Pascual Martínez-Gómez

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Name
Pascual Martínez-Gómez
Nickname
Pascual
Affiliation
Amazon
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Job title
Applied Scientist II
Degree
PhD(The University of Tokyo), MSc(Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain), BSc(Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain)

Profile

I am interested in computational linguistics and natural language processing. Recently I work on semantic parsing, natural language inferences and question answering over large knowledge bases.

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
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Jun 2018
Research Scientist, Artificial Intelligence Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
 
Apr 2014
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Mar 2016
Assistant Professor, Ochanomizu University
 
Apr 2014
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Mar 2016
Visiting Researcher, National Institute of Informatics
 
Jul 2013
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Jul 2013
Invited Researcher, Center for Research and Innovation in Translation, Copenhagen Business School
 
Apr 2012
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Sep 2012
Software engineer intern, Mobile Search, Google Inc, Tokyo (Japan)
 
Jul 2011
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Sep 2011
Software engineer intern, Google Translate, Google Inc, Tokyo (Japan)
 
Jul 2010
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Sep 2010
Invited researcher, Chair of Computer Science 6, Computer Science Department, RWTH Aachen University (Germany)
 
Sep 2009
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Jun 2010
Research engineer, Technological Institute of Informatics (Spain)
 

Education

 
Apr 2011
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Mar 2014
PhD, Computer Science, The University of Tokyo
 
Oct 2010
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Mar 2011
Student researcher, Department of Computer Science, The University of Tokyo
 
Sep 2009
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Jun 2010
Pattern Recognition and Digital Image Processing, Department of Information Systems and Computation, Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain)
 
May 2009
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Sep 2009
Student researcher, Department of Information Systems and Computation, Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain)
 
Sep 2003
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Jun 2009
Specialized in Artificial Intelligence, Department of Information Systems and Computation, Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain)
 
Apr 2008
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Mar 2009
Student researcher, Tokuda & Lee laboratory, Nagoya Institute of Informatics
 
Sep 2007
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Mar 2008
Machine Learning, Agent-oriented techniques, Neural networks, Department of Computer Science, Technische Universität Berlin (Germany)
 

Committee Memberships

 
2017
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2017
Empirical Methods on Natural Language Processing (EMNLP)  Program Committee member for EMNLP2017 Demonstrations
 
2017
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2017
Association for Computational Linguistics  Program Committee member for ACL2017 Demonstrations
 
2017
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2017
ESSLLI student session  Program Committee
 
Dec 2013
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Dec 2013
Journal of Natural Language Engineering  Guest Editorial Board
 
Dec 2013
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Apr 2014
Workshop on Humans and Computer-assisted Translation  Program Committee
 
Oct 2012
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Dec 2012
Eye-tracking and Natural Language Processing  Program Committee
 
2007
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2008
Students' Union, Faculty of Computer Science, Polytechnic University of Valencia (Spain)  President
 
2004
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2007
Council of the Department of Information Systems and Computation  Elected member
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2014
Best student award, National Institute of Informatics
 
Mar 2014
Dean's award, IST, The University of Tokyo
 
Jun 2011
Best paper award, Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis
 

