Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language

8th International Conference, PROPOR 2008 Aveiro, Portugal, September 8-10, 2008 Proceedings

  • Editors
  • António Teixeira
  • Vera Lúcia Strube de Lima
  • Luís Caldas de Oliveira
  • Paulo Quaresma
Conference proceedings PROPOR 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5190)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 5190)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Speech Analysis

    1. Carla Lopes, Fernando Perdigão
      Pages 1-10
    2. Luis M. T. Jesus, Philip J. B. Jackson
      Pages 11-20
    3. Gustavo Esteves Coelho, António Joaquim Serralheiro, João Paulo Neto
      Pages 21-30
  3. Ontologies, Semantics and Anaphora Resolution

    1. Hugo Gonçalo Oliveira, Diana Santos, Paulo Gomes, Nuno Seco
      Pages 31-40
    2. Amanda Rocha Chaves, Lucia Helena Machado Rino
      Pages 51-60
    3. Juliano Baldez de Freitas, Vera Lúcia Strube de Lima, Josiane Fontoura dos Anjos Brandolt
      Pages 61-70
  4. Speech Synthesis

    1. Monique V. Nicodem, Sandra G. Kafka, Rui Seara Jr., Rui Seara
      Pages 71-80
    2. Monique Vitório Nicodem, Izabel Christine Seara, Daiana dos Anjos, Rui Seara Jr., Rui Seara
      Pages 81-90
    3. Sérgio Paulo, Luís C. Oliveira, Carlos Mendes, Luís Figueira, Renato Cassaca, Céu Viana et al.
      Pages 91-100
    4. António Teixeira, Catarina Oliveira, Plínio Barbosa
      Pages 101-111
  5. Machine Learning Applied to Natural Language Processing

    1. Raquel Sánchez Martínez, João Paulo da Silva Neto, Diamantino António Caseiro
      Pages 112-121
    2. Daniel Saraiva Leite, Lucia Helena Machado Rino
      Pages 122-132
    3. Eloize Rossi Marques Seno, Maria das Graças Volpe Nunes
      Pages 133-142
    4. Cícero Nogueira dos Santos, Ruy L. Milidiú, Raúl P. Rentería
      Pages 143-152
    5. José Guilherme C. de Souza, Patricia Nunes Gonçalves, Renata Vieira
      Pages 153-162
  6. Speech Recognition and Applications

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, PROPOR 2008, held in Aveiro, Portugal, in September 2008.

The 21 revised full papers and 16 revised short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 63 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on speech analysis; ontologies, semantics and anaphora resolution; speech synthesis; machine learning applied to natural language processing; speech recognition and applications; natural language processing tools and applications; posters.


Syntax algorithms anaphora information extraction language processing machine translation natural language natural language processing ontology semantic semantics speech analysis speech processing speech recognition speech synthesis

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-85979-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-85980-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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