Publications


Journal articles

  1. Arefeh Kazemi, Antonio Toral, Andy Way, Amirhassan Monadjemi and Mohammadali Nematbakhsh. Investigating the Relationship between Classification Quality and SMT Performance in Discriminative Reordering Models. Entropy. 2017. [pdf and bibtex]
  2. Arefeh Kazemi, Antonio Toral, Andy Way, Amirhassan Monadjemi and Mohammadali Nematbakhsh. Syntax- and semantic-based reordering in hierarchical phrase-based statistical machine translation. Expert Systems with Applications, volume 84, pp. 186-199. 2017. [pdf and bibtex]
  3. Filip Klubička, Antonio Toral and Víctor M. Sánchez-Cartagena. Fine-Grained Human Evaluation of Neural Versus Phrase-Based Machine Translation. The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics No 108, 2017, pp. 121-132., ISSN 0032-6585, DOI: 10.1515/pralin-2017-0014. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  4. Antonio Toral, Miquel Esplà-Gomis, Filip Klubicka, Nikola Ljubesic, Vassilis Papavassiliou, Prokopis Prokopidis, Raphael Rubino and Andy Way. Crawl and Crowd to Bring Machine Translation to Under-resourced Languages. In Language Resources and Evaluation. ISSN 1574-0218. DOI: 10.1007/s10579-016-9363-6. 2016. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  5. Antonio Toral, Raphael Rubino and Gema Ramírez-Sánchez. Re-assessing the Impact of SMT Techniques with Human Evaluation: a Case Study on English-Croatian Baltic Journal of Modern Computing Vol. 4 (2016), No. 2, pp. 368–375.
  6. Jorge Ferrández-Tordera, Sergio Ortiz-Rojas, Antonio Toral CloudLM: a Cloud-based Language Model for Machine Translation. The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics No 105, 2016, pp. 51-61., ISSN 0032-6585, DOI: 10.1515/pralin-2016-0002. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  7. Antonio Toral and Andy Way. Machine-Assisted Translation of Literary Text: A Case Study. In Translation Spaces Vol. 4:2, 2015, pp. 241–268. John Benjamins. ISSN 2211-3711. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  8. Antonio Toral, Pavel Pecina, Longyue Wang, Josef van Genabith. 2015. Linguistically-augmented Perplexity-based Data Selection for Language Models. In Computer Speech and Language. ISSN 0885-2308. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  9. Antonio Toral, Tommi Pirinen, Andy Way, Raphäel Rubino, Gema Ramírez-Sánchez, Sergio Ortiz-Rojas, Víctor Sánchez-Cartagena, Jorge Ferrández-Tordera, Mikel Forcada, Miquel Esplà-Gomis, Nikola Ljubešić, Filip Klubička, Prokopis Prokopidis and Vassilis Papavassiliou. Automatic Acquisition of Machine Translation Resources in the Abu-MaTran Project. Procesamiento de Lenguaje Natural Journal No 55, 2014, pp. 185-188. ISSN 1135-5948. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  10. Pavel Pecina, Antonio Toral, Vassilis Papavassiliou, Prokopis Prokopidis, Aleš Tamchyna, Andy Way, and Josef van Genabith. 2014. Domain adaptation of statistical machine translation with domain-focused web crawling. Language Resources and Evaluation, Springer Netherlands. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  11. Antonio Toral, Guillermo Latour, Stanislav Gurevich, Mikel Forcada, Gema Ramírez-Sánchez. 2014. Establishing a Linguistic Olympiad in Spain, Year 1. Procesamiento de Lenguaje Natural Journal No 53, 2014, pp. 171-174. ISSN 1135-5948. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  12. Mohammed Attia, Pavel Pecina, Antonio Toral, Josef van Genabith. A corpus-based finite-state morphological toolkit for contemporary arabic. Journal of Logic and Computation, 2013, DOI: 10.1093/logcom/exs070.
  13. Antonio Toral, Sudip Kumar Naskar, Federico Gaspari, Declan Groves. DELiC4MT: A Tool for Diagnostic MT Evaluation over User-defined Linguistic Phenomena. The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics No 98, 2012, pp. 121-131., ISSN 0032-6585, DOI: 10.2478/v10108-012-0014-9. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  14. Marc Poch, Núria Bel, Antonio Toral, Oliver Hamon, Valeria Quochi. Tradução on line. RTI - Redes, Telecom e Instalações No 150, 2012, pp. 22-37. ISSN 1808-3544. [Paper, in Portuguese]
  15. Antonio Toral, Sergio Ferrández, Monica Monachini, Rafael Muñoz. Web 2.0, Language Resources and standards to automatically build a multilingual Named Entity Lexicon. In Language Resources and Evaluation. Available online 18 June 2011, ISSN 1574-020X, DOI: 10.1007/s10579-011-9148-x. [bibtex]
  16. Sergio Ferrández, Antonio Toral, Óscar Ferrández, Antonio Ferrández, Rafael Muñoz. Exploiting Wikipedia and EuroWordNet to Solve Cross-Lingual Question Answering. In Information Sciences. Available online 30 June 2009, ISSN 0020-0255, DOI: 10.1016/j.ins.2009.06.031.
  17. Francesca Bertagna, Antonio Toral, Nicoletta Calzolari. The All-Words WSD Task. In Intelligenza Artificiale, IV(2), pp. 50-52. June 2007, ISSN 1724-8035. [paper-pdf] [presentation-pdf]

