Publications

2018

Ha, L. A. and Yaneva, V. (2018) Automatic Distractor Suggestion for Multiple-Choice Tests Using Concept Embeddings and Information Retrieval. Proceedings of the 13th Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications (BEA) held in conjunction with NAACL, New Orleans, USA, 5 June 2018 DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/3192714.3192819

Yaneva, V., Ha, L.A., Eraslan, S., Yesilada, Y., and Mitkov, R. 2018. Detecting Autism Based on Eye-Tracking Data from Web Searching Tasks. To appear in Proceedings of the 18th Web for All Conference on The Internet of Accessible ThingsW4A 2018, Lyon, France, 23-25 April, 2018. [Best Technical Paper Award, W4A 2018]

2017

Yaneva, V. Taslimipoor, S., Rohanian, O., and Ha, L. A. 2017. Cognitive Processing of Multiword Expressions in Native and Non-native Speakers of English: Evidence from Gaze Data. In Mitkov, R. (Ed.) Computational and Corpus-based Phraseology. EUROPHRAS 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10596. Springer, Cham DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-69805-2_26 [PDF] [bib]

Yaneva, V., Orasan, C., Evans, R. and Rohanian, O. 2017. Combining Multiple Corpora for Readability Assessment for People with Cognitive Disabilities. Proceedings of the 12th Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications (BEA) held in conjunction with EMNLP, Copenhagen, Denmark, 8 September 2017

Štajner, S., Yaneva, V., Mitkov, R. and Ponzetto, S. P. 2017. Effects of Lexical Properties on Viewing Time per Word in Autistic and Neurotypical Readers. Proceedings of the 12th Workshop on Innovative Use of NLP for Building Educational Applications (BEA) held in conjunction with EMNLP, Copenhagen, Denmark, 8 September 2017

Rohanian, O., Taslimipoor, S., Yaneva, V. and L. A. Ha . 2017. Using Gaze Data to Predict Multiword Expressions. In Proceedings of the 11thConference on  Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP 2017), Varna, Bulgaria.

Eraslan, S., Yaneva, V., Yesilada, Y., and Harper, S. 2017.  Do Web Users with Autism Experience Barriers When Searching for Information Within Web Pages?  In Proceedings of the 14th Web for All Conference on The Future of Accessible Work, W4A 17, Article 20, Perth, Australia.

2016

Yaneva, V. 2016. Text and Web Accessibility for People with Autism Spectrum Disorder. PhD Thesis, University of Wolverhampton, UK.

Yaneva, V., Temnikova, I. and Mitkov, R. 2016. A Corpus of Text Data and Gaze Fixations from Autistic and Non-autistic Adults.  Proceedings of the 10th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC), Portoroz, Slovenia, 25 – 28 May

Yaneva, V., Temnikova, I. and Mitkov, R. 2016. Evaluating the Readability of Text Simplification Output for Readers with Cognitive Disabilities. Proceedings of the 10th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC), Portoroz, Slovenia, 25 – 28 May

Yaneva, V., Evans, R. and Temnikova, I. 2016. Predicting Reading Difficulty for Readers with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Proceedings of Workshop on Improving Social Inclusion using NLP: Tools and Resources (ISI-NLP) held in conjunction with LREC 2016,  Portoroz, Slovenia, 23 May

2015

Yaneva, V., Temnikova, I. and Mitkov, R. 2015. Accessible Texts for Autism: An Eye-Tracking Study.  ASSETS 2015. The 17th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference of Computers and Accessibility, Lisbon, Portugal, 26-28 October.  pp. 49-57 [pdf]

Yaneva, V. and Evans, R. 2015. Six Good Predictors of Autistic Text Comprehension. In: Proceedings of the International Conference Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP 2015), Hissar, Bulgaria, 5-11 September 2015. pp. 697 – 706 [pdf]

Yaneva, V. 2015. Easy-read Documents as a Gold Standard for Evaluation of Text Simplification Output. In Proceedings of the Student Research Workshop at the International Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP 2015) , Hissar, Bulgaria, 5-11 September 2015. pp. 30-36 [pdf]

2013

Niculae, V. and  Yaneva, V. 2013. Computational considerations of comparisons and similes. In: Proceedings of ACL 2013 Student Research Workshop, pp. 89-95. Sofia, Bulgaria, August 2013. [pdf]