TOMIURA Yoichi

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Name
TOMIURA Yoichi
Affiliation
Kyushu University
Section
Faculty of Information Science and Electrical Engineering
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
(BLANK)(Kyushu University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2011
 - 
Today
Professor, Faculty of Information Science and Electrical Engineering
 
1989
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1995
Kyushu University, Research Assistant
 
1995
   
 
- Kyushu University, Associate Professor
 

Education

 
 
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1989
Graduate School, Division of Engineering, Kyushu University
 
 
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1984
Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University
 

Published Papers

 
Liang Shang, Chuanjun Liu, Yoichi Tomiura, Kenshi Hayashi
Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical   255 508-518   Feb 2018   [Refereed]
Satoshi Fukuda, Yoichi Tomiura
Proc. of 21st International Conference on Asian Language Processing (ALP 2017)   314-317   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Identifying Key Elements of Search Results for Document Selection in the Digital Age: An Observational Study
Yasuko Hagiwara, Emi Ishita, Emiko Mizutani, Kana Fukushima, Yukiko Watanabe, Yoichi Tomiura
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)   10647 237-242   Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Machine-Learning-Based Olfactometer: Prediction of Odor Perception from Physicochemical Features of Odorant Molecules
Liang Shang, Chuanjun Liu, Yoichi Tomiura, Kenshi Hayashi
Analytical Chemistry   89(22) 11999-12005   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Emi Ishita, Toru Oga, An Shou Cheng, Kenneth R. Fleischmann, Yasuhiro Takayama, Douglas W. Oard, Yoichi Tomiura
Proc. of ASIST 2017      2017   [Refereed]
Yasuhiro Takayama, Yoichi Tomiura
Proc. The Seventh International Conference on E-Srevice and Knowledge Management (ESKM 2016)      Jul 2016   [Refereed]
Automatic Dictionary Extraction and Content Analysis Associated with Human Values
Automatic Dictionary Extraction and Content Analysis Associated with Human Values
Information Engineering Express, International Institute of Applied Informatics   1(4) 107-118   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Yasuhiro Takayama, Yoichi Tomiura, Kenneth R. Fleischmann, An-Shou Cheng, Douglas W. Oard, Emi Ishita
Proc. The Sixth International Conference on E-Srevice and Knowledge Management (ESKM 2015)      Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Emi Ishita, Douglas W. Oard, Kenneth R. Fleischmann, Yoichi Tomiura, Yasuhiro Takayama, An-Shou Cheng
Proc. The Sixth International Conference on E-Srevice and Knowledge Management (ESKM 2015)      Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Thematic Analysis of Words that Invoke Values in the Net Neutrality Debate
Kenneth R. Fleischmann, Yasuhiro Takayama, An-Shou Cheng, Yoichi Tomiura, Douglas W. Oard, Emi Ishita
Proc. i Conference 2015      Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Towards Generating Multiple-Choice Tests for Supporting Extensive Reading
Shinjiro Okaku, Yoichi Tomiura, Emi Ishita, Shosaku Tanaka
Proc. the Seventh International Conference on Mobile, Hybrid, and On-line Learning (eLmL 2015)   14-19   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
Yasuhiro Takayama, Yoichi Tomiura, Emi Ishita, Douglas W. Oard, Kenneth R. Fleischmann, An-Shou Cheng
Proc. 23th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2014)   1-10   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Shinjiro Okaku, Yoichi Tomiura, Kou Shu, Shosaku Tanaka
Proc. IIAI 3rd International Conference on Advanced Applied Informatics   220-225   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Shuhei Otani, Yoichi Tomiura
Proc. IIAI 3rd International Conference on Advanced Applied Informatics   216-219   Aug 2014   [Refereed]
Extracting Representative Words of a Topic Determined by Latent Dirichlet Allocation
Toshiaki Funatsu, Yoichi Tomiura, Emi Ishita
Proc. The Sixth International Conference on Information, Process, and Knowledge Management (eKNOW 2014)   112-117   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Identifying discipline-specific expressions based on institutional repository
Yuichiro Kobayashi, Shosak Tanaka, Yoichi Tomiura, Yoshinori Miyazaki, Michio Tokumi
Proc. Digital Humanities Australasia 2014      Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Improving Automatic Sentence-Level Annotation of Human Values Using Augmented Feature Vectors
Yasuhiro Takayama, Yoichi Tomiura, Emi Ishita, Zheng Wang, Douglas W. Oard, Kenneth R. Fleischmann, An-Shou Cheng
Proc. Pacific Association for Computational Linguistics (PACLING'13)      Sep 2013   [Refereed]
Shibata Masahiro, Funatsu Toshiaki, Tomiura Yoichi
Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences   (27) 32-41   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
Atsushi Tagami, Shigehiro Ano, Yoichi Tomiura
IPSJ Journal   52(2) 347-358   Feb 2011   [Refereed]
The importance of context-aware services has grown significantly and it is hoped to provide these services to mobile cellular phones. In this paper, we propose a platform that enables the provision of location-aware services to mobile phones. The ...
NAKANO TEIKO, TOMIURA YOICHI
自然言語処理   18(1) 3-29   Jan 2011   [Refereed]
