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2019

Designing for language revitalisation

Bird, S., 2019, Proceedings of the UNESCO Conference on Language Technology for All. Paris: European Language Resources Association (ELRA), 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Evaluating phonemic transcription of low-resource tonal languages for language documentation

Adams, O., Cohn, T., Neubig, G., Cruz, H., Bird, S. & Michaud, A., 1 Jan 2019, LREC 2018 - 11th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. Isahara, H., Maegaard, B., Piperidis, S., Cieri, C., Declerck, T., Hasida, K., Mazo, H., Choukri, K., Goggi, S., Mariani, J., Moreno, A., Calzolari, N., Odijk, J. & Tokunaga, T. (eds.). European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 3356-3365 10 p.

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Towards a robust morphological analyser for Kunwinjku

Lane, W. & Bird, S., 2019, Proceedings of the 17th Annual Workshop of the Australasian Language Technology Association. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2018

Image-Gesture-Voice: a Web Component for Eliciting Speech

Bettinson, M. & Bird, S., 12 May 2018, LREC 2018 Workshop: CCURL2018: Sustaining Knowledge Diversity in the Digital Age. Soria, C., Besacier, L. & Pretorius, L. (eds.). Paris, France: European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 1-8 8 p.

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2017

Cross-lingual word embeddings for low-resource language modeling

Adams, O., Makarucha, A., Neubig, G., Bird, S. & Cohn, T., 1 Jul 2017, Long Papers - Continued. Valencia, Spain: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 1. p. 937-947 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

Developing a suite of mobile applications for collaborative language documentation

Bettinson, M. & Bird, S., 2017, Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on the Use of Computational Methods in the Study of Endangered Languages. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 156-164 9 p. W17-0121

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Multilingual training of crosslingual word embeddings

Duong, L., Kanayama, H., Ma, T., Bird, S. & Cohn, T., 1 Jul 2017, Long Papers - Continued. Valencia, Spain: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 1. p. 894-904 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

Teaching computer science in the victorian certificate of education: A pilot study

Cox, R., Bird, S. & Meyer, B., 8 Mar 2017, SIGCSE 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education. Seattle, United States: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), p. 135-140 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

2016

An attentional model for speech translation without transcription

Duong, L., Anastasopoulos, A., Chiang, D., Bird, S. & Cohn, T., Jun 2016, 2016 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, NAACL HLT 2016 - Proceedings of the Conference. San Diego, United States: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 949-959 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Learning a lexicon and translation model from phoneme lattices

Adams, O., Neubig, G., Cohn, T., Bird, S., Do, Q. T. & Nakamura, S., 1 Jan 2016, EMNLP 2016 - Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Proceedings. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 2377-2382 6 p. (EMNLP 2016 - Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Learning crosslingual word embeddings without bilingual corpora

Duong, L., Kanayama, H., Ma, T., Bird, S. & Cohn, T., 1 Jan 2016, EMNLP 2016 - Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Proceedings. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 1285-1295 11 p. (EMNLP 2016 - Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2015

A neural network model for low-resource universal dependency parsing

Duong, L., Cohn, T., Bird, S. & Cook, P., 2015, Conference Proceedings - EMNLP 2015: Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing. Lisbon, Portugal: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 339-348 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Collective document classification with implicit inter-document semantic relationships

Burford, C., Bird, S. & Baldwin, T., 1 Jan 2015, Proceedings of the 4th Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (*SEM 2015). Denver, United States: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 106-116 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

Cross-lingual transfer for unsupervised dependency parsing without parallel data

Duong, L., Cohn, T., Bird, S. & Cook, P., Jul 2015, CoNLL 2015 - 19th Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning, Proceedings. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 113-122 10 p. (CoNLL 2015 - 19th Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning, Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Inducing bilingual lexicons from small quantities of sentence-aligned phonemic transcriptions

Adams, O., Neubig, G., Cohn, T. & Bird, S., 2015, Proceedings of the International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation. 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

Low resource dependency parsing: Cross-lingual parameter sharing in a neural network parser

Duong, L., Cohn, T., Bird, S. & Cook, P., Jul 2015, Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics and the 7th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing of the Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing : Proceedings of the Conference: Volume 2: Short Papers. Beijing, China: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 2. p. 845-850 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2014

