Dr Sean MacAvaney

  • Lecturer in Machine Learning (School of Computing Science)

email: Sean.MacAvaney@glasgow.ac.uk

Room F122, Computing Science, Sir Alwyn Williams Bldg, Glasgow, G12 8QQ

ORCID iDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-8914-2659

Publications

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Number of items: 17.

2022

Kulkarni, H., MacAvaney, S. , Goharian, N. and Frieder, O. (2022) A Thresholding-Based Dynamic Depression Detection from Social Media for Low-Resource Users. In: 13th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2022), Marseille, France, 20-25 June 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Dato, D., MacAvaney, S. , Nardini, F. M., Perego, R. and Tonellotto, N. (2022) The Istella22 Dataset: Bridging Traditional and Neural Learning to Rank Evaluation. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Mackie, I., Owoicho, P. O., Gemmell, C., Fischer, S. , MacAvaney, S. and Dalton, J. (2022) CODEC: Complex Document and Entity Collection. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Datta, S., MacAvaney, S. , Ganguly, D. and Greene, D. (2022) A `Pointwise-Query, Listwise-Document' based QPP Approach. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Gupta, P. and MacAvaney, S. (2022) On Survivorship Bias in MS MARCO. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

MacAvaney, S. , Macdonald, C. and Ounis, I. (2022) Reproducing Personalised Session Search over the AOL Query Log. In: 44th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2022), Stavanger, Norway, 10-14 Apr 2022, pp. 627-640. ISBN 9783030997359 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-99736-6_42)

MacAvaney, S. , Macdonald, C. and Ounis, I. (2022) Streamlining Evaluation with ir-measures. In: 44th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2022), Stavanger, Norway, 10-14 Apr 2022, pp. 305-310. ISBN 9783030997359 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-99739-7_38)

Yang, E., MacAvaney, S. , Lewis, D. and Frieder, O. (2022) Goldilocks: Just-Right Tuning of BERT for Technology-Assisted Review. In: 44th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2022), Stavanger, Norway, 10-14 Apr 2022, pp. 502-517. ISBN 9783030997366 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-99736-6_34)

MacAvaney, S. and Macdonald, C. (2022) A Python Interface to PISA! In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Wang, X., MacAvaney, S. , Macdonald, C. and Ounis, I. (2022) An Inspection of the Reproducibility and Replicability of TCT-ColBERT. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

MacAvaney, S. , Feldman, S., Goharian, N., Downey, D. and Cohan, A. (2022) ABNIRML: Analyzing the behavior of neural IR models. Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics, 10, pp. 224-239. (doi: 10.1162/tacl_a_00457)

2021

Macdonald, C. , Tonellotto, N. , MacAvaney, S. and Ounis, I. (2021) PyTerrier: Declarative Experimentation in Python from BM25 to Dense Retrieval. In: 30th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Virtual Event Queensland, Australia, 01-05 Nov 2021, pp. 4526-4533. ISBN 9781450384469 (doi: 10.1145/3459637.3482013)

Jose, K. M., Nguyen, T., MacAvaney, S. , Dalton, J. and Yates, A. (2021) DiffIR: Exploring Differences in Ranking Models' Behavior. In: SIGIR 2021: 44th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 11-15 July 2021, pp. 2595-2599. (doi: 10.1145/3404835.3462784)

MacAvaney, S. , Mittu, A., Coppersmith, G., Leintz, J. and Resnik, P. (2021) Community-level Research on Suicidality Prediction in a Secure Environment: Overview of the CLPsych 2021 Shared Task. In: Proceedings of the Seventh Workshop on Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology: Improving Access (CLPsych 2021), 11 June 2021, pp. 70-80. ISBN 9781954085411

MacAvaney, S. , Yates, A., Feldman, S., Downey, D., Cohan, A. and Goharian, N. (2021) Simplified Data Wrangling with ir_datasets. In: SIGIR 2021: 44th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 11-15 July 2021, pp. 2429-2436. (doi: 10.1145/3404835.3463254)

Puthiya Parambath, S. , Anagnostopoulos, C. , Murray-Smith, R. , MacAvaney, S. and Zervas, E. (2021) Max-Utility Based Arm Selection Strategy for Sequential Query Recommendations. In: 13th Asian Conference on Machine Learning (ACML 2021), 17-19 Nov 2021, pp. 564-579.

Xiang, T., MacAvaney, S. , Yang, E. and Goharian, N. (2021) ToxCCIn: Toxic Content Classification with Interpretability. In: 11th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis (WASSA 2021), 19-23 Apr 2021,

This list was generated on Thu May 26 23:45:19 2022 BST.
Number of items: 17.

