Paola Velardi

  • Sapienza University of Rome, Computer Science Departementm, Italy

According to our database1, Paola Velardi authored at least 113 papers between 1983 and 2022.

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A Network-Based Analysis of Disease Modules From a Taxonomic Perspective.
IEEE J. Biomed. Health Informatics, 2022

Supporting Personalized Health Care With Social Media Analytics: An Application to Hypothyroidism.
ACM Trans. Comput. Heal., 2022

Collaborative is better than adversarial: generative cooperative networks for topic clustering.
Proceedings of the SAC '22: The 37th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing, Virtual Event, April 25, 2022

Hidden space deep sequential risk prediction on student trajectories.
Future Gener. Comput. Syst., 2021

AGDLI: ArCo, GVP and DBpedia Linking Initiative.
Proceedings of the ISWC 2021 Posters, 2021

C<sub>o</sub>R<sub>o</sub>NN<sub>a</sub>: a deep sequential framework to predict epidemic spread.
Proceedings of the SAC '21: The 36th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing, 2021

Integrating categorical and structural proximity in Disease Ontologies.
Proceedings of the 43rd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society, 2021

Gender, rank, and social networks on an enterprise social media platform.
Soc. Networks, 2020

A feature-learning-based method for the disease-gene prediction problem.
Int. J. Data Min. Bioinform., 2020

A Survey of Machine Learning Approaches for Student Dropout Prediction in Online Courses.
ACM Comput. Surv., 2020

Predicting disease genes for complex diseases using random watcher-walker.
Proceedings of the SAC '20: The 35th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing, online event, [Brno, Czech Republic], March 30, 2020

Multiple Knowledge GraphDB (MKGDB).
Proceedings of The 12th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference, 2020

A Reproducibility Study of Deep and Surface Machine Learning Methods for Human-related Trajectory Prediction.
Proceedings of the CIKM '20: The 29th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management, 2020

A topic recommender for journalists.
Inf. Retr. J., 2019

Quality of Life Assessment of Diabetic patients from health-related blogs.
CoRR, 2019

The social phenotype: Extracting a patient-centered perspective of diabetes from health-related blogs.
Artif. Intell. Medicine, 2019

WebIsAGraph: A Very Large Hypernymy Graph from a Web Corpus.
Proceedings of the Sixth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics, 2019

Predicting Disease Genes Using Connectivity and Functional Features.
Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, 2019

CrumbTrail: An efficient methodology to reduce multiple inheritance in knowledge graphs.
Knowl. Based Syst., 2018

Wiki-MID: A Very Large Multi-domain Interests Dataset of Twitter Users with Mappings to Wikipedia.
Proceedings of the Semantic Web - ISWC 2018, 2018

What to write and why: a recommender for news media.
Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, 2018

A Large Multilingual and Multi-domain Dataset for Recommender Systems.
Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 2018

Efficient Pruning of Large Knowledge Graphs.
Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 2018

Automatic acquisition of a taxonomy of microblogs users' interests.
J. Web Semant., 2017

Hashtag Sense Clustering Based on Temporal Similarity.
Comput. Linguistics, 2017

A Gendered Analysis of Leadership in Enterprise Social Networks.
Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Web and Social Media, 2017

What to Write? A topic recommender for journalists.
Proceedings of the 2017 Workshop: Natural Language Processing meets Journalism, 2017

Capturing Users' Information and Communication Needs for the Press Officers.
Proceedings of the Workshop on Social Media for Personalization and Search co-located with 39th European Conference on Information Retrieval, 2017

Detecting network leaders in enterprises.
Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design, 2017

Efficient temporal mining of micro-blog texts and its application to event discovery.
Data Min. Knowl. Discov., 2016

Semantic Enabled Recommender System for Micro-Blog Users.
Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Mining Workshops, 2016

Recommendation of microblog users based on hierarchical interest profiles.
Soc. Netw. Anal. Min., 2015

Analysis of women leadership in enterprise social networks.
CoRR, 2015

Large Scale Homophily Analysis in Twitter Using a Twixonomy.
Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 2015

A Semantic Recommender for Micro-blog Users.
Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE International Congress on Big Data, New York City, NY, USA, June 27, 2015

Twitter mining for fine-grained syndromic surveillance.
Artif. Intell. Medicine, 2014

Time Makes Sense: Event Discovery in Twitter Using Temporal Similarity.
Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conferences on Web Intelligence (WI) and Intelligent Agent Technologies (IAT), Warsaw, Poland, August 11-14, 2014, 2014

Temporal Semantics: Time-Varying Hashtag Sense Clustering.
Proceedings of the Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management, 2014

