vychisleniye (that's Computing in Russian!)
Paul Rayson, Roger Garside and Scott Piao are extending their corpus -based technology to assist human translators with English-Russian translation. Russian semantic tagging is now being tackled using the experience and techniques learnt with English and Finnish corpora.
In April the project gained £185,000 of EPSRC funding, and their new project ASSIST is now underway. The Linguistics Department are again playing an integral part, involving Tony McEnery, Andrew Wilson and Olga Mudraya (the native Russian linguist).
Fri 19 August 2005
Peter Hodgson, who has just successfully defended his PhD, has now rounded off the achievement with the award of an EPSRC Doctoral Prize by the Faculty of Science and Technology.
Thu 30 October 2014
Lancaster University has played a lead role in the inaugural meeting of a new engineering network for all types of engineers working on particle accelerators in the UK.
Fri 17 October 2014
Almost 100 postgraduate students have been welcomed onto two new masters degrees that bring together expertise from across the faculty.
Fri 10 October 2014
Lancaster University research will enable business leaders to take more informed decisions about protecting critical infrastructure from cyber attack.
Story supplied by LU Press Office
Thu 09 October 2014