Lane's Research
 
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Publications

  1. -A Morphological Analyzer for St. Lawrence Island / Central Siberian Yupik
    Emily Chen and Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the 11th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC'18)
    Miyazaki, Japan, May 2018.
    abstract - bib

  2. -DLVM: A modern compiler infrastructure for deep learning systems
    Richard Wei, Lane Schwartz, Vikram Adve
    International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR 2018), Workshop Track
    Vancouver, British Columbia, May 2018.
    abstract - bib - code - latex - poster

  3. -Unsupervised Grammar Induction with Depth-bounded PCFG
    Lifeng Jin, Finale Doshi-Velez, Timothy Miller, William Schuler, Lane Schwartz
    Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics (TACL)
    6:211-224, Apr 2018.
    abstract - bib - code - latex

  4. -The History and Promise of Machine Translation
    Lane Schwartz
    In Innovation and Expansion in Translation Process Research
    American Translators Association Scholarly Monograph Series, XVIII, John Benjamins
    Isabel Lacruz and Riitta Jääskeläinen, editors. Jan 2018.
    abstract - bib

  5. -A Modern Compiler Infrastructure for Deep Learning Systems with Adjoint Code Generation in a Domain-specific IR
    Richard Wei, Lane Schwartz, and Vikram Adve
    Autodiff Workshop (NIPS 2017)
    Long Beach, California, Dec 2017.
    abstract - bib - code - latex - poster (pdf ; latex)

  6. -DLVM: A Modern Compiler Framework for Neural Network DSLs
    Richard Wei, Lane Schwartz, and Vikram Adve
    Workshop on ML Systems at NIPS 2017
    Long Beach, California, Dec 2017.
    abstract - bib - code - latex
    poster (pdf ; latex) - slides (pdf ; keynote)

  7. -DLVM: A Compiler Framework for Deep Learning DSLs
    Richard Wei, Vikram Adve, and Lane Schwartz
    Presentation at the 2017 LLVM Developers' Meeting
    Winner of the 2017 LLVM Student Research Competition
    abstract - code - presentation - slides

  8. -Liinnaqumalghiit: A Web-based Tool for Addressing Orthographic Transparency in St. Lawrence Island / Central Siberian Yupik
    Lane Schwartz and Emily Chen
    Language Documentation & Conservation, Vol. 11:275-288, Sept 2017
    abstract - bib - code - website

  9. -Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on the Use of Computational Methods in the Study of Endangered Languages (ComputEL-2)
    Antti Arppe, Jeff Good, Mans Hulden, Jordan Lachler, Alexis Palmer, and Lane Schwartz, editors.
    Mānoa, Hawaiʻi, Mar 2017.
    abstract - bib - latex - program - slides

  10. -Memory-Bounded Left-Corner Unsupervised Grammar Induction on Child-Directed Input
    Cory Shain, William Bryce, Lifeng Jin, Victoria Krakovna, Finale Doshi-Velez, Timothy Miller, William Schuler, and Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING'16),
    Osaka, Japan, Dec 2016.
    abstract - bib - code - latex - slides

  11. -Fast, Scalable Phrase-Based SMT Decoding
    Hieu Hoang, Nikolay Bogoychev, Lane Schwartz, and Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt.
    Proceedings of the 12th Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas,
    Volume 1: MT Researchers’ Track (AMTA’16),
    Austin, Texas, Oct 2016
    abstract - bib - code

  12. -A Taxonomy of Weeds: A Field Guide for Corpus Curators to Winnowing the Parallel Text Harvest
    Katherine Young, Jeremy Gwinnup, and Lane Schwartz.
    Proceedings of the 12th Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas,
    Volume 2: MT Users’ Track (AMTA’16),
    Austin, Texas, Oct 2016
    abstract - bib - code - latex - slides

  13. -Proceedings of the 12th Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas (AMTA'16).
    Spence Green and Lane Schwartz, editors.
    Austin, Texas, Oct-Nov 2016.
    abstract - program

  14. -Normalized Log-Linear Interpolation of Backoff Language Models is Efficient
    Kenneth Heafield, Chase Geigle, Sean Massung, and Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL'16),
    Berlin, Germany, Aug 2016
    abstract - bib - code

  15. -Effects of Word Alignment Visualization on Post-Editing Quality & Speed
    Lane Schwartz, Isabel Lacruz, and Tatyana Bystrova.
    Proceedings of the 15th Machine Translation Summit,
    Volume 1: MT Researchers’ Track (MT Summit XV),
    Miami, Florida, November 2015
    abstract - bib - code - latex - slides

  16. -The University of Illinois submission to the WMT 2015 Shared Translation Task
    Lane Schwartz, Bill Bryce, Chase Geigle, Sean Massung, Yisi Liu, Haoruo Peng, Vignesh Raja, Subhro Roy and Shyam Upadhyay.
    Proceedings of the 10th Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation (WMT’15),
    Lisbon, Portugal, September 2015
    abstract - bib - code - latex - poster

  17. -Automated Translation of a Literary Work: A Pilot Study
    Laurent Besacier and Lane Schwartz
    Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Computational Linguistics for Literature (CLfL’15),
    Denver, Colorado, June 2015
    abstract - bib - latex

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

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

  20. -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

  21. -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

  22. -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

  23. -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

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

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

  26. -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

  27. -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)

  28. -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)

  29. -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

  30. -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

  31. -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

  32. -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

  33. -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

  34. -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

  35. -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)

  36. -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)

  37. -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)

  38. -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)

  39. -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

  40. -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

  41. -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

  42. -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