Name: Paula Carvalho
Graduation in Linguistics Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa, 1997
Main research activities
@ XLDB (since Dec. 2008): Opinion mining in the social web, by combining text mining and machine learning techniques with fine-grained linguistic resources.
@ Linguateca (Dec. 2007 - Nov. 2008): Evaluation of NLP systems. Co-organization of national and international joint-evaluations, namely HAREM 2008 (an evaluation contest for named entity recognition in Portuguese) and GeoCLEF 2008 (a track of the Cross Language Evaluation Forum for geographic information retrieval).
@ Logos Corporation, USA (Sep. 1999 - Feb. 2000): Development of linguistic resources for Portuguese-English Machine Translation.
@ LabEL (1998-2004), CAUTL/IST: Development of large-scale and fine-grained lexicons of multiword expressions for Portuguese. Design and implementation of local grammars for ambiguity resolution and parsing, using finite-state techniques.
Technical Writing, ISLA Campus Lisboa, Laureate International Universities (2011-12)
Computational Linguistics/Sentiment Analysis, International Masters in Natural Language Processing and Human Language Technology, Universidade do Algarve (2010/2011; 2011/2012) [Course Module on Opinion Mining and Sentiment Analysis]
Terminology, MA in Legal and Business Translation, Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração (Sept. 2008 - Sept. 2009)
Computational Linguistics, Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa (2002-04) [in collaboration with E. Ranchhod]
Applications in NLP, Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa (2002-03) [in collaboration with E. Ranchhod]
Syntax Module - Análise sintáctica computacional: problemas e métodos, First Linguateca Summer School, Oporto (10-14 Jul. 2006) [in collaboration with E. Bick, on behalf of E. Ranchhod]
- José Vieira, ISLA
- Ana Pires, ISLA (Co-adviser: Pedro Coral Costa)
- Patrícia Carvalho, ISLA
- Inês Pedro, ISLA (Advisor: Ana Frankenberg-Garcia; Co-advisor: Paula Carvalho)
- Margarida Alves, ISLA (Advisor: Ana Frankenberg-Garcia; Co-advisor: Paula Carvalho)