Publications

Type: [Japanese] [English] Chronological: [Japanese] [English]

Papers

    2017

  1. Atsushi Fujita, Kikuko Tanabe, Chiho Toyoshima, Mayuka Yamamoto, Kyo Kageura, and Anthony Hartley.
    Consistent Classification of Translation Revisions: A Case Study of English-Japanese Student Translations.
    In Proceedings of the 11th Linguistic Annotation Workshop (LAW), pp. 57-66, Apr., 2017.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [poster]
  2. 2016

  3. Masaru Fuji, Atsushi Fujita, Masao Utiyama, Eiichiro Sumita, Yuji Matsumoto.
    Patent Claim Translation Based on Sublanguage-specific Sentence Structure. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Natural Language Processing, Vol. 23, No. 5, pp. 407-435, Dec., 2016.
    [Abstract]
  4. Chiho Toyoshima, Atsushi Fujita, Kikuko Tanabe, Kyo Kageura, Anthony Hartley.
    Analysis of Error Patterns of Translation Students based on Revision Categories. (in Japanese)
    Invitation to Interpreting and Translation Studies, Vol. 16, pp. 47-65, Dec., 2016.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  5. Kyo Kageura, Martin Thomas, Anthony Hartley, Masao Utiyama, Atsushi Fujita, Kikuko Tanabe, and Chiho Toyoshima.
    Supporting Collective Translator Training: Online Platform, Scaffolding and NLP.
    In Proceedings of the 14th Annual Workshop of The Australasian Language Technology Association (ALTA), Dec., 2016.
  6. 2015

  7. Atsushi Fujita.
    Paraphrasing Technology: Dealing with Linguistic Expressions Having the Same Meaning. (in Japanese)
    IPSJ Magazine, Vol. 57, No. 1, pp. 18-19, Dec., 2015.
  8. Masaru Fuji, Atsushi Fujita, Masao Utiyama, Eiichiro Sumita, and Yuji Matsumoto.
    Patent Claim Translation based on Sublanguage-specific Sentence Structure.
    In Proceedings of the 15th Machine Translation Summit (MT Summit), pp. 1-16, Oct.-Nov., 2015.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  9. Atsushi Fujita and Pierre Isabelle.
    Expanding Paraphrase Lexicons by Exploiting Lexical Variants.
    In Proceedings of the 2015 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL-HLT), pp. 630-640, Jun., 2015.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [poster]
  10. 2014

  11. Yuichiroh Matsubayashi, Ryu Iida, Ryohei Sasano, Hikaru Yokono, Suguru Matsuyoshi, Atsushi Fujita, Yusuke Miyao, and Kentaro Inui.
    Issues on Annotation Guidelines for Japanese Predicate-Argument Structures. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Natural Language Processing, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp. 333-378, Apr., 2014.
    (FY2014 Association for Natural Language Processing, Best Paper Award)
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  12. 2013

  13. Atsushi Fujita.
    A Consideration on the Methodology for Evaluating Large-scale Paraphrase Lexicons.
    In Information Processing Society of Japan SIG Notes, NL-214-21, 8 pages, Nov., 2013.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  14. Atsushi Fujita.
    Recent advances in Automatic Paraphrasing: Typology, Knowledge Acquisition, and Applications. (in Japanese)
    Information Processing Society of Japan SIG Notes, NL-212-6, p. 1, Jul., 2013.
    (Invited talk)
    [PDF] [slides]
  15. Atsushi Fujita and Marine Carpuat.
    FUN-NRC: Paraphrase-augmented Phrase-based SMT Systems for NTCIR-10 PatentMT.
    In Proceedings of the 10th NTCIR Conference on Evaluation of Information Access Technologies, pp. 327-334, Jun., 2013.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [slides] [poster]
  16. 2012

