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Rui Correia


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Rui Correa is a student of the dual Ph.D. program in Language Technologies between Carnegie Mellon University and Portugal. He received his master degree at Instituto Superior Técnico (Lisbon, Portugal) in 2010, over the topic "Automatic Question Generation for REAP.PT". Since then, he focused his work on Computer Assisted Language Learning systems, covering topics such as Word Sense Disambiguation and Serious Games. Currently his focus goes to Multimedia Learning Materials, under supervision of Maxine Eskenazi (CMU) and Nuno Mamede (IST). At the same time, he is trying to understand how the use of Machine Translation can affect students' performance in REAP tutoring system.

Project Proposal

Word Alignments using an HMM-based model