CIIR publications authored by Victor Lavrenko


IR-781: (2010) Cartright, M.,  Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and McGregor, A., "Fast Query Expansion Using Approximations of Relevance Models," Proceedings of the Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2010), pp. 1573-1576. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-555: (2006) Yi, X.,  Allan, J. and Lavrenko, V., "Discovering Missing Values in Semi-Structured Databases," in the Proceedings of RIAO 2007 - 8th Conference - Large-Scale Semantic Access to Content (Text, Image, Video and Sound), paper number 113. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-541: (2007) Lavrenko, V.,  Yi, X. and Allan, J., "Information Retrieval On Empty Fields," in the Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: the Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL-HLT 2007), pp. 89-96. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-498: (2006) Eguchi, K. and Lavrenko, V., "Sentiment Retrieval using Generative Models," in the Proceedings of 2006 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing(EMNLP 2006), pp.345-354. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-474: (2006) Leuski, A. and Lavrenko, V., "Tracking Dragon-Hunters with Language Models," in the Proceedings of the 15th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2006), pp. 698-707. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-473: (2006) Lavrenko, V. and Allan, J., "Real-time Query Expansion in Relevance Models," CIIR Technical Report. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-370: (2004) Lavrenko, V., "A Generative Theory of Relevance," Ph.D. dissertation. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-356: (2003) Allan, J.,  Aslam, J.,  Belkin, N.,  Buckley, C.,  Callan, J., Croft, W. B. ,  Dumais, S.,  Fuhr, N.,  Harman, D.,  Harper, D.,  Hiemstra, D.,  Hofmann, T.,  Hovy, E.,  Kraaij, W.,  Lafferty, J.,  Lavrenko, V.,  Lewis, D.,  Liddy, L.,  Manmatha, R.,  McCallum, A.,  Ponte, J.,  Prager, J.,  Radev, D.,  Resnik, P.,  Robertson, S.,  Rosenfeld, R.,  Roukos, S.,  Sanderson, M.,  Schwartz, R.,  Singhal, A.,  Smeaton, A.,  Turtle, H.,  Voorhees, E.,  Weischedel, R.,  Xu, J. and Zhai, C., "Challenges in Information Retrieval Language Modeling," SIGIR Forum, Spring 2003, Volume 37 Number 1. [View bibtex]

IR-352: (2004) Metzler, D.,  Lavrenko, V. and Croft, W. B. , "Formal Multiple-Bernoulli Models for Language Modeling," Proceedings of SIGIR '04, pp. 540-541, presented as a poster. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-343: (2004) Larkey, L.,  Feng, F.,  Connell, M. and Lavrenko, V., "Language-specific Models in Multilingual Topic Tracking," Proceedings of SIGIR '04, pp. 402-409. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

MM-341: (2004) Rath, T.,  Manmatha, R. and Lavrenko, V., "A Search Engine for Historical Manuscript Images," the Proceedings of SIGIR '04, Sheffield, England, pp. 369-376. [View bibtex]

MM-333: (2004) Feng, S.,  Manmatha, R. and Lavrenko, V., "Multiple Bernoulli Relevance Models for Image and Video Annotation," the Proceedings of the International Conference on Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2004), vol. II, pp. 1002-1009. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

MM-328: (2003) Rath, T.,  Lavrenko, V. and Manmatha, R., "Retrieving Historical Manuscripts using Shape," CIIR Technical Report. [View bibtex]

MM-325: (2004) Lavrenko, V.,  Feng, S. and Manmatha, R., "Statistical Models for Automatic Video Annotation and Retrieval," the Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing,(ICASSP), Montreal, QC, Canada, (electronic proceedings). [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

MM-319: (2004) Lavrenko, V.,  Rath, T. and Manmatha, R., "Holistic Word Recognition for Handwritten Historical Documents," the Proceedings of Document Image Analysis for Libraries (DIAL) 2004, pp. 278-287. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-317: (2003) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and Connell, M., "A Month to Topic Detection and Tracking in Hindi," ACM Transactions on Asian Language Information Processing, pp. 85-100. [View bibtex]

IR-315: (2003) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and Nallapati, R., "UMass at TDT 2002," Notebook Proceedings of TDT 2002 Workshop. [View bibtex]

IR-291: (2003) Lavrenko, V. and Pickens, J., "Music Modeling with Random Fields," SIGIR 03 Conference, Toronto, Canada, July 28-August 1, 2003. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-286: (2003) Lavrenko, V. and Croft, W. B. , "Relevance Models in Information Retrieval," Language Modeling for Information Retrieval, W. Bruce Croft and John Lafferty, ed., Kluwer Academic Publishers, chapter 2. No electronic copy available. [View bibtex]

