Dr. Francine Chen is a Principal Research Scientist at FXPAL. Her research interests are in applied machine learning, with a focus around developing methods for analyzing, organizing and summarizing implicit information in different types of media, including audio, imaged text, images, text, and video. Previously, she was a Member of Research Staff and Manager of the Quantitative Content Analysis area at PARC. She received her M.S. and Ph.D. from MIT and B.S.E. from the University of Michigan.