Boosting for Chinese Named Entity Recognition


We report an experiment in which a highperformance boosting based NER model originally designed for multiple European languages is instead applied to the Chinese named entity recognition task of the third SIGHAN Chinese language processing bakeoff. Using a simple characterbased model along with a set of features that are easily obtained from the Chinese… (More)


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@inproceedings{Yu2006BoostingFC, title={Boosting for Chinese Named Entity Recognition}, author={Xiaofeng Yu and Marine Carpuat and Dekai Wu}, booktitle={SIGHAN@COLING/ACL}, year={2006} }