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Work in Progress

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer. “Research Paper Recommender Systems: A Literature Survey.”

2014

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, Marcel Genzmehr, Bela Gipp. “Utilizing Mind-Maps for Information Retrieval and User Modelling.” In Proceedings of the 22nd Conference on User Modelling, Adaption, and Personalization (UMAP). Springer, 2014 (to appear in July).

2013

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, Marcel Genzmehr, Bela Gipp, Corinna Breitinger, and Andreas Nürnberger. “Research Paper Recommender System Evaluation: A Quantitative Literature Survey.” In Proceedings of the Workshop on Reproducibility and Replication in Recommender Systems Evaluation (RepSys) at the ACM Recommender System Conference (RecSys). ACM International Conference Proceedings Series (ICPS), 2013.

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, Marcel Genzmehr, Bela Gipp, and Andreas Nürnberger. “A Comparative Analysis of Offline and Online Evaluations and Discussion of Research Paper Recommender System Evaluation.” In Proceedings of the Workshop on Reproducibility and Replication in Recommender Systems Evaluation (RepSys) at the ACM Recommender System Conference (RecSys). ACM International Conference Proceedings Series (ICPS), 2013.

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, Marcel Genzmehr, and Andreas Nürnberger. “Introducing Docear’s Research Paper Recommender System.” In Proceedings of the 13th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL’13), 459–460. ACM, 2013.

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, Marcel Genzmehr, and Andreas Nürnberger. “Persistence in Recommender Systems: Giving the Same Recommendations to the Same Users Multiple Times.” In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL 2013), edited by Trond Aalberg, Milena Dobreva, Christos Papatheodorou, Giannis Tsakonas, and Charles Farrugia, 8092:390–394. Lecture Notes of Computer Science (LNCS). Valletta, Malta: Springer, 2013.

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, Andreas Nürnberger, and Marcel Genzmehr. “The Impact of Demographics (Age and Gender) and Other User Characteristics on Evaluating Recommender Systems.” In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL 2013), edited by Trond Aalberg, Milena Dobreva, Christos Papatheodorou, Giannis Tsakonas, and Charles Farrugia, 400–404. Valletta, Malta: Springer, 2013.

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, and Marcel Genzmehr. “Docear4Word: Reference Management for Microsoft Word based on BibTeX and the Citation Style Language (CSL).” In Proceedings of the 13th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL’13), 445–446. ACM, 2013.

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, Marcel Genzmehr, and Christoph Müller. “Docears PDF Inspector: Title Extraction from PDF files.” In Proceedings of the 13th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL’13), 443–444. ACM, 2013.

Beel, Joeran, Stefan Langer, and Marcel Genzmehr. “Sponsored Vs. Organic (Research Paper) Recommendations and the Impact of Labeling.” In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL 2013), edited by Trond Aalberg, Milena Dobreva, Christos Papatheodorou, Giannis Tsakonas, and Charles Farrugia, 395–399. Valletta, Malta, 2013.

Lipinski, Mario, Kevin Yao, Joeran Beel, and Bela Gipp. “Evaluation of Header Metadata Extraction Approaches and Tools for Scientific PDF Documents.” In Proceedings of the 13th ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on Digital libraries (JCDL’13), 385–386, 2013.

2011

Joeran Beel, Bela Gipp, Stefan Langer, and Marcel Genzmehr. “Docear: An Academic Literature Suite for Searching, Organizing and Creating Academic Literature.” In Proceedings of the 11th annual international ACM/IEEE joint conference on Digital libraries, JCDL ’11, pages 465–466, New York, NY, USA, 2011. ACM.

Joeran Beel and Stefan Langer. “An Exploratory Analysis of Mind Maps.” In Proceedings of the 11th ACM Symposium on Document Engineering (DocEng’11), Mountain View, California, USA, pages 81-84 2011. ACM.

Bela Gipp, Norman Meuschke, and Joeran Beel. “Comparative Evaluation of Text- and Citation-based Plagiarism Detection Approaches using GuttenPlag.” In Proceedings of 11th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL’11), pages 255–258, Ottawa, Canada, June 2011. ACM.

Joeran Beel, Bela Gipp, Stefan Langer, Marcel Genzmehr, Erik Wilde, Andreas Nürnberger, and Jim Pitman. “Introducing Mr. DLib, a Machine-readable Digital Library.” In Proceedings of the 11th ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL‘11), 2011. ACM.

