Ryen W. White

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Publication period start
2002
Publication period end
2012
Number of co-authors
62

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Publications

Agichtein, Eugene, White, Ryen W., Dumais, Susan T., Bennet, Paul N. (2012): Search, interrupted: understanding and predicting search task continuation. In: Proceedings of the 35th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2012, . pp. 315-324. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2348283.2348328

Huang, Jeff, White, Ryen W., Buscher, Georg, Wang, Kuansan (2012): Improving searcher models using mouse cursor activity. In: Proceedings of the 35th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2012, . pp. 195-204. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2348283.2348313

Bennett, Paul N., White, Ryen W., Chu, Wei, Dumais, Susan T., Bailey, Peter, Borisyuk, Fedor, Cui, Xiaoyuan (2012): Modeling the impact of short- and long-term behavior on search personalization. In: Proceedings of the 35th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2012, . pp. 185-194. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2348283.2348312

Liebling, Daniel J., Bennett, Paul N., White, Ryen W. (2012): Anticipatory search: using context to initiate search. In: Proceedings of the 35th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2012, . pp. 1035-1036. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2348283.2348456

White, Ryen W., Horvitz, Eric (2012): Studies of the onset and persistence of medical concerns in search logs. In: Proceedings of the 35th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2012, . pp. 265-274. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2348283.2348322

White, Ryen W., Richardson, Matthew (2012): Effects of expertise differences in synchronous social Q&A. In: Proceedings of the 35th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2012, . pp. 1055-1056. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2348283.2348466

White, Ryen W., Buscher, Georg (2012): Text selections as implicit relevance feedback. In: Proceedings of the 35th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2012, . pp. 1151-1152. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2348283.2348514

White, Ryen W., Richardson, Matthew, Liu, Yandong (2011): Effects of community size and contact rate in synchronous social q&a. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 2837-2846. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1978942.1979364

Kotov, Alexander, Bennett, Paul N., White, Ryen W., Dumais, Susan T., Teevan, Jaime (2011): Modeling and analysis of cross-session search tasks. In: Proceedings of the 34th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2011, . pp. 5-14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2009916.2009922

Huang, Jeff, White, Ryen W., Dumais, Susan (2011): No clicks, no problem: using cursor movements to understand and improve search. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 1225-1234. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1978942.1979125

Richardson, Matthew, White, Ryen W. (2011): Supporting synchronous social Q&A throughout the question lifecycle. In: Proceedings of the 2011 International Conference on the World Wide Web , 2011, . pp. 755-764. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1963405.1963511

Cartright, Marc-Allen, White, Ryen W., Horvitz, Eric (2011): Intentions and attention in exploratory health search. In: Proceedings of the 34th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2011, . pp. 65-74. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2009916.2009929

White, Ryen W., Singla, Adish (2011): Finding our way on the web: exploring the role of waypoints in search interaction. In: Proceedings of the 2011 International Conference on the World Wide Web , 2011, . pp. 147-148. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1963192.1963267

Guo, Qi, White, Ryen W., Zhang, Yunqiao, Anderson, Blake, Dumais, Susan T. (2011): Why searchers switch: understanding and predicting engine switching rationales. In: Proceedings of the 34th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2011, . pp. 335-344. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2009916.2009964

Tang, Jie, White, Ryen W., Bailey, Peter (2011): Recommending interesting activity-related local entities. In: Proceedings of the 34th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2011, . pp. 1161-1162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2009916.2010099

André, Paul, Schraefel, M. C., Dix, Alan, White, Ryen W. (2011): Expressing well-being online: towards self-reflection and social awareness. In: Proceedings of the 2011 iConference , 2011, . pp. 114-121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1940761.1940777

Bennett, Paul N., Radlinski, Filip, White, Ryen W., Yilmaz, Emine (2011): Inferring and using location metadata to personalize web search. In: Proceedings of the 34th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2011, . pp. 135-144. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2009916.2009938

White, Ryen W., Horvitz, Eric (2010): Predicting escalations of medical queries based on web page structure and content. In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2010, . pp. 769-770. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1835449.1835607

White, Ryen W., Huang, Jeff (2010): Assessing the scenic route: measuring the value of search trails in web logs. In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2010, . pp. 587-594. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1835449.1835548

