Chin-Yew Lin's Publications

Journal, Conference & Workshop Papers

2014

· Quan Yuan, Gao Cong, and Chin-Yew Lin. COM: A Generative Model for Group Recommendation. In Proceedings of the 20th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD 2014), New York City, New York, USA, August 24-27, 2014.

· Wayne Xin Zhou, Jing Liu, Yulan He, Chin-Yew Lin, and Ji-Rong Wen. A Computational Approach to Measuring the Correlation between Expertise and Social Media Influence for Celebrities on Microblogs. In Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Network Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2014), Beijing, China, August 17-20, 2014.

· Hongzhao Huang, Yunbo Cao, Xiaojiang Huang, Heng Ji, and Chin-Yew Lin. Collective Tweet Wikification based on Semi-supervised Graph Regularization. In Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2014), Baltimore, Maryland, USA, June 21-24, 2014.

· Chin-Yew Lin. Question Answering of UGC, book chapter in Mining User Generated Content, edited by Marie-Francine Moens, Juanzi Li, and Tat-Seng Chua.

2013

· Baichuan Li, Jing Liu, Chin-Yew Lin, Irwin King, and Michael R. Lyu. A Hierarchical Entity-based Approach to Structuralize User Generated Content in Social Media: A Case of Yahoo! Answers, EMNLP 2013 (Long), Seattle, USA, October 18-21, 2013.

· Jing Liu, Quan Wang, and Chin-Yew Lin. Question Difficulty Estimation in Community Question Answering Services, EMNLP 2013 (Short), Seattle, USA, October 18-21, 2013.

· Wei Zhang, Yunbo Cao, Chin-Yew Lin, Jian Su, and Chew-Lim Tan. Learning a Replacement Model for Query Segmentation with Consistency in Search Logs, IJCNLP 2013, Nagoya, Japan, October 14-18. 2013.

· Wei Zhang, Yunbo Cao, Chin-Yew Lin, Jian Su, and Chew Lim Tan. An Error Driven Approach to Query Segmentation, WWW 2013 (Poster), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 13-17, 2013.

· Jing Liu, Fan Zhang, Xinying Song, Young-In Song, Chin-Yew Lin, and Hsiao-Wuen Hon. What's in a name? An unsupervised approach to link Users across communities, in Proceedings of the 6th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2013), Rome, Italy, February, 4-8, 2013.

2012

· Wei Zhang, Jian Su, Chew Lim Tan, Yunbo Cao, and Chin-Yew Lin. A lazy learning model for entity linking using query-specific information. In Proceedings of COLING 2012, Bombay, Mumbai, India, December 8-15, 2012.

· Bonan Min, Shuming Shi, Ralph Grishman, and Chin-Yew Lin. Towards large-scale unsupervised relation extraction from the web. In International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems (IJSWIS), Volume 8 Issue 3, 2012.

· Jing Liu, Xinying Song, Jingtian Jiang, and Chin-Yew Lin. An unsupervised method for author extraction from web pages containing user-generated content. In Proceedings of CIKM 2012, Maui, Hawaii, October 29 - November 2, 2012.

· Quan Yuan, Gao Cong, Aixin Sun, Chin-Yew Lin, and Nadia Magnenat Thalmann. Category hierarchy maintenance: a data-driven approach. In Proceedings of SIGIR 2012, Portland, Oregon, USA, August 12-16, 2012.

· Bonan Min, Shuming Shi, Ralph Grishman, and Chin-Yew Lin. Ensemble semantics for large-scale unsupervised relation extraction. In Proceedings of the 2012 Joint Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and Computational Natural Language Learning (EMNLP-CoNLL 2012), Jeju Island, Korea, July 12-14, 2012.

· Jingtian Jiang, Nenghai Yu, and Chin-Yew Lin. FoCUS: learning to crawl web forums. In Proceedings of the 21st International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2012), Lyon, France, April 16-20, 2012.

· Jingtian Jiang, Nenghai Yu, and Chin-Yew Lin. FoCUS: learning to crawl web forums. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, Issue 99, March 6, 2012. (Extended version of WWW12 paper)

2011

· Tom Chao Zhou, Chin-Yew Lin, Irwin King, Michael R. Lyu, Young-In Song, and Yunbo Cao. Learning to Suggest Questions in Online Forums. In Proceedings of AAAI 2011 (AI and the Web Special Track), San Francisco, California, USA, August, 7-11, 2011.

