This should be my complete publication list, however, if I do not update it often enough, you can also try Google Scholar, DBLP, ORCID or ResearchGate.


  1. Benchmark on a large cohort for sleep-wake classification with machine learning techniques. Nature Digital Medicine

    J Palotti, R Mall, M Aupetit, M Rueschman, M Singh, A Sathyanarayana, S Taheri, L Fernandez-Luque
    [Bibtex, PDF]

  2. Understandability and Expertise in Consumer Health Search: Retrieving topically relevant and understandable health information on the Web. Ph.D. Thesis – TUWien.
    J Palotti
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  3. Consumer Health Search on the Web: Study of Web Page Understandability and Its Integration in Ranking Algorithms. JMIR
    J Palotti, Guido ZucconAllan Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  4. CLEF eHealth 2019 Evaluation Lab. ECIR 2019
    Liadh KellyLorraine GoeuriotHanna SuominenMariana L. NevesEvangelos KanoulasRené SpijkerLeif AzzopardiDan LiJimmy, J Palotti, Guido Zuccon
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  5. Health Lifestyle Data-Driven Applications Using Pervasive Computing. Big Book: Data, Big Challenges: A Healthcare Perspective
    Luis Fernandez-Luque, Michaël Aupetit, J Palotti, Meghna Singh, Ayman Fadlelbari, Abdelkader Baggag, Kamran Khowaja, Dena Al-Thani
    [Bibtex, PDF]


  1. MM: A new Framework for Multidimensional Evaluation of Search Engines CIKM 2018
    J Palotti, Guido ZucconAllan Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  2.  An analysis of evaluation campaigns in ad-hoc medical information retrieval: CLEF eHealth 2013 and 2014 Inf. Retr. Journal 
    Lorraine GoeuriotGareth J. F. JonesLiadh KellyJohannes LevelingMihai LupuJ PalottiGuido Zuccon
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  3. Overview of the CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2018.  CLEF 2018
    Hanna SuominenLiadh KellyLorraine GoeuriotAurélie NévéolLionel RamadierAude RobertEvangelos KanoulasRené SpijkerLeif AzzopardiDan LiJimmy, J PalottiGuido Zuccon
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  4. Overview of the CLEF 2018 Consumer Health Search Task.  CLEF 2018
    JimmyGuido Zuccon, J Palotti, Lorraine GoeuriotLiadh Kelly
    [Bibtex, PDF]


  1. Does Online Evaluation Correspond to Offline Evaluation in Query Auto-Completion? ECIR 2017
    A BampoulidisJ Palotti, J BrasseyM Lupu, A Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  2. Fixed-Cost Pooling Strategies based on IR Evaluation Measures. ECIR 2017
    A.LipaniJ Palotti, M LupuF PiroiG Zuccon,  A Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  3. Fixed Budget Pooling Strategies based on Fusion Methods. SAC 2017
    A.Lipani,M LupuJ Palotti, G Zuccon,  A Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  4. CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab Overview. CLEF 2017
    L Goeuriot, L Kelly,H SuominenA Névéol, A Robert, E Kanoulas, R Spijker, J Palotti, G Zuccon
    [Bibtex, PDFGithub]
  5. CLEF 2017 Task Overview: The IR Task at the CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab. CLEF 2017
    J Palotti, G ZucconJimmy,  P PecinaM LupuL GoeuriotL KellyA Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDFGithub]
  6. Exploring Understandability Features to Personalize Consumer Health Search. CLEF 2017
    J PalottiN Rekabsaz
  7. Leveraging Wikipedia’s Article Structure to Build Search Agents. CLEF 2017
    J Palotti


  1. Assessors Agreement: A Case Study across Assessor Type, Payment Levels, Query variations and Relevance Dimensions. CLEF 2016 [BEST PAPER AWARD]   clef2016_best_paper_award
    J PalottiG Zuccon, J BernhardtL Goeuriot, A Hanbury
    [BibtexPDF, Github, Slides]
  2. The IR Task at CLEF eHealth evaluation labs 2016: user-centred health information retrieval. CLEF 2016
    G ZucconJ PalottiL GoeuriotL KellyM Lupu, H Müller, J Budaher, A Deacon
    [Bibtex, PDF, Github, Slides]
  3. Overview of the CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2016. CLEF 2016
    L KellyL Goeuriot, H SuominenA NévéolJ PalottiG Zuccon
    [BibtexPDF, Slides]
  4. How Users Search and What They Search for in the Medical Domain – Understanding Laypeople and Experts Through Query Logs. Information Retrieval Journal 2016
    J PalottiA Hanbury, H MüllerC Kahn
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  5. Ranking Health Web Pages with Relevance and Understandability. SIGIR 2016
    J Palotti, G ZucconL GoeuriotA Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF, Github, Poster]
  6. Beyond Topical Relevance: Studying Understandability and Reliability in Consumer Health Search. SIGIR 2016
    J Palotti
    [Bibtex, PDF, Slides]
  7. Query Variations and their Effect on Comparing Information Retrieval Systems. CIKM 2016
    G Zuccon, J Palotti, A Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF, Github]
  8. Learning to Rank for Personalized E-Commerce Search at CIKM Cup 2016, CIKM Cup 2016 Workshop
    J Palotti
    [BibtexPDF, SlidesGithub]
  9. When is the time ripe for natural language processing for passage patent retrieval? CIKM 2016
    L Andersson, M LupuJ PalottiA Hanbury, A Rauber
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  10. Building Evaluation Datasets for Consumer-Oriented Information Retrieval. LREC 2016
    L GoeuriotL KellyG ZucconJ Palotti 
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  11. Interactive Exploration of Healthcare Requests. CBMI 2016
    A BampoulidisJ Palotti, J BrasseyM Lupu, S Metallidis, A Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF]