IR-267: (2002) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and Swan, R., "Explorations within Topic Tracking and Detection," Topic Detection and Tracking, Event-based Information Organization, James Allan, ed., Kluwer Academic Publishers, chapter 10, pp. 197-224. [View bibtex]

IR-251: (2002) Lavrenko, V.,  Choquette, M. and Croft, W. B. , "Cross-Lingual Relevance Models," Proceedings of SIGIR 2002, Tampere, pp. 175-182. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-245: (2002) Lavrenko, V., "Optimal Mixture Models in IR," Proceedings of the 24th European Colloquium on IR Research (ECIR-02), pp. 193 - 212. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-243: (2002) Lavrenko, V.,  Allan, J.,  DeGuzman, E.,  LaFlamme, D.,  Pollard, V. and Thomas, S., "Relevance Models for Topic Detection and Tracking," Proceedings of HLT 2002, pp. 104-110. [View bibtex]

IR-230: (2001) Croft, W. B.,  Cronen-Townsend, S. and Lavrenko, V., "Relevance Feedback and Personalization: A Language Modeling Perspective," Proceedings of the DELOS-NSF Workshop on Personalization and Recommender Systems Digital Libraries, pp. 49-54. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-225: (2001) Lavrenko, V. and Croft, W. B. , "Relevance-Based Language Models," Proceedings of the ACM SIGIR 01 conference, pp. 120-127. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-222: (2001) Lavrenko, V., "Localized Smoothing for Multinomial Language Models," CIIR Technical Report. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-221: (2001) Lavrenko, V., "A Mathematical Model of Vocabulary Growth," CIIR Technical Report. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-219: (2001) Frey, D.,  Gupta, R.,  Khandelwal, V.,  Lavrenko, V.,  Leuski, A. and Allan, J., "Monitoring the News: a TDT demonstration system," Notebook Proceedings of HLT 2001, pp. 351-355. [View bibtex]

IR-218: (2000) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V.,  Frey, D. and Khandelwal, V., "UMass at TDT 2000," Topic Detection and Tracking Workshop notebook, November 2000, pp. 109-115. [View bibtex]

IR-207: (2000) Lavrenko, V.,  Schmill, M.,  Lawrie, D.,  Ogilvie, P.,  Jensen, D. and Allan, J., "Language Models for Financial News Recommendation," Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), Washington, pp. 389 - 396. [View bibtex]

IR-206: (2000) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and Jin, H., "First Story Detection in TDT Is Hard," Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), pp. 374-381. [View bibtex]

IR-203: (2000) Lavrenko, V.,  Schmill, M.,  Lawrie, D.,  Ogilvie, P.,  Jensen, D. and Allan, J., "Mining of Concurent Text and Time Series," Proceedings of KDD 2000 Conference, pp. 37-44. [View bibtex]

IR-201: (2000) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V.,  Malin, D. and Swan, R., "Detections, Bounds, and Timelines: UMass and TDT-3," Proceedings of Topic Detection and Tracking Workshop (TDT-3), pp. 167-174. [View bibtex]

IR-197: (2000) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and Jin, H., "Comparing Effectiveness in TDT and IR," CIIR Technical Report. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-166: (1999) Papka, R.,  Allan, J. and Lavrenko, V., "UMASS Approaches to Detection and Tracking at TDT2," Proceedings of the DARPA Broadcast News Workshop, Herndon, VA, February 28-March 3, 1999, pp. 111-125. [View bibtex]

IR-158: (1999) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and Mularski, P., "Measuring Query-focused Web Crawlers," CIIR Technical Report. [View bibtex]

IR-138: (1998) Allan, J.,  Papka, R. and Lavrenko, V., "On-line New Event Detection and Tracking," Proceedings of SIGIR98, pp. 37-45. [View bibtex]

IR-128: (1998) Allan, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and Papka, R., "Event Tracking," CIIR technical report. [View bibtex]

MM-46: (2003) Lavrenko, V.,  Manmatha, R. and Jeon, J., "A Model for Learning the Semantics of Pictures," the Proceedings of the Seventeenth Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems, vol. 16, pp. 553-560. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

MM-45: (2003) Lavrenko, V. and Pickens, J., "Polyphonic Music Modeling with Random Fields," the Proceedings of ACM Multimedia 2003 Conference,November 4-6, Berkeley, CA, pp. 120-129. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

MM-42: (2003) Rath, T.,  Lavrenko, V. and Manmatha, R., "A Statistical Approach to Retrieving Historical Manuscript Images," CIIR Technical Report. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

MM-41: (2003) Jeon, J.,  Lavrenko, V. and Manmatha, R., "Automatic Image Annotation and Retrieval using Cross-Media Relevance Models," the Proceedings of SIGIR 03 Conference, pp. 119-126. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]