Book Volume 6062 2010

Finite-State Methods and Natural Language Processing

8th International Workshop, FSMNLP 2009, Pretoria, South Africa, July 21-24, 2009, Revised Selected Papers

ISBN: 978-3-642-14683-1 (Print) 978-3-642-14684-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

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  2. Tutorials

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      Pages 1-10

      Learning Finite State Machines

  3. Special Theme Tutorials

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      Pages 11-12

      Developing Computational Morphology for Low- and Middle-Density Languages

  4. Invited Papers

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      Pages 13-30

      fsm2 – A Scripting Language Interpreter for Manipulating Weighted Finite-State Automata

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      Pages 31-46

      Selected Operations and Applications of n-Tape Weighted Finite-State Machines

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      Pages 47-47

      OpenFst

  5. Special Theme Invited Talks

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      Pages 48-55

      Morphological Analysis of Tone Marked Kinyarwanda Text

  6. Regular Papers

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      Pages 56-68

      Minimizing Weighted Tree Grammars Using Simulation

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      Pages 69-80

      Compositions of Top-Down Tree Transducers with ε-Rules

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      Pages 81-92

      Reducing Nondeterministic Finite Automata with SAT Solvers

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      Pages 93-104

      Joining Composition and Trimming of Finite-State Transducers

  7. Special Theme Extended Abstracts

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      Pages 105-113

      Porting Basque Morphological Grammars to foma, an Open-Source Tool

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      Pages 114-122

      Describing Georgian Morphology with a Finite-State System

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      Pages 123-130

      Finite State Morphology of the Nguni Language Cluster: Modelling and Implementation Issues

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      Pages 131-138

      A Finite State Approach to Setswana Verb Morphology

  8. Competition Announcements

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      Pages 139-146

      Zulu: An Interactive Learning Competition

  9. Back Matter

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