Konstantina Garoufi

Papers


Journal publications

Konstantina Garoufi. Planning-based models of natural language generation. Language and Linguistics Compass, 8(1):1-10, 2014. Open access.

Konstantina Garoufi and Alexander Koller. Generation of effective referring expressions in situated context. Language and Cognitive Processes, 2013. Open access.


Conference and workshop papers

Maria Staudte, Alexander Koller, Konstantina Garoufi, and Matthew Crocker. Using listener gaze to augment speech generation in a virtual 3D environment. In Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci), Sapporo, Japan, 2012.

Alexander Koller, Konstantina Garoufi, Maria Staudte, and Matthew Crocker. Enhancing referential success by tracking hearer gaze. In Proceedings of the 13th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGdial), Seoul, South Korea, 2012. Best paper award.

Konstantina Garoufi and Alexander Koller. Combining symbolic and corpus-based approaches for the generation of successful referring expressions. In Proceedings of the 13th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation (ENLG), Nancy, France, 2011.

Konstantina Garoufi and Alexander Koller. The Potsdam NLG systems at the GIVE-2.5 Challenge. In Proceedings of the Generation Challenges Session at the 13th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation (ENLG), Nancy, France, 2011.

Kristina Striegnitz, Alexandre Denis, Andrew Gargett, Konstantina Garoufi, Alexander Koller, and Mariët Theune. Report on the Second Second Challenge on Generating Instructions in Virtual Environments (GIVE-2.5). In Proceedings of the Generation Challenges Session at the 13th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation (ENLG), Nancy, France, 2011.

Konstantina Garoufi and Alexander Koller. Automated planning for situated natural language generation. In Proceedings of the 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Uppsala, Sweden, 2010.

Alexander Koller, Andrew Gargett, and Konstantina Garoufi. A scalable model of planning perlocutionary acts. In Aspects of Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue. SemDial 2010, 14th Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue. Poznań, Poland, 2010.

Andrew Gargett, Konstantina Garoufi, Alexander Koller, and Kristina Striegnitz. The GIVE-2 corpus of Giving Instructions in Virtual Environments. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Valletta, Malta, 2010.

Konstantina Garoufi, Torsten Zesch, and Iryna Gurevych. Graph-theoretic analysis of collaborative knowledge bases in natural language processing. In Poster and Demo Session Proceedings of the 7th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC), Karlsruhe, Germany, 2008.


Theses

Konstantina Garoufi. Interactive generation of effective discourse in situated context: A planning-based approach. PhD thesis, University of Potsdam, 2013.

Konstantina Garoufi. Towards a better understanding of applied textual entailment: Annotation and evaluation of the RTE-2 dataset. Master’s thesis, Saarland University, 2007.

Konstantina Garoufi. Formal languages and models of computation with limited resources. Master’s thesis, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 2005.


Abstracts

Maria Staudte, Matthew Crocker, Alexander Koller, and Konstantina Garoufi. Grounding spoken instructions using listener gaze in dynamic virtual environments. In Abstracts of the 5th Workshop on Embodied and Situated Language Processing (ESLP), Newcastle, UK, 2012.

Konstantina Garoufi. Position paper at the YRRSDS 2012. In Proceedings of the 8th Annual Young Researchers' Roundtable on Spoken Dialogue Systems (YRRSDS), Seoul, South Korea, 2012.

Konstantina Garoufi and Alexander Koller. Controlling the spatio-visual context in situated natural language generation. In Abstracts of the International Conference on Space in Language, Pisa, Italy, 2009.

Konstantina Garoufi, Torsten Zesch, and Iryna Gurevych. Representational interoperability of linguistic and collaborative knowledge bases. In Proceedings of the KONVENS Workshop on Lexical-Semantic and Ontological Resources, Berlin, Germany, 2008.


Unpublished

Konstantina Garoufi. An internet-based experimental approach to clitic doubling in Greek. Term paper, Saarland University, 2006.