Incorporating context within the language modeling approach for ad hoc information retrieval

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Using context to improve retrieval performance is a current challenge within the discipline and presents a major challenge to the research community. In this thesis, the context of documents formed via semantic associations is utilized within the Language Modeling (LM) approach for ad hoc information retrieval.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)70-70
Number of pages1
JournalACM SIGIR Forum
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2006


  • information systems
  • computing methodology
  • language modeling

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