Dr.

Roman Klinger

Senior Lecturer (Akademischer Oberrat)
Institut für Maschinelle Sprachverarbeitung
Theoretische Computerlinguistik

Contact

+49 711 685-81406

Pfaffenwaldring 5 b
70569 Stuttgart
Deutschland
Room: 01.007

Office Hours

Only on appointment. For very short appointments, send a mail at least two days in advance. For longer appointments, plan with approximately two weeks leadtime.

2019

Exploring Fine-Tuned Embeddings that Model Intensifiers for Emotion Analysis.
In: Proceedings of the 10th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis. Minneapolis, USA, 2019. accepted
Laura Ana Maria Bostan and Roman Klinger.
[pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Measuring Historical Emotions and Their Evolution: An Interdisciplinary Endeavour to Investigate The `Emotions of Encounter'.
Laboratório Interdisciplinar sobre Informacão e Conhecimento em revista (Liinc em revista), 15(1), 2019.
Hanno Ehrlicher, Roman Klinger, Jörg Lehmann and Sebastian Padó.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
An Analysis of Emotion Communication Channels in Fan-Fiction: Towards Emotional Storytelling.
In: Proceedings of the Second Workshop of Storytelling. 2019.
Evgeny Kim and Roman Klinger.
[pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Frowning Frodo, Wincing Leia, and a Seriously Great Friendship: Learning to Classify Emotional Relationships of Fictional Characters.
In: Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Minneapolis, USA, 2019.
Evgeny Kim and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Adversarial Training for Satire Detection: Controlling for Confounding Variables.
In: Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Minneapolis, USA, 2019.
Robert McHardy, Heike Adel and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Crowdsourcing and Validating Event-focused Emotion Corpora for German and English.
In: Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Florence, Italy, 2019. accepted
Enrica Troiano, Sebastian Padó and Roman Klinger.
[BibTeX] 
 

2018

DERE: A task and domain-independent slot filling framework for declarative relation extraction.
In: Proceedings of the 2018 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing: System Demonstrations. Brussels, Belgium, 2018.
Heike Adel, Laura Ana Maria Bostan, Sean Papay, Sebastian Padó and Roman Klinger..
[doi]  [abstract]  [BibTeX] 
 
Bilingual Sentiment Embeddings: Joint Projection of Sentiment Across Languages.
In: Proceedings of the 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Association for Computational Linguistics, Melbourne, Australia, 2018.
Jeremy Barnes, Roman Klinger and Sabine Schulte im Walde.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Projecting Embeddings for Domain Adaptation: Joint Modeling of Sentiment Analysis in Diverse Domains.
In: Proceedings of COLING 2018, the 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics. Santa Fe, USA, 2018.
Jeremy Barnes, Roman Klinger and Sabine Schulte im Walde.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
A Reporting Tool for Relational Visualization and Analysis of Character Mentions in Literature.
In: Book of Abstracts - Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum. Cologne, Germany, 2018.
Florian Barth, Evgeny Kim, Sandra Murr and Roman Klinger.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
A Survey on Annotated Data Sets for Emotion Classification in Text.
In: Proceedings of COLING 2018, the 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics. Santa Fe, USA, 2018.
Laura Ana Maria Bostan and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Digitale Modellierung von Figurenkomplexität am Beispiel des Parzival von Wolfram von Eschenbach.
In: Book of Abstracts - Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum. Cologne, Germany, 2018.
Manuel Braun, Roman Klinger, Sebastian Padó and Gabriel Viehhauser.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
SANTO: A Web-based Annotation Tool for Ontology-driven Slot Filling.
In: Proceedings of ACL 2018, System Demonstrations. Association for Computational Linguistics, Melbourne, Australia, 2018.
Matthias Hartung, Hendrik ter Horst, Frank Grimm, Tim Diekmann, Roman Klinger and Philipp Cimiano.
[BibTeX] 
 
