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2021-2022 Catalog
CAP 6776: Information Retrieval and Text Mining

Course Description for Information Retrieval and Text Mining

CAP6776: Information Retrieval and Text Mining

Description: Information Retrieval (IR) and Text mining are increasingly important in this era where the use of textual data is growing in many different fields. This course will expose students to concepts and techniques of information retrieval and text mining including Retrieval models in IR, evaluation and language models, retrieval feedback, natural language processing, document representation, text classification, text clustering and labeling, document summarization, sentiment analysis, social network, and social media analysis, topic modeling, and text visualization. Students will also examine the applications and trends in text retrieval and mining.