My main research interests are Natural Language Processing and Information Extraction.
I mainly work on:
Domain-robust Argumentation Mining.
Automatic Detection of Offensive Language.
Knowledge Extraction from the web.
Henning Wachsmuth, Manfred Stede, Roxanne El Baff, Khalid Al-Khatib, Maria Skeppstedt and Benno Stein. Argumentation Synthesis following Rhetorical Strategies. In Proceedings of The 27th International Conference on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2018) (to appear) , 2018. Association for Computational Linguistics. [paper] [bib]
Henning Wachsmuth, Martin Potthast, Khalid Al-Khatib, Yamen Ajjour, Jana Puschmann, Jiani Qu, Jonas Dorsch, Viorel Morari, Janek Bevendorff, and Benno Stein. Building an Argument Search Engine for the Web. In Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Argument Mining (ArgMining 17), pages 49-59, September2017. [paper] [bib] [demo] [slides]
Khalid Al-Khatib, Hinrich Schütze, and Cathleen Kantner. Automatic Detection of Point of View Differences in Wikipedia. In Martin Kay and Christian Boitet, editors, COLING 2012, 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference: Technical Papers, December 8-15, 2012, Mumbai, India, pages 33-50, 2012. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. [paper] [bib]