Language Computer Corporation (LCC)


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Slot Filling & Dialog Systems 2017


Principles of auditing and other assurance services
R Whittington, K Pany – 2010 – Citeseer
… Department Intelligence Fusion Center, DLJ (now CSFB), Ericsson, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Fujitsu, Globe Ranger, Haynes & Boone, IBM/LCI – Australia, InventX Corporation, IP Communications, Language Computer Corporation, Lymba Corporation …

SemEval-2010 task 13: evaluating events, time expressions, and temporal relations (TempEval-2)
J Pustejovsky, M Verhagen – Proceedings of the Workshop on Semantic …, 2009 – dl.acm.org
… There were six systems competing in TempEval- 1: University of Colorado at Boulder (CU-TMP); Language Computer Corporation (LCC-TE); Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST); Uni- versity of Sheffield (USFD); Universities of Wolver- hampton and Allicante …

Cross-Lingual Cross-Document Coreference with Entity Linking.
S Monahan, J Lehmann, T Nyberg, J Plymale, A Jung – TAC, 2011 – tac.nist.gov
Cross-Lingual Cross-Document Coreference with Entity Linking Sean Monahan, John Lehmann, Timothy Nyberg, Jesse Plymale, and Arnold Jung Language Computer Corporation 2435 North Central Expressway Richardson, TX, USA sean@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

The fourth international chinese language processing bakeoff: Chinese word segmentation, named entity recognition and chinese pos tagging
G Jin, X Chen – Proceedings of the sixth SIGHAN workshop on …, 2008 – aclweb.org
Page 1. The Fourth International Chinese Language Processing Bakeoff: Chinese Word Segmentation, Named Entity Recognition and Chinese POS Tagging Guangjin Jin Institute of Applied linguistics MOE, PRC No.51, Chaonei …

Testing the reasoning for question answering validation
A Penas, A Rodrigo, V Sama… – Journal of Logic and …, 2008 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… 2 Language Computer Corporation (LCC) (Tatu) 1 1 2 U. Rome ‘Tor Vergata’ (Zanzotto) 2 2 … German English Spanish French Italian Dutch Portuguese Methods reported Language Computer Corporation (Tatu) 0.46 (+70%) 0.61 (+35%) Logic, Knowledge resources …

LCC Approaches to Knowledge Base Population at TAC 2010.
J Lehmann, S Monahan, L Nezda, A Jung, Y Shi – TAC, 2010 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
… John Lehmann, Sean Monahan, Luke Nezda, Arnold Jung, and Ying Shi Language Computer Corporation 1701 N. Collins Blvd … 1 Introduction Language Computer Corporation (LCC) partici- pated in the Entity Linking, Slot Filling and Surprise Slot Filling tasks at TAC 2010 …

Using discourse commitments to recognize textual entailment
A Hickl – Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on …, 2008 – dl.acm.org
… Using Discourse Commitments to Recognize Textual Entailment Andrew Hickl Language Computer Corporation 1701 North Collins Boulevard Suite 2000 Richardson, Texas 75080 USA andy@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

Scaling Answer Type Detection to Large Hierarchies.
K Roberts, A Hickl – LREC, 2008 – academia.edu
Page 1. Scaling Answer Type Detection to Large Hierarchies Kirk Roberts and Andrew Hickl Language Computer Corporation 1701 North Collins Boulevard Suite 2000 Richardson, Texas USA {kirk,andy}@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

What is IBM’s Watson
C Thompson – New York Times Magazine (June 2011). http …, 2010 – whsfilmfestival.com
… question-answering technology becomes more powerful and widespread. Andrew Hickl, the CEO of Language Computer Corporation, which makes question-answering systems, among other things, for businesses, was recently asked by a client to make a “contradiction …

Multi-document summarization via sentence-level semantic analysis and symmetric matrix factorization
D Wang, T Li, S Zhu, C Ding – … of the 31st annual international ACM …, 2008 – dl.acm.org
… methods include NMF-based topic specific summarization [24], CRF-based summarization [29], and hidden Markov model (HMM) based method [5]. Some DUC2005 and DUC2006 participants achieve good perfor- mance such as Language Computer Corporation (LCC) [1 …

A framework for using semantic relations in conceptual structures
A Elsayed – Advanced Learning Technologies, 2008. ICALT’08 …, 2008 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… Apart from nouns, other projects focused on verbs for their investigations eg the work of Chklovski and Pantel reported in [3]. More recently, Language Computer Corporation has produced a new parser (Polaris) claimed to be of superior performance because of the set of 40 …

Factoid and definitional Arabic question answering system
W Brini, M Ellouze, O Trigui, S Mesfar… – Post-Proc. NOOJ …, 2009 – users.dsic.upv.es
… ENAMEX: detection and classification of proper names and acronyms. The classes considered in this subtask are: – Organization: named corporate, governmental, or other organizational entities such as “Bridgestone”, “Mips” or “Language Computer Corporation” …

Lorify: A knowledge base from scratch.
S Monahan, D Carpenter – TAC, 2012 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
Page 1. Lorify: A Knowledge Base from Scratch Sean Monahan, Dean Carpenter Language Computer Corporation smonahan@languagecomputer.com Abstract … 2007. Language Computer Corporation’s ACE 2007 System Description …

The TempEval challenge: identifying temporal relations in text
M Verhagen, R Gaizauskas, F Schilder… – Language Resources …, 2009 – Springer
… classifiers. Preliminary results showed that the system for task B performed the best, so the result of this task was fed into the other tasks as a feature. 4.1.2 Language Computer Corporation (LCC-TE). The LCC-TE team (Min et al …

