IJALP Journal

International Journal of Asian Language Processing


The International Journal of Asian Language Processing (IJALP) is a journal published by The Chinese and Oriental Languages Information Processing Society (COLIPS).  It was first published in 1991, when it was known as Communications of COLIPS (later  Journal of Chinese Language and Computing). Since 2009, it has been published with the current name. 30 volumes have been published till 2020. 

Starting from 2020, the IJALP journal has been jointly published by COLIPS and World Scientific Publishing (WSP). World Scientific Publishing is one of the leading academic and professional publishers in the world, and the largest international scientific publisher in the Asia-Pacific region. It publishes a wide range of scientific books. Its publications have been widely used by many top universities internationally. One of the famous publication series is the Nobel Lectures. 

Recent Volume (2020)

Volume 30 Number 1, 2020

  • Extremely Low-Resource Text Simplification with Pre-trained Transformer Language Model, Takumi Maruyama and Kazuhide Yamamoto
  • Estimating Machine Translation Quality of Any Input Sentence, Taichi Aida and Kazuhide Yamamoto
  • Effects of English Capitals on Reading Performance of Chinese Learners: Evidence from Eye Tracking, Wei Yang and Xinyu Fu
  • A Study on the Robustness of Pitch-Range Estimation from Brief Speech Segments, Wenjie Peng, Kaiqi Fu, Wei Zhang, Yanlu Xie and Jinsong Zhang
  • Comprehension Correlates of the Occurrence and Deletion of “de” in Mandarin “N1 (de) N2” Structures, Junyuan Zhao and Junru Wu

Volume 30 Number 2, 2020

  • An End-to-End Model Based on Multiple Neural Networks with Data Augmentation for Keyword Spotting, Shuzhou Chai, Changsheng Lv, Zhenye Yang and Wei-Qiang Zhang
  • Effect of Music Training on the Production of English Lexical Stress by Chinese English Learners, Hui Feng, Jie Lian and Yingjie Zhao
  • Lexical Simplification by Unsupervised Machine Translation, Akihiro Katsuta, Kazuhide Yamamoto
  • Improved Speech Command Classi cation System for Sinhala Language based on Automatic Speech Recognition, Lakshika Kavmini, Thilini Dinushuka, Uthayasanker Thayasivam, Sanath Jayasena
  • A Hybrid Recommender System for Rating Prediction of Arabic Reviews, Fouzi Harrag, Abdulmalik Salman Al-Salman, Alaa Alquahtani

Volume 30 Number 3, 2020

  • Supervised Word Sense Disambiguation on Polysemy with Neural Network Models:A Case Study of BUN in Taiwan Hakka, Huei-Ling Lai, Hsiao-Ling Hsu, Jyi-Shane Liu, Chia-Hung Lin and Yanhong Chen
  • Semi-supervised Aspect Based Sentiment Analysis for Case-Related Microblog Reviews Using Case Knowledge Graph Embedding, Peilian Zhao, Cunli Mao and Zhengtao Yu
  • Qillah: A Morphological Extension for Identifying Plural of Paucity Arabic Words, Ahlam Fuad, Amany bin Gahman , Rasha Alenezy , Wed Ateeq and Hend Al-Khalifa
  • Learning Japanese-English Bilingual Word Embeddings by Using Language Speci city, Yuting Song, Biligsaikhan Batjargal and Akira Maeda
  • Developing MCQA Framework for Basic Science Subjects using Distributed Similarity Model and Classifi cation based Approaches, Sandip Sarkar, Dipankar Das, Partha Pakray and David Eduardo Pinto Avendano

Volume 30 Number 4, 2020

  • Sentiment Analysis Technologies in AliMe – An Intelligent Assistant for E-commerce, Shuangyong Song, Chao Wang, Siyang Liu, Haiqing Chen, Huan Chen and Hongyun Bao
  • Analyzing Subword Techniques to improve English to Sinhala Neural Machine Translation, Rashmini Naranpanawa, Ravinga Perera, Thilakshi Fonseka and Uthayasanker Thayasivam
  • Speaker Identi cation and Its Application to Social Network Construction for Chinese Novels, Yuxiang Jia, Huayi Dou, Shuai Cao and Hongying Zan
  • Development and Application of Leader Identification Model Using Multimodal Information in Multi-party Conversations, Tsukasa Shiota, Kouki Honda, Kazutaka Shimada and Takeshi Saitoh
  • Text classification of Gujarati Newspaper Headlines, Stuti Mehta and Suman K Mitra

Editorial Board

Chair of Advisory Board

Haizhou Li
National University of Singapore


Minghui Dong
Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore

Editorial Board

Wei LU  SUTD, Singapore
Sakriani SAKTI  NAIST, Japan
Anthony LARCHER  Le Mans University, France
Marco SINISCALCHI  The Kore University of Enna, Italy
Eng Siong CHNG  NTU, Singapore
Haizhou LI  NUS, Singapore
Xu SUN  Peking University, China
Helena GAO  NTU, Singapore
Deyi XIONG  Tianjing University, China
Rafael BANCHS  Intapp, USA
Bin MA  Alibaba, Singapore
Luis D’Haro  Technical University of Madrid, Spain
Yue ZHANG  Westlake University, China
Zhizheng WU  Facebook, USA
Thepchai SUPNITHI  NECTEC, Thailand
Koichi SHINODA  Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Hemant PATIL  DA-IICT, India
Qun LIU  Huawei, China
Tomi KINNUNEN  University of Eastern Finland, Finland
Wanxiang CHE  HIT, China
Xipeng QIU  Fudan University, China
Yansong CHUA  Huawei, Singapore

Paper Submission

Please follow the Paper Format and Templates to prepare your paper and submit it at https://www.worldscientific.com/worldscinet/ijalp

COLIPS Journal Archives

Volume 01 (1991)Volume 02 (1992)Volume 03 (1993)

Volume 04 (1994) Volume 05 (1995)Volume 06 (1996)

Volume 07 (1997)Volume 08 (1998) Volume 09 (1999)

Volume 10 (2000)Volume 11 (2001)Volume 12 (2002) 

Volume 13 (2003)Volume 14 (2004)Volume 15 (2005)

Volume 16 (2006) Volume 17 (2007)Volume 18 (2008)

Volume 19 (2009)Volume 20 (2010) Volume 21 (2011)

Volume 22 (2012)Volume 23 (2013)Volume 24 (2014) 

Volume 25 (2015)Volume 26 (2016)Volume 27 (2017)

Volume 28 (2018)Volume 29 (2019)Volume 30 (2020)