RESEARCH

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My main area of research is natural language processing, specifically computational models for language understanding in context such as social context, visual context or multilingual context with applications to social science, education and public health. Research topics of interest include:

  • - argument mining and persuasion
  • - fact-checking
  • - figurative language understanding and generation (particularly irony and sarcasm)
  • - multilingual language processing for low resource languages
  • - using NLP to analyze social media to understand and reduce the opioid epidemic
  • - using NLP to reduce the racial and gender gap in STEM

Smaranda Muresan

Smaranda Muresan
Research Scientist
Data Science Institute & CS Department
Columbia University
email: smara --AT-- columbia.edu
Curriculum Vitae

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