  1. The Influence of Pre-processing on the Estimation of Readability of Web Documents. CIKM 2015
    J Palotti, G ZucconA Hanbury
    [Bibtex, Github, PDF]
  2. TUW @ MediaEval 2015 Retrieving Diverse Social Images TaskMediaEval 2015
    S Sabetghadam, J PalottiN Rekabsaz, M Lupu, A Hanbury
    [Bibtex, Github, PDF]   Best system in the task ♦
  3. TUW @ TREC Clinical Decision Support Track 2015. TREC 2015
    J Palotti, A Hanbury
    [BibtexGithubPDF Second Best system in task B ♦
  4. Overview of the CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2015. CLEF 2015
    L GoeuriotL KellyH SuominenL HanlenA Névéol, C GrouinJ PalottiG Zuccon
    [Bibtex, Github, WebsitePDF]
  5. CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2015, Task 2: Retrieving Information About Medical Symptoms. CLEF 2015
    J Palotti, G ZucconL Goeuriot, L KellyA Hanbury, G JonesM LupuP Pecina
    [Bibtex, Github, WebsitePDF, Talk]
  6. Diagnose This If You Can – On the Effectiveness of Search Engines in Finding Medical Self-diagnosis Information. ECIR 2015
    G Zuccon, B Koopman, J Palotti
    [Bibtex, Github, OnTheMediaPDF]


  1. ShARe/CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2014, Task 3: User-centred Health Information Retrieval. CLEF 2014
    L Goeuriot, L Kelly, W Li, J Palotti, P Pecina, G Zuccon, A Hanbury, G Jones, H Müller
    [Bibtex, Website, PDF]
  2. Overview of the ShARe/CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2014. CLEF 2014
    L Kelly, L Goeuriot, H Suominen, T Schreck, G Leroy, D Mowery, S Velupillai, W ChapmanD Martínez, G ZucconJ Palotti
    [Bibtex, Website, PDF]
  3. User intent behind medical queries: an evaluation of entity mapping approaches with metamap and freebaseIIiX 2014
    J PalottiV Stefanov, A Hanbury
    [Bibtex, Website, PDF]
  4. Insight to Hyponymy Lexical Relation Extraction in the Patent Genre Versus Other Text Genres. IPaMin@KONVENS 2014
    L Andersson, M LupuJoão Palotti, F Piroi, A Hanbury, A Rauber
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  5. TUW @ Retrieving Diverse Social Images Task 2014. MediaEval 2014
    J PalottiN Rekabsaz, M Lupu, A Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  6. TUW @ TREC Clinical Decision Support Track. TREC 2014
    J PalottiN Rekabsaz, L AndersonA Hanbury
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  7. Exploiting health related features to infer user expertise in the medical domain. WSCD 2014
    J PalottiA HanburyH Müller
    [Bibtex, PDF]


  1. Khresmoi – Multilingual Semantic Search of Medical Text and Images. MedInfo 2013
    N Aswani, T Beckers, E Birngruber, C Boyer, A Burner, J Bystron, K Choukri, S Cruchet, H Cunningham, J Dedek, L Dolamic, R Donner, S Dungs, I Eggel, A Foncubierta-Rodriguez, N Fuhr, AFunk, A Herrera, A Gaudinat, G Georgiev, J Gobeill, L Goeuriot, P Gomez, R GreenwoodM Gschwandtner, A Hanbury, J Hajic, J Hlavácová, M Holzer, G Jones, B Jordan, M JordanK Kaderk, F Kainberger, L Kelly, S Kriewel, M Kritz, G Langs, N Lawson, D Markonis, I MartínezV Momtchev, A Masselot, H Mazo, H MüllerJ Palotti, P Pecina, K Pentchev, D PeychevN Pletneva, D Pottecher, A Roberts, P Ruch, A Sachs, M Samwald, P Schneller, V StefanovM Tinte, Z Uresová, A Vargas, D Vishnyakova
    [Bibtex, Website, PDF]


  1. Assessing documents’ credibility with genetic programming. IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation 2011
    J Palotti, T Salles, G Pappa, M Gonçalves, W Meira Jr.
    [Bibtex, PDF]


  1. Estimating the Credibility of Examples in Automatic Document Classification. JIDM 2010
    J Palotti, T Salles, G Pappa, F Arcanjo, M Gonçalves, W Meira Jr.
    [Bibtex, PDF]


  1. From an artificial neural network to a stock market day-trading system: A case study on the BM&F BOVESPA. IJCNN 2009
    L Martinez, D HoraJ Palotti, W Meira Jr., G Pappa
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  2. Modelagem de Desempenho de Plataformas Servidoras Multi-Camadas. [Portuguese] SBRC 2009
    I VianaJ Palotti, G RodriguesJ Almeida, V Almeida
    [Bibtex, PDF]


  1. Analisando os Compromissos de Segurança eEnergia no Gerenciamento Autonômico de Capacidade. [Portuguese] SBRC 2008
    I VianaJ Palotti, I CunhaJ Almeida, V Almeida
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  2. Gerenciamento Autonômico de Capacidade em Face de Ataques de Segurança. [Portuguese] SBC 2008
    I VianaJ Palotti, I CunhaJ Almeida, V Almeida
    [Bibtex, PDF]
  3. Analyzing security and energy tradeoffs in autonomic capacity management. NOMS 2008
    I Cunha, I VianaJ Palotti, J Almeida, V Almeida
    [Bibtex, PDF]