Rico Sennrich

Dr. Rico Sennrich
Lecturer (Assistant Professor)
School of Informatics, room 3.03A
10 Crichton Street
Edinburgh, EH8 9AB, United Kingdom
rico.sennrich AT ed.ac.uk

Publications

I also have a Google Scholar page. You can get all bibtex entries here.

2017

Pawel Przybysz; Marcin Chochowski; Rico Sennrich; Barry Haddow; Alexandra Birch (2017). The Samsung and University of Edinburghs submission to IWSLT17. In Proceedings of the 14th International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation. Tokyo, Japan, pp. 23-28. [bib] X
@article{samsung-uedin-iwslt17,
address = "Tokyo, Japan",
author = "Przybysz, Pawel and Chochowski, Marcin and Sennrich, Rico and Haddow, Barry and Birch, Alexandra",
pages = "23--28",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 14th International Workshop on Spoken Language Translation}",
title = "{The Samsung and University of Edinburgh{\rq}s submission to IWSLT17}",
url = "http://workshop2017.iwslt.org/downloads/iwslt2017_proceeding_v2.pdf#page=39",
year = "2017"
}

Rachel Bawden; Rico Sennrich; Alexandra Birch; Barry Haddow (2017). Evaluating Discourse Phenomena in Neural Machine Translation. ArXiv e-prints. [bib] X
@article{2017arXiv171100513B,
author = "{Bawden}, Rachel and {Sennrich}, Rico and {Birch}, Alexandra and {Haddow}, Barry",
eprint = "1711.00513",
journal = "ArXiv e-prints",
month = nov,
title = "{Evaluating Discourse Phenomena in Neural Machine Translation}",
year = 2017
}

Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone; Rico Sennrich (2017). A Parallel Corpus of Python Functions and Documentation Strings for Automated Code Documentation and Code Generation. In Proceedings of the Eighth International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (Volume 2: Short Papers). Taipei, Taiwan, pp. 314-319. [bib] [dataset] X
@inproceedings{micelibarone-sennrich:2017:I17-2,
address = "Taipei, Taiwan",
author = "{Miceli Barone}, Antonio Valerio and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Eighth International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (Volume 2: Short Papers)}",
month = "November",
pages = "314--319",
publisher = "Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing",
title = "{A Parallel Corpus of Python Functions and Documentation Strings for Automated Code Documentation and Code Generation}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/I17-2053",
year = "2017"
}

Sheila Castilho; Joss Moorkens; Federico Gaspari; Rico Sennrich; Vilelmini Sosoni; Yota Georgakopoulou; Pintu Lohar; Andy Way; Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone; Maria Gialama (2017). A Comparative Quality Evaluation of PBSMT and NMT using Professional Translators. In Proceedings of Machine Translation Summit XVI. Nagoya, Japan. [bib] X
@inproceedings{castilho17,
address = "Nagoya, Japan",
author = "Castilho, Sheila and Moorkens, Joss and Gaspari, Federico and Sennrich, Rico and Sosoni, Vilelmini and Georgakopoulou, Yota and Lohar, Pintu and Way, Andy and {Miceli Barone}, Antonio Valerio and Gialama, Maria",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of Machine Translation Summit XVI}",
title = "{A Comparative Quality Evaluation of PBSMT and NMT using Professional Translators}",
url = "http://aamt.info/app-def/S-102/mtsummit/2017/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/MTSummitXVI_ResearchTrack.pdf#page=122",
year = "2017"
}

Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone; Barry Haddow; Ulrich Germann; Rico Sennrich (2017). Regularization techniques for fine-tuning in neural machine translation. In Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing. Copenhagen, Denmark, pp. 1489-1494. [bib] X
@inproceedings{micelibarone-EtAl:2017:EMNLP2017,
address = "Copenhagen, Denmark",
author = "{Miceli Barone}, Antonio Valerio and Haddow, Barry and Germann, Ulrich and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing}",
month = "September",
pages = "1489--1494",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Regularization techniques for fine-tuning in neural machine translation}",
url = "https://www.aclweb.org/anthology/D17-1156",
year = "2017"
}

Spandana Gella; Rico Sennrich; Frank Keller; Mirella Lapata (2017). Image Pivoting for Learning Multilingual Multimodal Representations. In Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing. Copenhagen, Denmark, pp. 2839-2845. [bib] X
@inproceedings{gella-EtAl:2017:EMNLP2017,
address = "Copenhagen, Denmark",
author = "Gella, Spandana and Sennrich, Rico and Keller, Frank and Lapata, Mirella",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing}",
month = "September",
pages = "2839--2845",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Image Pivoting for Learning Multilingual Multimodal Representations}",
url = "https://www.aclweb.org/anthology/D17-1303",
year = "2017"
}

Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone; Jindrich Helcl; Rico Sennrich; Barry Haddow; Alexandra Birch (2017). Deep Architectures for Neural Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the Second Conference on Machine Translation, Volume 1: Research Papers. Copenhagen, Denmark. [bib] [code] X
@inproceedings{micelibarone2017,
address = "Copenhagen, Denmark",
author = "{Miceli Barone}, Antonio Valerio and Helcl, Jind\v{r}ich and Sennrich, Rico and Haddow, Barry and Birch, Alexandra",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Second Conference on Machine Translation, Volume 1: Research Papers}",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Deep Architectures for Neural Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.statmt.org/wmt17/pdf/WMT10.pdf",
year = "2017"
}

Rico Sennrich; Alexandra Birch; Anna Currey; Ulrich Germann; Barry Haddow; Kenneth Heafield; Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone; Philip Williams (2017). The University of Edinburgh's Neural MT Systems for WMT17. In Proceedings of the Second Conference on Machine Translation, Volume 2: Shared Task Papers. Copenhagen, Denmark. [bib] [models]
★ (tied) best constrained system for 11 out of 12 translation directions in which we participated. X
@inproceedings{uedin-nmt:2017,
address = "Copenhagen, Denmark",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Birch, Alexandra and Currey, Anna and Germann, Ulrich and Haddow, Barry and Heafield, Kenneth and {Miceli Barone}, Antonio Valerio and Williams, Philip",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Second Conference on Machine Translation, Volume 2: Shared Task Papers}",
title = "{The University of Edinburgh's Neural MT Systems for WMT17}",
url = "http://www.statmt.org/wmt17/pdf/WMT39.pdf",
year = "2017"
}

Maria Nadejde; Siva Reddy; Rico Sennrich; Tomasz Dwojak; Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt; Philipp Koehn; Alexandra Birch (2017). Predicting Target Language CCG Supertags Improves Neural Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the Second Conference on Machine Translation, Volume 1: Research Papers. Copenhagen, Denmark. [bib] note: a pre-published version of this paper had the title "Syntax-aware Neural Machine Translation Using CCG". X
@article{NadejdeRSDJKB17,
address = "Copenhagen, Denmark",
author = "Nadejde, Maria and Reddy, Siva and Sennrich, Rico and Dwojak, Tomasz and Junczys-Dowmunt, Marcin and Koehn, Philipp and Birch, Alexandra",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Second Conference on Machine Translation, Volume 1: Research Papers}",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Predicting Target Language CCG Supertags Improves Neural Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.statmt.org/wmt17/pdf/WMT07.pdf",
year = "2017"
}

Annette Rios; Laura Mascarell; Rico Sennrich (2017). Improving Word Sense Disambiguation in Neural Machine Translation with Sense Embeddings. In Proceedings of the Second Conference on Machine Translation, Volume 1: Research Papers. Copenhagen, Denmark. [bib] [dataset] X
@inproceedings{rios2017,
address = "Copenhagen, Denmark",
author = "Rios, Annette and Mascarell, Laura and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Second Conference on Machine Translation, Volume 1: Research Papers}",
title = "{Improving Word Sense Disambiguation in Neural Machine Translation with Sense Embeddings}",
url = "http://www.statmt.org/wmt17/pdf/WMT02.pdf",
year = "2017"
}

Rico Sennrich (2017). How Grammatical is Character-level Neural Machine Translation? Assessing MT Quality with Contrastive Translation Pairs. In Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Volume 2, Short Papers. Valencia, Spain, pp. 376-382. [bib] [dataset] X
@inproceedings{E17-2060,
address = "Valencia, Spain",
author = "Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Volume 2, Short Papers}",
pages = "376--382",
title = "{How Grammatical is Character-level Neural Machine Translation? Assessing MT Quality with Contrastive Translation Pairs}",
url = "http://aclweb.org/anthology/E17-2060.pdf",
year = "2017"
}

Jonathan Mallinson; Rico Sennrich; Mirella Lapata (2017). Paraphrasing Revisited with Neural Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Volume 1, Long Papers. Valencia, Spain, pp. 881-893. [bib] X
@inproceedings{mallinson-sennrich-lapata:2017:EACLlong,
address = "Valencia, Spain",
author = "Mallinson, Jonathan and Sennrich, Rico and Lapata, Mirella",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Volume 1, Long Papers}",
month = "April",
pages = "881--893",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Paraphrasing Revisited with Neural Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/E17-1083.pdf",
year = "2017"
}

Rico Sennrich; Orhan Firat; Kyunghyun Cho; Alexandra Birch; Barry Haddow; Julian Hitschler; Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt; Samuel Läubli; Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone; Jozef Mokry; Maria Nadejde (2017). Nematus: a Toolkit for Neural Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the Software Demonstrations of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Valencia, Spain, pp. 65-68. [bib] [code] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-EtAl:2017:EACLDemo,
address = "Valencia, Spain",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Firat, Orhan and Cho, Kyunghyun and Birch, Alexandra and Haddow, Barry and Hitschler, Julian and Junczys-Dowmunt, Marcin and L{\"a}ubli, Samuel and {Miceli Barone}, Antonio Valerio and Mokry, Jozef and Nadejde, Maria",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Software Demonstrations of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics}",
month = "April",
pages = "65--68",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Nematus: a Toolkit for Neural Machine Translation}",
url = "http://aclweb.org/anthology/E17-3017.pdf",
year = "2017"
}

