Lane's Research
 
Photo of ocean overlooking Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
 

Publications

  1. -Interviewed for New York Times Magazine story on machine translation
    Gideon Lewis-Kraus New York Times Magazine, June 2015

  2. -Interviewed for Time magazine story on machine translation (followup story)
    Dan Kedmey TIME.com, March 2015

  3. -Monolingual Post-Editing by a Domain Expert is Highly Effective for Translation Triage
    Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the The Third Workshop on Post-editing Technology and Practice (WPTP'14),
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Oct 2014
    abstract - bib - latex - slides

  4. -Invited Talk: The Human Language Model: A Re-examination of the Proper Role of Humans and Machines in Interactive Language Translation 34 years after Kay (1980)
    Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the Workshop on Interactive and Adaptive Machine Translation (IAMT'14),
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Oct 2014
    abstract - bib - latex - slides

  5. -Machine Translation and Monolingual Postediting: The AFRL WMT-14 System
    Lane Schwartz, Timothy Anderson, Jeremy Gwinnup, Katherine Young
    Proceedings of the Ninth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation (WMT'14),
    Baltimore, Maryland, Jun 2014
    abstract - bib - code - data - latex - poster

  6. -The MIT-LL/AFRL IWSLT-2013 MT System
    Michaeel Kazi, Michael Coury, Elizabeth Salesky, Jessica Ray, Wade Shen, Terry Gleason,
    Tim Anderson, Grant Erdmann, Lane Schwartz, Brian Ore, Raymond Slyh, Jeremy Gwinnup,
    Katherine Young, Michael Hutt
    Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT'13),
    Heidelberg, Germany, Dec 2013
    abstract - bib

  7. -Better Splitting Algorithms for Parallel Corpus Processing
    Lane Schwartz
    The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics,
    98:109-119, Oct 2012
    abstract - bib - code

  8. -An Incremental Syntactic Language Model for Statistical Phrase-based Translation
    Lane Schwartz
    PhD Thesis,
    Minneapolis, Minnesota, Feb 2012
    abstract - bib - latex - slides

  9. -Incremental Syntactic Language Models for Phrase-based Translation
    Lane Schwartz, Chris Callison-Burch, William Schuler, Stephen Wu
    Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (ACL'11),
    Portland, Oregon, Jun 2011
    abstract - bib - code - data - erratum
    perplexity - documentation - slides

  10. -Joshua 2.0: A Toolkit for Parsing-Based Machine Translation with Syntax, Semirings, Discriminative Training and Other Goodies
    Zhifei Li, Chris Callison-Burch, Chris Dyer, Juri Ganitkevitch, Ann Irvine, Sanjeev Khudanpur, Lane Schwartz, Wren Thornton, Ziyuan Wang, Jonathan Weese, Omar Zaidan
    Proceedings of the Joint Fifth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation and MetricsMATR (WMT'10),
    Uppsala, Sweden, Jul 2010
    abstract - bib - code
    poster (pdf ; keynote)

  11. -Reproducible Results in Parsing-Based Machine Translation: The JHU Shared Task Submission
    Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the Joint Fifth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation and MetricsMATR (WMT'10),
    Uppsala, Sweden, Jul 2010
    abstract - bib - code
    poster (pdf ; pages) - slides (pdf ; keynote)

  12. -Broad-Coverage Parsing using Human-Like Memory Constraints
    William Schuler, Samir AbdelRahman, Tim Miller, Lane Schwartz
    Computational Linguistics,
    36(1):1–30, MIT Press, Mar 2010
    abstract - bib

  13. -Hierarchical Phrase-Based Grammar Extraction in Joshua: Suffix Arrays and Prefix Trees
    Lane Schwartz, Chris Callison-Burch
    The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics,
    93:157-166, Jan 2010
    abstract - bib

