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NLP Technologies' Recent Scientific Publications

Patents

Atefeh Farzindar, Patent pending (2006): Method for producing a document summary, United States Patent and Canadian Patent, Oct 2006.

Books

Farzindar, A., "Social Network Integration in Document Summarization ", Innovative Document Summarization Techniques: Revolutionizing Knowledge Understanding: IGI-Global, pp. 139-162, 2014.

Résumé automatique de textes juridiques © Atefeh Farzindar   I.S.B.N.:978-2-7295-6199-4 Publisher : Atelier National De reproduction des Thèses  9  Rue Auguste Angellier 59046 Lille CEDEX France

Advances in Artificial Intelligence, 23rd Canadian Conference on Artificial intelligence, Canadian AI 2010 Atefeh Farzindar and Vlado Keselj (eds.). Springer, Ottawa, Canada, vol. LNAI 6085, May/June 2010.

Journals

Farzindar, A., and W. Kuhreich, "A Survey of Techniques for Event Detection in Twitter", Computational Intelligence: Wiley, pp. 33, 12/2013.

Maurel, D., "Notes de lecture sur "Provenance Data in Social Media"", Traitement Automatique de la Langue, vol. 54, issue 1, pp. 227-229, 10/2013.

Emmanuel Chieze, Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. An Automatic System for Summarization and Information Extraction of Legal Information. Semantic Processing of Legal Texts: Where the Language of Law Meets the Law of Language, vol. 6036, series. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, p. 216-234, Springer, June 2010.

Atefeh Farzindar, Guy Lapalme and Jean-Pierre Desclés. Résumé de textes juridiques par identification de leur structure thématique. Traitement automatique de la langue (TAL), vol. 45, number. 1, p. 39-64, January 2004.

Conferences and Workshops

2014
 
Gotti, F., P. Langlais, and A. Farzindar, "Hashtag Occurrences, Layout and Translation: A Corpus-driven Analysis of Tweets Published by the Canadian Government", Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'14), pp. 2254-2261, 05/2014.

Sadat, F., F. Kazemi, and A. Farzindar, "Automatic identification of Arabic dialects in social media.", SoMeRA 2014: International Workshop on Social Media Retrieval and Analysis: SIGIR 2014, pp. 6 pages, 07/2014. 
 
Sadat, F., F. Mallek, M. Boudabous, R. Sellami, and A. Farzindar, "Collaboratively Constructed Linguistic Resources for Language Variants and their Exploitation in NLP Application -- the case of Tunisian Arabic and the Social Media", Proceedings of Workshop on Lexical and Grammatical Resources for Language Processing, Dublin, Ireland, Association for Computational Linguistics and Dublin City University, pp. 102-110, 08/2014. 
 
Sadat, F., F. Kazemi, and A. Farzindar, "Automatic Identification of Arabic Language Varieties and Dialects in Social Media", Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Natural Language Processing for Social Media (SocialNLP): Association for Computational Linguistics and Dublin City University, pp. 22-27, 08/2014. 
 
2013

Gotti, F., P. Langlais, and A. Farzindar, "Translating Government Agencies' Tweet Feeds: Specificities, Problems and (a few) Solutions", Proceedings of the Workshop on Language Analysis in Social Media, Atlanta, Georgia, Association for Computational Linguistics, June, 2013.

2012

Sankaran, B., M. Razmara, A. Farzindar, W. Khreich, F. Popowich, and A. Sarkar, "Domain Adaptation Techniques for Machine Translation and their Evaluation in a Real-World Setting", Proceedings of the Advances in Artificial Intelligence: 25th Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Canadian AI 2012, vol. 7310, Toronto, Springer - Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pp. 158-170, June 2012. 

Farzindar, A., "Industrial Perspectives on Social Networks", EACL 2012 - Workshop on Semantic Analysis in Social Media, May 2012.

2011

Navid Afzal and Atefeh Farzindar. Unsupervised Relation Extraction using Dependency Trees for Automatic Generation of Multiple-Choice Questions. Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence 2011, May 25 to 27, 2011, Saint John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

2010

Farzindar, A., "TRANSLI™: trusted automated translation at the service of justice", Translating and the Computer 32, ASLIB 2010, London, UK, 11/2010.

Lucia Specia and Atefeh Farzindar. Estimating Machine Translation Post-Editing Effort with HTER. AMTA 2010- workshop, Bringing MT to the User: MT Research and the Translation Industry, nov 2010 The Ninth Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas

Mehdi Yousfi-Monod, Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. Supervised Machine Learning for summarizing Legal Documents. Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence 2010, vol. 6085, series. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, p. 51-62, Ottawa, Canada, may 2010 Springer.

