Publications by topic

Dutch

  • Hessel Haagsma and Malvina Nissim. A Critical Assessment of a Method for Detecting Diachronic Meaning Shifts: Lessons Learnt from Experiments on Dutch. Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands Journal (CLIN), Vol. 7, pp. 65–78. 2017.
  • Lennart Kloppenburg and Malvina Nissim. Leveraging Native Data to Correct Preposition Errors in Learners’ Dutch. In Proceedings of LREC 2016. Portorož, Slovenia. 2016.
  • Lennart Kloppenburg and Malvina Nissim. Native-data Models for Detecting and Correcting Errors in Learners’ Dutch. Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands Journal (CLIN), Vol. 6, pp. 39–55. 2016.

Evalita

  • Pierpaolo Basile, Franco Cutugno, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Rachele Sprugnoli (eds). Proceedings of the Fifth Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016), co-located with CLIC-it 2016, Naples, Italy. aAcademia Press. 2016.

Italian

  • Roberto Basili, Malvina Nissim, and Giorgio Satta (eds.). Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017).
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Rachele Sprugnoli, Franco Cutugno. Evalita Goes Social. Italian Journal of Computational Linguistics, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 93–127. June 2017.
  • Barbara Plank and Malvina Nissim. When silver glitters more than gold: Bootstrapping an Italian part-of-speech tagger for Twitter. In P. Basile et al. (eds), Proceedings of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016). 2016.
  • Alessandro Lenci, Francesca Masini, Malvina Nissim, Sara Castagnoli, Gianluca E. Lebani, Lucia C. Passaro, Marco S.G. Senaldi. How to harvest Word Combinations from corpora: Methods, evaluation and perspectives. Studi e Saggi Linguistici, 54 (2). 2016.
  • Marco Del Tredici, Malvina Nissim, and Andrea Zaninello. Tracing metaphors in time through self-distance in vector spaces. In Proceedings of the Third Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2016), Naples, 2016.
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Franco Cutugno, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, and Rachele Sprugnoli. EVALITA 2016: Overview of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian. In P. Basile et al. (eds), Proceedings of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016). 2016.
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Franco Cutugno, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Rachele Sprugnoli (eds). Proceedings of the Fifth Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016), co-located with CLIC-it 2016, Naples, Italy. aAcademia Press. 2016.
  • Malvina Nissim, Sara Castagnoli, Francesca Masini, Gianluca Lebani, Lucia Passaro and Alessandro Lenci. Automatic extraction of Word Combinations from corpora: evaluating methods and benchmarks. In Proceedings of CLIC-It 2015. Trento, Italy. 2015.
  • Alessandro Lenci, Gianluca E. Lebani, Marco S.G. Senaldi, Sara Castagnoli, Francesca Masini, and Malvina Nissim. Mapping the Constructicon with SYMPAThy: Italian Word Combinations between fixedness and productivity. In Proceedings of Networds, Pisa, 2015.
  • Sara Castagnoli, Gianluca Lebani, Alessandro Lenci, Francesca Masini, Malvina Nissim, Valentina Piunno. Towards a corpus-based online dictionary of Italian Word Combinations. In Proceedings of Europhras 2015. Malaga, Spain, 2015.
  • Malvina Nissim, Sara Castagnoli, and Francesca Masini. Extracting MWEs from Italian corpora: A case study for refining the POS-pattern methodology. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Multiword Expressions, held in conjunction with EACL 2014, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2014.
  • Alice Mariotti and Malvina Nissim. A corpus-based account of the Italian particle “ne”. In Roberto Basili, Alessandro Lenci, Bernardo Magnini (eds.), Proceedings of the First Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2014), 9-10 December, Pisa, 2014.
  • Alessandro Lenci, Gianluca Lebani, Sara Castagnoli, Francesca Masini, and Malvina Nissim. SYMPAThy: Towards a comprehensive approach to the extraction of Italian Word Combinations. In Roberto Basili, Alessandro Lenci, Bernardo Magnini (eds.), Proceedings of the First Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2014), pp. 234-238, 9-10 December, Pisa, 2014
  • Marco Del Tredici and Malvina Nissim. A Modular System for Rule-based Text Categorisation. In Proceedings of LREC 2014, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2014.
  • Valerio Basile, Andrea Bolioli, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Paolo Rosso. Overview of the Evalita 2014 SENTIment POLarity Classification Task. In Cristina Bosco, Piero Cosi, Felice Dell’Orletta, Mauro Falcone, Simonetta Montemagni, Maria Simi (eds.), Proceedings of EVALITA 2014, pp. 50–57, 2014.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Zaninello. A Repository of Variation Patterns for Multiword Expressions. In Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on Multiword Expressions (MWE 2013), held in conjunction with NAACL-HLT 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Zaninello. Modelling the internal variability of multiword expressions through a pattern-based method. ACM Transactions of Speech and Language Processing, 10(2), 2013.
  • Nicola Grandi, Malvina Nissim, Fabio Tamburini, Mario Vayra. La nozione di classico in linguistica. Atti del XXXVIII Convegno della Società Italiana di Glottologia (SIG), Bologna 24-26 ottobre 2013, Roma, Il Calamo. 2014.
  • Valerio Basile and Malvina Nissim. Sentiment analysis on Italian tweets. In Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis, held in conjunction with NAACL-HLT 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Zaninello. A quantitative study on the morphology of Italian multiword expressions. Lingue e Linguaggio, X.2, 2011.
  • Nicola Grandi, Malvina Nissim, Fabio Tamburini. Noun-clad adjectives. On the adjectival status of non-head constituents of Italian attributive compounds. Lingue e Linguaggio, X.1: 161-176, 2011.
  • Andrea Zaninello and Malvina Nissim. Creation of Lexical Resources for a Characterisation of Multiword Expressions in Italian. In N. Calzolari et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the Seventh conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’10), European Language Resources Association (ELRA), Valletta, Malta, 2010.
  • Nicola Grandi, Malvina Nissim, and Fabio Tamburini. Noun-clad adjectives: On the adjectival status of non head constituents of Italian attributive compounds. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Word Classes, Rome 2010.
  • Fabio Celli and Malvina Nissim. Automatic identification of semantic relations in Italian complex nominals. In H. Bunt (ed.), Proceedings of Eighth International Workshop on Computational Semantics (IWCS-8), Tilburg, The Netherlands, 2009.
  • Malvina Nissim and Sara Perboni. The Italian Particle “ne”: Corpus Construction and Analysis. In N. Calzolari et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC2008), pages 28–30, Marrakech, Morocco, 2008.
  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Are two heads better than one? Experiments with Italian part-of-speech labelling. Intelligenza Artificiale 4(2):18-19, 2007.

