Translating university lectures in multiple languages

ScienceDaily | Jun 14, 2019 at 1:01 PM
  • Machine translation systems have made it remarkably simple for someone to ask for directions to their hotel in a language they have never heard or seen before.
  • Nakamura’s research group acquired 46.5 hours of archived lecture videos from NAIST with their transcriptions and English translations, and developed a deep learning-based system to transcribe Japanese lecture speech and to translate it into English.
  • Live translations limit the processing time and thus the accuracy.