Research Interests
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2016

Frank Hopfgartner, Andreas Lommatzsch, Benjamin Kille, Martha Larson, Torben Brodt, Paolo Cremonesi, Alexandros Karatzoglou. The Potentials of Recommender Systems Challenges for Student Learning. Proceedings of CiML'16: Challenges in Machine Learning: Gaming and Education, Barcelona, Spain, 9 Dec 2016. (Extended abstract).

Hugo Jair Escalante, Vıctor Ponce-López, Jun Wan, Michael A Riegler, Baiyu Chen, Albert Clapés, Sergio Escalera, Isabelle Guyon, Xavier Baró, Pål Halvorsen, Henning Müller, Martha Larson. ChaLearn joint contest on multimedia challenges beyond visual analysis: An overview.

J. Fiscus, D. Joy, M. Michel, G. Awad, A. F. Smeaton, G. J. F. Jones, W. Kraaij, G. Quenot, M. Ritter, M. Eskevich, R. Ordelman, R. Aly, B. Huet, M. Larson. TRECVID 2016: Evaluating Video Search, Video Event Detection, Localization, and Hyperlinking. 2016 TREC Video Retrieval Evaluation Notebook Paper. http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/tvpubs/tv.pubs.16.org.html

Guillaume Gravier, Claire-Hélène Demarty, Hervé Bredin, Bogdan Ionescu, Christina Boididou, Emmanuel Dellandrea, Jaeyong Choi, Michael Riegler, Richard Sutcliffe, Igor Szoke, Gareth J.F. Jones, Martha Larson. Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2016 Workshop, Hilversum, The Netherlands, October 20-21, 2016. Online: http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1739

Michael Riegler, Concetto Spampinato, Martha Larson, Carsten Griwodz, Pål Halvorsen. The MediaEval 2016 Context of Experience Task: Recommending Videos Suiting a Watching Situation. Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2016 Workshop, CEUR-WS.org.

Roberto Pagano, Paolo Cremonesi, Martha Larson, Balázs Hidasi, Domonkos Tikk, Alexandros Karatzoglou, and Massimo Quadrana. 2016. The Contextual Turn: from Context-Aware to Context-Driven Recommender Systems. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 249-252.

Tamas Motajcsek, Jean-Yves Le Moine, Martha Larson, Daniel Kohlsdorf, Andreas Lommatzsch, Domonkos Tikk, Omar Alonso, Paolo Cremonesi, Andrew Demetriou, Kristaps Dobrajs, Franca Garzotto, Ayşe Göker, Frank Hopfgartner, Davide Malagoli, Thuy Ngoc Nguyen, Jasminko Novak, Francesco Ricci, Mario Scriminaci, Marko Tkalcic, and Anna Zacchi. 2016. Algorithms Aside: Recommendation As The Lens Of Life. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 215-219.

Babak Loni, Roberto Pagano, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. 2016. Bayesian Personalized Ranking with Multi-Channel User Feedback. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 361-364.

Jeroen B. P. Vuurens, Martha Larson, and Arjen P. de Vries. 2016. Exploring Deep Space: Learning Personalized Ranking in a Semantic Space. In Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Deep Learning for Recommender Systems (DLRS 2016). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 23-28.

Fabian Abel, András Benczúr, Daniel Kohlsdorf, Martha Larson, and Róbert Pálovics. 2016. RecSys Challenge 2016: Job Recommendations. In Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 425-426.

Fabian Abel, András Benczúr, Daniel Kohlsdorf, Martha Larson, and Róbert Pálovics, eds. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM RecSys Challenge. 15 September, 2016. Boston, MA, USA. ACM.

Mario Scriminaci, Andreas Lommatzsch, Benjamin Kille, Frank Hopfgartner, Martha Larson, Davide Malagoli, Andras Sereny, Till Plumbaum. Idomaar: A Framework for Multi-dimensional Benchmarking of Recommender Algorithms. Poster Proceedings of ACM RecSys 2016, CEUR-WS.org.

Mattia Brusamento, Roberto Pagano, Martha Larson, Paolo Cremonesi. Explicit Elimination of Similarity Blocking for Session-based Recommendation. Poster Proceedings of ACM RecSys 2016, CEUR-WS.org.

Benjamin Kille, Andreas Lommatzsch, Gebrekirstos G Gebremeskel, Frank Hopfgartner, Martha Larson, Jonas Seiler, Davide Malagoli, András Serény, Torben Brodt, Arjen P De Vries. 2016, September. Overview of NewsReel'16: Multi-dimensional evaluation of real-time stream-recommendation algorithms. In International Conference of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum for European Languages. (pp. 311-331). Springer International Publishing.

Kille, B., Lommatzsch, A., Hopfgartner, F., Larson, M., Seiler, J., Malagoli, D., Serény, A. and Brodt, T., 2016. CLEF NewsREEL 2016: comparing multi-dimensional offline and online evaluation of news recommender systems. Working Notes of CLEF 2016 - Conference and Labs of the Evaluation forum Évora, Portugal, 5-8 September, 2016, CEUR-WS.org.

Corsini, F., & Larson, M. (2016). CLEF NewsREEL 2016: Image based Recommendation. Working Notes of CLEF 2016 - Conference and Labs of the Evaluation forum Évora, Portugal, 5-8 September, 2016, CEUR-WS.org.

Bates, R., Fosler-Lussier, E., Metze, F., Larson, M., Levow, G. A., & Provost, E. M. (2016). Experiences with shared resources for research and education in speech and language processing. Proc. INTERSPEECH, ISCA.

