List of Accepted Full Oral Papers

Multi-Viewpoint Based Similarity Measure and Optimality Criteria for Document Clustering

Duc Thang Nguyen,  Lihui Chen,  Chee Keong Chan
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

A Text Classifier with Domain Adaptation for Sentiment Classification

Wei Chen and Jingyu Zhou
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Relevance Ranking using Kernels

Jun Xu1,  Hang Li1,  Chaoliang Zhong2
1Microsoft Research Asia, 2Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications

Mining YouTube to Discover Hate Videos, Users and Hidden Communities

Ashish Sureka1,  Ponnurangam Kumaraguru2,  Atul Goyal2,  Sidharth Chhabra3
1Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi (IIIT-D), 2Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi (IIIT-D, 3Delhi Technological University (DTU)

Title-based Product Search - Exemplified in a Chinese E-commerce Portal

Chien-Wen Chen and Pu-Jen Cheng
National Taiwan University

Relevance Model Revisited: With Multiple Document Representations

Ruey-Cheng Chen,  Chiung-Min Tsai,  Jieh Hsiang
National Taiwan University

Effective Time Ratio: A Measure for Web Search Engines with Document Snippets

Jing He,  Baihan Shu,  Xiaoming Li,  Hongfei Yan
Peking University

Investigating Characteristics of Non-click Behavior Using Query Logs

Ting Yao,  Min Zhang,  Yiqun Liu,  Shaoping Ma,  Yongfeng Zhang,  Liyun Ru
Department of C.S.T, Tsinghua University

Score Estimation, Incomplete Judgments, and Significance Testing in IR Evaluation

Sri Devi Ravana1 and Alistair Moffat2
1University of Melbourne and University of Malaya, 2University of Melbourne

A Local Generative Model for Chinese Word Segmentation

Kaixu Zhang1,  Maosong Sun1,  Ping Xue2
1Department of Computer Sci. & tech., Tsinghua University, 2The Boeing Company

Re-ranking Summaries Based on Cross-document Information Extraction

Heng Ji1,  Juan Liu1,  Benoit Favre2,  Dan Gillick3,  Dilek Hakkani-Tur3
1City University of New York, 2LIUM, Université du Maine, 3University of California, Berkeley

Learning to Rank with Supplementary Data

Wenkui Ding1,  Tao Qin2,  Xu-Dong Zhang1
1Tsinghua University, 2Microsoft Research Asia

Event Recognition from News Webpages through Latent Ingredients Extraction

Rui Yan1,  Yu Li2,  Yan Zhang1,  Xiaoming Li1
1Peking University, 2Beihang University

Tuning Machine-Learning Algorithms for Battery-Operated Portable Devices

Ziheng Lin,  Yan Gu,  Samarjit Chakraborty
National University of Singapore

Emotion Tag Based Music Retrieval Algorithm

Jing Li,  Hongfei Lin,  Lijuan Zhou
Dalian University of Technology

An Aesthetic-based Approach to Rank Web Images

Shao Hang Kao,  Wei-Yen Day,  Pu-Jen Cheng
National Taiwan University

A Unified Iterative Optimization Algorithm for Query Model and Ranking Refinement

Yunping Huang1,  Le Sun1,  Jian-Yun Nie2
1IS,Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2Université de Montréal

A Study of Document Weight Smoothness in Pseudo Relevance Feedback

Peng Zhang1,  Dawei Song1,  Xiaochao Zhao2,  Yuexian Hou2
1Robert Gordon University, UK, 2Tianjin University, China

Modeling Variable Dependencies between Characters in Chinese Information Retrieval

Lixin Shi and Jian-Yun Nie
University of Montreal

Mining Parallel Documents Across Web Sites

Pham Ngoc Khanh and Ho Tu Bao
Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

A Revised SimRank Approach for Query Expansion

Yunlong Ma,  Hongfei Lin,  Song Jin
Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China

Improving Web-Based OOV Translation Mining for Query Translation

Yun Dong Ge,  Yu Hong,  Jian Min Yao,  Qiao Ming Zhu
Soochow University

On a Combination of Probabilistic and Boolean IR Models for Question Answering

Masaharu Yoshioka
Hokkaido University

A Two-Stage Algorithm for Domain Adaptation with Application to Sentiment Transfer Problems

Qiong Wu,  Songbo Tan,  Miyi Duan,  Xueqi Cheng
Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Doamin-Specific Term Rankings Using Topic Models

Zhiyuan Liu and Maosong Sun
Tsinghua University

Learning Chinese Polarity Lexicons by Integration of Graph Models and Morphological Features

Bin Lu,  Yan Song,  Xing Zhang,  Benjamin Tsou
City University of Hong Kong

List of Accepted Posters

Multi-Search: A Meta-Search Engine Based on Multiple Ontologies

Mohammed Maree1,  Saadat Alhashmi1,  Mohammed Belkhatir2,  Hidayat Hidayat1,  Bashar Tahayna1
1Monash University, 2University of Lyon & CNRS-Francesity, France

Co-HITS-Ranking Based Query-Focused Multi-Document Summarization

Po Hu1,  Donghong Ji2,  Chong Teng2
1Wuhan University and Huazhong Normal University, 2Wuhan University

Advanced Training Set Construction for Retrieval in Historic Documents

Andrea Ernst-Gerlach and Norbert Fuhr
University of Duisburg-Essen

Ontology-Driven Semantic Digital Library

Shahrul Azman Noah,  Nor Afni Raziah Alias,  Nurul Aida Osman,  Zuraidah Abdullah,  Nazlia Omar,  Yazrina Yahya,  Maryati Mohd Yusof
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Revisiting Rocchio's Relevance Feedback Algorithm for Probabilistic Models

