Computer Laboratory

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha

Books

Vivi Nastase, Preslav Nakov, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Stan Szpakowicz. 2013. Semantic Relations Between Nominals. Morgan and Claypool.

Journal Articles

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Anna Korhonen. To appear. Probabilistic distributional semantics with latent variable models. Computational Linguistics, accepted for publication.

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Ann Copestake. 2013. Interpreting compound nouns with kernel methods. Journal of Natural Language Engineering 19(3): 331--356.

Anna Korhonen, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Ilona Silins, Lin Sun, Johan Högberg and Ulla Stenius. 2012. Text mining for literature review and knowledge discovery in cancer risk assessment and research. PLoS ONE 7(4):e33427.

Tom Lippincott, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Anna Korhonen. 2011. Exploring subdomain variation in biomedical language. BMC Bioinformatics 12:212.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Simone Teufel. 2014. Unsupervised learning of rhetorical structure with un-topic models. In Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2014). Dublin, Ireland.

Simo Tchokni, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Daniele Quercia. 2014. Emoticons and Phrases: Status Symbols in Social Media. In Proceedings of the 8th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2014). Ann Arbor, MI.

Zhe Wang, Daniele Quercia and Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2013. Reading Tweeting Minds: Real-time Analysis of Short Text for Computational Social Science. In Proceedings of the 24th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (HYPERTEXT 2013). Paris, France.

Sandro Bauer, Anastasios Noulas, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Stephen Clark and Cecilia Mascolo. Talking Places: Modelling and analysing linguistic content in Foursquare. In Proceedings of the 2012 ASE/IEEE International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom 2012). Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Anna Korhonen. 2012. Modelling selectional preferences in a lexical hierarchy. In Proceedings of the 1st Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (*SEM 2012). Montreal, QC.

Tom Lippincott, Anna Korhonen and Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2012. Learning syntactic verb frames using graphical models. In Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2012). Jeju, Korea.

Daniele Quercia, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and John Crowcroft. 2012. Talk of the City: Our Tweets, Our Community Happiness. In Proceedings of the 6th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2012). Dublin, Ireland. (Short paper)

Yuan Cao Zhang, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Daniele Quercia and Tamas Jambor. 2012. Auralist: Introducing Serendipity into Music Recommendation. In Proceedings of the 5th ACM Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2012). Seattle, WA.

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Anna Korhonen. 2011. Probabilistic models of similarity in syntactic context. In Proceedings of the 2011 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2011). Edinburgh, UK.

Tom Lippincott, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Lin Sun and Anna Korhonen. 2010. Exploring variation across biomedical subdomains. In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2010). Beijing, China.

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2010. Latent variable models of selectional preference. In Proceedings of the 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2010). Uppsala, Sweden.

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2009. Semantic classification with WordNet kernels. In Proceedings of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics - Human Language Technologies Conference (NAACL-HLT 2009). Boulder, CO. (Short paper)

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Ann Copestake. 2009. Using lexical and relational similarity to classify semantic relations. In Proceedings of the 12th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL 2009). Athens, Greece.

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Ann Copestake. 2008. Semantic classification with distributional kernels. In Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2008). Manchester, UK.

Peer-Reviewed Workshop Proceedings

Iris Hendrickx, Zornitsa Kozareva, Preslav Nakov, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Stan Szpakowicz and Tony Veale. 2013. SemEval-2013 Task 4: Free Paraphrases of Noun Compounds. In Proceedings of the SemEval-2013 Workshop. Atlanta, GA.

Iris Hendrickx, Su Nam Kim, Zornitsa Kozareva, Preslav Nakov, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Sebastian Padó, Marco Pennacchiotti, Lorenza Romano and Stan Szpakowicz. 2010. SemEval-2010 Task 8: Multi-Way Classification of Semantic Relations Between Pairs of Nominals. In Proceedings of the SemEval-2 Workshop. Uppsala, Sweden.

Cristina Butnariu, Su Nam Kim, Preslav Nakov, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Stan Szpakowicz and Tony Veale. 2010. SemEval-2010 Task 9: The Interpretation of Noun Compounds Using Paraphrasing Verbs and Prepositions. In Proceedings of the SemEval-2 Workshop. Uppsala, Sweden.

Iris Hendrickx, Su Nam Kim, Zornitsa Kozareva, Preslav Nakov, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Sebastian Padó, Marco Pennacchiotti, Lorenza Romano and Stan Szpakowicz. 2009. SemEval-2010 Task 8: Multi-Way Classification of Semantic Relations Between Pairs of Nominals. In Proceedings of the NAACL-HLT-09 Workshop on Semantic Evaluations: Recent Achievements and Future Directions (SEW-09). Boulder, CO.

Cristina Butnariu, Su Nam Kim, Preslav Nakov, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha, Stan Szpakowicz and Tony Veale. 2009. SemEval-2010 Task 9: The Interpretation of Noun Compounds Using Paraphrasing Verbs and Prepositions. In Proceedings of the NAACL-HLT-09 Workshop on Semantic Evaluations: Recent Achievements and Future Directions (SEW-09). Boulder, CO.

Andreas Vlachos, Paula Buttery, Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Ted Briscoe. 2009. Biomedical Event Extraction without Training Data. In Proceedings of BioNLP 2009. Boulder, CO.

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha and Ann Copestake. 2007. Co-occurrence contexts for noun compound interpretation. In Proceedings of the ACL-07 Workshop A Broader Perspective on Multiword Expressions. Prague, Czech Republic. (A slightly revised version is available here)

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2007. Annotating and learning compound noun semantics. In Proceedings of the ACL-07 Student Research Workshop. Prague, Czech Republic

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2007. Designing and evaluating a semantic annotation scheme for compound nouns. In Proceedings of Corpus Linguistics 2007. Birmingham, UK.

Dissertations

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2008. Learning compound noun semantics. PhD Thesis, Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge. Published as Computer Laboratory Technical Report 735.

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2004. Object language and metalanguage in Sanskrit grammatical texts. MPhil Thesis, Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Cambridge.

Unpublished Documents

Diarmuid Ó Séaghdha. 2006. Annotation guidelines for compound noun semantics.