Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language

12th International Conference, PROPOR 2016, Tomar, Portugal, July 13-15, 2016, Proceedings

  • João Silva
  • Ricardo Ribeiro
  • Paulo Quaresma
  • André Adami
  • António Branco
Conference proceedings PROPOR 2016

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9727)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 9727)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Language Applications – Full Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Nathan Hartmann, Livia Cucatto, Danielle Brants, Sandra Aluísio
      Pages 12-24
    3. Ariani Di Felippo, Fabrício E. S. Tosta, Thiago A. S. Pardo
      Pages 38-49
    4. João Rodrigues, Luís Gomes, Steven Neale, Andreia Querido, Nuno Rendeiro, Sanja Štajner et al.
      Pages 50-61
    5. Ana Catarina Forte, Pavel B. Brazdil
      Pages 74-85
    6. Silvia M. W. Moraes, André L. L. Santos, Matheus Redecker, Rackel M. Machado, Felipe R. Meneguzzi
      Pages 86-94
    7. Ellen Souza, Tiago Alves, Ingryd Teles, Adriano L. I. Oliveira, Cristine Gusmão
      Pages 95-105
  3. Language Applications – Short Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Patricia Nunes Gonçalves, António Horta Branco
      Pages 115-121
    3. Ellen Souza, Douglas Vitório, Dayvid Castro, Adriano L. I. Oliveira, Cristine Gusmão
      Pages 122-127
    4. António Paulo Santos, Carlos Ramos, Nuno Marques
      Pages 128-133
    5. Henrico Brum, Filipe Araujo, Fabio Kepler
      Pages 134-138
  4. Language Processing – Full Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. Sandra Collovini, Gabriel Machado, Renata Vieira
      Pages 153-164

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Computational Processing of the Portuguese Language, PROPOR 2016, held in Tomar, Portugal, in July 2016.

The 23 full papers and 14 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 52 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections named: language applications, language processing, and language resources.


distributional semantics lexical semantics machine translation semantic knowledge speech processing distance-learning graphic interface hybrid machine translation information extraction information retrieval language comprehension language resources machine learning natural language processing ontologies opinion mining question answering sentiment analysis summarization text mining

Editors and affiliations

  • João Silva
    • 1
  • Ricardo Ribeiro
    • 2
  • Paulo Quaresma
    • 3
  • André Adami
    • 4
  • António Branco
    • 5
  1. 1.Universidade de LisbonPortugal
  2. 2.ISCTE-IULLisbonPortugal
  3. 3.Universidade de ÉvoraÉvoraPortugal
  4. 4.Universidade de Caxias do SulCaxias do SuöBrazil
  5. 5.Universidade de LisbonLisboaPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-41551-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-41552-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
  • About this book