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Publisher: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Languages: English
Types: Other
Subjects: QA75
We propose a topic based approach lo language\ud modelling for ad-hoc Information Retrieval (IR). Many smoothed estimators used for the multinomial query model in IR rely upon the estimated background collection probabilities. In this paper, we propose a topic based language modelling approach, that uses a more informative prior based on the topical content of a document. In our experiments, the proposed model provides comparable IR performance to the standard models, but when combined in a two stage language model, it outperforms all other estimated models.
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