Newark, Delaware 19716
My main research interest is in Information Retrieval, in particular new ways to optimize and evaluate the utility of IR systems beyond the traditional independent assessments of relevance, and ideally with minimal human input.
I am also interested in experimental design, statistical methods, and scientific methodology as applied to computer science in general as well as information retrieval specifically.
Simulating Simple User Behavior for Systems Effectiveness Evaluation. B. Carterette, E. Kanoulas, E. Yilmaz. CIKM 2011.Model-Based Inference About IR Systems. B. Carterette. ICTIR 2011.
System Effectiveness, User Models, and User Utility: A Conceptual Framework for Investigation. B. Carterette. SIGIR 2011.
Evaluation Over Multi-Query Sessions. E. Kanoulas, B. Carterette, P. D. Clough, M. Sanderson. SIGIR 2011.
Analysis of Various Evaluation Measures for Diversity. P. Chandar, B. Carterette. DDR Workshop 2011.
A Methodology for Evaluating Aggregated Search Results. J. Arguello, F. Diaz, J. Callan, B. Carterette. ECIR 2011.
Within-Document Term-Based Index Pruning with Statistical Hypothesis Testing. S. L. Thota, B. Carterette. ECIR 2011.
An Analysis of NP-Completeness in Novelty and Diversity Ranking. B. Carterette. IRJ 2011.
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