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Dr

Lea Frermann

Lecturer
Computing And Information Systems
language acquisition
question answering
summarization
categorization
common sense modeling
NLP on long texts
meaning change
context theory
social sciences
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Dr

Lea Frermann

 
Division
Engineering
 
Primary Interest
Computational Cognitive Modeling
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Dr

Lea Frermann

 

Lea Frermann is a Lecturer in the School of Computing and Information Systems, in the field of natural language processing (NLP). Her research interests focus on improving automatic understanding of long and complex texts (books, movie scripts), with help of access to common sense knowledge.

She is also interested in using machine learning for a deeper understanding of human language processing, and in using such insights to improve automatic language understanding.

Prior to joining Melbourne University, Lea obtained a PhD from the University of Edinburgh. She was a postdoc at both University of Edinburgh and Amazon Research (Berlin), and spent research visits to a variety of institutions, including Stanford University and Columbia University (New York).

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Credentials

Positions

Positions


Lecturer

Computing And Information Systems

Education

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

The University of Edinburgh

Master of Science

Universitaet des Saarlandes

Bachelor of Arts

Universitaet Bremen

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