What You Use, Not What You Do: Automatic Classification and Similarity Detection of Recipes.
Data and Knowledge Engineering, 2018.
Hanna Kicherer, Marcel Dittrich, Lukas Grebe, Christian Scheible and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Who Feels What and Why? An Annotated Corpus of Modern Literature of Semantic Roles in Emotions.
In: Proceedings of COLING 2018, the 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics. Santa Fe, USA, 2018.
Jeremy Kim and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
IEST: WASSA-2018 Implicit Emotions Shared Task.
In: Proceedings of the 9th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis. Brussels, Belgium, 2018.
Roman Klinger, Orphée de Clercq, Saif M. Mohammad and Alexandra Balahur.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
An Empirical Analysis of the Role of Amplifiers, Downtoners, and Negations in Emotion Classification in Microblogs.
In: The 5th IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics, Special Track on Sentiment, Emotion, and Credibility of Information in Social Data, series DSAA. Turin, Italy, 2018.
Florian Strohm and Roman Klinger.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Assessing the Impact of Single and Pairwise Slot Constraints in a Factor Graph Model for Template-based Information Extraction.
In: Natural Language Processing and Information Systems: 23rd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2018, Paris, France, June 13-15, 2018, Proceedings. Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2018.
Hendrik Ter Horst, Matthias Hartung, Roman Klinger, Nicole Brazda, Hans Werner Müller and Philipp Cimiano.
[BibTeX] 
 
On the Semantic Similarity of Disease Mentions in MEDLINE and Twitter.
In: Natural Language Processing and Information Systems: 23rd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2018, Paris, France, June 13-15, 2018, Proceedings. Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2018.
Camilo Thorne and Roman Klinger.
[BibTeX] 
 

2017

Assessing State-of-the-Art Sentiment Models on State-of-the-Art Sentiment Datasets.
In: Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis. Association for Computational Linguistics, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2017.
Jeremy Barnes, Roman Klinger and Sabine Schulte im Walde.
[BibTeX] 
 
SCIO: An Ontology to Support the Formalization of Pre-Clinical Spinal Cord Injury Experiments.
In: Workshop on Ontologies and Data in Life Sciences (ODLS 2017), Joint Workshops on Ontologies (JOWO). Bolzano, Italy, 2017.
Nicole Brazda, Hendrik ter Horst, Matthias Hartung, Cord Wiljes, Veronica Estrada, Roman Klinger, Wolfgang Kuchinke, Hans Werner Müller and Philipp Cimiano.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Identifying Right-Wing Extremism in German Twitter Profiles: a Classification Approach.
In: F. Frasincar, A. Ittoo, L. M. Nguyen and E. Métais, editors, Natural Language Processing and Information Systems: 22nd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2017, Liège, Belgium, June 21-23, 2017, Proceedings, pages 320-325. Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2017.
Matthias Hartung, Roman Klinger, Franziska Schmidtke and Lars Vogel.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Ranking Right-Wing Extremist Social Media Profiles by Similarity to Democratic and Extremist Groups.
In: Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis. Association for Computational Linguistics, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2017.
Matthias Hartung, Roman Klinger, Julian Mohme, Lars Vogel and Franziska Schmidtke.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
What You Use, Not What You Do: Automatic Classification of Recipes.
In: F. Frasincar, A. Ittoo, L. M. Nguyen and E. Métais, editors, Natural Language Processing and Information Systems: 22nd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2017, Liège, Belgium, June 21-23, 2017, Proceedings, pages 197-209. Springer International Publishing, 2017.
Hanna Kicherer, Marcel Dittrich, Lukas Grebe, Christian Scheible and Roman Klinger.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Investigating the Relationship between Literary Genres and Emotional Plot Development.
In: Joint SIGHUM Workshop on Computational Linguistics for Cultural Heritage, Social Sciences, Humanities and Literature (LaTeCH-CLfL). 2017.
Evgeny Kim, Sebastian Padó and Roman Klinger.
[pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Prototypical Emotion Developments in Literary Genres.
In: Digital Humanities 2017: Conference Abstracts. Montréal, Canada, 2017. accepted
Evgeny Kim, Sebastian Padó and Roman Klinger.
[pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Does Optical Character Recognition and Caption Generation Improve Emotion Detection in Microblog Posts?.
In: F. Frasincar, A. Ittoo, L. M. Nguyen and E. Métais, editors, Natural Language Processing and Information Systems: 22nd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2017, Liège, Belgium, June 21-23, 2017, pages 313-319. Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2017.
Roman Klinger.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
IMS at EmoInt-2017: Emotion Intensity Prediction with Affective Norms, Automatically Extended Resources and Deep Learning.
In: Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis. Association for Computational Linguistics, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2017.
Maximilian Köper, Evgeny Kim and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Teaching Computational Aspects in the Digital Humanities Program at University of Stuttgart - Intentions and Experiences.
In: Proceedings of the GSCL Workshop on Teaching NLP for Digital Humanities (Teach4DH 2017). 2017.
Nils Reiter, Sarah Schulz, Gerhard Kremer, Roman Klinger, Gabriel Viehhauser and Jonas Kuhn.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Annotation, Modelling and Analysis of Fine-Grained Emotions on a Stance and Sentiment Detection Corpus.
In: Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis. Association for Computational Linguistics, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2017.
Hendrik Schuff, Jeremy Barnes, Julian Mohme, Sebastian Padó and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Fine-grained Opinion Mining from Mobile App Reviews with Word Embedding Features.
In: F. Frasincar, A. Ittoo, L. M. Nguyen and E. Métais, editors, Natural Language Processing and Information Systems: 22nd International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, NLDB 2017, Liège, Belgium, June 21-23, 2017, Proceedings, pages 3-14. Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2017.
Mario Sänger, Ulf Leser and Roman Klinger.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Predicting Disease-Gene Associations using Cross-Document Graph-based Features.
ArXiv e-prints, 2017.
H. ter Horst, M. Hartung, R. Klinger, M. Zwick and P. Cimiano.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Towards Confidence Estimation for Typed Protein-Protein Relation Extraction.
In: Proceedings of the Biomedical NLP Workshop associated with RANLP. Association for Computational Linguistics, Varna, Bulgaria, 2017.
Camilo Thorne and Roman Klinger.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 

