MultiMatch Publications

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The MultiMatch Prototype:
Multilingual/Multimedia Search for Cultural Heritage Objects
Amato, G., Debole, F., Peters, C., Savino P. 12th European Conference, ECDL 2008, Aarhus, Denmark, September 14-19, 2008. Proceedings
Multimodal Indexing of digital Audio-Visual Documents: A case study for Cultural Heritage Data Carmichael, J., Larson, M., Marlow, J., Newman, E., Clough, P., Oomen, J., Sav, S., Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Content Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI ‘08), Queen Mary University, London (2008)
Multimedia Retrieval in MultiMatch: The Impact of Speech Transcript Errors on Search Behaviour

Carmichael, J., Clough, P., Newman, E., Jones, G. On-line Proceedings of the Information Access to Cultural Heritage (IACH) Workshop, Aarhus Denmark,  (2008).
Credibility Improves Topical Blog Post Retrieval Weerkamp W. and de Rijke M. In ACL08:HLT, June 2008
Key Design Issues with Visualising Images using Google Earth


Clough, P. and Read, S. In Proceedings of the 30th European Conference on IR Research (ECIR'08), Glasgow, UK, April 2008

Exploring the Effects of Language Skills on Multilingual Web Search


Marlow, J., Clough, P., Cigarrán Recuero, J. and Artiles, J In Proceedings of the 30th European Conference on IR Research (ECIR'08), Glasgow, UK, April 2008
Focused Browsing: Providing Topical Feedback for Link Selection in Hypertext Browsing Jones G.J.F. and Li Q. In Proceedings of the 30th European Conference on Information Retrieval Research (ECIR 2008), Glasgow, Scotland, March 2008

Can Feature Information Interaction help for Information Fusion in Multimedia Problems?


Kludas J., Bruno E., and Marchand-Maillet S. In Proc. of the first International Workshop on Metadata Mining for Image Understanding (MMIU), Funchal, Madeira, 2008
Domain-Specific Query Translation for Multilingual Information Access Using Machine Translation Augmented With Dictionaries Mined From Wikipedia Jones G.J.F., Fantino F., Newman E. and Zhang Y. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Cross Lingual Information Access - Addressing the Information Need of Multilingual Societies (CLIA-2008), Hydrabad, India, pp 34-41, January 2008.
Dublin City University at CLEF 2007: Cross-Language Speech Retrieval (CL-SR) Experiments Zhang Y., Jones G.J.F. and Zhang K. In Proceedings of the CLEF 2007: Workshop on Cross-Language Information Retrieval and Evaluation, Budapest, Hungary, 2007
Looking at Things Differently: Exploring Perspective Recall for Informal Text Retrieval Weerkamp W. and de Rijke M. In: DIR 2008, April 2008
Using Coherence-based Measures to Predict Query Difficulty He J., Larson M., and de Rijke M. In: C. Macdonald et al., editors, 30th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2008), LNCS 4956, pages 689-694, April 2008
Associating People and Documents Balog K. and de Rijke M. In: C. Macdonald et al., editors, 30th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2008), LNCS 4956, pages 296-308, April 2008

The MultiMatch project: Multilingual/Multimedia access to cultural heritage material on the web.


Marlow, J., Clough, P., Ireson, N., Cigarran Recuero, J., Artiles, J., & Debole, F. To appear in Proceedings of Museums and the Web 2008, Montreal, Canada, April 9-12, 2008
Extracting the Discussion Structure in Comments on News-Articles Schuth A., Marx M. , and de Rijke M. In: 9th ACM International Workshop on Web Information and Data Management (WIDM 2007), November 2007
Fact Discovery in Wikipedia Fissaha Adafre S. , Jijkoun V. and de Rijke M. In: 2007 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence, November 2007
Clustered Multidimensional Scaling for Exploration in Information Retrieval Szekely E., Bruno E. and Marchand-Maillet S.. In 1st International Conference on the Theory of Information Retrieval (ICTIR'07). Budapest, Hungary 2007
Ask the Crowd to Find Out What's Important Fissaha Adafre S. and de Rijke M. In: ICDM'07 Workshop on Data Mining in Web 2.0 Environments, October 2007

Multilingual Needs Of Cultural Heritage Web Site Visitors: A Case Study Of Tate Online


Marlow J., Clough, P.D. and Dance K. To appear in Proc. of International Cultural Heritage Informatics Meeting (ICHIM2007), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 24-26 2007
Region based image indexing and retrieval inspired by text search Amato, G., Magionami, V., Savino, P. In occasion of the International Conference on Image and Analysis and Processing, ICIAP 2007, Modena, Italia, September 2007
Entity Retrieval Fissaha Adafre S., de Rijke M., and Tjong Kim Sang E. In: Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP 2007), September 2007

