Publications

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List of academic publications

Current research interests: geospatial palaeontology, machine learning applications to bioanthropology, geometric morphometrics, hominin origins

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Scientific Papers

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Curate F. 2019. CADOES: An interactive machine-learning approach for sex estimation with the pelvis. Forensic Science International, 302:109873.

Ammer S, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Cunha E. 2019. Outline Shape Analysis on the Trochlear Constriction and Olecranon Fossa of the Humerus: Insights for Sex Estimation and a New Computational Tool. Journal of Forensic Sciences, 64(6):1788–1795.

Vilas-Boas D, Wasterlain SN, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Gonçalves D. 2019. SPINNE: An app for human vertebral height estimation based on artificial neural networks. Forensic Science International. 298:121–130.

Ferreira MT, Coelho C, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Wasterlain SN. 2018. New data about sex and age-at-death based on the postcranial skeleton of the enslaved adult Africans found at Lagos, Portugal (15th-17th centuries). Cadernos do GEEvH, 7(1):7–16.

Silva A, Tomé T, Cunha C, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Valera A, Filipe V, Scott GR. 2018. Unilateral absence of mandibular condyle in a Bronze Age male skeleton from Portugal. International Journal of Paleopathology, 22: 168–172.

Scott GR, Pilloud M, Navega D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Cunha E, Irish J. 2018. rASUDAS: A New Web-Based Application for Estimating Ancestry from Tooth Morphology. Forensic Anthropology, 1:18–31.

Gonçalves D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Amarante A, Makhoul C, Oliveira-Santos I, Navega D, Cunha E. 2018. Dead weight: Validation of mass regression equations on experimentally burned skeletal remains to assess skeleton completeness. Science & Justice, 58:2–6.

Navega D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Cunha E, Curate F. 2018. DXAGE: A New Method for Age at Death Estimation Based on Femoral Bone Mineral Density and Artificial Neural Networks. Journal of Forensic Sciences, 63(2): 497–503.

Makhoul C, Amarante A, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Almeida M, Parker SF, Ferreira MT, Viegas DX, Marques M, de Carvalho LB, Gonçalves D, Cunha E. 2017. Experimental burning and real fire scenarios: Are they comparable in terms of chemical anthropology? La Revue de Médecine Légale, 8(4): 187.

Gonçalves D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Acosta MA, Coelho C, Curate F, Ferreira MT, Gouveia M, Makhoul C, Pinto D, Oliveira-Santos I, Vassalo AR, Navega D, Cunha E. 2016. One for all and all for one: Linear regression from the mass of individual bones to assess human skeletal mass completeness: Linear Regression of Human Skeletal Mass. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 160:427–432.

Curate F, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Gonçalves D, Coelho C, Ferreira MT, Navega D, Cunha E. 2016. A method for sex estimation using the proximal femur. Forensic Science International, 266:579.e1–7.

Andrade B, Dias P, Coelho C, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Wasterlain SN, Ferreira MT, Santos BS. 2016. Towards automatic non-metric traits analysis on 3D models of skulls. In: 23rd Portuguese Meeting on Computer Graphics and Interaction (EPCGI):1–7. DOI: 10.1109/EPCGI.2016.7851196

Scientific Conferences

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Braun DR, Bobe R, Anemone RL, Carvalho S. A MaxEnt approach to estimate the likelihood of finding new fossil sites in Lake Turkana, Kenya, using satellite images. 9th Annual European Society for the study of Human Evolution meeting, Liège, Belgium, 2019 (Poster).

Gabriel B, Makhoul C, d’Oliveira Coelho J, de Carvalho LB, Cunha E. Thermally induced changes: influence of duration of heat exposure on colorometry, morphometry and chemometrics. FASE – Forensic Anthropology Society of Europe Advanced Course in Forensic Anthropology and One-Day Symposium 2019, Brussels, Belgium, 2019 (Poster).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Anemone RL, Carvalho S. Filling gaps in primate evolution: machine learning approaches for automated fossil site discover in Gorongosa, Mozambique. European Federation for Primatology & the Primate Society of Great Britain Winter meeting. Oxford, United Kingdom, 2019 (Podium).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Anemone RL, Bobe R, Carvalho S. Let the computers do the surveying: applying support vector machines on spectral data to identify new fossiliferous deposits in Koobi Fora, Kenya. Paleoanthropology Society 2019 Meeting, Albuquerque, USA, 2019 (Poster).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Anemone RL, Carvalho S. Standing out in a crowd of trees: spectral outliers as predictors of fossiliferous outcrops in modern forests. Unravelling Human Origins 2019, York, United Kingdom, 2019 (Podium).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Anemone RL, Carvalho S. Fossil sites as landscape outliers: the potential of the dbscan clustering algorithm for detecting fossiliferous outcrops in forests. 16th Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie, Göttingen, Germany, 2019 (Poster).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Anemone R, Carvalho S. Finding the needle in a haystack: automating spectral remote searching for hominin fossil sites in Gorongosa, Mozambique. In: Proceedings of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution. 56. Faro, Portugal, 2018 (Poster).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Anemone R, Carvalho S. Why bother surveying? How automated search of fossil sites in Africa can help fill gaps in hominoid evolution. Abstracts of the 27th International Primatological Society Congress. Event–714. Nairobi, Kenya, 2018 (Podium presentation).

