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
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
An engineering student has received an award in the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Mechatronic Student of the Year contest.
Wed 10 June 2015
Lancaster University’s work to support businesses and the economy has been recognised by the inaugural Educate North Awards.
Fri 05 June 2015
Lancaster University, with support from leading retailer Waitrose, is launching a new on-line postgraduate course designed to enable food-chain professionals to meet the challenges of future food production.
Tue 02 June 2015