Paper: The SEMSYN Generation System: Ingredients Applications Prospects

ACL ID A88-1004
Title The SEMSYN Generation System: Ingredients Applications Prospects
Venue Applied Natural Language Processing Conference
Session Main Conference
Year 1988
Authors

We report about the current status of the SEM- SYN generation system. This system - initially implemented within a Japanese to German MT project - has been applied to a variety of gen- eration tasks both within MT and text genera- tion. We will work out how these applications enhanced the system's capacities. In addition to the paper we will give a demo of both the German and a recently implemented English version of the system. 1 The starting point The SEMSYN project began in 1983 with an MT application as starting point: We had to investigate the possibility of using seman- tic structures derived from Japanese as in- put to a generator for German. The seman- tic structures were produced from Japanese titles of papers in information technology by the parser of Fujitsu's ATLAS/II-system, ...