Altmann-Piotrovskij law (APL)


Vienna, September, 28th – 29th, 2017


Call for papers

Altmann-Piotrovskij law (APL) plays a crucial role for Quantitative Linguistics and related disciplines. Language change processes can be modelled by various power models and differential equations. The workshop aims to get an overview on current projects in quantitative linguistics, related to historical changes and (historical) processes in general. Moreover, the workshop focuses on particular problems in data acquisition, appropriate statistical tools of modelling and possible fields of enhancement of the APL to other field of linguistics.

Participants: IQLA members € 25, non-members € 100

Place: Institute for Slavonic Studies, University of Vienna

Programme: September, 28th – 29th, 2017


Institut für Slawistik
Universität Wien
Spitalgasse 2, Hof 3
1090 Wien

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Pension Baltic ("low price segment")

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Hotel-Pension Bleckmann
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Währinger Straße 15
1090 Wien

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Hotel Regina
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