Book editorship

  1. Iñaki Alegria, Nora Aranberri, Cristina España-Bonet, Pablo Gamallo, Eva Martínez Garcia, Hugo Gonçalo Oliveira, Iñaki San Vicente, Antonio Toral and Arkaitz Zubiaga (eds.) Proceedings of the Tweet Translation Workshop 2015, co-located with the 31st Conference of the Spanish Society for Natural Language Processing (Alicante, Spain, 15 September 2015). 50pp., CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2015. [book-html]
  2. Calzolari, N.; Baroni, A.; Bel, N.; Budin, G.; Choukri, K.; Goggi, S; Mariani, J.; Monachini, M.; Odijk, J.E.J.M.; Piperidis, S; Quochi, V.; Soria, C.; Toral, A. (eds.) Proceedings of The European Language Resources and Technologies Forum: Shaping the Future of the Multilingual Digital Europe (Vienna, 12-13 February 2009). 105 pp., ILC-CNR, 2009. [book-pdf]

Book chapters

  1. Nicoletta Calzolari, Monica Monachini, Valeria Quochi, Claudia Soria, Antonio Toral. Lexicons, Terminologies, Ontologies: Reflections from Experiences in Resource Construction. In Dershowitz, N. and Nissan, E. (eds.). Language, Culture, Computation: Computational Linguistics and Linguistics. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. pp. 103-121. 2014. ISBN 978-3-642-45326-7. [paper-pdf]
  2. Óscar Ferrández, Zornitsa Kozareva, Antonio Toral, Rafael Muñoz, Andrés Montoyo. Tackling HAREM's Portuguese Named Entity Recognition task with Spanish resources. In Santos, Diana & Nuno Cardoso (eds.). Reconhecimento de entidades mencionadas em português: Documentação e actas do HAREM, a primeira avaliação conjunta na área. pp. 137-144. September 2008. ISBN 978-989-20-1297-1.
  3. Sergio Ferrández, Antonio Toral, Óscar Ferrández, Antonio Ferrández, Rafael Muñoz. Applying Wikipedia's Multilingual Knowledge to Cross-Lingual Question Answering. In Natural Language Processing and Information Systems (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). pp. 352-363. 2007. [paper-pdf]
  4. Óscar Ferrández, Antonio Toral. Fine tuning features and post-processing rules to improve Named Entity Recognition. In Natural Language Processing and Information Systems (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). pp. 176-185. 2006. [paper-pdf]
  5. Oscar Ferrández, Zornitsa Kozareva, Antonio Toral, Elisa Noguera, Andres Montoyo, Rafael Muñoz, Fernando Llopis. University of Alicante at GeoCLEF 2005. In Accessing Multilingual Information Repositories (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). pp. 924-927. 2006.
  6. Antonio Toral, Elisa Noguera, Fernando Llopis, Rafael Muñoz. Improving Question Answering Using Named Entity Recognition. In Natural Language Processing and Information Systems (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). pp. 181-191. 2005. [presentation-pdf] [bibtex]
  7. Fernando Llopis, Héctor García Puigcerver, Mariano Cano, Antonio Toral, Héctor Espí. IR-n System, a Passage Retrieval Architecture. In Text, Speech and Dialogue (Lecture Notes in Computer Science). pp. 57-64. 2004.

