UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

Computing at Glasgow University
 

Publications for 'Dr Iadh Ounis' ordered by Year. (134)

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2009

Comparing Distributed Indexing: To MapReduce or Not?
McCreadie,R. Macdonald,C.
Ounis,I. In Proceedings of LSDS 2009, Boston, USA, July 2009. ACM Press [More Details].

Is Spam an Issue for Opinionated Blog Post Search?
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. Soboroff,I. In Proceedings of the 32nd Annual ACM SIGIR Conference, Boston, USA, July 2009. ACM Press [More Details].

On Perfect Document Rankings for Expert Search.
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 32nd Annual ACM SIGIR Conference, Boston, USA, July 2009. ACM Press [More Details].

On Single-Pass Indexing with MapReduce.
McCreadie,R. Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 32nd Annual ACM SIGIR Conference, Boston, USA, July 2009. ACM Press [More Details].

Fitting Score Distribution for Blog Opinion Retrieval
He,B. Peng,J. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 32nd Annual ACM SIGIR Conference, Boston, USA, July 2009. ACM Press [More Details].

Browsing Recommendation based on the Intertemporal Choice Model
Azman,A. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 8th International Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2009) Conference, Roskilde, Denmark, October 2009. LNAI. Springer [More Details].

Predicting the Usefulness of Collection Enrichment for Enterprise Search
Peng,J. He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on the Theory of Information Retrieval (ICTIR 2009), Cambridge, UK, September 2009. LNCS. Springer [More Details].

Usefulness of Quality Click-through Data for Training
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of WSCD'09, Barcelona, Spain, 2009 ACM [More Details].

Integrating Proximity to Subjective Sentences for Blog Opinion Retrieval
Santos,R. He,B. Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of ECIR'09. Toulouse, France, 2009. LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Selective Application of Query-independent Features in Web Information Retrieval
Peng,J. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of ECIR'09. Toulouse, France, 2009. LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Studying Query Expansion Effectiveness
He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of ECIR'09. Toulouse, France, 2009. LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Can RDB2RDF Tools Feasibly Expose Large Science Archives for Data Integration?
Gray,A. Gray,N. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of ESWC'09. Heraklion, Greece, 2009 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Searching and Exploring Controlled Vocabularies
Gray,A. Gray,N. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the ESAIR'09. Barcelona, Spain, 2009. ACM [More Details].

Overview of the TREC Blog Track 2008
Ounis,I. Macdonald,C. Soboroff,I. In Proceedings of TREC Conference. Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, 2009. National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

The Influence of the Document Ranking in Expert Search
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2009), November 2-6, 2009, Hong Kong. ACM Press [More Details].

A Study of Selective Collection Enrichment for Enterprise Search
Peng,J. Macdonald,C. He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2009), November 2-6, 2009, Hong Kong. ACM Press [More Details].

Finding Good Feedback Documents
He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2009), November 2-6, 2009, Hong Kong. ACM Press [More Details].

2008

Efficiency Comparison of Document Matching Techniques
Lacour,P. Macdonald,C.
Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the Efficiency Issues in Information Retrieval Workshop at ECIR 2008; Glasgow, 30th March, 2008 Dept of Computing Science, University of Glasgow [More Details].

Advances in Information Retrieval
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. Plachouras,V. Ruthven,I. White,R. LNCS 4956 pp 719 Springer [More Details].

Key Blog Distillation: Ranking Aggregates
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 17th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2008), Napa Valley, California, USA, October 26-30, 2008 ACM Press [More Details].

An Effective Statistical Approach to Blog Post Opinion Retrieval
He,B. Macdonald,C. He,J. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 17th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2008), Napa Valley, California, USA, October 26-30, 2008 ACM Press [More Details].

Voting Techniques for Expert Search
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. Knowledge and Information Systems (KAIS) Journal Springer [More Details].

Proceedings of ECIR 2008 Industry Day
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. DCS Technical Report Series Dept of Computing Science, University of Glasgow [More Details].

Searching for Expertise: Experiments with the Voting Model
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. Computer Journal, 2008 Oxford University Press [More Details].

High Quality Expertise Evidence for Expert Search
Macdonald,C. Hannah,D. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 30th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2008), Glasgow, 30th March- 3rd April 2008. LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Expert Search Evaluation by Supporting Documents
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 30th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2008), Glasgow, 30th March- 3rd April 2008. LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Analysis of Link Graph Compression Techniques
Hannah,D. Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 30th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2008), Glasgow, 30th March - 3rd April 2008. LNCS, Springer [More Details].

On TREC Blog Track
Ounis,I. Macdonald,C. Soboroff,I. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2008), March 31-April 2, Seattle, USA, 2008 [More Details].

A Syntactically-Based Query Reformulation Technique for Information Retrieval
Lioma,C. Ounis,I. Information Processing and Management (IPM), Volume 44(1), 2008 Elsevier Science [More Details].

Finding data resources in a virtual observatory using SKOS vocabularies
Gray,A.J. Gray,N. Ounis,I. In proceedings of the British National Conference on Databases (BNCOD), 7-10 July, Cardiff, 2008 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Retrieval Sensitivity Under Training Using Different Measures
He,B. Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2008), 20-24 July 2008, Singapore ACM [More Details].

Ranking Opinionated Blog Posts using OpinionFinder
He,B. Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2008) 20-24 July 2008, Singapore ACM [More Details].

Limits of Opinion-Finding Baseline Systems
Macdonald,C. He,B. Ounis,I. Soboroff,I. In Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2008), 20-24 July 2008, Singapore ACM [More Details].

Automatic Document Prior Feature Selection for Web Retrieval
Peng,J. Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2008), 20-24 July 2008, Singapore ACM [More Details].

Vocabularies in the VO
Gray,A. Gray,N. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of 18th Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems Conference (ADASS). ASP Conference Series, 2008. [More Details].

Accessing Existing Distributed Science Archives As RDF Models
Gray,A. Gray,N. Ounis,I. In proceedings of the UK All Hands Meeting (AHM), September 2008. EPSRC, UK [More Details].

2007

Performance Comparison of Clustered and Replicated Information Retrieval Systems
Cacheda,F. Carneiro,V. Plachouras,V.
Ounis,I. Proceedings of the 29th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), Rome, Italy, 2007 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Multinomial Randomness Models for Retrieval with Document Fields
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Proceedings of the 29th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), Rome, Italy, 2007 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Setting Per-field Normalisation Hyper-parameters for the Named-page Finding Search Task
He,B. Ounis,I. Proceedings of the 29th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), Rome, Italy, 2007 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Using Relevance Feedback in Expert Search
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. Proceedings of the 29th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), Rome, Italy, 2007 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Combination of Document Priors in Web Information Retrieval
Peng,J. Ounis,I. Proceedings of the 29th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), Rome, Italy, 2007 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Research Directions in Terrier: a Search Engine for Advanced Retrieval on the Web
Ounis,I. Lioma,C. Macdonald,C. Plachouras,V. Novatica/UPGRADE Special Issue on Web Information Access, Ricardo Baeza-Yates et al. (Eds), Invited Paper [More Details].

On Setting the Hyper-parameters of the Term Frequency Normalisation for Information Retrieval
He,B. Ounis,I. ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), 2007. ACM [More Details].

Light Syntactically-Based Index Pruning for Information Retrieval
Lioma,C. Ounis,I. Proceedings of the 29th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR), Rome, Italy, 2007. LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Overview of the TREC-2007 Blog Track
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. Soboroff,I. In Proceedings of the Sixteenth Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2007), Gaithersburg, Maryland, November, 2007. National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

University of Glasgow at TREC 2007: Experiments in Blog and Enterprise Tracks with Terrier
Hannah,D. Macdonald,C. Peng,J. He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the Sixteenth Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2007), Gaithersburg, Maryland, November, 2007. National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

A Belief Network Model for Expert Search
Macdonald,I. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 1st conference on Theory of Information Retrieval (ICTIR 2007). October 18-20, Budapest, Hungary, Alma Mater Series, 2007. [More Details].