2010

Joeran Beel, Bela Gipp, and Erik Wilde. “Academic Search Engine Optimization (ASEO): Optimizing Scholarly Literature for Google Scholar and Co.” Journal of Scholarly Publishing, 41 (2): 176–190, January 2010. University of Toronto Press.

Bela Gipp and Joeran Beel. “Citation Based Plagiarism Detection – A New Approach to Identify Plagiarized Work Language Independently.” In Proceedings of the 21st ACM Conference on Hyptertext and Hypermedia (HT’10), pages 273–274, New York, NY, USA, June 2010. ACM.

Joeran Beel, Bela Gipp, Ammar Shaker, and Nick Friedrich. “SciPlore Xtract: Extracting Titles from Scientific PDF Documents by Analyzing Style Information (Font Size).” In M. Lalmas, J. Jose, A. Rauber, F. Sebastiani, and I. Frommholz, editors, Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, Proceedings of the 14th European Conference on Digital Libraries (ECDL’10), volume 6273 of Lecture Notes of Computer Science (LNCS), pages 413–416, Glasgow (UK), September 2010. Springer.

Bela Gipp, Adriana Taylor, and Joeran Beel. “Link Proximity Analysis – Clustering Websites by Examining Link Proximity.” In M. Lalmas, J. Jose, A. Rauber, F. Sebastiani, and I. Frommholz, editors, Proceedings of the 14th European Conference on Digital Libraries (ECDL’10): Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries, volume 6273 of Lecture Notes of Computer Science (LNCS), pages 449–452, September 2010. Springer.

Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp.“On the Robustness of Google Scholar Against Spam.” In Proceedings of the 21st ACM Conference on Hyptertext and Hypermedia (HT’10), pages 297–298, Toronto (CA), June 2010. ACM.

Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp. “Enhancing Information Search by Utilizing Mind Maps.” In Proceedings of the 21st ACM Conference on Hyptertext and Hypermedia (HT’10), pages 303–304, Toronto (CA), June 2010. ACM.

Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp. “Academic search engine spam and Google Scholar’s resilience against it.” Journal of Electronic Publishing, 13 (3), December 2010.

2009

Bela Gipp and Joeran Beel. “Citation Proximity Analysis (CPA) – A new approach for identifying related work based on Co-Citation Analysis.” In Birger Larsen and Jacqueline Leta, editors, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Scientometrics and Informetrics (ISSI’09), volume 2, pages 571–575, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), July 2009. International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics.

Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp. “Google Scholar’s Ranking Algorithm: The Impact of Citation Counts (An Empirical Study). In Andre Flory and Martine Collard, editors, Proceedings of the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science (RCIS’09), pages 439–446, Fez (Morocco), April 2009. IEEE.

Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp. “Google Scholar’s Ranking Algorithm: An Introductory Overview.” In Birger Larsen and Jacqueline Leta, editors, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Scientometrics and Informetrics (ISSI’09), volume 1, pages 230–241, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), July 2009. International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics. ISSN 2175-1935.

Joeran Beel, Bela Gipp, and Jan-Olaf Stiller. “Information Retrieval on Mind Maps – What could it be good for?”In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing (CollaborateCom’09), pages 1–4, Washington (USA), November 2009. IEEE.

Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp. “Google Scholar’s Ranking Algorithm: The Impact of Articles’ Age (An Empirical Study).” In Shahram Latifi, editor, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG’09), pages 160–164, Las Vegas (USA), April 2009. IEEE.

Joeran Beel, Bela Gipp, and Christoph Mueller. “’SciPlore MindMapping’ – A Tool for Creating Mind Maps Combined with PDF and Reference Management.” D-Lib Magazine, 15 (11), November 2009. Brief Online Article.

2008

Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp. “The Potential of Collaborative Document Evaluation for Science.” In George Buchanan, Masood Masoodian, and Sally Jo Cunningham, editors, 11th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL’08) Proceedings, volume 5362 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), pages 375–378, Heidelberg (Germany), December 2008. Springer.

Joeran Beel and Bela Gipp. “Collaborative Document Evaluation: An Alternative Approach to Classic Peer Review.” In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL’08), volume 31, pages 410–413, Vienna (Austria), August 2008. ISSN 1307-6884.