* Dan Flickinger

Senior Research Associate at the Center for the Study of Language and Information (CSLI) and Project Manager of the LinGO Laboratory at CSLI, Stanford University,

* Dan Flickinger
CSLI, Cordura Hall
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305-2150
USA

* E-mail: danf at stanford.edu

* Phone: 650-723-9320, Fax: 650-725-2166

Publications:

Flickinger, Dan and Thomas Wasow (2013) A Corpus-driven Anaysis of the Do-Be Construction, in P. Hofmeister and E. Norcliffe, eds. The Core and the Periphery: Data-driven Perspectives on Syntax Inspired by Ivan A. Sag, pp. 35--64. CSLI Publications, Stanford.

Flickinger, Dan, Valia Kordoni, and Yi Zhang (2012) DeepBank: A Dynamically Annotated Treebank of the Wall Street Journal, in Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories, Lisbon.

Flickinger, Dan, Valia. Kordoni, Yi Zhang, Anotonio Branco, Kiril Simov, Petya Osenova, C. Carvalheiro, Francisco Costa, and S. Castro (2012) ParDeepBank: Multiple Parallel Deep Treebanking, in Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories, Lisbon.

Alahverdzhieva, Katya, Dan Flickinger, and Alex Lascarides (2012) Multimodal Grammar Implementation, in Proceedings of the North American Association for Computational Linguistics/Human Language Technology (NAACL/HLT 2012), Montreal.

Read, Jonathan, Dan Flickinger, Rebecca Dridan, Stephan Oepen, and Lilja Ovrelid (2012) The WeSearch Corpus, Treebank and Treecache: A comprehensive sample of user-generated content, in Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. Istanbul.

Suppes, Patrick, Dan Flickinger, Elizabeth Macken, Jeanette Cook, and Tie Liang (2012) Description of the EPGY Stanford University Online Courses for Mathematics and the Language Arts, in Proceedings of the International Society for Technology in Education, San Diego.

Flickinger, Dan (2011) Accuracy vs. Robustness in Grammar Engineering, in E.M. Bender and J.E. Arnold, eds. Language from a Cognitive Perspective: Grammar, Usage, and Processing, pp. 31--50. CSLI Publications, Stanford.

Flickinger, Dan (2011) Modeling Ungrammaticality in a Precise Grammar of English, in Proceedings of the Symposium on Inconsistency Robustness, Stanford. [Internet]. Version 181. Knol. 2011 Oct 26. Available from: http://knol.google.com/k/inconsistency-robustness/inconsistency-robustness-2011/1sx0o2as3axsf/1.

Bender, Emily M., Dan Flickinger, Stephan Oepen, and Yi Zhang (2011) Parser Evaluation over Local and Non-Local Deep Dependencies in a Large Corpus, in Proceedings of EMNLP 2011: Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing. Edinburgh, Scotland.

Bender, Emily M., Dan Flickinger, and Stephan Oepen (2011) Grammar Engineering and Linguistic Hypothesis Testing: Computational Support for Complexity in Syntactic Analysis, in E.M. Bender and J.E. Arnold, eds. Language from a Cognitive Perspective: Grammar, Usage, and Processing, pp. 5--30. CSLI Publications, Stanford.

Bond, Francis, Stephan Oepen, E. Nichols, Dan Flickinger, Erik Velldal, and Petter Haugereid (2011). Deep open source machine translation. Machine Translation 25.2. (Special Issue on Open source Machine Translation), pp. 87--105.

MacKinlay, Andres, Rebecca Dridan, Dan Flickinger and Timothy Baldwin (2011) Cross-Domain Effects on Parse Selection for Precision Grammars, Research on Language and Computation. Springer, The Netherlands.

Flickinger, Dan, Stephan Oepen, and Gisle Ytrestoel (2010) WikiWoods: Syntacto-Semantic Annotation for English Wikipedia, in Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation. Malta.

Copestake, Ann and Dan Flickinger (2010) Features and Computational Semantics, in Anne Kibort and Greville Corbett, eds., Features: Perspectives on a Key Notion in Linguistics, Oxford University Press, pp. 221-235.

Kay, Martin (2010) Collected Papers of Martin Kay: A Half-Century of Computational Linguistics, edited by Dan Flickinger and Stephan Oepen. CSLI Publications, Stanford.

Flickinger, Dan, Richa Bhayani and Stanley Peters (2009) Sentence boundary detection in spoken dialogue. Technical report TR-09-06.CSLI. CSLI, Stanford.

