Rosie Jones, PhD

Publications

2012

Yuyang Wang, Roni Khardon, Dmitry Pechyony and Rosie Jones, "Generalization Bounds for Online Learning Algorithms with Pairwise Loss Functions", The Annual Conference on Learning Theory (COLT), 2012

2011

  • Dmitry Pechyony, Libin Shen and Rosie Jones "Solving Large Scale Linear SVM with Distributed Block Minimization" in NIPS 2011 Workshop on Big Learning: Algorithms, Systems, and Tools for Learning at Scale. Granada, Spain. Dec. 16 - 17, 2011
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  • Dean Cerrato, Rosie Jones and Avinash Gupta "Classification of proxy labeled examples for marketing segment generation" in KDD 2011

  • Umut Ozertem, Rosie Jones and Benoit Dumoulin "Evaluating New Search Engine Configurations with Pre-existing Judgments and Clicks" in WWW 2011

    2010

  • Henry Feild, James Allan and Rosie Jones "Predicting Searcher Frustration"
    In Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2010), Geneva, Switzerland, July 19--23, 2010.
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  • H. Feild, R. Jones, R.C. Miller, R. Nayak, E.F. Churchill, E. Velipasaoglu. "Logging the Search Self-Efficacy of Amazon Mechanical Turkers," In the Proceedings of the SIGIR 2010 Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Search Evaluation, July 24, 2010, Geneva, Switzerland.
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  • Ahmed Hassan, Rosie Jones and Kristina Klinkner "Beyond DCG: User Behavior as a Predictor of a Successful Search"
    In the Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2010), 2010.
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    2009

  • Ahmed Hassan, Rosie Jones and Fernando Diaz "A Case Study of Using Geographic Cues to Predict Query News Intent - Industrial Paper"
    ACM GIS 2009
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  • Donald Metzler, Rosie Jones, Fuchun Peng, Ruiqiang Zhang "Improving Search Relevance for Implicitly Temporal Queries"
    Poster paper at SIGIR 2009
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  • Benjamin Piwowarski, Georges Dupret and Rosie Jones "Mining User Web Search Activity with Layered Bayesian Networks or How to Capture a Click in its Context"
    In Proceedings of WSDM 2009
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    2008

  • Cory Barr, Rosie Jones and Moira Regelson, "The Linguistic Structure of English Web-Search Queries"
    In Proceedings of EMNLP 2008: conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing
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  • Ahmed Hassan, Rosie Jones and Fernando Diaz, "Geographic Features in Web Search Retrieval"
    In Proceedings of GIR 2008 Fifth Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval, 2008
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  • Rosie Jones and Kristina Klinkner. "Beyond the Session Timeout: Automatic Hierarchical Segmentation of Search Topics in Query Logs".
    In Proceedings of ACM 17th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2008), Napa Valley, CA, October 2008.
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  • Rosie Jones, Ravi Kumar, Bo Pang, Andrew Tomkins. "Vanity Fair: Privacy in Querylog Bundles". In Proceedings of ACM 17th Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2008), Napa Valley, CA, October 2008.
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  • Rosie Jones, Wei Vivian Zhang, Benjamin Rey, Pradhuman Jhala and Eugene Stipp. "Geographic Intention and Modification in Web Search". International Journal of Geographical Information Science (IJGIS), 22 (3), pp 229-246, 2008
    [PDF preprint]

    2007

  • Ben Carterette and Rosie Jones "Evaluating Search Engines by Modeling the Relationship Between Relevance and Clicks "
    in Proceedings of Twenty-First Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS 2007).
    [PDF][Abstract]

  • Rosie Jones, Ravi Kumar, Bo Pang and Andrew Tomkins. "I Know What You Did Last Summer: Query Logs and User Privacy"
    in CIKM 2007
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  • Jaime Teevan, Eytan Adar, Rosie Jones and Michael Potts. "Information Re-Retrieval: Repeat Queries in Yahoo's Logs"
    In Proceedings of the 30th Annual ACM Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR '07), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, July 2007.

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  • Wei Vivian Zhang, Xiaofei He, Benjamin Rey and Rosie Jones. "Query Rewriting using Active Learning for Sponsored Search". Poster Paper in Proceedings of the 30th Annual ACM Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR '07), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, July 2007.
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  • Rosie Jones and Fernando Diaz, "Temporal Profiles of Queries",
    ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS) volume 25 No.3, July 2007
    [PDF preprint]

    2006

  • Rosie Jones, Kevin Bartz, Pero Subasic and Benjamin Rey. "Automatically Generating Related Queries in Japanese", Language Resources and Evaluation (LRE) December 2006, vol 40, numbers 3-4, pp. 219-232
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  • Hema Raghavan, Omid Madani and Rosie Jones, "Active Learning on Both Features and Documents"
    Journal of Machine Learning Research (JMLR), 7(Aug):1655--1686, 2006
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  • Rosie Jones, Benjamin Rey, Omid Madani and Wiley Greiner: "Generating Query Substitutions"
    WWW 2006
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  • Jaime Teevan, Eytan Adar, Rosie Jones and Michael Potts. "History Repeats Itself: Repeat Queries in Yahoo's Logs"
    Poster Paper In Proceedings of the 29th Annual ACM Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR '06), Seattle, WA, August 2006. [pdf]

