COLLIER Nigel

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Name
COLLIER Nigel
Affiliation
National Institute of Informatics
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D.COMPUTATIONAL LINGUISTICS(UMIST(University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology)), MS.C.MACHINE TRANSLATION(UMIST)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1996
 - 
1998
TOSHIBA FELLOW, TOSHIBA CORPORATION, JAPAN
 
1998
 - 
2000
JSPS FELLOW, UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO, JAPAN
 
2000
   
 
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF INFORMATICS, JAPAN
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1996
COMPUTATIONAL LINGUISTICS, Graduate School, Division of Information Science, UMIST, UK
 
 
 - 
1992
COMPUTER SCIENCE, Faculty of Information Science, LEEDS UNIVERSITY, UK
 

Committee Memberships

 
1996
   
 
Association for Computing Machinery(ACM)  regular member
 
1996
   
 
Association for Computational Linguistics(ACL)  regular member
 
2000
   
 
Information Processing Society of Japan(IPSJ)  regular member
 
2001
   
 
IEEE Computing Society(IEEE CS)  regular member
 

Awards & Honors

 
1994
U.K.EPSRC (ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL) SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
 
1993
U.K.SERC (SCIENCE & ENGINEERING RESEARCH COUNCIL) AWARD
 
1996
TOSHIBA FELLOWSHIP
 

Published Papers

 
Barboza, P., Vaillant, L., Le Strat, Y., Hartley, D., Nelson, N., Mawudeku, A., Madoff, L., Linge, J., Collier, N., Brownstein, J. and Astragneau, P.
PLoS One   9(3)    2014   [Refereed]
Barboza, P., Vaillant, L., Mawudeku, A., Nelson, N., Hartley, D., Madoff, L., Linge, J., Collier, N., Brownstein, J., Yangarber, R. and Astagneau, P.
PLoS One      2013   [Refereed]
Liu, S., Yamada, M., Collier, N. and Sugiyama, M.
Neural Networks   (43) 72-83   2013   [Refereed]
Collier, N., Tran, M., Le, H. Ha, Q., Oellrich, A. Rebholz-Schuhmann, D.
PLoS One   8(10) e72965   2013   [Refereed]
Collier, N., Oellrich, A. and Groza, T.
14(9) 214   2013   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Barboza, P., Vaillant, L., Le Strat, Y., Hartley, D., Nelson, N., Mawudeku, A., Madoff, L., Linge, J., Collier, N., Brownstein, J. and Astragneau, P.
PLoS One   9(3) e90536   May 2014   [Refereed]
Discriminating rhetorical analogies in social media
Lofi, C., Nieke, C. and Collier, N.
Proc. European Association for Computational Linguistics, Gothenburg, Sweden, April 26-30 (in press)      2014   [Refereed]
Barboza, P., Vaillant, L., Mawudeku, A., Nelson, N., Hartley, D., Madoff, L., Linge, J., Collier, N., Brownstein, J., Yangarber, R. and Astagneau, P.
PLoS One   8(3) e57252   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Bao, Y., Collier, N. and Datta, A.
Proc. 22nd ACM Conference of Information and Knowledge Management, San Francisco, USA, October 27-November 1   239-248   2013   [Refereed]
Groza, T., Oellrich, A. and Collier, N.
Proc. IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM), December 18-21   481-485   2013   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
“Exploring Predicate-Argument Relations for Named Entity Recognition in the Molecular Biology Domain”
Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Science   2005   ISBN:3-540-29230-6
“A Framework for Integrating Deep and Shallow Semantic Structures in Text Mining”
Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes in Computer Science   2003   ISBN:3-540-40803-7
"Classification of MEDLINE Abstracts"
Universal Academic Press Inc.   1999   ISBN:4-946443-59-2
"A Combined Query Expansion Approach for Information Retrieval"
Universal Academic Press Inc.   1999   ISBN:4-946443-59-2
"A Semantically Annotated Corpus from MEDLINE Abstracts"
Universal Academic Press Inc.   1999   ISBN:4-946443-59-2

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Discriminating rhetorical analogies in social media
COLLIER Nigel
European Association for Computational Linguistics   26 Apr 2014   
Using silver and semi-gold standard corpora to compare open named entity recognisers
COLLIER Nigel
IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (BIBM)   18 Dec 2013   
A partially supervised cross-collection topic model for cross-domain text classification
COLLIER Nigel
22nd ACM Conference of Information and Knowledge Management, San Francisco, USA   27 Oct 2013   

Research Grants & Projects

 
“Rapid Content Annotation for Everybody on the Semantic Web”
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2002 - 2004
Using Automatic Verb Classification to aid Event Extraction
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2003 - 2004
”Development of a Multilingual Ontology as the Foundation for an Infectious Disease Tracking System”
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2006   
”Development of a bio-geographic mapping system”
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2006 - 2008
“Intelligent Infectious Disease Tracking System for Public Bio-Safety”
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: 2006 - 2010