Information Retrieval
Spring 2009

Instructor: Evaggelia Pitoura

Where: B2
When: Monday, 13:00-16:00pm
What: The course will cover the basics of Information Retrieval (IR). Material will be based on the two textbooks given below. This year, we shall also cover one or more from the following special topics: (a) Peer-to-Peer IR, (b) Publish/Subscribe IR, (c) Social Communities and (d) New Storage Media (eg Kadoop). For these special topics, we shall read research papers (to be announced below).
Textbook Also (free on line):
Tentative Schedule