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Prof Allan Ramsay (BSc, MSc, PhD) - publications

List of publications

2016

2015

  • Jaf, S., & Ramsay, A. (2015). The Application of Constraint Rules to Data-driven Parsing. In G. Angelova, K. Bontcheva, & R. Mitkov (Eds.), Proceedings of Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing: Hissar, Bulgaria, Sep 7–9 2015. (pp. 232-238). Publication link: c8ab6b71-7ff8-4563-ad49-5681a8f4a219
  • Albogamy, F., Ramsay, A., Angelova, G. (Ed.), Bontcheva, K. (Ed.), & Mitkov, R. (Ed.) (2015). POS Tagging for Arabic Tweets. In G. Angelova, K. Bontcheva, & R. Mitkov (Eds.), Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing. (pp. 1-8). Publication link: 97a29128-0ac4-4431-ba11-f3bfcb37071a

2014

  • Ramsay, A., Jager, S. (Ed.), Bradley, L. (Ed.), Meima, E. (Ed.), & Thou"esny, S. (Ed.) (2014). Diagnostic CALL tool for Arabic learners. In S. Jager, L. Bradley, E. Meima, & S. Thou"esny (Eds.), host publication. (pp. 6-11). Publication link: 61b29478-cdee-410f-ad48-540c7f563f23
  • Ramsay, A., Vetulani, Z. (Ed.), & Mariani, J. (Ed.) (2014). Improved parsing for Arabic by combining diverse dependency parsers. In Z. Vetulani, & J. Mariani (Eds.), host publication. (pp. 43-54). Springer Verlag. . Publication link: 86c44e04-ba1f-484f-aba8-1a852cb834f2
  • Alabbas, M., & Ramsay, A. (2014). Improved parsing for arabic by combining diverse dependency parsers. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)|Lect. Notes Comput. Sci.. (Vol. 8387, pp. 43-54). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). Springer Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-08958-4_4. Publication link: c796501d-1eaf-41b5-8e02-870dfa0355ca
  • Ramsay, A., Alsharhan, I., & Ahmed, H. (2014). Generation of a phonetic transcription for modern standard Arabic: A knowledge-based model. Computer Speech and Language, 28(4), 959-978. DOI: 10.1016/j.csl.2014.02.005. Publication link: bbd65d3e-9e30-4758-9b26-c656a7168194
  • Alabbas, M., & Ramsay, A. M. (2014). Combining strategies for tagging and parsing Arabic. In host publication. (pp. 73-77). Association for Computational Linguistics. . Publication link: ad35754c-7038-45cf-889d-6e06b322be99

2013

  • Alabbas, M., & Ramsay, A. (2013). Natural language inference for arabic using extended tree edit distance with subtrees. Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, 48, 1-22. DOI: http://www.jair.org/papers/paper3892.html. Publication link: d3fc7d1c-d620-49d4-a0e2-333f324107f0
  • Alabbas, M., & Ramsay, A. (2013). Optimising tree edit distance with subtrees for textual entailment. In International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP|Int. Conf. Recent Adv. Nat. Lang. Proces., RANLP. (pp. 9-17). Publication link: 044b37e6-1bcc-4462-84ba-ff5a36b2d07f
  • Jaf, S., & Ramsay, A. (2013). The Hybridisation of a Data-driven Parser for Natural Languages. In 6th International Conference on Language and Technology. (pp. 531-535). Publication link: 1dc87b44-5717-4b01-93e6-8b8221ef760c
  • Alshahrani, A., & Ramsay, A. (2013). Inference for Natural Language. In O. Popescu, A. Lavelli, & O. Popescu (Eds.), Proceedings of the Joint Symposium on Semantic Processing. Textual Inference and Structures in Corpora. (pp. 60-64). Trentino – Italy: ACL Anthology. . Publication link: 766fe747-29ef-4d98-84d8-1dec0bd87020
  • Alshahrani, A., & Ramsay, A. M. (2013). Inference for Natural Language, In host publication. (pp. 60-64). Publication link: 66ed1f6d-492a-44a5-a4ff-09ea63b65798

