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Mitxelena Awards for PhD theses: Maite Oronoz eta Larraitz Uria


Our colleague Maite Oronoz won last Monday the II. Koldo MItxelena Award for PhD Theses organized by Euskaltzaindia (the Academy of Basque Language) and  the University of the Basque Country.


Besides, our colleague Larraitz Uria’s PhD thesis was also nominated for this award.

Both theses face language error detection. Maite’s thesis deals with it from a […]

Larraitz Uria's PhD Thesis: A framework for the analysis of errors and deviations in Basque texts. Analysis and processing of errors on the use of determiners.

We analyse errors and deviations made in Basque to bring contributions to two research fields: in the field of automatic error treatment, our aim is to develop spelling, grammar and style checkers for Basque; in the field of ICALL, we aim to create resources for the study of the language learning process. In both fields, […]

Maite Oronoz develops new system to detect and correct syntactic mistakes (2009/09/21)

The new system called Saroi is a general tool which, apart from dealing with errors, can be used to make consultations about syntactic structures in the trees of analysis and to make searches for linguistic structures in such trees.

Maite Oronoz has analysed the existing tools for the detection and correction of syntactic mistakes. To detect […]