Incorporating Term Dependency in the DFR Framework
Peng,J. Macdonald,C. He,B. Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 30th annual international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval. Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2007. ACM [More Details].

Performance Analysis of Distributed Information Retrieval Architectures Using an Improved Network Simulation Model
Cacheda,F. Carneiro,V. Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Information Processing & Management, 2007. Elsevier Science [More Details].

Terrier takes on the non-English Web
Macdonald,C. Lioma,C. Ounis,I. 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference, Workshop on Improving Web Retrieval for non-English Queries, 23-27 July 2007, Amsterdam. ACM Press [More Details].

Combining fields for query expansion and adaptive query expansion
He,B. Ounis,I. Information Processing & Management, 2007. Elsevier Science [More Details].

First International Workshop on Teaching and Learning of Information Retrieval
MacFarlane,A. Huete,J.F. Fernández-Luna,J.M. Ounis,I. Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Teaching and Learning of Information Retrieval (TLIR 2007); JF Huete, JM Fernandez Luna, A MacFarlane and I Ounis (Eds); London, January 2007; eWIC series British Computer Society [More Details].

Combination of Document Priors in Web Information Retrieval
Peng,J. Macdonald,C. He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of RIAO 2007 (Recherche d'Information Assistee par Ordinateur - Computer assisted information retrieval). Pittsburgh, PA, USA. Centre De Hautes Etudes Internationales D'Informatique Documentaire [More Details].

Extending Weighting Models with a Term Quality Measure
Lioma,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 14th Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE 2007), 29-31 October 2007, Santiago, Chile LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Clickthrough based measures of search engine performance
Graf,E. Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. Proceedings of the ACM SIGIR 2007 Workshop on Web Information Seeking and Interaction, 27th July 2007, Amsterdam, The Netherlands [More Details].

Parameter Sensitivity in the Probabilistic Model for Ad-hoc Retrieval
He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the ACM 16th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2007), Lisboa, Portugal, 2007 ACM Press [More Details].

Expertise Drift and Query Expansion in Expert Search
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the ACM 16th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2007), Lisboa, Portugal, 2007 ACM Press [More Details].

2006

University of Glasgow at WebCLEF 2005: Experiments in per-field normalisation and language specific stemming
Macdonald,C. Plachouras,V. He,B.
Lioma,C. Ounis,I. In Accessing Multilingual Information Repositories: 6th Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2005, Vienna, Austria, Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4022 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Applying Light Natural Language Processing to Ad-Hoc Cross Language Information Retrieval
Lioma,C. Macdonald,C. Plachouras,V. He,B. Ounis,I. In Accessing Multilingual Information Repositories: 6th Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2005, Vienna, Austria, Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4022 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Examining the Content Load of Part-of-Speech Blocks for Information Retrieval
Lioma,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of Joint Conference of the International Committee on Computational Linguistics and the Association for Computational Linguistics (COLING/ACL 2006), 17-22 July, Sydney, Australia. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) [More Details].

Voting for Candidates: Adapting Data Fusion Techniques for an Expert Search Task
Macdonald,M. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the Fifteenth ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2006), Arlington, USA; November 6-11, 2006 ACM Press [More Details].

Combining Fields in Known-Item Email Search
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 29th ACM Conference on Research & Development on Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2006), Seattle, Washington; August 6-11, 2006. ACM Press [More Details].

An Expert Search System using the Terrier Platform
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 29th ACM Conference on Research & Development on Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2006), Seattle, Washington; August 6-11, 2006 ACM Press [More Details].

Query reformulation using automatically generated query concepts from a document space
Chang,Y. Ounis,I. Kim,M. To appear in Information Processing and Management journal (IPM) Elsevier Science [More Details].

Overview of the TREC-2006 Blog Track
Ounis,I. de Rijke,M. Macdonald,C. Mishne,G. Soboroff,I. In Proceedings of the Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2006) National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

University of Glasgow at TREC 2006: Experiments in Terabyte and Enterprise Tracks with Terrier
Lioma,C. Macdonald,C. Plachouras,V. Peng,J. He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2006) National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

ECIR Reviewing Workshop
Azzopardi,L. MacFarlane,A. Ounis,I. Editors of the Proceedings of the ECIR Reviewing Workshop (ECIR-RW 2006) [More Details].

