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Mandar Mitra

Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Unit
Indian Statistical Institute
203 B.T. Road
Kolkata 700 108.
Email: my first name at or my first name dot my last name at gmail dot com
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Teaching | Information Retrieval | Presentations | Dictionaries

Information Retrieval

Textbooks, etc.

Introduction to Information Retrieval Manning, Raghavan and Schutze, Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Search Engines Information Retrieval in Practice W. Bruce Croft, D. Metzler, T. Strohman, Pearson, 2009.
Information Retrieval Implementing and Evaluating Search Engines Stefan Büttcher, Charles L. A. Clarke and Gordon V. Cormack, MIT Press, 2010.
A comprehensive survey by Ed Greengrass
Modern Information Retrieval Baeza-Yates and Ribeiro-Neto, Addison Wesley, 1999.



Some research groups



Conference proceedings

Software resources


Misc. links

Local events

GNU/Linux tips for newbies

Some files / presentations related to GNU/Linux, Latex, etc.. Feedback welcome.

Online dictionaries

MERRIAM-WEBSTER (adapted from B.L. Narayan's Launcher)

CAMBRIDGE ONLINE DICTIONARIES (adapted from B.L. Narayan's Launcher)

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Cambridge International Dictionary of English
Cambridge Learner's Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionary of American English
Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms
Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs


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