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class01-intro - Information Retrieval

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Information Storage and Retrieval CSCE 670 Instructor: Prof. James Caverlee Course Overview 19 January 2010 1 2
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How can we help people effectively and efFciently manage and exploit large amounts of information on the Social Web, in Web pages, blogs, news, email, desktop, mobile devices, . .. My area: Web & Distributed Information Management 3 ... ... ... What is Information Retrieval? 4
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Web search engines Domain-specifc search Recommenders InFo fltering / classifcation IR is Everywhere . .. 5 Social search/Web 2.0 Topic detection and tracking Mobile and location-based IR is Everywhere . .. 6
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Domain specifc applications oF inFormation retrieval [Wikipedia] Expert search fnding Genomic inFormation retrieval Geographic inFormation retrieval InFormation retrieval For chemical structures InFormation retrieval in soFtware engineering Legal inFormation retrieval Vertical search IR is Everywhere . .. 7 General applications oF inFormation retrieval [Wikipedia] Digital Libraries InFormation ±iltering Recommender Systems Media Search Blog, image, music, news, speech, video
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