Terrier: A High Performance and Scalable Information Retrieval Platform
Ounis,I. Amati,G. Plachouras,V. He,B. Macdonald,C. Lioma,C. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGIR'06 Workshop on Open Source Information Retrieval (OSIR 2006). 10th August, 2006; Seattle, Washington, USA. [More Details].

A Decision Mechanism for the Selective Combination of Evidence in Topic Distillation
Plachouras,V. Cacheda,F. Ounis,I. Journal of Information Retrieval pp 139 - 163 Springer [More Details].

Query Performance Prediction
He,B. Ounis,I. Information Systems (In press) Elsevier Science [More Details].

The TREC Blogs06 Collection : Creating and Analysing a Blog Test Collection
Macdonald,C. Ounis,I. DCS Technical Report TR-2006-224. Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow. 2006 Dept of Computing Science, University of Glasgow [More Details].

2005

An In-depth Survey on the Automatic Detection and Correction of Spelling Mistakes
Chan,S.K. He,B.
Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 5th Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop (DIR 2005), De Uithof, Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands, 11-12 January 2005, ACM Press [More Details].

Term Frequency Normalisation Tuning for BM25 and DFR Models
He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 27th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2005), LNCS, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 21-23 March 2005 Springer [More Details].

The University of Glasgow at CLEF 2004: French Monolingual Information Retrieval with Terrier
Lioma,C. He,B. Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. In Multilingual Information Access for Text, Speech and Images: Results of the 5th Cross Language Evaluation Forum Campaign. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2005. LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Network Analysis for Distributed Information Retrieval Architectures
Cacheda,F. Carneiro,V. Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 27th European Conference on IR Research (ECIR 2005), Santiago de Compostela, Spain, March 21-23, 2005. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3408 pp 527-529 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

The Static Absorbing Model for Hyperlink Analysis on the Web
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Amati,G. Journal of Web Engineering, In press, To appear in 2005, Rinton Press (Princeton, New Jersey); ISSN: 1540-9589 [More Details].

A Study of the Dirichlet Priors for Term Frequency
He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 28th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, August 15-19, 2005, Salvador, Brazil. pp 465-471 ACM [More Details].

Deploying Part-of-Speech Patterns to Enhance Statistical Phrase-Based Machine Translation Resources
Lioma,C. Ounis,I. ACL 2005 Workshop on Building and Using Parallel Texts. In Conjunction with 43rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Ann Arbor, USA, June 25 - 30, 2005 [More Details].

A case study of distributed information retrieval architectures to index one terabyte of text
Cacheda,F. Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Information Processing and Management Journal (IPM), Volume: 41, Issue: 5, September 2005 pp 1141-1161 Elsevier Science [More Details].

Terrier Information Retrieval Platform
Ounis,I. Amati,G. Plachouras,V. He,B. Macdonald,C. Johnson,D. In Proceedings of the 27th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2005), LNCS, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 21-23 March 2005 Springer [More Details].

University of Glasgow at TREC2005: Experiments in Terabyte and Enterprise tracks with Terrier
Macdonald,C. Plachouras,V. He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 14th Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2005), Gaithersburg, MD, USA, 2005. National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

Automatically Building a Stopword List for an Information Retrieval System
Lo,T.W.R. He,B. Ounis,I. Journal of Digital Information Management: special issue on the 5th Dutch-Belgian Information Retrieval Workshop (DIR'05). [More Details].

Predicting Query Performance in Intranet Search
Macdonald,C. He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGIR'05 Query Prediction Workshop. August 19, 2005, Salvador, Brazil. [More Details].

2004

Performance Analysis of Distributed Architectures to Index One Terabyte of Text
Cacheda,F. Plachouras,V.
Ounis,I. 26th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2004), Sunderland, UK, April 5-7 2004 Springer Verlag [More Details].

