This course covers theories and methods for searching and retrieval of text and bibliographic information, analysis of relevance, utility, statistical and linguistic methods for automatic indexing and classification, Boolean and probabilistic approaches to indexing, query formulation, and output ranking, along with filtering methods, measures of retrieval effectiveness and retrieval experimentation methodology.
- Introduction to Information Retrieval
- Conceptual Models of Information Retrieval Systems.
- Term and Language properties for IR collections.
- Automatic Indexing.
- Automatic Classification.
- Machine Learning Techniques in IR.
- Applications of IR technology.
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