Information Retrieval & Search

Related Faculty

Professor
hearst@berkeley.edu
Focus: Human-computer interaction, information visualization, computational linguistics, search and information retrieval, improving MOOCs and online education
(510) 642-8016

Information Retrieval & Search news

Professor Hearst was honored for her contributions to information retrieval and computational linguistics.
A new student research project analyzes the text of Yelp restaurant reviews to automatically reveal the underlying topics discussed by the reviewers — and predict the rating the restaurant would have received based on each individual topic.
The future of search will include speech input, social searching, and natural language queries, according to I School professor Marti Hearst.