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Date Paper
January 25, 2015 Internal peer review (Islam's NAACL2016 submission)
December 14, 2015 Chris Manning. Computational Linguistics and Deep Learning. CompLing Squib 2015 (pdf)
November 30, 2015 . . ACL 2005 (pdf)
November 9, 2015 Yoav Artzi, Kenton Lee Luke Zettlemoyer. Broad-coverage CCG Semantic Parsing with AMR. EMNLP 2015 (pdf)
Oct 26, 2015 Asad Sayeed, Stefan Fischer, and Vera Demberg Vector-space calculation of semantic surprisal for predicting word pronunciation duration ACL 2015 (pdf)
Oct 12, 2015 Ryan Kiros, Yukun Zhu, Ruslan Salakhutdinov, Richard S. Zemel, Antonio Torralba, Raquel Urtasun, Sanja Fidler Skip-Thought Vectors NIPS 2015 (pdf)
Sept 28, 2015 Luke Vilnis, Andrew McCallum. Word Representations via Gaussian Embedding. ICLR 2015 (pdf)
Sept 14, 2015 Bowman, et al. A large annotated corpus for learning natural language inference. EMNLP 2015 (pdf)
May 14, 2015 Nazneen Practice Talk
April 30, 2015 Ray's ACL submission
April 2, 2015 Dan's Defense
Mar 5, 2015 Dani Yogatama and Noah A. Smith. Linguistic Structured Sparsity in Text Categorization. ACL 2014 (pdf)
Feb 5, 2015 Dan's Practice Talk


Oct 10, 2014 Omer Levy and Yoav Goldberg. Neural Word Embeddings as Implicit Matrix Factorization. NIPS 2014 (pdf)
Sept 24, 2014 Jeffrey Flanigan, Sam Thomson, Jaime Carbonell, Chris Dyer, and Noah A. Smith. A Discriminative Graph-Based Parser for the Abstract Meaning Representation. ACL 2014 (pdf)
Sept 10, 2014 Karl Moritz Hermann, Dipanjan Das, Jason Weston, Kuzman Ganchev. Semantic Frame Identification with Distributed Word Representations. ACL 2014 (pdf)
Apr 23, 2014 Angeliki Lazaridou, Elia Bruni, and Marco Baroni. Is this a wampimuk? Cross-modal mapping between distributional semantics and the visual world. ACL 2014 (pdf)
Apr 9, 2014 Sowmya Vajjala and Detmar Meurers. On Improving the Accuracy of Readability Classiļ¬cation using Insights from Second Language Acquisition. Workshop on the Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications 2012 (pdf)
Mar 26, 2014 Ni Lao, Amarnag Subramanya, Fernando Pereira, William W. Cohen. Reading The Web with Learned Syntactic-Semantic Inference Rules. EMNLP 2012 (pdf)
Mar 5, 2014 Tomas Mikolov, Quoc V. Le, and Ilya Sutskever. Exploiting Similarities among Languages for Machine Translation. 2013 (pdf)
Feb 19, 2014 Richard Socher, Alex Perelygin, Jean Wu, Jason Chuang, Chris Manning, Andrew Ng, and Chris Potts. Recursive Deep Models for Semantic Compositionality Over a Sentiment Treebank. EMNLP 2013 (pdf)
Feb 5, 2014 Jonathan Berant, Andrew Chou, Roy Frostig, and Percy Liang. Semantic Parsing on Freebase from Question-Answer Pairs. EMNLP 2013 (pdf)
Jan 22, 2014 Michael Auli and Adam Lopez. A Comparison of Loopy Belief Propagation and Dual Decomposition for Integrated CCG Supertagging and Parsing. ACL 2011 (pdf)


Dec 5, 2013 Valentin I. Spitkovsky, Hiyan Alshawi, and Daniel Jurafsky. Breaking Out of Local Optima with Count Transforms and Model Recombination: A Study in Grammar Induction. EMNLP 2013 (pdf)
Nov 21, 2013 Tom Kwiatkowski, Eunsol Choi, Yoav Artzi, and Luke Zettlemoyer. Scaling Semantic Parsers with On-the-fly Ontology Matching. EMNLP 2013 (pdf)
Nov 7, 2013 Edward Grefenstette. Towards a Formal Distributional Semantics: Simulating Logical Calculi with Tensors. *SEM 2013 (pdf)
