Jorge Baptista

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Jorge Baptista

Jorge Baptista got his "Licenciatura" and MA in Linguistics from the Faculty of Letters of the University of Lisbon, in 1990 and 1995, respectively. He has a PhD in Linguistics (syntax) from University of Algarve (2001). He is an Associate Professor at University of Algarve and an invited researcher at L2F, INESC ID Lisbon.

Jorge Baptista’s main research interests are in computational and theoretical linguistics (syntax, grammar, large coverage lexica, corpus linguistics, machine translation).

INESC ID Information

Publications

Book Chapters

2018

  • Cristina Mota, Jorge Baptista, Anabela Barreiro, Formalizing Natural Languages with NooJ 2018 and Its Natural Language Processing Applications, chapter The Lexicon-Grammar of Predicate Nouns with 'ser de' in Port4NooJ, Springer Cham, December 2018

2016

  • Jorge Baptista, Ilia Markov, Perspectives Harrissiennes, chapter Morphosyntactic processes involving body-part nouns in Portuguese, in Claire Martinot, Christiane Marque-Pucheu, and Sonia Gerolimich (Eds.), pp. 255-, CRL, November 2016

2010

  • Jorge Baptista, Les Tables. La grammaire du français par le menu (Mélanges en hommage à Christian Leclère), chapter Verba dicendi: a structure looking for verbs. In: Nakamura, Takuya; Laporte, Éric; Dister, Anne; Fairon, Cédrick (eds.). pp.11-20, CENTAL (Cahiers du CENTAL 6) /, June 2010

2008

International Journals

2018

  • Anabela Barreiro, Rebelo-Arnold, Ida, Jorge Baptista, Cristina Mota, Parafraseamento Automático de Registo Informal em Registo Formal na Língua Portuguesa, Linguamática, Universidade do Minho and Universidade de Vigo, vol. 10, n. 2, pages 53-61, December 2018

2017

  • Ilia Markov, Jorge Baptista, Obdulia Pichardo-Lagunas , Authorship Attribution in Portuguese Using Character N-grams, Acta Polytechnica Hungarica, vol. 14, n. 3, doi: DOI10.12700/APH.14.3.2017.3.4, November 2017

2015

  • Amanda Pontes Rassi, Jorge Baptista, Oto Araújo Vale, Oto Vale. Um corpus anotado de construções com verbo-suporte em Português, Gragoatá , Instituto de Letras - Universidade Federal Fluminense, vol. 38, n. 1, pages 207-230, Rio de Janeiro, June 2015

2013

  • Thomas Pellegrini, Rui Correia, Isabel Trancoso, Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Maxine Eskenazi, ASR-based exercises for listening comprehension practice in European Portuguese, Computer Speech and Language, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csl.2013.02.004, February 2013

2012

2010

  • Caroline Hagège, Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Caracterização e Processamento de Expressões Temporais em Português, Linguamática, vol. 2, n. 1, pages 63-76, April 2010

2005

  • Jorge Baptista, Graça Fernandes, Anabela Correia, Léxico-gramática das frases fixas do Portugués europeu. Breve presentatión, Cadernos de Fraseoloxía Galega, Xunta de Galicia, vol. 7, pages 41-53, Galicia, Spain, December 2005

Edited Proceedings

2018

  • Anabela Barreiro, Jorge Baptista, Renata Vieira, Paulo Quaresma, Linguistic Tools and Resources for Paraphrasing in Portuguese, PROPOR 2018, Canela, Brazil, September 2018
  • Anabela Barreiro, Jorge Baptista, Renata Vieira, Paulo Quaresma, Prefácio - POP - Por Outras Palavras, Linguamática - Universidade do, 10, 2, September 2018

2014

  • Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Sara Candeias, Ivandré Paraboni, Thiago Pardo, Maria das Graça Nunes, Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language. 11th International Conference PROPOR’2014, Springer-Verlag, Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artific, 8775, São Carlos – SP, Brazil, July 2014

