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Chair Professor        Professor HUANG Chu Ren (PhD, MA, BA)

Areas of Scholarship:

Computational Linguistics, Lexical Semantics, Ontology,

Corpus Linguistics, Chinese Linguistics, Language Archives

Teaching:

Generative Lexicon, Ontology, Linguistic Studies in Computational ,

Chinese Lexical Semantics, Corpus , Machine , Lexical Functional

Grammar (LFG) , Generalized Phrase Structure Grammar (GPSG),

Introduction to Computational Linguistics

Full ProfileResearch

Honours

2013 Doctorate Honoris Causa, Université d'Aix-Marseille
2011 Fellow, the Hong Kong Academy of the Humanities (President, 2013- )
2004 Permanent Member, the International Committee on Computational Linguistics

Education

1982-1986 PhD in Linguistics
Cornell University
1976-1980 B.A. in English Language and Literature
National Taiwan University

Work Experience

2015-date Chair Professor of Applied Language Studies, Department of Chinese and Bilingual Studies, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2015-date Liaison Delegate, Union Académique Internationale
2015-date Executive Vice Director, PolyU-PKU Research Centre on Chinese Linguistics
2015-date Board Member, Chinese Language Computer Society (CLCS)
2013-date President, Hong Kong Academy of the Humanities
2013-2015 President and Executive Board Member, the Asian Association for Lexicography
2008-2015 Dean, Faculty of Humanities, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2012 & 2014 Member, European Research Council (ERC) Review Panel, The Human Mind and Its Complexity (SH4), ERC Advanced Grant
2013-date Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Humanities, Xi’an Jiaotung University
2012-date Member, Humanities and Social Science Panel, Research Grant Council, Hong Kong
2012-date Director, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Xi’an Jiaotong University Research Centre in Creative Culture Industries for Western China (RCCCI)
2012-date Co-Chair, RCCCI Academic Committee
2012 Referee, eValuation of Quality of Research (VQR) 2004-2010, The National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research Institutes (ANVUR), Italy.
2011-date Executive Committee Member, Hong Kong Academy of the Humanities
2011-date Academic Advisory Committee Member, Center for Learning Technology for Chinese (Aim for the Top University Project), National Taiwan Normal University
2011-date Director, PolyU Technology and Consultancy Co. Limited (PTeC)
2011-date Director, PearL Western Development Company Limited (PWDC)
2010-date Director, Xi'an Tongli College
2010-date Director, Xi’an Tongli Technology Enterprise Limited
2009-date Academic Advisory Committee Member, MOE Key Lab on Computational Linguistics, Peking University
2009-date Overseas Executive Board Member, Association of Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing
2008-date Committee Member, ACL Special Interest Group for Annotation (SIGANN)
2007-date Steering Committee Member, Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshops (CLSW)
Apr 2007 Visiting Scholar, Department of Computing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2003-2009 Adjunct Professor, Graduate Institute of Linguistics, National Taiwan University
1993-2008 Research Fellow, Academia Sinica (1983-1987 Institute of History and Philology; 1987-2008 Institute of Linguistics)
Mar 2006–Apr 2006 Visiting Scholar, ICL-CNR, Pisa Italy
2003-2008 Director, Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing PhD Program, Taiwan International Graduate Programs
2003-date Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information, and Computation (PACLIC)
Nov 2002-Dec 2002 Visiting Scholar, Institute of Research on Cognitive Sciences, University of Pennsylvania
Jun 2001-Aug 2001 Adjunct Professor and Visiting Scholar, Dept. of Linguistics, UC-Santa Barbara
1993-2008 Research Fellow, Academia Sinica (1983-1987 Institute of History and Philology; 1987-2008 Institute of Linguistics)
1987-1993 Associate Research Fellow, Academia Sinica (Institute of History and Philology)
1987 Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Academia Sinica (Institute of History and Philology)