Question answering using statistical language modelling
MH Heie, EWD Whittaker, S Furui – Computer Speech & Language, 2012 – Elsevier
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Enriched semantic information processing using WordNet based on semantic relation network
DS Suvitha, R Janarthanan – Computing, Electronics and …, 2012 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… art WSD algorithm. The algorithm shows an accuracy improvement of 12.4 percent and 10.5 percent compared to other WSD algorithms of the TALP Research Center and the Language Computer Corporation. In addition, the …

Lexical disambiguation in natural language questions (NLQs)
O Al-Harbi, S Jusoh, NM Norwawi – arXiv preprint arXiv:1709.09250, 2017 – arxiv.org
… 33, No. 1, 2007, pp.41-61. [46] D. Moldovan, M. Pas¸, S. Harbagiu, and M. Surdeanu. “Open-Domain Question Answering System”, In Language Computer Corporation. 2003. IJCSI International Journal of Computer Science Issues, Vol …

Classification of semantic relations between nominals
R Girju, P Nakov, V Nastase, S Szpakowicz… – Language Resources …, 2009 – Springer
… LCC-SRN (category B). Adriana Badulescu. Language Computer Corporation. Method: named entity recognition; lexical, semantic, syntactic features; decision tree and semantic scattering. UMELB-A (category B). Su Nam Kim, Timothy Baldwin. University of Melbourne …

Populating a knowledge base from a dictionary
M Scaiano – Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 2012 – Springer
… Argument Level Predicate Level Group Precision Recall f-score Precision Recall f-score University of Amsterdam 0.729 0.691 0.709 0.819 0.783 0.801 Language Computer Corporation 0.776 0.777 0.776 0.876 0.908 0.892 MITRE 0.734 0.659 0.694 0.839 0.781 0.809 …

Relevance Modeling for Microblog Summarization.
SM Harabagiu, A Hickl – ICWSM, 2011 – aaai.org
Page 1. Relevance Modeling for Microblog Summarization Sanda Harabagiu University of Texas at Dallas Richardson, Texas USA sanda@hlt.utdallas.edu Andrew Hickl Language Computer Corporation Richardson, Texas USA andy@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

Automatic extraction and incorporation of purpose data into purposenet
PK Mayee, R Sangal, S Paul – Computer Engineering and …, 2010 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… Much research is currently being conducted with the goal of developing tools and methods that will automatically extract the underlying semantic meaning of text. One such tool is Polaris, created by the Language Computer Corporation …

ARPANI@ BIT_DURG: KBP English Slot-filling Task Challenge.
A Rawal, A Thomas, MK Kowar, S Sharma – TAC, 2013 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
… J. Lehmann, S. Monahan, L. Nezda, A.Jung, Y. Shi (Language Computer Corporation, USA), LCC Approaches to Knowledge Base Populationat TAC 2010, Proceedings of Text Analysis Conference, 2010, organized by Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of …

Text, Speech and Language Technology
N Ide, J Véronis, H Baayen, KW Church, J Klavans… – 2010 – Springer
… Email: melz@ isi. edu 33. Dan Moldovan, Language Computer Corporation, Richardson, TX 75080, USA. Email: moldovan@ languagecomputer … edu 48. Mihai Surdeanu, Language Computer Corporation, Richardson, TX 75080, USA. Email: mihai@ languagecomputer …

In you we follow: determining the group leader in dialogue
DB Bracewell, MT Tomlinson – International Conference on Social …, 2013 – Springer
Page 1. In You We Follow: Determining the Group Leader in Dialogue David B. Bracewell and Marc T. Tomlinson Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX {david,marc}@languagecomputer.com Abstract. In this paper …

Ice: Rapid information extraction customization for nlp novices
Y He, R Grishman – Proceedings of the 2015 Conference of the North …, 2015 – aclweb.org
… However, in contrast to our system, it is aimed at skilled computational linguists. The Language Computer Corporation has de- scribed several tools developed to rapidly extend an IE system to a new task (Lehmann et al., 2010; Surdeanu and Harabagiu, 2002) …

Purpose Data Extraction from text by typed dependency parsing
K Mayee, R Sangal, S Paul – Proceedings of ICISA 2010, 2010 – academia.edu
… meaning of text. One such tool is Polaris, created by the Language Computer Corporation (2). Polaris is able to detect several different semantic relations in text; however, the purpose relation is not one of them. Research has …

The application of text and sentiment analysis in market research, social sciences and business intelligence in South Africa
K Badenhorst, W Fitzgerald – Proceedings of the Southern African …, 2013 – samra.co.za
… Basis Technology ? Clarabridge ? Endeca Technologies ? Expert System SpA ? Fair Isaac ? General Sentiment ? IBM LanguageWare ? IBM SPSS ? Inxight, Business Objects, SAP ? LanguageWare ? Language Computer Corporation ? Lexalytics ? LexisNexis …

Natural Language Data Management and Interfaces: Recent Development and Open Challenges
Y Li, D Rafiei – Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International …, 2017 – dl.acm.org
… Based on this mapping, the authors develop tools which are successfully employed in a Question Answering (QA) system deployed by Language Computer Corporation (LDC) 1. With recent development around knowledge graphs and RDF, there has been more progress in …

An information extraction customizer
R Grishman, Y He – International Conference on Text, Speech, and …, 2014 – Springer
… However, in contrast to our system, it is aimed at skilled computational linguists. The Language Computer Corporation has described several tools developed to rapidly extend an information extraction system to a new task [9,14] …

