Alberto Barrón-Cedeño
New paper at JAIR

Our work on exploiting user feedback to online machine translation was accepted for publication at JAIR.

New paper at EMNLP

Still working on improving our model for answer selection in cQA, this time using the entire thread, we got a paper accepted at EMNLP 2015(CORE A).

New paper at ACL

Our efforts on pushing the state of the art in answer selection for community Question Answering using thread-level information resulted in a paper at ACL 2015 (CORE A).

We won SemEval Task 3!

We won the task on answer selection in community question answering in Arabic and arrived the third in English.

Research Interests

My background is on Computer Science. My research interests include:

  • Natural Language Processing
  • Information Retrieval
  • Machine Learning

I work at the ALT research group, part of QCRI. I constantly collaborate with the TALP research center, particularly with Cristina España i Bonet and Meritxell González, Paolo Rosso at Universitat Politècnica de València, Benno Stein at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, and Paul Clough at University of Sheffield.

About me
Scientist at ALT-QCRI.

Contact: albarron -at-

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