Author: Thijs Brouwers

This blogpost describes the master’s project I did at BrainCreators. My research subject was automatic text summarization, a challenging subfield of Natural Language Processing. In this post I first introduce you to the problem, then discuss the current advances in text summarization and describe the approach I took. Finally, I discuss the results of my…

Last February, OpenAI created a big fuzz with a blog post about their impressive language model, GPT-2, which is said to be capable of generating coherent and surprisingly human-like text documents. OpenAI claims it achieves state-of-the-art performance on many language modeling benchmarks without any task-specific training. The big fuzz, however, was not (only) about those…