• [Conférence intertnationale] Inès Zribi. An Automatic Process for Tunisian Arabic Orthography Normalization. HrTAL2016, octobre, 2016, Croatie
    Abstract

    Arabic dialects have no standard dialectal spelling systems. Arbitrary transcription of dialect words will display varieties of orthographic forms. This causes problems for natural language processing (NLP). In this paper, we present an automatic process for normalization of spontaneously spelled Tunisian Arabic (TA) into a conventional orthography CODA-TA [1]. We show that rule-based and statistical methods can reduce the transcription errors by 77.73% over this baseline on an unseen test set.

  • [Chapitre] Ahlem Kalai, Corinne Amel Zayani, Ikram Amous Ben Amor et Florence Sèdes. Expertise and Trust –Aware Social Web Service Recommendation. ICSOC 2016, octobre, 2016, 14th International Conference, ICSOC, Banff, Alberta, Canada
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    Abstract

    With the increasing number of Web services, the personalized recommendation of Web services has become more and more important. Fortunately, the social network popularity nowadays brings a good alternative for social recommendation to avoid the data sparsity problem that is not treated very well in the collaborative filtering approach. Since the social network provides a big data about the users, the trust concept has become necessary to filter this abundance and to foster the successful interactions between the users. In this paper, we firstly propose a trusted friend detection mechanism in a social network. The dynamic of the users’ interactions over time and the similarity of their interests have been considered. Secondly, we propose a Web service social recommendation mechanism which considers the expertise of the trusted friends according to their past invocation histories and the active user’s query. The experiments of each mechanism produced satisfactory results.

  • [Conférence intertnationale] Mohamed Ali Hadj Taieb et Mohamed Ben Aouicha. WSD-TIC: Word Sense Disambiguation using Taxonomic Information Content. 8th International Conference on Computational Collective Intelligence (ICCCI 2016), septembre, 2016, Grèce
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  • [Conférence intertnationale] Inès Zribi, Inès Kammoun, Mariem Ellouze, Lamia Belguith et Philippe Blache. Sentence Boundary Detection for Transcribed Tunisian Arabic. KONVENS2016, septembre, 2016, Bochum, Allemagne
  • [Journal] Elyes Zarrouk et Yassine Ben Ayed. Hybrid SVM/HMM model for the Arab phonemes recognition. , septembre, 2016, The International Arab Journal of Information Technology (IAJIT), Volume 13 issue no 5
    Abstract

    Hidden Markov Models (HMM) are currently widely used in Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR) as being the most effective models. Yet, they sometimes pose some problems of discrimination. The hybridization of Artificial Neural Networks(ANN) in particular Multi Layer Perceptrons (MLP) with HMM is a promising technique to overcome these limitations. In order to ameliorate results of recognition system, we use Support Vector Machines (SVM) witch characterized by a high predictive power and discrimination. The incorporation of SVM with HMM brings into existence of the new system of ASR. So,

    by using 2800 occurrences of Arabic phonemes, this work arises a comparative study of our acknowledgment system of it as the following: The use of especially the HMM standards lead to a recognition rate of 66.98%. Also, with the hybrid system MLP/HMM we succeed in achieving the value of 73.78%. Moreover, our proposed system SVM/HMM realizes the best performances, whereby, we achieve 75.8% as a recognition frequency.
  • [Conférence intertnationale] Mohamed Ben Aouicha et Mohamed Ali Hadj Taieb. Distributional semantics study using the co-occurrence computed from collaborative resources and WordNet. International Symposium on INnovations in Intelligent SysTems and Applications, aout, 2016, Roumanie
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  • [Conférence intertnationale] Nabil KHOUFI, Chafik Aloulou et Lamia Belguith. Toward Hybrid Method for Parsing Modern Standard Arabic. 17th IEEE/ACIS International Conference on Software Engineering, Artificial Intelligence, Networking and Parallel/Distributed Computing (SNLP 2016), juin, 2016, Chine
  • [Conférence intertnationale] houssem safi, Maher Jaoua et Lamia Belguith. PIRAT:a Personalized Information Retrieval system in Arabic Texts based on a hybrid representation of a user profile. NLDB 2016 - 21st International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, juin, 2016, International Conference, Royaume-Uni
    Abstract
    The work presented in this paper aims at developing a Personalized Information Retrieval system in Arabic Texts (“PIRAT”) based on the user's preferences/interests. For this reason, we proposed a user’s modeling and a personalized matching method document-query. The proposed user’s modeling is based on a hybrid representation of the user profile. In this approach, we introduce an algorithm which automatically builds a hierarchical user profile that represents his implicit personal interests and domain. It is to represent the interests and the domain with a conceptual network of nodes linked together through relationships respecting the linking topology defined in the domain of hierarchies and ontologies (hyperonymy, hyponymy, and synonymy). Then, we address the problem of unavailable language resources by building i) a large Arabic text corpus entitled “WCAT” (ie 30550 articles) and ii) i) Building our own Arabic queries corpus entitled “AQC2” in order to evaluate the suggested PIRAT system and AXON system. The results of this evaluation are promising.
  • [Conférence intertnationale] Wassim Chtourou et Lotfi Bouzguenda. Towards an Interaction Protocols Adaptation and Management System for Coordination in Crisis Business Processes. 10th International KES Conference on AGENTS AND MULTI-AGENT SYSTEMS: TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLICATIONS KES-AMSTA-16, juin, 2016, Tenerife, Espagne
    Abstract

    This work addresses the Interaction Protocols (IP) adaptation issue for coordination in the context of Crisis Management Processes (CMP). CMP refers to the coordination of different activities performed by involved actors in a dy-namic and unstable context. Using interaction protocols (such as contract net, negotiation or vote) is one possible way to deal with this coordination. In order to guarantee an efficient use of IP, we need to adapt them. In our previous work, we proposed an MDA (Model Driven Architecture) framework to support the IP adaptation. More precisely, we proposed the conjointly use of version and context notions to model the IP versions and their contexts (the CIM level). We also pro-posed an extension of AUML sequence diagram meta-model to specify graph-ically the contextualized versioned interaction protocols (the PIM level). In this paper, we propose an Interaction Protocols Adaptation and Management System (IPAMS) that supports the previous contributions. This IPAMS ensures the IP adaptation at run time. Finally, we propose a well-known crisis scenario called “Air Crash Management Process” in order to illustrate the proposed solution.

  • [Chapitre] Soufiene JAFFALI, Salma Jammoussi, Abdelmajid Ben Hamadou et Smaili Kamel. Grouping Like-Minded Users for Ratings’ Prediction. KES-Intelligent Decision Technologies 2016, juin, 2016, 3-14, Espagne
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  • Date de création : 19 Décembre 2012
    MIRADOC 2011 : Journées doctorales du laboratoire Miracl. Décembre 2011. Touzeur , Tunisie
  • Date de création : 19 Décembre 2012
    MIRADOC’2010, Rencontre Doctorale de Miracl Date : 19-22 décembre 2010. Lieu: Douz , Tunisie
  • Date de création : 19 Décembre 2012
    Les 2éme Journées sur les Réseaux Bayésiens et leurs Applications Date et lieu : octobre 2011, Sfax, Tunisie. Abstract The Bayesian Networks are graphical models that are easy to interpret and update. These models are useful if the knowledge is uncertain, but they lack some means to express ambiguity. To face this problem, we propose Fuzzy Evidence in Bayesian Networks and combine the Fuzzy Logic and Bayesian Network. This has allowed to benefit from mutual advantages of these two approaches, and to overcome the problem of data and observation ambiguity. This paper proposes an inference algorithm which uses the Bayesian Network and Fuzzy Logic reliability. This solution has been implemented, tested and evaluated in comparison with the existing methods.
  • Faiez Gargouri, Wassim Jaziri  Ontology Theory, Management and Design: Advanced Tools and Models ». IGI Global. ISBN-978-1-61520-   859-3. Mars 2010. Description Ontologies and formal representations of knowledge are extremely powerful tools for modeling and managing large applications in several domains ranging from knowledge engineering, to data mining, to the semantic web. Ontology Theory, Management and Design: Advanced Tools and Models, explores the wide range of applications for ontologies, while providing a complete view of the both the theory behind the design and the problems posed by the practical development and use of ontologies. This reference presents an in-depth and forward looking analysis of current research, illustrating the importance of this field and pointing toward to the future of knowledge engineering, management and information technology.  
  • Titre : Finite State Language Engineering Autheurs : BEN HAMADOU A., MESFAR S., SILBERZTEIN M.  ISBN : 978-9973-37602-2 Livre, Edition CPU, Tunis, 2010
  • Titre :  Les Systèmes décisionnels : Théorie et pratique Autheurs : BEN-ABDALLAH H., BOULMARKOUL A., BOUSSAID O., FEKI J., GARGOURI F. ISBN : 789973990020. Nombre des pages: 130 pages Livre, Nouha Editions, 2010.