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Dr Febe de Wet

Research Interests
  • Robustness in automatic speech recognition
  • Automatic assessment of oral language proficiency using automatic speech recognition
  • Applications of speech and language technology in foreign language acquisition and literacy
Febe de Wet is a researcher at SU-CLaST. She obtained a B.Eng. (Electronic Engineering) at Stellenbosch University (1993) and an M.Eng. (Electronic Engineering) at the University of Pretoria (1999). In 2003 she received a PhD from the Radboud University in Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

Tel: (+27 21 808) 3215
Location: Arts Building Room 534

Dr Christa van der Walt

Research Interests
  • Bi- and multi -lingual instruction
  • English (and varieties thereof) as a global language
  • Language planning, language policies and language politics
Tel: +27 21 808 2284
Fax: +27 21 808 2283
Location: GG Cillie Room 3017
Mr Herman Engelbrecht

Research interests
  • Digital signal processing
  • Speech and language recognition
  • Statistical Machine Translation focusing on Speech-to-Speech translation
Herman Engelbrecht is a researcher at SU-CLaST. He obtained an MSc.Eng at Stellenbosch University (2004).

Tel: +27 21 808-3805
Location: E&E Department Room E304
Ms Alison Wileman

Specialising in:
  • the phonetic and orthographic transcription of South African English
Alison Wileman works at SU_CLaST as an annotator of South African English. She obtained a BA degree at UCT (1975), Higher Education Diploma at Stellenbosch University (1976) and the Diploma in Education: Junior Primary at Cape Town Teachers' College (1980).

Tel: +27 21 808-4732
Location: Arts Building, Room 531

Tel: +27 21 808 2017 / Fax: +27 21 808 3975

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