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Dr Rico Sennrich

Lecturer in Machine Learning

Research Interests

Statistical Machine Translation, neural machine translation, models and algorithms for syntax-based SMT, morphology, domain adaptation, sentence alignment, dependency parsing, neural models for NLP, Structured machine learning models for NLP.


2013, PhD in Computational Linguistics. Researcher in project Domain-specific Statistical Machine Translation

2010, Master in English Language and Literature, Computational Linguistics and Educational Science at University of Zurich


Rico Sennrich is a Research Associate at the Institute for Language, Cognition and Computation, University of Edinburgh, where he has worked since 2013. He received his Ph.D. in Computational Linguistics from the University of Zurich in 2013. He works on data-driven natural language processing, in particular machine translation, syntax and morphology. 

Research outputs

  1. Deep Architectures for Neural Machine Translation

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  2. Image Pivoting for Learning Multilingual Multimodal Representations

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Research projects

  1. Neural Machine Translation

    Project: Funded ProjectResearch

  2. Machine Translation System for IWSLT 2017 competition

    Project: Funded ProjectResearch

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