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The proposal period for 2023 internships will open in November 2022

This is new project, more information coming soon. If you are interested in this project contact Lorraine Chapman.

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Project Description

Create a knowledge base using NLP++ and the conceptual grammar for the human body. This includes a "part-of" hierarchy for the human body, an accompanying vocabulary. This will allow for processing of medical texts.

If you are interested in this project, please contact Add email link to mentor.

Completion of this project involves:

By the mid term review we would expect you to have:

Mentor

David de Hilster
david.dehilster@lexisnexisrisk.com

Backup Mentor: TBD 

Skills needed
  • Keen interest in natural language
  • Ability to do research on the internet
  • Ability to learn and program in NLP++
  • Ability to write test code in ECL using the NLP++ plugin to test the KB and dictionary
Deliverables

Midterm

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End of project

  • <Deliverables expected by the end of the internship>
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