Accession Number : AD0674415

Title :   START OF MACHINE TRANSLATION IN BULGARIA (NACHALO NA RABOTATA PO MASHINEN PREVOD U NAS),

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Lyudskanov,A.

Report Date : 07 DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The article presents (1) a survey of the modern linguistic trends in Bulgaria (from 1937 on); (2) a survey of the development of cybernetics in Bulgaria during the 1950-1960 period, and the translation algorithms of the early 60's; (3) the broadening of the interest in machine translation (in Bulgaria) following the Fifth International Slavistics Congress in Bulgaria; (4) a description of the operation of the newly-created (1964) group 'Machine Translation and Mathematical Linguistics' at the section 'Mathematical Statistics and the Theory of Probability' at the Mathematical Institute with the Computer Center of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences; and (5) an outline of parallel statistical studies of the structure of the Bulgarian language, a report of the use of machines in processing of materials for the new Bulgarian dictionary, and the like.

Descriptors :   (*MACHINE TRANSLATION, BULGARIA), CYBERNETICS, LINGUISTICS, ALGORITHMS, DICTIONARIES, DIGITAL COMPUTERS

Subject Categories : Linguistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE