Advances in Information Retrieval

35th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2013, Moscow, Russia, March 24-27, 2013. Proceedings

  • Pavel Serdyukov
  • Pavel Braslavski
  • Sergei O. Kuznetsov
  • Jaap Kamps
  • Stefan Rüger
  • Eugene Agichtein
  • Ilya Segalovich
  • Emine Yilmaz
Conference proceedings ECIR 2013

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-36973-5

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7814)

Table of contents (110 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. User Aspects

    1. Using Intent Information to Model User Behavior in Diversified Search
      Aleksandr Chuklin, Pavel Serdyukov, Maarten de Rijke
      Pages 1-13
    2. Understanding Relevance: An fMRI Study
      Yashar Moshfeghi, Luisa R. Pinto, Frank E. Pollick, Joemon M. Jose
      Pages 14-25
  3. Multimedia and Cross-Media IR

    1. Exploiting User Comments for Audio-Visual Content Indexing and Retrieval
      Carsten Eickhoff, Wen Li, Arjen P. de Vries
      Pages 38-49
    2. An Evaluation of Labelling-Game Data for Video Retrieval
      Riste Gligorov, Michiel Hildebrand, Jacco van Ossenbruggen, Lora Aroyo, Guus Schreiber
      Pages 50-61
    3. Multimodal Re-ranking of Product Image Search Results
      Joyce M. dos Santos, João M. B. Cavalcanti, Patricia C. Saraiva, Edleno S. de Moura
      Pages 62-73
  4. Data Mining

    1. Predicting Information Diffusion in Social Networks Using Content and User’s Profiles
      Cédric Lagnier, Ludovic Denoyer, Eric Gaussier, Patrick Gallinari
      Pages 74-85
    2. How Tagging Pragmatics Influence Tag Sense Discovery in Social Annotation Systems
      Thomas Niebler, Philipp Singer, Dominik Benz, Christian Körner, Markus Strohmaier, Andreas Hotho
      Pages 86-97
  5. IR Theory and Formal Models

    1. A Joint Classification Method to Integrate Scientific and Social Networks
      Mahmood Neshati, Ehsaneddin Asgari, Djoerd Hiemstra, Hamid Beigy
      Pages 122-133
  6. IR System Architectures

    1. Training Efficient Tree-Based Models for Document Ranking
      Nima Asadi, Jimmy Lin
      Pages 146-157
    2. DTD Based Costs for Tree-Edit Distance in Structured Information Retrieval
      Cyril Laitang, Karen Pinel-Sauvagnat, Mohand Boughanem
      Pages 158-170
    3. Ranked Accuracy and Unstructured Distributed Search
      Sami Richardson, Ingemar J. Cox
      Pages 171-182
  7. Classification

    1. Learning to Rank from Structures in Hierarchical Text Classification
      Qi Ju, Alessandro Moschitti, Richard Johansson
      Pages 183-194
    2. Folktale Classification Using Learning to Rank
      Dong Nguyen, Dolf Trieschnigg, Mariët Theune
      Pages 195-206
    3. Open-Set Classification for Automated Genre Identification
      Dimitrios A. Pritsos, Efstathios Stamatatos
      Pages 207-217
  8. Web

    1. Semantic Tagging of Places Based on User Interest Profiles from Online Social Networks
      Vinod Hegde, Josiane Xavier Parreira, Manfred Hauswirth
      Pages 218-229

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 35th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2013, held in Moscow, Russia, in March 2013. The 55 full papers, 38 poster papers and 10 demonstrations presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 287 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: user aspects; multimedia and cross-media IR; data mining; IR theory and formal models; IR system architectures; classification; Web; event detection; temporal IR, and microblog search. Also included are 4 tutorial and 2 workshop presentations.


content indexing document ranking machine learning social Web user modeling

Editors and affiliations

  • Pavel Serdyukov
    • 1
  • Pavel Braslavski
    • 2
  • Sergei O. Kuznetsov
    • 3
  • Jaap Kamps
    • 4
  • Stefan Rüger
    • 5
  • Eugene Agichtein
    • 6
  • Ilya Segalovich
    • 1
  • Emine Yilmaz
    • 7
  1. 1.YandexMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Kontur Labs and Ural Federal UniversityYekaterinburgRussia
  3. 3.National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE)MoscowRussia
  4. 4.University of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  5. 5.Knowledge Media InstituteThe Open UniversityMilton KeynesUK
  6. 6.Mathematics & Computer Science DepartmentEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA
  7. 7.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity College LondonLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-36972-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-36973-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349