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Noah A. Smith

University of Washington, Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence

All That's 'Human' Is Not Gold: Evaluating Human Evaluation of Generated Text


Jul 07, 2021
Elizabeth Clark, Tal August, Sofia Serrano, Nikita Haduong, Suchin Gururangan, Noah A. Smith

* references added, corrected typo 

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Scarecrow: A Framework for Scrutinizing Machine Text


Jul 06, 2021
Yao Dou, Maxwell Forbes, Rik Koncel-Kedziorski, Noah A. Smith, Yejin Choi

* The project webpage is at https://yao-dou.github.io/scarecrow/ 

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On the Power of Saturated Transformers: A View from Circuit Complexity


Jun 30, 2021
William Merrill, Yoav Goldberg, Roy Schwartz, Noah A. Smith

* Preprint 

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Specializing Multilingual Language Models: An Empirical Study


Jun 22, 2021
Ethan C. Chau, Noah A. Smith

* Work in progress 

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Scientific Language Models for Biomedical Knowledge Base Completion: An Empirical Study


Jun 17, 2021
Rahul Nadkarni, David Wadden, Iz Beltagy, Noah A. Smith, Hannaneh Hajishirzi, Tom Hope


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DExperts: Decoding-Time Controlled Text Generation with Experts and Anti-Experts


Jun 03, 2021
Alisa Liu, Maarten Sap, Ximing Lu, Swabha Swayamdipta, Chandra Bhagavatula, Noah A. Smith, Yejin Choi

* ACL 2021 camera-ready 

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On-the-Fly Controlled Text Generation with Experts and Anti-Experts


May 07, 2021
Alisa Liu, Maarten Sap, Ximing Lu, Swabha Swayamdipta, Chandra Bhagavatula, Noah A. Smith, Yejin Choi

* Accepted to ACL 2021, camera-ready version coming soon 

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A Dataset of Information-Seeking Questions and Answers Anchored in Research Papers


May 07, 2021
Pradeep Dasigi, Kyle Lo, Iz Beltagy, Arman Cohan, Noah A. Smith, Matt Gardner

* Accepted at NAACL 2021; Project page: https://allenai.org/project/qasper 

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Provable Limitations of Acquiring Meaning from Ungrounded Form: What will Future Language Models Understand?


Apr 22, 2021
William Merrill, Yoav Goldberg, Roy Schwartz, Noah A. Smith

* Accepted at TACL; pre-MIT Press publication version 

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Go Forth and Prosper: Language Modeling with Ancient Textual History


Apr 18, 2021
Rik Koncel-Kedziorski, Noah A. Smith


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Probing Across Time: What Does RoBERTa Know and When?


Apr 16, 2021
Leo Z. Liu, Yizhong Wang, Jungo Kasai, Hannaneh Hajishirzi, Noah A. Smith


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Finetuning Pretrained Transformers into RNNs


Mar 24, 2021
Jungo Kasai, Hao Peng, Yizhe Zhang, Dani Yogatama, Gabriel Ilharco, Nikolaos Pappas, Yi Mao, Weizhu Chen, Noah A. Smith


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Random Feature Attention


Mar 19, 2021
Hao Peng, Nikolaos Pappas, Dani Yogatama, Roy Schwartz, Noah A. Smith, Lingpeng Kong

* ICLR 2021 

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Challenges in Automated Debiasing for Toxic Language Detection


Jan 29, 2021
Xuhui Zhou, Maarten Sap, Swabha Swayamdipta, Noah A. Smith, Yejin Choi

* EACL 2021 

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GENIE: A Leaderboard for Human-in-the-Loop Evaluation of Text Generation


Jan 17, 2021
Daniel Khashabi, Gabriel Stanovsky, Jonathan Bragg, Nicholas Lourie, Jungo Kasai, Yejin Choi, Noah A. Smith, Daniel S. Weld


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Shortformer: Better Language Modeling using Shorter Inputs


Dec 31, 2020
Ofir Press, Noah A. Smith, Mike Lewis


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Infusing Finetuning with Semantic Dependencies


Dec 20, 2020
Zhaofeng Wu, Hao Peng, Noah A. Smith

* Accepted for publication in Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics (TACL), 2020. Author's final version (pre-MIT Press publication) 

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Measuring Association Between Labels and Free-Text Rationales


Oct 24, 2020
Sarah Wiegreffe, Ana Marasovic, Noah A. Smith


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Unsupervised Bitext Mining and Translation via Self-trained Contextual Embeddings


Oct 15, 2020
Phillip Keung, Julian Salazar, Yichao Lu, Noah A. Smith

* To appear in the Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics 

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Dataset Cartography: Mapping and Diagnosing Datasets with Training Dynamics


Oct 15, 2020
Swabha Swayamdipta, Roy Schwartz, Nicholas Lourie, Yizhong Wang, Hannaneh Hajishirzi, Noah A. Smith, Yejin Choi

* Proceedings of EMNLP 2020 

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Natural Language Rationales with Full-Stack Visual Reasoning: From Pixels to Semantic Frames to Commonsense Graphs


Oct 15, 2020
Ana Marasović, Chandra Bhagavatula, Jae Sung Park, Ronan Le Bras, Noah A. Smith, Yejin Choi

* Accepted to Findings of EMNLP 

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Plug and Play Autoencoders for Conditional Text Generation


Oct 12, 2020
Florian Mai, Nikolaos Pappas, Ivan Montero, Noah A. Smith, James Henderson

* To be published in EMNLP 2020 

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The Multilingual Amazon Reviews Corpus


Oct 06, 2020
Phillip Keung, Yichao Lu, György Szarvas, Noah A. Smith

* To appear in EMNLP 2020 

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Grounded Compositional Outputs for Adaptive Language Modeling


Oct 05, 2020
Nikolaos Pappas, Phoebe Mulcaire, Noah A. Smith

* EMNLP 2020 

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Multilevel Text Alignment with Cross-Document Attention


Oct 03, 2020
Xuhui Zhou, Nikolaos Pappas, Noah A. Smith

* EMNLP 2020 

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