Reconstruction and simulation of evolutionary processes in language (TP 3)


The project establishes a link between bioinformatics and computational linguistics. We explore the application and improvement of phylogenetic algorithms, developed in bioinformatics for analyzing DNA sequences, to human language.


Principal Investigators
Leser, Ulf Prof. Dr.-Ing. (Details) (Knowledge Management in Bioinformatics)

Duration of Project
Start date: 07/2003
End date: 12/2007

Research Areas
bioinformatics, Bioinformatik, Phylogenie, phylogeny, Sprachverwandtschaft

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