An Arabic Question-Answering system for factoid questions
W Brini, M Ellouze, S Mesfar… – … Engineering, 2009. NLP …, 2009 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… and acronyms. The classes considered in this sub-task are: – Organization: named corporate, governmental, or other organizational entities such as “Bridgestone”, “Mips” or “Language Computer Corporation”. – Person: named …

Workshop: Application of LCC’s GROUNDHOG System for RTE-4.
J Bensley, A Hickl – TAC, 2008 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
Page 1. Workshop: Application of LCC’s GROUNDHOG System for RTE-4 Jeremy Bensley and Andrew Hickl Language Computer Corporation 1701 North Collins Boulevard Richardson, Texas 75080 USA {jeremy, andy}@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Metaphor in NLP
BB Klebanov, E Shutova, P Lichtenstein – Proceedings of the Fourth …, 2016 – aclweb.org
… Humboldt University Berlin, Germany James H. Martin,University of Colorado at Boulder, USA Saif Mohammad, National Research Council Canada, Canada Behrang Mohit, Carnegie Mellon University, Qatar Michael Mohler, Language Computer Corporation, USA Preslav …

Introducing the LCC Metaphor Datasets.
M Mohler, M Brunson, B Rink, MT Tomlinson – LREC, 2016 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
Page 1. Introducing the LCC Metaphor Datasets Michael Mohler, Mary Brunson, Bryan Rink, Marc Tomlinson Language Computer Corporation Richardson, Texas, USA michael,mary,bryan,marc@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

Gates Hillman Complex 5407
MC Laude – cs.cmu.edu
… machine learning techniques to improve optimization in translation systems Page 2. Language Computer Corporation (Richardson, TX) May – July 2006, 2007 Machine Translation Intern ? Interned with a research-based natural …

Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Metaphor in NLP
E Shutova, BB Klebanov, P Lichtenstein – Proceedings of the Third …, 2015 – aclweb.org
… Edinburgh, UK Mark Lee, University of Birmingham, UK Annie Louis, University of Edinburgh, UK Saif Mohammad, National Research Council Canada, Canada Behrang Mohit, Carnegie Mellon University, Qatar Michael Mohler, Language Computer Corporation, USA Preslav …

UB at CLEF2004 Cross Language Medical Image Retrieval
ME Ruiz, M Srikanth – Multilingual Information Access for Text, Speech and … – Springer
… of Library and Information Studies, 534 Baldy Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260-1020 USA meruiz@ buffalo. edu http://www. informatics. buffalo. edu/faculty/ruiz 2 Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX, 75080, USA srikanth@ languagecomputer. com Abstract …

Proceedings of the 2016 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Demonstrations
J DeNero, M Finlayson, S Reddy – … of the 2016 Conference of the North …, 2016 – aclweb.org
… of California Berkeley Karthik Dinakar, MIT Media Lab Mark Finlayson, Florida International University Catherine Havasi, Luminoso Brigitte Krenn, Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI) Finley Lacatusu, Language Computer Corporation Changsong Liu …

An unsupervised method for learning probabilistic first order logic models from unstructured clinical text
R Jha, DR Radev – ICML workshop on Learning from Unstructured …, 2011 – researchgate.net
… AMS, LCC, MITRE, SYD stand respectively for systems created by teams from University of Amsterdam, Language Computer Corporation, MITRE Corporation and Univer- sity of Sydney as part of the SenseEval3 Logic Forms task. Argument Level Predicate Level …

Question answering systems: the story till the Arabic linked data
A Bouziane, D Bouchiha, N Doumi… – International Journal of …, 2017 – inderscienceonline.com
… Power Answer (Moldovan et al., 2004) developed at Language Computer Corporation (LCC) looks for answers in large collection of texts by combining syntactic, semantic, lexical and word knowledge information sources …

A Survey On Bandwidth Aggregation For Speedy Data Uploading In Twitter Trend Analysis Using Hadoop
GD RAJURKAR, RM GOUDAR – academia.edu
… monitoring tools, Text analysis tools, Data visualization tools, AeroText, Attensity, Clarabridge, IBM LanguageWare, SPSS Text Analytics for Surveys, Language Computer Corporation, STATISTICA Text Miner and WordStat [9,14] …

The needs of metaphor
DB Bracewell – … Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural …, 2014 – Springer
Page 1. The Needs of Metaphor David B. Bracewell Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX USA david@languagecomputer.com Abstract. In this paper we semi-automatically construct a multilingual lexicon for Maslow’s seven categories of needs …

Utilization of external knowledge to support answer extraction from restricted document using logical reasoning
AK Rabiah, TMT Sembok… – … Technology, 2008. ITSim …, 2008 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… 21]. Another most successful approach using lexical knowledge and logical inference on QA system was conducted by Moldovan et al. [22] of Language Computer Corporation (LCC) which scored 83% correct. However, this …

A tiered approach to the recognition of metaphor
DB Bracewell, MT Tomlinson, M Mohler… – … Conference on Intelligent …, 2014 – Springer
… of Metaphor David B. Bracewell, Marc T. Tomlinson, Michael Mohler, and Bryan Rink Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX {david,marc,michael,bryan}@languagecomputer.com Abstract. We present a tiered-approach to the recognition of metaphor …

