All publications

2018

  • Shohini Bhattasali, Murielle Fabre, Wen-Ming Luh, Hazem Al Saied, Mathieu Constant, Christophe Pallier, Jonathan R. Brennan, R. Nathan Spreng and John Hale (2018). Localising memory retrieval and syntactic composition: an fMRI study of naturalistic language comprehension. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience. DOI: 10.1080/23273798.2018.1518533
  • Karën Fort, Bruno Guillaume, Matthieu Constant, Nicolas Lefèbvre, and Yann-Alan Pilatte (2018). « Fingers in the nose »: evaluating the speakers’ intuition in identifying MWEs using a slightly gamified crowdsourcing platform. Proceedings of the COLING 2018 Joint Workshop on Linguistic Annotation, Multiword Expressions and Constructions, Santa Fe, USA. August.
  • Mathieu Constant, Cvetana Krstev, Dusko Vitas (2018). Lexical Analysis of Serbian with Conditional Random Fields and Large-Coverage Finite-State Resources. In: Vetulani Z., Mariani J., Kubis M. (Eds). Human Language Technology. Challenges for Computer Science and Linguistics. LTC 2015. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10930. Springer, Cham
  • Hazem Al Saied, Marie Candito, Mathieu Constant (2018). A transition-based verbal multiword expression analyzer. In Stella Markantonatou, Carlos Ramisch, Agata Savary, and Veronika Vincze (eds.), Multiword expressions at length and in depth: Extended papers from the MWE 2017 workshop, 209–226. Berlin: Language Science Press.

2017

  • Matthieu Constant, and Héctor Martinez Alonso (2017). Benchmarking Joint Lexical and Syntactic Analysis on Multiword-Rich Data, Proceedings of the EACL Workshop on Multiword expression. Valencia, Spain. April. p. 181 -186.
  • Hazem Al Said, Marie Candito, and Matthieu Constant (2017). ATILF-LLF System for PARSEME Shared Task: a transition-based verbal multiword expression tagger. Proceedings of EACL Workshop on Multiword Expressions: shared task track. Valencia, Spain. April. p. 27 – 132.
  • Marie Candito, Mathieu Constant, Carlos Ramisch, Agata Savary, Yannick Parmentier, Caroline Pasquer and Jean-Yves Antoine (2017).  Annotation d’expressions polylexicales verbales en français, Actes de la 24e conférence sur le traitement automatique des langues (TALN 2017), Orléans, France. Juin. 9 pp. (short paper)
  • Mathieu Constant, Gülşen Eryiğit, Johanna Monti, Lonneke van der Plas, Carlos Ramisch, Mike Rosner, Amalia Todariscu (2017). Multiword Expression Processing: A Survey. Computational LinguisticsVol. 43, No. 4pp. 837–892.

2016

  • Laurence Danlos, Quentin Pradet, Lucie Barque, Takuya Nakamura, and Matthieu Constant (2016). Un Verbenet du français. Traitement Automatique des Langues. Association pour le traitement automatique des langues. Vol. 57 (1). 25 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant and Joakim Nivre (2016). A Transition-based System for Joint Lexical and Syntactic Analysis. Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2016). Berlin, Germany. August. pp. 161 – 171.
  • Matthieu Constant, Joseph Le Roux, and Nadi Tomeh (2016). Deep Lexical Segmentation and Syntactic Parsing in the Easy-First Dependency Framework. 15th Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL-HLT 2016). San Diego, United States. June. pp. 1095 – 1101.
  • Laurence Danlos, Matthieu Constant, and Lucie Barque (2016). Improvement of VerbNet-like resources by frame typing. Proceedings of the COLING Workshop on Grammar and Lexicon: interactions and interfaces (GramLex). Osaka, Japan. December. pp. 61 – 70.

