NLIP Reading Group

Mondays at 12:30pm in GS15 (unless otherwise stated) until 17 Jan 2011. From 27 Jan 2011 reading group will be on Thursdays 12:00-13:00.

There is a list on talks.cam which you can use to get reminders: http://talks.cam.ac.uk/show/index/15421

If you have any comments, or there's a paper you'd like to present, please get in touch with James (jgj29) or Marek (mr472).


Lent 2011 Term

Date

Room

Presenter

Paper

17/01

GS15

Stuart Moore

Baoli Li and Carl Vogel. Improving Multiclass Text Classification with Error-Correcting Output Coding and Sub-class Partitions, 2010 springerlink

27/01

GS15

Helen Yannakoudakis

Emily Pitler, Annie Louis, Ani Nenkova. Automatic Evaluation of Linguistic Quality in Multi-Document Summarization, ACL 2010 pdf

3/02

GS15

Awais Athar

Vahed Qazvinian and Dragomir R. Radev. Identifying Non-Explicit Citing Sentences for Citation-Based Summarization, ACL 2010 pdf

17/02

GS15

Stephen Clark

Mark Steedman [2008] On Becoming a Discipline. Computational Linguistics Vol. 34, No. 1, Pages 137--144. Nat Lang [2010] Are We Near the End of the Journal? Computational Linguistics Vol. 36, No. 4, Pages 817--821

17/02

GS15

24/02

GS15

3/03

GS15

10/03

GS15

17/03

GS15


Lent 2010 Term

Date

Room

Presenter

Paper

11/01

GS15

Marek Rei and Helen Yannakoudakis

Don, Zheleva, Gregory, Tarkan, Auvil, Clement, Shneiderman & Plaisant. Discovering interesting usage patterns in text collections: integrating text mining with visualization, CIKM 2007 pdf

18/01

GS15

Juan Pino

Blunsom, Cohn, Dyer & Osborne. A Gibbs sampler for phrasal synchronous grammar induction, ACL 2009 pdf

25/01

GS15

Laura Rimell & Andreas Vlachos

Nivre. Dependency grammar and dependency parsing, Technical Report, Vaxjo University. pdf

02/02

GS15

Tom Lippincott

Snyder & Barzilay. Unsupervised Multilingual Learning for Morphological Segmentation, ACL 2008 pdf

08/02

GS15

Jimme Jardine

Mohammad, Dorr, Egan, Hassan, Muthukrishan, Qazvinian, Radev & Zajic. Using Citations to Generate Surveys of Scientific Paradigms, NAACL-HLT 2009 pdf

15/02

GS15

Ching-Yun Chang

Murphy & Vogel. The syntax of concealment: reliable methods for plain text information hiding, SPIE International Conference on Security, Steganography, and Watermarking of Multimedia Contents 2007 pdf

22/02

GS15

Lin Sun

Talbot & Brants. Randomized Language Models via Perfect Hash Functions, ACL 2008 pdf

01/03

GS15

Awais Athar

Joshi & Penstein-Rosé. Generalizing Dependency Features for Opinion Mining, ACL-IJCNLP 2009 pdf

08/03

GS15

Diarmuid O'Seaghdha

Poon, Cherry & Toutanova. Unsupervised Morphological Segmentation with Log-Linear Models, NAACL 2009 pdf


Michaelmas 2009 Term

Date

Room

Presenter

Paper

12/10

GS15

ACL/EMNLP attendants

Exciting papers from ACL/EMNLP 2009 and collocated workshops proceedings, people's choices

19/10

GS15

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha

Chambers & Jurafsky. Unsupervised Learning of Narrative Schemas and their Participants, ACL-IJCNLP 2009 pdf

26/10

GS15

Andreas Vlachos

Brody & Lapata. Bayesian Word Sense Induction, EACL 2009 pdf

02/11

GS15

Stuart Moore

Carlson, Betteridge, Hruschka Jr. & Mitchell. Coupling semi-supervised learning of categories and relations, NAACL-HLT 2009 Workshop on Semi-Supervised Learning for Natural Language Processing pdf

09/11

GS15

Ted Briscoe & Steve Clark

Kaplan, Riezler, King, Maxwell III, Vasserman & Crouch. Speed and Accuracy in Shallow and Deep Stochastic Parsing, HLT-NAACL 2004 pdf

