Research Projects

Sylvio Barbon Jr

Detection of pathologies in vocal cords through acoustic patterns: the project goal is to study techniques for object feature extraction and classification of voice acoustic patterns for recognition and description of the vocal tract and its possible pathologies.

Members: Sylvio Barbon Jr, Gabriel Marques Tavares, Guilherme Raul Pereira.

Sponsors: Fundação Araucária de Apoio ao Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico

Noise reduction in building social software folksonomies – wavelet based proposal: the objective of this work is the study and development of a model with noise reduction for building folksonomies in social midia software. Among the existing social software, this work will use social networks as a study object, in this case Twitter.

Members: Sylvio Barbon Júnior, Mário Lemes Proença Júnior, Bruno Bogaz Zarpelão, Stella Naomi Moriguchi.

Sponsors: Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico

Solution for acquisition and storage of voice for the diagnosis of mental illness: The problem addressed by this project is the target of several research and aims to contribute to the automated diagnosis of mental disorders, including a tool for supporting medical decision or even database for the development of new approaches. Thus, the central issue of this work is to create a software solution for the acquisition and storage of the voices of patients affected by mental disorders. The proposed solution will promote the creation of the Brazilian Base Voices of Patients with diseases, promoting the development of domestic technology to support medical decision, including comparing results with the international literature.

Members: Sylvio Barbon Júnior, André Armani.

Sponsors: Fundação Araucária de Apoio ao Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico

Bruno Bogaz Zarpelão

Framework for Collection Services and Data Dissemination on Smart Cities:  

Specification and Development of a Knowledge Repository Governance of Information Technology (IT) for Small and Medium Enterprises: 

Aprimoramento da Fábrica de Projetos de Tecnologias da Informação e Comunicação Gaia do Departamento de Computação da Universidade Estadual de Londrina