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(Contact Info: larry at larryblakeley dot com)

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I manage this Web site and the following Web sites: Leslie (Blakeley) Adkins - my oldest daughter

Lori Ann Blakeley (June 20, 1985 - May 4, 2005) - my middle daughter

Evan Blakeley- my youngest child

Rada Mihalcea
Dept. of Computer Sciences
University of North Texas
P. O. Box 311366
Denton, TX 76203-6886
Research Park, off.228
(tel) 940-369-7630
(email) rada @ cs.unt.edu

My research interests are mainly in the field of Natural Language Processing. Currently, I am interested in the problem of word sense disambiguation and how natural language techniques can be used to improve the search on the Internet.

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at University of North Texas. I am a member of the Language and Information Technologies research group at UNT.

UNT center for research on language and information technologies

Language and Information Technologies

Main research areas:
Natural Language Processing
Computational Linguistics
Information Retrieval
Machine Learning applied to Natural Language Processing and Information Retrieval

In particular, current research projects are centered around the following topics:
Word sense disambiguation
(Semi)automatic generation of lexically annotated corpora
Multilingual text processing
Story telling and understanding
Intelligent information retrieval and text classification
Applied machine learning