· Jing Liu, Young-In Song, and Chin-Yew Lin. Competition-based User Expertise Level Estimation. In Proceedings of SIGIR 2011, Beijing, China, July 24-28, 2011.

· Tao Sun, Wei Chen, Zhenming Liu, Yajun Wang, Xiaorui Sun, Ming Zhang, and Chin-Yew Lin. Participation Maximization Based on Social Influence in Online Discussion Forums. In Proceedings of the Fifth International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM 2011), Barcelona, Spain, July 17-21, 2011.

· Shafiq Joty, Giuseppe Carenini, and Chin-Yew Lin. Unsupervised Approaches for Dialog Act Modeling of Asynchronous Conversations. In Proceedings of the 22nd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2011), Barcelona, Spain, July 16-22, 2011.

· Yunbo Cao, Zhiyuan Chen, Jianmin Zhu, Pei Yue, Chin-Yew Lin, and Yong Yu. Leveraging Unlabeled Data to Scale Blocking for Record Linkage. In Proceedings of the 22nd International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2011), Barcelona, Spain, July 16-22, 2011.

· Fan Zhang, Shuming Shi, Jing Liu, Shuqi Sun, and Chin-Yew Lin. Nonlinear Evidence Fusion and Propagation for Hyponym Relation Mining. In Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2011), Portland, Oregon, USA, June, 19-24, 2011.

· Yunbo Cao, Huizhong Duan, Chin-Yew Lin, and Yong Yu. Re-ranking Question Search Results by Clustering Questions. In Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), Volume 62, Issue 6, pages 1177-1187, June 2011.

· Testuya Sakai, Daisuke Ishikawa, Noriko Kando, Yohei Seki, Kazuko Kuriyama, and Chin-Yew Lin. Using Graded-Relevance Metrics for Evaluating Community QA Answer Selection, in Proceedings of the 4th ACM International Conference on Web Search and Data Mining (WSDM 2011), Hong Kong, China, February, 9-12, 2011.

2010

· Shasha Li, Chin-Yew Lin, Young-In Song, and Zhoujun Li. Comparable Entity Mining from Comparative Questions. In Proceedings of the 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2010), Uppsala, Sweden, July, 11-16, 2010.

· Xinying Song, Jing Liu, Yunbo Cao, Chin-Yew Lin, Hsiao-Wuen Hon. Automatic Extraction of Web Data Records Conatining User-Generated Content. In Proceedings of the 19th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2010), Toronto, Canada, October, 26-30, 2010.

· Yunbo Cao, Wen-Yun Yang, Chin-Yew Lin, and Yong Yu. A Structural Support Vector Method for Extracting Contexts and Answers of Questions from Online Forums. Information Processing & Management, July 15, 2010.

· Young-In Song, Jing Liu, Tetsuya Sakai, Xin-Jing Wang, Guwen Feng, Yunbo Cao, Hisami Suzuki, Chin-Yew Lin. Microsoft Research Asia with Redmond at the NTCIR-8 Community QA Pilot Task, in Proceedings of the NTCIR-8 Workshop Meeting, Tokyo, Japan, June 15-18, 2010.

· Tetsuya Sakai and Chin-Yew Lin. Ranking Retrieval Systems without Relevant Assessments - Revisited. In Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Evalution Information Access (EVIA), Tokyo, Japan, June 15, 2010.

· Tetsuya Sakai, Nick Craswell, Ruihua Song, Stephen Robertson, Zhicheng Dou, and Chin-Yew Lin. Simple Evaluation Metrics for Diversified Search Results. In Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Evalution Information Access (EVIA), Tokyo, Japan, June 15, 2010.

2009

· Ke Sun, Yunbo Cao, Xinying Song, Young-In Song, Xiaolong Wang, Chin-Yew Lin. Learning to Recommend Questions Based on User Rating. In Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2009), Hong Kong, China, November, 2-6, 2009.

· Wen-Yun Yang, Yunbo Cao and Chin-Yew Lin. A Structural Support Vector Method for Extracting Contexts and Answers of Questions from Online Forums. In Proceedings of the 2009 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-2009), Singapore, August 6-7, 2009.

· Minwoo Jeong, Chin-Yew Lin and Gary Geunbae Lee. Semi-Supervised Speech Act Recognition in Emails and Forums. In Proceedings of the 2009 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-2009 Poster), Singapore, August 6-7, 2009.