Ytrestoel, Gisle, Dan Flickinger, and Stephan Oepen (2009) Extracting and Annotating Wikipedia Sub-Domains: Towards a New eScience Community Resource, in Proceedings of the Seventh International Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theory, Groningen, pp. 185-197.

Adolphs, Peter, Stephan Oepen, Ulrich Callmeier, Berthold Crysmann, Dan Flickinger, and Bernd Kiefer (2008) Some Fine Points of Hybrid Natural Language Parsing, in Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, Marakesh, Morocco.

Crysmann, Berthold, Nuria Bartomeu, Peter Adolphs, Dan Flickinger, and Tina Kluewer (2008) Hybrid Processing for Grammar and Style Checking, in Proceedings of COLING 2008, Manchester, England.

Flickinger, Dan (2008) Transparent Heads, in Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar, Keihanna, Japan.

Flickinger, Dan (2008) Toward a cross-framework parser annotation standard, in Proceedings of the Workshop on Cross-Framework and Cross-Domain Parser Evaluation, COLING 2008, Manchester, England.

Sag, Ivan A. and Dan Flickinger (2008) Generating Questions with Deep Reversible Grammars, in Proceedings of the NSF Workshop on the Question Generation Shared Task and Evaluation Challenge. Arlington, VA.

Hashimoto, Chikara, Francis Bond, and Dan Flickinger (2007) The Lextype DB: A Web-based Framework for Supporting Collaborative Multilingual Grammar and Treebank Development, in Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Intercultural Collaboration, Kyoto.

Oepen, Stephan, Erik Velldal, Jan Tore Loenning, Paul Meurer, Victoria Rosen and Dan Flickinger (2007) Towards Hybrid Quality-Oriented Machine Translation: On Linguistics and Probabilities in MT, in Proceedings of Theoretical and Methodological Issues in Machine Translation, Skovde, Sweden.

Baldwin, Timothy, John Beavers, Leonoor van der Beek, Francis Bond, Dan Flickinger and Ivan A. Sag (2006) In Search of a Systematic Treatment of Determinerless PPs, In Patrick Saint-Dizier (ed.) Computational Linguistics Dimensions of Syntax and Semantics of Prepositions, Kluwer Academic.

Flickinger, Dan (2006) Identifying complex phenomena in a corpus via a treebank lens, in Proceedings of the 11th European Association for Machine Translation, Oslo, pp. 125-130.

Flickinger, Dan (2006) Dimensions of Deep Grammar Validation, in Proceedings of the Australasian Language Technology Workshop 2005, Sydney, pp. 1-3.

Baldwin, Timothy, John Beavers, Emily M. Bender, Dan Flickinger, Ara Kim and Stephan Oepen (2005) Beauty and the Beast: What running a broad-coverage precision grammar over the BNC taught us about the grammar — and the corpus, in Linguistic Evidence: Empirical, Theoretical, and Computational Perspectives, Mouton de Gruyter.

Bender, Emily M. and Dan Flickinger (2005) Rapid Prototyping of Scalable Grammars: Towards Modularity in Extensions to a Grammar-Independent Core, in Proceedings of IJCNLP 2005: Companion Volume, Jeju, Korea.

Bender, Emily M., Dan Flickinger, Frederik Fouvry, and Melani Siegel (2005) Shared Representation in Multilingual Grammar Engineering, in Journal of Research on Language and Computation 3.2, pp. 131-138.

Bond, Francis, Stephan Oepen, Melanie Siegel, Ann Copestake and Dan Flickinger (2005) Open Source Machine Translation with DELPH-IN, in Proceedings of the Open-Source Machine Translation Workshop at the 10th Machine Translation Summit, Phuket, Thailand, pp. 15-22.

Copestake, Ann, Dan Flickinger, Carl Pollard, Ivan A. Sag (2005) Minimal Recursion Semantics: An Introduction, in Journal of Research on Language and Computation 3(4), pp. 281-332.

Flickinger, Dan, Alexander Koller and Stefan Thater (2005) A New Well-Formedness Criterion for Semantic Debugging, in S. Mueller (ed.) Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on HPSG. CSLI Publications: Stanford, pp. 129-142.

Flickinger, Dan, Jan Tore Loenning, Helge Dyvik, Stephan Oepen and Francis Bond (2005) SEM-I Rational MT: Enriching Deep Grammars with a Semantic Interface for Scalable Machine Translation, in Proceedings of MT Summit X, Phuket, Thailand, pp. 165-172.

