Georgios Kouroupetroglou

Professor

Personal Homepage
http://speech.di.uoa.gr/koupe/koupe.html
Employer
University of Athens, Department of Informatics and Telecommunications ()
Email
koupe@di.uoa.gr

Professor Georgios Kouroupetroglou holds a B.Sc. in Physics and a Ph.D. in Informatics. He is member of the academic staff Department of Informatics, University of Athens, leader of the Speech and Accessibility Laboratory and head of the e-Accessibility Unit for Students with Disabilities. His current research interests focuses on the area of Computer Accessibility and Voice User Interfaces, as a part of the major domain of Human-Computer Interaction, with emphasis in: Accessible Computing, Spoken Dialogue Human Computer Interaction, Usability, VoiceWeb, Voice Agents, Voice Processing (analysis and synthesis of speech and singing), Computer Mediated Interpersonal Communication, Information Systems/Services and Assistive Technologies for Disabled and Elderly People, Music Computing; Singing Voice Analysis, Virtual Musical Istruments, and Byzantine Chanting Analysis and Synthesis, Gesture-based User Interfaces, and Information Technologies for Interactive Learning. He has actively participated in a numerous international and national research projects: in 32 projects he was the scientific responsible/ coordinator and in other 17 projects he was member of the scientific team. He has been reviewer / evaluator and member of working groups/ technical panels of various European Union's projects/ programs including the Information Society Technologies program.

Publication Statistics

Publication period start
2001
Publication period end
2011
Number of co-authors
46

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Publications

Tsonos, Dimitrios, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2011): Modeling Reader's Emotional State Response on Document's Typographic Elements. In Advances in Human-Computer Interaction, 2011 (0) pp. 1-18. http://downloads.hindawi.com/journals/ahci/2011/206983.pdf

Applications, A, Pino, Alexandros, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2010): ITHACA: An Open Source Framework for Building Component-Based Augmentative and Alternative. In ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, 2 (4) pp. 14. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1786774.1786775

Spiliotopoulos, Dimitris, Xydas, Gerasimos, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios, Argyropoulos, Vasilios, Ikospentaki, Kalliopi (2010): Auditory universal accessibility of data tables using naturally derived prosody specificat. In Universal Access in the Information Society, 9 (2) pp. 169-183. http://www.springerlink.com/content/f3733rp3715q7l26/

Spiliotopoulos, Dimitris, Petasis, G., Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2008): A Framework for Language-independent Analysis and Prosodic Feature Annotation of Text Corp. In Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, 5246 (0) pp. 517-524.

Papadopoulos, Konstantinos, Argyropoulos, Vassilios, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2008): Discrimination, perception and comprehension of synthetic speech by visually impaired stud. In Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, 102 (7) pp. 420-429. http://www.afb.org/jvib/jvibabstractNew.asp?articleid=jvib020705

Fellbaum, Klaus, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2008): Principles of Electronic Speech Processing with Applications for People with Disabilities. In Technology and Disability, 20 (2) pp. 55-85. http://iospress.metapress.com/content/hv601653227158n2/?p=769215d7f1fe4148b212fe9ad70847d2&pi=2

Freitas, Diamantino, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2008): Technologies for Blind and Low Vision Persons. In Technolgy and Disability, 20 (2) pp. 135-156. http://iospress.metapress.com/content/a4665u784r582844/?p=562839e51e0e4ae4a066d7405d6c1f8f&pi=7

Tsonos, Dimitris, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2008): Accessibility of Board and Presentations in the classroom: a Design-for-All Approach. In: Telehealth and Assistive Technologies TeleHealth/AT 2008 April 16-18, 2008, Baltimore, Maryland. pp. 13-18.

Tsonos, Dimitrios, Xydas, Gerasimos, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2007): Auditory Accessibility of Metadata in Books: A Design for All Approach. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Services, 4th International Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction, UAHCI 2007 Held as Part of HCI International 2007 Beijing, China, July 22-27, 2007 Proceedings, Part July 22-27, 2007, Beijing, China. pp. 436-445. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-73283-9_49

Argyropoulos, Vassilis, Papadopoulos, Konstantinos, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios, Xydas, Gerasimos, Katsoulis, Philippos (2007): Discrimination and Perception of the Acoustic Rendition of Texts by Blind People. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Services, 4th International Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction, UAHCI 2007 Held as Part of HCI International 2007 Beijing, China, July 22-27, 2007 Proceedings, Part July 22-27, 2007, Beijing, China. pp. 205-213. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-73283-9_24

