Paper: SUSSEX University: Description Of The SUSSEX System Used For MUC-5

ACL ID M93-1026
Title SUSSEX University: Description Of The SUSSEX System Used For MUC-5
Venue Message Understanding Conference
Session Main Conference
Year 1993
Authors

relation between entities, and it is up to the discourse interpreter, with its far richer context, to decid e what more specific relationship is appropriate . A further weakness that the walkthrough example shows up well is our inability to deal with many objects o f the same type, notably companies . In the traffic domain, it was rarely important to distinguish entities beyon d their type, and so the co-reference resolution strategies used are rather eager and arbitrary. Finer control, and perhaps even backtracking, is clearly needed here . Finally, a few words on evaluation . Table 1 gives the results for the final evaluation run, scoring against the full templates. Table 2 gives the results when scored against the reduced template that was used in the dry ru n test two months before the...