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  • Writing programs using ordinary language

    Systems that can convert written specifications into working code in a few narrow cases could be generalized to other tasks.

    July 11, 2013
  • Zue awarded Okawa Prize

    Honored for work in speech science and spoken-language systems

    November 9, 2012
  • Mining physicians’ notes for medical insights

    A new approach to algorithmically distinguishing words with multiple possible meanings could help find useful data in electronic medical records.

    October 31, 2012
  • The advantage of ambiguity

    Cognitive scientists develop a new take on an old problem: why human language has so many words with multiple meanings.

    January 19, 2012
  • Health care of the future

    The Clinical Decision Making Group looks to advance health care by applying natural-language processing techniques to make better sense of medical records.

    July 6, 2011
  • Computer automatically deciphers ancient language

    A new system that took a couple hours to decipher much of the ancient language Ugaritic could help improve online translation software.

    June 30, 2010