Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS)

Research Output 1979 2019

Chapter

The language faculty

Pietroski, P. & Crain, S., 2012, The Oxford handbook of philosophy of cognitive science. Margolis, E., Samuels, R. I. & Stich, S. P. (eds.). New York: Oxford University Press, p. 361-381 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Language Faculty
Language
Human Language
I-language
Human Experience

The mandative subjunctive in spoken English

Peters, P., 2009, Comparative studies in Australian and New Zealand English: grammar and beyond. Peters, P., Collins, P. & Smith, A. (eds.). Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing, p. 125-137 13 p. (Varieties of English Around the World; vol. G39).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

The neuropsychology of delusions

Coltheart, M., Mar 2010, The year in cognitive neuroscience 2010. Kingstone, A. & Miller, M. B. (eds.). Boston, Mass.: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, Vol. 1191. p. 16-26 11 p. (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences; vol. 1191).

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Neuroimaging
Neuropsychology
Delusions
Brain
Neuropsychiatry

The prosodic structure of early words

Demuth, K., 1996, Signal to Syntax: Bootstrapping from Speech to Grammar in Early Acquisition. Morgan, J. L. & Demuth, K. (eds.). Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, p. 171-184 14 p.

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Tried, tested and trusted? Language assessment for rehabilitation

Nickels, L., 22 Mar 2005, The Effectiveness of Rehabilitation for Cognitive Deficits. Halligan, P. W. & Wade, D. T. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 169-184 16 p.

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Language
Rehabilitation
Reproducibility of Results

Turn management and backchannels

Peters, P. & Wong, D., 2015, Corpus pragmatics: A handbook. Aijmer, K. & Rühlemann, C. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 408-429 22 p.

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listener
conversation analysis
management
conversation
dialogue

Unification in child language

Crain, S. & Thornton, R., 1 Jan 2013, From Grammar to Meaning: The Spontaneous Logicality of Language. Caponigro, I. & Cecchetto, C. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 235-265 31 p.

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language acquisition
interpretation
language
nature-nurture
semantics

Usage guides and Australian English: prescription and description

Peters, P., 2012, Codification, canons and curricula: description and prescription in language and literature. Anne Schröder (ed.). Bielefeld: Aisthesis Verlag, p. 247-264 18 p. (Bielefelder Schriften zu Linguistik und Literaturwissenschaft; vol. 26).

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Variation in acquisition: An optimal approach

Demuth, K., 1997, Optimality Viewpoints. Davis, S. (ed.). Bloomington: Indiana University Linguistics Club, p. 77-88 12 p.

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Visual memories

Coltheart, M. & Coltheart, V., 1 Jan 2010, Tutorials in Visual Cognition. Coltheart, V. (ed.). New York: Psychology Press, p. 349-365 17 p.

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Comment/opinion

Color naming of colored non-color words and the response-exclusion hypothesis: a comment on Mahon et al. and on Roelofs and Piai

Mulatti, C. & Coltheart, M., Mar 2014, In : Cortex. 52, p. 120-122 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Delusions and misbeliefs

Coltheart, M., Dec 2009, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 32, 6, p. 517 1 p.

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Open Access
File
Delusions

Lessons from cognitive neuropsychology for cognitive science: A reply to patterson and plaut (2009)

Coltheart, M., Jan 2010, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 2, 1, p. 3-11 9 p.

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neuropsychology
Cognitive Science
Neuropsychology
science
Cognition

Phenomenological and neurocognitive perspectives on polythematic and monothematic delusions

Coltheart, M., 1 Jun 2015, In : World Psychiatry. 14, 2, p. 186-188 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Response to Davies and Fuchs

Peters, P., 2015, In : English World-Wide. 36, 1, p. 41-44 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Studies at the interface of child language and models of language acquisition

Thornton, R., Feb 2012, In : First Language. 32, 1-2, p. 281-297 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

language acquisition
language
syntax
grammar
discourse

The case for social-cognitive remediation in schizophrenia: A life well lived is more than remission from psychosis

Marsh, P. J., Langdon, R., Harris, A. & Coltheart, M., Jun 2013, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 47, 6, p. 512-515 4 p.

