Hannes Pirker

(+43 1) 51581 – 2293


… is a computational linguist who has been working in numerous national and international research projects, and thus gained expertise in a wide range of topics, e.g. natural language processing, speech synthesis, embodied conversational agents, markup-languages, and semantic-web technologies.

At the ACDH-CH, he currently is concerned with the Austrian Media Corpus and with the semi-automatic corpus-based enhancement of dictionaries.


  • Wissik, Tanja, and Hannes Pirker. 2018. ParlAT beta Corpus of Austrian Parliamentary Records. Darja Fišer, Eskevich, Maria, and de Jong, Franciska. LREC2018 Workshop ParlaCLARIN: Creating and Using Parliamentary Corpora In Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation LREC2018. Miyazaki: European Language Resources Association.
  • Ransmayr, Jutta, Sonja Schwaiger, Matej Ďurčo, Hannes Pirker, and Wolfgang U. Dressler. 2016. Graduierung der Transparenz von Diminutiven auf -chen: Eine korpuslinguistische Untersuchung. Deutsche Sprache. Zeitschrift für Theorie, Praxis, Dokumentation 44/3 (2016): 261-286.