Zheng Ye1,  Ben He1,  Xiangji Huang1,  Hongfei Lin2
1York University, 2Dalian Univ. of Technology

When Two is Better than One: A Study of Ranking Paradigms and Their Integrations for Subtopic Retrieval

Teerapong Leelanupab,  Guido Zuccon,  Joemon Jose
University of Glasgow

Connecting Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Web Search Process: Analysis Using Search Units

Hitomi Saito1,  Masao Takaku2,  Yuka Egusa3,  Hitoshi Terai4,  Makiko Miwa5,  Noriko Kando6
1Aichi University of Education, 2National Institute for Materials Science, 3National Institute for Educational Policy Research, 4Tokyo Denki University, 5The Open University of Japan, 6National Institute of Informatics

Transliteration Retrieval Model for Cross Lingual Information Retrieval

Ea-Ee Jan1,  Shih-Hsiang Lin1,  Berlin Chen2
1IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, 2National Taiwan Normal Univerisity

The Role of Lexical Ontology in Expanding the Semantic Textual Content of On-Line News Images

Shahrul Azman Noah and Datul Aida Ali
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Order Preserved Cost-sensitive Listwise Approach in Learning to Rank

Min Lu,  MaoQiang Xie,  Yang Wang,  Jie Liu,  YaLou Huang
Nankai University,Tianjin,China

Pseudo-Relevance Feedback Based on mRMR Criteria

Yuanbin Wu,  Qi Zhang,  Yaqian Zhou,  Xuanjiang Huang
Fudan University

An Integrated Deterministic and Nondeterministic Inference Algorithm for Sequential Labeling

Yu-Chieh Wu1,  Yue-Shi Lee2,  Jie-Chi Yang1,  Show-Jane Yen2
1National Central University, 2Ming-Chuan University

FolkDiffusion: A Graph-based Tag Suggestion Method for Folksonomies

Zhiyuan Liu,  Chuan Shi,  Maosong Sun
Tsinghua University

Effectively Leveraging Entropy and Relevance for Summarization

Wenjuan Luo,  Fuzhen Zhuang,  Qing He,  Zhongzhi Shi
Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Machine Learning Approaches for Modeling Spammer Behavior

Md. Saiful Islam1,  Abdullah Al Mahmud2,  Md. Rafiqul Islam3
1University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology, Bangladesh, 3Deakin University, Australia

Research of Sentiment Block Identification for Customer Reviews Based on Conditional Random Fields

Lei Jiang,  Yuanchao Liu,  Bingquan Liu,  Chengjie Sun,  Xiaolong Wang
School of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology

Semantic Relation Extraction Based on Semi-supervised Learning

Haibo Li,  Yutaka Matsuo,  Mitsuru Ishizuka
University of Tokyo

Corpus-based Arabic Stemming using N-grams

Abdelaziz Zitouni,  Asma Damankesh,  Foroogh Barakati,  Maha Atari,  Mohamed Watfa,  Farhad Oroumchian
University of Wollongong in Dubai

Analysis and Algorithms for Stemming Inversion

Ingo Feinerer
Vienna University of Technology

Top-down and Bottom-up: A Combined Approach to Slot Filling

Zheng Chen,  Suzanne Tamang,  Adam Lee,  Xiang Li,  Marissa Passantino,  Heng Ji
City University of New York

Relation Extraction between Related Concepts by Combining Wikipedia and Web Information for Japanese Language

Masumi Shirakawa1,  Kotaro Nakayama2,  Eiji Aramaki2,  Takahiro Hara1,  Shojiro Nishio1
1Osaka University, 2The University of Tokyo

A Chinese Sentence Compression Method for Opinion Mining

Shi Feng1,  Daling Wang1,  Ge Yu1,  Binyang Li2,  Kam-Fai Wong2
1Northeastern University, China, 2The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Relation Extraction in Vietnamese Text using Conditional Random Fields

Rathany Chan Sam1,  Huong Thanh Le1,  Thuy Thanh Nguyen1,  The Minh Trinh2
1School of Information and Communication Technology Hanoi University of Technology, Vietnam, 2Center for Training of Excellent Students Hanoi University of Technology, Vietnam

A Sparse L2-Regularized Support Vector Machines for Large-scale Natural Language Learning

Yu-Chieh Wu1,  Yue-Shi Lee1,  Jie-Chi Yang2,  Show-Jane Yen1
1Ming Chuan University, 2National Central University

An Empirical Comparative Study of Manual Rule-Based and Statistical Question Classifiers on Heterogeneous Unseen Data

Cheng-Wei Lee,  Min-Yuh Day,  Wen-Lian Hsu
Institute of Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taiwan

Constructing Blog Entry Classifiers using Blog-level Topic Labels

Ken Hagiwara,  Hiroya Takamura,  Manabu Okumura
Tokyo Institute of Technology

Finding Hard Questions by Knowledge Gap Analysis in Question Answer Communities

Ying-Liang Chen and Hung-Yu Kao
National Cheng Kung University

Exploring the Visual Annotatability of Query Concepts for Interactive Cross-Language Information Retrieval

Yoshihiko Hayashi1,  Masaaki Nagata2,  Bora Savas1
1Osaka University, 2NTT Communication Science Laboratories

A Diary Study-Based Evaluation Framework for Mobile Information Retrieval

Ourdia Bouidghaghen,  Lynda Tamine,  Mohand Boughanem
IRIT-University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse

Dynamics of Genre and Domain Intents

Shanu Sushmita,  Benjamin Piwowarski,  Mounia Lalmas
University of Glasgow

Query Recommendation Considering Search Performance of Related Queries

Yufei Xue,  Yiqun Liu,  Tong Zhu,  Min Zhang,  Shaoping Ma,  Liyun Ru
Tsinghua University