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2018

  1. Luis A. Leiva. Responsive Text Summarization. Information Processing Letters, Vol. 130(1), 2018. DOI, PDF, Website.
  2. Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Martín-Albo, Réjean Plamondon. Gesture Synthesis for Human-Computer Interaction. Intl. Conf. on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (ICPRAI), 2018. Special Session on Lognormality.
  3. Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Martín-Albo, Réjean Plamondon, Radu-Daniel Vatavu. KeyTime: Super-Accurate Prediction of Stroke Gesture Production Times. Proceedings of the SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems (CHI), 2018. DOI.

2017

  1. Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Martín-Albo, Radu-Daniel Vatavu. Synthesizing Stroke Gestures Across User Populations: A Case for Users with Visual Impairments. Proceedings of the SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems (CHI), 2017. DOI, PDF.
  2. Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau. Polyglot Machine Translation. Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, Vol. 32(1), 2017. IOS Press. DOI, PDF.
  3. Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Martín-Albo, Réjean Plamondon. The Kinematic Theory Produces Actual Human-like Stroke Gestures. Interacting with Computers, 2017. Oxford University Press. DOI, PDF.
  4. Alejandro H. Toselli, Luis A. Leiva, Isabel Bordes-Cabrera, Celio Hernández-Tornero, Vicent Bosch, et al. Transcribing a 17th Century Botanical Manuscript: Longitudinal Evaluation of Document Layout Detection and Interactive Transcription. Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, 2017. Advance online publication. DOI.
  5. Luis A. Leiva. Large-Scale User Perception of Synthetic Stroke Gestures. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS), 2017. DOI, PDF.
  6. Emilio Granell, Luis A. Leiva. βTap: Back-of-Device Tap Input with Built-in Sensors. Proceedings of the Intl. Conf. on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI), 2017. Software demonstration. DOI, PDF, Website.

2016

  1. Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Martín-Albo, Réjean Plamondon. Gestures à Go Go: Authoring Synthetic Human-like Stroke Gestures Using the Kinematic Theory of Rapid Movements. ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, Vol. 7(2), 2016. ACM Press. DOI, PDF, Website.
  2. Daniel Martín-Albo, Luis A. Leiva, Jeff Huang, Réjean Plamondon. Strokes of Insight: User Intent Detection and Kinematic Compression of Mouse Cursor Trails. Information Processing & Management, Vol. 52(6), 2016. DOI, PDF.
  3. Daniel Martín-Albo, Luis A. Leiva. G3: Bootstrapping Stroke Gestures Design with Synthetic Samples and Built-in Recognizers. Proceedings of the Intl. Conf. on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI), 2016. Software demonstration. DOI, PDF, Website.
  4. Ioannis Arapakis, Luis A. Leiva. Predicting User Engagement with Direct Displays Using Mouse Cursor Information. Proceedings of the Intl. ACM SIGIR Conf. on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR), 2016. DOI, PDF.
  5. Daniel Martín-Albo, Luis A. Leiva, Réjean Plamondon. On the Design of Personal Digital Bodyguards: Impact of Hardware Resolution on Handwriting Analysis. Proceedings of the Intl. Conf. on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR), 2016. DOI, PDF.
  6. Emilio Granell, Luis A. Leiva. Less Is More: Efficient Back-of-Device Tap Input Detection Using Built-in Smartphone Sensors. Proceedings of the ACM Intl. Conf. on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (ISS), 2016. DOI, PDF, Website.

2015

  1. Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau, Verónica Romero, Alejandro H. Toselli, Enrique Vidal. Context-aware Gestures for Mixed-Initiative Text Editing UIs. Interacting with Computers, Vol. 27(6), 2015. Oxford University Press. DOI, PDF.
  2. Luis A. Leiva, Jeff Huang. Building a Better Mousetrap: Compressing Mouse Cursor Activity for Web Analytics. Information Processing & Management, Vol. 51(2), 2015. Elsevier. DOI, PDF, Website.
  3. Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau. Automatic Internationalization for Just In Time Localization of Web-based User Interfaces. ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, Vol. 22(3), 2015. ACM Press. DOI, PDF, Website.
  4. Luis A. Leiva, Alireza Sahami, Alejandro Catalá, Niels Henze, Albrecht Schmidt. Text Entry on Tiny QWERTY Soft Keyboards. Proceedings of the SIGCHI conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 2015. DOI, PDF, Website.
  5. Luis A. Leiva, Alireza Sahami, Alejandro Catalá, Niels Henze, Albrecht Schmidt. Error Auto-Correction Mechanisms on Tiny QWERTY Soft Keyboards. CHI Workshop on Text Entry on the Edge, 2015. PDF, Website.
  6. Luis A. Leiva, Francisco Álvaro. μcaptcha: Human Interaction Proofs Tailored to Touch-Capable Devices via Math Handwriting. International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, Vol. 31(7), 2015. Taylor & Francis. DOI, PDF, Website.
  7. Ioannis Arapakis, Luis A. Leiva, B. Barla Cambazoglu. Know Your Onions: Understanding the User Experience with the Knowledge Module in Web Search. Proceedings of the Intl. Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), 2015. DOI, PDF.

