Vladislav Kuboň

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Main Research Interests

Syntactic analysis, rule-based machine translation



1995-1997        A Robust Parser for Czech, RSS/HESP 85/1995, Central European University

2003-2005        Machine Translation of Economical Texts from Czech to English, 405/03/0914 GAČR

2004-2005        LATER – Language Technology Erasmus Mundus, EU, EACEA

2005-2008        027391 Language Technology for e-Learning; EU, FP 6 STREP


since 2007        EM LCT  – Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Language and Communication technologies, EU, EACEA




Curriculum Vitae

1986 Master degree from Computer Science at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague

2001 PhD degree (Robust parser of Czech) at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague

2012 Habilitation (Syntactic Analysis of Czech and its Applications) at Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague


Selected Bibliography

Book chapters

  1. Bojar Ondřej, Cinková Silvie, Hajič Jan, Hladká Barbora, Kuboň Vladislav, Mírovský Jiří, Panevová Jarmila, Peterek Nino, Spoustová Johanka, Žabokrtský Zdeněk: The Czech Language in the Digital Age. Copyright © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Germany, ISBN 978-3-642-30705-8, 79 pp., Sep 2012
  2. Kuboň Vladislav, Homola Petr: Machine Translation among Related Slavic Languages, In: Multilingual Processing in Eastern and Southern EU Languages: Low-Resourced Technologies and Translation, Eds.: Cristina Vertan and Walther v.Hahn, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, June 2012, pp. 283-307, ISBN: 1-4438-3878-0


Journal papers

  1. T.Holan, V.Kuboň, M.Plátek: Parsing of Free-word-order Languages; In: Lecture Notes In Computer Science 1012, SOFSEM'95: Theory and Practice of Informatics, Springer Verlag Berlin-Heidelberg, Sept. 1995.
  2. T.Holan, V.Kuboň, K.Oliva, M.Plátek: On Complexity of Word Order, In: Les grammaires de dépendance - Traitement automatique des langues  Vol 41, No 1 (2000) (special edition of Traitement automatique des langues, guest editor Sylvain Kahane).
  3. M.Plátek, T.Holan, V.Kuboň: On Relax-ability of Word-Order by D-grammars, In: Combinatorics, Computability and Logic (ed. C.S.Calude, M.J.Dinneen a S.Sburlan), Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Combinatorics, Computability and Logic (DMTCS'01), Springer Verlag London, 2001, pp. 159-174.
  4. V.Kuboň, M.Plátek: A Method of Accurate Robust Parsing of Czech, In: TSD 2001, LNCS 2166, Springer Verlag 2001, pp. 92-99.
  5. T.Holan, V.Kuboň, M.Plátek, K.Oliva: A Theoretical Basis of an Architecture of a Shell of a Reasonably Robust Syntactic Analyser, In: Text, Speech and Dialogue 2003, LNAI Springer, 2003, s.58-65.
  6. Jan Cuřín, Martin Čmejrek, Jiří Havelka, Vladislav Kuboň: Building a Parallel Bilingual Syntactically Annotated Corpus, In: Natural Language Processing - IJCNLP 2004, Eds. Su,K.-Y., Tsuji, J., Lee, J.-H., Kwong, O.Y., Lecture Notes in Artifficial Intelligence, Vol.3248, Springer Verlag,  2005, ISBN: 3-540-24475-1, pp.168-176.
  7. Markéta Lopatková, Martin Plátek, Vladislav Kuboň: Modeling syntax of Free Word-Order Languages: Dependency Analysis By Reduction, In the proceedings of TSD 2005, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, 2005.
  8. Kuboň, V., Lopatková, M., Plátek, M., Pognan P.: Segmentation of Complex Sentences, In:Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4188, Text, Speech and Dialogue, TSD 2006, Springer Berlin / Heidelberg 2006, 151-158.
  9. Krůza Oldřich, Kuboň Vladislav:  Automatic Extraction of Clause Relationships from a Treebank, in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. Volume 5449/2009, No. 5449/2009, Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, Copyright © Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, Mexico City, Mexico, ISBN 978-3-642-00381-3, ISSN 0302-9743 (Print) 1611-3349, pp. 195-206, 2009.
  10. Homola, Petr. Kuboň, Vladislav. Exploiting Charts in the MT Between Related Languages. International Journal of Computational Linguistics & Applications, Vol.1, No.1-2, pp. 185-199, ISSN: 0976-0962, Bahri Pubblications, 2010.
  11. Homola Petr, Kuboň Vladislav: A Method of Hybrid MT for Related Languages, in Control and Cybernetics, Vol. 39, 2010
  12. Kuboň Vladislav, Lopatková Markéta, Plátek Martin: On Formalization of Word Order Properties. In: Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 7181, Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing, 13th International Conference, CICLing 2012, Copyright © Springer-Verlag, Berlin / Heidelberg, ISBN 978-3-642-28603-2, ISSN 0302-9743, pp. 130-141, 2012