Talk by Fabio Crestani

An internationally recognized researcher in Information  Retrieval, Text Mining and Digital Libraries, Fabio Crestani is Professor at the Faculty of Informatics of the University of Lugano, Switzerland.

Fabio Crestani, University of Lugano / UC3M Chair of Excellence
"Me and my Research Group (in a few slides)"

Date: June 2, 2011
Time: 13:00-14:00
Place: Aula Sun (Edificio Sabatini, UC3M Leganés)
Local hosts: Ignacio Aedo and Paloma Diaz


In this short talk Fabio will give an overview of the current research activities of himself and his research group. The purpose is to present the group and foster some possible collaborations between the two research groups. It is just a short talk to break the ice.

Bio: Fabio Crestani is a Full Professor at the Faculty of Informatics of the University of Lugano in Switzerland since 2007. Before that he was Professor of Computer Sciences of the University of Strathclyde (UK) and at the University of Padova (Italy). In between he held research fellowships at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (UK), the International Computer Science Institute in Berkeley (USA), and the University of Glasgow (UK). He is an internationally recognised researcher in Information Retrieval, Text Mining and Digital Libraries having published over one hundred refereed publications on both theoretical and experimental aspects. Finally, since 2008 he is the editor-in-chief of Information Processing and Management, published by Elsevier.


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