Renars Liepins; Ulrich Germann; Guntis Barzdins; Alexandra Birch; Steve Renals; Susanne Weber; Peggy van der Kreeft; Herve Bourlard; João Prieto; Ondrej Klejch; Peter Bell; Alexandros Lazaridis; Alfonso Mendes; Sebastian Riedel; Mariana S. C. Almeida; Pedro Balage; Shay B. Cohen; Tomasz Dwojak; Philip N. Garner; Andreas Giefer; Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt; Hina Imran; David Nogueira; Ahmed Ali; Sebastião Miranda; Andrei Popescu-Belis; Lesly Miculicich Werlen; Nikos Papasarantopoulos; Abiola Obamuyide; Clive Jones; Fahim Dalvi; Andreas Vlachos; Yang Wang; Sibo Tong; Rico Sennrich; Nikolaos Pappas; Shashi Narayan; Marco Damonte; Nadir Durrani; Sameer Khurana; Ahmed Abdelali; Hassan Sajjad; Stephan Vogel; David Sheppey; Chris Hernon; Jeff Mitchell (2017). The SUMMA Platform Prototype. In Proceedings of the Software Demonstrations of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Valencia, Spain, pp. 116-119. [bib] X
@inproceedings{liepins-EtAl:2017:EACLDemo,
address = "Valencia, Spain",
author = "Liepins, Renars and Germann, Ulrich and Barzdins, Guntis and Birch, Alexandra and Renals, Steve and Weber, Susanne and van der Kreeft, Peggy and Bourlard, Herve and Prieto, Jo{\~a}o and Klejch, Ondrej and Bell, Peter and Lazaridis, Alexandros and Mendes, Alfonso and Riedel, Sebastian and Almeida, Mariana S. C. and Balage, Pedro and Cohen, Shay B. and Dwojak, Tomasz and Garner, Philip N. and Giefer, Andreas and Junczys-Dowmunt, Marcin and Imran, Hina and Nogueira, David and Ali, Ahmed and Miranda, Sebasti{\~a}o and Popescu-Belis, Andrei and {Miculicich Werlen}, Lesly and Papasarantopoulos, Nikos and Obamuyide, Abiola and Jones, Clive and Dalvi, Fahim and Vlachos, Andreas and Wang, Yang and Tong, Sibo and Sennrich, Rico and Pappas, Nikolaos and Narayan, Shashi and Damonte, Marco and Durrani, Nadir and Khurana, Sameer and Abdelali, Ahmed and Sajjad, Hassan and Vogel, Stephan and Sheppey, David and Hernon, Chris and Mitchell, Jeff",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Software Demonstrations of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics}",
month = "April",
pages = "116--119",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{The SUMMA Platform Prototype}",
url = "http://aclweb.org/anthology/E17-3029.pdf",
year = "2017"
}

2016

Philip Williams; Rico Sennrich; Matt Post; Philipp Koehn (2016). Syntax-based Statistical Machine Translation. [bib] X
@book{syntaxsmt,
author = "Williams, Philip and Sennrich, Rico and Post, Matt and Koehn, Philipp",
number = "4",
pages = "1--208",
publisher = "Morgan \& Claypool Publishers",
series = "{Synthesis Lectures on Human Language Technologies}",
title = "{Syntax-based Statistical Machine Translation}",
url = "https://doi.org/10.2200/S00716ED1V04Y201604HLT033",
volume = "9",
year = "2016"
}

Rico Sennrich; Barry Haddow; Alexandra Birch (2016). Improving Neural Machine Translation Models with Monolingual Data. In Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 1: Long Papers). Berlin, Germany, pp. 86-96. [bib] [data] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-haddow-birch:2016:P16-11,
address = "Berlin, Germany",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Haddow, Barry and Birch, Alexandra",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 1: Long Papers)}",
month = "August",
pages = "86--96",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Improving Neural Machine Translation Models with Monolingual Data}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/P16-1009.pdf",
year = "2016"
}

Rico Sennrich; Barry Haddow; Alexandra Birch (2016). Neural Machine Translation of Rare Words with Subword Units. In Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 1: Long Papers). Berlin, Germany, pp. 1715-1725. [bib] [code] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-haddow-birch:2016:P16-12,
address = "Berlin, Germany",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Haddow, Barry and Birch, Alexandra",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 1: Long Papers)}",
month = "August",
pages = "1715--1725",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Neural Machine Translation of Rare Words with Subword Units}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/P16-1162.pdf",
year = "2016"
}

Rico Sennrich; Barry Haddow (2016). Linguistic Input Features Improve Neural Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation. Berlin, Germany, pp. 83-91. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-haddow:2016:WMT,
address = "Berlin, Germany",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Haddow, Barry",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation}",
month = "August",
pages = "83--91",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Linguistic Input Features Improve Neural Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W16-2209.pdf",
year = "2016"
}

