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COLING 2000 Volume 1: The 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics
COLING 2000 Volume 2: The 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics

COLING 2000 Volume 1: The 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics

C00-1000: Front Matter

C00-1001: Aduriz. I.; Agirre E.; Aldezabai I; Alegria I.; Arregi X.; Arriola J. M.; Artola X.; Gojenola K.; Maritxalar A.; Sarasola K.; Urkia M.
A word-grammar based morphological analyzer for agglutinative languages

C00-1002: Paolo Allegrini; Simonetta Montemagni; Vito Pirrelli
Learning Word Clusters from Data Types

C00-1003: Ion Androutsopoulos; Robert Dale
Selectional Restrictions in HPSG

C00-1004: Masayuki Asahara; Yuji Matsumoto
Extended Models and Tools for High-performance Part-of-speech

C00-1005: Tania Avgustinova; Hans Uszkoreit
An ontology of systematic relations for a shared grammar of Slavic

C00-1006: Timothy Baldwin; Hozumi Tanaka
The Effects of Word Order and Segmentation on Translation Retrieval Performance

C00-1007: Srinivas Bangalore; Owen Rambow
Exploiting a Probabilistic Hierarchical Model for Generation

C00-1008: Petra Barg; James Kilbury
Incremental Identification of Inflectional Types

C00-1009: Jose-Miguel Benedi; Joan-Andreu Sanchez
COMBINATION OF N-GRAMS AND STOCHASTIC CONTEXT-FREE GRAMMARS FOR LANGUAGE MODELING

C00-1010: Rens Bod
An Empirical Evaluation of LFG-DOP

C00-1011: Rens Bod
Parsing with the Shortest Derivation

C00-1012: Branirnir K. Boguraev; Mary S. Neff
The effects of analysing cohesion on document summarisation

C00-1013: Igor Boguslavsky; Nadezhda Frid; Leonid Iomdin; Leonid Kreidlin; Irina Sagalova; Victor Sizov
Creating a Universal Networking Language Module within an Advanced NLP System

C00-1014: Francis Bond; Kyonghee Paik
Reusing an ontology to generate numeral classifiers

C00-1015: Lars Borin
You'll Take the High Road and I'll Take the Low Road: Using a Third Language to Improve Bilingual Word Alignment

C00-1016: Antonio Branco
Binding Constraints as Instructions of Binding Machines

C00-1017: Thorsten Brants; Matthew Crocker
Probabilistic Parsing and Psychological Plausibility

C00-1018: Norbert Broker
The Use of Instrumentation in Grammar Engineering

C00-1019: Ralf D. Brown
Automated Generalization of Translation Examples

C00-1020: Caroline Brun
A Client/Server Architecture for Word Sense Disambiguation

C00-1021: Eva Buranova; Eva Hajicova; Petr Sgall
Tagging of very large corpora: Topic-Focus Articulation

C00-1022: Farid Cerbah
Exogeneous and Endogeneous Approaches to Semantic Categorization of Unknown Technical Terms

C00-1023: Gerald Chao; Michael G. Dyer
Word Sense Disambiguation of Adjectives Using Probabilistic Networks

C00-1024: Hsin-Hsi Chen; Chuan-Jie Lin
A Muitilingual News Summarizer

C00-1025: Hsin-Hsi Chen; Shih-Chung Tsai; Jin-He Tsai
Mining Tables from Large Scale HTML Texts

C00-1026: Keh-Jiann Chen; Chao-jan Chen
Automatic Semantic Classification for Chinese Unknown Compound Nouns

C00-1027: Kenneth W. Church
Empirical Estimates of Adaptation: The chance of Two Noriegas is closer to p/2 than p2

C00-1028: Massimiliano Ciaramita; Mark Johnson
Explaining away ambiguity: Learning verb selectional preference with Bayesian networks

C00-1029: Stephen Clark; David Weir
A Class-based Probabilistic approach to Structural Disambiguation

C00-1030: Nigel Collier; Chikashi Nobata; Jun-ichi Tsujii
Extracting the Names of Genes and Gene Products with a Hidden Markov Model