2012

  • Ramsay, A., Hajic, J. (Ed.), De Smedt, K. (Ed.), Tadic, M. (Ed.), & Branco, A. (Ed.) (2012). Arabic Treebank: from Phrase-Structure Trees to Dependency Trees. In J. Hajic, K. De Smedt, M. Tadic, & A. Branco (Eds.), host publication. (pp. 61-68). META-RESEARCH Workshop on Advanced Treebanking Advanced Treebanking 2012. . Publication link: 7c8cd809-3d26-4900-9c75-274c899cbf65
  • Alabbas, M., & Ramsay, A. (2012). Combining black-box taggers and parsers for modern standard Arabic. In 2012 Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, FedCSIS 2012|Fed. Conf. Comput. Sci. Inf. Syst., FedCSIS. (pp. 19-26). Polish Information Processing Society. . Publication link: 657ff672-92dd-413b-887d-be057813c3ce
  • Alabbas, M., & Ramsay, A. (2012). Dependency tree matching with extended Tree edit distance with subtrees for textual entailment. In 2012 Federated Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, FedCSIS 2012|Fed. Conf. Comput. Sci. Inf. Syst., FedCSIS. (pp. 11-18). Polish Information Processing Society. . Publication link: 5400d6f6-1caa-4203-aec1-25950a5c04d8
  • Kerins, J., & Ramsay, A. (2012). Developing a visual temporal modeller: Applying an extensible nlp system to support learners' understanding of tense and aspect in English. ReCALL, 24(1), 40-65. DOI: 10.1017/S0958344011000280. Publication link: 206f47db-8197-4735-a5a9-c263a2f4d0bf
  • Ramsay, A., & Ramnsay, A. (2012). The 15th International Conference on Artificial Intelligence: Methodology, Systems, Applications. In host publication. (Vol. 15). Springer Verlag. . Publication link: 483b4bf4-6dac-4500-8812-3c46debddda0
  • Alabbas, M., & Ramsay, A. (2012). Improved POS-tagging for Arabic by combining diverse taggers. In IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology|IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. (Vol. 381, pp. 107-116). (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology,). Berkin: Springer Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-33409-2_12. Publication link: 39f0d2e1-866e-4ce6-a0f2-8ca941bd0e64

2011

  • Ramsay, A., & Mansour, H. (2011). Exploiting hidden morphophonemic constraints for finding the underlying forms of 'weak' Arabic verbs. In International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, RANLP|Int. Conf. Recent Adv. Nat. Lang. Proces., RANLP. (pp. 448-454). Publication link: 3492e2c1-1749-4aa8-9d4a-a9319c164de7
  • Garg, A., & Ramsay, A. (2011). Semantic content analysis of video: Issues and trends. In Studies in Computational Intelligence|Stud. Comput. Intell.: Studies in Computational Intelligence. (Vol. 346, pp. 443-457). Berlin: Springer Verlag. . Publication link: b853493c-3675-4673-9ced-68c1b3d479d0

2010

  • Ramsay, A. (2010). Semi-partitioned horn clauses: A tractable logic of types. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)|Lect. Notes Comput. Sci.. (Vol. 6304, pp. 279-280). Berlin: Springer Verlag. . Publication link: b5f679b3-028d-4c4f-a23a-d645ed7d2279

2009

  • Ramsay, A. M., Field, D., & Bunt, H. (Ed.) (2009). Using English for commonsense knowledge. In H. Bunt (Ed.), 8th International Workshop on Computational Semantics (IWCS-8).. Publication link: a8ec852f-74e4-440c-b0bc-a1859ce1eefd
  • Ramsay, A. (2009). ’Sorry’ is the hardest word. In A. M. Ramsay, & D. G. Field (Eds.), Computational Approaches to Creativity (NAACL HLT Workshop). (pp. 94-101). Publication link: dfac733f-13ea-4bb9-a628-e8d3346b011f
  • Ramsay, A. M. (2009). The Complexity of Everyday Language. Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing V, Borovets, .. Publication link: 4c280ea8-a1ff-47ee-b0ec-40f9362af2fc
  • Ramsay, A., & Malmkjaer, K. (Ed.) (2009). From computational linguistics to natural language engineering. In The Routledge Encyclopedia of Linguistics. (pp. 68-98). Routledge. . Publication link: 1db37e10-0f04-4de7-bd48-700fc18641c9
  • Field, D. G., & Ramsay, A. M. (2009). Actions speak louder than words: an intentional look at defining communicative acts for embodied conversational agents. In AAMAS 2009 Workshop. (pp. 25-30). Publication link: 93cfa02e-8d45-45fd-a8ca-3a116873c4da

