Information Retrieval Technology

9th Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference, AIRS 2013, Singapore, December 9-11, 2013. Proceedings

  • Rafael E. Banchs
  • Fabrizio Silvestri
  • Tie-Yan Liu
  • Min Zhang
  • Sheng Gao
  • Jun Lang
Conference proceedings AIRS 2013

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8281)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. IR Theory, Modeling, and Query Processing

    1. Metrics and Search Diversification

      1. Kosetsu Tsukuda, Tetsuya Sakai, Zhicheng Dou, Katsumi Tanaka
        Pages 25-37
      2. Yoko Tanaka, Yoshihiko Suhara, Nobuaki Hiroshima, Hiroyuki Toda, Seiji Susaki
        Pages 50-61
    2. Modeling, Ranking, and Query Processing

      1. Sha Lu, Ben He, Jungang Xu
        Pages 62-73
      2. Rajendra Prasath, Aidan Duane, Philip O’Reilly
        Pages 97-108
      3. Laure Soulier, Lynda Tamine, Wahiba Bahsoun
        Pages 109-120
      4. Dazhao Pan, Peng Zhang, Jingfei Li, Dawei Song, Ji-Rong Wen, Yuexian Hou et al.
        Pages 121-132
      5. Dawei Song, Yanjie Shi, Peng Zhang, Yuexian Hou, Bin Hu, Yuan Jia et al.
        Pages 133-144
  3. Clustering, Classification, and Detection

    1. Clustering

      1. Yaakov HaCohen-Kerner, Orr Margaliot
        Pages 156-169
      2. Muhammad Atif Qureshi, Colm O’Riordan, Gabriella Pasi
        Pages 170-180
    2. Classification and Detection

      1. Omar Alonso, Dennis Fetterly, Mark Manasse
        Pages 203-214
      2. Yung-Chun Chang, Chien Chin Chen, Wen-Lian Hsu
        Pages 215-226
      3. Cheng Luo, Yiqun Liu, Shaoping Ma, Min Zhang, Liyun Ru, Kuo Zhang
        Pages 227-238
      4. Ali Asghar Torabi, Kaveh Taghipour, Shahram Khadivi
        Pages 239-250
  4. Natural Language Processing for IR

    1. Resources and Applications

      1. Ke Tao, Claudia Hauff, Geert-Jan Houben
        Pages 251-262
      2. Guillem Massó, Patrik Lambert, Carlos Rodríguez Penagos, Roser Saurí
        Pages 263-271
      3. Shahin Salavati, Kyumars Sheykh Esmaili, Fardin Akhlaghian
        Pages 272-283
      4. Li Wang, Su Nam Kim, Timothy Baldwin
        Pages 284-295
    2. Semantics and Relation Extraction

      1. Karim Gasmi, Mouna Torjmen Khemakhem, Maher Ben Jemaa
        Pages 296-307
      2. Fang Liu, Shizhu He, Shulin Liu, Guangyou Zhou, Kang Liu, Jun Zhao
        Pages 320-331
      3. Yang Liu, Shulin Liu, Kang Liu, Guangyou Zhou, Jun Zhao
        Pages 344-355
  5. Social Networks, User-Centered Studies, and Personalization

    1. User-Centered Studies

      1. Chahrazed Bouhini, Mathias Géry, Chritine Largeron
        Pages 356-367
      2. Pei-Ying Huang, Hsin-Yu Liu, Chun-Ting Lin, Pu-Jen Cheng
        Pages 368-379
      3. Qianli Xing, Yiqun Liu, Min Zhang, Shaoping Ma, Kuo Zhang
        Pages 380-391
      4. Yangjie Yao, Aixin Sun
        Pages 404-415
      5. Paul Thomas, Falk Scholer, Alistair Moffat
        Pages 416-427
    2. Personalization and Recommendation

      1. Upasna Bhandari, Kazunari Sugiyama, Anindya Datta, Rajni Jindal
        Pages 440-451
      2. Hai-Tao Yu, Tetsuya Sakai
        Pages 452-463
      3. Harumi Murakami, Yoshinobu Ura, Yusuke Kataoka
        Pages 464-475
  6. Applications

  7. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th Information Retrieval Societies Conference, AIRS 2013, held in Singapore, in December 2013. The 27 full papers and 18 poster presentations included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 109 submissions. They are organized in the following topical sections: IR theory, modeling and query processing; clustering, classification and detection; natural language processing for IR; social networks, user-centered studies and personalization; and applications.


metrics ranking search diversification semantics social web

Editors and affiliations

  • Rafael E. Banchs
    • 1
  • Fabrizio Silvestri
    • 2
  • Tie-Yan Liu
    • 3
  • Min Zhang
    • 1
  • Sheng Gao
    • 1
  • Jun Lang
    • 4
  1. 1.Institute for Infocomm Research, Human Language TechnologySingapore
  2. 2.Yahoo LabsBarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.Microsoft Research AsiaBeijingChina
  4. 4.Institute for Infocomm Research, Human Language TechnologySingapore

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-45067-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-45068-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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