Email: ttmt001 at uw dot edu
University of Washington
Department of Electrical Engineering
Campus Box 352500
185 Stevens Way
Seattle, WA 98195-2500
I'm a PhD student in
the Transformation, Interpretation, and Analysis of Language
(TIAL) lab at the University of Washington,
Electrical Engineering Department.
My advisor is Prof. Mari Ostendorf
and we work on various speech and language processing projects.
Before UW, I was at Bucknell University,
a small liberal arts college in Lewisburg, PA.
My Master's thesis advisor was
Prof. Robert Nickel
in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department.
(Probably outdated) LinkedIn Profile
Speech processing, natural language processing
Applications of speech and NLP to health, education, social [media, science]
Conferences, Workshops, Theses
Parsing Speech: A Neural Approach to Integrating Lexical and Acoustic-Prosodic Information
Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL-HLT), 2018
Characterizing the Language of Online Communities and its Relation to Community Reception
Trang Tran and
Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), 2016
Recognition of Stance Strength and Polarity in Spontaneous Speech
IEEE Workshop on Spoken Language Technology (SLT), 2014
Noise-robust Voice Conversion
Master's Thesis, Bucknell University, Electrical Engineering, 2014
These are mostly fun class/side projects on topics I am interested in and would like to
I am from Ha Noi, Viet Nam. "Trang" is a very common Vietnamese name,
pronounced as "Ch[o|ah]ng"
Duolingo (500+ days streak!);
my travel map (sadly not yet well-explored);
my running map (I'm very slow but I love running).