· Minwoo Jeong, Chin-Yew Lin and Gary Geunbae Lee. Efficient Inference of CRFs for Large-Scale Natural Language Data. In Proceedings of the Joint Conference of the 47th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics and the 4th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing of the Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing (ACL-IJCNLP 2009 Short Paper), Singapore, August 2-7, 2009.

2008

· Yunbo Cao, Chin-Yew Lin, Yong Yu, and Hsiao-Wuen Hon. Recommending Questions Using the MDL-based Tree Cut Model. In Proceedings of the 17th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2008), Beijing, China, April 21-25, 2008.

· Huizhong Duan, Yunbo Cao, Chin-Yew Lin, Yong Yu. Searching Questions by Identifying Question Topic and Question Focus. In Proceedings of ACL-08: HLT, Columbus, Ohio, USA, June 15-20, 2008.

· Shilin Ding, Gao Cong, Chin-Yew Lin, and Xiaoyan Zhu. Using Conditional Random Fields to Extract Contexts and Answers of Questions from Online Forums. In Proceedings of ACL-08: HLT, Columbus, Ohio, USA, June 15-20, 2008. 

· Gao Cong, Long Wang, Chin-Yew Lin, and Young-In Song. Finding Question-Answer Pairs from Online Forums. In Proceedings of SIGIR 2008, Singapore, July 20-24, 2008.

· Young-In Song, Chin-Yew Lin, Yunbo Cao, and Hae-Chang Rim. Question Utility: A Novel Static Ranking of Question Search. In Proceedings of AAAI 2008 (AI and the Web Special Track), Chicago, Illinois, USA, July 13-17, 2008. 

· Yuanjie Liu, Shasha Li, Yunbo Cao, Chin-Yew Lin, Dingyi Han, and Yong Yu. Understanding and Summarizing Answers in Community-Based Question Answering Services. In Proceedings of COLING 2008, Manchester, UK, August 18-22, 2008.

· Xinying Song, Shilin Ding, and Chin-Yew Lin. Better Binarization for the CKY Parsing. In Proceedings of EMNLP 2008, Hawaii, USA, Oct 25-27, 2008.

· Chin-Yew Lin. Automatic Question Generation from Queries. In Proceedings of Workshop on the Question Generation Shared Task and Evaluation Challenge, Arlington, USA, September 25-26, 2008.

2007

· Yewei Xue, Yunhua Hu, Guomao Xin, Ruihua Song, Shuming Shi, Yunbo Cao, Chin-Yew Lin and Hang Li. Web page title extraction and its application, Information Processing & Management, Volume 43, Issue 5, Patent Processing, September 2007, Pages 1332-1347.

 · Guihua Sun, Gao Cong, Xiaohua Liu, Chin-Yew Lin, Ming Zhou. Detecting Erroneous Sentences using labeled sequential Patterns and Tree Patterns. In Proceedings of AAAI 2007, Vancouver, Canada, July 22 - 26, 2007.

· Guihua Sun, Xiaohua Liu, Gao Cong, Ming Zhou, Zhongyang Xiong, John Lee and Chin-Yew Lin. Detecting Erroneous Sentences Using Automatically Mined Sequential Patterns In Proceedings of the 45th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2007), Prague, Czech Republic, Jun 23 - 30, 2007.

· Liang-Chih Yu, Chung-Hsien Wu, Chin-Yew Lin, Eduard Hovy and Chia-Ling Lin. Topic Analysis for Psychiatric Document Retrieval. In Proceedings of the 45th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2007), Prague, Czech Republic, Jun 23 - 30, 2007.

· Jingjing Liu, Yunbo Cao, Chin-Yew Lin, Yalou Huang and Ming Zhou. Low-Quality Product Review Detection in Opinion Summarization. In Proceedings of the 2007 Joint Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and Computational Natural Language Learning (EMNLP-CoNLL 2007), Poster Session, Prague, Czech Republic, Jun 23 - 30, 2007. 

· Yang Ye, Ming Zhou, and Chin-Yew Lin. Sentence Level Machine Translation Evaluation as a Ranking Problem: One Step aside from BLEU. In Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation, Prague, Czech Republic, Jun 23, 2007.

