Dr Harry Scells

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Overview

Publications

  • Wang, Shuai, Scells, Harrisen, Mourad, Ahmed and Zuccon, Guido (2022). Seed-Driven Document Ranking for Systematic Reviews: A Reproducibility Study. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. (pp. 686-700) Cham: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-99736-6_46

  • Wang, Shuai, Li, Hang, Scells, Harrisen, Locke, Daniel and Zuccon, Guido (2021). MeSH Term Suggestion for Systematic Review Literature Search. Australasian Document Computing Symposium, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 9 December 2021. New York, NY, United States: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3503516.3503530

  • Liu, Bing, Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido, Hua, Wen and Zhao, Genghong (2021). ActiveEA: Active learning for neural entity alignment. 2021 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, November 2021. Stroudsburg, PA, United States: Association for Computational Linguistics. doi: 10.18653/v1/2021.emnlp-main.270

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Conference Publication

  • Wang, Shuai, Li, Hang, Scells, Harrisen, Locke, Daniel and Zuccon, Guido (2021). MeSH Term Suggestion for Systematic Review Literature Search. Australasian Document Computing Symposium, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 9 December 2021. New York, NY, United States: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3503516.3503530

  • Liu, Bing, Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido, Hua, Wen and Zhao, Genghong (2021). ActiveEA: Active learning for neural entity alignment. 2021 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, November 2021. Stroudsburg, PA, United States: Association for Computational Linguistics. doi: 10.18653/v1/2021.emnlp-main.270

  • Scells, Harrisen, Jimmy, and Zuccon, Guido (2021). Big brother: a drop-in website interaction logging service. SIGIR '21: 44th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Virtual, 11 - 15 July, 2021. New York, NY, United States: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3404835.3462781

  • Qin, Kunpeng, Scells, Harrisen and Zuccon, Guido (2021). PECAN: a platform for searching chat conversations. SIGIR '21: 44th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Virtual, 11 - 15 July, 2021. New York, NY, United States: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3404835.3462791

  • Li, Hang, Scells, Harrisen and Zuccon, Guido (2020). Systematic review automation tools for end-to-end query formulation. SIGIR '20: The 43rd International ACM SIGIR conference on research and development in Information Retrieval, Virtual, July 2020. New York, NY USA: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3397271.3401402

  • Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido, Koopman, Bevan and Clark, Justin (2020). A computational approach for objectively derived systematic review search strategies. 42nd European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2020, Lisbon, Portugal, 14–17 April, 2020. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-45439-5_26

  • Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido, Koopman, Bevan and Clark, Justin (2020). Automatic Boolean query formulation for systematic review literature search. WWW '20: The Web Conference 2020, Taipei, Taiwan, April 2020. New York, United States: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3366423.3380185

  • Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido, Sharaf, Mohamed A. and Koopman, Bevan (2020). Sampling query variations for learning to rank to improve automatic Boolean query generation in systematic reviews. WWW '20: The Web Conference 2020, Taipei, Taiwan, April 2020. New York, United States: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3366423.3380075

  • Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido and Koopman, Bevan (2020). You can teach an old dog new tricks: Rank fusion applied to coordination level matching for ranking in systematic reviews. 42nd European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2020, Lisbon, Portugal, 14–17 April, 2020 . Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-45439-5_27

  • Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido and Koopman, Bevan (2019). Automatic boolean query refinement for systematic review literature search. The World Wide Web Conference - WWW '19 , San Francisco, CA United States, 13-17 May 2019. New York, NY United States: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3308558.3313544

  • Scells, Harrisen and Zuccon, Guido (2019). Ielab at the open-source IR replicability challenge 2019. 2019 Open-Source IR Replicability Challenge, OSIRRC 2019, Paris, France, 21-25 July, 2019. CEUR-WS.

