Natural Language Processing Centre (NLP)

Head: prof. PhDr. Karel Pala, CSc.

Contact: http://nlp.fi.muni.cz/en/Contact

WWW pages: http://nlp.fi.muni.cz/en

The Natural Language Processing Centre at the Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University, conducts theoretical and applied research in the following areas: analysis of written texts at all levels - morphological, syntactic, and semantic; corpus management and lexical databases; semantic representation of natural language expressions; semantic web, ontologies, knowledge representation and reasoning; applications of machine learning techniques to text processing; dialog representation and management; synthesis and recognition of speech (spoken Czech). In addition to its research objectives, the NLP Centre concentrates on training of undergraduate and postgraduate students in the interdisciplinary specialization of "language engineering".