Marti A. Hearst


University of California, Berkeley

Research: Semantic Relations

    • Unambiguous + Unlimited = UnsupervisedUsing the Web for Natural Language Processing Problems, talk by Marti Hearst, various venues, 2007-2008.   ppt
    • The Descent of Hierarchy, and Selection in Relational Semantics, talk for ACL-02, July, 2002.   ppt
    • Nakov, P., and Hearst, M.A., Solving Relational Similarity Problems Using the Web as a Corpus, in the Proceedings of ACL/HLT, 2008. pdf
    • Nakov, P. and Hearst, M., Using Verbs to Characterize Noun-Noun Relations, in the Proceedings of AIMSA 2006, Bulgaria, September 2006. pdf
    • Nakov, P., and Hearst, M., Using the Web as an Implicit Training Set: Application to Structural Ambiguity Resolution, in HLT/EMNLP'05, Vancouver, 2005. pdf
    • Nakov, P.. and Hearst, M. A Study of Using Search Engine Page Hits as a Proxy for n-gram Frequencies, in RANLP'05, Borovets, Bulgaria, 2005  pdf
    • Nakov, P., and Hearst, M. Search Engine Statistics Beyond the n-gram: Application to Noun Compound Bracketing, in the Proceedings of CoNLL-2005, Ninth Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning, Ann Arbor, MI, June 2005. pdf
    • Rosario, B, and Hearst, M. Multi-way Relation Classification: Application to Protein-Protein Interactions, in HLT/EMNLP'05, Vancouver, 2005.   pdf
    • Rosario, B. and Hearst, M., Classifying Semantic Relations in Bioscience Text, in the Proceedings of ACL 2004.   pdf
    • Rosario, B, Hearst, M., and Fillmore, C., The Descent of Hierarchy, and Selection in Relational Semantics, in the Proceedings of ACL '02, Philadelphia, PA, July 2002. pdf 
    • Rosario, B. and Hearst, M., Classifying the Semantic Relations in Noun Compounds via a Domain-Specific Lexical Hierarchy, in the Proceedings of EMNLP '01, Pittsburgh, PA, July 2001.   pdf 
    • Hearst, M. Automatic Acquisition of Hyponyms from Large Text Corpora, Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Nantes, France, July 1992. pdf