2008

2007

  • Field, D. G., & Ramsay, A. M. (2007). Minimal sets of minimal speech acts. In Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP’07). (pp. 193-199). Publication link: 65aceb77-20d5-4a9d-906d-cbcaa6ac2930
  • Field, D. G., & Ramsay, A. M. (2007). Deep-reasoning-centred dialogue. In Proc. 11th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation (ENLG’07). (pp. 131-138). Publication link: 8d48918e-a0f3-4d19-9836-ce972285dd17

2006

  • Ramsay, A. M., & Hargreaves, K. (2006). Local constraints on topic and focus in Somali. In Proceedings of the COLING/ACL 2006 Main Conference Poster Sessions. (pp. 337-344). Publication link: 61093f09-2708-48eb-9519-f15864ae321b
  • Ramsay, A., & Brown, K. (Ed.) (2006). Speech Acts and Artificial Intelligence Planning Theory. In Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics. (1st ed., Vol. 11, pp. 666-672). Oxford: Elsevier. . Publication link: 65852571-d40e-41af-bf98-a0e3420e5288
  • Ramsay, A. M., & Brown, K. (Ed.) (2006). Automatic natural language understanding. In Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics. (1st ed., Vol. 8, pp. 524-539). Oxford: Elsevier. . Publication link: 1feb4314-fe84-4bb1-84b5-e6419f7a99a2
  • Ramsay, A. M., & Field, D. G. (2006). How to change a person’s mind: understanding the difference between the effects and consequences of speech acts. In 5th International Conference on Inference in Computational Semantics (ICoS 06). (pp. 27-36). Publication link: 4daf0916-7778-4f77-ac51-d271aa310ffb
  • Ramsay, A., & Mansour, H. (2006). Local constraints on Arabic word order. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)|Lect. Notes Comput. Sci.. (Vol. 4139, pp. 447-457). Publication link: 30d73c4b-3984-4d10-842e-5e98f9981b22
  • Ramsay, A. M., & Field, D. G. (2006). Planning ramifications: when ramifications are the norm, not the problem. In 11th International Workshop on Non-monotonic Reasoning (NMR-06). (pp. 344). Publication link: b09815b2-f8e4-411a-ac64-939573f1155c

2005

  • Ramsay, A. M. (2005). Prepositions as abstract relations. In Second ACL-SIGSEM Workshop on The Linguistic Dimensions of Prepositions and their Use in Computational Linguistics Formalisms and Applications. (pp. 30-38). Publication link: 306b0aac-8127-4e2f-917c-7fe069c37133
  • Mahmud, R., & Ramsay, A. (2005). Finding discourse relations in student essays. In A. Gelbukh (Ed.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science|Lect. Notes Comput. Sci.. (Vol. 3406, pp. 116-119). Publication link: 45d41aae-23fa-4145-a489-b3543a1d229e
  • Ramsay, A. M., & Mirzaeian, V. (2005). Content-based support for Persian learners of English. ReCALL, 17(1), 139-154. . Publication link: 60e0bc64-1fa0-4e39-b85b-816f1af8e5d4
  • Ramsay, A. M., Ahmed, N., & Mirzaiean, V. (2005). Persian word-order is free but not (quite) discontinuous. In 5th International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP-05). (pp. 412-418). Publication link: 5fc1c35d-fbe3-4fbd-a76e-f654118d50f3
  • Schulze, M., Ramsay, A. M., & Partridge, J. (Ed.) (2005). Die Struktur deutscher Worte. In Getting into German. (Vol. 17, pp. 83-105). (Getting into German).. Publication link: b08cb0ba-5ff3-46c0-b740-856f9cca9b62
  • Ramsay, A. M., & Mansour, H. (2005). ‘Just-in-time’ constraints in a system for Arabic Text-to-speech. In 5th conference of the Egyptian society for language engineering. (pp. 143-153). Publication link: fb0abafa-2b84-49d0-a1d2-d4d476d5d2cd