Fourli-Kartsouni, Florendia, Slavakis, Konstantinos, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios, Theodoridis, Sergios (2007): A Bayesian Network Approach to Semantic Labelling of Text Formatting in XML Corpora of Doc. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Services, 4th International Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction, UAHCI 2007 Held as Part of HCI International 2007 Beijing, China, July 22-27, 2007 Proceedings, Part July 22-27, 2007, Beijing, China. pp. 299-308. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-73283-9_34

Tsonos, Dimitrios, Xydas, Gerasimos, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2007): A Methodology for Reader\'s Emotional State Extraction to Augment Expressions in Speech Sy. In: Proceedings of the 19th IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence Octomber 29-31, 2007, Patras, Greece. pp. 218-225. http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1336955.1337319&coll=GUIDE&dl=GUIDE&CFID=80788129&CFTOKEN=54195102

Xydas, Gerasimos, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2006): Tone-group F0 selection for modelling focus prominence in small-footprint speech synthesis. In Speech Communication, 48 (9) pp. 1057-1078. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleURL&_udi=B6V1C-4JCSJ1P-1&_user=10&_rdoc=1&_fmt=&_orig=search&_sort=d&view=c&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_userid=10&md5=7aa379ee7f3b48138e055bf07a80c28f

Xydas, Gerasimos, Spiliotopoulos, Dimitris, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2005): Modelling Improved Prosody Generation from High-Level Linguistically Annotated Corpora. In IEICE Transactions of Information and Systems, 0 (3) pp. 510-518. http://ietisy.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/E88-D/3/510

Xydas, G., Spiliotopoulos, Dimitris, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2003): Modelling Emphatic Events from Non-Speech Aware Documents in Speech Based User Interfaces. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction June 22-27, 2003, Crete, Greece. pp. 806-810.

Pino, A., Kalogeros, E., Salemis, E., Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2003): Brain Computer Interface Cursor Measures for Motion-impaired and Able-bodied Users. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction June 22-27, 2003, Crete, Greece. pp. 1462-1466.

Viglas, C., Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2003): e-AAC: Making Internet-based Interpersonal Communication and WWW Content Accessible for AA. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction June 22-27, 2003, Crete, Greece. pp. 276-280.

Kouroupetroglou, Georgios, Pino, Alexandros (2002): A new generation of communication aids under the ULYSSES component-based framework. In: Fifth Annual ACM Conference on Assistive Technologies , 2002, . pp. 218-225. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/638249.638289

Viglas, Constantinos, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2002): An Open Machine Translation System for Augmentative and Alternative Communication. In: Miesenberger, Klaus, Klaus, Joachim, Zagler, Wolfgang L. (eds.) ICCHP 2002 - Computers Helping People with Special Needs - 8th International Conference July 15-20, 2002, Linz, Austria. pp. 699-706. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/2398/23980699.htm

Kouroupetroglou, Georgios, Pino, Alexandros, Viglas, Constantinos (2001): Managing accessible user interfaces of multi-vendor components under the ULYSSES framework. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) HCI International 2001 - Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction August 5-10, 2001, New Orleans, USA. pp. 185-189.

Papataxiarhis, V., Riga, V., Nomikos, V., Sekkas, Odysseas, Kolomvatsos, K., Tsetsos, V., Papageorgas, P., Vourakis, S., Hadjiefthymiades, S., Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2009): MNISIKLIS: Indoor Location Based Services for All. In: "Location Based Services and TeleCartography - From Sensor Fusion to Context" Springer .

Kouroupetroglou, Georgios, Tsonos, D. (2008): Multimodal Accessibility of Documents. In: "Advances in Human-Computer Interaction" I-Tech Education and Publishing .

Tsonos, Dimitrios, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2008): A Methodology for the Extraction of Reader\'s Emotional State Triggered from Text Typography. In: "Tools in Artificial Intelligence" I-Tech Education and Publishing .

Efthimiou, Eleni, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (2011): Gestures in Embodied Communication and Human – Computer Interaction, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens,

Calder, Jo, Melengoglou, Alexander, Callaway, Charles, Not, Elena, Pianesi, Fabio, Androutsopoulos, Ion, Spyropoulos, Costantine, Xydas, Gerasimos, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios, Roussou, Maria (2005): Multilingual Personalized Information Objects. In: "Multimodal Intelligent Information Presentation" Springer .

(2010): Integrating Usability Engineering for Designing the Web Experience: Methodologies and Principles, Spiliotopoulos, Tasos, Papadopoulou, Panagiota, Martakos, Drakoulis, Kouroupetroglou, Georgios (eds.), Information Science Reference,