Oct 10, 2013 Richard Socher, John Bauer, Christopher D. Manning, and Andrew Y. Ng. Parsing with Compositional Vector Grammars. ACL 2013 (pdf)
Sept 26, 2013 Jacob Eisenstein. What to do about bad language on the internet. NAACL 2013 (pdf)
Sept 12, 2013 Stephen Roller and Sabine Schulte im Walde. A Multimodal LDA Model integrating Textual, Cognitive and Visual Modalities. EMNLP 2013 (pdf)
Apr 22, 2013 D Bär, C Biemann, I Gurevych, and T Zesch. UKP: Computing Semantic Textual Similarity by Combining Multiple Content Similarity Measures. SemEval STS task 2012 (pdf)
Apr 8, 2013 Sameer Singh, Amarnag Subramanya, Fernando Pereira, and Andrew McCallum. Large-Scale Cross-Document Coreference Using Distributed Inference and Hierarchical Models. ACL 2011 (pdf)
Mar 25, 2013 Yonatan Bisk and Julia Hockenmaier. An HDP Model for Inducing Combinatory Categorial Grammars. TACL 2013 (pdf)
Mar 4, 2013 Mike Speriosu and Jason Baldridge. Text-Driven Toponym Resolution using Indirect Supervision. ACL 2013 (pdf)
Feb 18, 2013 William Blacoe and Mirella Lapata. A Comparison of Vector-based Representations for Semantic Composition. EMNLP 2012 (pdf)
Feb 4, 2013 Marco Baroni, Raffaella Bernardi, and Roberto Zamparelli. Frege in Space: A Program for Compositional Distributional Semantics, Chapter 5: Motivating compositional distributional semantics. 2013 (pdf)
Jan 17, 2013 Christopher D. Manning. Part-of-Speech Tagging from 97% to 100%: Is It Time for Some Linguistics?. CICLing 2011 (pdf)


Nov 26, 2012 Jonathan Weese, Chris Callison-Burch, and Adam Lopez. Using Categorial Grammar to Label Translation Rules. WMT 2012 (pdf)
Nov 12, 2012 Jesse Dodge, Amit Goyal, Xufeng Han, Alyssa Mensch, Margaret Mitchell, Karl Stratos, Kota Yamaguchi, Yejin Choi, Hal Daume III, Alexander C. Berg, and Tamara L. Berg. Detecting Visual Text. NAACL 2012 (pdf)
Oct 29, 2012 Dan Garrette and Jason Baldridge. Learning a Part-of-Speech Tagger from Two Hours of Annotation. NAACL 2013 (pdf)
Oct 15, 2012 Eneko Agirre, Daniel Cer, Mona Diab, and Aitor Gonzalez-Agirre. SemEval-2012 Task 6: A Pilot on Semantic Textual Similarity. SemEval 2012 (pdf)
Oct 1, 2012 Tom Kwiatkowski, Sharon Goldwater, Luke Zettlemoyer, and Mark Steedman. A Probabilistic Model of Syntactic and Semantic Acquisition from Child-Directed Utterances and their Meanings. EACL 2012 (pdf)
Sept 17, 2012 Richard Socher, Brody Huval, Christopher D. Manning, and Andrew Y. Ng. Semantic Compositionality through Recursive Matrix-Vector Spaces. EMNLP 2012 (pdf)
Sept 7, 2012 Taylor Berg-Kirkpatrick, David Burkett, and Dan Klein. An Empirical Investigation of Statistical Significance in NLP. EMNLP 2012. (pdf)
May 4, 2012 Marco Baroni, Raffaella Bernardi, Ngoc-Quynh Do, and Chung-chieh Shan. Entailment above the word level in distributional semantics. EACL 2012. (pdf)
Apr 20, 2012 Ali Farhadi, Mohsen Hejrati, Mohammad Amin Sadeghi, Peter Young, Cyrus Rashtchian, Julia Hockenmaier, David Forsyth. Every picture tells a story: generating sentences from images. ECCV 2010. (pdf)
Apr 6, 2012 Dipanjan Das and Slav Petrov. Unsupervised Part-of-Speech Tagging with Bilingual Graph-Based Projections. ACL 2011. (pdf)
Mar 9, 2012 Ronan Collobert and Jason Weston. A Unified Architecture for Natural Language Processing: Deep Neural Networks with Multitask Learning. ICML 2008. (pdf)
