Computer Science and Engineering

The Language And Interaction Research (LAIR) group at Michigan State University investigates language use in context and develops approaches for situated language processing and situated dialogue. With our collaborators, the group is also working on integrating language with vision and robotics.

Recent Research Highlight

The following video demonstrates our recent work on teaching robots new verbs. The world is full of uncertainties. The robot can ask good questions and engage in an intelligent interaction with humans to acquire more reliable representation of grounded verb semantics. The details are described in our ACL 2017 paper .

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