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Parsing. Deep learning/neural models for parsing. Transition-based modeling in NLP
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA
  

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Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  Association for Computational Linguistics


2018

Multimodal Emoji Prediction
Francesco Barbieri, Miguel Ballesteros, Francesco Ronzano, Horacio Saggion
Proceedings of Short Papers NAACL 2018


2017

Towards the understanding of gaming audiences by modeling Twitch emotes
Francesco Barbieri, Luis Espinosa-Anke, Miguel Ballesteros, Horacio Saggion, others
Third Workshop on Noisy User-generated Text (W-NUT 2017); 2017 Sep 7; Copenhagen, Denmark. Stroudsburg (PA): ACL; 2017. p. 11-20.

Arc-Standard Spinal Parsing with Stack-LSTMs
Miguel Ballesteros, Xavier Carreras
Proceedings of IWPT 2017

AMR Parsing using Stack-LSTMs
Miguel Ballesteros, Yaser Al-Onaizan
Proceedings of Short Papers EMNLP 2017

Greedy Transition-based Dependency Parsing with Stack LSTMs
Miguel Ballesteros, Chris Dyer, Yoav Goldberg, Noah A Smith
Computational Linguistics 43:2, MIT Press One Rogers Street, Cambridge, MA 02142-1209 USA journals-info@ mit. edu, 2017

Multilingual Natural Language Generation within Abstractive Summarization
Simon Mille, Miguel Ballesteros, Alicia Burga, Gerard Casamayor, Leo Wanner
2017

Are Emojis Predictable?
Francesco Barbieri, Miguel Ballesteros, Horacio Saggion
Proceedings Short Papers EACL 2017

Dynet: The dynamic neural network toolkit
Graham Neubig, Chris Dyer, Yoav Goldberg, Austin Matthews, Waleed Ammar, Antonios Anastasopoulos, Miguel Ballesteros, David Chiang, Daniel Clothiaux, Trevor Cohn, others
arXiv preprint arXiv:1701.03980, 2017

What Do Recurrent Neural Network Grammars Learn About Syntax?
Adhiguna Kuncoro, Miguel Ballesteros, Lingpeng Kong, Chris Dyer, Graham Neubig, Noah A Smith
Proceedings EACL 2017


2016

Towards Multilingual Natural Language Generation Within Abstractive Summarization.
Simon Mille, Miguel Ballesteros, Alicia Burga, Gerard Casamayor, Leo Wanner
CCIA, pp. 309--314, 2016

MaltOptimizer: Fast and effective parser optimization
Miguel Ballesteros, Joakim Nivre
Natural Language Engineering 22(2), 187--213, Cambridge University Press, 2016

A Neural Network Architecture for Multilingual Punctuation Generation
Miguel Ballesteros, Leo Wanner
Proceedings of EMNLP 2016

Transition-Based Dependency Parsing with Heuristic Backtracking
Jacob Buckman, Miguel Ballesteros, Chris Dyer
Proceedings of EMNLP 2016

Distilling an Ensemble of Greedy Dependency Parsers into One MST Parser
Adhiguna Kuncoro, Miguel Ballesteros, Lingpeng Kong, Chris Dyer, Noah A Smith
Proceedings of EMNLP 2016

Greedy, Joint Syntactic-Semantic Parsing with Stack LSTMs
Swabha Swayamdipta, Miguel Ballesteros, Chris Dyer, Noah A Smith
Proceedings of CoNLL 2016

Dytective: Diagnosing risk of dyslexia with a game
Luz Rello, Miguel Ballesteros, Abdullah Ali, Miquel Serra, D Alarc\'on, Jeffrey P Bigham
Proc. Pervasive Health16, 2016

Static and Dynamic Feature Selection in Morphosyntactic Analyzers
Bernd Bohnet, Miguel Ballesteros, Ryan McDonald, Joakim Nivre
arXiv preprint arXiv:1603.06503, 2016

Training with Exploration Improves a Greedy Stack-LSTM Parser
Miguel Ballesteros, Yoav Goldberg, Chris Dyer, Noah A Smith
Proceedings of Short Papers EMNLP 2016

Many languages, one parser
Waleed Ammar, George Mulcaire, Miguel Ballesteros, Chris Dyer, Noah A Smith
Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics (TACL), 2016

Neural Architectures for Named Entity Recognition
Guillaume Lample, Miguel Ballesteros, Sandeep Subramanian, Kazuya Kawakami, Chris Dyer
Proceedings of NAACL 2016

Recurrent Neural Network Grammars
Chris Dyer, Adhiguna Kuncoro, Miguel Ballesteros, Noah A Smith
Proceedings of NAACL 2016

