CLEF 2010 LABs and Workshops

Notebook Papers

22-23 September, Padua Italy


  • Introduction to the CLEF 2010 labs
    Martin Braschler and Donna Harman

Intellectual Property (CLEF-IP)

  • CLEF-IP 2010: Retrieval Experiments in the Intellectual Property Domain
    Florina Piroi, John Tait
  • CLEF-IP - Prior Art Candidate Search task

    • Applying the KISS Principle for the CLEF- IP 2010 Prior Art Candidate Patent Search Task
      Walid Magdy and Gareth J.F. Jones
    • Using BM25F and KLD for Patent Retrieval
      Joaquín Pérez-Iglesias, Álvaro Rodrigo, and Víctor Fresno
    • Prior Art Retrieval Using Various Patent Document Fields Contents
      Metti Zakaria Wanagiri and Mirna Adriani
    • CLEF-IP 2010: Prior Art Retrieval Using the Different Sections in Patent Documents
      Eva D'hondt and Suzan Verberne
    • Phrases or Terms? The Impact of Different Query Types
      Daniela Becks, Thomas Mandl, Christa Womser-Hacker
    • Building Strategies, a Year Later
      Wouter Alink, Roberto Cornacchia, and Arjen P. de Vries
    • Experiments with Citation Mining and Key-Term Extraction for Prior Art Search
      Patrice Lopez and Laurent Romary
    • Automatic Prior Art Searching and Patent Encoding at CLEF-IP ’10
      Douglas Teodoro, Julien Gobeill, Emilie Pasche, Dina Vishnyakova, Patrick Ruch, and Christian Lovis

    CLEF-IP - Classification task

    • LCI-INSA Linguistic Experiment for CLEF-IP Classification Track
      Jean Beney
    • myClass: A Mature Tool for Patent Classification
      Jacques Guyot, Karim Benzineb, and Gilles Falquet
    • Combining Semantics and Statistics for Patent Classification
      Franck Derieux, Mihaela Bobeica, Delphine Pois, and Jean-Pierre Raysz
    • Patent Classification Experiments with the Linguistic Classification System LCS
      Suzan Verberne, Merijn Vogel, and Eva D'hondt

Cross Language Image Retrieval (ImageCLEF)

  • Overview of the Wikipedia Retrieval Task at ImageCLEF 2010
    Adrian Popescu, Theodora Tsikrika, and Jana Kludas
  • Overview of the CLEF 2010 Medical Image Retrieval Track
    Henning Müller, Jayashree Kalpathy-Cramer, Ivan Eggel, Steven Bedrick, Joe Reisetter, Charles E. Kahn Jr., and William Hersh
  • The Robot Vision Track at ImageCLEF 2010
    Andrzej Pronobis, Marco Fornoni, Henrik I. Christensen, and Barbara Caputo
  • New Strategies for Image Annotation: Overview of the Photo Annotation Task at ImageCLEF 2010
    Stefanie Nowak and Mark Huiskes
  • ImageCLEF - Wikipedia Retrieval

    • Télécom Bretagne at ImageCLEF WikipediaMM 2010
      Adrian Popescu
    • XRCE's Participation in Wikipedia Retrieval, Medical Image Modality Classification and Ad-hoc Retrieval Tasks of ImageCLEF 2010
      Stéphane Clinchant, Gabriela Csurka, Julien Ah-Pine, Guillaume Jacquet, Florent Perronnin, Jorge Sánchez, and Keyvan Minoukadeh
    • Blind Relevance Feedback for the ImageCLEF Wikipedia Retrieval Task
      Ray R. Larson
    • Document Expansion for Text-based Image Retrieval at WikipediaMM 2010
      Jinming Min, Johannes Leveling, and Gareth J.F. Jones
    • Experiences at ImageCLEF 2010 using CBIR and TBIR Mixing Information Approaches
      Joan Benavent, Xaro Benavent, Esther de Ves, Ruben Granados, and Ana García-Serrano
    • Multimedia Search with Noisy Modalities: Fusion and Multistage Retrieval
      Avi Arampatzis, Savvas A. Chatzichristofis, and Konstantinos Zagoris
    • I2R At ImageCLEF Wikipedia Retrieval 2010
      Kong-Wah Wan, Yan-Tao Zheng, and Sujoy Roy
    • DAEDALUS at ImageCLEF Wikipedia Retrieval 2010: Expanding with Semantic Information from Context
      Sara Lana-Serrano, Julio Villena-Román, and José Carlos González-Cristóbal
    • SZTAKI@Imageclef2010
      Bálint Daróczy, István Petrás, András A. Benczúr, Dávid Márk Nemeskey, and Róbert Pethes
    • RGU at ImageCLEF2010 Wikipedia Retrieval Task
      Jun Wang, Dawei Song, and Leszek Kaliciak
    • UNT at ImageCLEF 2010: CLIR for Wikipedia Images
      Miguel E. Ruiz, Jiangping Chen, Karthikeyan Pasupathy, Pok Chin, and Ryan Knudson

