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Papers & Articles


  • Roberto Confaloniera, Matthew Yee-King, Katina Hazelden, Mark d'Inverno, Dave de
    Jonge, Nardine Osmaa, Carles Sierra, Leila Agmoud, Henri Prade; Engineering Multiuser Museum Interactives
    for Shared Cultural Experiences
    ; EAAI, 2015 (pdf)
  • Alfonso Perez-Carrillo; Josep Lluis Arcos; Marcelo Wanderley; Estimation of Guitar Fingering and Plucking Controls based on Multimodal Analysis of Motion, Audio and Musical Score, 11th International Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research (CMMR), Plymouth, UK, pp. 271-288, 2015 (pdf)
  • Martín, D. and Frantz, B. and Pachet, F.; Improving music composition through peer feedback: experiment and preliminary results; Workshop AI and Feedback, 24th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2015), Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2015 (pdf)
  • Dave de Jonge; Juan A. Rodríguez-Aguilar; Bruno Rosell; Carles Sierra; Infrastructures to Engineer Open Agent Environments by Means of Electronic Institutions; Agent Environments for Multi-Agent Systems, Ed. Danny Weyns and Fabien Michel; Springer, 2015 (pdf)
  • J. Loeckx; Musical Variation and Improvisation based on Multi-Resolution Representations; 11th International Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research (CMMR) Music, Mind, and Embodiment, Plymouth, United Kingdom, 2015 (pdf)
  • J. Loeckx; Beyond Mitchell: Multi-Objective Machine Learning - minimal entropy, energy and error; 11th Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC), Agadir, Morocco, 2015 (pdf)
  • J. Loeckx, Fluid Construction Grammar: a new computational paradigm for studying music and meaning, 5th International Workshop on Folk Music Analysis, Paris, 2015 (pdf)
  • Daniel Martin, Benjamin Frantz, François Pachet, Determining the impact of peer-feedback in lead sheet music composition; AI and Feedback Workshop, IJCAI 2015, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2015 (pdf)
  • Martín D. and Neullas T. and Pachet F.; Leadsheet JS: A Javascript Library for Online Lead Sheet Editing,TENOR Conference, 2015 (pdf)
  • Dave de Jonge; Carles Sierra; NB3: a Multilateral Negotiation Algorithm for Large, Non-linear Agreement Spaces with Limited Time; Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems, Springer US, 2015 (pdf)
  • Sankalp Gulati; Joan Serrà; Xavier Serra; An evaluation of methodologies for melodic similarity in audio recordings of Indian art music; IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Brisbane, Australia, 2015 (pdf)
  • Dave de Jonge; Carles Sierra; GANGSTER: an Automated Negotiator Applying Genetic Algorithms; Recent Advances in Agent-based Complex Automated Negotiation, Springer, 2015 (pdf)
  • Patricia Gutierrez; Nardine Osman; Carme Roig; Carles Sierra; Trust-Based Community Assessment; Pattern Recognition Letters, 2015 (pdf)
  • Nardine Osman; Alessandro Provetti; Carles Sierra; MORE: Merged Opinions Reputation Model; CoRR, 2015 (pdf)
  • Dave de Jonge; Carles Sierra; SIMPLE: a Language for the Specification of Protocols, Similar to Natural Language; The XIX International Workshop on Coordination, Organizations, Institutions and Norms in Multiagent Systems (COIN@AAMAS2015), Istanbul, 2015 (pdf)