  17. Michel Simard and Atsushi Fujita.
    A Poor Man's Translation Memory Using Machine Translation Evaluation Metrics.
    In Proceedings of the 10th Biennial Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas (AMTA), 10 pages, Oct., 2012.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [poster]
  18. Atsushi Fujita, Pierre Isabelle, and Roland Kuhn.
    Enlarging Paraphrase Collections through Generalization and Instantiation.
    In Proceedings of the 2012 Joint Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and Computational Natural Language Learning (EMNLP-CoNLL), pp. 631-642, Jul., 2012.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [poster]
  19. 2011

  20. Atsushi Fujita, Hiroshi Itsuki, and Hitoshi Matsubara.
    Detecting Real Money Traders in MMORPG by Using Trading Network.
    In Proceedings of the 7th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Interactive Digital Entertainment (AIIDE), pp. 26-31, Oct., 2011.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [slides]
  21. Tomoko Izumi, Kenji Imamura, Genichiro Kikui, Atsushi Fujita, and Satoshi Sato.
    Paraphrasing Japanese Light Verb Constructions: Towards the Normalization of Complex Predicates.
    International Journal of Computer Processing of Languages, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 147-167, 2011.
    [Abstract] (Publisher)
  22. Atsushi Fujita, Katsuhiro Ikushima, Satoshi Sato.
    Automatic Generation of Listing Ads and Assessment of Their Performance on Attracting Customers: A Case Study on Restaurant Domain. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Information Processing Society of Japan, Vol. 52, No. 6, pp. 2031-2044, Jun., 2011.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  23. 2010

  24. Hiroshi Itsuki, Asuka Takeuchi, Atsushi Fujita, Hitoshi Matsubara.
    Supporting MMORPG Operators in Dealing with Real-Money Trading. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Japan Society for Fuzzy Theory and Intelligent Informatics, Vol. 22, No. 6, pp. 757-761, Dec., 2010.
  25. Atsushi Fujita.
    Typology of Paraphrases and Approaches to Compute Them.
    Workshop on Corpus-Based Approaches to Paraphrasing and Nominalization, Dec., 2010.
    (Invited talk)
    [slides]
  26. Hiroshi Itsuki, Asuka Takeuchi, Atsushi Fujita, and Hitoshi Matsubara.
    Exploiting MMORPG Log Data toward Efficient RMT Player Detection.
    In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (ACE), pp. 118-119, Nov., 2010.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [poster]
  27. Masahiro Kojima, Masaki Murata, Jun'ichi Kazama, Kow Kuroda, Atsushi Fujita, Eiji Aramaki, Masaaki Tsuchida, Yasuhiko Watanabe, and Kentaro Torisawa.
    Using Various Features in Machine Learning to Obtain High Levels of Performance for Recognition of Japanese Notational Variants.
    In Proceedings of the 24th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation (PACLIC), pp. 653-660, Nov., 2010.
    [Abstract]
  28. Koichi Takeuchi, Kentaro Inui, Nao Takeuchi, and Atsushi Fujita.
    A Thesaurus of Predicate-Argument Structure for Japanese Verbs to Deal with Granularity of Verb Meanings.
    In Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Asian Language Resources (ALR), pp. 1-8, Aug., 2010.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  29. Atsushi Fujita, Katsuhiro Ikushima, Satoshi Sato, Ryo Kamite, Ko Ishiyama, and Osamu Tamachi.
    Automatic Generation of Listing Ads by Reusing Promotional Texts.
    In Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC), pp. 191-200, Aug., 2010.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [slides]
  30. Tomoko Izumi, Kenji Imamura, Genichiro Kikui, Atsushi Fujita, and Satoshi Sato.
    Paraphrasing Japanese Light Verb Constructions: Towards the Normalization of Complex Predicates.
    In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on the Computer Processing of Oriental Languages (ICCPOL), pp. 55-62, Jul., 2010.
    [Abstract]
  31. Atsushi Fujita and Satoshi Sato.
    Measuring the Appropriateness of Automatically Generated Phrasal Paraphrases.
    Journal of Natural Language Processing, Vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 183-219, Jan., 2010.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  32. 2009