· Rutu Mulkar, Jerry R. Hobbs, Eduard Hovy, Hans Chalupsky, and Chin-Yew Lin. Learning by Reading: Two Experiments. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Knowledge and Reasoning for Question Answering (KRQA'07), Hyderabad, India, January 6, 2007.

2006

· Fredric C. Gey, Noriko Kando, Chin-Yew Lin, and Carol Peters. New Directions in Multilingual Information Access, SIGIR 2006 Workshop Report, In SIGIR Forum, December 2006, Volume 40 Number 2.

· Fredric C. Gey, Noriko Kando, Chin-Yew Lin, and Carol Peters. New Directions in Multilingual Information Access: Introduction to the Workshop at SIGIR 2006, Seattle, Washington, USA, August 10, 2006. · Liang Zhou, Chin-Yew Lin, and Eduard Hovy. Re-evaluating Machine Translation Results with Paraphrase Support. In Proceedings of the Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-2006), Sydney, Australia, July 22 - 23, 2006.

· Chin-Yew Lin, Guihong Cao, Jianfeng Gao, and Jian-Yun Nie. An Information-Theoretic Approach to Automatic Evaluation of Summaries. In Proceedings of 2006 Human Language Technology Conference (HLT-NAACL 2006), New York, USA, June 5 - 7, 2006.

· Liang Zhou, Chin-Yew Lin, Dragos S. Munteanu, and Eduard Hovy. ParaEval: Using Paraphrases to Evaluate Summaries Automatically. In Proceedings of 2006 Human Language Technology Conference (HLT-NAACL 2006), New York, USA, June 5 - 7, 2006.

· Eduard Hovy, Chin-Yew Lin, Liang Zhou, and Junichi Fukumoto. Automated Summarization Evaluation with Basic Elements. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2006), Genoa, Italy, May 24 - 26, 2006.

· Liang Zhou, Chin-Yew Lin, and Eduard Hovy. Summarizing Answer for Complicated Questions. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2006), Genoa, Italy, May 24 - 26, 2006.

2005

· Liang Zhou, Erin Shaw, Chin-Yew Lin, and Eduard Hovy. Classummary: Introducing Discussion Summarization to Online Classrooms. In Proceedings of 2005 Human Language Technology Conference (HLT/EMNLP 2005 demo), Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

· Eduard Hovy, Chin-Yew Lin, and Liang Zhou. A BE-based Multi-document Summarizer with Sentence Compression. In Proceedings of Multilingual Summarization Evaluation (ACL 2005 workshop), Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA.

· Liang Zhou, Chin-Yew Lin, and Eduard Hovy. A BE-based Multi-document Summarizer with Query Interpretation. In Proceedings of Document Understanding Conference (DUC-2005), Vancouver, Canada.

· Lin, Chin-Yew, Liang Zhou, and Eduard Hovy. Multilingual Summarization Evaluation 2005: Automatic Evaluation Report. In Proceedings of Multilingual Summarization Evaluation (ACL 2005 workshop), Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA.

2004

· Lin, Chin-Yew and Franz Josef Och. ORANGE: a Method for Evaluating Automatic Evaluation Metrics for Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2004), Geneva, Switzerland, August 23 - August 27, 2004. 

· Lin, Chin-Yew and Franz Josef Och. Automatic Evaluation of Machine Translation Quality Using Longest Common Subsequence and Skip-Bigram Statistics. In Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2004), Barcelona, Spain, July 21 - 26, 2004.

· Lin, Chin-Yew. ROUGE: a Package for Automatic Evaluation of Summaries. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Text Summarization Branches Out (WAS 2004), Barcelona, Spain, July 25 - 26, 2004.

· Gao, Jianfeng and Chin-Yew Lin. Introduction to the Special Issue on Statistical Language Modeling. In ACM Transactions on Asian Language Information Processing (TALIP), Volume 3, Issue 2, June 2004.

· Lin, Chin-Yew. Looking for a Few Good Metrics: Automatic Summarization Evaluation - How Many Samples Are Enough?. In Proceedings of the NTCIR Workshop 4, Tokyo, Japan, June 2 - June 4, 2004.

2003

· John Burger, Claire Cardie, Vinay Chaudhri, Robert Gaizauskas, Sanda Harabagiu, David Israel, Christian Jacquemin, Chin-Yew Lin, Steve Maiorano, George Miller, Dan Moldovan, Bill Ogden, John Prager, Ellen Riloff, Amit Singhal, Rohini Shrihari, Tomek Strzalkowski, Ellen Voorhees, and Ralph Weishedel. Issues, Tasks and Program Structures to Roadmap Research in Question & Answering (Q&A)Q&A Roapmap Paper, October 2003.