Proactive Intelligence (PAINT) Simulated Exploration of Executable Design Strategies (SEEDS)
R Alonso, S Brueckner, D Yang, A Yinger – 2009 – dtic.mil
… Adaptation algorithms will be developed to gauge targets’ degree of response to probes as well as possible probe extent. Feedback mechanisms based on documents labeled via the Language Computer Corporation (LCC) Natural Language Processing (NLP) processes …

Habitability in question-answering systems
W Ogden, J Mcdonald, P Bernick… – Advances in Open Domain …, 2008 – Springer
… encourage this type of input. 4.1 LCC Study The Language Computer Corporation (LCC) has developed state-of-the-art technology for question answering (Moldovan et al., 2002; also this volume). The purpose of this study …

Compiling and Using Pattern Matching in Modelica
K Stavåker, A Pop, P Fritzson – Proceedings of the 6th International …, 2008 – academia.edu
Page 1. Compiling and Using Pattern Matching in Modelica Compiling and Using Pattern Matching in Modelica Kristian Stavåker, Adrian Pop, Peter Fritzson PELAB – Programming Environment Lab, Dept. Computer Science …

Automatic enrichment of semantic relation network and its application to word sense disambiguation
M Hwang, C Choi, PK Kim – IEEE Transactions on Knowledge …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… the-art WSD algorithm. The algorithm shows an accuracy improvement of 12.4 percent and 10.5 percent compared to other WSD algorithms of the TALP Research Center and the Language Computer Corporation. In addi- tion …

Greetings from the CSE Chair
CSE Dear – cse.unt.edu
… Michael is now working as a research scientist at the Language Computer Corporation in Richardson, and Ben has just started his new position as a research engineer at the Educational Testing Services in Princeton. We also had several other achievements …

Proceedings of the 12th Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications
J Tetreault, J Burstein, C Leacock… – Proceedings of the 12th …, 2017 – aclweb.org
… Mesgar, Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies Angeliki Metallinou, Amazon Detmar Meurers, University of Tübingen Christian M. Meyer, Technische Universität Darmstadt Lisa Michaud, Aspect Software Michael Mohler, Language Computer Corporation Maria Moritz …

Predicting conscientiousness through semantic analysis of facebook posts
MT Tomlinson, D Hinote, DB Bracewell – Proceedings of WCPR, 2013 – aaai.org
Predicting Conscientiousness through Semantic Analysis of Facebook Posts Marc T. Tomlinson, David Hinote and David B. Bracewell Language Computer Corporation 2435 N. Central Expy, Suite 1200 Richardson, Texas 75080 marc, dhinote, david@languagecomputer.com …

Proceedings of the 2015 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies
R Mihalcea, J Chai, A Sarkar – Proceedings of the 2015 Conference of …, 2015 – aclweb.org
… Demo Co-chairs Matt Gerber, University of Virginia, USA Catherine Havasi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA Finley Lacatusu, Language Computer Corporation, USA Student Volunteer Coordinator Annie Louis, University of Edinburgh, UK …

Who’s playing well with others: Determining collegiality in text
DB Bracewell, M Tomlinson, Y Shi… – … (ICSC), 2011 Fifth …, 2011 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. Who’s playing well with others: Determining collegiality in text David B. Bracewell, Marc Tomlinson, Ying Shi, Jeremy Bensley and Mary Draper Language Computer Corporation Richardson, Texas 75080 Email:1david,marc,ying,jeremy,maryl@languagecomputer.com …

Using The Techniques Of Data Mining And Text Mining In Educational Research
M Ergün – Electronic Journal of Education Sciences, 2017 – dergipark.gov.tr
… in more than twenty languages), Clarabridge, Complete Discovery Source, Endeca Technologies, Expert System SpA, FICO Score, General Sentiment, IBM SPSS Text Analytics, Intellexer, Inxight, LanguageWare, Language Computer Corporation, Lexalytics, LexisNexis …

Alumni US logo Alumni US
B Low, A Gonova – Institute for Innovation in Health and Human …, 2013 – alumnius.net
… of Texas at Dallas 2002 — 2004 MS, Applied cognition and Nueroscience Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1997 — 2000 BS, Computer Science University of Sussex 1998 — 1999 Study Abroad, Computer Science Experience Language Computer Corporation April 2011 …

Determining the conceptual space of metaphoric expressions
DB Bracewell, MT Tomlinson, M Mohler – International Conference on …, 2013 – Springer
Page 1. Determining the Conceptual Space of Metaphoric Expressions David B. Bracewell, Marc T. Tomlinson, and Michael Mohler Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX {david,marc,michael}@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

The Author Perspective Model for Classifying Deontic Modality in Events.
DB Bracewell, D Hinote, S Monahan – FLAIRS Conference, 2014 – aaai.org
The Author Perspective Model for Classifying Deontic Modality in Events David B. Bracewell, David Hinote, and Sean Monahan Language Computer Corporation 2435 N. Central Expressway, Suite 1200 Richardson, TX 75080 {david,dhinote,sean}@languagecomputer.com …

Social media analytics: a survey of techniques, tools and platforms
B Batrinca, PC Treleaven – Ai & Society, 2015 – Springer
This paper is written for (social science) researchers seeking to analyze the wealth of social media now available. It presents a comprehensive review of software tools for social networking media, wi.

