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Upcoming Seminar

 Alessia Pisu

AI-Driven Ontology extraction of Research Areas

This event will take place on Wednesday 13 December 2023

Alessia Pisu - University of Cagliari

Ontologies are essential tools for structuring and collecting human knowledge. They enable the identification and description of concepts concerning a specific topic.
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Tracie Farrell is a Research Fellow at the Open University and recipient of the UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship (Round 6). Her transdisciplinary, mixed methods research explores the impact of...

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Gregoire Burel - Photograph

I am a research associate and data scientist at the Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) with over 10 years of experience applying Machine Learning (ML) and Natural Language Processing (NLP) techniques in...

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Meloni, A., Angioni, S., Salatino, A., Osborne, F., Birukou, A., Recupero, D. and Motta, E. (2023) AIDA-Bot 2.0: Enhancing Conversational Agents with Knowledge Graphs for Analysing the Research Landscape The Semantic Web - ISWC 2023, eds. Terry R., et al Payne, 14265, Springer Cham

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Buscaldi, D., Dessí, D., Motta, E., Murgia, M., Osborne, F. and Recupero, D. (2023) Citation prediction by leveraging transformers and natural language processing heuristics, Information Processing & Management, 61, Elsevier

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Larasati, R., De Liddo, A. and Motta, E. (2023) Meaningful Explanation Effect on User's Trust in an AI Medical System: Designing Explanations for Non-Expert Users, ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems, pp. (Early Access)

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