Deep open-source machine translation

Francis Bond, Stephan Oepen, Eric Nichols, Dan Flickinger, Erik Velldal, Petter Haugereid
2011 Machine Translation  
This paper summarizes ongoing efforts to provide software infrastructure (and methodology) for open-source machine translation that combines a deep semantic transfer approach with advanced stochastic models. The resulting infrastructure combines precise grammars for parsing and generation, a semantic-transfer based translation engine and stochastic controllers. We provide both a qualitative and quantitative experience report from instantiating our general architecture for Japanese-English MT
more » ... ng only open-source components, including HPSG-based grammars of English and Japanese.
doi:10.1007/s10590-011-9099-4 fatcat:pfbktmajqzcp5dycjnnmgromse