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Welcome to the LATLab!

The Linguistic and Assistive Technologies Laboratory (LATLab) conducts research in computational linguistics and human-computer interaction with a primary focus on accessibility applications and assistive technology for people with disabilities.

The LATLab is located at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in the Golisano College of Computing and Information Science, as part of the Department of Information Sciences and Technologies. Researchers at the lab are associated with a variety of academic programs, including the Masters Program in Human Computer Interaction and PhD Program in Computing and Information Sciences. The LATLab is part of the HCI at RIT research community.

This page contains information about the laboratory's publications, funded research projects, and current news.

You can also find details about the people at the lab and learn more about the facilities and equipment resources.

This website also contains directions for travelling to the LATLab and contact information.

Please feel free to contact us with questions or if you would like to become involved with the laboratory's projects. The director of the LATLab is Matt Huenerfauth, Associate Professor at Rochester Institute of Technology.

Corpus: For information about accessing our corpus of video and motion-capture recordings of American Sign Language, please visit the homepage of the ASL Motion-Capture Corpus.