Publications - Forthcoming
Book Review: Linguistic Fundamentals for Natural Language Processing: 100 Essentials from Morphology and Syntax, Emily M. Bender. Chris Dyer. Computational Linguistics.
Publications - 2014
Automatic Classification of Communicative Functions of Definiteness. Archna Bhatia, Chu-Cheng Lin, Nathan Schneider, Yulia Tsvetkov, Fatima Talib Al-Raisi, Laleh Roostapour, Jordan Bender, Abhimanu Kumar, Lori Levin, Mandy Simons and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of COLING.
A Unified Annotation Scheme for the Semantic/Pragmatic Components of Definiteness. Archna Bhatia, Mandy Simons, Lori Levin, Yulia Tsvetkov, Chris Dyer and Jordan Bender. In Proceedings of LREC.
Learning from Post-Editing: Online Model Adaptation for Statistical Machine Translation. Michael Denkowski, Alon Lavie and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of EACL.
Real Time Adaptive Machine Translation for Post-Editing with cdec and TransCenter. Michael Denkowski, Alon Lavie, Isabel Lacruz and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of the Human in the Loop Workshop on Humans and Computer-assisted Translation.
Community Evaluation and Exchange of Word Vectors at wordvectors.org. Manaal Faruqui and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of ACL (Demonstrations).
Improving Vector Space Word Representations Using Multilingual Correlation. Manaal Faruqui and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of EACL.
Weakly-Supervised Bayesian Learning of a CCG Supertagger. Dan Garrette, Chris Dyer, Jason Baldridge and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of CoNLL.
Leveraging heterogeneous data sources for relational semantic parsing. Meghana Kshirsagar, Nathan Schneider and Chris Dyer. In Workshop on Semantic Parsing.
Crowdsourcing High-Quality Parallel Data Extraction from Twitter. Wang Ling, Luís Marujo, Chris Dyer, Alan W Black and Isabel Trancoso. In Proceedings of WMT.
The CMU Machine Translation Systems at WMT 2014. Austin Matthews, Chris Dyer, Alon Lavie, Greg Hanneman, Waleed Ammar, Archna Bhatia, Swabha Swayamdipta, Eva Schlinger and Yulia Tsvetkov. In Proceedings of WMT.
Latent Variable Synchronous CFGs for Hierarchical Translation. Avneesh Saluja, Chris Dyer and Shay B. Cohen. In Proc. of EMNLP.
Discriminative lexical semantic segmentation with gaps: running the MWE gamut. Nathan Schneider, Emily Danchik, Chris Dyer and Noah A. Smith. TACL.
Metaphor Detection with Cross-Lingual Model Transfer. Yulia Tsvetkov, Leonid Boytsov, Anatole Gershman, Eric Nyberg and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of ACL.
Publications - 2013
The CMU Machine Translation Systems at WMT 2013: Syntax, Synthetic Translation Options, and Pseudo-References. Waleed Ammar, Victor Chahuneau, Michael Denkowski, Greg Hanneman, Wang Ling, Austin Matthews, Kenton Murray, Nicola Segall, Yulia Tsvetkov, Alon Lavie and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of the Eighth Workshop on Machine Translation.
Knowledge-Rich Morphological Priors for Bayesian Language Models. Victor Chahuneau, Chris Dyer and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of NAACL 2013.
Translation into Morphologically Rich Languages with Synthetic Phrases. Victor Chahuneau, Eva Schlinger, Chris Dyer and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of EMNLP.
A Simple, Fast, and Effective Reparameterization of IBM Model 2. Chris Dyer, Victor Chahuneau and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of NAACL 2013.
An Information Theoretic Approach to Bilingual Word Clustering. Manaal Faruqui and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of ACL 2013 (Short Papers).
Large-Scale Discriminative Training for Statistical Machine Translation Using Held-Out Line Search. Jeffrey Flanigan, Chris Dyer and Jaime Carbonell. In Proceedings of NAACL 2013.
A Systematic Exploration of Diversity in Machine Translation. Kevin Gimpel, Dhruv Batra, Chris Dyer and Gregory Shakhnarovich. In Proceedings of EMNLP.
Improved Part-of-Speech Tagging for Online Conversational Text with Word Clusters. Olutobi Owoputi, Brendan O’Connor, Chris Dyer, Kevin Gimpel, Nathan Schneider and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of NAACL 2013.
morphogen: Translation into Morphologically Rich Languages with Synthetic Phrases. Eva Schlinger, Victor Chahuneau and Chris Dyer. Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics, (100).
