Office: 390 Allen Center
Email: my89 at cs dot uw dot edu
Computer Science & Engineering
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-2350
I am a 3rd year PhD student at UW. I am advised by Luke Zettlemoyer . I am interested in Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning. I am currently working on grounding problems like how computers can learn to describe images.
- Learning to Relate Literal and Sentimental Descriptions of Visual Properties
Mark Yatskar, Svitlana Volkova, Asli Celikyilmaz, Bill Dolan, and Luke Zettlemoyer
In North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, 2013
Data (from msr website). Demo (requires silverlight).
- For the sake of simplicity: Unsupervised extraction of lexical simplifications from Wikipedia
Mark Yatskar, Bo Pang, Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, Lillian Lee
In North American Chapter of the Association for Computation Linguistics, 2010