RGIR Presentation

Written on 09/16/2013.

The Effects of Threshold Priming and Need for Cognition on Relevance Assessments: Human assessments of document relevance are needed for the construction of test collections, ad-hoc evaluation, and training text classifiers. However, showing documents to assessors in different orderings may [Read more …]

RGIR Members at iConference 2013

Written on 12/19/2012.

The following RGIR members will be presenting their research at the upcoming iConference in Fort Worth in February: Poster: The Usability Study on the Multicultural Children’s Book Project of the National Library for Children and Young Adults (NLCY) in Korea. Presenters: [Read more …]

RGIR Project Receives International Recognition

Written on 12/18/2012.

RGIR members Iris Xie and Pierre Tirilly presented “On the consistency and features of image similarity” at the IIiX 2012 | Fourth Information Interaction in Context Symposium in August. The paper, co-authored with SOIS PhD student Chunsheng Huang, Wooseob Jeong, Xiangming Mu [Read more …]