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Mike Mc Tear

Professor

  • Shore Road, Jordanstown Campus

    BT37 0QB Newtownabbey

    United Kingdom

  • 635 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
19942018

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Research Output

  • 635 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 26 Conference contribution
  • 11 Article
  • 5 Chapter
  • 3 Book
2018

Exploring Patient Information Needs in Type 2 Diabetes: A Cross Sectional Study of Questions

Crangle, C., Bradley, C., Carlin, P., Esterhay, P., Harper, R., Kearney, P., McCarthy, V., Mc Tear, M., Savage, E., Wallace, J. G. & Tuttle, M., 16 Nov 2018, In : PLoS ONE.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
2017

The rise of the conversational interface: A new kid on the block?

McTear, M. F., 1 Jan 2017, Future and Emerging Trends in Language Technology: Machine Learning and Big Data - 2nd International Workshop, FETLT 2016, Revised Selected Papers. Quesada, J. F., Martin Mateos, F. J. & Lopez-Soto, T. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 38-49 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 10341 LNAI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

16 Citations (Scopus)

Towards a chatbot for digital counselling

Cameron, G., Cameron, D., Megaw, G., Bond, R., Mulvenna, M., O'Neil, S., Armour, C. & McTear, M., 8 Jun 2017, (Accepted/In press) Unknown Host Publication. Association for Computing Machinery, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)
2016

The conversational interface: Talking to smart devices

McTear, M., Callejas, Z. & Griol, D., 1 Jan 2016, Springer International Publishing. 422 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

107 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Intelligently Adaptive Mobile Interfaces for Older People

McCarthy, S., Sayers, HM., McKevitt, P., McTear, MF. & Coyle, K., 1 Jan 2015, Advanced Technological Solutions for E-health and Dementia Patient Monitoring. Xhafa, F., Moore, P. & Tadros, G. (eds.). Hershey, PA, USA, p. 36-61

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2010

Design of an Automated Voice Application for Home Monitoring of Diabetes

McTear, MF., Harper, R., Nicholl, P. & Wallace, JG., May 2010, Unknown Host Publication. SpeechTek Europe, 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Dialogue-Based Management of User Feedback in an Autonomous Preference Learning System

Lucas-Cuesta, J. M., Ferreiros, J., Aztiria, A., Augusto, J. C. & McTear, MF., 22 Jan 2010, Unknown Host Publication. INSTICC, p. 330-336 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Interactive storytelling with MemoryLane

McCarthy, S., Sayers, HM., McKevitt, P. & McTear, MF., Mar 2010, Unknown Host Publication. University of Ulster, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Spoken Dialogue Systems

Jokinen, K. & McTear, M., 2010, Morgan & Claypool Publishers. 151 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Open Access
19 Citations (Scopus)

The Role of Spoken Dialogue in User-Environment Interaction

McTear, M., 2010, Human-Centric Interfaces for Ambient Intelligence. Aghajan, H., López-Cózar Delgado, R. & Augusto, J. C. (eds.). Elsevier, p. 225-254

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

Artificial Intelligence

McTear, M., 2009, The Pragmatics Encyclopedia. Cummings, L. (ed.). Routledge, p. 23-25

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Computational Pragmatics

McTear, M., 2009, The Pragmatics Encyclopedia. Cummings, L. (ed.). Routledge, p. 71-74

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

MemoryLane: reminiscence for older adults

McCarthy, S., Sayers, HM., McKevitt, P. & McTear, MF., 5 Sep 2009, Unknown Host Publication. Mulvenna, MD., Astell, A., Zheng, HR. & Wright, T. (eds.). Technical University of Aachen (RWTH), Germany: CEUR Workshop Proceedings, Vol. 499. p. 22-27 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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3 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Recent developments, challenges and opportunities in spoken dialogue systems technology

McTear, M., Dec 2009, Unknown Host Publication. Universität Ulm, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The role of spoken language dialogue interaction in intelligent environments

Minker, W., Lopez-Cozar, R. & McTear, M., Jan 2009, In : Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments. 1, 1, p. 31-36

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Automated Phone Capture of Diabetes Patients Readings with Consultant Monitoring via the Web

Harper, R., Nicholl, P., McTear, M., Wallace, J., Black, L-A. & Kearney, P., 2008, Unknown Host Publication. Ulster University, p. 219-226 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

19 Citations (Scopus)

Editorial. Special Issue on ‘‘Evaluating new methods and models for advanced speech-based interactive systems”.

McTear, M., Jokinen, K. & Larson, J., Aug 2008, In : Speech Communication. 50, 8-9, p. 627-629

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Handling miscommunication in spoken dialogue systems: why bother?

