Nikos Papasarantopoulos
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I am a software engineer with experience in natural language processing, machine learning, web development and teaching.

Currently, I am a final year PhD student in the EdinburghNLP group of the School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh. My supervisor is Shay Cohen and I am a member of the cohort group. My research interests revolve around Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing and my PhD research focuses on multimodal applications and multi-view representation learning.

Prior to moving to the UK, I was a developer/research assosiate for the Institute for Language and Speech Processing, RC "Athena". I completed my undergraduate studies in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of NTUA.

I am also an aspiring musician and I am very curious about computational musicology as well.

You can view a full resume here.



Nikos Papasarantopoulos, Lea Frermann, Mirella Lapata and Shay B. Cohen
Partners in Crime: Multi-view Sequential Inference for Movie Understanding EMNLP-IJCNLP 2019, Accepted
Shashi Narayan, Ronald Cardenas, Nikos Papasarantopoulos, Shay B. Cohen, Mirella Lapata, Jiangsheng Yu and Yi Chang
Document Modeling with External Attention for Sentence Extraction. In ACL 2018
Nikos Papasarantopoulos, Helen Jiang and Shay B. Cohen
Canonical Correlation Inference for Mapping Abstract Scenes to Text. In AAAI 2018
Shashi Narayan, Nikos Papasarantopoulos, Shay B. Cohen and Mirella Lapata
Neural Extractive Summarization with Side Information. In arXiv:1704.04530 (preprint)
Renars Liepins et al.
The SUMMA Platform Prototype. In EACL 2017 (demo track)
Konstantina Papanikolaou, Haris Papageorgiou, Nikos Papasarantopoulos, Theoni Stathopoulou and George Papastefanatos
Just the facts with PALOMAR: Detecting protest events in media outlets and Twitter. In Social Media in the Newsroom (SMnews 2016), ICWSM, 2016
Nikos Papasarantopoulos, Nick Poulakis and Christina Anagnostopoulou
A computational analysis of children's songs from different countries. In ESCOM (European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music), 2015
Georgios Stratogiannis, Nikos Papasarantopoulos, Maria Pontiki, Giorgos Siolas, Dimitris Galanis, Andreas Stafylopatis and Haris Papageorgiou
NTUA ILSP in the TAC KBP 2014 Entity Linking Challenge. In TAC (Text Analysis Conference), 2014


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