Ondřej Dušek

email
odusek@ufal.mff.cuni.cz
address
Malostranské náměstí 25
118 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

Main Research Interests

  • Natural language generation
    • PhD thesis on NLG in spoken dialogue systems
  • Spoken dialogue systems and chatbots
  • Machine translation
  • Machine learning
  • Syntax and valency

Projects

Current

I am currently a post-doc in the Interaction Lab at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. I am working on the following projects:

Past

  • AdaNLG – adaptive natural language generator
  • Vystadial – statistical spoken dialogue system
  • QTLeap – semantic machine translation
  • Khresmoi – medical information retrieval (working on machine translation, 2013-2014)
  • FAUST – improving machine translation fluency (2011-2013)

Biographical

Tools I'm participating on

  • Alex – spoken dialogue system framework
  • Flect – statistical morphology generation
  • MTMonkey – machine translation web services infrastructure
  • TGen – a statistical natural language generator
  • Treex – a modular NLP toolkit