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AUTOR – Text comprehension technology for people with Autism

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My name is Victoria Yaneva and I am a final-year PhD student at the Research Institute of Information and Language Processing (RIILP) at the University of Wolverhampton. The aim of my research is to develop technology that helps people with autism to read and comprehend text better. As many autistic people are known to experience specific reading comprehension difficulties, helping them read better would lead to reducing school dropout, enhancing their academic achievements, employability and social inclusion. Continue reading