Prof. Dr. Manfred Pinkal

Manfred Pinkal is Professor of Computational Linguistics at Saarland University. His group has contributed to international scientific progress in several fields of computational linguistics and language technology, including efficient techniques for deep semantic processing, automatic acquisition of lexical-semantic information, flexible and adaptive dialogue systems, as well as unsupervised and minimally supervised methods in lexical semantics and discourse.

Pinkal has co-initiated and participated in a large number of collaborative interdisciplinary projects funded by the DFG, BMBF, EU, and industry, involving disciplines ranging from computer science to linguistics and cognitive psychology. He was founding speaker of one of the first International Research Training Groups of DFG. Pinkal has been on the editorial board of a number of international journals (e.g., Journal of Applied Logic, Journal of Semantics, Linguistics and Philosophy), and is co-editor of the “Cognitive technologies” book series (Springer). He served as program committee member of various international conferences and periodic workshops, as well as the Beth Prize committee of the European Association for Logic, Language, and Information. 



Prof. Dr. Manfred Pinkal

Prof. Dr. Manfred Pinkal

Saarland University Institut für Computerlinguistik

Campus C7 2, Room 1.09
66123 Saarbrücken

Fon: +49 681 302-4344



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