Static and Dynamic Feature Selection in Morphosyntactic Analyzers
Bohnet, Bernd and Ballesteros, Miguel and McDonald, Ryan and Nivre, Joakim
arXiv preprint arXiv:1603.06503, 2016
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Distilling an Ensemble of Greedy Dependency Parsers into One MST Parser
Kuncoro, Adhiguna and Ballesteros, Miguel and Kong, Lingpeng and Dyer, Chris and Smith, Noah A
EMNLP 2016 Conference
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Recurrent neural network grammars
Dyer, Chris and Kuncoro, Adhiguna and Ballesteros, Miguel and Smith, Noah A
NAACL/HLT 2016 Conference
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Greedy, Joint Syntactic-Semantic Parsing with Stack LSTMs
Swayamdipta, Swabha and Ballesteros, Miguel and Dyer, Chris and Smith, Noah A
CoNLL 2016 Conference
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Training with Exploration Improves a Greedy Stack-LSTM Parser
Ballesteros, Miguel and Goldberg, Yoav and Dyer, Chris and Smith, Noah A
EMNLP 2016 Conference
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Dytective: Diagnosing risk of dyslexia with a game
Rello, Luz and Ballesteros, Miguel and Ali, Abdullah and Serra, Miquel and Alarc{'o}n, D and Bigham, Jeffrey P
Proc. Pervasive Health16, 2016
Abstract

Many languages, one parser
Ammar, Waleed and Mulcaire, George and Ballesteros, Miguel and Dyer, Chris and Smith, Noah A
TACL, 2016
Abstract

Universal Dependencies V1.2
Nivre, Joakim and Agic, {v{Z}}eljko and Aranzabe, Maria Jesus and Asahara, Masayuki and Atutxa, Aitziber and Ballesteros, Miguel and Bauer, John and Bengoetxea, Kepa and Bhat, Riyaz Ahmad and Bosco, Cristina and others
Universal dependencies1, 2016

MaltOptimizer: Fast and effective parser optimization
Ballesteros, Miguel and Nivre, Joakim
Natural Language Engineering 22(02), 187--213, Cambridge Univ Press, 2016
Abstract

Neural architectures for named entity recognition
Lample, Guillaume and Ballesteros, Miguel and Subramanian, Sandeep and Kawakami, Kazuya and Dyer, Chris
NAACL 2016 Conference
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What Do Recurrent Neural Network Grammars Learn About Syntax?
Kuncoro, Adhiguna and Ballesteros, Miguel and Kong, Lingpeng and Dyer, Chris and Neubig, Graham and Smith, Noah A
arXiv preprint arXiv:1611.05774, 2016
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2015

Universal Dependencies Treebanks 1.2 (see http://universaldependencies. org/)
Joakim Nivre, \v{Z}eljko Agi\'c, Maria Jesus Aranzabe, Masayuki Asahara, Aitziber Atutxa, Miguel Ballesteros, John Bauer, Kepa Bengoetxea, Riyaz Ahmad Bhat, Cristina Bosco, others
2015

Universal Dependencies 1.2
Joakim Nivre, \v{Z}eljko Agi\'c, Maria Jesus Aranzabe, Masayuki Asahara, Aitziber Atutxa, Miguel Ballesteros, John Bauer, Kepa Bengoetxea, Riyaz Ahmad Bhat, Cristina Bosco, others
Universal Dependencies Consortium, 2015

A spellchecker for dyslexia
Luz Rello, Miguel Ballesteros, Jeffrey P Bigham
Proceedings of the 17th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers \& Accessibility, pp. 39--47, 2015

Data-driven deep-syntactic dependency parsing
Miguel Ballesteros, Bernd Bohnet, Simon Mille, Leo Wanner
Natural Language Engineering, 1--36, Cambridge University Press, 2015

Improved Transition-Based Parsing by Modeling Characters instead of Words with LSTMs
Miguel Ballesteros, Chris Dyer, Noah A Smith
Proceedings of EMNLP 2015

Transition-based Spinal Parsing
Miguel Ballesteros, Xavier Carreras
Proceedings of CoNLL 2015

Transition-Based Dependency Parsing with Stack Long Short-Term Memory
Chris Dyer, Miguel Ballesteros, Wang Ling, Austin Matthews, Noah A Smith
Proceedings of ACL 2015

Detecting readers with dyslexia using machine learning with eye tracking measures
Luz Rello, Miguel Ballesteros
Proceedings of the 12th Web for All Conference, pp. 16, 2015

