Accession Number : ADA172436


Title :   Proceedings of the Strategic Computing Natural Language Workshop Held in Marina del Rey, California on 1-2 May 1986.


Descriptive Note : Special rept.,


Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MARINA DEL REY INFORMATION SCIENCES INST


Personal Author(s) : Sondheimer,Norman K


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a172436.pdf


Report Date : May 1986


Pagination or Media Count : 281


Abstract : Contents--Research and Development in Natural Language Processing at BBN Laboratories in the Strategic Computing Program; Proteus and Pundit: Research in Text Understanding; Overview of the TACITUS Project; The Counselor Project at the University of Massachusetts; Research in Natural Language Processing; Text Generation for Strategic Computing; Out of the Laboratory: A Case Study of the IRUS Natural Language Interface; A Terminological Simplification Transformation for Natural Language Question-Answering Systems; Model-based Analysis of Messages about Equipment; An Equipment Model and its Role in the Interpretation of Nominal Compounds; Recovering Implicit Information; Focusing and Reference Resolution in PUNDIT; Commonsense Metaphysics and Lexical Semantics; Multi-level Description Directed Generation; TAG's as a Grammatical Formalism Generation; Hypotheticals as Heuristic Device; Living Up to Expectations: Computing Expert Responses; The Role of Perspective In Responding to Property Misconceptions; Adaptine MUMBLE: Experience with Natural Language Generation; Some Computational Properties of Tree Adapting Grammars; GUMS: A General User Modeling System; A Logical-Form and Knowledge-Base Design for Natural Language Generation; The Lexicon in Text Generation; Assertions from Discourse Structure.


Descriptors :   *NATURAL LANGUAGE , *TEXT PROCESSING , SYMPOSIA , MODELS , INTERFACES , PROCESSING , SEMANTICS , HEURISTIC METHODS , COMPUTER APPLICATIONS , VOCABULARY , HIERARCHIES , LEXICOGRAPHY , GRAMMARS


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