  • Vivian Zhang, Benjamin Rey, Eugene Stipp and Rosie Jones: "Geomodification in Query Rewriting"
    Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2006
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  • Bing Liu, Rosie Jones and Kristina Klinker: "Measuring the Meaning in Time Series Clustering of Text Search Queries"
    Poster paper in the proceedings of CIKM 2006
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  • Ben Carterette, Rosie Jones, Wiley Greiner and Cory Barr "N Semantic Classes are Harder Than Two"
    In Proceedings of the COLING/ACL 2006 Main Conference Poster Sessions
    [PDF][Bibtex]

  • Rosie Jones, Moira Regelson and Wei Vivian Zhang "Finding Grace Hopper on the Web"
    Poster at Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing 2006

    2005

  • Hema Raghavan, Omid Madani and Rosie Jones: "InterActive Feature Selection"
    IJCAI 2005

  • Giridhar Kumaran, Rosie Jones, Omid Madani: Biasing web search results for topic familiarity.
    CIKM 2005: 271-272

  • Rosie Jones: "Learning to Extract Entities from Labeled and Unlabeled Text" PhD dissertation Carnegie Mellon Univeristy School of Computer Science, 2005

  • Rayid Ghani, Rosie Jones and Dunja Mladenic: "Building Minority Language Corpora by Learning to Generate Web Search Queries"
    KAIS Knowledge and Information Systems, volume 7, number 1, 2005
    [gzipped postscript] [PDF] [bibtex]

    2004

  • Fernando Diaz and Rosie Jones: "Using Temporal Profiles of Queries for Precision Prediction"
    SIGIR 2004
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  • Rosie Jones: "Semi-supervised Learning on Small Worlds"
    Link Discovery Workshop at KDD 2004 [PDF]

    2003

  • Rosie Jones and Daniel C. Fain "Query Word Deletion Prediction"
    SIGIR 2003 Poster
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  • Rosie Jones, Rayid Ghani, Tom Mitchell and Ellen Riloff: "Active Learning with Multiple View Feature Sets"
    ECML 2003 Workshop on Adaptive Text Extraction and Mining
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    2002

  • Rayid Ghani and Rosie Jones: "Automatic Training Data Collection For Semi-Supervised Learning of Information Extraction Systems"
    Accenture Technology Labs Technical Report 2002
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  • Rayid Ghani and Rosie Jones: "A Comparison Of Efficacy And Assumptions Of Bootstrapping Algorithms For Training Information Extraction Systems"
    LREC 2002 Workshop on Linguistic Knowledge Acquisition and Representation: Bootstrapping Annotated Language Data.
    [gzipped postscript][PDF]

    2001

  • Laura Mayfield Tomokiyo and Rosie Jones. "You're Not From 'Round Here, Are You? Naive Bayes Detection of Non-native Utterance Text"
    NAACL 2001.
    [Text abstract][gzipped postscript][PDF]

  • Rayid Ghani, Rosie Jones and Dunja Mladenic: "Using the Web to Create Minority Language Corpora",
    10th International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM-2001)
    [gzipped Postscript] [PDF]

  • Rayid Ghani, Rosie Jones and Dunja Mladenic: "On-line learning for Web query generation: finding documents matching a minority concept on the Web",
    Proceedings of the The First Asia-Pacific Conference on Web Intelligence (WI-2001)
    [gzipped Postscript]

    2000

  • Rosie Jones and Rayid Ghani: "Automatically Building a Corpus of a Minority Language from the Web"
    ACL 2000 Student Research Workshop
    [gzipped Postscript] [PDF] (version updated September 2000)

  • Rayid Ghani, Rosie Jones, Dunja Mladenic, Kamal Nigam, and Sean Slattery. "Datamining on Symbolic Knowledge Extracted from the Web".
    In KDD 2000 Text Mining Workshop
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    1999

  • Rosie Jones, Andrew McCallum, Kamal Nigam and Ellen Riloff. "Bootstrapping for Text Learning Tasks"
    in IJCAI-99 Workshop on Text Mining: Foundations, Techniques and Applications. 1999.
    [gzipped Postscript] [PDF]

  • Ellen Riloff and Rosie Jones "Learning Dictionaries for Information Extraction Using Multi-level Boot-strapping" (AAAI 1999)
    [gzipped Postscript] [PDF]

  • Oren Glickman and Rosie Jones, "Examining Machine Learning for Adaptable End-to-End Information Extraction Systems",
    AAAI 1999 Workshop on Machine Learning for Information Extraction
    [gzipped postscript] [PDF]

    1998

  • Hauptmann, A.G., Jones, R.E., Seymore, K., Siegler, M.A., Slattery, S.T., and Witbrock,M.J., "Experiments in Information Retrieval from Spoken Documents", BNTUW-98 Proceedings of the DARPA Workshop on Broadcast News Understanding Systems, Lansdowne, VA, February, 1998.
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  • Siegler, M.A., Witbrock,M.J., Slattery, S.T., Seymore, K., Jones, R.E., and Hauptmann, A.G., "Experiments in Spoken Document Retrieval at CMU",
    TREC-6 Proceedings of the 1997 Text REtrieval Conference, Gaithersburg, MD, November 19-21, 1997.
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