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The role of signal detection and amplification in the induction of emotion by music

Thompson, W. F. & Coltheart, M., 2008, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 31, 5, p. 597-598 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

Music
Emotions
Psychological Signal Detection

Using functional neuroimaging to test theories of cognition: A selective survey of studies from 2007 to 2011 as a contribution to the Decade of the Mind Initiative

Tressoldi, P. E., Sella, F., Coltheart, M. & Umiltà, C., Oct 2012, In : Cortex. 48, 9, p. 1247-1250 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

Conference paper
listener

Simple similarity-based question answering strategies for biomedical text

Martinez, D., MacKinlay, A., Molla-Aliod, D., Cavedon, L. & Verspoor, K., 2012, In : CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 1178, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearch

Syntactics
Semantics

Specifying events and their effects in controlled natural language

Schwitter, R., 2011, In : Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. 27, p. 12-21 10 p.

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Language
scenario
event
language
Light

The jobs puzzle: Taking on the challenge via controlled natural language processing

Schwitter, R., Jul 2013, In : Theory and Practice of Logic Programming. 13, 4-5, p. 487-501 15 p.

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Answer Sets
Formal languages
Specification languages
Natural Language
Specifications

Towards automatic grading of evidence

Sarker, A., Mollá-Aliod, D. & Paris, C., 2010, In : CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 744, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

Learning algorithms
Medicine
Learning systems
Conference proceeding contribution

3-year-olds produce pitch contours consistent with Mandarin tone 3 sandhi

Xu Rattanasone, N., Tang, P., Yuen, I., Gao, L. & Demuth, K., 2016, Proceedings of the Sixteenth Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology: SST 2016. Carignan, C. & Tyler, M. D. (eds.). Canberra: Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association (ASSTA), p. 5-8 4 p. (Proceedings of the Sixteenth Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

acoustics
speaking
language

A multi-level TAG approach to dependency

Dras, M., Chiang, D. & Schuler, W., 2000, Proceedings of the Workshop on Linguistic Theory and Grammar Implementation. p. 33-46

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An acoustic comparison of vowel length contrasts in standard Arabic, Japanese and Thai

Tsukada, K., 2009, 2009 International Conference on Asian Language Processing: Recent Advances in Asian Language Processing, IALP 2009. Los Alamitos, CA: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 76-79 4 p. 5380774

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Open Access
File
acoustics
language
standard language
listener
Acoustics

An adaptive learning system using plug and play ontologies

Heiyanthuduwage, S. R., Schwitter, R. & Orgun, M. A., 2013, Proceedings of 2013 IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering, TALE 2013. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 429-434 6 p. 6654476

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ontology
learning
semantics
logic
educational institution

Anaphora resolution involving interactive knowledge acquisition

Schwitter, R., 2009, CNL 2009 Workshop on Controlled Natural Language: Pre-Proceedings of the Workshop on Controlled Natural Language (CNL 2009) Marettimo Island, Italy, 8-10 June, 2009. Fuchs, N. E. (ed.). Berlin Heidelberg: SunSITE, p. 1-5 5 p. (CEUR-WS.org; vol. 448).

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Knowledge acquisition
Syntactics

Anaphora resolution involving interactive knowledge acquisition

Schwitter, R., 2010, Controlled Natural Language: Workshop on Controlled Natural Language, CNL 2009, Revised Papers. Fuchs, N. E. (ed.). Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 5972 LNAI. p. 36-55 20 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 5972 LNAI).