Christoph Kofler, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. 2016. User Intent in Multimedia Search: A Survey of the State of the Art and Future Challenges. ACM Comput. Surv. 49, 2, Article 36 (August 2016), 37 pages.

Demetriou, A., Larson, M., & Liem, C. C. 2016. Go With the Flow: When Listeners Use Music as Technology. In 17th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR 2016).

Kuan-Ta Chen, Omar Alonso, Martha Larson, and Irwin King. Introduction to the Special Issue on Crowd in Intelligent Systems. ACM Trans. Intell. Syst. Technol. 7, 4, Article 44 (July 2016), 2 pages.

X. Li, P. Xu, Y. Shi, M. Larson and A. Hanjalic, "Simple tag-based subclass representations for visually-varied image classes," 2016 14th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI), Bucharest, 2016. (arXiv.org: https://arxiv.org/pdf/1601.02913.pdf)

M. Riegler, V. R. Gaddam, M. Larson, R. Eg, P. Halvorsen and C. Griwodz, "Crowdsourcing as self-fulfilling prophecy: Influence of discarding workers in subjective assessment tasks," 2016 14th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI), Bucharest, 2016.

Michael Riegler, Martha Larson, Concetto Spampinato, Pål Halvorsen, Mathias Lux, Jonas Markussen, Konstantin Pogorelov, Carsten Griwodz, and Håkon Stensland. 2016. Right inflight?: a dataset for exploring the automatic prediction of movies suitable for a watching situation. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Multimedia Systems (MMSys '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 45 , 6 pages.

Frank Hopfgartner, Torben Brodt, Jonas Seiler, Benjamin Kille, Andreas Lommatzsch, Martha Larson, Roberto Turrin, and András Serény. 2016. Benchmarking News Recommendations: The CLEF NewsREEL Use Case. SIGIR Forum 49, 2 (January 2016), 129-136.

2015

R. Vliegendhart, M. Larson, B. Loni and A. Hanjalic, "Exploiting the Deep-Link Commentsphere to Support Non-Linear Video Access," in IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 17, no. 8, pp. 1372-1384, Aug. 2015.

C. Kofler, S. Bhattacharya, M. Larson, T. Chen, A. Hanjalic and S. F. Chang, "Uploader Intent for Online Video: Typology, Inference, and Applications," in IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 17, no. 8, pp. 1200-1212, Aug. 2015.

Xinchao Li, Martha Larson, Alan Hanjalic. Pairwise Geometric Matching for Large-Scale Object Retrieval, Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, CVPR 2015.

X. Li, M. Larson and A. Hanjalic, "Global-Scale Location Prediction for Social Images Using Geo-Visual Ranking," in IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 674-686, May 2015.

M. Larson, P. Kelm, A. Rae, C. Hauff, B. Thomee, M. Trevisiol, J. Choi, O. van Laere, S. Schockaert, G. J. F. Jones, P. Serdyukov, V. Murdock, and G. Friedland. The benchmark as a research catalyst: Charting the progress of geo-prediction for social multimedia. In J. Choi and G. Friedland, editors, Multimodal Location Estimation of Videos and Images. Springer, pp. 5-40. 2015.

Jaeyoung Choi, Eungchan Kim, Martha Larson, Gerald Friedland, and Alan Hanjalic. 2015. Evento 360: Social Event Discovery from Web-scale Multimedia Collection. In Proceedings of the 23rd ACM international conference on Multimedia (MM '15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 193-196.

Guillaume Gravier, Gareth F. Jones, Martha Larson, and Roeland Ordelman. 2015. Overview of the 2015 Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia. In Proceedings of the 23rd ACM international conference on Multimedia (MM '15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1347-1348

Yangyang Shi, Martha Larson, Joris Pelemans, Catholijn M Jonker, Patrick Wambacq, Pascal Wiggers, Kris Demuynck. Integrating meta-information into recurrent neural network language models. Speech Communication, Vol. 73, pp. 64-80.

Mark Melenhorst, Jasminko Novak, Isabel Micheel, Martha Larson, and Martin Boeckle. 2015. Bridging the Utilitarian-Hedonic Divide in Crowdsourcing Applications. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia (CrowdMM '15). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 9-14.

Raynor Vliegendhart, Cynthia CS Liem, MA Larson. Exploring microblog activity for the prediction of hyperlink anchors in television broadcasts. Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2015 Workshop.

Kille B. et al. (2015) Stream-Based Recommendations: Online and Offline Evaluation as a Service. In: Mothe J. et al. (eds) Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 9283. Springer

Michael Riegler, Martha Larson, Concetto Spampinato, Jonas Markussen, Pål Halvorsen, Carsten Griwodz. Introduction to a Task on Context of Experience: Recommending Videos Suiting a Watching Situation. Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2015 Workshop.

2014

Michael Riegler, Martha Larson, Mathias Lux, Christoph Kofler. How ‘How’ Reflects What’s What: Content-based Exploitation of How Users Frame Social Images, ACM Multimedia, 2014, 397-406, 2014.

Kofler, C., Linjun Yang. Larson, M., Tao Mei, Hanjalic, A., Shipeng Li, Predicting Failing Queries in Video Search, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol.16, no.7, pp.1973–1985, 2014.

Valentina Conotter, Duc-Tien Dang-Nguyen, Michael Riegler, Guilia Boato, Martha Larson, A Crowdsourced Data Set of Edited Images Online. Proceedings of the International ACM Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia (CrowdMM), pp. 49-52, 2014.