  • Tomas Trescak, Carles Sierra, Simeon Simoff, Ramon Lopez de Mantaras; Dispute Resolution Using Argumentation-Based Mediation; Proceedings of the European Conference on Social Intelligence (ECSI-2014), Barcelona, Spain, 2014 (pdf)
  • Nardine Osman, Carles Sierra; A Roadmap for Self-Evolving Communities; Proceedings of the European Conference on Social Intelligence (ECSI-2014), Barcelona, Spain, 2014 (pdf)
  • Sankalp Gulati; Joan Serrà; Kaustuv K. Ganguli; Xavier Serra; Landmark detection in Hindustani music melodies; Proc. of the Int. Computer Music Conf. / Sound and Music Computing Conf. (ICMC/SMC), 2014 (pdf)
  • Nardine Osman; Alessandro Provetti; Valerio Riggi; Carles Sierra; MORE: Merged Opinions Reputation Model; 12th European Conference on Multi-Agent Systems, Prague, Czech Republic, 2014 (pdf)
  • Sankalp Gulati; Joan Serrà; Vignesh Ishwar; Xavier Serra; Mining melodic patterns in large audio collections of Indian art music; Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Signal Image Technology and Internet Based Systems (SITIS), Marrakech, Morocco, 2014 (pdf)
  • Dave de Jonge; Juan A. Rodríguez-Aguilar; Bruno Rosell and Carles Sierra, Infrastructures to engineer open environments as electronic institutions; E4MAS - 10 Years Later, IFAAMAS, Paris, France, 2014 (pdf)
  • Gopala K. Koduri; Vignesh Ishwar; Joan Serrà and Xavier Serra, Intonation analysis of ragas in Carnatic music; Journal of New Music Research, Special Issue on Computational Approaches to the Art Music Traditions of India and Turkey, Taylor and Francis, Volume 43, Issue 1, p.72-93, 2014 (pdf)
  • John Debenham and Carles Sierra, RANA: a Relationship-aware Negotiation Agent; Negotiation and Argumentation in Multi-agent Systems, Bentham Books, Lisbon, Portugal, p.233-253, 2014 (pdf)
  • Joan Serrà; Meinard Müller; Peter Grosche and Josep Lluis Arcos, Unsupervised music structure annotation by time series structure features and segment similarity; IEEE Trans. on Multimedia, Special Issue on Music Data Mining, IEEE, Volume 16, Issue 5, p.1229-1240, 2014 (pdf)
  • Frederic Font; Joan Serrà and Xavier Serra, Audio clip classification using social tags and the effect of tag expansion; Proc. of the AES Int. Conf. on Semantic Audio, London, UK, p.26, 2014 (pdf)
  • Frederic Font; Joan Serrà and Xavier Serra, Class-based tag recommendation and user-based evaluation in online audio clip sharing; Knowledge-Based Systems, Elsevier, Volume 67, p.305-314, 2014 (pdf)
  • Holger Billhardt; Alberto Fernandez; Lissette Lemus; Marin Lujak; Nardine Osman; Sascha Ossowski and Carles Sierra, Dynamic Coordination in Fleet Management Systems: Toward Smart Cyber Fleets; Intelligent Systems, IEEE, Volume 29, Issue 3, p.70-76, 2014 (pdf)
  • Daniel Martín and François Pachet, A javascript library for collaborative composition of leadsheets, Interactive Music Notation and Representation Workshop in NIME, 2014 (pdf)
  • Patricia Gutierrez, Nardine Osman and Carles Sierra, Collaborative Assessment; (Workshop on Feedback from Multimodal Interactions in Learning Management Systems (FFMI), London, UK), 2014 (pdf)
  • Nardine Osman, Patricia Gutierrez and Carles Sierra, Trustworthy Advice; 21st European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI-2014), Prague, Czech Republic, 2014 (pdf)
  • M. d'Inverno, A. Still, Creative Feedback: a manifesto for social learning, in Proceedings of the Workshops held at Educational Data Mining 2014 conference, EDM 2014, London, UK, July 4-7, 2014, CEUR workshop proceedings (pdf)
  • M. Yee-King ,M. d'Inverno, P. Noriega, Social machines for education driven by feedback agents, in Proceedings First International Workshop on the Multiagent Foundations of Social Computing, AAMAS-2014, Paris, France, May 6 2014 (pdf)
  • P. Noriega, M. d'Inverno, Crowd-Based Socio-Cognitive Systems , in Proceedings of the Sintelnet WG5 Workshop on Crowd Intelligence: Foundations, Methods, and Practices, CROWD 2014, Barcelona, Spain 8-9 Jan, 2014 (pdf)
  • M. Yee-King, M. Krivenski, H. Brenton, A. Grimalt-Reynes, M. d'Inverno. Designing educational social machines for effective feedback. 8th International Conference on e-learning. Lisbon, Portugal, 15-18 July, 2014 (pdf)
  • M. Yee-King ,M. d'Inverno. Pedagogical agents for social music learning in Crowd-based Socio-Cognitive Systems, in Proceedings First International Workshop on the Multiagent Foundations of Social Computing, AAMAS-2014, Paris, France May 6 2014 (pdf)
  • H. Brenton, M. Yee-King, A. Grimalt-Reynes, M. Gillies, M. Krivenski, M. d'Inverno. A social timelines for exchanging feedback about musical performances. British HCI Conference, Southport, UK, 9-12 Sep, 2014 (pdf)
  • J. McCormack, M. d'Inverno. Computers and Creativity: a Roadmap. AISB Symposium on Computational Creativity, AISB-2014, Goldsmiths, London, UK, April 1-4, 2014 (pdf)


