Qun Liu and Peyman Passban
Dublin City University
Qun Liu is a professor and Theme Leader at ADAPT Centre in Dublin City University, Ireland. His research work focuses on Natural Language Processing and Machine Translation. Before joining DCU he was a professor and the NLP Group Leader at Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ICT-CAS). He received his PhD from Peking University.
Peyman Passban is a postdoctoral researcher at ADAPT Centre working on neural machine translation for low-resource and morphologically complex languages. He obtained his PhD from DCU under the supervision of Prof Qun Liu and Prof Andy Way. He also holds M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees in artificial intelligence and software engineering, respectively. He has been working in the field of NLP and computational linguistics since 2009.