Research Output   

Book/Edited Volumes

  • Huang, Chu-Ren, and Dingxu Shi. (Eds.). To appear (2016). A Reference Grammar of Chinese. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, Shu-Kai Hsieh, and Keh-Jiann Chen. In Preparation (2016). Mandarin Chinese Words and Parts of Speech: A corpus-based study. Routledge.
  • Lu, Qin, Nianwen Xue, and Chu-Ren Huang. In Preparation. Chinese Language Processing. In Studies in Natural Language Processing Book Series. Cambridge University Press.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren. To Appear (2015). Ed. Digital Humanties: Bridging the Divide. In The Humanities in Asia Book Series. Springer.
  • Song, Zuoyan宋作豔 and Chu-Ren Huang黃居仁. 編著. In Press. Generative Lexicon Studies in Chinese生成辭彙理論與漢語研究. Beijing北京: Commercial Press商務印書館.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, and Sophia Y. M. Lee. 2013. Eds. Special Issues on Ontology and Chinese Language Processing. Contemporary Linguistics《当代语言学》Vol. 15. 2013.2-3.
  • Manfred Stede and Chu-Ren Huang. 2012. Guest Editors. Special Issue on Linguistic Annotation. Language Resources and Evaluation. Volumn 46, No.1, 2012.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, Nicoletta Calzolari, Aldo Gangemi, Alessandro Lenci, Alessandro Oltramari and Laurent Prévot. 2010. (Eds.) Ontology and the Lexicon: A Natural Language Processing Perspective. Cambridge Studies in Natural Language Processing. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, and Takenobu Tokunaga. 2008. Guest Editors. New Frontiers in Asian Language Resources. Language Resources and Evaluation. 42.2.

Language Resources

I. From Association of Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing (general license from Academia Sinica)

II. From Linguistic Data Consortium, University of Pennsylvania http://www.ldc.upenn.edu/

Online Language Archives: Corpora, Ontologies, and Online Language Learning Resources

