CS 7935: NLP Seminar, Spring 2017

SEMESTER THEME = Semantic Embeddings

Meetings are on Tuesdays from 11 AM-12 PM in MEB 3105.
(unless otherwised noted)
Date   Paper   Presenter(s)  
1/10 Information and Organization Vivek & Ellen
1/17 Mikolov, Tomas, Wen-tau Yih, and Geoffrey Zweig. "Linguistic Regularities in Continuous Space Word Representations." In NAACL 2013 Nick
1/24 Tomas Mikolov, Kai Chen, Greg Corrado, and Jeffrey Dean. "Efficient Estimation of Word Representations in Vector Space." In ICLR, 2013.
See also this paper and this note that provides an explanation.
1/31 Pennington, Jeffrey, Richard Socher, and Christopher D. Manning. "Glove: Global Vectors for Word Representation." In EMNLP 2014. Maks
2/7 Visualization of Word Embedding Representations Shusen
2/14 Levy, Omer, Yoav Goldberg, and Israel Ramat-Gan. "Linguistic Regularities in Sparse and Explicit Word Representations." In CoNLL 2014. Tianyu
2/21 CANCELLED due to illness
2/28 Arora, Sanjeev, et al. "A latent variable model approach to PMI-based word embeddings" Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics 4 (2016): 385-399. Xingyuan
3/7 Baroni, Marco, Georgiana Dinu, and Germán Kruszewski. " Don't count, predict! A systematic comparison of context-counting vs. context-predicting semantic vectors" In ACL 2014. Jake
3/14 Spring break. No meeting
3/21 Blacoe, William, and Mirella Lapata. "A comparison of vector-based representations for semantic composition." In EMNLP 2012. Haibo
3/28 Schnabel, T., Labutov, I., Mimno, D., and Joachims, T. "Evaluation methods for unsupervised word embedding", In EMNLP 2015. Yichu
4/18 Li, Jiwei and Dan Jurafsky. 2015. "Do multi-sense embeddings improve natural language understanding?" In EMNLP 2015. Nick
4/25 Rocktäschel, Tim, Sameer Singh, and Sebastian Riedel. "Injecting logical background knowledge into embeddings for relation extraction." In NAACL 2015. Tianyu

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