Projects

Play it again, Sam!  - Retrieval of video material based on speech-recognition

Olive, closely related to the Pop-Eye project which uses subtitles for the retrieval of video material, takes this approach further by additionally taking into account the spoken word. Based on...

Multilingual Tourist Information on the World Wide Web

The travel and tourism sector is one of the biggest economic branches world-wide. For this sector the World Wide Web plays an increasingly important role, be it for the purpose of providing...

Innovation at the Call-Center

Professional computer-aided customer care is among the largest growth markets in the services sector. DFKI's ICC project concentrates on two areas of innovative call center technology: Firstly...

Diagnostic and Evaluation tools for Natural Language Applications

As industrial use of Language Technology is flourishing and the market for competing software systems is expanding, there is an increasing need for the assessment of NLP components on the level of...

Intelligent Extraction of Information from On-line Documents

Along with the rapidly growing distribution of the Internet, the problem of information overload is beginning to take over: the more on-line texts are accessible, the more difficult it is to use this...

Disclosure of video material on the basis of sub-titles

In film and video productions budget-saving reuse of visual material plays an important role. Cataloguing and indexing of film and video recordings as a pre-condition for this is, however, an...

A Flexible Language and Grammar Checker

The Flag project is a research project aimed at developing grammar and controlled language checking technologies using state-of-the-art natural language processing technologies. Flag will use both...

Transparent Access to Heterogenous Information Sources for the General Public

The administration of information in Europe is currently undergoing a series of changes. This is effecting a number of different sectors, ranging from banks through to public administrations and...

Deep Linguistic Analysis in Verbmobil

In the Verbmobil project the Language Technology Lab develops the German grammar for analysis and generation as well as the components for the deep, that is, complete and semantically correct...

Multilingual Indexing,Navigation and Editing Extensions for the WWW

The MULINEX project is concerned with the efficient use of multilingual online information. The aim is to process multilingual information and present it to the user in a way which facilitates finding...

Transnational Environmental Management Support & Information System

The increasing availability of up-to-date data in the information age is of limited use without adequate presentation. Language technology can make an important contribution to this, whereby...

German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz