|Aug 29, 2002|
|EECS 597 / SI 760: Language and Information
|A survey of quantitative techniques used in language and information studies.
Linguistic Fundamentals. Mathematical and Probabilistic
Fundamentals. Descriptive Statistics. Information theory. Working with corpora. Language models. Collocations. Literary detective work. Text summarization. Information Extraction. Question Answering. Word sense disambiguation and lexical acquisition.Statistical machine translation. Statistical text generation.