  33. Atsushi Fujita.
    Paraphrase Generation. (in Japanese)
    In Encyclopedia of Natural Language Processing, Section 2.8.1, Kyoritsu Shuppan Co., Ltd., pp. 220-223, Dec., 2009.
    (Publisher) (Amazon.co.jp) (Digital version @ Amazon.co.jp)
  34. Atsushi Fujita.
    Surface Generation. (in Japanese)
    In Encyclopedia of Natural Language Processing, Section 2.7.2, Kyoritsu Shuppan Co., Ltd., pp. 216-217, Dec., 2009.
    (Publisher) (Amazon.co.jp) (Digital version @ Amazon.co.jp)
  35. 2008

  36. Atsushi Fujita and Satoshi Sato.
    Toward Automatic Compilation of Phrasal Thesaurus.
    NSF Sponsored Symposium on Semantic Knowledge Discovery, Organization and Use, Nov., 2008.
    [PDF] [poster]
  37. Atsushi Fujita and Satoshi Sato.
    A Probabilistic Model for Measuring Grammaticality and Similarity of Automatically Generated Paraphrases of Predicate Phrases.
    In Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING), pp. 225-232, Aug., 2008.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [slides]
  38. Atsushi Fujita and Satoshi Sato.
    Computing Paraphrasability of Syntactic Variants Using Web Snippets.
    In Proceedings of the 3rd International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP), pp. 537-544, Jan., 2008.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [slides]
  39. 2007

  40. Atsushi Fujita and Satoshi Sato.
    Computing Paraphrasability between Syntactic Variants of Predicate Phrases.
    In Information Processing Society of Japan SIG Notes, NL-182-4, pp. 23-30, Nov., 2007.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  41. Atsushi Fujita, Shuhei Kato, Naoki Kato, and Satoshi Sato.
    A Compositional Approach toward Dynamic Phrasal Thesaurus.
    In Proceedings of the ACL-PASCAL Workshop on Textual Entailment and Paraphrasing (WTEP), pp. 151-158, Jun., 2007.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [slides]
  42. 2006

  43. Atsushi Fujita.
    Issues and Applications of Automatic Paraphrase Generation. (in Japanese)
    In Proceedings of the 2006 Tokai-section Joint Convention of Institutes of Electrical Engineering, Symposium on Natural Language Processsing and its Application, S2-5, 2 pages, Sep., 2006.
    (Invited talk)
    [PDF] [slides]
  44. Atsushi Fujita, Naruaki Masuno, Satoshi Sato, and Takehito Utsuro.
    Adjective-to-Verb Paraphrasing in Japanese Based on Lexical Constraints of Verbs.
    In Proceedings of the 4th International Natural Language Generation Conference (INLG), pp. 41-43, Jul., 2006.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [slides]
  45. Atsushi Fujita and Kentaro Inui.
    Building a Paraphrase Corpus Based on Class-oriented Candidate Generation. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Natural Language Processing, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 133-150, Jul., 2006.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  46. Toru Hirano, Ryu Iida, Atsushi Fujita, Kentaro Inui, and Yuji Matsumoto.
    Augmenting a Semantic Verb Lexicon with a Large Scale Collection of Example Sentences. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Natural Language Processing, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 113-132, Jul., 2006.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  47. Atsushi Fujita, Kentaro Furihata, Kentaro Inui, and Yuji Matsumoto.
    Paraphrase Generation Based on Lexical Conceptual Structure: A Case Study on Paraphrasing of Light-verb Constructions. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Information Processing Society of Japan, Vol. 47, No. 6, pp. 1963-1975, Jun., 2006.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  48. Koichi Takeuchi, Kentaro Inui, and Atsushi Fujita.
    Construction of Compositional Lexical Database Based on Lexical Conceptual Structure for Japanese Verbs. (in Japanese)
    In Lexicon Forum, No. 2, pp. 85-120, Hitsuji Shobo, Jun., 2006.
    [Abstract] (Amazon.co.jp)
  49. Kentaro Inui and Atsushi Fujita.
    A Lexical Semantics-Based Approach to Computational Modeling of Lexico-Syntactic Paraphrasing. (in Japanese)
    In Lexicon Forum, No. 2, pp. 27-55, Hitsuji Shobo, Jun., 2006.
    [Abstract] [PDF (draft)] (Amazon.co.jp)
  50. Kentaro Inui, Toru Hirano, Ryu Iida, Atsushi Fujita, and Yuji Matsumoto.
    Augmenting a Semantic Verb Lexicon with a Large Scale Collection of Example Sentences.
    In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), pp. 365-368, May, 2006.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  51. 2005