POS tagging

  • Rob van der Goot, Barbara Plank and Malvina Nissim. To Normalize, or Not to Normalize: The Impact of Normalization on Part-of-Speech Tagging. In Proceedings of WNUT 2017, co-located with EMNLP 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark. 2017.
  • Barbara Plank and Malvina Nissim. When silver glitters more than gold: Bootstrapping an Italian part-of-speech tagger for Twitter. In P. Basile et al. (eds), Proceedings of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016). 2016.
  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Are two heads better than one? Experiments with Italian part-of-speech labelling. Intelligenza Artificiale 4(2):18-19, 2007.

anaphora

  • Alice Mariotti and Malvina Nissim. A corpus-based account of the Italian particle “ne”. In Roberto Basili, Alessandro Lenci, Bernardo Magnini (eds.), Proceedings of the First Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2014), 9-10 December, Pisa, 2014.
  • Malvina Nissim and Sara Perboni. The Italian Particle “ne”: Corpus Construction and Analysis. In N. Calzolari et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC2008), pages 28–30, Marrakech, Morocco, 2008.
  • Malvina Nissim. Learning Information Status of Discourse Entities. In Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on Emprical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2006), pages 94–102, Sydney, Australia, 2006.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Comparing Knowledge Sources for Nominal Anaphora Resolution. Computational Linguistics, 31(3), 2005.
  • Malvina Nissim. Lexical Information and Choice of Determiners. In B.H. Partee., Kim J-Y., and Lander Y., editors, Possessives and Beyond: Semantics and Syntax, pp. 133–152, GLSA Publications, Amherst, Mass, USA, 2004.
  • Natalia N. Modjeska, Katja Markert, and Malvina Nissim. Using the web in machine learning for other-anaphora resolution. In Proceedings of the 2003 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-2003), pages 176–183, Sapporo, Japan, 6-7 July, 2003.
  • Katja Markert, Malvina Nissim and Natalia N. Modjeska. Using the Web for Nominal Anaphora Resolution. In Dale, R. and van Deemter, K. and Mitkov, R. (eds), Proceedings of the EACL Workshop on the Computational Treatment of Anaphora, pages 39–46, Budapest, Hungary, 2003.
  • Malvina Nissim. Bridging Definites and Possessives: Distribution of Determiners in Anaphoric Noun Phrases, PhD Thesis, Department of Linguistics, University of Pavia, Italy, 2002.
  • Massimo Poesio and Malvina Nissim. Salience and possessive NPs: the effects of animacy and pronominalization. In Proc. of AMLAP (Poster Session), Saarbruecken, September 2001.
  • Malvina Nissim. Underlying relations in genitives and bridging. In Eniko Nemeth, editor, Pragmatics in 2000. International Pragmatics Association, Antwerpen, 2001.
  • Malvina Nissim. On the referential role of genitives. In Catherine Pilière, editor, Proceedings of the 5th ESSLLI Student Session, pages 199–209, Birmingham, UK, August 6–18 2000.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Sansò. Discarding expectations when building bridges: The need for a revision procedure. In Proceedings of VEXTAL: Venezia per il Trattamento Automatico delle Lingue, Venice, Italy, November 22–24 1999.
  • Malvina Nissim, Andrea Sansò, and Claudia Soria. Towards a compositional frame semantics. In Proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Science (ECCS99), Siena, Italy, 1999.

annotation

  • Malvina Nissim and Paola Pietrandrea. MODAL: A multilingual corpus annotated for modality. In Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017). 2017.
  • Elisa Ghia, Lennart Kloppenburg, Malvina Nissim, and Paola Pietrandrea. A construction-centered approach to the annotation of modality. In Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Semantic Annotation (ISA-12), in conjunction with LREC 2016. Portorož, Slovenia. 2016.
  • Malvina Nissim and Paola Pietrandrea (eds.). Proceedings of the IWCS Workshop on Models for the Annotation of Modality (MOMA 2015), held in conjunction with IWCS 2015, London, 2015.
  • Alice Mariotti and Malvina Nissim. A corpus-based account of the Italian particle “ne”. In Roberto Basili, Alessandro Lenci, Bernardo Magnini (eds.), Proceedings of the First Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2014), 9-10 December, Pisa, 2014.
  • Malvina Nissim, Paola Pietrandrea, Andrea Sansò, and Caterina Mauri. Cross-linguistic annotation of modality: a data-driven hierarchical model. In H. Bunt, editor, Proceedings of the ISA-9 Workshop, Potsdam, 2013.
  • Johan Bos, Kilian Evang, and Malvina Nissim, Annotating semantic roles in a lexicalised grammar environment, in H. Bunt, editor, Proceedings of the ISA-8 Workshop, Pisa, October, 2012.
  • Malvina Nissim and Sara Perboni. The Italian Particle “ne”: Corpus Construction and Analysis. In N. Calzolari et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC2008), pages 28–30, Marrakech, Morocco, 2008.
  • Malvina Nissim and Elizabeth Fairley. Guidelines for Annotating Proteins and their Interactions, TXM Project. Technical Report, University of Edinburgh/COGNIA EU, 2005.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Annotation scheme for metonymies. Technical Report, Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh, 2005.
  • Sasha Calhoun, Malvina Nissim, Mark Steedman, and Jason Brenier. A Framework for Annotating Information Structure in Discourse. In A. Meyers (ed.), Proceedings of the ACL’05 Workshop on Frontiers in Corpus Annotation II — Pie in the Sky, pages 45–52, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, 2005.
  • Malvina Nissim, Shipra Dingare, Jean Carletta, and Mark Steedman. An annotation scheme for information status in dialogue. In Proceedings of the 4th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC2004), Lisbon, Portugal, 2004.
  • Jean Carletta, Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, Tatiana Nikitina. Using the NITE XML Toolkit on the Switchboard Corpus to study syntactic choice: a case study. In Proceedings of the 4th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC2004), Lisbon, Portugal, 2004.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Towards a corpus annotated for metonymies: the case of location names. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC2002), pages 1385–1392, Las Palmas, Spain, 2002.

authorship

  • Maria Medvedeva, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. An Analysis of Cross-Genre and In-Genre Performance for Author Profiling in Social Media. In Gareth J. F. Jones, Séamus Lawless, Julio Gonzalo, Liadh Kelly, Lorraine Goeuriot, Thomad Mandl, Linda Cappellato, Nicola Ferro (eds.) Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction, 8th International Conference of the CLEF Association, CLEF 2017, Dublin, Ireland, September 11-14, Proceedings. Springer LNCS 10439. 2017. Conference Best Paper Award.
  • Artur Kulmizev, Bo Blankers, Johannes Bjerva, Malvina Nissim, Gertjan van Noord, Barbara Plank and Martijn Wieling. The Power of Character N-grams in Native Language Identification. In Proceedings of BEA 2017, co-located with EMNLP 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark. 2017.
  • Angelo Basile, Gareth Dwyer, Maria Medvedeva, Josine Rawee, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. N-GrAM: New Groningen Author-profiling Model. In Working Notes of CLEF 2017, PAN Lab on Digital Text Forensics (CEUR Proceedings). 2017. [Best performing system at the PAN 2017 author profiling competition]
  • Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, and Barbara Plank (eds). Proceedings of the COLING Workshop on Modeling People’s Emotions, Opinions, and Personality in Social Media (PEOPLES 2016), co-located with COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan. 2016.
  • Mart Busger op Vollenbroek, Talvany Carlotto, Tim Kreutz, Maria Medvedeva,Chris Pool, Johannes Bjerva, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. GronUP: Groningen User Profiling: Notebook for PAN at CLEF 2016. In Rangel, F., Rosso, P., Verhoeven, B., Daelemans, W., Potthast, M., Stein, B. (eds) Working Notes. Papers of the CLEF 2016 Evaluation Labs. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, pages 846-857. 2016. [Best performing system at the PAN 2016 author profiling competition]
  • Manuela Hürlimann, Benno Weck, Esther van den Berg, Simon Suster and Malvina Nissim. GLAD: Groningen Lightweight Authorship Detection. In CLEF 2015 Working Notes, LNCS, Springer. 2015.

