Regina barzilay and min-yen kan (eds) (2017) proceedings of the 55th annual meeting of the association for computational linguistics (volume 1: long papers ), vancouver, canada july-august isbn 978-1-945626-75-3 pp 1-2209 [ volume at the acl anthology ] nlp regina barzilay and min-yen kan (eds) ( 2017). Phd thesis electrical engineering and computer science, mit september 2010 ⇒ winner of the acm dissertation award honorable mention ⇒ winner of the george m sprowls award for best doctoral thesis a statistical model for lost language decipherment benjamin snyder, regina barzilay, and kevin knight. Best paper award nicholas locascio, karthik narasimhan, eduardo de leon, nate kushman and regina barzilay tao lei, hrishikesh joshi, regina barzilay , tommi jaakkola, katerina tymoshenko, alessandro moschitti and lluís màrquez semi-supervised phd thesis, columbia university, 2003 regina barzilay. Education massachusetts institute of technology, cambridge, ma phd in computer science, sep 2014 • thesis topic: discovering linguistic structures in speech: models and applications • advisor: dr james glass • thesis committee: prof regina barzilay and prof victor zue • research interests. I earned my phd from mit csail in 2014 i was advised by david karger and also had the pleasure of working with rob miller and tim berners-lee my thesis was about a language i created called cascading tree sheets which does for web structure what css did for style it's now at the heart of my startup, cloudstitch. 2008 global inference for sentence compression: an integer linear programming approach journal of artificial intelligence research, 31, 273-318 regina barzilay and mirella lapata 2008 modeling local coherence: an entity- based approachcomputational linguistics 34:1, 1-34 sebastian padó and mirella lapata.
View benjamin snyder's profile on linkedin, the world's largest professional community benjamin has 5 jobs listed on their profile see the complete profile on linkedin and discover benjamin's connections and jobs at similar companies. Mit professor regina barzilay on use of computer data in cancer treatment regina barzilay discusses her own experience with the disease and how she uses data and machine learning to advance detection and treatment. Regina barzilay csail, mit [email protected] abstract this paper proposes a novel approach for incorporating discourse information into machine comprehension applications traditionally, such information is com- puted using off-the-shelf discourse analyz- ers this design provides limited oppor.
The results outline a promising direction in the use of machine learning techniques to aid in the detection of adulterants in food thesis supervisor: regina barzilay title: professor of electrical engineering and computer science thesis supervisor: tommi s jaakkola title: professor of electrical engineering and computer. Bibliographic notes portions of this thesis are based on the paper “minimum cut model for spoken lecture segmentation” with regina barzilay (malioutov and barzilay, 2006), which appeared in the proceedings of the 44th meeting of the association for computational linguistics 6. Computers cannot fully understand spoken language without access to the wide range of modalities that accompany speech this thesis addresses the particularly expressive modality of hand gesture, and focuses on building structured statistical models at the intersection of speech, vision, and meaning my approach is.
Regina barzilay ∗ massachusetts institute of technology kathleen r mckeown † columbia university a system that can produce informative summaries corpus using the co-training method described in barzilay and mckeown (2001) http://wwwcscornelledu/˜regina/thesis-data/comp/input/ processedtbz2 and. Regina barzilay and kathleen r mckeown dept of computer science columbia university new york 1993 using argumentation to control lexical choice: a functional uni- fication implementation phd thesis, de- partment of computer science, columbia university, new york eleazar eskin, judith klavans, and. The author hereby grants mit and whoi permission to reproduce paper and electronic copies of this thesis in whole or in part and to distribute them publicly leave your projects to the most talented writers and linearization, phd dissertation, mit i received my phd from mit working with regina barzilay on generating. Here are a few: regina barzilay regina barzilay robert c berwick phd brain and cognitive sciences : people : faculty : robert c berwick stuart m shieber harvard university michael phillips michael phillips.
I have also given invited talks at various places including uiuc, j craig venter institute, university of colorado at denver, university of maryland, johns hopkins , university of massachusetts, mit, and university of washington here are the slides for an mit talk in 2015 (thanks regina barzilay for inviting me), and the video. The focus of this thesis is information fusion , a technique which, given multiple documents, identifies redundant information and synthesizes a coherent regina barzilay , kathleen r mckeown, sentence fusion for multidocument news summarization, computational linguistics, v31 n3, p297-328, september 2005. A method for automatic analysis of time-oriented clinical narratives would be of significant practical import for medical decision making, data modeling and biomedical research this paper proposes a robust corpus-based approach for temporal analysis of medical discharge summaries we characterize temporal.