McTear, M., 2008, Recent Trends in Discourse and Dialogue. Dybkjaer, L. & Minker, W. (eds.). Springer, p. 101-122

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Intelligent companions for older adults

McCarthy, S., Sayers, HM., McKevitt, P. & McTear, MF., Sep 2008, Unknown Host Publication. Goodman-Deane, J., Keith, S. & Whitney, G. (eds.). Engineering Design Centre, p. 23-24 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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26 Citations (Scopus)

MemoryLane - intelligent reminiscence for older adults

McCarthy, S., Sayers, HM., McKevitt, P. & McTear, MF., Sep 2008, Unknown Host Publication. McCarthy, J., Pitt, I. & Kirakowski, J. (eds.). Cork, Ireland, p. 86-92 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Spoken Language Understanding

de Mori, R., Bechet, F., Hakkani-Tur, D., McTear, M., Riccardi, G. & Tur, G., Sep 2008, In : IEEE Signal Processing Magazine. 25, 3, p. 50-58

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
80 Citations (Scopus)
2007

MemoryLane: An intelligent mobile companion for elderly users

McCarthy, S., McKevitt, P., McTear, MF. & Sayers, HM., Oct 2007, Unknown Host Publication. Muntean, G-M., Hofmann, M. & Nolan, B. (eds.). Blanchardstown, Dublin, Ireland: Technological University Dublin, p. 72-82 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Promoting Extension and Reuse in a Spoken Dialog Manager: An Evaluation of the Queen's Communicator

Hanna, P., O'Neill, I., Wootton, C. & McTear, M., 1 Jul 2007, In : Transactions on Speech and Language Processing (TSLP). 4, 3, p. 1-39

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
2006
2 Citations (Scopus)

Testing the performance of spoken dialogue systems by means of an artificially simulated user

Lopez-Cozar, R., Callejas, Z. & McTear, M., 2006, In : Artificial Intelligence Review. 26, 4, p. 291-323

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)
2005

An approach to Multi-Strategy Dialogue Management

Chu, S-W., O'Neill, I., Hanna, P. & McTear, MF., Sep 2005, Unknown Host Publication. p. 865-868 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

18 Citations (Scopus)

Developing Extensible and Reusable Spoken Dialogue Components: An Examination of the Queen’s Communicator

Hanna, P., O'Neill, I., Liu, X. & McTear, MF., Sep 2005, Unknown Host Publication. p. 1865-1868 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating the DI@L-log System on a Cohort of Elderly, Diabetic Patients: Results from a Preliminary Study

Black, LA., McTear, MF., Black, ND., Harper, R. & Lemon, M., Sep 2005, Unknown Host Publication. p. 821-824 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Citations (Scopus)

Handling errors and determining confirmation strategies – An object-based approach

McTear, M., O'Neill, IM., Hanna, P. & Liu, X., 1 Mar 2005, In : Speech Communication. 45, 3, p. 249-269

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
25 Citations (Scopus)

Implementing advanced spoken dialogue management in Java

O'Neill, IM., Hanna, P., Liu, X., Greer, D. & McTear, M., 1 Jan 2005, In : Science of Computer Programming. 54, 1, p. 99-124

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 Citations (Scopus)

Influences of Functional Dependencies on Bucket-Based Rewriting Algorithms

Bai, Q., Hong, J., Wang, H. & McTear, M., 2005, Unknown Host Publication. Springer, p. 368-379 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Introducing Technology into Process Appraisals

McCaffery, F., McTear, MF., Wilkie, FG. & McFall, D., Apr 2005, Unknown Host Publication. Klagenfurt, Austria: Österreichische Computer Gesellschaft, p. 115-116 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Power to the Patient, using DI@L-log

Black, LA., McTear, MF. & Black, ND., Jan 2005, In : Journal on Information Technology in Healthcare. 2, 6, p. 439-445

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2004

Cross Domain Dialogue Modelling: An Object-Based Approach

O'Neill, IM., Hanna, P., Liu, X. & McTear, MF., Oct 2004, Unknown Host Publication. South Korea: Sunjin Printing Co., p. 205-208 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

11 Citations (Scopus)

Moving Software Process Assessments into the 21st Century

McCaffery, F., McTear, MF., McFall, D. & Wilkie, FG., Sep 2004, Unknown Host Publication. Austria: SEA Publications, p. 3-4 (2 pages) 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The Voice-Logbook:Integrating Human Factors for a Chronic Care System

Black, LA., McTear, MF., Black, ND., Harper, R. & Lemon, M., Oct 2004, Unknown Host Publication. South Korea: Sunjin Printing Co., p. 1725-1728 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Handling errors and determining confirmation strategies - an object-based approach

McTear, MF., O'Neill, I., Hanna, P. & Liu, X., Aug 2003, Unknown Host Publication. p. 129-132 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Query Rewriting in the Presence of Functional Dependencies with Lossless Join Decomposition

qbai, Q., Hong, J. & McTear, MF., Sep 2003, Unknown Host Publication. p. 325-334 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Query Rewriting Using Views in the Presence of Inclusion Dependencies

Qbai, Q., Hong, J. & McTear, MF., Nov 2003, Unknown Host Publication. p. 134-138 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Scalable Query Reformulation Using Views in the Presence of Functional Dependencies

Qbai, Q., Hong, J. & McTear, MF., Aug 2003, Unknown Host Publication. Springer, p. 471-478 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

The Queen's Communicator: An Object-Oriented Dialogue Manager

O'Neill, I., Hanna, P., Liu, X. & McTear, MF., Sep 2003, Unknown Host Publication. p. 593-596 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

15 Citations (Scopus)
2002

A pragmatic confirmation mechanism for an object-based spoken dialogue manager

O'Neill, IM. & McTear, MF., Sep 2002, Unknown Host Publication. p. 2045-2048 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
214 Citations (Scopus)
1994

Knowledge Engineering for Practical Applications

Mulvenna, M., Ye, P., McTear, M. & Murphy, M., 1 Aug 1994, (Accepted/In press) Unknown Host Publication. ELITE-Foundation, 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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