Jan Tore Lønning

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Visiting address Gaustadalléen 23B Ole-Johan Dahls hus 0373 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1080 Blindern 0316 Oslo

Academic Interests

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Computational Linguistics
  • Machine Translation
  • Semantics for Natural Languages
  • Logic


Higher education and employment history

  • Professor, Dept. of Informatics, UiO, 2006-
  • Professor, Dept. of Linguistics, UiO, 1994-2005
  • Ass. Professor, Dept. of Linguistics and Philosophy, 1989-1994
  • Dr. philos, Dept. of Mathematics, UiO, 1989
  • Studies in Mathematics, Philosophy, Informatics, Psychology



  • Nooralahzadeh, Farhad; Lønning, Jan Tore & Øvrelid, Lilja (2019). Reinforcement-based denoising of distantly supervised NER with partial annotation, In  Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Deep Learning Approaches for Low-Resource NLP (DeepLo 2019).  Association for Computational Linguistics.  ISBN 978-1-950737-789.  Article.  s 225 - 234 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Nooralahzadeh, Farhad; Øvrelid, Lilja & Lønning, Jan Tore (2018). Evaluation of Domain-specific Word Embeddings using Knowledge Resources, In Nicoletta Calzolari; Khalid Choukri; Christopher Cieri; Thierry Declerck; Sara Goggi; Koiti Hasida; Hitoshi Isahara; Bente Maegaard; Joseph Mariani; Hélène Mazo; Asuncion Moreno; Jan Odijk; Stelios Piperidis & Takenobu Tokunaga (ed.),  Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation.  European Language Resources Association.  ISBN 979-10-95546-00-9.  Article.  s 1438 - 1445 Show summary
  • Nooralahzadeh, Farhad; Øvrelid, Lilja & Lønning, Jan Tore (2018). SIRIUS-LTG-UiO at SemEval-2018 Task 7: Convolutional Neural Networks with Shortest Dependency Paths for Semantic Relation Extraction and Classification in Scientific Papers, In  Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation.  Association for Computational Linguistics.  ISBN 978-1-948087-20-9.  Article.  s 805 - 811
  • Jørgensen, Fredrik & Lønning, Jan Tore (2009). A Minimal Recursion Semantic Analysis of Locatives. Computational Linguistics.  ISSN 0891-2017.  35(2), s 229- 270 . doi: http://www.mitpressjournals.org/toc/coli/35/2
  • Oepen, Stephan; Velldal, Erik; Lønning, Jan Tore; Meurer, Paul; Rosén, Victoria & Flickinger, Dan (2007). Towards Hybrid Quality-Oriented Machine Translation. On Linguistics and Probabilities in MT, In Andy Way & Barbara Gawronska (ed.),  Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Theoretical Issues in Machine Translation.  Skövde University Studies in Informatics.  ISBN 978-91-977095-0-7.  Chapter 18.  s 144 - 153
  • Lønning, Jan Tore (2006). Language technology and the science of linguistics, In Torgrim Solstad; Atle Grønn & Dag Trygve Truslew Haug (ed.),  A Festschrift for Kjell Johan Sæbø: In Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Celebration of his 50th Birthday.  Forfatterne.  ISBN 978-82-997289-0-4.  kapittel.  s 107 - 119
  • Nygaard, Lars; Lønning, Jan Tore; Nordgård, Torbjørn & Oepen, Stephan (2006). Using a bi-lingual dictionary in lexical transfer, In Jan Tore Lønning & Stephan Oepen (ed.),  Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation.  European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT).  ISBN 82-7368-294-3.  kapittel.  s 233 - 238
  • Oepen, Stephan & Lønning, Jan Tore (2006). Discriminant-Based MRS Banking, In Nicoletta Calzolari (ed.),  Proceedings of the 5th international conference on language resources and evaluation.  European Language Resources Association.  ISBN 2-9517408-2-4.  kapittel.  s 1250 - 1255
  • Lønning, Jan Tore (2002). Kan vi regne med språket?, I: Jens Erland Braarvig & Bent Natvig (red.),  To kulturer?.  Pax, Oslo.  ISBN 82-530-2265-4.  s 71 - 85
  • Lønning, Jan Tore (1997). Plurals and Collectivity, In Johan van Benthem & Alice G. B. ter Meulen (ed.),  Handbook of Logic and Language.  Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam.  ISBN 0-444-81714-X.  s 1009 - 1053

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  • Lønning, Jan Tore & Oepen, Stephan (ed.) (2006). Proceedings of the 11th Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation. European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT).  ISBN 82-7368-294-3.  252 s.

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  • Jørgensen, Fredrik & Lønning, Jan Tore (2005). A Minimal Recursion Semantics Analysis of Locatives.
  • Oepen, Stephan; Dyvik, Helge; Flickinger, Daniel Paul; Lønning, Jan Tore; Meurer, Paul & Rosén, Victoria (2005). Holistic regression testing for high-quality MT. Some methodological and technological reflections.
  • Oepen, Stephan; Dyvik, Helge; Lønning, Jan Tore; Velldal, Erik; Beermann, Dorothee; Carroll, John; Flickinger, Dan; Hellan, Lars; Johannessen, Janne Bondi; Meurer, Paul; Nordgård, Torbjørn & Rosén, Victoria (2004). Som å kappete med trollet? Towards MRS-Based Norwegian-English Machine Translation.
  • Lønning, Jan Tore; Oepen, Stephan; Beermann, Dorothee; Hellan, Lars; Carroll, John; Dyvik, Helge; Flickinger, Dan; Johannessen, Janne Bondi; Meurer, Paul; Nordgård, Torbjørn; Rosén, Victoria & Velldal, Erik (2004). LOGON - A Norwegian MT Effort.
  • Lønning, Jan Tore (2003). LOGON � A Norwegian machine translation project.
  • Lønning, Jan Tore (2002). Hva er maskinoversettelse?.
  • Lønning, Jan Tore (2002). Om maskinoversettelse.
  • Lønning, Jan Tore (1998). Are formal semantic theories of (in) definites relevant to Scandinavian nuances?.
  • Lønning, Jan Tore (1998). Forelesninger i formell semantikk for Semesteremnet i lingvistikk og SLI 2.

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