    ImageCLEF - Medical Retrieval

    • ImageCLEF 2010 Working Notes on the Modality Classification Subtask
      Olivier Pauly, Diana Mateus, and Nassir Navab
    • ImageCLEF 2010 Modality Classification in Medical Image Retrieval: Multiple Feature Fusion with Normalized Kernel Function
      Xian-Hua Hanand Yen-Wei Chen
    • SINAI at ImageCLEF 2010 Medical Task
      Manuel Carlos Díaz-Galiano, Maria Teresa Martín-Valdivia, Arturo Montejo-Ráez, and Miguel Angel García-Cumbreras
    • IRIT at ImageCLEF 2010: Medical Retrieval Track
      Duy Dinh and Lynda Tamine
    • Text- and Content-based Approaches to Image Modality Detection and Retrieval for the ImageCLEF 2010 Medical Retrieval Track
      Matthew Simpson, Md Mahmudur Rahman, Sachin Singhal, Dina Demner-Fushman, Sameer Antani, and George Thoma
    • The Participation of MedGIFT Group at ImageCLEFmed 2010
      Xin Zhou, Ivan Eggel, and Henning Müller
    • Medical Image Retrieval: ISSR at CLEF 2010
      Ragia Ibrahim and Waleed Arafa
    • UESTC at ImageCLEF 2010 Medical Retrieval Task
      Hong Wu, Changjun Hu, and Sikun Chen
    • Bioingenium at ImageClefmed 2010: A Latent Semantic Approach
      Jose G. Moreno, Juan C. Caicedo, and Fabio A. González
    • IPL at ImageCLEF 2010
      Alexandros Stougiannis, Anestis Gkanogiannis, and Theodore Kalamboukis
    • Improving Retrieval Using External Annotations: OHSU at ImageCLEF 2010
      Steven Bedrick and Jayashree Kalpathy-Cramer
    • Biomedical Imaging Modality Classification Using Bags of Visual and Textual Terms with Extremely Randomized Trees: Report of ImageCLEF 2010 Experiments
      Raphaël Marée, Olivier Stern, and Pierre Geurts
    • Medical Case-based Retrieval by Leveraging Medical Ontology and Physician Feedback: UIUC-IBM at ImageCLEF 2010
      Parikshit Sondhi, Jimeng Sun, ChengXiang Zhai, Robert Sorrentino, Martin S. Kohn, Shahram Ebadollahi, and Yanen Li

    ImageCLEF - Robot Vision

    • Combination of Classifiers for Indoor Room Recognition CGS participation at ImageCLEF2010 Robot Vision Task
      Walter Lucetti and Emanuel Luchetti
    • A Multi Cue Discriminative Approach to Semantic Place Classification
      Marco Fornoni, Jesus Martinez-Gomez, and Barbara Caputo
    • Visual Localization Using Global Visual Features and Vanishing Points
      Olivier Saurer, Friedrich Fraundorfer, and Marc Pollefeys

