015.
The 44 full papers, 41 poster papers and 7 demonstrations presented together with 3 keynotes in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 305 submissions. The focus of the papers were on following topics:  aggregated search and diversity, classification, cross-lingual and discourse, efficiency, evaluation, event mining and summarisation, information extraction, recommender systems, semantic and graph-based models, sentiment and opinion, social media, specific search tasks, temporal models and features, topic and document models, user behavior,  and reproducible IR.


Content-Based Image Retrieval Document Representation Ensemble of Classifiers Evaluation of Retrieval Results Event-based Social Network Evolutionary Clustering Formal Grammar Information Retrieval Machine Learning and Modeling Query Processing Recommender Systems Reinforcement Learning Retrieval Models and Ranking Retrieval Tasks and Goals Search Engine Architectures and Scalability Semantic Analysis Social Media Specialized Information Retrieval Topic Modeling Users and Interactive Retrieval

Editors and affiliations

  • Allan Hanbury
    • 1
  • Gabriella Kazai
    • 2
  • Andreas Rauber
    • 3
  • Norbert Fuhr
    • 4
  1. 1.Vienna University of TechnologyInstitute of Software Technology and Interactive SystemsViennaAustria
  2. 2.Lumi, Semion Ltd.LondonUK
  3. 3.Institute of Software Technology and Interactive SystemsVienna University of TechnologyViennaAustria
  4. 4.Universität Duisburg-EssenDuisburgGermany

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-16353-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-16354-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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