2016

Opinion Mining in Online Reviews About Distance Education Programs.
2016. arXiv; preprint.
Janik Jaskolski, Fabian Siegberg, Thomas Tibroni, Philipp Cimiano and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Automatic Emotion Detection for Quantitative Literary Studies - A case study based on Franz Kafka's ``Das Schloss'' and ``Amerika''.
In: Digital Humanities 2016: Conference Abstracts, pages 826-828. Kraków, Poland, 2016.
Roman Klinger, Surayya Samat Suliya and Nils Reiter.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
An Empirical, Quantitative Analysis of the Differences Between Sarcasm and Irony.
In: H. Sack, G. Rizzo, N. Steinmetz, D. Mladenić, Sö. Auer and C. Lange, editors, The Semantic Web: ESWC 2016 Satellite Events, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, May 29 - June 2, 2016, Revised Selected Papers, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 203-216. Springer International Publishing, 2016.
Jennifer Ling and Roman Klinger.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Model Architectures for Quotation Detection.
In: Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 1: Long Papers), pages 1736-1745. Association for Computational Linguistics, Berlin, Germany, 2016.
Christian Scheible, Roman Klinger and Sebastian Padó.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
SCARE ― The Sentiment Corpus of App Reviews with Fine-grained Annotations in German.
In: N. Calzolari, K. Choukri, T. Declerck, S. Goggi, M. Grobelnik, B. Maegaard, J. Mariani, H. Mazo, A. Moreno, J. Odijk and S. Piperidis, editors, Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016). European Language Resources Association (ELRA), Paris, France, 2016.
Mario Sänger, Ulf Leser, Steffen Kemmerer, Peter Adolphs and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 

2015

Towards Opinion Mining from Reviews for the Prediction of Product Rankings.
In: Proceedings of the 6th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis, pages 51-57. Association for Computational Linguistics, Lisboa, Portugal, 2015.
Wiltrud Kessler, Roman Klinger and Jonas Kuhn.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Instance Selection Improves Cross-Lingual Model Training for Fine-Grained Sentiment Analysis.
In: Proceedings of the Nineteenth Conference on Computational Natural Language Learning, pages 153-163. Association for Computational Linguistics, Beijing, China, 2015.
Roman Klinger and Philipp Cimiano.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
SCIE: Information Extraction for Spinal Cord Injury Preclinical Experiments – A Webservice and Open Source Toolkit.
bioRxiv, 2015. preprint
Andreas Stöckel, Benjamin Paassen, Raphael Dickfelder, Jan Philipp Göpfert, Nicole Brazda, Hans Werner Müller, Philipp Cimiano, Matthias Hartung and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 

