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Using eye-tracking to investigate patent examiners’ information seeking process

Loizides, Fernando ORCID: and Diallo, Barrou 2014. Using eye-tracking to investigate patent examiners’ information seeking process. Presented at: IRFC 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark, 10-12 Nov 2014. Published in: David, Lamas and Paul, Buitelaar eds. Multidisciplinary Information Retrieval. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. , vol.8849 Cham, Switzerland: Springer Verlag, pp. 76-81. 10.1007/978-3-319-12979-2_7

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In this paper we present a methodology which was tested for using eye-tracking to record patent examiners’ visual attention during patent triage. The findings present ways that the eye-tracker can complement current metrics for evaluating information retrieval tools, as well as the ability to investigate further behaviors and actions which cannot be done by currently employed methods.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Computer Science & Informatics
Publisher: Springer Verlag
ISBN: 978-3-319-12978-5
ISSN: 0302-9743
Last Modified: 26 Oct 2022 07:32

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