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Rethinking End-to-End Evaluation of Decomposable Tasks: A Case Study on Spoken Language Understanding


Jun 29, 2021
Siddhant Arora, Alissa Ostapenko, Vijay Viswanathan, Siddharth Dalmia, Florian Metze, Shinji Watanabe, Alan W Black

* INTERSPEECH 2021 

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CodemixedNLP: An Extensible and Open NLP Toolkit for Code-Mixing


Jun 10, 2021
Sai Muralidhar Jayanthi, Kavya Nerella, Khyathi Raghavi Chandu, Alan W Black

* Accepted at the Fifth Workshop on Computational Approaches to Linguistic Code-Switching-CALCS 2021 

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Grounding 'Grounding' in NLP


Jun 04, 2021
Khyathi Raghavi Chandu, Yonatan Bisk, Alan W Black

* 24 pages 

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Focused Attention Improves Document-Grounded Generation


Apr 26, 2021
Shrimai Prabhumoye, Kazuma Hashimoto, Yingbo Zhou, Alan W Black, Ruslan Salakhutdinov

* Accepted at North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL) 2021 

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Intent Recognition and Unsupervised Slot Identification for Low Resourced Spoken Dialog Systems


Apr 03, 2021
Akshat Gupta, Sai Krishna Rallabandi, Alan W Black


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Unsupervised Self-Training for Sentiment Analysis of Code-Switched Data


Mar 27, 2021
Akshat Gupta, Sargam Menghani, Sai Krishna Rallabandi, Alan W Black


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NoiseQA: Challenge Set Evaluation for User-Centric Question Answering


Feb 16, 2021
Abhilasha Ravichander, Siddharth Dalmia, Maria Ryskina, Florian Metze, Eduard Hovy, Alan W Black

* EACL 2021 

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Automatically Identifying Language Family from Acoustic Examples in Low Resource Scenarios


Dec 01, 2020
Peter Wu, Yifan Zhong, Alan W Black


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Acoustics Based Intent Recognition Using Discovered Phonetic Units for Low Resource Languages


Nov 07, 2020
Akshat Gupta, Xinjian Li, Sai Krishna Rallabandi, Alan W Black


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Comparison of Interactive Knowledge Base Spelling Correction Models for Low-Resource Languages


Oct 20, 2020
Yiyuan Li, Antonios Anastasopoulos, Alan W Black

* 9 pages 

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Dissecting the components and factors of Neural Text Generation


Oct 14, 2020
Khyathi Raghavi Chandu, Alan W Black

* 15 pages 

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Case Study: Deontological Ethics in NLP


Oct 09, 2020
Shrimai Prabhumoye, Brendon Boldt, Ruslan Salakhutdinov, Alan W Black


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LTIatCMU at SemEval-2020 Task 11: Incorporating Multi-Level Features for Multi-Granular Propaganda Span Identification


Aug 20, 2020
Sopan Khosla, Rishabh Joshi, Ritam Dutt, Alan W Black, Yulia Tsvetkov


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Nonlinear ISA with Auxiliary Variables for Learning Speech Representations


Jul 25, 2020
Amrith Setlur, Barnabas Poczos, Alan W Black

* To be presented at Interspeech 2020 

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A Corpus for Large-Scale Phonetic Typology


May 28, 2020
Elizabeth Salesky, Eleanor Chodroff, Tiago Pimentel, Matthew Wiesner, Ryan Cotterell, Alan W Black, Jason Eisner

* Accepted to ACL2020 

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Phone Features Improve Speech Translation


May 27, 2020
Elizabeth Salesky, Alan W Black

* Accepted to ACL2020 

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Exploring Controllable Text Generation Techniques


May 04, 2020
Shrimai Prabhumoye, Alan W Black, Ruslan Salakhutdinov


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Politeness Transfer: A Tag and Generate Approach


May 01, 2020
Aman Madaan, Amrith Setlur, Tanmay Parekh, Barnabas Poczos, Graham Neubig, Yiming Yang, Ruslan Salakhutdinov, Alan W Black, Shrimai Prabhumoye

* To appear at ACL 2020 

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Style Variation as a Vantage Point for Code-Switching


May 01, 2020
Khyathi Raghavi Chandu, Alan W Black


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Topological Sort for Sentence Ordering


May 01, 2020
Shrimai Prabhumoye, Ruslan Salakhutdinov, Alan W Black

* Will be published at the Proceedings of the 58th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) 2020 

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Universal Phone Recognition with a Multilingual Allophone System


Feb 26, 2020
Xinjian Li, Siddharth Dalmia, Juncheng Li, Matthew Lee, Patrick Littell, Jiali Yao, Antonios Anastasopoulos, David R. Mortensen, Graham Neubig, Alan W Black, Florian Metze

* ICASSP 2020 

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Towards Zero-shot Learning for Automatic Phonemic Transcription


Feb 26, 2020
Xinjian Li, Siddharth Dalmia, David R. Mortensen, Juncheng Li, Alan W Black, Florian Metze

* AAAI 2020 

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Towards Minimal Supervision BERT-based Grammar Error Correction


Jan 10, 2020
Yiyuan Li, Antonios Anastasopoulos, Alan W Black


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A Resource for Computational Experiments on Mapudungun


Dec 04, 2019
Mingjun Duan, Carlos Fasola, Sai Krishna Rallabandi, Rodolfo M. Vega, Antonios Anastasopoulos, Lori Levin, Alan W Black

* preprint 

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Question Answering for Privacy Policies: Combining Computational and Legal Perspectives


Nov 03, 2019
Abhilasha Ravichander, Alan W Black, Shomir Wilson, Thomas Norton, Norman Sadeh

* EMNLP 2019 

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A Dynamic Strategy Coach for Effective Negotiation


Sep 30, 2019
Yiheng Zhou, He He, Alan W Black, Yulia Tsvetkov

* In Proceedings of SigDial 2019 

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Augmenting Non-Collaborative Dialog Systems with Explicit Semantic and Strategic Dialog History


Sep 30, 2019
Yiheng Zhou, Yulia Tsvetkov, Alan W Black, Zhou Yu

* Unpublished preprint 

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Induction and Reference of Entities in a Visual Story


Sep 15, 2019
Ruo-Ping Dong, Khyathi Raghavi Chandu, Alan W Black

* 9 pages, 4 figures, 3 tables 

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