The University of Sheffield
Natural Language Processing Group

The Natural Language Processing Research Group , established in 1993 , is one of the largest and most successful language processing groups in the UK and has a strong global reputation.

Natural Language Processing (NLP) is an interdisciplinary field that uses computational methods:

The group's research interests fall into the broad areas of: The NLP group's research has received support from: the EU's Framework Programmes (Frameworks 4,5, 6 and 7), the UK research councils -- the EPSRC, BBSRC, MRC and AHRC -- and various industrial sponsors, including GlaxoSmithKline and IBM.

The NLP group has close associations with the Speech and Hearing and Information Retrieval research groups which carry out research into other areas of computational processing of human language.

We also host the ICCL & CLUK Websites