Visualizing Deep-Syntactic Parser Output
Juan Soler-Company, Miguel Ballesteros, Bernd Bohnet, Simon Mille, Leo Wanner
Demonstrations of NAACL - HLT 2015

Data-driven sentence generation with non-isomorphic trees
Miguel Ballesteros, Bernd Bohnet, Simon Mille, Leo Wanner
Proceedings of NAACL 2015

A Spellchecker for Dyslexia
Rello, Luz and Ballesteros, Miguel and Bigham, Jeffrey P
Proceedings of the 17th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers & Accessibility, pp. 39--47, 2015
Abstract

Visualizing Deep-Syntactic Parser Output
Soler-Company, Juan and Ballesteros, Miguel and Bohnet, Bernd and Mille, Simon and Wanner, Leo
Proceedings of NAACL-HLT, pp. 56--60, 2015
Abstract

Universal Dependencies 1.2
Nivre, Joakim and Agi{'c}, {v{Z}}eljko and Aranzabe, Maria Jesus and Asahara, Masayuki and Atutxa, Aitziber and Ballesteros, Miguel and Bauer, John and Bengoetxea, Kepa and Bhat, Riyaz Ahmad and Bosco, Cristina and others
2015 - lindat.mff.cuni.cz, Universal Dependencies Consortium
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Transition-based spinal parsing
Ballesteros, Miguel and Carreras, Xavier
Proceedings of CoNLL-2015
Abstract

Detecting readers with dyslexia using machine learning with eye tracking measures
Rello, Luz and Ballesteros, Miguel
Proceedings of the 12th Web for All Conference, pp. 16, 2015
Abstract

Data-driven sentence generation with non-isomorphic trees
Ballesteros, Miguel and Bohnet, Bernd and Mille, Simon and Wanner, Leo
Proceedings of the 2015 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics--Human Language Technologies (NAACL HLT 2015)
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Improved transition-based parsing by modeling characters instead of words with LSTMs
Ballesteros, Miguel and Dyer, Chris and Smith, Noah A
EMNLP 2015
Abstract

Transition-based dependency parsing with stack long short-term memory
Dyer, Chris and Ballesteros, Miguel and Ling, Wang and Matthews, Austin and Smith, Noah A
ACL 2015
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2014

Deep-Syntactic Parsing
Miguel Ballesteros, Bernd Bohnet, Simon Mille, Leo Wanner
Proceedings of COLING 2014

Automatic Feature Selection for Agenda-Based Dependency Parsing
Miguel Ballesteros, Bernd Bohnet
Proceedings of COLING 2014

ViZPar: A GUI for ZPar with Manual Feature Selection
Isabel Ortiz, Miguel Ballesteros, Yue Zhang
Procesamiento del lenguaje natural53, 2014

Classifiers for data-driven deep sentence generation
Miguel Ballesteros, Simon Mille, Leo Wanner
Proceedings of the 8th International Natural Language Generation Conference (INLG), pp. 108--112, 2014

ViZPar: A GUI for ZPar with Manual Feature Selection
Ortiz, Isabel and Ballesteros Mart{'i}nez, Miguel and Zhang, Yue
2014 - rua.ua.es, Sociedad Espa{~n}ola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural
Abstract

Classifiers for data-driven deep sentence generation
Ballesteros, Miguel and Mille, Simon and Wanner, Leo
INLG 2014, 108
Abstract

Automatic Feature Selection for Agenda-Based Dependency Parsing.
Ballesteros, Miguel and Bohnet, Bernd
COLING, pp. 794--805, 2014
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Deep-Syntactic Parsing.
Ballesteros, Miguel and Bohnet, Bernd and Mille, Simon and Wanner, Leo
COLING, pp. 1402--1413, 2014
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2013

MaltDiver: A Transition-Based Parser Visualizer
Miguel Ballesteros, Roberto Carlini
Demonstrations of IJCNLP 2013, pp. 25

Finding dependency parsing limits over a large spanish corpus
Muntsa Padr\'o, Miguel Ballesteros, H\'ector Mart\'\inez, Bernd Bohnet
Proceedings of Short Papers IJCNLP 2013, ACL (Association for Computational Linguistics)

Effective morphological feature selection with MaltOptimizer at the SPMRL 2013 shared task
Miguel Ballesteros
Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Statistical Parsing of Morphologically-Rich Languages, pp. 63--70, 2013

Exploring automatic feature selection for transition-based dependency parsing
Miguel Ballesteros
Procesamiento del lenguaje natural pp. 51, Sociedad Espa\~nola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2013

Extracting Drug-Drug interaction from text using negation features
Behrouz Bokharaeian, Alberto D\'\iaz, Miguel Ballesteros
Procesamiento del lenguaje natural pp. 51, Sociedad Espa\~nola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2013