benchmarking

  • Malvina Nissim, Lasha Abzianidze, Kilian Evang, Rob van der Goot, Hessel Haagsma, Barbara Plank and Martijn Wieling. Sharing is Caring: The Future of Shared Tasks. Computational Linguistics (Last Words), Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 897–904. December 2017.
  • Maria Medvedeva, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. An Analysis of Cross-Genre and In-Genre Performance for Author Profiling in Social Media. In Gareth J. F. Jones, Séamus Lawless, Julio Gonzalo, Liadh Kelly, Lorraine Goeuriot, Thomad Mandl, Linda Cappellato, Nicola Ferro (eds.) Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction, 8th International Conference of the CLEF Association, CLEF 2017, Dublin, Ireland, September 11-14, Proceedings. Springer LNCS 10439. 2017. Conference Best Paper Award.
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Rachele Sprugnoli, Franco Cutugno. Evalita Goes Social. Italian Journal of Computational Linguistics, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 93–127. June 2017.
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Franco Cutugno, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, and Rachele Sprugnoli. EVALITA 2016: Overview of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian. In P. Basile et al. (eds), Proceedings of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016). 2016.
  • Malvina Nissim, Sara Castagnoli, Francesca Masini, Gianluca Lebani, Lucia Passaro and Alessandro Lenci. Automatic extraction of Word Combinations from corpora: evaluating methods and benchmarks. In Proceedings of CLIC-It 2015. Trento, Italy. 2015.
  • Valerio Basile and Malvina Nissim. Sentiment analysis on Italian tweets. In Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis, held in conjunction with NAACL-HLT 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Data and Models for Metonymy Resolution. International Journal of Language Resources and Evaluation, 43(2):123–138, 2009.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. SemEval-2007 Task 08: Metonymy Resolution at SemEval-2007. In Proceedings of SemEval-2007: 4th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluations, held as part of ACL 2007, pages 36–41, Prague, Czech Republic, 2007.

biomedical

  • Beatrice Alex, Malvina Nissim, and Claire Grover. The Impact of Annotation on the Performance of Protein Tagging in Biomedical Text. In Proceedings of the Fifth Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC2006), pages 595–600, Genova, Italy, 2006.
  • Malvina Nissim and Elizabeth Fairley. Guidelines for Annotating Proteins and their Interactions, TXM Project. Technical Report, University of Edinburgh/COGNIA EU, 2005.
  • Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, Jenny Finkel, Claire Grover, and Christopher D. Manning. A System For Identifying Named Entities in Biomedical Text: How Results From Two Evaluations Reflect on Both the System and the Evaluations. Comparative and Functional Genomics, 6(1-2):77-85, 2005.
  • Jenny Finkel, Shipra Dingare, Christopher D. Manning, Malvina Nissim, Beatrice Alex, and Claire Grover. Exploring the Boundaries: Gene and Protein Identification in Biomedical Text. BMC Bioinformatics, 6(Suppl 1):S1, 2005.
  • Ben Hachey, Huy Nguyen, Malvina Nissim, Beatrice Alex, and Claire Grover. Grounding Gene Mentions with Respect to Gene Database Identifiers. In Blaschke, C. (ed.), Proceedings of the BioCreative Workshop, Granada, Spain, 2004.
  • Jenny Rose Finkel, Huy Nguyen, Christopher Manning, Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, and Gail Sinclair. Exploiting Context for Biomedical Entity Recognition: from Syntax to the Web. In Proceedings of the Joint Workshop on Natural Language Processing in Biomedicine and its Applications, COLING 2004, Geneve, Switzerland, 2004.
  • Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, Jenny Finkel, Claire Grover, and Christopher Manning. A System for Identifying Named Entities in Biomedical Text: How Results from two Evaluations Reflect on both the Systems and the Evaluations. In Proceedings of Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB), European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB), Glasgow, UK, 2004.
  • Beatrice Alex, Shipra Dingare, Jenny Finkel, Claire Grover, Ben Hachey, Ewan Klein, Yuval Krymolowsky, Christopher D. Manning, Malvina Nissim, and Huy Nguyen. System description of the Edinburgh-Stanford system for BioCreative. Technical report, Edinburgh-Stanford Link, 2003.

computational linguistics

  • Roberto Basili, Malvina Nissim, and Giorgio Satta (eds.). Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017).

controversy

  • Angelo Basile, Tommaso Caselli, and Malvina Nissim. Predicting Controversial News Using Facebook Reactions. In Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017). 2017.

corpus

  • Malvina Nissim and Paola Pietrandrea. MODAL: A multilingual corpus annotated for modality. In Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017). 2017.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Metonymic Proper Names: A Corpus-based Account. In A. Stefanowitsch (ed.), Corpora in Cognitive Linguistics. Vol. 1: Metaphor and Metonymy, pages 152–174, Mouton de Gruyter, 2006.

cross-genre

  • Maria Medvedeva, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. An Analysis of Cross-Genre and In-Genre Performance for Author Profiling in Social Media. In Gareth J. F. Jones, Séamus Lawless, Julio Gonzalo, Liadh Kelly, Lorraine Goeuriot, Thomad Mandl, Linda Cappellato, Nicola Ferro (eds.) Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction, 8th International Conference of the CLEF Association, CLEF 2017, Dublin, Ireland, September 11-14, Proceedings. Springer LNCS 10439. 2017. Conference Best Paper Award.

cross-lingual

  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Answer Translation: An Alternative Approach to Cross-Lingual Question Answering. In C. Peters et al. (eds.) Multilingual Information Access for Text, Speech and Images: 7th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2006. Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, volume 4730, pages 290–299, 2007.

diachrony

  • Hessel Haagsma and Malvina Nissim. A Critical Assessment of a Method for Detecting Diachronic Meaning Shifts: Lessons Learnt from Experiments on Dutch. Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands Journal (CLIN), Vol. 7, pp. 65–78. 2017.
  • Marco Del Tredici, Malvina Nissim, and Andrea Zaninello. Tracing metaphors in time through self-distance in vector spaces. In Proceedings of the Third Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2016), Naples, 2016.

digital humanities

  • Malvina Nissim, Colin Matheson, and James Reid. Recognising Geographical Entities in Scottish Historical Documents. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval, SIGIR ACM 2004, Sheffield, UK, 2004.

discourse

  • Malvina Nissim. Learning Information Status of Discourse Entities. In Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on Emprical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2006), pages 94–102, Sydney, Australia, 2006.
  • Sasha Calhoun, Malvina Nissim, Mark Steedman, and Jason Brenier. A Framework for Annotating Information Structure in Discourse. In A. Meyers (ed.), Proceedings of the ACL’05 Workshop on Frontiers in Corpus Annotation II — Pie in the Sky, pages 45–52, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, 2005.
  • Giacomo Ferrari, Malvina Nissim, Andrea Sansò, and Claudia Soria (editors). Proceedings of the Eurolan’99 Workshop on Procedures in Discourse Interpretation. Iasi, Romania, 1999.

