Publications by year

To appear

[] Josef Ruppenhofer. Anaphoric omissions in multiple German corpora. In Hans C. Boas and Alexander Ziem, editors, Constructional approaches to argument structure in German, Trends in Linguistics Studies and Monographs. Mouton DeGruyter, to appear. [draft version]
[] Josef Ruppenhofer. The treatment of emotion vocabulary in FrameNet: Past, present and future developments. In Alexander Ziem, Lars Inderelst and Detmer Wulf, editors, Frames interdisziplinär: Modelle, Anwendungsfelder, Methoden to appear. [draft version]

2017

[+] Marc Schulder, Michael Wiegand, Josef Ruppenhofer and Benjamin Roth. Towards bootstrapping a polarity shifter lexicon using linguistic features to appear in Proceedings of IJCNLP 2017 , Taipei, Taiwan, November 2017.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Petra Steiner and Michael Wiegand. Evaluating the morphological compositionality of polarity Proceedings of RANLP 2017 , Varna, Bulgaria, September 2017.
[+] Ines Rehbein and Josef Ruppenhofer. Detecting annotation noise in automatically labelled data. Proceedings of the 55th annual meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2017) , Vancouver, Canada, August 2017.
[+] Michael Wiegand, Maximilian Wolf and Josef Ruppenhofer. Negation Modeling for German Polarity Classification Proceedings of GSCL 2017 , Berlin, Germany, September 2017.
[+] Ines Rehbein and Josef Ruppenhofer. Catching the Common Cause: Extraction and Annotation of Causal Relations and their Participants. Proceedings of the 11th Linguistic Annotation Workshop , pages 105—114, Valencia, Spain, April 2017.
[] Josef Ruppenhofer, Hans C. Boas, and Collin F. Baker. FrameNet. In Pedro Fuertes-Olivera, editor, The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography. Routledge, 2017.

2016

[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Julia Maria Struss and Michael Wiegand. Overview of the IGGSA 2016 Shared Task on Source and Target Extraction from Political Speeches. Proceedings of IGGSA Shared Task 2016 Workshop , pages 1—9, Bochum, Germany, September 2016.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Laura A. Michaelis. Frames, polarity and causation. Special issue of Corpora, vol. 11, no. 2, pages 259-290, 2016.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Julia Maria Struss and Michael Wiegand (eds). Proceedings of IGGSA Shared Task 2016 Workshop , Bochum, Germany, September 2016.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Jasper Brandes. Verifying the robustness of opinion inference. Proceedings of KONVENS 2016, pages 226—235, Bochum, Germany, September 2016.
[+] Michael Wiegand, Christine Bocionek, and Josef Ruppenhofer. Opinion holder and target extraction on opinion compounds - a linguistic approach. In Proceedings of the 2016 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, pages 800-810, San Diego, California, June 2016. Association for Computational Linguistics.
[+] Michael Wiegand, Marc Schulder, and Josef Ruppenhofer. Separating actor-view from speaker-view opinion expressions using linguistic features. In Proceedings of the 2016 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, pages 778-788, San Diego, California, June 2016. Association for Computational Linguistics.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Jasper Brandes. Effect functors for opinion inference. In Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference Chair), Khalid Choukri, Thierry Declerck, Marko Grobelnik, Bente Maegaard, Joseph Mariani, Asuncion Moreno, Jan Odijk, and Stelios Piperidis, editors, Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016), Paris, France, may 2016. European Language Resources Association (ELRA).

2015

[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Jasper Brandes. Extending effect annotation with lexical decomposition. In Proceedings of WASSA 2015, pages 67—76.
[+] Michael Wiegand, Marc Schulder and Josef Ruppenhofer. Opinion Holder and Target Extraction for Verb-based Opinion Predicates — The Problem is Not Solved. In Proceedings of WASSA 2015.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Jasper Brandes, Petra Steiner, and Michael Wiegand. Ordering adverbs by intensity. In Proceedings of RANLP 2015.
[+] Michael Wiegand and Josef Ruppenhofer. Opinion holder and target extraction based on the induction of verbal categories. In Proceedings of CONLL 2015.
[+] Petra Steiner and Josef Ruppenhofer. Growing trees from morphs: Towards data-driven morphological parsing. In Proceedings of GSCL 2015.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Jasper Brandes, and Petra Steiner. Scales and scores: An evaluation of methods to determine the intensity of subjective expressions. In Proceedings of HIER 2015.