Dempster-Shafer theory for a query-biased combination of evidence on the Web
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Information Retrieval Journal (in press) Kluwer [More Details].

Dempster-Shafer theory for a query-biased combination of evidence on the Web
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. pp 18 pages [More Details].

Distribution of Relevant Documents in Domain-level Aggregates for Topic Distillation
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 13th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2004), New York, 17-22 May, 2004 ACM [More Details].

Discovery of Aggregate Usage Profiles based on Clustering Information Needs
Azman,A. Ounis,I. 27th ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Sheffield, UK, July 2004. ACM Press [More Details].

Gauging Students' Understanding Through Interactive Lectures
Purchase,H.C. Mitchell,C. Ounis,I. M. Howard Williams, Lachlan M. MacKinnon (Eds.): Key Technologies for Data Management, 21st British National Conference on Databases, BNCOD 21, Edinburgh, UK, July 7-9, 2004, Proceedings. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3112 Springer 2004, pp 234-243 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Usefulness of Hyperlink Structure for Query-Biased Topic Distillation
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. 27th ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Sheffield, UK, July 2004. pp 448-455 ACM Press [More Details].

Selective Combination of Evidence for Topic Distillation using Document and Aggregate-level Information
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Cacheda,F. In Proceedings of the International Computer Assisted Information Retrieval (RIAO 2004) Conference, Avignon (Vaucluse), France, April 26th-28th, 2004 Centre De Hautes Etudes Internationales D'Informatique Documentaire [More Details].

A Query-based Pre-retrieval Model Selection Approach to Information Retrieval
He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the International Computer Assisted Information Retrieval (RIAO 2004) Conference, Avignon (Vaucluse), France, April 26th-28th, 2004 Centre De Hautes Etudes Internationales D'Informatique Documentaire [More Details].

Construction of Query Concepts in a Document space based on Data Mining Techniques
Chang,Y. Kim,M. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference On Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS 2004), Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, June 24-26 2004, Lyon, France. Sun Microsystems Inc. [More Details].

University of Glasgow at TREC2004: Experiments in Web, Robust and Terabyte tracks with Terrier
Plachouras,V. He,B. Ounis,I. Proceedings of the 13th Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2004), Gaithersburg, Maryland, November 2004. National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

Inferring Query Performance Using Pre-retrieval Predictors
He,B. Ounis,I. 11th Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE 2004), October 5-8, 2004, Padova, Italy LNCS, Springer [More Details].

A Decision Mechanism for the Selective Combination of Evidence in Topic Distillation
Plachouras,V. Cacheda,F. Ounis,I. DCS Tech Report pp 29 pages [More Details].

2003

The Dynamic Absorbing Model for the Web
Amati,G.
Ounis,I. Plachouras,V. DCS Tech Report pp 21 Dept of Computing Science, University of Glasgow [More Details].

A Study of Parameter Tuning for Term Frequency Normalization
He,B. Ounis,I. ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (ACM CIKM 2003), New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, November 3-8, 2003 ACM [More Details].

A Utility-oriented Hyperlink Analysis Model for the Web
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Amati,G. Latin American Web Congress (LA-Web 2003), IEEE CS Press, Santiago 2003, Chile, November 10-12 IEEE Computer Society Press [More Details].

University of Glasgow at the Robust Track - A Query Based Model Selection Approach for the Poorly Performing Queries
He,B. Ounis,I. In Proceedings of the Twelfth Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2003), Gaithersburg, Maryland, November 2003. National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

University of Glasgow at the Web Track: Dynamic Application of Hyperlink Analysis using the Query Scope
Plachouras,V. Cacheda,F. Ounis,I. van Rijsbergen,C.J. In Proceedings of the Twelfth Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2003), Gaithersburg, Maryland, November 2003. National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

Photograph indexing and retrieval using star-graphs
Martinet,J. Chiaramella,Y. Mulhem,P. Ounis,I. In Content Based Multimedia Indexing Conference, CBMI 2003, Rennes, France, 22-24 September, to appear, 2003. Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique [More Details].

