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Charts tracking usage of 'information retrieval'

Featured charts related to 'information retrieval':

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Interactive charts on this page show usage of the term 'information retrieval' in Ariadne articles, tracking usage from 1996 (when publication started) to present (as of most recently published issue).

Data used in these charts is drawn from all articles tagged with 'information retrieval', via our automated tagging system.

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Timeline of references to 'information retrieval'

This data chart includes two timelines:

  • 'articles' timeline tracks the number of articles that mention 'information retrieval' (per date)
  • 'total usage' timeline tracks all references throughout articles to 'information retrieval' (per date)

Relative recency of references to 'information retrieval'

This data chart highlights bands of recency:

  • numbers of articles referring to 'information retrieval' recently (within previous year), mid-term (between one and three years), and longer-term (older than three years)
  • total usage of 'information retrieval' recently (within previous year), mid-term (between one and three years), and longer-term (older than three years)

Top 10: authors most frequently referring to 'information retrieval'

This chart shows up to 10 authors most frequently using this term 'information retrieval'.

  • select author name label (near bottom of each column) to see an overview of all articles by author referring to 'information retrieval'
  • the default view of articles and total usage shows how these authors compare overall
  • de-select the 'articles' label to hide this data set and focus on how these authors compare by total usage of 'information retrieval'
  • de-select the ''total usage' label to hide this data set to focus on how these authors compare by total numbers of articles referring to 'information retrieval'

Long tail: all authors referring to 'information retrieval'

This data chart shows all authors referring to 'information retrieval', ordered by each author's number of articles mentioning this term versus total usage of this term:

  • points in red plot data related to the top 10 authors most frequently referring to 'information retrieval'
  • points in blue plot the (more or less) long tail of other authors also referring to 'information retrieval'
  • vertical axis marks the number of articles by an author referring to 'information retrieval'
  • horizontal axis marks an author's total usage of term 'information retrieval'

Note that darker points in this chart can indicate overlaps where several authors have written the same numbers of articles with the same total usage of this term 'information retrieval'.

Complete list of authors discussing 'information retrieval'

Here is a list of all authors referring to 'information retrieval', ordered by total usage of this term.

  • numbers in parentheses indicate each author's relative distribution in the chart above (total usage / number of articles).
  • author names provide links to overviews of articles by each author discussing 'information retrieval'

michael day (26/7), martin white (12/4), charles oppenheim (11/4), conrad taylor (9/3), david nichols (8/1), chris awre (7/1), sophia ananiadou (7/4), jeffrey rydberg-cox (7/2), renato iannella (6/1), alan smeaton (6/1), stephanie kenna (5/1), tony gill (5/2), paul miller (5/1), sarantos kapidakis (4/1), emma tonkin (4/2), leonard will (4/1), anna mastora (4/1), marta nogueira (3/1), john maccoll (3/3), robert john robertson (3/1), urvashi gadi (3/1), aaron krowne (3/1), shirley keane (3/2), denise lievesley (3/1), marieke guy (3/2), mahendra mahey (3/1), bridget winstanley (3/1), john keane (3/2), john mcnaught (3/2), debbie campbell (2/1), paul watry (2/1), jill r. griffiths (2/1), peter brophy (2/1), jacqueline chelin (2/1), colin harris (2/1), alison kilgour (2/2), philip hunter (2/2), panayiotis periorellis (2/1), verity brack (2/2), john gilby (2/2), isobel stark (2/2), jessie hey (2/1), julia chruszcz (2/1), walter scales (2/1), linda kerr (1/1), lyndon pugh (1/1), matthew dovey (1/1), peter williams (1/1), rachel kemsley (1/1), stephen harper (1/1), robina clayphan (1/1), steve pettifer (1/1), dean andrew jackson (1/1), philip j r day (1/1), vic lyte (1/1), sigfrid lundberg (1/1), brian bambles (1/1), stephen pinfield (1/1), alan macdougall (1/1), janifer gatenby (1/1), amy friedlander (1/1), steve richardson (1/1), lorcan dempsey (1/1), wendy taylor (1/1), helena gillis (1/1), yoshinobu kano (1/1), paul thompson (1/1), olivia walsby (1/1), yo tomita (1/1), dennis nicholson (1/1), qiping zhang (1/1), paola stillone (1/1), margaret weaver (1/1), jeremy leighton john (1/1), steve pollitt (1/1), ann chapman (1/1), jim huntingford (1/1), malcolm moffat (1/1), lesly huxley (1/1), nick gibbins (1/1), emma blagg (1/1), margaret e. i. kipp (1/1), katrina clifford (1/1), katrina dean (1/1), anders ardo (1/1), rosie jones (1/1), clare davies (1/1), dana mckay (1/1), muhammad rafiq (1/1), frances blomeley (1/1), marilyn deegan (1/1), marian hogg (1/1), wilma alexander (1/1), emma worsfold (1/1), malabika das (1/1), tessa bruce (1/1), andy powell (1/1), traugott koch (1/1), robert baxter (1/1), ian rowlands (1/1), sue manuel (1/1), liz pearce (1/1), clifford lynch (1/1), roddy macleod (1/1), joanna tiley (1/1), sophia jones (1/1), henry rzepa (1/1), andrea resmini (1/1), miriam drake (1/1), caroline thibeaud (1/1), michael a. fraser (1/1), helen williams (1/1), heather lea moulaison (1/1), catherine hanratty (1/1), edward m. corrado (1/1), michelle perrott (1/1), gordon dunsire (1/1), brian whalley (1/1), sarah rayner (1/1), tim davies (1/1), ann-sofie zettergren (1/1), pete cliff (1/1), neil smith (1/1), anne ramsden (1/1), ed fay (1/1), heather d. pfeiffer (1/1), mary rowlatt (1/1), teresa k attwood (1/1)