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

Semester Spring Semester 2017
Lecturers T. Hofmann, C. Eickhoff
Periodicity yearly course
Language of instruction English
Comment Number of participants limited to 20.


Abstract The seminar will explore advanced topics in the areas of information retrieval and natural language processing.
Objective Students 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.
Literature Topics and papers will be presented in the first meeting of the semester.
Prerequisites / Notice The first meeting will deal with paper assignments and scheduling.