The Language and Speech Technologies and Applications Center specializes in the automatic processing of natural language, both oral and written, with the objective of overcoming language barriers, facilitating interaction between people and devices, and accessibility to multilingual information.
Audio and speech recognition and acoustic event detection & localization
SPEAKER & LANGUAGE CHARACTERIZATION
SPEECH & LANGUAGE RESOURCES
Natural language User Interfaces
INFORMATION EXTRACTION and INFORMATION RETRIEVAL
Natural language analysis tools
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