Feb 24, 2012 Jonathan Berant, Ido Dagan, and Jacob Goldberger. Global Learning of Typed Entailment Rules. ACL 2011. (pdf)
Feb 10, 2012 Richard Socher, Eric H. Huang, Jeffrey Pennington, Andrew Y. Ng, and Christopher D. Manning. Dynamic Pooling and Unfolding Recursive Autoencoders for Paraphrase Detection. NIPS 2011. (pdf)
Jan 27, 2012 Wei Lu and Hwee Tou Ng. A Probabilistic Forest-to-String Model for Language Generation from Typed Lambda Calculus Expressions. EMNLP 2011. (pdf)


Dec 12, 2011 C. Dyer, J. H. Clark, A. Lavie, and N. A. Smith. Unsupervised Word Alignment with Arbitrary Features. ACL 2011. (pdf)
Nov 18, 2011 Shay B. Cohen, Dipanjan Das, and Noah A. Smith. Unsupervised Structure Prediction with Non-Parallel Multilingual Guidance. EMNLP 2011. (pdf)
Nov 4, 2011 Edward Grefenstette and Mehrnoosh Sadrzadeh. Experimental Support for a Categorical Compositional Distributional Model of Meaning. EMNLP 2011. (pdf)
Oct 21, 2011 Percy Liang, Michael I. Jordan, Dan Klein. Learning Dependency-Based Compositional Semantics. ACL 2011. (pdf)
Oct 7, 2011 Ruchita Sarawgi, Kailash Gajulapalli, and Yejin Choi. Gender Attribution: Tracing Stylometric Evidence Beyond Topic and Genre. CoNLL 2011. (pdf)
Sep 23, 2011 Nathanael Chambers and Dan Jurafsky. Template-Based Information Extraction without the Templates. ACL 2011. (pdf)
Apr 4, 2011 Stephen Wu and William Schuler. Structured Composition of Semantic Vectors. IWCS 2011. (pdf)
Mar 21, 2011 Benjamin P. Wing and Jason Baldridge. Simple Supervised Document Geolocation with Geodesic Grids. ACL 2011. (pdf)
Mar 7, 2011 David L. Chen and William B. Dolan. Collecting Highly Parallel Data for Paraphrase Evaluation. ACL 2011. (pdf)
Feb 21, 2011 Elias Ponvert, Jason Baldridge, and Katrin Erk. Simple Unsupervised Grammar Induction from Raw Text with Cascaded Finite State Models. ACL 2011. (pdf)
Feb 7, 2011 Tahira Naseem, Harr Chen, Regina Barzilay, and Mark Johnson. Using Universal Linguistic Knowledge to Guide Grammar Induction. EMNLP 2010. (pdf)
Jan 28, 2011 Marco Baroni and Roberto Zamparelli. Nouns are Vectors, Adjectives are Matrices: Representing Adjective-Noun Constructions in Semantic Space. EMNLP 2010. (pdf)


Nov 19, 2010 Tom Kwiatkowski, Luke Zettlemoyer, Sharon Goldwater, and Mark Steedman. Inducing Probabilistic CCG Grammars from Logical Form with Higher-order Unification. EMNLP 2010. (pdf)
Nov 5, 2010 T Moon, K Erk, and J Baldridge. Crouching Dirichlet, Hidden Markov Model: Unsupervised POS Tagging with Context Local Tag Generation. EMNLP 2010. (pdf)
Oct 22, 2010 J Reisinger and R Mooney. A Mixture Model with Sharing for Lexical Semantics. EMNLP 2010. (pdf)
Oct 8, 2010 Gregory Druck, Gideon Mann, Andrew McCallum. Learning from Labeled Features using Generalized Expectation Criteria. SIGIR 2008. (pdf)
Sep 24, 2010 N Madnani, J Boyd-Graber, P Resnik. Measuring Transitivity Using Untrained Annotators. NAACL 2010. (pdf)
Sep 10, 2010 Chiang, Knight, and Wang. 11001 New Features for Statistical Machine Translation. NAACL 2009. (pdf)
Sep 3, 2010 S.R.K. Branavan, Luke S. Zettlemoyer, Regina Barzilay. Reading Between the Lines: Learning to Map High-level Instructions to Commands. ACL 2010. (pdf)
May 10, 2010 Sujith Ravi, Jason Baldridge, and Kevin Knight. Minimized models and grammar-informed initialization for supertagging with highly ambiguous lexicons. ACL 2010. (pdf)
