Robert Dale

Professor

  • 1617 Citations
  • 20 h-Index
1990 …2019

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2019

Law and word order: NLP in legal tech

Dale, R., 1 Jan 2019, In : Natural Language Engineering. 25, 1, p. 211-217 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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NLP commercialisation in the last 25 years

Dale, R., 1 May 2019, In : Natural Language Engineering. 25, 3, p. 419-426 8 p.

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2018

Text analytics APIs, Part 1: the bigger players

Dale, R., 1 Mar 2018, In : Natural Language Engineering. 24, 2, p. 317-324 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Text analytics APIs, part 2: the smaller players

Dale, R., 1 Sep 2018, In : Natural Language Engineering. 24, 5, p. 797-803 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2017

NLP in a post-truth world

Dale, R., 1 Mar 2017, In : Natural Language Engineering. 23, 2, p. 319-324 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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The commercial NLP landscape in 2017

Dale, R., 1 Jul 2017, In : Natural Language Engineering. 23, 4, p. 641-647 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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The pros and cons of listening devices

Dale, R., 1 Nov 2017, In : Natural Language Engineering. 23, 6, p. 969-973 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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2016

Checking in on grammar checking

Dale, R., 1 May 2016, In : Natural Language Engineering. 22, 3, p. 491-495 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

How to make money in the translation business

Dale, R., 1 Mar 2016, In : Natural Language Engineering. 22, 2, p. 321-325 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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The return of the chatbots

Dale, R., 1 Sep 2016, In : Natural Language Engineering. 22, 5, p. 811-817 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Citations (Scopus)
2015

NLP meets the cloud

Dale, R., 23 Aug 2015, In : Natural Language Engineering. 21, 4, p. 653-659 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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The limits of intelligent personal assistants

Dale, R., 21 Mar 2015, In : Natural Language Engineering. 21, 2, p. 325-329 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Referring in dialogue: alignment or construction?

Viethen, J., Dale, R. & Guhe, M., 2014, In : Language, Cognition and Neuroscience. 29, 8, p. 950-974 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Temporal expression recognition using dependency trees

Mazur, P. & Dale, R., 2014, Human Language Technology Challenges for Computer Science and Linguistics - 5th Language and Technology Conference, LTC 2011, Revised Selected Papers. Vetulani, Z. & Mariani, J. (eds.). Cham: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 8387 LNAI. p. 213-225 13 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 8387 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

2012

A framework for evaluating text correction

Dale, R. & Narroway, G., 2012, Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'12). Calzolari, N., Choukri, K., Declerck, T., Uğur Doğan, M., Maegaard, B., Mariani, J., Odijk, J. & Piperidis, S. (eds.). European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 3015-3018 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Complex predicates in Arrernte

Dras, M., Lareau, F., Börschinger, B., Dale, R., Motazedi, Y., Rambow, O., Turpin, M. & Ulinski, M., 2012, In : Proceedings of the LFG12 Conference. p. 177-197 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paper

HOO 2012: a report on the preposition and determiner error correction shared task

Dale, R., Anisimoff, I. & Narroway, G., 2012, Proceedings of the Seventh Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 54-62 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

Improving future research communication and e-scholarship: a summary of findings

Bourne, P. E., Clark, T., Dale, R., De Waard, A., Herman, I., Hovy, E. & Shotton, D., 2012, In : Informatik-Spektrum. 35, 1, p. 56-58 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Preface

Yvon, F. & Dale, R., 2012, In : TAL Traitement Automatique des Langues. 53, 3, p. 7-10 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Temporal expression recognition using dependency trees

Mazur, P. & Dale, R., 2012, Proceedings of the 5th language and technology conference (LTC). Poznan, Poland: Adam Mickiewicz University Press, p. 141-145 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

Using edit distance to analyse errors in a natural language to logic translation corpus

Barker-Plummer, D., Dale, R. & Cox, R., 2012, EDM 2012: proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Educational Data Mining : Chania, Greece, June 19-21 2012. Yacef, K., Zaïane, O., Hershkovitz, A., Yudelson, M. & Stamper, J. (eds.). International Educational Data Mining Society, p. 134-141 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)
2011

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

26 Citations (Scopus)
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Computational linguistics

Dale, R., 2011, Oxford bibliographies online. Linguistics. Aronoff, M. (ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 1-1 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary/reference book

Detecting interesting event sequences for sports reporting

Lareau, F., Dras, M. & Dale, R., 2011, ENLG 2011 - 13th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation, Proceedings. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 200-205 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

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6 Citations (Scopus)
22 Downloads (Pure)

Generating subsequent reference in shared visual scenes: Computation vs. re-use

Viethen, J., Dale, R. & Guhe, M., 2011, EMNLP 2011 - Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Proceedings of the Conference. Edinburgh,UK: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 1158-1167 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

GRE3D7: A Corpus of distinguishing descriptions for objects in visual scenes

Viethen, J. & Dale, R., 2011, Proceedings of the UCNLG+Eval: Language Generation and Evaluation Workshop. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 12-22 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

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Helping our own: the HOO 2011 pilot shared task

Dale, R. & Kilgarriff, A., 2011, ENLG 2011 - 13th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation, Proceedings. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 242-249 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

68 Citations (Scopus)

Human communication science: a compendium

Dale, R. (ed.), Burnham, D. (ed.) & Stevens, C. J. (ed.), 2011, [Sydney]: HCSNet. 588 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited Book/Anthology

Impedance effects of visual and spatial content upon language-to-logic translation accuracy

