Yo Ehara

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Name
Yo Ehara
URL
http://yoehara.com/
Affiliation
Shizuoka Institute of Science and Technology
Section
Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Informatics
Job title
Lecturer
Degree
Ph.D. (Information Science and Technology)(The University of Tokyo), Master (Information Science and Technology)(The University of Tokyo), Bachelor (Engineering)(The University of Tokyo)
Other affiliation
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Research funding number
60738029

Research Areas

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
A Study on Automatic Generation of Tests to Measure Abilities for Language Learning Support Systems
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Young Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Yo Ehara
An Efficient Vocabulary Learning Support System based on Regions in Semantic Spaces
Japan Science and Technology Agency: Advanced Information and Communication Technology for Innovation
Project Year: Oct 2018       Investigator(s): Yo Ehara
Developing Statistical Methods to Construct Word Difficulty Measures for Diverse Readers
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Young Scientists(B)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Yo Ehara
A Study on Support Systems for Practical Second Language Usage by Mathematical Modeling of Mental Lexicon and Lexicon Network
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Yo Ehara

Awards & Honors

 
Sep 2015
A Prediction Model of Translation Quality for Reducing Costs when using Crowdsourcing Translation, Excellent Paper Award, Multimedia, Distributed, Cooperative, and Mobile Symposium, Information Processing Society of Japan
Winner: Yo Ehara, Yukino Baba, Masao Utiyama, Eiichiro Sumita
 
Sep 2015
A Relationship Between Vocabulary Ability and Translation Ability, Incentive Award, Young Researcher Association for NLP Studies
Winner: Yo Ehara, Yukino Baba, Masao Utiyama, Eiichiro Sumita
 
Mar 2011
en.newikipedia.org: A Interactive Reading Support System that Predicts Users' Unfamiliar Words for the English Version of Wikipedia, Student Incentive Award for the Fiscal Year 2010, SIG Human-Computer Interaction, Information Processing Society of Japan
Winner: Yo Ehara, Takashi Ninomiya, Nobuyuki Shimizu, Hiroshi Nakagawa
 
Sep 2009
A Relationship Between Vocabulary Ability and Translation Ability, Incentive Award, Young Researcher Association for NLP Studies
Winner: Yo Ehara, Takashi Ninomiya, Hiroshi Nakagawa
 
Jun 2017
Visualizing High-Risk Paths using Road Network Analysis for Disaster Mitigation, Best Paper Award (of each volume), The Database Society of Japan
Winner: Masaki KANNO, Yo EHARA, Masaharu HIROTA, Shohei YOKOYAMA, Hiroshi ISHIKAWA
 

Published Papers

 
Yo Ehara
In the Proceedings of the 11th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2018)      May 2018   [Refereed]
Yo Ehara,Issei Sato,Hidekazu Oiwa,Hiroshi Nakagawa
Journal of Information Processing   26 267-275   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Yo Ehara
In the Proceedings of the 8th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP 2017, short paper)   330-336   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Masaki KANNO, Yo EHARA, Masaharu HIROTA, Shohei YOKOYAMA, Hiroshi ISHIKAWA
DBSJ Japanese Journal   15-J    Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Yo Ehara, Yusuke Miyao, Hidekazu Oiwa, Issei Sato, Hiroshi Nakagawa
In the Proceedings of the 2014 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-2014)   1374-1384   Oct 2014   [Refereed]
Yo Ehara, Nobuyuki Shimizu, Takashi Ninomiya, Hiroshi Nakagawa
ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (ACM TIST)   4(2)    Mar 2013   [Refereed]
Yo Ehara, Issei Sato, Hidekazu Oiwa, Hiroshi Nakagawa
In the Proceedings of the 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING-2012).   799-814   Dec 2012   [Refereed]
Yo Ehara, Nobuyuki Shimizu, Takashi Ninomiya, Hiroshi Nakagawa
In the Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2010)   51-60   Feb 2010   [Refereed]
Yo Ehara, Kumiko Tanaka-Ishii
In the Proceedings of the 3rd international Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP 2008)   441-448   Jan 2008   [Refereed]
Assessing Translation Ability through Vocabulary Ability Assessment
Yo Ehara, Yukino Baba, Masao Utiyama, Eiichiro Sumita
In the Proceedings of the 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-16)   3712-3718   Jul 2016   [Refereed]

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Jun 2018
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Today
Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Informatics, Shizuoka Institute of Science and Technology
 
Jun 2018
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Today
Visiting Researcher, Artificial Intelligence Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
 
Apr 2016
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May 2018
Researcher, Artificial Intelligence Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
 
Sep 2015
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Mar 2016
Project Assistant Professor, Graduate School of System Design, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
Apr 2014
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Aug 2015
Researcher, Advanced Speech Translation Research and Development Promotion Center, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology
 

Education

 
Oct 2009
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Sep 2013
Mathematical Informatics, Doctoral Course, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1999
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Mar 2002
Salesio Gakuin High school
 

Committee Memberships

 
2018
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2018
AAAI2019  Program Committee Member (Reviewer)
 
2017
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2017
BEA-12  Program Committee Member (Reviewer)
 
2016
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2016
BEA-11  Program Committee Member (Reviewer)
 
2015
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2015
ACL 2015  Program Committee Member (Reviewer)
 
2014
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2014
ACL 2014  Program Committee Member (Reviewer)