CIIR publications authored by Donald Metzler


IR-846: (2011) Bendersky, M.,  Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Effective Query Formulation with Multiple Information Sources," Proceedings of the Fifth ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, Seattle, WA, pp. 443-452. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-805: (2011) Bendersky, M.,  Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Parameterized Concept Weighting in Verbose Queries," Proceedings of the 34th annual international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval (SIGIR'11), pp. 605-614. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-739: (2009) Bendersky, M.,  Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Learning Concept Importance Using a Weighted Dependence Model," Proceedings of the Third ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2010), pp. 31-40. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-638: (2007) Turtle, H. and Metzler, D., "CIIR Experiments for TREC Legal 2007," in the electronic Notebook Proceedings of TREC 2007, November 6-9, 2007, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-625: (2007) Metzler, D., "Beyond Bags of Words: Effectively Modeling Dependence and Features in Information Retrieval," Ph.D. Dissertation. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-612: (2007) Metzler, D., "Automatic Feature Selection in the Markov Random Field Model for Information Retrieval," in the Proceedings of the ACM Sixteenth Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), pp. 253-262. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-585: (2007) Metzler, D., "Using Gradient Descent to Optimize Language Modeling Smoothing Parameters," in the Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 07), pp. 687-688. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-562: (2008) Metzler, D.,  Strohman, T. and Croft, W. B. , "A Statistical View of Binned Retrieval Models," Proceedings of ECIR 2008, pp. 175-186. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-543: (2006) Metzler, D.,  Strohman, T. and Croft, W. B. , "Indri at TREC 2006: Lessons Learned From Three Terabyte Tracks ," in the online Proceedings of TREC 2006, Gaithersburg, MD, November 14-17, 2006, [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-528: (2006) Diaz, F. and Metzler, D., "Pseudo-Aligned Multilingual Corpora," in the Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 07), pp. 2727-2732. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-504: (2007) Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Latent Concept Expansion Using Markov Random Fields," in the Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference, pp. 311-318. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-491: (2006) Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Beyond Bags of Words: Modeling Implicit User Preferences in Information Retrieval," in the electronic proceedings of AAAI'06 Nectar Track conference, Boston, MA, July 16-20, 2006. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-484: (2006) Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Modeling Query Term Dependencies in Information Retrieval with Markov Random Fields," NESCAI 2006, April 28-29, 2006, Ithaca, NY. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-480: (2006) Metzler, D.,  Strohman, T.,  Zhou, Y. and Croft, W. B. , "Indri at TREC 2005: Terabyte Track," the Online Proceedings of 2005 Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2005). For an earlier version, see IR-449. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-479: (2006) Metzler, D.,  Diaz, F.,  Strohman, T. and Croft, W. B. , "Using Mixtures of Relevance Models for Query Expansion," the Online Proceedings of 2005 Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2005). For an earlier version, see IR-450. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-468: (2006) Diaz, F. and Metzler, D., "Improving the Estimation of Relevance Models Using Large External Corpora," in the Proceedings of the 29th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development on Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2006), pp. 154-161. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-467: (2006) Metzler, D., "Estimation, Sensitivity, and Generalization in Parameterized Retrieval Models," a poster presentation in the Proceedings of CIKM 2006, pp. 812-813. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-450: (2005) Metzler, D.,  Diaz, F.,  Strohman, T. and Croft, W. B. , "UMass Robust 2005 Notebook: Using Mixture of Relevance Models for Query Expansion," the TREC 2005 Notebook, pp. 839-840. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-449: (2005) Metzler, D.,  Strohman, T.,  Zhou, Y. and Croft, W. B. , "Indri at TREC 2005: Terabyte Track (Notebook Version)," the TREC 2005 Notebook, pp. 175-180. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-448: (2007) Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Linear Feature-Based Models for Information Retrieval," in Information Retrieval, 10(3), 257-274, 2007. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-429: (2005) Metzler, D., Croft, W. B. and McCallum, A., "Direct Maximization of Rank-Based Metrics for Information Retrieval," CIIR Technical Report. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-425: (2005) Metzler, D., "Direct Maximization of Rank-based Metrics (draft version)," CIIR Technical report. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-421: (2005) Metzler, D.,  Bernstein, Y., Croft, W. B. ,  Moffat, A. and Zobel, J., "Similarity Measures for Tracking Information Flow," the Proceedings of CIKM 2005, pp. 517-524. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-420: (2005) Metzler, D.,  Bernstein, Y., Croft, W. B. ,  Moffat, A. and Zobel, J., "The Recap System for Identifying Information Flow," Proceedings of the 28th annual international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval (SIGIR 2005), a demonstration, p. 678. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-416: (2005) Strohman, T.,  Metzler, D.,  Turtle, H. and Croft, W. B. , "Indri: A language model-based search engine for complex queries," the online proceedings at https://analysis.mitre.org/proceedings_agenda.htm#demos, presented as a poster at the International Conference on Intelligence Analysis, McLean, VA, May 2-6, 2005. [View bibtex]

IR-407: (2005) Strohman, T.,  Metzler, D.,  Turtle, H. and Croft, W. B. , "Indri: A language-model based search engine for complex queries (extended version)," CIIR Technical Report. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-398: (2005) Metzler, D.,  Strohman, T.,  Turtle, H. and Croft, W. B. , "Indri at TREC 2004: Terabyte Track," the Online Proceedings of 2004 Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2004). [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-387: (2005) Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "A Markov Random Field Model for Term Dependencies," Proceedings of the 28th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR '05), pp. 472-479. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-378: (2004) AbdulJaleel, N.,  Allan, J., Croft, W. B. ,  Diaz, F.,  Larkey, L.,  Li, X.,  Metzler, D.,  Smucker, M.,  Strohman, T.,  Turtle, H. and Wade, C., "UMass at TREC 2004: Notebook ," Text REtrieval Conference (TREC 2004). [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]

MM-346: (2004) Metzler, D. and Manmatha, R., "An Inference Network Approach to Image Retrieval," the Proceedings of the International Conference on Image and Video Retrieval (CIVR-2004), pp. 42-50. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-323: (2005) Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Analysis of Statistical Question Classification for Fact-based Questions," Information Retrieval, 8(3), 481-504, 2005. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-316: (2003) Metzler, D. and Croft, W. B. , "Combining the Language Model and Inference Network Approaches to Retrieval," Information Processing and Management Special Issue on Bayesian Networks and Information Retrieval, 40(5), pp.735-750. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]