Publications

  • Vlad Niculae and Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil. Conversational markers of constructive discussions. In: Proc. of NAACL-HLT 2016. [ Website ]

  • Chenhao Tan, Vlad Niculae, Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, Lillian Lee. Winning Arguments: Interaction Dynamics and Persuasion Strategies in Good-faith Online Discussions. In: Proc. of WWW 2016. [ Website ]

  • Vlad Niculae, Srijan Kumar, Jordan Boyd-Graber, Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil. Linguistic harbingers of betrayal: A case study on an online strategy game. In: Proc. of ACL 2015. [ Website ]

  • Marcos Zampieri, Alina Maria Ciobanu, Vlad Niculae, Liviu P. Dinu. AMBRA: A ranking approach to temporal text classification. In: Proc. of Semeval 2015. [ code ] [ PDF ]

  • Vlad Niculae*, Caroline Suen*, Justine Zhang*, Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, Jure Leskovec. QUOTUS: The structure of political media coverage as revealed by quoting patterns. In: Proc. of WWW 2015. [ Website ] [ Slides ]

  • Vlad Niculae and Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil. Brighter than Gold: Figurative language in user generated comparisons. In: Proc. of EMNLP 2014. [ Website ]

  • Vlad Niculae, Marcos Zampieri, Liviu P. Dinu, Alina Maria Ciobanu. Temporal Text Ranking and Automatic Dating of Texts. In: EACL 2014. [ PDF ] [ Slides ]

  • Vlad Niculae. Comparison pattern matching and creative simile recognition. In: Proceedings of the Joint Symposium on Semantic Processing. Textual Inference and Structures in Corpora. Trento, Italy, November 2013. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ PDF ] [ poster ] [ code ]

  • Vlad Niculae and Octavian Popescu. Determining is-a relationships for textual entailment. In: Proceedings of the Joint Symposium on Semantic Processing. Textual Inference and Structures in Corpora. Trento, Italy, November 2013. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ PDF ] [ poster ]

  • Lars Buitinck, Gilles Louppe, Mathieu Blondel, Fabian Pedregosa, Andreas Müller, Olivier Grisel, Vlad Niculae, Peter Prettenhofer, Alexandre Gramfort, Jaques Grobler, Robert Layton, Jake Vanderplas, Arnaud Joly, Brian Holt and Gaël Varoquaux. API design for machine learning software: experiences from the scikit-learn project. In: ECML/PKDD 2013 Workshop: Languages for Data Mining and Machine Learning, Prague, Czech Republic. [ PDF ]

  • Liviu P. Dinu, Vlad Niculae, Octavia-Maria Șulea, Sequence tagging for verb conjugation in Romanian.
    In Proceedings of the International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing RANLP 2013, 215–220. Hissar, Bulgaria, September 2013. INCOMA Ltd. Shoumen, BULGARIA. [ PDF ] [ slides ]

  • Alina Maria Ciobanu, Anca Dinu, Liviu P. Dinu, Vlad Niculae and Octavia-Maria Șulea, Temporal text classification for Romanian novels set in the past. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing RANLP 2013, 136–140. Hissar, Bulgaria, September 2013. INCOMA Ltd. Shoumen, BULGARIA [ PDF ]

  • Alina Maria Ciobanu, Anca Dinu, Liviu P. Dinu, Vlad Niculae, and Octavia-Maria Șulea. Temporal classification for historical Romanian texts. In Proceedings of the 7th Workshop on Language Technology for Cultural Heritage, Social Sciences, and Humanities, pp. 102-106. Sofia, Bulgaria, August 2013. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ PDF ]

  • Vlad Niculae, Victoria Yaneva, Computational considerations of comparisons and similes. In: Proceedings of ACL 2013 Student Research Workshop, pp. 89-95. Sofia, Bulgaria, August 2013. [ PDF ] [ poster ]

  • Liviu P. Dinu, Vlad Niculae and Octavia-Maria Șulea, Romanian Syllabication using Machine Learning. In: TSD 2013 (to appear) [ PDF ]

  • Liviu P. Dinu, Vlad Niculae and Octavia-Maria Șulea, Learning How to Conjugate the Romanian Verb. Rules for Regular and Partially Irregular Verbs. In: EACL 2012: 524-528 [ PDF ] [ poster ]

  • Liviu P. Dinu, Vlad Niculae and Octavia-Maria Șulea, The Romanian Neuter Examined Through A Two-Gender N-Gram Classification System, In: Proceedings of LREC 2012 [ PDF ] [ poster ]

  • Liviu P. Dinu, Vlad Niculae and Maria-Octavia Șulea, Pastiche Detection Based on Stopword Rankings. Exposing Impersonators of a Romanian Writer. In: EACL 2012 Workshop on Computational Approaches to Deception Detection [ PDF ] [ poster ]

  • Iulia Danaila, Liviu P. Dinu, Vlad Niculae, Octavia-Maria Șulea, String Distances For Near-duplicate Detection. In: Polibits Issue 45 (January-June 2012) p. 21 [ PDF ][ poster ]

  • Liviu Petrisor Dinu, Emil Ionescu, Vlad Niculae, Octavia-Maria Șulea, Can Alternations Be Learned? A Machine Learning Approach To Romanian Verb Conjugation. In: Proceedings of RANLP 2011: 539-544 [ PDF ]