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Meet the Faculty

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Bradley E. Cupp

Visiting Professor of Computer Science

Division: Natural Science Division
Office: Keck Science Center (KSC) 355
Phone: (310) 506-4315
E-mail: brad.cupp@pepperdine.edu

  • B.A., Computer Science and Math, Pepperdine University, 1992
  • M.A., Linguistics, University of Virginia, 1996


  • Senior Capstone
  • Operation Systems
  • Computer Networks
  • Data Structures
  • Computer Science Review
  • Computer Science for Business
  • Probability and Linear Algebra

Key Awards/Affiliations:

  • The Association for Computational Linguistics
  • The Association for Computer Machinery
  • Computational Linguistics
  • Data Mining
  • Information Retrieval
  • Automatic Ontology Construction
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Writing Systems

Academic Interests:

  • A Simple Russian Parser in Lisp
  • An Automatic Text Summarization project for WSJ articles (Data Mining)
  • An Indexer and Search Engine with Automated Stemming in Perl
  • Automatic detection of Speaker Gender with Neural Networks
  • Information Retrieval and Human-Computer Interface
  • The Automatic generation of a folk taxonomy from WordNet
  • Using the Ensemble Interval Histogram as an alternative to the FFT Spectrogram for the Acoustic Analysis of Speech
  • Variations on the Distance metric for Semantic Similarity in taxonomic networks