Predicting Flu Epidemics Using Twitter and Historical Data.
Proceedings of the Brain Informatics and Health - International Conference, 2014

OntoLearn Reloaded: A Graph-Based Algorithm for Taxonomy Induction.
Comput. Linguistics, 2013

Open domain knowledge extraction: inference on a web scale.
Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Web Intelligence, Mining and Semantics, 2013

Automated learning of everyday patients' language for medical blogs analytics.
Proceedings of the Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing, 2013

Semantically interconnected social networks.
Soc. Netw. Anal. Min., 2012

A New Method for Evaluating Automatically Learned Terminological Taxonomies.
Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 2012

A Graph-Based Algorithm for Inducing Lexical Taxonomies from Scratch.
Proceedings of the IJCAI 2011, 2011

Exploratory Analysis of the Social Network of Researchers in Inductive Logic Programming.
Proceedings of the Computational Social Network Analysis, 2010

Analyzing Collaborations Through Content-Based Social Networks.
Proceedings of the Computational Social Network Analysis, 2010

An Annotated Dataset for Extracting Definitions and Hypernyms from the Web.
Proceedings of the International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 2010

Clustering Enterprise Networks by Patent Analysis.
Proceedings of the Third Interop-Vlab.It Workshop on Enterprise Interoperability, 2010

Learning Word-Class Lattices for Definition and Hypernym Extraction.
Proceedings of the ACL 2010, 2010

From Glossaries to Ontologies: Extracting Semantic Structure from Textual Definitions.
Proceedings of the Ontology Learning and Population: Bridging the Gap between Text and Knowledge, 2008

Monitoring the status of a research community through a Knowledge Map.
Web Intell. Agent Syst., 2008

Mining the Web to Create Specialized Glossaries.
IEEE Intell. Syst., 2008

Modeling Collaborations Content in Social Network Analysis.
Proceedings of the 2008 IEEE / WIC / ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence, 2008

A New Content-Based Model for Social Network Analysis.
Proceedings of the 2th IEEE International Conference on Semantic Computing (ICSC 2008), 2008

Advancing Topic Ontology Learning through Term Extraction.
Proceedings of the PRICAI 2008: Trends in Artificial Intelligence, 2008

Content-Based Social Network Analysis.
Proceedings of the ECAI 2008, 2008

A Taxonomy Learning Method and Its Application to Characterize a Scientific Web Community.
IEEE Trans. Knowl. Data Eng., 2007

A Semantically Enriched Competency Management System to Support the Analysis of a Web-based Research Network.
Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE / WIC / ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence, 2007

Semantic Indexing of a Competence Map to Support Scientific Collaboration in a Research Community.
Proceedings of the IJCAI 2007, 2007

TermExtractor: a Web Application to Learn the Shared Terminology of Emergent Web Communities.
Proceedings of the Enterprise Interoperability II, 2007

GlossExtractor: A Web Application to Automatically Create a Domain Glossary.
Proceedings of the AI*IA 2007: Artificial Intelligence and Human-Oriented Computing, 2007

Supporting Scientific Collaboration in a Network of Excellence Through a Semantically Indexed Knowledge Map.
Proceedings of the Enterprise Interoperability, 2006

Ontology Enrichment Through Automatic Semantic Annotation of On-Line Glossaries.
Proceedings of the Managing Knowledge in a World of Networks, 2006

Enriching a Formal Ontology with a Thesaurus: an Application in the Cultural Heritage Domain.
Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Ontology Learning and Population: Bridging the Gap between Text and Knowledge@COLING/ACL 2006, 2006

Structural Semantic Interconnections: A Knowledge-Based Approach to Word Sense Disambiguation.
IEEE Trans. Pattern Anal. Mach. Intell., 2005

Detecting The Emergence Of New Concepts In Web Communities.
Proceedings of the EMOI, 2005

Learning Domain Ontologies from Document Warehouses and Dedicated Web Sites.
Comput. Linguistics, 2004

Structural semantic interconnection: a knowledge-based approach to Word Sense Disambiguation.
Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on the Evaluation of Systems for the Semantic Analysis of Text, 2004

Automatic Generation of Glosses in the OntoLearn System.
Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 2004

Quantitative and Qualitative Evaluation of the OntoLearn Ontology Learning System.
Proceedings of the COLING 2004, 2004

A knowledge-based approach to ontology learning and semantic annotation.
Proceedings of the CAiSE'04 Workshops in connection with The 16th Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering, 2004

Ontology Learning and Its Application to Automated Terminology Translation.
IEEE Intell. Syst., 2003

Text Mining Techniques to Automatically Enrich a Domain Ontology.
Appl. Intell., 2003