Rico Sennrich; Barry Haddow; Alexandra Birch (2016). Edinburgh Neural Machine Translation Systems for WMT 16. In Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation. Berlin, Germany, pp. 371-376. [bib] [code] [models]
★ (tied) best constrained system for 7 out of 8 translation directions in which we participated. X
@inproceedings{sennrich-haddow-birch:2016:WMT,
address = "Berlin, Germany",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Haddow, Barry and Birch, Alexandra",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation}",
month = "August",
pages = "371--376",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Edinburgh Neural Machine Translation Systems for WMT 16}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W16-2323.pdf",
year = "2016"
}

Marcin Junczys-Dowmunt; Tomasz Dwojak; Rico Sennrich (2016). The AMU-UEDIN Submission to the WMT16 News Translation Task: Attention-based NMT Models as Feature Functions in Phrase-based SMT. In Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation. Berlin, Germany, pp. 319-325. [bib]
★ ranked 1-2 (out of 10) for Russian English, and 2-4 (out of 12) for English-Russian. X
@inproceedings{junczysdowmunt-dwojak-sennrich:2016:WMT,
address = "Berlin, Germany",
author = "Junczys-Dowmunt, Marcin and Dwojak, Tomasz and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation}",
month = "August",
pages = "319--325",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{The AMU-UEDIN Submission to the WMT16 News Translation Task: Attention-based NMT Models as Feature Functions in Phrase-based SMT}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W16-2316.pdf",
year = "2016"
}

Philip Williams; Rico Sennrich; Maria Nadejde; Matthias Huck; Barry Haddow; Ondrej Bojar (2016). Edinburgh's Statistical Machine Translation Systems for WMT16. In Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation. Berlin, Germany, pp. 399-410. [bib] X
@inproceedings{williams-EtAl:2016:WMT,
address = "Berlin, Germany",
author = "Williams, Philip and Sennrich, Rico and Nadejde, Maria and Huck, Matthias and Haddow, Barry and Bojar, Ond\v{r}ej",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation}",
month = "August",
pages = "399--410",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Edinburgh's Statistical Machine Translation Systems for WMT16}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W16-2327.pdf",
year = "2016"
}

Jan-Thorsten Peter; Tamer Alkhouli; Hermann Ney; Matthias Huck; Fabienne Braune; Alexander Fraser; Ales Tamchyna; Ondrej Bojar; Barry Haddow; Rico Sennrich; Frédéric Blain; Lucia Specia; Jan Niehues; Alex Waibel; Alexandre Allauzen; Lauriane Aufrant; Franck Burlot; Elena Knyazeva; Thomas Lavergne; Francois Yvon; Marcis Pinnis; Stella Frank (2016). The QT21/HimL Combined Machine Translation System. In Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation. Berlin, Germany, pp. 344-355. [bib] X
@inproceedings{peter-EtAl:2016:WMT1,
address = "Berlin, Germany",
author = "Peter, Jan-Thorsten and Alkhouli, Tamer and Ney, Hermann and Huck, Matthias and Braune, Fabienne and Fraser, Alexander and Tamchyna, Ale\v{s} and Bojar, Ond\v{r}ej and Haddow, Barry and Sennrich, Rico and Blain, Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric and Specia, Lucia and Niehues, Jan and Waibel, Alex and Allauzen, Alexandre and Aufrant, Lauriane and Burlot, Franck and Knyazeva, Elena and Lavergne, Thomas and Yvon, Fran\c{c}ois and Pinnis, Marcis and Frank, Stella",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the First Conference on Machine Translation}",
month = "August",
pages = "344--355",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{The QT21/HimL Combined Machine Translation System}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W16-2320.pdf",
year = "2016"
}

Rico Sennrich; Barry Haddow; Alexandra Birch (2016). Controlling Politeness in Neural Machine Translation via Side Constraints. In Proceedings of the 2016 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies. San Diego, California, pp. 35-40. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-haddow-birch:2016:N16-1,
address = "San Diego, California",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Haddow, Barry and Birch, Alexandra",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 2016 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies}",
month = "June",
pages = "35--40",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Controlling Politeness in Neural Machine Translation via Side Constraints}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/N16-1005.pdf",
year = "2016"
}

2015

Rico Sennrich; Barry Haddow (2015). A Joint Dependency Model of Morphological and Syntactic Structure for Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing. Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 2081-2087. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-haddow:2015:EMNLP,
address = "Lisbon, Portugal",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Haddow, Barry",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 2015 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing}",
month = "September",
pages = "2081--2087",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{A Joint Dependency Model of Morphological and Syntactic Structure for Statistical Machine Translation}",
url = "http://aclweb.org/anthology/D15-1248.pdf",
year = "2015"
}

Philip Williams; Rico Sennrich; Maria Nadejde; Matthias Huck; Philipp Koehn (2015). Edinburgh's Syntax-Based Systems at WMT 2015. In Proceedings of the Tenth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation. Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 199-209. [bib]
★ ranked 1-2 (out of 16) in shared translation task English-German. [code] X
@inproceedings{williams-EtAl:2015:WMT,
address = "Lisbon, Portugal",
author = "Williams, Philip and Sennrich, Rico and Nadejde, Maria and Huck, Matthias and Koehn, Philipp",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Tenth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation}",
month = "September",
pages = "199--209",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Edinburgh's Syntax-Based Systems at WMT 2015}",
url = "http://aclweb.org/anthology/W15-3024.pdf",
year = "2015"
}

