Shervin Malmasi

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20132018
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Research Outputs 2013 2018

2018

Challenges in discriminating profanity from hate speech

Malmasi, S. & Zampieri, M., 4 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Artificial Intelligence. 30, 2, p. 187-202 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

N-gram
Classifiers
Ensemble Classifier
Social Media
Supervised Classification

Native Language Identification with classifier stacking and ensembles

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., Sep 2018, In : Computational Linguistics. 44, 3, p. 403-446 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Classifiers
language
Testing
examination
Experiments
2017

Canary: an NLP platform for clinicians and researchers

Malmasi, S., Sandor, N. L., Hosomura, N., Goldberg, M., Skentzos, S. & Turchin, A., Apr 2017, In : Applied clinical informatics. 8, 2, p. 447-453 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Canaries
Natural Language Processing
Graphical user interfaces
Software engineering
Software

Feature hashing for language and dialect identification

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2017, ACL 2017: Proceedings of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Short Papers). Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 2. p. 399-403 5 p.

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

dialect
Classifiers
Data storage equipment
language
performance

Multilingual native language identification

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 1 Mar 2017, In : Natural Language Engineering. 23, 2, p. 163-215 53 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

language
Linguistics
Experiments
Classifiers
experiment

Unsupervised text segmentation based on native language characteristics

Malmasi, S., Dras, M., Johnson, M., Du, L. & Wolska, M., 2017, ACL 2017: Proceedings of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Long Papers). Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 1. p. 1457-1469 13 p.

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

language
segmentation
Native Language
Segmentation
Language Model
2016

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).

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

Classifiers
Experiments
Support vector machines

Discriminating similar languages: evaluations and explorations

Goutte, C., Léger, S., Malmasi, S. & Zampieri, M., 1 Jan 2016, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC 2016. Calzolari, N., Choukri, K., Mazo, H., Moreno, A., Declerck, T., Goggi, S., Grobelnik, M., Odijk, J., Piperidis, S., Maegaard, B. & Mariani, J. (eds.). European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 1800-1807 8 p.

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

Open Access
File
language
evaluation
edition
learning
performance

Location mention detection in tweets and microblogs

Malmasi, S. & 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. 123-134 12 p. (Communications in Computer and Information Science; vol. 593).

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

LTG at SemEval-2016 task 11: Complex Word Identification with Classifier Ensembles

Malmasi, S., Dras, M. & Zampieri, M., 2016, Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval-2016). Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 996-1000 5 p.

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

Classifiers

MAZA at SemEval-2016 Task 11: detecting lexical complexity using a decision stump meta-classifier

Malmasi, S. & Zampieri, M., 1 Jan 2016, SemEval 2016 - 10th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation: Proceedings of the Workshop. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 991-995 5 p.

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

Decision trees
Classifiers
Classifier
Binary Classification
Stacking

Modeling language change in historical corpora: the case of Portuguese

Zampieri, M., Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2016, Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016). Calzolari, N., Choukri, K., Declerck, T., Goggi, S., Grobelnik, M., Maegaard, B., Mariani, J., Mazo, H., Moreno, A., Odijk, J. & Piperidis, S. (eds.). Paris, France: European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 4098-4104 7 p. 706

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

Open Access
File
Support vector machines
Classifiers
Experiments
Modeling languages

Predicting post severity in mental health forums

Malmasi, S., Zampieri, M. & Dras, M., 2016, Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology: from linguistic signal to clinical reality. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 133-137 5 p.

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

Open Access
Classifiers
Health
Computational linguistics
Syntactics
Metadata
2015

Automatic Language Identification for Persian and Dari texts

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2015, p. 53-58. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperResearch

Classifiers

Clinical information extraction using word representations

Malmasi, S., Hassanzadeh, H. & Dras, M., 2015, In : ALTA 2015 : Proceedings of Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop 2015. p. 66-74 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

Supervised learning
Clustering algorithms

Cognate identification using machine translation

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2015, In : ALTA 2015 : Proceedings of Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop 2015. p. 138-141 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

Discriminating similar languages: Persian and Dari

Malmasi, S., 2015, Tiny transactions on computer science (TinyToCS), 3 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticleResearch

Open Access
File
Information retrieval
Linguistics
Identification (control systems)
Processing

Language identification using classifier ensembles

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2015, Joint Workshop on Language Technology for Closely Related Languages, Varieties and Dialects: proceedings of the workshop. Melbourne, Australia: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 35-43 9 p.

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

Classifiers
Support vector machines
Identification (control systems)

Large-scale Native Language Identification with cross-corpus evaluation

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2015, 2015 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, NAACL HLT 2015: Proceedings of the Conference. Red Hook, NY: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 1403-1409 7 p.

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

language
evaluation
Experiments
genre
Evaluation

Measuring feature diversity in Native Language Identification

Malmasi, S. & Cahill, A., 2015, NAACL HLT 2015: The Tenth Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications : proceedings of the workshop. United States: The Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 49-55 7 p.

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

Learning systems
Identification (control systems)

Norwegian Native Language Identification

Malmasi, S., Dras, M. & Temnikova, I. P., 2015, In : RANLP 2015 : International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing : proceedings. p. 404-412 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

Oracle and human baselines for native language identification

Malmasi, S., Tetreault, J. & Dras, M., 2015, NAACL HLT 2015: The Tenth Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications : proceedings of the workshop. Red Hook, New York: The Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 172-178 7 p.

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

Labels
Identification (control systems)
Experiments

The Jinan Chinese Learner Corpus

Wang, M., Malmasi, S. & Huang, M., 2015, The tenth workshop on innovative use of NLP for building educational applications: proceedings of the workshop. United States: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 118-123 6 p.

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

grading
language acquisition
linguistics
language
resources
2014
Identification (control systems)
Experiments

Arabic Native Language Identification

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2014, EMNLP 2014: the 2014 Conference on Empirical Methods In Natural Language Processing : proceedings of the conference. Stroudsburg, PA, USA: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 180-186 7 p.

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

Syntactics
Linguistics
Teaching
Classifiers
Students

Chinese Native Language Identification

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2014, EACL 2014: 14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics : proceedings of the conference. Stroudsburg, PA, USA: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 95-99 5 p.

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

Context free grammars
Syntactics
Linguistics
Identification (control systems)

Finnish Native Language Identification

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2014, In : Proceedings of Australasian Language Technology Association Workshop 2014 : ALTA 2014. p. 139-144 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearchpeer-review

Linguistics
Teaching
Students

From visualisation to hypothesis construction for Second Language Acquisition

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2014, TextGraphs-9: graph-based methods for Natural Language Processing : proceedings of the workshop. Stroudsburg, PA, USA: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 56-64 9 p.

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

Visualization

Language transfer hypotheses with linear SVM weights

Malmasi, S. & Dras, M., 2014, EMNLP 2014 - 2014 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Proceedings of the Conference. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 1385-1390 6 p.

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

Linguistics
2013

NLI shared task 2013: MQ submission

Malmasi, S., Wong, S-M. J. & Dras, M., 2013, Proceedings of the eighth workshop on innovative use of NLP for building educational applications (BEA-8). Rochester, N.Y.: Department of Computer Science, University of Rochester, p. 124-133 10 p.

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

Classifiers
Logistics