NAKANO Teiko, TOMIURA Yoichi
Japan journal of educational technology   34(3) 181-189   Dec 2010   [Refereed]
Some of the unnatural co-occurrence expressions consisting of a noun n, a case particle c, and a verb v (<n, c, v>) used by learners of the Japanese language are caused by errors of verb selection. This paper proposes a method of providing candida...
Masahiro Shibata, Yoichi Tomiura, Tomomi Nishiguchi
Transactions of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence   24(6) 507-519   Nov 2009   [Refereed]
TAGAMI Atsushi, SASAKI Chikara, HASEGAWA Teruyuki, ANO Shigehiro, TOMIURA Yoichi
The transactions of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers. B   92(4) 729-740   Mar 2009
TOMIURA YOICHI, AOKI SAYAKA, SHIBATA MASAHIRO, YUKINO KENSEI
Journal of natural language processing   16(1) 25-46   Jan 2009
Tanaka Tatsuya, Shimada Atsushi, Arita Daisaku, Taniguchi Rin-ichiro, Tomiura Yoichi
The journal of the Institute of Image Information and Television Engineers   62(12) 2045-2052   Dec 2008
We propose the use of a fast algorithm for estimating background models. This algorithm makes use of Parzen density estimation in non-stationary scenes. Each pixel has a probability density function this is used to approximate the value of pixels ...
YUKINO KENSEI, TANAKA SHOSAKU, TOMIURA YOICHI, SHIBATA MASAHIRO
IPSJ Journal   48(1) 365-374   Jan 2007
In Slash Reading, learners read English sentences separated into segments (sense groups) with slashes to improve their reading skills. The more texts for Slash Reading a learner read, the more effect of learning could be expected. However, there a...
Aoki Sayaka, Tomiura Yoichi, Yukino Kensei, Tanigawa Ryuji
5(0) 85-88   Aug 2006
MOTOKI MINORU, TOMIURA YOICHI, TAKAHASHI NAOTO
IPSJ Journal   47(8) 2779-2791   Aug 2006
This paper proposes a learning method of a layered neural network whose inputs and outputs are symbol sequences. The learning parameters of the model we consider here are not only link weights but also symbol representation vectors (SRVs), each of...
YUKINO KENSEI, TANAKA SHOSAKU, TOMIURA YOICH, MATSUMOTO HIDEKI
IPSJ Journal   47(4) 1287-1294   Apr 2006
This paper proposes a language identification method which uses low-frequent byte-strings as language features. A general method identifies the language of a document by choosing the language which has the most similar probability distribution of ...
Yoichi Tomiura, Shosaku Tanaka, Toru Hitaka
ACM Transactions on Asian Language Information Processing   4(4) 400-416   Dec 2005   [Refereed]
SHIBATA MASAHIRO, TOMIURA YOICHI, TANAKA SHOSAKU
IPSJ Journal   46(6) 1480-1491   Jun 2005
Non-native speakers have to consult dictionaries or real documents in order not to use unnatural collocations (combinations of words). However, it is difficult to seek out the proper candidates for the translation of a collocation using dictionari...
Fujii Hiroshi, Tanaka Shosaku, Tomiura Yoichi
情報科学技術レターズ   3(0) 81-84   Aug 2004   [Refereed]
TOMIURA YOICHI, HITAKA TORU
情報処理学会論文誌 = Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   45(1) 324-332   Jan 2004   [Refereed]
TOMIURA YOICHI, TANAKA SHOSAKU, HIDAKA TOORU
Transactions of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence   19 1-9   Jan 2004
TANABE TOSHIFUMI, TOMIURA YOICHI, HITAKA TORU
IPSJ Journal   41(1) 36-45   Jan 2000
In Natural Language Processing, there are lots of syntactic trees corresponding to an input sentence. It is important how to choose the correct one among these syntactic trees, and in this case, it is effective to use Dependency Constraint. This p...
TOMIURA YOICHI, HITAKA TORU
IPSJ Journal   40(11) 4055-4063   Nov 1999
We can disambiguate syntactic structures of a sentence based on a Probabilistic Context Free Grammar (PCFG), where syntactic categories are subdivided semantically so that dependency constraints are expressed as production rules. But to describe d...
TANAKA SHOSAKU, TOMlURA YOICHI, HITAKA TORU
IPSJ Journal   40(9) 3387-3396   Sep 1999
The noun phrase "NP 'no' NP", that consists of two noun phrases NPs connected by an adnominal particle 'no', is frequently used in Japanese sentences. The surface structure of this pattern is simple, but it has various semantic structures. For suc...
TOMIURA Yoichi, HITAKA Toru
The transactions of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers   80(9) 2475-2481   Sep 1997
Tomiura Yoichi, Nakamura Teigo, Hitaka Toru
IPSJ Journal   36(6) 1441-1448   Jun 1995
The noun phrase "NP_1 'no' NP_2" consists of two noun phrases NP_1 and NP_2 connected with an adnominal particle 'no'. Noun phrases with this pattern are frequently used in Japanese sentences and their semantic structures are various. Though it is...
Tomiura Yoichi, Ichimaru Natsuki, Hitaka Toru
IPSJ Journal   35(11) 2239-2248   Nov 1994
When there are some candidates for syntactic structures, word meanings and anaphoric relations in a text, it can be thought to narrow them down using contextual information. Processings based on the surface coherence have been studied, but it's ne...
Tomiura Youichi, Nakamura Teigo, Hitaka Toru
IPSJ Journal   35(5) 779-789   May 1994
A new data structure called Prefix-Closed B-tree is proposed and its basic properties and algorithms for search, insertion and deletion and their efficiency are given. Japanese sentences are usually written without any spaces between words. It is ...
TOMIURA YOICHI, HITAKA TORU, YOSHIDA SHO
IPSJ Journal   32(1) 42-49   Jan 1991

