Her research interests include natural language and speech processing, spoken dialogue systems, and machine learning for language processing. She has over 50 patents that were granted and co-authored more than 200 papers in natural language and speech processing. She is the recipient of three best paper awards for her work on active learning for dialogue systems, from IEEE Signal Processing Society, ISCA and EURASIP. She was an associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Audio, Speech and Language Processing (2005-2008), member of the IEEE Speech and Language Technical Committee (2009-2014), area editor for speech and language processing for Elsevier's Digital Signal Processing Journal and IEEE Signal Processing Letters (2011-2013).
She is a fellow of IEEE and ISCA.
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Workshop on Deep Learning for Action and Interaction, NIPS 2016 (2016)
Using Recurrent Neural Networks for Slot Filling in Spoken Language Understanding
IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, vol. 23 (2015), pp. 530-539
Spoken language understanding
IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, vol. 25:3 (2008), pp. 50-58