Kevyn Collins-Thompson


2001

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Improved String Matching Under Noisy Channel Conditions
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Charles Schweizer | Susan T. Dumais
Proceedings of the 2001 ACM CIKM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, November 5-10, 2001

2002

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Information Filtering, Novelty Detection, and Named-Page Finding
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul Ogilvie | Yi Zhang | Jamie Callan
Proceedings of The Eleventh Text REtrieval Conference, TREC 2002, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, November 19-22, 2002

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The JAVELIN Question-Answering System at TREC 2002
Eric Nyberg | Teruko Mitamura | Jaime G. Carbonell | James P. Callan | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Krzysztof Czuba | Michael Duggan | Laurie Hiyakumoto | N. Hu | Yifen Huang | Jeongwoo Ko | Lucian Vlad Lita | S. Murtagh | Vasco Pedro | David Svoboda
Proceedings of The Eleventh Text REtrieval Conference, TREC 2002, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, November 19-22, 2002

2003

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The JAVELIN Question-Answering System at TREC 2003: A Multi-Strategh Approach with Dynamic Planning
Eric Nyberg | Teruko Mitamura | James P. Callan | Jaime G. Carbonell | Robert E. Frederking | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Laurie Hiyakumoto | Yifen Huang | Curtis Huttenhower | Scott Judy | Jeongwoo Ko | Anna Kupsc | Lucian Vlad Lita | Vasco Pedro | David Svoboda | Benjamin Van Durme
Proceedings of The Twelfth Text REtrieval Conference, TREC 2003, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, November 18-21, 2003

2004

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Initial Results with Structured Queries and Language Models on Half a Terabyte of Text
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul Ogilvie | Jamie Callan
Proceedings of the Thirteenth Text REtrieval Conference, TREC 2004, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, November 16-19, 2004

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Information retrieval for language tutoring: an overview of the REAP project
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Jamie Callan
SIGIR 2004: Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Sheffield, UK, July 25-29, 2004

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The effect of document retrieval quality on factoid question answering performance
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Jamie Callan | Egidio L. Terra | Charles L. A. Clarke
SIGIR 2004: Proceedings of the 27th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Sheffield, UK, July 25-29, 2004

2005

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Query expansion using random walk models
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Jamie Callan
Proceedings of the 2005 ACM CIKM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Bremen, Germany, October 31 - November 5, 2005

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Predicting reading difficulty with statistical language models
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | James P. Callan
2005 Volume 56 Issue 13

2007

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Estimation and use of uncertainty in pseudo-relevance feedback
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Jamie Callan
SIGIR 2007: Proceedings of the 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, July 23-27, 2007

2009

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Estimating query performance using class predictions
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett
Proceedings of the 32nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2009, Boston, MA, USA, July 19-23, 2009

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Robust Word Similarity Estimation Using Perturbation Kernels
Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Advances in Information Retrieval Theory, Second International Conference on the Theory of Information Retrieval, ICTIR 2009, Cambridge, UK, September 10-12, 2009, Proceedings

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Reducing the risk of query expansion via robust constrained optimization
Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2009, Hong Kong, China, November 2-6, 2009

2010

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Visualizing differences in web search algorithms using the expected weighted hoeffding distance
Mingxuan Sun | Guy Lebanon | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on World Wide Web, WWW 2010, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, April 26-30, 2010

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Predicting Query Performance via Classification
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett
Advances in Information Retrieval, 32nd European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2010, Milton Keynes, UK, March 28-31, 2010. Proceedings

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Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2010, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 26-30, 2010

Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2010, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 26-30, 2010

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A unified optimization framework for robust pseudo-relevance feedback algorithms
Joshua V. Dillon | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2010, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 26-30, 2010

2011

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Personalizing web search results by reading level
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett | Ryen W. White | Sebastian de la Chica | David A. Sontag
Proceedings of the 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2011, Glasgow, United Kingdom, October 24-28, 2011

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Statistical information retrieval modelling: from the probability ranking principle to recent advances in diversity, portfolio theory, and beyond
Jun Wang | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Proceedings of the 20th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2011, Glasgow, United Kingdom, October 24-28, 2011

2012

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Characterizing web content, user interests, and search behavior by reading level and topic
Jin Young Kim | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett | Susan T. Dumais
Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Web Search and Web Data Mining, WSDM 2012, Seattle, WA, USA, February 8-12, 2012

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Probabilistic models for personalizing web search
David A. Sontag | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett | Ryen W. White | Susan T. Dumais | Bodo Billerbeck
Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Web Search and Web Data Mining, WSDM 2012, Seattle, WA, USA, February 8-12, 2012

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Robust ranking models via risk-sensitive optimization
Lidan Wang | Paul N. Bennett | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
The 35th International ACM SIGIR conference on research and development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR '12, Portland, OR, USA, August 12-16, 2012

2013

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Pairwise ranking aggregation in a crowdsourced setting
Xi Chen | Paul N. Bennett | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Eric Horvitz
Sixth ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, WSDM 2013, Rome, Italy, February 4-8, 2013