  14. -Semantically Informed Machine Translation
    Kathy Baker, Steven Bethard, Michael Bloodgood, Ralf Brown, Chris Callison-Burch,
    Glen Coppersmith, Bonnie Dorr, Wes Filardo, Kendall Giles, Anni Irvine, Mike Kayser,
    Lori Levin, Justin Martineau, Jim Mayfield, Scott Miller, Aaron Phillips, Andrew Philpot,
    Christine Piatko, Lane Schwartz, David Zajic
    Final Report of the 2009 Summer Camp for Advanced Language Exploration (SCALE),
    Johns Hopkins University Human Language Technology Center of Excellence
    Baltimore, Maryland, Nov 2009.
    abstract - bib

  15. -A Framework for Fast Incremental Interpretation during Speech Decoding
    William Schuler, Stephen Wu, Lane Schwartz
    Computational Linguistics,
    35(3):1–31, MIT Press, Sep 2009
    abstract - bib

  16. -Demonstration of Joshua: An Open Source Toolkit for Parsing-Based Machine Translation
    Zhifei Li, Chris Callison-Burch, Chris Dyer, Juri Ganikevitch, Sanjeev Khudanpur,
    Lane Schwartz, Wren Thornton, Jonathan Weese, and Omar Zaidan
    Proceedings of the 47th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL'09), Software Demonstrations,
    Singapore, Aug 2009.
    abstract - bib - code

  17. -Joshua: An Open Source Toolkit for Parsing-Based Machine Translation
    Zhifei Li, Chris Callison-Burch, Chris Dyer, Juri Ganikevitch, Sanjeev Khudanpur,
    Lane Schwartz, Wren Thornton, Jonathan Weese, and Omar Zaidan
    Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation (WMT'09),
    Athens, Greece, Mar 2009.
    abstract - bib - code

  18. -Positive Effects of Redundant Descriptions in an Interactive Semantic Speech Interface
    Lane Schwartz, Luan Nguyen, Andrew Exley, William Schuler
    Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI'09),
    Sanibel Island, Florida, Feb 2009.
    abstract - bib
    slides (pdf ; latex)

  19. -Multi-Source Translation Methods
    Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the 8th Biennial Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas (AMTA'08),
    Waikiki, Hawai'i, Oct 2008.
    abstract - bib - code
    slides (pdf ; latex)

  20. -Toward a Psycholinguistically-Motivated Model of Language Processing
    William Schuler, Samir AbdelRahman, Tim Miller, Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING'08),
    Manchester, England, Aug 2008.
    abstract - bib
    slides (pdf ; latex)

  21. -An Open-Source Hierarchical Phrase-Based Translation System
    Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the 5th Midwest Computational Linguistics Colloquium (MCLC'08),
    East Lansing, Michigan, May 2008.
    abstract - bib - code
    slides (pdf ; latex)

  22. -Referential Semantic Language Modeling for Data-Poor Domains
    Stephen Wu, Lane Schwartz, William Schuler
    Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP'08),
    Las Vegas, Nevada, Apr 2008.
    abstract - bib

  23. -Exploiting Referential Context in Spoken Language Interfaces for Data-Poor Domains
    Stephen Wu, Lane Schwartz, William Schuler
    Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI'08),
    Canary Islands, Spain, Jan 2008.
    abstract - bib

  24. -Incremental Semantic Models for Continuous Context-Sensitive Speech Recognition
    Tim Miller, Lane Schwartz, William Schuler
    Proceedings of the Workshop on Semantic Representation of Spoken Language (SRSL'07),
    Salamanca, Spain, Nov 2007.
    abstract - bib

  25. -Corpus-based acquisition of head noun countability features
    Lane Schwartz
    Masters Thesis,
    Cambridge University, Jul 2002.
    abstract - bib - code

Interests

  1. -Machine Translation

  2. -Compilers

  3. -Programming Languages

  4. -Linguistics


Current

Assistant Professor

Department of Linguistics

University of Illinois

Urbana, IL 61801