Misc

 
TANAKA SHOSAKU, KOBAYASHI YUICHIRO, KOBAYASHI YUICHIRO, TOKUMI MICHIO, GOTO KAZUAKI, TOMIURA YOICHI, SHIBATA MASAHIRO
情報処理学会研究報告(CD−ROM)   2011(5) ROMBUNNO.CH-93,NO.5   Feb 2012
KOBAYASHI YUICHIRO, KOBAYASHI YUICHIRO, TANAKA SHOSAKU, TOMIURA YOICHI
情報処理学会研究報告(CD−ROM)   2011(5) ROMBUNNO.IFAT-105,NO.12   Feb 2012
TAKAYAMA YASUHIRO, TAKAYAMA YASUHIRO, TOMIURA YOICHI
情報処理学会研究報告(CD−ROM)   2011(5) ROMBUNNO.IFAT-105,NO.1   Feb 2012
小林雄一郎, 田中省作, 冨浦洋一
情報処理学会シンポジウム論文集   2011(8) 51-58   Dec 2011
KOBAYASHI YUICHIRO, KOBAYASHI YUICHIRO, TANAKA SHOSAKU, TOMIURA YOICHI
情報処理学会研究報告(CD−ROM)   2011(1) ROMBUNNO.CH-90,NO.6   Jun 2011
Yuichiro Kobayashi, Shosaku Tanaka, Yoichi Tomiura
IPSJ SIG Notes   2011(6) 1-8   May 2011
The aim of the present study is to assess English scientific papers through random forests. The explanatory variables are the frequencies of metadiscourse markers. With the accuracy of 88.74% over the entire set of corpus texts, this study clarifi...
WATANABE Yukiko, TOMIURA Yoichi, YOSHIDA Motofumi, OKAZAKI Atsushi
Journal of Information Processing and Management   54(2) 53-62   2011
Kyushu University newly opened the Department of Library Science at the Graduate School of Integrated Frontier Sciences in April 2011. This paper introduces the vision and the significance of this new department in the following steps: firstly men...
T. Nakano, Y. Tomiura
Journal of Natural Language Processing   18(1) 3-29   2011
Tomiura Yoichi
Journal of Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence   25(5) 619-620   Sep 2010
Providing Appropriate Alternative Co-occurrence Candidates; Towards a Japanese Composition Support System
T. Nakano, Y. Tomiura
Proc. of the Ninth IASTED International Conference on Web-Based Education   173-179   2010
Evaluation of a Japanese Composition Support System
Teiko NAKANO, Yoichi TOMIURA
Proc. of IADIS International Conference e-Society   396--400   2010
Atsushi TAGAMI, Shigehiro ANO, Yoichi TOMIURA
Proc. of International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA'10)   .1121-1127   2010
A System Providing Appropriate Alternative Candidates for Japanese Writing using Word Co-occurrence
T. Nakano, Y. Tomiura
J. Educ. Technol.   34(3) 181-189   2010
水田貴章, 冨浦洋一, 柴田雅博, 木村恵
電気関係学会九州支部連合大会講演論文集(CD−ROM)   62nd ROMBUNNO.11-1A-04   Sep 2009
Analysis of Answering Method with Probability Conversion for Internet Research
A. Tagami, C. Sakaki, T. Hasegawa, S. Ano, Y. Tomiura
Trans. of the Institute of Electronics Information and Communication Engineers   J92-B(4) 729-740   2009
Identification among Similar Languages Using Statistical Hypothesis Testing
M. Shibata, Y. Tomiura, T. Mizuta
Proc. of Pacific Association for Computational Linguistics (PACLING'09)   47-52   2009
Dialog System for Open-ended Conversation Using Web Documents
Masahiro Shibata, Tomomi Nishiguchi, Yoichi Tomiura
Informatica   33(3) 277-284   2009
M. Shibata, Y. Tomiura, T. Nishiguchi
Trans. of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence   24(6) 507-519   2009
Mizuta Takaaki, Shibata Masahiro, Tomiura Yoichi
IPSJ SIG Notes   2008(113) 91-98   Nov 2008
To get language knowledge based on a corpus, we need a large number of documents written in the language. In the web, there are a huge number of documents written in various languages, and we can construct corpora of various languages easily by ga...
Tomiura Yoichi
Journal of Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence   23(1)    Jan 2008
A. Tagami, C. Sakaki, T. Hasegawa, S. Ando, Y. Tomiura
Proc. of the 5th IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference   110-111   2008
A. Tagami, C. Sasaki, T. Hasegawa, S. Ano, Y. Tomiura
