Graduate Student Fellow Helps Computers Interpret Human Languages

Computers don’t speak the same language as humans, but Afra Feyza Akyürek uses machine learning to help computers process and interpret human languages better.  Akyürek, a PhD student in Computer Science at Boston University, aims to improve the dialogue between humans and computers and refine programs like Siri or Alexa.

Learn more about Afra Feyza Akyürek’s work in this article by Alex Johnson for the Hariri Institute.