Lawrence Cavedon.s Publications



         J. Trippas, D. Spina, L. Cavedon, M. Sanderson, 2017, .How do people interact in conversational speech-only search tasks: A preliminary analysis., The ACM SIGIR Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval (CHIIR), Oslo.

         H. Fayek, M. Lech, L. Cavedon, (accepted, to appear), .Evaluating deep learning architectures for Speech Emotion Recognition engineering and applications., Neural Networks (accepted 7/2/2017).

         G. Pitson, P. Banks, L. Cavedon, K. Verspoor (accepted, to appear), .Developing a manually annotated corpus of clinical letters for breast cancer patients on routine follow-up., Congress on Informatics for Health, Manchester UK (accepted 28/1/2017).



         D. Spina, J. R. Trippas, L. Cavedon, M. Sanderson (to appear), .Extracting audio summaries to support effective spoken document search., Journal of the American Society of Information Systems and Technology (JASIST) (accepted 21/10/2016).

         S. Kocbek, L. Cavedon, D. Martinez, C. Bain, C. MacManus, G. Haffari, I. Zukerman, K. Verspoor, 2016, .Text mining electronic hospital records to automatically classify admissions against disease: Measuring the impact of linking data sources., Journal of Biomedical Informatics 64:158-167.

         H. Fayek, M. Lech, L. Cavedon, 2016, .Modeling subjectiveness in emotion recognition with deep neural networks: Ensembles vs soft labels., IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN), Vancouver, 566-570.

         H. Fayek, M. Lech, L. Cavedon, 2016, .On the correlation and transferability of features between automatic speech recognition and speech emotion recognition., INTERSPEECH: Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, San Francisco, 3618-3622.

         T. Shmanina, I. Zukerman, L. Cavedon, 2016, .A corpus of tables in full text biomedical research publications., Fifth Workshop on Building and Evaluating Resources for Biomedical Text Mining (BioTxtM), Osaka.



         L. Cavedon, C. Kroos, D. Herath, D. Burnham, L. Bishop, Y, Leung, C. J. Stevens, 2015, .C.mon Dude!: users adapt their behaviour to a robotic agent with an attention model., International Journal on Human-Computer Studies 80:14-23.

         D. Macias Galindo, L. Cavedon, W. Wong, J. Thangarajah, 2015, .Effect of domain on measures of semantic relatedness., Journal of the American Society of Information Systems and Technology (JASIST) 66(10):2116-2131. doi:10.1002/asi.23303.

         D. Martinez, M. R. Ananda-Rajah, H. Suominen, M. A. Slavin, K. A. Thursky, L. Cavedon, 2015, .Automatic detection of patients with invasive fungal infection from free-text computed tomography (CT) scans., Journal of Biomedical Informatics 53:251-260.

         J. Trippas, D. Spina, M. Sanderson, L. Cavedon, 2015. .Towards understanding the impact of length in Web search result summaries over a speech-only communication channel., The 38th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference, Santiago Chile, 991-994.

         H. Fayek, M. Lech, L. Cavedon, 2015, .Towards real-time speech emotion recognition using deep neural networks., 9th International Conference on Signal Processing and Communication Systems, Cairns (to appear).

         S. Kocbek, L. Cavedon, D. Martinez, C. Bain, C. MacManus, G. Haffari, I. Zukerman, K. Verspoor, 2015, .Evaluating classification power of linked admission data sources with text mining., Conference on Big Data and Healthcare Analytics, Melbourne.

         D. Spina, J. Trippas, L. Cavedon, M. Sanderson, 2015, .SpeakerLDA: Discovering topics in transcribed multi-speaker audio contents., Workshop on Speech, Language and Audio in Multimedia (held at ACM Multimedia 2015), Brisbane.

         J. Trippas, D. Spina, M. Sanderson, L. Cavedon, 2015, .Towards a conversational search system., First International Workshop on Novel Web Search Interfaces and Systems (held at CIKM 2015), Melbourne.


         M.R. Ananda-Rajah, D. Martinez, M.A. Slavin, L. Cavedon, M. Dooley, A. Cheng, K.A. Thursky, 2014, .Facilitating surveillance of pulmonary invasive mold diseases in patients with haematological malignancies by screening computed tomography reports using natural language processing., PLoS ONE. 9(9): e107797. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0107797.

         D. Martinez, G. Pitson, A. Mackinlay, L. Cavedon, 2014, .Cross-hospital portability of information extraction of cancer staging information., Artificial Intelligence in Medicine 62(1): 11-21.

         S. Karpinsky, F. Zambetta, L. Cavedon, 2014, .Video game personalisation techniques: A comprehensive survey., Entertainment Computing 5(4):211-218. doi:10.1016/j.entcom.2014.09.002

         T. Shamnina, L. Cavedon, I. Zukerman, 2014, .Challenges in information extraction from tables in biomedical research publications: A dataset analysis., Australasian Language Technology Workshop, Melbourne, 118-122.

         D. Martinez, L. Cavedon, Z. Alam, C. Bain, K. Verspoor, 2014, .Text mining for lung cancer cases over large patient admission data., Conference on Big Data and Healthcare Analytics, Melbourne (extended abstract).

         S. Romano, J. Bailey, L. Cavedon, O. Morrissey, M. Slavin, K. Verspoor, 2014, .Enhancing diagnostics for invasive aspergillosis using machine learning., Conference on Big Data and Healthcare Analytics, Melbourne (extended abstract).



         K. Verspoor, A. Jimeno Yepes, L. Cavedon, T. McIntosh, A. Herten-Crabb, Z. Thomas, J.-P. Plazzer, 2013, "Annotating the biomedical literature for the Human Variome", Database: The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation, doi: 10.1093/database /bat019

         C. Adam and L. Cavedon, 2013, .A companion robot that can tell stories., 13th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, Edinburgh, 434-435.

         T. Shmanina, I. Zukerman, A. Jimeno Yepes, L. Cavedon, K. Verspoor. 2013, .Impact of corpus diversity and complexity on NER performance., Australasian Language Technology Workshop, Brisbane, 91-95.

         L. Cavedon, D. Martinez, H. Suominen, M. Ananda-Rajah, G. Pitson, K. Verspoor, 2013, .Roles for language technology and text mining for next-generation healthcare., Conference on Big Data for Health and Biomedicine, Melbourne (extended abstract).

         D. Martinez, L. Cavedon, G. Pitson, 2013, .Stability of text mining techniques for identifying cancer staging., Louhi: 4th International Workshop on Health Document Text Mining and Information Analysis, Sydney (extended abstract).





         S. Winter, K-F. Richter, T. Baldwin, L. Cavedon, L. Stirling, M. Duckham, A. Kealy, A. Rajabifard, 2011, .Location-based Mobile games for spatial knowledge acquisition. In K. Janowicz (Ed.), Cognitive Engineering for Mobile GIS, Belfast, Maine, 1-8.

         D. Macias-Galindo, L. Cavedon, J. Thangarajah, 2011, .Building modular knowledge bases for conversational agent., IJCAI Workshop on Knowledge and Reasoning in Practical Dialogue Systems, Barcelona, 16-25.