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Advances in Multilingual and Multimodal Information Retrieval

8th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2007, Budapest, Hungary, September 19-21, 2007, Revised Selected Papers

Editors: Jijkoun, V., Mandl, Th., Müller, H., Oard, D.W., Petras, V., Santos, D. (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 8th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2007, held in Budapest, Hungary, September 2007.

The revised and extended papers were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in the book. There are 115 contributions in total and an introduction. The seven distrinct evaluation tracks in CLEF 2007, are designed to test the performance of a wide range of multilingual information access systems or system components. The papers are organized in topical sections on Multilingual Textual Document Retrieval (Ad Hoc), Domain-Specific Information Retrieval (Domain-Specific), Multiple Language Question Answering (QA@CLEF), cross-language retrieval in image collections (Image CLEF), cross-language speech retrieval (CL-SR), multilingual Web retrieval (WebCLEF), cross-language geographical retrieval (GeoCLEF), and CLEF in other evaluations.

Table of contents (50 chapters)

  • What Happened in CLEF 2007

    Peters, Carol

    Pages 1-12

  • CLEF 2007: Ad Hoc Track Overview

    Nunzio, Giorgio M. (et al.)

    Pages 13-32

  • Cross-Lingual Information Retrieval System for Indian Languages

    Jagadeesh Jagarlamudi, A. Kumaran

    Pages 80-87

  • Bengali, Hindi and Telugu to English Ad-Hoc Bilingual Task at CLEF 2007

    Sivaji Bandyopadhyay, Tapabrata Mondal, Sudip Kumar Naskar, Asif Ekbal, Rejwanul Haque, Srinivasa Rao Godhavarthy

    Pages 88-94

  • Bengali and Hindi to English CLIR Evaluation

    Debasis Mandal, Mayank Gupta, Sandipan Dandapat, Pratyush Banerjee, Sudeshna Sarkar

    Pages 95-102

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Multilingual and Multimodal Information Retrieval
Book Subtitle
8th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2007, Budapest, Hungary, September 19-21, 2007, Revised Selected Papers
Editors
  • Valentin Jijkoun
  • Thomas Mandl
  • Henning Müller
  • Douglas W. Oard
  • Vivien Petras
  • Diana Santos
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
5152
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-85760-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-85760-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-540-85759-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 922
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