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Personalizing atypical web search sessions
Carsten Eickhoff | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett | Susan T. Dumais
Sixth ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining, WSDM 2013, Rome, Italy, February 4-8, 2013

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Crowdsourcing for Robustness in Web Search
Yubin Kim | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Jaime Teevan
Proceedings of The Twenty-Second Text REtrieval Conference, TREC 2013, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, November 19-22, 2013

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TREC 2013 Web Track Overview
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett | Fernando Diaz | Charlie Clarke | Ellen M. Voorhees
Proceedings of The Twenty-Second Text REtrieval Conference, TREC 2013, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, November 19-22, 2013

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Toward whole-session relevance: exploring intrinsic diversity in web search
Karthik Raman | Paul N. Bennett | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
The 36th International ACM SIGIR conference on research and development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR '13, Dublin, Ireland - July 28 - August 01, 2013

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Copulas for information retrieval
Carsten Eickhoff | Arjen P. de Vries | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
The 36th International ACM SIGIR conference on research and development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR '13, Dublin, Ireland - July 28 - August 01, 2013

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Shame to be sham: addressing content-based grey hat search engine optimization
Fiana Raiber | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Oren Kurland
The 36th International ACM SIGIR conference on research and development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR '13, Dublin, Ireland - July 28 - August 01, 2013

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Designing Human-Readable User Profiles for Search Evaluation
Carsten Eickhoff | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett | Susan T. Dumais
Advances in Information Retrieval - 35th European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2013, Moscow, Russia, March 24-27, 2013. Proceedings

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Slow Search: Information Retrieval without Time Constraints
Jaime Teevan | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Ryen W. White | Susan T. Dumais | Yubin Kim
Symposium on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval, HCIR '13, Vancouver, BC, Canada, October 3-4, 2013

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Enriching the web by modeling reading difficulty
Kevyn Collins-Thompson
ESAIR'13, Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Exploiting Semantic Annotations in Information Retrieval, co-located with CIKM 2013, San Francisco, CA, USA, October 28, 2013

2014

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TREC 2014 Web Track Overview
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Craig Macdonald | Paul N. Bennett | Fernando Diaz | Ellen M. Voorhees
Proceedings of The Twenty-Third Text REtrieval Conference, TREC 2014, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, November 19-21, 2014

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Understanding Intrinsic Diversity in Web Search: Improving Whole-Session Relevance
Karthik Raman | Paul N. Bennett | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
2014 Volume 32 Issue 4

2015

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Query Suggestion and Data Fusion in Contextual Disambiguation
Milad Shokouhi | Marc Sloan | Paul N. Bennett | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Siranush Sarkizova
Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on World Wide Web, WWW 2015, Florence, Italy, May 18-22, 2015

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Evaluating Learning Language Representations
Jussi Karlgren | Jimmy Callin | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Amaru Cuba Gyllensten | Ariel Ekgren | David Jurgens | Anna Korhonen | Fredrik Olsson | Magnus Sahlgren | Hinrich Schütze
Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction - 6th International Conference of the CLEF Association, CLEF 2015, Toulouse, France, September 8-11, 2015, Proceedings

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Overview of the Special Issue on Contextual Search and Recommendation
Paul N. Bennett | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Diane Kelly | Ryen W. White | Yi Zhang
2015 Volume 33 Issue 1

2016

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User Behavior in Asynchronous Slow Search
Ryan Burton | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Proceedings of the 39th International ACM SIGIR conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2016, Pisa, Italy, July 17-21, 2016

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Assessing Learning Outcomes in Web Search: A Comparison of Tasks and Query Strategies
Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Soo Young Rieh | Carl C. Haynes | Rohail Syed
Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval, CHIIR 2016, Carrboro, North Carolina, USA, March 13-17, 2016

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Optimizing Search Results for Educational Goals: Incorporating Keyword Density as a Retrieval Objective
Rohail Syed | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Search as Learning, SAL 2016, co-located with the 39th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2016, Pisa, Italy, July 21st, 2016

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Using the Crowd to Improve Search Result Ranking and the Search Experience
Yubin Kim | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Jaime Teevan
2016 Volume 7 Issue 4

2017

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Retrieval Algorithms Optimized for Human Learning
Rohail Syed | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Proceedings of the 40th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan, August 7-11, 2017

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Optimizing search results for human learning goals
Rohail Syed | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
2017 Volume 20 Issue 5

2018

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The 41st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2018, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, July 08-12, 2018

The 41st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2018, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, July 08-12, 2018

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Exploring Document Retrieval Features Associated with Improved Short- and Long-term Vocabulary Learning Outcomes
Rohail Syed | Kevyn Collins-Thompson
Proceedings of the 2018 Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval, CHIIR 2018, New Brunswick, NJ, USA, March 11-15, 2018

2020

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Improving Learning Outcomes with Gaze Tracking and Automatic Question Generation
Rohail Syed | Kevyn Collins-Thompson | Paul N. Bennett | Mengqiu Teng | Shane Williams | Wendy W. Tay | Shamsi T. Iqbal
WWW '20: The Web Conference 2020, Taipei, Taiwan, April 20-24, 2020