Dissertations

2016

  • Robert Reynolds (UiT Tromsø, Norway): Russian natural language processing for computer-assisted language learning -- Capturing the benefits of deep morphological analysis in real-life applications

    • Co-advisor: Detmar Meurers
    • Co-advisor: Laura Janda

2015

  • Sowmya V.B.: Analyzing Text Complexity and Text Simplification: Connecting Linguistics, Processing and Educational Applications

    • First advisor: Detmar Meurers
    • Second advisor: Katharina Scheiter

  • Sabrina Wilske (Universität des Saarlandes): Form and meaning in dialogue-based computer-assisted language learning

    • First advisor: Manfred Pinkal
    • Second advisor: Detmar Meurers

2014

  • Martí Quixal: Language Learning Tasks and Automatic Analysis of Learner Language. Connecting FLTL and NLP in the design of ICALL materials supporting effective use in real-life instruction

    • First advisor: Detmar Meurers
    • Second advisor: Toni Badia

2013

  • Hagen Hirschmann: Modifikatoren im Deutschen [Modifiers in German]

    • First advisor: Anke Lüdeling
    • Second advisor: Detmar Meurers

2012

  • Adriane Boyd (OSU): Automatic Diagnosis of Written Errors for
    Beginning Learners of German

    • First advisor: Detmar Meurers
    • Second advisor: Mike White

2010

  • Ken Peterson (Georgetown University): Implicit corrective feedback in
    computer-guided interaction: Does Mode Matter?

    • First advisor: Alison Mackey 
    • Second advisor: Detmar Meurers

2008

     

  •   Stacey Bailey (OSU): Content Assessment in Intelligent Computer-Aided Language Learning: Meaning Error Diagnosis for English as a Second Language 

       

    • Advisor: Detmar Meurers 
    • Second Commitee Member: Chris Brew
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2007

     

  •   Luiz Alexandre Amaral (OSU): Designing Intelligent Language Tutoring Systems: integrating Natural Language Processing technology into foreign language teaching 

       

    • Advisor: Detmar Meurers
    • Second Commitee Member: John Grinstead

       

      2006

      •   Xiaofei Lu (OSU): Hybrid Models for Chinese Unknown Word Resolution 

           

        • Advisor: Detmar Meurers
        • Second Commitee Member: Chris Brew

      2005

           

      •   Markus Dickinson (OSU): Error detection and correction in annotated corpora 

           

        • Advisor: Detmar Meurers
        • Second Commitee Member: Chris Brew
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      •   Mike Daniels (OSU): Generalized ID/LP Grammar: A Formalism for Parsing Linearization-Based HPSG Grammars 

           

        • Advisor: Detmar Meurers
        • Second Commitee Member: Chris Brew