distant supervision

  • Chris Pool and Malvina Nissim. Distant supervision for emotion detection using Facebook reactions. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Modeling People’s Emotions, Opinions, and Personality in Social Media (PEOPLES 2016), co-located with COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan. 2016.

distributional semantics

  • Artur Kulmizev, Mostafa Abdou, Vinit Ravishankar, and Malvina Nissim. Discriminator at SemEval-2018 Task 10: Minimally Supervised Discrimination. in Proceedings of SemEval 2018. 2018.
  • Hessel Haagsma and Malvina Nissim. A Critical Assessment of a Method for Detecting Diachronic Meaning Shifts: Lessons Learnt from Experiments on Dutch. Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands Journal (CLIN), Vol. 7, pp. 65–78. 2017.
  • Marco Del Tredici, Malvina Nissim, and Andrea Zaninello. Tracing metaphors in time through self-distance in vector spaces. In Proceedings of the Third Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2016), Naples, 2016.

emotions

  • Angelo Basile, Tommaso Caselli, and Malvina Nissim. Predicting Controversial News Using Facebook Reactions. In Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017). 2017.
  • Chris Pool and Malvina Nissim. Distant supervision for emotion detection using Facebook reactions. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Modeling People’s Emotions, Opinions, and Personality in Social Media (PEOPLES 2016), co-located with COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan. 2016.
  • Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, and Barbara Plank (eds). Proceedings of the COLING Workshop on Modeling People’s Emotions, Opinions, and Personality in Social Media (PEOPLES 2016), co-located with COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan. 2016.

entity linking

  • Valerio Basile, Pierpaolo Basile, Malvina Nissim, and Nicole Novielli. Deep Tweets: from Entity Linking to Sentiment Analysis. In Proceedings of CLIC-It 2015. Trento, Italy. 2015.
  • Ben Hachey, Huy Nguyen, Malvina Nissim, Beatrice Alex, and Claire Grover. Grounding Gene Mentions with Respect to Gene Database Identifiers. In Blaschke, C. (ed.), Proceedings of the BioCreative Workshop, Granada, Spain, 2004.

entity recognition

  • Beatrice Alex, Malvina Nissim, and Claire Grover. The Impact of Annotation on the Performance of Protein Tagging in Biomedical Text. In Proceedings of the Fifth Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC2006), pages 595–600, Genova, Italy, 2006.
  • Malvina Nissim, Colin Matheson, and James Reid. Recognising Geographical Entities in Scottish Historical Documents. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Geographic Information Retrieval, SIGIR ACM 2004, Sheffield, UK, 2004.
  • Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, Jenny Finkel, Claire Grover, and Christopher D. Manning. A System For Identifying Named Entities in Biomedical Text: How Results From Two Evaluations Reflect on Both the System and the Evaluations. Comparative and Functional Genomics, 6(1-2):77-85, 2005.
  • Jenny Finkel, Shipra Dingare, Christopher D. Manning, Malvina Nissim, Beatrice Alex, and Claire Grover. Exploring the Boundaries: Gene and Protein Identification in Biomedical Text. BMC Bioinformatics, 6(Suppl 1):S1, 2005.
  • Jenny Rose Finkel, Huy Nguyen, Christopher Manning, Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, and Gail Sinclair. Exploiting Context for Biomedical Entity Recognition: from Syntax to the Web. In Proceedings of the Joint Workshop on Natural Language Processing in Biomedicine and its Applications, COLING 2004, Geneve, Switzerland, 2004.
  • Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, Jenny Finkel, Claire Grover, and Christopher Manning. A System for Identifying Named Entities in Biomedical Text: How Results from two Evaluations Reflect on both the Systems and the Evaluations. In Proceedings of Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB), European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB), Glasgow, UK, 2004.
  • Malvina Nissim. The Role of Metonymy in Named Entity Recognition. In Anna Giacalone Ramat and Eddo Rigotti, editors, Linguistics and the New Professions. FrancoAngeli, Pavia, 2003.

esslli

  • Malvina Nissim (editor). Proceedings of the 7th ESSLLI Student Session. Trento, Italy, 2002.

ethics

  • Malvina Nissim, Lasha Abzianidze, Kilian Evang, Rob van der Goot, Hessel Haagsma, Barbara Plank and Martijn Wieling. Sharing is Caring: The Future of Shared Tasks. Computational Linguistics (Last Words), Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 897–904. December 2017.

event detection

  • Tim Kreutz and Malvina Nissim. Catching Events in the Twitter Stream: A showcase of student projects. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Social Media World Sensors (Sideways 2016), in conjunction with LREC 2016. Portorož, Slovenia. 2016.

figurative language

  • Hessel Haagsma and Malvina Nissim. A Critical Assessment of a Method for Detecting Diachronic Meaning Shifts: Lessons Learnt from Experiments on Dutch. Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands Journal (CLIN), Vol. 7, pp. 65–78. 2017.
  • Marco Del Tredici, Malvina Nissim, and Andrea Zaninello. Tracing metaphors in time through self-distance in vector spaces. In Proceedings of the Third Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2016), Naples, 2016.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Data and Models for Metonymy Resolution. International Journal of Language Resources and Evaluation, 43(2):123–138, 2009.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. SemEval-2007 Task 08: Metonymy Resolution at SemEval-2007. In Proceedings of SemEval-2007: 4th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluations, held as part of ACL 2007, pages 36–41, Prague, Czech Republic, 2007.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Metonymic Proper Names: A Corpus-based Account. In A. Stefanowitsch (ed.), Corpora in Cognitive Linguistics. Vol. 1: Metaphor and Metonymy, pages 152–174, Mouton de Gruyter, 2006.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Annotation scheme for metonymies. Technical Report, Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh, 2005.
  • Malvina Nissim. The Role of Metonymy in Named Entity Recognition. In Anna Giacalone Ramat and Eddo Rigotti, editors, Linguistics and the New Professions. FrancoAngeli, Pavia, 2003.
  • Malvina Nissim and Katja Markert. Syntactic features and word similarity for supervised metonymy resolution. In Proceedings of the 41st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL-03), pp. 56–63, Sapporo, Japan, 2003.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Corpus-based metonymy analysis. Metaphor and Symbol, 18(3):175–188, 2003.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Towards a corpus annotated for metonymies: the case of location names. In Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC2002), pages 1385–1392, Las Palmas, Spain, 2002.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Metonymy resolution as a classification task. In Proceedings of the 2002 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 204–213, Philadelphia, Penn., USA, 6–7 July 2002.

frames

  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Combining Discourse Representation Theory with FrameNet. In: R. Rossini Favretti (ed.), Frames, Corpora, and Knowledge Representation, pages 169–183, Bononia University Press, 2008.
  • Malvina Nissim, Andrea Sansò, and Claudia Soria. Towards a compositional frame semantics. In Proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Science (ECCS99), Siena, Italy, 1999.

gamification

  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Uncovering Noun-Noun Compound Relations by Gamification. In Proceedings of the 20th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics (NODALIDA 2015), pp. 251–255. Linköping University Electronic Press, Sweden, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2015.

