I am a Software Engineer @ Cliqz GmbH in Munich.

I worked as a Senior Developer @ Tiscali S.P.A. on the web search engine www.istella.it
I got a Ph.D. in Computer Science with a thesis on Information Retrieval at the University Ca' Foscari of Venice.

My areas of interest comprise (Distributed) Information Retrieval, Web Search, Web Mining, Big Data, Machine Learning and Data Structures.


Last Activities and responsibilities

  • Research around NLP problems to develop and improve a Web Spell Checker
  • Improve efficiency and effectiveness of Web Search Engines
  • Boilerplate recognition on HTML pages
  • Text summarization

See my Publications
or my Projects
or my Curriculum Vitae


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“Should array indices start at 0 or 1? My compromise of 0.5 was rejected without, I thought, proper consideration.” — Stan Kelly-Bootle