University of Southern California
Jerry R. Hobbs

Explores computational linguistics, ontology, discourse analysis and other areas to improve computers’ ability to derive meaning from human language.

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USC Viterbi News & Events

Watch This Video to Screen Yourself for Parkinson's Disease

March 27, 2015 Laurent Itti's lab researches how eye-tracking software can screen for neurological disorders quickly and effectively. Read More »

Seeing Synapses

March 2, 2015 A multidisciplinary team of USC engineers and scientists are collaborating to image synapses in living zebrafish to gain a better understanding of the brain. Read More »

USC-Led Photonics Institute Proposal One of Three National Finalists

February 6, 2015 Proposal for a federally-funded photonics institute a strong partnership between USC, UC campuses, national universities and the industry Read More »

Seminars & Events

Emilio Ferrara (Indiana University)AI Seminar“Predicting human behaviors in techno-social systems: fighting abuse and illicit activities”11:00am - 12:00pm
Don Metzler (Google)NL SeminarTBA3:00pm - 4:00pm
Atefeh Farzindar (NLP Technologies)NL Seminar"TRANSLI™, NLP-based social media analytics and monitoring"3:00pm - 4:00pm