Information Processing & Management 42(4)

Information Processing & Management
Volume 42, Issue 4, Pages 863-1136 (July 2006)

A decision-theoretic approach to the evaluation of information retrieval systems
Ye Diana Wang and Guisseppi Forgionne

Performance of query processing implementations in ranking-based text retrieval systems using inverted indices
B. Barla Cambazoglu and Cevdet Aykanat

Performance prediction of data fusion for information retrieval
Shengli Wu and Sally McClean

Efficient online index maintenance for contiguous inverted lists
Nicholas Lester, Justin Zobel and Hugh Williams

Automatic new topic identification using multiple linear regression
Seda Ozmutlu

Automatic building of new Field Association word candidates using search engine
El-Sayed Atlam, Ghada Elmarhomy, Kazuhiro Morita, Masao Fuketa and Jun-ichi Aoe

Information extraction from research papers using conditional random fields
Fuchun Peng and Andrew McCallum

An ensemble of transliteration models for information retrieval
Jong-Hoon Oh and Key-Sun Choi

Stemming to improve translation lexicon creation form bitexts
Mohamed Abdel Fattah, Fuji Ren and Shingo Kuroiwa

Dictionary-based text categorization of chemical web pages
Chun-Yan Liang, Li Guo, Zhao-Jie Xia, Feng-Guang Nie, Xiao-Xia Li, Liang Su and Zhang-Yuan Yang

The conflict detection and resolution in knowledge merging for image annotation
Cheng-Yu Lee and Von-Wun Soo

Effective search results summary size and device screen size: Is there a relationship?
Simon Sweeney and Fabio Crestani

The effectiveness of Web search engines for retrieving relevant ecommerce links
Bernard J. Jansen and Paulo R. Molina

A study of the metadata creation behavior of different user groups on the Internet
Jin Zhang and Iris Jastram

The influence of task and gender on search and evaluation behavior using Google
Lori Lorigo, Bing Pan, Helene Hembrooke, Thorsten Joachims, Laura Granka and Geri Gay