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ACL 2021 Best Paper: Finding the Optimal Vocabulary for Machine Translation via an Optimal Transport Approach

A research team from ByteDance AI Lab, University of Wisconsin–Madison and Nanjing University wins the ACL 2021 best paper award. Their proposed Vocabulary Learning via Optimal Transport (VOLT) approach leverages optimal transport to automatically find an optimal vocabulary without trial training.