The Language of Power and its Cultural Influence
D Bracewell, M Tomlinson – Proceedings of COLING 2012: Posters, 2012 – aclweb.org
… David B. Bracewell and Marc T. Tomlinson Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX {david,marc}@languagecomputer.com Abstract In this paper, we investigate whether the social goals of an individual can be recognized through analysis of the social actions indicated …

Overview of the clef 2008 multilingual question answering track
P Forner, A Peñas, E Agirre, I Alegria… – Workshop of the Cross …, 2008 – Springer
Page 1. C. Peters et al. (Eds.): CLEF 2008, LNCS 5706, pp. 262–295, 2009. © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009 Overview of the Clef 2008 Multilingual Question Answering Track Pamela Forner1, Anselmo Peñas2, Eneko …

Overview of the TAC 2010 knowledge base population track
H Ji, R Grishman, HT Dang… – Third Text Analysis …, 2010 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
… ILPS University of Amsterdam ? KBP2011PKUTM Institute of Computer Science and Technology, Peking University ? LCC Language Computer Corporation ? ? LSV Saarland University ? ? MS_MLI Microsoft Research ? MSRA Microsoft Research Asia ? …

A motif approach for identifying pursuits of power in social discourse
DB Bracewell, M Tomlinson… – … Computing (ICSC), 2012 …, 2012 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. A Motif Approach for Identifying Pursuits of Power in Social Discourse David B. Bracewell, Marc Tomlinson, and Hui Wang Language Computer Corporation Richardson, Texas 75080 Email:{david,marc,hui}@languagecomputer.com …

Text/content analytics 2011: User perspectives on solutions and providers
S Grimes – Alta Plana, 2011 – altaplana.net
… wrote this report. The author is grateful for the support of the nine study sponsors, Verint, Sybase, SAS, Medallia, Lexalytics, Language Computer Corporation, Basis Technology, Attensity, and AlchemyAPI. Their sponsorships …

Comparative document summarization via discriminative sentence selection
D Wang, S Zhu, T Li, Y Gong – ACM Transactions on Knowledge …, 2012 – dl.acm.org
… For example, the Language Computer Corporation (LCC) [DUC 2006], a DUC participant, proposes a system combining the question- answering and summarization systems and using k-nearest neighbor clustering based on cosine similarity for the sentence selection …

Pursing power in Arabic on-line discussion forums.
MT Tomlinson, DB Bracewell, M Draper, Z Almissour… – LREC, 2012 – researchgate.net
Pursing power in Arabic on-line discussion forums Marc Tomlinson, David B. Bracewell, Mary Draper, Zewar Almissour , Ying Shi, Jeremy Bensley Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX 75080 {marc,david,mary,zewar,ying,jeremy}@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

Nonparametric bayesian models for unsupervised event coreference resolution
C Bejan, M Titsworth, A Hickl… – Advances in Neural …, 2009 – papers.nips.cc
… Event Coreference Resolution Cosmin Adrian Bejan1, Matthew Titsworth2, Andrew Hickl2, & Sanda Harabagiu1 1 Human Language Technology Research Institute, University of Texas at Dallas 2 Language Computer Corporation, Richardson, Texas ady@hlt.utdallas.edu …

Question answering: technology for intelligence analysis
SJ Maiorano – Advances in Open Domain Question Answering, 2008 – Springer
… These aspects are more than often related, therefore the questions should be processed in a context that is enabled only by considering QA sessions, made possible by the dialogue shell implemented in, eg, the Language Computer Corporation (LCC) AQUAINT project called …

ISO-TimeML and the Annotation of Temporal Information
J Pustejovsky – Handbook of Linguistic Annotation, 2017 – Springer
In this paper we describe ISO-TimeML, an expressive and interoperable specification language for event and temporal expressions in natural language text. Besides annotating times and events, ISO-TimeM.

UMass CIIR at TAC KBP 2013 Entity Linking: Query Expansion using Urban Dictionary.
J Dalton, L Dietz – TAC, 2013 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
… The HLTCOE introduced the Context Aware Linker of Enti- ties (CALE) using local context entities (Stoyanov et al., 2012). Language Computer Corporation (LCC) uses fea- tures from a subset of the closest unambiguous mentions (Monahan et al., 2011) …

Weighted consensus multi-document summarization
D Wang, T Li – Information Processing & Management, 2012 – Elsevier
… For example, Language Computer Corporation (LCC) (LCC, xxxx), a DUC participant, that proposes a system combining the question-answering and summarization system and using k-nearest neighbor clustering based on cosine similarity for the sentence selection …

The Social Actions of Successful Groups
DB Bracewell, M Tomlinson – Semantic Computing (ICSC) …, 2012 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. The Social Actions of Successful Groups David B. Bracewell and Marc Tomlinson Language Computer Corporation Richardson, Texas 75080 Email:{david,marc}@ languagecomputer.com Abstract—The success of a group is determined by a number of factors …

Text mining and social media: When quantitative meets qualitative and software meets people
L Ampofo, S Collister, B O’Loughlin… – Innovations in Digital …, 2015 – books.google.com
Page 180. 8 Text Mining and Social Media: When Quantitative Meets Qualitative and Software Meets People Lawrence Ampofo, Simon Collister, Ben O’Loughlin and Andrew Chadwick 8.1 IntroductIon ‘At no time in history has …

Cross-lingual Semantic Generalization for the Detection of Metaphor.
M Mohler, MT Tomlinson… – Int. J. Comput …, 2015 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
Page 1. Cross-lingual Semantic Generalization for the Detection of Metaphor Michael Mohler, Marc Tomlinson, and Bryan Rink Language Computer Corporation, Richardson, TX {michael,marc,bryan}@languagecomputer.com http://www.languagecomputer.com Abstract …

