Director of the Research Institute of Information and Language Processing (RIILP)
Telephone: +34 952137054
Fax: +34 952131823
University: University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Research Lines: Computational Linguistics. Natural Language Processing (NLP). Anaphora. Generation of Multiple-choice Tests. Identification of Cognates and False Friends.
Extensively cited research with 200 publications on various topics of Natural Language Processing. Research output highlighted as internationally leading in the last UK Research Assessment Exercise (RAE 2008). Author of the monograph Anaphora resolution (Longman) and sole Editor of The Oxford Handbook of Computational Linguistics (Oxford University Press). Executive Editor of the Journal of Natural Language Engineering (Cambridge University Press) and Editor-in-Chief of the Natural Language Processing book series of John Benjamins? publishers. Acted as Programme Chair and invited as keynote speaker of various major international conferences. Director of the Research Institute in Information and Language Processing (University of Wolverhampton). Awarded the title of Doctor Honoris Causa at Plovdiv University in 2011 in recognition of his outstanding professional/research achievements.