Personal Information

Name

Iryna Gurevych, Full Professor, Dr.
Position

Director, Ubiquitous Knowledge Processing (UKP) Lab 
Primary Appointments: Dpt. of Computer Science (FB 20), Technische Universität Darmstadt (TUDA);
Secondary Appointment: Inst. of Languages and Literature Studies, Dpt. of Historical and Social Sciences, TUDA
Coordinator: Interdisciplinary Research Priority "Knowledge Discovery in the Web" (WeRC) at TUDA;

Associated with the Leibniz-Institute for Educational Research (DIPF), Frankfurt am Main

EMail 
Prof. Dr. Iryna Gurevych
Phone 
+49 (6151) 16 - 25290
Fax 
+49 (6151) 16 - 25295
Office 
S2|02 B 110 
Address

TU Darmstadt - FB 20 
Hochschulstraße 10 
64289 Darmstadt 
Germany 

 

Research Interests

Strong background in lexical-semantics, resources and algorithms, and innovative applications of language processing to social sciences and humanities, including online publishing and educational research. Iryna Gurevych is Founder and Principal Investigator in:

  • AIPHES: the DFG-funded Research Training Group “Adaptive Information Preparation from Heterogeneous Sources”, Spokesperson

  • KDSL: the Graduate School “Knowledge Discovery in Scientific Literature”, Director

  • CEDIFOR: the BMBF-funded Centre for the Digital Foundation of Research in the Humanities, Social, and Educational Sciences, Co-Director

Further Information

  • Detailed information about Iryna’s activities can be found through the respective links in the frame to the left of this text.

  • If you are a young researcher or a student in computer science or Natural Language Processing committed to cutting-edge research and team spirit, consider joining UKP.

Current Activities

2016

Co-Chair, 3rd Workshop on Argument Mining at ACL 2016 in Berlin; co-manager of the workshop's Special Track on Debating Technologies and co-chair of the workshop's Unshared Task on Argument Mining

Co-Chair, "NLP Approaches to Computational Argumentation" tutorial at ACL 2016 in Berlin

Co-Chair, "Argument Mining" course at SSA'16 in Potsdam

2015

Co-Chair, Dagstuhl Seminar “Debating Systems”, Dagstuhl, Germany

Co-Chair, GermEval Lexical Substitution Shared Task, GSCL 2015, Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Co-Organizer, 2nd Workshop on Argumentation Mining, NAACL 2015, Denver, Colorado, USA

2015 - 2016

Scientific Advisory Board Member of EACL.

Fellow at the "Forum für interdisziplinäre Forschung" (Engl.: Board for Interdisciplinary Research) of the Technische Universität Darmstadt.

Since 2012

Member and Chair (since 08.2012) of the Scientific Advisory Board (wissenschaftlicher Beirat) of the German Society for Computational Linguistics and Language Technology (Gesellschaft für Sprachtechnologie & Computerlinguistik, GSCL)

Since 2013

Founder and Chair of the Jury for the GSCL doctoral thesis award in memory of Wolfgang Hoeppner

Highlighted Past Activities

Language Resources and Evaluation Special Issue on Collaboratively Constructed Language Resources Contributed volume: The People’s Web Meets NLP: Collaboratively Constructed Language Resources Language Processing and Knowledge in the Web: Proceedings of the 25th International Conference of the German Society for Computational Linguistics (GSCL 2013) Linked Lexical Knowledge Bases

Publications

Additional Attributes

Type

Special Section of the ACM Transactions on Internet Technology: Argumentation in Social Media (ACM TOIT)

Iryna Gurevych, Marco Lippi, Paolo Torroni
Vol. 17, August 2017
Association for Computing Machinery
[Book]

SemEval-2017 Task 7: Detection and Interpretation of English Puns

Tristan Miller, Christian Hempelmann, Iryna Gurevych
In: Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval-2017), p. 58--68, August 2017
Association for Computational Linguistics
[Online-Edition: http://www.aclweb.org/anthology/S17-2005]
[Inproceedings]

Prediction of Frame-to-Frame Relations in the FrameNet Hierarchy with Frame Embeddings

Teresa Botschen, Hatem Mousselly-Sergieh, Iryna Gurevych
In: Proceedings of th 2nd Workshop on Representation Learning for NLP (RepL4NLP, held in conjunction with ACL 2017), p. 146-156, August 2017
[Inproceedings]

Distantly Supervised POS Tagging of Low-Resource Languages under Extreme Data Sparsity: The Case of Hittite

Maria Sukhareva, Francesco Fuscagni, Johannes Daxenberger, Susanne Görke, Doris Prechel, Iryna Gurevych
In: LaTeCH-CLfL '17 Proceedings of the 11th Workshop on Language Technology for Cultural Heritage, Social Sciences, and Humanities, p. 95--104, August 2017
[Online-Edition: https://github.com/UKPLab/latech-clfl2017-hittitenlppipeline]
[Inproceedings]

Optimal Hyperparameters for Deep LSTM-Networks for Sequence Labeling Tasks

Nils Reimers, Iryna Gurevych
In: arXiv preprint arXiv:1707.06799, July 2017
[Online-Edition: https://arxiv.org/abs/1707.06799]
[Article]

Neural End-to-End Learning for Computational Argumentation Mining

Steffen Eger, Johannes Daxenberger, Iryna Gurevych
In: Proceedings of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2017), Vol. Volume 1: Long Papers, p. 11-22, July 2017
Association for Computational Linguistics
[Inproceedings]

Collaborative Web-based Tools for Multi-layer Text Annotation

Chris Biemann, Kalina Bontcheva, Richard Eckart de Castilho, Iryna Gurevych, Seid Muhie Yimam
In: The Handbook of Linguistic Annotation, p. 229--256, May 2017
Springer Netherlands
[Online-Edition: http://www.springer.com/de/book/9789402408799]
[InCollection]

Metaheuristic Approaches to Lexical Substitution and Simplification

Sallam Abualhaija, Tristan Miller, Judith Eckle-Kohler, Iryna Gurevych, Karl-Heinz Zimmermann
In: Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL 2017), Vol. 1, p. 870--879, April 2017
Association for Computational Linguistics
[Inproceedings]

Recognizing Insufficiently Supported Arguments in Argumentative Essays

Christian Stab, Iryna Gurevych
In: Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL 2017), p. 980-990, April 2017
Association for Computational Linguistics
[Online-Edition: www.ukp.tu-darmstadt.de/data/argumentation-mining/insufficiently-supported-arguments]
[Inproceedings]

Out-of-domain FrameNet Semantic Role Labeling

Silvana Hartmann, Ilia Kuznetsov, Teresa Martin, Iryna Gurevych
In: Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL 2017), p. 471-482, April 2017
Association for Computational Linguistics
[Inproceedings]
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