263-3200-00L  Advanced Topics in Information Retrieval and Natural Language Processing

SemesterSpring Semester 2016
LecturersT. Hofmann, C. Eickhoff
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish

AbstractThe seminar will explore advanced topics in the areas of information retrieval and natural language processing.
ObjectiveStudents will select one or more papers and prepare a 30-45 min presentation in the seminar followed by discussions. Students will learn to read and critically evaluate current research papers. It is expected that all students regularly participate in the seminar and the discussions.
LiteratureTopics and papers will be presented in the first meeting of the semester.
Prerequisites / NoticeThe first meeting will deal with paper assignments and scheduling.