BAILANDO Project Publications


  Project Overviews







    Classifying Semantic Relations in Bioscience Text, Barbara Rosario and Marti Hearst, in ACL 2004.   pdf

    Citances: Citation Sentences for Semantic Analysis of Bioscience Text, Preslav Nakov, Ariel Schwartz, and Marti Hearst, in the SIGIR'04 workshop on Search and Discovery in Bioinformatics.   pdf

    Tools for loading Medline into a local relational database Diane E. Oliver, Gaurav Bhalotia, Ariel S. Schwartz, Russ B. Altman, Marti A. Hearst, BMC Bioinformatics 2004, (7Oct2004) Available at BioMedCentral

    Nearly-Automated Metadata Hierarchy Creation, Emilia Stoica and Marti Hearst, in HLT-NAACL'04, Companion Volume, Boston, May 2004. pdf


    Yee, K-P., Swearingen, K., Li, K., and Hearst, M., Faceted Metadata for Image Search and Browsing, in CHI 2003. pdf

    Yee, K-P. Peephole Displays: Pen Interaction on Spatially Aware Handheld Computers, in CHI 2003. pdf

    Ariel Schwartz and Marti Hearst, A Simple Algorithm for Identifying Abbreviation Definitions in Biomedical Text, in the Proceedings of the Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing (PSB 2003), Kauai, Jan 2003. pdf


    Marti Hearst, Jennifer English, Rashmi Sinha, Kirsten Swearingen, and Ping Yee, Finding the Flow in Web Site Search, Communications of the ACM, 45 (9), September 2002, pp.42-49. pdf

    Rosario, B. Hearst, M. and Fillmore, C., The Descent of Hierarchy, and Selection in Relational Semantics, in ACL-02, July, 2002. pdf   ps

    Ivory, M. and Hearst, M., Improving Web Site Design , IEEE Internet Computing, Special Issue on Usability and the Web , 6 (2), March/April 2002, 56-63. pdf

    Ivory, M. and Hearst, M., Statistical Profiles of Highly Rated Web Sites, Proceedings of ACM CHI 02 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, April, 2002. pdf

    English, J., Hearst, M., Sinha, R., Swearingen, K., and Yee, P., Hierarchical Faceted Metadata in Site Search Interfaces Proceedings of ACM CHI 02 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference Companion, April 2002. pdf

    Sinha, R, and Swearingen, K., The Role of Transparency in Recommender Systems Proceedings of ACM CHI 02 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference Companion, April 2002.   pdf

    Pevzner, L., and Hearst, M., A Critique and Improvement of an Evaluation Metric for Text Segmentation,, Computational Linguistics,, 21 (1), March 2002, pp. 19-36   pdf  ps

    Elliott, A., and Hearst, M., A Comparison of the Affordances of a Digital Desk and Tablet for Architectural Image Use Tasks, in the International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 56 (2), February 2002, 173-197.   pdf  ps


    Rosario, B., and Hearst, M., Classifying the Semantic Relations in Noun Compounds via a Domain-Specific Lexical Hierarchy, in the Proceedings of EMNLP '01, Pittsburgh, PA, June 2001.   pdf   ps

    Sinha, R., Hearst, M., Ivory, M., and Draisin, M., Content or Graphics? An Empirical Analysis of Criteria for Award-Winning Websites, in the Proceedings of the 7th Conference on Human Factors and the Web (HFWeb '01), June 2001.   pdf.

    Ivory, M., Sinha, R., and Hearst, M., Empirically Validated Web Page Design Metrics, in the Proceedings of ACM CHI 01 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, March, 2001. postscript (550k), pdf (62k).

    Yee, P., Fischer, D., Dhamija, R., and Hearst, M., Animated Exploration of Graphs with Radial Layout, in IEEE Infovis Symposium, 2001. pdf

    Ivory, M. and Hearst, M., The State of the Art in Automated Usability Evaluation of User Interfaces, in ACM Computing Surveys, 33 (4), December 2001, 173-197. pdf (420k),


    Hearst, M., Next Generation Web Search: Setting Our Sites, in In IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin, Special issue on Next Generation Web Search, Luis Gravano (Ed.), September 2000. ps postscript html

