DCU at the TREC 2008 Blog Track
Bermingham, Adam and Smeaton, Alan F. and Foster, Jennifer and Hogan, Deirdre (2008) DCU at the TREC 2008 Blog Track. In: TREC 2008 - Text REtrieval Conference, Gaithersburg, MD .
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In this paper we describe our system, experiments and re-
sults from our participation in the Blog Track at TREC
2008. Dublin City University participated in the adhoc re-
trieval, opinion finding and polarised opinion finding tasks.
For opinion finding, we used a fusion of approaches based
on lexicon features, surface features and syntactic features.
Our experiments evaluated the relative usefulness of each of
the feature sets and achieved a significant improvement on
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