Gheorghe Bordea, master’s student at the “Universitatea 1 Decembrie 1989″ (Alba Iulia, Romania), joins the NLP unit as an intern
Paper accepted: Entity Linking with Multiple Knowledge Bases: an Ontology Modularization Approach by Bianca Pereira at the Doctoral Consortium in the 13th International Semantic Web Conference in Riva del Garda, Italy.
Our team participated in the NLP Unshared Task in PoliInformatics using Saffron to analyse a corpus of reports, hearings, bills, and other transcripts related to the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008. A system description paper titled “Gaining insights into the Global Financial Crisis using Saffron” is available here, along with feedback from task reviewers.
Workshop paper accepted: Identification of Bilingual Terms from Monolingual Documents for Statistical Machine Translation by Mihael Arcan, Claudio Giuliano, Marco Turchi and Paul Buitelaar at the 4th International Workshop on Computational Terminology (Computerm) collocated at COLING’14 in Dublin
We are glad to announce that we moved on a new website.
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Poster at the Data Challenge at the 3rd Workshop on Linked Data in Linguistics “Linked-Data based Domain-Specific Sentiment Lexicons” - Gabriela Vulcu, Raul Lario Monje, Mario Munoz, Paul Buitelaar and Carlos A. Iglesias
Gabriela Vulcu presented the “EUROSENTIMENT” use-case of modelling language resources with NIF, Lemon and Marl at the “Linked Data for Language Technologies” Tutorial at LREC
UNLP co-organised the first Insight Workshop on Distributional Semantics.
Andrejs Abele joins UNLP as a PhD student
The 6th bi-annual UNLP PhD day was held.
Workshop paper accepted: Linked-Data based Domain-Specific Sentiment Lexicons by Gabriela Vulcu, Raul Lario Monje, Mario Munoz, Paul Buitelaar, Carlos A. Iglesias at Linguistic Linked Data Challenge (LREC 2014), Reykjavik, Iceland
Workshop paper accepted: Generating Linked-Data based Domain-Specific Sentiment Lexicons from Legacy Language and Semantic Resources by Gabriela Vulcu, Paul Buitelaar, Sapna Negi, Bianca Pereira, Mihael Arcan, Barry Coughlan, J. Fernando Sanchez, Carlos A. Iglesias at the LREC workshop ES3LOD, Reykjavik, Iceland
Conference paper accepted: A Distributional Semantics Approach for Selective Reasoning on Commonsense Graph Knowledge Bases by Andre Freitas, João Carlos Pereira Da Silva, Edward Curry and Paul Buitelaar at NLDB 2014 , Montpellier, France
Sindhu Kiranmai Ernala, from the International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H), India, joins the NLP unit for three months
Kartik Asooja joins the NLP Unit as a Research Assistant
Georgeta Bordea gives an invited talk at the Natural Language and Information Processing Research Group, University of Cambridge
Laurette Pretorius from University of South Africa (UNISA) is visiting UNLP (February 3-7)
Gabriela Vulcu joins the NLP Unit as a Research Associate
Conference paper accepted: Hot Topics and Schisms in NLP: Community and Trend Analysis with Saffron on ACL and LREC Proceedings by Paul Buitelaar, Georgeta Bordea and Barry Coughlan at LREC’14 , Reykjavik, Iceland
Conference paper accepted: Missed opportunities in translation memory matching by Friedel Wolff, Laurette Pretorius and Paul Buitelaar at LREC’14, Reykjavik, Iceland