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Damir Cavar

  • Associate Professor
  • Associate Professor
  • Indiana University Bloomington
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Research interests

LinguisticsArtificial IntelligenceNatural Language ProcessingMachine Learning


Computational Semantics and Computational Pragmatics, Knowledge Graphs and Ontologies, Artificial Intelligence and Spoken Language Interfaces

Co-authors (9)

  • Stasinos Konstantopoulos
  • Nina Gierasimczuk
  • Damir Kero
  • Nikola Ljubešić
  • Jadranka Stojanovski
  • Franjo Pehar

Publications (5)

  • Endangered language documentation: Bootstrapping a Chatino speech corpus, forced aligner, ASR

    • Ćavar M
    • Cavar D
    • Cruz H
  • Generating a Yiddish speech corpus, forced aligner and basic ASR system for the AHEYM project

    • Ćavar M
    • Cavar D
    • Kerler D
    • et al.
  • Global open resources and information for language and linguistic analysis (GORILLA)

    • Cavar D
    • Ćavar M
    • Moe L
  • Visualization of language relations and families: MultiTree

    • Cavar D
    • Cavar M
  • Efficient morphological parsing with a weighted finite state transducer

    • Ćavar D
    • Jazbec I
    • Runjaić S

Professional experience

Associate Professor

Indiana University Bloomington

August 2016 - Present

Associate Research Scientist

Indiana University at Bloomington

July 2014 - January 2016(2 years)

Assistant Professor of Computational Linguistics

Eastern Michigan University

August 2011 - June 2014(3 years)

Substituting Professor of Computational Linguistics

Universität Konstanz - University of Konstanz

October 2010 - July 2011(9 months)

Chair of Computational Linguistics

University of Zadar, Linguistics Department

September 2009 - March 2011(2 years)

Education history

Dr. phil.

Universität Potsdam - University of Potsdam

November 1999 - Present