genitives

  • Malvina Nissim. Bridging Definites and Possessives: Distribution of Determiners in Anaphoric Noun Phrases, PhD Thesis, Department of Linguistics, University of Pavia, Italy, 2002.
  • Malvina Nissim. Underlying relations in genitives and bridging. In Eniko Nemeth, editor, Pragmatics in 2000. International Pragmatics Association, Antwerpen, 2001.

historical linguistics

  • Nicola Grandi, Malvina Nissim, Fabio Tamburini, Mario Vayra. La nozione di classico in linguistica. Atti del XXXVIII Convegno della Società Italiana di Glottologia (SIG), Bologna 24-26 ottobre 2013, Roma, Il Calamo. 2014.

information status

  • Malvina Nissim. Learning Information Status of Discourse Entities. In Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on Emprical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2006), pages 94–102, Sydney, Australia, 2006.
  • Sasha Calhoun, Malvina Nissim, Mark Steedman, and Jason Brenier. A Framework for Annotating Information Structure in Discourse. In A. Meyers (ed.), Proceedings of the ACL’05 Workshop on Frontiers in Corpus Annotation II — Pie in the Sky, pages 45–52, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, 2005.
  • Malvina Nissim, Shipra Dingare, Jean Carletta, and Mark Steedman. An annotation scheme for information status in dialogue. In Proceedings of the 4th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC2004), Lisbon, Portugal, 2004.
  • Massimo Poesio and Malvina Nissim. Salience and possessive NPs: the effects of animacy and pronominalization. In Proc. of AMLAP (Poster Session), Saarbruecken, September 2001.

knowledge source

  • Natalia N. Modjeska, Katja Markert, and Malvina Nissim. Using the web in machine learning for other-anaphora resolution. In Proceedings of the 2003 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-2003), pages 176–183, Sapporo, Japan, 6-7 July, 2003.
  • Katja Markert, Malvina Nissim and Natalia N. Modjeska. Using the Web for Nominal Anaphora Resolution. In Dale, R. and van Deemter, K. and Mitkov, R. (eds), Proceedings of the EACL Workshop on the Computational Treatment of Anaphora, pages 39–46, Budapest, Hungary, 2003.

knowledge sources

  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Comparing Knowledge Sources for Nominal Anaphora Resolution. Computational Linguistics, 31(3), 2005.

language learning

  • Lennart Kloppenburg and Malvina Nissim. Leveraging Native Data to Correct Preposition Errors in Learners’ Dutch. In Proceedings of LREC 2016. Portorož, Slovenia. 2016.
  • Lennart Kloppenburg and Malvina Nissim. Native-data Models for Detecting and Correcting Errors in Learners’ Dutch. Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands Journal (CLIN), Vol. 6, pp. 39–55. 2016.

language modelling

  • Lennart Kloppenburg and Malvina Nissim. Leveraging Native Data to Correct Preposition Errors in Learners’ Dutch. In Proceedings of LREC 2016. Portorož, Slovenia. 2016.
  • Lennart Kloppenburg and Malvina Nissim. Native-data Models for Detecting and Correcting Errors in Learners’ Dutch. Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands Journal (CLIN), Vol. 6, pp. 39–55. 2016.

lexical resources

  • Andrea Zaninello and Malvina Nissim. Creation of Lexical Resources for a Characterisation of Multiword Expressions in Italian. In N. Calzolari et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the Seventh conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’10), European Language Resources Association (ELRA), Valletta, Malta, 2010.

metonymies

  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Annotation scheme for metonymies. Technical Report, Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh, 2005.

metonymy

  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Metonymic Proper Names: A Corpus-based Account. In A. Stefanowitsch (ed.), Corpora in Cognitive Linguistics. Vol. 1: Metaphor and Metonymy, pages 152–174, Mouton de Gruyter, 2006.
  • Malvina Nissim. The Role of Metonymy in Named Entity Recognition. In Anna Giacalone Ramat and Eddo Rigotti, editors, Linguistics and the New Professions. FrancoAngeli, Pavia, 2003.

modality

  • Malvina Nissim and Paola Pietrandrea. MODAL: A multilingual corpus annotated for modality. In Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017). 2017.
  • Elisa Ghia, Lennart Kloppenburg, Malvina Nissim, and Paola Pietrandrea. A construction-centered approach to the annotation of modality. In Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Semantic Annotation (ISA-12), in conjunction with LREC 2016. Portorož, Slovenia. 2016.
  • Malvina Nissim and Paola Pietrandrea (eds.). Proceedings of the IWCS Workshop on Models for the Annotation of Modality (MOMA 2015), held in conjunction with IWCS 2015, London, 2015.
  • Malvina Nissim, Paola Pietrandrea, Andrea Sansò, and Caterina Mauri. Cross-linguistic annotation of modality: a data-driven hierarchical model. In H. Bunt, editor, Proceedings of the ISA-9 Workshop, Potsdam, 2013.

morphology

  • Alessandro Lenci, Gianluca E. Lebani, Marco S.G. Senaldi, Sara Castagnoli, Francesca Masini, and Malvina Nissim. Mapping the Constructicon with SYMPAThy: Italian Word Combinations between fixedness and productivity. In Proceedings of Networds, Pisa, 2015.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Zaninello. A Repository of Variation Patterns for Multiword Expressions. In Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on Multiword Expressions (MWE 2013), held in conjunction with NAACL-HLT 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Zaninello. A quantitative study on the morphology of Italian multiword expressions. Lingue e Linguaggio, X.2, 2011.
  • Nicola Grandi, Malvina Nissim, Fabio Tamburini. Noun-clad adjectives. On the adjectival status of non-head constituents of Italian attributive compounds. Lingue e Linguaggio, X.1: 161-176, 2011.

multiword expressions

  • Alessandro Lenci, Francesca Masini, Malvina Nissim, Sara Castagnoli, Gianluca E. Lebani, Lucia C. Passaro, Marco S.G. Senaldi. How to harvest Word Combinations from corpora: Methods, evaluation and perspectives. Studi e Saggi Linguistici, 54 (2). 2016.
  • Malvina Nissim, Sara Castagnoli, Francesca Masini, Gianluca Lebani, Lucia Passaro and Alessandro Lenci. Automatic extraction of Word Combinations from corpora: evaluating methods and benchmarks. In Proceedings of CLIC-It 2015. Trento, Italy. 2015.
  • Alessandro Lenci, Gianluca E. Lebani, Marco S.G. Senaldi, Sara Castagnoli, Francesca Masini, and Malvina Nissim. Mapping the Constructicon with SYMPAThy: Italian Word Combinations between fixedness and productivity. In Proceedings of Networds, Pisa, 2015.
  • Sara Castagnoli, Gianluca Lebani, Alessandro Lenci, Francesca Masini, Malvina Nissim, Valentina Piunno. Towards a corpus-based online dictionary of Italian Word Combinations. In Proceedings of Europhras 2015. Malaga, Spain, 2015.
  • Malvina Nissim, Sara Castagnoli, and Francesca Masini. Extracting MWEs from Italian corpora: A case study for refining the POS-pattern methodology. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Multiword Expressions, held in conjunction with EACL 2014, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2014.
  • Alessandro Lenci, Gianluca Lebani, Sara Castagnoli, Francesca Masini, and Malvina Nissim. SYMPAThy: Towards a comprehensive approach to the extraction of Italian Word Combinations. In Roberto Basili, Alessandro Lenci, Bernardo Magnini (eds.), Proceedings of the First Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2014), pp. 234-238, 9-10 December, Pisa, 2014
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Zaninello. A Repository of Variation Patterns for Multiword Expressions. In Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on Multiword Expressions (MWE 2013), held in conjunction with NAACL-HLT 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Zaninello. Modelling the internal variability of multiword expressions through a pattern-based method. ACM Transactions of Speech and Language Processing, 10(2), 2013.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Zaninello. A quantitative study on the morphology of Italian multiword expressions. Lingue e Linguaggio, X.2, 2011.
  • Andrea Zaninello and Malvina Nissim. Creation of Lexical Resources for a Characterisation of Multiword Expressions in Italian. In N. Calzolari et al. (eds.), Proceedings of the Seventh conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’10), European Language Resources Association (ELRA), Valletta, Malta, 2010.

