Hacking the Tri-Co

Hacking the Tri-Co

Students from Haverford, Bryn Mawr, and Swarthmore gathered on Haverford’s campus for two days of intensive collaborative programming.

COOL CLASSES: “Speech Synthesis and Recognition”

COOL CLASSES: “Speech Synthesis and Recognition”

This introduction to the methodologies used in the automated recognition and synthesis of human speech (used for such technologies as Siri and Amazon Echo) is cross-listed in the computer science and linguistics departments.

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Casey Falk ’16

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Casey Falk ’16

The computer science major studied how machine learning models work by using a novel approach to determine which features of a data set are the most useful to the model.