Networked Multimedia Information Systems Laboratory


Andrea Esuli

Andrea Esuli
Research Staff
Telephone: +390503152890

 Andrea Esuli has been with the Italian National Research Council as a research associate (since 2005) and then as a researcher (since 2010). He holds a PhD in Information Engineering from the University of Pisa. He is the recipient of the 2010 Cor Baayen Award, from the European Research Council for Informatics and Mathematics. He has authored several scientific articles in international journals and conferences in the fields of information retrieval, computational linguistics, text classification, opinion mining and content-based image search.

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Advanced Search Services and Enhanced Technological Solutions for the European Digital Library
SentiWordNet is a lexical resource for opinion mining. SentiWordNet assigns to each synset of WordNet three sentiment scores: positivity,...

Journal articles

   2016
1Moreo Fernandez A., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Distributional correspondence indexing for cross-lingual and cross-domain sentiment classification. In: Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, vol. 55 pp. 131 - 163. AAAI Press, 2016.        
2Moreo Fernandez A., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Lightweight random indexing for polylingual text classification. In: Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research, vol. 57 pp. 151 - 185. AI Access Foundation, 2016.        

   2015
3Amato G., Esuli A., Falchi F. A comparison of pivot selection techniques for permutation-based indexing. In: Information Systems, vol. 52 (August–September 2015) pp. 176 - 188. Special Issue on Selected Papers from SISAP 2013. Elsevier, 2015. [Online First 2 February 2015]        
4Berardi G., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Utility-theoretic ranking for semiautomated text classification. In: ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, vol. 10 (1) article n. 6. ACM, 2015.        
5Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Optimizing text quantifiers for multivariate loss functions. In: ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data, vol. 9 (4) article n. 27. ACM, 2015.        
6Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Optimizing text quantifiers for multivariate loss functions. In: ERCIM News, vol. 100 pp. 49 - 49. ERCIM, 2015.     

   2014
7Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Feature selection for ordinal text classification. In: Neural Computation, vol. 26 (3) pp. 557 - 591. The MIT Press, 2014.        
8Berardi G., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Optimising human inspection work in automated verbatim coding. In: International Journal of Market Research, vol. 56 (4) pp. 489 - 512. Market Research Society, 2014.        

   2013
9Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. StarTrack: the next generation (of product review management tools). In: New Generation Computing, vol. 31 (1) pp. 47 - 70. Springer, 2013.        
10Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Using micro-documents for feature selection: the case of ordinal text classification. In: Expert Systems With Applications, vol. 40 (11) pp. 4687 - 4696. Elsevier Science Publishers, 2013.        
11Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Variable-constraint classification and quantification of radiology reports under the ACR Index. In: Expert Systems With Applications, vol. 40 (9) pp. 3441 - 3449. Elsevier, 2013.        
12Berardi G., Esuli A., Sebastiani F., Silvestri F. Endorsements and rebuttals in blog distillation. In: Information Sciences, vol. 249 pp. 38 - 47. Elsevier, 2013.        
13Berardi G., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Utility-theoretic ranking for semi-automated text classification. In: ERCIM News, vol. 92 pp. 52 - 53. Ercim, 2013.     
14Esuli A., Marcheggiani D., Sebastiani F. An enhanced CRFs-based system for information extraction from radiology reports. In: Journal of Biomedical Informatics, vol. 46 (3) pp. 425 - 435. Elsevier, 2013.        
15Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Improving text classification accuracy by training label cleaning. In: ACM Transactions on Information Systems, vol. 31 (4) article n. 19. ACM Press, 2013.        

   2012
16Esuli A. Use of permutation prefixes for efficient and scalable approximate similarity search. In: Information Processing & Management, vol. 48 (5) pp. 889 - 902. Elsevier, 2012.           

   2010
17Esuli A., Marcheggiani D., Sebastiani F. Extracting information from free-text mammography reports. In: ERCIM News, vol. 82 pp. 60 - 61. Ercim, 2010.  
18Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Machines that learn how to code open-ended survey data. In: International Journal of Market Research, vol. 52 (6) pp. 775 - 800. Market Research Society, 2010.        
19Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Sentiment quantification. In: Ieee Intelligent Systems, vol. 25 (4) pp. 72 - 79. Special issue: AI and Opinion Mining, Part 2. IEEE, 2010.        

