Rob Malouf

Associate Professor
Faculty advisor, Linguistics Student Association

Department of Linguistics and Asian / Middle Eastern Languages
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-7727
PGP public key
619.594.4877 (fax)
AIM: maloufsdsu

Office: SHW 244
Office Hours: Tu 10:00–11:00, Th 1:00–2:00, or by appt

Open University Certificate in Computational Linguistics

Rob Malouf (photo)

The most important questions of life are, for the most part, really only questions of probability. Laplace (1812)

Special wards in lunatic asylums could well be populated with mathematicians who have attempted to predict random events from finite data samples. Epstein (1977)


Fall 2015

Ling 571 Computational Corpus Linguistics

Ling 620 Advanced Formal Syntax

Ling 795 Seminar: Sociolinguistic Typology

Old courses

Ling 354 Language and Computers

Ling 501 Fundamentals of Linguistics

Ling 503 Functions of Language

Ling 520 Fundamentals of Linguistics

Ling 523 Morphology

CS 558 Computer Simulation

CS/Ling 581 Introduction to Computational Linguistics

Ling 681 Statistical Methods in Comp Ling

Ling 696 Adv Stat Meth in Comp Ling

Ling 795 Seminar: Machine Learning

Ling 795 Seminar: Text Mining

Ling 795 Seminar: Analyzing Web Texts

Ling 795 Seminar: Dependency Parsing

Ling 795 Seminar: Simulation in Linguistic Theory

Ling 795 Seminar: Word-based Morphology

Ling 795 Seminar: Information Theory in Linguistics

Ling 7800-035 Introduction to Probability and Information Theory

Machine Learning for NLP (Seoul National University)


Toolkit for Advanced Discriminative Modeling

Instrumented Item-and-Pattern Morphology

Rescorla-Wagner associative learning

Publications, Full CV

Google Scholar

Erdős number


11th Conference of the Association for Linguistic Typology, Albuquerque, August 1–3, 2015

Cogsci 2015, Pasadena, July 23–25

First Quantitative Morphology Meeting (QMM1), Belgrade, Serbia, July 11–15

SDSU Linguistics Student Association spring colloquium, April 11, 2015

Berkeley Linguistics Society, February 7–8, 2015

North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad open round, January 29, 2015



100 peaks in San Diego

Photos and more photos
Last modified: Thu Aug 27 08:45:03 PDT 2015
Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!