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  • Acquisition of lexical translation relations from MRDs 

    Copestake, Ann; Briscoe, Ted; Vossen, Piek; Ageno Pulido, Alicia; Castellón Masalles, Irene; Ribas Framis, Francesc; Rigau Claramunt, German; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Samiotou, Anna (1994-09)
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    In this paper we present a methodology for extracting information about lexical translation equivalences from the machine readable versions of conventional dictionaries (MRDs), and describe a series of experiments on ...
  • ADN-classifier: automatically assigning denotation types to nominalizations 

    Peris, Aina; Taulé, Mariona; Boleda Torrent, Gemma; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio (2010)
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    This paper presents the ADN-Classifier, an Automatic classification system of Spanish Deverbal Nominalizations aimed at identifying its semantic denotation (i.e. event, result, underspecified, or lexicalized). The classifier ...
  • A Machine learning approach to POS tagging 

    Màrquez Villodre, Lluís; Padró, Lluís; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio (1997-12)
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    We have applied inductive learning of statistical decision trees and relaxation labelling to the Natural Language Processing (NLP) task of morphosyntactic disambiguation (Part Of Speech Tagging). The learning process ...
  • A proposal to develop and assess professional skills in Engineering Final Year Projects 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Climent Vilaró, Joan; Corbalán González, Julita; Fonseca Casas, Pau; García Almiñana, Jordi; Herrero Zaragoza, José Ramón; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera (Tempus Publications, 2018-03)
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    In this paper we discuss the result of piloting a methodology for Engineering Final Year Projects (FYP) assessment that takes into consideration professional skills acquisition. The FYP is structured around three milestones; ...
  • Arabic medical entity tagging using distant learning in a multilingual framework 

    Cotik, Viviana; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Vivaldi, Jorge (Elsevier, 2017-04-30)
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    A semantic tagger aiming to detect relevant entities in Arabic medical documents and tagging them with their appropriate semantic class is presented. The system takes profit of a Multilingual Framework covering four languages ...
  • Automatically extracting translation links using a wide coverage semantic taxonomy 

    Rigau Claramunt, German; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Turmo Borras, Jorge (1995-01-01)
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    TGE (Tlink Generator Environment) is a system for semi-automatically extracting translation links. The system was developed within the ACQUILEX II project as a tool for supporting the construction of a multi-lingual lexical ...
  • Biomedical abbreviation recognition and resolution by PROSA-MED 

    Montalvo, Soto; Oronoz, Maite; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Martínez, Raquel (CEUR-WS.org, 2017)
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    The amount of abbreviations used in biomedical literature increases constantly. Despite the existence of acronym dictionaries, it is not viable to keep them updated with new creations. Thus, in the processing of biomedical ...
  • Boosting terminology extraction through crosslingual resources 

    Cajal Mariñosa, Sergio; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio (2014-09)
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    Terminology Extraction is an important Natural Language Processing task with multiple applications in many areas. The task has been approached from different points of view using different techniques. Language and domain ...
  • CoCo, a web interface for corpora compilation 

    España Bonet, Cristina; Vila Rigat, Marta; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Martí, Maria Antònia (2009)
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    CoCo es una interfaz web colaborativa para la compilación de recursos lingüísticos. En esta demo se presenta una de sus posibles aplicaciones: la obtención de paráfrasis. / CoCo is a collaborative web interface for the ...
  • Combining Wikipedia and WordNet for improving domain terms compilation 

    Vivaldi, Jorge; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Rigau Claramunt, German (2013)
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    Domain terms are a useful mean for tuning both resources and NLP processors to domain specific tasks. This paper proposes an improved method for obtaining terms from potentially any domain using the Wikipedia graph structure ...
  • Cultural configuration of Wikipedia: measuring autoreferentiality in different languages 

    Miquel Ribé, Marc; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio (2011)
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    Among the motivations to write in Wikipedia given by the current literature there is often coincidence, but none of the studies presents the hypothesis of contributing for the visibility of the own national or language ...
  • Del texto a la información 

    Atserias Batalla, Jordi; Castell Ariño, Núria; Catala Roig, Neus; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Turmo Borras, Jorge (1998-03)
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    In the last years, software applications centered on Natural Language Processing (NLP) have experimented a great significance, especially access to neither unrestricted, nor codified, textual information. In this ...
  • En torno a los entornos de programación 

    Botella López, Pere; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio (Asociación de Técnicos de Informática, 1984-11)
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    El concepto de Entorno de Programación es relativamente reciente ya que aparece, al menos con esta denominación con el inicío de la actual década, si bien en la segunda mitad de la anterior se empieza a hablar de «sistemas ...
  • Evaluación del Trabajo de Fin de Grado 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Climent Vilaró, Joan; Corbalán González, Julita; Fonseca Casas, Pau; García Almiñana, Jordi; Herrero Zaragoza, José Ramón; Llinàs Audet, Francisco Javier; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera (Universitat Jaume I. Escola Superior de Tecnologia i Ciències Experimentals, 2013-07-10)
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    Los Proyectos de Fin de Carrera (PFC) se han evaluado tradicionalmente a partir de una memoria y de una presentación pública. Esta evaluación, en general, la realiza un tribunal formado por varios profesores, que juzga ...
  • Evaluating geographical knowledge re-ranking, linguistic processing and query expansion techniques for geographical information retrieval 

    Ferrés Domènech, Daniel; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio (Springer, 2015)
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    This paper describes and evaluates the use of Geographical Knowledge Re-Ranking, Linguistic Processing, and Query Expansion techniques to improve Geographical Information Retrieval effectiveness. Geographical Knowledge ...
  • Evaluation and assessment of professional skills in the Final Year Project 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Climent Vilaró, Joan; Corbalán González, Julita; Fonseca Casas, Pau; García Almiñana, Jordi; Herrero Zaragoza, José Ramón; Llinàs Audet, Francisco Javier; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera; Alier Forment, Marc; Cabré Garcia, José M.; López Álvarez, David (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    In this paper, we present a methodology for Final Year Project (FYP) monitoring and assessment that considers the inclusion of the professional skills required in the particular engineering degree. This proper monitoring ...
  • FEMsum: A flexible eclectic multitask summarizer architecture evaluated in multidocument tasks 

    Fuentes Fort, Maria; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Turmo Borras, Jorge (2007-01)
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    This article describes two types of summarization approaches integrated in a flexible architecture for multitask summarization. The first type is based on the use of lexical features, while the second one is grounded on ...
  • FEMsum at DUC 2006: Semantic-based approach integrated in a Flexible Eclectic Multitask Summarizer Architecture 

    Fuentes Fort, Maria; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Turmo Borras, Jorge; Ferrés Domènech, Daniel (2006)
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    In order to face different requirements at TALP Research Center we have built a highly parameterized environment allowing to instantiate specific summarizers for different summarization tasks in different languages. This ...
  • FEMsum at DUC 2007 

    Fuentes Fort, Maria; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Ferrés Domènech, Daniel (2007)
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    This paper describes and analyzes how the FEMsum system deals with DUC 2007 tasks of providing summary-length answers to complex questions, both background and just-the-news summaries. We participated in producing background ...
  • Formalismes lògics per al tractament del llenguatge natural 

    Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Martí Antonin, M. Antònia; Castellón Masalles, Irene (Edicions UPC, 1995)
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    El llibre presenta l'estat de la qüestió sobre el tema del tractament del llenguatge natural utilitzant formalismes lògics. El tema es presenta des d'una doble vessant: els diferents formalismes que s'utilitzen i el seu ...