Project Data


Categories
1. Computational Approaches to Construction Grammar
2. Computational Approaches to Linguistic Variation
3. Computational and Linguistic Approaches to Metaphor
4. Misc. Work


1. Computational Approaches to Construction Grammar

"Modeling the Complexity and Descriptive Adequacy of Construction Grammars"
Material published in Proceedings of the Society for Computation in Linguistics

"Computational Learning of Construction Grammars"
Material published in Language and Cognition

"Recursively Emerging Structure: A Discovery-Device CxG"
Material presented at Chicago Linguistic Society Annual Meeting, 53, 2017

"Learnability and Falsifiability of Construction Grammars"
Material presented at Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting, 2017

2. Computational Approaches to Linguistic Variation

"Finding Variants for Construction-Based Dialectometry:
A Corpus-Based Approach to Regional CxGs"
Material to be published in Cognitive Linguistics

"Profile-based Authorship Analysis"
Material published in Literary and Linguistic Computing

"Evaluating Unsupervised Profile Bundles for Authorship Analysis"
Material presented at The Association for Linguistic Evidence Annual Meeting, 2016

"The Linguistic Status of Predictions and Feature Ranks from SVM Text Classifiers"
Material presented at Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting, 2015

"Evaluating Profile-based Authorship Analysis for Distinguishing Similar Individuals"
Material presented at The Association for Linguistic Evidence Annual Meeting, 2015

3. Computational and Linguistic Approaches to Metaphor

"Modeling Abstractness and Metaphoricity"
Material published in Metaphor & Symbol

"Three Types of Metaphoric Utterances That Can Synthesize Theories of Metaphor"

Material published in Metaphor & Symbol

Metaphoricity and Saturation Study
Material published in Cognitive Linguistics

"Language Independent Ensemble Approaches to Metaphor Identification"
Material presented at Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence Annual Meeting, 2014

"Measuring Metaphoricity"

Material presented at Association for Computational Linguistics Annual Meeting, 2014

"Multi-Dimensional Abstractness in Cross-Domain Mappings"
Material presented at Association for Computational Linguistics Annual Meeting, 2014

"Computational Evidence for Direct Metaphoric Meaning"
Material presented at Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting, 2014

"Three Kinds of Metaphor-in-Language and How We Can Use Them  to Synthesize Theories of Metaphor"

Material presented at International Conference on Cognitive Linguistics, 2013

"What Metaphor Identification Systems Can Tell Us About Metaphor-in-Language"
Material presented at North American Association for Computational Linguistics Annual Meeting, 2013

"Evaluating the Premises and Results of Four Metaphor Identification Systems"
Material presented at Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics, 2013

"Does Humor Interfere with Machine Learning Approaches to Metaphor Identification?"
Material presented at AAAI Fall Symposium: Artificial Intelligence of Humor, 2013

"Automatic Identification of Metaphoric Utterances"
Ph.D. Dissertation, Purdue University, 2013

"Towards a Computational Model of Metaphor"
Master's Thesis, Purdue University, 2010

4. Misc. Work

Evaluating Cross-Listed Courses

Funded by Bilsland Strategic Initiatives Grant, Purdue University, 2011-2012

Predicting Political Ideology from Congressional Speeches

Material presented at Text As Data, 2014