Paula López Otero

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López Otero
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Paula López Otero was born in A Coruña. She received the degree in Telecommunication Engineering and the PhD degree in 2008 and 2015, respectively, both from the Universidade de Vigo. During her PhD, advised by Carmen García Mateo and Laura Docío Fernández, she was a visiting researcher at University of Surrey (United Kingdom) and Technical University of Munich (Germany). She is currently a postdoctoral researcher at the Multimedia Technology Group. Her research interests focus on audio and speaker segmentation and clustering, spoken term detection and emotional state detection, fields in which she has published several research papers in international conference proceedings. She has participated in several evaluations related to these research topics, being part of the winning team of Albayzin 2014 Search on Speech Evaluation.


Title Type Funded by Start date
Multimedia and Multilingual Human-Centered Content Discovery National Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad 2016/01/01
Investigación avanzada en tecnologías del habla para aplicación a entornos audiovisuales de interacción hombre máquina inclusiva National Ministerio de Economía y Competividad 2013/1/1
COST IC1206 De-Identification for Privacy Protection in Multimedia Content European EU RTD Framework Programme 2013-03-26
Rede de Investigación: Tecnoloxías e Análise dos Datos Lingüísticos Regional Xunta de Galicia 2012-01-01
BUSQUEDA DE INFORMACION EN CONTENIDOS AUDIOVISUALES PLURILINGÜES (BUCEADOR) National Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación, Plan Nacional de I+D, fondos FEDER 2010/10/01
AVIVAVOZ: Tecnologías para la traducción de voz: reconocimiento, traducción estadística basada en corpus y síntesis National Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia 2006/10/01