Manaal Faruqui मनाल फ़ारूक़ी منال فاروقی
Third year PhD candidate
Language Technologies Institute
School of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University
5709 Gates-Hillman Complex (map)
mfaruqui cs cmu edu
One long paper accepted on hierarchical sparse coding + word vectors in ICML 2015
One long paper accepted on sparse coding + word vectors in ACL 2015.
Our retrofitting paper got the Best Student Paper Award at NAACL 2015.
Wiki scale multilingual relation extraction dataset from NAACL paper released.
Got selected to attend the Heidelberg Laureate Forum 2015 among 200 other young researchers worldwide.
I passed my thesis proposal on March 23rd, here are the presentation slides and proposal.
1 long and 1 short paper accepted at NAACL 2015
Check out the retrofitting tool, it should improve the quality of your word vectors in seconds!
I am joining Google Research London from May-July 2015 for an internship under Ryan McDonald!
Reviewing for the ML for NLP track of NAACL 2015 and Distributional Semantics of *SEM 2015
I have finally released the CCA-based cross lingual word vector projection code!
I am chairing the long paper session on Semantics and Discourse at EACL 2014.
I am going to be a research intern this summer at Google Research New York!
I am reviewing for the Lexical Semantics and Ontology track of ACL 2014.
My paper on using CCA to improve monolingual word representations with multilingual knowledge got accepted at EACL 2014. Sweden, here I come!
I am currently compiling a list of benchmarks for evaluation of lexical semantic tasks. Find it here.