Articles

MacAvaney, S. , Feldman, S., Goharian, N., Downey, D. and Cohan, A. (2022) ABNIRML: Analyzing the behavior of neural IR models. Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics, 10, pp. 224-239. (doi: 10.1162/tacl_a_00457)

Conference Proceedings

Kulkarni, H., MacAvaney, S. , Goharian, N. and Frieder, O. (2022) A Thresholding-Based Dynamic Depression Detection from Social Media for Low-Resource Users. In: 13th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2022), Marseille, France, 20-25 June 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Dato, D., MacAvaney, S. , Nardini, F. M., Perego, R. and Tonellotto, N. (2022) The Istella22 Dataset: Bridging Traditional and Neural Learning to Rank Evaluation. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Mackie, I., Owoicho, P. O., Gemmell, C., Fischer, S. , MacAvaney, S. and Dalton, J. (2022) CODEC: Complex Document and Entity Collection. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Datta, S., MacAvaney, S. , Ganguly, D. and Greene, D. (2022) A `Pointwise-Query, Listwise-Document' based QPP Approach. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Gupta, P. and MacAvaney, S. (2022) On Survivorship Bias in MS MARCO. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

MacAvaney, S. , Macdonald, C. and Ounis, I. (2022) Reproducing Personalised Session Search over the AOL Query Log. In: 44th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2022), Stavanger, Norway, 10-14 Apr 2022, pp. 627-640. ISBN 9783030997359 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-99736-6_42)

MacAvaney, S. , Macdonald, C. and Ounis, I. (2022) Streamlining Evaluation with ir-measures. In: 44th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2022), Stavanger, Norway, 10-14 Apr 2022, pp. 305-310. ISBN 9783030997359 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-99739-7_38)

Yang, E., MacAvaney, S. , Lewis, D. and Frieder, O. (2022) Goldilocks: Just-Right Tuning of BERT for Technology-Assisted Review. In: 44th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR 2022), Stavanger, Norway, 10-14 Apr 2022, pp. 502-517. ISBN 9783030997366 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-99736-6_34)

MacAvaney, S. and Macdonald, C. (2022) A Python Interface to PISA! In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Wang, X., MacAvaney, S. , Macdonald, C. and Ounis, I. (2022) An Inspection of the Reproducibility and Replicability of TCT-ColBERT. In: SIGIR 2022: 45th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Madrid, Spain, 11-15 Jul 2022, (Accepted for Publication)

Macdonald, C. , Tonellotto, N. , MacAvaney, S. and Ounis, I. (2021) PyTerrier: Declarative Experimentation in Python from BM25 to Dense Retrieval. In: 30th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Virtual Event Queensland, Australia, 01-05 Nov 2021, pp. 4526-4533. ISBN 9781450384469 (doi: 10.1145/3459637.3482013)

Jose, K. M., Nguyen, T., MacAvaney, S. , Dalton, J. and Yates, A. (2021) DiffIR: Exploring Differences in Ranking Models' Behavior. In: SIGIR 2021: 44th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 11-15 July 2021, pp. 2595-2599. (doi: 10.1145/3404835.3462784)

MacAvaney, S. , Mittu, A., Coppersmith, G., Leintz, J. and Resnik, P. (2021) Community-level Research on Suicidality Prediction in a Secure Environment: Overview of the CLPsych 2021 Shared Task. In: Proceedings of the Seventh Workshop on Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology: Improving Access (CLPsych 2021), 11 June 2021, pp. 70-80. ISBN 9781954085411

MacAvaney, S. , Yates, A., Feldman, S., Downey, D., Cohan, A. and Goharian, N. (2021) Simplified Data Wrangling with ir_datasets. In: SIGIR 2021: 44th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 11-15 July 2021, pp. 2429-2436. (doi: 10.1145/3404835.3463254)

Puthiya Parambath, S. , Anagnostopoulos, C. , Murray-Smith, R. , MacAvaney, S. and Zervas, E. (2021) Max-Utility Based Arm Selection Strategy for Sequential Query Recommendations. In: 13th Asian Conference on Machine Learning (ACML 2021), 17-19 Nov 2021, pp. 564-579.

Xiang, T., MacAvaney, S. , Yang, E. and Goharian, N. (2021) ToxCCIn: Toxic Content Classification with Interpretability. In: 11th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis (WASSA 2021), 19-23 Apr 2021,

This list was generated on Thu May 26 23:45:19 2022 BST.