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Computers with Commonsense: Artificial Intelligence at the MIT Round Table

Computers with Commonsense: Artific...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:50:49 | 6071 views

06/06/2009 11:30 AM KresgePatrick Henry Winston, '65 SM'76, PhD '70, Ford Professor of Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science; Description: Visiting the San Diego Zoo's orangutans and chimpanzees inspires Patrick Henry Winston to ...

Have We All Been Right? Looking Backwards at Linguistic Theory, Statistics, and Language Acquisition

Have We All Been Right? Looking Bac...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:05:00 | 3334 views

10/19/2007 4:45 PM Wong AuditoriumCharles Yang, SM '97, PhD '01, University of Pennsylvania; Jean"Roger Vergnaud, PhD '74, USC; Anna"Maria di Sciullo , University of Qu_bec; Norbert Hornstein, UMD; Robert Freidin, Princeton Universit...

Explorations in Language Learnability Using Probabilistic Grammars and Child"directed Speech

Explorations in Language Learnabili...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:43:20 | 2270 views

10/19/2007 12:50 PM Wong AuditoriumJoshua Tenenbaum, PhD '99, Paul E. Newton Career Development Professor, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MITDescription: How do kids manage to figure out that the word "dog" applies to a whol...

"Ideal" Language Learning and the Psychological Resource Problem

"Ideal" Language Learning and the P...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:23:59 | 2564 views

10/19/2007 3:50 Wong AuditoriumWilliam Gregory Sakas, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, Hunter College; Ph.D. Programs in Computer Science and Linguistics, The Graduate Center, City University of New York Description:...

The Computational Nature of Language Learning

The Computational Nature of Languag...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:41:13 | 1796 views

10/19/2007 11:15 AM Wong AuditoriumPartha Niyogi, SM '92, PhD '95, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science; Associate Professor, Physical Sciences Collegiate Division; Senior Fellow, Computation Institute, University of Chi...

Machine Learning of Language from Distributional Evidence

Machine Learning of Language from D...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:40:50 | 2106 views

10/19/2007 10:45 AM Wong AuditoriumChris Manning, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Linguistics, Stanford UniversityDescription: Christopher Manning thinks linguistics went astray in the 20th century when it searched "for homog...

Human Simulations of Language Learning

Human Simulations of Language Learning

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:07:00 | 2495 views

10/19/2007 9:30 AM Wong AuditoriumLila Gleitman, Professor Emerita, Department of Psychology,University of Pennsylvania; Michael Coen, '91, SM '94, PhD '06, University of Wisconsin"MadisonDescription: This workshop, explains Michael Coe...

Structure Dependence, the Rational Learner, and Putnam's "Sane Person"

Structure Dependence, the Rational ...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:41:43 | 3045 views

10/19/2007 1:20 PM Wong AuditoriumHoward Lasnik, PhD '72, Distinguished University Professor, Department of Linguistics, University of Maryland; Juan Uriagereka, Professor, University of MarylandDescription: Young children say many surp...

Statistical Natural Language Parsing: Reliable Models of Language?

Statistical Natural Language Parsin...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:41:14 | 4155 views

10/19/2007 3:15 PM Wong AuditoriumSandiway Fong, SM '86, PhD '91, Associate Professor, University of ArizonaDescription: The statistical natural language linguist owes much to the University of Pennsylvania's famous Treebank project. But...

The Biology of the Language Faculty: Its Perfection, Past and Future

The Biology of the Language Faculty...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:00:00 | 2956 views

10/19/2007 2:00 PM Wong AuditoriumNoam Chomsky, Institute Professor, MITDescription: Noam Chomsky, around whose work much of the Syntax series revolves, gives listeners a glimpse into the evolution of his own thinking, with an emphasis...