Natural Language Processing and Information Systems

16th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2011, Alicante, Spain, June 28-30, 2011. Proceedings

  • Rafael Muñoz
  • Andrés Montoyo
  • Elisabeth Métais

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6716)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Talks

    1. Horacio Saggion
      Pages 1-2
  3. Full Papers

    1. Elena Lloret, María Teresa Romá-Ferri, Manuel Palomar
      Pages 3-14
    2. Maha Al-Yahya, Hend Al-Khalifa, Alia Bahanshal, Iman Al-Oudah
      Pages 15-26
    3. Alexandra Balahur, Jesús M. Hermida, Andrés Montoyo, Rafael Muñoz
      Pages 27-39
    4. André Freitas, João Gabriel Oliveira, Seán O’Riain, Edward Curry, João Carlos Pereira da Silva
      Pages 40-51
    5. Hector Llorens, Estela Saquete, Borja Navarro, Liu Li, Zhongshi He
      Pages 88-99
    6. Daniel Micol, Óscar Ferrández, Rafael Muñoz
      Pages 100-111
    7. Yoan Gutiérrez, Sonia Vázquez, Andrés Montoyo
      Pages 112-124
    8. María Teresa Romá-Ferri, Jesús M. Hermida, Manuel Palomar
      Pages 125-136
  4. Short Papers

    1. David Tomás, Claudio Giuliano
      Pages 137-144
    2. Laura Alonso i Alemany, Rafael Carrascosa
      Pages 145-152
    3. Rui Sousa Silva, Gustavo Laboreiro, Luís Sarmento, Tim Grant, Eugénio Oliveira, Belinda Maia
      Pages 161-168
    4. Eugenio Martínez-Cámara, M. Teresa Martín-Valdivia, L. Alfonso Ureña-López
      Pages 169-176
    5. Sukanya Yimngam, Wichian Premchaisawadi, Worapoj Kreesuradej
      Pages 177-184
    6. Sandeep Purao, Veda C. Storey, Vijayan Sugumaran, Jordi Conesa, Julià Minguillón, Joan Casas
      Pages 185-192

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, held in Alicante, Spain, in June 2011.
The 11 revised full papers and 11 revised short papers presented together with 23 poster papers, 1 invited talk and 6 papers of the NLDB 2011 doctoral symposium were carefully reviewed and selected from 74 submissions. The papers address all aspects of Natural Language Processing related areas and present current research on topics such as natural language in conceptual modeling, NL interfaces for data base querying/retrieval, NL-based integration of systems, large-scale online linguistic resources, applications of computational linguistics in information systems, management of textual databases NL on data warehouses and data mining, NLP applications, as well as NL and ubiquitous computing.


human language technologies linguistic analysis machine learning plagiarism detection semantic Web

Editors and affiliations

  • Rafael Muñoz
    • 1
  • Andrés Montoyo
    • 2
  • Elisabeth Métais
    • 3
  1. 1.School of ComputingUniversity of AlicanteAlicanteSpain
  2. 2.Department of Software and Computing SystemsUniversity of AlicanteAlicanteSpain
  3. 3.CNAM- Laboratoire CédricParis Cedex 03France

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-22326-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-22327-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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