Natural Language Processing and Information Systems

20th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2015, Passau, Germany, June 17-19, 2015, Proceedings

  • Chris Biemann
  • Siegfried Handschuh
  • André Freitas
  • Farid Meziane
  • Elisabeth Métais

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9103)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 9103)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Information Extraction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mian Du, Matthew Pierce, Lidia Pivovarova, Roman Yangarber
      Pages 3-18
    3. Béatrice Arnulphy, Vincent Claveau, Xavier Tannier, Anne Vilnat
      Pages 19-32
  3. Distributional Semantics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Guy Lev, Benjamin Klein, Lior Wolf
      Pages 35-50
    3. Michael Wiegand, Benjamin Roth, Dietrich Klakow
      Pages 64-72
    4. Giuseppe Castellucci, Danilo Croce, Roberto Basili
      Pages 73-86
  4. Querying and Question Answering Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 87-87
    2. Sherzod Hakimov, Christina Unger, Sebastian Walter, Philipp Cimiano
      Pages 103-109
    3. Jon Scott Stevens, Anton Benz, Sebastian Reuße, Ralf Klabunde, Lisa Raithel
      Pages 110-123
    4. Matthias Hagen, Maximilian Michel, Benno Stein
      Pages 124-133
  5. Context-Aware NLP

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Zenun Kastrati, Sule Yildirim Yayilgan, Ali Shariq Imran
      Pages 137-143
  6. Cognitive and Semantic Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Csaba Veres
      Pages 153-159

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2015, held in Passau, Germany, in June 2015.

The 18 full papers, 15 short papers, 14 poster and demonstration papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 100 submissions. The papers cover the following topics: information extraction, distributional semantics, querying and question answering systems, context-aware NLP, cognitive and semantic computing, sentiment and opinion analysis, information extraction and social media, NLP and usability, text classification and extraction, and posters and demonstrations.


Applications of natural language processing Artificial intelligence Cognitive computing Computational linguistics Computational semantics Conceptual modeling Data mining Dialogue systems Information retrieval Information systems Intelligent systems Machine learning Machine translation NLP Natural language processing Natural language understanding Question answering systems Semantic web Sentiment analysis Web data

Editors and affiliations

  • Chris Biemann
    • 1
  • Siegfried Handschuh
    • 2
  • André Freitas
    • 3
  • Farid Meziane
    • 4
  • Elisabeth Métais
    • 5
  1. 1.Technische Universität DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany
  2. 2.Universität PassauPassauGermany
  3. 3.Universität PassauPassauGermany
  4. 4.University of SalfordSalfordUnited Kingdom
  5. 5.Conservatoire National des Arts et MétiersParisFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-19580-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-19581-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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