Publications

Articles

International Journal Articles: 3

2020

- Sofia Cavaco and Isabel Guimarães and Mariana Ascensão and Alberto Abad and Ivo Anjos and Francisco Luís Campos Pais de Oliveira and Sofia Martins and Nuno Marques and Maxine Eskenazi and João Magalhães and Margarida Grilo, The BioVisualSpeech Corpus of Words with Sibilants for Speech Therapy Games Development, article in Information vol. 11 pp. 470, Oct. 2020, Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute [DOI Article link] [bibTex]
- Anna Maria Pompili and Alberto Abad and David Martins de Matos and Isabel Pavão Martins, Pragmatic Aspects of Discourse Production for the Automatic Identification of Alzheimer's Disease, article in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing pp. 1-11, Jan. 2020, IEEE [DOI Article link] [bibTex] [PDF]

2019

- Andreas Nautsch and Abelino Jiménez, and Amos Treiber and Jascha Kolberg and Catherine Jasserand and Els Kindt and Héctor Delgado and Massimiliano Todisco and Mohamed Amine Hmani and Aymen Mtibaa and Mohammed Ahmed Abdelraheem and Alberto Abad and Francisco Teixeira and Driss Matrouf and Marta Gomez-Barrero and Dijana Petrovska-Delacrétaz and Gérard Chollet and Nicholas Evans and Thomas Schneider and Jean-François Bonastre and Bhiksha Raj and Isabel Trancoso and Christoph Busch, Preserving Privacy in Speaker and Speech Characterisation, article in Computer Speech & Language vol. 58 pp. 441--480, Nov. 2019, Elsevier [Article] [DOI Article link] [bibTex] [PDF]

International Conferences: 17

2020

- John Daniel Fidalgo Mendonça and Francisco Teixeira and Isabel Trancoso and Alberto Abad, Analyzing Breath Signals for the Interspeech 2020 ComParE Challenge, presented at Interspeech 2020, Oct. 2020 [bibTex]
- Anna Maria Pompili and Rubén Solera Ureña and Alberto Abad and Rita Cardoso and Isabel Guimarães and Margherita Fabbri and Isabel P Martins and Joaquim Ferreira, Assessment of Parkinson's Disease Medication State through Automatic Speech Analysis, presented at Interspeech 2020, Oct. 2020 [bibTex]
- Mariana Julião and Alberto Abad and Helena Moniz, Exploring Text and Audio Embeddings for Multi-Dimension Elderly Emotion Recognition, presented at Interspeech 2020, Oct. 2020 [bibTex]
- Isabel Trancoso and Francisco Teixeira and Maria Joana Ribeiro Folgado Correia and Maria Catarina Tavares Botelho and Alberto Abad and Bhiksha Raj, Profiling speech for clinical applications, presented at (Keynote paper) SPECOM - 22nd International Conference on Speech and Computer, Oct. 2020 [bibTex]
- Anna Maria Pompili and Thomas Rolland and Alberto Abad, The INESC-ID Multi-Modal System for the ADReSS 2020 Challenge, presented at Interspeech 2020, Oct. 2020 [bibTex]
- Maria Catarina Tavares Botelho and Lorenz Diener and Dennis Küster and Kevin Scheck and Shahin Amiriparian and Björn W Schuller and Tanja Schultz and Alberto Abad and Isabel Trancoso, Toward Silent Paralinguistics: Speech-to-EMG–Retrieving Articulatory Muscle Activity from Speech, presented at Interspeech 2020, Oct. 2020 [bibTex]
- Alberto Abad and Peter Bell and Andrea Carmantini and Steve Renais, Cross lingual transfer learning for zero-resource domain adaptation, presented at ICASSP 2020-2020 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), May. 2020 [bibTex]
- Francisco Luís Campos Pais de Oliveira and Alberto Abad and Isabel Trancoso, A Multiplayer Voice-Enabled Game Platform for the Elderly, presented at International Conference on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, Mar. 2020 [bibTex]
- Mariana Julião and Alberto Abad and Helena Moniz, Comparison of Heterogeneous Feature Sets for Intonation Verification, presented at International Conference on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, Mar. 2020 [bibTex] [PDF]
- Anna Maria Pompili and Alberto Abad and Isabel Trancoso and José Fonseca and Isabel P Martins, Evaluation and Extensions of an Automatic Speech Therapy Platform, presented at International Conference on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, Mar. 2020 [bibTex]
- Isabel Trancoso and Maria Joana Ribeiro Folgado Correia and Francisco Teixeira and Maria Catarina Tavares Botelho and Alberto Abad and Bhiksha Raj, Speech – a health biomarker, presented at (Keynote paper) International Conference on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, Mar. 2020 [bibTex]
- Margarida Grilo and Isabel Guimarães and Mariana Ascensão and Alberto Abad and Ivo Anjos and João Magalhães and Sofia Cavaco, The BioVisualSpeech European Portuguese Sibilants Corpus, presented at International Conference on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, Mar. 2020 [bibTex]

2019

- Isabel Trancoso and Maria Joana Ribeiro Folgado Correia and Francisco Teixeira and Alberto Abad and Maria Catarina Tavares Botelho and Bhiksha Raj, Speech as a (private?) biomarker for speech affecting diseases, presented at (Keynote) ICIEA 2019 - The 14th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications, Jun. 2019 [bibTex]
- Chang-I Lai and Alberto Abad and Korin Richmond and Junichi Yamagishi and Najim Dehak and Simon King, Attentive filtering networks for audio replay attack detection, presented at IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), May. 2019 [bibTex] [PDF]

Dissertations

PhD Theses: 1

2019

MSc Theses: 7

2021

- João Diogo Pereira da Silva Dionísio Botelheiro advised by Alberto Abad and Rui Correia, Automatic Nativeness Assessment, MSc Thesis, Jan. 2021 [bibTex]
- Rui Orlando Magalhães Ribeiro advised by Alberto Abad and José David Aguas Lopes, Domain adaptation for neural network based dialogue systems, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Jan. 2021 [bibTex]
- Carlos Manuel Ferreira Carvalho advised by Alberto Abad, End-to-end automatic speech recognition in Portuguese, MSc Thesis, Jan. 2021 [bibTex]
- Matilde Huberty Nogueira Ramos advised by Alberto Abad and Isabel Trancoso, Speech and Language Technologies Applied to the Therapy of Reading Disabilities, MSc Thesis at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Jan. 2021 [bibTex] [PDF]

2020

- Francisco Machado Duarte advised by João F. Ferreira and Alberto Abad, IntelliComment: An IDE Plugin to Improve Java Source Code Using Comments, MSc Thesis, Sep. 2020 [bibTex]

2019

- Guilherme Jorge de Lemos Marques advised by Alberto Abad and Anna Maria Pompili, Development of Mobile Application For Speech Therapy, MSc Thesis, Dec. 2019 [bibTex]
- Pedro Miguel Teiga Melo Teles advised by Isabel Trancoso and Alberto Abad, Surdez na Terceira Idade, MSc Thesis, Jul. 2019 [bibTex]

Internships: 1

2019

- Diogo Manuel Bragança Carrasco advised by Alberto Abad, Tratamento de Dados, short term traineeship, Mar. 2019 [bibTex]