Rico Sennrich (2015). Modelling and Optimizing on Syntactic N-Grams for Statistical Machine Translation. Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics, 3. [bib] [slides] X
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journal = "Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics",
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volume = "3",
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Rico Sennrich; Philip Williams; Matthias Huck (2015). A tree does not make a well-formed sentence: Improving syntactic string-to-tree statistical machine translation with more linguistic knowledge. Computer Speech & Language, 32(1):27-45. [bib] X
@article{SENNRICH201527,
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Williams, Philip and Huck, Matthias",
doi = "10.1016/j.csl.2014.09.002",
issn = "0885-2308",
journal = "Computer Speech \& Language",
keywords = "Statistical machine translation; Syntactic translation models; String-to-tree models; Morphology",
note = "Hybrid Machine Translation: integration of linguistics and statistics",
number = "1",
pages = "27--45",
title = "{A tree does not make a well-formed sentence: Improving syntactic string-to-tree statistical machine translation with more linguistic knowledge}",
url = "http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0885230814000801",
volume = "32",
year = "2015"
}

2014

Rico Sennrich (2014). A CYK+ Variant for SCFG Decoding Without a Dot Chart. In Proceedings of SSST-8, Eighth Workshop on Syntax, Semantics and Structure in Statistical Translation. Doha, Qatar, pp. 94-102. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich:2014:SSST-8,
address = "Doha, Qatar",
author = "Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of SSST-8, Eighth Workshop on Syntax, Semantics and Structure in Statistical Translation}",
month = "October",
pages = "94--102",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{A CYK+ Variant for SCFG Decoding Without a Dot Chart}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W14-4011.pdf",
year = "2014"
}

Philip Williams; Rico Sennrich; Maria Nadejde; Matthias Huck; Eva Hasler; Philipp Koehn (2014). Edinburgh's Syntax-Based Systems at WMT 2014. In Proceedings of the Ninth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation. Baltimore, Maryland, USA, pp. 207-214. [bib]
★ ranked 1-2 (out of 18) in shared translation task English-German. [code] X
@inproceedings{williams-EtAl:2014:W14-33,
address = "Baltimore, Maryland, USA",
author = "Williams, Philip and Sennrich, Rico and Nadejde, Maria and Huck, Matthias and Hasler, Eva and Koehn, Philipp",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Ninth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation}",
month = "June",
pages = "207--214",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Edinburgh's Syntax-Based Systems at WMT 2014}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W14-3324.pdf",
year = "2014"
}

Markus Freitag; Stephan Peitz; Joern Wuebker; Hermann Ney; Matthias Huck; Rico Sennrich; Nadir Durrani; Maria Nadejde; Philip Williams; Philipp Koehn; Teresa Herrmann; Eunah Cho; Alex Waibel (2014). EU-BRIDGE MT: Combined Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the Ninth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation. Baltimore, Maryland, USA, pp. 105-113. [bib] X
@inproceedings{freitag-EtAl:2014:W14-33,
address = "Baltimore, Maryland, USA",
author = "Freitag, Markus and Peitz, Stephan and Wuebker, Joern and Ney, Hermann and Huck, Matthias and Sennrich, Rico and Durrani, Nadir and Nadejde, Maria and Williams, Philip and Koehn, Philipp and Herrmann, Teresa and Cho, Eunah and Waibel, Alex",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Ninth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation}",
month = "June",
pages = "105--113",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{EU-BRIDGE MT: Combined Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W14-3310.pdf",
year = "2014"
}

Sarah Ebling; Rico Sennrich; David Klaper (2014). Digging for Names in the Mountains: Combined Person Name Recognition and Reference Resolution for German Alpine Texts. In Human Language Technology Challenges for Computer Science and Linguistics: 5th Language and Technology Conference, LTC 2011, Poznań, Poland, November 25–27, 2011, Revised Selected Papers. Cham, pp. 189-200. [bib] X
@incollection{Ebling2014,
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booktitle = "{Human Language Technology Challenges for Computer Science and Linguistics: 5th Language and Technology Conference, LTC 2011, Pozna{\'n}, Poland, November 25--27, 2011, Revised Selected Papers}",
editor = "Vetulani, Zygmunt and Mariani, Joseph",
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pages = "189--200",
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year = "2014"
}

Mark Fishel; Rico Sennrich (2014). Handling Technical OOVs in SMT. In The Seventeenth Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT). Dubrovnik, Croatia, pp. 159-162. [bib] X
@inproceedings{fishel14,
address = "Dubrovnik, Croatia",
author = "Fishel, Mark and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{ The Seventeenth Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT)}",
pages = "159--162",
title = "{Handling Technical OOVs in SMT}",
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year = "2014"
}