Conferences and workshops

    2017

  1. Antonio Toral and Víctor M. Sánchez-Cartagena. A Multifaceted Evaluation of Neural versus Statistical Machine Translation for 9 Language Directions. In Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. València (Spain). April 2017. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  2. 2016

  3. Antonio Toral and Andy Way. Pilot on Machine-assisted Translation of Novels with Post-editing Accepted for the 8th Conference of the European Society for Translation Studies. Aarhus (Denmark). September 2016.
  4. Víctor M. Sánchez-Cartagena and Antonio Toral. Abu-MaTran at WMT 2016 Translation Task: Deep Learning, Morphological Segmentation and Tuning on Character Sequences. To appear in Proceedings of the 1st Conference on Machine Translation (WMT16). [code, tuning on character sequences]
  5. Nikola Ljubešić, Miquel Esplà-Gomis, Antonio Toral, Sergio Ortiz Rojas and Filip Klubička. Producing monolingual web corpora and bitext at the same time -- SpiderLing and bitextor's love affair. In Proceedings of the 10th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. Portorož (Slovenia). May 2016. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  6. Iñaki San Vicente, Iñaki Alegria, Cristina España-Bonet, Pablo Gamallo, Hugo Gonçalo Oliveira, Eva Martinez Garcia, Antonio Toral and Arkaitz Zubiaga. TweetMT: A parallel microblog corpus. In Proceedings of the 10th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. Portorož (Slovenia). May 2016. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  7. Meritxell Fernández-Barrera, Vladimir Popescu, Antonio Toral, Federico Gaspari and Khalid Choukri. Enhancing Cross-border EU e-commerce through Machine Translation: Needed Language Resources, Challenges and Opportunities. In Proceedings of the 10th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. Portorož (Slovenia). May 2016. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  8. Arefeh Kazemi, Antonio Toral and Andy Way. Using Wordnet to Improve Reordering in Hierarchical Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 8th Global WordNet Conference. Bucarest (Romania). January 2016. [paper-pdf] [slides-pptx]
  9. Tommi A Pirinen, Antonio Toral and Raphael Rubino. Rule-Based and Statistical Morph Segments in English-to-Finnish SMT. In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Computational Linguistics for Uralic Languages. Szeged (Hungary). January 2016. [paper-pdf]
  10. 2015

  11. Antonio Toral, Xiaofeng Wu, Tommi Pirinen, Zhengwei Qiu, Ergun Bicici and Jinhua Du. Dublin City University at the TweetMT 2015 Shared Task. In Proceedings of the Tweet Translation Workshop, at SEPLN. Alicante (Spain). September 2015. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  12. Iñaki Alegria, Nora Aranberri, Cristina España-Bonet, Pablo Gamallo, Hugo Gonçalo Oliveira, Eva Martínez Garcia, Iñaki San Vicente, Antonio Toral and Arkaitz Zubiaga Overview of TweetMT: A Shared Task on Machine Translation of Tweets at SEPLN 2015 8-19. In Proceedings of the Tweet Translation Workshop, at SEPLN. Alicante (Spain). September 2015. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  13. Raphael Rubino, Tommi Pirinen, Miquel Esplà-Gomis, Nikola Ljubešić, Sergio Ortiz-Rojas, Vassilis Papavassiliou, Prokopis Prokopidis and Antonio Toral. Abu-MaTran at WMT 2015 Translation Task: Morphological Segmentation and Web Crawling. in Proceedings of the 10th Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation, Association for Computational Linguistics. Lisbon (Portugal). September 2015.
  14. Antonio Toral and Andy Way. Translating Literary Text between Related Languages using SMT. In Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Computational Linguistics for Literature, at NAACL. Denver (Colorado). June 2015. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  15. Arefeh Kazemi, Antonio Toral, Andy Way, Amirhassan Monadjemi and Mohammadali Nematbakhsh. Dependency-based Reordering Model for Constituent Pairs in Hierarchical SMT. In Proceedings of the 18th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT). Antalya (Turkey). May 2015. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  16. Raphael Rubino, Miquel Esplà-Gomis, Antonio Toral, Vasilis Papavasiliou and Prokopis Prokopidis. DIY Domain Specific Parallel Corpora for Translators. In Proceedings of the IV International Conference on Corpus Use and Learning to Translate (CULT). Alacant (Spain). May 2015.
  17. 2014

