Advances in Information Retrieval

39th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2017, Aberdeen, UK, April 8-13, 2017, Proceedings

  • Joemon M Jose
  • Claudia Hauff
  • Ismail Sengor Altıngovde
  • Dawei Song
  • Dyaa Albakour
  • Stuart Watt
  • John Tait
Conference proceedings ECIR 2017

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10193)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 10193)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXXI
  2. Ning Gao, Silviu Cucerzan
    Pages 1-14
  3. Jaime Arguello, Sandeep Avula, Fernando Diaz
    Pages 27-39
  4. Faegheh Hasibi, Krisztian Balog, Svein Erik Bratsberg
    Pages 40-53
  5. Qiang Chen, Wenjie Li, Yu Lei, Xule Liu, Chuwei Luo, Yanxiang He
    Pages 54-67
  6. Hosein Azarbonyad, Mostafa Dehghani, Tom Kenter, Maarten Marx, Jaap Kamps, Maarten de Rijke
    Pages 68-81
  7. Wen-Haw Chong, Ee-Peng Lim, William Cohen
    Pages 82-94
  8. Anna Sepliarskaia, Filip Radlinski, Maarten de Rijke
    Pages 95-107
  9. Rob Capra, Jaime Arguello, Yinglong Zhang
    Pages 108-121
  10. Leonidas Valavanis, Spyridon Stathopoulos, Theodore Kalamboukis
    Pages 134-145
  11. Hajer Ayadi, Mouna Torjmen Khemakhem, Jimmy Xiangji Huang, Mariam Daoud, Maher Ben Jemaa
    Pages 160-172
  12. Chuwei Luo, Wenjie Li, Qiang Chen, Yanxiang He
    Pages 173-185
  13. Ralph Ewerth, Matthias Springstein, Lo An Phan-Vogtmann, Juliane Schütze
    Pages 186-198 Open Access
  14. Guillaume Dubuisson Duplessis, Franck Charras, Vincent Letard, Anne-Laure Ligozat, Sophie Rosset
    Pages 199-211
  15. Arunav Mishra, Klaus Berberich
    Pages 212-225
  16. Anastasia Giachanou, Julio Gonzalo, Ida Mele, Fabio Crestani
    Pages 226-238
  17. Anjie Fang, Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis, Philip Habel, Xiao Yang
    Pages 252-265
  18. Yashar Moshfeghi, Raoul Rothfeld, Leif Azzopardi, Peter Triantafillou
    Pages 278-290
  19. Mohammad Aliannejadi, Dimitrios Rafailidis, Fabio Crestani
    Pages 291-303
  20. Morteza Haghir Chehreghani
    Pages 304-316
  21. Nikos Voskarides, Edgar Meij, Maarten de Rijke
    Pages 317-330
  22. Ahmed Mourad, Falk Scholer, Mark Sanderson
    Pages 331-342
  23. Adrian-Gabriel Chifu, Sébastien Déjean, Stefano Mizzaro, Josiane Mothe
    Pages 343-356
  24. Aldo Lipani, Joao Palotti, Mihai Lupu, Florina Piroi, Guido Zuccon, Allan Hanbury
    Pages 357-368
  25. Enrique Amigó, Fernando Giner, Julio Gonzalo, Felisa Verdejo
    Pages 369-382
  26. Navid Rekabsaz, Mihai Lupu, Allan Hanbury
    Pages 396-409
  27. Cristina Gârbacea, Evangelos Kanoulas
    Pages 424-436
  28. Salvatore Romeo, Giovanni Da San Martino, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Alessandro Moschitti
    Pages 437-449
  29. Graham McDonald, Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis
    Pages 450-463
  30. Fattane Zarrinkalam, Hossein Fani, Ebrahim Bagheri, Mohsen Kahani
    Pages 464-476
  31. Corina Florescu, Cornelia Caragea
    Pages 477-483
  32. Andrea Ceroni, Ujwal Gadiraju, Marco Fisichella
    Pages 484-492
  33. Javid Dadashkarimi, Mahsa S. Shahshahani, Amirhossein Tebbifakhr, Heshaam Faili, Azadeh Shakery
    Pages 493-499
  34. Nikolaos Aletras, Arpit Mittal
    Pages 500-505
  35. Harsh Jhamtani, Rishiraj Saha Roy, Niyati Chhaya, Eric Nyberg
    Pages 506-512
  36. Rami S. Alkhawaldeh, Deepak P., Joemon M. Jose, Fajie Yuan
    Pages 513-519
  37. Siddhesh Khandelwal, Amit Awekar
    Pages 520-526
  38. Jérémie Clos, Anil Bandhakavi, Nirmalie Wiratunga, Guillaume Cabanac
    Pages 527-533
  39. Yu-Hsiang Huang, Hen-Hsen Huang, Hsin-Hsi Chen
    Pages 534-540
  40. Ankesh Anand, Tanmoy Chakraborty, Noseong Park
    Pages 541-547
  41. Parth Gupta, Jose Santos
    Pages 548-554
  42. Yumeng Qin, Dominik Wurzer, Victor Lavrenko, Cunchen Tang
    Pages 555-560
  43. Marcin Skowron, Florian Lemmerich, Bruce Ferwerda, Markus Schedl
    Pages 561-567

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 39th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2017, held in Aberdeen, UK, in April 2017. 

The 36 full papers and 47 poster papers presented together with 5 Abstracts, were carefully reviewed and selected from 248 submissions. Being the premier European forum for the presentation of new research results in the field of Information Retrieval, ECIR features a wide range of topics such as: IR Theory and Practice; Deep Learning and IR; Web and Social Media IR; User Aspects; IR System Architectures; Content Representation and Processing; Evaluation; Multimedia and Cross-Media IR; Applications.


crowdsourcing language modeling retrieval models and ranking social media topic models bayesian network clustering content analysis deep learning document representation evaluation of retrieval results information retrieval information retrieval and query processing multimedia classification neural networks retrieval tasks and goals scientific recommender system search engine architectures and scalability specialized information retrieval users and interactive retrieval

Editors and affiliations

  • Joemon M Jose
    • 1
  • Claudia Hauff
    • 2
  • Ismail Sengor Altıngovde
    • 3
  • Dawei Song
    • 4
  • Dyaa Albakour
    • 5
  • Stuart Watt
    • 6
  • John Tait
    • 7
  1. 1.University of Glasgow GlasgowUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.TU Delft - EWI/ST/WIS DelftThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Middle East Technical University AnkaraTurkey
  4. 4.Open University Milton KeynesUnited Kingdom
  5. 5.Signal Media LondonUnited Kingdom
  6. 6.TorontoCanada
  7. Ltd. and BCS IRSG SunderlandUnited Kingdom

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