UMass CIIR at TAC KBP 2013 Entity Linking
J Dalton, L Dietz – Proc. Text Analysis Conference (TAC2013), 2013 – researchgate.net
… The HLTCOE introduced the Context Aware Linker of En- tities (CALE) using local context entities (Stoyanov et al., 2012). Language Computer Corporation uses fea- tures from a subset of the closest unambiguous mentions (Monahan et al., 2011) …

Answering Causal Questions and Developing Tool Support
S Vazquez-Reyes, P Velasco-Elizondo – Automation, 2012 – intechopen.com
… 3. Related work In the literature on Question Answering, the system developed in the Southern Methodist University and Language Computer Corporation (Harabagiu et al., 2000) has been considered to have the most sophisticated linguistic techniques due to the depth of its …

Unsupervised Resource Creation for Textual Inference Applications.
J Bensley, A Hickl – LREC, 2008 – lrec-conf.org
Page 1. Unsupervised Resource Creation for Textual Inference Applications Jeremy Bensley and Andrew Hickl Language Computer Corporation 1701 North Collins Boulevard Suite 2000 Richardson, Texas USA {jeremy,andy}@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

Semi-supervised modeling of social actions in online dialogue
DB Bracewell, M Tomlinson… – … Computing (ICSC), 2013 …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. Semi-supervised modeling of social actions in online dialogue David B. Bracewell, Marc Tomlinson, and Hui Wang Language Computer Corporation Richardson, Texas 75080 Email:{david,marc,hui}@languagecomputer.com …

Comparative document summarization via discriminative sentence selection
D Wang, S Zhu, T Li, Y Gong – ACM Transactions on Knowledge …, 2013 – dl.acm.org
… For example, Language Computer Corporation (LCC) [DUC 2006], a DUC participant, proposes a system combining the question-answering and summarization system and using k-nearest neighbor clustering based on cosine similarity for the sentence selection …

Proceedings of Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics
M Ostendorf, M Collins, S Narayanan… – Proceedings of Human …, 2009 – aclweb.org
Page 1. NAACL HLT 2009 Human Language Technologies: The 2009 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics Proceedings of the Conference May 31 – June 5, 2009 Boulder, Colorado Page 2 …

Answering questions with authority
A Hickl – Proceedings of the 17th ACM conference on …, 2008 – dl.acm.org
Page 1. Answering Questions with Authority Andrew Hickl Language Computer Corporation 1701 North Collins Boulevard Suite 2000 Richardson, Texas 75080 USA andy@languagecomputer.com ABSTRACT This paper presents …

Social Networking Data Analysis Tools and Services
G Krishna – Social Network Analytics for Contemporary Business …, 2018 – books.google.com
… Another examples of commercial software for text mining are AeroText, Attensity, Clarabridge, IBM LanguageWare, SPSS Text Analytics for Surveys, Language Computer Corporation, STATISTICA Text Miner and WordStat …

Sociology and the digital challenge
M Savage – Innovations in digital research methods, 2015 – books.google.com
Page 316. 13 Sociology and the Digital Challenge Mike Savage 13.1 IntroductIon In 2007, with my colleague Roger Burrows, I published a paper ‘On the Coming Crisis of Empirical Sociology’in the journal Sociology, the official …

Annotation of adversarial and collegial social actions in discourse
DB Bracewell, MT Tomlinson, M Brunson… – Proceedings of the …, 2012 – dl.acm.org
… David B. Bracewell, Marc T. Tomlinson, Mary Brunson, Jesse Plymale, Jiajun Bracewell, and Daniel Boerger Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX 75080 {david,marc,mary,jesse,jiajun,dan}@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

Identification of social acts in dialogue
D Bracewell, M Tomlinson, H Wang – Proceedings of COLING 2012, 2012 – aclweb.org
… David B. Bracewell, Marc T. Tomlinson, and Hui Wang Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX {david,marc,hui}@languagecomputer.com Abstract The emergence of dialogue on social medial neccessitates the development of new dialogue processing models …

Text mining and social media: When quantitative meets qualitative, and software meets humans
L Ampofo, S Collister, B O’Loughlin… – … Unit Working Paper, 2013 – newpolcom.rhul.ac.uk
Page 1. Text Mining and Social Media: When Quantitative Meets Qualitative, and Software Meets Humans Lawrence Ampofo, Simon Collister, Ben O’Loughlin, and Andrew Chadwick Abstract The ongoing production of staggeringly …

Strategies for Improving the Efficacy of Fusion Question Answering Systems
JA Robles-Flores, G Schymik… – … and Applications of …, 2013 – books.google.com
… Current systems based on QA algorithms include: • WikiAnswers (http://wiki. answers. com/); • Language Computer Corporation (http:// www. languagecomputer. com/); • AnswerBus (http://www. answerbus. com/ index. shtml); • NSIR (http://tangra. si. umich …

Question Processing for Arabic Question Answering System
HM Al Chalabi – 2015 – bspace.buid.ac.ae
Page 1. Question Processing for Arabic Question Answering System ??????? ???? ???? ???? ???? ?? ?????? ?????? By Hani Maluf Al Chalabi (Student ID number 120149) Dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of MSc in Informatics …

The impact of frame semantic annotation levels, frame?alignment techniques, and fusion methods on factoid answer processing
B Ofoghi, J Yearwood, L Ma – Journal of the Association for …, 2009 – Wiley Online Library
… The Language Computer Corporation’s (LCC) QA system, as the best-performing system in several TREC (Text REtrieval Conference) studies (Voorhees, 2002, 2003, 2004), has recently used the FrameNet lexical resource (Baker, Fillmore, & Lowe, 1998) in its TREC 2006 …

