Dekang Lin

Google Publications

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    Knowledge Base Completion via Search-Based Question Answering

    Robert West, Evgeniy Gabrilovich, Kevin Murphy, Shaohua Sun, Rahul Gupta, Dekang Lin

    WWW (2014)

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    Unsupervised Translation Sense Clustering

    Mohit Bansal, John DeNero, Dekang Lin

    the North American Association of Computational Linguistics (2012)

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    Using Web-scale N-grams to Improve Base NP Parsing Performance

    Emily Pitler, Shane Bergsma, Dekang Lin, Ken Church

    Proceedings of COLING (2010), 886–894

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    Answer typing for information retrieval

    Christopher Pinchak, Davood Rafiei, Dekang Lin

    Proceeding of the 18th ACM conference on Information and knowledge management (CIKM), ACM, Hong Kong (2009), pp. 1955-1958

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    Combining Language Modeling and Discriminative Classification for Word Segmentation

    Dekang Lin

    CICLing '09: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg (2009), pp. 170-182

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    Glen, Glenda or Glendale: Unsupervised and Semi-supervised Learning of English Noun Gender

    Shane Bergsma, Dekang Lin, Randy Goebel

    CoNLL, Boulder, CO (2009)

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    Phrase Clustering for Discriminative Learning

    Dekang Lin, Xiaoyun Wu

    Proceedings of ACL/IJCNLP, Singapore (2009), pp. 1030-1038

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    Web-Scale N-gram Models for Lexical Disambiguation

    Shane Bergsma, Dekang Lin, Randy Goebel

    Proceedings of IJCAI, Los Angeles, CA (2009), pp. 1507-1512

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    Discriminative learning of selectional preference from unlabeled text

    Shane Bergsma, Dekang Lin, Randy Goebel

    EMNLP '08: Proceedings of the Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (2008), pp. 59-68

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    Distributional Identification of Non-Referential Pronouns

    Shane Bergsma, Dekang Lin, Randy Goebel

    Proceedings of ACL-08: HLT, Association for Computational Linguistics, Columbus, Ohio (2008), pp. 10-18

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    Mining Parenthetical Translations from the Web by Word Alignment

    Dekang Lin, Shaojun Zhao, Benjamin Van Durme, Marius Pasca

    Proceedings of the 46th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (ACL-2008), Columbus, Ohio, pp. 994-1002

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    Inversion transduction grammar for joint phrasal translation modeling

    Colin Cherry, Dekang Lin

    SSST '07: Proceedings of the NAACL-HLT 2007/AMTA Workshop on Syntax and Structure in Statistical Translation, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA, pp. 17-24

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    Simple training of dependency parsers via structured boosting

    Qin Iris Wang, Dekang Lin, Dale Schuurmans

    IJCAI'07: Proceedings of the 20th international joint conference on Artifical intelligence, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA (2007), pp. 1756-1762

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    Bootstrapping Path-Based Pronoun Resolution

    Shane Bergsma, Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Computational Linguistics and 44th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Sydney, Australia (2006), pp. 33-40

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    Names and Similarities on the Web: Fact Extraction in the Fast Lane

    Marius Pasca, Dekang Lin, Jeffrey Bigham, Andrei Lifchits, Alpa Jain

    Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Computational Linguistics and 44th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (COLING-ACL-06), Sydney, Australia (2006), pp. 809-816

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    Organizing and Searching the World Wide Web of Facts - Step One: the One-Million Fact Extraction Challenge

    Marius Pasca, Dekang Lin, Jeffrey Bigham, Andrei Lifchits, Alpa Jain

    Proceedings of the 21st National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-06), Boston, Massachusetts (2006), pp. 1400-1405

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    Soft Syntactic Constraints for Word Alignment through Discriminative Training

    Colin Cherry, Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the COLING/ACL 2006 Main Conference Poster Sessions, Association for Computational Linguistics, Sydney, Australia, pp. 105-112