native language identification

  • Artur Kulmizev, Bo Blankers, Johannes Bjerva, Malvina Nissim, Gertjan van Noord, Barbara Plank and Martijn Wieling. The Power of Character N-grams in Native Language Identification. In Proceedings of BEA 2017, co-located with EMNLP 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark. 2017.

noun-noun compounds

  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Uncovering Noun-Noun Compound Relations by Gamification. In Proceedings of the 20th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics (NODALIDA 2015), pp. 251–255. Linköping University Electronic Press, Sweden, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2015.
  • Nicola Grandi, Malvina Nissim, Fabio Tamburini. Noun-clad adjectives. On the adjectival status of non-head constituents of Italian attributive compounds. Lingue e Linguaggio, X.1: 161-176, 2011.
  • Nicola Grandi, Malvina Nissim, and Fabio Tamburini. Noun-clad adjectives: On the adjectival status of non head constituents of Italian attributive compounds. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Word Classes, Rome 2010.
  • Fabio Celli and Malvina Nissim. Automatic identification of semantic relations in Italian complex nominals. In H. Bunt (ed.), Proceedings of Eighth International Workshop on Computational Semantics (IWCS-8), Tilburg, The Netherlands, 2009.

ontologies

  • Aldo Gangemi, Jos Lehmann, Valentina Presutti, Malvina Nissim, and Carola Catenacci. C-ODO: an OWL meta-model for collaborative ontology design. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Social and Collaborative Construction of Structured Knowledge (CKC), held as part of the 16th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2007), Banff, Canada, 2007.
  • Carola Catenacci, Aldo Gangemi, Jos Lehmann, Malvina Nissim, Valentina Presutti, and Gerardo Steve. Design rationales for collaborative development of networked ontologies: state of the art and the Collaborative Ontology Design Ontology. Deliverable D2.1.1, NeOn project, EU Framework VII, 2007.
  • Iglesias, Marta, Caterina Caracciolo, Yves Jaques, Margherita Sini, Francesco Calderini, Johannes Keizer, Fynvola Le Hunte Ward, Malvina Nissim, and Aldo Gangemi. WP7 User requirements for the fisheries stock depletion alert system. NeOn Deliverable D7 1.1. 2006.

overview

  • Roberto Basili, Malvina Nissim, and Giorgio Satta (eds.). Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017).
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Valerio Basile, Malvina Nissim, Nicole Novielli, and Viviana Patti. In Reda Alhajj and Jon Rokne (eds.), Sentiment Analysis of Microblogging Data Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining. Springer Verlag. 2017.
  • Malvina Nissim and Viviana Patti. Semantic Aspects in Sentiment Analysis. In Federico Alberto Pozzi, Elisabetta Fersini, Enza Messina, and Bing Liu (eds.), The Handbook of Sentiment Analysis in Social Networks. Elsevier, 2016.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. Data and Models for Metonymy Resolution. International Journal of Language Resources and Evaluation, 43(2):123–138, 2009.

paraphrases

  • Ellie Pavlick, Johan Bos, Malvina Nissim, Charley Beller, Ben Van Durme, Chris Callison-Burch. Adding Semantics to Data-driven Paraphrasing. In Proceedings of ACL 2015. Beijing, China. 2015.

possessives

  • Massimo Poesio and Malvina Nissim. Salience and possessive NPs: the effects of animacy and pronominalization. In Proc. of AMLAP (Poster Session), Saarbruecken, September 2001.
  • Malvina Nissim. On the referential role of genitives. In Catherine Pilière, editor, Proceedings of the 5th ESSLLI Student Session, pages 199–209, Birmingham, UK, August 6–18 2000.

profiling

  • Maria Medvedeva, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. An Analysis of Cross-Genre and In-Genre Performance for Author Profiling in Social Media. In Gareth J. F. Jones, Séamus Lawless, Julio Gonzalo, Liadh Kelly, Lorraine Goeuriot, Thomad Mandl, Linda Cappellato, Nicola Ferro (eds.) Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction, 8th International Conference of the CLEF Association, CLEF 2017, Dublin, Ireland, September 11-14, Proceedings. Springer LNCS 10439. 2017. Conference Best Paper Award.
  • Angelo Basile, Gareth Dwyer, Maria Medvedeva, Josine Rawee, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. N-GrAM: New Groningen Author-profiling Model. In Working Notes of CLEF 2017, PAN Lab on Digital Text Forensics (CEUR Proceedings). 2017. [Best performing system at the PAN 2017 author profiling competition]
  • Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, and Barbara Plank (eds). Proceedings of the COLING Workshop on Modeling People’s Emotions, Opinions, and Personality in Social Media (PEOPLES 2016), co-located with COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan. 2016.
  • Mart Busger op Vollenbroek, Talvany Carlotto, Tim Kreutz, Maria Medvedeva,Chris Pool, Johannes Bjerva, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. GronUP: Groningen User Profiling: Notebook for PAN at CLEF 2016. In Rangel, F., Rosso, P., Verhoeven, B., Daelemans, W., Potthast, M., Stein, B. (eds) Working Notes. Papers of the CLEF 2016 Evaluation Labs. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, pages 846-857. 2016. [Best performing system at the PAN 2016 author profiling competition]

question answering

  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Answer Translation: An Alternative Approach to Cross-Lingual Question Answering. In C. Peters et al. (eds.) Multilingual Information Access for Text, Speech and Images: 7th Workshop of the Cross-Language Evaluation Forum, CLEF 2006. Revised Selected Papers. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, volume 4730, pages 290–299, 2007.
  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Cross-Lingual Question Answering by Answer Translation. In C. Peters (ed.), Working Notes of CLEF 2006, 2006.
  • Kisuh Ahn, Johan Bos, James Curran, Dave Kor, Malvina Nissim, and Bonnie Webber. Question Answering with QED at TREC-2005. In Voorhees and Buckland (eds.), The Fourteenth Text REtrieval Conference, TREC, 2005.

review

  • Malvina Nissim. Review of Christopher Lyons, Definiteness, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1999. Archivio Glottologico Italiano, 88(2), 2002.
  • Malvina Nissim. A proposito di un’opera su semantica e cognizione. Studi e Saggi Linguistici, XXXVI, pp. 211–215, 1996.

semantic relations

  • Fabio Celli and Malvina Nissim. Automatic identification of semantic relations in Italian complex nominals. In H. Bunt (ed.), Proceedings of Eighth International Workshop on Computational Semantics (IWCS-8), Tilburg, The Netherlands, 2009.

