Paper: CARAMEL: A Flexible Model For Interaction Between The Cognitive Processes Underlying Natural Language Understanding

ACL ID C90-3100
Title CARAMEL: A Flexible Model For Interaction Between The Cognitive Processes Underlying Natural Language Understanding
Venue International Conference on Computational Linguistics
Session Main Conference
Year 1990
Authors

: In this paper we present a general natural language processing system called CARAMEL (in French : Comprdhension Automatique de R~cits, Apprentissage et Moddlisation des E:changes Langagiers)o Over the last few years our group has developed many pro~ams to deal with differem: aspects of natural language processing: This paper describes a general m'chitectt~re tha~ integrates them in a flexible way, and provides a control strategy capable of adapting itself to the requirements of a particular ~sko The model is composed o:r three ftmd~r~ental elements " - a structm°ex~ memory containing pe~nanent l~owledge and wofldng structures of the system - a set of processes, dedicated to the execution of the various cogmtive tasks a supervisor, whose function is to Ixigger, to run coherently and to s...