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Wiebke Petersen

Juniorprofessor (Assistant Professor) of Mathematical Linguistics


Wiebke Petersen
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Wiebke Petersen
Institute of Language and Information
Heinrich Heine University
Universitätsstraße 1
D-40225 Düsseldorf (Germany)


Research Interests

I am a computational linguist and a mathematician, my areas of interest include:

Publications


  • Oliver Hellwig and Wiebke Petersen. (accepted). Detecting Relational Constructions in German Texts Automatically. In: Proceedings of Konvens2014
  • Adrian Czardybon, Oliver Hellwig and Wiebke Petersen. (accepted). Statistical analysis of the role of word order in Polish determination types. In: Proceedings of PolTAL2014
  • Ralf Naumann and Wiebke Petersen. (submitted). A Formalization of Frame Theory in Dependence Logic using (explicit) Strategies. in: Proceedings TbiLLC2013 (91)
  • Thomas Gamerschlag, Willi Geuder and Wiebke Petersen. (2014). Glück auf, der Steiger kommt- A frame account of extensional and intensional "steigen". In: Meaning and Grammar of Nouns and Verbs, p. 115-144. Düsseldorf University Press. Düsseldorf. PDF
  • Thomas Gamerschlag and Wiebke Petersen. (2013). Analyzing stative dimensional verbs in frames. Eds.: Anatol Stefanowitsch and Juliana Goschler. Yearbook of the German Cognitive Linguistics Association, 1, p. 3-23. Mouton de Gruyter. Berlin, Boston. PDF
  • Thomas Gamerschlag and Wiebke Petersen and Liane Stroebel. (2013). Sitting, standing, and lying in frames: a frame-based approach to posture verbs. In: Proceedings of the 9th International Tbilisi Symposium on Language Logic and Computation. Eds.: Bezhanishvili, Löbner, Marra, and Richter. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 7758, p.73-93. Springer. Heidelberg.PDF
  • Ralf Naumann and Wiebke Petersen. (2013). An Analysis of Quantifier Scope Restrictions in Dependence Logic. In: Proceedings of the 19th Amsterdam Colloquium. Eds.: Maria Aloni, Michael Franke and Floris Roelofsen. p.163-170. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen and Thomas Gamerschlag. (2013). Why chocolate eggs can taste old but not oval: A frame-theoretic analysis of inferential evidentials. In: Frames and Concept Types. Applications in Language, Cognition, and Philosophy. Eds.: Thomas Gamerschlag, Doris Gerland, Rainer Osswald and Wiebke Petersen. Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy, 94, Springer. Heidelberg, New York, Dordrecht, London. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen and Tanja Osswald. (2013). Concept Composition in Frames: Focusing on Genitive Constructions. In: Frames and Concept Types. Applications in Language, Cognition, and Philosophy. Eds.: Thomas Gamerschlag and Doris Gerland and Rainer Osswald and Wiebke Petersen. Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy, 94, Springer. Heidelberg, New York, Dordrecht, London. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen and Simone Soubusta. (2013). Structure and Implementation of a Digital Edition of the Astadhyayi. In: Recent Researches in Sanskrit Computational Linguistics - Fifth International Symposium IIT Mumbai, India, January 2013 Proceedings. Eds.: Malhar Kulkarni. p. 320. D.K. Printworld. PDF
  • (2013). Frames and Concept Types. Applications in Language, Cognition, and Philosophy. Eds.: Thomas Gamerschlag, Doris Gerland, Rainer Osswald and Wiebke Petersen. Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy, (94), Springer. Heidelberg, New York, Dordrecht, London .
  • Thomas Gamerschlag and Wiebke Petersen. (2012). An analysis of the evidential use of German perception verbs. In: Selected Papers from UK-CLA Meetings. Eds.: Christopher Hart PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen and Tanja Osswald. (2012). A Formal Interpretation of Concept Types and Type Shifts. In: Cognitive Processes in Language. Eds.: Krzystztof Kosecki and Janusz Badio. Lodz Studies in Language, 25, p. 183-191. Peter Lang. Frankfurt. PDF
  • Franko Zeitz and Wiebke Petersen. (2012). Übersetzungsfehler in der Augenheilkunde. In: Klinische Monatsblätter für Augenheilkunde. 230 (3), p. 275--279. E-Journal
