Commit 486c0475 by Adriel Dean

Updated the research areas section.

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<p>From Left: Adam Roegiest, Adriel Dean-Hall, Alexandra Vtyurina, Charles Clarke, Frank Tompa, Mustafa Abualsaud, Aiman Al-Harbi, Luchen Tan, Bahareh Sarrafzadeh, Nava Ehsan, Haotian Zhang, Olga Vechtomova</p>
<h2>Research Areas</h2>
<p>Information Retrieval Group is involved in several areas of research from <em>File System Search</em> to <em>Speech Information Retrieval</em> as well as <em>IR Evaluation</em>. Our primary research interests are towards:</p>
<p>Information Retrieval Group is involved in several areas. Our primary research interests are towards:</p>
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<li>Designing expressive languages, effective retrieval techniques, and efficient storage and indexing methods for managing XML and other structured and semi-structured textual data.</li>
<li>Designing scalable technologies for distributed information retrieval systems based on an architecture built from a cluster of workstations using standard PC hardware.</li>
<li>Developing and testing a methodology for evaluating email spam filters.</li>
<li>Developing a filesystem search system, addressing issues of performance, Security and effectiveness.</li>
<li>Designing fine-grained access control mechanisms for securing text data against unauthorized access or manipulation.</li>
<li>Investigating the problems that may be solved by searching a collection of documents from a large enterprise, such as the identification of in-house experts in a specific domain.</li>
<li>Designing stand-alone XML data management systems and augmenting the capabilities of other database management systems to manage XML data.</li>
<li>Understanding users' behaviour during complex information seeking tasks.</li>
<li>Automatic entity and relationship extraction from documents.</li>
<li>Designing interactive user interfaces and visualization techniques for studying users' behaviour during complex search tasks.</li>
<li>Improving the mechanisms and the user interface for gathering feedback on the results of information retrieval systems.</li>
<li>Developing and testing systems that make personalized recommendations of venues and attractions.</li>
<li>Cross language plagiarism detection.</li>
<li>Incorporating user-models for evaluation of retrieval systems and information filtering systems.</li>
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<h2>Upcoming Talks</h2>
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<p>519-888-4567 ext. 34822</p>
<p>Supervisor: Mark D. Smucker</p>
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<h3>Master's Students</h3>
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<h4>Mustafa Abualsaud</h4>
<h4>Haotian Zhang</h4>
<p>Supervisor: Mark D. Smucker</p>
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<h3>Master's Students</h3>
<div class="row">
<div class="col member">
<h4>Haotian Zhang</h4>
<h4>Mustafa Abualsaud</h4>
<p>Supervisor: Mark D. Smucker</p>
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