Ondřej Dušek

office
424
email
odusek@ufal.mff.cuni.cz
address
Malostranské náměstí 25
118 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

Main Research Interests

  • Natural language generation
    • PhD thesis on NLG in spoken dialogue systems
  • Spoken dialogue systems and chatbots
  • Machine learning
  • Machine translation

Projects

Current

  • NaMuDDiS – Natural Multi-domain Dialogue Systems (Charles University funded, 2019-2021)

Past

At Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh (2016-2018):

During my Ph.D. study (2011-2016):

  • AdaNLG – adaptive natural language generator (2014-2016)
  • Vystadial – statistical spoken dialogue system (2013-2016)
  • QTLeap – semantic machine translation (2013-2016)
  • Khresmoi – medical information retrieval (working on machine translation, 2013-2014)
  • FAUST – improving machine translation fluency (2011-2013)

Teaching

List of classesNPFL123 Dialogue systems

Biographical

Tools I'm participating on

  • Alex – spoken dialogue system framework
  • Flect – statistical morphology generation
  • MTMonkey – machine translation web services infrastructure
  • TGen – a statistical natural language generator
  • Treex – a modular NLP toolkit