Research staff & postdocs

Most of these staff members are employed on projects headed by an academic or senior research staff member; some work on their own independent projects and in a few cases may supervise PhD students.


Member Interests Personal page
Rachel Bawden Machine translation, low resource languages   Personal page
Peter Bell Automatic speech recognition, machine learning. Personal page
Alexandra Birch Mayne Semi-supervised models, parsing, machine translation. Personal page
Caio Corro Syntactic and semantic parsing, optimisation, semi-supervised learning, representation learning  
Matthew Crosby   Personal page
Sara Dalziel-Job Task-based social interaction with virtual humans  

Desmond Elliott

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Aciel Eshky    
Federico Fancellu   Personal page
Elaine Farrow Intelligent tutoring systems, multi-modal interaction, dialogue systems, health informatics, digital personhood, and feedback generation.  
Ulrich Germann    
Philip Gorinski   Personal page
Markus Guhe Cognitive models of language; dialogue; conceptualisation; language production/generation; mathematical creativity; computational cognitive modelling Personal page
Liane Guillou Knowledge graph extraction, cross-lingual question answering, discourse in machine translation Personal page
Mark Hartswood Computer supported cooperative work, workplace studies, participatory design and professional vision.  
Vasilis Karaiskos Digital humanities, language data visualisations, annotation, evaluation/experiment organisation  
Jonathan Kilgour    
Thomas Kober Temporal semantics, distributional semantics, distributional composition, textual entailment  
Catherine Lai Speech prosody, discourse structure, affective computing, information extraction.  Personal page
Annie Louis Discourse and pragmatics, NLP applications Personal page
Yevgen Matusevych Computational cognitive modeling, bilingualism, language acquisition, speech perception Personal page
Antonio Valerio Miceli Barone Machine Translation and Neural Networks. Personal page
Laura Perez    
Sam Ribeiro Speech Recognition, Speech Synthesis, Machine Learning, and Prosody Personal page
Korin Richmond Speech synthesis and the relationship between the articulatory and acoustic domains. Personal page
Katya Saint-Amand information structure, co-speech gesture, multimodal communication. Personal page
Milos Stanojevic    
Richard Tobin Text mining, geoparsing, XML tools and pipelines for text processing   Personal page
Aris Valtazanos   Personal page
Cassia Valentini-Botinhao Listener/Environment-adaptive HMM Speech Synthesis. Personal page
Oliver Watts Speech synthesis; unsupervised learning and language-independent techniques for text-to-speech conversion. Personal page
Philip Williams Statistical machine translation. Personal page