Publications

Publications

  • Almaghout, Hala and Specia, Lucia. (2013). A CCG-based Quality Estimation Metric for Statistical Machine Translation. MT Summit 2013. Available Here
  • Avramidis, Eleftherios. (2014). Efforts on machine learning over human-mediated translation edit rate. 9th Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation. Available Here.
  • Beck, Daniel, Shah, K., and Specia, L. (2014). SHEF-Lite 2.0: Sparse multi-task gaussian process for translation quality estimation. WMT 2014. Available Here.
  • Beck, Daniel, Shah, K., Cohn, T. and Specia, L. (2013). SHEF-Lite: When Less is More for Translation Quality Estimation. WMT 2013. Available Here.
  • Beck, Daniel, Specia, L. and Cohn, T. (2013). Reducing Annotation Effort for Quality Estimation via Active Learning. ACL 2013 (short papers). Available Here.
  • Biçici, Ergun, Qun Liu, and Andy Way. (2014). Parallel FDA5 for Fast Deployment of Accurate Statistical Machine Translation Systems. In Proceedings of the Ninth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation, Baltimore, USA, June 2014. Association for Computational Linguistics. Available Here.
  • Biçici, Ergun and Andy Way. (2014). Referential Translation Machines for Predicting Translation Quality. In Proceedings of the Ninth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation, Baltimore, USA, June 2014. Association for Computational Linguistics. Available Here.
  • Biçici, Ergun and Andy Way. (2014). RTM-DCU: Referential Translation Machines for Semantic Similarity. In SemEval-2014: Semantic Evaluation Exercises - International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, Dublin, Ireland, 23-24 August 2014. Available Here.
  • Biçici, E., Groves, D., and van Genabith, J. (2013). Predicting sentence translation quality using extrinsic and language independent features. Machine Translation 27:3-4, pages 171-192. Available Here.
  • Biçici, E. (2013). Feature decay algorithms for fast deployment of accurate statistical machine translation systems. In Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation (WMT13), pages 76-82, Sofia, Bulgaria. Association for Computational Linguistics. Available Here.
  • Biçici, E. (2013). Referential translation machines for quality estimation. In Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation (WMT13), pages 341-349, Sofia, Bulgaria. Association for Computational Linguistics. Available Here
  • Biçici, E., and van Genabith, J. (2013). CNGL-CORE: Referential translation machines for measuring semantic similarity. In *SEM 2013: The First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 13-14 June. Association for Computational Linguistics. Available Here.
  • Biçici, E., and van Genabith, J. (2013). CNGL: Grading student answers by acts of translation. In *SEM 2013: The 1st Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics and Proceedings of the 7th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval 2013), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 14-15 June. Association for Computational Linguistics. Available Here.
  • Bojar, Ondrej, Christian Buck, Christian Federmann, Barry Haddow, Philipp Koehn, Johannes Leveling, Christof Monz, Pavel Pecina, Matt Post, Hervé Saint-Armand, Radu Soricut, Lucia Specia, and Aleš Tamchyna. (2014). Findings of the 2014 workshop on statistical machine translation. 9th Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation (WMT 2014). Available Here.
  • Cohn, T. and Specia, L. (2013). Modelling Annotator Bias with Multi-task Gaussian Processes: An Application to Machine Translation Quality Estimation. ACL 2013. Available Here.
  • Doherty, S. and Moorkens, J. (2013). Investigating the Experience of Translation Technology Labs: Pedagogical Implications. Journal of Specialised Translation, 19. Available Here.
  • Doherty, D. Gaspari, F., Groves, D., van Genabith, J., Specia, L., Burchardt, A., Lommel, A. and Uszkoreit, H. (2013) 'Mapping the Industry I: Findings on Translation Technogogies and Quality Assessment'. European Commission Report, Available Here.
  • Gaspari, Federico, Antonio Toral, Arle Lommel, Stephen Doherty, Josef van Genabith, and Andy Way. (2014). Relating translation quality barriers to source-text properties. MTE Workshop on Automatic and Manual Metrics for Operational Translation. Available Here.
  • Labropoulou, Penny, Christopher Cieri, and Maria Gavrilidou. (2014). Developing a framework for describing relations among language resources. LREC 2014. Availabe Here.
  • Lommel, Arle, Maja Popović & Aljoscha Burchardt. (2014). Assessing inter-annotator agreement for translation error annotation. MTE Workshop on Automatic and Manual Metrics for Operational Translation. Available Here.
  • Lommel, Arle, Aljoscha Burchardt, Maja Popović, Kim Harris, Eleftherios Avramidis & Hans Uszkoreit. (2014). Using a new analytic measure for the annotation and analysis of MT errors on real data. EAMT 2014. Available Here.
  • Papavassiliou, V., Prokopidis. P., and Thurmair, G. (2013). A modular open-source focused crawler for mining monolingual and bilingual corpora from the web, 6th Workshop on Building and Using Comparable Corpora (BUCC), in the framework of ACL 2013, 8th August 2013, Sofia, Bulgaria. Available Here.
  • Piperidis, Stelios, Harris Papageorgiou, Christian Spurk, Georg Rehm, Khalid Choukri, Olivier Hamon, NIcoletta Calzolari, Riccardo Del Gratta, Bernando Magnini & Christian Girardi. (2014). META-SHARE: one year after. LREC 2014. Available Here.
  • Popović, Maja, Arle Lommel, Aljoscha Burchardt, Eleftherios Avramidis & Hans Uszkoreit. (2014). Relations between different types of post-editing operations, cognitive effort and temporal effort. EAMT 2014. Available Here.
  • Rubino, R., Guilherme Camargo de Souza, J., Foster, J. and Specia, L.. (2013). Topic Models for Translation Quality Estimation for Gisting Purposes. MT Summit 2013. Available Here.
  • Rubino, R., Toral, A., Cortés Vaíllo, S., Xie, J., Wu, X., Doherty, S. and Liu, Q. (2013). The CNGL-DCU-Prompsit Translation Systems for WMT13. ACL Eight Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation. Available Here.
  • Shah, K., Cohn, T. and Specia, L. (2013). An Investigation on the Effectiveness of Features for Translation Quality Estimation. MT Summit 2013. Available Here.
  • Kashif Shah, Eleftherios Avramidis, Ergun Biçici, Lucia Specia. (2013). QuEst - Design, Implementation and Extensions of a Framework for Machine Translation Quality Estimation. Prague Bull. Math. Linguistics 100: 19-30. Available Here.
  • Shah, Kashif, Marco Turchi & Lucia Specia. (2014). An efficient and user-friendly tool for machine translation quality estimation. LREC 2014. Available Here.
  • Shah, Kashif & Lucia Specia. (2014). Quality estimation for translation selection. EAMT 2014. Available Here.
  • Song, Xingyi, Lucia Specia, and Trevor Cohn. (2014). Data selection for discriminative training in statistical machine translation. EAMT 2014. Available Here.
  • Specia, L., Shah, K., Guilherme, J., de Souza, C. and Cohn, T. (2013) QuEst - A translation quality estimation framework. ACL 2013 (demonstrations). Available Here.
  • Toral, A. 2013. Hybrid Selection of Language Model Training Data Using Linguistic Information and Perplexity. ACL Second Workshop on Hybrid Approaches to Translation. Available Here.