   2009
20Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Multi-faceted rating of product reviews. In: ERCIM News, vol. 77 pp. 60 - 61. European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM), 2009.  

   2008
21Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. Boosting multi-label hierarchical text categorization. In: Information Retrieval, vol. 11 (4) pp. 287 - 313. Springer Verlag, 2008.        

Contribution to Book/Monograph

   2011
1Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Enhancing Opinion Extraction by Automatically Annotated Lexical Resources (Extended Version). In: Human Language Technology. Challenges for Computer Science and Linguistics. pp. 500 - 511. Zygmunt Vetulani (ed.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6562). Heidelberg, DE: Springer Verlag, 2011.        

   2009
2Argamon S., Bloom K., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Automatically determining attitude type and force for sentiment analysis. In: Human Language Technology. Challenges of the Information Society. pp. 218 - 231. Hans Uszkoreit, Zygmunt Vetulani (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5603). Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, 2009.        

Proceedings

   2016
1Coletto M., Esuli A., Lucchese C., Muntean C. I., Nardini F. M., Perego R., Renso C. Sentiment-enhanced multidimensional analysis of online social networks: Perception of the mediterranean refugees crisis. In: ASONAM 2016 - IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (San Francisco, CA, USA, 18-21 August 2016). Proceedings, pp. 1270 - 1277. IEEE, 2016.        
2Esuli A. ISTI-CNR at SemEval-2016 Task 4: Quantification on an ordinal scale. In: SemEval 2016 - 10th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (San Diego, US, 16-17 June 2016). Proceedings, pp. 92 - 95. Association for Computational Linguistics, 2016.     
3Moreo Fernandez A., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Distributional random oversampling for imbalanced text classification. In: SIGIR 2016 - 39th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (Pisa, Italy, 17-21 July 2016). Proceedings, pp. 805 - 808. ACM, 2016.        
4Moreo Fernandez A., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Transductive distributional correspondence indexing for cross-domain topic classification. In: IIR 2016 - 7th Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Venezia, Italy, 30-31 May 2016). Atti, article n. 8. (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 1653). CEUR-WS.org, 2016.     

   2015
5Berardi G., Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. Classifying Websites by industry sector: a study in feature design. In: SAC'15 - 30th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (Salamanca, ES, 13-17 April 2015). Proceedings, pp. 1053 - 1059. ACM, 2015.        
6Berardi G., Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. Multi-store metadata-based supervised mobile App classification. In: SAC'15 - 30th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (Salamanca, ES, 13-17 April 2015). Proceedings, pp. 585 - 588. ACM, 2015.        
7Berardi G., Ceccarelli D., Esuli A., Marcheggiani D. On the impact of entity linking in microblog real-time filtering. In: SAC'15 - 30th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (Salamanca, Spain, 13-17 April 2015). Proceedings, pp. 1066 - 1071. ACM, 2015.        
8Berardi G., Esuli A., Macdonald C., Ounis I., Sebastiani F. Semi-automated text classification for sensitivity identification. In: CIKM'15 - 24th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (Melbourne, AU, 19-23 October 2015). Proceedings, pp. 1711 - 1714. ACM, 2015.        
9Berardi G., Esuli A., Marcheggiani D. Word Embeddings Go to Italy: A Comparison of Models and Training Datasets. In: IIR - 6th Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Cagliari, Italy, 25-26 May 2015). Atti, article n. 11. Paolo Boldi, Reffaele Perego, Fabrizio Sebastiani (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 1404). CEUR-WS.org, 2015.     
10Esuli A., Moreo Fernŕndez A. Distributional correspondence indexing for cross-language text categorization. In: ECIR 2015 - Advances in Information Retrieval. 37th European Conference on IR Research (Vienna, Austria, 29 March - 2 April 2015). Proceedings, pp. 104 - 109. Allan Hanbury, Gabriella Kazai, Andreas Rauber, Norbert Fuhr (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 9022). Springer, 2015.        
11Esuli A., Fagni T. ProcessFast, a Java Framework for Development of Concurrent and Distributed Applications. In: IIR - 6th Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Cagliari, 25-26 May 2015). Atti, article n. 18. Paolo Boldi, Reffaele Perego, Fabrizio Sebastiani (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 1404). CEUR-WS.org, 2015.     
12Jimenez Zafra S., Berardi G., Esuli A., Marcheggiani D., Martin-Valdivia M. T., Moreo Fernández A. A Multi-lingual Annotated Dataset for Aspect-Oriented Opinion Mining. In: EMNLP - Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (Lisbon, September 17-21 2015). Proceedings, pp. 2533 - 2538. The Association for Computational Linguistics, 2015.     

