Developing machine learning techniques for understanding sentiment expressed in text.
Fact checking; multimodal fake news detection; Twitter rumour veracity assessment.
Extracting topics, perspectives, viewpoints from text such as news, microblogs, and reviews.
Natural language understanding built upon event representations of text.
Gaining insights into biomedical literature and clincal text.
Machine reading comprehension.
Understanding microblog conversations, political debates, citizen participation and many more.
Analysing multimodal data such as text and image for story illustration, caption generation and image generation.
Controllable language generation.