C00-1031: Dan Cristea; Nancy Ide; Daniel Marcu; Valentin Tablan
An Empirical Investigation of the Relation Between Discourse Structure and Co-Reference

C00-1032: Beatrice Daille
Morphological Rule Induction for Terminology Acquisition

C00-1033: Kees van Deemter; Richard Power
Authoring Multimedia Documents using WYSIWYM Editing

C00-1034: Herve Dejean
Theory Refinement and Natural Language Learning

C00-1035: Guy De Pauw
Aspects of Pattern-matching in Data-Oriented Parsing

C00-1036: Marc Dymetman; Veronika Lux; Aarne Ranta
XML and Multilingual Document Authoring: Convergent Trends

C00-1037: Christian Ebert; Marcus Kracht
Formal Syntax and Semantics of Case Stacking Languages

C00-1038: Jason Eisner
Directional Constraint Evaluation in Optimality Theory

C00-1039: Cecile Fabre; Christian Jacquemin
Boosting Variant Recognition with Light Semantics

C00-1040: Udo Hahn; Martin Romacker
An Integrated Model of Semantic and Conceptual Interpretation from Dependency Structures

C00-1041: Eva Hajicová; Markéta Ceplová
Deletions and their reconstruction in tectogrammatical syntactic tagging of very large corpora

C00-1042: Diiek Z. Hakkani-Tur; Kemal Oflazer; Gokhan Tur
Statistical Morphological Disambiguation for Agglutinative Languages

C00-1043: Sanda M. Harabagiu; Marius A. Pasca; Steven J. Maiorano
Experiments with Open-Domain Textual Question Answering

C00-1044: Vasileios Hatzivassiloglou; Janyce M. Wiebe
Effects of Adjective Orientation and Gradability on Sentence Subjectivity

C00-1045: Renate Henschel; Hua Cheng; Massimo Poesio
Pronominalization revisited

C00-1046: Hideki Hirakawa; Kenji Ono; Yumiko Yoshimura
Automatic Refinement of a POS Tagger Using a Reliable Parser and Plain Text Corpora

C00-1047: Tom Hisamitsu; Yoshiki Niwa; Jun-ichi Tsujii
A Method of Measuring Term Representativeness - Baseline Method Using Co-occurrence Distribution

C00-1048: Veronique Hoste; Steven Gillis; Walter Daelemans
A Rule Induction Approach to Modeling Regional Pronunciation Variation

C00-1049: Matthew Hurst; Tetsuya Nasukawa
Layout and Language: Integrating Spatial and Linguistic Knowledge for Layout Understanding Tasks

C00-1050: Yumi Ichimura; Yoshimi Saito; Kazuhiro Kimura; Hideki Hirakawa
Kana-Kanji Conversion System with Input Support Based on Prediction

C00-1051: Takashi Inui; Kentaro Inui
Committee-based Decision Making in Probabiiistic Partial Parsing

C00-1052: Mark Johnson; Brian Roark
Compact non-left-recursive grammars using the selective left-corner transform and factoring

C00-1053: Michael Johnston
Deixis and Conjunction in Multimodal Systems

C00-1054: Michael Johnston; Srinivas Bangalore
Finite-state Multimodal Parsing and Understanding

C00-1055: Douglas A. Jones; Gregory M. Rusk
Toward a Scoring Function for Quality-Driven Machine Translation

C00-1056: Sung Young Jung; SungLim Hong; Eunok Paek
An English to Korean Transliteration Model of Extended Markov Window

C00-1057: Gary Kacmarcik; Chris Brockett; Hisami Suzuki
Robust Segmentation of Japanese Text into a Lattice for Parsing

C00-1058: Kyo Kageura; Keita Tsuji; Akiko, N. Aizawa
Automatic Thesaurus Generation through Multiple Filtering

C00-1059: Hiroyuki Kaji; Yasutsugu Morimoto; Toshiko Aizono; Noriyuki Yamasaki
Corpus-dependent Association Thesauri for Information Retrieval