16/11

GS15

Katia Shutova

Michalcea & Strapparava. Making Computers Laugh: Investigations in Automatic Humor Recognition, HLT-EMNLP 2005 pdf

23/11

GS15

Colin Kelly

Mitchell, Shinkareva, Carlson, Chang, Malave, Mason & Just. Predicting Human Brain Activity Associated with the Meanings of Nouns, Science 320:1191-1195, 2008. pdf

30/11

GS15

Nikiforos Karamanis

Macklovitch. TransType2: The Last Word, LREC 2006. pdf

07/12

GS15

Andrew MacKinlay

Morante & Daelemans. Learning the scope of hedge cues in biomedical texts, BioNLP 2009. pdf


Easter 2009 Term

Date

Room

Presenter

Paper

27/04

GS15

Andreas Vlachos

Settles. Active Learning Literature Survey, Computer Sciences Technical Report 1648 pdf

04/05

GS15

Lin Sun

Chen, Ji, Tan & Niu. Unsupervised relation disambiguation using spectral clustering, COLING/ACL 2006 pdf

11/05

GS15

Steve Clark

Agirre, Alfonseca, Hall, Kravalova, Pasca & Soroa. A Study on Similarity and Relatedness Using Distributional and WordNet-based Approaches, NAACL-HLT 2009 pdf

18/05

GS15

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha

Xu, Uszkoreit & Li. A Seed-driven Bottom-up Machine Learning Framework for Extracting Relations of Various Complexity, ACL 2007 pdf

15/06

GS15

NAACL attendants

Exciting papers from NAACL 2009 and collocated workshops html


Lent 2009 Term

Date

Room

Presenter

Paper

12/01

GS15

Lin Sun

Daume III. Frustratingly easy domain adaptation, ACL2007 pdf

19/01

GS15

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha

Erk & Padó. A Structured Vector Space Model for Word Meaning in Context, EMNLP2008 pdf

26/01

GS15

Lu Gram

Snyder. On the nature of syntactic variation: evidence from complex predicates and complex word-formation, Language, 2001 pdf

09/02

GS15

Stuart Moore

Stevenson, Guo & Gaizauskas. Acquiring Sense Tagged Examples using Relevance Feedback, COLING2008 pdf

16/02

GS15

Andreas Vlachos

Ng. Unsupervised Models for Coreference Resolution, EMNLP2008 pdf

23/02

GS15

Richard Bergmair

Koller, Thater & Pinkal. Scope underspecification with tree descriptions: Theory and Practice, in Siekmann & Crocker (eds.), Resource Adaptive Cognitive Processes pdf

02/03

GS15

Colin Kelly

Peirsman & Geeraerts. Predicting Strong Associations on the Basis of Corpus Data, EACL2009 pdf

09/03

GS15

Mohan Ganesalingam

Wasow, Perfors & Beaver. The puzzle of ambiguity, in Orgun & Sells (eds.), Morphology and The Web of Grammar: Essays in Memory of Steven G. Lapointe, 2005 pdf

Michaelmas 2008 Term

Date

Room

Presenter

Paper

29/10

GS15

Andreas Vlachos

Li & Brew. Which are the Best Features for Automatic Verb Classification, ACL2008 pdf

5/11

GS15

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha

Snow, O'Connor, Jurafsky & Ng. Cheap and Fast - But is it Good? Evaluating Non-Expert Annotations for Natural Language Tasks, EMNLP2008 pdf

12/11

GS15

Øistein Andersen

MacCartney & Manning. Modelling semantic containment and exclusion in natural language inference, COLING2008 pdf

19/11

GS15

Aurelie Herbelot

Szpektor, Shnarch & Dagan. Instance-based Evaluation of Entailment Rule Acquisition, ACL2007 pdf

26/11

GS15

Richard Bergmair

Giampicolo, Dang, Magnini, Dagan & Dolan. The Fourth PASCAL Recognizing Textual Entailment Challenge, TAC2008

3/12

GS15

Katia Shutova

Veale & Hao. A Fluid Knowledge Representation for Understanding and Generating Creative Metaphors, COLING2008 pdf

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