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Philipp Koehn (Part 1) - How Neural Networks Have Transformed Machine Translation
Episode 17th October 2020 • Data Science Conversations • Damien Deighan and Philipp Diesinger
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Professor Philipp Koehn of Johns Hopkins University discusses the evolution of machine translation and the fundamentals for using Neural Networks to deliver Machine translation.

Episode Summary:

  • Philipp Koehn Bio
  • What is Machine Translation?
  • Adequacy & Fluency
  • How to Quantify the performance of Machine Translation models
  • The Transition from Statistical approaches to using Neural Networks for translation
  • Validating Outputs of models
  • What can go wrong with Machine Translation?


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