Winter 2014: Meeting 1
The first LaLoCo meeting this quarter took place on Fri Jan. 17 and it was well attended — thank you everyone for coming and participating!
We discussed chapters 3 and 4 of John Hale’s textbook draft, in particular: regular and context free grammars, finite state and push down automata, and …read more
Winter 2014: Plan
The first LaLoCo meeting this quarter will take place on Fri Jan. 17 — not this coming Fri, but the next one. Regular time: Fridays, 2:15-3:15 pm. Place: Meeting & Analysis room (Stevenson 217).
Karl, Nate and I will do a series of lab meetings about parsing this quarter. The …read more
Course materials for Sem 3 (Fall 2013): Computational Formal Semantics with Haskell
Semantics 3 (fall 2013; upper div. undergraduate course, UCSC Linguistics) was dedicated to introducing computational formal semantics with Haskell. The course materials (syllabus, lectures notes, hw assignments, solutions etc.) are provided below. The ghci commands are numbered in the same way in the pdf and the corresponding hs files for …read more
Fall 2013: Meeting 5
The last meeting of the quarter took place today. Karl presented ch. 7 of Cooper’s textbook and Jurafski (1996). The slides are available here:
Continuing today’s theme, the meetings next quarter (winter 2014) will be entirely dedicated to parsing. More details will be posted here when …read more
Fall 2013: Meetings 3 and 4 (Oct. 24, Oct. 31)
Karl presented ch. 3 of Cooper’s textbook (cognitive models for multicolumn addition and subtraction) on Oct. 17. Those slides and the slides for our broader discussion of cognitive modeling (we talked about Marr’s levels of analysis and ACT-R) are available here:
Last Thur …read more
Fall 2013: Meeting 2 (Oct. 17) and schedule for the rest of the quarter
There won’t be a LaLoCo this Thursday, but we’ll be meeting next Thursday Oct. 17th when we’ll be talking about chapter 3 from Modelling High-Level Cognitive Processes.
The schedule of the meetings for the quarter is as follows (please note the exact dates):
- Oct. 17 (Meeting 2 …
Fall 2013: Meeting 1
Plan for Fall 2013
LaLoCo will meet more or less weekly in the fall 2013 quarter. The meetings will take place on Thursdays, 12pm—1pm, Meeting & Analysis room (Stevenson 217).
Karl and Adrian are going to work through and present the textbook Modelling High-Level Cognitive Processes, by Richard P. Cooper (with contributions from Peter …read more
Sem 3 (Comp. Formal Sem. w/ Haskell) lecture notes: Part 3
The final 4 sets of intro-to-Haskell lecture notes and the associated Haskell code files are now available. Just as before, the ghci commands are numbered in the same way in the pdf and the corresponding hs files for ease of reference:read more
Sem 3 (Comp. Formal Sem. w/ Haskell) lecture notes: Part 2
The next 4 sets of lecture notes and the associated Haskell code files are now available. Just as before, the ghci commands are numbered in the same way in the pdf and the corresponding hs files for ease of reference:
- intro-to-haskell4.pdf, intro-to-haskell4.hs: recursion and thinking recursively
- intro-to-haskell5.pdf …