Marti Hearst

Professor, School of Information, , Computer Science Division
School of Information
(510) 642-8016
Research Expertise and Interest
information retrieval, human-computer interaction, user interfaces, information visualization, web search, search user interfaces, empirical computational linguistics, natural language processing, text mining, social media

In the News

December 20, 2011

Trimming time in stacks

Computer science graduate student Aditi Muralidharan has developed a sophisticated text-analyzing tool that could speed literary searches for humanities scholars and other researchers.

November 3, 2011

I School prof predicts the future of search user interfaces

School of Information professor Marti Hearst predicts the future of online search interfaces in an article in “Communications of the ACM.” According to Hearst, “user interfaces will involve support for natural human interaction.”