Book Chapters/Journal Papers

  • Huang, Chu-Ren. 2015. Notes on Chinese grammar and ontology: the endurant/perdurant dichotomy and Mandarin D-M compounds. Lingua Sinica. 1(1). DOI: 10.1186/s40655-015-0004-63
  • Hong, Jia-Fei, and Chu-Ren Huang. 2015. Ontology-based Event relation Prediction: A SUMO Based Study of Mandarin VV Compounds. Journal of Chinese Linguistics. 43.1.170-195.
  • Francopoulo, Gil, and Chu-Ren Huang. 2014. Lexical markup framework: an ISO standard for electronic lexicons and its implications for Asian languages. Lexicography. 1(1). 37-51. DOI: 10.1007/s40607-014-0006-z
  • Wang, Meng, Chu-Ren Huang, Shiwen Yu. 2014. Chinese Noun Compound Interpretation Using Verb Paraphrases. ICIC express letters. Part B, Applications : an international journal of research and surveys 5.5.1377-1382.ICIC International.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, Feng-ju Lo, and Shu-kai Hsieh. In Preparation. From Classical Poetry to Modern Ontology: Bridging the knowledge divide with a linked data approach. To Appear in Chu-Ren Huang Ed. Digital Humanties: Bridging the Divide. Springer.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, In Preparation. Humanities Bridging the Divide. To Appear in Chu-Ren Huang Ed. Digital Humanties: Bridging the Divide. Springer.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, Lan Li and Xin-Chun Su. To appear in 2016. Lexicography in the contemporary period. In Sin-Wai Chan (Ed.), The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Chinese Language. Routledge.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, Hong Jiafei, Weiyun Ma, and Petr Šimon. To Appear in 2016. From corpus to grammar: automatic extraction of grammatical relations from annotated corpus. In Benjamin T’sou and Olivia Kwong (Eds.), Linguistic Corpus and Corpus Linguistics in the Chinese Context. Journal of Chinese Linguistics Monograph. Hong Kong: Chinese University of Hong Kong Press.
  • 洪嘉馡,黃居仁. 待刊.「聲」與「音」的近義辨析:詞義與認知概念的關係。To Appear In Journal of Chinese Linguistics Monograph.
  • Chen, Keh-jiann and Chu-Ren Huang. To Appear. Sinica Treebank. To appear in Nancy Ide and James Pustejovsky (Eds.), Handbook of Linguistic Annotation. Springer.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, and Yao Yao. (2015, in print). Corpus Linguistics. In James D. Wright (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (2nd edition), Volume 4 (pp. 949–953). Oxford: Elsevier.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, and Qi Su. (2015, in print). Chinese Computational Linguistics: the State of the Art. In Rint Sybesma (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics. Brill.
  • Chen, Keh-Jiann, and Chu-Ren Huang. (2015, in print). Modern Chinese Balanced Corpus of Academia Sinica. In Rint Sybesma (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics. Brill.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, and Shu-Kai Hsieh. 2015. Chinese lexical semantics: from radicals to event structure. In William S.-Y. Wang and Chao-Fen Sun (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Chinese Linguistics (pp. 290-305).New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren and Nian-Wen Xue. 2015. Modeling word concepts without convention: linguistic and computational issues in Chinese word identification. In William S.-Y. Wang and Chao-Fen Sun (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Chinese Linguistics (pp. 348-361). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, and Chou Ya-Min. 2015. Multilingual conceptual access to lexicon based on shared orthography: an ontology-driven study of Chinese and Japanese. In Núria Gala, Reinhard Rapp, and Gemma Bel-Enguix (Eds.), Language Production, Cognition, and the Lexicon (pp. 135-150). Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-08043-7_9
