Carnegie Mellon University

Academic Minute
5:00 am
Tue January 21, 2014

Dr. Tom Mitchell, Carnegie Mellon University – Language Learning Computer

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Tom Mitchell of Carnegie Mellon University introduces us to NELL, a language learning computer. 

Tom Mitchell is a professor of computer science and Chair of the Machine Learning Department at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His current research projects are focused on determining how the human brain represents word meaning and creating a computer that learns independently by reading the Internet. He earned his Ph.D. at Stanford University.

About Dr. Mitchell

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed July 10, 2013

Dr. Ryan Sullivan, Carnegie Mellon University – Origin of California Snow

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Ryan Sullivan of Carnegie Mellon University explains why California snow is dependent on dust from across the Pacific.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri January 4, 2013

Dr. Taya Cohen, Carnegie Mellon University – Guilt and Moral Character

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Taya Cohen of Carnegie Mellon University reveals why our moral nature may depend on our response to guilt.

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