Proc. of the 2008 International Symposium on Applications and the Internet (SAINT'08)   249-252   2008
M. Shibata, T. Nishiguchi, Y. Tomiura
Proc. of the 2008 IEEE International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration (IEEE IRI'08)   268-279   2008
Measure of Appropriateness of Word Co-occurrence in Japanese for Specific Purposes: Towards a Support System Framework for Writing Technical Japanese
T. Nakano, Y. Tomiura
Proc. of Empirical Methods for Asian Language Processing Workshops   133-147   2008
Automatic Generation of Materials for Slash Reading Based on Statistical Models
K. Yukino, S. Tanaka, Y. Tomiura, M. Shibata
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   48(1) 765-374   2007
Extracting Characteristics of English Scientific Papers Written by Japanese Based on the NS/NNS Text Categorization Model
S. Tanaka, H. Fujii, Y. Tomiura, M. Tokumi
English Corpus Studies   13 75-87   2006
Language Identification Using Low-frequent Byte-strings
K. Yukino, S. Tanaka, Y. Tomiura, H. Matsumoto
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   47(4) 1287-1294   2006
A Learning Method of a Layered Neural Network Whose Inputs and Outputs are Symbol Sequences
M. Motoki, Y. Tomiura, N. Takahashi
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   47(8) 2779--2790   2006
Documents Discrimination between Native English Documents and NonNative Ones Based on Language Identification Technique
S. Aoki, Y. Tomiura, K. Yukino, R. Tanigawa
Information Technology Letters   5 85-88   2006
K. Yukino, S. Aoki, R. Tanigawa, Y. Tomiura
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical Engineering of Kyushu University   11(2) 115-119   2006
M. Shibata, Y. Tomiura, H. Matsumoto, T. Nishiguchi, K. Yukino, A. Hino
Proc. of the 21st International Conference on Computer Processing of Oriental Languages   490-497   2006
SHIBATA Masahiro, TOMIURA Yoichi, TANAKA Shosaku
Research reports on information science and electrical engineering of Kyushu University   10(1) 39-44   Mar 2005
This paper explains the implementation of the system for retrieving candidates for the translation of collocations (combinations of words) from the web. For non-native speakers like Japanese , writing in English is a hard work in order not to use ...
SHIBATA Masahiro, TOMIURA Yoichi, TANAKA Shosaku
Research reports on information science and electrical engineering of Kyushu University   10(1) 45-49   Mar 2005
This paper examines usefulness of the method for translating collocations (combinations of words) based on the word co-occurrence on the web documents by practical writing test of English documents. For non-native speakers like Japanese , writing ...
MOTOKI Minoru, TOMIURA Yoich, HITAKA Toru
Research reports on information science and electrical engineering of Kyushu University   10(1) 51-56   Mar 2005
This paper describes a PP-attachment ambiguity resolution with a layered neural network which have function of learning vectorial symbol representations. The proposed model dose not update only link weight but also vectorial symbol representations...
Inplementation of Writing Support System for Translating Collocations Based on the Word Cooccurrence on the Web Documents
M. Shibata, Y. Tomiura, S. Tanaka
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical Engineering of Kyushu University   10(1) 39-44   2005
Examination about Usefulness of the Method for Translating Collocations Based on the Word Cooccurrence on the Web Documents
M. Shibata, Y. Tomiura, S. Tanaka
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical Engineering of Kyushu University   10(1) 45-49   2005
Assisting with Translating Collocations Based on the Word Cooccurrence on the Web Documents
