Research interests

  • Natural Language Processing (Social Media)

Recent publications

  1. Rahimi, A.; Baldwin, T.; Cohn, T. Semi-supervised User Geolocation via Graph Convolutional Networks. Proceedings of the 56th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, ACL 2018, Melbourne, Australia, July 15-20, 2018, Volume 1: Long Papers. ACL. 2018, pp. 2009-2019.
  2. Rahimi, A.; Cohn, T.; Baldwin, T. A neural model for user geolocation and lexical dialectology. Proceedings of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, ACL 2017, Vancouver, Canada, July 30 - August 4, Volume 2: Short Papers. ACL Anthology. 2017, Vol. 2, pp. 209-216. DOI: 10.18653/v1/P17-2033
  3. Rahimi, A.; Baldwin, T.; Cohn, T. Continuous Representation of Location for Geolocation and Lexical Dialectology using Mixture Density Networks. Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, EMNLP 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark, September 9-11, 2017. ACL Anthology. 2017, Vol. abs/1708.04358, pp. 167-176.
  4. Magdy, W.; Darwish, K.; Abokhodair, N.; Rahimi, A.; Baldwin, T. #ISISisNotIslam or #DeportAllMuslims? Predicting Unspoken Views. WebSci 2016 - Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Web Science Conference. ASSOC COMPUTING MACHINERY. 2016, pp. 95-106. DOI: 10.1145/2908131.2908150
  5. Rahimi, A.; Cohn, T.; Baldwin, T. Pigeo: A Python geotagging tool. Proceedings of the 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL) Demonstrations. The Association for Computational Linguistics. 2016, pp. 127-132.
  6. Rahimi, A.; Vu, D.; Cohn, T.; Baldwin, T. Exploiting text and network context for geolocation of social media users. NAACL HLT 2015 - 2015 Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies, Proceedings of the Conference. The Association for Computational Linguistics. 2015, pp. 1362-1367. DOI: 10.3115/v1/N15-1153
  7. Rahimi, A.; Cohn, T.; Baldwin, T. Twitter user geolocation using a unified text and network prediction model. ACL-IJCNLP 2015 - 53rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics and the 7th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing of the Asian Federation of Natural Language Processing, Proceedings of the Conference. The Association for Computational Linguistics. 2015, Vol. 2, pp. 630-636.