Current Members of the Research Group

 Head of the Research Group

Professor Ruslan Mitkov

Professor Ruslan Mitkov

Professor in Computational Linguistics  

Interests: Anaphora resolution, automatic summarisation, centering, machine translation.

Room: MC138


Academic Staff

Professor Gloria Corpas Pastor

Professor Gloria Corpas Pastor

Professor (Visiting Professor) 

Interests: Corpus-based translation studies, translation technologies, translator training, phraseology, lexicography, terminology, e-resources and virtual learning environments (VLE).

Room: MC139

Professor Patrick Hanks

Professor Patrick Hanks

Professor in Lexicography (Part Time)

Interests: Lexicography and lexicology, corpus-driven lexical analysis, mapping meaning onto word use, textual entailment, distributional semantics, creative and innovative use of language, similes, metaphors, metonymy, and all kinds of figurative language, also personal names: origin and history of family names.

Room: MC133

Dr Michael Oakes

Dr Michael Oakes

Reader in Computational Linguistics

Interests:  Statistics for corpus linguistics, information retrieval, authorship attribution.

Room: MC137

Dr Burcu Can

Dr Burcu Can

Reader in Computational Linguistics

Interests: Computational linguistics (morphology, syntax, semantics), machine learning models for natural language processing (unsupervised learning, Bayesian models, neural networks, joint learning), representation learning, natural language processing for resource-scarce and agglutinative languages (e.g. Turkish).

Room: MC139

Dr Le An Ha

Dr Le An Ha

Senior Lecturer

Interests:  Automatic terminology processing, word segmentation.

Room: MC134

Dr Emad Mohamed

Dr Emad Mohamed

Senior Lecturer of Computational Linguistics

Interests:  Computational Linguistics, Machine Translation, Translation Technology, Corpus Linguistics, Arabic (Computational & Corpus) Linguistics, Digital Humanities, Cultural Analytics.

Room: MC137

Dr Frédéric Blain

Lecturer of Translation Technology

Interests: Quality Estimation and Evaluation, Translation Technology (especially Machine Translation and Computer Aided Translation), Natural Language Processing, Lifelong Learning and Deep Learning.

Room: MC132

Dr Sara Moze

Dr Sara Moze

Lecturer in Computational Lexicology

Interests: Corpus linguistics, mono- and bilingual lexicology and lexicography, contrastive grammar, cognitive linguistics, Frame Semantics, morphosyntactic and syntactic annotation, semantic role labeling.

Room: MC133

Dr Raheem Sarwar

Dr Raheem Sarwar

Lecturer in NLP

Interests:  Information Retrieval, Text Mining, Authorship Attribution, Author Profiling, Scientometrics, and Altmetrics.

Room: MC134

Dr Richard Evans

Dr Richard Evans

Lecturer

Interests:  Syntactic simplification, information extraction and named entity recognition.

Room: MC132

Dr Victoria Yaneva

Dr Victoria Yaneva

Lecturer (Part Time)

Interests: Language disorders, psycholinguistics, readability assessment.

Room: MC132


Admin Staff

April Harper

April Harper

PA to Professor Mitkov

Research Administrator

Room: MC135

Suman Hira

PA to Professor Mitkov

Research Administrator

Room: MC135

Dr Amanda Bloore

Dr Amanda Bloore

Project and Funding Officer

Room: MC135

Kate Wilson

Project Officer

Room: MC135

Dr Teeroumanee Nadan

Erasmus Mundus Master Programme Administrative Coordinator

Room: MC135

Dr Emma Franklin

Dr Emma Franklin

Research Officer (Part Time)


PhD Students

Our current PhD Students and their research projects are listed here.