  • Bond, Francis, Christiane Fellbaum, Shu-Kai Hsieh, Chu-Ren Huang, Adam Pease, and Piek Vossen. 2014. A multilingual lexico-semantic database and ontology. In Paul Buitelaar and Philipp Cimiano (Eds.), Towards the Multilingual Semantic Web: Principles, Methods and Applications (pp. 243-258). Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-662-43585-4_15
  • Chou, Ya-Min and Chu-Ren Huang. 2013. 汉字知识的形式表达. In Chu-Ren Huang and Sophia Y. M. Lee, Eds. Special Issues on Ontology and Chinese Language Processing. Contemporary Linguistics 《当代语言学》. 2013.2.142-161.
  • Chung, Siaw-Fong, Kathleen Ahrens and Chu-Ren Huang. 2013. 中英知识本体与概念隐喻. In Chu-Ren Huang and Sophia Y. M. Lee, Eds. Special Issues on Ontology and Chinese Language Processing. Contemporary Linguistics 《当代语言学》. 2013.2.195-213.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren and Sophia Y.M. Lee. 2013. 知识的系统与知识系统的建构:绪论知识本体语言科学整合研究. In Chu-Ren Huang and Sophia Y. M. Lee, Eds. Special Issues on Ontology and Chinese Language Processing. Contemporary Linguistics 《当代语言学》. 2013.3.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, Jia-fei Hong, Sheng-yi Chen, and Ya-Min Chou. 2013. 汉字所表达的知识系统:意符为基本概念导向的事件结构. In Chu-Ren Huang and Sophia Y. M. Lee, Eds. Special Issues on Ontology and Chinese Language Processing. Contemporary Linguistics 《当代语言学》. 2013.3.
  • Tokunaga, Takenobu, Sophia Y. M. Lee, Virach Sornlertlamvanich, Kiyoaki Shirai, Shu-Kai Hsieh, and Chu-Ren Huang. 2013. LMF and Its Implementation in Some Asian Languages. In Gil Francopoulo. Ed. LMF : Lexical Markup Framework, Theory and Practice. London : ISTE.
  • Lee, Sophia Yat-Mei, Ying Chen, Chu-Ren Huang and Shoushan Li. 2012. Detecting Emotion Causes with a Linguistic Rule-based approach. Computational Intelligence.
  • Chen, Ying, Sophia Yat Mei Lee and Chu-Ren Huang. 2012. A Robust Web Personal Name Information Extraction System. Expert Systems With Applications. 39(3). 269-99.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren and Nianwen Xue. 2012. Words without Boundaries : Compuational Approaches to Chinese Word Segmentation. Language and Linguistics Compass. Vol. 6 Issue 8. Pp. 494-505.
  • Stede, Manfred and Chu-Ren Huang. 2012. Inter-operability and Reusability : the science of annotation. Language Resources and Evaluation. Volumn 46, No.1. pp.91-94.
  • Su, Qi, Helen Kai-Yun Chen, Chu-Ren Huang. 2011. A Research on the Text Reliability Based on Evidentiality. International Journal of Computer Processing of Oriental Languages. Vol. 23. No. 2. Pp. 201-214.
  • Hong, Jia-Fei, Sue-Jin Ker, Kathleen Ahrens, Chu-Ren Huang. 2011. Sense Prediction Study: Two Corpus-driven Linguistic Approaches. International Journal of Computer Processing of Oriental Languages. Vol. 23. No. 3. Pp. 229-241.
  • Wang, Shan, Chu-Ren Huang. 2011. Sense Representation in MARVS: A Case Study on the Polysemy of chī. International Journal of Computer Processing of Oriental Languages. Vol. 23. No. 3. Pp. 285-306.
  • Chen, Ying, Sophia Yat Mei Lee and Chu-Ren Huang. 2011. Automatic Recognition of Emotion based on a Cognitively Motivated Emotion Annotation System. Journal of Cognitive Science. Vol. 12, issue 3. Pp. 277-296.
  • Li, Shoushan, Chu-Ren Huang, and Chengqing Zong. 2011. Multi-domain sentiment classification with classifier combination. Journal of Computer Science and Technology. 26(1). Pp.25-33.
  • Chung, Siaw-Fong and Chu-Ren Huang. 2010. Using Collocations to Establish the Source Domains of Conceptual Metaphors. Journal of Chinese Linguistics. 38(2). pp. 183-223.
  • 王萌, 黃居仁, 俞士汶, 李斌. 2010. 基於動詞的漢語復合名詞短語釋義研究. 中文信息學報. 2010年第24卷第6期, 3-9頁.
  • 李壽山,黃居仁。2010。基於Stacking組合分類方法的中文情感分類研究。中文信息學報。2010年第24卷第5期,56-61頁。
  • 黃居仁,謝舒凱,洪嘉馡,陳韵竹,蘇依莉,陳永祥,黃勝偉,2010。中文詞滙網絡:跨語言知識處理基礎架構的設計理念與實踐。中文信息學報,2010年24卷第2期,14-23頁。
  • Wang Yingxu; Baciu George; Yao Yiyu; Kinsner Witold; Chan Keith; Zhang Bo; Hameroff Stuart; Zhong Ning; Hunag Chu-Ren; Goertzel Ben; Miao Duoqian; Sugawara Kenji; Wang Guoyin; You Jane; Zhang Du; Zhu Haibin. 2010. Perspectives on Cognitive Informatics and Cognitive Computing. International Journal of Cognitive Informatics and Natural Intelligence, Vol. 4, Issue 1 pp 1-29.