   2014
13Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Explicit loss minimization in quantification applications (Preliminary Draft). In: DART 2014 - 8th International Workshop on Information Filtering and Retrieval, co-located with XIII AI*IA Symposium on Artificial Intelligence (AI*IA 2014) (Pisa, 10 Dicembre 2014). Proceedings, pp. 1 - 11. Cristian Lai, Giovanni Semeraro, Alessandro Giuliani (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 1314). CEUR-WS.org, 2014.     
14Marcheggiani D., Tackstrom O., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Hierarchical multi-label conditional random fields for aspect-oriented opinion mining. In: ECIR 2014 - Advances in Information Retrieval. 36th European Conference on Information Retrieval (Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 13-16 April 2014). Proceedings, pp. 273 - 285. Maarten de Rijke, Tom Kenter, Arjen P. de Vries, ChengXiang Zhai, Franciska de Jong, Kira Radinsky, Katja Hofmann (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 8416). Springer Verlag, 2014.        

   2013
15Amato G., Esuli A., Falchi F. Pivot selection strategies for permutation-based similarity search. In: SISAP 2013 - Similarity Search and Applications. 6th International Conference (A Coruńa, Spain, 2-4 October 2013). Proceedings, pp. 91 - 102. Nieves Brisaboa, Oscar Pedreira, Pavel Zezula. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 8199). Springer, 2013.        

   2012
16Berardi G., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. A utility-theoretic ranking method for semi-automated text classification. In: SIGIR'12 - The 35th Annual ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (Portland, Oregon, USA, 12-16 August 2012). Proceedings, pp. 961 - 970. ACM, 2012.  
17Berardi G., Esuli A., Sebastiani F., Silvestri F. Blog distillation via sentiment-sensitive link analysis. In: NLDB 2012 - Natural Language Processing and Information Systems. 17th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems (Groningen, The Netherlands, 26-28 June 2012). Proceedings, pp. 228 - 233. Gosse Bouma , Ashwin Ittoo , Elisabeth Métais, Hans Wortmann (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 7337). Springer, 2012.           
18Berardi G., Esuli A., Marcheggiani D. ISTI@ TREC Microblog track 2012: real-time filtering through supervised learning. In: TREC 2012 - 21th Text Retrieval Conference (Gaithersburg, US, 6-9 Novembre 2012). Proceedings, article n. 29. NIST - National Institute of Standards and Technology, 2012.     
19Berardi G., Esuli A., Gordea S., Marcheggiani D., Sebastiani F. Metadata enrichment services for the Europeana digital library. In: TPDL 2012 - Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries. Second International Conference (Paphos, Cyprus, 23-27 September 2012). Proceedings, pp. 508 - 511. Panayiotis Zaphiris, George Buchanan, Edie Rasmussen, Fernando Loizides (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 7489). Springer, 2012.        

   2011
20Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Using micro-documents for feature selection: the case of ordinal text classification. In: IIR 2011 - 2nd Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Milano, IT, 27-28 gennaio 2011). Atti, article n. 4. Massimo Melucci, Stefano Mizzaro, Gabriella Pasi (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 704). CEUR-WS.org, 2011.     
21Berardi G., Esuli A., Sebastiani F., Silvestri F. Blog distillation via sentiment-sensitive link analysis. In: IIR 2011 - 2nd Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Milano, IT, 27-28 gennaio 2011). Atti, article n. 6. Massimo Melucci, Stefano Mizzaro, Gabriella Pasi (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 704). CEUR-WS.org, 2011.     
22Berardi G., Esuli A., Marcheggiani D., Sebastiani F. ISTI @ TREC Microblog Track 2011: Exploring the Use of Hashtag Segmentation and Text Quality Ranking. In: TREC 2011 - 20th Text Retrieval Conference (Gaithersburg, US, November 15-18 2011). Proceedings, article n. 39. Ellen M. Voorhees and Lori P. Buckland (eds.). National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA, 2011.     

