Informatics 2A: Processing Formal and Natural Languages (2012-13)
Most recent announcements first.
- John and Alex will operate revision office hours in the run-up to the exam.
- Alex Simpson (IF 5.25): 11.30-12.30 on Tue 4th, Fri 7th, Tue 11th, Thu 13th.
- John Longley (IF 5.12): 10.30-11.30 on Mon 10th, Wed 12th, Thu 13th.
- Lab sessions will take place in Weeks 9 and 10 (Nov 12 to 23).
The venues are different from those of the earlier sessions;
for details see the Times and Places
- It is important to make all Assignment 1 submissions before
the 4pm deadline today. Please do not attempt to submit after this deadline. (Announced 5th November.)
Two emergency drop-in labs with demonstrator support will be held on Friday 2nd November to assist with Assignment 1. The times and locations are: 1100-1200 in AT 5.04; and 1400-1500 in AT 5.05. (Announced 1st November.)
The deadline for Assignment 1 has been extended by one week to 4pm on Monday 5th November 2012. (Announced 16th October.)
As part of this course, you will learn how to program in Python
, and how to use NLTK
, the Natural Language Toolkit.
The Lab Materials
page has worksheets to
help you get to grips with these.
Another relevant piece of software is JFLAP
, the interactive formal
languages and automata package.
The Inf2A exam will take place in December.
The date, time and venue are set by Registry; they will appear here once
they have been publicized.
To be appointed at the first lecture.
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