B. Loni, J. Hare, M. Georgescu, M. Riegler, X. Zhu, M. Morchid, R. Dufour, and M. Larson. Getting by with a little help from the crowd: Practical approaches to social image labeling. Proceedings of the International ACM Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia (CrowdMM), pp. 69-74, 2014.

Melenhorst, M., Menendez, M., and Larson, M. A Crowdsourcing Procedure for the Discovery of Non-Obvious Attributes of Social Images. Proceedings of the International ACM Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia (CrowdMM), pp. 45-48, 2014.

Peng Xu and Martha Larson. Users Tagging Visual Moments: A Data Set of Social Video with Timed Tags. Proceedings of the International ACM Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Multimedia (CrowdMM), pp. 45-48. 2014.

Yue Shi, Alexandros Karatzoglou, Linas Baltrunas, Martha Larson, Alan Hanjalic, CARS2: Learning Context-aware Representations for Context-Aware Recommendations, 23rd International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2014, pp. 291-300, 2014.

Karthik Yadati, Martha Larson, Cynthia C. S. Liem, Alan Hanjalic, Detecting Drops in Electronic Dance Music: Content based approaches to a socially significant music event, The 15th International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference, ISMIR 2014.

Larson, M., Melenhorst, M., Menéndez, M. and Peng Xu. Using Crowdsourcing to Capture Complexity in Human Interpretations of Multimedia Content. In: Ionescu, B. et al. Fusion in Computer Vision – Understanding Complex Visual Content, Springer, pp. 229-269, 2014.

Kofler, C., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A., Intent-Aware Video Search Result Optimization, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 1421-1433, 2014.

Soleymani, M., Larson, M., Pun, T., Hanjalic, A. Corpus Development for Affective Video Indexing. IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol 16, no. 4, pp. 1075-1089, 2014.

Yue Shi, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. 2014. Collaborative Filtering beyond the User-Item Matrix: A Survey of the State of the Art and Future Challenges. ACM Comput. Surv. 47, 1, Article 3 (May 2014)

Mieke H. R. Leyssen and Martha Larson. Towards Understanding the Implications of Social Role Manipulation in Online Tasks. In Proceedings of the ACM CSCW 2014 Workshop on Co-creating & Identity-making in CSCW, 2014.

Michael Riegler, Mathias Lux, Vincent Charvillat, Axel Carlier, Raynor Vliegendhart and Martha Larson. 2014. VideoJot: A Multifunctional Video Annotation Tool, In: Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR 2014)(demo paper)

Svetlana Kordumova, Christoph Kofler, Dennis C. Koelma, Bouke Huurnink, Bauke Freiburg, Joris Kleinveld, Manuel van Rijn, Marco van Deursen, Martha Larson and Cees G.M. Snoek. 2014. SocialZap: Catch-up on Interesting Television Fragments Discovered from Social Media. In: Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR 2014)(demo paper)

Loni B, Shi Y, Larson M., Hanjalic A. 2014. Cross-Domain Collaborative Filtering with Factorization Machines. In: Proceedings of the 36th European Conference on Information Retrieval. Proceedings of the 36th European Conference on Information Retrieval.

Dumelic, B., Larson, M., Bozzon, A. 2014. Moody Closet: Exploring Intriguing New Views on Wardrobe Recommendation. GamifIR 2014: Workshop on Gamification and Information Retrieval at ECIR 2014. (demo paper)

Babak Loni, Lei Yen Cheung, Michael Riegler, Alessandro Bozzon, Luke Gottlieb and Martha Larson. Fashion 10000: An Enriched Social Image Dataset for Fashion and Clothing. In: Proceedings of the Multimedia Systems Conference (MMSys 2014).

Valentina Conotter, Duc-Tien Dang-Nguyen, Giulia Boato, María Menéndez, and Martha Larson. 2014. Assessing the impact of image manipulation on users' perceptions of deception. In: Proc. SPIE 9014, Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XIX, 90140Y (February 25, 2014)

2013

Yangyang Shi, Martha Larson, Catholijn M Jonker. K-component recurrent neural network language models using curriculum learning. IEEE Workshop on Automatic Speech Recognition and Understanding (ASRU), 2013.

Yue Shi, Alexandros Karatzoglou, Linas Baltrunas, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. GAPfm: Optimal Top-N Recommendations for Graded Relevance Domains. CIKM 2013, short paper.

Vliegendhart, R., Loni, B., Larson, M., and Hanjalic, A. How Do We Deep-Link? Leveraging User-Contributed Time-Links for Non-Linear Video Access. ACM Multimedia 2013, short paper.

Martha Larson, Xavier Anguera, Timo Reuter, Gareth J.F. Jones, Bogdan Ionescu, Markus Schedl, Tomas Piatrik, Claudia Hauff, Mohammad Soleymani (eds). 2013. Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2013 Multimedia Benchmark Workshop, Barcelona, Spain, October 18-19, 2013. http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-1043/

Xinchao Li, Michael Riegler, Martha Larson, Alan Hanjalic. 2013.
Exploration of Feature Combination in Geo-visual Ranking for Visual Content-based Location Prediction. In: Working Notes Proceedings for the MediaEval 2013 Workshop.

Babak Loni, Martha Larson, Alessandro Bozzon, Luke Gottlieb. 2013.
Crowdsourcing for Social Multimedia at MediaEval 2013: Challenges, Data set, and Evaluation. In: Working Notes Proceedings for the MediaEval 2013 Workshop.

