Center for Language Technologies

About Allan B. Borra

Acadmic Information

  • PhD - Computer Science, De La Salle University –Manila (ongoing)
  • MS Computer Science minor in Management, University of the Philippines Los Baños (1997-1999)
  • BS Computer Science, University of the Philippines Los Baños (1992-1996)

Research Activities 

Research Projects Conducted:

Project Leader in Developing an A Transfer-based English-FilipinoMachine Translator using Lexical Functional Grammar (a component ofthe Hybrid English-Filipino Machine Translation System), March 1,2005 - May 31, 2008, DLSU-Manila, Philippines.

Danniel Alcantara and Allan Borra. A Greedy Approach to Unsupervised Grammar Induction for Filipino. 5th National Natural Language Processing Research Symposium. De La Salle University.Manila, Philippines. Nov 25, 2008

Allan B. Borra, et al. Regensys: A Report Generator for theCommunity-Based Monitoring System. 5th National Natural LanguageProcessing Research Symposium. De La Salle University. Manila,Philippines. Nov 25, 2008

Danniel Alcantara and Allan Borra. Constituent Structure for Filipino: Induction Through Probabilistic Approaches. Proceedings ofPACLIC 22, the 22nd Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information,and Computation. University of the Philippines Visayas - Cebu College, Cebu City, Philippines, Nov. 20-22, 2008. Full paper. ISSN:2012-3736

Allan B. Borra. A Report on the English-Filipino Hybrid MachineTranslation. Pambansang Seminar sa Pagsasaling Teknikal. Universityof the Philippines, Diliman. July 17, 2008. (Presenter)