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Frederick Jelinek, Pioneer in Speech and Text Understanding Technology, Dies at 77

Frederick Jelinek, a Johns Hopkins University faculty member whose research laid the foundation for modern speech recognition and text translation technology, died on Sept. 14 while working at the university’s Homewood campus in Baltimore. He was 77.