Name:  Nuno Freire

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Academic Degree: PhD

Professional Status:  Senior Researcher at The European Library

CLUL's Research Sector: CLG- Group for the Computation of Lexical and Grammatical Knowledge

Research Areas: Processing Natural Languages, Wordnet


Academic Degrees:

  • Graduate in Computer and Software Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico
  • Master in Computer and Electrotechnic Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico
  • PhD in Computer and Software Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico

Publications:

P. Marrafa, R. Amaro, N. Freire, S. Mendes, "Portuguese Controlled Language: Coping with Ambiguity", Third Workshop on Controlled Natural Language, 2012.

C. Latronico, N. Freire, , S. Agudo, A. Juffinger, "The European Library: A Data Service Endpoint for the Bibliographic Universe of Europe", In proceeding of the

N. Freire, J. Borbinha, P. Calado, "An Analysis of the Named Entity Recognition Problem in Digital Library Metadata", ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2012.

N. Freire, J. Borbinha, P. Calado, "An approach for Named Entity Recognition in Poorly Structured Data", 9th Extended Semantic Web Conference, 2012.

H. Manguinhas, N. Freire, J.Machado, J. Borbinha, "Supporting multilingual bibliographic resource discovery with Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records", Semantic Web Journal, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 3-21, IOS Press, 2011.

N. Freire, J. Borbinha, P. Calado, "A Language Independent Approach for Aligning Subject Heading Systems with Geographic Ontologies", International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications 2011, 2011.

N. Freire, J. Borbinha, P. Calado, "A Language Independent Approach for Named Entity Recognition in Subject Headings", International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries 2011, 2011.

N. Freire, J. Borbinha, P. Calado, B. Martins, "A Metadata Geoparsing System for Place Name Recognition and Resolution in Metadata Records", ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2011.

N. Freire, A. Juffinger, "Using National Bibliographies for Rights Clearance", ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, 2011.

H. Manguinhas, N. Freire, J. Borbinha, "FRBRization of MARC records in multiple catalogs", Proceedings of the 10th annual joint conference on Digital libraries, 2010.

N. Freire, J. Borbinha, B. Martins, "Consolidation of References to Persons in Bibliographic Databases." ICADL 2008 – The 11th International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries, 2008.

N. Freire; J. Borbinha, P. Calado. "Identification of FRBR Works within Bibliographic Databases: an Experiment with UNIMARC and Duplicate Detection Techniques". ICADL 2007 – 10th International Conference On Asian Digital Libraries. Hanoi, Vietnam, Dezembro de 2007.

Martins, B., Borbinha, J., Pedrosa, G., Gil, J., and Freire, N. 2007. "Geographically-aware information retrieval for collections of digitized historical maps". In Proceedings of the 4th ACM Workshop on Geographical information Retrieval (Lisbon, Portugal, November 09 - 09, 2007). GIR '07. ACM, New York, NY, 39-42.

N. Freire; H. Manguinhas; J. Borbinha. "Metadata Spaces: The concept and a case with REPOX". ICADL 2006 – 9th International Conference On Asian Digital Libraries. Kyoto, Japão, Novembro de 2006. Best Student Paper Award.

J. Borbinha; N. Freire; J. Neves (2004). "BND: The Architecture of a National Digital Library". JCDL 2004 – Joint Conference on Digital Libraries. Tucson, Arizona, EUA, Junho de 2004.

J. Borbinha; N. Freire; M. Silva; B. Martins (2003). "Internet Search Engines And Opacs: Getting The Best Of Two Worlds". ELPUB 2003 - Seventh International Conference on Electronic Publishing. Guimarães, Portugal, Junho de 2003.