  18. Antonio Toral and Andy Way. Is Machine Translation Ready for Literature? In Proceedings of Translating and the Computer 36. London (UK). November 2014.
  19. Federico Gaspari, Antonio Toral, Sudip Kumar Naskar, Declan Groves and Andy Way. 2014. Perception vs Reality: Measuring Machine Translation Post-Editing Productivity. In Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Post-editing Technology and Practice, Association for Machine Translation in the Americas. Vancouver (Canada). October 2014. [paper-pdf]
  20. Antonio Toral, Raphael Rubino, Miquel Esplà-Gomis, Tommi Pirinen, Andy Way, Gema Ramírez-Sánchez. 2014. Extrinsic Evaluation of Web-Crawlers in Machine Translation: a Case Study on Croatian–English for the Tourism Domain. In Proceedings of the 16th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation. Dubrovnik (Croatia). June 2014. [paper-pdf]
  21. Raphael Rubino, Antonio Toral, Victor M. Sánchez-Cartagena, Jorge Ferrández-Tordera, Sergio Ortiz-Rojas, Gema Ramírez-Sánchez, Felipe Sánchez-Martínez, Andy Way. 2014. Abu-MaTran at WMT 2014 Translation Task: Two-step Data Selection and RBMT-Style Synthetic Rules. In Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation, Association for Computational Linguistics. Baltimore (USA). June 2014. [paper-pdf] [poster-pdf] [bibtex]
  22. Antonio Toral. 2014. TLAXCALA: a multilingual corpus of independent news. In Proceedings of the 9th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. Reykjavik (Iceland). May 2014. [paper-pdf] [poster-pdf] [bibtex]
  23. Raphael Rubino, Antonio Toral, Nikola Ljubešić and Gema Ramírez-Sánchez. 2014. Quality Estimation for Synthetic Parallel Data Generation. In Proceedings of the 9th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. Reykjavik (Iceland). May 2014. [paper-pdf] [poster-pdf] [bibtex]
  24. Nikola Ljubešić and Antonio Toral. 2014. caWaC – A web corpus of Catalan and its application to language modeling and machine translation. In Proceedings of the 9th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. Reykjavik (Iceland). May 2014. [paper-pdf] [poster-pdf] [bibtex]
  25. Federico Gaspari, Antonio Toral, Arle Lommel, Stephen Doherty, Josef van Genabith, Andy Way. 2014. Relating Translation Quality Barriers to Source-Text Properties. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Automatic and Manual Metrics for Operational Translation Evaluation, LREC. Reykjavik (Iceland). May 2014. [proceedings-pdf] [poster-pdf]
  26. Aswarth Abhilash Dara, Josef van Genabith, Qun Liu, John Judge, Antonio Toral. 2014. Active Learning for Post-Editing Based Incrementally Retrained MT. In Proceedings of the 14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, volume 2: Short Papers. Gothenburg (Sweden). April 2014. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  27. 2013

  28. Sudip Kumar Naskar, Antonio Toral, Federico Gaspari, Declan Groves. 2013. Meta-Evaluation of a Diagnostic Quality Metric for Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 14th Machine Translation Summit. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  29. Antonio Toral. 2013. Hybrid Selection of Language Model Training Data Using Linguistic Information and Perplexity. In Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Hybrid Approaches to Translation, Association for Computational Linguistics. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  30. Raphael Rubino, Antonio Toral, Santiago Cortés Vaíllo, Jun Xie, Xiaofeng Wu, Stephen Doherty, Qun Liu. 2013. The CNGL-DCU-Prompsit Translation Systems for WMT13. In Proceedings of the Eighth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation, Association for Computational Linguistics. [paper-pdf] [poster-pdf] [bibtex]
  31. Antonio Toral, Sudip Kumar Naskar, Joris Vreeke, Federico Gaspari, Declan Groves. 2013. A Web Application for the Diagnostic Evaluation of Machine Translation over Specific Linguistic Phenomena. In Proceedings of the 2013 NAACL HLT Demonstration Session. [paper-pdf] [poster-pdf] [bibtex]
  32. Renu Balyan, Sudip Kumar Naskar, Antonio Toral and Niladri Chatterjee. A Diagnostic Evaluation Approach for English to Hindi MT using Linguistic Checkpoints and Error Rates.. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics (CICLing 2013). Samos, Greece. 2013. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  33. 2012