Martha Larson, Alan Said, Yue Shi, Domonkos Tikk, Alexandros Karatzoglou, Linas Baltrunas, Jozef Geurts, Xavier Anguera, Frank Hopfgarnter. Activating the Crowd: Exploiting User-Item Reciprocity for Recommendation. ACM RecSys 2013 Workshop CrowdRec Workshop on Crowdsourcing and Human Computation for Recommender Systems, 2013, position paper.

Yue Shi, Alexandros Karatzoglou, Linas Baltrunas, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. 2013. xCLiMF: optimizing expected reciprocal rank for data with multiple levels of relevance. In Proceedings of the 7th ACM conference on Recommender systems (RecSys '13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 431-434.

Rudinac, S., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A. Learning Crowdsourced User Preferences for Visual Summarization of Image Collections. IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol.15, no.6, pp.1231-1243.

Shi Yangyang, Larson, Martha, Wiggers Pascal, and Jonker, Catholijn M. 2013. Exploiting the succeeding words in Recurrent Neural Network Language Models. Interspeech 2013.

Shi, Yangyang, Hwang, Mei-Yuh, Yao, Kaisheng, and Larson, Martha. 2013. Speed Up of Recurrent Neural Network Language Models With Sentence Independent Subsampling Stochastic Gradient Descent. Interspeech 2013.

Shi Yangyang, Larson, Martha, Wiggers, Pascal, and Jonker, Catholijn M. 2013. K-component Adaptive Recurrent Neural Network Language Models. Text, Speech and Dialogue 2013.

Singh, Abhigyan and Larson, Martha. 2013. Narrative-driven Multimedia Tagging and Retrieval: Investigating Design and Practice for Speech-based Mobile Applications. Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia (SLAM 2013).

Rudinac, S.; Hanjalic, A.; Larson, M.,
Generating Visual Summaries of Geographic Areas Using Community Contributed Images, in IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol. 15, Issue 4, pp. 921-932.

Shi, Yue, Serdyukov, Pavel, Hanjalic, Alan and Larson, Martha Non-trivial Landmark Recommendation using Geotagged Photos, ACM Trans. Intell. Syst. Technol. 4, 3, Article 47 (July 2013), 27 pages.

Shi, Yue, Larson, Martha, and Hanjalic, Alan. 2013. Unifying rating-oriented and ranking-oriented collaborative filtering for improved recommendation, Information Sciences, Volume 229, 20 April 2013, Pages 29-39

Maria Eskevich, Gareth J.F. Jones, Shu Chen, Robin Aly, Roeland Ordelman, Danish Nadeem, Camille Guinaudeau, Guillaume Gravier, Pascale Sebillot, Tom De Nies, Pedro Debevere, Rik Van de Walle, Petra Galuscáková, Pavel Pecina, Martha Larson. Multimedia Information Seeking through Search And Hyperlinking. ACM ICMR 2013.

Xinchao Li, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. 2013. Geo-visual ranking for location prediction of social images. In Proceedings of the 3rd ACM conference on International conference on multimedia retrieval (ICMR '13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 81-88.

Martha Larson, Nitendra Rajput, Abhigyan Singh, and Saurabh Srivastava (alphabetical). I want to be Sachin Tendulkar! A Spoken English Cricket Game for Rural Students, ACM CSCW 2013.

Schmiedeke, S.; Xu, P.; Ferrané, I.; Eskevich, M.; Kofler, C.; Larson, M. A.; Estève, Y.; Lamel, L.; Jones, G. J. & Sikora, T. Blip10000: A social Video Dataset containing SPUG Content for Tagging and Retrieval ACM Multimedia Systems (MMSys 2013), 2013.

B. Loni, M. Menendez, M. Georgescu, L. Galli, C. Massari, M. Melenhorst, M. Larson, I. Altingovde, R. Vliegendhart, D. Martinenghi Fashion-focused Creative Commons Social dataset ACM Multimedia Systems (MMSys 2013), 2013.

Cynthia Liem, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic, When music makes a scene: Characterizing Music in Multimedia Contexts via User Scene Descriptions International Journal of Multimedia Information Retrieval, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 15-30, 2013.

Yue Shi, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. 2013.
Mining contextual movie similarity with matrix factorization for context-aware recommendation. ACM Trans. Intell. Syst. Technol. 4, 1, Article 16 (February 2013), 19 pages.


2012

Rudinac, S., Larson, M. and Hanjalic, A. Leveraging visual concepts and query performance prediction for semantic-theme-based video retrieval, International Journal of Multimedia Information Retrieval, vol. 1, issue 4, pp. 263-280, 2012.

Alan Hanjalic, Christoph Kofler, and Martha Larson (alphabetical). 2012. Intent and its discontents: the user at the wheel of the online video search engine. ACM Multimedia 2012, pp. 1239-1248.

Christoph Kofler, Linjun Yang, Martha Larson, Tao Mei, Alan Hanjalic, and Shipeng Li. 2012. When video search goes wrong: predicting query failure using search engine logs and visual search results. ACM Multimedia 2012, pp. 319-328.

Raynor Vliegendhart, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. 2012. LikeLines: collecting timecode-level feedback for web videos through user interactions. ACM Multimedia 2012, pp. 1271-1272. (Demo paper)

Robin Aly and Martha Larson. Detector Performance Prediction Using Set Annotations. Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Adaptive Mulitmedia Retrieval (AMR 2012).

Martha Larson, Sebastian Schmiedeke, Pascal Kelm, Adam Rae, Vasileios Merzaris, Tomas Piatrik, Mohammad Soleymani, Florian Metze, Gareth Jones (eds.), Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2012 Workshop, Santa Croce in Fossabanda, Pisa, Italy, October 4-5, 2012. http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-927/

Maria Eskevich, Gareth J.F. Jones, Shu Chen, Robin Aly, Roeland Ordelman, and Martha Larson. Search and Hyperlinking Task at MediaEval 2012. Proceedings of the MediaEval 2012 Workshop, Pisa, Italy, 2012.