Rico Sennrich; Beat Kunz (2014). Zmorge: A German Morphological Lexicon Extracted from Wiktionary. In Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'14). Reykjavik, Iceland. [bib] X
@inproceedings{SENNRICH14.116,
address = "Reykjavik, Iceland",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Kunz, Beat",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'14)}",
date = "26-31",
editor = "Chair), Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference and Choukri, Khalid and Declerck, Thierry and Loftsson, Hrafn and Maegaard, Bente and Mariani, Joseph and Moreno, Asuncion and Odijk, Jan and Piperidis, Stelios",
isbn = "978-2-9517408-8-4",
month = "may",
publisher = "European Language Resources Association (ELRA)",
title = "{Zmorge: A German Morphological Lexicon Extracted from Wiktionary}",
url = "http://www.lrec-conf.org/proceedings/lrec2014/pdf/116_Paper.pdf",
year = "2014"
}

2013

Rico Sennrich; Martin Volk; Gerold Schneider (2013). Exploiting Synergies Between Open Resources for German Dependency Parsing, POS-tagging, and Morphological Analysis. In Proceedings of the International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing RANLP 2013. Hissar, Bulgaria, pp. 601-609. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-volk-schneider:2013:RANLP-2013,
address = "Hissar, Bulgaria",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Volk, Martin and Schneider, Gerold",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing RANLP 2013}",
month = "September",
pages = "601--609",
title = "{Exploiting Synergies Between Open Resources for German Dependency Parsing, POS-tagging, and Morphological Analysis}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/R13-1079.pdf",
year = "2013"
}

Rico Sennrich (2013). Promoting Flexible Translations in Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of Machine Translation Summit XIV. Nice, France. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich2013,
address = "Nice, France",
author = "Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of Machine Translation Summit XIV}",
title = "{Promoting Flexible Translations in Statistical Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.mtsummit2013.info/files/proceedings/main/mt-summit-2013-sennrich.pdf",
year = "2013"
}

Rico Sennrich; Holger Schwenk; Walid Aransa (2013). A Multi-Domain Translation Model Framework for Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 51st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 1: Long Papers). Sofia, Bulgaria, pp. 832-840. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-schwenk-aransa:2013:ACL2013,
address = "Sofia, Bulgaria",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Schwenk, Holger and Aransa, Walid",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 51st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 1: Long Papers)}",
month = "August",
pages = "832--840",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{A Multi-Domain Translation Model Framework for Statistical Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/P13-1082.pdf",
year = "2013"
}

2012

Mark Fishel; Rico Sennrich; Maja Popović; Ondrej Bojar (2012). TerrorCat: a Translation Error Categorization-based MT Quality Metric. In Proceedings of the Seventh Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation. Montréal, Canada, pp. 64-70. [bib] X
@inproceedings{fishel-EtAl:2012:WMT,
address = "Montr{\'e}al, Canada",
author = "Fishel, Mark and Sennrich, Rico and Popovi{\'c}, Maja and Bojar, Ond\v{r}ej",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Seventh Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation}",
month = "June",
pages = "64--70",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{TerrorCat: a Translation Error Categorization-based MT Quality Metric}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W12-3105.pdf",
year = "2012"
}

Rico Sennrich (2012). Mixture-Modeling with Unsupervised Clusters for Domain Adaptation in Statistical Machine Translation. In 16th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT 2012). Trento, Italy, pp. 185-192. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich2012b,
address = "Trento, Italy",
author = "Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{16th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT 2012)}",
pages = "185--192",
title = "{Mixture-Modeling with Unsupervised Clusters for Domain Adaptation in Statistical Machine Translation}",
url = "http://hltshare.fbk.eu/EAMT2012/html/Papers/42.pdf",
year = "2012"
}

Sadaf Abdul-Rauf; Mark Fishel; Patrik Lambert; Sandra Noubours; Rico Sennrich (2012). Extrinsic evaluation of sentence alignment systems. In Workshop on Creating Cross-language Resources for Disconnected Languages and Styles. Istanbul, pp. 6-10. [bib] X
@inproceedings{abdul12,
address = "Istanbul",
author = "Abdul-Rauf, Sadaf and Fishel, Mark and Lambert, Patrik and Noubours, Sandra and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Workshop on Creating Cross-language Resources for Disconnected Languages and Styles}",
pages = "6--10",
title = "{Extrinsic evaluation of sentence alignment systems}",
url = "http://www.lrec-conf.org/proceedings/lrec2012/workshops/26.Credislas-Proceedings.pdf",
year = "2012"
}

Rico Sennrich (2012). Perplexity Minimization for Translation Model Domain Adaptation in Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of the 13th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Avignon, France, pp. 539-549. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich:2012:EACL2012,
address = "Avignon, France",
author = "Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 13th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics}",
month = "April",
pages = "539--549",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{Perplexity Minimization for Translation Model Domain Adaptation in Statistical Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/E12-1055.pdf",
year = "2012"
}

2011

Sarah Ebling; Rico Sennrich; David Klaper; Martin Volk (2011). Digging for names in the mountains: Combined person name recognition and reference resolution for German alpine texts. In 5th Language & Technology Conference. Poznan, Poland. [bib] X
@inproceedings{ebling2011,
address = "Poznan, Poland",
author = "Ebling, Sarah and Sennrich, Rico and Klaper, David and Volk, Martin",
booktitle = "{5th Language \& Technology Conference}",
title = "{Digging for names in the mountains: Combined person name recognition and reference resolution for German alpine texts}",
url = "https://doi.org/10.5167/uzh-50451",
year = "2011"
}