Information Theoretic Query Context Detection For Web Information Retrieval
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. WWW/Internet 2003 Conference, November, Algarve, Portugal Academic Press [More Details].

A weighting Scheme for Star-Graphs
Martinet,J. Ounis,I. Chiaramella,Y. Mulhem,P. 25th European Conference on Information Retrieval Research (ECIR 2003) Pisa, Italy, April 2003 pp 546-554 Springer [More Details].

Report on ACM SIGIR workshop on "semantic web" SWIR 2003
Ding,Y. van Rijsbergen,C.J. Ounis,I. Jose,J.M. pp 45 - 49 ACM Press [More Details].

2002

Building Bilingual Dictionaries from Parallel Web Documents
McEwan,C.J.A.
Ounis,I. Ruthven,I. 24th BCS-IRSG European Colloquium in IR Research (ECIR),Glasgow, UK, March 2002 pp 303-323 LNCS, Springer [More Details].

Using Hierarchical Clustering and Summarisation Approaches for Web Retrieval: Glasgow at the TREC 2002 Interactive Track
Osdin,R. Ounis,I. White,R.W. Text REtrieval Conference - 11 (TREC 2002) Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA 2002 National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

University of Glasgow at the Web Track of TREC 2002
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Amati,G. Van Rijsbergen,C.J. Text REtrieval Conference - 11 (TREC 2002) Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA 2002 National Institute of Standards and Technology [More Details].

Query-Biased Combination of Evidence on the Web
Plachouras,V. Ounis,I. Workshop on Mathematical/Formal Methods in Information Retrieval, ACM SIGIR Conference, Tampere, Finland, 2002 ACM [More Details].

2001

Evaluating summarisation technologies: A task-oriented approach
McLellan,P.
Tombros,A. Jose,J.M. Ounis,I. Whitehead,M. Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on New Developments in Digital Libraries (NDDL-2001), International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS 2001), Setubal, Portugal pp 99-112 Academic Press [More Details].

2000

Ranking Digital Images Using Combination of Evidences
Ounis,I. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, July 24-28, 2000, Athens, Greece pp 348-350 ACM Press [More Details].

Toward a User-Centered Image Retrieval System
Ounis,I. Proceedings of 11th International Database and Expert Systems Applications Conference, DEXA 2000, Mohamed T. Ibrahim, Josef Küng, Norman Revell (Eds.): September 4-8, 2000, London, UK. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1873 pp 51-64 Springer [More Details].

Conceptual Graphs and First Order Logic
Amati,G. Ounis,I. The Computer Journal, Vol. 43, No. 1, 2000 pp 1-12 Oxford University Press [More Details].

1999

A New Ranking Method for Multimedia Document
Ounis,I. Proceedings of Asia Pacific Web Conference, APWEB'99, World Wide Web -- Technologies and Applications for the New Millennium, Sept. 27-29 (Hong Kong) [More Details].

A Flexible Weighting Scheme for Multimedia Documents
Ounis,I. Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA'99), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, LNCS 1677, T. Bench-Capon and G. Soda and A. Min Tjoa Eds, Florence, Italy, August 30-3, 1999 pp 392-405 Springer [More Details].

Dealing with Uncertainty In Digital Image Indexing and Retrieval
Ounis,I. Mulhem,P. Multimedia Databases and Image Communication Conference (MDIC’99), October 4-5, Salerno, Italy, 1999. University di Salerno [More Details].

1998

Modeling, Indexing and Retrieving Images using Conceptual Graphs
Ounis,I. Pasca,M. Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA'98), Vienna, Austria, (Quirchmayr, G., Schweighofer, E., Bench-Capon, T.J.M., Eds). Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume No 1460 pp 226-239 Springer [More Details].

Finding the Best Parameters for Image Ranking: a User-Oriented Approach
Ounis,I. Pasca,M. Porceedings of The IEEE Knowledge and Data Engineering Exchange Conference (KDEX'98), November 1998, Taipei, Taiwan. pp 50-59 IEEE Computer Society Press [More Details].