2014

[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Gertrud Faaß, editors. Proceedings of the 12th edition of the Konvens conference. Universität Hildesheim, 2014.
[+] Gertrud Faaß and Josef Ruppenhofer, editors. WORKSHOP PROCEEDINGS OF THE 12TH EDITION OF THE KONVENS CONFERENCE. Universität Hildesheim, 2014.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Daniela Schneevogt. Influence of information structure on the salience of opinions. In KONVENS, pages 96-105, 2014.
[+] Andrew Gargett, Josef Ruppenhofer, and John Barnden. Dimensions of metaphorical meaning. In Proceedings of CogALex 2014, Dublin, 2014.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Julia Maria Struß, Jonathan Sonntag, and Stefan Gindl. Iggsa-steps: Shared task on source and target extraction from political speeches. JLCL, 29(1):33-46, 2014.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Michael Wiegand, and Jasper Brandes. Comparing methods for deriving intensity scores for adjectives. In Proceedings of the 14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, volume 2: Short Papers, pages 117-122, Gothenburg, Sweden, April 2014. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ http ]
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Laura A. Michaelis. Frames and the interpretation of omitted arguments. In Stacey Katz Bourns and Lindsy L. Myers, editors, Linguistic Perspectives on Structure and Context: Studies in Honor of Knud Lambrecht, pages 57-86. John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2014.
[+] Alexander Ziem, Hans Boas, and Josef Ruppenhofer. Grammatische konstruktionen und semantische frames fuer die textanalyse. In Jörg Hagemann and Sven Staffeldt, editors, Syntaxtheorien: Analysen im Vergleich, number 28 in Stauffenburg Einführungen, pages 297-333. Stauffenburg Verlag, Tübingen, 2014.

2013

[+] Michael Wiegand, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Dietrich Klakow. Predicative adjectives: An unsupervised criterion to extract subjective adjectives. In Proceedings of HLT-NAACL, pages 534-539, Atlanta, GA, 2013.
[+] Jasper Brandes and Josef Ruppenhofer. Defining a gold standard for polar intensity ordering. In Joachim Griesbaum, Ben Heuwing, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Katrin Werner, editors, Proceedings des 8. Hildesheimer Evaluierungs- und Retrievalworkshop (HiER 2013), pages 31-40. Universität Hildesheim, 2013. [ http ]
[+] Philip Gorinski, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Caroline Sporleder. Towards weakly supervised resolution of null instantiations. In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Computational Semantics (IWCS 2013) - Long Papers, pages 119-130. Association for Computational Linguistics, 2013. [ http ]
[+] Ines Rehbein and Josef Ruppenhofer. Investigating orality in speech, writing and in between. Abstract submitted to the Corpus Linguistics 2013 conference, 2013.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer. Anchoring sentiment analysis in frame semantics. Veredas, pages 66-81, 2013.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Hans Christian Boas, and Collin F. Baker. The framenet approach to relating syntax and semantics. In Rufus H. Gouws, Ulrich Heid, Wolfgang Schweickard, and Herbert Ernst Wiegand, editors, Dictionaries. An international encyclopedia of lexicography, volume Supplementary volume: Recent developments with special focus on computational lexicography, pages 1320-1329. De Gruyter, 2013.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Russell Lee-Goldman, Caroline Sporleder, and Roser Morante. Beyond sentence-level semantic role labeling: linking argument structures in discourse. Language Resources and Evaluation, 47(3):695-721, 2013. [ DOI | http ]
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Julia Maria Struß, Jonathan Sonntag, and Stefan Gindl. Iggsa-steps: Shared task on source and target extraction from political speeches. In Joachim Griesbaum, Ben Heuwing, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Katrin Werner, editors, Proceedings des 8. Hildesheimer Evaluierungs- und Retrievalworkshop, pages 51-57, 2013.
[+] Joachim Griesbaum, Ben Heuwing, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Katrin Werner, editors. Proceedings des 8. Hildesheimer Evaluierungs- und Retrievalworkshop, Hildesheim, 2013. Institute for Information Science and Natural Language Processing, Hildesheim University.

