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Alberto Barrón-Cedeño

Qatar Computing Research Institute, HBKU, Qatar

Automated Fact-Checking for Assisting Human Fact-Checkers


Mar 13, 2021
Preslav Nakov, David Corney, Maram Hasanain, Firoj Alam, Tamer Elsayed, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Paolo Papotti, Shaden Shaar, Giovanni Da San Martino

* fact-checking, fact-checkers, check-worthiness, detecting previously fact-checked claims, evidence retrieval 

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Prta: A System to Support the Analysis of Propaganda Techniques in the News


May 12, 2020
Giovanni Da San Martino, Shaden Shaar, Yifan Zhang, Seunghak Yu, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Preslav Nakov

* ACL-2020 
* propaganda, disinformation, fake news, media bias, COVID-19 

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Tailoring and Evaluating the Wikipedia for in-Domain Comparable Corpora Extraction


May 03, 2020
Cristina España-Bonet, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Lluís Màrquez

* 26 pages, 8 figures, 6 tables 

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A Context-Aware Approach for Detecting Check-Worthy Claims in Political Debates


Dec 14, 2019
Pepa Gencheva, Ivan Koychev, Lluís Màrquez, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Preslav Nakov

* RANLP-2017 
* Check-worthiness; Fact-Checking; Veracity; Neural Networks. arXiv admin note: substantial text overlap with arXiv:1908.01328 

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Proppy: A System to Unmask Propaganda in Online News


Dec 14, 2019
Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Giovanni Da San Martino, Israa Jaradat, Preslav Nakov

* Thirty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-2019) 
* propaganda, disinformation, fake news 

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Global Thread-Level Inference for Comment Classification in Community Question Answering


Nov 20, 2019
Shafiq Joty, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Giovanni Da San Martino, Simone Filice, Lluís Màrquez, Alessandro Moschitti, Preslav Nakov

* EMNLP-2015 
* community question answering, thread-level inference, graph-cut, inductive logic programming 

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Findings of the NLP4IF-2019 Shared Task on Fine-Grained Propaganda Detection


Oct 20, 2019
Giovanni Da San Martino, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Preslav Nakov

* [email protected] 
* propaganda, disinformation, fake news. arXiv admin note: text overlap with arXiv:1910.02517 

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Fine-Grained Analysis of Propaganda in News Articles


Oct 06, 2019
Giovanni Da San Martino, Seunghak Yu, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Rostislav Petrov, Preslav Nakov

* EMNLP-2019 

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Tanbih: Get To Know What You Are Reading


Oct 04, 2019
Yifan Zhang, Giovanni Da San Martino, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Salvatore Romeo, Jisun An, Haewoon Kwak, Todor Staykovski, Israa Jaradat, Georgi Karadzhov, Ramy Baly, Kareem Darwish, James Glass, Preslav Nakov

* EMNLP-2019 

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It Takes Nine to Smell a Rat: Neural Multi-Task Learning for Check-Worthiness Prediction


Aug 19, 2019
Slavena Vasileva, Pepa Atanasova, Lluís Màrquez, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Preslav Nakov

* RANLP-2019 
* Check-worthiness; Fact-Checking; Veracity; Multi-task Learning; Neural Networks. arXiv admin note: text overlap with arXiv:1908.01328 

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Automatic Fact-Checking Using Context and Discourse Information


Aug 04, 2019
Pepa Atanasova, Preslav Nakov, Lluís Màrquez, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Georgi Karadzhov, Tsvetomila Mihaylova, Mitra Mohtarami, James Glass

* J. Data and Information Quality, Volume 11 Issue 3, July 2019, Article No. 12 
* JDIQ,Special Issue on Combating Digital Misinformation and Disinformation 

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Team QCRI-MIT at SemEval-2019 Task 4: Propaganda Analysis Meets Hyperpartisan News Detection


Apr 06, 2019
Abdelrhman Saleh, Ramy Baly, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Giovanni Da San Martino, Mitra Mohtarami, Preslav Nakov, James Glass

* Hyperpartisanship, propaganda, news media, fake news, SemEval-2018 

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Studying the History of the Arabic Language: Language Technology and a Large-Scale Historical Corpus


Sep 11, 2018
Yonatan Belinkov, Alexander Magidow, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Avi Shmidman, Maxim Romanov


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An Empirical Analysis of NMT-Derived Interlingual Embeddings and their Use in Parallel Sentence Identification


Nov 15, 2017
Cristina España-Bonet, Ádám Csaba Varga, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Josef van Genabith

* IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, vol. 11, no. 8, pp. 1340-1350, December 2017 
* 11 pages, 4 figures 

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Addressing Community Question Answering in English and Arabic


Oct 18, 2016
Giovanni Da San Martino, Alberto Barrón-Cedeño, Salvatore Romeo, Alessandro Moschitti, Shafiq Joty, Fahad A. Al Obaidli, Kateryna Tymoshenko, Antonio Uva

* presented at Second WebQA workshop, SIGIR2016 (http://plg2.cs.uwaterloo.ca/~avtyurin/WebQA2016/

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