A Framework for (Under)specifying Dependency Syntax without Overloading Annotators. Nathan Schneider, Brendan O’Connor, Naomi Saphra, David Bamman, Manaal Faruqui, Jason Baldridge, Noah A. Smith and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of The Linguistic Annotation Workshop.
Generating English Determiners in Phrase-Based Translation with Synthetic Translation Options. Yulia Tsvetkov, Chris Dyer, Lori Levin and Archna Bhatia. In Proceedings of the Eighth Workshop on Machine Translation.
Identifying the L1 of non-native writers: the CMU-Haifa system. Yulia Tsvetkov, Naama Twitto, Nathan Schneider, Noam Ordan, Manaal Faruqui, Victor Chahuneau, Shuly Wintner and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications.
Publications - 2012
Transliteration by Sequence Labeling with Lattice Encodings and Reranking. Waleed Ammar, Chris Dyer and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of the NEWS Workshop at ACL.
One System, Many Domains: Open-Domain Statistical Machine Translation via Feature Augmentation. Jonathan H. Clark, Alon Lavie and Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of AMTA.
Learning Semantics and Selectional Preference of Adjective-Noun Pairs. Karl-Moritz Hermann, Chris Dyer, Phil Blunsom and Stephen Pulman. In Proceedings of First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics.
A Bayesian Model for Learning SCFGs with Discontiguous Rules. Abby Levenberg, Chris Dyer and Phil Blunsom. In Proceedings of EMNLP.
Publications - 2011
Unsupervised Bilingual POS Tagging with Markov Random Fields. Desai Chen, Chris Dyer, Shay B. Cohen and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of the First Workshop on Unsupervised Learning in NLP.
Unsupervised Word Alignment with Arbitrary Features. Chris Dyer, Jonathan H. Clark, Alon Lavie and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics.
Predicting a Scientific Community’s Response to an Article. Dani Yogatama, Michael Heilman, Brendan O’Connor, Chris Dyer, Bryan R. Routledge and Noah A. Smith. In Proceedings of EMNLP.
Publications - 2010
Two monolingual parses are better than one (synchronous parse). Chris Dyer. In In Proceedings of NAACL-HLT 2010.
cdec: A Decoder, Alignment, and Learning framework for finite-state and context-free translation models. Chris Dyer, Adam Lopez, Juri Ganitkevitch, Johnathan Weese, Ferhan Ture, Phil Blunsom, Hendra Setiawan, Vladimir Eidelman and Philip Resnik. In Proceedings of ACL.
Discriminative Word Alignment with a Function Word Reordering Model. Hendra Setiawan, Chris Dyer and Philip Resnik. In Proceedings of EMNLP.
Publications - 2009
A Gibbs sampler for phrasal synchronous grammar induction. Phil Blunsom, Trevor Cohn, Chris Dyer and Miles Osborne. In Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics.
Using a maximum entropy model to build segmentation lattices for MT. Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of NAACL.
The University of Maryland Statistical Machine Translation System for the Fourth Workshop on Machine Translation. Chris Dyer, Hendra Setiawan, Yuval Marton and Philip Resnik. In Proceedings of WMT.
Efficient minimum error rate training and minimum Bayes-risk decoding for translation hypergraphs and lattices. Shankar Kumar, Wolfgang Macherey, Chris Dyer and Franz Och. In Proceedings of ACL.
Joshua: An Open Source Toolkit for Parsing-Based Machine Translation. Zhifei Li, Chris Callison-Burch, Chris Dyer, Sanjeev Khudanpur, Lane Schwartz, Wren Thornton, Jonathan Weese and Omar Zaidan. In Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation.
Publications - 2008
Fast, Cheap, and Easy: Construction of Statistical Machine Translation Models with MapReduce. Chris Dyer, Aaron Cordova, Alexander Mont and Jimmy Lin. In Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation (WMT).
Publications - 2007
The “noiser channel:” Translation from morphologically complex languages. Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of WMT.
The University of Maryland Translation System for IWSLT 2007. Chris Dyer. In Proceedings of the IWSLT.
Moses: Open Source Toolkit for Statistical Machine Translation. Philipp Koehn, Hieu Hoang, Alexandra Birch, Chris Callison-Burch, Marcello Federico, Niccola Bertoldi, Brooke Cowan, Wade Shen, Christine Moran, Richard Zens, Chris Dyer, Ondřej Bojar, Alexandra Constantin and Evan Herbst. In Proceedings of ACL.
The time-course of anaphoric processing and syntactic reconstruction. Akira Omaki, Chris Dyer, Shiti Malhotra, Jon Sprouse, Jeff Lidz and Collin Phillips. In Proceedings of CUNY.