LINGUIST List 28.1617

Mon Apr 03 2017

Summer Schools: Workshop on Experimental & Empirical Methods in Linguistics/India

Editor for this issue: Yue Chen <yuelinguistlist.org>


Date: 02-Apr-2017
From: Samar Husain <samarhss.iitd.ac.in>
Subject: Workshop on Experimental & Empirical Methods in Linguistics/India
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Host Institution: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Coordinating Institution: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Website: https://sites.google.com/view/eel-iitd-2017/home

Dates: 09-Jul-2017 - 15-Jul-2017
Location: New Delhi, Delhi, India

Focus: The HSS Linguistics Unit at IIT Delhi will organize a 7-day workshop on ‘Experimental & Empirical Methods in Linguistics’ from 9th July to 15th July 2017. The workshop aims to introduce participants with methods and tools used in experimental and corpus/computational linguistics. The workshop will be a combination of talks and lab sessions. Talks will provide an opportunity to learn about some current trends in psycho/neuro-linguistics, computational linguistics and cognitive science. Lab sessions will familiarize the participants with R programming, experiment design, data analysis and corpus linguistics.
Minimum Education Level: BA

Description:
- Lab sessions on how to design and run a psycholinguistic experiment.
- Lab sessions on data analysis of different types of experimental data (e.g. grammaticality judgement, reaction time, eye-tracking data, etc.). We will use R to do all the analysis.
- Lab sessions on basics of corpus linguistics using NLTK.
- Lectures on some current trends in psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, computational linguistics and cognitive science.

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                      Computational Linguistics
                      Psycholinguistics
                      Text/Corpus Linguistics

Tuition: 6000 Other
Registration: 28-Mar-2017 to 17-May-2017
Contact Person: Samar Husain
                Email: samarhss.iitd.ac.in

Apply by Email: eel.iitd.2017gmail.com

Registration Instructions:
To participate please follow the steps below: (1) Download the registration form from: http://web.iitd.ernet.in/~samar/data/registration-form.pdf (2) Pay registration amount either through e-Transfer or via Demand draft (3) Fill out the registration form and send a scanned copy through email to eel.iitd.2017gmail.com. Please don't forget to mention the payment details in the form (4) QIP participants should also email their travel tickets. Also see: https://sites.google.com/view/eel-iitd-2017/registration

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