Today our ESR Shaheen Syed presented his paper “Bootstrapping a Semantic Lexicon on Verb Similarities” at the 8th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval, held in Porto, Portugal.
His paper is co-authored by Melania Borit, the SAF21 project coordinator, and Marco Spruit from Utrecht University.
His research proposes a new algorithm to create a semantic lexicon for the fisheries domain. A semantic lexicon is a list of important words that describe the concept of fisheries.
The paper is now published online and the full paper can be downloaded here:
Bootstrapping a Semantic Lexicon on Verb Similarities
Syed S., Spruit M. and Borit M. (2016). Bootstrapping a Semantic Lexicon on Verb Similarities. In Proceedings of the 8th International Joint Conference on Knowledge Discovery, Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management – Volume 1: KDIR, (IC3K 2016) ISBN 978-989-758-203-5, pages 189-196. DOI: 10.5220/0006036901890196