Alan F. Smeaton

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Professor of computing at Dublin City University

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Publication period start
1986
Publication period end
2012
Number of co-authors
67

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Publications

Doherty, Aiden R., Pauly-Takacs, Katalin, Caprani, Niamh, Gurrin, Cathal, Moulin, Chris J. A., O'Connor, Noel E., Smeaton, Alan F. (2012): Experiences of Aiding Autobiographical Memory Using the SenseCam. In Eminds – International Journal of Human Computer Interaction, 27 (1) pp. 151-174. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/07370024.2012.656050

Aly, Robin, Doherty, Aiden R., Hiemstra, Djoerd, Smeaton, Alan F. (2010): Beyond Shot Retrieval: Searching for Broadcast News Items Using Language Models of Concept. In: Gurrin, Cathal, He, Yulan, Kazai, Gabriella, Kruschwitz, Udo, Little, Suzanne, Roelleke, Thomas, Rüger, Stefan M., Rijsbergen, Keith van (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 32nd European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2010 March 28-31, 2010, Milton Keynes, UK. pp. 241-252. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-12275-0_23

Caprani, Niamh, Doherty, Aiden R., Lee, Hyowon, Smeaton, Alan F., O'Connor, Noel E., Gurrin, Cathal (2010): Designing a touch-screen sensecam browser to support an aging population. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2010 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2010, . pp. 4291-4296. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1753846.1754141

Wilkins, Peter, Smeaton, Alan F., Ferguson, Paul (2010): Properties of optimally weighted data fusion in CBMIR. In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2010, . pp. 643-650. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1835449.1835556

Lanagan, James, Smeaton, Alan F. (2010): SIGIR: scholar vs. scholars' interpretation. In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2010, . pp. 713-714. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1835449.1835579

Foley, Colum, Smeaton, Alan F. (2009): Synchronous Collaborative Information Retrieval: Techniques and Evaluation. In: Boughanem, Mohand, Berrut, Catherine, Mothe, Josiane, Soulé-Dupuy, Chantal (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 31th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2009 April 6-9, 2009, 2009, Toulouse, France. pp. 42-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-00958-7_7

Bermingham, Adam, Smeaton, Alan F. (2009): A study of inter-annotator agreement for opinion retrieval. In: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2009, . pp. 784-785. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1571941.1572127

Byrne, Daragh, Doherty, Aiden R., Jones, Gareth J. F., Smeaton, Alan F., Kumpulainen, Sanna, Järvelin, Kalervo (2008): The SenseCam as a Tool for Task Observation. In: Proceedings of the HCI08 Conference on People and Computers XXII , 2008, . pp. 19-22. http://www.bcs.org/server.php?show=ConWebDoc.21389

Lee, Hyowon, Ferguson, Paul, Gurrin, Cathal, Smeaton, Alan F., O\'Connor, Noel E., Park, Heeseon (2008): Balancing the power of multimedia information retrieval and usability in designing interac. In: Darnell, Michael J., Masthoff, Judith, Panabaker, Sheri, Sullivan, Marc, Lugmayr, Artur (eds.) UXTV 2008 - Proceeding of the 1st International Conference on Designing Interactive User Experiences for TV and Video October 22-24, 2008, Silicon Valley, California, USA. pp. 105-114. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1453805.1453827

Smeaton, Alan F., Jones, Gareth J. F., Lee, Hyowon, O'Connor, Noel E., Sav, Sorin (2006): Object-Based Access to TV Rushes Video. In: Lalmas, Mounia, MacFarlane, Andy, Rüger, Stefan M., Tombros, Anastasios, Tsikrika, Theodora, Yavlinsky, Alexei (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 28th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2006 April 10-12, 2006, London, UK. pp. 476-479. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11735106_45

Mooney, Colum, Scully, Micheál, Jones, Gareth J. F., Smeaton, Alan F. (2006): Investigating Biometric Response for Information Retrieval Applications. In: Lalmas, Mounia, MacFarlane, Andy, Rüger, Stefan M., Tombros, Anastasios, Tsikrika, Theodora, Yavlinsky, Alexei (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 28th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2006 April 10-12, 2006, London, UK. pp. 570-574. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11735106_67