2014

  1. Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau. The Impact of Visual Contextualization on UI Localization. Proceedings of the SIGCHI conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 2014. DOI, PDF.
  2. Luis A. Leiva, Germán Sanchis-Trilles. Representatively Memorable: Sampling the Right Phrase Set to Get the Text Entry Experiment Right. Proceedings of the SIGCHI conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 2014. DOI, PDF, Website.
  3. Vicent Alabau, Luis A. Leiva. Proofreading Human Translations with an E-pen. Workshop on Humans and Computer-assisted Translation (HaCat), 2014. In conjuction with EACL'14. PDF.
  4. Vicent Alabau, Christian Buck, Michael Carl, Francisco Casacuberta, Mercedes García-Martínez, et al. CASMACAT: A Computer-assisted Translation Workbench. Proceedings of the 14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL), 2014. Software demonstration. PDF.
  5. Vicent Alabau, Luis A. Leiva. Collaborative Web UI Localization, or How to Build Feature-rich Multilingual Datasets. Proceedings of the 7th Annual Conference of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT), 2014. PDF.
  6. Luis A. Leiva, Alejandro Catalá. BoD Taps: An Improved Back-of-Device Authentication Technique on Smartphones. Proceedings of the 16th Intl. Conf. on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI), 2014. DOI, PDF, Demo.
  7. Alejandro Catalá, Luis A. Leiva. Back-of-Device Authentication with BoD Taps and Bod Shapes. Proceedings of the 16th Intl. Conf. on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI), 2014. Software demonstration. DOI, PDF, Demo.
  8. Germán Sanchis-Trilles, Luis A. Leiva. A Systematic Comparison of 3 Phrase Sampling Methods for Text Entry Experiments in 10 Languages. Proceedings of the 16th Intl. Conf. on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI), 2014. DOI, PDF, Website.
  9. Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau. On String Prioritization in Web-based User Interface Localization. Proceedings of the 15th Intl. Conf. on Web Information System Engineering (WISE), 2014. LNCS 8787. DOI, PDF, Website, Software.

2013

  1. Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau, Enrique Vidal. Error-proof, High-performance, and Context-aware Gestures for Interactive Text Edition. Proceedings of the 2013 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI EA), 2013. DOI, PDF.
  2. Luis A. Leiva, V. Javier Traver, Vicente Castelló. LiveThumbs: A Visual Aid for Web Page Revisitation. Proceedings of the 2013 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI EA), 2013. DOI, PDF.
  3. Luis A. Leiva, Enrique Vidal. Warped K-Means: An algorithm to cluster sequentially-distributed data. Information Sciences, Vol. 237(10), 2013. DOI, PDF.
  4. Jose-Miguel Benedí, Joan Andreu Sánchez, Luis A. Leiva, Ricardo Sánchez-Sáez, Mauricio Maca. Multimodal Interactive Parsing. Proceedings of the 6th Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (IbPRIA), 2013. DOI, PDF.
  5. Luis A. Leiva, Roberto Vivó. Web Browsing Behavior Analysis and Interactive Hypervideo. ACM Transactions on the Web, Vol. 7(4), 2013. DOI, PDF.
  6. Luis A. Leiva, Mauricio Villegas, Roberto Paredes. Relevant Clouds: Leveraging Relevance Feedback to Build Tag Clouds for Image Search. Proceedings of the Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum (CLEF), 2013. DOI, PDF.
  7. Vicent Alabau, Jesús González-Rubio, Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Ortiz-Martínez, Germán Sanchis-Trilles, et al. User Evaluation of Advanced Interaction Features for a Computer-Assisted Translation Workbench. Proceedings of the XIV Machine Translation Summit, 2013. PDF.

2012

  1. Luis A. Leiva, Enrique Vidal. Simple, Fast, and Accurate Clustering of Data Sequences. Proceedings of the 17th international conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI), 2012. DOI, PDF.
  2. Luis A. Leiva. Interaction-based User Interface Redesign. Proceedings of the 17th international conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI), 2012. DOI, PDF.
  3. Luis A. Leiva, Roberto Vivó. Interactive Hypervideo Visualization for Browsing Behavior Analysis. Proceedings of the 21st international conference companion on World Wide Web (WWW), 2012. DOI, PDF.
  4. Luis A. Leiva. ACE: An Adaptive CSS Engine for Web Pages and Web-based Applications. Proceedings of the WWW Dev Track, 2012. PDF.
  5. Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau. An Automatically Generated Interlanguage Tailored to Speakers of Minority but Culturally Influenced Languages. Proceedings of the 2012 ACM annual conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 2012. DOI, PDF.
  6. Luis A. Leiva. Automatic Web Design Refinements based on Collective User Behavior. Proceedings of the 2012 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI EA), 2012. DOI, PDF.
  7. Vicent Alabau, Luis A. Leiva. Transcribing Handwritten Text Images with a Word Soup Game. Proceedings of the 2012 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI EA), 2012. DOI, PDF.
  8. Vicent Alabau, Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Ortiz-Martínez, Francisco Casacuberta. User Evaluation of Interactive Machine Translation Systems. Proceedings of the European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT), 2012. PDF.
  9. Luis A. Leiva, Matthias Böhmer, Sven Gehring, Antonio Krüger. Back to the App: The Costs of Mobile Application Interruptions. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI), 2012. DOI, PDF.

