• Yiyi Chen and Johannes Bjerva. 2023. Colexifications for Bootstrapping Cross-lingual Datasets: The Case of Phonology, Concreteness, and Affectiveness. In Proceedings of the 20th SIGMORPHON workshop on Computational Research in Phonetics, Phonology, and Morphology, pages 98–109, Toronto, Canada. Association for Computational Linguistics.
  • Chen, Y., & Bjerva, J. (Accepted/In press). Patterns of Closeness and Abstractness in Colexifications: The Case of Indigineous Languages in the Americas. In Third Workshop on NLP for Indigenous Languages of the Americas Association for Computational Linguistics.
  • Yiyi Chen, Russa Biswas, and Johannes Bjerva. 2023. Colex2Lang: Language Embeddings from Semantic Typology. In Proceedings of the 24th Nordic Conference on Computational Linguistics (NoDaLiDa), pages 673–684, Tórshavn, Faroe Islands. University of Tartu Library.


  • Fouad Shammary, Yiyi Chen, Zsolt T Kardkovacs, Mehwish Alam, and Haithem Afli. 2022. TF-IDF or Transformers for Arabic Dialect Identification? ITFLOWS participation in the NADI 2022 Shared Task. In Proceedings of the The Seventh Arabic Natural Language Processing Workshop (WANLP), pages 420–424, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (Hybrid). Association for Computational Linguistics.
  • Chen, Y., Sack, H. & Alam, M. Analyzing social media for measuring public attitudes toward controversies and their driving factors: a case study of migration. Soc. Netw. Anal. Min. 12, 135 (2022).
  • R. Biswas, Y. Chen, H. Paulheim, H. Sack, M. Alam: It’s all in the Name: Entity Typing using Multilingual Language Models, In: Proceedings of the ESWC 2022 Posters and Demos Track.



  • M. Fromm, M. Berrendorf, E. Faerman, Y. Chen, B. Schüss, M. Schubert: XD-STOD: Cross-Domain Superresolution for Tiny Object Detection, International Conference on Data Mining Workshops (ICDMW), 2019, 142-148, DOI: 10.1109/ICDMW.2019.00031.