  • 李壽山, 黃居仁. 2010. 基於詞邊界分類的中文分詞方法 (Chinese Word Segmentation Based on Word Boundary Decision). 中文信息學報, 2010年24卷第1期,3-7頁。
  • Vossen P., E. Agirre, F. Bond, W. Bosma, C. Fellbaum, A. Hicks, S. Hsieh, H. Isahara, Chu-Ren Huang, K. Kanzaki, A. Marchetti, G. Rigau, F. Ronzano, R. Segers, M. Tesconi (fc.).2010. KYOTO: a Wiki for Establishing Semantic Interoperability for Knowledge Sharing across Languages and Cultures. To appear in: E. Blanchard and D. Allard Eds. Handbook of Research on Culturally-Aware Information Technology: Perspectives and Models. IGI Global USA.
  • Laurent Prévot, Chu-Ren Huang, Nicoletta Calzolari, Aldo Gangemi, Alessandro Lenci, and Alessandro Oltramari. 2010. Ontology and the Lexicon: A Multi-disciplinary Perspective. Chu-Ren Huang, N. Calzolari, A. Gangemi, A. Lenci, A. Oltramari, L. Prevot Eds. Ontology and the Lexicon. Pp. 3-24. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Alessandro Oltramari, Aldo Gangemi, Chu-Ren Huang, Nicoletta Calzolari, Alessandro Lenci, and Laurent Pr´evot. 2010. Synergizing Ontologies and the Lexicon: A Roadmap. Chu-Ren Huang, N. Calzolari, A. Gangemi, A. Lenci, A. Oltramari, L. Prevot Eds. Ontology and the Lexicon. Pp. 72-78. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Chou, Ya-Min and Chu-Ren Huang. 2010. Hantology: conceptual system discovery based on orthographic convention. C.-R. Huang, N. Calzolari, A. Gangemi, A. Lenci, A. Oltramari, L. Prevot Eds. Ontology and the Lexicon. Pp. 122-143. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Huang, Chu-Ren, Ru-Yng Chang, and Shiang-bin Li. 2010. Sinica BOW: Integration of Bilingual WordNet and SUMO. Chu-Ren Huang, N. Calzolari, A. Gangemi, A. Lenci, A. Oltramari, L. Prevot Eds.  Ontology and the Lexicon.. Pp. 201-211. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • 黃居仁,陳聖怡,周亞民。2010。語言的知識與知識的語言:由《說文解字》出發的知識本體研究。潘悟雲、沈鐘偉主編。研究之樂:慶祝王士元先生七十五壽辰學術論文集。頁106-122。上海教育出版社。
  • Soria, Claudia, Monica Monachini, Francesca Bertagna, Nicoletta Calzolari, Chu-Ren Huang, Shu-Kai Hsieh, Andrea Marchetti, and Maurizio Tesconi. 2009. Exploring Interoperability of Language Resources: the Case of Cross-lingual Semi-automatic Enrichment of Wordnets.  Gilles Sérasset et al. Eds. Special Issue on Interoperability of Multilingual Language Processing. Language Resources and Evaluation. 43.1.87-96.
  • 黃居仁。2009。語言資源整合與對比研究-以兩岸詞滙對比研究為例。張普、王鐵琨主編。中國語言資源論叢(一)。頁52-66。商務印書館。
  • 黃居仁. 2009. 從詞彙看認知:詞彙語意學研究的趣味。蘇以文、畢永峨主編。語言與認知。頁203-228 。臺大出版中心。
  • 洪嘉馡, 黃居仁. 2008. 語料庫為本的兩岸對應詞彙發掘. (A Corpus-Based Approach to the Discovery of Cross-Strait Lexical Contrasts). Language and Linguistics. Volume 9, No 2:221-238.
  • Tokunaga, Takenobu, Chu-Ren Huang, and Sophia Y. M. Lee. 2008. Asian Language Resources: State-of-the-Art. In Special Issue on New Frontiers in Asian Language Resources. Language Resources and Evaluation. 42.2.109-116.

Consultancy Work

  • Member, Humanities and Social Science Panel, Research Grant Council, Hong Kong, 2012-
  • Member, European Research Council Peer Review Panel, The Human Mind and Its Complexity (SH4), ERC Advanced Grant, 2012-
  • Chief Editor, Cambridge Studies in Natural Language Processing, 2009-
  • Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Humanities, Xi’an Jiaotung University, 2013-
  • Academic Advisory Committee Member, MOE Key Lab on Computational Linguistics, Peking University, 2009-
  • Editorial/Advisory Board Members: Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing, Journal of Chinese Information Processing (中文信息學報), Journal of Chinese Linguistics, Language Resources and Evaluation, Linguistic Issues in Language Technology, Taiwan Journal of Linguistics

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