Publications

Doctoral Thesis

  • Hardcastle, D. (2007). Riddle posed by computer (6): The Computer Generation of Cryptic Crossword Clues PhD Thesis, Birkbeck College, University of London. PDF

Papers presented at international conferences and workshops

  • Hardcastle, D. and Power, R (2008) Fast, Scalable and Reliable Generation of Controlled Natural Language SETQA-NLP Workshop at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL08), Ohio, US. PDF
  • Hallett, C. and Hardcastle, D. (2008). Towards a Bootstrapping NLIDB System Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems (NLDB08), London, UK. PDF
  • Hallett, C. and Hardcastle, D. (2008). Corpus Analysis for the Automatic Rewriting of Patient Record Narratives Proceedings of the 6th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC08), Marrakech, Morocco. (Full paper presented in poster format) PDF
  • Hardcastle, D. and Scott, D. (2008). Can We Evaluate the Quality of Generated Text? Proceedings of the 6th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC08), Marrakech, Morocco. (Full paper presented in poster format) PDF
  • Hardcastle, D. (2007). Generalizing Syntactic Collocates for Creative Language Generation Using Corpora in NLG and Machine Translation at MT Summit XI, Copenhagen. PDF
  • Mitton, R., Hardcastle, D. and Pedler, J. (2007). BNC! Handle with Care! Spelling and Tagging Errors in the BNC Proceedings of Corpus Linguistics 2007, Birmingham, UK.   PDF
  • Piwek, P., Hardcastle, D. and Power, R.. (2007). Dialogue Games for Crosslingual Communication, In: L. Vieu and R. Artstein (eds.), Proceedings of DECALOG 2007, Rovereto, Italy. PDF
  • Hardcastle, D. (2005). An examination of word association scoring using distributional analysis in the British National Corpus: what is an interesting score and what is a useful system? Proceedings of Corpus Linguistics 2005, Birmingham. PDF
  • Hardcastle, D. (2001). Using the BNC to produce dialectic cryptic crossword clues. Proceedings of Corpus Linguistics 2001, Lancaster. PDF

Posters presented at international conferences and workshops

  • Hardcastle, D. (2007). Cryptic Crossword Clues: Generating Text with a Hidden Meaning 11th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation, Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany. PDF
  • Hardcastle, D. and Hallett, C. (2007). Exploring the Use of NLP in the Disclosure of Electronic Patient Records. Proceedings of BioNLP 2007: Biological, translational, and clinical language processing, Prague. PDF
  • Kokkinakis, D., Toporowska Gronostaj, M., Hallett, C. and Hardcastle, D. (2007). Lexical Parameters, Based on Corpus Analysis of English and Swedish Cancer Data, of Relevance for NLG. Proceedings of the 16th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics NODALIDA-2007, Tartu, 2007. PDF

Technical Reports

  • Hardcastle, D. and Power, R. (2008). Generating Conceptually Aligned Texts Technical Report 2008/06, Open University, Milton Keynes. PDF
  • Hardcastle, D. (2007). Evaluation of ENIGMA’s Lexical Choice Component Technical Report BBKCS-07-06, Birkbeck College, London. PDF
  • Hardcastle, D. (2007). Building a Collocational Semantic Lexicon Technical Report BBKCS-07-02, Birkbeck College, London. PDF
  • Hardcastle, D. (2007). Cryptic Crossword Clues: Generating Text With a Hidden Meaning Technical Report BBKCS-07-04, Birkbeck College, London. PDF
  • Åhlfeldt, H., Borin, L., Daumke, P., Grabar, N., Hallett, C., Hardcastle, D., Kokkinakis, D., Mancini, C., Markó, K., Merkel, M., Pietsch, C., Power, R., Scott, D., Silvervarg, A., Toporowska Gronostaj, M., Williams, S., Willis, A. (2006). Literature review on patient-friendly documentation systems Technical Report 2006/04. Computing Department, The Open University (ISSN 1744-1986)
Advertisements