Martin Volk; Anne Göhring; Stéphanie Lehner; Annette Rios; Rico Sennrich; Heli Uibo (2011). Word-aligned parallel text : a new resource for contrastive language studies. In Supporting Digital Humanities, Conference 2011. Copenhagen, Denmark. [bib] X
@inproceedings{volkbilingwis2011,
address = "Copenhagen, Denmark",
author = "Volk, Martin and G{\"o}hring, Anne and Lehner, St{\'e}phanie and Rios, Annette and Sennrich, Rico and Uibo, Heli",
booktitle = "{Supporting Digital Humanities, Conference 2011}",
title = "{Word-aligned parallel text : a new resource for contrastive language studies}",
url = "https://doi.org/10.5167/uzh-51481",
year = "2011"
}

Magdalena Jitca; Rico Sennrich; Martin Volk (2011). From historic books to annotated XML: Building a large multilingual diachronic corpus . In Conference of the German Society for Computational Linguistics and Language Technology (GSCL) 2011. Hamburg, Germany, pp. 75-80. [bib] X
@inproceedings{jitca2011,
address = "Hamburg, Germany",
author = "Jitca, Magdalena and Sennrich, Rico and Volk, Martin",
booktitle = "{Conference of the German Society for Computational Linguistics and Language Technology (GSCL) 2011}",
number = "96",
pages = "75--80",
title = "{From historic books to annotated XML: Building a large multilingual diachronic corpus }",
url = "https://doi.org/10.5167/uzh-50948",
year = "2011"
}

Markus Killer; Rico Sennrich; Martin Volk (2011). From multilingual web-archives to parallel treebanks in five minutes. In Conference of the German Society for Computational Linguistics and Language Technology (GSCL) 2011. Hamburg, Germany, pp. 57-62. [bib] X
@inproceedings{killer2011,
address = "Hamburg, Germany",
author = "Killer, Markus and Sennrich, Rico and Volk, Martin",
booktitle = "{Conference of the German Society for Computational Linguistics and Language Technology (GSCL) 2011}",
pages = "57--62",
title = "{From multilingual web-archives to parallel treebanks in five minutes}",
url = "https://doi.org/10.5167/uzh-50178",
year = "2011"
}

Rico Sennrich (2011). The UZH System Combination System for WMT 2011. In Proceedings of the Sixth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation. Edinburgh, Scotland, pp. 166-170. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich:2011:WMT,
address = "Edinburgh, Scotland",
author = "Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the Sixth Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation}",
month = "July",
pages = "166--170",
publisher = "Association for Computational Linguistics",
title = "{The UZH System Combination System for WMT 2011}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W11-2120.pdf",
year = "2011"
}

Rico Sennrich (2011). Combining Multi-Engine Machine Translation and Online Learning through Dynamic Phrase Tables. In 15th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT 2011). Leuven, Belgium, pp. 89-96. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich2011b,
address = "Leuven, Belgium",
author = "Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{15th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT 2011)}",
pages = "89--96",
title = "{Combining Multi-Engine Machine Translation and Online Learning through Dynamic Phrase Tables}",
url = "https://www.ccl.kuleuven.be/EAMT2011/proceedings/pdf/eamt2011proceedings.pdf#page=107",
year = "2011"
}

Martin Volk; Rico Sennrich (2011). Disambiguation of English Contractions for Machine Translation of TV Subtitles. In Proceedings of the 18th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics (NODALIDA 2011). Riga, Latvia, pp. 238-245. [bib] X
@inproceedings{volk-sennrich:2011:NODALIDA,
address = "Riga, Latvia",
author = "Volk, Martin and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 18th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics (NODALIDA 2011)}",
month = "May",
pages = "238--245",
publisher = "Northern European Association for Language Technology (NEALT)",
title = "{Disambiguation of English Contractions for Machine Translation of TV Subtitles}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W11-4633.pdf",
year = "2011"
}

Rico Sennrich; Martin Volk (2011). Iterative, MT-based Sentence Alignment of Parallel Texts. In Proceedings of the 18th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics (NODALIDA 2011). Riga, Latvia, pp. 175-182. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich-volk:2011:NODALIDA,
address = "Riga, Latvia",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Volk, Martin",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the 18th Nordic Conference of Computational Linguistics (NODALIDA 2011)}",
month = "May",
pages = "175--182",
publisher = "Northern European Association for Language Technology (NEALT)",
title = "{Iterative, MT-based Sentence Alignment of Parallel Texts}",
url = "http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/W11-4624.pdf",
year = "2011"
}