Automated Non-Content Word List Generation Using hLDA.
W Krug, MT Tomlinson – FLAIRS Conference, 2013 – aaai.org
Page 1. Automated Non-Content Word List Generation Using hLDA Wayne Krug and Marc T. Tomlinson Language Computer Corporation Richardson, TX Abstract In this paper, we present a language-independent method for …

SumView: A Web-based engine for summarizing product reviews and customer opinions
D Wang, S Zhu, T Li – Expert Systems with Applications, 2013 – Elsevier
… For example, Language Computer Corporation (LCC) (See: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/ duc/pubs/), a DUC participant, that proposes a system combining the question–answering and summarization system and using k-nearest neighbor clustering based on cosine …

Definition Question Answering System For Afan Oromo Language
D HUNDESSA – 2015 – etd.aau.edu.et
Page 1. 1 ADDIS ABABA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES SCHOOL OF INFORMATION SCIENCES DEFINITION QUESTION ANSWERING SYSTEM FOR AFAN OROMO LANGUAGE BY DEJENE HUNDESSA OCTOBER, 2015 ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA …

Using evolutive summary counters for efficient cooperative caching in search engines
D Dominguez-Sal, J Aguilar-Saborit… – … on Parallel and …, 2012 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. Using Evolutive Summary Counters for Efficient Cooperative Caching in Search Engines David Dominguez-Sal, Josep Aguilar-Saborit, Mihai Surdeanu, and Josep Lluis Larriba-Pey Abstract—We propose and analyze …

An Empirical Comparative Study of Manual Rule-Based and Statistical Question Classifiers on Heterogeneous Unseen Data
CW Lee, MY Day, WL Hsu – Asia Information Retrieval Symposium, 2010 – Springer
… For example, it seems that Language Computer Corporation’s question answering system [8], which has been a top-performing English QA system at TREC conferences for many years, still uses a rule-based question classifier to classify questions and extract related semantic …

Textual Entailment
A Iftene – EUROLAN 2007 Summer School Alexandru Ioan Cuza …, 2009 – researchgate.net
… 7 Group Accuracy Methods Language Computer Corporation, Richardson, Texas, USA (Hickl et al., 2006) … applications with a large collection of paraphrases Language Computer Corporation Richardson, Texas, USA (Tatu et al., 2006) 0.7375 Knowledge Representation …

Applying textual entailment to the interpretation of metaphor
M Mohler, M Tomlinson… – … Computing (ICSC), 2013 …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. Applying Textual Entailment to the Interpretation of Metaphor Michael Mohler and Marc Tomlinson and David Bracewell Language Computer Corporation Richardson, Texas Abstract—Metaphor is a pervasive feature …

Ontology-enriched multi-document summarization in disaster management using submodular function
K Wu, L Li, J Li, T Li – Information Sciences, 2013 – Elsevier
… probabilistic language model based method [29], NMF-based method [32], spectral analysis based method [3], graph model based method [6] and linguistic analysis [1]. Some DUC participants achieve good performance, such as Language Computer Corporation [12], where a …

Qualities of eventiveness
S Monahan, M Brunson – Proceedings of the Second Workshop on …, 2014 – aclweb.org
… cO2014 Association for Computational Linguistics Qualities of Eventiveness Sean Monahan, Mary Brunson Language Computer Corporation {smonahan,mary}@languagecomputer. com Abstract Events are not a discrete linguistic phe- nomenon …

Knowledge representation and question answering
M Balduccini, C Baral, Y Lierler – Foundations of Artificial Intelligence, 2008 – Elsevier
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Designing Amharic Definitive Question Answering
W Teshome – 2013 – etd.aau.edu.et
Page 1. Addis Ababa University College of Natural Sciences School of Information Science Designing Amharic Definitive Question Answering By WONDWOSSEN TESHOME June, 2013 Page 2. Addis Ababa University College of Natural Sciences School of Information Science …

Document understanding using data mining and machine learning techniques
D Wang – 2010 – search.proquest.com
… et al., 1999, Wan et al., 2007]. For example, Language Computer Corporation. (LCC) [DUC, 2006], a DUC participant, proposes a system combining the question-. answering and summarization system and using k-nearest neighbor clustering based …

Using language models in question answering
A Merkel – 2008 – publikationen.sulb.uni-saarland.de
Page 1. Using Language Models in Question Answering Dissertation zur Erlangung des Grades des Doktors der Ingenieurwissenschaften der Naturwissenschaftlich-Technischen Fakultät II -Physik und Mechatronik- der Universität des Saarlandes von Andreas Merkel …

Entity linking with a knowledge base: Issues, techniques, and solutions
W Shen, J Wang, J Han – IEEE Transactions on Knowledge …, 2015 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
Page 1. Entity Linking with a Knowledge Base: Issues, Techniques, and Solutions Wei Shen, Jianyong Wang, Senior Member, IEEE and Jiawei Han, Fellow, IEEE Abstract—The large number of potential applications from bridging …

Evaluation Campaigns
M Recasens, S Pradhan – Anaphora Resolution, 2016 – Springer
In this chapter, we overview the major efforts in evaluation campaigns (shared tasks) for coreference resolution, where multiple participants are given the same datasets and annotations, and are evalu.