   2010
23Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Feature selection for ordinal regression. In: SAC 2010 - 25th Symposium on Applied Computing (Sierre, Switzerland, 22-26 marzo 2010). Proceedings, pp. 1748 - 1754. ACM, 2010.     
24Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Selecting features for ordinal text classification. In: IIR 2010 - 1st Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Padova, IT, 27-28 January 2010). Atti, pp. 13 - 14. Massimo Melucci, Stefano Mizzaro, Gabriela Pasi (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 560). RWTH Aachen University, 2010.  
25Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. SentiWordNet 3.0: an enhanced lexical resource for sentiment analysis and opinion mining. In: LREC 2010 - Seventh conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation (Valletta, Malta, 18-22 maggio 2010). Proceedings, pp. 2200 - 2204. ELRA, 2010.     
26Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Evaluating information extraction. In: CLEF'10 - International Conference on Multilingual and Multimodal Information Access Evaluation (Padova, IT, 20-23 Settembre 2010). Proceedings, pp. 100 - 111. Maristella Agosti, Nicola Ferro, Carol Peters, Maarten de Rijke, Alan Smeaton (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 6360). Springer, 2010.        
27Esuli A., Marcheggiani D., Sebastiani F. ISTI@SemEval-2 Task 8: boosting-based multiway relation classification. In: SEMEVAL'10 - 5th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (Uppsala, Sweden, 15-16 July 2010). Proceedings, pp. 218 - 221. Katrin Erk, Carlo Strapparava (eds.). Association for Computational Linguistics, 2010.  
28Esuli A. PP-Index: using permutation prefixes for efficient and scalable similarity search (Extended Abstract). In: SEBD 2010 - 18th Italian Symposium on Advanced Database Systems (Rimini, Italy, 20-23 June 2010). Atti, pp. 318 - 325. Sonia Bergamaschi, Stefano Lodi, Riccardo Martoglia, Claudio Sartori (eds.). Editrice Esculapio, 2010.  
29Esuli A., Marcheggiani D., Sebastiani F. Sentence-based active learning strategies for information extraction. In: IIR 2010 - 1st Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Padova, IT, 27-28 January 2010). Atti, pp. 41 - 45. Massimo Melucci, Stefano Mizzaro, Gabriela Pasi (eds.). (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 560). RWTH Aachen University, 2010.  

