Primary supervisorEhsan Shareghi
Linguistic phenomena have emerged and evolved over the span of thousands of years leading to many variations. Through this evolution, many linguistic structures and compositions have emerged or disappeared. In this project we will deploy an information-theoretic perspective to investigate the connections between linguistic phenomena (survival), and communication efficiency and emergence.
Proficiency in Python
Working knowledge of deep learning
A Deep Passion for Linguistics or Information-Theory
Very good verbal and written communication skill is required