  52. Atsushi Fujita and Kentaro Inui.
    A Class-oriented Approach to Building a Paraphrase Corpus.
    In Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Paraphrasing (IWP), pp. 25-32, Oct., 2005.
    [Abstract] [PDF] [slides]
  53. Atsushi Fujita, Kentaro Inui, and Yuji Matsumoto.
    Exploiting Lexical Conceptual Structure for Paraphrase Generation.
    In Proceedings of the 2nd International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP), Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 3651, pp. 908-919, Springer-Verlag, Oct., 2005.
    [Abstract] [PDF (draft)] [slides] (Publisher) (Amazon.co.jp)
  54. Atsushi Fujita, Kentaro Inui, and Yuji Matsumoto.
    Detection of Incorrect Case Assignments in Paraphrase Generation.
    In Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 3248, pp. 555-565, Springer-Verlag, Mar., 2005.
    [Abstract] [PDF (draft)] (Publisher) (Amazon.co.jp)
  55. 2004

  56. Kentaro Inui and Atsushi Fujita.
    A Survey on Paraphrase Generation and Recognition. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Natural Language Processing, Vol. 11, No. 5, pp. 151-198, Oct., 2004.
    (Invited paper) [Abstract] [PDF]
  57. Atsushi Fujita, Kentaro Furihata, Kentaro Inui, Yuji Matsumoto, and Koichi Takeuchi.
    Paraphrasing of Japanese Light-verb Constructions Based on Lexical Conceptual Structure.
    In Proceedings of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) Workshop on Multiword Expressions: Integrating Processing, pp. 9-16, Jul., 2004.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  58. Atsushi Fujita, Kentaro Inui, and Yuji Matsumoto.
    Detection of Incorrect Case Assignments in Automatically Generated Paraphrases. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Information Processing Society of Japan, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 1176-1187, Apr., 2004.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  59. Atsushi Fujita, Kentaro Inui, and Yuji Matsumoto.
    Detection of Incorrect Case Assignments in Automatically Generated Paraphrases of Japanese Sentences.
    In Proceedings of the 1st International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP), pp. 14-21, Mar., 2004.
    (Best paper award nominee (nothing is awarded))
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  60. 2003

  61. Atsushi Fujita and Kentaro Inui.
    Exploring Transfer Errors in Lexical and Structural Paraphrasing. (in Japanese)
    Journal of Information Processing Society of Japan, Vol. 44, No. 11, pp. 2826-2838, Nov., 2003.
    [Abstract] [PDF] (Detail of the resource, KuraData)
  62. Kentaro Inui, Atsushi Fujita, Tetsuro Takahashi, Ryu Iida, and Tomoya Iwakura.
    Text Simplification for Reading Assistance: A Project Note.
    In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Paraphrasing: Paraphrase Acquisition and Applications (IWP), pp. 9-16, Jul., 2003.
    [Abstract] [PDF]
  63. 2001

  64. Tetsuro Takahashi, Tomoya Iwakura, Ryu Iida, Atsushi Fujita, and Kentaro Inui.
    KURA: A Transfer-based Lexico-structural Paraphrasing Engine.
    In Proceedings of the 6th Natural Language Processing Pacific Rim Symposium (NLPRS) Workshop on Automatic Paraphrasing: Theories and Applications, pp. 37-46, Nov., 2001.
    [Abstract] [PDF] (Kura)

Other designated presentations

Thesis

Doctoral dissertation
Atsushi Fujita.
Automatic Generation of Syntactically Well-formed and Semantically Appropriate Paraphrases.
Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Mar., 2005.
[Abstract] [PDF (latest)] [Conferment]
(2007.12.17: some small mistakes were corrected.)