On June 16, David Graus will defend his PhD thesis “Entity of Interest” in the Agnietenkapel of the University of Amsterdam, at 10.00hrs.
Javier Rodríguez, a PhD student with the NLP team at UNED in Madrid, is visiting ILPS for a three month period from April 1, 2017 onwards.
Dat Tien Nguyen joins ILPS as a PhD student working on dataset search. He will be supervised by Maarten de Rijke.
On May 11, Ridho Reinanda will defend his PhD thesis “Entity Associations for Search” in the Agnietenkapel of the University of Amsterdam, at 10.00hrs.
On May 10, Aleksandr Chuklin will defend his PhD thesis “Understanding and Modeling Users of Modern Search Engines” in the Aulua of the University of Amsterdam, at 13.00hrs.
Evangelos Kanoulas is awarded a Google Faculty Research Award of more than 50.000 euro for his proposal on “Session-based Personalization: Models and Algorithms.”
On February 24, 2017 Masrour Zoghi will defend his PhD thesis “Dueling Bandits for Online Ranker Evaluation” in the Berkhoff room, building De Waaier (building no. 12), at the University of Twente. The laymen talk starts at 14.30, the ceremony proper at 14.45.