Papers

Named Entity Disambiguation for Noisy Text

Yotam Eshel (Technion), Noam Cohen (Technion), Kira Radinsky (Technion, eBay), Shaul Markovitch (Technion), Ikuya Yamada, Omer Levy (University of Washington)
The SIGNLL Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning (CoNLL), 2017 (to appear)

Learning Distributed Representations of Texts and Entities from Knowledge Base

Ikuya Yamada, Hiroyuki Shindo (NAIST), Hideaki Takeda (NII), Yoshiyasu Takefuji (Keio)
Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics (TACL), 2017 (to appear)

Ensemble of Neural Classifiers for Scoring Knowledge Base Triples

Ikuya Yamada, Motoki Sato (NAIST), Hiroyuki Shindo (NAIST)
WSDM Cup (Cambridge, UK), 2017

Joint Learning of the Embedding of Words and Entities for Named Entity Disambiguation

Ikuya Yamada, Hiroyuki Shindo (NAIST), Hideaki Takeda (NII), Yoshiyasu Takefuji (Keio)
The SIGNLL Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning (CoNLL), (Berlin, Germany), 2016, pp.250-259

Enhancing Named Entity Recognition in Twitter Messages Using Entity Linking

Ikuya Yamada, Hideaki Takeda (NII), Yoshiyasu Takefuji (Keio)
ACL 2015 Workshop on Noisy User-generated Text (Beijing, China), 2015, pp.136-140
(Shared task winner)

An End-to-End Entity Linking Approach for Tweets

Ikuya Yamada, Hideaki Takeda (NII), Yoshiyasu Takefuji (Keio)
WWW 2015 Workshop on Making Sense of Microposts (Florence, Italy), 2015, pp.55-56
(Competition winner)

Evaluating the Helpfulness of Linked Entities to Readers

Ikuya Yamada, Tomotaka Ito, Shinsuke Takagi, Shinnosuke Usami, Hideaki Takeda (NII), Yoshiyasu Takefuji (Keio)
26th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (Santiago Downtown, Chile), 2014, pp.169-178

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