Jörg Tiedemann

Person

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since August 2015: Professor of Language Technology at the Department of Modern Languages, University of Helsinki
  • September 2014 – July 2015: Senior Researcher at the Department of Linguistics and Philology, Uppsala University
  • September 2009 – August 2014: Visiting Professor at the Department of Linguistics and Philology, Uppsala University
  • September 2004 – August 2009: PostDoc researcher at the Department of Information Science/Humanities Computing (Informatiekunde), University of Groningen
  • January 2004 – August 2004: Lecturer in computational linguistics and coordinator for the language technology programme, Department of Linguistics and Philology, Uppsala University
  • 2000 – 2003: Ph.D. research at the Department of Linguistics, Uppsala University
  • 2001 – 2002: Visiting Ph.D. student, Division of Informatics, Edinburgh University, UK
  • 1997 – 1999: Research assistent, Department of Linguistics, Uppsala University
  • 1991 – 1997: Masters in Computer Science (Diplom für Informatik), “Otto-von-Guericke” University, Magdeburg, Germany

Recent Projects

Resources and Tools

  • OPUS – a collection of freely available parallel corpora
  • Lingua::Align – a toolbox for tree-to-tree alignment
  • Uplug – a toolbox for processing parallel corpora
  • Lingua::Ident::Blacklists – language identifier for related languages
  • Docent – a document-level SMT decoder
  • pdf2xml – a converter for PDF documents
  • subalign – tools for converting and aligning movie subtitles

Latest publications

  1. The MeMAD Submission to the WMT18 Multimodal Translation Task

    Stig-Arne, G., Huet, B., Kurimo, M., Laaksonen, J., Merialdo, B., Pham, P., Sjöberg, M., Sulubacak, U., Tiedemann, J., Troncy, R. & Vázquez Carrillo, J. R., 1 Nov 2018, Proceedings of the Third Conference on Machine Translation (WMT): Shared Task Papers. Bojar, O., Chatterjee, R., Federmann, C., Fishel, M., Graham, Y., Haddow, B., Huck, M., Yepes, A. J., Koehn, P., Monz, C., Negri, M., Névéol, A., Neves, M., Post, M., Specia, L., Turchi, M. & Verspoor, K. (eds.). Stroudsburg: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 603-611 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

  2. Creating a Dataset for Multilingual Fine-grained Emotion-detection Using Gamification-based Annotation

    Öhman, E. S., Tiedemann, J., Honkela, T. U. & Kajava, K., 31 Oct 2018, Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis. Stroudsburg: Association for Computational Linguistics, p. 24-30 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

  3. The MeMAD Submission to the IWSLT 2018 Speech Translation Task

    Sulubacak, U., Tiedemann, J., Rouhe, A., Stig-Arne, G. & Kurimo, M., 30 Oct 2018, Proceedings of the 15th International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation (IWSLT 2018). Turchi, M., Niehues, J. & Frederico, M. (eds.). Bruges, p. 89-94 6 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionProfessional

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Latest activities

  1. Denis Paperno

    Jörg Tiedemann (Host)
    24 Oct 201830 Oct 2018

    Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

  2. Natural Language Inference with Multilingual Supervision

    Jörg Tiedemann (Speaker)
    15 Oct 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

  3. FoTran 2018: Found in translation

    Jörg Tiedemann (Scientific Committee Chair), Hande Celikkanat (Member of organizing committee), Juan Raul Vazquez Carrillo (Member of organizing committee)
    28 Sep 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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