Alexander Nakhimovsky

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Alexander Nakhimovsky

Associate Professor of Linguistics, Emeritus

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BA, Tartu University, 1969; MA, Leningrad University, 1972; MA (1977), PhD (1979), Cornell University

Visiting assistant professor, Cornell University, 1988-89; Columbia University; Cornell University; SUNY Oswego

Software engineering, internet programming, artificial intelligence, computational linguistics, cognitive science

Internet programming, computer applications, multimedia authoring systems, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, linguistics, XML

  • XML Programming, (Apress Publishers, 2002)
  • Professional Java XML (WROX, 2000)
  • Javascript Objects (WROX, 1998)
  • Articles, reviews in Educational Computing Research, Computational Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence, Computers and the Humanities; Meaning-Text Linguistics and the Problem of Voice (1983)
  • Translations, edited and introduced with Alice Nakhimovsky, The Semiotics of Language and History, (1985)
  • Three Russian language textbooks (1980-85)
  • Witness to History: The Photographs of Yevgeni Khaldei (with Alice Nakhimovsky, Aperture, New York, 1997)

Research Fellow, Yale University 1986-87