   2009
30Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Evaluation measures for ordinal regression. In: ISDA'09 - 9th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems Design and Applications (Pisa, IT, November 30 - December 2 2009). Proceedings, pp. 283 - 287. IEEE Press, 2009.  
31Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Multi-facet rating of product reviews. In: ECIR'09 - 31st European Conference on Information Retrieval (Toulouse, FR, 7-9 April 2009). Proceedings, pp. 461 - 472. Mohand Boughanem, Catherine Berrut, Josiane Mothe, Chantal Soule-Dupuy (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5478). Springer Verlag, 2009.  
32Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Active learning strategies for multi-label text classification. In: ECIR'09 - 31st European Conference on Information Retrieval (Toulouse, FR, 7-9 April 2009). Proceedings, pp. 102 - 113. Mohand Boughanem, Catherine Berrut, Josiane Mothe, Chantal Soule-Dupuy (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5478). Springer Verlag, 2009.  
33Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Encoding ordinal features into binary features for text classification. In: ECIR'09 - 31st European Conference on Information Retrieval (Toulouse, FR, 7-9 April 2009). Proceedings, pp. 771 - 775. Mohand Boughanem, Catherine Berrut, Josiane Mothe, Chantal Soule-Dupuy (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5478). Springer Verlag, 2009.  
34Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Enhancing opinion extraction by automatically annotated lexical resources. In: LTC 2009 - 4th Language Technology Conference (Poznan, PL, November 6-8 2009). Proceedings, pp. 224 - 228. Zygmunt Vetulani (ed.). LTC, 2009.     
35Esuli A. MiPai: using the PP-Index to build an efficient and scalable similarity search system. In: SISAP 2009 - Second International Workshop on Similarity Search and Applications (Prague, Czech Republic, 29-30 Agosto 2009). Proceedings, pp. 146 - 148. IEEE Computer Society, 2009.        
36Esuli A. PP-Index: using permutation prefixes for efficient and scalable approximate similarity search. In: LSDS-IR 2009 - 7th Workshop on Large-Scale Distributed Systems for Information Retrieval (Boston, USA, 23 luglio 2009). Proceedings, pp. 17 - 24. (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, vol. 480). CEUR, 2009.     
37Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Training data cleaning for text classification. In: ICTIR 2009 - Advances in Information Retrieval Theory. Second International Conference on the Theory of Information Retrieval (Cambridge, UK, 10-12 September 2009). Proceedings, pp. 29 - 41. Leif Azzopardi, Gabriella Kazai, Stephen E. Robertson, Stefan M. Rüger, Milad Shokouhi, Dawei Song, Emine Yilmaz: (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 5766). Springer Verlag, 2009.        
38Lucchese C., Perego R., Bolettieri P., Esuli A., Falchi F., Rabitti F. Enabling content-based image retrieval in very large digital libraries. In: VLDL 2009 - Second Workshop on Very Large Digital Libraries (Corfu, Greece, 2 October 2009). Proceedings, pp. 43 - 50. Yannis Ioannidis, Paolo Manghi, Pasquale Pagano (eds.). DELOS, 2009.  

   2008
39Esuli A., Sebastiani F., Urciuoli I. Annotating expressions of opinion and emotion in the italian content annotation bank. In: 6th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference. LREC'08 (Marrakech, Marocco, 28-30 maggio 2008). Proceedings, European Language Resources Association, 2008.     

   2007
40Argamon S., Bloom K., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Automatically determining attitude type and force for sentiment analysis. In: 3rd Language & Technology Conference (Poznan, Polonia, 5-7 Ottobre 2007). Proceedings, pp. 369 - 373. Wydawnictwo Poznańskie Sp. z o. o, 2007.  
41Esuli A., Sebastiani F. PageRanking WordNet Synsets: an application to opinion mining. In: The 45th Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational 45th Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics (Praga, 25-27 June 2007). Proceedings, pp. 424 - 431. Association for Computational Linguistics, 2007.     
42Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Random-walk models of term semantics: an application to opinion-related properties. In: 3rd Language & Technology Conference (Poznan, Polonia, 5-7 Ottobre 2007). Proceedings, pp. 221 - 225. Wydawnictwo Poznańskie Sp. z o. o, 2007.  

   2006
43Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Determining term subjectivity and term orientation for opinion mining. In: EACL'06, the 11th Conference of the European Association of Computational Linguistics (Trento, Italy, 3-7 April 2006). Proceedings, vol. 1 pp. 193 - 200. Diana McCarthy and Shuly Wintner (eds.). Association for Computational Linguistics, 2006.  
44Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. MP-Boost : a multiple-pivot boosting algorithm and its application to text categorization. In: 13th International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE'06) (Glasgow, UK, 11-13 October 2006). Proceedings, pp. 1 - 12. F. Crestani, P. Ferragina, and M. Sanderson (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4209). Springer Verlag, 2006.     
45Esuli A., Sebastiani F. SentiWordNet: a publicly available lexical resource for opinion mining. In: International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (Genova, Italy, 24-26 May 2006). Proceedings, vol. 1 pp. 417 - 422. Nicoletta Calzolari, Khalid Choukri, Aldo Gangemi, Bente Maegaard,Joseph Mariani, Jan Odjik, Daniel Tapias (eds.). ELRA, 2006.  
46Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. TreeBoost.MH : a boosting algorithm for multi-label hierarchical text categorization. In: 13th International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE'06) (Glasgow, UK, 11-13 October 2006). Proceedings, pp. 13 - 24. F. Crestani, P. Ferragina, and M. Sanderson (eds.). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 4209). Springer Verlag, 2006.     