Exploring Morphosyntactic Annotation Over a Spanish Corpus for Dependency Parsing
Miguel Ballesteros, Simon Mille, Alicia Burga
Second International Conference on Dependency Linguistics (DepLing 2013), pp. 13--22

Going to the roots of dependency parsing
Miguel Ballesteros, Joakim Nivre
Computational Linguistics 39(1), 5--13, MIT Press 55 Hayward Street, Cambridge, MA 02142-1315 USA journals-info@ mit. edu, 2013

MaltDiver: A Transition-Based Parser Visualizer.
Ballesteros, Miguel and Carlini, Roberto
IJCNLP, pp. 25--28, 2013
Abstract

Exploring morphosyntactic annotation over a spanish corpus for dependency parsing
Burga, Miguel Ballesteros Simon Mille Alicia
DepLing 2013, 13
Abstract

Effective morphological feature selection with MaltOptimizer at the SPMRL 2013 shared task
Ballesteros, Miguel
Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Statistical Parsing of Morphologically-Rich Languages, pp. 53--60, 2013
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Finding dependency parsing limits over a large spanish corpus
Padr{'o}, Muntsa and Ballesteros, Miguel and Mart{'i}nez, H{'e}ctor and Bohnet, Bernd
Proceedings of the Sixth International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing; 2013 October 14-18; Nagoya, Japan. Nagoya: Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing; 2013. p. 942-946.
Abstract

Going to the roots of dependency parsing
Ballesteros, Miguel and Nivre, Joakim
Computational Linguistics 39(1), 5--13, MIT Press, 2013
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2012

Analyzing the CoNLL--X Shared Task from a sentence accuracy perspective
Miguel Ballesteros Mart\'\inez, Jes\'us Herrera de la Cruz, Virginia Francisco Gilmart\'\in, Pablo Gerv\'as G\'omez-Navarro
Sociedad Espa\~nola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2012

Optimizing planar and 2-planar parsers with MaltOptimizer
Miguel Ballesteros, Carlos G\'omez-Rodr\'\iguez, Joakim Nivre
Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural pp. 49, Sociedad Espa\~nola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2012

Analyzing the CoNLL--X Shared Task from a Sentence Accuracy Perspective
Miguel Ballesteros, Jes\'us Herrera, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gerv\'as
Procesamiento del lenguaje natural48, 29--34, 2012

MaltOptimizer: an optimization tool for MaltParser
Miguel Ballesteros, Joakim Nivre
Proceedings of the Demonstrations at EACL 2012

MaltOptimizer: A System for MaltParser Optimization.
Miguel Ballesteros, Joakim Nivre
Proceedings of LREC 2012

An\'alisis, optimizaci\'on, mejora y aplicaci\'on del an\'alisis de dependencias
Miguel Ballesteros Mart\inez
2012

UCM at TREC-2012: Does negation influence the retrieval of medical reports?
Alberto D\iaz, Miguel Ballesteros, Jorge Carrillo-de-Albornoz, Laura Plaza
2012

Optimizing Planar and 2-Planar parsers with MaltOptimizer
Miguel Ballesteros Mart\'\inez, Carlos G\'omez Rodr\'\iguez, Joakim Nivre
Sociedad Espa\~nola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2012

UCM-2: a rule-based approach to infer the scope of negation via dependency parsing
Miguel Ballesteros, Alberto D\'\iaz, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gerv\'as, Jorge Carrillo De Albornoz, Laura Plaza
Proceedings of the First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics-Volume 1: Proceedings of the main conference and the shared task, and Volume 2: Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, pp. 288--293, 2012

Ucm-i: A rule-based syntactic approach for resolving the scope of negation
Jorge Carrillo de Albornoz, Laura Plaza, Alberto D\'\iaz, Miguel Ballesteros
Proceedings of the First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics-Volume 1: Proceedings of the main conference and the shared task, and Volume 2: Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, pp. 282--287, 2012

Are the existing training corpora unnecessarily large?
Miguel Ballesteros, Jes\'us Herrera, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gerv\'as
Procesamiento del lenguaje natural pp. 48, Sociedad Espa\~nola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2012

Inferring the scope of negation in biomedical documents
Miguel Ballesteros, Virginia Francisco, Alberto D\'\iaz, Jes\'us Herrera, Pablo Gerv\'as
International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics, pp. 363--375, 2012

