Current research projects at the Centre for Translation Studies

The cutting-edge research projects at the Centre for Translation Studies address a plethora of topics including language resources, language technologies, accessibility, translation and research platforms.

DiÖ

German in Austria. Variation – Contact – Perception

Project duration: 2016-2020 (phase 1), 2020-2024 (phase 2)

Topic: German language use in Austria

Funding: FWF

Information: Forschungsplattform

Exil:Trans

Exil:Trans – Life and work of persecuted translators

Project duration: September 2019 – August 2022

Topic: Life and work of persecuted translators

Funding body: FWF, Joint Project 

Information: Exil:Trans

PROSIMS

Teaching and Learning Multilingual Professional Writing

Project duration: 2014 - 2019

Topic: Writing in multilingual contexts

Funding: FWF (Elise Richter professorship)

Information: PROfessionelles Schreiben In Mehreren Sprachen

IamDiÖ

On everyone's mind and lips: German in Austria

Project duration: 2017-2019 (phase 1), 2020-2021 (phase 2)

Topic: German language use in Austria, citizen science

Funding: FWF

Information: IamDiÖ

Text2TCS

Extracting Terminological Concept Systems from Natural Language Text

Project duration: 2020-2021

Topic: Terminological concept systems,  computational linguistics, machine learning

Funding: Pilot project of the European Language Grid

Information: Text2TCS