Natural Language Processing and Information Systems

19th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2014, Montpellier, France, June 18-20, 2014. Proceedings

  • Elisabeth Métais
  • Mathieu Roche
  • Maguelonne Teisseire
Conference proceedings NLDB 2014

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-07983-7

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8455)

Table of contents (39 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Syntactic, Lexical and Semantic Analysis

    1. Using Wiktionary to Build an Italian Part-of-Speech Tagger
      Tom De Smedt, Fabio Marfia, Matteo Matteucci, Walter Daelemans
      Pages 1-8
    2. A Distributional Semantics Approach for Selective Reasoning on Commonsense Graph Knowledge Bases
      André Freitas, João Carlos Pereira da Silva, Edward Curry, Paul Buitelaar
      Pages 21-32
    3. Ontology Translation: A Case Study on Translating the Gene Ontology from English to German
      Negacy D. Hailu, K. Bretonnel Cohen, Lawrence E. Hunter
      Pages 33-38
    4. Crowdsourcing Word-Color Associations
      Mathieu Lafourcade, Nathalie Le Brun, Virginie Zampa
      Pages 39-44
    5. On the Semantic Representation and Extraction of Complex Category Descriptors
      André Freitas, Rafael Vieira, Edward Curry, Danilo Carvalho, João Carlos Pereira da Silva
      Pages 45-50
    6. Semantic and Syntactic Model of Natural Language Based on Tensor Factorization
      Anatoly Anisimov, Oleksandr Marchenko, Volodymyr Taranukha, Taras Vozniuk
      Pages 51-54
    7. How to Populate Ontologies
      Maria Pia di Buono, Mario Monteleone, Annibale Elia
      Pages 55-58
    8. Fine-Grained POS Tagging of Spoken Tunisian Dialect Corpora
      Rahma Boujelbane, Mariem Mallek, Mariem Ellouze, Lamia Hadrich Belguith
      Pages 59-62
  3. Information Extraction

    1. Applying Dependency Relations to Definition Extraction
      Luis Espinosa-Anke, Horacio Saggion
      Pages 63-74
    2. Entity Linking for Open Information Extraction
      Arnab Dutta, Michael Schuhmacher
      Pages 75-80
    3. A Survey of Multilingual Event Extraction from Text
      Vera Danilova, Mikhail Alexandrov, Xavier Blanco
      Pages 85-88
  4. Information Retrieval

    1. Nordic Music Genre Classification Using Song Lyrics
      Adriano A. de Lima, Rodrigo M. Nunes, Rafael P. Ribeiro, Carlos N. Silla Jr.
      Pages 89-100
    2. Infographics Retrieval: A New Methodology
      Zhuo Li, Sandra Carberry, Hui Fang, Kathleen F. McCoy, Kelly Peterson
      Pages 101-113
    3. A Joint Topic Viewpoint Model for Contention Analysis
      Amine Trabelsi, Osmar R. Zaïane
      Pages 114-125
    4. Identification of Multi-Focal Questions in Question and Answer Reports
      Mona Mohamed Zaki Ali, Goran Nenadic, Babis Theodoulidis
      Pages 126-137
    5. Improving Arabic Texts Morphological Disambiguation Using a Possibilistic Classifier
      Raja Ayed, Ibrahim Bounhas, Bilel Elayeb, Narjès Bellamine Ben Saoud, Fabrice Evrard
      Pages 138-147
    6. Forecasting Euro/Dollar Rate with Forex News
      Olexiy Koshulko, Mikhail Alexandrov, Vera Danilova
      Pages 148-153

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2014, held in Montpellier, France, in June 2014. The 13 long papers, 8 short papers, 14 poster papers, and 7 demo papers presented together with 2 invited talks in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 73 submissions. The papers cover the following topics: syntactic, lexical and semantic analysis; information extraction; information retrieval; and sentiment analysis and social networks.


Twitter artificial intelligence computational linguistics data mining databases information extraction information retrieval information systems knowledge representation lexical semantics natural language processing ontology engineering question answering sentiment analysis social networks text summarization

Editors and affiliations

  • Elisabeth Métais
    • 1
  • Mathieu Roche
    • 2
  • Maguelonne Teisseire
    • 3
  1. 1.Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, Computer Science,ParisFrance
  2. 2.Cirad, TETISMontpellier Cedex 5France
  3. 3.Irstea, TETISMontpellier Cedex 5France

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-07982-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-07983-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349