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Rutgers Distinguished Professor Nicholas Belkin Receives Gerard Salton Award


“Rutgers (USA) distinguished Professor Nicholas J. Belkin is the 2015 recipient of the Gerard Salton Award.
The Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval (SIGR) of the Academy of Computing Machinery (ACM) gives the award every three years. ACM is the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society. The Salton Award honors recipients for significant, sustained and continuing contributions to research in information retrieval.
Belkin, a faculty member in the Department of Library and Information Science, is the second Rutgers professor to receive the award since its 1983 inception. Distinguished Professor Emeritus Tefko Saracevic, Belkin’s SC&I colleague, is a 1997 recipient.”
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