Asian and Low-Resource Language Information Processing (TALLIP)


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ACM Transactions on Asian Language Information Processing (TALIP), Volume 9 Issue 4, December 2010

Compositional Machine Transliteration
A. Kumaran, Mitesh M. Khapra, Pushpak Bhattacharyya
Article No.: 13
DOI: 10.1145/1838751.1838752

Machine transliteration is an important problem in an increasingly multilingual world, as it plays a critical role in many downstream applications, such as machine translation or crosslingual information retrieval systems. In this article, we...

Transliteration for Resource-Scarce Languages
Manoj K. Chinnakotla, Om P. Damani, Avijit Satoskar
Article No.: 14
DOI: 10.1145/1838751.1838753

Today, parallel corpus-based systems dominate the transliteration landscape. But the resource-scarce languages do not enjoy the luxury of large parallel transliteration corpus. For these languages, rule-based transliteration is the only viable...

An Information-Extraction System for Urdu---A Resource-Poor Language
Smruthi Mukund, Rohini Srihari, Erik Peterson
Article No.: 15
DOI: 10.1145/1838751.1838754

There has been an increase in the amount of multilingual text on the Internet due to the proliferation of news sources and blogs. The Urdu language, in particular, has experienced explosive growth on the Web. Text mining for information discovery,...