Prof Ingrid Zukerman
Ingrid Zukerman is a Professor in Computer Science at Monash University. She received her BSc degree in Industrial Engineering and Management and her MSc degree in Operations Research from the Technion — Israel Institute of Technology. She obtained her PhD in Computer Science from UCLA in 1986. Since then, she has been working in the Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University. Her areas of interest are discourse and dialogue, spoken language interpretation and activity recognition.
Matthieu Herrmann is a research fellow at the Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University. He defended his PhD at the Complex System Institute in Paris in June 2016 before joining Monash in November 2016.
His main research interests are in formal methods, type systems and programming languages. He had worked on a variety of different projects in collaboration with Monash’s researchers. He joined the BARD project in May, working with Ingrid Zukerman on the early steps of the the Natural Language Generation module.
Dr. A.K.M. Azad
Azad is a postdoctoral research fellow in BARD-NLG team. He completed his Ph.D. in computational systems biology from Monash University, Australia. His research interest includes Bayesian Intelligence, Bayesian Network analysis, Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, and Bayesian Statistical Modelling. His Ph.D. research was on the computational modeling and characterization of cell signaling cross-talks in cancer drug resistance.