Language and Speech Processing-Massey University

Welcome to

Language and Speech Processing








Our mission is to become one of the best research centres in New Zealand.

o   We will focus on both theoretical research and applied research

o   We will attract best people and students

o   We will focus on securing research and industry grants


Our research includes the following areas:


        Speech Processing:

o   Speech Recognition (e.g., Maori Speech Recognition)

o   Spoken Emotion


        Language Processing

o   Sentiment Analysis

o   Text Mining

o   Machine Translation

        Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning

o   Big data

o   Image Processing

o   Graph-based Learning


        Fuzzy Set Systems and Theory

o   Computing with Words

o   Fuzzy Liner Regression

        Intelligent Systems ( the applications of the above)

o   Applying Speech Processing Technology in Foreign Language Teaching and Learning

o   Web of Things







Contact the Director, Dr. Ruili Wang at