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    Strictly lexical dependency parsing

    Qin Iris Wang, Dale Schuurmans, Dekang Lin

    Parsing '05: Proceedings of the Ninth International Workshop on Parsing Technology, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (2005), pp. 152-159

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    A path-based transfer model for machine translation

    Dekang Lin

    COLING '04: Proceedings of the 20th international conference on Computational Linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (2004), pp. 625

Previous Publications

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    Flexible answer typing with discriminative preference ranking

    Christopher Pinchak, Dekang Lin, Davood Rafiei

    EACL '09: Proceedings of the 12th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (2009), pp. 666-674

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    Vertex covering by paths on trees with its applications in machine translation

    Guohui Lin, Zhipeng Cai, Dekang Lin

    Inf. Process. Lett., vol. 97 (2006), pp. 73-81

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    A Nearest-Neighbor Method for Resolving PP-Attachment Ambiguity

    Shaojun Zhao, Dekang Lin

    IJCNLP (2004), pp. 545-554

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    A Probability Model to Improve Word Alignment

    Colin Cherry, Dekang Lin

    ACL (2003), pp. 88-95

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    Automatically Discovering Word Senses

    Patrick Pantel, Dekang Lin

    HLT-NAACL (2003)

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    Identifying Synonyms among Distributionally Similar Words

    Dekang Lin, Shaojun Zhao, Lijuan Qin, Ming Zhou

    IJCAI (2003), pp. 1492-1493

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    ProAlign: shared task system description

    Dekang Lin, Colin Cherry

    Proceedings of the HLT-NAACL 2003 Workshop on Building and using parallel texts, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA, pp. 11-14

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    Word Alignment with Cohesion Constraint

    Dekang Lin, Colin Cherry

    HLT-NAACL (2003)

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    Concept Discovery from Text

    Dekang Lin, Patrick Pantel

    COLING (2002)

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    Concept discovery from text

    Dekang Lin, Patrick Pantel

    Proceedings of the 19th international conference on Computational linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (2002), pp. 1-7

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    Construction of a Chinese-English Verb Lexicon for Machine Translation and Embedded Multilingual Applications

    Bonnie Jean Dorr, Gina-Anne Levow, Dekang Lin

    Machine Translation, vol. 17 (2002), pp. 99-137

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    Discovering word senses from text

    Patrick Pantel, Dekang Lin

    KDD (2002), pp. 613-619

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    Document clustering with committees

    Patrick Pantel, Dekang Lin

    SIGIR (2002), pp. 199-206

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    A Statistical Corpus-Based Term Extractor

    Patrick Pantel, Dekang Lin

    AI '01: Proceedings of the 14th Biennial Conference of the Canadian Society on Computational Studies of Intelligence, Springer-Verlag, London, UK (2001), pp. 36-46

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    DIRT -- discovery of inference rules from text

    Dekang Lin, Patrick Pantel

    KDD (2001), pp. 323-328

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    DIRT @SBT@discovery of inference rules from text

    Dekang Lin, Patrick Pantel

    KDD '01: Proceedings of the seventh ACM SIGKDD international conference on Knowledge discovery and data mining, ACM, New York, NY, USA (2001), pp. 323-328

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    Discovery of inference rules for question-answering

    Dekang Lin, Patrick Pantel

    Nat. Lang. Eng., vol. 7 (2001), pp. 343-360

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    LaTaT: language and text analysis tools

    Dekang Lin

    HLT '01: Proceedings of the first international conference on Human language technology research, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (2001), pp. 1-6

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    An Unsupervised Approach to Prepositional Phrase Attachment using Contextually Similar Words

    Patrick Pantel, Dekang Lin

    ACL (2000)

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    Building a Chinese-English Mapping between Verb Concepts for Multilingual Applications

    Bonnie J. Dorr, Gina-Anne Levow, Dekang Lin

    AMTA (2000), pp. 1-12

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    Word-for-word glossing with contextually similar words

