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Experiments with English-Persian text retrieval

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Experiments with English-Persian text retrieval
As the number of non-English documents is increasing dramatically on the web nowadays, the study and design of information retrieval systems for these languages is very important. The Persian language is the official language of Iran, Afghanistan and Tajikistan and is also spoken in some other countries in the Middle East, so there are significant amount of Persian documents available on the web. In this study, we will present and compare our English-Persian cross language text retrieval experiments on Hamshahri text collection. Also, we will present Combinatorial Translation Probability (CTP) calculation method for query translation that estimates translation probabilities based on the collection itself. Categories and Subject Descriptors H.3.3 [Information Search and Retrieval]: Information filtering, Query formulation, Retrieval models, Search process. General Terms Algorithms, Performance, Experimentation, Languages. Keywords Persian English cross language, Farsi bilingual text re...
Abolfazl AleAhmad, Hadi Amiri, Masoud Rahgozar, Fa
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Type Conference
Year 2008
Where CIKM
Authors Abolfazl AleAhmad, Hadi Amiri, Masoud Rahgozar, Farhad Oroumchian
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