Computer Science

B651 Natural Language Processing

Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): CSCI-B 551, B 552, or B 553.

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.

  • Course History

      Spring 2012

      Instructor: Michael Gasser
      Time: 2:30PM-3:45PM Tue, Thu
      Location: Ballantine Hall, Room 011