Using NLP or NLP Resources for Information Retrieval Tasks

  title={Using NLP or NLP Resources for Information Retrieval Tasks},
  author={Alan Smeaton and Alan F. Smeaton},
1. Abstract The imact of NLP on information retrieval tasks has largely been one of promise rather than substance. While there are exceptions to this as some of the chapters in the present volume demonstrate, for the most part NLP and information retrieval have only recently started to dovetail together. In this chapter we will present a pr ecis of our experiments in information retrieval using NLP which have had mixed successover the last few years. We introduce the respective roles of NLP and… CONTINUE READING
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