Prod. Michael Strube (HITS)

Group leader „Natural Language Processing“ at HITS
“Honorarprofessor” at the Computational Linguistics Department at Heidelberg University

Research Interest
Linguistics:

  • Text and Dialogue
  • Pragmatics

Computational Linguistics:

  • Anaphora and Coreference Resolution
  • Generation of Referring Expressions
  • Modeling Local (and maybe also Global) Coherence
  • Discourse and Dialogue Structure (though I don’t believe in it)

Natural Language Processing:

  • Automatic Summarization
  • Concept Disambiguation, Entity Linking, Cross-document Coreference Resolution
  • Information Extraction
  • Knowledge Acquisition, Ontology Learning
  • Natural Language Generation Systems

Curriculum Vitae
2017-2018         Scientific Director at HITS
2015                  PC Co-Chair of the ACL’s flagship conference ACL-IJCNLP ’15 in Beijing, China, July 26-31, 2015
Since 2010         “Honorarprofessor” in the Computational Linguistics Department at the University of Heidelberg
Since 2001         Group leader „Natural Language Processing“ at HITS
Since 2010         Member of the EML European Research, now HITS
1997-1999         PostDoc at the Institute for Research in Cognitive Science at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, US
1996                  PhD at the University of Freiburg, Germany

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