semantic roles

  • Johan Bos, Kilian Evang, and Malvina Nissim, Annotating semantic roles in a lexicalised grammar environment, in H. Bunt, editor, Proceedings of the ISA-8 Workshop, Pisa, October, 2012.

semantic web

  • Aldo Gangemi, Harith Alani, Malvina Nissim, Erik Cambria, Diego Reforgiato Recupero, Vitaveska Lanfranchi, and Tomi Kauppinen (eds.). SSA-SMILE 2014, Joint Proceedings of SSA 2014 and SMILE 2014, CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol-1329. 2014.
  • Isabella Chiari, Aldo Gangemi, Elisabetta Jezek, Malvina Nissim, Alessandro Oltramari, Guido Vetere and Fabio Massimo Zanzotto. Senso Comune: a collaborative semantic resource for Italian, in Iryna Gurevych and Jungi Kim, editors, The People’s Web Meets NLP: Collaboratively Constructed Language Resources, Springer Book Series “Theory and Applications of Natural Language Processing", Springer, 2013.
  • Aldo Gangemi, Jos Lehmann, Valentina Presutti, Malvina Nissim, and Carola Catenacci. C-ODO: an OWL meta-model for collaborative ontology design. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Social and Collaborative Construction of Structured Knowledge (CKC), held as part of the 16th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2007), Banff, Canada, 2007.

semantics

  • Ellie Pavlick, Johan Bos, Malvina Nissim, Charley Beller, Ben Van Durme, Chris Callison-Burch. Adding Semantics to Data-driven Paraphrasing. In Proceedings of ACL 2015. Beijing, China. 2015.
  • Malvina Nissim and Paola Pietrandrea (eds.). Proceedings of the IWCS Workshop on Models for the Annotation of Modality (MOMA 2015), held in conjunction with IWCS 2015, London, 2015.
  • Johannes Bjerva, Johan Bos, Rob van der Goot and Malvina Nissim. The Meaning Factory: Formal Semantics for Recognizing Textual Entailment and Determining Semantic Similarity. In Proceedings of SemEval 2014: International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, pp. 642–646, 2014.
  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Combining Discourse Representation Theory with FrameNet. In: R. Rossini Favretti (ed.), Frames, Corpora, and Knowledge Representation, pages 169–183, Bononia University Press, 2008.
  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. An Empirical Approach to the Interpretation of Superlatives. In Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on Emprical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2006), pages 9–17, Sydney, Australia, 2006.
  • Malvina Nissim. Lexical Information and Choice of Determiners. In B.H. Partee., Kim J-Y., and Lander Y., editors, Possessives and Beyond: Semantics and Syntax, pp. 133–152, GLSA Publications, Amherst, Mass, USA, 2004.
  • Malvina Nissim and Katja Markert. Syntactic features and word similarity for supervised metonymy resolution. In Proceedings of the 41st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL-03), pp. 56–63, Sapporo, Japan, 2003.
  • Malvina Nissim. Review of Christopher Lyons, Definiteness, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1999. Archivio Glottologico Italiano, 88(2), 2002.
  • Malvina Nissim. Bridging Definites and Possessives: Distribution of Determiners in Anaphoric Noun Phrases, PhD Thesis, Department of Linguistics, University of Pavia, Italy, 2002.
  • Malvina Nissim. Underlying relations in genitives and bridging. In Eniko Nemeth, editor, Pragmatics in 2000. International Pragmatics Association, Antwerpen, 2001.
  • Malvina Nissim and Andrea Sansò. Discarding expectations when building bridges: The need for a revision procedure. In Proceedings of VEXTAL: Venezia per il Trattamento Automatico delle Lingue, Venice, Italy, November 22–24 1999.
  • Malvina Nissim, Andrea Sansò, and Claudia Soria. Towards a compositional frame semantics. In Proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Science (ECCS99), Siena, Italy, 1999.
  • Malvina Nissim. A proposito di un’opera su semantica e cognizione. Studi e Saggi Linguistici, XXXVI, pp. 211–215, 1996.

senso comune

  • Isabella Chiari, Aldo Gangemi, Elisabetta Jezek, Malvina Nissim, Alessandro Oltramari, Guido Vetere and Fabio Massimo Zanzotto. Senso Comune: a collaborative semantic resource for Italian, in Iryna Gurevych and Jungi Kim, editors, The People’s Web Meets NLP: Collaboratively Constructed Language Resources, Springer Book Series “Theory and Applications of Natural Language Processing", Springer, 2013.

sentiment

  • Pierpaolo Basile, Valerio Basile, Malvina Nissim, Nicole Novielli, and Viviana Patti. In Reda Alhajj and Jon Rokne (eds.), Sentiment Analysis of Microblogging Data Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining. Springer Verlag. 2017.

sentiment analysis

  • Malvina Nissim and Viviana Patti. Semantic Aspects in Sentiment Analysis. In Federico Alberto Pozzi, Elisabetta Fersini, Enza Messina, and Bing Liu (eds.), The Handbook of Sentiment Analysis in Social Networks. Elsevier, 2016.
  • Valerio Basile, Pierpaolo Basile, Malvina Nissim, and Nicole Novielli. Deep Tweets: from Entity Linking to Sentiment Analysis. In Proceedings of CLIC-It 2015. Trento, Italy. 2015.
  • Aldo Gangemi, Harith Alani, Malvina Nissim, Erik Cambria, Diego Reforgiato Recupero, Vitaveska Lanfranchi, and Tomi Kauppinen (eds.). SSA-SMILE 2014, Joint Proceedings of SSA 2014 and SMILE 2014, CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol-1329. 2014.
  • Valerio Basile, Andrea Bolioli, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Paolo Rosso. Overview of the Evalita 2014 SENTIment POLarity Classification Task. In Cristina Bosco, Piero Cosi, Felice Dell’Orletta, Mauro Falcone, Simonetta Montemagni, Maria Simi (eds.), Proceedings of EVALITA 2014, pp. 50–57, 2014.
  • Valerio Basile and Malvina Nissim. Sentiment analysis on Italian tweets. In Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis, held in conjunction with NAACL-HLT 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013.