Xinchao Li, Claudia Hauff, Martha A. Larson, Alan Hanjalic, Preliminary Exploration of the Use of Geographical Information for Content-based Geo-tagging of Social Video, Proceedings of the MediaEval 2012 Workshop, Pisa, Italy, 2012.

Peng Xu, Yangyang Shi, Martha A. Larson. TUD at MediaEval 2012 genre tagging task: Multi-modality video categorization with one-vs-all classifiers. Proceedings of the MediaEval 2012 Workshop, Pisa, Italy, 2012.

Yangyang Shi, Martha A. Larson, Pascal Wiggers, Catholijn M. Jonker. MediaEval 2012 Tagging Task: Prediction based on One Best List and Confusion Networks. Proceedings of the MediaEval 2012 Workshop, Pisa, Italy, 2012.

Said, A., D. Tikk, K. Stumpf, Y. Shi, M. A. Larson, and P. Cremonesi, Recommender Systems Evaluation: A 3D Benchmark, ACM RecSys 2012 International Workshop on Recommendation Utility Evaluation: Beyond RMSE (RUE '12) .

Yue Shi, Alexandros Karatzoglou, Linas Baltrunas, Martha Larson, Nuria Oliver, and Alan Hanjalic. 2012. CLiMF: learning to maximize reciprocal rank with collaborative less-is-more filtering. RecSys 2012, 139-146.

Maria Eskevich, Gareth J.F. Jones, Martha Larson, Roeland Olderman. Creating a Data Collection for Evaluating Rich Speech Retrieval. LREC 2012.

Maria Eskevich, Gareth J.F. Jones, Martha Larson, Christian Wartena, Robin Aly, Thijs Verschoor, Roeland Ordelman. Comparing Retrieval Effectiveness of Alternative Content Segmentation Methods for Internet Video Search. 10th Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing, Annecy, France, 2012.

Larson, M., Soleymani, M., Eskevich, M., Serdyukov, P., Ordelman, R. and Jones, G. J. F. 2012. The Community and the Crowd: Multimedia Benchmark Dataset Development. IEEE MultiMedia 19, 3 (July 2012), 15-23.

Vliegendhart, R., Larson, M. and Pouwelse, J. Discovering User Perceptions of Semantic Similarity in Near-duplicate Multimedia Files, CrowdSearch 2012, pp. 54-58,

Yue Shi, Xiaoxue Zhao, Jun Wang, Martha Larson, and Alan Hanjalic. 2012. Adaptive diversification of recommendation results via latent factor portfolio. SIGIR, 175-184.

Yue Shi, Alexandros Karatzoglou, Linas Baltrunas, Martha Larson, Alan Hanjalic, and Nuria Oliver
. TFMAP: optimizing MAP for top-n context-aware recommendation. SIGIR 2012, pp. 155-164.

Larson, M. and Jones, G. J. F. Spoken Content Retrieval: A Survey of Techniques and Technologies, Foundations and Trends in Information Retrieval: Vol. 5: No 4-5, 2012, pp 235-422. download .pdf


2011

Larson, M., Kofler, C., Hanjalic, A. Reading between the Tags to Predict Real-World Size-Class for Visually Depicted Objects in Images. ACM Multimedia 2011, pp. 273-282.

Kofler, C., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A. Alice's Worlds of Wonder: Exploiting Tags to Understand Images in terms of Size and Scale. ACM Multimedia 2011, Multimedia Grand Challenge, pp. 643-646.

Rudinac, S., Hanjalic, A., Larson, M., Finding Representative and Diverse Community Contributed Images to Create Visual Summaries of Geographic Areas. ACM Multimedia 2011, pp. 1109-1112.

Kofler, C., Caballero, M.L., Menendez, M., Occhianlini, V. and Larson, M. Near2me: An Authentic and Personalized Social Media-based Recommender for Travel Destinations. ACM Multimedia 2011, Workshop on Social Media, pp. 47-52.

Shi, Y., Larson, M., Hanjalic, Mining Relational Context-aware Graph for Rater Identification, Proceedings of the Workshop on Context-Aware Movie Recommendation (CAMRa '11).

Vliegendhart, R., Larson, M., Kofler, C., Eickhoff, C. and Pouwelse, J. A Peer's-Eye View: Network Term Clouds in a Peer-to-Peer System. ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2011), pp. 1909-1912.

Li, Wen, Serdyukov, P., de Vries, A., Eickhoff, C., Larson, M. The Where in the Tweet. ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2011), pp. 2473-2476.

Larson, M., Eskevich, M., Ordelman, R., Kofler, C., Schmiedeke, S., Jones, G. J. F. Overview of MediaEval 2011 rich speech retrieval task and genre tagging task. Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2011 Workshop, 2011.

Wartena, C., Larson, M. Rich Speech Retrieval Using Query Word Filter. Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2011 Workshop, 2011.

M. Larson, A. Rae, C.-H. Demarty, C. Kofler, F. Metze, R. Troncy, V. Mezaris, G.J.F. Jones (eds.), Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2011 Workshop, Pisa, Italy, September 1-2, 2011, CEUR-WS.org, online ceur-ws.org/Vol-807

Shi, Y., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A., 2011. Tags as bridges between domains: Improving recommendation with Tag-Induced Cross-Domain collaborative filtering. In: Konstan, J., Conejo, R., Marzo, J., Oliver, N. (Eds.), User Modeling, Adaption and Personalization. LNCS Vol. 6787 (UMAP 2011), pp. 305-316.

