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By Author: Micha Elsner · Eric Fosler-Lussier · Denis Griffis · David M Howcroft · Evan Jaffe · Lifeng Jin · Joo-Kyung Kim · David King · Marie-Catherine de Marneffe · Alan Ritter · Chaitanya Shivade · Marten van Schijndel · Michael White ·

2016

Denis R Griffis, Chaitanya Shivade, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Albert M Lai. A quantitative and qualitative evaluation of sentence boundary detection for the clinical domain. AMIA Summits on Translational Science Proceedings, 2016, 2016. [ bib | .pdf ]

Rajakrishnan Rajkumar, Marten van Schijndel, Michael White, and William Schuler. Investigating Locality Effects and Surprisal in Written English Syntactic Choice Phenomena. Cognition, 155:204--232, October 2016. [ bib | .pdf | http ]

Alessandra Zarcone, Marten van Schijndel, Jorrig Vogels, and Vera Demberg. Salience and attention in surprisal-based accounts of language processing. Frontiers in Psychology, 7(844), June 2016. [ bib | DOI | .pdf | http ]

2015

Alasdair DF Clarke, Micha Elsner, and Hannah Rohde. Giving good directions: order of mention reflects visual salience. Frontiers in psychology, 6, 2015. [ bib | .pdf ]

Micha Elsner. Abstract Representations of Plot Struture. LiLT (Linguistic Issues in Language Technology), 12, 2015. [ bib | .pdf ]

Evan Jaffe, Lifeng Jin, David King, and Marten van Schijndel. Azmat: Sentence similarity using associative matrices. In Proceedings of Semeval 2015, pages 159--163, Denver, Colorado, USA, June 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Evan Jaffe, Michael White, William Schuler, Eric Fosler-Lussier, Alex Rosenfeld, and Douglas Danforth. Interpreting Questions with a Log-Linear Ranking Model in a Virtual Patient Dialogue System. In Proceedings of the Tenth Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications, pages 86--96, Denver, Colorado, June 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Lifeng Jin and Marie-Catherine de Marneffe. The Overall Markedness of Discourse Relations. In Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 1114--1119, Lisbon, Portugal, September 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Lifeng Jin and William Schuler. A Comparison of Word Similarity Performance Using Explanatory and Non-explanatory Texts. In Proceedings of the 2015 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, pages 990--994, Denver, Colorado, May--June 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Herman Kamper, Micha Elsner, Aren Jansen, and Sharon Goldwater. Unsupervised neural network based feature extraction using weak top-down constraints. In ICASSP, 2015. [ bib | .pdf ]

Joo-Kyung Kim, Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, and Eric Fosler-Lussier. Neural word embeddings with multiplicative feature interactions for tensor-based compositions. In Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Vector Space Modeling for Natural Language Processing, pages 143--150, Denver, Colorado, June 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Chaitanya Shivade, Courtney Hebert, Marcelo Loptegui, Marie Catherine de Marneffe, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Albert M. Lai. Textual Inference for Eligibility Criteria Resolution in Clinical trials. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 2015. [ bib ]

Chaitanya Shivade, Pranav Malewadkar, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Albert M. Lai. Comparison of UMLS terminologies to identify risk of heart disease in clinical notes. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 2015. [ bib ]

Chaitanya Shivade, Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, Eric Fosler-lussier, and Albert M Lai. Corpus-based discovery of semantic intensity scales. In Proceedings of the North American Association of Computational Linguistics Annual Meeting (NAACL), pages 483--493, Denver, Colorado, June 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Chaitanya Shivade, Marie Catherine de Marneffe, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Albert M Lai. Extending NegEx with Kernel Methods for Negation Detection in Clinical Text. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Extra-Propositional Aspects of Meaning in Computational Semantics, NAACL 2015, pages 41--46, Denver, Colorado, June 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marten van Schijndel, Brian Murphy, and William Schuler. Evidence of syntactic working memory usage in MEG data. In Proceedings of the 6th Annual Workshop on Cognitive Modeling and Computational Linguistics (CMCL 2015), pages 79--88, Denver, Colorado, USA, June 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marten van Schijndel and William Schuler. Hierarchic syntax improves reading time prediction. In Proceedings of NAACL 2015, pages 1597--1605, Denver, Colorado, USA, June 2015. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Michael White and David M. Howcroft. Inducing Clause-Combining Rules: A Case Study with the SPaRKy Restaurant Corpus. In Proc. ENLG-15, 2015. [ bib | .pdf ]

2014

Justin Betteridge, Alan Ritter, and Tom M. Mitchell. Assuming Facts Are Expressed More Than Once. In Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, Timothy Dozat, Natalia Silveira, Katri Haverinen, Filip Ginter, Joakim Nivre, and Christopher D Manning. Universal Stanford Dependencies: A cross-linguistic typology. In Proceedings of the 9th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]

