The Multimedia Information Retrieval Group

This website is part of the IR Group focusing on the storage and access of multimedia information via mono and multi-modal user interaction.

We have a vigorous programme of research around the following three themes:

  1. Adaptive and personalized search systems
  2. Multimodal interaction for information retrieval
  3. Multimedia mining and search

This group is led by Prof. Joemon M Jose and is instrumental in attracting external research funding, very active in organizing information retrieval activities and in producing high-class publications.

Recent research projects include: Personalized information agents, Collaborative Search Systems, Affective Search systems, Personalized news delivery, personalized multimedia information management, Interactive and adaptive video retrieval systems, context-based multimedia mining and annotation, semantic classification of multimedia objects, event detection and personalized summarization of multimedia data.