Aikuma: A mobile app for collaborative language documentation

Bird, S., Hanke, F., Adams, O. & Lee, H., 2014, Proceedings of the Workshop on the Use of Computational Methods in the Study of Endangered Languages. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

Collecting bilingual audio in remote indigenous communities

Bird, S., Gawne, L., Gelbart, K. & Mcalister, I., 1 Jan 2014, COLING 2014 - 25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of COLING 2014: Technical Papers. Dublin, Ireland: Association for Computational Linguistics, ACL Anthology, p. 1015-1024 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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What can we get from 1000 tokens? A case study of multilingual pos tagging for resource-poor languages

Duong, L., Cohn, T., Verspoor, K., Bird, S. & Cook, P., 1 Jan 2014, EMNLP 2014 - 2014 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Proceedings of the Conference. Doha, Qatar: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 886-897 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2013

Increasing the quality and quantity of source language data for unsupervised cross-lingual POS tagging

Duong, L., Cook, P., Bird, S. & Pecina, P., 2013, Proceedings of the Sixth International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing. p. 1243-1249 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Large-scale text collection for unwritten languages

Hanke, F. & Bird, S., 2013, Proceedings of the 6th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing. Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing, p. 1134-1138 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Simpler unsupervised POS tagging with bilingual projections

Duong, L., Cook, P., Bird, S. & Pecina, P., 2013, Proceedings of the 51st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Fung, P. & Poesio, M. (eds.). Sofia, Bulgaria: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 2. p. 634-639 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

2012

Fangorn: A system for querying very large treebanks

Ghodke, S. & Bird, S., 2012, Proceedings of COLING 2012: Demonstration Papers. p. 175-182 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Machine translation for language preservation

Bird, S. & Chiang, D., 2012, Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics. p. 125-134 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

2011

A breadth-first representation for tree matching in large scale forest-based translation

Ghodke, S., Bird, S. & Zhang, R., 2011, Proceedings of 5th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing. p. 785-793 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Collective classification of Congressional floor-debate transcripts

Burfoot, C., Bird, S. & Baldwin, T., 1 Dec 2011, ACL-HLT 2011 - Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies. p. 1506-1515 10 p. (ACL-HLT 2011 - Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Mining Language Resources from Institutional Repositories

Simons, G. F., Bird, S., Hirt, C., Hou, J. & Pedersen, S., 2011, Proceedings of Digital Humanities 2011. p. 230-231 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

Normalising audio transcriptions for unwritten languages

Foda, A. & Bird, S., 2011, Proceedings of 5th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing. p. 527-535 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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The Big Australian Speech Corpus (the Big ASC)

Wagner, M., Tran, D., Togneri, R., Rose, P., Powers, D., Onslow, M., Loakes, D., Lewis, T., Kuratate, T., Kinoshita, Y., Kemp, N., Ishihara, S., Ingram, J., Hajek, J., Grayden, D., Göcke, R., Fletcher, J., Estival, D., Epps, J., Dale, R. & 11 others, Cutler, A., Cox, F., Chetty, G., Cassidy, S., Butcher, A., Burnham, D., Bird, S., Best, C., Bennamoun, M., Arciuli, J. & Ambikairajah, E., 2011, SST 2010, Thirteenth Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology. p. 166-170 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Towards a data model for the universal corpus

Abney, S. & Bird, S., 2011, Proceedings of the 4th workshop on building and using comparable corpora: Comparable corpora and the web. p. 120-127 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2010

A scalable method for preserving oral literature from small languages

Bird, S., 16 Aug 2010, Role of Digital Libraries in a Time of Global Change - 12th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, ICADL 2010, Proceedings. Chowdhury, G., Koo, C. & Hunter, J. (eds.). Springer Nature, p. 5-14 10 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 6102 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

Fast query for large treebanks

Ghodke, S. & Bird, S., 1 Dec 2010, NAACL HLT 2010 - Human Language Technologies: The 2010 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Main Conference. p. 267-275 9 p. (NAACL HLT 2010 - Human Language Technologies: The 2010 Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Main Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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The human language project: Building a universal corpus of the world's languages

Abney, S. & Bird, S., 1 Dec 2010, ACL 2010 - 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference. p. 88-97 10 p. (ACL 2010 - 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2009