· Leuski, Anton, Chin-Yew Lin, Liang Zhou, Ulrich Germann, Franz Josef Och, and Eduard Hovy. Cross-lingual C*ST*RD: English Access to Hindi Information. In ACM Transactions on Asian Language Information Processing (TALIP), Volume 2, Issue 3, September 2003. 

· Leuski, Anton, Chin-Yew Lin, and Eduard Hovy. iNeATS: Interactive Multi-Document Summarization. In Proceedings of the 41st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2003), Interactive Posters and Demos Session, Sapporo, Japan, July 7 - 12, 2003.

· Lin, Chin-Yew. Improving Summarization Performance by Sentence Compression - A Pilot Study. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Information Retrieval with Asian Languages (IRAL 2003), Sapporo, Japan, July 7, 2003.

· Lin, Chin-Yew and E.H. Hovy. Automatic Evaluation of Summaries Using N-gram Co-occurrence Statistics. In Proceedings of 2003 Language Technology Conference (HLT-NAACL 2003), Edmonton, Canada, May 27 - June 1, 2003.

· Lin, Chin-Yew and E.H. Hovy 2003. The Potential and Limitations of Sentence Extraction for Summarization. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Automatic Summarization post-conference workshop of HLT-NAACL-2003, Edmonton, Canada, May 31 - June 1, 2003.

2002

· Lin, Chin-Yew. 2002. The Effectiveness of Dictionary and Web-Based Answer Reranking. In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2002), Taipei, Taiwan, August 24 - September 1, 2002.

· E.H. Hovy, U. Hermjakob, Chin-Yew Lin, and Deepak Ravichandran. 2002. Using Knowledge to Facilitate Pinpointing of Factoid Answers. In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2002), Taipei, Taiwan, August 24 - September 1, 2002.

· U. Hermjakob, E.H. Hovy, and Chin-Yew Lin. 2002. Knowledge-Based Question Answering. In Proceedings of the 6th World Multiconference on Systems, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI-2002), Orlando, FL, U.S.A., July 14-18, 2002.

· Lin, Chin-Yew and E.H. Hovy. 2002. Manual and Automatic Evaluations of Summaries. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Automatic Summarization post-conference workshop of ACL-02, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., July 11-13, 2002.

· Lin, Chin-Yew and E.H. Hovy. 2002. From Single to Multi-document Summarization: A Prototype System and its Evaluation. In Proceedings of the 40th Anniversary Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL-02), Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., July 7-12, 2002.

· Lin, Chin-Yew and E.H. Hovy. 2002. Automated Multi-document Summarization in NeATS. In Proceedings of the Human Language Technology Conference (HLT2002), San Diego, CA, U.S.A., March 23-27, 2002.

2001

· Hovy, E.H., U. Hermjakob, and Chin-Yew Lin. 2001. The Use of External Knowledge of Factoid QA. In Proceedings of the 10th Text Retrieval Conference (TREC 2001), Gaithersburg, MD, U.S.A., November 13-16, 2001.

· Hovy, E.H., L. Gerber, U. Hermjakob, and Chin-Yew Lin and D. Ravichandran. 2001. Toward Semantics-Based Answer Pinpointing. In Proceedings of the Human Language Technology Conference (HLT2001), San Diego, CA, U.S.A., March 18-21, 2001.

2000

· Hovy, E.H., L. Gerber, U. Hermjakob and M. Junk and Chin-Yew Lin. 2000. Question Answering in Webclopedia. In Proceedings of the 9th Text Retrieval Conference (TREC9), Gaithersburg, MD, U.S.A., November 13-16, 2000.

· Lin, Chin-Yew and E.H. Hovy. 2000. The Automated Acquisition of Topic Signatures for Text Summarization. In Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2000), Saarbrücken, Germany, July 31- August 4, 2000.

1999

· Lin, Chin-Yew. Training a Selection Function for Extraction. In the 8th International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 99), Kansa City, Missouri, November 2-6, 1999. (Slides)

· Lin, Chin-Yew. 1999 Machine Translation for Information Access across Language Barrier: the MuST System. In Machine Translation Summit VII, Singapore, September 13-17, 1999.