2014

Detecting miRNA Mentions and Relations in Biomedical Literature [version 3; referees: 2 approved, 1 approved with reservations].
F1000Research, 3(205), 2014.
Shweta Bagewadi, Tamara Bobić, Martin Hofmann-Apitius, Juliane Fluck and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
An Impact Analysis of Features in a Classification Approach to Irony Detection in Product Reviews.
In: Proceedings of the 5th Workshop on Computational Approaches to Subjectivity, Sentiment and Social Media Analysis, pages 42-49. Association for Computational Linguistics, Baltimore, Maryland, 2014.
Konstantin Buschmeier, Philipp Cimiano and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Towards Gene Recognition from Rare and Ambiguous Abbreviations using a Filtering Approach.
In: Proceedings of BioNLP 2014, pages 118-127. Association for Computational Linguistics, Baltimore, Maryland, 2014.
Matthias Hartung, Roman Klinger, Matthias Zwick and Philipp Cimiano.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
The USAGE review corpus for fine grained multi lingual opinion analysis.
In: N. Calzolari, K. Choukri, T. Declerck, H. Loftsson, B. Maegaard, J. Mariani, A. Moreno, J. Odijk and S. Piperidis, editors, Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC'14), pages 2211-2218. European Language Resources Association (ELRA), Reykjavik, Iceland, 2014. ACL Anthology Identifier: L14-1656
Roman Klinger and Philipp Cimiano.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Ontology-based Extraction of Structured Information from Publications on Preclinical Experiments for Spinal Cord Injury Treatments.
In: Proceedings of the Third Workshop on Semantic Web and Information Extraction, pages 25-32. Association for Computational Linguistics and Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland, 2014.
Benjamin Paassen, Andreas Stöckel, Raphael Dickfelder, Jan Philip Göpfert, Nicole Brazda, Tarek Kirchhoffer, Hans Werner Müller, Roman Klinger, Matthias Hartung and Philipp Cimiano.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
IGGSA Shared Tasks on German Sentiment Analysis.
In: G. Faaß and J. Ruppenhofer, editors, Workshop Proceedings of the 12th Edition of the KONVENS Conference. University of Hildesheim, Hildesheim, Germany, 2014.
Josef Ruppenhofer, Roman Klinger, Julia Maria Struß, Jonathan Sonntag and Michael Wiegand.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 

2013

Committee-based Selection of Weakly Labeled Instances for Learning Relation Extraction.
Research in Computing Science, 70:187-197, 2013. Proceedings of the Conference on Intelligent Text Processing and Computational Linguistics
Tamara Bobic and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Bi-directional Inter-dependencies of Subjective Expressions and Targets and their Value for a Joint Model.
In: Proceedings of the 51st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (Volume 2: Short Papers), pages 848-854. Association for Computational Linguistics, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2013.
Roman Klinger and Philipp Cimiano.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Joint and Pipeline Probabilistic Models for Fine-Grained Sentiment Analysis: Extracting Aspects, Subjective Phrases and their Relations.
In: 2013 IEEE 13th International Conference on Data Mining Workshops (ICDMW), pages 937-944. 2013.
Roman Klinger and Philipp Cimiano.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Orthonormal Explicit Topic Analysis for Cross-Lingual Document Matching.
In: Proceedings of the 2013 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 1732-1740. Association for Computational Linguistics, Seattle, Washington, USA, 2013.
John Philip McCrae, Philipp Cimiano and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 

2012

E-Government and Policy Simulation in Intelligent Virtual Environments..
In: K.-H. Krempels and J. Cordeiro, editors, WEBIST, pages 129-135. SciTePress, 2012.
Fotis Aisopos, Magdalini Kardara, Philipp Senger, Roman Klinger, Athanasios Papaoikonomou, Konstantinos Tserpes, Michael Gardner and Theodora A. Varvarigou.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Improving Distantly Supervised Extraction of Drug-Drug and Protein-Protein Interactions.
In: Proceedings of the Joint Workshop on Unsupervised and Semi-Supervised Learning in NLP, pages 35-43. Association for Computational Linguistics, Avignon, France, 2012.
Tamara Bobic, Roman Klinger, Philippe Thomas and Martin Hofmann-Apitius.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Online Communities Support Policy-Making: The Need for Data Analysis.
In: E. Tambouris, A. Macintosh and Ø. Sæbø, editors, Electronic Participation, volume 7444, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 132-143. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2012.
Roman Klinger, Philipp Senger, Sumit Madan and Michal Jacovi.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Weakly Labeled Corpora as Silver Standard for Drug-Drug and Protein-Protein Interaction.
In: Proceedings of the Workshop on Building and Evaluating Resources for Biomedical Text Mining (BioTxtM) on Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC). Istanbul, Turkey, 2012.
Philippe Thomas, Tamara Bobić, Ulf Leser, Martin Hofmann-Apitius and Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 

