CPE 568 - Human Language Processing and Application

2 Unit(s)


Deterministic and stochastic grammars, Parsing algorithms, Corpus-based methods, Information retrieval, Language translation. Fundamentals of natural language modeling (using a local language; Yoruba, Hausa, Igbo, or any other African Language). Speech recognition; isolate, connected and continuous speech; definition, methods, problems, examples; speaker recognition. Speech synthesis; articulatory, format, concatenative, definition, methods, problems, examples. Speech understanding; definition, methods, problems, examples. Natural language-based interface to intelligent systems. Web- based speech interface design