F E E D B A C K

CSE508 - Information Retrieval

IIIT-Delhi

Winter 2018

4 credits

Instructor

Tanmoy Chakraborty

Teaching Assistants


Info - Information Retrieval , IIIT-Delhi

Description

This course will teach basic concepts, tools & techniques in the field of Information Retrieval (IR) & Search. It will cover theoretical foundations, implementation aspects, issues and state-of-the-art in the area of information retrieval, representation, organization, indexing and categorization. The course will cover topics such as retrieval models, inverted index construction, performance evaluation in information retrieval, search engine architecture, crawling, indexing, ranking, text categorization & clustering. In the end, trends and research issues will also be discussed.

Project Groups List :
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/191mfytIEGVWDtjFl23MivNH47Lrn5st2sfbHCgL6yT4/edit?usp=sharing 

Research paper presentations schedule :
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1QkgMSfwybROBFP6dlQbmlq0sxpPfuCXde2v650U7lT4/edit?usp=sharing 
Presentations folder :
https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1qLFWiRGQb8NAMEyUMqtyq3AIxaC0Gdwi?usp=sharing 

Evaluation

Marks distribution (tentative):
• Midterm: 15%
• Endterm: 25%
• Attendance: 5%
• Research paper discussion: 5%
• Blog: 5%
• Quiz (sudden + preannounced): 5%
• Assignment: 15%
• Project: 25%

Class Timings

Tue & Fri, 11:30 am – 1 pm
Venue : A006 ( New Academic Building ) 

Office Hours

Office Hours : Tue & Fri, 2:30 pm – 3 pm Venue: A-507
TA Hours :
Mansi Goel  : Wed 3pm – 4pm; Venue: CDX (Drop an email before coming)
Nitish Srivastava : Mon-Fri, By Appointment
Raveena Gupta : Mon-Fri, By Appointment

Textbooks

Textbook - Introduction to information retrieval Manning, Christopher D., Prabhakar Raghavan, and Hinrich Schütz
Reference - Modern Information Retrieval Baeza-Yates and Ribeiro-Neto, Addison Wesley
Reference - Mining the Web Soumen Charabarti, Morgan-Kaufmann