Ammer S, d’Oliveira Coelho J. Estimating Sex with Outline Shape Analysis of the Trochlear Constriction and the Olecranon Fossa. American Academy of Forensic Sciences 70th Annual Scientific Meeting, Seattle, USA, 2018 (Podium presentation).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Ammer S. Sex estimation based on outline shape analysis of the posterior distal humerus. MORPH 2017 - A Conference on the Archaeological Applications of Morphometrics, Aarhus, Denmark, 2017 (Podium presentation).

Ferreira MT, Coelho C, Rufino AI, Navega D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Wasterlain SN. Os Escravos do Valle da Gafaria: recuperar a identidade através dos ossos. Dia Internacional dos Museus, Viseu, Portugal, 2017 (Podium presentation).

Rodrigues H, Fagundes L, Ramos R, Galego O, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Caseiro-Alves F, Cunha E. Análise da mastóide, ouvido médio e ouvido interno em tomografia axial computarizada (TAC) - Possível contribuição para a identificação de cadáveres. 16º Congresso de Medicina Legal e Ciências Forenses, Coimbra, Portugal, 2017 (Podium presentation).

Navega D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Cunha E, Curate F. Estimativa da idade à morte com base na densidade mineral óssea do fémur proximal: uma abordagem com redes neuronais artificiais. III Conferência do Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal e Ciências Forenses, Coimbra, Portugal, 2016 (Poster).

Rufino AI, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D. A coleção PAVd’09 (Lagos): futuro e novas perspetivas. V Jornadas Portuguesas de Paleopatologia, Coimbra, Portugal, 2016 (Podium presentation).

Coelho C, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Andrade B, Dias P, Santos BS, Wasterlain SN, Ferreira MT. CraMs: uma ferramenta informática para a análise antropológica do crânio. III Conferência do Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal e Ciências Forenses, Coimbra, Portugal, 2016 (Poster).

Navega D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Cunha E, Curate, F. Estimativa da idade à morte com base na densidade mineral óssea do fémur proximal: uma abordagem com redes neuronais artificiais. III Conferência do Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal e Ciências Forenses, Coimbra, Portugal, 2016 (Poster).

Ferreira MT, Coelho C, Rufino AI, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Wasterlain SN. Os Escravos do Valle da Gafaria: novos dados e novas questões. A História e a Memória dos Escravos Africanos, Lagos, Portugal, 2016 (Podium presentation).

Navega D, Coelho C, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Vicente R, Ferreira MT, Wu J, Cunha E. AncesTrees: uma nova ferramenta para a avaliação da ancestralidade em Antropologia forense. I Congresso da Associação Portuguesa de Ciências Forenses, Porto, Portugal, 2016 (Podium presentation).

Gonçalves D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Makhoul C, Navega D, Cunha E. MassReg: An application to predict the skeleton mass of adult individuals in incomplete or poorly preserved assemblages of human remains. XXI Jornadas Mediterráneas de Medicina Legal, Badajoz, Spain, 2016 (Podium presentation).

Scott GR, Navega D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Cunha E, Irish JD. rASUDAS: A New Method for Estimating Ancestry from Tooth Crown and Root Morphology. The 85th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Atlanta, USA, 2016 (Podium presentation).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Gonçalves D, Makhoul C, Oliveira-Santos I, Navega D, Coelho C, Curate F, Ferreira MT, Cunha E. Retrodeformação morfológica em ossos queimados para estimar a forma prévia e condições de queima. II Conferência do Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal e Ciências Forenses, Coimbra, Portugal, 2015 (Podium presentation).

Navega D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Coelho C, Vicente R, Ferreira MT, Curate F, Cunha E. Teste do método Diagnose Sexualle Probabilistique (DSP) numa amostra da Coleção De Esqueletos Identificados do Século XXI. II Conferência do Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal e Ciências Forenses, Coimbra, Portugal, 2015 (Poster).

Curate F, Cunha E, Gonçalves D, Coelho C, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Ferreira MT, Navega D. Um novo método para a determinação do sexo a partir do Fémur Proximal. II Conferência do Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal e Ciências Forenses, Coimbra, Portugal, 2015 (Poster).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Cunha E. Evaluating the performance of classification algorithms for sex estimation through automated Procrustes configurations of 3D surface scans. FASE One Day Meeting (Symposium), Montepelllier, France, 2015 (Poster).

Gonçalves D, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Gouveia M, Makhoul C, Oliveira-Santos I, Vassalo AR, Santos AL, Carvalho LB, Cunha E. The Hot topic of burned human skeletal remains: Coimbra’s contribution to Forensic Anthropology. International Symposium on Anthropology and Natural Disasters, Coimbra, Portugal, 2015 (Poster).

d’Oliveira Coelho J, Navega D, Cunha E. Sex Diagnosis Through Automated 3D Geometric Morphometrics of the Tali Bones. II Bioanthropological Meeting, Coimbra, Portugal, 2015 (Poster).

Makhoul C, d’Oliveira Coelho J, Gouveia M, Oliveira-Santos I, Vassalo AR, Ferreira MT, Cunha E, Gonçalves D. The Protocol for the Preparation of Burned Identified Skeletons of the CEI/XXI Collection. II BioAnthropological Meeting, Coimbra, Portugal, 2015 (Poster).