Yan Huang


Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics (DTAL)
Faculty of English Building, 9 West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DB, UK
Office: TR-20
Email: yh358 at cam.ac.uk
 
I am a PhD student in Computational Linguistics at the University of Cambridge. My supervisor is Dr. Anna Korhonen. Currently, I'm working on developing NLP techniques for annotating and analyzing second language learner data. My research is funded by the Grace and Thomas CH Chan Scholarship from the Cambridge Trust.

Eduction

PhD in Computational Linguistics, University of Cambridge (2014 - present)
MA in Applied Linguistics, Zhejiang University (2011 - 2014)
BEng (Hons.) in Electrical Engineering, Zhejiang University (2007 - 2011)

Publications

Yevgeni Berzak, Yan Huang, Andrei Barbu, Anna Korhonen and Boris Katz. 2016. Bias and Agreement in Syntactic Annotation. EMNLP 2016.
Yan Huang and Lianzhen He. 2016. Automatic generation of short answer questions for reading comprehension assessment. Natural Language Engineering (SCI & SSCI), 22, pp 457-489.
Yan Huang and Lianzhen He. 2013. Approach to fitting testlet for computerized adaptive language testing. Computer-Assisted Foreign Language Education (CSSCI), 150(02), 29-34.