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Tao's VELDA in AAAI 15 PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 29 November 2014 16:21
Tao's work on Image Tweets has been selected for presentation at the first winter AAAI conference in Austin, Texas, USA. Way to go Tao! Read the preprint here.
Scientific Summarization Corpus now available PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 16 October 2014 00:23
WING.NUS's Muthu Kumar and previous research assistant Ankur Khanna have been collaborating with Dr Kokil Jaidka, alumnus of Nanyang Technological University (NTU), to annotate and release a development corpus for scientific document summarization. The dataset consists of 10 ACL Anthology papers and the neighborhood of papers that cite them. The annotations indicate the provenance (source) of a citing sentence's claim in the original paper and what facet it belongs to (from a fixed set) -- following the annotation guidelines for summarization set out by the TAC BioMedSumm task. You can find the corpus and more details on GitHub:
Last Updated on Thursday, 16 October 2014 00:24
WING hosts Profs. Yutaka Matsuo and Arne Jönsson PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 08 October 2014 22:28

The 2014 summer and fall sees WING benefiting from the long-term visits of Prof. Yutaka Matsuo (U. Tokyo, Japan) and Arne Jönsson (Linköping U., Sweden), visiting and working with at NUS.  Prof. Matsuo is collaborating with the NUS SNS group as well as WING and working with us on Madhav Kannan's Final Year Project and Prof. Jönsson is teaching a graduate level module on advanced artificial intelligence with a focus on dialogue systems.


The Emergence of an Asian Research Area PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 08 October 2014 22:22

Our joint work with Dr Philip Cho was featured in the latest Global Asia Institute Newsletter (October).  Have a look at our collaborators' work and mention of our work assessing the bibliometric impact of Singapore's genomics researchers.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 October 2014 22:25
Min gives keynote at SLAM 2014 PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 12:43

Min gave an invited keynote presentation on Opportunities for Multimedia Analysis in Scholarly Digital Libraries, at the recent Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia (SLAM '14), Satellite Workshop of Interspeech 2014, Penang, Malaysia, on 11 Sep 2014. Video and slides have been archived for interested parties.


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