Former Ph.D. students
  • Joachim Daiber: Expected March 2018
  • Milos Stanojevic: graduated 13 December 2017
  • Hoang Cuong: graduated 6 July 2017
  • Gideon Maillette de Buy Wenniger: graduated 10 June 2016
  • Markos Mylonakis (UvA, NWO VIDI): graduated 19 January 2012
  • Reut Tsarfaty (UvA, NWO MOSAIEK project): 2011
  • Hany Hassan co-supervision together with  Andy Way  at Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland.  2011

  • Detlef Prescher (2003-2006 -- Project LeStoGram Consistent Statistical Estimation from Treebanks)
  • Yoav Seginer -- substituting  lecturer for my statistical NLP courses (2007--2008)
  • Tejaswini Deoskar -- 50% substituting lecturer and 50% postdoc (2008-10, VIDI project, NWO)
  • Maxim Khalilov (2009-2011) Postdoc on the VIDI project
  • Bart Mellebeek (STW  DatAptor),  postdoc, Jan 2013 - Oct 2014.
  • Desmond Elliot (2016 - 2017)
  • Stella Frank (2016 - 2017)

Former M.Sc. students

Where and When
After graduation went to...
Jakub Zavrel U. Utrecht, 1995/6 Vector-Space Models for Parsing TextKernel (co-founder)
Jorn Veenstra U. Utrecht, 1995/6 - with Joos Kok 
Head Correlation Detection for Syntactic Analysis 
Vera Hollink UvA 2002 - with Henk Zeevat   Anaphora Resolution by Probabilistic Parsers 
UvA, Amsterdam (PhD student, graduated)
Luciano Buratto UvA 2002    DOP Estimation by Backoff Smoothing            MoL-2002-07 U. of Warwick, UK (PhD student, graduated)
Oren Tsur UvA 2003 - with Maarten de Rijke
QA and Learning Bibliography Classifiers       MoL-2003-06 Hebrew University, Israel (PhD student, graduated)
Andreas Zollmann UvA 2004 - with Detlef Prescher A Consistent and Efficient Estimator for DOP  MoL-2004-02 CMU, USA (PhD student, graduated) 
Roy Bar-Haim 
Technion 2004/5 - with Y.Winter+ A. Itai
Probabilistic Methods for Hebrew Morphological Analysis     U. of Bar-Ilan, Israel (PhD student, graduated)
Thuy Linh Nguyen UvA 2004 Rank-Consistency and DOP Estimation CMU, USA (PhD student, graduated)
Felix Hageloh
UvA 2006
Simulating Collins'97 model using Treebank Transforms and PCFGs
Softwar Engineer
Markos Mylonakis
UvA 2006/7
Bi-directional Noisy-Channel Estimators (Bi-EM)
UvA, ILLC (PhD student, graduated)
Barbara Plank
UvA 2007
Parsing with Domain-awareness
Groningen University (Ph.D. Student, graduated)
Saib Mansour
Technion 2008 withA. Itai and Yoad Winter Segmentation and POS tagging for Arabic and Hebrew
RWTH Aachen (Ph.D. student, graduated)
Sanne Korzec
UvA 2010
Phrase probability estimation in SMT
Sophie Arnoult
UvA 2011
Adjuncts in Statistical Machine Translation
Univ. of Amsterdam, PhD student
Joost Bastings
UvA 2012
Parsing with graph symbols 
SAAB Sweden Consultant
Katya Garmash
UvA 2012
Paraphrasing and SMT (ongoing)
University of Amsterdam, PhD student
Dieuwke Hupkes
UvA 2013
Translation equivalence and Syntactic Structure
University of Amsterdam, Research Assistant