Using semantic relations to refine coreference decisions

Heng Ji, David Westbrook, Ralph Grishman

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review


We present a novel mechanism for improving reference resolution by using the output of a relation tagger to rescore coreference hypotheses. Experiments show that this new framework can improve performance on two quite different languages - English and Chinese.


OtherHuman Language Technology Conference and Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, HLT/EMNLP 2005, Co-located with the 2005 Document Understanding Conference, DUC and the 9th International Workshop on Parsing Technologies, IWPT
CityVancouver, BC

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computational Theory and Mathematics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Information Systems


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