Gurrin, Cathal, Brenna, Lars, Zagorodnov, Dmitrii, Lee, Hyowon, Smeaton, Alan F., Johansen, Dag (2006): Supporting mobile access to digital video archives without user queries. In: Proceedings of 8th conference on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services , 2006, . pp. 165-168. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1152215.1152249

Gurrin, Cathal, Johansen, Dag, Smeaton, Alan F. (2006): Supporting Relevance Feedback in Video Search. In: Lalmas, Mounia, MacFarlane, Andy, Rüger, Stefan M., Tombros, Anastasios, Tsikrika, Theodora, Yavlinsky, Alexei (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 28th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2006 April 10-12, 2006, London, UK. pp. 561-564. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11735106_65

Smeaton, Alan F., Foley, Colum, Gurrin, Cathal, Lee, Hyowon, McGivney, Sinéad (2006): Collaborative Searching for Video Using the Físchlár System and a Diamond Touch Table. In: First IEEE International Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems Tabletop 2006 5-7 January, 2006, Adelaide, Australia. pp. 151-159. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TABLETOP.2006.7

Gurrin, Cathal, Brenna, Lars, Zagorodnov, Dmitrii, Lee, Hyowon, Smeaton, Alan F., Johansen, Dag (2006): Supporting mobile access to digital video archives without user queries. In: Nieminen, Marko, Roykkee, Mika (eds.) Proceedings of the 8th Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services - Mobile HCI 2006 September 12-15, 2006, Helsinki, Finland. pp. 165-168. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1152215.1152249

Wilkins, Peter, Ferguson, Paul, Gurrin, Cathal, Smeaton, Alan F. (2006): Automatic Determination of Feature Weights for Multi-feature CBIR. In: Lalmas, Mounia, MacFarlane, Andy, Rüger, Stefan M., Tombros, Anastasios, Tsikrika, Theodora, Yavlinsky, Alexei (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 28th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2006 April 10-12, 2006, London, UK. pp. 527-530. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11735106_57

Lee, Hyowon, Smeaton, Alan F., O\'Connor, Noel E., Smyth, Barry (2006): User evaluation of Fischlar-News: An automatic broadcast news delivery system. In ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 24 (2) pp. 145-189. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1148020.1148021

Boydell, Oisin, Gurrin, Cathal, Smeaton, Alan F., Smyth, Barry (2005): Manipulating the Relevance Models of Existing Search Engines. In: Losada, David E., Fernández-Luna, Juan M. (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 27th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2005 March 21-23, 2005, Santiago de Compostela, Spain. pp. 540-542. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/3408/34080540.htm

Ferguson, Paul, Smeaton, Alan F., Gurrin, Cathal, Wilkins, Peter (2005): Top subset retrieval on large collections using sorted indices. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2005, . pp. 599-600. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1076034.1076147

Gurrin, Cathal, Jones, Gareth J. F., Lee, Hyowon, O\'Hare, Neil, Smeaton, Alan F., Murphy, Noel (2005): Mobile access to personal digital photograph archives. In: Tscheligi, Manfred, Bernhaupt, Regina, Mihalic, Kristijan (eds.) Proceedings of the 7th Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services - Mobile HCI 2005 September 19-22, 2005, Salzburg, Austria. pp. 311-314. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1085777.1085842

Ferguson, Paul, Gurrin, Cathal, Wilkins, Peter, Smeaton, Alan F. (2005): Físréal: A Low Cost Terabyte Search Engine. In: Losada, David E., Fernández-Luna, Juan M. (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 27th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2005 March 21-23, 2005, Santiago de Compostela, Spain. pp. 520-522. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/3408/34080520.htm

Oisin-Boydell, A, Smyth, Barry, Gurrin, Cathal, Smeaton, Alan F. (2005): Evaluating the impact of selection noise in community-based web search. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2005, . pp. 591-592. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1076034.1076143

