Masters of Engineering student studying Computer Science at MIT
Working in the User Interface Design group at CSAIL.
Interested in HCI (Human-Computer Interaction), natural language processing, and language acquisition.
I'm currently building tools to help with foreign language learning and translation:
I've worked on some popular open-source projects:
You can find some of my code on Github, Launchpad, and Google Code.
See my resume for details on industry experience.
Geza Kovacs. Smart Subtitles for Language Learning. CHI 2013 Student Research Competition.
Geza Kovacs. ScreenMatch: Providing Context to Software Translators by Displaying Screenshots. CHI 2012 Student Research Competition.
Natural Language Processing (TA, Fall 2012)
Introduction to C++ (Instructor, IAP 2011)
Introduction to C# and the .NET Framework (Instructor, IAP 2011)
Maslab Autonomous Robotics Competition (Software Director, IAP 2011)
I prefer being contacted by email. Addresses are:
As for the usual social networking sites: LinkedIn, Facebook, and Google Plus.
Q: How do I pronounce your name?
A: The "e" sound in Geza is the same as in "hey". The "cs" in Kovacs is pronounced "ch", not "ks".
Q: What are your pseudonyms / other names?
A: I go by tuxcantfly on the Ubuntu forums and some other open-source software-related sites. My Vietnamese name is Minh Trung, which is written in Chinese characters as 明忠. My Hungarian name is Kovács Géza (Hungarian puts the surname first).