Yorick Alexander Wilks: A Meaningful Journey

Part of the Text, Speech and Language Technology book series (TLTB, volume 36)


This chapter attempts to summarize Yorick’s long and rich professional career and introduce some of his main areas of contribution which are elaborated in other chapters. Teacher, researcher, mentor, and actor, this chapter pays tribute to his many contributions, professional service and honors


Natural Language Processing Computational Linguistic Machine Translation Word Sense Disambiguation Statistical Machine Translation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.MITRE CorpBedfordUnited States of America

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