  34. Pavel Pecina, Antonio Toral, and Josef van Genabith. Simple and Effective Parameter Tuning for Domain Adaptation of Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2012). Mumbai, India. 2012. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  35. Tsuyoshi Okita, Antonio Toral and Josef van Genabith. Topic Modeling-based Domain Adaptation for System Combination. In Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Applying Machine Learning Techniques to Optimise the Division of Labour in Hybrid MT (ML4HMT-12), COLING 2012.
  36. Renu Balyan, Sudip Kumar Naskar, Antonio Toral and Niladri Chatterjee. A Diagnostic Evaluation Approach Targeting MT Systems for Indian Languages. In Proceedings of the Workshop on MT and Parsing in Indian Languages, COLING 2012. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  37. Antonio Toral, Leroy Finn, Dominic Jones, Pavel Pecina, David Lewis, Declan Groves. Retraining Machine Translation with Post-edits to Increase Post-editing Productivity in Content Management Systems. International Workshop on Expertise in Translation and Post-editing Research and Application. Copenhagen (Denmark). August 2012.
  38. Antonio Toral. Pivot-based Machine Translation between Statistical and Black Box systems. In Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation. Trento (Italy). May 2012. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  39. Antonio Toral, Marc Poch, Gregor Thurmair and Pavel Pecina. Efficiency-based evaluation of aligners for industrial applications. In Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation. Trento (Italy). May 2012. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  40. Pavel Pecina, Antonio Toral, Josef van Genabith, Vassilis Papavassiliou and Prokopis Prokopidis. Domain Adaptation of Statistical Machine Translation using Web-Crawled Resources: A Case Study. In Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation. Trento (Italy). May 2012. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  41. Marc Poch, Antonio Toral and Núria Bel. Language Resources Factory: case study on the acquisition of Translation Memories. In Proceedings of the 13th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (demo track). Avignon, France. 2012. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  42. Marc Poch, Antonio Toral, Olivier Hamon, Valeria Quochi and Núria Bel. Towards a User-Friendly Platform for Building Language Resources based on Web Services. In Proceedings of the 8th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2012). Istanbul (Turkey). May 2012.
  43. Núria Bel, Vassilis Papavasiliou, Prokopis Prokopidis, Antonio Toral and Victoria Arranz. Mining and exploiting domain-specific corpora in the PANACEA platform. [BUCC 2012] The 5th Workshop on Building and Using Comparable Corpora: "Language Resources for Machine Translation in Less-Resourced Languages and Domains", LREC 2012 Workshop. Istanbul (Turkey). pp.24-26. 2012. [paper-pdf]
  44. 2011

  45. Federico Gaspari, Antonio Toral and Sudip Kumar Naskar. User-Focused Task-Oriented MT Evaluation for Wikis: A Case Study. In Proceedings of the Third Joint EM+/CNGL Workshop. Luxembourg. pp. 13-21. October 2011. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  46. Sudip Kumar Naskar, Antonio Toral, Federico Gaspari and Andy Way. A Framework for Diagnostic Evaluation of MT based on Linguistic Checkpoints. In Proceedings of the 13th Machine Translation Summit. Xiamen (China). pp. 529-536. September 2011. [paper-pdf] [presentation-pdf] [bibtex]
  47. Antonio Toral, Marc Poch, Pavel Pecina and Andy Way. Towards a User-Friendly Webservice Architecture for Statistical Machine Translation in the PANACEA project. In Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation. Leuven (Belgium). May 2011. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  48. Antonio Toral, Federico Gaspari, Sudip Kumar Naskar and Andy Way. A Comparative Evaluation of Research vs. Online MT Systems. In Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation. Leuven (Belgium). May 2011. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  49. Pavel Pecina, Antonio Toral, Andy Way, Prokopis Prokopidis and Vassilis Papavassiliou. Towards Using Web-Crawled Data for Domain Adaptation in Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation. Leuven (Belgium). May 2011. [paper-pdf] [bibtex]
  50. Mohammed Attia, Pavel Pecina, Lamia Tounsi, Antonio Toral, Josef van Genabith. Lexical Profiling for Arabic. Electronic Lexicography in the 21st Century. Bled, Slovenia. 2011. [Forthcoming]
  51. Mohammed Attia, Pavel Pecina, Lamia Tounsi, Antonio Toral, Josef van Genabith. A Lexical Database for Modern Standard Arabic Interoperable with a Finite State Morphological Transducer. The Workshop on Systems and Frameworks for Computational Morphology (SFCM). Zurich, Switzerland. 2011. [Forthcoming]
  52. Antonio Toral and Andy Way. Automatic acquisition of Named Entities for Rule-Based Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Free/Open-Source Rule-Based Machine Translation. Barcelona (Spain). pp. 37-44. January 2011. [paper-pdf] [presentation-pdf]
  53. Antonio Toral, Mireia Ginestí-Rosell and Francis Tyers. An Italian to Catalan RBMT system reusing data from existing language pairs. In Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Free/Open-Source Rule-Based Machine Translation. Barcelona (Spain). pp. 77-81. January 2011. [paper-pdf] [presentation-pdf]
  54. 2010

