1. Query expansion using PRF-CBD approach for documents retrieval
    R. Rajendra Prasath, Sudeshna Sarkar
    Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur - 721302, India
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  2. ISM@FIRE-2012 adhoc retrieval task and morpheme extraction task
    Avinash Yadav, Robins Yadav, Sukomal Pal
    Dept. of CSE, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, India
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  3. Automatic query expansion for Odia language
    Santosh Kumar Behera
    Department of Computer Science & Engg, Institute Of Technical Education & Research(ITER), Bhubaneswar
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  4. Ad-hoc Information Retrieval focused on Wikipedia based Query Expansion and Entropy Based Ranking
    Utsab Barman, Pintu Lohar, Pinaki Bhaskar, Sivaji Bandyopadhyay
    Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Jadavpur University Kolkata - 700032, India
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SMS-based FAQ Retrieval (SMS)

  1. DCU@FIRE2012: Monolingual and Crosslingual SMS-based FAQ Retrieval
    Johannes Leveling
    Centre for Next Generation Localisation, School of Computing, Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland
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  2. Mono-Lingual FAQ Retrieval
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  3. FAQ Retrieval System For Noisy SMS Queries
    Nagesh Bhattu Sristi, Swapnil Ashok Jadhav
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  4. SMS based FAQ Retrieval: A Theme Matching Scheme
    Deba P. Mandal and Saptaditya Maiti
    Machine Intelligence Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India
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  5. Improving Accuracy of SMS based FAQ retrieval – II
    Anwar Shaikh*, Rajiv Ratn Shah#
    * Delhi Technological University, Delhi
    # National University of Singapore, Singapore
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Cross-Language !ndian News Story Search (CL!NSS)

  1. PAN@FIRE: Overview of the Cross-Language !ndian News Story Search (CL!NSS) Track
    Parth Gupta*, Paul Clough#, Paolo Rosso*, and Mark Stevenson#
    *NLE Lab - ELiRF, Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain
    #University of Sheffield, UK
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  2. Using TF-IDF Weight Ranking Model in CLINSS as Effective Similarity Measure to Identify Cases of Journalistic Text Re-use
    Yurii Palkovskii, Alexei Belov
    Zhytomyr State University, MARS p.e., Plagiarism Detector Accumulator Project
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  3. Cross-Lingual Linking of News Stories using ESA
    Nitish Aggarwal1, Kartik Asooja2, Paul Buitelaar1, Tamara Polajanar1, and Jorge Gracia2
    1UNLP, DERI, NUIG, Galway, Ireland
    2OEG, UPM, Madrid, Spain

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Retrieval from Indic Script OCR'd Text (RISOT)

  1. Improving IR performance from OCRed text using cooccurrence
    Kripabandhu Ghosh and Anirban Chakraborty
    Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
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Morpheme ExtractionTask (MET)

  1. FIRE 2012 Working Notes: Morpheme Extraction Task Using Mulaadhaar – A Rule-based Stemmer for Bengali
    Sandipan Sarkar#, Sivaji Bandyopadhyay*
    #IBM India Kolkata, West Bengal, India, *Computer Science and Engineering Department, Jadavpur University Kolkata, West Bengal, India
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  2. DCU@FIRE-2012: Rule-based Stemmers for Bengali and Hindi
    Debasis Ganguly, Johannes Leveling, and Gareth J.F. Jones
    CNGL, School of Computing, Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland
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  3. Bangla Morphological Analyzer using Finite Automata: ISI @FIRE MET 2012
    Apurbalal Senapati, Utpal Garain
    CVPR Unit; Indian Statistical Institute; 203, B.T.Road; Kolkata – 700108
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  4. IIITBh FIRE 2012 Submission: MET Track Odia
    R.C. Balabantaray, B. Sahoo, M. Swain, D.K. Sahoo
    IIIT Bhubaneswar
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  5. Morphological Analyzer


  1. Are Web Search Queries Evolving into a Language of their own?
    Rishiraj Saha Roy,* Monojit Choudhury,# Niloy Ganguly*
    *IIT Kharagpur
    #Microsoft Research Lab India
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  2. A Regular Expression Based Time Expression Recognizer in Hindi
    Nitin Ramrakhiyani, Prasenjit Majumder
    DAIICT, Gandhinagar
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  3. Incremental Model for Query Clustering
    Poonam Goyal, Mehala N, Dipen Thakkar
    Department of Computer Science BITS Pilani, India
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  4. Learning to Rank Resumes
    Sangameshwar Patil, Girish K. Palshikar, Rajiv Srivastava, Indrajit Das
    Tata Research Development and Design Center (TRDDC), Tata Consultancy Services, 54-B, Hadapsar I.E., Pune, 411013, India
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  5. Query Expansion Strategy based on Pseudo Relevance Feedback and Term Weight Scheme for Monolingual Retrieval
    Rekha Vaidyanathan, Sujoy Das, Namita Srivastava
    Dept. of Computer Applications, MANIT, Bhopal
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