Louis Lecailliez

Graduate student in Computer Science (B.S.), Natural Language Processing (M.S.) and Japanese Studies (M.A.)

C# Developer at Groupe SII. Continuing research on my free time.

Interest for programming, Japanese, Mandarin, writing systems and mobile applications.

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A Flipped Model of Active Reading Using Learning Analytics-enhanced E-book Platform (2021)
VeRdict: Imbuing VR Language Learning Applications with Dictionary Functionality (2021)
Louis Lecailliez, Noel H. Vincent
Construction of a Comparative Dictionary of Sinitic and Sinoxenic Languages Cognates Phonology (2021)
Louis Lecailliez
Technology Enhanced Jigsaw Activity Design for Active Reading in English (2021)
Vocabulary Recommendation Approach for Forced Migrants using Informal Language Learning Tools (2021)
A Prototype Framework for a Connected Lifelong Learner Model (2020)
Smart Dictionary for E-book Reading Analytics (2020)
Improving Learning Analytics and Student Performance through Connected Lifelong Learning on the Blockchain (2020)
Automatic Vocabulary Study Map Generation by Semantic Context and Learning Material Analysis (2019)
Construction of a Knowledge Map-based System for Personalized Second Language Learning (2019)
Louis Lecailliez, Brendan Flanagan, Hiroaki Ogata
A Hypergraph Data Model for Building Multilingual Dictionary Applications (2018)
Louis Lecailliez, Mathieu Mangeot
Preliminary Thoughts on Issues of Modeling Japanese Dictionaries Using the OntoLex Model (2017)
Louis Lecailliez

Master Dissertations

Towards a Graph-based Model for Japanese Dictionaries (2016)
Creating and analyzing a type system for building and displaying graph-based dictionaries. Including two cases studies using this model.
Approaches for Good Quality Optical Character Recognition (OCR) of a Vietnamese-French Dictionary Containing Nôm (2015)
Keywords: OCR, Vietnamese, chữ nôm, finite state machine.
Automated Method for Complex Chinese Character Search in Electronic Dictionary Based on their Structural Decomposition (2015)
Keywords: Chinese Characters, Graph, IDS, Smartwatch.


Japanese-French Dictionary (2012-2014)
Windows Phone 7 & 8 application build with C#. Uses data from dictionnaire-japonais.com.

Academic Degrees

Master of Japanese Studies (2016)
Master of Natural Language Processing (2015)
Bachelor of Japanese Studies (2013)
Bachelor of Computer Science (2012)

Language Certificates

Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) Level 2 (2021)
CEFRL equivalent: A2
Reading: 79/80, listening: 63/80
Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) N2 (2017)
CEFRL equivalent: B2/C1
TOEIC: 950 (2015)
CEFRL equivalent: C1
Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK) level 2 (2013)
CEFRL equivalent: A1.1

Scholarships & Grants

Tanneke Schoonheim grant for EURALEX Congress (2021)
Grant paying participation fees (80€).
Recipient of the scholarship of the Ministry of Education (MEXT) of Japan 🇯🇵 (2018-2022)
Tuition fees & monthly stipend.
Recipient of the scholarship of the Ministry of Education (MEYS) of the Czech Republic 🇨🇿 (2017-2018)
Chercheur à l'université Masaryk dans le centre de traitemement automatique des langues pendant 10 mois.

Other Academic Activities

Workshop on contributing to Jibiki.fr, a Japanese-French open collaborative dictionary platform (2022)
Member of the Asian Association for Lexicography (Asialex) (2021)
Member of the European Association for Lexicography (Euralex) (2021-2022)
Member of the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR) (2020, 2022)
Présentation lors de la IIème Journée d’étude sur la lexicologie et la lexicographie du japonais (2016)
Présentation lors de la Ière Journée d’étude sur la lexicologie et la lexicographie du japonais (2016)