About me

I'm Thomas Winters, a PhD student at KU Leuven researching artificial intelligence and computational humor.

Selected Projects

2020
Project collaborator

RobBERT

The state-of-the-art Dutch RobBERTa language model

2016
Solo project

TorfsBot

Twitterbot automatically imitating Rik Torfs, the previous rector of KU Leuven

2020
Solo project

Samsonderzoek

Fan theory series about Samson & Gert

2019
Solo project

Impy

Management platform for improvisational theatre

2018
Project lead

Talk generator

AutomaTED slide deck generator about any topic

2018
Solo project

MopjesBot

Twitterbot making Dutch puns about the news

2017
Solo project

SamsonBots

Six mutually-interactive Twitterbots based on Samson & Gert characters

2011
Solo project

Skylarque

Solo music project

2016
Project lead

KU Leugen

Satirical section of the student newspaper Veto

2019
Project collaborator

Improbotics Flanders

Playing improv theatre with artificial intelligence

2015
Solo project

Cilly's Cloning Adventure

3D animation about the dangers of cloning machines

2015
Solo project

DragonScriber

Typing game where you are a dragon, protecting a princess from invading knights.

2015
Solo project

Twitterbots

Over the years, I made various little Twitterbots

2014
Project collaborator

Preparee

Leuven's student improvisational theatre group

2017
Solo project

Automatic Joke Generation

My master's thesis about "Automatic joke generation: learning humor from examples"