    ImageCLEF - Photo Annotation

    • Meiji University at ImageCLEF2010 Visual Concept Detection and Annotation Task
      Naoki Motohashi, Ryo Izawa, and Tomohiro Takagi
    • A Text-Based Approach to the ImageCLEF 2010 Photo Annotation Task
      Wei Li, Jinming Min, and Gareth J. F. Jones
    • A Novel Structural-Description Approach for Image Retrieval
      Christoph Rasche and Constantin Vertan
    • LEAR and XRCE’s Participation to Visual Concept Detection Task - ImageCLEF 2010
      Thomas Mensink, Gabriela Csurka, Florent Perronnin, Jorge Sánchez, and Jakob Verbeek
    • MRIM-LIG at ImageCLEF 2010 Visual Concept Detection and Annotation task
      Rami Al Batal and Philippe Mulhem
    • TELECOM ParisTech at ImageCLEF 2010 Photo Annotation Task: Combining Tags and Visual Features for Learning-Based Image Annotation
      Hichem Sahbi and Xi Li
    • Detection of Visual Concepts and Annotation of Images Using Predictive Clustering Trees
      Ivica Dimitrovski, Dragi Kocev, Suzana Loskovska, and Sašo Džeroski
    • UPMC/LIP6 at ImageCLEFannotation 2010
      Ali Fakeri-Tabrizi, Sabrina Tollari, Nicolas Usunier, Massih-Reza Amini, and Patrick Gallinari
    • Random Sampling Image to Class Distance for Photo Annotation
      Deyuan Zhang, Bingquan Liu, Chengjie Sun, and Xiaolong Wang
    • Augmenting Bag-of-Words - Category Specific Features and Concept Reasoning
      Eugene Mbanya, Christian Hentschel, Sebastian Gerke, Mohan Liu, Andreas Nürnberger, and Patrick Ndjiki-Nya
    • The Wroclaw University of Technology Participation at ImageCLEF 2010 Photo Annotation Track
      Michal Stanek, Oskar Maier, and Halina Kwasnicka
    • Linear SVM for new Pyramidal Multi-Level Visual only Concept Detection in CLEF 2010 Challenge
      Sébastien Paris and Hervé Glotin
    • The University of Amsterdam's Concept Detection System at ImageCLEF 2010
      Koen E. A. van de Sande and Theo Gevers

Uncovering Plagiarism, Authorship, and Social Software Misuse (PAN)

  • Overview of the 2nd International Competition on Plagiarism Detection
    Martin Potthast, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Andreas Eiselt, Benno Stein, and Paolo Rosso
  • Overview of the 1st International Competition on Wikipedia Vandalism Detection
    Martin Potthast, Benno Stein, and Teresa Holfeld
  • PAN - Plagiarism Detection

    • Improving the Reliability of the Plagiarism Detection System - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Jan Kasprzak and Michal Brandejs
    • A Cluster-Based Plagiarism Detection Method - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Du Zou, Wei-jiang Long, and Zhang Ling
    • External and Intrinsic Plagiarism Detection Using a Cross-Lingual Retrieval and Segmentation System - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Markus Muhr, Roman Kern, Mario Zechner, and Michael Granitzer
    • Encoplot – Performance in the Second International Plagiarism Detection Challenge - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Cristian Grozea and Marius Popescu
    • FastDocode: Finding Approximated Segments of N-Grams for Document Copy Detection - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Gabriel Oberreuter, Gaston L'Huillier, Sebastián A. Ríos, and Juan D. Velásquez
    • CoReMo System (Contextual Reference Monotony) - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Diego Antonio Rodríguez Torrejón and José Manuel Martín Ramos
    • UFRGS@PAN2010: Detecting External Plagiarism - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Rafael Corezola Pereira, Viviane P. Moreira, and Renata Galante
    • Exploring Fingerprinting as External Plagiarism Detection Method - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Yurii Palkovskii, Alexei Belov, and Irina Muzika
    • External Plagiarism Detection - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Sobha Lalitha Devi, Pattabhi R. K. Rao, Vijay Sundar Ram, and A. Akilandeswari
    • External Plagiarism Detection Based on Standard IR Technology and Fast Recognition of Common Subsequences - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Thomas Gottron
    • A Textual-Based Similarity Approach for Efficient and Scalable External Plagiarism Analysis - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Daniel Micol, Óscar Ferrández, Fernando Llopis, and Rafael Muñoz
    • Plagiarism Detection Using Information Retrieval and Similarity Measures Based on Image Processing Techniques - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Marta R. Costa-jussà, Rafael E. Banchs, Jens Grivolla, and Joan Codina
    • University of Sheffield - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Rao Muhammad Adeel Nawab, Mark Stevenson, and Paul Clough
    • External Plagiarism Detection: N-Gram Approach Using Named Entity Recognizer - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Parth Gupta, Sameer Rao, and Prasenjit Majumder
    • Automatic External Plagiarism Detection Using Passage Similarities - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Clara Vania and Mirna Adriani
    • A Plagiarism Detector for Intrinsic Plagiarism - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Pablo Suárez, José Carlos González-Cristóbal, and Julio Villena-Román
    • Fuzzy Semantic-Based String Similarity for Extrinsic Plagiarism Detection - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Salha Alzahrani and Naomie Salim