  55. Mohammed Attia, Antonio Toral, Lamia Tounsi, Pavel Pecina and Josef van Genabith. Automatic Extraction of Arabic Multiword Expressions. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Multiword Expressions: from Theory to Applications (MWE 2010), COLING 2010. [paper-pdf][bibtex]
  56. Mohammed Attia, Antonio Toral, Lamia Tounsi, Monica Monachini and Josef van Genabith. An automatically built Named Entity lexicon for Arabic. In Proceedings of the 7th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2010). Valletta (Malta). May 2010.[paper-pdf][bibtex]
  57. Antonio Toral, Stefania Bracale, Monica Monachini, Claudia Soria. Rejuvenating the Italian WordNet: upgrading, standarising, extending. In Proceedings of the 5th Global WordNet Conference. Bombay (India). January 2010. [paper-pdf]
  58. Antonio Toral, Monica Monachini, Claudia Soria, Montse Cuadros, German Rigau, Wauter Bosma, Piek Vossen. Linking a domain thesaurus to WordNet and conversion to WordNet-LMF. In Proceedings of the 5th Joint ISO-ACL/SIGSEM Workshop on Interoperable Semantic Annotation, in conjunction with the Second International Conference on Global Interoperability for Language Resources (ICGL 10), Hong Kong, January 2010.
  59. Riccardo Del Gratta, Luca D'Onofrio, Roberto Bartolini, Tommaso Caselli, Alessandro Enea, Monica Monachini, Valeria Quochi, Claudia Soria, Antonio Toral and Nicoletta Calzolari. A Web-based Architecture for Interoperability of Lexical Resources. In Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Global Interoperability for Language Resources (ICGL 10), Hong Kong, January 2010.
  60. 2009

  61. Antonio Toral. The Lexical Substitution task at EVALITA 2009. EVALITA workshop, 11th Congress of Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence. Reggio Emilia (Italy). December 2009. [paper-pdf] [presentation-pdf]
  62. Óscar Ferrández, Antonio Toral, Rafael Muñoz. Exploiting Lexical Measures and a Semantic LR to Tackle Textual Entailment in Italian. EVALITA workshop, 11th Congress of Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence. Reggio Emilia (Italy). December 2009. [paper-pdf]
  63. Antonio Toral, Monica Monachini, Aitor Soroa, German Rigau. Studying the role of Qualia Relations for Word Sense Disambiguation. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Generative Approaches to the Lexicon. Pisa (Italy). September 2009. [paper-pdf]
  64. Antonio Toral, Óscar Ferrández, Eneko Agirre, Rafael Muñoz. A study on Linking and disambiguating Wikipedia categories to Wordnet using text similarity". In Proceedings of RANLP 09. Borovets (Bulgaria). September 2009. [paper-pdf]
  65. Eneko Agirre, Oier Lopez de Lacalle, Christiane Fellbaum, Andrea Marchetti, Antonio Toral and Piek Vossen. SemEval-2010 Task 17: All-words Word Sense Disambiguation on a Specific Domain. In SEW-2009 - Semantic Evaluations: Recent Achievements and Future Directions, Workshop of the NAACL HLT 2009 conference. Boulder, Colorado (USA). June 2009.
  66. 2008