   2005
47Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Determining the semantic orientation of terms through gloss classification. In: CIKM'05. Proceedings of the 14th ACM Conference on Information (Bremen, DE, October 31 - November 5, 2005). Proceedings, pp. 617 - 624. Abdur Chowdhury, Norbert Fuhr, Marc Ronthaler, Hans-Jörg Shek, & (eds.). ACM press, 2005.  

Technical reports

   2017
1Barsocchi P., Basile D., Candela L., Ciancia V., Delle Piane M., Esuli A., Ferrari A., Girardi M., Guidotti R., Lonetti F., Moroni D., Nardini F. M., Rinzivillo S., Vaticamo L. ISTI Young Research Award 2017. Technical report, 2017.  

   2016
2Banterle F., Barsocchi P., Candela L., Carlini E., Carrara F., Cassarŕ P., Ciancia V., Cintia P., Dellepiane M., Esuli A., Gabrielli L., Germanese D., Girardi M., Girolami M., Kavalionak H., Lonetti F., Lulli A., Moreo Fernandez A., Moroni D., Nardini F. M., Monteiro De Lira V. C., Palumbo F., Pappalardo L., Pascali M. A., Reggiannini M., Righi M., Rinzivillo S., Russo D., Siotto E., Villa A. ProgettISTI 2016. Technical report, 2016.  
3Barsocchi P., Candela L., Ciancia V., Dellepiane M., Esuli A., Girardi M., Girolami M., Guidotti R., Lonetti F., Malomo L., Moroni D., Nardini F. M., Palumbo F., Pappalardo L., Pascali M. A., Rinzivillo S. ISTI Young Research Award 2016. Technical report, 2016.  
4Carrara F., Esuli A., Fagni T., Falchi F., Moreo Fernandez A. Picture it in your mind: generating high level visual representations from textual descriptions. Technical report, 2016.     
5Esuli A., Fagni T., Moreo Fernández A. JaTeCS, a Java library focused on automatic text categorization. Technical report, 2016.  
6Fagni T., Esuli A. SparkBOOST, an Apache spark-based boosting library. Technical report, 2016.  

   2015
7Bardi A., Candela L., Coro G., Dellepiane M., Esuli A., Gabrielli L., Gotta A., Lucchese C., Marcheggiani D., Nardini F. M., Palumbo F., Pietroni N., Rossetti G. ISTI Young Research Award 2015. Technical report, 2015.  

   2013
8Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Optimizing text quantifiers for multivariate loss functions. Technical report, 2013.  
9Esuli A. The User Feedback on SentiWordNet. Report sul rilascio del feedback collezionato dagli utenti della risorsa lessicale SentiWordNet. Technical report, 2013.     

   2011
10Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Using micro-documents for feature selection: the case of ordinal text classification. Technical report, 2011.  
11Briguglio L., Gordea S., Lindley A., Tzoannos E., Meghini C., Cardillo F. A., Esuli A., Falchi F., Ceccarelli D., Bolettieri P., Aloia N., Concordia C., Valdes V., Paytuvi O., Lazaridis M., Beloued A., Spyratos N., Sugibuchi T. ASSETS - Interface specifications and system design. Advanced Search Services and Enhanced Technological Solutions for the European Digital Library. Deliverable D2.0.2, 2011.  
12Briguglio L., Gordea S., Lindley A., Tzoannos E., Meghini C., Cardillo F. A., Esuli A., Falchi F., Ceccarelli D., Bolettieri P., Aloia N., Concordia C., Valdes V., Lopez F., Martinez J. M., Bescos J., Castells P., Garcia M. A., Paytuvi O., Lazaridis M., Beloued A., Spyratos N., Sugibuchi T. ASSETS - The assets APIS. Advanced Service Search and Enhancing Technological Solutions for the European Digital Library. Deliverable D2.0.4, 2011.  
13Esuli A., Baccianella S., Marcheggiani D., Sebastiani F., Gordea S. ASSETS - Specification of ingestion services. Advanced Service Search and Enhancing Technological Solutions for the European Digital Library. Deliverable D.2.1.1, 2011.     