shared task

  • Artur Kulmizev, Mostafa Abdou, Vinit Ravishankar, and Malvina Nissim. Discriminator at SemEval-2018 Task 10: Minimally Supervised Discrimination. in Proceedings of SemEval 2018. 2018.
  • Malvina Nissim, Lasha Abzianidze, Kilian Evang, Rob van der Goot, Hessel Haagsma, Barbara Plank and Martijn Wieling. Sharing is Caring: The Future of Shared Tasks. Computational Linguistics (Last Words), Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 897–904. December 2017.
  • Artur Kulmizev, Bo Blankers, Johannes Bjerva, Malvina Nissim, Gertjan van Noord, Barbara Plank and Martijn Wieling. The Power of Character N-grams in Native Language Identification. In Proceedings of BEA 2017, co-located with EMNLP 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark. 2017.
  • Angelo Basile, Gareth Dwyer, Maria Medvedeva, Josine Rawee, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. N-GrAM: New Groningen Author-profiling Model. In Working Notes of CLEF 2017, PAN Lab on Digital Text Forensics (CEUR Proceedings). 2017. [Best performing system at the PAN 2017 author profiling competition]
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Rachele Sprugnoli, Franco Cutugno. Evalita Goes Social. Italian Journal of Computational Linguistics, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 93–127. June 2017.
  • Barbara Plank and Malvina Nissim. When silver glitters more than gold: Bootstrapping an Italian part-of-speech tagger for Twitter. In P. Basile et al. (eds), Proceedings of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016). 2016.
  • Mart Busger op Vollenbroek, Talvany Carlotto, Tim Kreutz, Maria Medvedeva,Chris Pool, Johannes Bjerva, Hessel Haagsma, and Malvina Nissim. GronUP: Groningen User Profiling: Notebook for PAN at CLEF 2016. In Rangel, F., Rosso, P., Verhoeven, B., Daelemans, W., Potthast, M., Stein, B. (eds) Working Notes. Papers of the CLEF 2016 Evaluation Labs. CEUR Workshop Proceedings, pages 846-857. 2016. [Best performing system at the PAN 2016 author profiling competition]
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Franco Cutugno, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, and Rachele Sprugnoli. EVALITA 2016: Overview of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian. In P. Basile et al. (eds), Proceedings of the 5th Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016). 2016.
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Franco Cutugno, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Rachele Sprugnoli (eds). Proceedings of the Fifth Evaluation Campaign of Natural Language Processing and Speech Tools for Italian (EVALITA 2016), co-located with CLIC-it 2016, Naples, Italy. aAcademia Press. 2016.
  • Manuela Hürlimann, Benno Weck, Esther van den Berg, Simon Suster and Malvina Nissim. GLAD: Groningen Lightweight Authorship Detection. In CLEF 2015 Working Notes, LNCS, Springer. 2015.
  • Johannes Bjerva, Johan Bos, Rob van der Goot and Malvina Nissim. The Meaning Factory: Formal Semantics for Recognizing Textual Entailment and Determining Semantic Similarity. In Proceedings of SemEval 2014: International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, pp. 642–646, 2014.
  • Valerio Basile, Andrea Bolioli, Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, Paolo Rosso. Overview of the Evalita 2014 SENTIment POLarity Classification Task. In Cristina Bosco, Piero Cosi, Felice Dell’Orletta, Mauro Falcone, Simonetta Montemagni, Maria Simi (eds.), Proceedings of EVALITA 2014, pp. 50–57, 2014.
  • Katja Markert and Malvina Nissim. SemEval-2007 Task 08: Metonymy Resolution at SemEval-2007. In Proceedings of SemEval-2007: 4th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluations, held as part of ACL 2007, pages 36–41, Prague, Czech Republic, 2007.
  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Are two heads better than one? Experiments with Italian part-of-speech labelling. Intelligenza Artificiale 4(2):18-19, 2007.
  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. Cross-Lingual Question Answering by Answer Translation. In C. Peters (ed.), Working Notes of CLEF 2006, 2006.
  • Kisuh Ahn, Johan Bos, James Curran, Dave Kor, Malvina Nissim, and Bonnie Webber. Question Answering with QED at TREC-2005. In Voorhees and Buckland (eds.), The Fourteenth Text REtrieval Conference, TREC, 2005.
  • Jenny Rose Finkel, Huy Nguyen, Christopher Manning, Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, and Gail Sinclair. Exploiting Context for Biomedical Entity Recognition: from Syntax to the Web. In Proceedings of the Joint Workshop on Natural Language Processing in Biomedicine and its Applications, COLING 2004, Geneve, Switzerland, 2004.
  • Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, Jenny Finkel, Claire Grover, and Christopher Manning. A System for Identifying Named Entities in Biomedical Text: How Results from two Evaluations Reflect on both the Systems and the Evaluations. In Proceedings of Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB), European Conference on Computational Biology (ECCB), Glasgow, UK, 2004.

social media

  • Rob van der Goot, Barbara Plank and Malvina Nissim. To Normalize, or Not to Normalize: The Impact of Normalization on Part-of-Speech Tagging. In Proceedings of WNUT 2017, co-located with EMNLP 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark. 2017.
  • Angelo Basile, Tommaso Caselli, and Malvina Nissim. Predicting Controversial News Using Facebook Reactions. In Proceedings of the Fourth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics (CLiC-it 2017). 2017.
  • Pierpaolo Basile, Valerio Basile, Malvina Nissim, Nicole Novielli, and Viviana Patti. In Reda Alhajj and Jon Rokne (eds.), Sentiment Analysis of Microblogging Data Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining. Springer Verlag. 2017.
  • Chris Pool and Malvina Nissim. Distant supervision for emotion detection using Facebook reactions. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Modeling People’s Emotions, Opinions, and Personality in Social Media (PEOPLES 2016), co-located with COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan. 2016.
  • Malvina Nissim and Viviana Patti. Semantic Aspects in Sentiment Analysis. In Federico Alberto Pozzi, Elisabetta Fersini, Enza Messina, and Bing Liu (eds.), The Handbook of Sentiment Analysis in Social Networks. Elsevier, 2016.
  • Malvina Nissim, Viviana Patti, and Barbara Plank (eds). Proceedings of the COLING Workshop on Modeling People’s Emotions, Opinions, and Personality in Social Media (PEOPLES 2016), co-located with COLING 2016, Osaka, Japan. 2016.
  • Tim Kreutz and Malvina Nissim. Catching Events in the Twitter Stream: A showcase of student projects. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Social Media World Sensors (Sideways 2016), in conjunction with LREC 2016. Portorož, Slovenia. 2016.
  • Valerio Basile, Pierpaolo Basile, Malvina Nissim, and Nicole Novielli. Deep Tweets: from Entity Linking to Sentiment Analysis. In Proceedings of CLIC-It 2015. Trento, Italy. 2015.
  • Valerio Basile and Malvina Nissim. Sentiment analysis on Italian tweets. In Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment & Social Media Analysis, held in conjunction with NAACL-HLT 2013, Atlanta, Georgia, 2013.

superlatives

  • Johan Bos and Malvina Nissim. An Empirical Approach to the Interpretation of Superlatives. In Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on Emprical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2006), pages 9–17, Sydney, Australia, 2006.

syntax

  • Jean Carletta, Shipra Dingare, Malvina Nissim, Tatiana Nikitina. Using the NITE XML Toolkit on the Switchboard Corpus to study syntactic choice: a case study. In Proceedings of the 4th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC2004), Lisbon, Portugal, 2004.

text categorisation

  • Marco Del Tredici and Malvina Nissim. A Modular System for Rule-based Text Categorisation. In Proceedings of LREC 2014, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2014.

textual entailment

  • Johannes Bjerva, Johan Bos, Rob van der Goot and Malvina Nissim. The Meaning Factory: Formal Semantics for Recognizing Textual Entailment and Determining Semantic Similarity. In Proceedings of SemEval 2014: International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, pp. 642–646, 2014.

web

  • Malvina Nissim and Johan Bos. Using the Web as a Corpus in Natural Language Processing. In G. Ferrari, R. Benatti, M. Mosca (eds), Linguistica e Modelli Tecnologici di Ricerca, pp 345–351, SLI (Vol 51), Bulzoni, Roma, 2009.