ChiQat was originally developed in the Natural Language Processing Lab in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Carnegie Mellon University Qatar.

Development team

The ChiQat project was supervised by Dr. Barbara Di Eugenio, director of the Natural Language Processing Lab at UIC, and Dr. Davide Fossati. The system was primarily developed by Nick Green, Rachel Harsley, Mehrdad Alizadeh, and Dr. Omar AlZoubi.


This work was funded by the NPRP grant 5-939-1-155 from the Qatar National Research Fund (a member of Qatar Foundation).