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Autumn Term meetings were normally scheduled at 12.00 till 13.00 every Thursday in Room 3.410. We usually continued discussions over coffee/lunch.
Spring Term meetings were normally scheduled at 13.00 till 14.00 every Thursday in Room 3.407 for wks 19-20 and Room 3.411 for wks 21-24. We usually met at 12.00 before the meeting for a coffee/lunch and chat.
Summer Term meetings are normally scheduled at 13.00 till 14.00 every Thursday in Room 5B.105 for wks 31-32 and Room 5A.108 for wks 33-39. We usually meet at 12.00 before the meeting for a coffee/lunch and chat.
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Topics for 2010—11
To be scheduled
From last year:
- Analysis of Real Data in R
- Doug on BAe message analysis project
From this year's planning meeting:
- Doing Statistics with R
- shallow named entity recognition/disambiguation
- adapting to new domains
Autumn Term 2010
Spring Term 2011
Summer Term 2011
Thursday, 16th June 2011, 1pm-2pm in 5A.108
This week we carried on with chapter 4 pf the PGM book (sections 4.1). Kakia to lead the discussion.
Thursday, 23rd June 2011, 1pm-2pm in 5A.108
This week we carry on with section 4.2. Kakia to lead the discussion.
The resource mentioned in the meeting is available from here (essex users only).
Thursday, 30th June 2011, 1pm-2pm in 5A.108
no meeting this week
Thursday, 7th July2011, 1pm-2pm in 5A.108
This week we carry on with the last part of section 4.2. Kakia to lead the discussion.