CS 5740 SP20

Time: MoWe 11:00am-12:15pm
Room: Bloomberg Center 131
Listing: CS 5740

Instructor: Yoav Artzi
Teaching assistants: Rishi Bommasani and Max Grusky
Graders: Kuan-Wen Wang and Yong Huang

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CS 5740: Natural Language Processing (Spring 2020)

This course constitutes a depth-first technical introduction to natural language processing (NLP). NLP is at the heart of many of today’s most exciting technological achievements, including machine translation, automatic conversational assistants and Internet search. The goal of the course is to provide a deep understanding of the language of the field, including algorithms, core problems, methods, and data. Possible topics include text classification, lexical semantics, language modeling, machine translation, tagging and sequence modeling, parsing, compositional semantics, summarization, question answering, language grounding, information extraction, and sentiment analysis.

Starting March 12, all classes will be conducted online. Instructions for connecting to the class and watching recordings are here.