Main research interests concern data models for semi-structured data and information retrieval methodologies.
Main research contributions are within the field of "Information Retrieval" and "Information Extraction".
It's a Starting Grants project sponsored by University of Padua and
di Risparmio di Padova e di Rovigo. The project aims to promote the development and evolution of user-oriented keyword based search systems for structured data by defining and implementing large, open, public and sustainable evaluation activities.
DAKKAR is a joint project with Department of Engineering "Enzo Ferrari", University of Modena and Reggio Emilia; Department of Computer, Control, and Management Engineering "Antonio Ruberti",
Sapienza University of Rome.