• Presentation at Geek Panel 2020
  • Professor of the Year 2020
  • Emora Wins the Alexa Prize 2020
  • NLP Research Group
    Emory University

Computer Science

Computers have revolutionized the way we live. Our group develops algorithms and applications to build innovative models with high intelligence that serve humankind more effectively.

Information Science

Information Age is the era we live in. Our group transforms the way humans analyze, extract, and organize key concepts and relations in big data for a better use of overwhelming information.

Cognitive Science

Artificial Intelligence is catching up fast but not enough. Our group seeks to find missing pieces between human and machine cognition and fill the gaps by analyzing their behaviors.

Character Mining

09/2015 ~ Present

This project tackles machine comprehension on daily conversation for explicit and implicit understanding in dialogue contexts.

NLP Toolkit

09/2017 ~ Present

This project presents an NLP toolkit called ELIT that provides state-of-the-art models, API libraries, as well as command line tools.

Social Chatbot

09/2019 ~ Present

This project builds a socialbot called Emora that shares its thoughts and feelings with you as your social companion.

Semantic Networks

09/2020 ~ Present

This project designs Widely-Interpretable Semantic Networks called WISeN that transform plain text into inferrable graphs.

Biomedical NLP

01/2016 ~ Present

This project develops NLP models to analyze free text in clinical notes, radiology reports, or healthcare reports for various purposes.