2012

[+] Ines Rehbein, Josef Ruppenhofer, Caroline Sporleder, and Manfred Pinkal. Adding nominal spice to SALSA - frame-semantic annotation of German nouns and verbs. In Jeremy Jancsary, editor, Proceedings of KONVENS 2012, pages 89-97. ÖGAI, September 2012. Main track: oral presentations. [ http ]
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Ines Rehbein. Semantic frames as an anchor representation for sentiment analysis. In Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop in Computational Approaches to Subjectivity and Sentiment Analysis, pages 104-109, Jeju, Korea, July 2012. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ http ]
[+] Simon Clematide, Stefan Gindl, Manfred Klenner, Stefanos Petrakis, Robert Remus, Josef Ruppenhofer, Ulli Waltinger, and Michael Wiegand. Mlsa - A Multi-layered Reference Corpus for German Sentiment Analysis. In Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference Chair), Khalid Choukri, Thierry Declerck, Mehmet Uğur Doğan, Bente Maegaard, Joseph Mariani, Asuncion Moreno, Jan Odijk, and Stelios Piperidis, editors, Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC‘12), pages 3551-3556, Istanbul, Turkey, 2012. European Language Resources Association (ELRA).
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer. Fictive motion: Construction or construal? In Zhenya Antić, Emily Cibelli, Charles B. Chang, Jisup Hong, Michael J. Houser, Clare S. Sandy, Maziar Toosarvandani, and Yao Yao, editors, Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (BLS 2006), Berkeley, CA, 2012. Berkeley Linguistics Society.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Ines Rehbein. Yes we can!? annotating english modal verbs. In Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference Chair), Khalid Choukri, Thierry Declerck, Mehmet Uğur Doğan, Bente Maegaard, Joseph Mariani, Asuncion Moreno, Jan Odijk, and Stelios Piperidis, editors, Proceedings of the Eight International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC‘12), pages 1538-1545, Istanbul, Turkey, 2012. European Language Resources Association (ELRA).

2011

[+] Michaela Regneri, Alexander Koller, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Manfred Pinkal. Learning script participants from unlabeled data. In Proceedings of RANLP 2011, pages 463-470, Hissar, Bulgaria, 2011.
[+] Ines Rehbein and Josef Ruppenhofer. Evaluating the impact of coder errors on active learning. In Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies - Volume 1, HLT ‘11, pages 43-51, Stroudsburg, PA, USA, 2011. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ http ]
[+] Ines Rehbein, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Caroline Sporleder. Is it worth the effort? assessing the benefits of partial automatic pre-labeling for frame-semantic annotation. Language Resources and Evaluation, pages 1-23, 2011.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Philip Gorinski, and Caroline Sporleder. In search of missing arguments: A linguistic approach. In Galia Angelova, Kalina Bontcheva, Ruslan Mitkov, and Nicolas Nicolov, editors, Proceedings of RANLP 2011, pages 331-338, Hissar, Bulgaria, 2011.

2010

[+] Ines Rehbein and Josef Ruppenhofer. There’s no data like more data? revisiting the impact of data size on a classification task. In Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference Chair), Khalid Choukri, Bente Maegaard, Joseph Mariani, Jan Odijk, Stelios Piperidis, Mike Rosner, and Daniel Tapias, editors, Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC‘10), Valletta, Malta, may 2010. European Language Resources Association (ELRA).
[+] Ines Rehbein, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Alexis Palmer. Bringing active learning to life. In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Computational Linguistics, pages 949-957. Association for Computational Linguistics, 2010.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer and Laura A. Michaelis. A constructional account of genre-based argument omissions. Constructions and Frames, 2(2):158-184, 2010.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Caroline Sporleder, Roser Morante, Collin Baker, and Martha Palmer. Semeval-2010 task 10: Linking events and their participants in discourse. In Proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation, SemEval ‘10, pages 45-50, Stroudsburg, PA, USA, 2010. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ http ]
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Caroline Sporleder, and Fabian Shirokov. Speaker attribution in cabinet protocols. In Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference Chair), Khalid Choukri, Bente Maegaard, Joseph Mariani, Jan Odijk, Stelios Piperidis, Mike Rosner, and Daniel Tapias, editors, Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC‘10), pages 2510-2515, Valletta, Malta, may 2010. European Language Resources Association (ELRA).
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Jonas Sunde, and Manfred Pinkal. Generating framenets of various granularities: The framenet transformer. In Nicoletta Calzolari (Conference Chair), Khalid Choukri, Bente Maegaard, Joseph Mariani, Jan Odijk, Stelios Piperidis, Mike Rosner, and Daniel Tapias, editors, Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC‘10), Valletta, Malta, may 2010. European Language Resources Association (ELRA).