  • Kelly, Liadh, Suominen, Hanna, Goeuriot, Lorraine, Neves, Mariana, Kanoulas, Evangelos, Li, Dan, Azzopardi, Leif, Spijker, Rene, Zuccon, Guido, Scells, Harrisen and Palotti, João (2019). Overview of the CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2019. 10th International Conference of the CLEF Association, CLEF 2019, Lugano, Switzerland, 9-12 September 2019. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Verlag. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-28577-7_26

  • Palotti, João, Scells, Harrisen and Zuccon, Guido (2019). Trectools: an open-source python library for information retrieval practitioners involved in TREC-like campaigns. 42nd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR 2019), Paris, France, 21-25 July 2019. New York, NY, United States: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). doi: 10.1145/3331184.3331399

  • Scells, Harrisen (2018). Improving systematic review creation with information retrieval. International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development in Information Retrieval, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, 8-12 July 2018. New York, NY, United States: ACM. doi: 10.1145/3209978.3210226

  • Scells, Harrisen, Locke, Daniel and Zuccon, Guido (2018). An information retrieval experiment framework for domain specific applications. 41st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, SIGIR 2018, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, 8-12 July 2018. New York, NY, United States: ACM Press. doi: 10.1145/3209978.3210167

  • Scells, Harrisen and Zuccon, Guido (2018). Generating better queries for systematic reviews. 41st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development in Information Retrieval, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, 8-12 July 2018. New York, NY, United States: ACM Press. doi: 10.1145/3209978.3210020

  • Scells, Harrisen, Azzopardi, Leif, Zuccon, Guido and Koopman, Bevan (2018). Query variation performance prediction for systematic reviews. The 41st International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development in Information Retrieval, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, 8-12 July 2018. New York, NY, USA: ACM Press. doi: 10.1145/3209978.3210078

  • Scells, Harrisen and Zuccon, Guido (2018). Searchrefiner: a query visualisation and understanding tool for systematic reviews. 27th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, CIKM 2018, Torino, Italy, 22-26 October 2018. New York, NY, United States: Association for Computing Machinery. doi: 10.1145/3269206.3269215

  • Locke, Daniel, Zuccon, Guido and Scells, Harrisen (2017). Automatic query generation from legal texts for case law retrieval. 13th Asia Information Retrieval Societies Conference, AIRS 2017, Jeju Island, South Korea, 22-24 November, 2017. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-70145-5_14

  • Scells, Harrisen (2017). Reducing workload of systematic review searching and screening processes. BCS-IRSG Symposium on Future Directions in Information Access (FDIA), Barcelona, Spain, 5 September 2017. London, United Kingdom: British Computer Society. doi: 10.14236/ewic/fdia2017.2

  • Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido, Koopman, Bevan, Deacon, Anthony, Azzopardi, Leif and Geva, Shlomo (2017). A test collection for evaluating retrieval of studies for inclusion in systematic reviews. 40th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Tokyo, Japan, 7-11 August 2017. New York, NY, USA: ACM Press. doi: 10.1145/3077136.3080707

  • Scells, Harrisen, Zuccon, Guido, Koopman, Bevan, Deacon, Anthony, Azzopardi, Leif and Geva, Shlomo (2017). Integrating the framing of clinical questions via PICO into the retrieval of medical literature for systematic reviews. 2017 ACM on Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, Singapore, 6-10 November 2017. New York, NY, USA: ACM Press. doi: 10.1145/3132847.3133080

  • Azzopardi, Leif, Crane, Matt, Fang, Hui, Ingersoll, Grant, Lin, Jimmy, Moshfeghi, Yashar, Scells, Harrisen, Yang, Peilin and Zuccon, Guido (2017). The Lucene for Information Access and Retrieval Research (LIARR) workshop at SIGIR 2017. 40th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Tokyo, Japan, 7-11 August 2017. New York, NY, USA: ACM Press. doi: 10.1145/3077136.3084374

Other Outputs

  • Scells, Harrisen (2021). Query Automation for Systematic Reviews. PhD Thesis, School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, The University of Queensland. doi: 10.14264/297b164