Information Retrieval Technology

10th Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference, AIRS 2014, Kuching, Malaysia, December 3-5, 2014. Proceedings

  • Azizah Jaafar
  • Nazlena Mohamad Ali
  • Shahrul Azman Mohd Noah
  • Alan F. Smeaton
  • Peter Bruza
  • Zainab Abu Bakar
  • Nursuriati Jamil
  • Tengku Mohd Tengku Sembok

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8870)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. IR Applications

    1. Wan Siti Halimatul Munirah Wan Ahmad, W Mimi Diyana W Zaki, Mohammad Faizal Ahmad Fauzi, Tan Wooi Haw
      Pages 14-23
    2. Cheng Luo, Yiqun Liu, Min Zhang, Shaoping Ma
      Pages 36-47
  3. IR Evaluation, User Study and Interactive IR

  4. Multimedia IR

    1. Mas Rina Mustaffa, Fatimah Ahmad, Shyamala Doraisamy
      Pages 112-123
    2. Nur Syafikah Ibrahim, Zainab Abu Bakar, Nurazzah Abd Rahman
      Pages 124-135
  5. IR Models and Theories

    1. Mohannad ALMasri, KianLam Tan, Catherine Berrut, Jean-Pierre Chevallet, Philippe Mulhem
      Pages 136-147
    2. Ilya Markov, Mark Carman, Fabio Crestani
      Pages 148-159
    3. Jingfei Li, Dawei Song, Peng Zhang, Ji-Rong Wen, Zhicheng Dou
      Pages 160-171
  6. Web IR, Scalability and IR in Social Media

    1. Haochen Zhang, Min-Yen Kan, Yiqun Liu, Shaoping Ma
      Pages 197-208
    2. S. Domnic, V. Glory
      Pages 221-229

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 10th Information Retrieval Societies Conference, AIRS 2014, held in Kuching, Malaysia, in December 2014.
The 42 full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 110 submissions. Seven tracks were the focus of the AIR 2014 and they were IR models and theories; IR evaluation, user study and interactive IR; web IR, scalability and IR in social media; multimedia IR; natural language processing for IR; machine learning and data mining for IR and IR applications.


Web data clustering collective classification concept mapping crowdsourcing dark Web data compression description logic digital library document search feature selection genetic algorithm hybrid method machine learning opinion mining semantic classification social media topic modeling user profile wikipedia

Editors and affiliations

  • Azizah Jaafar
    • 1
  • Nazlena Mohamad Ali
    • 2
  • Shahrul Azman Mohd Noah
    • 3
  • Alan F. Smeaton
    • 4
  • Peter Bruza
    • 5
  • Zainab Abu Bakar
    • 6
  • Nursuriati Jamil
    • 6
  • Tengku Mohd Tengku Sembok
    • 7
  1. 1.Institute of Visual InformaticUniversiti Kebangsaan MalaysiaBangiMalaysia
  2. 2.Institute of Visual InformaticsUniversiti Kebangsaan MalaysiaBangiMalaysia
  3. 3.Faculty of Information Science and TechnologyUniversiti Kebangsaan MalaysiaBangiMalaysia
  4. 4.Insight Centre for Data AnalyticsDublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  5. 5.Information SystemsQueensland University of TechnologyBrisbaneAustralia
  6. 6.Faculty of Computer and Mathematical SciencesUniversiti Teknologi MARAShah AlamMalaysia
  7. 7.Cyber Security CenterUniversiti Pertahanan Nasional MalaysiaKuala LumpurMalaysia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-12843-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-12844-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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