· Hovy, E.H. and Chin-Yew Lin. 1999. Automated Text Summarization in SUMMARIST. In I. Mani and M. Maybury (eds.), Advances in Automated Text Summarization. MIT Press.

1998

· Hovy, E.H. and Chin-Yew Lin. 1998. Automated Text Summarization and the SUMMARIST system. TIPSTER Text Program Phase III final report, October 1998.

· Lin, Chin-Yew. 1998. Assembly of Topic Extraction Module in SUMMARIST. In Working Notes of AAAI Spring Symposium on Intelligent Text Summarization. Stanford, California, March 1998.

1997

· Lin, Chin-Yew. 1997. Robust Automated Topic Identification. Ph.D. Thesis. University of Southern California, August 1997.

· Hovy, E.H. and Chin-Yew Lin. 1997. Automated Text Summarization in SUMMARIST. In the Proceedings of the ACL97/EACL97 Workshop on Intelligent Scalable Text Summarization. Madrid, Spain, July 1997.

· Lin, Chin-Yew and E.H. Hovy. 1997. Identifying Topics by Position. In the Proceedings of the 5th Conference on Applied Natural Language Processing (ANLP97). Washington, D.C., March 1997.

1995

· Lin, Chin-Yew 1995. Knowledge Based Automated Topic Identification. In the Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, June 1995.

Demonstration and Presentation

· Hermjakob, U., E.H. Hovy, and Chin-Yew Lin. 2002. Automated Question Answering in Webclopedia - A Demonstration. In Proceedings of the 40th Anniversary Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL-02), Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., July 7-12, 2002.

· Hermjakob, U., E.H. Hovy, and Chin-Yew Lin. 2002. Automated Question Answering in Webclopedia - A Demonstration. In the Proceedings of the Human Language Technology Conference (HLT2002), San Diego, CA, U.S.A., March 23-27, 2002.

· Lin, Chin-Yew. 2000. Text Summarization, Q&A, and Multilingual Information Access. In the Workshop on Interactive Searching in Foreign-Language Collections, Human-Computer Interaction Laboratory, University of Maryland, MD, U.S.A., June 1, 2000.

· Lin, Chin-Yew. 1999. Multilingual Information Access: The MuST System and its Integration with Systran. In the Information Management and Intelligent Collaboration & Visualization Principal Investigators' Meeting, San Diego, CA, U.S.A., November 2-5, 1999.

· Lin, Chin-Yew. 1999. Information Access across the Language Barrier: the MuST System. In the Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A, August 15-19, 1999.

· Hovy, E.H. and Chin-Yew Lin. 1998. SUMMARIST: Current Status and Future Work. In the Notebook of TIPSTER Text Phase III 24-Month Workshop, Baltimore, MD, U.S.A., October 13-15, 1998.

· Hovy, E.H. and Chin-Yew Lin. 1998. Current and Future Developments of SUMMARIST. In the Notebook of TIPSTER Text Phase III 18-Month Workshop, Fairfax, VA, U.S.A., May 4-6, 1998.

· Hovy, E.H. and Chin-Yew Lin. 1997. The Assembly of Topic Extraction Modules in SUMMARIST. In the Notebook of TIPSTER Text Phase III 12-Month Workshop, San Diego, CA, U.S.A., October 19-22, 1997.

· Lin, Chin-Yew and E.H. Hovy. 1997. Identifying Topics by Signatures. In the Notebook of TIPSTER Text Phase III 6-Month Workshop, Columbia, MD, U.S.A., May 11-14, 1997.

Teaching

· Chin-Yew Lin. Personalized Information Delivery with NLP and Search Technolgies. In Microsoft Research Asia Summer School 2006 on Next Generation World Wide Web Technologies, Shenzhen, China, July 9 - 11, 2006.

· Chin-Yew Lin. Automated Text Summarization. In Tutorial of the 2nd International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP-05), Jeju Island, Korea, October 11 - 13, 2005.

· Chin-Yew Lin. Text Summarization. In Microsoft Research Asia Summer School 2005 on Information Extraction Technologies, Harbin, China, June 1 - 3, 2005.

· Hovy, E.H. and Chin-Yew Lin and Daniel Marcu 1999. Automated Text Summarization. Inthe tutorial of the 22nd International Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Berkeley, CA, U.S.A, August 15-19, 1999.