Information Extraction, especially Event Extraction and Relations

[pdf] "Using Context Events in Neural Network Models for Event Temporal Status Identification"

Zeyu Dai, Wenlin Yao and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 8th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP-17)

[pdf] "A Weakly Supervised Approach to Train Temporal Relation Classifiers and Acquire Regular Event Pairs Simultaneously"

Wenlin Yao, Saipravallika Nettyam and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP-17)

[pdf] "Event Coreference Resolution by Iteratively Unfolding Inter-dependencies among Events"

Prafulla Kumar Choubey and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-17)

[pdf] "A Sequential Model for Classifying Temporal Relations between Intra-Sentence Events"

Prafulla Kumar Choubey and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-17)

[pdf] "Towards Accurate Event Detection in Social Media: A Weakly Supervised Approach for Learning Implicit Event Indicators"

Ajit Jain, Girish Kasiviswanathan and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Noisy User-generated Text, co-located with (COLING-16)

[pdf] "Extracting Subevents via an Effective Two-phase Approach"

Allison Badgett and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2016 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-16)

Machine Learning, especially Weakly Supervised (Bootstrapping, Co-training) and Semi-supervised methods

[pdf] "A Weakly Supervised Approach to Train Temporal Relation Classifiers and Acquire Regular Event Pairs Simultaneously"

Wenlin Yao, Saipravallika Nettyam and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP-17)

[pdf] "Detecting Online Hate Speech Using Context Aware Models"

Lei Gao and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP-17)

[pdf] "Towards Accurate Event Detection in Social Media: A Weakly Supervised Approach for Learning Implicit Event Indicators"

Ajit Jain, Girish Kasiviswanathan and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Noisy User-generated Text, co-located with (COLING-16)

Semantics, Discourse, Text understanding

[pdf] "CaseSummarizer: A System for Automated Summarization of Legal Texts"

Seth Polsley, Pooja Jhunjhunwala and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING-16)(demo session)

Educational, Biomedical and Social Science Applications of NLP

[pdf] "Online Deception Detection Refueled by Real World Data Collection"

Wenlin Yao, Zeyu Dai, Ruihong Huang and James Caverlee, in Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP-17)

[pdf] "Detecting Online Hate Speech Using Context Aware Models"

Lei Gao and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP-17)

[pdf] "Towards Accurate Event Detection in Social Media: A Weakly Supervised Approach for Learning Implicit Event Indicators"

Ajit Jain, Girish Kasiviswanathan and Ruihong Huang, in Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Noisy User-generated Text, co-located with (COLING-16)