A blueprint for a comprehensive Australian English auditory-visual speech corpus

Burnham, D., Ambikairajah, E., Arciuli, J., Bennamoun, M., Best, C. T., Bird, S., Butcher, A. R., Cassidy, S., Chetty, G., Cox, F. M., Cutler, A., Dale, R., Epps, J., Fletcher, J., Goecke, R., Grayden, D., Hajek, J., Ingram, J., Ishihara, S., Kemp, N. & 10 others, Kinoshita, Y., Kuratate, T., Lewis, T., Loakes, D., Onslow, M., Powers, D., Rose, P., Togneri, R., Tran, D. & Wagner, M., 2009, Selected Proceedings of the 2008 HCSNet Workshop on Designing the Australian National Corpus: Mustering Languages. Cascadilla Press, p. 96-107 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2008

Defining a core body of knowledge for the introductory computational linguistics curriculum

Bird, S., 2008, Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Issues in Teaching Computational Linguistics. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 27-35 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Multidisciplinary instruction with the natural language toolkit

Steven, B., Bird, S., Klein, E., Loper, E. & Baldridge, J., 2008, Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Issues in Teaching Computational Linguistics (TeachCL-08. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 62-70 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Querying linguistic annotations

Ghodke, S. & Bird, S., 1 Dec 2008, ADCS 2008: Proceedings of the Thirteenth Australasian Document Computing Symposium. McArthur, R., Thomas, P., Turpin, A. & Wu, M. (eds.). RMIT University Press, p. 69-72 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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The ACL Anthology reference corpus: A reference dataset for bibliographic research in computational linguistics

Bird, S., Dale, R., Dorr, B. J., Gibson, B., Joseph, M. T., Kan, M. Y., Lee, D., Powley, B., Radev, D. R. & Tan, Y. F., 1 Jan 2008, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC 2008. European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 1755-1759 5 p. (Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Toward a global infrastructure for the sustainability of language resources

Simons, G. F. & Bird, S., 1 Dec 2008, Proceedings of the 22nd Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation, PACLIC 22. De la Salle University, p. 87-100 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2007

Dynamic path prediction and recommendation in a museum environment

Grieser, K., Baldwin, T. & Bird, S., Jun 2007, Proceedings of the Workshop on Language Technology for Cultural Heritage Data (LaTeCH 2007).. Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 49-56 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Graphical query for linguistic treebanks

Bird, S. & Lee, H., 2007, Proceedings of the 10th Conference of the Pacific Association for Computational Linguistics. p. 22-30 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2006

Analysis and prediction of user behaviour in a museum environment

Grieser, K., Baldwin, T. & Bird, S., 2006, Proceedings of the Australasian Language Technology Workshop. Australasian Language Technology Association, p. 157-158 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Building a search engine to drive problem-based learning

Bird, S. & Curran, J. R., 1 Dec 2006, Working Group Reports on ITiCSE on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education 2006. p. 153-157 5 p. (Working Group Reports on ITiCSE on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education 2006).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Collecting Low-Density Language Materials on the Web

Baldwin, T., Bird, S. & Hughes, B., Dec 2006, Proceedings of the 12th Australasian Web Conference. Southern Cross University

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Designing and evaluating an XPath dialect for linguistic queries

Bird, S., Chen, Y., Davidson, S. B., Lee, H. & Zheng, Y., 17 Oct 2006, Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Data Engineering, ICDE '06. 10 p. 1617420. (Proceedings - International Conference on Data Engineering; vol. 2006).

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NLTK: the natural language toolkit

Bird, S., 2006, Proceedings of the COLING/ACL 2006 Interactive Presentation Sessions. Sydney, Australia: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 69-72 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Reconsidering language identification for written language resources

Hughes, B., Baldwin, T., Bird, S., Nicholson, J. & MacKinlay, A., 2006, Proceedings, 5th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC2006). European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 485-488 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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2005

Extending XPath to support linguistic queries

Bird, S., Chen, Y., B.~Davidson, S., Lee, H. & Zheng, Y., 2005, Programming Language Technologies for XML (PLANX). p. 35-46 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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Lpath +: A first-order complete language for linguistic tree query

Lai, C. & Bird, S., 1 Dec 2005, Proceedings of PACLIC 19, the 19th Asia-Pacific Conference on Language, Information and Computation. 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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NLTK-Lite: efficient scripting for natural language processing

Bird, S., 2005, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Natural Language Processing (ICON). Allied Publishers Private Limited, p. 11-18 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in Proceedings

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