   2010
14Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Feature selection for ordinal text classification. Technical report, 2010.     
15Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Evaluating information extraction. Technical report, 2010.  
16Esuli A. Use of permutation prefixes for efficient and scalable approximate similarity search. Technical report, 2010.  

   2009
17Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Feature selection for ordinal text classification. Technical report, 2009.  
18Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. StarTrack: the next generation (of product review management tools). Technical report, 2009.  
19Bolettieri P., Esuli A., Lucchese C., Perego R., Piccioli T., Rabitti F. CoPhIR: a test collection for content-based image retrieval. Technical report, 2009.  
20Esuli A., Falchi F., Lucchese C., Perego R., Rabitti F. CoPhIR: a test collection for content-based image retrieval. Technical report, 2009.  
21Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. Machines that learn how to code open-ended survey data. Part I: the basic approach and a working system. Technical report, 2009.  
22Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. Machines that learn how to code open-ended survey data. Part II: experiments on real respondent data. Technical report, 2009.  
23Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Training data cleaning for text classification. Technical report, 2009.  

   2008
24Baccianella S., Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Multi-facet rating of product reviews. Technical report, 2008.  
25Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Active learning strategies for multi-label text classification. Technical report, 2008.  
26Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Encoding ordinal features into binary features for text classification. Technical report, 2008.  

   2007
27Esuli A., Sebastiani F. PageRanking WordNet Synsets: an application to opinion mining. Preprint, 2007.  
28Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Random-walk models of term semantics: an application to opinion-related properties. Technical report, 2007.  
29Esuli A., Sebastiani F. SentiWordNet: a high-coverage lexical resource for opinion mining. Preprint ISTI-2007-PP-002. Preprint, 2007.  

   2006
30Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. MP-Boost: a multiple-pivot boosting algorithm and its application to text categorization. Technical report, 2006.  
31Esuli A., Fagni T., Sebastiani F. TreeBoost.MH: a boosting algorithm for multi-label hierarchical text categorization. Technical report, 2006.  

   2005
32Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Determining Term Subjectivity and Term Orientation for Opinion Mining. The document has been submitted to Conference: SAC-06, the ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2006, Technical report, 2005.  
33Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Determining the Semantic Orientation of Terms through Gloss Classification. Technical report, 2005.

Software

   2016
1Esuli A., Fagni T., Moreo Fernandez A. Java Text Categorization System. [Software] Release 1.0 , 22 March 2016.  

   2014
2Esuli A. MiPai. [Software] Release 1.0 , 01 January 2014.  
3Esuli A. TreeBoost. [Software] Release 1.0 , 01 January 2014.  

   2010
4Esuli A. MP-Boost++. [Software] , 11 May 2010.  

Dissertations

   2008
1Esuli A. Automatic generation of lexical resources for opinion mining: models, algorithms and applications. Scuola di Dottorato in Ingegneria “Leonardo da Vinci”, Universitŕ di Pisa. Ph.D. Dissertation, 2008.     

Abstracts

   2015
1Esuli A., Moreo Fernández A., Sebastiani F. A Comparison of Distributional Semantics Models for Polylingual Text Classification. In: IIR2015 - 6th Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Cagliari, Italy, 25-26/5 2015).   
2Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Structured prediction for quantification. In: MLDAS 2015 - 2nd Machine Learning and Data Analytics Symposium (Doha, Qatar, 8-9 March 2015).   

   2013
3Esuli A., Sebastiani F. Minimizing multivariate loss functions for text quantification. In: IIR 2013 - 4th Italian Information Retrieval Workshop (Pisa, IT, 16-17 January 2013).   

   2008
4Esuli A. Annotating WordNet synsets by sentiment-related information: issues and potential solutions. In: GWC 2008 - Fourth Global WordNet Conference (Szeged, HU, 22-25 gennaio 2008).      
5Esuli A. Automatic generation of lexical resources for opinion mining: models, algorithms and applications. In: SIGIR Forum. Abstract, vol. 42 (2) pp. 105 - 106. ACM, 2008.