Barker-Plummer, D., Dale, R. & Cox, R., 2011, Cogsci 2011: 33rd Conference of Cognitive Science Society : 20-23 July 2011, Boston, Massachusetts : proceedings. Curran Associates, Vol. 4. p. 3259-3264 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

Introdutction

Dale, R., Burnham, D. & Stevens, C. J., 2011, Human communication science: a compendium. Dale, R., Burnham, D. & Catherine J (eds.). Sydney: HCSNet, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

LTIMEX: representing the local semantics of temporal expressions

Mazur, P. & Dale, R., 2011, 2011 Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, FedCSIS 2011. Piscataway, N.J.: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 201-208 8 p. 6078263

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Preface

Colineau, N., Paris, Ć., Wan, S. & Dale, R., 2011, In : COLING/ACL 2006: INLG-06 - 4th International Natural Language Generation Conference, Proceedings of the Conference. p. v 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Serial dependency: is it a characteristic of human referring expression generation?

Viethen, J., Dale, R. & Guhe, M., 2011, Proceedings of the Workshop on the Production of Referring Expressions (PRE-CogSci 2011): Bridging the gap between computational, empirical and theoretical approaches to reference. Cognitive Science Society, 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

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Student translations of natural language into logic: the grade grinder corpus release 1.0

Barker-Plummer, D., Cox, R. & Dale, R., 2011, EDM 2011 - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Educational Data Mining. Pechenizkiy, M., Calders, T., Conati, C., Ventura, S., Romero, C. & Stamper, J. C. (eds.). Eindhoven, The Netherlands: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), p. 51-60 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of visual context on the content of referring expressions

Viethen, J., Dale, R. & Guhe, M., 2011, ENLG 2011 - 13th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation, Proceedings. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 44-52 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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2010

Attribute-centric referring expression generation

Dale, R. & Viethen, J., 2010, Empirical Methods in Natural Language Generation: Data-Oriented Methods and Empirical Evaluation. Krahmer, E. & Theune, M. (eds.). Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 163-179 17 p. (Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence; vol. 5790).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

14 Citations (Scopus)

Classical approaches to natural language processing

Dale, R., 2010, Handbook of natural language processing, second edition. Indurkhya, N. & Damerau, F. J. (eds.). Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, p. 3-7 5 p. (Chapman & Hall: CRC machine learning & pattern recognition series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

7 Citations (Scopus)

Detecting emails containing requests for action

Lampert, A., Dale, R. & Paris, C., 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. 984-992 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

27 Citations (Scopus)

Detecting speech repairs incrementally using a noisy channel approach

Zwarts, S., Johnson, M. & Dale, R., 2010, Coling 2010 - 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference. Beijing, China: Press of Tsinghua University, Vol. 2. p. 1371-1378 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

14 Citations (Scopus)

Dialogue reference in a visual domain

Viethen, J., Zwarts, S., Dale, R. & Guhe, M., 2010, Proceedings of the 7th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. Valetta, Malta: European Language Resources Association, p. 2457-2462 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Helping Our Own: text massaging for computational linguistics as a new shared task

Dale, R. & Kilgarriff, A., 2010, Proceedings of the Sixth International Natural Language Generation Conference. PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 261-265 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

20 Citations (Scopus)

Report on the second NLG Challenge on Generating Instructions in Virtual Environments (GIVE-2)

Koller, A., Striegnitz, K., Gargett, A., Byron, D., Cassell, J., Dale, R., Moore, J. & Oberlander, J., 2010, INLG 2010 - Proceedings of the 6th International Natural Language Generation Conference. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 243-250 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

37 Citations (Scopus)

Repurposing Corpora for Speech Repair Detection: Two Experiments

Zwarts, S., Johnson, M. & Dale, R., 2010, In : Australasian Language Technology Workshop. p. 99-106 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paper

Spanning tree approaches for statistical sentence generation

Wan, S., Dras, M., Dale, R. & Paris, C., 2010, Empirical Methods in Natural Language Generation - Data-Oriented Methods and Empirical Evaluation. Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 5790 LNAI. p. 13-44 32 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 5790 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Supporting browsing-specific information needs: Introducing the Citation-Sensitive In-Browser Summariser

Wan, S., Paris, C. & Dale, R., Jul 2010, In : Journal of Web Semantics. 8, 2-3, p. 196-202 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

The Big Australian Speech Corpus (The Big ASC)

Wagner, M., Tran, D., Togneri, R., Rose, P., Powers, D., Onslow, M., Loakes, D., Lewis, T., Kuratate, T., Kinoshita, Y., Kemp, N., Ishihara, S., Ingram, J., Hajek, J., Grayden, D., Gocke, R., Fletcher, J., Estival, D., Epps, J., Dale, R. & 11 others, Cutler, A., Cox, F., Chetty, G., Cassidy, S., Butcher, A., Burnham, D., Bird, S., Best, C., Bennamoun, M., Arciuli, J. & Ambikairajah, E., 2010, Proceedings of the 13th Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology. Australia: Australian Speech Science and Technology Association, p. 166-170 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

The first challenge on generating instructions in virtual environments

Koller, A., Striegnitz, K., Byron, D., Cassell, J., Dale, R., Moore, J. & Oberlander, J., 2010, Empirical Methods in Natural Language Generation - Data-Oriented Methods and Empirical Evaluation. Berlin; Heidelberg: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 5790 LNAI. p. 328-352 25 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 5790 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

16 Citations (Scopus)