2009

[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Caroline Sporleder, Roser Morante, Collin Baker, and Martha Palmer. Semeval-2010 task 10: Linking events and their participants in discourse. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Semantic Evaluations: Recent Achievements and Future Directions (SEW-2009), pages 106-111, Boulder, Colorado, June 2009. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ http ]
[+] Ines Rehbein, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Caroline Sporleder. Assessing the benefits of partial automatic pre-labeling for frame-semantic annotation. In Proceedings of the Third Linguistic Annotation Workshop, pages 19-26. Association for Computational Linguistics, 2009.
[+] I. Rehbein, J. Ruppenhofer, and J. Sunde. Majo-a toolkit for supervised word sense disambiguation and active learning. In Proceedings of the 8th Int. Workshop on Treebanks and Linguistic Theories, pages 161-172, 2009.

2008

[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Swapna Somasundaran, and Janyce Wiebe. Finding the sources and targets of subjective expressions. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC‘08), pages 2781-2788, Marrakech, Morocco, may 2008. European Language Resources Association (ELRA).
[+] Swapna Somasundaran, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Janyce Wiebe. Discourse level opinion relations: An annotation study. In Proceedings of the 9th SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue, SIGdial ‘08, pages 129-137, Stroudsburg, PA, USA, 2008. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ http ]
[+] Swapna Somasundaran, Janyce Wiebe, and Josef Ruppenhofer. Discourse level opinion interpretation. In Proceedings of the 22Nd International Conference on Computational Linguistics - Volume 1, COLING ‘08, pages 801-808, Stroudsburg, PA, USA, 2008. Association for Computational Linguistics. [ http ]

2007

[+] Swapna Somasundaran, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Janyce Wiebe. Detecting arguing and sentiment in meetings. In Proceedings of the SIGdial Workshop on Discourse and Dialogue, volume 6, pages 26-34, 2007.

2006

[+] J. Ruppenhofer, M. Ellsworth, M.R.L. Petruck, C.R. Johnson, and J. Scheffczyk. Framenet ii: Extended theory and practice. Technical report, International Computer Science Institute, Berkeley, CA, 2006.

2004

[+] Charles J. Fillmore, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Collin F. Baker. Framenet and representing the link between semantic and syntactic relations. In Chu ren Huang and Winifred Lenders, editors, Computational Linguistics and Beyond, Language and Linguistics Monographs Series B, pages 19-62. Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica, Taipei, 2004.
[+] Miriam R.L. Petruck, Charles J. Fillmore, Collin F. Baker, Michael Ellsworth, and Josef Ruppenhofer. Reframing framenet data. In G. Williams and S. Vessier, editors, Proceedings of The 11th EURALEX International Congress, pages 405-416, Lorient, France, 2004.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer. The interaction of valence and information structure. PhD thesis, University of California at Berkeley, 2004.

2003

[+] Charles J. Fillmore, Miriam R.L. Petruck, Josef Ruppenhofer, and Abby Wright. Framenet in action: The case of attaching. International Journal of Lexicography, 16(3):297-332, 2003. [ DOI | arXiv | http ]

2002

[+] Collin F. Baker and Josef Ruppenhofer. Framenet’s frames vs. levin’s verb classes. In J. Larson and M. Paster, editors, Proceedings of 28th Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society, pages 27-38, 2002.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Collin F. Baker, and Charles J. Fillmore. The FrameNet database and software tools. In Anna Braasch and Claus Povlsen, editors, Proceedings of the European Association for Lexicography, pages 371-377, Copenhagen, 2002. EURALEX, EURALEX.
[+] Josef Ruppenhofer, Collin F. Baker, and Charles J. Fillmore. Collocational information in the FrameNet database. In Anna Braasch and Claus Povlsen, editors, Proceedings of the Tenth European Association for Lexicography, volume 1, pages 359-369, Copenhagen, 2002. EURALEX, EURALEX.

