This is a tech report associated with the JHU HLTCOE SCALE project in the Summer of 2009. I was involved in the evaluation metric effort (HATERp), summarized briefly in chapter 9 herein. The paper is available in PDF remotely here.


  author  = {Kathy Baker and Steven Bethard and Bloodgood, Michael and Ralf
            Brown and Callison-Burch, Chris and Coppersmith, Glen and Dorr,
            Bonnie and Filardo, Nathaniel and Kendall Giles and Irvine, Ann
            and Mike Kayser and Levin, Keith and Justin Martineau and
            Mayfield, James and Scott Miller and Aaron Phillips and Andrew
            Philpot and Piatko, Christine and Lane Schwartz and David Zajic},
  title   = {Semantically Informed Machine Translation},
  number  = {2},
  institution={Human Language Technology Center of Excellence, Johns Hopkins
  year    = {2009},
  url     = {}