    Ivory, M., Sinha, R., and Hearst, M. Preliminary Findings on Quantitative Measures for Distinguishing Highly Rated Information-Centric Web Pages in the Proceedings of 6th Conference on Human Factors and the Web, (HFWeb), Austin, Texas, 2000. pdf

    Ivory, M., Web TANGO: Towards Automated Comparison of Information-centric Web Site Designs, Proceedings of ACM CHI 00 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Student Posters, April, 2000. Extended Abstract. pdf

    Elliott, A. and Hearst, M. How Large Should a Digital Desk Be? Qualitative Results of a Comparative Study in the Proceedings of CHI'00, Conference Companion, The Hague, Netherlands, 2000. pdf (71K)


    Hearst, M. User Interfaces and Visualization, in Modern Information Retrieval edited by Ricardo Baeza-Yates and Berthier Ribeiro-Neto, Addison-Wesley Longman Publishing Company, 1999. html

    Hearst, M. Untangling Text Data Mining, in the Proceedings of ACL'99: the 37th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, University of Maryland, June 20-26, 1999 (invited paper). html

    Chen, M., Hearst, M., Hong, J., and Lin, J. Cha-Cha: A System for Organizing Intranet Search Results in the Proceedings of the 2nd USENIX Symposium on Internet Technologies and SYSTEMS (USITS), Boulder, CO, October 11-14, 1999. html postscript (gz) (670K)

    Hearst, M. When Information Technology Goes Social. IEEE Intelligent Systems (Jan/Feb 1999) as part of a suite of three essays by Hearst, M., Grudin, J., and Wellman, B., The changing relationship between information technology and society. pdf (260K)


    Hearst, M.,  Automated Discovery of WordNet Relations, in WordNet: An Electronic Lexical Database, Christiane Fellbaum (ed.), MIT Press, 1998.

    Chen, M. and Hearst, H., Presenting Web Site Search Results in Context: A Demonstration, in the Proceedings of the 21st Annual International ACM/SIGIR Conference, Melbourne, Australia, August 1998.


    Hearst, M. Interfaces for Searching the Web Scientific American, March 1997. html (at Scientific American)

    Hearst, M. , TextTiling: Segmenting Text into Multi-Paragraph Subtopic Passages, Computational Linguistics, 23 (1), 33-64, March 1997.

    Palmer, D., and Hearst, M. , Adaptive Multilingual Sentence Boundary Disambiguation, Computational Linguistics, 23 (2), 241-168, June 1997.

    Hearst, M. and Karadi, C. Cat-a-Cone: An Interactive Interface for Specifying Searches and Viewing Retrieval Results using a Large Category Hierarchy, Proceedings of the 20th Annual International ACM/SIGIR Conference , Philadelphia, PA, July 1997. postscript (7.8M) postscript (gz) html

    Hearst, M. and Karadi, C. Searching and Browsing Text Collections with Large Category Hierarchies, Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Conference Companion, Atlanta GA, March 1997.


    Hearst, M. and Pedersen, P. Reexamining the Cluster Hypothesis: Scatter/Gather on Retrieval Results, Proceedings of 19th Annual International ACM/SIGIR Conference, Zurich, 1996. postscript (1.3M) postscript (gz)

    Hearst, M., Improving Full-Text Precision on Short Queries using Simple Constraints, Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Symposium on Document Analysis and Information Retrieval (SDAIR), Las Vegas, NV, April 1996. postscript (1.3M) postscript (gz)

    Hearst, M. and Schütze, H.,  Customizing a Lexicon to Better Suit a Computational Task, Corpus Processing for Lexical Acquisition, Bran Boguraev and James Pustejovsky (eds.), MIT Press, 1996.

    Hearst, M. and Hirsh, H. (Eds.), Working notes of the AAAI Spring Symposium on Machine Learning in Information Access, March 1996, AAAI Press.


    Rao, R., Pedersen, J. O., Hearst, M. A., et al.,  Rich Interaction in the Digital Library, Communications of the ACM, 38 (4), 29-39, April 1995.

    Hearst, M., Pedersen, J., and Karger, D.,  Scatter/Gather as a Tool for the Analysis of Retrieval Results, Working Notes of the AAAI Fall Symposium on AI Applications in Knowledge Navigation, November 1995, Cambridge, MA.

    Hearst, M. , TileBars: Visualization of Term Distribution Information in Full Text Information Access, Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 59-66, Denver, CO, May 1995. postscript (6.5M) postscript (gz)