Multimedia Retrieval and Classification for Web Content


Kludas, J. BCS IRSG Symposium: Future Directions in Information Access, September 2007
Link-Based vs. Content-Based Retrieval for Question Answering Using Wikipedia Fissaha Adafre S., Jijkoun  V. and de Rijke M. In: C. Peters et al, editors, Evaluation of Multilingual and Multi-modal Information Retrieval. 7th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2006, Alicante, Spain, September 20-22, 2006, Revised Selected Papers, LNCS 4730, pages 537-540, September 2007.
MultiMatch Multilingual/Multimedia Access to Cultural Heritage Amato, G., Cigarran, J., Gonzalo, J. Peters, C., Savino, P. Poster accepted for ECDL 2007. ECDL 2007 Proceedings

Information Fusion in Multimedia Information Retrieval


J. Kludas, E. Bruno, S. Marchand-Maillet In Proceedings of the 5th international Workshop on Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval (AMR),Paris, France, July 2007
An Investigation of Question Translation for English-Chinese Cross-Language Question Answering Zhang, Y. Jones, G.J.F, Zhang, S.,Wang, B., Guo, Y. and Ma, Y. 2007 China-Ireland International Information and Communications Technologies, Dublin, Ireland, August 2007
Adding Semantics to Detectors for Video Retrieval Snoek C.G.M., Huurnink B., Hollink L. , de Rijke M., Schreiber G., and Worring M IEEE Transactions on Multimedia 9(5):975-986, August 2007.
Arabic Users’ Satisfaction with the Online Information as Obtained from Google Al-Maskari, A., Sanderson, M. and Clough, P. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Conceptions of Library and Information Science (COLIS2007), in print.(The effect of cultural background on search)
Supporting radio archive workflows with vocabulary independent spoken keyword search Larson, M., Eickeler, S. and Köhler, J. In  Proc. of Searching Spontaneous Conversational Speech, ACM SIGIR 2007 Workshop, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, July 2007
Examining the Contributions of Automatic Speech Transcriptions and Metadata Sources for Searching Spontaneous Conversational Speech Jones, G.J.F., Zhang, K., Newman E., and Lam-Adesina, A.M. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Searching Spontaneous Conversational Speech at Thirtieth Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2007), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, pp29-36, July 2007.
Gathering requirements for multilingual search of audiovisual material in cultural heritage Minelli, S., Marlow, J., Clough, P., Cigarran, J., Gonzalo, J., Oomen, J. To appear in Proc. of Workshop on User Centricity – state of the art (16th IST Mobile and Wireless Communications Summit), Budapest, Hungary, 1-5 July 2007

Multilingual Search for Cultural Heritage Archives by Combining Multiple Translation Resources

Jones, G.J.F., Zhang, Y., Fantino, F., Newman, E.,  and Debole, F. In Proc. of the ACL Workshop on Language Technology for Cultural Heritage Data (LaTeCH 2007), Prague, Czech Republic, June 2007.
The Impact of the Web and a Reconfigured Social Dynamic on LIS digital libraries Minelli S. and Hyde R. Presented at the conference on Diffusion and dissemination of ideas and experiences: Issues of international comparative. Library Science in Krakow at the University of Jagiellorian-   June 2007. (Web-orientation of new librarian’s services)
Structured Audio Player: Supporting Radio Archive Workflows with Automatically Generated Structure Metadata Larson, M. and Köhler, J. In proc. of RIAO 2007, 30 May -1 June 2007 (Intelligent access to audio content)
Estimating Importance Features for Fact Mining (With a Case Study in Biography Mining) Fissaha Adafre S. and de Rijke M. In: RIAO 2007, May 2007

A Cascaded Machine Learning Approach to Interpreting Temporal Expressions

Ahn D., van Rantwijk J., and de Rijke M. In proceedings NAACL-HLT 2007, April 2007.
DELOS-MultiMatch Workshop on Ontology-Driven Interoperability for Cultural Heritage Digital Objects Casarosa, V. and Peters, C. Ercim News, No. 69, April 2007
Capturing e-Culture: Metadata in MultiMatch Ireson, N., Oomen, J. In Proc. DELOS-MultiMatch workshop, February 2007, Tirrenia, Italy
MultiMatch Multilingual/Multimedia Access to Cultural Heritage Amato, G., Cigarran, J., Gonzalo, J., Peters, C., Savino, P. In Proc IRCDL 07, 3rd Italian Conference on Digital libraries, to be published in Springer LNCS series
Providing multilingual access to FLICKR for Arabic users Clough, P., Al-Maskari, A. and Darwish, K. Results of the Sixth CLEF Evaluation Campaign. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, in print. iCLEF paper from 2006 which should be published 2007 in Springer LNCS. (Evaluation methods-i.e user satisfaction-and correlation with search effectiveness)
Designing Multilingual Information Access to Tate Online Clough, P., Marlow, J. and Sanderson, M. Workshop held at the 29th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval; Workshop: New Directions in Multilingual Access, Seattle, August 2006 (in print)

Project Presentation, Ercim News 66 – July 2006

MultiMatch – Multilingual/Multimedia Access to Cultural Heritage, paper presented at the 2nd Italian Research Conference on Digital Library Management Systems

MultiMatch Poster v.1

MultiMatch Poster v.2

MultiMatch Poster v.3

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