Liu, Chao, White, Ryen W., Dumais, Susan (2010): Understanding web browsing behaviors through Weibull analysis of dwell time. In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2010, . pp. 379-386. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1835449.1835513

White, Ryen W., Chandrasekar, Raman (2010): Exploring the use of labels to shortcut search trails. In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2010, . pp. 811-812. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1835449.1835628

Bailey, Peter, White, Ryen W., Liu, Han, Kumaran, Giridhar (2010): Mining Historic Query Trails to Label Long and Rare Search Engine Queries. In ACM Transactions on the Web, 4 (4) pp. 15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1841909.1841912

Huang, Jeff, White, Ryen W. (2010): Parallel browsing behavior on the web. In: Proceedings of the 21st ACM Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia , 2010, . pp. 13-18. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1810617.1810622

White, Ryen W., Kapoor, Ashish, Dumais, Susan T. (2010): Modeling Long-Term Search Engine Usage. In: Proceedings of the 2010 Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization , 2010, . pp. 28-39. http://www.springerlink.com/content/E515463KQ8P87702

Singla, Adish, White, Ryen W. (2010): Sampling high-quality clicks from noisy click data. In: Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on the World Wide Web , 2010, . pp. 1187-1188. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1772690.1772867

Bailey, Peter, Craswell, Nick, White, Ryen W., Chen, Liwei, Satyanarayana, Ashwin, Tahaghoghi, S. M. M. (2010): Evaluating whole-page relevance. In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2010, . pp. 767-768. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1835449.1835606

André, Paul, schraefel, m.c., Dix, Alan J., White, Ryen W. (2010): Experience in social affective applications: methodologies and case study. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2010 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2010, . pp. 2755-2764. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1753846.1753860

Macdonald, Craig, White, Ryen W. (2009): Usefulness of click-through data in expert search. In: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2009, . pp. 816-817. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1571941.1572143

White, Ryen W., Horvitz, Eric (2009): Cyberchondria: Studies of the escalation of medical concerns in Web search. In ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 27 (4) pp. 23. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1629096.1629101

schraefel, m.c., White, Ryen W., André, Paul, Tan, Desney (2009): Investigating web search strategies and forum use to support diet and weight loss. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2009 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2009, . pp. 3829-3834. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1520340.1520579

White, Ryen W., Bailey, Peter, Chen, Liwei (2009): Predicting user interests from contextual information. In: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2009, . pp. 363-370. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1571941.1572005

Karimzadehgan, Maryam, White, Ryen W., Richardson, Matthew (2009): Enhancing Expert Finding Using Organizational Hierarchies. 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. 177-188. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-00958-7_18

White, Ryen W., Dumais, Susan, Teevan, Jaime (2008): How medical expertise influences web search interaction. In: Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2008, . pp. 791-792. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1390334.1390506

Bilenko, Mikhail, White, Ryen W., Richardson, Matthew, Murray, G. Craig (2008): Talking the talk vs. walking the walk: salience of information needs in querying vs. brows. In: Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2008, . pp. 705-706. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1390334.1390461

White, Ryen W., Bilenko, Mikhail, Cucerzan, Silviu (2008): Leveraging popular destinations to enhance Web search interaction. In ACM Transactions on the Web, 2 (3) pp. 16. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1377488.1377490

Heath, Allison P., White, Ryen W. (2008): Defection detection: predicting search engine switching. In: Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on the World Wide Web , 2008, . pp. 1173-1174. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1367497.1367712

White, Ryen W., Richardson, Matthew, Bilenko, Mikhail, Heath, Allison P. (2008): Enhancing web search by promoting multiple search engine use. In: Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2008, . pp. 43-50. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1390334.1390344

Bilenko, Mikhail, White, Ryen W. (2008): Mining the search trails of surfing crowds: identifying relevant websites from user activi. In: Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on the World Wide Web , 2008, . pp. 51-60. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1367497.1367505

Cucerzan, Silviu, White, Ryen W. (2007): Query suggestion based on user landing pages. In: Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2007, . pp. 875-876. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1277741.1277953

White, Ryen W., Morris, Dan (2007): Investigating the querying and browsing behavior of advanced search engine users. In: Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2007, . pp. 255-262. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1277741.1277787