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Knowledge Acquisition
Knowledge acquisition
Syntactics
Natural Language
Accessibility

An approach for query-focused text summarisation for evidence based medicine

Sarker, A., Mollá, D. & Paris, C., 2013, Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: 14th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, AIME 2013, Murcia, Spain, May 29 – June 1, 2013. Proceedings. Peek, N., Marín Morales, R. & Peleg, M. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 295-304 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 7885).

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Summarization
Medicine
Statistics
Query
Target

A new subtree-transfer approach to syntax-based reordering for statistical machine translation

Khalilov, M., Fonollosa, J. A. R. & Dras, M., 2009, Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation, EAMT 2009. Màrquez, L. & Somers, H. (eds.). Barcelona, Spain: Universitat Polit`ecnica de Catalunya, p. 197-204 8 p.

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Experiments
Statistical Machine Translation
Syntax
Experiment
Alignment

An improved non-monotonic transition system for dependency parsing

Honnibal, M. & Johnson, M., 2015, Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, EMNLP 2015: Conference Proceedings. Red Hook, NY: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 1373-1378 6 p.

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Repair

An incremental algorithm for transition-based CCG parsing

Ambati, B. R., Deoskar, T., Johnson, M. & Steedman, M., 2015, 2015 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, NAACL HLT 2015: Human Language Technologies, Proceedings of the Conference. Red Hook, NY: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 53-63 11 p.

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Speech recognition
grammar
paradigm
language
Parsing

A novel architecture for situation awareness systems

Baader, F., Bauer, A., Baumgartner, P., Cregan, A., Gabaldon, A., Ji, K., Lee, K., Rajaratnam, D. & Schwitter, R., 2009, Automated reasoning with analytic tableaux and related methods: 18th international conference, TABLEAUX 2009, Oslo, Norway, July 6-10, 2009: proceedings. Giese, M. & Waaler, A. (eds.). Berlin ; New York: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 77-92 16 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 5607 LNAI).

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Situation Awareness
Data fusion
Formal logic
Temporal logic
Information fusion

Answer set programming via controlled natural language processing

Schwitter, R., 2012, Controlled Natural Language - Third International Workshop, CNL 2012, Proceedings. Kuhn, T. & Fuchs, N. E. (eds.). Heidelberg, Germany: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 7427 LNAI. p. 26-43 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7427 LNAI).

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Answer Set Programming
Natural Language
Stable Models
Specification languages
Logic programming

Arabic dialect identification using a parallel multidialectal corpus

Malmasi, S., Refaee, E. & Dras, M., 2016, Computational Linguistics - 14th International Conference of the Pacific Association for Computaitonal Linguistics, PACLING 2015, Revised Selected Papers. Hasida, K. & Purwarianti, A. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 593. p. 35-53 19 p. (Communications in Computer and Information Science; vol. 593).

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Classifiers
Experiments
Support vector machines

Architecture of a web-based predictive editor for controlled natural language processing

Guy, S. & Schwitter, R., 2014, Controlled Natural Language - 4th International Workshop, CNL 2014, Proceedings. Davis, B., Kaljurand, K. & Kuhn, T. (eds.). Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 8625 LNAI. p. 167-178 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 8625 LNAI).

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File editors
Web-based
Natural Language
Specifications
Look-ahead

A restful interface to annotations on the web

Cassidy, S., 2008, Proceedings of the 2nd Linguistic Annotation Workshop (The LAW II). Ide, N. & Meyers, A. (eds.). Paris, France: European Language Resources Association, p. 56-60 5 p.

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Annotation
World Wide Web

Articulation of vowel length contrasts in Australian English

Ratko, L., Proctor, M. & Cox, F., 2019, Interspeech 2019: proceedings. Baixas, France: International Speech Communication Association (ISCA), p. 3312-3316 5 p. (Interspeech).

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Open Access
File
Compression
Vowel Length
Australian English
Articulation
Short Vowels

A rule-based approach for automatic identification of publication types of medical papers

Sarker, A. & Molla-Aliod, D., 2010, ADCS 2010 - Proceedings of the Fifteenth Australasian Document Computing Symposium. Scholer, F., Trotman, A. & Turpin, A. (eds.). Melbourne, Australia: RMIT University, p. 84-88 5 p.