International Conferences

2017

  • Helena Gómez-Adorno, Ilia Markov, Jorge Baptista, Grigori Sidorov, David Pinto, Discriminating between Similar Languages Using a Combination of Typed and Untyped Character N-grams and Words, In 4th Workshop on NLP for Similar Languages, Varieties and Dialects (VarDial 2017), ACL, Gómez-Adorno, Helena; Ilia Markov, Jorge Baptista, Grigori Sidorov, David Pinto. , April 2017

2016

  • Francisco Dias, Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Automated Anonymization of Text Documents, In 2016 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), IEEE, pages 1287-1294, doi: 10.1109/CEC.2016.7743936, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 2016
  • Jorge Baptista, Sandra Maria de Babo Lourenço , Nuno J. Mamede, Automatic Generation of Exercises on Passive Transformation in Portuguese, In 2016 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), IEEE, pages 4962-4972, doi: 10.1109/CEC.2016.7744427, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 2016
  • José Miguel Pinheiro Correia, Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Syntax Deep Explorer, In 12th International Conference PROPOR’2016, Springer, vol. 9727, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artific, pages 189-201, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-41552-9_19, Tomar, Lisboa, July 2016
  • José Miguel Pinheiro Correia, Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Syntax Deep Explorer (demo), In 12th International Conference PROPOR’2016, Proceedings of the Demo Session, pages 27-29, Tomar, Portugal, July 2016
  • Rui Correia, Nuno J. Mamede, Maxine Eskenazi, Jorge Baptista, metaTED: a Corpus of Metadiscourse for Spoken Language, In LREC 2016 - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, European Language Resources Association (ELRA), pages 23-28, Portorož, Slovenia, May 2016
  • Pedro Curto, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, Assisting European Portuguese Teaching: Linguistic features extraction and automatic readability classifier, Springer, vol. 583, series Communications in Computer and Information Science, pages 81-96, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-29585-5_5, February 2016

2015

  • Amanda Pontes Rassi, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, Oto Araújo Vale, Integrating support verb constructions into a parser, In STIL 2015, X Brazilian Symposium in Information and Human Language Technology, Sociedade Brasileira de Computação, pages 57--62, Claudia Freitas, Alexandre Rademaker (Eds.), Natal, Rio Grande do Norte (Brasil), 4-7 novembro 2015, , Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brasil, November 2015
  • Tatyana Fukova, Svitlana Chornobay, Jorge Baptista, Lexicon-Grammar of Russian verbal Idioms, In Computerised and Corpus-based Approaches to Phraseology: Monolingual and Multilingual Perspectives, Gloria Corpas Pastor. Proceedings of Conference of the European Society of Phraseology (EuroPhras’2015). Málaga (Spain), June 28-July 2, 2015, European Society of Phraseology (EuroPhras’2015)/Editions Tr, pages 139-153, 23. 2015. Tetyana Fukova, Svitlana Chornobay and Jorge Baptista. in Corpas Pastor, G. (ed.) Computerised and Corpus-based Approaches to Phraseology: Monolingual and Multilingual Perspectives/Fraseología computacional y basada en corpus: perspectiva, June 2015
  • Sónia Reis, Jorge Baptista, Portuguese Proverbs: Types and Variants, In Computerised and Corpus-based Approaches to Phraseology: Monolingual and Multilingual Perspectives. Gloria Corpas Pastor (ed.). Proceedings of Conference, Málaga (Spain), June 28-July 2, 2015, European Society of Phraseology (EuroPhras’2015)/Editions Tr, pages 208--217, Geneva, June 2015

