© 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. Expert Search - Advertising

    1. Teng-Kai Fan, Chia-Hui Chang
      Pages 202-215
    2. Symeon Papadopoulos, Fotis Menemenis, Yiannis Kompatsiaris, Ben Bratu
      Pages 216-227
  2. Retrieval Model II

    1. Jinyoung Kim, Xiaobing Xue, W. Bruce Croft
      Pages 228-239
    2. Loic Maisonnasse, Eric Gaussier, Jean-Pierre Chevallet
      Pages 240-251
    3. Patrick Bosc, Vincent Claveau, Olivier Pivert, Laurent Ughetto
      Pages 252-263
    4. Célia da Costa Pereira, Mauro Dragoni, Gabriella Pasi
      Pages 264-275
  3. Evaluation

    1. Ben Carterette, Virgil Pavlu, Evangelos Kanoulas, Javed A. Aslam, James Allan
      Pages 288-300
    2. Claudia Hauff, Leif Azzopardi, Djoerd Hiemstra
      Pages 301-312
  4. Opinion Detection

    1. Shima Gerani, Mark J. Carman, Fabio Crestani
      Pages 313-324
    2. Rodrygo L. T. Santos, Ben He, Craig Macdonald, Iadh Ounis
      Pages 325-336
    3. Songbo Tan, Xueqi Cheng, Yuefen Wang, Hongbo Xu
      Pages 337-349
  5. Web IR

    1. Jianqiang Li, Yu Zhao
      Pages 350-361
    2. Zhijun Yin, Milad Shokouhi, Nick Craswell
      Pages 362-374
    3. Dennis Fetterly, Nick Craswell, Vishwa Vinay
      Pages 388-399
  6. Representation

    1. Wouter Weerkamp, Krisztian Balog, Maarten de Rijke
      Pages 400-411
    2. Christina Lioma, Roi Blanco
      Pages 412-423
    3. Evandro B. Gouvêa, Bhiksha Raj
      Pages 424-436

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

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