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Nanyun Peng

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Research Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Education

  • 2017, Doctoral Degree, Natural Language Processing, Johns Hopkins University
  • 2012, Master's Degree, Natural Language Processing, Peking University
  • 2009, Bachelor's Degree, Computational Linguistics, Peking University
  • 2009, Bachelor's Degree, Economics, Peking University

Biography


Nanyun Peng is a Research Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science, and a Computer Scientist at the Information Sciences Institute, University of Southern California. She is broadly interested in Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, and Information Extraction. Her research focuses on low-resource information extraction, creative language generation, and phonology/morphology modeling.
Nanyun received her PhD from Johns Hopkins University, where she received the Fred Jelinek Fellowship. She has a background in computational linguistics and economics and holds BAs in both.

Research Summary


Nanyun's research interests lie in natural language processing and machine learning, with focuses on low-resource information extraction, creative language generation, and computational linguistically inspired modeling.

Appointments
  • Computer Science

Office
  • ISI 940
  • Information Science Institute
  • 4676 Admiralty Way Marina Del Rey Ca 90292

Contact Information
  • nanyunpe@usc.edu

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