Populating a knowledge base with information about events
S Monahan, M Mohler, M Tomlinson, A Book… – Proceedings of the …, 2015 – tac.nist.gov
Page 1. Populating a Knowledge Base with Information about Events Sean Monahan, Michael Mohler, Marc Tomlinson, Amy Book, Maxim Gorelkin, Kevin Crosby, Mary Brunson Language Computer Corporation smonahan@languagecomputer.com Abstract …

Answer extraction for simple and complex questions
SR Joty – 2008 – uleth.ca
Page 1. ANSWER EXTRACTION FOR SIMPLE AND COMPLEX QUESTIONS SHAFIQ RAYHAN JOTY Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Information Technology Islamic University of Technology (Bangladesh), 2005 …

Some Advanced Features Of Cc’s Poweranswer
D Moldovan, M Pasca, M Surdeanu – Advances in Open Domain Question …, 2008 – Springer
… This chapter illustrates how multiple resources can be exploited and advanced features added to Language Computer Corporation (LCC)’s PowerAnswer question answering system to support a wide range of questions along several dimensions …

Linking Entities to Wikipedia Documents
J Santos – fenix.tecnico.ulisboa.pt
Page 1. Linking Entities to Wikipedia Documents João Santos joao.d.santos@ist. utl.pt Instituto Superior Técnico Av. Professor Cavaco Silva 2744-016 Porto Salvo, Portugal ABSTRACT This paper addresses the challenging …

Probabilistic Relaxed Unification Formalism And Its Application In Question Answering
T Abou-Assaleh – 2008 – Citeseer
Page 1. PROBABILISTIC RELAXED UNIFICATION FORMALISM AND ITS APPLICATION IN QUESTION ANSWERING by Tony Abou-Assaleh Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at …

Exploring rich evidence for maximum entropy-based question answering
D Shen – 2008 – publikationen.sulb.uni-saarland.de
Page 1. Exploring Rich Evidence for Maximum Entropy-based Question Answering Dissertation zur Erlangung des Grades der Doktorin der Ingenieurwissenschaften der Naturwissenschaftlich- Technischen Fakultaet II – Physik und Mechatronik – der Universitaet des Saarlandes …

Locally non-linear learning via feature induction and structured regularization in statistical machine translation
J Clark – 2015 – lti.cs.cmu.edu
… In particular, I thank Charles Hannon who got me interested in NLP and spent a good deal of his time educating me in how to do research – without him I likely never would have followed this path. He also encouraged me to intern at Language Computer Corporation …

Protecting Cryptographic Secrets and Processes
TP Parker – 2010 – pdfs.semanticscholar.org
Page 1. Protecting Cryptographic Secrets and Processes T. Paul Parker October 23, 2010 Page 2. Abstract Modern commodity operating systems are increasingly used to perform cryptographic operations such as digital signatures …

Linking entities to Wikipedia documents
JTL dos Santos – 2013 – fenix.tecnico.ulisboa.pt
Page 1. Linking Entities to Wikipedia Documents Jo˜ao Tiago Lu?s dos Santos Thesis to obtain the Master of Science Degree in Information Systems and Computer Engineering Examination Committee Chairperson: Prof. Mário Jorge Gaspar da Silva Supervisor: Prof …

Discovering semantic relations using singular value decomposition based techniques
C Havasi – 2009 – search.proquest.com
Discovering semantic relations using singular value decomposition based techniques. Abstract. Understanding the world we live in requires access to a large amount of background knowledge: the common sense knowledge …

Protecting Cryptographic Keys And Functions From Malware Attacks
S Xu, R Sandhu, G White, W Winsborough, T Korkmaz – 2010 – cs.utsa.edu
Page 1. PROTECTING CRYPTOGRAPHIC KEYS AND FUNCTIONS FROM MALWARE ATTACKS APPROVED BY SUPERVISING COMMITTEE: Shouhuai Xu, Ph.D., Chair Ravi Sandhu, Ph.D. Greg White, Ph.D. William Winsborough, Ph.D. Turgay Korkmaz, Ph.D …

Robust question answering
G Carvalho – 2011 – repositorioaberto.uab.pt
Page 1. Robust Question Answering Gracinda Carvalho Tese de Doutoramento em Informática UNIVERSIDADE ABERTA July 2011 Page 2. Page 3. Robust Question Answering Gracinda Carvalho Tese de Doutoramento em Informática Orientadores: Prof …

Knowledge Mining over Scientific Literature and Technical Documentation
F Rinaldi – 2008 – files.ifi.uzh.ch
Page 1. Knowledge Mining over Scientific Literature and Technical Documentation Fabio Rinaldi March 3, 2008 Page 2. Page 3. Contents 1 Introduction 15 1.1 Background . . . . . 21 1.2 Methodologies . . . . . 27 …

Statistical Relational Learning through Structural Analogy and Probabilistic Generalization
DT Halstead – 2011 – search.proquest.com
Statistical Relational Learning through Structural Analogy and Probabilistic Generalization. Abstract. My primary research motivation is the development of a truly generic Machine Learning engine. Towards this, I am exploring …

Using Linguistically Motivated Features in Document Retrieval for Question Answering
LAS Pizzato – 2009 – Citeseer
Page 1. Using Linguistically Motivated Features in Document Retrieval for Question Answering Luiz Augusto Sangoi Pizzato M.Sc., B.CompSc. This thesis is presented for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy Department of Computing Faculty of Science Macquarie University …

Processing linguistic relations across textual genres
BS Rink – 2013 – search.proquest.com
Processing linguistic relations across textual genres. Abstract. This dissertation describes approaches for automatically discovering and processing semantic relations in two text genres: newswire and electronic medical records …

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