2011

  1. Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau, Verónica Romero, Franco M. Segarra, Ricardo Sánchez-Sáez, et al. Prototypes and Demonstrators. Multimodal Interactive Pattern Recognition and Applications. Alejandro H. Toselli, Enrique Vidal, Francisco Casacuberta (Editors). Springer, 1st Edition. June, 2011. DOI, PDF.
  2. Franco M. Segarra, Luis A. Leiva, Roberto Paredes. A Relevant Image Search Engine with Late Fusion: Mixing the Roles of Textual and Visual Descriptors. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI), 2011. DOI, PDF.
  3. Daniel Ortiz-Martí­nez, Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau, Ismael García-Varea, Francisco Casacuberta. An Interactive Machine Translation System with Online Learning. Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (ACL-HLT), 2011. DOI, PDF.
  4. Luis A. Leiva. MouseHints: Easing Task Switching in Parallel Browsing. Proceedings of the 2011 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI EA), 2011. DOI, PDF.
  5. Luis A. Leiva. Mining the Browsing Context: Discovering Interaction Profiles via Behavioral Clustering. Adjunct Proceedings of the 19th conference on User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization (UMAP), 2011. PDF.
  6. Luis A. Leiva, Verónica Romero, Alejandro H. Toselli, Enrique Vidal. Evaluating an Interactive-Predictive Paradigm on Handwriting Transcription: A Case Study and Lessons Learned. Proceedings of the 35th Annual IEEE Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 2011. DOI, PDF.
  7. Luis A. Leiva, Enrique Vidal. Revisiting the K-means Algorithm for Fast Trajectory Segmentation. Proceedings of the 38th International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques (SIGGRAPH), 2011. DOI, PDF.
  8. Luis A. Leiva. Restyling Website Design via Touch-based Interactions. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI), 2011. DOI, PDF.
  9. Luis A. Leiva, Mauricio Villegas, Roberto Paredes. Query Refinement Suggestion in Multimodal Interactive Image Retrieval. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI), 2011. DOI, PDF.

2010

  1. Daniel Ortiz-Martinez, Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau, Francisco Casacuberta. Interactive Machine Translation using a Web-based Architecture. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI), 2010. DOI, PDF.
  2. Ricardo Sanchez-Saez, Luis A. Leiva, Joan Andreu Sanchez, Jose Miguel Benedi. Interactive Predictive Parsing using a Web-based Architecture. Proceedings of the 11th Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (NAACL), 2010. DOI, PDF.
  3. Luis A. Leiva, Enrique Vidal. Assessing user's interactions for clustering web documents: a pragmatic approach. Proceedings of the 21st ACM conference on Hypertext and hypermedia, 2010. DOI, PDF.
  4. Ricardo Sanchez-Saez, Luis A. Leiva, Joan Andreu Sanchez, Jose Miguel Benedi. IPP-Ann: An Interactive Tool for Probabilistic Parsing. Workshops on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), 2010. DOI, PDF.
  5. Ricardo Sanchez-Saez, Luis A. Leiva, Joan Andreu Sanchez, Jose Miguel Benedi. Seamless Tree Binarization for Interactive Predictive Parsing. Proceedings of VI Jornadas en Tecnologia del Habla (FALA), 2010. PDF.
  6. Ricardo Sanchez-Saez, Luis A. Leiva, Joan Andreu Sanchez, Jose Miguel Benedi. Interactive Predictive Parsing Framework for the Spanish Language. Sociedad Española para el Procesamiento del Lenguaje Natural, Vol. 45(1), 2010. DOI, PDF.
  7. Vicent Alabau, Jose Miguel Benedi, Francisco Casacuberta, Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Ortiz-Martinez, et al. CAT-API Framework Prototypes. Workshops on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), 2010. DOI, PDF.
  8. Vicent Alabau, Francisco Casacuberta, Luis A. Leiva, Daniel Ortiz-Martinez, German Sanchis-Trilles. Sistema web para la traduccion automatica interactiva. Actas del XI Congreso Internacional de Interaccin Persona Ordenador (INTERACCION), 2010. PDF.

2009

  1. Veronica Romero, Luis A. Leiva, Alejandro H. Toselli, Enrique Vidal. Interactive Multimodal Transcription of Text Images Using a Web-based Demo System. Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI), 2009. DOI, PDF.
  2. Veronica Romero, Luis A. Leiva, Vicent Alabau, Alejandro H. Toselli, Enrique Vidal. A Web-based Demo to Interactive Multimodal Transcription of Historic Text Images. Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Digital Libraries (ECDL), Springer-Verlag, 2009. DOI, PDF.