Chris Irwin Davis


I am a computer science researcher and a technology management professional with over 15 years of industry experience in the Fortune 500 enterprise. I am currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas. I earned my Ph.D. from UT Dallas. I did my graduate research at the Human Language Technology Research Institute in the Department of Computer Science. My research advisor was Professor Dan Moldovan.


Email: [email protected]
Phone: (972) 883-3574
Office: ECSS 4.603


Spring 2017 Office Hours

Mon 11:30AM - 12:30PM
Tue 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Or by appointment


Teaching

Spring 2017 Courses

  • CS-6360 Database Design
  • CS-4337 Organization of Programming Languages

Spring 2017 Research Advising

  • CS-4v98 Undergraduate Research


Research Interests


Publications

  • Chris Irwin Davis. 2012. Tajik-Farsi Persian Transliteration Using Statistical Machine Translation. In Proceedings of Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC) 2012. Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Chris Irwin Davis. 2011. A Framework for Representing Event Semantics in Modern Persian. Ph.D. Dissertation. University of Texas at Dallas.
  • Chris Irwin Davis. 2010. A Framework for Representing Event Semantics of Verb Word Senses. In Proceedings of Interdisciplinary Workshop on Verbs 2010. Pisa, Italy.
  • Chris Irwin Davis and Dan Moldovan. 2010. Feasibility of Boostrapping a Persian WordNet. In Proceedings of Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC) 2010. Valletta, Malta.
  • M. Olteanu, C. Davis, I. Volosen, and D. Moldovan. 2006. Phramer - an open source statistical phrase-based translator. In Proceedings on the Workshop on Statistical Machine Translation, pages 146-149, New York City, June 2006. Association for Computational Linguistics. [pdf]