2011

Automatically Selected Skip Edges in Conditional Random Fields for Named Entity Recognition.
In: Proceedings of the International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing 2011, pages 580-585. RANLP 2011 Organising Committee, Hissar, Bulgaria, 2011.
Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Conditional Random Fields for Named Entity Recognition - Feature Selection and Optimization in Biology and Chemistry.
2011.
Roman Klinger.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Inter-Event Dependencies support Event Extraction from Biomedical Literature.
In: Mining Complex Entities from Network and Biomedical Data (MIND), European Conference on Machine Learning and Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (ECML PKDD). 2011.
Roman Klinger, Sebastian Riedel and Andrew McCallum.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Learning Protein Protein Interaction Extraction using Distant Supervision.
In: Proceedings of Workshop on Robust Unsupervised and Semisupervised Methods in Natural Language Processing, pages 25-32. Hissar, Bulgaria, 2011.
Philippe Thomas, Illés Solt, Roman Klinger and Ulf Leser.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Challenges in the association of human single nucleotide polymorphism mentions with unique database identifiers..
BMC Bioinformatics, 12(Suppl 4)(S4), 2011.
Philippe E. Thomas, Roman Klinger, Laura I. Furlong, Martin Hofmann-Apitius and Christoph M. Friedrich.
[doi] [pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 

2010

An Empirical Evaluation of Resources for the Identification of Diseases and Adverse Effects in Biomedical Literature.
In: 2nd Workshop on Building and evaluating resources for biomedical text mining (7th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference). Valetta, Malta, 2010.
Harsha Gurulingappa, Roman Klinger, Martin Hofmann-Apitius and Juliane Fluck.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Abstracts versus Full Texts and Patents: A Quantitative Analysis of Biomedical Entities.
In: Proceedings of the 1st IRF Conference, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer, 2010.
Bernd Müller, Roman Klinger, Harsha Gurulingappa, Heinz-Theodor Mevissen, Martin Hofmann-Apitius, Juliane Fluck and Christoph M. Friedrich.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 

2009

rSMILE, an interface to the Bayesian Network package GeNIe/SMILE.
In: Book of Abstracts of the R User Conference (useR!), pages 104. Rennes, France, 2009.
Christoph M. Friedrich and Roman Klinger.
[BibTeX] 
 
Patent Retrieval in Chemistry based on semantically tagged Named Entities.
In: E. M. Voorhees and L. P. Buckland, editors, The Eighteenth Text RETrieval Conference (TREC 2009) Proceedings. Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, 2009.
Harsha Gurulingappa, Bernd Müller, Roman Klinger, Heinz-Theo Mevissen, Martin Hofmann-Apitius, Juliane Fluck and Christoph M. Friedrich.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Feature Subset Selection in Conditional Random Fields for Named Entity Recognition.
In: G. Angelova, K. Bontcheva, R. Mitkov, N. Nicolov and N. Nikolov, editors, Proceedings of Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP), pages 185-191. Borovets, Bulgaria, 2009.
Roman Klinger and Christoph M. Friedrich.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
User's Choice of Precision and Recall in Named Entity Recognition.
In: G. Angelova, K. Bontcheva, R. Mitkov, N. Nicolov and N. Nikolov, editors, Proceedings of Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP), pages 192-196. Borovets, Bulgaria, 2009.
Roman Klinger and Christoph M. Friedrich.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Identification of Histone Modifications in Biomedical Text for Supporting Epigenomic Research.
BMC Bioinformatics, 10(S28), 2009. Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference (APBC)
Corinna Kolářik, Roman Klinger and Martin Hofmann-Apitius.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Workflows for Data Mining in Integrated multi-modal Data of Intracranial Aneurysms using KNIME.
In: Book of Abstracts of the R User Conference (useR!), pages 165. Rennes, France, 2009.
Roelof Risselada, Christoph M. Friedrich, Christian Ebeling, Roman Klinger, Anne Bauer-Mehren, Manuel Pastor, Maria Cruz Villa, Jose M. Pozo, Alejandro F. Frangi and Martin Hofmann-Apitius.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 

