Amirreza Shirani successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation NLP-enabled Design Assistance For Visual Communication on May 7th, 2021. Congratulations!
Reza’s paper titled PSED: A Dataset for Selecting Emphasis in Presentation Slides has been accepted at Findings of ACL @ ACL2021. Congratulations!
Mahsa Shafaei successfully defended her Ph.D. proposal Detecting Objectionable Content in Online Media on Dec 7. Congratulations!
Gustavo Aguilar successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation Neural Sequence Labeling on Social Media Text on Nov 19. Congratulations!
Sudipta’s Paper titled Multi-view Story Characterization from Movie Plot Synopses and Reviews got accepted at EMNLP 2020. Congratulations!
Gustavo Aguilar successfully defended his Ph.D. proposal Neural Sequence Labeling on Social Media Text on May 21. Congratulations!
Amirreza Shirani successfully defended his Ph.D. proposal Emphasis Selection For Textual Content on May 20. Congratulations!
Niloofar Safi Samghabadi successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation Automatic Detection of Nastiness and Early Signs of Cyberbullying Incidents on Social Media on April 30. Congratulations!
Sudipta Kar successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation Automatic Characterization of Stories on April 13. Congratulations!
Our paper titled “Learning Emphasis Selection for Written Text in Visual Media from Crowd-Sourced Label Distributions” is accepted to ACL 2019 (The 57th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics). This conference will take place in Florence (Italy) at the ‘Fortezza da Basso’. This work is in collaboration with…