W04 - Third International Workshop on Natural Language and Information Systems – NLIS 2002



Monday, September 2, 2002


Session 1:         Text Analysis

10.30 – 12.30


Discovering Relationship between Topics of Conferences by Filtering, Extracting and Clustering

Mine T., Lu S., Amamiya M.; Japan


Word Sense Disambiguation Using Semantic Chains based on WordNet

Ramakrishnan G., Bhattacharyya P.; India


Using NLP to Efficiently Visualize Text Collections with SOMs

Henderson J., Merlo P., Petroff I., Schneider G.; Switzerland


Tailoring Text using Topic Words: Selection and Compression

Euler T.; Germany


            12.30 – 14.00 Lunch


Session 2:         HLT Architectures

14.00 – 15.30


Developing Reusable and Robust Language Processing Components for Information Systems using GATE

Bontcheva K., Cunningham H., Saggion H., Maynard D., Tablan V., Wilks Y.; UK


English as a Formal Specification Language

Schwitter R.; Australia


Balancing Conciseness, Readability and Salience in Generated Text

Eddy B., Cawsey A.; UK


            15.30 – 16.00 Coffee Break


Session 3:         Information Retrieval

16.00 – 18.30


Applying Cascaded Feature Selection to SVM Text Categorization

Masuyama T., Nakagawa H.; Japan


Tokenization and Proper Noun Recognition for Information Retrieval

Barcala M., Vilares J., Alonso M. A., Graρa, Vilares M.; Spain


A Combined Statistical Query Term Disambiguation in Cross-Language Information Retrieval

Sadat F., Maeda A., Yoshikawa M., Uemura S. ; Japan


Similarity Model and Term Association for Document Categorization

Kou H., Gardarin G.; France


Long-term Relevance Feedback using Simple PCA and Linear Transformation

Tai X., Ren F., Kita K.; Japan