2015

  • Agata Savary, Manfred Sailer, Yannick Parmentier, Michael Rosner, Victoria Rosén, Adam Przepiórkowski, Cvetana Krstev, Veronika Vincze, Beata Wójtowicz, Miriam Butt, Gyri Smrrdal Losnegaard, Carla Parra Escartín, Jakub Waszczuk, Matthieu Constant, Petya Osenova and Federico Sangati (2015). PARSEME – PARSing and Multiword Expressions within a European multilingual network. Proceedings of the 7th Language & Technology Conference (LTC 2015). Poznań, Poland. November. 5 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant, Cvetana Krstev, and Dusko Vitas (2015). Hybrid Lexical Tagging in Serbian. Proceedings of 7th Language & Technology Conference (LTC 2015). Poznań, Poland. November. 5 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant, and Joseph Le Roux (2015). Dependency Representations for Lexical Segmentation. Proceedings of the 6th Workshop on Statistical Parsing of Morphologically Rich Languages (SPMRL 2015). Bilbao, Spain. July. pp. 1 – 6.
  • Gael Guibon, Isabelle Tellier, Sophie Prevost, Matthieu Constant, and Kim Gerdes (2015). Searching for Discriminative Metadata of Heterogeneous Corpora. Proceedings of the 14th International Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories (TLT14). Warsaw, Poland. December. pp. 72 – 82.
  • Gael Guibon, Isabelle Tellier, Sophie Prévost, Matthieu Constant, and Kim Gerdes (2015). Analyse syntaxique de l’ancien français : quelles propriétés de la langue influent le plus sur la qualité de l’apprentissage ? Actes de la 22e conférence sur le traitement automatique des langues naturelles (TALN 2015). Caen, France. Juin. 12 pp.

 

2014

  • Matthieu Constant, Anne Dister, and Takuya Nakamura (2014). De la liberté combinatoire au figement. Le verbe faire dans un corpus de français parlé. In Fryni Kakoyianni Doa (Ed.). Penser le Lexique-Grammaire, perspectives actuelles. Éditions Honoré Champion. pp. 75 – 90.
  • Joseph Le Roux, Antoine Rozenknop, and Matthieu Constant (2014). Syntactic Parsing and Compound Recognition via Dual Decomposition: Application to French. Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2014). Dublin, Ireland. August. pp. 1875 – 1885.
  • Marie Candito and Matthieu Constant (2014). Strategies for Multiword Expression Analysis and Dependency Parsing. Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL’14). Baltimore, United States. June. pp. 743 – 753.
  • Gaël Guibon, Isabelle Tellier, Matthieu Constant, Sophie Prévost, and Kim Gerdes (2014). Parsing Poorly Standardized Language: Dependency on Old French Dependency. Proceedings of the 13th International Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories (TLT13). Tübingen, Germany. December. pp. 51 – 61.
  • Patrick Watrin, Louis de Viron, Denis Lebailly, Matthieu Constant, and Stéphanie Weiser (2014). Named Entity Recognition for German Using Conditional Random Fields and Linguistic Resources. Proceedings of the Shared Task on Named Entity Recognition in German (GermanEval). Hildesheim, Germany. October. pp. 153 – 156.

2013

  • Eric Laporte, Elsa Tolone, and Matthieu Constant (2013). Conversion of Lexicon-Grammar tables to LMF: application to French. In: Gil Fancopoulou (Ed.). LMF: Lexical Markup Framework, theory and practice. Hermes/ISTE/Wiley. pp. 157 – 174.
  • Matthieu Constant, Joseph Le Roux and Anthony Sigogne (2013). Combining Compound Recognition and PCFG-LA Parsing with Word Lattices and Conditional Random Fields. ACM Transactions on Speech and Language Processing. Special Issue on Multiword Expressions. Vol. 10(3). 24 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant, Olivier Blanc and Patrick Watrin (2013). Accounting for Contiguous Multiword Expressions in Shallow Parsing. The Prague Bulletin of Mathematical Linguistics. Vol. 99. pp. 59 – 76.
  • Matthieu Constant, Anthony Sigogne, and Patrick Watrin (2013). Stratégies discriminantes pour intégrer la reconnaissance des mots composés dans un analyseur syntaxique en constituants. Traitement Automatique des Langues. Association pour le traitement automatique des langues. Vol. 54 (1). 24 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant, Marie Candito, and Djamé Seddah (2013). The LIGM-Alpage Architecture for the SPMRL 2013 Shared Task: Multiword Expression Analysis and Dependency Parsing. Proceedings of the EMNLP Workshop on Statistical Parsing of Morphologically Rich Languages (SPMRL 2013): shared task track. Seattle, United States. October. pp. 46 – 52.

