Advances in Information Retrieval

30th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2008, Glasgow, UK, March 30-April 3, 2008. Proceedings

  • Editors
  • Craig Macdonald
  • Iadh Ounis
  • Vassilis Plachouras
  • Ian Ruthven
  • Ryen W. White
Conference proceedings ECIR 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4956)

Table of contents

  1. Short Papers

    1. Martin Potthast, Benno Stein, Maik Anderka
      Pages 522-530
    2. Jussi Karlgren, Anders Holst, Magnus Sahlgren
      Pages 531-538
    3. Koen Deschacht, Marie-Francine Moens
      Pages 539-546
    4. Qiang Huang, Dawei Song, Stefan Rüger
      Pages 547-554
    5. Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis
      Pages 555-563
  2. Posters

    1. Gianluca Demartini, Paul-Alexandru Chirita, Ingo Brunkhorst, Wolfgang Nejdl
      Pages 564-569
    2. Paul Clough, Simon Read
      Pages 570-574
    3. Sérgio Nunes, Cristina Ribeiro, Gabriel David
      Pages 580-584
    4. Markus Schedl, Peter Knees, Tim Pohle, Gerhard Widmer
      Pages 585-590
    5. Milad Shokouhi, Falk Scholer, Andrew Turpin
      Pages 591-595
    6. David Hannah, Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis
      Pages 596-601
    7. Hao Lang, Bin Wang, Gareth Jones, Jintao Li, Yang Xu
      Pages 602-606
    8. Hans Friedrich Witschel, Florian Holz, Gregor Heinrich, Sven Teresniak
      Pages 607-611
    9. Michael Wiegand, Dietrich Klakow
      Pages 612-616
    10. Peng Huang, Jiajun Bu, Chun Chen, Guang Qiu
      Pages 617-621
    11. Roman Y. Shtykh, Jian Chen, Qun Jin
      Pages 622-626
    12. Peter Knees, Tim Pohle, Markus Schedl, Dominik Schnitzer, Klaus Seyerlehner
      Pages 627-631
    13. Conny Franke, Omar Alonso
      Pages 632-636
    14. Hassan Naderi, Béatrice Rumpler
      Pages 637-641
    15. Thanh-Trung Van, Michel Beigbeder
      Pages 647-651
    16. Seung-Hoon Na, In-Su Kang, Jong-Hyeok Lee
      Pages 658-662
    17. Martin Potthast, Benno Stein, Robert Gerling
      Pages 663-668
    18. Suzan Verberne, Lou Boves, Nelleke Oostdijk, Peter-Arno Coppen
      Pages 669-673
    19. Seung-Hoon Na, In-Su Kang, Jong-Hyeok Lee
      Pages 674-678
    20. Masnizah Mohd, Fabio Crestani, Ian Ruthven
      Pages 679-683
    21. Seung-Hoon Na, In-Su Kang, Jong-Hyeok Lee
      Pages 684-688
    22. Jiyin He, Martha Larson, Maarten de Rijke
      Pages 689-694
    23. Ismail Sengor Altingovde, Fazli Can, Özgür Ulusoy
      Pages 695-699
    24. Mahboob Alam Khalid, Valentin Jijkoun, Maarten de Rijke
      Pages 705-710
  3. Workshop Summaries

    1. Roi Blanco, Fabrizio Silvestri
      Pages 711-711
    2. Omar Alonso, Hugo Zaragoza
      Pages 712-712
    3. Mark Sanderson, Martin Braschler, Nicola Ferro, Julio Gonzalo
      Pages 713-713
  4. Tutorials

    1. Djoerd Hiemstra
      Pages 714-715
  5. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 30th annual European Conference on Information Retrieval Research, ECIR 2008, held in Glasgow, UK, in March/April 2008.

The 33 revised full papers and 19 revised short papers presented together with the abstracts of 3 invited lectures and 32 poster papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 139 full article submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on evaluation, Web IR, social media, cross-lingual information retrieval, theory, video, representation, wikipedia and e-books, as well as expert search.


Multimedia Performance Web Mining association rule book search classification clustering collaborative Web searches collaborative filtering cross-language retrieval fuzzy matching learning ontology proving system analysis

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-78645-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-78646-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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