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Publications

This page lists all my peer-reviewed publications. See my Google Scholar page for more (e.g. ArXiv preprints). I also have a an author profile at SemanticScholar and my own university. Since the field of computational linguistics is conference-driven, most of my work is published through proceedings in the ACL Anthology.

You can download my PhD thesis here.

Articles

    2021

  1. Chris van der Lee, Albert Gatt, Emiel van Miltenburg, Emiel Krahmer (2021) Human evaluation of automatically generated text: Current trends and best practice guidelines. Computer Speech & Language 67 101151 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.csl.2020.101151
  2. 2016

  3. Bob van Tiel, Emiel van Miltenburg, Natalia Zevakhina, Bart Geurts (2016) Scalar Diversity. Journal of Semantics 33 (1) 137–175 doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/jos/ffu017

Conferences

    2021

  1. Emiel van Miltenburg, Chris van der Lee, Emiel Krahmer (2021) Preregistering NLP research. Proceedings of the 2021 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies. (Best thematic paper)
  2. Sebastian Gehrmann, et al. [56 authors in total] (2021) The GEM Benchmark: Natural Language Generation, its Evaluation and Metrics. Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Natural Language Generation, Evaluation, and Metrics (GEM 2021).
  3. 2020

  4. Emiel van Miltenburg, Chris van der Lee, Thiago Castro-Ferreira, Emiel Krahmer (2020) Evaluation rules! On the use of grammars and rule-based systems for NLG evaluation. Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Evaluating NLG Evaluation.
  5. Emiel van Miltenburg (2020) How Do Image Description Systems Describe People? A Targeted Assessment of System Competence in the PEOPLE-domain. Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Beyond Vision and LANguage: inTEgrating Real-world kNowledge (LANTERN).
  6. David M. Howcroft, Anya Belz, Miruna-Adriana Clinciu, Dimitra Gkatzia, Sadid A. Hasan, Saad Mahamood, Simon Mille, Emiel van Miltenburg, Sashank Santhanam, Verena Rieser (2020) Twenty Years of Confusion in Human Evaluation: NLG Needs Evaluation Sheets and Standardised Definitions. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Natural Language Generation.
  7. Emiel van Miltenburg, Wei-Ting Lu, Emiel Krahmer, Albert Gatt, Guanyi Chen, Lin Li, Kees van Deemter (2020) Gradations of Error Severity in Automatic Image Descriptions. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Natural Language Generation.
  8. 2019

  9. Chris van der Lee, Albert Gatt, Emiel van Miltenburg, Sander Wubben, Emiel Krahmer (2019) Best practices for the human evaluation of automatically generated text. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Natural Language Generation. (Best paper)
  10. Emiel van Miltenburg, Merel van de Kerkhof, Ruud Koolen, Martijn Goudbeek, Emiel Krahmer (2019) On task effects in NLG corpus elicitation: a replication study using mixed effects modeling. Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Natural Language Generation.
  11. Sarah Ibrahimi, Shuo Chen, Devanshu Arya, Arthur Câmara, Yunlu Chen, Tanja Crijns, Maurits van der Goes, Thomas Mensink, Emiel van Miltenburg, Daan Odijk, William Thong, Jiaojiao Zhao, Pascal Mettes (2019) Interactive Exploration of Journalistic Video Footage Through Multimodal Semantic Matching. Proceedings of the 27th ACM International Conference on Multimedia. doi: https://doi.org/10.1145/3343031.3350597
  12. Thiago Castro-Ferreira, Chis van der Lee, Emiel van Miltenburg, Emiel Krahmer (2019) Neural data-to-text generation: A comparison between pipeline and end-to-end architectures. Proceedings of the 2019 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing and the 9th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing (EMNLP-IJCNLP). doi: https://doi.org/10.18653/v1/D19-1052
  13. 2018

  14. Emiel van Miltenburg, Ákos Kádar, Ruud Koolen, Emiel Krahmer (2018) DIDEC: The Dutch Image Description and Eye-tracking Corpus. Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics.
  15. Emiel van Miltenburg, Desmond Elliott, Piek Vossen (2018) Measuring the Diversity of Automatic Image Descriptions. Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics. (Area chair favorite)
  16. Emiel van Miltenburg, Desmond Elliott, Piek Vossen (2018) Talking about other people: an endless range of possibilities. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Natural Language Generation.
  17. Emiel van Miltenburg, Ruud Koolen, Emiel Krahmer (2018) Varying image description tasks: spoken versus written descriptions. Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop on NLP for Similar Languages, Varieties and Dialects (VarDial 2018).
  18. 2017

  19. Emiel van Miltenburg, Desmond Elliott, Piek Vossen (2017) Cross-linguistic differences and similarities in image descriptions. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Natural Language Generation.
  20. Emiel van Miltenburg (2017) Pragmatic descriptions of perceptual stimuli. Proceedings of the Student Research Workshop at the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics.
  21. 2016

  22. Marten Postma, Emiel van Miltenburg, Roxane Segers, Anneleen Schoen, Piek Vossen (2016) Open Dutch WordNet. Proceedings of the Eigth Global Wordnet Conference.
  23. Emiel van Miltenburg (2016) Pragmatic Factors in Image Description: The Case of Negations. Proceedings of the 5th Workshop on Vision and Language.
  24. Emiel van Miltenburg (2016) Stereotyping and Bias in the Flickr30k Dataset. Proceedings of Multimodal Corpora: Computer vision and language processing (MMC 2016).
  25. Emiel van Miltenburg, Benjamin Timmermans, Lora Aroyo (2016) The VU Sound Corpus: Adding More Fine-grained Annotations to the Freesound Database. Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016).
  26. Emiel van Miltenburg (2016) WordNet-based similarity metrics for adjectives. Proceedings of the 8th Global WordNet Conference.
  27. 2015

  28. Alessandro Lopopolo, Emiel van Miltenburg (2015) Sound-based distributional models. Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Computational Semantics.