Fei Huang is a Research Scientist leading the research effort of machine translation at Facebook Language Technology. Besides general MT problems, he is particularly interested in social media translation: confidence estimation and user feedback of MT outputs, language identification and user language modeling, etc.. He has published papers on machine translation, information extraction, named entity and dialect classification at leading NLP conferences such as ACL, EMNLP, NACCL, COLING etc., served as MT and Multi-linguality area co-chair (ACL-2015 and NLP-KE 2014), IBM Watson Natural Language Processing Professional Interest Group co-chair (2013-2014), and program committee member, journal reviewer numerous times. He graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with Ph.D. on Language Technology.
Natural language processing, machine translation, language detection, user modeling, machine learning, AI