M. Shibata, Y. Tomiura, S. Tanaka
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   46(6) 1479-1491   2005
H. Fujii, Y. Tomiura, S. Tanaka
Journal of Natural Language Processing   12(4) 79-96   2005
Robust Language Identification for Similar Languages and Short Texts Using Low-Frequent Byte Strings
K. Yukino, S. Tanaka, Y. Tomiura, H. Matsumoto
Proc. of Pacific Association for Computational Linguistics   368-373   2005
Y. Tomiura, S. Tanaka, T. Hitaka
ACM Trans. on Asian Language Information Processing   4(4) 400-416   2005
Tracing Japanese EFL Learners' Development in Productive Vocabulary
M. Kimura, S. Tanaka, Y. Tomiura
Proc. of the NICT JLE Corpus Symposium   54-71   2005
TANAKA Shosaku, MARUBAYASHI Tetsuya, TOMIURA Yoichi
Research reports on information science and electrical engineering of Kyushu University   9(2) 73-78   Sep 2004
A translation between languages using English as an intermediary cannot be always valid because of polysemy of an English expression. If there are word's sense mappings from one language to another language, we can get valid α-β translations using...
Ogata Shinsuke, Tanaka Shosaku, Tomiura Yoichi
IPSJ SIG Notes   2004(23) 123-128   Mar 2004
In recent years, it has been popular to collect text data from Web, for example, to use them for learning English. Those data are desired to be written by an English native because texts for learning English should be reliable as materials. Theref...
Tanaka Shosaku, Yamamoto Shohei, Tomiura Yoichi
Annual report of Computing and Communications Center Kyushu University   4(0) 1-8   Mar 2004
SHIBATA Masahiro, HITAKA Toru, TOMIURA Yoichi
Research reports on information science and electrical engineering of Kyushu University   9(1) 31-36   Mar 2004
Estimation of Words' Cooccurrency from Corpus
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   Vol.45, No.1, pp.324-332    2004
A Method for Retrieving Translations of Collocation in Web Data
Proc. of Asian Synposium on Natural Language Processing to Overcome Language Barriers   pp.1-8    2004
Parsing Method for the Translation Grammar
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical Engineering of Kyushu University   Vol.9, No.1, pp.31-16    2004
Generation of Texts for Slash Reading Based on Chunking Process
Annual Report on Computing and Communication Center   Vol.4, pp.1-8    2004
Proc. 3rd IEEE International Conf. on Cognitive Informatics (ICCI 2004)   pp.220-227    2004
Discrimination of Native/Non-native Documents Based on Skew Divergence
Information Technology Letters   Vol.3, pp.81-83    2004
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical   Vol.9, No.2, pp.73-78    2004
Tomiura Yoichi, Tanaka Shosaku, Hidaka Toru
IPSJ SIG Notes   2003(23) 71-76   Mar 2003
The syntactic and semantic similarity (or distance) between words in one of the basic knowledge in Natural Language Processing. It's the most popular way to seek it through a thesaurus, but we can also get it from a corpus with Multivariate Analys...
SHIBATA Masahiro, HITAKA Toru, TOMIURA Yoichi
Research reports on information science and electrical engineering of Kyushu University   8(1) 61-66   Mar 2003
Tomiura Yoichi
Journal of Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence   18(1)    Jan 2003
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical Engineering of Kyusyu University   8(1) 61-66   2003
Shibata Masahiro, Hitaka Tohru, Tomiura Youichi
Annual report of Computing and Communications Center Kyushu University   2(0) 71-79   Mar 2002
Implementation of the Machine Translation System using the Translation Context Free Grammar
