Low-Resource Speech & Language (LSL)

The Low-Resource Speech & Language (LSL) group is a small research group at Stellenbosch University working on methods that would allow speech and language processing systems to be developed with as little supervision as possible. Apart from the students listed below, LSL also has a number of members from the DSP laboratory and MediaLab at Stellenbosch.

Current students

  • Kayode Olaleye (PhD)
  • Benjamin van Niekerk (PhD)
  • Laura Martinus (MEng, co-supervisor: Jan Buys)
  • Christiaan Jacobs (MEng)
  • Lisa van Staden (MEng)
  • Leanne Nortje (MEng)
  • Henry Kotze (MEng, main supervisor: Willem Jordaan)

Past students

  • AndrĂ© Nortje (MEng, 2020, co-supervisor: Herman A. Engelbrecht)
  • Ryan Eloff (MEng, 2020, co-supervisor: Herman A. Engelbrecht)
  • Petri-John Last (MEng, 2020, co-supervisor: Herman A. Engelbrecht)
  • Matthew Reynard (MEng, 2020, main supervisor: Herman A. Engelbrecht)
  • Arnu Pretorius (PhD, 2019, main supervisor: Steve Kroon)
  • Sameer Bansal (PhD, 2019, main supervisors: Sharon Goldwater and Adam Lopez)