O\'Hare, Neil, Gurrin, Cathal, Lee, Hyowon, Murphy, Noel, Smeaton, Alan F., Jones, Gareth J. F. (2005): My digital photos: where and when?. In: Zhang, Hongjiang, Chua, Tat-Seng, Steinmetz, Ralf, Kankanhalli, Mohan S., Wilcox, Lynn (eds.) Proceedings of the 13th ACM International Conference on Multimedia November 6-11, 2005, Singapore. pp. 261-262. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1101149.1101196

Gurrin, Cathal, Jones, Gareth J. F., Lee, Hyowon, O\'Hare, Neil, Smeaton, Alan F., Murphy, Noel (2005): Mobile access to personal digital photograph archives. In: Proceedings of 7th conference on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services , 2005, . pp. 311-314. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1085777.1085842

Stokes, Nicola, Newman, Eamonn, Carthy, Joe, Smeaton, Alan F. (2004): Broadcast News Gisting Using Lexical Cohesion Analysis. In: Mcdonald, Sharon, Tait, John (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 26th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2004 April 5-7, 2004, Sunderland, UK. pp. 209-222. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2997/29970209.htm

Smeaton, Alan F., Over, Paul, Kraaij, Wessel (2004): TRECVID: evaluating the effectiveness of information retrieval tasks on digital video. In: Schulzrinne, Henning, Dimitrova, Nevenka, Sasse, Martina Angela, Moon, Sue B., Lienhart, Rainer (eds.) Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 10-16, 2004, New York, NY, USA. pp. 652-655. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1027527.1027678

Gurrin, Cathal, Smeaton, Alan F., Lee, Hyowon, McDonald, Kieran, Murphy, Noel, O\'Connor, Noel E., Marlow, Sean (2004): Mobile Access to the Físchlár-News Archive. In: Crestani, Fabio, Dunlop, Mark D., Mizzaro, Stefano (eds.) Mobile and Ubiquitous Information Access - Mobile HCI 2003 International Workshop September 8, 2004, Udine, Italy. pp. 124-142. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2954/29540124.htm

Greevy, Edel, Smeaton, Alan F. (2004): Classifying racist texts using a support vector machine. In: Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2004, . pp. 468-469. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1008992.1009074

Gurrin, Cathal, Lee, Hyowon, Smeaton, Alan F. (2004): Fischlár @ TRECVID2003: system description. In: Schulzrinne, Henning, Dimitrova, Nevenka, Sasse, Martina Angela, Moon, Sue B., Lienhart, Rainer (eds.) Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 10-16, 2004, New York, NY, USA. pp. 938-939. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1027527.1027742

Ye, Jiamin, Smeaton, Alan F. (2004): Aggregated feature retrieval for MPEG-7 via clustering. In: Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2004, . pp. 514-515. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1008992.1009097

Ye, Jiamin, Smeaton, Alan F. (2003): Aggregated Feature Retrieval for MPEG-7. In: Sebastiani, Fabrizio (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 25th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2003 April 14-16, 2003, Pisa, Italy. pp. 563-570. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2633/26330563.htm

Gurrin, Cathal, Smeaton, Alan F. (2003): Improving the Evaluation of Web Search Systems. In: Sebastiani, Fabrizio (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 25th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2003 April 14-16, 2003, Pisa, Italy. pp. 25-40. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2633/26330025.htm

Soedring, Thomas, Smeaton, Alan F. (2002): Evaluating a Melody Extraction Engine. In: Crestani, Fabio, Girolami, Mark, Rijsbergen, C. J. Van (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 24th BCS-IRSG European Colloquium on IR Research March 25-27, 2002, Glasgow, UK. pp. 1-21. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2291/22910001.htm

Lee, Hyowon, Smeaton, Alan F., Murphy, Noel, O\'Connor, Noel E., Marlow, Sean (2001): Fischlar on a PDA: handheld user interface design to a video indexing, browsing and playba. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) HCI International 2001 - Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction August 5-10, 2001, New Orleans, USA. pp. 377-381.

Keenan, Sabrina, Smeaton, Alan F., Keogh, Gary (2001): The effect of pool depth on system evaluation in TREC. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 52 (7) pp. 570-574.

