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Paul Cook s research on finding new words in New York Times

Author: Communications

Posted on Oct 6, 2015

Category: myUNB , In the Media , UNB Fredericton , UNB Homepage

Dr. Paul CookDr. Paul Cook’s research was recently mentioned in the Oct. 4 edition of the New York Times.

Dr. Cook, an assistant professor in the faculty of computer science, works in the areas of computational linguistics and natural language processing – particularly as it applies to lexicography for building better dictionaries. He was featured for his work using computational techniques to find novel words by analyzing posts on Twitter.

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