2014

  • Amanda P. Rassi, Jorge Baptista, Oto Vale, Automatic Detection of Proverbs and their Variants, In 11th International Conference PROPOR’2014, Springer International Publishing, vol. 8775, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artific, pages 141-152, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-09761-9_14, São Carlos – SP, Brazil, October 2014
  • Ilia Markov, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, Body-Part Nouns and Whole-Part Relations in Portuguese, In Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language. 11th International Conference PROPOR’2014, Springer International Publishing, vol. 8775, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artific, pages 125-136, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-09761-9_13, São Carlos SP, Brazil, October 2014
  • Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Ilia Markov, Integrating Verbal Idioms into an NLP System, In Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language. 11th International Conference PROPOR’2014, Springer International Publishing, vol. 8775, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artific, pages 250-255, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-09761-9_28, São Carlos SP, Brazil, October 2014
  • Rui Correia, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, Maxine Eskenazi, Toward Automatic Classification of Metadiscourse, In 9th International Conference on NLP, PolTAL 2014, Springer International Publishing, vol. 8686, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artific, pages 262-269, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-10888-9_27, Warsaw, Poland, September 2014
  • Amanda Rassi, Jorge Baptista, Oto Vale, Proverb Variation: Experiments on Automatic Detection in Brazilian Portuguese Texts, In Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language. 11th International Conference PROPOR’2014, Springer, vol. 8775, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artific, pages 141-152, Carlos – SP, Brazil, July 2014
  • Amanda Rassi, Oto Vale, Jorge Baptista, Automatic Detection of Proverbs and their Variants, In Symposium on Languages, Applications and Technologies (SLATE‘14), Dagstuhl Publishing, series Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz-Zentrum fur Informatik, pages 235-250, Bragança, Portugal, June 2014
  • Rui Correia, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, Maxine Eskenazi, Using the Crowd to Annotate Metadiscursive Acts, In 10th Joint ACL – ISO Workshop on Interoperable Semantic Annotation (LREC Workshop), pages 102-108, Reykjavik, Iceland, May 2014

2013

  • Rui Pedro Talhadas dos Santos, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, Semantic Roles for Portuguese Verbs, In 32nd International Conference on Lexis and Grammar, pages 127-132, UALG/FCHS: Faro, Portugal, September 2013

2012

  • Isabel Trancoso, Thomas Pellegrini, André Freire Silva, Rui Correia, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, Learning Portuguese with Speech Technologies, In IBERSPEECH 2012, pages 411-414, Demo paper, Madrid, Spain, November 2012
  • Lucas Nunes Vieira, Cláudio Diniz, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, A Lexicon of Verb and -mente Adverb Collocations in Portuguese, In Proceedings of the 31st International Conference on Lexis and Grammar, Università degli Studi di Salerno /University of South Bohem, pages 155-161, Czech Republic, September 2012
  • Rui Correia, Jorge Baptista, Maxine Eskenazi, Nuno J. Mamede, Maxine Eskenazi, Automatic Generation of Cloze Question Stems, In International Conference on Computational Processing of Portuguese (Propor 2012), Springer-Verlag, vol. 7243, series Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, pages 168–178, Coimbra, Portugal, April 2012
  • André Freire Silva, Cristiano José Lopes Marques, Jorge Baptista, Alfredo Ferreira, Nuno J. Mamede, REAP.PT SYSTEM: Serious Games for Learning Portuguese, In International Conference on Computational Processing of Portuguese (Propor 2012), Springer-Verlag, vol. 7243, series Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, pages 248–259, Coimbra, Portugal, April 2012

2011

  • André Freire Silva, Nuno J. Mamede, Alfredo Ferreira, Jorge Baptista, João Fernandes, Towards a Serious Game for Portuguese Learning, In 2nd International Conference on Serious Games Development and Applications (SGDA 2011), Springer-Verlag, vol. 6944, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 83 - 94, Lisbon, Portugall, October 2011

2010

  • Rui Correia, Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Isabel Trancoso, Maxine Eskenazi, Automatic Generation of Cloze Question Distractors, In Second Language Studies: Acquisition, Learning, Education and Technology, SLaTE: the ISCA SIG on Speech and Language Technology in Edu, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan, September 2010
  • Jorge Baptista, Nuno J. Mamede, Fernando Gomes, Auxiliary verbs and verbal chains in European Portuguese, In 9th International Conference on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language (Propor 2010), Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, vol. 6001, series LNAI, pages 110-119, doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-12320-7_14, Porto Alegre, Brazil, April 2010
  • Jorge Baptista, Neuza Costa, Joaquim Guerra, Marcos Zampieri, Maria de Lurdes Cabral, Nuno J. Mamede, P-AWL: Academic Word List for Portuguese, In 9th International Conference on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language (Propor 2010), Springer Berlin / Heidelberg, vol. 6001, series LNAI, pages 120-123, doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-12320-7_15, Porto Alegre, Brazil, April 2010

