Hauptseminar: Information Retrieval

The goal of information retrieval is to find material that satisfies an information need in a large collection of largely unstructured documents. This Hauptseminar will cover:

The course will focus both on the theory and implementation of information retrieval. The implementation is done in the form of small, but efficient programs, in one of the following languages (subject to individual students’ preferences): C, C++, Java, Go, Python, or Rust.

Practical information

Lectures: Monday 14:15-16:00, Neue Aula - Hörsaal 08. Wednesday 14:15-16:00, Neue Aula - Hörsaal 05
First lecture: Monday, October 24, 2016
Questions: Appointment on request
Syllabus: syllabus.pdf