Manjuan Duan and Michael White. That's Not What I Meant! Using Parsers to Avoid Structural Ambiguities in Generated Text. In Proc. ACL-14, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]

Micha Elsner, Hannah Rohde, and Alasdair Clarke. Information Structure Prediction for Visual-world Referring Expressions. In Proceedings of the 14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, pages 520--529, Gothenburg, Sweden, April 2014. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Jiwei Li Li, Alan Ritter, and Eduard H. Hovy. Weakly Supervised User Profile Extraction from Twitter. In Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]

Jiwei Li Li, Alan Ritter, Claire Cardie, and Eduard H. Hovy. Major Life Event Extraction from Twitter based on Congratulations/Condolences Speech Acts. In EMNLP, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]

Rajakrishnan Rajkumar and Michael White. Better Surface Realization through Psycholinguistics. Language and Linguistics Compass, 8(10):428--448, 2014. [ bib | DOI | http ]

Chaitanya Shivade, James Cormack, and David Milward. Precise Medication Extraction using Agile Text Mining. In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Health Text Mining and Information Analysis, EACL, pages 75--79, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]

Natalia Silveira, Timothy Dozat, Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, Samuel Bowman, Miriam Connor, John Bauer, and Christopher D. Manning. A Gold Standard Dependency Corpus for English. In Proceedings of the 9th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]

Kairit Sirts, Jacob Eisenstein, Micha Elsner, and Sharon Goldwater. POS induction with distributional and morphological information using a distance-dependent Chinese restaurant process. In Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 2: Short Papers), pages 265--271, Baltimore, Maryland, June 2014. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marten van Schijndel and Micha Elsner. Bootstrapping into Filler-Gap: An Acquisition Story. In Proceedings of ACL 2014, pages 1084--1093, Baltimore, Maryland, June 2014. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marten van Schijndel, William Schuler, and Peter W. Culicover. Frequency Effects in the Processing of Unbounded Dependencies. In Proceedings of CogSci 2014, pages 1658--1663, Quebec, QC, CA, July 2014. Cognitive Science Society. [ bib | .pdf ]

Michael White. Towards Surface Realization with CCGs Induced from Dependencies. In Proc. INLG-14, 2014. [ bib | .pdf ]

Michael White, Rajakrishnan Rajkumar, Kiwako Ito, and Shari R. Speer. Eye tracking for the online evaluation of prosody in speech synthesis. In Amanda Stent and Srinivas Bangalore, editors, Natural Language Generation in Interactive Systems, chapter 12, pages 281--301. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2014. ISBN 978-1-107-01002-4. [ bib ]

2013

Alasdair Daniel Francis Clarke, Micha Elsner, and Hannah Rohde. Where's Wally: The influence of visual salience on referring expression generation. Frontiers in Psychology, 4(329), 2013. [ bib | DOI | .pdf | Abstract ]

Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, Miriam Connor, Natalia Silveira, Samuel R. Bowman, Timothy Dozat, and Christopher D. Manning. More constructions, more genres: Extending Stanford Dependencies. DepLing 2013, 2013. [ bib | .pdf ]

Leon Derczynski, Alan Ritter, Sam Clark, and Kalina Bontcheva. Twitter Part-of-Speech Tagging for All: Overcoming Sparse and Noisy Data. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing. Association for Computational Linguistics, 2013. [ bib | .pdf ]

Manjuan Duan, Micha Elsner, and Marie-Catherine de Marneffe. Visual and linguistic predictors for the definiteness of referring expressions. In Proceedings of the 17th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue (SemDial), Amsterdam, 2013. [ bib | .pdf ]

Eric Fosler-Lussier, Yanzhang He, Preethi Jyothi, and Rohit Prabhavalkar. Conditional Random Fields in Speech, Audio and Language Processing. Proceedings of the IEEE, 101(5):1054--1075, 2013. [ bib ]

Eric Fosler-Lussier, Preethi Jyothi, Joseph Keshet, Karen Livescu, Rohit Prabhavalkar, and Hao Tang. Discriminative learning with latent articulatory variables. In Workshop on Speech Production in Automatic Speech Recognition, page 2pp abstract, Lyon, France, 2013. [ bib ]

William Hartmann, Arun Narayanan, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and DeLiang Wang. A Direct Masking Approach to Robust ASR. IEEE Transactions on Acoustics, Speech, and Language Processing, 21(10):1993--2005, Oct 2013. [ bib ]

David Howcroft, Crystal Nakatsu, and Michael White. Enhancing the Expression of Contrast in the SPaRKy Restaurant Corpus. In Proceedings of the 14th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation (ENLG-13), pages 30--39, Sofia, Bulgaria, August 2013. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Preethi Jyothi, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Karen Livescu. Discriminative Training of WFST Factors with Application to Pronunciation Modeling. In Proceedings of Interspeech, page 5pp, 2013. [ bib ]