Atefeh Farzindar and Vlado Keselj (editors). Advances in Artificial Intelligence, 23rd Canadian Conference on Artificial intelligence, Canadian AI 2010. vol. 6085, series. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Springer, Ottawa, Canada, may 2010

2009

Farzindar, A., and M. Yousfi-Monod, RevSum - le logiciel Web d'aide à la révision de résumés automatiques, 2009.

Atefeh Farzindar. Automatic Translation Management System for Legal Texts. MT Summit XII: Proceedings of the twelfth Machine Translation Summit, p. 417-424, Ottawa, Ontario, aug 2009

Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. Machine Translation of Legal Information and Its Evaluation. Canadian AI '09: Proceedings of the 22nd Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence, series. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, p. 64--73, Kelowna, Canada, jun 2009 Springer-Verlag.

Emmanuel Chieze, Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. An Automatic System for Summarization and Information Extraction of Legal Information. accepté à Semantic Processing of Legal Texts, p. 1-20, Springer, 2009

2008

Fabrizio Gotti, Atefeh Farzindar, Guy Lapalme and Elliott Macklovitch. Automatic Translation of Court Judgments. AMTA'2008 The Eighth Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas, p. pp 1-10, Waikiki, Hawai'i, oct 2008 

Emmanuel Chieze, Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. Automatic Summarization and Information Extraction from Canadian Immigration Decisions. Proceedings of the Semantic Processing of Legal Texts Workshop, p. 51-57, may 2008 LREC 2008, 

2006

Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. Résumé multidocuments orienté par une requête complexe. Actes de la 13e conférence sur le traitement automatique des langues (TALN06), p. 130-138, jan 2006

2005

Atefeh Farzindar, Frédérik Rozon and Guy Lapalme. CATS a topic-oriented multi-document summarization system. DUC2005 Workshop, p. 8 pages, Vancouver, oct 2005 NIST, 

Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. Production automatique du résumé de textes juridiques: évaluation de qualité et d'acceptabilité. TALN 2005, vol. 1, p. 183-192, Dourdan, France, jun 2005

Atefeh Farzindar. Résumé automatique de textes juridiques, Ph.D. Thesis, Université de Montréal et Université Paris IV-Sorbonne, mar 2005 

2004

Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. LetSum, an automatic Legal Text Summarizing system. In Thomas F. Gordon (editors),Legal Knowledge and Information Systems, Jurix 2004: the Sevententh Annual Conference, p. 11-18, IOS Press, Berlin, dec 2004 

Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. LetSum, a Text Summarization system in Law field. THE FACE OF TEXT conference (Computer Assisted Text Analysis in the Humanities), p. 27-36, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, nov 2004 

Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. The use of thematic structure and concept indentification for legal text summarization. Computational Linguistics in the North-East (CLiNE 2004), p. 67-71, Montréal, Québec, Canada, aug 2004 

Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. Legal texts summarization by exploration of the thematic structures and argumentative roles. ext Summarization Branches Out Conference held in conjunction with ACL04 Text Summarization Branches Out, Barcelona, Spain, jul 2004 

Atefeh Farzindar. Développement d'un système de résumé automatique de textes juridiques. TALN-RECITAL'2004, p. p. 39-44, Fès, Maroc, apr 2004

2003

Atefeh Farzindar. Résumé automatique de textes juridiques, Présentation de sujet de thèse, Université de Montréal, Département d'informatique et de recherche opérationnelle, Montréal, Canada, sep 2003 

Atefeh Farzindar and Guy Lapalme. Using Background Information for Multi-document Summarization and Summaries in Response to a Question. HLT-NAACL 2003 Workshop on Text Summarization, Edmonton, Canada, may 2003

2002

Atefeh Farzindar, Horacio Saggion et Guy Lapalme. Évaluation à DUC2002 d'une adaptation de SumUM, un système de résumé automatique. Le résumé de texte automatique : solutions et perspectives, dec 2002 Association pour le Traitement Automatique des LAngues (ATALA), 

Atefeh Farzindar, Horacio Saggion and Guy Lapalme. Summaries with SumUM and its Expansion for Document Understanding Conference (DUC 2002). Proceedings of the Document Understanding Conference 2002, Philadelphia, PA, NIST, jul 2002