Casey Whitelaw

Casey Whitelaw is a computational linguist, with a background in applied machine learning. He submitted his thesis, "Systemic Features for Text Classification" to the University of Sydney in 2005. Before joining Google, Casey has been a visiting scholar at the Illinois Institute of Technology, working with Shlomo Argamon, and was an intern with the Natural Language Processing Group at Microsoft Research.

Google Publications


    Using the web for language independent spellchecking and autocorrection

    Casey Whitelaw, Ben Hutchinson, Grace Y. Chung, Gerard Ellis

    EMNLP '09: Proceedings of the 2009 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Association for Computational Linguistics, Morristown, NJ, USA, pp. 890-899


    Web-scale named entity recognition

    Casey Whitelaw, Alex Kehlenbeck, Nemanja Petrovic, Lyle Ungar

    CIKM '08: Proceeding of the 17th ACM conference on Information and knowledge management, ACM, New York, NY, USA (2008), pp. 123-132

Previous Publications


    Using appraisal groups for sentiment analysis

    Casey Whitelaw, Navendu Garg, Shlomo Argamon

    CIKM (2005), pp. 625-631


    Evaluating Corpora for Named Entity Recognition Using Character-Level Features

    Casey Whitelaw, Jon Patrick

    Australian Conference on Artificial Intelligence (2003), pp. 910-921