Text Retrieval & Text Mining Journal Club

Spring 2018

Thursdays, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

B11 MacLean Hall

Previous Years Reading Groups

Some interesting conferences you may explore for papers to present:

Goal: To study current papers from journals and conference proceedings in text retrieval and text mining. Examples of problems include topic models, web retrieval and web mining, ranking strategies, ambiguity resolution, knowledge discovery, web phenomenon including social networks, information extraction and text classification. The reading group is lead by Professor Padmini Srinivasan. Interested students (from beginning to advanced students) and faculty are invited to participate in the reading group. Participation format is informal with individuals taking turns to present an overview of the selected paper and lead the discussion. This forum has resulted in collaborative projects and published papers.

  1. January 25: (Padmini Srinivasan)
  2. February 1: (Shehroze Farooqi)
  3. February 8 (Jonathan Rusert):
  4. February 15: (Huyen Le)
  5. February 22: (Momina Tabish)
  6. March 1: (Dat Hong)
  7. March 8: (Umar Iqbal)
  8. March 15: Spring Break
  9. March 22: (Osama Khalid)
  10. March 29: (Momina Tabish)
  11. April 5: (Huyne Le)
  12. April 12: (Shehroze Farooqi)
  13. April 19: Jonathan Rusert
  14. April 26 (John Cook OR Dat Hong)
  15. May 3: (Umar Iqbal)