C00-1060: Hiroshi Kanayama; Kentaro Torisawa; Yutaka Mitsuishi; Jun'ichi Tsujii
A Hybrid Japanese Parser with Hand-crafted Grammar and Statistics

C00-1061: In-Ho Kang; GilChang Kim
English-to-Korean Transliteration using Multiple Unbounded Overlapping Phoneme Chunks

C00-1062: Ronald M. Kaplan; Jurgen Wedekind
LFG Generation Produces Context-free Languages

C00-1063: Daisuke Kawahara; Nobuhiro Kaji; Sadao Kurohashi
Japanese Case Structure Analysis

C00-1064: Seonho Kim; Juntae Yoon; Mansuk Song
Structural Feature Selection For English-Korean Statistical Machine Translation

C00-1065: Alexandra Kinyon
Hypertags

C00-1066: Youngjoong Ko; Jungyun Seo
Automatic Text Categorization by Unsupervised Learning

C00-1067: Alexander Koller; Joachim Niehren
On Underspecified Processing of Dynamic Semantics

C00-1068: Kazunori Komatani; Tatsuya Kawahara
Flexible Mixed-Initiative Dialogue Management using Concept-Level Confidence Measures of Speech Recognizer Output

C00-1069: Geert-Jan Kruijff; Elke Teich; John Bateman; Ivana Kruijff-Korbayova; Hana Skoumalova; Serge Sharoff; Lena Sokolova; Tony Hartley; Kamenka Staykova; Jiri Hana
Multilinguality in a Text Generation System For Three Slavic Languages

C00-1070: Sang-Zoo Lee; Jun-ichi Tsujii; Hae-Chang Rim
Lexicalized Hidden Markov Models for Part-of-Speech Tagging

C00-1071: Yves Lepage
LANGUAGES OF ANALOGICAL STRINGS

C00-1072: Chin-Yew Lin; Eduard Hovy
The Automated Acquisition of Topic Signatures for Text Summarization

C00-1073: Diane J. Litman; Michael S. Kearns; Satinder Singh; Marilyn A. Walker
Automatic Optimization of Dialogue Management

C00-1074: Qing Ma; Masaki Murata; Kiyotaka Uchimoto; Hitoshi Isahara
Hybrid Neuro and Rule-Based Part of Speech Taggers

C00-1075: Christos Malavazosi; Stelios Piperidis
Application of Analogical Modelling to Example Based Machine Translation

C00-1076: Daniel Marcu
Extending a Formal and Computational Model of Rhetorical Structure Theory with Intentional Structures la Grosz and Sidner

C00-1077: Diana Maynard; Sophia Ananiadou
Identifying Terms by their Family and Friends

C00-1078: Adam Meyers; Michiko Kosaka; Ralph Grishman
Chart-Based Transfer Rule Application in Machine Translation

C00-1079: Kyonghi Moon; Jong-Hyeok Lee
Representation and Recognition Method for Multi-Word Translation Units in Korean-to-Japanese MT System

C00-1080: Frank Morawietz
Chart Parsing and Constraint Programming

C00-1081: Shinsuke Mori; Masafumi Nishimura; Nobuyasu Itoh; Shiho Ogino; Hideo Watanabe
A Stochastic Parser Based on a Structural Word Prediction Model

C00-1082: Masaki Murata; Kiyotaka Uchimoto; Qing Ma; Hitoshi Isahara
Bunsetsu Identification Using Category-Exclusive Rules

C00-1083: Yukiko I. Nakano; Kenji Imamura; Hisashi Ohara
Taking Account of the User's View in 3D Multimodal Instruction Dialogue

C00-1084: Shiho Nobesawa ; Hiroaki Saito; Masakazu Nakanishi
Automatic Semantic Sequence Extraction from Unrestricted Non-Tagged Texts

C00-1085: Miles Osborne
Estimation of Stochastic Attribute-Value Grammars using an Informative Sample

COLING 2000 Volume 2: The 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics

C00-2000: Front Matter

C00-2086: Jong C. Park; Hyung Joon Cho
Informed Parsing for Coordination with Combinatory Categorial Grammar

