Text Technologies

The course deals with retrieval technologies behind search engines, such as Google.

Lecturer: Dr. Victor Lavrenko TA: Dominik Wurzer
Lectures: 12:10 Mondays and Thursdays in David Hume Tower, Faculty Room South

Python tutorial: Appleton Tower room 4.12, 4-5:30pm Thursday 18/09 or 4-5:30pm Friday 19/09 [part 1] [part 2]

Lab sessions: Appleton Tower room 4.12, please sign up

Assessment: Final exam: 70% of the mark. Courseworks: 30%. Policy on late submissions and plagiarism.

Readings:

Discussion forum: use this to ask questions about lectures, coursework etc. Please sign up here.

Syllabus

Course overview (from 2009, topics may change).
  1. [Sep.15] Introduction: documents, queries, bag-of-words trick [sign up and discuss] [notes] Readings: SE Ch. 1 and 2

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