  • Florian Metze; Xavier Anguera; Sebastian Ewert; Jort Gemmeke; Dorothea Kolossa; Emily Mower Provost; Björn Schuller and Joan Serrà, Learning of units and knowledge representation; Dagstuhl Seminar 13451: Computational Audio Analysis, Wadern, Germany, 2013 (pdf)
  • Joan Serrà; Álvaro Corral; Marián Boguñá; Martín Haro and Josep Lluis Arcos, Measuring quantitative trends in western popular music; CRM-Imperial College Workshop in Complex Systems, Bellaterra (Barcelona), Spain 2013
  • C. Chesñevar; Elsa Estevez; Carles Sierra andNardine Osman, E2 Participation: Electronically Empowering Citizens for Social Innovation through Agreement Technologies; 14th Annual International Conference on Digital Government Research, Québec, Canada, 2013 (pdf)
  • Ramon Lopez de Mantaras, Computational Creativity; ARBOR Ciencia, Pensamiento y Cultura, CSIC, Volume Vol. 189, Issue 764, 2013 (pdf)
  • Frederic Font; Joan Serrà and Xavier Serra, Folksonomy-based tag recommendation for collaborative tagging systems; Int. Journal of Web Semantics and Information Systems, IGI Global, Volume 9, Issue 1, p.1-3, 2013 (pdf)
  • Peter Grosche; Meinard Müller; Joan Serrà, Towards cover group thumbnailing; ACM Int. Conf. on Multimedia (ACM-MM), ACM, Barcelona, p.613-616, 2013 (pdf)
  • Joan Serrà, Tan Hakan Özaslan and Josep Lluis Arcos, Note Onset Deviations as Musical Piece Signatures; PLoS ONE 8(7): e69268. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0069268 (article)
  • Nardine Osman; Carles Sierra and Marco Schorlemmer, Charters for Self-Evolving Communities; 11th European Workshop on Multi-agent Systems, EUMAS 2013,, Volume 1113, Toulouse, France, p.112-123, 2013 (pdf)
  • Joan Serra, What can we learn from massive music archives?; Dagstuhl Seminar 13451: Computational Audio Analysis, Wadern, Germany, 2013 (pdf)
  • Dave de Jonge, Bruno Rosell and Carles Sierra, Human Interactions in Electronic Institutions; Second International Conference on Agreement Technologies, August 1-2, 2013, Beijing, China (pdf)
  • Christian Uhle; Jonathan Driedger; Bernd Edler; Sebastian Ewert; Franz Graf; Gernot Kubin; Meinard Müller; Nobutaka Ono; Bryan Pardo and Joan Serrà, Source separation; Dagstuhl Seminar 13451: Computational Audio Analysis, Wadern, German y 2013 (pdf)
  • Dave de Jonge, Negotiation Algorithms for Large Agreement Spaces; Doctoral Consortium IJCAI-13 (pdf)
  • The computer as Music Critic, by Joan Serrà and Josep Lluís Arcos (The New York Times, Sunday Review)


  • Dave de Jonge; Negotiations over Large Agreement Spaces; Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 2015

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