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Congratulations Dr. Denis Savenkov!

Congratulations Dr. Denis Savenkov on successfully defending his PhD Thesis titled “Question Answering with User Generated Content”. Best wishes to him for his new journey at Facebook in Seattle as a research scientist! We will all miss you in the

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IRLab at Stone Mountain

Work hard play hard-IRLab at Stone Mountain! Happy winter break~

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Congratulation to Denis, Emory System he developed Ranks First in Live Question Answering Challenge

A question answering system, developed at Emory by a Ph.D. student Denis Savenkov, was ranked first in the LiveQA challenge, as announced at the 2016 Text Retrieval Conference (TREC 2016) on November 2016. The goal of the LiveQA challenge was

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