Publications

  • Making sense of trifles: data narratives and cumulative data disclosure.
    Callum Nash, Dan Carey, Emma Nicol, Amal Htait, Burkhard Schafer, Jo Briggs, Wendy Moncur and Leif Azzopardi.
    The International Legal Informatics Symposium (IRIS). 2022.  

  • Sentiment Intensity Prediction using Neural Word Embeddings.
    Amal Htait and Leif Azzopardi.
    The ACM SIGIR International Conference on the Theory of Information Retrieval (ICTIR). 2021.  

  • Towards Identifying, Understanding and Controlling Cumulative Revelations in Social Media.
    Emma Nicol, Amal Htait, Leif Azzopardi, Wendy Moncur.
    Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T). 2021.  

  • Data, socially distanced: cumulative data disclosure and data narratives during Covid.
    Burkhard Schafer, Emma Nicol, Wendy Moncur, Amal Htait, Jo Briggs, Leif Azzopardi, Daniel Carey.
    The British and Irish Law Education Technology Association Annual Conference (BILETA). 2021.  

  • AWESSOME: An unsupervised sentiment intensity scoring framework using neural word embeddings.
    Amal Htait and Leif Azzopardi.
    European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR). 2021.  

  • Using Sentiment Analysis for Pseudo-Relevance Feedback in Social Book Search.
    Amal Htait, Sébastien Fournier, Patrice Bellot, Leif Azzopardi, and Gabriella Pasi.
    The ACM SIGIR International Conference on the Theory of Information Retrieval (ICTIR). 2020.  

  • Early Risk Detection of Self-Harm and Depression Severity using BERT-based Transformers.
    Rodrigo Martínez-Castaño, Amal Htait, Leif Azzopardi, and Yashar Moshfeghi.
    The 11th edition of Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum (CLEF) - eRisk Working Notes. 2020.  

  • DataMirror: Reflecting on One's Data Self: A Tool for Social Media Users to Explore Their Digital Footprint.
    Amal Htait, Leif Azzopardi, Emma Nicol, and Wendy Moncur.
    The 43rd International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR). 2020.  

  • Sentiment Analysis at the Service of Book Search.
    Amal Htait.
    Doctoral dissertation, University of Aix-Marseille, Marseilles, France. 2019.  

  • Sentiment Analysis and Sentence Classification in Long Book-Search Queries.
    Amal Htait, Sébastien Fournier, and Patrice Bellot.
    The 20th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing (CICLing). 2019.  

  • Adapted Sentiment Similarity Seed Words For French Tweets' Polarity Classification.
    Amal Htait.
    Défi Fouille de Textes@CORIA/TALN 2018 (DEFT). 2018.  

  • Unsupervised Creation of Normalisation Dictionaries for Micro-Blogs in Arabic, French and English.
    Amal Htait, Sébastien Fournier, and Patrice Bellot.
    The 19th International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing (Computación y Sistemas). 2018.  

  • LSIS at SemEval-2017 Task 4: Using Adapted Sentiment Similarity Seed Words For English and Arabic Tweet Polarity Classification.
    Amal Htait, Sébastien Fournier, and Patrice Bellot.
    Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval). 2017.  

  • Identification Semi-Automatique de Mots-Germes pour l'Analyse de Sentiments et son Intensité
    Amal Htait, Sébastien Fournier, and Patrice Bellot.
    CORIA. 2017.  

  • SBS 2016: Combining Query Expansion Result and Books Information Score for Book Recommendation.
    Amal Htait, Sébastien Fournier, and Patrice Bellot.
    The 7th edition of Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum (CLEF) - SBS Working Notes. 2016.  

  • LSIS at SemEval-2016 Task 7: Using Web Search Engines for English and Arabic Unsupervised Sentiment Intensity Prediction.
    Amal Htait, Sébastien Fournier, and Patrice Bellot.
    The Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval@ NAACL-HLT). 2016.  

  • Bilbo-Val: Automatic Identification of Bibliographical Zone in Papers.
    Amal Htait, Sébastien Fournier, and Patrice Bellot.
    The 9th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC). 2016.