Smeaton, Alan F., Murphy, N., O\'Connor, N. E., Marlow, S., Lee, H., McDonald, K., Browne, P., Ye, J. (2001): The Fischlar Digital Video System: A Digital Library of Broadcast TV Programmes. In: JCDL01: Proceedings of the 1st ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries , 2001, . pp. 312-313. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/dl/379437/p312-smeaton/p312-smeaton.pdf

Lee, Hyowon, Smeaton, Alan F., McCann, Peter, Murphy, Noel, O'Connor, Noel E. O., Marlow, Sean (2000): Fischlar on a PDA: A Handheld User Interface to a Video Indexing, Browsing and, Playback S. In: Emiliani, Pier Luigi, Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the 6th ERCIM Workshop on User Interfaces for All October 25-26, 2000, Florence, Italy. pp. 2. http://ui4all.ics.forth.gr/UI4ALL-2000/files/Posters/Lee.pdf

Lee, Hyowon, Smeaton, Alan F., Furner, Jonathan (1999): User Interface Issues for Browsing Digital Video. In: Challenge of Image Retrieval 25-26 February, 1999, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. http://ewic.bcs.org/conferences/1999/21stirsg/papers/paper7.htm

Smeaton, Alan F., Burnett, Mark, Crimmins, Francis, Quinn, Gerard (1998): An Architecture for Efficient Document Clustering and Retrieval on a Dynamic Collection of. In: 20th Annual BCS-IRSG Colloquium on IR 25th-27th March, 1998, Autrans, France. http://ewic.bcs.org/conferences/1998/20thirsg/papers/paper10.htm

Smeaton, Alan F. (1998): Independence of Contributing Retrieval Strategies in Data Fusion for Effective Information. In: 20th Annual BCS-IRSG Colloquium on IR 25th-27th March, 1998, Autrans, France. http://ewic.bcs.org/conferences/1998/20thirsg/papers/paper12.htm

Smeaton, Alan F., Kelledy, Fergus (1998): User-Chosen Phrases in Interactive Query Formulation for Information Retrieval. In: 20th Annual BCS-IRSG Colloquium on IR 25th-27th March, 1998, Autrans, France. http://ewic.bcs.org/conferences/1998/20thirsg/papers/paper11.htm

Kelledy, Fergus, Smeaton, Alan F. (1997): Automatic Phrase Recognition and Extraction from Text. In: 19th Annual BCS-IRSG Colloquium on IR 8th-9th April, 1997, Aberdeen, UK. http://ewic.bcs.org/conferences/1997/irsg/papers/paper3.htm

Smeaton, Alan F., Quigley, Ian (1996): Experiments on Using Semantic Distances between Words in Image Caption Retrieval. In: Proceedings of the 19th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 1996, . pp. 174-180. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/ir/243199/p174-smeaton/p174-smeaton.pdf

Smeaton, Alan F. (1992): \"Hypertext and Hypermedia: Theory and Applications,\" by Nigel Woodhead. In Hypermedia, 4 (2) pp. 135-138.

Guinan, Catherine, Smeaton, Alan F. (1992): Information Retrieval from Hypertext using Dynamically Planned Guided Tours. In: Lucarella, D., Nanard, Jocelyne, Nanard, Marc, Paolini, P. (eds.) Proceedings of ECHT 92 the Fourth ACM Conference on Hypertext November 30 - December 04, 1992, Milano, Italy. pp. 122-130. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/hypertext/168466/p122-guinan/p122-guinan.pdf

Smeaton, Alan F. (1992): Europe, ESPRIT II, and Information Retrieval. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 43 (1) pp. 89-91.

Smeaton, Alan F., Rijsbergen, C. J. Van (1988): Experiment on Incorporation Syntactic Processing of User Queries into a Document Retrieval. In: Proceedings of the Eleventh Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 1988, . pp. 31-51.

Smeaton, Alan F. (1986): Incorporating Syntactic Information into a Document Retrieval Strategy: An Investigation. In: Proceedings of the Ninth Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 1986, . pp. 103-113.

Lee, Hyowon, Gurrin, Cathal, Jones, Gareth, Smeaton, Alan F. (2008): Interaction Design for Personal Photo Management on a Mobile Device. In: "Handbook of Research on User Interface Design and Evaluation for Mobile Technology" IGI Global .