2009

  • Luís Marujo, José Lopes, Nuno J. Mamede, Isabel Trancoso, Juan Pino, Maxine Eskenazi, Jorge Baptista, Céu Viana, Porting REAP to European Portuguese, In ISCA International Workshop on Speech and Language Technology in Education (SLaTE 2009), ISCA, ISBN: 070442729X / 9780704427297, Wroxall Abbey Estate, Warwickshire, England, September 2009

2006

  • Jorge Baptista, Fernando Batista, Nuno J. Mamede, Building a Dictionary of Anthroponyms, In PROPOR'2006 - Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, Springer Verlag, Berlin / Heidelberg, vol. 3960, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 21-30, Itatiaia, Brazil, May 2006

2004

  • Jorge Baptista, Anabela Correia, Graça Fernandes, Frozen Sentences of Portuguese: Formal Descriptions for NLP, In Workshop on Multiword Expressions: Integrating Processing, International Conference of the European Chapter of the sociation for Computational Linguistics, pages 72-79, Barcelona, Spain, July 2004

National Conferences

2016

2014

2013

2011

  • Ricardo Jorge Rosa Portela, Nuno J. Mamede, Jorge Baptista, Multiword Identification, In Terceiro Simpósio de Informáctica (INFORUM 2011), Dep. de Eng. Informática da Universidade de Coimbra, pages 663-674, Coimbra, Portugal, October 2011

2010

2005

  • Jorge Baptista, Fernando Batista, Nuno J. Mamede, Cristina Mota, Npro: um novo recurso para o processamento computacional do Português, In XXI Encontro APL, Porto, Portugal, December 2005

PhD theses

Ongoing

  • Estruturas Gramaticais e Níveis de Proficiência em Português Língua Estrangeira, Rui Pedro Talhadas dos Santos. (2015-). Jorge Baptista, advisor. Nuno J. Mamede, co-advisor.

MSc theses

Ongoing

  • Anotação e Avaliação de Sintagmas Preposicionais, José Diogo Gabriel de Oliveira. (2019-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Syntax Deep Explorer with multiple corpora, João Pedro dos Santos Trindade. (2018-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Adivinhador de palavras desconhecidas, João Humberto Moncóvio Rebelo, askijsdogk. (2017-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Desambiguar a classe de construção dos verbos usando um corpus paralelo, Valentyn Hulevych. (2017-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Idenficação de Eventos na Cadeia String, José Paulo de Oliveira Rodrigues Marques Dias. (2017-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Identificação e Classificação de Entidades Mencionadas em Discursos Políticos, Catarina Vieira de Mendonça. (2017-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Desambiguação semântica de nomes, José Pedro de Almeida Arvela. (2016-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Legibilidade de livros de Ensino de Português, Gonçalo André Ramos Carvalho Pinto. (2016-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Desambiguação da classe de construção dos verbos, Ricardo Filipe Mendes Pires. (2016-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Repositório de Entidades Morfológicas, Eduardo António Gonçalves Castanho. (2013-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.

Finished

  • Syntax Deep Explorer, José Miguel Pinheiro Correia. Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa (2014-2015). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Desambiguação semântica de nomes, Rita Alexandra Correia Soares Amaro Policarpo. Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa (2013-2015). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Verb Sense Classification, Gonçalo André Rodrigues Suissas. Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa (2013-2014). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Verb Sense Disambiguation , Tiago Manuel Paulo Travanca. Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (2011-2013). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • REAP.PT Sintáctico, Cristiano José Lopes Marques. Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (2010-2011). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.
  • Resolução de Expressões Anafóricas, Nuno Ricardo Pedruco Nobre. Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (2009-2011). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.

Internships

Ongoing

  • Estágio de Portofólio, Ana Isabel Silva Galvão, Catarina Vieira de Mendonça. (2017-). Nuno J. Mamede, advisor. Jorge Baptista, co-advisor.