The 21st Century COE Program "Usage-Based Linguistic Informatics"(2002-2006)

Linguistic Group

Staff members in charge of promotion:

Toshihiro Takagaki, Nobuo Tomimori, Yoichiro Tsuruga, Hideki Noma

Principal contacts:

Naotoshi Kurosawa, Kazuyuki Urata


It can be said that the mission of the Linguistics Group in terms of Linguistic Informatics is to provide a theoretical foundation for the project as a whole. The Linguistics Group deals with the following specific issues:

1) speech research;
2) corpus linguistics and the construction of function-specific and objective-specific multilingual corpora.