Natural Language Processing - AA 2016/2017
Prof. Licia Sbattella
For students of the Como version of the NLP course: the current assignment is valid until the call in September.
Here is the assignment, only for students of the Como version of the NLP course.
Info about the exam; see the "Course Info" section.
If you own extension cords or power strips, and will to lend them to me for a week, please let me know (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). We need such material to power your laptops, because the lab sessions will be held in regular classrooms. Thanks!
For info about the lab, please refers to the "Laboratory sessions" section.
A slightly updated version of "Summarization and Question answering" has been uploaded this morning.
Slide 44 of "Part 3: lexical semantics" fixed.
Web site is on-line.
Prof. Licia Sbattella
Ing. Roberto Tedesco:
- Slides shown during lectures.
- Most of the course slides are based on the book: D. Jurafsky and J. H. Martin, Speech and Language Processing, 2nd edition.
- Another useful book: C. D. Manning and H. Schuetze, Foundations of Statistical Natural Language Processing.
- Introduction to the NLTK toolkit (version 3): S. Bird, E. Klein, and E. Loper: Natural Language Processing with Python (look at the HTML version)
- How to take exams:
- Exam is written and lasts 2h30min
- Exam is composed of 3 topics, each composed of 3 questions (9 questions in total)
- Among such questions, you could find one or two simple exercises (drawing simple parse trees, calculate simple formulas about smoothing, etc.); you do not need any calculator
- Whenever you want to attend an exam, or need to register your final mark, you must enroll. PLEASE, DO NOT FORGET TO ENROLL TO THE CALLS. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED!
Download course materials
Words (morphology, error correction, prediction, n-grams)
POS tagging, syntactic analysis
Neural Networks and NLP
At the ARCSLab laboratory, students and researchers study models ad technologies related to the development of adaptive and relational systems.
Research topics include:
Theses are available on the such topics! Have a look!
- Multi-channel access to web services and information
- Multimodal communication and storytelling
- Virtual contexts for rehabilitation and education
- NLP, including speech analysis and voice processing
- Particular attention is given to applications for fragility, disease and disability