Adapting Rankers Online

  • Katja Hofmann
  • Shimon Whiteson
  • Maarten de Rijke
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6653)

Abstract

At the heart of many effective approaches to the core information retrieval problem-identifying relevant content-lies the following three-fold strategy: obtaining content based matches, inferring additional ranking criteria and constraints, and combining all of the above so as to arrive at a single ranking of retrieval units.

References

  1. 1.
    Hofmann, K., Whiteson, S., de Rijke, M.: Balancing exploration and exploitation in learning to rank online. In: Clough, P., Foley, C., Gurrin, C., Jones, G.J.F., Kraaij, W., Lee, H., Mudoch, V. (eds.) ECIR 2011. LNCS, vol. 6611, pp. 251–263. Springer, Heidelberg (2011)CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Katja Hofmann
    • 1
  • Shimon Whiteson
    • 1
  • Maarten de Rijke
    • 1
  1. 1.ISLAUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdam

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