Information Retrieval Research Group at TH Köln

Who We Are

& What We Do

Information retrieval (IR) is the activity of obtaining information resources relevant to an information need. The best-known IR use case are search engines - the most prominent one of course is Google. The Information Retrieval Research Group at Technische Hochschule Köln (University of Applied Sciences) is doing research and development in the fields of retrieval evaluation, digital libraries, query suggestions and bibliometrics enhanced retrieval methods.

NEWSWelcome, Christin!

After she successfully defended her Ph.D. thesis at University of Trier,  Christin Kreutz joined our group today. It is our pleasure to welcome her as our new Post-Doc. Welcome on board, Christin! :-)

NEWSWe are hiring: PostDoc in Info/Data Science

In 2022 our team will grow as we are looking for a PostDoc in Data and Information Science. Please check the (German) job posting for more details. Feel free to contact Philipp Schaer with all the questions you might have!