Annual Report of Computing and Communication Center Kyusyu University   (2) 71-79   2002
Judgement on Validity of Candidates of Translation Derived via English Using Sets of Synonyms
Information Technology Letters (FIT2000)   75-76   2002
Tanaka Shosaku, Tomiura Yoichi, Hitaka Toru
IEICE technical report. Natural language understanding and models of communication   101(351) 77-84   Oct 2001
The noun phrase pattern "NP_1 'no' NP_2", which is two noun phrases connected with an adnominal particle 'no' is frequently used in Japanese sentences. And the 'no' has various semantic relations. Heretofore, they have been picked up by human's ob...
_Tomiura Yoichi, Tanaka Shosaku, Hitaka Toru
IEICE technical report. Natural language understanding and models of communication   100(700) 9-16   Mar 2001
If tuples of words which are able to cooccur are known sufficiently, it is possible to disambiguate syntactic structures of a sentence. But such tuples are too many to collect sufficiently even using a huge syntactically analized corpus. This pape...
Tomiura Yoichi, Tanaka Shusaku, Hitaka Toru
Technical report of IEICE. Thought and language   100(698) 9-16   Mar 2001
If tuples of words wlich are able to cooccur are known sufficiently,it is possible to disambiguate syntactic structures of a sentence. But such tuples are too mauy to collect sufficiently eveu using a huge syntactically analized corpus. This paper...
PP-attachment Ambiguity Resolution Using a Neural Network with Modified FGREP Method
Proc. of the 2nd Workshop on Natural Language Processing and Neural Networks      2001
Toushinbatto D., TOMIURA Yoichi, HITAKA Toru
Research reports on information science and electrical engineering of Kyushu University   5(2) 223-227   Sep 2000
TANAKA Shosaku, TOMIURA Yoichi, HITAKA Toru
Research reports on information science and electrical engineering of Kyushu University   5(1) 69-74   Mar 2000
Context Free Grammar Expressing Dependency Constraint and Its Application to Japanese Language(共著)
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   41(1) 36-45   2000
Disambiguiation of Syntactic Structures of Japanese Noun Phrases "NP 'no' NP" by PCFG Having Cooccurrence Constraints Embedded(共著)
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical Engineering of Kyushu University   5(1) 69-74   2000
An Efficient Parsing Algorithm for CFG with Robust Dependency Constraints(共著)
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical Engineering of Kyushu University   5(2) 223-227   2000
Classification of Syntactic Categories of Nouns by the Scattering of Semantic Categories(共著)
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   40(9) 3387-3396   1999
Estimating Semantic Relation of Japanese Noun Phrases based on k-Nearest Neighbor Estimation(共著)
Research Reports on Information Science and Electrical Engineering of Kyushu University   4(2) 159-164   1999
A Parameter Estimation of PCFG Expressing Dependency Constraints on a Sparse Sample(共著)
Transactions of Information Processing Society of Japan   40(11) 4055-4063   1999
Toushinbatto D., TOMIURA Yoichi, HITAKA Toru
IPSJ SIG Notes   98(99) 39-44   Nov 1998
A Context Free Grammar expressing dependency constraints as production rules can be constructed, where a nonterminal is given by subdividing a syntactic category with the concerpt of the head word of the phrase derived from the syntactic category....
TOMIURA Yoichi, HITAKA Toru
IPSJ SIG Notes   98(63) 39-46   Jul 1998
We can disambiguate syntactic structures of a sentence based on a Probabilistic Context Free Grammar(PCFG), where syntactic categories are subdivided semantically so that dependency constraints are expressed in the production rules. But to describ...