2012

  • Anthony Sigogne and Matthieu Constant (2012). Using subcategorization frames to improve French probabilistic parsing. Proceedings of the 11th Conference on Natural Language Processing (KONVENS’12). Vienna, Austria. September. pp. 223 – 227. Short paper.
  • Matthieu Constant, Anthony Sigogne and Patrick Watrin (2012). Discriminative Strategies to Integrate Multiword Expression Recognition and Parsing. Proceedings of the 50th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL’12). Jeju Island, South Korea. July. pp. 204 – 212.
  • Matthieu Constant and Isabelle Tellier (2012). Evaluating the Impact of External Lexical Resources into a CRF-based Multiword Segmenter and Part-of-Speech Tagger. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’12). Istanbul, Turkey. May.
  • Myriam Rakho, Eric Laporte and Matthieu Constant (2012). A new semantically annotated corpus with syntax-based and cross-lingual senses. Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’12). Istanbul, Turkey. May.
  • Matthieu Constant, and Anthony Sigogne, Patrick Watrin (2012). La reconnaissance des mots composés à l’épreuve de l’analyse syntaxique et vice-versa : évaluation de deux stratégies discriminantes. Actes de la 19e conférence sur le traitement automatique des langues naturelles (TALN’12). Grenoble, France. Juin. p. 57 – 70. (best paper award)
  • Matthieu Constant, and Anne Dister (2012). Les disfluences dans les mots composés. Actes des 11e Journées sur l’Analyse des Données Textuelles (JADT’12). Liège, Belgique. Juin. pp. 269 – 280.

2011

  • Anthony Sigogne, Matthieu Constant, and Éric Laporte (2011). Integration of Data from a Syntactic Lexicon into a Generative and a Discriminative Probabilistic Parsers. International conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP’11).
  • Anthony Sigogne, Matthieu Constant, and Éric Laporte. 2011. French parsing enhanced with a word clustering method based on a syntactic lexicon. Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Statistical Parsing of Morphologically Rich Languages (SPMRL’11). Dublin, Ireland. pp. 22 – 27. (short paper)
  • Matthieu Constant, Anthony Sigogne. 2011. MWU-aware Part-of-Speech Tagging with a CRF model and lexical resources. Proceedings of the ACL Workshop on Multiword Expressions : from Parsing and Generation to the Real World (MWE’11).  Portland, United States. pp. 49 – 56.
  • Matthieu Constant, Isabelle Tellier, Denys Duchier, Yoann Dupont, Anthony Sigogne, Sylvie Billot (2011). Intégrer des connaissances linguistiques dans un CRF : application à l’apprentissage d’un segmenteur-étiqueteur du français. Actes de la 18e conférence sur le traitement automatique des langues naturelles (TALN’11).
  • Andreas Maletti, Matthieu Constant, Agata Savary. editors (2011). Proceedings of the 9th international Workshop on Finite-state Methods and Natural Language Processing (FSMNLP’11). ACL Anthology.