Nichols, Eric, Francis Bond and Dan Flickinger (2005) Robust Ontology Acquisition from Machine-Readable Dictionaries, in Proceedings of the 19th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Edinburgh, pp. 1111-1116.

Oepen, Stephan, Helge Dyvik, Dan Flickinger, Jan Tore Loenning, Paul Meurer and Victoria Rosen (2005). Holistic Regression Testing for High-Quality MT: Some Methodological and Technological Reflections, in Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation, Budapest.

Toutanova, Kristina, Christopher D. Manning, Dan Flickinger, and Stephan Oepen (2005) Stochastic HPSG Parse Disambiguation using the Redwoods Corpus, in Journal of Research on Language and Computation 3.1, pp. 83-105.

Baldwin, Timothy, John Beavers, Emily M. Bender, Dan Flickinger, Ara Kim and Stephan Oepen (2004) Beauty and the Beast: What running a broad-coverage precision grammar over the BNC taught us about the grammar — and the corpus, In Proceedings of the International Conference on Linguistic Evidence: Empirical, Theoretical, and Computational Perspectives, Tübingen, Germany.

Baldwin, Timothy, Emily M. Bender, Dan Flickinger, Ara Kim and Stephan Oepen (2004) Road-testing the English Resource Grammar over the British National Corpus, In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2004), Lisbon, Portugal.

Bender, Emily M., Dan Flickinger, Stephan Oepen and Annemarie Walsh (2004) Arboretum: Using a precision grammar for grammar checking in CALL. In Proceedings of the InSTIL/ICALL Symposium 2004.

Bender, Emily M., Dan Flickinger, Jeff Good and Ivan A. Sag (2004) Montage: Leveraging Advances in Grammar Engineering, Linguistic Ontologies, and Mark-up for the Documentation of Underdescribed Languages. Proceedings of the LREC 2004 Workshop on First Steps for Language Documentation of Minority Languages: Computational Linguistic Tools for Morphology, Lexicon and Corpus Compilation, Lisbon, Portugal.

Oepen, Stephan, Dan Flickinger and Francis Bond (2004) Towards Holistic Grammar Engineering and Testing — Grafting Treebank Maintenance into the Grammar Revision Cycle, In Beyond Shallow Analyses — Formalisms and Satitistical Modelling for Deep Analysis (Workshop at IJCNLP-2004), Sanya, China.

Baldwin, Timothy, John Beavers, Leonoor van der Beek, Francis Bond, Dan Flickinger and Ivan A. Sag (2003) In Search of a Systematic Treatment of Determinerless PPs, In Proceedings of the ACL-SIGSEM Workshop on the Linguistic Dimensions of Prepositions and their Use in Computational Linguistics Formalisms and Applications, Toulouse, France, pp. 145-56.

Flickinger, Dan and Emily M. Bender (2003) Compositional Semantics in a Multilingual Grammar Resource, In Proceedings of the Workshop on Ideas and Strategies for Multilingual Grammar Development, ESSLLI 2003, pp. 33-42, Vienna, Austria.

Flickinger, Dan and Francis Bond (2003) A two-rule Analysis of Measure Noun Phrases. In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar, pp 111-121, Michigan, U.S.A.

Bender, Emily M., Dan Flickinger, Stephan Oepen (2002) The Grammar Matrix: An open-source starter-kit for the rapid development of cross-linguistically consistent broad-coverage precision grammars, In Proceedings of COLING 2002 Workshop on Grammar Engineering and Evaluation, Taipei, Taiwan

Copestake, Ann, Fabre Lambeau, Aline Villavicencio, Francis Bond, Timothy Baldwin, Ivan Sag, Dan Flickinger (2002) Multiword Expressions: Linguistic Precision and Reusability, In Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2002), Las Palmas, Canary Islands, pp. 1941-7

Oepen, Stephan, Emily M. Bender, Uli Callmeier, Dan Flickinger, Melanie Siegel (2002) Parallel distributed grammar engineering for practical applications, In Proceedings of COLING 2002 Workshop on Grammar Engineering and Evaluation, Taipei, Taiwan

Oepen, Stephan, Dan Flickinger, Kristina Toutanova, Christoper D. Manning (2002) LinGO Redwoods: A Rich and Dynamic Treebank for HPSG In Proceedings of The First Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories (TLT2002), Sozopol, Bulgaria

Oepen, Stephan, Kristina Toutanova, Stuart Shieber, Christopher Manning, Dan Flickinger and Thorsten Brants (2002) The LinGO Redwoods Treebank: Motivation and Preliminary Applications In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2002), Taipei, Taiwan, pp. 1253-7