Shi, Y., Serdyukov, P., Hanjalic, A. and Larson, M. Personalized Landmark Recommendation based on Geotags from Photo Sharing Sites, Fifth International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2011), pp. 622-625.

Larson, M., Soleymani, M., Serdyukov, P., Rudinac, S., Wartena, C., Murdock, V., Friedland, G., Ordelman, R. and Jones, G.J.F. Automatic Tagging and Geotagging in Video Collections and Communities. ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR 2011), pp. 51:1-51:8.

Kofler, C., Larson, M. and Hanjalic, A. To Seek, Perchance to Fail: Expressions of User Needs in Internet Video Search. In: Clough, P. et al. (Eds.), Advances in Information Retrieval. LNCS Vol. 6611 (ECIR 2011), pp. 611-616.

Shi, Y., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A., 2011. How far are we in Trust-Aware recommendation? In: Clough, P. et al. (Eds.), Advances in Information Retrieval. LNCS Vol. 6611 (ECIR 2011), pp. 704-707.

Shi, Y., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A., 2011. Reranking collaborative filtering with multiple self-contained modalities. In: Clough, P. et al. (Eds.), Advances in Information Retrieval. LNCS Vol. 6611 (ECIR 2011), pp. 699-703.

Vliegendhart, R., Larson, M., Kofler, C., Eickhoff, C. and Pouwelse, J. Investigating Factors Influencing Crowdsourcing Tasks with High Imaginative Load CSDM 2001 (WSDM Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Search and Data Mining), 2011.

2010

Rudinac, S., Larson, M. and Hanjalic, A., Exploiting Noisy Visual Concept Detection to Improve Spoken Content based Video Retrieval. ACM Multimedia 2010, pp. 727-730, 2010.

Larson, M., Ordelman, R., Metze, F., Kraaij, W. and de Jong, F. Multimedia content with a speech track: ACM Multimedia 2010 workshop on searching spontaneous conversational speech. In Proceedings of the international conference on Multimedia (MM '10). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1747-1748. (SSCS 2010 workshop introduction)

Shi, Y., Larson, M. and Hanjalic, A. Connecting with the Collective: Self-contained Reranking for Collaborative Recommendation. ACM Multimedia Workshop on Connected Multimedia (CMM 2010).

M. Larson, M. Soleymani, P. Serdyukov, V. Murdock, G.J.F. Jones (eds.), Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2010 Workshop, Pisa, Italy, October 24, 2010, online multimediaeval.org/mediaeval2010/2010worknotes (2010)

Shi, Y., Larson, M. and Hanjalic, 2010. Mining mood-specific movie similarity with matrix factorization for context-aware recommendation. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Context-Aware Movie Recommendation (CAMRa '10). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 34-40.

Larson, M., Newman, E., Jones, G. Overview of VideoCLEF 2009: New Perspectives on Speech-Based Multimedia Content Enrichment. In: Peters, C. et al., eds. CLEF 2009 Workshop, LNCS 6242, Part II , pp. 354-368, 2010.

Larson, M., Jochems, B., Smits, E. and Ordelman, R. Exploiting Speech Recognition Transcripts for Narrative Peak Detection in Short-Form Documentaries. In: Peters, C. et al., eds. CLEF 2009 Workshop, LNCS 6242, Part II , pp. 385-392, 2010.

Schneider, D., Mertens, T., Larson, M., and Kohler, J. Contextual Verification for Open Vocabulary Spoken Term Detection. Interspeech 2010, pp. 697-700, 2010.

Jochems, B., Larson, M., Ordelman, R., Poppe, R., and Truong, K.P. Towards Affective State Modeling in Narrative and Conversational Settings. Interspeech 2010, pp. 490-493, 2010.

Shi, Y., Larson, M. and Hanjalic, List-wise Learning to Rank with Matrix Factorization for Collaborative Filtering. ACM Recommender Systems (RecSys 2010), poster paper, 2010.

Shi, Y., Larson, M. and Hanjalic, A. Towards Understanding the Challenges Facing Effective Trust-Aware Recommendation. 2nd Workshop on Recommender Systems and the Social Web (RSWeb 2010), short paper, 2010.

Besser, J., Larson, M., Hofmann, K., Podcast Search: User Goals and Retrieval Technologies, Online Information Review: The international journal of digital information research and use, Vol. 34, No. 3, pp. 395-419, 2010.

Soleymani, M. and Larson, M. Crowdsourcing for Affective Annotation of Video: Development of a Viewer-reported Boredom Corpus. In Proceedings of the SIGIR 2010 Workshop on Crowdsourcing for Search Evaluation (CSE 2010) (Runner Up Award for Innovation) slides.

Rudinac, S., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A., Visual Concept-Based Selection of Query Expansions for Spoken Content Retrieval, SIGIR 2010, poster paper.

Ramzan, N., Larson, M., Dufaux, F. and Cluver, K. The participation payoff: challenges and opportunities for multimedia access in networked communities, Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Multimedia Information Retrieval (MIR 2010), pages. 487-496, 2010.

Rudinac, S., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A., Exploiting Result Consistency to Select Query Expansions for Spoken Content Retrieval, ECIR 2010, poster paper.

Tsagkias, M., Larson, M. and de Rijke, M. Predicting Podcast Preference: An Analysis Framework and its Application, Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, Vol. 61, No. 2, pp. 374-391, February 2010.

