Speech And Language Expert 450790 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Language Technologies with expertise in spoken dialog systems, speech recognition, multimodal systems, voice processing, speech processing, speech standards, english syntax & grammar, natural language processing, web technologies, assistive technologies, and voice technology in the developing world.

Areas of Expertise

Consulting Experience

My consulting experience includes assisting companies in understanding the state of the art in speech, natural language, and multimodal technologies and in applying these technologies to innovative products. 

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes leading teams for developing tools for natural language processing, speech grammars, dialog systems, and text classification. I also have performed technology evaluations of companies marketing natural language, machine learning, and voice technologies. 


Ph.D.LinguisticsUniversity of Minnesota Minneapolis
M.A.LinguisticsUniversity of Minnesota Minneapolis
B.S.PsychologyUniversity of Illinois Urbana

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

Speech Luminary Award
Applied Voice Input/Output Society
Association for computational Linguistics
Association for Computing Machinery
Linguistic Society of America

Primary Affiliation

Association for Computational Linguistics

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases