Investigating users' time perception during web search

Cheng Luo, Xue Li, Yiqun Liu, Tetsuya Sakai, Fan Zhang, Min Zhang, Shaoping Ma

    研究成果: Conference contribution

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    Due to the tremendous economic value of search result pages, search engine companies have invested a lot to improve their quality. Recently, much effort has been made to directly model key aspects of users' interactions with search system, for example, Benefit and Cost. Time has been widely adopted in both of the two aspects since benefit and cost must be expressed in meaningful units in practical application. Psychological studies have demonstrated that the subjectively perceived time might be different from the objective time measured by timing device and the time perception process of human beings is a effcted by some psychological factors, such as motivation and interest, which are closely related to the search process. Considering that time is usually used to describe the subject experience of search users, it is necessary to investigate the di fference between perceived time and objective time in search process. In psychology, there is a temporal illusion effect named Vierordt's law, i.e. shorter intervals tend to be overestimated while longer intervals tend to be underestimated. In this work, we carefully designed a lab-study to examine the impact of duration length on user's time perception in the context of search. Experimental results show that Vierordt's law is consistently observed in Web search environment. This work could help us to correct the estimation of users' perceived time and provide insights about the mechanism of satisfaction.

    元の言語English
    ホスト出版物のタイトルCHIIR 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 Conference Human Information Interaction and Retrieval
    出版者Association for Computing Machinery, Inc
    ページ127-136
    ページ数10
    ISBN(電子版)9781450346771
    DOI
    出版物ステータスPublished - 2017 3 7
    イベント2nd ACM SIGIR Conference on Information Interaction and Retrieval, CHIIR 2017 - Oslo, Norway
    継続期間: 2017 3 72017 3 11

    Other

    Other2nd ACM SIGIR Conference on Information Interaction and Retrieval, CHIIR 2017
    Norway
    Oslo
    期間17/3/717/3/11

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    Timing devices
    Search engines
    Costs
    Economics
    Industry

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Human-Computer Interaction
    • Information Systems

    これを引用

    Luo, C., Li, X., Liu, Y., Sakai, T., Zhang, F., Zhang, M., & Ma, S. (2017). Investigating users' time perception during web search. : CHIIR 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 Conference Human Information Interaction and Retrieval (pp. 127-136). Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. https://doi.org/10.1145/3020165.3020184

    Investigating users' time perception during web search. / Luo, Cheng; Li, Xue; Liu, Yiqun; Sakai, Tetsuya; Zhang, Fan; Zhang, Min; Ma, Shaoping.

    CHIIR 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 Conference Human Information Interaction and Retrieval. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, 2017. p. 127-136.

    研究成果: Conference contribution

    Luo, C, Li, X, Liu, Y, Sakai, T, Zhang, F, Zhang, M & Ma, S 2017, Investigating users' time perception during web search. : CHIIR 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 Conference Human Information Interaction and Retrieval. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, pp. 127-136, 2nd ACM SIGIR Conference on Information Interaction and Retrieval, CHIIR 2017, Oslo, Norway, 17/3/7. https://doi.org/10.1145/3020165.3020184
    Luo C, Li X, Liu Y, Sakai T, Zhang F, Zhang M その他. Investigating users' time perception during web search. : CHIIR 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 Conference Human Information Interaction and Retrieval. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc. 2017. p. 127-136 https://doi.org/10.1145/3020165.3020184
    Luo, Cheng ; Li, Xue ; Liu, Yiqun ; Sakai, Tetsuya ; Zhang, Fan ; Zhang, Min ; Ma, Shaoping. / Investigating users' time perception during web search. CHIIR 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 Conference Human Information Interaction and Retrieval. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, 2017. pp. 127-136
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