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Robert Swier

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FacultyGeneral Education Division
PositionLecturer
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Last Updated :2019/10/20

Education and Career

Education

  •  - 現在, Kyoto University, Graduate School of Human and Environmental Studies, PhD
  •  - 2008 , University of Toronto, Computer Science, MSc
  •  - 2002 , University of Rochester, Computer Science, M.S.
  •  - 2001 , University of Rochester, Computer Science, B.S.

Research Activities

Research Areas

  • Linguistics, Foreign language education, Computer Assisted Language Learning

Research Interests

  • Computational linguistics, Linguistics, Foreign language education

Published Papers

  • 3D digital games, virtual worlds, and language learning in higher education: Continuing challenges in Japan, Robert Swier, Mark Peterson, JALTCALL Journal, 14(3), 225 - 238, Dec. 2018 , Refereed
  • Ginger Software Suite of Writing Services & Apps, Robert Swier, CALICO Journal, 33(2), 2016
  • Tasks for easily modifiable virtual environments, Robert Swier, JALTCALL Journal, 10(3), 203 - 219, 2014 , Refereed
  • Exploiting a verb lexicon in automatic semantic role labelling, Robert S. Swier, Suzanne Stevenson, Joint Human Language Technology Conference and Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (HLT/EMNLP 2005), 2005 , Refereed
  • Unsupervised semantic role labelling, Robert S. Swier, Suzanne Stevenson, Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2004), 2004 , Refereed

Conference Activities & Talks

  • How computers learn language: A brief introduction to A. I., machine learning, and computational linguistics, Robert Stanley Swier, Sendai JALT,   2019 07 , 招待有り
  • How computers learn language: A brief introduction to A. I., machine learning, and computational linguistics, Robert Stanley Swier, JALTCALL Conference ,   2019 06
  • A brief introduction to artificial intelligence and computational linguistics, Robert Stanley Swier, JALT PanSIG Conference,   2018 05 , 招待有り
  • Focusing on tasks in virtual worlds: Mixing virtual and physical space, Robert Swier, JALTCALL 2017,   2017 06 18