    PAN - Wikipedia Vandalism Detection

    • Wikipedia Vandalism Detection Through Machine Learning: Feature Review and New Proposals - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Santiago Moisés Mola Velasco
    • Detecting Wikipedia Vandalism using WikiTrust - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      B. Thomas Adler, Luca de Alfaro, and Ian Pye
    • Novel Balanced Feature Representation for Wikipedia Vandalism Detection Task - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      István Hegedűs, Róbert Ormándi, Richárd Farkas, and Márk Jelasity
    • Wiki Vandalysis - Wikipedia Vandalism Analysis - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      Manoj Harpalani, Thanadit Phumprao, Megha Bassi, Michael Hart, and Rob Johnson
    • ZOT! to Wikipedia Vandalism - Lab Report for PAN at CLEF 2010
      James White and Rebecca Maessen

Multiple Language Question Answering 2010 (MLQA10)

    MLQA10 - Reports from ResPubliQA

    • Overview of ResPubliQA 2010: Question Answering Evaluation over European Legislation
      Anselmo Peñas, Pamela Forner, Álvaro Rodrigo, Richard Sutcliffe, Corina Forăscu, and Cristina Mota
    • Question Answering System: Retrieving Relevant Passages
      Hitesh Sabnani and Prasenjit Majumder
    • JU_CSE_TE: System Description QA@CLEF 2010 – ResPubliQA
      Partha Pakray, Pinaki Bhaskar, Santanu Pal, Dipankar Das, Sivaji Bandyopadhyay, Alexander Gelbukh
    • FIDJI @ ResPubliQA 2010
      Xavier Tannier and Véronique Moriceau
    • Document Expansion for Cross-Lingual Passage Retrieval
      Eneko Agirre, Olatz Ansa, Xabier Arregi, Maddalen Lopez de Lacalle, Arantxa Otegi, and Xabier Saralegi
    • Contextual Approach for Paragraph Selection in Question Answering Task
      Hapnes Toba, Syandra Sari, Mirna Adriani, and Ruli Manurung
    • Question Answering on Romanian, English and French Languages
      Adrian Iftene, Diana Trandabăţ, Maria Husarciuc, and Alex Moruz
    • SZTAKI @ ResPubliQA 2010
      Dávid Márk Nemeskey
    • Temporal Information Needs in ResPubliQA: an Attempt to Improve Accuracy. The UC3M Participation at CLEF 2010
      María Teresa Vicente-Díez, Julián Moreno Schneider, and Paloma Martínez
    • The LogAnswer Project at ResPubliQA 2010
      Ingo Glöckner and Björn Pelzer
    • A Question Answering System based on Information Retrieval and Validation
      Álvaro Rodrigo, Joaquín Pérez-Iglesias, Anselmo Peñas, Guillermo Garrido, and Lourdes Araujo
    • NLEL at RespubliQA 2010
      Santiago Correa, Davide Buscaldi, and Paolo Rosso
    • Monolingual and Multilingual Question Answering on European Legislation
      Radu Ion, Alexandru Ceauşu, Dan Ştefănescu, Dan Tufiş, Elena Irimia, and Verginica Barbu Mititelu

    MLQA10 - Position Papers

    • Revamping Question Answering with a Semantic Approach over World Knowledge
      Nuno Cardoso, Iustin Dornescu, Sven Hartrumpf, and Johannes Leveling
    • Question Answering for Machine Reading Evaluation
      Álvaro Rodrigo, Anselmo Peñas, Eduard Hovy, and Emanuele Pianta

    MLQA10 - Invited Talk

    • Reflections on TREC QA
      Ellen Voorhees

Searching Information about Entities in the Web (WePS)