2008

Knowledge Environments Representing Molecular Entities for the Virtual Physiological Human.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 2008. PMID 18559317
Martin Hofmann-Apitius, Juliane Fluck, Laura Furlong, Oriol Fornes, Corinna Kolávrik, Susanne Hanser, Martin Boecker, Stefan Schultz, Ferran Sanz, Roman Klinger, Theo Mevissen, Tobias Gatterneyer, Baldo Oliva and Christoph Friedrich.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Detection of IUPAC and IUPAC-like Chemical Names.
Bioinformatics, 24(13):i268-i276, 2008. Proceedings of the International Conference Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB).
Roman Klinger, Corinna Kolářik, Juliane Fluck, Martin Hofmann-Apitius and Christoph M. Friedrich.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Chemical Names: Terminological Resources and Corpora Annotation.
In: Workshop on Building and evaluating resources for biomedical text mining (6th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference), pages 51-58. Marrakech, Morocco, 2008.
Corinna Kolarik, Roman Klinger, Christoph M. Friedrich, Martin Hofmann-Apitius and Juliane Fluck.
[pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 
Overview of BioCreative II Gene Mention Recognition.
Genome Biology, 9(Suppl 2):S2.2-S2.18, 2008.
Larry Smith, Lorraine K. Tanabe, Rie Johnson nee Ando, Cheng-Ju Juo, I-Fang Chung, Chun-Nan Hsu, Yu-Shi Lin, Roman Klinger, Christoph M. Friedrich, Kuzman Ganchev, Manabu Torii, Hongfang Liu, Barry Haddow, Craig A. Struble, Richard J. Povinelli, Andreas Vlachos, William A. Baumgartner Jr., Lawrence Hunter, Bob Carpenter, Richard Tzong-Han Tsai, Hong jie Dai, Feng Liu, Yifei Chen, Chengjie Sun, Sophia Katrenko, Pieter Adriaans, Christian Blaschke, Rafel Torres Perez, Mariana Neves, Preslav Nakov, Anna Divoli, Manuel Mana, Jacinto Mata-Vazquez and W. John Wilbur.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 

2007

Classical Probabilistic Models and Conditional Random Fields.
Department of Computer Science, Dortmund University of Technology, 2007. Number TR07-2-013. ISSN 1864-4503, Technical Report.
Roman Klinger and Katrin Tomanek.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Identifying Gene Specific Variations in Biomedical Text.
Journal of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, 5(6):1277-1296, 2007. PMID 18172929
Roman Klinger, Laura I. Furlong, Christoph M. Friedrich, Heinz Theodor Mevissen, Juliane Fluck, Ferran Sanz and Martin Hofmann-Apitius.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
Named Entity Recognition with Combinations of Conditional Random Fields.
In: Proceedings of the Second BioCreative Challenge Evaluation Workshop, pages 89-91. Madrid, Spain, 2007.
Roman Klinger, Christoph M. Friedrich, Juliane Fluck and Martin Hofmann-Apitius.
[pdf]  [BibTeX] 
 

2005

An Integrated Toolkit for Modern Action Planning.
In: 19th Workshop on New Results in Planning, Scheduling and Design (PUK), pages 1-11. 2005.
Miriam Bützken, Stefan Edelkamp, Abdelaziz Elalaoui, Kenneth Kahl, Rachid Karmouni, Roman Klinger, Khalid Lahiane, Andrea Matuszewski, Tilman Mehler, Mohammed Nazih, Michael Nelskamp and Arne Wiggers.
[doi]  [BibTeX] 
 
  • Information Extraction and Retrieval
  • Sentiment and Opinion Mining
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Biomedical NLP, Bioinformatics
  • Supervised and semi-supervised machine learning methods
  • Graphical Models
  • Data Mining/Text Mining
  • Evolutionary Computation
  • Computational Intelligence/Artificial Intelligence
  • Automatic Composition of Music

For help with finding a topic, please read this website.

  • If you are interested in writing your thesis under my supervision in one of the following topics, please contact me:
    • Information Extraction
    • Sentiment Analysis
    • Bio-medical natural language processing
    • Web-Mining
    • Ontologies
    • Machine Learning
    • Statistical Methods
  • Examples for supervised theses in the past:
    • A machine learning approach to sentiment analysis for distance education evaluation 
    • Ranked Protein-Disease Relations Using Machine-Learning
    • Entwicklung eines Systems zur Erkennung von Ironie in Text
    • Joint Extraction of Proteins and Bio-Molecular Events using Imperatively Defined Factor Graphs
    • Auswirkung des aktiven Lernens auf die Merkmalsselektion bei Textklassikation
    • Twitter als Wahlindikator
    • Stimmungs- und Themenerkennung in politischen Debatten
    • Automated extraction of variation mentions from literature sources and mapping to a unique database identifier

Website with more information: http://www.romanklinger.de/

To the top of the page