2009

Shi, Y., Larson, M., and Hanjalic, A. Exploiting user similarity based on rated-item pools for improved user-based collaborative filtering. In Proceedings of the Third ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys 2009), pages 125-132, 2009.

Larson, M., Ordelman, R., de Jong, F., Kraaij, W., and Kohler, J. Searching multimedia content with a spontaneous conversational speech track. In Proceedings of the Seventeen ACM international Conference on Multimedia (Beijing, China, October 19 - 24, 2009). MM '09. ACM, New York, NY, 1159-1160, 2009. (SSCS 2009 workshop introduction)

Ordelman, R.J.F. and de Jong, F.M.G. and Larson, M.A. Enhanced Multimedia Content Access and Exploitation using Semantic Speech Retrieval. In: Proceedings of the Third IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing, 14-16 September 2009, Berkeley, US. pp. 521-528, 2009.

He, J., Weerkamp, W., Larson M. and de Rijke, M., An Effective Coherence Measure to Determine Topical Consistency in User Generated Content. International Journal on Document Analysis and Recognition, Vol. 12, No. 3, pages 185-203, September 2009.

Rudinac, S., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A., Visual Resampling for Pseudo-Relevance Feedback During Speech-Based Video Retrieval. Proceedings of the Workshop on Information Retrieval (WIR 2009) September 2009.

Larson, M., Newman, E., Jones, G. Overview of VideoCLEF 2008: Automatic generation of topic-based feeds for dual language audio-visual content. In: Peters, C. et al., eds. Evaluating Systems for Multilingual and Multimodal Information Access, CLEF 2008 Revised Selected Papers, LNCS 5706, 2009.

He, J., Zhang, X., Weerkamp, W., Larson, M. The University of Amsterdam at VideoCLEF 2008 In: Peters, C. et al., eds. Evaluating Systems for Multilingual and Multimodal Information Access, CLEF 2008 Revised Selected Papers, LNCS 5706, 2009.

Rudinac, S., Larson, M., Hanjalic, A., Exploiting Visual Reranking to Improve Pseudo-Relevance Feedback for Spoken-Content-Based Video Retrieval. WIAMIS 2009.

Larson M., Tsagkias E., He J., de Rijke M., Investigating the Global Semantic Impact of Speech Recognition Errors on Spoken Content Retrieval, 31st European Conference on Information Retrieval Conference (ECIR 2009).

Tsagkias E., Larson M., de Rijke M., Exploiting Surface Features for the Prediction of Podcast Preference, 31st European Conference on Information Retrieval Conference (ECIR 2009).

2008

Tsagkias M., Larson M., Weerkamp, W., de Rijke M. PodCred: A Framework for Analyzing Podcast Preference. Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Information Credibility on the Web (WICOW 2008) (Best Paper Award).

Larson, M., K. Fernie, J. Oomen and J. Cigarran (eds.) Proceedings of the ECDL 2008 Workshop on Information Access to Cultural Heritage, Aarhus, Denmark, September 18, 2008. ISBN 978-90-813489-1-1

Besser, J., Hofmann, K., Larson, M. An Exploratory Study of User Goals and Strategies in Podcast Search. Proceedings of the Workshop on Information Retrieval (WIR 2008), October 2008.

He, J., Larson, M., de Rijke, M. On the Topical Structure of the Relevance Feedback Set. Proceedings of the Workshop on Information Retrieval (WIR 2008), 2008.

Kohler, J., Larson, M., de Jong, F.M.G., Kraaij, W., Ordelman R.J.F. (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM SIGIR Workshop on Searching Spontaneous Conversational Speech, Centre for Telematics and Information Technology, Enschede, 2008.

Larson, M., Newman E., Jones G. Classification of Dual Language Audio-Visual Content: Introduction to the VideoCLEF 2008 Pilot Benchmark Evaluation Task, Proceedings of the 2nd SIGIR Workshop on Searching Spontaneous Conversational Speech (SSCS 2008), 2008.

Fuller M., Tsagias M., Newman E., Besser J., Larson M A., Jones G., de Rijke M. Using Term Clouds to Represent Segment-Level Semantic Content of Podcasts, Proceedings of the 2nd SIGIR Workshop on Searching Spontaneous Conversational Speech (SSCS 2008), 2008.

He J., Weerkamp W., Larson M., de Rijke M. Blogger, Stick to your Story: Modeling Topical Noise in Blogs with Coherence Measures, Proceedings of the SIGIR 2008 Workshop on Analytics for Noisy Unstructured Text Data (AND 2008), 2008.

Tsagias M., Larson M., de Rijke M. Term Clouds as Surrogates for User Generated Speech, Proceedings of the 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR 2008), ACM, 2008.

Carmichael, J., Larson, M., Marlow, J., Newman, E., Clough, P., Johan Oomen, J., Sav, S. Multimodal Indexing of Digital Audio-Visual Documents: A Case Study for Cultural Heritage Data. Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI 2008), 2008.

He, J., Larson, M. and de Rijke, M. Using Coherence-based Measures to Predict Query Difficulty. In: C. Macdonald et al., editors, 30th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2008), LNCS 4956, 2008.

2007

Larson, M., Jijkoun, V., Loeffler, J. and Tjong Kim Sang, E. Practical applications of stand-off annotation. Sprache und Datenverarbeitung: International Journal for Language Data Processing, 2007.

Larson, M. , Eickeler, S. and Kohler, J. Supporting Radio Archive Workflows with Vocabulary Independent Spoken Keyword Search. Proceedings of SIGIR 2007 Workshop Searching Spontaneous Conversational Speech. 2007.

