HCIR 2010
 Bridging Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval
 Workshop in conjuction with IIiX Sun, 22 Aug 2010, New Brunswick, NJ 

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Accepted Papers

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Submissions Selected for Oral Presentation

VISTO: for Web Information Gathering and Organization [PDF]
Anwar Alhenshiri, Carolyn Watters, and Michael Shepherd (Dalhousie University)

Time-based Exploration of News Archives [PDF]
Omar Alonso (Microsoft Corporation),
Klaus Berberich (Max-Planck Institute for Informatics),
Srikanta Bedathur (Max-Planck Institute for Informatics), and
Gerhard Weikum (Max-Planck Institute for Informatics)

Combining Computational Analyses and Interactive Visualization to Enhance Information Retrieval [PDF]
Carsten Goerg, Jaeyeon Kihm, Jaegul Choo, Zhicheng Liu, Sivasailam Muthiah, Haesun Park, and John Stasko (Georgia Institute of Technology)

Impact of Retrieval Precision on Perceived Difficulty and Other User Measures [PDF]
Mark Smucker and Chandra Prakash Jethani (University of Waterloo)

Exploratory Searching As Conceptual Exploration [PDF]
Pertti Vakkari (University of Tampere)

Casual-leisure Searching: The Exploratory Search Scenarios that Break our Current Models [PDF]
Max L. Wilson (Swansea University) and David Elsweiler (University of Erlangen)

Challenge Reports

Search for Journalists: New York Times Challenge Report [PDF]
Corrado Boscarino, Arjen P. de Vries, and Wouter Alink
(Centrum Wiskunde and Informatica)

Exploring the New York Times Corpus with NewsClub [PDF]
Christian Kohlschütter (Leibniz Universität Hannover)

Searching Through Time in the New York Times [PDF]
Michael Matthews, Pancho Tolchinsky, Roi Blanco, Jordi Atserias, Peter Mika, and Hugo Zaragoza (Yahoo! Labs)

News Sync: Three Reasons to Visualize News Better [PDF]
V.G. Vinod Vydiswaran (University of Illinois),
Jeroen van den Eijkhof (University of Washington),
Raman Chandrasekar (Microsoft Research), Ann Paradiso (Microsoft Research), and Jim St. George (Microsoft Research)

Custom Dimensions for Text Corpus Navigation [PDF]
Vladimir Zelevinsky (Endeca Technologies)

A Retrieval System Based on Sentiment Analysis [PDF]
Wei Zheng and Hui Fang (University of Delaware)

Submissions Selected as Posters

Research Papers

Improving Web Search for Information Gathering: Visualization in Effect [PDF]
Anwar Alhenshiri, Carolyn Watters, and Michael Shepherd (Dalhousie University)

User-oriented and Eye-Tracking-based Evaluation of an Interactive Search System [PDF]
Thomas Beckers and Norbert Fuhr (University of Duisberg-Essen)

Exploring Combinations of Sources for Interaction Features for Document Re-ranking [PDF]
Emanuele Di Buccio (University of Padua), Massimo Melucci (University of Padua), and Dawei Song (The Robert Gordon University)

Extracting Expertise to Facilitate Exploratory Search and Information Discovery: Combining Information Retrieval Techniques with a Computational Cognitive Model [PDF]
Wai-Tat Fu and Wei Dong (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

An Architecture for Real-time Textual Query Term Extraction from Images [PDF]
Cathal Hoare and Humphrey Sorensen (University College Cork)

Transaction Log Analysis of User Actions in a Faceted Library Catalog Interface [PDF]
Bill Kules (The Catholic University of America),
Robert Capra (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), and
Joseph Ryan (North Carolina State University Libraries)

Context in Health Information Retrieval: What and Where [PDF]
Carla Lopes and Cristina Ribeiro (University of Porto)

Tactics for Information Search in a Public and an Academic Library Catalog with Faceted Interfaces  [PDF]
Xi Niu and Bradley M. Hemminger (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Position Papers

Understanding Information Seeking in the Patent Domain and its Impact on the Interface Design of IR Systems [PDF]
Daniela Becks, Matthias Görtz, and
Christa Womser-Hacker (University of Hildesheim)

Better Search Applications Through Domain Specific Context Descriptions [PDF]
Corrado Boscarino, Arjen P. de Vries, and Jacco van Ossenbruggen
(Centrum Wiskunde and Informatica)

Layered, Adaptive Results: Interaction Concepts for Large, Heterogeneous Data Sets [PDF]
Duane Degler (Design for Context)

Revisiting Exploratory Search from the HCI Perspective [PDF]
Abdigani Diriye (University College London), Max L. Wilson (Swansea University),
Ann Blandford (University College London), and
Anastasios Tombros (Queen Mary University London)

Supporting Task with Information Appliances: Taxonomy of Needs [PDF]
Sarah Gilbert, Lori McCay-Peet, and Elaine Toms (Dalhousie University)

A Proposal for Measuring and Implementing Group’s Affective Relevance in Collaborative Information Seeking [PDF]
Roberto González-Ibáñez and Chirag Shah (Rutgers University)

Evaluation of Music Information Retrieval: Towards a User-Centered Approach [PDF]
Xiao Hu (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign) and
Jingjing Liu (Rutgers University)

Information Derivatives: A New Way to Examine Information Propagation [PDF]
Chirag Shah (Rutgers University)

Implicit Factors in Networked Information Feeds [PDF]
Fred Stutzman (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Improving the Online News Experience [PDF]
V. G. Vinod Vydiswaran (University of Illinois) and
Raman Chandrasekar (Microsoft Research)

Breaking Down the Assumptions of Faceted Search [PDF]
Vladimir Zelevinsky (Endeca Technologies)

A Survey of User Interfaces in Content-based Image Search Engines on the Web [PDF]
Danyang Zhang (The City University of New York)