CIIR publications authored by John Foley


IR-1124: (2018) Sarwar, S.,  Foley, J. and Allan, J., "Term Relevance Feedback for Contextual Named Entity Retrieval," to appear in the Proceedings of the 2018 Conference on Human Information Interaction & Retrieval (CHIIR ’18), New Brunswick, NJ, March 11-15, 2018. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-1115: (2017) Dietz, L. and Foley, J., "On the Equivalence of Generative and Discriminative Formulations of the Sequential Dependence Model," Workshop on Axiomatic Thinking for Information Retrieval and Related Tasks (ATIR) at SIGIR 2017. August 11, 2017. Tokyo, Japan. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

Hidden IR-1104: (2017) Allan, J. and Foley, J., "Analyzing the effectiveness of Relevance Modeling: Understanding document relevance feedback with very few labels," CIIR Technical Report - hidden for now. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

Hidden IR-1092: (2017) Foley, J.,  Sarwar, S. and Allan, J., "Named Entity Search: Treating Named Entity Recognition as an Interactive Retrieval Task," CIIR Technical report - hidden for now. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-1068: (2016) Jang, M.,  Foley, J.,  Dori-Hacohen, S. and Allan, J., "Probabilistic Approaches to Controversy Detection," in the Proceedings of the 25th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2016), Indianapolis, United States, October 24-28, 2016, pp. 2069-2072. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-1054: (2016) Foley, J.,  OConnor, B. and Allan, J., "Improving Entity Ranking for Keyword Queries," in the Proceedings of The 25th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2016), Indianapolis, IN, Oct. 24-28. 2016, pp. 2061-2064. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-1023: (2015) Foley, J. and Allan, J., "Classifying exam questions into a subject-specific concept hierarchy ," Proceedings of 38th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2016), Padova, Italy, March 20-23, 2016, pp. 575-586. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-1022: (2015) Foley, J.,  Bendersky, M. and Josifovski, V., "Learning to Extract Local Events from the Web," Proceedings of the 38th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2015), Santiago, Chile, August 9-13, 2015, pp. 423-432. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

Hidden IR-1019: (2015) Can, E.,  Allan, J.,  Foley, J. and Manmatha, R., "Exploiting Concept Dependencies for Zero-shot Video Event Detection," Keep hidden for resubmission [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-999: (2014) Foley, J. and Allan, J., "Retrieving Time from Scanned Books," Proceedings of the 37th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2015), Vienna, Austria, March 29 - April 2, 2015, pp. 221-232. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]

IR-991: (2014) Allan, J.,  Dalton, J.,  Foley, J.,  Manmatha, R.,  Murthy, V. and Wemhoener, D., "Short Text Queries for Video Retrieval," In Proceedings of TRECVID 2013, Gaithersburg, MD, November 20-22, 2013. [View Abstract] [View bibtex]