Larson, M. and Kohler, J. Structured Audio Player: Supporting Radio Archive Workflows with Automatically Generated Structure Metadata. Proceedings of RIAO 2007.

2006

Biatov, K. and Larson, M. Unsupervised Speaker Clustering using Global Similarity and F0 Features. Proceedings of UkrObraz2006: The Eighth All-Ukrainian International Conference on Signal/Image Processing and Pattern Recognition. 2006.

2005

Larson, M. The Empty Object Construction and Related Phenomena. PhD Thesis, Cornell University, May 2005.

Vande Velde, L., Chatzinotas, S., Larson, M., Loeffler, J., Paliouras, G. Interactive 2D-3D digital maps for the support of emergency forces during rescue operations. Proceedings of the 12th World Congress on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2005.

Schrumpf, C., Larson, M. and Eickeler, S. Syllable-based Language Models for English Spoken Document Retrieval. Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop of the EU Network of Excellence Delos on Audio-Visual Content and Information Visualization in Digital Libraries 2005 (AVIVDiLib'05).

Loeffler, J. and Larson, M. Robust keyword spotting and mobile information retrieval for emergency team communication in the EU Project SHARE. Sprache und Datenverarbeitung: International Journal for Language Data Processing, 2005.

Larson, M., Beckers, T. and Schloegell, V. Structuring and indexing digital archives of radio broadcasters. Proceedings of: Workshop Digitale Medianarchive at the 25. Tagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik, 2005.

Jacobs, A., Ioannidis, G., Larson, M., Christodoulakis, S., Moumoutzis, N. Automatic, Context-of-Capture Based, Categorization, Structure Detection and Segmentation of News Telecasts. Delos Poster Session at European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL) 2005.

Biatov, K. and Larson, M. Speaker Clustering via Bayesian Information Criterion using a Global Similarity Constraint. Proceedings of Specom05: 10th International Conference on Speech and Computer, 2005.

2003

Paass, G., Leopold, E., Larson, M., Kindermann, J., Eickeler, S. Pi-AVIda A personalized interactive audio and video portal. American Association for Artificial Intelligence, Spring Symposium Series, Stanford, 2003.

Leopold, E., Kindermann, J., Paass, G., Volmer, S., Cavet, R., Larson, M., Eickeler, S., Kastner, T. Integrated Classification of Audio, Video and Speech using Partitions of Low-Level Features, Workshop on Multimedia Discovery and Mining in conjunction with the European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML) Dubrovnik, Croatia, 2003.

Larson, M. and Eickeler, S. Using Syllable-based Indexing Features and Language Models to improve German Spoken Document Retrieval. Eurospeech 2003.

S. Eickeler, K. Biatov, M. Larson, and J. Koehler, Two novel applications of speech recognition methods for robust spoken document retrieval, Proceedings of the DELOS Workshop on Multimedia Content in Digital Libraries, 2003.

Biatov, K., Eckes, C., Eickeler, S., Kohler, J., Larson, M., Loeffler, J. iFinder: Inhaltsbasiertes Medienmanagement durch automatische Analyse von Audio-/Videoinhalten 25. DGI-Online-Tagung, Frankfurt, 2003.

2002

Paass, G., Leopold, E., Larson, M., Kindermann, J. and Eickeler, S. SVM Classification using sequences of phonemes and syllables. In Principles of Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, LNCS, Vol. 2431, Proceedings of the 6th European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (PKDD'02).

Eickeler, S., Larson, M., Ruter, W., Kohler, J. Creation of an Annotated German Broadcast Speech Database for Spoken Document Retrieval, Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC) 2002.

Larson, M., Eickeler, S., Paass, G., Leopold, E., Kindermann, J. Exploring sub-word features and linear support vector machines for German spoken document classification. International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP) 2002.

Larson, M., Eickeler, S., Eckes, C., Biatov, K., Loeffler, J., Kohler, J.: Results of CE for Generalization of SpokenContent ISO/IEC JTC1/SC29/WG11- MPEG Proposal M8625, Klagenfurt, 2002.

Larson, M., Eickeler, S., Biatov, K., Kohler, J., Mixed-unit language models for German language automatic speech recognition. Proceedings of the conference Elektronische Sprachsignalverarbeitung (ESSV) 2002.

Biatov, K., Larson, M., Eickeler, S. Zero crossing based temporal segmentation of acoustic signals. Proceedings of the Fourth All-Ukrainian International Conference on Signal/Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, 2002.

2001

Larson, M. Structure-motivated lexicon refinements for German language large vocabulary continuous speech recognition. Proceedings of the conference Elektronische Sprachsignalverarbeitung (ESSV) 2001.

Larson, M. Sub-Word-Based Language Models for Speech Recognition: Implications for Spoken Document Retrieval. Proceedings of the Workshop on Language Modeling and Information Retrieval, Carnegie Mellon University, 2001.

Kohler, J., Biatov, K., Larson, M., Eckes, C., Eickeler, S. AGMA: Automatic Generation of Metadata for Audio-Visual Content in the Context of MPEG-7, Proceedings of Cast01, 2001.

Kohler, J., Biatov, K., Larson, M. Aufbau und Optimierung eines deutschsprachigen Spoken Document Retrieval Systems fuer Bundestagsreden, Proceedings of the conference Elektronische Sprachsignalverarbeitung (ESSV) 2001.

2000

Larson, M., Willett, D., Kohler, J., Rigoll, G. Compound splitting and lexical unit recombination for improved performance of a speech recognition system for German parliamentary speeches, International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP) 2000.