Our strenghts

CLST focuses on fundamental and applied research in the field of Language and Speech Technology, in order to make sure that the citizens of today and tomorrow are able to continue to participate in our information society. Although our research is widely specialized in the field of Language and Speech Technology, our strength lies in the following points in particular.

  • Knowledge and expertise in speech technology, particularly in fundamental ASR technology and speech data
  • Knowledge and expertise in language technology, particularly in the integration of rule-based and statistical processing of written language
  • Combination of knowledge and expertise in the field of both language and speech technology
  • Combination of fundamental and applied research
  • Strongly embedded in the Digital Humanities context of the Faculty of Arts
  • A strong network of national and international contacts