This group was created as such in 1994 and it represents the experience gained during several years in computer systems development and particularly Knowledge Based Systems. As a working group with a high members turnover, which is one of the University working group characteristics, its activities are varied. These activities reflect what the group wants to be, what it wants to do and what it wants to reach.

These are the areas of research of our interest:

   Applied Artificial Intelligence
   Knowledge Based Systems
   Quality - Software Quality Assurance
   Reengineering - Software Maintenance - Inverse Engineering
   Natural Language Processing - Machine Translation
   Validation, Verification & Testing Plans
   Multilingual Information Retrieval
   Information Extraction from Texts. Multilinguality
   Creation & Maintenance of Lexical Resources for NLP
   Multilingual content Representation. Interlinguas
   Text Mining