C00-2087: Guy Perrier
Interaction Grammars

C00-2088: Paul Piwek
A Formal Semantics for Generating and Editing Plurals

C00-2089: Ferran Pla; Antonio Molina; Natividad Prieto
Tagging and Chunking with Bigrams

C00-2090: Emmanuel Planas; Osamu Furuse
Multi-level Similar Segment Matching Algorithm for Translation Memories and Example-Based Machine Translation

C00-2091: Sylvain Pogodalla
Generation, Lambek Calculus, Montague's Semantics and Semantic Proof Nets

C00-2092: Arjen Poutsma
Data-Oriented Translation

C00-2093: Richard Power
Planning texts by constraint satisfaction

C00-2094: Detlef Prescher; Stefan Riezler; Mats Rooth
Using a Probabilistic Class-Based Lexicon for Lexical Ambiguity Resolution

C00-2095: Julien Quint
A Formalism for Universal Segmentation of Text

C00-2096: Allan Ramsay; Helen Seville
Unscrambling English word order

C00-2097: Manny Rayner; Beth Ann Hockey; Frankie James; Elizabeth Owen Bratt; Sharon Goldwater; Jean Mark Gawron
Compiling Language Models from a Linguistically Motivated Unification Grammar

C00-2098: Tobias Ruland
A Context-Sensitive Model for Probabilistic LR Parsing of Spoken Language with Transformation-Based Postprocessing

C00-2099: Christer Samuelsson
A Statistical Theory of Dependency Syntax

C00-2100: Anoop Sarkar; Daniel Zeman
Automatic Extraction of Subcategorization Frames for Czech

C00-2101: Yutaka Sasaki; Yoshihiro Matsuo
Learning Semantic-Level Information Extraction Rules by Type-Oriented ILP

C00-2102: Manabu Sassano; Takehito Utsuro
Named Entity Chunking Techniques in Supervised Learning for Japanese Named Entity Recognition

C00-2103: Michael Schiehlen
Granularity Effects in Tense Translation

C00-2104: Barry Schiffman; Kathleen R. McKeown
Experiments in Automated Lexicon Building for Text Searching

C00-2105: Helmut Schmid; Sabine Schulte im Walde
Robust German Noun Chunking With a Probabilistic Context-Free Grammar

C00-2106: Karl-Michael Schneider
Parsing Schemata for Grammars with Variable Number and Order of Constituents

C00-2107: Leah Schroeder; Sandra Carberry
Realizing Expressions of Doubt in Collaborative Dialogue

C00-2108: Sabine Schulte im Walde
Clustering Verbs Semantically According to their Alternation Behaviour

C00-2109: Satoshi Sekine; Kiyotaka Uchimoto; Hitoshi Isahara
Backward Beam Search Algorithm for Dependency Analysis of Japanese

C00-2110: Satoshi Sekine
Japanese Dependency Analysis using a Deterministic Finite State Transducer

C00-2111: Giiles Sérasset; Christian Boitet
On UNL as the future "html of the linguistic content" & the reuse of existing NLP components in UNL-related applications with the example of a UNL-French deconverter

C00-2112: Helen Seville; Allan Ramsay
Making Sense of Reference to the Unfamiliar

C00-2113: Sayori Shimohata
An empirical method for identifying and translating technical terminology

C00-2114: E.I. Sicilia-Garcia; Ji Ming; F. J. Smith
A Dynamic Language Model Based on Individual Word Domains

C00-2115: Gerardo Sierra; John McNaught
Extracting semantic clusters from the alignment of definitions

C00-2116: Virach Sornlertlamvanich; Tanapong Potipiti; Thatsanee Charoenporn
Automatic Corpus-Based Thai Word Extraction with the C4.5 Learning Algorithm

C00-2117: E. Stamatatos; N. Fakotakis; G. Kokkinakis
Text Genre Detection Using Common Word Frequencies

C00-2118: Suzanne Stevenson; Paola Merlo
Automatic Lexical Acquisition Based on Statistical Distributions

