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
Lancaster University computer scientists are at the forefront of a UK-wide BBC initiative launched today to inspire a new generation to get creative with coding, programming and digital technology.
Tue 07 July 2015
Over 200 pupils from eight schools across the North West got a taste of what it’s like to study STEM subjects at Lancaster University.
Wed 01 July 2015
Researchers at three top UK universities are developing new ways to simultaneously power and communicate with robots and other digitally connected devices – commonly known as the Internet of Things.
Mon 29 June 2015
An engineering student has received an award in the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Mechatronic Student of the Year contest.
Wed 10 June 2015