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2010). Linear coding of non-linear hierarchies - revitalization of an ancient classification method. In: Advances in Data Analysis, Data Handling and Business Intelligence (Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Gesellschaft für Klassifikation 2008). Eds.: A. Fink, B. Lausen, W. Seidel and A. Ultsch. Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization, 4, p. 307-316. Springer. Berlin, Heidelberg.PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen and Silke Hamann. (2010). On the generalizability of Paninis pratyahara-technique to other languages. In: Sanskrit Computational Linguistics - 4th International Symposium New Delhi, India. Eds.: G. N. Jha. LNCS, 6465, p. 21-38. Springer. Berlin. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2009). On the Construction of Sivasutra-Alphabets. In: Sanskrit Computational Linguistics. Eds.: Amba Kulkarni and Gerard Huet. LNAI, 5406, p. 7897. Spr. Berlin, Heidelberg. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2008). Type Signature Induction with FCAType. In: Proceedings of CLA 2006. Eds.: Yahia, S. and Nguifo, E.. LNAI, 4923, p. 275-280. Springer. Berlin, Heidelberg, New York. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2008). Zur Minimalität von Paninis Sivasutras - Eine Untersuchung mit Methoden der Formalen Begriffsanalyse. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen, Jens Fleischhauer, Hakan Beseoglu and Peter Bücker. (2008). A frame-based analysis of synaesthetic metaphors. In: The Baltic International Yearbook of Cognition, Logic and Communication New Prairie Press, 3. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen and Markus Werning. (2007). Conceptual Fingerprints: Lexical Decomposition by Means of Frames - a Neuro-cognitive Model. In: Conceptual Structures: Knowledge Architectures for Smart Applications Proceedings of ICCS 2007. Eds.: Uta Priss, Simon Polovina and Richard Hill. LNCS, 4604, p. 415-428. Spr. Berlin, Heidelberg, New York. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2007). Representation of Concepts as Frames. In: Complex Cognition and Qualitative Science. Eds.: Jurgis Skilters, Fiorenza Toccafondi and Gerhard Stemberger. The Baltic International Yearbook of Cognition, Logic and Communication, 2, p. 151-170. University of Latvia. PDF
  • James Kilbury, Wiebke Petersen and Christof Rumpf. (2006). Inheritance-based models of the lexicon. In: Advances in the Theory of the Lexicon. Eds.: Dieter Wunderlich. p. 429--477. Mouton de Gruyter. Berlin . PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2006). FCAType -- a System for Type Signature Induction. In: Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Concept Lattices and their Applications (CLA 2006). Eds.: Sadok Ben Yahia and Engelbert Mephu Nguifo. Faculte des Sciences de Tunis, Universite Centrale. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2005). How Formal Concept Lattices Solve a Problem of Ancient Linguistics. In: Conceptual Structures: Common Semantics for Sharing Knowledge, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Conceptual Structures, ICCS 2005, Kassel, Germany, July 17-22, 2005. Eds.: F. Dau; M.-L. Mugnier & G. Stumme. LNCS, 3596, p. 337-352. Spr. Berlin, Heidelberg, New York. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen and James Kilbury. (2005). What feature co-occurrence restrictions have to do with type signatures. In: Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Formal Grammar and Mathematics of Language (FG/MOL-05). p. 125-139. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2004). A Set-Theoretic Approach for the Induction of Inheritance Hierachies. In: Electronic Notes in Theoretical Computer Science. Eds.: Lawrence S. Moss and Richard T. Oehrle. 53, Elsevier. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2004). A Mathematical Analysis of Panini's Sivasutras. In: JoLLI. 13 (4), p. 471-489. PDF
  • Rainer Osswald and Wiebke Petersen. (2003). A Logical Approach to Data-Driven Classification. In: Advances in Artificial Intelligence, Proceedings of the 26th Annual German Conference on AI, KI 2003, Hamburg, Germany, September 15-18, 2003. Eds.: Andreas Günter, Rudolf Kruse and Bernd Neumann. LNCS, 2821, p. 267-281. Spr. Berlin, Heidelberg, New York. PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2003). A set-theoretical investigation of Panini's Sivasutras. In: Proceedings of the Eighth Meeting on Mathematics of Language (MOL-8). Bloomington IN . PDF
  • Rainer Osswald and Wiebke Petersen. (2002). Induction of Classifications from Linguistic Data. In: Proceedings of the ECAI-Workshop on Advances in Formal Concept Analysis for Knowledge Discovery in Databases. Lyon.PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (2001). A Set-Theoretic Approach for the Induction of Inheritance Hierachies. In: Preproceedings of the Joint Conference on Formal Grammar and Mathematics of Language (FG/MOL-01). PDF
  • Wiebke Petersen. (1998). A Proof of Varchenko's Conjecture about Arrangements of Hyperplanes.

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