Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval (BIR) 2014

Workshop at ECIR 2014

13 April 2014

You are invited to participate in the upcoming workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval (BIR), to be held as part of the 36th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR). All workshop papers have been published in the CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 

Workshop program

Half day workshop from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm     (3,5 h)

  • Introduction (10 min) Presentation (1.0 MB)
  • Block A
    • Marc Bertin and Iana Atanassova: A Study of Lexical Distribution in Citation Contexts through the IMRaD Standard (10 min) PaperPresentation (1.5 MB)
    • Nees Jan van Eck and Ludo Waltman: Systematic retrieval of scientific literature based on citation relations: Introducing the CitNetExplorer tool (10 min) PaperPresentation (407 KB)  (407 KB)
    • Group discussion (30 min)
  • Block B
    • Muhammad Kamran Abbasi and Ingo Frommholz: Exploiting Information Needs and Bibliographics for Polyrepresentative Document Clustering (10 min) PaperPresentation (3.5 MB)
    • Haozhen Zhao and Xiaohua Hu: Language Model Document Priors based on Citation and Co-citation Analysis (10 min) PaperPresentation (369 KB)
    • Group discussion (30 min)
  • Break (30 min)
  • Block C
    • Zeljko Carevic and Philipp Schaer: On the Connection Between Citation-based and Topical Relevance Ranking: Results of a Pretest using iSearch (10 min) PaperPresentation  (902 KB)
    • Kris Jack, Pablo López-García, Maya Hristakeva and Roman Kern: {{citation needed}}: Filling in Wikipedia’s Citation Shaped Holes (10 min) Paper | Presentation
    • Group discussion (30 min)
  • Conclusions, feedback and further steps (15 min)

Pictures from the Workshop