2001

[+] Laura A. Michaelis and Josef Ruppenhofer. Beyond alternations: A constructional model of the German applicative pattern. Center for the Study of Language and Information, Stanford, CA, 2001.
[+] Margaret Urban and Josef Ruppenhofer. Shouting and screaming: manner and noise verbs in communication. Literary and linguistic computing, 16(1):77-97, 2001.

2000

[+] Steve S. Chang, Lily Liaw, and Josef Ruppenhofer, editors. Proceedings of the Twentyfifth Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society, Berkeley, California, February 2000.
[+] Laura A. Michaelis and Josef Ruppenhofer. Valence creation and the german applicative: The inherent semantics of linking patterns. Journal of Semantics, 17(4):335-395, 2000.

Talks and Posters

Ruppenhofer, Josef.2014 (Semi)Automatic methods for detecting and annotating (valence-bearing) LUs and constructions. Workshop “Verben und ihre konstruktionellen Muster kontrastiv”.

Ruppenhofer, Josef, Struß, Julia Maria, Sonntag, Jonathan & Gindl, Stefan. 2013. IGGSA Shared Task on Source and Target Extraction from Political Speeches. Pathos Workshop, Darmstadt, 2013.

Josef Ruppenhofer. Sentiment Analysis Using FrameNet. 2013. FrameNet workshop, Berkeley, September 2013.

Josef Ruppenhofer & Jasper Brandes. 2013. Enriching FrameNet with Scalar Information. Cognitively Grounded Lexica, Constructicons, & Metaphor Repositories: Theme Session at International Cognitive Linguistics Conference, Edmonton, Alberta, June 2013.

Josef Ruppenhofer & Jasper Brandes. 2013. The connection between evaluative language and gradability.Evaluative Language and Corpus Linguistics Workshop, co-located with Corpus Linguistics 2013 conference, Lancaster University, 22 July 2013.

Ines Rehbein and Josef Ruppenhofer. 2013. Investigating Orality in Speech, Writing, and in between. Talk at the Corpus Linguistics 2013 conference, July 22-26, Lancaster, UK.

Ruppenhofer, J. & Brandes, J. 2013. Extraktion von opinion-sources und targets mit Hilfe semantischer Rollen. Poster presented at the DGfS-CL Postersession

Josef Ruppenhofer. 2013. Emotion vocabulary and sentiment analysis in FrameNet. Séminaire Alpage, UFR de Linguistique, Université Diderot Paris-7, Februar, 2013.

Josef Ruppenhofer. 2013. Behandlung von Emotionsvokabular in FrameNet: Methode und Entwicklung. Workshop des SFB 991 “Comparing Frame-Theories: Models, Domains of Application, Methods”, Februar, 2013.

Simon Clematide, Manfred Klenner, Stefanos Petrakis, Stefan Gindl, Robert Remus, Josef Ruppenhofer, Ulli Waltinger, Michael Wiegand Universität Zürich / MODUL Universität Wien / Universität Leipzig / Universität Hildesheim / Universität des Saarlandes Towards A Reference Corpus for German Sentiment Analysis. (2012) DGfS-CL Postersession.

Josef Ruppenhofer and Laura A. Michaelis (2009). Frames Predict Null-Complement Interpretations. Conference of the Linguistic Society of Belgium, 23-24 April, 20 09, Antwerp.

Russell Lee-Goldman, Josef Ruppenhofer,Michael Ellsworth, Collin Baker (2009). Pragmatic factors in null instantiation: beyond definiteness and genre. 11th International Pragmatics Conference, 13-17 July, Melbourne, Australia

Josef Ruppenhofer and Laura A. Michaelis (2009). A constructional account of genre-based argument omissions. 11th International Pragmatics Conference, 13-17 July, Melbourne, Australia