Named Entity Recognition for Novel Types by Transfer Learning

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Qu, Lizhen; Ferraro, Gabriela; Zhou, Liyuan; Hou, Weiwei; Baldwin, Timothy;
(2016)
  • Subject: Computer Science - Computation and Language

In named entity recognition, we often don't have a large in-domain training corpus or a knowledge base with adequate coverage to train a model directly. In this paper, we propose a method where, given training data in a related domain with similar (but not identical) na... View more
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