Skip to ContentSkip to Navigation
Research Center for Language and Cognition

NWA-ORC awards 1.9 million euros to dr. Arianna Bisazza and consortium

12 January 2021

NWA-ORC awards 1.9 million euros to dr. Arianna Bisazza and consortium for the research project "Opening the Black Box of Deep Learning for Language, Speech and Music"

A total of 21 consortia will work as teams on interdisciplinary research that will bring scientific and societal breakthroughs within reach. The projects receive funding in the second round of the Dutch Research Agenda Programme: Research along Routes by Consortia (NWA-ORC).

With the project, titled "Open the Black Box of Deep Learning for Language, Speech and Music", Ariana Bisazza and the the consortium study how to make deep learning transparent and “explainable” for speech, text, and music applications.

Last modified:03 February 2021 2.37 p.m.

More news

  • 04 February 2021

    Molecule from nature provides fully recyclable polymers

    Plastics are among the most successful materials of modern times. However, they also create a huge waste problem. Scientists from the University of Groningen (The Netherlands) and the East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST) in...

  • 10 December 2020

    Aletta Jacobs Chairs: 15 female professors appointed

    On International Women’s Day this spring, Rector Magnificus Cisca Wijmenga announced that the UG would be creating 15 new chair positions for female professors, known as the Aletta Jacobs Chairs. Fifteen female professors will soon start their work...

  • 03 December 2020

    UG to award honorary doctorate to Feike Sijbesma

    On Friday 22 January 2021, the University of Groningen (UG) will award an honorary doctorate to Feike Sijbesma. The former CEO of DSM will be presented with his honorary doctorate by Rector Magnificus Cisca Wijmenga during the special Nobel...