Lukas Thoma, BA MA has been working as a PhD candidate on the project "Cognitive Plausibility of Deep Learning Language Models" since summer 2022. It is an interdisciplinary collaboration between the psycholinguistics work group at the Department of Linguistics and the Natural Language Processing work group of the research group Data Mining and Machine Learning, both at the University of Vienna. The project is funded by the Go!Digital 3.0 grant program of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.

Research Interests:

  • Computational psycholinguistics
  • Deep learning NLP
  • Statistical and probabilistic language learning
  • Computer models of the mind