Publications

Preprints

Published Papers

  1. CommonGen: A Constrained Text Generation Challenge for Generative Commonsense Reasoning
    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
    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
    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]