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Bob Coecke

University of Oxford

A Quantum Natural Language Processing Approach to Musical Intelligence


Nov 10, 2021
Eduardo Reck Miranda, Richie Yeung, Anna Pearson, Konstantinos Meichanetzidis, Bob Coecke

* Pre-publication draft of a chapter to appear in Quantum Computer Music, E. R. Miranda (Ed.) 

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Compositionality as we see it, everywhere around us


Oct 25, 2021
Bob Coecke

* 22 pages, lots of refs, lots of pictures, as usual 

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lambeq: An Efficient High-Level Python Library for Quantum NLP


Oct 08, 2021
Dimitri Kartsaklis, Ian Fan, Richie Yeung, Anna Pearson, Robin Lorenz, Alexis Toumi, Giovanni de Felice, Konstantinos Meichanetzidis, Stephen Clark, Bob Coecke


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Talking Space: inference from spatial linguistic meanings


Sep 16, 2021
Vincent Wang-Mascianica, Bob Coecke

* 33 pages, many pictures 

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Composing Conversational Negation


Jul 14, 2021
Razin A. Shaikh, Lia Yeh, Benjamin Rodatz, Bob Coecke

* 14 pages, many figures, In Proceedings ACT 2020 

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How to make qubits speak


Jul 02, 2021
Bob Coecke, Giovanni de Felice, Konstantinos Meichanetzidis, Alexis Toumi

* Invited contribution to "Quantum Computing in the Arts and Humanities" 

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Reasoning about conscious experience with axiomatic and graphical mathematics


Jun 30, 2021
Camilo Miguel Signorelli, Quanlong Wang, Bob Coecke

* 20 pages, accepted to Consciousness and Cognition 

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Grammar Equations


Jun 14, 2021
Bob Coecke, Vincent Wang

* 10 pages, many pictures 

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Using Simulation to Aid the Design and Optimization of Intelligent User Interfaces for Quality Assurance Processes in Machine Learning


Apr 02, 2021
Yu Zhang, Martijn Tennekes, Tim de Jong, Lyana Curier, Bob Coecke, Min Chen


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QNLP in Practice: Running Compositional Models of Meaning on a Quantum Computer


Feb 25, 2021
Robin Lorenz, Anna Pearson, Konstantinos Meichanetzidis, Dimitri Kartsaklis, Bob Coecke


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Kindergarden quantum mechanics graduates (...or how I learned to stop gluing LEGO together and love the ZX-calculus)


Feb 22, 2021
Bob Coecke, Dominic Horsman, Aleks Kissinger, Quanlong Wang

* 30 pages, many pictures, including legos 

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Grammar-Aware Question-Answering on Quantum Computers


Dec 07, 2020
Konstantinos Meichanetzidis, Alexis Toumi, Giovanni de Felice, Bob Coecke


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Foundations for Near-Term Quantum Natural Language Processing


Dec 07, 2020
Bob Coecke, Giovanni de Felice, Konstantinos Meichanetzidis, Alexis Toumi

* 43 pages, lots of pictures 

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Quantum Natural Language Processing on Near-Term Quantum Computers


May 08, 2020
Konstantinos Meichanetzidis, Stefano Gogioso, Giovanni De Felice, Nicolò Chiappori, Alexis Toumi, Bob Coecke

* 13 pages, submitted to Quantum Physics and Logic (QPL) 2020. This work was originally commissioned by Cambridge Quantum Computing (CQC) and was carried out independently by the CQC team and the Hashberg team 

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Meaning updating of density matrices


Jan 03, 2020
Bob Coecke, Konstantinos Meichanetzidis

* 24 pages, many figures 

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The Mathematics of Text Structure


Apr 06, 2019
Bob Coecke

* 38 pages, many pictures 

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Towards Compositional Distributional Discourse Analysis


Nov 08, 2018
Bob Coecke, Giovanni de Felice, Dan Marsden, Alexis Toumi

* EPTCS 283, 2018, pp. 1-12 
* In Proceedings CAPNS 2018, arXiv:1811.02701 

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Internal Wiring of Cartesian Verbs and Prepositions


Nov 08, 2018
Bob Coecke, Martha Lewis, Dan Marsden

* EPTCS 283, 2018, pp. 75-88 
* In Proceedings CAPNS 2018, arXiv:1811.02701 

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Proceedings of the 2018 Workshop on Compositional Approaches in Physics, NLP, and Social Sciences


Nov 06, 2018
Martha Lewis, Bob Coecke, Jules Hedges, Dimitri Kartsaklis, Dan Marsden

* EPTCS 283, 2018 

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Interacting Conceptual Spaces I : Grammatical Composition of Concepts


Sep 29, 2017
Joe Bolt, Bob Coecke, Fabrizio Genovese, Martha Lewis, Dan Marsden, Robin Piedeleu


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Compositional Distributional Cognition


Aug 12, 2016
Yaared Al-Mehairi, Bob Coecke, Martha Lewis

* To appear in Quantum Interaction 2016 

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Quantum Algorithms for Compositional Natural Language Processing


Aug 04, 2016
William Zeng, Bob Coecke

* EPTCS 221, 2016, pp. 67-75 
* In Proceedings SLPCS 2016, arXiv:1608.01018 

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Interacting Conceptual Spaces


Aug 04, 2016
Josef Bolt, Bob Coecke, Fabrizio Genovese, Martha Lewis, Daniel Marsden, Robin Piedeleu

* EPTCS 221, 2016, pp. 11-19 
* In Proceedings SLPCS 2016, arXiv:1608.01018 

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Dual Density Operators and Natural Language Meaning


Aug 04, 2016
Daniela Ashoush, Bob Coecke

* EPTCS 221, 2016, pp. 1-10 
* In Proceedings SLPCS 2016, arXiv:1608.01018 

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From quantum foundations via natural language meaning to a theory of everything


Feb 22, 2016
Bob Coecke

* Invited contribution to: `The Incomputable' 

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Harmonic Grammar in a DisCo Model of Meaning


Feb 05, 2016
Martha Lewis, Bob Coecke

* Abstract, Advances in Distributional Semantics, IWCS 

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Graded Entailment for Compositional Distributional Semantics


Jan 25, 2016
Desislava Bankova, Bob Coecke, Martha Lewis, Daniel Marsden


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Distributional Sentence Entailment Using Density Matrices


Oct 14, 2015
Esma Balkir, Mehrnoosh Sadrzadeh, Bob Coecke

* 11 pages 

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A Compositional Explanation of the Pet Fish Phenomenon


Sep 22, 2015
Bob Coecke, Martha Lewis

* QI2015 

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