Tag Archives: human computation

Advancing Human Computation for Emotion Detection

Duration: One semester (February – June 2015) Goals: Design a human computation task that would allow collecting affective knowledge of better quality, and develop the evaluation techniques to quantify the impact of the task design. Responsible TA: Valentina Sintsova and Pearl Pu Student Name: Séphora Madjiheurem Keywords: Human Computation, Emotion Recognition, Crowdsourcing, Amazon Mechanical Turk, Experiment Design, […]

Recognizing Emotions in Olympic Tweets

Title: Fine-Grained Emotion Analysis in the Tweets about Olympic Games Dates: 2012-current Researchers: Valentina Sintsova and Pearl Pu Keywords: Emotion Recognition, Social Media Analysis, Emotion Visualization, Human Computation Description: Social media platforms such as Twitter or Sina Weibo have become a common way for people to share opinions and emotions. Sports events are traditionally accompanied by strong […]