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Experiments

A speech interface to the PENGASP system

Nalbandian, C. & Schwitter, R., 2016, Controlled Natural Language - 5th International Workshop, CNL 2016, Proceedings. Davis, B., Pace, G. J. & Wyner, A. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 9767. p. 48-57 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 9767).

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Speech Recognition
Speech recognition
Application programming interfaces (API)
Natural Language
Synergy

A summary of the 2012 JHU CLSP workshop on zero resource speech technologies and models of early language acquisition

Jansen, A., Dupoux, E., Goldwater, S., Johnson, M., Khudanpur, S., Church, K., Feldman, N., Hermansky, H., Metze, F., Rose, R., Seltzer, M., Clark, P., McGraw, I., Varadarajan, B., Bennett, E., Borschinger, B., Chiu, J., Dunbar, E., Fourtassi, A., Harwath, D. & 7 othersLee, C. Y., Levin, K., Norouzian, A., Peddinti, V., Richardson, R., Schatz, T. & Thomas, S., 18 Oct 2013, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, ICASSP 2013 - Proceedings. Piscataway, NJ: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 8111-8115 5 p. 6639245

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Speech analysis

Automatic domain adaptation for parsing

McClosky, D., Charniak, E. & Johnson, M., 2010, NAACL HLT 2010 - Human Language Technologies: The 2010 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Main Conference. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 28-36 9 p.

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genre
statistics
Parsing
performance
Parsers

Building an audio-visual corpus of Australian English: large corpus collection with an economical portable and replicable Black Box

Burnham, D., Estival, D., Fazio, S., Viethen, J., Cox, F., Dale, R., Cassidy, S., Epps, J., Togneri, R., Wagner, M., Kinoshita, Y., Goecke, R., Arciuli, J., Onslow, M., Lewis, T., Butcher, A. & Hajek, J., 2011, 12th annual conference of the international speech communication association 2011 (interspeech 2011), Vols 1-5. Cosi, P., De Mori, R., Di Fabbrizio, G. & Pieraccini, R. (eds.). Baixas, France: ISCA-INT SPEECH COMMUNICATION ASSOC, p. 848-851 4 p.

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Black Box
Hardware
Software
Speech
Vision

Choosing the right translation: A syntactically informed classification approach

Zwarts, S. & Dras, M., 2008, Coling 2008 - 22nd International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference. Stroudsburg: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 1. p. 1153-1160 8 p.

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Syntactics
Classifiers
Engines
candidacy
Syntax

Clause restructuring for SMT not absolutely helpful

Howlett, S. & Dras, M., 2011, Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, ACL-HLT 2011: Human Language Technologies. Portland, OR: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 2. p. 384-388 5 p.

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syntax
restructuring
speculation
cause
performance

Clustering of medical publications for evidence based medicine summarisation

Shash, S. F. & Mollá, D., 2013, Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: 14th Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, AIME 2013, Proceedings. Peek, N., Marín Morales, R. & Peleg, M. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 305-309 5 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; vol. 7885).

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Summarization
Medicine
Clustering
K-means Clustering
Natural Language

Controlled natural language processing as answer set programming: An experiment

Schwitter, R., 2014, Controlled Natural Language - 4th International Workshop, CNL 2014, Proceedings. Davis, B., Kaljurand, K. & Kuhn, T. (eds.). Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 8625 LNAI. p. 8-19 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 8625 LNAI).

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Answer Set Programming
Natural Language
Pipelines
Processing
Experiment

Controlled natural languages for knowledge representation

Schwitter, R., 2010, Coling 2010 - 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference. Huang, C-R. (ed.). Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 2. p. 1113-1121 9 p.

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Formal languages
Knowledge representation
Computational linguistics
Technical writing
language