  67. Antonio Toral, Valeria Quochi, Riccardo Del Gratta, Monica Monachini, Claudia Soria and Nicoletta Calzolari. Lexically-based Ontologies and Ontologically Based Lexicons. In Proceedings of the 10th Congress of Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence. Cagliari (Italy). pp. 49-59. September 2008.
  68. Antonio Toral, Rafael Muñoz, Monica Monachini. Named Entity WordNet. In Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. Marrakech (Morocco). May 2008. [paper-pdf] [presentation-pdf] [bibtex]
  69. Nilda Ruimy, Antonio Toral. More semantic links in the SIMPLE-CLIPS database. In Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. Marrakech (Morocco). May 2008.
  70. Riccardo del Gratta, Nilda Ruimy, Antonio Toral. Simple-Clips ongoing research: more information with less data by implementing inheritance. In Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. Marrakech (Morocco). May 2008.
  71. Bernardo Magnini, Amedeo Cappelli, Fabio Tamburini, Cristina Bosco, Alessandro Mazzei, Vincenzo Lombardo, Francesca Bertagna, Nicoletta Calzolari, Antonio Toral, Valentina Bartalesi Lenzi, Rachele Sprugnoli and Manuela Speranza. Evaluation of Natural Language Tools for Italian: EVALITA 2007. In Proceedings of the 6th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. Marrakech (Morocco). May 2008.
  72. 2007

  73. Antonio Toral, Monica Monachini, Rafael Muñoz. Automatically converting and enriching a computational lexicon Ontology for NLP semantic tasks. In Proceedings of the 3rd Language and Technology Conference. Poznan (Poland). pp. 216-220. October 2007. [bibtex]
  74. Antonio Toral, Rafael Muñoz. Towards a Named Entity Wordnet (NEWN). In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP). Borovets (Bulgaria). pp. 604-608 . September 2007. [poster-pdf]
  75. Antonio Toral, Monica Monachini. Formalising and Bottom-up Enriching the Ontology of a Generative Lexicon. In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP). Borovets (Bulgaria). pp. 599-603. September 2007.
  76. Antonio Toral, Monica Monachini. SIMPLE-OWL: a Generative Lexicon Ontology for NLP and the Semantic Web. Workshop of Cooperative Construction of Linguistic Knowledge Bases, 10th Congress of Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence. Rome (Italy). September 2007. [paper-pdf]
  77. 2006

  78. Antonio Toral, Óscar Ferrández, Elisa Noguera, Zornitsa Kozareva, Andrés Montoyo, Rafael Muñoz. Geographic IR helped by Structured Geospatial Knowledge Resources. In Working notes of CLEF 2006. Alicante (Spain). September 2006. [presentation-pdf]
  79. Antonio Toral, Georgiana Puscasu, Lorenza Moreno, Rubén Izquierdo, Estela Saquete. University of Alicante at WiQA 2006. In Working notes of CLEF 2006. Alicante (Spain). September 2006. [poster-pdf]
  80. Manuel García-Vega, Miguel A. García-Cumbreras, L. Alfonso Ureña-López, José M. Perea-Ortega, F. Javier Ariza-López, Óscar Ferrández, Antonio Toral, Zornitsa Kozareva, Elisa Noguera, Andrés Montoyo, Rafael Muñoz, Davide Buscaldi, Paolo Rosso. R2D2 at GeoCLEF 2006: a mixed approach. In Working notes of CLEF 2006. Alicante (Spain). September 2006.
  81. Antonio Toral, Rafael Muñoz. A proposal to automatically build and maintain gazetteers for Named Entity Recognition using Wikipedia. Workshop on New Text, 11th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Trento (Italy). April 2006. [paper-pdf]
  82. 2005

  83. Antonio Toral, Rafael Muñoz, Andrés Montoyo. Weak Named Entities Recognition using morphology and syntax. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP). Borovets (Bulgaria). September 2005. [poster-pdf]
  84. Antonio Toral, Sergio Ferrández, Andrés Montoyo. EAGLES compliant tagset for the morphosyntactic tagging of Esperanto. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP). Borovets (Bulgaria). September 2005. [poster-pdf]
  85. Elisa Noguera, Antonio Toral, Fernando Llopis, Rafael Muñoz. Reducing Question Answering input data using Named Entity Recognition. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Text, Speech & Dialogue. Karlovy Vary (Czech Republic). pp. 428-434. September 2005.
  86. Antonio Toral. DRAMNERI: a free knowledge based tool to Named Entity Recognition. In Proceedings of the 1st Free Software Technologies Conference. A Coruña (Spain). pp. 27-32. July 2005. [paper-pdf] [presentation-pdf] [bibtex]