Clarke, Charles L. A., Agichtein, Eugene, Dumais, Susan, White, Ryen W. (2007): The influence of caption features on clickthrough patterns in web search. In: Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2007, . pp. 135-142. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1277741.1277767

White, Ryen W., Drucker, Steven M. (2007): Investigating behavioral variability in web search. In: Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on the World Wide Web , 2007, . pp. 21-30. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1242572.1242576

White, Ryen W., Bilenko, Mikhail, Cucerzan, Silviu (2007): Studying the use of popular destinations to enhance web search interaction. In: Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2007, . pp. 159-166. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1277741.1277771

White, Ryen W., Clarke, Charles L. A., Cucerzan, Silviu (2007): Comparing query logs and pseudo-relevance feedback for web-search query refinement. In: Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2007, . pp. 831-832. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1277741.1277931

Melucci, Massimo, White, Ryen W. (2007): Utilizing a geometry of context for enhanced implicit feedback. In: Silva, Mario J., Laender, Alberto H. F., Baeza-Yates, Ricardo A., McGuinness, Deborah L., Olstad, Bjørn, Olsen, Øystein Haug, Falcão, André O. (eds.) Proceedings of the Sixteenth ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management - CIKM 2007 November 6-10, 2007, Lisbon, Portugal. pp. 273-282. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1321440.1321480

White, Ryen W., Ruthven, Ian (2006): A study of interface support mechanisms for interactive information retrieval. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 57 (7) pp. 933-948. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asi.20365

White, Ryen W. (2006): Information retrieval design: Principles and options for information description, organiza. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 57 (10) pp. 1412-1413. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asi.20403

White, Ryen W., Marchionini, Gary (2006): A study of real-time query expansion effectiveness. In: Proceedings of the 29th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2006, . pp. 715-716. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1148170.1148332

White, Ryen W., Song, Hyunyoung, Liu, Jay (2006): Concept maps to support oral history search and use. In: JCDL06: Proceedings of the 6th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries , 2006, . pp. 192-193. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1141753.1141794

White, Ryen W., Kelly, Diane (2006): A study on the effects of personalization and task information on implicit feedback perfor. In: Yu, Philip S., Tsotras, Vassilis J., Fox, Edward A., Liu, Bing (eds.) Proceedings of the 2006 ACM CIKM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management November 6-11, 2006, Arlington, Virginia, USA. pp. 297-306. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1183614.1183659

White, Ryen W., Kules, Bill, Drucker, Steven M., Schraefel, Monica M. C. (2006): Introduction. In Communications of the ACM, 49 (4) pp. 36-39. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1121949.1121978

White, Ryen W., Ruthven, Ian, Jose, Joemon M. (2005): A study of factors affecting the utility of implicit relevance feedback. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2005, . pp. 35-42. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1076034.1076044

White, Ryen W., Ruthven, Ian, Jose, Joemon M., Rijsbergen, C. J. Van (2005): Evaluating implicit feedback models using searcher simulations. In ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 23 (3) pp. 325-361. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1080343.1080347

White, Ryen W., Jose, Joemon M., Ruthven, Ian (2005): Using top-ranking sentences to facilitate effective information access. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 56 (10) pp. 1113-1125. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asi.20203

White, Ryen W., Jose, Joemon M. (2004): A study of topic similarity measures. In: Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2004, . pp. 520-521. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1008992.1009100

White, Ryen W., Jose, Joemon M., Rijsbergen, C. J. Van, Ruthven, Ian (2004): A Simulated Study of Implicit Feedback Models. 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. 311-326. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2997/29970311.htm

White, Ryen W., Jose, Joemon M., Ruthven, Ian (2002): A system using implicit feedback and top ranking sentences to help users find relevant web. In: Proceedings of the 25th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2002, . pp. 446. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/564376.564487

White, Ryen W., Ruthven, Ian, Jose, Joemon M. (2002): Finding relevant documents using top ranking sentences: an evaluation of two alternative s. In: Proceedings of the 25th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2002, . pp. 57-64. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/564376.564389

Macdonald, Craig, Ounis, Iadh, Plachouras, Vassilis, Ruthven, Ian, White, Ryen W. (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieval - 30th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2008 March 30-April 3, 2008, Glasgow, UK.