Focused Papers
(Announcement: A focused paper presenter will get the "Best Paper Award" on the basis of his/her research work and presentation skill)

AWARDEE: Ms. Atreyee Sharma (University of Delhi)

Anila Varghese, CIEFL : "The Semantic Effects of Scrambling on Pronominal Binding: Problems for  
      Parsing"

Asif Ekbal and Sivaji Bandyopadhyay, JU : "Pattern directed Shallow Parsing for NER in Bengali"

Atreyee Sharma, DU : "Recency Effects in the Attachment Preference of Relative Clause
      Constructions in Assamese"

B.A.Sharada and A. Lakshmi, CIIL : "Morphological Analyzer as NLP Tool for Kannada"

Chandan Borgoyari, DU : "Causative and Complex Predicate in Boro"

Kailash Sarma, CIEFL : "Negative Polarity Items in Assamese"

Kavitha M, Ananthakrishnan R, Jayprasad J Hegde, Chandra Shekhar, Ritesh Shah, Sawani Bade
        and Sasikumar M,, C-DAC Mumbai : "MaTra: A Practical Approach to Fully-Automatic
        Indicative English-Hindi Machine Translation"

Manish Shrivastava, Ronny Melz, Smriti Singh, Kuhoo Gupta and Pushpak Bhattacharyya, IITB :
       "Statistical Hindi POS Tagging"

Mythili Menon, CIEFL : "Velar Gemination in Malayalam: An Optimality Theory Parser Account"

P. Arulmozhi, Pattabhi R K Rao and Sobha L., AU-KBC : "A Hybrid POS Tagger for a Relatively Free
       Word Order Language"

P.T. Kingston , R.Selvaraj and K.Shanmugam, Bharathiar University : "Context Free Grammar for
       Natural Language Constructs - An Implementation for Thalai Class of Tamil Poetry"

Rami Reddy Nandi Reddy and Sivaji Bandyopadhyay, JU : "Keyword based Shallow Parsing for a
        Restricted Domain QA System in Telugu"

Rashmi Gangadharaiah and N. Balakrishnan, CMU & IISc : "Application of Linguistic Rules to
        Generalized Example Based Machine Translation for Indian Languages"

S. Arulmozi and M. C. Kesava Murty, Dravidian University : "Verb Sense Disambiguation in Telugu-
      Tamil MT"

Sandipan Dandapat, Pabitra Mitra and Sudeshna Sarkar, IITKgp : "Statistical Investigation of Bengali
         Noun-Verb (N-V) Collocations as Multi-word Expressions"

Sanjukta Ghosh and Siddharth Chakraborty, BHU : "Identification and Characterization of N-V
       Complex Predicates in Bangla"

Shailly Goyal and Niladri Chatterjee, IITD : "A Scheme for Using Annotated English Complex
        Sentences to Parse Parallel Hindi Corpus"

Sobha L. and Vijay Sundar Ram, AU-KBC : "Noun Phrase Chunker for Tamil Language"

Soma Paul, IIITH : "Ontology of Bangla Motion Verbs"

Sopan G. Kolte, Somaiya Polytechnic: "Morphological Processing of Sanskrit Verbs"

Sushant S Devlekar, Sashin S Burange and Pushpak Bhattacharyya, IITB : " Rule Governed Marathi
        POS Tagging"

Tanmoy Bhattacharya and Nguyen Chi Duy Khuong, DU : "Identification of RC as Nominal
        Dependency Relation"

Thangjam Hindustani Devi, DU : "Placement of Adjuncts within the Clause"

Thoudam Doren Singh and Sivaji Bandyopadhyay, JU : "Word Class and Sentence
         Type Identification in Manipuri Morphological Analyzer"