Sag, Ivan A., Timothy Baldwin, Francis Bond, Ann Copestake and Dan Flickinger (2002) Multiword Expressions: A Pain in the Neck for NLP, In Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics (CICLING 2002), Mexico City, Mexico, pp. 1-15

Siegel, Melanie and Emily M. Bender (2002) Efficient Deep Processing of Japanese, In Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Asian Language Resources and International Standardization, Taipei, Taiwan

Copestake, Ann, Alex Lascarides and Dan Flickinger (2001) An Algebra for Semantic Construction in Constraint-based Grammars In Proceedings of the 39th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2001), Toulouse, France

Bouma, Gosse, Dan Flickinger, and Frank van Eynde. (2000) Constraint-Based Lexicons. In Frank van Eynde (ed.), Lexicon Development for Speech and Language Processing. ELSNET, Leuven.

Copestake, Ann and Dan Flickinger (2000) An open-source grammar development environment and broad-coverage English grammar using HPSG In Proceedings of the Second conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC-2000), Athens, Greece.

Flickinger, Dan (2000) On Building a More Efficient Grammar by Exploiting Types. Natural Language Engineering 6:1, pp 15-28

Flickinger, Dan, Ann Copestake, and Ivan A. Sag (2000) HPSG Analysis of English. In W. Wahlster and R. Karger (eds.). Verbmobil: Foundations of Speech-to-Speech Translation. Berlin Heidelberg and New York: Springer Verlag. 254-263.

Oepen, Stephan, Dan Flickinger, Hans Uszkoreit and Jun-Ichi Tsujii (2000) Introduction to the Special Issue on Efficient Processing with HPSG: Methods, Systems, Evaluation. Natural Language Engineering 6:1, pp 1-14

Uszkoreit, Hans, Dan Flickinger, Walter Kasper, and Ivan A. Sag (2000) Deep Linguistic Analysis with HPSG. In W. Wahlster and R. Karger (eds.). Verbmobil: Foundations of Speech-to-Speech Translation. Berlin Heidelberg and New York: Springer Verlag. 216-237.

Copestake, Ann and Dan Flickinger (1999) Evaluation of NLP Technology for AAC Using Logged Data. In Filip Loncke, John Clibbens and Lyle Lloyd (eds.), ISAAC 98 Research Symposium Proceedings. London: Whurr Publishers.

Bender, Emily and Dan Flickinger (1999) Diachronic Evidence for Extended Argument Structure. In Gosse Bouma et al (eds.), Constraints and Resources in Natural Language Syntax and Semantics. CSLI Publications, Pages 3-20.

Bender, Emily and Dan Flickinger (1999) Peripheral Constructions and Core Phenomena. In Gert Webelhuth, Andreas Kathol, and Jean-Pierre Koenig (eds.), Lexical and Constructional Aspects of Linguistic Explanation Stanford: CSLI Publications. Pages 199-214.

Carroll, John, Ann Copestake, Dan Flickinger and Victor Poznanski (1999) An Efficient Chart Generator for (Semi-)Lexicalist Grammars. CSLI, Stanford University.

Sag, Ivan A., Herbert Clark, Ann Copestake, Dan Flickinger, Rob Malouf, and John Carroll (1999) Natural Language Generation for a Speech Prosthesis. Poster presented at National Science Foundation Human-Computer Interaction Program Grantees' Workshop, Orlando.

Copestake, Ann and Dan Flickinger (1998) Enriched Language Models for Flexible Generation in AAC Systems. In Technology and Persons with Disabilities Conference (CSUN-98). Los Angeles, CA.

Oepen, Stephan and Dan Flickinger (1998) Towards Systematic Grammar Profiling: Test Suite Technology Ten Years after. Journal of Computer Speech and Language 12:411-435.

Flickinger, Dan (1996) English Time Expressions in an HPSG Grammar. In T. Gunji, ed., Studies on the Universality of Constraint-based Phrase Structure Grammars. Ministry of Education, Science, and Culture, Japan. Pages 1-8.

Copestake, Ann, Dan Flickinger, Robert Malouf, Susanne Riehemann and Ivan A. Sag (1995) Translation using Minimal Recursion Semantics. In Proceedings of The Sixth International Conference on Theoretical and Methodological Issues in Machine Translation. Leuven. Pages 15-32.

My 1987 dissertation (in PDF format):

Flickinger, Daniel (1987) Lexical Rules in the Hierarchical Lexicon. Stanford University, Stanford, CA.
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