WSE celebrates 2018 National Engineers Week

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Arms Race

Associate Professor Mark Dredze uses his expertise in data science to target the national gun violence crisis.

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Johns Hopkins scientists to build machine translation system for obscure languages

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Voice technology education at Johns Hopkins gets a boost from Amazon

The Alexa Fund Fellowship will support a doctoral student, called the Alexa Fellow.

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A Boost from Amazon

The Alexa Fund Fellowship will support a doctoral student in CLSP who will mentor students in a master’s degree program that focuses on human language technology, including speech recognition and text understanding.

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Upcoming Seminars

Feb
20
Tue
12:00 pm Joao Graca (University of Lisbon... @ Hackerman Hall B17
Joao Graca (University of Lisbon... @ Hackerman Hall B17
Feb 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Abstract Unbabel is accelerating the shift towards a world without language barriers by enabling trustworthy, seamless and scalable translations between companies and their customers. In this talk we will show how we combine different Machine[...]
Feb
23
Fri
12:00 pm Amir Zeldes (Georgetown Universi... @ Hackerman Hall B17
Amir Zeldes (Georgetown Universi... @ Hackerman Hall B17
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Abstract Discourse relations such as ‘contrast’, ‘cause’ or ‘evidence’ are often postulated to explain how humans understand the function of one sentence in relation to another. Some relations are signaled rather directly using words such[...]
Mar
16
Fri
12:00 pm Richard Sproat (Google Research)... @ Hackerman Hall B17
Richard Sproat (Google Research)... @ Hackerman Hall B17
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Abstract Speech applications such as text-to-speech (TTS) or automatic speech recognition (ASR), must not only know how to read ordinary words, but must also know how to read numbers, abbreviations, measure expressions, times, dates, and[...]

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