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Yang Liu
Assistant Professor-Computer Science
Office MailstopMail Box: EC31, Room No.: ECSS 3.402 
Email Address  yang.liu@utdallas.edu    Primary Phone Number 972-883-6618    URL Faculty Homepage    Media Contact
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Morrison, Stacy Dawn
 Professional Preparation
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 DegreeMajorInstitutionYear
 Ph.D.Electrical and Computer EngineeringPurdue University2004
 M. S.Electrical EngineeringTsinghua University2000
 B. S.Electrical EngineeringTsinghua University1997
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Research Interests
Human Language Processing
  • Spoken language processing
  • Speech recognition and understanding
  • Natural language processing
  • Identification of speech and language disorder
  • Machine learning in speech/language processing

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2013
Khairun-Nisa Hassanali, Yang Liu, Aquiles Iglesias, Thamar Solorio, and Christine Dollaghan. Automatic Generation of Index of Productive Syntax for Child Language Transcripts. Behavior Research Methods. May 2013.
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2013
Fei Liu and Yang Liu. Towards Abstractive Speech Summarization: Exploring Unsupervised and Supervised Approaches for Spoken Utterance Compression. IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing. 2013.
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Xian Qian and Yang Liu. Branch and Bound Algorithm for Dependency Parsing with Non-local Features. Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics. March. 2013.
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Deana Pennell and Yang Liu. Normalization of Informal Text. Computer Speech and Language. Accepted. 2013.
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Je Hun Jeon, Rui Xia, and Yang Liu. Level of Interest Sensing in Spoken Dialog Using Decision-level Fusion of Acoustic and Lexical Evidence. Computer Speech and Language. Accepted. 2013.
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DurationRankDepartment / SchoolCollege / OfficeUniversity / Company
2011/09-presentAssociate ProfessorComputer Science University of Texas at Dallas
2005/09-2011/08Assistant ProfessorComputer Science University of Texas at Dallas
2004/12-2005/08PostDoc Research FellowInternational Computer Science Institute (ICSI) Berkeley
2002/07-2004/12Research AssociateICSI Berkeley
2000/08-2002/07Research Assistant  Purdue University
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Honors
  • NSF CAREER Award
  • Air Force Young Investigator Research Program award

Projects
  • Meeting summarization. Supported by NSF CAREER award.
  • Diagnose language impairment in monolingual and bilingual children. Supported by NSF (PI: Thamar Solorio). 
  • Emotion recognition in speech. Supported by U.S Air Force Young Investigator Program.
  • Sentiment/opinion recognition.
  • Text message processing.
  • Online forum summarization.
  • Aspects of Prosody across Chinese and English (with Prof. Jerry Edmondson at UT Arlington), supported by UTA-UTD Joint Research Program.
  • DARPA GALE.

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