Recent publications

NB: due to reasons beyond my control, my official name (Mathieu Constant) is slightly different from my scientific name (Matthieu Constant).

Selected recent publications

  1. 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
  2. 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.
  3. 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’16). Berlin, Germany. August. pp. 161 – 171 [bib]
  4. 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 [bib]
  5. 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  [bib]
  6. 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 [bib]
  7. 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.
  8. 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 [bib]

 

 

Publications (from 2010)

Book chapters and articles in collections (5)

  1. 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.
  2. 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
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.

Articles in international journals (4)

  1. 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
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.

Articles in national journals (2)

  1. 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.
  2. 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.

Articles in proceedings of international conferences (15)

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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. 
  6. 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.
  7. 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)
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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). (Core ranking: C, acceptance rate: 17%)
  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. 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.

Articles in proceedings of international workshops (11)

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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)
  11. 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.

Articles in proceedings of national conferences (6)

  1. 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)
  2. 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.
  3. 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)
  4. 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.
  5. 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). [acceptance rate: 40%]
  6. 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.