Martin Volk; Lenz Furrer; Rico Sennrich (2011). Strategies for reducing and correcting OCR error. In Language Technology for Cultural Heritage. Berlin, pp. 3-22. [bib] X
@incollection{volkocrjournal2011,
address = "Berlin",
author = "Volk, Martin and Furrer, Lenz and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{Language Technology for Cultural Heritage}",
editor = "Sporleder, Caroline and van den Bosch, Antal and Zervanou, Kalliopi",
pages = "3--22",
publisher = "Springer",
series = "{Theory and Applications of Natural Language Processing}",
title = "{Strategies for reducing and correcting OCR error}",
url = "https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-20227-8_1",
year = "2011"
}

2010

Rico Sennrich; Martin Volk (2010). MT-based Sentence Alignment for OCR-generated Parallel Texts. In The Ninth Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas (AMTA 2010). Denver, Colorado, USA. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrichvolk10,
address = "Denver, Colorado, USA",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Volk, Martin",
booktitle = "{The Ninth Conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas (AMTA 2010)}",
title = "{{MT}-based Sentence Alignment for {OCR}-generated Parallel Texts}",
url = "https://amta2010.amtaweb.org/AMTA/papers/2-14-SennrichVolk.pdf",
year = "2010"
}

Martin Volk; Rico Sennrich; Christian Hardmeier; Frida Tidström (2010). Machine translation of TV subtitles for large scale production. In Second Joint EM+/CNGL Workshop. pp. 53-62. [bib] X
@inproceedings{volksubittles2010,
author = "Volk, Martin and Sennrich, Rico and Hardmeier, Christian and Tidstr{\"o}m, Frida",
booktitle = "{Second Joint EM+/CNGL Workshop}",
pages = "53--62",
title = "{Machine translation of {TV} subtitles for large scale production}",
url = "https://doi.org/10.5167/uzh-36755",
year = "2010"
}

Manfred Klenner; Don Tuggener; Angela Fahrni; Rico Sennrich (2010). Anaphora Resolution with Real Preprocessing. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 6233.In ICETAL 2010, 7th International Conference on Natural Language Processing, Reykjavik, Iceland. pp. 215-225. [bib] X
@article{klenneranaphorab2010,
author = "Klenner, Manfred and Tuggener, Don and Fahrni, Angela and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{ICETAL 2010, 7th International Conference on Natural Language Processing, Reykjavik, Iceland}",
journal = "Lecture Notes in Computer Science",
pages = "215--225",
publisher = "Springer",
title = "{Anaphora Resolution with Real Preprocessing}",
url = "https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-14770-8_25",
volume = "6233",
year = "2010"
}

Manfred Klenner; Angela Fahrni; Rico Sennrich (2010). Real Anaphora Resolution is Hard. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 6231.In TSD 2010, 13th International Conference on Text, Speech and Dialogue, Brno, Czech Republic. pp. 109-116. [bib] X
@article{klenneranaphora2010,
author = "Klenner, Manfred and Fahrni, Angela and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{TSD 2010, 13th International Conference on Text, Speech and Dialogue, Brno, Czech Republic}",
journal = "Lecture Notes in Computer Science",
pages = "109--116",
publisher = "Springer",
title = "{Real Anaphora Resolution is Hard}",
url = "https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-15760-8_15",
volume = "6231",
year = "2010"
}

Martin Volk; Torsten Marek; Rico Sennrich (2010). Reducing OCR errors by combining two OCR systems. In ECAI 2010 Workshop on Language Technology for Cultural Heritage, Social Sciences, and Humanities (LaTeCH 2010). Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 61-65. [bib] X
@inproceedings{volkocr2010,
address = "Lisbon, Portugal",
author = "Volk, Martin and Marek, Torsten and Sennrich, Rico",
booktitle = "{ECAI 2010 Workshop on Language Technology for Cultural Heritage, Social Sciences, and Humanities (LaTeCH 2010)}",
pages = "61--65",
title = "{Reducing OCR errors by combining two OCR systems}",
url = "https://ilk.uvt.nl/LaTeCH2010/LPF/ws16.pdf#page=61",
year = "2010"
}

2009

Rico Sennrich; Gerold Schneider; Martin Volk; Martin Warin (2009). A New Hybrid Dependency Parser for German. In Proceedings of the German Society for Computational Linguistics and Language Technology 2009. Potsdam, Germany, pp. 115-124. [bib] X
@inproceedings{sennrich09,
address = "Potsdam, Germany",
author = "Sennrich, Rico and Schneider, Gerold and Volk, Martin and Warin, Martin",
booktitle = "{Proceedings of the German Society for Computational Linguistics and Language Technology 2009}",
isbn = "978-3-8233-6511-2",
pages = "115--124",
title = "{A New Hybrid Dependency Parser for German}",
url = "https://files.ifi.uzh.ch/cl/volk/papers/Sennrich_Schneider_Volk_Warin_Pro3Gres_GSCL.pdf",
year = "2009"
}

Phd Thesis

Rico Sennrich (2013). Domain Adaptation for Translation Models in Statistical Machine Translation. University of Zurich, [bib] X
@phdthesis{sennrichphd,
author = "Sennrich, Rico",
school = "University of Zurich",
title = "{Domain Adaptation for Translation Models in Statistical Machine Translation}",
url = "http://www.zora.uzh.ch/88574/",
year = "2013"
}

}

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