C00-2119: Hisami Suzuki; Chris Broekett; Gary Kaemareik
Using a Broad-Coverage Parser for Word-Breaking in Japanese

C00-2120: Elke Teich; Catherine I. Watson; Cecile Pereira
Matching a tone-based and tune-based approach to English intonation for concept-to-speech generation

C00-2121: Aristomenis Thanopoulos; Nikos Fakotakis; George Kokkinakis
Automatic Extraction of Semantic Relations from Specialized Corpora

C00-2122: Dan Tidhar; Uwe Kiissner
Learning to Select a Good Translation

C00-2123: Christoph Tillmann; Hermann Ney
Word Re-ordering and DP-based Search in Statistical Machine Translation

C00-2124: Erik F. Tjong Kim Sang; Walter Daelemans; Herve Dejean; Rob Koeling; Yuval Krymolowski; Vasin Punyakanok; Dan Roth
Applying System Combination to Base Noun Phrase Identification

C00-2125: Shu-Chuan Tseng
Modelling Speech Repairs in German and Mandarin Chinese Spoken Dialogues

C00-2126: Kiyotaka Uchimotot; Masaki Muratat; Qing Ma; Satoshi Sekine; Hitoshi Isahara
Word Order Acquisition from Corpora

C00-2127: Yoshihiro Ueda; Mamiko Oka; Takahiro Koyama; Tadanobu Miyauchi
Toward the "At-a-glance" Summary: Phrase-representation Summarization Method

C00-2128: Masao Utiyama; Masaki Murata; Hitoshi Isahara
A Statistical Approach to the Processing of Metonymy

C00-2129: Masao Utiyama; Koiti Hasida
Multi-Topic Multi-Document Summarization

C00-2130: Renata Vieira; Massimo Poesio
Corpus-based Development and Evaluation of a System for Processing Definite Descriptions

C00-2131: Hideo Watanabe; Sadao Kurohashi; Eiji Aramaki
Finding Structural Correspondences from Bilingual Parsed Corpus for Corpus-based Translation

C00-2132: Hideo Watanabe
A Method for Accelerating CFG-Parsing by Using Dependency Information

C00-2133: Maria Wolters; Donna K. Byron
Prosody and the Resolution of Pronominal Anaphora

C00-2134: Kiyoshi Yamabana; Shinichi Ando; Kiyomi Mimura
Lexicalized Tree Automata-based Grammars for Translating Conversational Texts

C00-2135: Kaoru Yamamoto; Yuji Matsumoto
Acquisition of Phrase-level Bilingual Correspondence using Dependency Structure

C00-2136: Roman Yangarber; Ralph Grishman; Pasi Tapanainen; Silja Huttunen
Automatic Acquisition of Domain Knowledge for Information Extraction

C00-2137: Alexander Yeh
More accurate tests for the statistical significance of result differences

C00-2138: Juntae Yoon; Yoonkwan Kim; Mansuk Song
Identifying Temporal Expression and its Syntactic Role Using FST and Lexical Data from Corpus

C00-2139: Menno van Zaanen
ABL: Aiignment-Based Learning

C00-2140: Klaus Zechner; Alex Waibel
DIASUMM: Flexible Summarization of Spontaneous Dialogues in Unrestricted Domains

C00-2141: Qiang Zhou
Local context templates for Chinese constituent boundary prediction

C00-2142: Jan W. Amtrup; Karine Megerdoomian; Remi Zajac
Rapid Development of Translation Tools: Application to Persian and Turkish

C00-2143: Igor Boguslavsky; Svetlana Grigorieva; Nikolai Grigoriev; Leonid Kreidlin; Nadezhda Frid
Dependency Treebank for Russian: Concept, Tools, Types of Information

C00-2144: Jo Calder
Thistle and Interarbora

C00-2145: Michael Carl
A Model of Competence for Corpus-Based Machine Translation

C00-2146: Jeongwon Cha; Geunbae Lee
Structural disambiguation of morpho-syntactic categorial parsing for Korean

