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... Jorge Daniel Leonardo Proença

Jorge Proença

Former IT academic position: Researcher
Joining/Leaving IT dates: 01-04-2011 / 01-11-2018
Roles held in IT:
Former IT scientific area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Multimedia Signal Processing – Co

Scientific Achievements

  • MSc, Universidade de Coimbra, 01-01-2010
  • Automatic characterization of reading ability in children
  • Speech Recognition
  • Speech Processing
  • Universidade de Coimbra, 01-01-2013,
  • A. Veiga, D. Celorico, J. Proença, S. Candeias, F. Perdigão, Prosodic and Phonetic Features for Speaking Styles Classification and Detection, Chapter in, Advances in Speech and Language Technologies for Iberian Languages, D. Torre Toledano, A. Ortega Giménez, A. Teixeira, J. González Rodríguez, L. Hernández Gómez, R. San Segundo Hernández, and D. Ramos Castro, Springer, Madrid, 2012
  • A. Veiga, S. Candeias, D. Celorico, J. Proença, F. Perdigão, Towards Automatic Classification of Speech Styles, Chapter in, Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, H. Caseli, A. Villavicencio, A. Teixeira, and F. Perdigão, Springer, Coimbra, 2012

Closed Projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
LETSREAD Automatic assessment of reading ability of children IT/LA 01-02-2014 01-03-2016
  • J. Proença, D. Celorico, C. Lopes, M. D. Dias, M.Tjalve Tjalve, A. Stolcke, S. Candeias, F. Perdigão, Camões Prize 2016 for the Technologies for the Portuguese Language, Best paper award at PROPOR 2016 – International Conference on the Computational Processing of Portuguese, given by the Camões Institue for the paper "Design and Analysis of a Database to Evaluate Children’s Reading Aloud Performance", 01-07-2016
  • J. Proença, Automatically evaluating the reading performance of children, Portugal, Coimbra, 03-2017
  • J. Proença, Letsread - automatic evaluation of reading ability of children, Portugal, Braga, 10-2016