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Defining and Solving Key Challenges in Microblog Search

Description

Explore both theoretical models and prototype search systems to address core problems in microblog search.

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Project PI(s)

PI: Miles Efron
Project Contact: Miles Efron
Funded by: Google

Research Area(s)

Socio-technical Data Analytics
Faculty, researchers and students in the Socio-technical Data Analytics Group design, develop, and evaluate new technologies in order to better understand the dynamic interplay between information, pe…

Project Team

Publications

Efron, M. (2011). Information Search and Retrieval in Microblogs. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 62(6), 996-1008. doi:10.1002/asi.21512
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Efron, M. & Winget, M. (2010, October 22-27). Questions are content: A taxonomy of questions in a microblogging environment. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T), October 22-27, 2010, Pittsburgh, PA.
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Efron, M. (2010, July). Hashtag retrieval in a microblogging environment. Proceedings of the 33rd international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval, 787-788.
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Efron, M., & Winget, M. (2010). Query polyrepresentation for ranking retrieval systems without relevance judgments. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 61(6), 1081-1091. doi:10.1002/asi.21310
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