Understanding and Enhancing Queries

NSF Award IIS-0328825

PI: Brian D. Davison



Primary publications:

This research grant supports, in part, a number of projects in the WUME Lab of the Computer Science and Engineering Department at Lehigh University. Additional WUME lab publications may also be of interest.

Please contact the PI for access to query log data sets, including the 1999 and 2001 Excite query logs, the 2001 AltaVista query log, and the 2003-2007 NLANR IRCACHE query logs. In addition we have available Google query results for many of the 1999 Excite queries, the top-100 result sets of the top 14,000 queries from the 2001 Excite log sent to Google, Yahoo, Ask Jeeves, and MSN Search, and a 2004 crawl of the Swiss Web (20M pages including spam blacklist).

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0328825. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

Last modified: 19 June 2009