Joo-Kyung Kim and Marie-Catherine de Marneffe. Deriving Adjectival Scales from Continuous Space Word Representations. In Proceedings of the 2013 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 1625--1630, Seattle, Washington, USA, October 2013. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Florian Metze, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Rebecca Bates. The Speech Recognition Virtual Kitchen. In Proceedings of Interspeech (Show and Tell Session), page 3pp, 2013. [ bib ]

Rohit Prabhavalkar, Karen Livescu, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Joseph Keshet. Discriminative Articulatory Models for Spoken Term Detection in Low-Resource Conversational Settings. In Proceedings of ICASSP, page 5pp, 2013. [ bib ]

Alan Ritter, Luke Zettlemoyer, Mausam, and Oren Etzioni. Modeling Missing Data in Distant Supervision for Information Extraction. TACL, 1:367--378, 2013. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marta Recasens, Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, and Christopher Potts. The Life and Death of Discourse Entities: Identifying Singleton Mentions. In Proceedings of the 2013 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, pages 627--633, Atlanta, Georgia, June 2013. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marten van Schijndel, Andy Exley, and William Schuler. A Model of Language Processing as Hierarchic Sequential Prediction. Topics in Cognitive Science, 5:522--540, July 2013. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marten van Schijndel, Luan Nguyen, and William Schuler. An Analysis of Memory-based Processing Costs using Incremental Deep Syntactic Dependency Parsing. In Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Workshop on Cognitive Modeling and Computational Linguistics (CMCL), pages 37--46, Sofia, Bulgaria, August 2013. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marten van Schijndel and William Schuler. An Analysis of Frequency- and Memory-Based Processing Costs. In Proceedings of NAACL 2013, pages 95--105, Atlanta, Georgia, June 2013. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

2012

Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, Christopher D. Manning, and Christopher Potts. Did it happen? the pragmatic complexity of veridicality assessment. Computational Linguistics, 38(2):301--333, June 2012. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]

Marie-Catherine de Marneffe, Scott Grimm, Inbal Arnon, Susannah Kirby, and Joan Bresnan. A statistical model of grammatical choices in child production of datives sentences. Language and Cognitive Processes, 27(1):25--61, 2012. [ bib | .pdf ]

Micha Elsner, Sharon Goldwater, and Jacob Eisenstein. Bootstrapping a Unified Model of Lexical and Phonetic Acquisition. In Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 1: Long Papers), pages 184--193, Jeju Island, Korea, July 2012. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf | slides ]

Micha Elsner. Character-based kernels for novelistic plot structure. In Proceedings of the 13th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, pages 634--644, Avignon, France, April 2012. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf | slides ]

Eric Fosler-Lussier, Ellen Riloff, and Srinivas Bangalore, editors. Proceedings of the North American Association for Computational Linguistics Annual Meeting: Human Language Technologies Conference, Montreal, Canada, 2012. [ bib ]

Mark J.F. Gales, Shinji Watanabe, and Eric Fosler-Lussier. Structured Discriminative Models for Speech Recognition. Signal Processing Magazine, 29(6):70--81, Nov 2012. [ bib ]

William Hartmann and Eric Fosler-Lussier. ASR-Driven Top-Down Binary Mask Estimation Using Spectral Priors. In Proc. ICASSP, 2012. [ bib ]

William Hartmann and Eric Fosler-Lussier. Improved Model Selection for the ASR-Driven Binary Mask. In Interspeech, page 4pp, 2012. [ bib ]

Yanzhang He and Eric Fosler-Lussier. Efficient Segmental Conditional Random Fields for One-Pass Phone Recognition. In Interspeech, page 4pp, 2012. [ bib ]

Elias Iosif, Maria Giannoudaki, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Alex Potamianos. Associative and Semantic Features Extracted From Web-Harvested Corpora. In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2012), Istanbul, Turkey, 2012. [ bib ]

Preethi Jyothi, L. Johnson, C. Chelba, and B. Strope. Distributed Discriminative Language Models for Google Voice-Search. In Proc. ICASSP, 2012. [ bib ]

Preethi Jyothi, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Karen Livescu. Discriminatively learning factorized finite state pronunciation models from dynamic Bayesian networks. In Interspeech, page 4pp, 2012. [ bib ]

Vinh Ngoc Khuc, Chaitanya Shivade, Rajiv Ramnath, and Jay Ramanathan. Towards building large-scale distributed systems for twitter sentiment analysis. In Proceedings of the 27th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing - SAC '12, page 459, New York, New York, USA, March 2012. ACM Press. [ bib | DOI | .pdf ]

