<HEAD> <TITLE>Nizar Habash</TITLE> <script type="text/javascript"> var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-6541828-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); </script> </HEAD> <BODY BGCOLOR="white" LANG="EN-US" link=#00009c VLINK="#FF0000" ALINK="#FF0000"> <FONT FACE="Verdana"> <TABLE BORDER="0" CELLSPACING="5" CELLPADDING="5" Valign="top"> <TR> <TD VALIGN="TOP" ALIGN="center"> <TABLE BORDER="0" ALIGN="center" CELLSPACING="0" CELLPADDING="0"> <TR> <TD VALIGN="TOP" CELLSPACING="0" CELLPADDING="0" style="background-color:#EBF4FA"> <center><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pix/pro1s.jpg" ALT="Nizar" ></center> <br> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<b>Nizar Habash </b><br> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Associate Professor <br> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Computer Science <br> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;New York University Abu Dhabi<br> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;E-mail: <i>nizar<i>.</i>habash</i>@nyu.edu<br> <br> </TD> </TR> </TABLE> <i> Before emailing me, please read the <a href="http://www.nizarhabash.com/HabashFAQ.html" target=main>FAQ page</A></i>. <br> Here is a link to my <a href="http://www.nizarhabash.com/Bio-NizarHabash.html"> short biography</a>. </TD> <TD> <TABLE BORDER="0" CELLSPACING="5" CELLPADDING="0"> <TR> <TD> <CENTER><TABLE ALIGN="center" CELLPADDING="10"> <TR> <TD ALIGN="center" BGCOLOR="#000000"> <FONT COLOR="#FFFFFF" SIZE="7">Nizar Habash</FONT><br> </TD> </TR> </TABLE> </CENTER> </TD> </TR> <TR> <TD> <br> <hr> <P>Welcome to my home page. My name is Nizar Habash F2'1 -(4 (pronounced /n&#601;z&aacute;r &#295;&aacute;ba&#643;/). I am an Associate Professor of Computer Science at <A HREF="http://www.nyuad.nyu.edu" target="_top">New York University Abu Dhabi</A>. I am also the director of the Computational Approaches to Modeling Language (CAMeL) Lab: <a href="http://www.camel-lab.com" target="_top">www.camel-lab.com</a>. <P> My areas of research are natural language processing and computational linguistics. I primarily work on machine translation and Arabic and Arabic dialect language processing. For more information about my research, check out my <a href="http://www.nizarhabash.com/CV.pdf" target=main>CV</A> and <A href="http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=DGb-sBwAAAAJ" target="_top">list of publications</A>. <p> For courses I teach, tutorials and textbooks, see my <A target=main href="http://www.nizarhabash.com/teaching.html">teaching</A> page. </P> <hr> <P><span style="font-family:Verdana">I am also an amateur <A HREF="http://www.nizarhabash.com/art.html">artist</a>. </span>One of my favorite art projects is my artificial language <A HREF="http://www.delason.com/delason_digest.pdf">Delason</A>. It took seven years in the making. My current large art project is <A HREF="http://www.palisra.com">Palisra</A>, a collection of pieces reflecting my views on the Middle East conflict. <p>I sell some of my artisitic creations through Zazzle: <a href="http://www.zazzle.com/nizware?rf=238446086542732389">nizware</a> is my art product line. </P> <hr> </TD> </TR> </TABLE> </TD> </TR> </TABLE> </FONT> </td> </tr> </TABLE> </FONT> <a href="http://www.nizarhabash.com/publications.html"><! For Google Scholar></a> </BODY> </HTML>