2010

  • Matthieu Constant (2010). Prépositions locatives et noms propres géographiques. In: Takuya Nakamura, Éric Laporte, Anne Dister, Cédrick Fairon (Eds.). Les Tables. La grammaire du français par le menu. Mélanges en hommage à Christian Leclère.  UCL, Presses Universitaires de Louvain. pp. 73 – 80.
  • Matthieu Constant, Elsa Tolone (2010). A generic tool to generate a lexicon for NLP from Lexicon- Grammar tables. In: Michele De Gioia (Ed.). Actes du 27e Colloque international sur le lexique et la grammaire. Seconde partie. Aracne. pp. 79 – 93.
  • Myriam Rakho, Matthieu Constant (2010). Evaluating the impact of some linguistic information on the performances of a similarity-based and translation-oriented Word-Sense disambiguation method. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’10). 6 pp.
  • Olivier Blanc, Matthieu Constant, Anne Dister, Patrick Watrin (2010). Partial parsing of spontaneous spoken French. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’10). 6 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant, Daniela Guglielmo (2010). Automatic extraction of Support Verb Construction translations from an Italian-English parallel corpus. Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Lexis and Grammar (LGC’10). Belgrade. pp. 63 – 72.
  • Matthieu Constant, Takuya Nakamura, Stavroula Voyatzi, André Bittar. 2010. Extraction automatique de traductions anglaises de mots composés français. Actes du Congrés Mondial de la Linguistique Française (CMLF’10). 12 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant, Anne Dister. 2010. Automatic detection of disfluencies in speech transcriptions. In: Massimo Pettorino, Antonella Giannini, Isabella Chiari, Francesca M. Dovetto (Eds.). Spoken Communication. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp. 259 – 272.

2009

  • Matthieu Constant (2009). Microsyntax of Measurement Phrases in French : Construction and Evaluation of a Local Grammar. Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Finite-State Methods and Natural Language Processing (FSMNLP’09). 12 pp.
  • Anthony Sigogne, Matthieu Constant (2009). Real-time unsupervised classification of web documents. Proceedings of the 4th International Multiconference on Computer Science and Information Technology (IMCSIT’09). pp. 281 – 286.
  • Anne Dister, Matthieu Constant, and Gérald Prunelle (2009). Normalizing speech transcriptions for Natural Language Processing. In: Massimo Pettorino, Antonella Giannini, Francesca M. Dovetto (Eds.). Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Spoken Communication (GSCP’09). Università degli Studi di Napoli L’Orientale, Naples. pp. 507–520.

2008

  • Matthieu Constant, Anne Dister, Louisette Emirkanian, Sophie Piron. editors (2008). Description Linguistique pour le Traitement Automatique du Français. Presses Universitaires de Louvain. Université catholique de Louvain. 210 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant, Patrick Watrin. 2008. Networking Multiword Units. In, Bengt Nordstrom, Aarne Ranta (Eds.). Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Natural Language Processing (GoTAL’08). vol. 5221. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence. Gothenburg, Sweden. Springer-Verlag. pp. 120 – 125.  short paper.
  • Olivier Blanc, Matthieu Constant, Anne Dister, and Patrick Watrin (2008). Corpus oraux et chunking. Actes des 27èmes Journées d’Études sur la Parole (JEP’08). 4 pp.

2007

  • Catherine Camugli, Matthieu Constant, Anne Dister. editors (2007). Proceedings of the 26th International Conference on Lexis and Grammar. Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée.
  • Olivier Blanc, Matthieu Constant, Patrick Watrin (2007). A Finite-State Super-Chunker. In: Jan Holub, Jan Zdárek (Eds.). Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Implementation and Application of Automata (CIAA’07). vol. 4783. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. pp. 306 – 308. Short paper.
  • Olivier Blanc, Matthieu Constant, Patrick Watrin (2007). Segmentation in super-chunks with a finite-state approach. In: Thomas Hanneforth, Kay-Michael Würzner (Eds.), 6th Workshop on Finite-State Methods and Natural Language Processing (FSMNLP’07). Potsdam University Press. Potsdam, Germany. pp. 62 – 73.
  • Matthieu Constant (2007). GraalWeb ou accéder à une bibliothèque décentralisée de grammaires locales. Actes de l’atelier Bases de données lexicales : construction et applications. pp. 79 – 87.
  • Olivier Blanc, Matthieu Constant, Patrick Watrin (2007). Segmentation en super-chunks. Actes de la 14e Conférence sur le Traitement Automatique des Langues Naturelles (TALN’07). Session poster. vol. 2. IRIT Press, Toulouse, France. pp. 33 – 42.

