David Yarowsky


Primary Appointment:  Department of Computer Science

Research Interests

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Spoken Language Systems
  • Machine Translation
  • Information Retrieval
  • Very Large Text Databases
  • Machine Learning

Dr. Yarowsky’s research focuses on word sense disambiguation, minimally supervised induction algorithms in NLP, and multilingual natural language processing. He earned his bachelor’s (’87) in computer science at Harvard University and his master’s (’93) and PhD (’96) in computer and information science at the University of Pennsylvania.

Center for Language and Speech Processing