As a Research and Innovation Project, the work done within the Coadapt project is on the cutting edge of science and technology.

Below you will find a list of scientific publications that are direct results of the research done in this project:


Härmä M, Shiri R, Ervasti J, Karhula K, Turunen J, Koskinen A, Ropponen A, Sallinen M. National recommendations for shift scheduling in healthcare: A 5-year prospective cohort study on working hour characteristics. Int J Nurs Stud, 2022;134, 104321. doi:10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2022. 

Shiri R, Turunen J, Karhula K, Koskinen A, Sallinen M, Ropponen A, Ervasti J, Härmä M. The association between the use of shift schedule evaluation tool with ergonomics recommendations and occupational injuries: A 4-year prospective cohort study among healthcare workers. Scand J Work Environ Health, 2022; Nov 8;4068. doi: 10.5271/sjweh.4068. [Online ahead of print.] 

Mousavi Seyed Mahed, Negro Roberto, Riccardi Giuseppe, “An Unsupervised Approach to Extract Life-Events from Personal Narratives in the Mental Health Domain” in Proceedings of the Eighth Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics, 29 July 2022.


Tucker P, Härmä M, Ojajärvi A, Kivimäki M, Leineweber L, Oksanen T, Salo P, Vahtera J, “Association of rotating shiftwork schedules and the use of prescribed sleep medication: a prospective cohort study”, Journal of Sleep Research, 5 February 2021.

Shiri R, Karhula K, Turunen J, Koskinen A, Ropponen A, Ervasti J, Kivimäki M, Härmä M. The Effect of Using Participatory Working Time Scheduling Software on Employee Well-Being and Workability: A Cohort Study Analysed as a Pseudo-Experiment. Healthcare (Basel), 2021; 9(10):1385. doi:10.3390/healthcare9101385

Chiara Rossato, Valeria Orso, Patrik Pluchino, Luciano Gamberini, “Adaptive Assembly Workstations and cobots: a qualitative assessment involving senior and adult workers“, in European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics (ECCE) 2021, 26 April 2021.

Rossato, C., Pluchino, P., Cellini, N., Gamberini, L., “Facing with collaborative robots. The subjective experience in senior and younger workers”, Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking; Special Issue – Human-Robot Confluence, 17 May 2021.

Carina Dantas, Karolina Mackiewicz, Valentina Tageo, Giulio Jacucci, Diana Guardado, Sofia Ortet, Iraklis Varlamis, Michail Maniadakis, Eva de Lera, João Quintas, Otilia Kocsis, Charalampos Vassiliou, “Benefits and Hurdles of AI In The Workplace – What Comes Next?”, in International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems (IJAE), June 2021.

Seyed Mahed Mousavi, Alessandra Cervone, Morena Danieli, Giuseppe Riccardi, “Would you like to tell me more? Generating a corpus of psychotherapy dialogues“, in n Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Natural Language Processing for Medical Conversations, June 2021.

Giulio Jacucci, Pedram Daee, Tung Vuong, Salvatore Andolina, Khalil Klouche, Mats Sjöberg, Tuukka Ruotsalo, Samuel Kaski, “Entity Recommendation for Everyday Digital Tasks”, ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 20 August 2021.

Rahman ShiriKati KarhulaJarno TurunenAki KoskinenAnnina RopponenJenni ErvastiMika KivimäkiMikko Härmä, “Working hours – Tracking the current and future trends“, in Healthcare, October 2021.

Anttila T, Härmä M, Oinas T, “Working hours – Tracking the current and future trends“, in Healthcare, October 2021.

Morena Danieli; Tommaso Ciulli, Seyed Mahed Mousavi, Giuseppe Riccardi, “A Conversational Artificial Intelligence Agent for a Mental Health Care App: Evaluation Study of Its Participatory Design“, in JMIR Publications, 12 December 2021.


Annina Ropponen, Aki Koskinen, Sampsa Puttonen, Mikko Härmä, “A case-crossover study of age group differences in objective working-hour characteristics and short sickness absence“, in Journal of Nursing Management, 9 March 2020.

Aniruddha Tammewar, Alessandra Cervone, Eva-Maria Messner , Giuseppe Riccardi, “Annotation of Emotion Carriers in Personal Narratives”, in Proceedings of the 12th Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2020), pages 1517-1525, 11-16 May 2020.


Karhula K, Hakola T, Koskinen A, Lallukka T, Ojajärvi A, Puttonen S, Oksanen T, Rahkonen O, Ropponen A, Härmä M, “Ageing shift workers’ sleep and working hour characteristics after implementing ergonomic shift scheduling rules”, in J Sleep Res, 21 May 2020.

Larsen, A. D., Ropponen, A., Hansen, J., Hansen, Å. M., Kolstad, H. A., Koskinen, A., Härmä, M. I., Garde, A. H., “Working time characteristics and long-term sickness absence: a large register-based study of Danish and Finnish nurses”, in International Journal Nurses Studies, 21 May 2020.

Alessandra Cervone, Giuseppe Riccardi, “Is this Dialogue Coherent? Learning from Dialogue Acts and Entities“, in ACL Anthology, 17 June 2020.

Kati Karhula, Jarno Turunen, Tarja Hakola, Anneli Ojajärvi, Sampsa Puttonen, Annina Ropponen, Mika Kivimäki, Mikko Härmä, “Facing with Collaborative Robots: The Subjective Experience in Senior and Younger Workers“, in Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Publishers, 24 June 2020.

Mingardi, M., Pluchino, P., Bacchin, D., Rossato, D., Gamberini, L., “Assessment of Implicit and Explicit Measures of Mental Workload in Working Situations: Implications for Industry 4.0 “, in Applied Sciences – Section Computing and Artificial Intelligence; Special Issue – Implicit and Explicit Human-Computer Interaction, 11 September 2020.

Jarno Turunen, Kati Karhula, Annina Ropponen, Aki Koskinen, Tarja Hakola, Sampsa Puttonen, Kari Hämäläinen, Jaakko Pehkonen, Mikko Härmäa, “The effects of using participatory working time scheduling software on sickness absence: A difference-in-differences study”, in International Journal of Nursing Studies, December 2020.


Andrei C. Coman , Koichiro Yoshino , Yukitoshi Murase , Satoshi Nakamura, Giuseppe Riccardi, “An Incremental Turn-Taking Model For Task-Oriented Dialog Systems“, in Proceedings of the 20th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, INTERSPEECH, 15-19 September 2019.

Aniruddha Tammewar , Alessandra Cervone , Eva-Maria Messner , Giuseppe Riccardi, “Modeling user context for valence prediction from narratives“, in Proceedings of the 20th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association, INTERSPEECH, 15-19 September 2019.