Stephen Robertson

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1995
Publication period end
2012
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Robertson, Stephen (2012): On smoothing average precision. In: Proceedings of the 2012 BCS-IRSG European Conference on Information Retrieval , 2012, . pp. 158-169. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-28997-2_14

Arampatzis, Avi, Kamps, Jaap, Robertson, Stephen (2009): Where to stop reading a ranked list?: threshold optimization using truncated score distrib. In: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2009, . pp. 524-531. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1571941.1572031

Guiver, John, Mizzaro, Stefano, Robertson, Stephen (2009): A few good topics: Experiments in topic set reduction for retrieval evaluation. In ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 27 (4) pp. 21. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1629096.1629099

Yilmaz, Emine, Robertson, Stephen (2009): Deep versus shallow judgments in learning to rank. In: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2009, . pp. 662-663. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1571941.1572066

Robertson, Stephen, Vojnovic, Milan, Weber, Ingmar (2009): Rethinking the ESP game. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2009 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2009, . pp. 3937-3942. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1520340.1520597

Ritchie, Anna, Robertson, Stephen, Teufel, Simone (2008): Comparing citation contexts for information retrieval. In: Shanahan, James G., Amer-Yahia, Sihem, Manolescu, Ioana, Zhang, Yi, Evans, David A., Kolcz, Aleksander, Choi, Key-Sun, Chowdhury, Abdur (eds.) Proceedings of the 17th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management - CIKM 2008 October 26-30, 2008, Napa Valley, California, USA. pp. 213-222. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1458082.1458113

Cao, Guihong, Nie, Jian-Yun, Gao, Jianfeng, Robertson, Stephen (2008): Selecting good expansion terms for pseudo-relevance feedback. In: Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2008, . pp. 243-250. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1390334.1390377

Yilmaz, Emine, Aslam, Javed A., Robertson, Stephen (2008): A new rank correlation coefficient for information retrieval. In: Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2008, . pp. 587-594. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1390334.1390435

Robertson, Stephen (2008): A new interpretation of average precision. In: Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2008, . pp. 689-690. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1390334.1390453

Ritchie, Anna, Teufel, Simone, Robertson, Stephen (2008): Using Terms from Citations for IR: Some First Results. In: 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. pp. 211-221. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-78646-7_21

Robertson, Stephen, Tait, John (2008): Karen Spärck Jones. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 59 (5) pp. 852-854. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/asi.20784

Robertson, Stephen (2007): The Last Half-Century: A Perspective on Experimentation in Information Retrieval. In: Amati, Giambattista, Carpineto, Claudio, Romano, Giovanni (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieva - 29th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2007 April 2-5, 2007, Rome, Italy. pp. 2. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-71496-5_2

Mizzaro, Stefano, Robertson, Stephen (2007): Hits hits TREC: exploring IR evaluation results with network analysis. In: Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2007, . pp. 479-486. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1277741.1277824

Robertson, Stephen (2007): On Score Distributions and Relevance. In: Amati, Giambattista, Carpineto, Claudio, Romano, Giovanni (eds.) Advances in Information Retrieva - 29th European Conference on IR Research - ECIR 2007 April 2-5, 2007, Rome, Italy. pp. 40-51. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-71496-5_7

Taylor, Michael J., Zaragoza, Hugo, Craswell, Nick, Robertson, Stephen, Burges, Chris (2006): Optimisation methods for ranking functions with multiple parameters. 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. 585-593. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1183614.1183698

Robertson, Stephen (2006): On GMAP: and other transformations. 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. 78-83. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1183614.1183630

Craswell, Nick, Robertson, Stephen, Zaragoza, Hugo, Taylor, Michael (2005): Relevance weighting for query independent evidence. In: Proceedings of the 28th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2005, . pp. 416-423. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1076034.1076106

Hiemstra, Djoerd, Robertson, Stephen, Zaragoza, Hugo (2004): Parsimonious language models for information retrieval. In: Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2004, . pp. 178-185. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1008992.1009025

Upstill, Trystan, Robertson, Stephen (2004): Exploiting hyperlink recommendation evidence in navigational web search. In: Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2004, . pp. 576-577. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1008992.1009128

Soboroff, Ian, Robertson, Stephen (2003): Building a filtering test collection for TREC 2002. In: Proceedings of the 26th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2003, . pp. 243-250. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/860435.860481

Craswell, Nick, Hawking, David, Robertson, Stephen (2001): Effective site finding using link anchor information. In: Proceedings of the 24th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2001, . pp. 250-257. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/383952.383999

Robertson, Stephen (2000): On Theoretical Argument in Information Retrieval. In: Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 2000, . pp. 1. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/ir/345508/p1-robertson/p1-robertson.pdf

Taghva, Kazem, Fox, Edward, Robertson, Stephen, Belkin, Nicholas J., Lewis, David, Harman, Donna (1995): Education for IR. In: Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval , 1995, . pp. 358. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/ir/215206/p358-efthimiadis/p358-efthimiadis.pdf