Publications

Technical reports (preprints)

Published Papers

  1. CommonGen: A Constrained Text Generation Challenge for Generative Commonsense Reasoning     [New!!]
    Bill Yuchen Lin, Wangchunshu Zhou, Ming Shen, Pei Zhou, Chandra Bhagavatula, Yejin Choi and Xiang Ren
    (to appear) in Proc. of EMNLP 2020 Findings    [Project Page]

  2. Birds have four legs?! NumerSense: Probing Numerical Commonsense Knowledge of Pre-trained Language Models     [New!!]
    Bill Yuchen Lin, Seyeon Lee, Rahul Khanna and Xiang Ren
    (to appear) in Proc. of EMNLP 2020   [Project Page]

  3. Scalable Multi-Hop Relational Reasoning for Knowledge-Aware Question Answering     [New!!]
    Yanlin Feng*, Xinyue Chen*, Bill Yuchen Lin, Peifeng Wang, Jun Yan and Xiang Ren
    (to appear) in Proc. of EMNLP 2020    [Github]

  4. FreeDOM: A Transferable Neural Architecture for Structured Information Extraction on Web Documents
    Bill Yuchen Lin, Ying Sheng, Nguyen Vo and Sandeep Tata
    in Proc. of KDD 2020 (Acceptance Rate: 16.8%)
    [Slides]   [Video]

  5. TriggerNER: Learning with Entity Triggers as Explanations for Named Entity Recognition
    Bill Yuchen Lin*, Dongho Lee*, Ming Shen, Ryan Moreno, Xiao Huang, Prashant Shiralkar and Xiang Ren
    in Proc. of ACL 2020
    [Slides]   [Video]   [Github]   [Project Page]

  6. Learning to Contextually Aggregate Multi-Source Supervision for Sequence Labeling.
    Ouyu Lan, Xiao Huang, Bill Yuchen Lin, He Jiang, Liyuan Liu and Xiang Ren
    in Proc. of ACL 2020
    [Github]

  7. LEAN-LIFE: A Label-Efficient Annotation Framework Towards Learning from Explanation
    Dong-Ho Lee, Rahul Khanna, Bill Yuchen Lin, Jamin Chen, Seyeon Lee, Qinyuan Ye, Elizabeth Boschee, Leonardo Neves and Xiang Ren
    in Proc. of ACL 2020 (Demo Track)
    [Project Page]

  8. NERO: A Neural Rule Grounding Framework for Label-Efficient Relation Extraction.
    Wenxuan Zhou, Hongtao Lin, Bill Yuchen Lin, Ziqi Wang, Junyi Du, Leonardo Neves, Xiang Ren
    in Proc. of TheWebConf (WWW) 2020
    Best Paper Runner-up (2/1500+)    [Github]

  9. KagNet: Knowledge-Aware Graph Networks for Commonsense Reasoning.
    Bill Yuchen Lin, Xinyue Chen, Jamin Chen and Xiang Ren
    in Proc. of EMNLP-IJCNLP 2019
    [Github]

  10. AlpacaTag: An Active Learning-based Crowd Annotation Framework for Sequence Tagging.
    Bill Yuchen Lin*, Dongho Lee*, Frank F. Xu, Ouyu Lan and Xiang Ren
    in Proc. of ACL 2019 (Demo Track)
    [Project Page]

  11. Neural Adaptation Layers for Cross-domain Named Entity Recognition.
    Bill Yuchen Lin and Wei Lu
    in Proc. of EMNLP 2018
    [Github]

  12. ExtRA: Extracting Prominent Review Aspects from Customer Feedback.
    Zhiyi Luo, Shanshan Huang, Frank F. Xu, Bill Yuchen Lin, Hanyuan Shi and Kenny Q. Zhu
    in Proc. of EMNLP 2018
    [Github]

  13. Mining Cross-Cultural Differences and Similarities in Social Media.
    Bill Yuchen Lin*, Frank F. Xu*, Kenny Q. Zhu and Seung-won Hwang
    in Proc. of ACL 2018
    [Github]

  14. Automatic Extraction of Commonsense LocatedNear Knowledge.
    Bill Yuchen Lin*, Frank F. Xu* and Kenny Q. Zhu
    in Proc. of ACL 2018
    [Github]

  15. Multi-channel BiLSTM-CRF Model for Emerging Named Entity Recognition in Social Media.
    Bill Y. Lin*, Frank F. Xu*, Zhiyi Luo and Kenny Q. Zhu
    in Proc. of EMNLP 2017, Workshop on Noisy User-generated Text
    [Github]