A Promising Retrieval Algorithm for systems based on the Conceptual Graphs Formalism
Ounis,I. Pasca,M. Proceedings of the International Database Engineering & Application Symposium (IDEAS'98), IEEE Computer Society Press, B. Eaglestone, B.C. Desai and Jianhua Shao (Eds.); July 1998, Cardiff, UK pp 121-130 IEEE Computer Society Press [More Details].

Effective and Efficient Relational Query Processing using Conceptual Graphs
Ounis,I. Pasca,M. Proceedings of the 20th BCS Colloquium on Information Retrieval, IRSG'98, Electronic Workshops in Computing, Autrans, Isere, France, 1998 Springer [More Details].

RELIEF: Combining expressiveness and rapidity into a single system
Ounis,I. Pasca,M. Proceedings of 21st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, W.B. Croft and A. Moffat and C.J. van Rijsbergen and R. Wilkinson and J. Zobel Eds, Melbourne, Australia, August 24-28, 1998. pp 266-274 ACM Press [More Details].

Organizing Conceptual Graphs for Fast Knowledge Retrieval
Ounis,I. Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI'98), IEEE Computer Press, Taipei, Taiwan, November, pp120-129, 1998 IEEE Computer Society Press [More Details].

Towards a Fast Precision-Oriented Image Retrieval System
Chiaramella,Y. Mechkour,M. Mulhem,P. Ounis,I. Pasca,M. Proceedings of the 21st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, W.B. Croft and A. Moffat and C.J. van Rijsbergen and R. Wilkinson and J. Zobel Eds, Melbourne, Australia, 24-28 August, 1998 ACM Press [More Details].

Interpreting Conceptual Graphs in First Order Logic: Projections, Graph Derivation Systems and their Complexity
Amati,G. Ounis,I. Fondazione Ugo Bordoni Technical Report 5B00498, MRIM Technical Report, TR98-001 University Joseph Fourier [More Details].

Un modèle d'indexation relationnel pour les graphes conceptuels fondé sur une interprétation logique
Ounis,I. University Joseph Fourier [More Details].

1997

A Logical Relational Approach for Information Retrieval Indexing
Ounis,I. Huibers,T. In Proceedings of 19th Annual BCS-IRSG Colloquium on Information Retrieval Research, Aberdeen, UK, 1997 Springer [More Details].

An Extended Inverted File Approach for Information Retrieval
Ounis,I. Pasca,M. In the International Database Engineering and Application Symposium (IDEAS'97) pp 397-402 IEEE Computer Society Press [More Details].

The RELIEF Retrieval System
Ounis,I. Pasca,M. The IEEE Knowledge and Data Engineering Exchange Conference (KDEX'97) pp 123-131 IEEE Computer Society Press [More Details].

1996

An Approach to IR based on Modal Logic
Chevallet,J. Chiaramella,Y.
Ounis,I. FERMI BRA 8134 - Deliverable D1 [More Details].

Conceptual Graph Aboutness
Huibers,T. Ounis,I. Chevallet,J. Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Conceptual Structures (ICCS'96), Sydney, Australia, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence pp 130-144 Springer [More Details].

A Way to Model Relevance in Information Retrieval
Ounis,I. Chevallet,J. In Actes du Forum de la Recherche en Informatique, FRI'96 (Tunis, Tunisie) pp 39-42 [More Details].

Using Conceptual Graphs in a Multifaceted Logical Model for Information Retrieval
Ounis,I. Chevallet,J. Proceedings of the 7th Database and Expert System Applications Conference, DEXA'96 Zurich, Switzerland, Lecture Notes in Computer Science pp 812-823 Springer [More Details].

Applying MIRLOG to a Modal of Multimedia Documents
Ounis,I. Chevallet,J. FERMI European Project BRA 8134 - Deliverable D8 [More Details].

Etudes des modeles logiques pour la recherche d'information
Ounis,I. MRIM Technical Report, LGI-IMAG Laboratory, SUR96-002 (in French) [More Details].