John Tinsley, B.Sc., Ph.D.
PLuTO Project Co-ordinator
Centre for Next Generation Localisation
Dublin City University

Publications

2010

Tinsley, J., A. Way and P. Sheridan 2010. PLuTO: MT for Online Patent Translation In Proceedings of the 9th Conferences of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas. Denver, CO, USA. [ pdf | ]

Dandapat, S., M. L. Forcada, D. Groves, S. Penkale, J. Tinsley, and A. Way. 2010. OpenMaTrEx: A Free/Open-Source Marker-Driven Example-Based Machine Translation System in Proceedings of IceTAL. Reykjavík, Iceland. pp. 121--126 [ pdf | ]

Tinsley, J.. 2010. Resourcing Machine Translation with Parallel Treebanks Ph.D. Thesis, Dublin City University, Ireland [ pdf | ]

2009

Srivastava, A., D. Groves, S. Penkale and J. Tinsley.. 2009. Evaluating Syntax-Driven Approaches to Phrase Extraction for MT 3rd Workshop on Example-Based Machine Translation. Dublin, Ireland. pp. 19-28 [ pdf | ]

Tinsley, J. and A. Way. 2009. Automatically-Generated Parallel Treebanks and their Exploitability in Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation Machine Translation 34(1):1--22 [ pdf | ]

Tinsley, J., M. Hearne and A. Way. 2009. Parallel Treebanks in Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation In Proceedings of the International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics (CICLing-2009). Mexico City, Mexico. pp.318-331 [pdf | bib ]

2008

Ma, Y., J. Tinsley,, H. Hassan, J. Du and A. Way, 2008. Exploiting Alignment Techniques in MaTrEx: the DCU System for IWSLT08 In Proceedings of the International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT-08), Honolulu, Hawaii. [pdf | bib ]

Tinsley, J., Y. Ma, S. Ozdowska and A. Way, 2008. MaTrEx: the DCU MT System for WMT 2008 In Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation, 46th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL-08), Columbus, Ohio. pp.171-174 [pdf | bib ]

Hearne, M., S. Ozdowska, J. Tinsley, 2008. Comparing Constituency and Dependency Representations for SMT Phrase-Extraction In Actes de la 15éme Conférence Annuelle sur le Traitement Automatique des Langues Naturelles (TALN '08), Avignon, France. [pdf | bib]

2007

Tinsley, J., M. Hearne and A. Way. 2007. Exploiting Parallel Treebanks for use in Statistical Machine Translation In Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories (TLT '07). Bergen, Norway. pp.175-187 [pdf | bib]

Tinsley, J., V. Zhechev, M. Hearne and A. Way. 2007. Robust Language Pair-Independent Sub-Tree Alignment In Machine Translation Summit XI. Copenhagen, Denmark. pp.467-474 [pdf | bib ]

Hearne, M., J. Tinsley, V. Zhechev, and A. Way. 2007. Capturing Translational Divergences with a Statistical Tree-to-Tree Aligner In Proceedings of the 11th Conference on Theoretical and Methodological Issues in Machine Translation. Skövde, Sweden. pp.83-94 [pdf | bib ]


Presentations

CICLing'09, Mexico City, Mexico - Mar 5, 2009 Parallel Treebanks in Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation slides

NCLT Seminar Series, DCU, Ireland - Feb 23, 2009 Parallel Treebanks in Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation slides

MT Lunch Seminar, CMU, Pittsburgh, PA - Jan 13, 2009 Parallel Treebanks in Machine Translation slides

PhD Transfer Presentation, DCU, Ireland - Apr 21, 2008 Parallel Treebanks and their Role in Machine Translation slides

TLT'07, Bergen, Norway - December 7, 2007 Exploiting Parallel Treebanks to Improve Phrase-Based Statistical Machine Translation slides

MT Summit XI, Copenhagen, Denmark - September 12, 2007 Robust Language Pair-Independent Sub-Tree Alignment slides

NCLT Seminar Series, DCU, Ireland - May 9, 2007 Robust Language Pair-Independent Sub-Tree Alignment slides


Awards

Awarded Microsoft Postgraduate Research Scholarship, worth €1610, for work entitled Exploiting Parallel Treebanks to Improve Data-Driven Machine Translation

Activties


Program Committee - MT Journal Special Issue on Pushing the Frontiers of SMT

Member of ACL

Member of EAMT

Program Committee - AMTA 2008 Student Research Workshop

EAMT.org webmaster