List of Accepted Papers

Track 1: IR Applications

  1. Leveraging Deletion Neighborhoods and Trie for Efficient String Similarity Search and Join
    Jia Cui, Dan Meng, and Zhong-Tao Chen
  2. Content-based Medical Image Retrieval System for Infections and Fluids in Chest Radiographs
    Wan Siti Halimatul Munirah Wan Ahmad, W Mimi Diyana W Zaki, Mohammad Faizal Ahmad Fauzi and Tan Wooi Haw
  3. Topic-focused Summarization of News Events Based on Biased Snippet Extraction and Selection
    Pingping Lin, Shize Xu, and Yan Zhang
  4. Query Ambiguity Identification Based on User BehaviorInformation
    Cheng Luo, Yiqun Liu, Min Zhang,and Shaoping Ma


Track 2: IR Evaluation, User Study & Interactive IR

  1. Revisiting the Evaluation of Diversified Search Evaluation Metrics with User Preferences
    Fei Chen, Yiqun Liu, Zhicheng Dou, Keyang Xu, Yujie Cao, Min Zhang, and Shaoping Ma
  2. Hybrid Crowd-Machine Methods as Alternatives to Pooling & Expert Judgments
    Christopher G. Harris and Padmini Srinivasan
  3. How Do Sponsored Search Results Affect User Behavior in Web Search?
    Zeyang Liu, Yiqun Liu, Min Zhang, and Shaoping Ma
  4. Is the First Query the Most Important: An Evaluation of Query Aggregation Schemes in Session Search
    Dongyi Guan, and Hui Yang
  5. A Comparative Evaluation of 2D and 3D Visual Exploration of Document Search Results
    Rafael E. Banchs


Track 3: Multimedia IR

  1. Multi-resolution Shape-based Image Retrieval using Ridgelet Transform
    Mas Rina Mustaffa, Fatimah Ahmad, and Shyamala Doraisamy
  2. Characteristics Classification of Durian Varieties Images for Knowledge Representation by Using Conceptual Graph
    Nur Syafikah Ibrahim, Zainab Abu Bakar,and Nurazzah Abd Rahman


Track 4: IR Models & Theories

  1. Integrating Semantic Term Relations into Information Retrieval Systems Based on Language Models
    Mohannad ALMasri, KianLam Tan, Catherine Berrut, Jean-Pierre Chevallet, and Philippe Mulhem
  2. Towards Risk-Aware Resource Selection
    Ilya Markov, Mark Carman, and Fabio Crestani
  3. Personalizing Web Search Results Based on Subspace Projection
    Jingfei Li, Dawei Song, Peng Zhang, Ji-Rong Wen, and Zhicheng Dou
  4.  Aggregating Results from Multiple Related Queries to Improve Web Search over Sessions
    Ashraf Bah and Ben Carterette
  5. Modified Frequency-Based Term Weighting Scheme for Accurate Dark Web Content Classification
    Thabit Sabbah and Ali Selamat


Track 5: Web IR, Scalability & IR in Social Media

  1. Online Social Network Profile Linkage
    Haochen Zhang, Min-Yen Kan, Yiqun Liu, and Shaoping Ma
  2. User Message Model: A New Approach to Scalable User Modeling on Microblog
    Quan Wang, Jun Xu, and Hang Li
  3. Enhanced FastPFOR for Inverted Index Compression
    S Domnic and V Glory 

