Publications

Sheng, E., Chang, K.-W., Natarajan, P., & Peng, N. (2020). "Nice Try, Kiddo": Investigating Ad Hominems in Dialogue Responses. To appear in the Proceedings of the 2021 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics. pdf

Sheng, E., Chang, K.-W., Natarajan, P., & Peng, N. (2020). Towards Controllable Biases in Language Generation. In Proceedings of the 2020 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (Findings). pdf poster

Sheng, E., & Uthus, D. (2020). Investigating Societal Biases in a Poetry Composition System. In Proceedings of the 2nd Gender Bias in NLP Workshop. pdf

Sheng, E., Chang, K.-W., Natarajan, P., & Peng, N. (2019). The Woman Worked as a Babysitter: On Biases in Language Generation. In Proceedings of the 2019 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing. pdf slides

Sheng, E., & Natarajan, P. (2018). A Byte-sized Approach to Named Entity Recognition. arXiv preprint arXiv:1809.08386. pdf

Sheng, E., Miller, S., Ambite, J. L., & Natarajan, P. (2017). A Neural Named Entity Recognition Approach to Biological Entity Identification. In Proceedings of the BioCreative VI Workshop. pdf

Sheng, E., Natarajan, P., Gordon, J., & Burns, G. (2017). An Investigation into the Pedagogical Features of Documents. In Proceedings of the 12th Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications (pp. 109-120). pdf

Gordon, J., Aguilar, S., Sheng, E., & Burns, G. (2017). Structured generation of technical reading lists. In Proceedings of the 12th Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications (pp. 261-270). pdf