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PlayeRank: Data-driven Performance Evaluation and Player Ranking in Soccer via a Machine Learning Approach Paper Published in ACM TIST

2019/09/17

We are happy to announce that our paper PlayeRank: Data-driven Performance Evaluation and Player Ranking in Soccer via...

On Computing Entity Relatedness in Wikipedia, with Applications Paper Accepted at Knowledge-Based Systems

2019/09/15

We are happy to announce that our paper On Computing Entity Relatedness in Wikipedia, with Applications (by Marco Ponza,...

Multicriteria Data Structures and Algorithms: from compressed to learned indexes, and beyond

2019/05/14

The ever growing need to efficiently store, retrieve and analyze massive datasets, originated by very different...

Master Theses Available

2019/05/14

We invite highly motivated master’s students to join our research group for challenging research theses. The...

SWAT Paper Accepted at Wiley Computational Intelligence

2019/05/08

We are glad to announce that our paper Swat: A system for detecting salient Wikipedia entities in texts has been...

Brotli Paper Accepted at ACM TOIS

2019/01/10

We are glad to announce that our paper Brotli: A General-Purpose Data Compressor (with Google Zurich Research Team) has...

SMAPH Paper Accepted at ACM TOIS

2019/01/01

We are glad to announce that our paper SMAPH: A Piggyback Approach for Entity-Linking in Web Queries (with Google Zurich...

WISER Paper Accepted at Information Systems (Elsevier)

2018/12/20

We are glad to announce that our paper Wiser: A Semantic Approach for Expert Finding in Academia based on Entity Linking...

Entity-linking suite for texts, posts and queries

2018/08/12

After about eight years of algorithm design, software development and tuning, and large experimental tests I wish to...

2018 Educator Grant awards in Europe, the Middle East and Africa

2018/05/26

I’m proud and happy to announce the Google grant award for EMEA that I and Fabrizio Luccio got for our novel...