Track 6: Natural Language Processing for IR

  1. Linguistically Enhanced Collocate Words Model
    Siaw Nyuk Hiong, Bali Ranaivo-Malançon, Narayanan Kulathuramaiyer, and Jane Labadin
  2. Named Entity Extraction via Automatic Labeling and Tri-Training: Comparison of Selection Methods
    Chien-Lung Chou and Chia-Hui Chang
  3.  Contrastive Max-Sum Opinion Summarization
    Makbule Gulcin Ozsoy and Ruket Cakıcı
  4. Extracting Interest Tags from Twitter User Biographies
    Ying Ding and Jing Jiang
  5. Named Entity Recognition in Crime Using Machine Learning Approach
    Hafedh Shabat, Nazlia Omar, and Khmael Rahem
  6. A New Combination Method Based on Adaptive Genetic Algorithm for Medical Image Retrieval
    Karim Gasmi, Mouna Torjmen-Khemakhem, Lynda Tamine, and Maher Ben Jemaa
  7.  Leveraging Wikipedia and Context Features for Clinical Event Extraction from Mixed-Language Discharge Summary
    Kwang-Yong Jeong, Wangjin Yi, Jae-Wook Seol, Jinwook Choi, and Kyung-Soon Lee
  8. Impact of Stemmer on Arabic Text Retrieval
    Jaffar Atwan, Masnizah Mohd,Ghassan Kanaan, and Qusay Bsoul
  9. Distance Measures and Stemming Impact on Arabic Document Clustering
    Qusay Bsoul, Eiman Al-Shamari, Masnizah Mohd, and Jaffar Atwan
  10. Emotional Links between Structure and Content in Online Communications
    Rafael E. Banchs and Andreas Kaltenbrunner
  11. Extraction of Semantic Features from Transaction Dialogues
    Aida Mustapha
  12.  Extracting Corpus-Specific Strings by Using Suffix Arrays Enhanced with Longest Common Prefix
    Minoru Yoshida, Kazuyuki Matsumoto, Qingmei Xiao, Xielifuguli Keranmu,   Kenji Kita, and Hiroshi Nakagawa
  13. Feasibility Study Concerning the Use of Reasoning Technique in Semantic Reasoners
    Mary Ting, Rabiah Abdul Kadir, Tengku Mohd Tengku Sembok, Fatimah Ahmad, and Azreen Azman

Track 7: Machine Learning & Data Mining for IR

  1. Nature Inspired Data Mining Algorithm for Document Clustering in Information Retrieval
    Athraa Jasim Mohammed, Yuhanis Yusof, and Husniza Husni
  2. Enhancing Machine-Learning Methods for Sentiment Classification of Web Data
    Zhaoxia Wang, Victor Joo Chuan Tong, and Hoong Chor Chin
  3. Name Disambiguation by Collective Classifcation
    Zhongxiang Chen, Jiafeng Guo, Yanyan Lan, Lei Cao, and Xueqi Cheng
  4. Hierarchical Dirichlet Process Topic Modeling for Large Number of Answer Types Classification in Open Domain Question Answering
    Seonyeong Park, Donghyeon Lee, Junhwi Choi, Seonghan Ryu, Yonghee Kim, Suncheol Kown, Byungsoo Kim, and Gary Geunbae Lee
  5. A Comparative Study of Feature Selection and Machine Learning Algorithms for Arabic Sentiment Classification
    Nazlia Omar, Mohammed Albared, Tareq Al-Moslmi, and Adel Al-Shabi
  6. Undersampling Techniques to Re-balance Training Data for Large Scale Learning-to-Rank
    Muhammad Ibrahim and Mark Carman
  7. Nurturing Filled Pause Detection for Spontaneous Speech Retrieval
    Raseeda Hamzah, Nursuriati Jamil, and Noraini Seman
  8.  Analysis of Japanese Wikipedia Category for Constructing Wikipedia Ontology and Semantic Similarity Measure
    Masaharu Yoshioka
  9. Correlation-based Feature Selection for Association Rule Mining in Semantic Annotation of Mammographic Medical Images
    Nirase Fathima Abubacker, Azreen Azman, Shyamala Doraisamy, Masrah Azrifah Azmi Murad, Mohamed Eltahir Makki Elmanna, and Rekha Saravanan
  10. Content Quality of Clustered Latent Dirichlet Allocation Short Summaries
    Muthukkaruppan Annamalai, and Siti Farah Nasehah Mukhlis
  11. Classification of Interval Information with Data Drift
    Piotr Kulczycki
  12. Concepts Identification of an NL Query in NLIDB Systems
    Saikrishna Srirampur; Ravi Chandibhamar