Apr 26, 2010 Reeder, P.A., Newport, E.L., & Aslin, R.N. The role of distributional information in linguistic category formation. CogSci 2009. (pdf)
Apr 12, 2010 Sindhu Raghavan, Adriana Kovashka, and Raymond Mooney. Authorship Attribution Using Probabilistic Context-Free Grammars. ACL 2010. (pdf)
Apr 12, 2010 Katrin Erk and Sebastian Pado. Exemplar-Based Models for Word Meaning In Context. ACL 2010. (pdf)
Mar 29, 2010 Dipanjan Das, Nathan Schneider, Desai Chen, and Noah A. Smith. Probabilistic Frame-Semantic Parsing. NAACL 2010. (pdf)
Mar 8, 2010 Adam Pauls and Dan Klein. K-Best A* Parsing . ACL 2009. (pdf)
Feb 22, 2010 Anne Hsu and Tom Griffiths. Differential Use of Implicit Negative Evidence in Generative and Discriminative Language Learning. NIPS 2009. (pdf)
Feb 8, 2010 Joe Reisinger and Ray Mooney. Multi-Prototype Vector-Space Models of Word Meaning. NAACL 2010. (pdf)
Jan 24, 2010 Markus Dreyer and Jason Eisner. Graphical Models over Multiple Strings. EMNLP 2009. (pdf)


Dec 7, 2009 Sujith Ravi and Kevin Knight. Minimized Models for Unsupervised Part-of-Speech Tagging. ACL 2009. (pdf)
Nov 23, 2009 Levy, Reali, & Griffiths. Modeling the effects of memory on human online sentence processing with particle filters. NIPS 2009. (pdf)
Nov 9, 2009 Snyder, B., Naseem, T., & Barzilay, R. Unsupervised multilingual grammar induction. ACL 2009. (pdf)
Oct 26, 2009 Jenny Rose Finkel and Christopher D. Manning. Joint Parsing and Named Entity Recognition. NAACL 2009. (pdf)
Oct 12, 2009 Mimno, Wallach, Naradowsky, Smith and McCallum. Polylingual Topic Models. EMNLP 2009. (pdf)
Sep 28, 2009 Luke Zettlemoyer and Michael Collins. Learning Context-Dependent Mappings from Sentences to Logical Form. ACL 2009. (pdf)
Sep 14, 2009 Hoifung Poon and Pedro Domingos. Unsupervised Semantic Parsing. EMNLP 2009. (pdf)
Aug 31, 2009 Trevor Cohn, Phil Blunsom and Sharon Goldwater. Inducing Compact but Accurate Tree-Substitution Grammars. NAACL 2009. (pdf)
June 19, 2009 Jason Baldridge and Alexis Palmer. How well does active learning actually work? Time-based evaluation of cost-reduction strategies for language documentation. EMNLP 2009. (pdf)
May 22, 2009 Ruifang Ge and Raymond J. Mooney. Learning a Compositional Semantic Parser using an Existing Syntactic Parser. ACL 2009. (pdf)
May 8, 2009 Joseph Reisinger and Marius Pasca. Latent Variable Models of Concept-Attribute Attachment. ACL 2009. (pdf)
Apr 17, 2009 Katrin Erk, Diana McCarthy, and Nicholas Gaylord. Investigations on Word Senses and Word Usages. ACL 2009. (pdf)
Apr 3, 2009 M F Boston, J Hale, S Vasishth, U Patil and R Kliegl. Parsing costs as predictors of reading difficulty: An evaluation using the Potsdam Sentence Corpus. Journal of Eye Movement Research 2008. (pdf)
Mar 13, 2009 Colin Bannard, Elena Lieven, and Michael Tomasello. Modeling children's early grammatical knowledge. PNAS 2009. (pdf)
Feb 27, 2009 Sebastian Riedel and Ivan Meza-Ruiz. Collective Semantic Role Labelling with Markov Logic. CoNLL 2008. (pdf)
Feb 13, 2009 Cristian Danescu Niculescu-Mizil, Lillian Lee, and Richard Ducott. Without a 'doubt'? Unsupervised discovery of downward-entailing operators. NAACL 2009. (pdf)
Jan 30, 2009 Hinrich Schuetze and Michael Walsh. A graph-theoretic model of lexical syntactic acquisition. EMNLP 2008. (pdf)