  • WePS-3 Evaluation Campaign: Overview of the Web People Search Clustering and Attribute Extraction Tasks
    Javier Artiles, Andrew Borthwick, Julio Gonzalo, Satoshi Sekine, and Enrique Amigó
  • WePS3 Evaluation Campaign: Overview of the On-line Reputation Management Task
    Enrique Amigó, Javier Artiles, Julio Gonzalo, Damiano Spina, Bing Liu, Adolfo Corujo
  • WePS - Web People Search

    • Using Web Graph Structure for Person Name Disambiguation
      Elena Smirnova, Konstantin Avrachenkov, and Brigitte Trousse
    • Web Person Name Disambiguation by Relevance Weighting of Extended Feature Sets
      Chong Long and Lei Shi
    • Person Attribute Extraction from the Textual Parts of Web Pages
      István T. Nagy and Richárd Farkas
    • TALP at WePS-3 2010
      Daniel Ferrés and Horacio Rodríguez
    • DAEDALUS at WebPS-3 2010: k-Medoids Clustering Using a Cost Function Minimization
      Sara Lana-Serrano, Julio Villena-Román, and José Carlos González-Cristóbal
    • Cross-document Coreference for WePS
      Iustin Dornescu, Constantin Orasan, and Tatiana Lesnikova

    WePS - Online Reputation Management

    • SINAI at WePS-3: Online Reputation Management
      Miguel Angel García-Cumbreras, Manuel García-Vega, Fernando Martínez-Santiago, and José Manuel Peréa-Ortega
    • It Was Easy, when Apples and Blackberries Were only Fruits
      Surender Reddy Yerva, Zoltán Miklós, and Karl Aberer
    • The University of Amsterdam at WePS3
      Manos Tsagkias and Krisztian Balog
    • Bootstrapping Websites for Classification of Organization Names on Twitter
      Paul Kalmar
    • ITC-UT: Tweet Categorization by Query Categorization for On-line Reputation Management
      Minoru Yoshida, Shin Matsushima, Shingo Ono, Issei Sato, and Hiroshi Nakagawa

Cross-lingual Expert Search (CriES)

  • Overview of the Cross-lingual Expert Search (CriES) Pilot Challenge
    Philipp Sorg, Philipp Cimiano, Antje Schultz, and Sergej Sizov
  • HITS and Misses: Combining BM25 with HITS for Expert Search
    Johannes Leveling and Gareth J. F. Jones
  • Multilingual Expert Search using Linked Open Data as Interlingual Representation
    Daniel M. Herzig and Hristina Taneva
  • Identify Experts from a Domain of Interest
    Adrian Iftene, Bogdan Luca, Georgiana Cărăuşu, and Madălina Merchez

Logfile Analysis (LogCLEF)

  • LogCLEF 2010: the CLEF 2010 Multilingual Logfile Analysis Track Overview
    Thomas Mandl, Giorgio Maria Di Nunzio, and Julia Maria Schulz
  • Ambiguity of Queries and the Challenges for Query Language Detection
    Juliane Stiller, Maria Gäde, and Vivien Petras
  • How does the Library Searcher Behave? A Contrastive Study of Library Search against Ad-hoc Search
    Suzan Verberne, Max Hinne, Maarten van der Heijden, Eduard Hoenkamp, Wessel Kraaij, and Theo van der Weide
  • SINAI at LogCLEF 2010
    José Manuel Peréa-Ortega, Arturo Montejo-Ráez, Miguel Angel García-Cumbreras , and L. Alfonso Ureña-López
  • Language Identification Strategies for Cross Language Information Retrieval
    Alessio Bosca and Luca Dini
  • DCU-TCD@LogCLEF 2010: Re-ranking Document Collections and Query Performance Estimation
    Johannes Leveling, M. Rami Ghorab, Walid Magdy, Gareth J. F. Jones, and Vincent Wade
  • DAEDALUS at LogCLEF 2010: Analyzing the Success of Search Queries
    Sara Lana-Serrano, Julio Villena-Román, and José Carlos González-Cristóbal
  • CRES at LogCLEF 2010: Towards Understanding the User Behaviors through an Analysis of Search Sessions, Search Units and Click Ranks
    Masao Takaku, Yuka Egusa, Hitomi Saito, Noriko Kando, Hitoshi Terai, and Makiko Miwa

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