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LiMo Members

Principal Investigators


Prof. Dr. Anette Frank
Co-Speaker of the Board of Directors
ICL, Heidelberg University

Prof. Dr. Katja Markert
Member of the Board of Directors
ICL, Heidelberg University

Prof. Dr. Andreas Witt
Speaker of the Board of Directors
IDS, Mannheim

Scientific Coordinator


Antonina Werthmann
IDS, Mannheim

Research Group Leaders


Dr. Vivi Nastase
ICL, Heidelberg University

Dr. Ines Rehbein
IDS, Mannheim

Dr. Michael Wiegand
IDS, Mannheim

Doctoral Students


Esther van den Berg
IDS, Mannheim

José Angel Daza Arévalo
IDS, Mannheim


Bich-Ngoc Do
ICL, Heidelberg University

Juri Opitz
ICL, Heidelberg University

Doctoral student of the LiMo associated project
“Between the lines Knowledge-based Analysis of Argumentation in a formal Argumentation Inference System”


Maria Becker
ICL, Heidelberg University

Student Assistants

  • Lasse Becker-Czarnetzki
  • Leo Born
  • Rebecca Wilm

Former Members of LiMo

We welcome our new team member: Juri Opitz!


Juri Opitz joined the LiMo team on April 1, 2018.

Our newest member completed his Bachelor of Arts in Computational Linguistics at University of Heidelberg. His research interests lie in the fields of Semantics, Knowledge Graphs and NLP for historic texts.

He will be part of the research Area C “Applications in empirical linguistics & Digital Humanities”.

We are very pleased to welcome him on our team!

 

Homepage of Juri Opitz

LiMo at the 40th DGfS Annual Meeting

On March 8, 2018, the Leibniz ScienceCampus LiMo will present its current research projects in a poster session at the 40th Annual Conference of the German Linguistic Society (DGfS):

The DGfS Annual Meeting will take place at the University of Stuttgart (Campus City Center) on March 7 and 9, 2018.

LiMo at the 54th IDS Annual Meeting

On March 14, 2018, the Leibniz ScienceCampus LiMo will  present its current research in a short lecture and in a poster session at the 54th Annual Meeting of the Institute for German Language (IDS, Mannheim).  The IDS Annual Meeting with the title “Neues vom heutigen Deutsch: Empirisch – methodisch – theoretisch” will take place in the Congress Center Rosengarten Mannheim on March 13 and 15, 2018.

Interested persons can view the LiMo posters on March 14, between 16:15 and 17:30 (in Querfoyer in front of the meeting rooms) without IDS Annual Meeting registration.

Best Paper Award at KBCOM 2018

The paper “Analysis of the Impact of Negative Sampling on Link Prediction in Knowledge Graphs” by Bhushan Kotnis and Vivi Nastase has received the Best Paper Award at the 1st Workshop on Knowledge Base Construction, Reasoning and Mining (KBCOM 2018) in Los Angeles, California.

The paper will be presented on Friday, February 9, at 15:30.

We congratulate the authors for their excellent work.

Accepted Papers

Five research papers have been accepted for the LREC Conference:

Michael Wiegand, Sylvette Loda, Josef Ruppenhofer: Disambiguation of verbal shifters. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 7-12 May 2018, Miyazaki, Japan, 2018.

Vivi Nastase, Devon Fritz, Anette Frank: DeModify: A dataset for analyzing contextual constraints on modifier deletion. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 7-12 May 2018, Miyazaki, Japan, 2018.

Vivi Nastase, Julian Hitschler: Correction of OCR word segmentation errors in articles from the ACL collection through neural machine translation methods. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 7-12 May 2018, Miyazaki, Japan, 2018.

Marc Schulder, Michael Wiegand, Josef Ruppenhofer: Introducing a lexicon of verbal polarity shifters for English. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 7-12 May 2018, Miyazaki, Japan, 2018.

Petra Steiner, Josef Ruppenhofer: Building a morphological treebank for German from a linguistic database. In: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 7-12 May 2018, Miyazaki, Japan, 2018.

 

Congratulations to the authors!

 

Complete publication listing: here.