© 2009

Advances in Information Retrieval

31th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2009, Toulouse, France, April 6-9, 2009. Proceedings

  • Mohand Boughanem
  • Catherine Berrut
  • Josiane Mothe
  • Chantal Soule-Dupuy
Conference proceedings ECIR 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5478)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Presentations

    1. W. Bruce Croft
      Pages 1-1
    2. Gregory Grefenstette
      Pages 3-3
  3. Retrieval Model I

    1. Jianhan Zhu, Jun Wang, Michael Taylor, Ingemar J. Cox
      Pages 17-28
  4. Collaborative IR/Filtering

    1. Yashar Moshfeghi, Deepak Agarwal, Benjamin Piwowarski, Joemon M. Jose
      Pages 54-65
    2. Hideo Joho, David Hannah, Joemon M. Jose
      Pages 66-77
  5. Learning

    1. Matthew Lease, James Allan, W. Bruce Croft
      Pages 90-101
    2. Andrea Esuli, Fabrizio Sebastiani
      Pages 102-113
    3. Wei Gao, Cheng Niu, Ming Zhou, Kam-Fai Wong
      Pages 114-125
  6. Multimedia - Metadata

    1. Martin Halvey, P. Punitha, David Hannah, Robert Villa, Frank Hopfgartner, Anuj Goyal et al.
      Pages 126-137
    2. Vassilios Stathopoulos, Joemon M. Jose
      Pages 138-149
    3. Mouna Torjmen, Karen Pinel-Sauvagnat, Mohand Boughanem
      Pages 150-161
    4. Qingzhao Tan, Prasenjit Mitra, C. Lee Giles
      Pages 162-176
  7. Expert Search - Advertising

    1. Maryam Karimzadehgan, Ryen W. White, Matthew Richardson
      Pages 177-188
    2. Gianluca Demartini, Julien Gaugaz, Wolfgang Nejdl
      Pages 189-201

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 30th annual European Conference on Information Retrieval Research, ECIR 2009, held in Toulouse, France in April 2009.

The 42 revised full papers and 18 revised short papers presented together with the abstracts of 3 invited lectures and 25 poster papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 188 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on retrieval model, collaborative IR / filtering, learning, multimedia - metadata, expert search - advertising, evaluation, opinion detection, web IR, representation, clustering / categorization as well as distributed IR.


Clustering IR techniques autocompletion cross-language retrieval filtering geotagging image annotation learning multimedia phishing ranking searching maps semantic web spatial search web search

Editors and affiliations

  • Mohand Boughanem
    • 1
  • Catherine Berrut
    • 2
  • Josiane Mothe
    • 3
  • Chantal Soule-Dupuy
    • 3
  1. 1.Université de Toulouse - IRIT,Toulouse Cedex 4,France
  2. 2.Laboratoire d’Informatique de Grenoble, BP 53,Université Joseph Fourier,Grenoble Cedex 9,France
  3. 3.Université de Toulouse - IRIT,Toulouse Cedex 4,France

Bibliographic information