Optimizing planar and 2-planar parsers with MaltOptimizer
Ballesteros, Miguel and Rodr{'i}guez, Carlos G{'o}mez and Nivre, Joakim
Procesamiento del lenguaje natural49, 171--178, 2012
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UCM at TREC-2012: Does negation influence the retrieval of medical reports?
Diaz, Alberto and Ballesteros, Miguel and Carrillo-de-Albornoz, Jorge and Plaza, Laura
Technical Report, DTIC Document, 2012
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MaltOptimizer: an optimization tool for MaltParser
Ballesteros, Miguel and Nivre, Joakim
Proceedings of the Demonstrations at the 13th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, pp. 58--62, 2012
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MaltOptimizer: A System for MaltParser Optimization.
Nivre, Joakim and Ballesteros, Miguel
Eighth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), 2012
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MaltOptimizer: A System for MaltParser Optimization.
Ballesteros, Miguel and Nivre, Joakim
LREC, pp. 2757--2763, 2012
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2011

Inferring the Scope of Negation and Speculation Via Dependency Analysis.
MIguel Ballesteros, Virginia Francisco, Alberto D\'\iaz, Jes\'us Herrera, Pablo Gerv\'as
Procesamiento del lenguaje natural47, 315--316, 2011

Inferring the Scope of Speculation using Dependency Analysis.
Miguel Ballesteros, Virginia Francisco, Alberto D\'\iaz, Jes\'us Herrera, Pablo Gerv\'as
KDIR, pp. 256--261, 2011

Enhancing Dependency Analysis by Combining Specific Dependency Parsers
Miguel Ballesteros, Jes\'us Herrera, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gerv\'as
2011

Inferring the scope of negation and speculation via dependency analysis
Miguel Ballesteros Mart\'\inez, Virginia Francisco Gilmart\'\in, Alberto D\'\iaz Esteban, Jes\'us Herrera de la Cruz, Pablo Gerv\'as G\'omez-Navarro
Sociedad Espa\~nola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2011

A Proposal for a Spanish Surface Realization Shared Task
Pablo Gerv\'as, Miguel Ballesteros
2011


2010

Text Simplification using Dependency Parsing for Spanish.
Miguel Ballesteros, Susana Bautista, Pablo Gerv\'as
KDIR, pp. 330--335, 2010

Giving Shape To An N--Version Dependency Parser
Miguel Ballesteros, Jes\'us Herrera, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gerv\'as
KDIR, 2010

Mejora de la Precisi\'on para el An\'alisis de Dependencias usando Maltparser para el Castellano.
Miguel Ballesteros Mart\inez
2010

Towards an n-version dependency parser
Miguel Ballesteros, Jes\'us Herrera, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gerv\'as
International Conference on Text, Speech and Dialogue, pp. 43--50, 2010

Jadaweb: A cbr system for cooking recipes
Miguel Ballesteros, Ra\'ul Mart\in, Bel\'en D\iaz-Agudo
Workshop Proceedings, pp. 179, 2010

A feasibility study on low level techniques for improving parsing accuracy for spanish using maltparser
Miguel Ballesteros, Jes\'us Herrera, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gerv\'as
Hellenic Conference on Artificial Intelligence, pp. 39--48, 2010

Improving Parsing Accuracy for Spanish using Maltparser
Miguel Ballesteros, Jes\'us Herrera, Virginia Francisco, Pablo Gerv\'as
Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural pp. 44, Sociedad Espa\~nola para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, 2010

Jadaweb: A cbr system for cooking recipes
Ballesteros, Miguel and Mart{i}n, Ra{'u}l and D{i}az-Agudo, Bel{'e}n
Workshop Proceedings, pp. 179, 2010
Abstract

Improving Parsing Accuracy for Spanish using Maltparser
Ballesteros, Miguel and Herrera, Jes{'u}s and Francisco, Virginia and Gerv{'a}s, Pablo
Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural44, 83--90, 2010
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2009

TALFi: una herramienta para teor\'\ia de aut\'omatas y lenguajes formales.
Miguel Ballesteros, Jos\'e Antonio Blanes, Samer Nabhan
Ph.D. Thesis, 2009


Year Unknown

A Neural Network Architecture for Multilingual Punctuation Generation
Ballesteros, Miguel and Wanner, Leo
aclweb.org, 0
Abstract

Transition-Based Dependency Parsing with Heuristic Backtracking
Buckman, Jacob and Ballesteros, Miguel and Dyer, Chris
aclweb.org, 0
Abstract

Lingpeng Kong, Chris Dyer, and Noah A. Smith. 2016. Distilling an Ensemble of Greedy Dependency Parsers into One MST Parser
Kuncoro, Adhiguna and Ballesteros, Miguel
Proceedings of EMNLP, 0