Karen Livescu, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Florian Metze. Sub-word Modeling for Automatic Speech Recognition. Signal Processing Magazine, 29(6):44--57, Nov 2012. [ bib ]

Yi Ma, Ritu Singh, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Robert Lofthus. Comparing human versus automatic feature extraction for fine-grained elementary readability assessment. In NAACL HLT Workshop on Predicting and Improving Text Readability for Target Reader Populations, pages 58--64, 2012. [ bib ]

Yi Ma, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Robert Lofthus. Ranking-based readability assessment for early primary children's literature. In North American Association for Computational Linguistics Annual Meeting - Human Language Technologies Conference (NAACL HLT 2012), Short Paper Track, 2012. [ bib ]

Dennis N. Mehay and Michael White. Shallow and Deep Paraphrasing for Improved Machine Translation Parameter Optimization. In Proceedings of the AMTA 2012 Workshop on Monolingual Machine Translation (MONOMT 2012), pages 27--30, 2012. [ bib | .pdf ]

Florian Metze and Eric Fosler-Lussier. The Speech Recognition Virtual Kitchen: An Initial Prototype. In Interspeech (Demo Session), page 2pp, 2012. [ bib ]

Luan Nguyen, Marten van Schijndel, and William Schuler. Accurate Unbounded Dependency Recovery using Generalized Categorial Grammars. In Proceedings of COLING 2012, pages 2125--2140, Mumbai, India, December 2012. The COLING 2012 Organizing Committee. [ bib | .pdf ]

Rohit Prabhavalkar, Joseph Keshet, Karen Livescu, and Eric Fosler-Lussier. Discriminative Spoken Term Detection with Limited Data. In Symposium on Machine Learning in Speech and Language Processing (MLSLP), page 4pp, 2012. [ bib ]

Rohit Prabhavalkar and Jasha Droppo. A Chunk-based Phonetic Score for Mobile Voice Search. In Proc. ICASSP, 2012. [ bib ]

Preethi Raghavan, Eric Fosler-Lussier, Chris Brew, and Albert Lai. Medical Event Coreference Resolution using the UMLS Metathesaurus and Temporal Reasoning. In ACM SIGHIT International Health Informatics Symposium, 2012. [ bib ]

Preethi Raghavan, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Albert Lai. Exploring Semi-Supervised Coreference Resolution of Medical Concepts using Semantic and Temporal Features. In North American Association for Computational Linguistics Annual Meeting - Human Language Technologies Conference (NAACL HLT 2012), 2012. [ bib ]

Preethi Raghavan, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Albert Lai. Inter-Annotator Reliability of Medical Events, Coreferences and Temporal Relations in Clinical Narratives by Annotators with Varying Levels of Clinical Expertise. In AMIA Annual Symposium, pages 1366--1374, 2012. [ bib ]

Preethi Raghavan, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Albert Lai. Learning to Temporally Order Medical Events in Clinical Text. In Association for Computational Linguistics Annual Meeting (ACL 2012), page 5pp, 2012. [ bib ]

Preethi Raghavan, Eric Fosler-Lussier, and Albert Lai. Temporal Classification of Medical Events. In Proceedings of the 2012 Workshop on Biomedical Natural Language Processing (BioNLP 2012), pages 29--37, 2012. [ bib ]

Alan Ritter, Mausam, Oren Etzioni, and Sam Clark. Open Domain Event Extraction from Twitter. In Proceedings of the 18th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, KDD '12, 2012. [ bib | .pdf ]

Kapil Thadani, Scott Martin, and Michael White. A Joint Phrasal and Dependency Model for Paraphrase Alignment. In Proceedings of COLING 2012: Posters, pages 1229--1238, Mumbai, India, December 2012. The COLING 2012 Organizing Committee. [ bib | .pdf ]

Marten van Schijndel, Andy Exley, and William Schuler. Connectionist-Inspired Incremental PCFG Parsing. In Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Cognitive Modeling and Computational Linguistics (CMCL 2012), pages 51--60, Montréal, Canada, June 2012. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Michael White. Shared Task Proposal: Syntactic Paraphrase Ranking. In INLG 2012 Proceedings of the Seventh International Natural Language Generation Conference, pages 150--153, Utica, IL, May 2012. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Michael White and Rajakrishnan Rajkumar. Minimal Dependency Length in Realization Ranking. In Proceedings of the 2012 Joint Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and Computational Natural Language Learning (EMNLP-12), pages 244--255, Jeju Island, Korea, July 2012. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ bib | .pdf ]

Wei Xu, Alan Ritter, Bill Dolan, Ralph Grishman, and Colin Cherry. Paraphrasing for Style. In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING-12), 2012. [ bib | .pdf ]

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