Information Retrieval

Speaker:  Ricardo Baeza-Yates – Palo Alto, CA, United States
Topic(s):  Information Systems, Search, Information Retrieval, Database Systems, Data Mining, Data Science


This tutorial covers all the main concepts behind search: relevance, retrieval models, quality evaluation, indexing and ranking. At the same time, we explain all the elements of the architecture of a search system as well as its main application, web search, addressing all possible scalability issues. The material is based on the second edition of Modern Information Retrieval, published by Addison Wesley in 2011, and co-authored by the presenter. The complete content is available in

About this Lecture

Number of Slides:  1000+
Duration:  60 minutes
Languages Available:  English, Portuguese, Spanish
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