2006

  • Matthieu Constant, Denis Maurel (2006). Compiling Linguistic Constraints into Finite State Automata. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Implementation and Application of Automata (CIAA’06).vol. 4094. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer Berlin / Heidelberg. pp. 242 – 252.
  • Olivier Blanc, Matthieu Constant (2006). Outilex, a linguistic platform for Text Processing. Proceedings of the Interactive Presentation Session of Coling-ACL06. Sydney, Australia. pp. 73 – 76.
  • Olivier Blanc, Matthieu Constant, and Éric Laporte (2006). Outilex, plate-forme logicielle de traitement de textes écrits. 13ème Colloque sur le traitement automatique des langues naturelles (TALN’06). Leuven, Belgique. pp. 83 – 92. UCL, Presses Universitaires de Louvain. Note : Verbum ex machina. Cahiers du CENTAL 2(1). (Acceptance rate: 31%)

2005

  • Olivier Blanc, Matthieu Constant (2005). Lexicalisation of grammars with parameterized graphs. Proceedings of the international conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP’05). Borovets, Bulgaria. pp. 117 – 121. Short paper.

 

2004

  • Matthieu Constant (2004). Vers la construction d’une bibliothèque en-ligne de grammaires linguistiques. Lexicometrica. Numéro spécial. 14 pp.
  • Matthieu Constant (2004). GRAAL, une bibliothèque de graphes : mode d’emploi.  In: Claude Muller, Jean Royauté, Max Silberztein (Eds.). INTEX pour la linguistique et le traitement automatique des langues. Besançon : Presses Universitaires de Franche-Comté. pp. 321 – 330.

2003

  • Matthieu Constant (2003). Converting Linguistic Systems of Relational Matrices into Finite-State Transducers. Proceedings of the  EACL Workshop on Finite-State Methods in Natural Language Processing. Budapest, Hungary. pp. 75 – 82.
  • Matthieu Constant and Anastasia Yannacopoulou (2003). Le dictionnaire électronique du grec moderne : conception et développement d’outils pour son enrichissement et sa validation. Studies in Greek Linguistics. Proceedings of the 23rd annual meeting of the Department of Linguistics. vol. 2. Faculty of Philosophy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. pp. 783 – 791.

2002

  • Matthieu Constant (2002). Methods for constructing lexicon-grammar resources : the example of measure expressions. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC’02). Las Palmas, Spain. pp. 1341 – 1345.
  • Matthieu Constant (2002). On the analysis of locative prepositional phrases : the classifier/proper noun pairing. In: E. Ranchhod, N. Mamede (Eds.). Proceedings of the third International Conference on Advances in Natural Language Processing (PorTAL’02). vol. 2389. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Springer-Verlag. Faro, Portugal. pp. 33 – 42.

 

2001

  • Takuya Nakamura, Matthieu Constant (2001). Les expressions de pourcentage. Flambeau. vol. 27. pp. 27 – 46.
  • Matthieu Constant (2001). Bibliothèques d’automates finis et grammaires indépendantes du contexte : de nouveaux traitements informatiques. Actes des 5èmes Rencontres des étudiants chercheurs en informatique pour le traitement automatique des langues (RECITAL’01). vol. 1. Tours, France. pp. 431 – 440.

2000

  • Matthieu Constant (2000). Description d’expressions numériques en français. Revue Informatique et Statistique dans les Sciences humaines. vol. 36. pp. 119 – 136.