B651 Natural Language Processing
Prerequisite(s): CSCI-B 551. CSCI-B 552 or B 553 recommended.
Theory and methods for natural language processing. Algorithms for sentence parsing and generation. Context-free and unification grammars. Question-and-answer systems. Analysis of narratives. Finite-state approaches to computational phonology and morphology. Machine translation. Machine learning of natural language. Speech recognition. Neural-network and statistical alternatives to symbolic approaches.
Instructor: Michael Gasser
Time: 2:30PM-3:45PM Tue, Thu
Location: Ballantine Hall, Room 011