C00-2147: Jim Cowie; Yevgeny Ludovik; Hugo Molina-Salgado; Sergei Nirenburg
The Week at a Glance - Cross-language Cross-document Information Extraction and Translation

C00-2148: Hoa Trang Dang; Karin Kipper; Martha Palmer
Integrating compositional semantics into a verb lexicon

C00-2149: Mare Dymetman; Frederic Tendeau
Context-Free Grammar Rewriting and the Transfer of Packed Linguistic Representations

C00-2150: John Elliott; Eric Atwell; Bill Whyte
LANGUAGE IDENTIFICATION IN UNKNOWN SIGNALS

C00-2151: Kilian Foth; Wolfgang Menzel; Horia F. Pop; Ingo Schroder
An Experiment On Incremental Analysis Using Robust Parsing Techniques

C00-2152: Alexander Franz; Keiko Horiguchi; Lei Duan; Doris Ecker; Eugene Koontz; Kazami Uchida
An Integrated Architecture for Example-Based Machine Translation

C00-2153: Antje Helfrich; Bradley Music
Design and evaluation of grammar checkers in multiple languages

C00-2154: Christopher Hogan; Robert Frederking
WebDIPLOMAT: A Web-Based Interactive Machine Translation System

C00-2155: Bernd Kiefer; Hans-Ulrich Krieger; Melanie Siegel
An HPSG-to-CFG Approximation of Japanese

C00-2156: Byeongchang Kim; Geunbae Lee
Decision-Tree based Error Correction for Statistical Phrase Break Prediction in Korean

C00-2157: Esther Konig; Wolfgang Lezius
A Description Language for Syntactically Annotated Corpora

C00-2158: Yevgeny Ludovik; Ron Zacharski
MT and Topic-Based Techniques to Enhance Speech Recognition Systems for Professional Translators

C00-2159: Hiroshi Masuichi; Raymond Flournoy; Stefan Kaufmann; Stanley Peters
A Bootstrapping Method for Extracting Bilingual Text Pairs

C00-2160: Manabu Okumura
Producing More Readable Extracts by Revising Them

C00-2161: Rani Nelken; Nissim Francez
Querying Temporal Databases Using Controlled Natural Language

C00-2162: Sonja Nieflen; Hermann Ney
Improving SMT quality with morpho-syntactic analysis

C00-2163: Franz Josef Och; Hermann Ney
A Comparison of Alignment Models for Statistical Machine Translation

C00-2164: Matthias Rehm; Karl Ulrich Goecke
Perception, Concepts and Language ROAD and IPaGe

C00-2165: Won-He Ryu; Jin-DongKim; Hae-Chang Rim; Heui-Seok Lim
KCAT: A Korean Corpus Annotating Tool Minimizing Human Intervention

C00-2166: Michael Schiehlen
Robust Semantic Construction

C00-2167: Satoshi Sekine; Yoshio Eriguchi
Japanese Named Entity Extraction Evaluation - Analysis of Results -

C00-2168: Svetlana Sheremetyeva; Sergei Nirenburg
Acquisition of a Language Computational Model for NLP

C00-2169: Jorg Spilker; Martin Klarner; Gunther Gorz
Processing Self Corrections in a speech to speech system

C00-2170: B K T'sou; K K Sin; S W K Chan; T B Y Lai; C Lun; K T Ko; G K K Chan; L Y L Cheung
Jurilinguistic Engineering in Cantonese Chinese: An N-gram-based Speech to Text Transcription System

C00-2171: Carole Tiberius; Lynne Cahill
Incorporating Metaphonemes in a Multilingual Lexicon

C00-2172: S. Vogel; H. Ney
Construction of a Hierarchical Translation Memory

C00-2173: Derek Walker; Dominique Petitpierre; Susan Armstrong
XMLTrans: a Java-based XML Transformation Language for Structured Data

C00-2174: Hua Wu; Taiyi Huang; Chengqing Zong
Chinese Generation in a Spoken Dialogue Translation System

C00-2175: Alexander Yeh
Comparing two trainable grammatical relations finders