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Measure of Appropriateness of Word Co-occurrence in Japanese for Specific Purposes: Towards a Support System Framework for Writing Technical Japanese
Empirical Methods for Asian Language Processing Workshops 2008   2008   
A Method for Automatically Generating Proper Responses to User's Utterances in Open-ended Conversation by Retrieving Documents on the Web
IEEE International Conference on Information Reuse and Integration (IEEE IRI'08)   2008   
Optimization of the Answering Method with Probability Conversion
International Symposium on Applications and the Internet (SAINT'08)   2008   
Analysis of Answering Method with Probability Conversion for Internet Research
5th IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference   2008   
Developing a Dialog System for New Idea Generation Support
21st International Conference on Computer Processing of Oriental Languages   2006   
Tracing Japanese EFL Learners' Development in Productive Vocabulary
the NICT JLE Corpus Symposium   2005   
Robust Language Identification for Similar Languages and Short Texts Using Low-Frequent Byte Strings
PACLING'2005   2005   
A System for Extensive Slash Reading Using Web
An Interactive Workshop on Language e-Learning   2004   
Problems of FGREP Module and Their Solution
3rd IEEE International Conference on Cognitive Informatics   2004   
A Method for Retrieving Translations of Collocation in Web Data
Asian Synposium on Natural Language Processing to Overcome Language Barriers   2004   
PP-attachment Ambiguity Resolution Using a Neural Network with Modified FGREP Method
2nd Workshop on Natural Language Processing and Neural Networks   2001   
Semantic Validity of Japanese Noun Phrases with Adnominal Particles
PRICAI'92   1992   
Logical Form of Hierarchical Relation on Verbs and Extracting it from Definition Sentences in a Japanese Dictionary
COLING'92   1992   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2008 - 2011    Investigator(s): Michio TOKUMI
(抄録なし)
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2008 - 2011    Investigator(s): Yoichi TOMIURA
(抄録なし)
A Method to Generate a Natural Response to User's Utterance using Web Document
Project Year: 2006 - 2010
Discernment of Nativeness of English Documents
Project Year: 2004 - 2008
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2005 - 2007    Investigator(s): Michio TOKUMI
Our study aims to solve problems involved with slash reading materials in regards to extensive reading and construct a practical leaning system. The study can be summarized as follows:1. We did research on slash reading materials considering the n...
Writing Supporting System of English Documents for the Non-Natives
Project Year: 2003 - 2007
Construction of Native/Non-Native English Thesis Corpus and its Application
Project Year: 2007   
Word Sense Acquisition from Corpus
Project Year: 2007   
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2001 - 2003    Investigator(s): Yoichi TOMIURA
Words' Cooccurrency is one of the basic knowledge in Natural Language Processing, and it is used for syntactic disambiguation and word sense disambiguation. But the tuples of words which are able to cooccure are too massive to collect all of them ...
A Disambiguation Method of Syntactic Structures Based on a Statistical Language Model
Project Year: 1996