The OntoWordNet Project: Extension and Axiomatization of Conceptual Relations in WordNet.
Proceedings of the On The Move to Meaningful Internet Systems 2003: CoopIS, DOA, and ODBASE, 2003

Integrated Approach to Web Ontology Learning and Engineering.
Computer, 2002

The Usable Ontology: An Environment for Building and Assessing a Domain Ontology.
Proceedings of the Semantic Web, 2002

Feature-Based WSD: Why We Are at a Dead-End.
Proceedings of the Advances in Natural Language Processing, 2002

Automatic Adaptation of WordNet to Domains.
Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 2002

Unsupervised Named Entity Recognition Using Syntatic and Semantic Contextual Evidence.
Comput. Linguistics, 2001

Using text processing techniques to automatically enrich a domain ontology.
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Formal Ontology in Information Systems, 2001

Identification of Relevant Terms to Support the Construction of Domain Ontologies.
Proceedings of the Workshop on Human Language Technology and Knowledge Management@ACL 2001, 2001

Automatic adaptation of proper noun dictionaries through cooperation of machine learning and probabilistic methods.
Proceedings of the SIGIR 2000: Proceedings of the 23rd Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, 2000

Will Very Large Corpora Play For Semantic Disambiguation The Role That Massive Computing Power Is Playing For Other AI-Hard Problems?
Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 2000

A Theoretical Analysis of Context-based Learning Algorithms or Word Sense Disambiguation.
Proceedings of the ECAI 2000, 2000

Semantic tagging of unknown proper nouns.
Nat. Lang. Eng., 1999

Finding a domain-appropriate sense inventory for semantically tagging a corpus.
Nat. Lang. Eng., 1998

Using corpus evidence for automatic gazetteer extension.
Proceedings of the First International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, 1998

Automatic Adaptation of WordNet to Sublanguages and to Computational Tasks.
Proceedings of the Workshop Usage of WordNet in Natural Language Processing Systems@ACL/COLING, 1998

Automatic Semantic Tagging of Unknown Proper Names.
Proceedings of the 36th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics and 17th International Conference on Computational Linguistics, 1998

Automatic Selection of Class Labels from a Thesaurus for an Effective Semantic Tagging of Corpora.
Proceedings of the 5th Applied Natural Language Processing Conference, 1997

Integrating General-purpose and Corpus-based Verb Classification.
Comput. Linguistics, 1996

An Empirical Symbolic Approach to Natural Language Processing.
Artif. Intell., 1996

Unsupervised Learning of Syntactic Knowledge: Methods and Measures.
Proceedings of the Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, 1996

A "not-so-shallow" parser for collocational analysis.
Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Computational Linguistics, 1994

Acquisition of selectional patterns in sublanguages.
Mach. Transl., 1993

What can be learned from raw texts?
Mach. Transl., 1993

Semi-automatic extraction of linguistic information for syntactic disambiguation.
Appl. Artif. Intell., 1993

Computational Lexicons: the Neat Examples and the Odd Exemplars.
Proceedings of the 3rd Applied Natural Language Processing Conference, 1992

How to Encode Semantic Knowledge: A Method for Meaning Representation and Computer-Aided Acquisition.
Comput. Linguistics, 1991

Using Word Association for Syntactic Disambiguation.
Proceedings of the Trends in Artificial Intelligence, 1991

Why Human Translators Still Sleep In Peace? (Four Engineering And Linguistic Gaps In NLP).
Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Computational Linguistics, 1990

Acquisition of semantic patterns from a natural corpus of texts.
SIGART Newsl., 1989

A System for Text Analysis and Lexical Knowledge Acquisition.
Data Knowl. Eng., 1989

Computer Aided Interpretation of Lexical Coocurrences.
Proceedings of the 27th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, 1989

Conceptual Graphs for the Analysis and Generation of Sentences.
IBM J. Res. Dev., 1988

Representation and control strategies for large knowledge domains: An Application to NLP.
Appl. Artif. Intell., 1988

Interfaces for Advanced Data Base Systems: Iconic, Graphical, Natural Language Oriented - Panel.
Proceedings of the Entity-Relationship Approach: A Bridge to the User, 1988

Integrating Conceptual Graphs and Logic in a Natural Language Understanding System.
Proceedings of the Natural Language Understanding and Logic Programming, 1987

A Structured Representation Of Word-Senses For Semantic Analysis.
Proceedings of the EACL 1989, 1987

Hardware-Related Software Errors: Measurement and Analysis.
IEEE Trans. Software Eng., 1985

A Study of Software Failures and Recovery in the MVS Operating System.
IEEE Trans. Computers, 1984

Performance Modeling of the DBMAC Architecture.
Proceedings of the Database Machines, 1983