Publications from 2012

  • Aziz, W.; Specia, L. (2012). PET: a Tool for Post-editing and Assessing Machine Translation. In The 16th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation, EAMT ’12, Trento, Italy. May 2012. (abs pdf)

  • Rios, M.; Aziz, W.; Specia, L. (2012). UOW: Semantically Informed Text Similarity. In The First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics -- Volume 1: Proceedings of the main conference and the shared task, and Volume 2: Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval 2012), Montreal, Canada. June 2012. (abs pdf)

  • Aziz, W.; Sousa, S. C. M.; Specia, L. (2012). PET: a tool for post-editing and assessing machine translation. In The Eighth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC ’12, Istanbul, Turkey. May 2012. (abs pdf)

  • Aziz, W.; Sousa, S. C. M.; Specia, L. (2012). Cross-lingual Sentence Compression for Subtitles. In The 16th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation, EAMT ’12, Trento, Italy. May 2012. To appear. (abs bib pdf)

  • Sanja Štajner, Richard Evans, Constantin Orasan, and Ruslan Mitkov (2012) What can readability measures really tell us about text complexity?. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Natural Language Processing for Improving Textual Accessibility (NLP4ITA), Istanbul, May 27, pp. 14 - 21 (abs bib pdf)

  • Ilisei, I., Inkpen, D., Corpas, G., and Mitkov, R. (2012) Romanian Translational Corpora: Building Comparable Corpora for Translation Studies, in Proceedings of the 5th Workshop on Building and Using Comparable Corpora (5th BUCC), Istanbul, Turkey

  • Temnikova, I., Orasan, C. and Mitkov, R. (2012) CLCM - A Linguistic Resource for Effective Simplification of Instructions in the Crisis Management Domain and its Evaluations. In Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'12). Istanbul, Turkey, May, 23-25. pp. 3007 - 3014 (abs bib pdf)

  • Recasens, M., Antňnia Martí, M. and Orasan, C. (2012) Annotating Near-Identity from Coreference Disagreements. In Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'12). Istanbul, Turkey, May, 23-25. pp. 165 - 172 (abs bib pdf corpus)

  • Štajner, S and Mitkov R. 2012. Diachronic Changes in Text Complexity in 20th Century English Language: An NLP Approach. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC) 2012. Istanbul, Turkey, May 21-27 (abs bib pdf)

  • Štajner, S and Mitkov, R. 2012. Using Comparable Corpora to Track Diachronic and Synchronic Changes in Lexical Density and Lexical Richness. In Proceedings of the 5th Workshop on Building and Using Comparable Corpora (5th BUCC), held in conjunction with LREC 2012. Istanbul, Turkey, May 26. (abs bib pdf)

  • Štajner, S. and Mitkov, R. 2012. Style of Religious Texts in 20th Century. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Language Resource and Evaluation for Religious Texts (LRE-Rel), held in conjunction with LREC 2012. Istanbul, Turkey, May 23 (abs bib pdf)

  • Konstantinova, N.; de Sousa, S. C.; Cruz, N. P.; Mańa, M. J.; Taboada, M. & Mitkov, R. (2012). A review corpus annotated for negation, speculation and their scope. In Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'12), European Language Resources Association (ELRA), 2012 (abs bib pdf)

  • Durán-Muńoz, I., Corpas Pastor, G. and Ha, L. A. (2012) ProTermino: a comprehensive web-based terminological management tool based on knowledge representation. In Proceedings of the Translator and the Computer 34. ASLIB, London, 29-30 November (pdf)

  • Mitkov, R., Evans, R., Orasan, C., Dornescu, I., and Rios, M. (2012) Coreference Resolution: To What Extent Does It Help NLP Applications? In Text, Speech and Dialogue. Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 7499, 2012, pp 16-27

  • Chong, M. and Specia, L. (2012) “Linguistic and Statistical Traits Characterising Plagiarism”. In: Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING2012), Mumbai, India. pp. 195-204 (abs pdf)

  • Štajner, S. 2012. NLP Methodology for Investigating Language Change. Bulletin de Linguistique Appliquée et Générale (Bulag): Natural Language Processing and Human Language Technology 2011, N.36 . Presses universitaries de Franche-Comté, pp. 219-232

  • Drndarevic, B., Štajner, S. and Saggion, H. 2012. Reporting Simply: A Lexical Simplification Strategy for Enhancing Text Accessibility. In Proceedings of the Easy-to-read on the Web Symposium. (pdf)

  • Foster, R.M. (2012) Using a new MCQ Generation methodology (CAREGen) in the UK Electricity Distribution Industry. In 'International Journal of Digital Society (IJDS), Volume 3, Issues 1 and 2, March/June 2012 643 - 651 (pdf)

  • Foster, R.M. (2012) Evaluating an application of the CAREGen MCQ Creation Methodology. In Proceedings of London International Conference on Education (LICE) 2012, London, UK (pdf)

  • N. Konstantinova, C. Orasan and P. P. Balage (2012) A Corpus-Based Method for Product Feature Ranking for Interactive Question Answering Systems. In International Journal of Computational Linguistics and Applications. Volume 3, Issue 1, pp. 57 - 70 (abs bib )

  • Koponen, M.; Aziz, W.; Ramos, L.; Specia, L. (2012). Post-editing Time as a Measure of Cognitive Effort. In the AMTA 2012 Workshop on Post-Editing Technology and Practice (WPTP 2012), pages 11-20, San Diego, USA (abs bib pdf)

  • M. Rios and A. Gelbukh. (2012) Recognizing Textual Entailment with Similarity Metrics. Research in Computing Science, ISSN 1870-4069, Vol. 58, pp. 337-347

  • M. Rios and A. Gelbukh. (2012) Recognizing Textual Entailment with a Semantic Edit Distance Metric. 11th Mexican International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (MICAI), IEEE CS Press, pp. 15 - 20

  • Hanks, Patrick (2012). How People Use Words to Make Meanings: Semantic types meet Valencies'. In Alex Boulton & James Thomas (eds). Input, Process and Product: Developments in Teaching and Language Corpora. Brno: Masaryk University Press (abs pdf)

  • Marsic, G. (2012). Syntactically Motivated Task Definition for Temporal Relation Identification. In Mani, I. and Muller, P. (Eds.) Special Issue of the TAL (Traitement Automatique des Langues) Journal on Processing of Temporal and Spatial Information in Language - Traitement automatique des informations temporelles et spatiales en langage naturel. ATALA (French Association for Natural Language Processing), vol. 53, no. 2, pp. 23-55 (abs bib pdf)

  • Skalban, Y., Ha, L. A., Specia, L., Mitkov, R. (2012). Automatic Question Generation in multimedia-based learning. In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING2012), Mumbai, India. pp. 1151–1160 (pdf)

  • Ianakiev, Youri & Yaneva, Victoria (2012) Psycholinguistic aspects of reading comprehension in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: interpretation of pronouns and figurative speech. Education & Technology, 3, pp 395 - 403 (in Bulgarian) (abs )

  • Ianakiev, Youri & Yaneva, Victoria (2012) Comprehension of conventional metaphor by children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Education & Technology, 3, pp 388 - 394. (in Bulgarian) (abs )