Publications

Machine Translation Using Probabilistic Synchronous Dependency Insertion Grammars
        Yuan Ding, 
        Ph.D. Thesis. 2006.  [PDF]
   
Better Learning and Decoding for Syntax Based SMT Using PSDIG
        Yuan Ding and Martha Palmer, 
        7th biennial conference of the Association for Machine Translation in the Americas (AMTA-2006) [PDF
 
Machine Translation Using Probabilistic Synchronous Dependency Insertion Grammars
        Yuan Ding and Martha Palmer, 
        The 43rd Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics, Ann Arbor 2005. (ACL-2005) [PDF
   
Synchronous Dependency Insertion Grammars: A Grammar Formalism for Syntax Based Statistical MT
        Yuan Ding and Martha Palmer, 
        Workshop on Recent Advances in Dependency Grammars, The 20th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2004). [PDF
   
Automatic Learning of Parallel Dependency Treelet Pairs,  
        Yuan Ding and Martha Palmer, 
        The First International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (IJCNLP-04)  [PDF]
   
An Algorithm for Word-level Alignment of Parallel Dependency Trees,  
        Yuan Ding, Daniel Gildea and Martha Palmer, 
        The 9th Machine Translation Summit of International Association of Machine Translation, New Orleans, 2003  [PDF]
   
Improving Translation Selection with a New Translation Model Trained by Independent Monolingual Corpora,  
        Ming Zhou, Yuan Ding, Changning Huang, 
        Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing Vol. 6, No. 1, February 2001, pp. 1-26 [PDF]

NLP related projects

A Survey on Multi-Document Summarization,  
        Yuan Ding, In fulfillment of the Written Preliminary Exam II Requirement, October 2004 [PDF]
    
Automatic Identification of Functional Chunks of Chinese Sentences,  
        Yuan Ding, Tech Report while working at Microsoft Research, China, September 2000 [PDF]

Other projects

Microprocessor Power Modeling
        Yuan Ding, for CIS 501 (Computer Architecture) course project, December 2001 [PDF]