Published Papers

 
Determining Semantic Textual Similarity with Natural Deduction Proof
Hitomi Yanaka, Koji Mineshima, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Daisuke Bekki
Empirical Methods on Natural Language Processing (EMNLP)      Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Image Grounding for Recognizing Textual Entailment
Dan Han, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Koji Mineshima
Empirical Methods on Natural Language Processing (EMNLP)      Sep 2017   [Refereed]
Controlling Expressiveness of Question Interpretation using Tree Transducers
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Yusuke Miyao
Open Knowledge Base and Question Answering (OKBQA)      Aug 2017   [Refereed]
On-demand Injection of Lexical Knowledge for Recognising Textual Entailment
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Koji Mineshima, Yusuke Miyao, Daisuke Bekki
European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL)   710-720   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
Rule Extraction for Tree-to-Tree Transducers by Cost Minimization
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Yusuke Miyao
Empirical Methods on Natural Language Processing (EMNLP)   12-22   Nov 2016   [Refereed]
Building compositional semantics and higher-order inference system for wide-coverage Japanese CCG parsers
Koji Mineshima, Ribeka Tanaka, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Yusuke Miyao, Daisuke Bekki
Empirical Methods on Natural Language Processing (EMNLP)      Nov 2016   [Refereed]
ccg2lambda: A Compositional Semantics system
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Koji Mineshima, Yusuke Miyao, Daisuke Bekki
Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL - System Demonstrations)   85-90   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Syntax-Based Pre-reordering for Chinese-to-Japanese Statistical Machine Translation
Dan Han, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Yusuke Miyao
Hybrid Approaches to Machine Translation   77-108   Jul 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Paraphrase for Open Question Answering: New Dataset and Methods
Ying Xu, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Yusuke Miyao, Randy Goebel
Workshop on Human-Computer Question Answering      Jun 2016   [Refereed]
Goran Topić, Akito Yamaya, Akiko Aizawa, Pascual Martínez-Gómez
Eye Tracking Research & Applications (ETRA)   319-320   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Distant-supervised Language Model for Detecting Emotional Upsurge on Twitter
Yoshinari Fujinuma, Hikaru Yokono, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Akiko Aizawa
The 29th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation (PACLIC 29)   492-499   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Higher-order logical inference with compositional semantics
Koji Mineshima, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Yusuke Miyao, Daisuke Bekki
Proc. of the Conference on Empirical Methods on Natural Language Processing (EMNLP)   2055-2061   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
BnO at the NTCIR-11 English Fact Validation Task
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Ran Tian and Yusuke Miyao
11th NTCIR Conference   317-320   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Dan Han, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Yusuke Miyao, Katsuhito Sudoh and Masaaki Nagata
Journal of Natural Language Processing   21(3) 485-514   Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Akshay Minocha, Jin Huang, Michael Carl, Srinivas Bangalore, Akiko Aizawa
Eye-tracking Research and Applications (ETRA)   299-302   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Akiko Aizawa
Intelligent User Interfaces   95-104   Feb 2014   [Refereed]
Effect of Parsing Errors on Pre-reordering Performance for Chinese-to-Japanese SMT
Dan Han, Pascual Martinez-Gomez, Yusuke Miyao, Katsuhito Sudoh and Masaaki Nagata
Proceedings of PACLIC 27      Nov 2013   [Refereed]
Diagnosing Causes of Reading Difficulty using Bayesian Networks
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Akiko Aizawa
International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP)   1383-1391   Oct 2013   [Refereed]
Recognizing variations of Japanese “Good Morning” Phrases in Twitter
Yoshinari Fujinuma, Hikaru Yokono, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Akiko Aizawa
NLC      Feb 2013   [Refereed]
Using unlabeled dependency parsing for pre-reordering for Chinese-to-Japanese statistical machine translation
Dan Han, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Yusuke Miyao, Katsuhito Sudoh, Masaaki Nagata
Workshop on Hybrid Approaches to Translation (HyTra), ACL 2013      Aug 2013   [Refereed]
Recognizing Personal Characteristics of Readers using Eye-Movements and Text Features
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Tadayoshi Hara, Akiko Aizawa
24th International Conference on Computational Linguistic (COLING)   1747-1762   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Germán Sanchis-Trilles, Francisco Casacuberta
Journal of Pattern Recognition   45(9) 3193-3203   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Tadayoshi Hara, Chen Chen, Kyohei Tomita, Yoshinobu Kano, Akiko Aizawa
Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (PRICAI)   312-323   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Quantitative Analysis and Inference on Gaze Data Using Natural Language Processing Techniques
Pascual Martínez-Gómez
Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI)   389-392   Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Chen Chen, Tadayoshi Hara, Yoshinobu Kano, Akiko Aizawa
Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI)   257-260   Feb 2012   [Refereed]
Vicente Alabau, Luis Rodríguez-Ruiz, Alberto Sanchis, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Francisco Casacuberta
International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces (ICMI)   129-136   Nov 2011   [Refereed]
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Germán Sanchis-Trilles, Francisco Casacuberta
Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (IbPRIA)   240-247   Jun 2011   [Refereed]
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Germán Sanchis-Trilles, Francisco Casacuberta
Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing (CICLing)   93-105   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
The UPV-PRHLT Combination System for WMT10
Jesús González-Rubio, Jesús Andrés-Ferrer, Germán Sanchis-Trilles, Guillem Gascó, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Martha Rocha, J. A. Sánchez, Francisco Casacuberta
Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation and MetricsMATR (ACL)   296-300   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
UPV-PRHLT English-Spanish System for WMT10
Germán Sanchis-Trilles, Jesús Andrés-Ferrer, Guillem Gascó, Jesús González-Rubio, Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Martha Rocha, J. A. Sánchez, Francisco Casacuberta
Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation and MetricsMATR (ACL)   172-176   Jul 2010   [Refereed]
A Deterministic Annealing-Based Training Algorithm for Statistical Machine Translation Models
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Kei Hashimoto, Yoshihiko Nankaku, Keiichi Tokuda, Germán Sanchis-Trilles
Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT)      May 2010   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Challenge of Composition in Distributional and Formal Semantics
Ran Tian, Koji Mineshima, Pascual Martínez-Gómez
IJCNLP   Nov 2017   
Computational semantics and recognizing textual entailment
Pascual Martínez-Gómez
ESSLLI   Aug 2016   
Eye-data to Validate Readability Models for Diagnosis
Pascual Martínez-Gómez, Akiko Aizawa
European Conference in Eye Movements (ECEM)   Aug 2013   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Mining for explanations to claims published on the Web
JSPS: Bilateral Joint Research Projects/Seminars
Project Year: 2017 - 2020    Investigator(s): Pascual Martínez-Gómez (co-Investigator)
Recognizing Phrasal Entailments using Image Groundings
Microsoft Research Asia: Microsoft Collaborative Research (CORE 13)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Pascual Martínez-Gómez
JSPS: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI): Scientific Research (B)
Project Year: 2016 - 2020    Investigator(s): Pascual Martínez-Gómez
Recognizing Phrasal Entailments using Image Groundings
Microsoft Research: Microsoft Azure Research Award
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Pascual Martínez-Gómez