    Patrick Pantel, Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the 1st North American chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics conference, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA (2000), pp. 78-85

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    Automatic Identification of Non-compositional Phrases

    Dekang Lin

    ACL (1999)

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    Automatic identification of non-compositional phrases

    Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the 37th annual meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics on Computational Linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1999), pp. 317-324

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    A dependency-based method for evaluating broad-coverage parsers

    Dekang Lin

    Nat. Lang. Eng., vol. 4 (1998), pp. 97-114

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    An Information-Theoretic Definition of Similarity

    Dekang Lin

    ICML (1998), pp. 296-304

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    Automatic Retrieval and Clustering of Similar Words

    Dekang Lin

    COLING-ACL (1998), pp. 768-774

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    Automatic retrieval and clustering of similar words

    Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the 17th international conference on Computational linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1998), pp. 768-774

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    A broad-coverage word sense tagger

    Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the fifth conference on Applied natural language processing, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1997), pp. 18-19

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    Using Syntactic Dependency as Local Context to Resolve Word Sense Ambiguity

    Dekang Lin

    ACL (1997), pp. 64-71

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    Using syntactic dependency as local context to resolve word sense ambiguity

    Dekang Lin

    ACL-35: Proceedings of the 35th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics and Eighth Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1997), pp. 64-71

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    On the structural complexity of natural language sentences

    Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the 16th conference on Computational linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1996), pp. 729-733

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    A dependency-based method for evaluating broad-coverage parsers

    Dekang Lin

    IJCAI'95: Proceedings of the 14th international joint conference on Artificial intelligence, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA (1995), pp. 1420-1425

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    Efficient parsing for Korean and English: a parameterized message-passing approach

    Bonnie J. Dorr, Jye-hoon Lee, Dekang Lin, Sungki Suh

    Comput. Linguist., vol. 21 (1995), pp. 255-263

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    University of Manitoba: description of the PIE system used for MUC-6

    Dekang Lin

    MUC6 '95: Proceedings of the 6th conference on Message understanding, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1995), pp. 113-126

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    PRINCIPAR - An Efficient, Broad-coverage, Principle-based Parser

    Dekang Lin

    COLING (1994), pp. 482-488

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    PRINCIPAR: an efficient, broad-coverage, principle-based parser

    Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the 15th conference on Computational linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1994), pp. 482-488

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    Obvious abduction

    Dekang Lin

    ICYCS'93: Proceedings of the third international conference on Young computer scientists, Tsinghua University Press, Beijing, China, China (1993), pp. 2134-2137

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    Principle-Based Parsing without Overgeneration

    Dekang Lin

    ACL (1993), pp. 112-120

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    Principle-based parsing without overgeneration

    Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the 31st annual meeting on Association for Computational Linguistics, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1993), pp. 112-120

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    University of Manitoba: description of the NUBA system as used for MUC-5

    Dekang Lin

    MUC5 '93: Proceedings of the 5th conference on Message understanding, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA (1993), pp. 263-275

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    A probabilistic network of predicates

    Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the eighth conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA (1992), pp. 174-181

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    A message passing algorithm for plan recognition

    Dekang Lin, Randy Goebel

    IJCAI'91: Proceedings of the 12th international joint conference on Artificial intelligence, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA (1991), pp. 280-285

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    Integrating probabilistic, taxonomic and causal knowledge in abductive diagnosis

    Dekang Lin, Randy Goebel

    UAI '90: Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence, Elsevier Science Inc., New York, NY, USA (1991), pp. 77-88

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    The probability of causal explanation

    Dekang Lin, Randy Goebel

    Proceedings of the eighth biennial conference of the Canadian Society for Computational Studies of Intelligence on CSCSI-90, Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, USA (1990), pp. 15-20

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    Automatic Logical Navigation Among Relations Using Steiner Trees

    Dekang Lin

    Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Data Engineering, IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA (1989), pp. 582-588